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Guide to the Alphonse Antoine Delepine Papers, 1850-1852
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Alphonse Antoine Delepine Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1850-1852
    Box Number: 187
    Creator: Delepine, Alphonse Antoine, 1824-1886
    Repository: California State Library
    Sacramento, California
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information



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    Please credit California State Library.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to California State Library. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing. Permission for publication is given on behalf of California State Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Alphonse Antoine Delepine Papers, California State Library.

    Access Points

    Delepine, Alphonse Antoine, 1824-1886
    Voyages to the Pacific coast
    Indians of North America--California


    Travel itinerary, correspondence. Original manuscript material is in French; all having been translated into English except a marriage license and about one page of travels. Translation includes material the library did not receive in French.


    Delephine was born in Paris in 1823/24? He was a member of the Jacques Araga Company of speculators and travelled with thme via Cape Horn on the l'Edouard arriving in California in 1848 or 1849. He was later captured by Indians. Although a physician by profession and a student of law, he followed neither of these professions and died in Versailles, France in 1886.


    • Delepine, Alphonse Antoine, 1824-1886

    Material Transferred from the Collection


    • To my children : a simple narrative of my travels. Translated into English by the Rev. C. R. Delepine of Hood. 2 copies. (c*F 865 D38)