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Eaton family papers, 1862-1906.
BANC MSS C-B 538LOCAL
Collection Overview

Title:

Eaton family papers, 1862-1906

Creator/Contributor:

Eaton family., creator

Creator/Contributor:

Eaton, Willard Gould, 1821-1865, Correspondent

Creator/Contributor:

Daniels, Vesta Marie Eaton Smith, -1926, Correspondent

Creator/Contributor:

Merrifield, Elton E.

Abstract:

Includes 13 letters, May 25, 1862-Sept. 23, 1864, written by Col. Willard Gould Eaton, 13th Michigan infantry, from Tennessee, and a memorial brochure published for his regiment; 3 letters, May, 1906, from his daughter, Mrs. Vesta Daniels, to her daughter and grandson, Elton E. Merrifield, describing conditions as refugees from San Francisco; and genealogical information.

Date:

1862 (issued)

Subject:

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Women -- California
Women
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories -- Michigan Infantry -- 13th regiment
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Earthquake and fire, 1906
√Čtats-Unis -- Histoire -- 1861-1865 (Guerre de S√©cession)
California
California -- San Francisco
United States

Note:

Also available on microfilm.
Pictures transferred to the Pictorial Collections of the Bancroft Library.

Type:

Family papers.
History.
Genealogies.

Physical Description:

1 portfolio
1 microfilm reel : negative (Rich. 808:3) and positive

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS C-B 538LOCAL

Origin:

California