Title:George Chismore papers : typed transcripts, 1840-[ca. 1900] (bulk 1866-1881)
Creator/Contributor:Chismore, George., creator
Logbook of "a trip among the Siwash of British Columbia" (August 31-September 28, 1866), on the way to join, as surgeon, the
Western Union Telegraph Company's expedition for the Russian Extension; record of a hunting trip to Old Tongass, March 3-9,
1870, and of a prospecting trip in British Columbia, June 25-July 20, 1870; a paper read before the Geographical Society of
the Pacific in 1881, "From the Nass to the Skeena [Stikine]." An obituary clipping relates to Dr. Chismore's practice of medicine
in San Francisco after 1873.
Subject:Western Union Telegraph Expedition (1865-1867)
Indians of North America -- British Columbia
Telegraph -- Alaska
Alaska -- Social life and customs
Also available on microfilm with call number BANC FILM 2102.
3 v. ; 28 cm.
1 microfilm reel : negative (Rich. 855:5) and postive.
BANC FILM 2102
BANC MSS P-K 219 v.2
BANC MSS P-K 219 v.1
BANC MSS P-K 219 v.3