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Finding aid of the Rollin Mallory Daggett Papers C057943
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  • Conditions Governing Access note
  • Conditions Governing Use note
  • Preferred Citation note
  • Donor
  • Biographical/Historical note
  • Scope and Contents note
  • Existence and Location of Originals note

  • Title: Daggett, Rollin Mallory Papers
    Identifier/Call Number: C057943
    Contributing Institution: Society of California Pioneers
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 1.0 folder (1 item)
    Date: 1881
    Abstract: This folder contains a poem from 1881 written by Daggett entitled “My New Year’s Guests.”
    creator: Daggett, Rollin Mallory, 1831-1901

    Conditions Governing Access note

    Collection open for research.

    Conditions Governing Use note

    There are no restrictions on access.

    Preferred Citation note

    Rollin Mallory Daggett Papers. The Society of California Pioneers.


    Donor and date of acquisition unknown.

    Biographical/Historical note

    Daggett was born in Richville, NY and died in San Francisco, CA. He came to California in 1849 to become a miner. By 1852 he was involved with several Bay Area newspapers. He moved to Virginia City, NV in 1862, and later became the Republican United States Representative for Nevada from 1879-1881. From 1882-1885 he was the United States Minister Resident to the Kingdom of Hawaii. He returned to San Francisco doing editorial work. His body is interred in Laurel Hill Cemetery.

    Scope and Contents note

    This folder contains a poem from 1881 written by Daggett entitled “My New Year’s Guests.”

    Existence and Location of Originals note

    The Society of California Pioneers, 300 Fourth Street, San Francisco, CA, 94107

    Subjects and Indexing Terms