Title:Biography of William McKendree Gwin and supporting documents : typescript,ALS,TLS,etc., 1856-1973
Creator/Contributor:Bloss, Roy S., creator
Creator/Contributor:Johnston, Geo. Pen (George Pen), Correspondent.
Creator/Contributor:Denver, James William, 1817-1892
Unpublished biography of William M. Gwin (482 p.) by Roy Bloss, accompanied by Bloss' research materials. These include letters
of research questions to librarians, archivists and others; responses to Bloss; correspondence between William Gwin (grandson
of W.M. Gwin) and Bloss; an original letter from Geo. Pen Johnston to Hon. J.W. Denver about politics and the Gwin/Broderick
race; items relating to William Gwin's (son of W.M. Gwin) career at West Point; and copies of articles relating to the Gwin
family. Also includes the printed speech of William H. Seward on the admission of California (1850).
Gwin, William McKendree -- 1805-1885
Broderick, David C. (David Colbreth) -- 1820-1859
California -- Politics and government -- 1850-1950
Pictorial material transferred to the Pictorial Collections of The Bancroft Library (BANC PIC 1998.070)
1 box (.4 linear ft.)
BANC MSS 98/154 c Box 1