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Cole family letters, 1865-1951 (bulk 1865-1896)
SPC.00009
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Title:

Cole family letters, 1865-1951 (bulk 1865-1896)

Creator/Contributor:

Cole, Justus H., (1828-1922), creator, creator.

Creator/Contributor:

Cole, Priscilla Livingston, (1838-1926)

Abstract:

This collection contains the letters of the Cole family, who resided in Salt Point Township. Most of the letters are addressed to Priscilla Livingston Cole (1838-1926). On one envelope was handwritten "letters of Grandma Coles." There are three letters written from Justus Hull Cole (1828-1922) to his wife, Priscilla. One letter is addressed to Jim (James) Christensen, Priscilla Cole's son-in-law. Another document is a description of the wedding of James Christensen to Mary Violet Cole, which took place on August 12, 1896 at Fisherman's Bay in the Stewarts Point area.

Date:

1865 (issued)

Contents:

Sleeve 1: Miscellaneous letters -- Sleeve 2: Poem -- Sleeve 3: Letters from Justice to Priscilla -- Sleeve 4: Letter to Priscilla Cole from Sydney, AUS -- Sleeve 5: Written description of 1896 Cole/Christensen wedding

Subject:

n-us-ca
Cole family
Cole family -- Correspondence
Genealogy -- California -- Sonoma County

Note:

Repository: History & Genealogy Library, Sonoma County Library, Collection no. SPC.00009.
This collection is unprocessed. Please contact the Sonoma County History & Genealogy Library for access; for contact info and current hours, see https://sonomalibrary.org/locations/sonoma-county-history-and-genealogy-library
Access: No restrictions. Available for research during Sonoma County History & Genealogy Library business hours (see https://sonomalibrary.org/locations/sonoma-county-history-and-genealogy-library for current hours).
Finding aid available online via the Online Archive of California.
Materials in English.
Gift: donor unknown
[Identification of item], Cole family letters, 1865-1951 (bulk 1865-1896). SPC.00009, History & Genealogy Library, Sonoma County Library, Santa Rosa, CA.
Collection does not circulate and may be photocopied or photographed by arrangement only.

Type:

Archival materials

Physical Description:

1

Language:

English

Identifier:

https://oac.cdlib.org/search?query=SPC.00009
SPC.00009

Origin:

No place, unknown, or undetermined

Copyright Note:

This collection is unprocessed. Please contact the Sonoma County History & Genealogy Library for access; for contact info and current hours, see
Access: No restrictions. Available for research during Sonoma County History & Genealogy Library business hours (see https://sonomalibrary.org/locations/sonoma-county-history-and-genealogy-library for current hours).
Collection does not circulate and may be photocopied or photographed by arrangement only.

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https://oac.cdlib.org/search?query=SPC.00009