Title:Lorena Hays personal journal : ms, 1852-1859
Creator/Contributor:Hays, Lorena L. (Lorena Lenity), 1826-, creator
Description of her trip across the plains to California in 1852. With this, photocopy of a typed transcript of the journal,
and genealogical information on the Hayes family.
Subject:Hays, Lorena L. (Lorena Lenity) -- 1826- -- Diaries
Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Women's narratives
Women -- West (U.S.) -- History -- 19th century -- Sources
West (U.S.) -- Description and travel
Lorena Hays personal journal, BANC MSS 86/15 c, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Gift; of Ellis E. Eckland; 19850822.
Lorena Hays came to California with her mother in 1852. They settled in Sarrahsville, Amador County, and opened a boarding
BANC MSS 86/15 c v.1