This collection includes correspondence, family photographs, writings, ephemera and realia related to the prominent Porter
and Sesnon families of Santa Cruz, California.
The Porter legacy in California stretches back to the Gold Rush Era, when a trio of Porter cousins, George K., John T., and
Edward F. "Ned" Porter, made their way from New England to Santa Cruz County and engaged in a wide array of entrepreneurial
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