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Helen Harding Bretnor papers, 1955-1961
BANC MSS 86/106 c box 1; BANC MSS 86/106 c box 2
Collection Overview

Title:

Helen Harding Bretnor papers, 1955-1961

Creator/Contributor:

Bretnor, Helen Harding., creator

Creator/Contributor:

Knopf, Alfred A., 1892-1984

Creator/Contributor:

Morgan, Dale L. (Dale Lowell), 1914-1971

Creator/Contributor:

Perlot, Jean-Nicolas, 1823-1900

Creator/Contributor:

Oregon Historical Society

Abstract:

Box 1 relates primarily to her translation of Jean Nicolas Perlot's autobiography, Gold Seeker. Included is correspondence with Alfred A. Knopf, Dale L. Morgan, Ghislaine LeJeune (Perlot's granddaughter) and others; notes; a photocopy of her manuscript, and several reviews of the book. Box 2 contains typescript drafts which are indexes of the writings of nine California Franciscan priests.

Date:

1955 (issued)

Subject:

Durán, Narciso -- 1776-1846 -- Bibliography
Lasuén, Fermín Francisco de -- 1736-1803 -- Bibliography
Palóu, Francisco -- 1723-1789 -- Bibliography
Payeras, Mariano -- 1769-1823 -- Bibliography
Tapis, Estevan -- 1754-1825 -- Bibliography
Franciscans -- California -- Bibliography
Gold mines and mining -- California
Missions -- California -- Bibliography
Sanchez, Jose Antonio, d. 1843- -- Bibliography
Sarria, Vicente Francisco de, 1767-1835 -- Bibliography
Serra, Junipero, 1713-1784 -- Bibliography
Señan, Jose Francisco de Paula, 1760-1823 -- Bibliography

Type:

Manuscripts for publication.
Autobiographies.

Physical Description:

2 boxes (.6 linear ft.).

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 86/106 c box 1
BANC MSS 86/106 c box 2

Origin:

California