Finding aid of the John H. Lick Diary C058689
Finding aid prepared by C. Miller
Society of California PioneersJuly 21, 2011
300 Fourth Street
San Francisco, CA, 94107-1272
Title: Lick, John H. Diary
Identifier/Call Number: C058689
Contributing Institution: Society of California Pioneers
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.0 folder (1 item)
creator: Lick, John H.
John Henry Lick was born 06/30/1818 in Fredricksburg, Pennsylvania. The son of Pioneer James Lick, he arrived in California 06/16/1855 aboard the vessel "John L. Stephen." He spent many years as a notary public in San Francisco and in the Nevada territory. He died 10/22/1891 in Lickdale, Pennsylvania.
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The Society of California Pioneers, 300 Fourth Street, San Francisco, CA, 94107
Diary of daily activities and weather, 01/22/1856 – 09/12/1856. It includes first hand information about the San Francisco earthquake of Feb. 15, 1856.
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John H. Lick Diary. The Society of California Pioneers.
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Subjects and Indexing Terms
San Francisco (Calif.)