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Graves family papers, [ca. 1850-1954]
BANC MSS 68/47 c FILM
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Title:

Graves family papers, [ca. 1850-1954]

Creator/Contributor:

Graves family., creator

Creator/Contributor:

Graves, Samuel, 1794-1880

Abstract:

Include journal kept by Samuel Graves, June-Aug. 1850, on his voyage to California around the Horn; extracts from the journal, with extended narrative, covering departure from New York, April 1850, to arrival in San Francisco in August, and departure in September for Panama as member of the crew; a paper, written by a member, on the Cayuga Joint Stock Company of 1849; biographical sketches written in memoriam of Hiram T. Graves, a 49'er; genealogy of the family; an account of the launching of the Oregon, Oct. 26, 1893, written by T.H. Henderson.

Date:

1850 (issued)

Subject:

Graves, Hiram T. (Hiram Throop) -- 1824-1902
Cayuga Joint Stock Company.
Oregon (Battleship)
Voyages to the Pacific coast
Gold mines and mining -- California
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Description and travel

Note:

Originals in: private possession.
FOR REFERENCE USE ONLY. Reproduction prohibited.

Type:

Diaries.
Autobiographies.
Biographies.
Genealogies.
Family papers.

Physical Description:

microfilm
1 microfilm reel : negative (Rich. 489:13) and positive.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 68/47 c FILM

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

FOR REFERENCE USE ONLY. Reproduction prohibited.