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Guide to the Isaac Perkins Papers, 1850-1852
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Isaac Perkins Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1850-1852
    Box Number: 279
    Creator: Perkins, Isaac
    Repository: California State Library
    Sacramento, California
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information



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    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], Isaac Perkins Papers, California State Library.

    Access Points

    Sacramento (Calif.)--History
    Perkins, Isaac


    Letters from Isaac Perkins to his brother Daniel in Salem, Mass.


    Isaac Perkins was born in Massachusetts February 2, 1816. He came to California in 1850 and became a general merchandise and lumber merchant in Sacramento. In 1867, he moved to San Joaquin County and started a flour mill. In later years, he was a banker in Modesto, where he died June 18, 1893.


    • Perkins, Isaac