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Guide to the Eleanor McKamy Papers, 1845-1901
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Eleanor McKamy Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1845-1901
    Box Number: 1053
    Creator: McKamy, Eleanor Pettey
    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], Eleanor McKamy Papers, California State Library.

    Access Points

    McKamy, Eleanor Pettey
    Frontier and pioneer life--California
    Pioneers--California--Kern County
    Pettey, Abigail


    Correspondence, funeral notices, memorabilia.


    Eleanor Pettey came to California in 1849 and married John McKamy in Stockton in 1852. She lived in Collegeville, Stockton and Gelnnville (Kern County). She died in Glennville in April of 1913.


    Major Correspondents

    • Pettey, Abigail

    Other Correspondents

    • Askins, Nancy
    • Askins, William
    • Collins, Lucretia
    • Hanks, E. A.
    • Miller, Z. B.
    • Paul, Sarah
    • Pettey, Hezekiah
    • Travelsted, J. N.
    • Travelsted, Sarah