Title:Alonzo A. Hill letters: San Francisco, Calif. to Comfort Searle, Rindge, N.H., 1851-1853
Creator/Contributor:Hill, Alonzo A., 1800-1871, creator
Creator/Contributor:Whitney, John C., fl. 1852
Contains 3 letters to a friend back home communicating the doings of other members of their company of miners and business
in San Francisco. By 1853 Hill has become a police officer in San Francisco, William Gill has returned to the states but is
planing a return to California, another is working as a clerk in Sacramento and another is still working in the mines near
Hangtown, Calif. Letter of July 12, 1852 also addressed to John C. Whitney.
Subject:Gold miners -- California
Gold mines and mining -- California
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Commerce
Purchase; from Wreden; in 1961.
Purchase; from James Smalldon Americana; in 2006.
BANC MSS 2007/66