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  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Title: Daingerfield Family Letters
    Creator: Daingerfield, William
    Creator: Daingerfield, Leroy
    Identifier/Call Number: M0004
    Identifier/Call Number: 141
    Physical Description: 62 item(s)
    Physical Description: .5 Linear Feet (1 box)
    Date (inclusive): 1850-1854

    Conditions Governing Access

    Open for research. Note that material must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use.

    Biographical / Historical

    Leroy Daingerfield and his brother William Daingerfield were early residents of northern California. Leroy was a miner and rancher and William was a lawyer and businessman.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Mrs. Janet Squires, 1958


    Page from catalog record: https://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/4082740

    Preferred Citation:

    [Identification of item] Daingerfield Family Letters, M004, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Scope and Contents

    This collection consists of letters from Leroy and William Daingerfield to their family in Harper's Ferry, Virginia. Letters are revealing of legal, mining, and business conditions of the time.

    Conditions Governing Use

    These materials are believed to be in the public domain. There are no restrictions on use of public domain materials.