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Finding aid of General John Charles Fremont Memorial Biography C058855
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Description
The memorial biography of John C. Fremont is 54 typed pages and bound, recalling his achievements as explorer of the unexplored territories of the Northwestern states, specifically his role in protecting California during the Mexican-American war. It records his life from birth in 1813 to death in 1890. It was written by two members of the Society of California Pioneers, W. B. Farwell, and W. F. Swasey.
Background
John C. Fremont was born in Savannah, Georgia, January 21st, 1813. Both his parents were native Virginians.
Extent
1.0 folder 1 typed book, 54 pages
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Availability
Collection open for research.