Title:James Madison Grover diary and papers, 1854-1905
Creator/Contributor:Grover, James Madison, 1834-1905, creator
Creator/Contributor:Sprague, Chloe H. Johnson.
Diary, 1854, of voyage, New York to California, via Nicaragua, on steamers, Prometheus and Pacific, and recollections (1905)
of voyage and experiences in San Francisco and Mokelumne Hill. Notes of family and early life, California associates, mining
ventures, Vigilance Committee of 1856, elections and J.C. Adams of grizzly bear fame. Also, letter (1878) from his aunt, Mrs.
Zebulon Sprague, at Stockton, Calif., giving news of family and friends. With biographical notes supplied by his son, Henry
Subject:Adams, Grizzly -- 1812-1860
San Francisco Committee of Vigilance of 1856.
Voyages to the Pacific coast
Mines and mineral resources -- California
Gold mines and mining -- Associations, institutions, etc
Elections -- California
San Francisco (Calif.) -- History
Calaveras County (Calif.) -- History
1 v. & 4 folders in one box.
BANC MSS C-F 93