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Guide to the Papers Relating to California Pioneers and to California History
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    Collection Title: Papers Relating to California Pioneers and to California History
    Collection Number: BANC MSS C-R 91
    Creator: Wolfe, Linnie Marsh, 1881-1945
    Extent: Number of containers: 2 boxes
    Repository: The Bancroft Library
    Berkeley, California 94720-6000
    Physical Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
    Abstract: A few autobiographical sketches collected by Mrs. Wolfe; research notes; transcripts of letters, diaries, and articles; occassional correspondence with families of pioneers, etc.

    Include material relating to the following people - John Marsh, Kimball family, John Muir, George C. Yount, Harlan family, Bret Harte, Morgan family, Mendenhall family, Nobles family, Norton family, and others; and to the following places - Concord, Crockett, Mt. Diablo, Pacheco, San Ramon and adjacent valleys, Antioch, Nortonville, Lake County, etc.

    Also: notes on some California land grants, Franciscan missions, gold rush, etc.
    Languages Represented: English

    Information for Researchers


    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to The Bancroft Library. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Public Services. Permission for publication is given on behalf of The Bancroft 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], Papers relating to California pioneers and to California history, BANC MSS C-R 91, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

    Material Cataloged Separately

    [Miscellaneous Correspondence Pertaining to the Publication of “The Victory” by Charles Keeler] removed to Keeler Family Papers,
    Identifier/Call Number: BANC MSS C-H 105,
    May 1960
    Printed copy of the Genealogical Chart of the Yount Family cataloged as
    Identifier/Call Number: xF864.Y6W3.