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Charles S. Putnam letter to his sister : and related material, 1849 September 22-October 14.
BANC MSS C-B 547 box 1 (items 1-43)
Collection Overview

Title:

Charles S. Putnam letter to his sister: and related material, 1849 September 22-October 14

Creator/Contributor:

Putnam, Charles S., creator, correspondent.

Abstract:

Begun at "Pacific Ocean, Lat. 36, Long. 139" on voyage from New York, and ended after landing in San Francisco. Describes voyage and gives news of friends and fellow gold-seekers and economic conditions in California.
With explanatory note by Ernest C. Putnam, grandson.

Date:

1849 (issued)

Subject:

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Putnam, Charles S -- Correspondence
Voyages to the Pacific coast -- Personal narratives
Gold mines and mining -- California
Gold miners -- California -- Correspondence
Economic history
Voyages to the Pacific coast
California -- Economic conditions
California -- Gold discoveries
California -- History -- 1846-1850
California

Note:

Charles S. Putnam letter to his sister, BANC MSS C-B 547:39, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Original in: family possession.
In English.

Physical Description:

3

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS C-B 547 box 1 (items 1-43)

Origin:

California