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Guide to the Warner Family Papers, 1871-1901
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Warner Family Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1871-1901
    Box Number: 327
    Creator: Warner Family
    Repository: California State Library
    Sacramento, California
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information



    Conditions of Use

    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], Warner Family Papers, California State Library.

    Access Points

    Frontier and pioneer life-California.
    Warner family.
    Sweetland (Calif.)--History.


    Letters written by Mr. and Mrs. William Warner of Sweetland, Calif. to family members.


    Mr. and Mrs. Warner came overland to California in 1853 settling in Nevada City. Until 1870, the family moved frequently and William worked in sawmills throughout Placer County. In 1870, he opened a general merchandise store in Sweetland, California, where he remained until his wife died on January 8, 1897. He then lived in Oakland, California until his death May 30, 1905.


    Major Correspondents

    • Warner, William
    • Warner, Sarah Klingel

    Other Correspondents

    • Hunt, Elsie May