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George H. Goddard, 1969.
BANC MSS 70/64 c
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Title:

George H. Goddard, 1969

Creator/Contributor:

Shumate, Albert., creator

Abstract:

Two variants of revisions of his manuscript, published as The life of George Henry Goddard ..., Keepsake no. 17 of Friends of the Bancroft Library, BANC xf860.G618.S5. Account of Goddard's arrival in California, 1850; experiences during the Mariposa Indian War; mining and life at Columbia; sketches of California; exploration of the Sierras, mapping of the California boundary and planning routs for railroads; career as surveyor, civil engineer and architect. Included is discussion of Goddard's maps and a bibliography.

Date:

1969 (issued)

Subject:

California. -- Militia -- Mariposa Battalion
Indians -- Warfare -- California
Surveying -- California -- History -- Sources
Railroads -- California -- History -- Sources
Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.)

Physical Description:

1 portfolio.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 70/64 c

Origin:

California