Title:Henry Billington Packer letters, 1849-1858
Creator/Contributor:Packer, Henry Billington, 1823-1880, creator
Addressed to his fiancée and later his wife, Mary Elizabeth Judkins. Include letters (1850-1853) written en route overland
to California and from Sacramento and Downieville, describing his experiences there. Biographical sketch also included.
Subject:Overland journeys to the Pacific
Gold mines and mining -- California
California -- Description and travel
Originals in: private possession at time of reproduction.
BANC MSS 84/90 c