Title:Charles S. Putnam letter to his sister: and related material, 1849 September 22-October 14
Creator/Contributor:Putnam, Charles S., creator, correspondent.
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.
Putnam, Charles S -- Correspondence
Voyages to the Pacific coast -- Personal narratives
Gold mines and mining -- California
Gold miners -- California -- Correspondence
Voyages to the Pacific coast
California -- Economic conditions
California -- Gold discoveries
California -- History -- 1846-1850
Charles S. Putnam letter to his sister, BANC MSS C-B 547:39, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Original in: family possession.
BANC MSS C-B 547 box 1 (items 1-43)