Title:Hewitt family letters, 1850-1862
Creator/Contributor:Hewitt family., creator
Creator/Contributor:Hewitt, William S., Correspondent.
Creator/Contributor:Hewitt, Doreus, Correspondent.
Creator/Contributor:Randall, Phineas M., Correspondent.
Letters from William Hewitt to family members, written from Rio Casamondo and Sacramento, Calif., and from on board the steam
frigate Samson during the Civil War; from Doreus Hewitt, 1854, providing a account of a 34 day voyage from New York to San
Francisco via Nicaragua; and from Phineas M. Randall offering employment to one of the Hewitts.
Subject:Voyages to the Pacific coast -- Personal narratives
Sacramento (Calif.) -- History
BANC MSS 90/62 c