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Hoffmann, C. F. (Charles Frederick) Letters to Josiah Whitney and William H. Brewer, 1862-1910.
BANC MSS C-B 505 Box 1; BANC MSS C-B 505 Box 2
Collection Overview

Title:

Letters to Josiah Whitney and William H. Brewer, 1862-1910
History of science and technology collection

Creator/Contributor:

Hoffmann, C. F. (Charles Frederick), 1838-1913, creator

Abstract:

121 letters, 1862-1889, to Whitney, chiefly concerning cartography for the California Geological Survey. Notes of various surveys and personnel. Eleven personal letters, 1872-1910, to Brewer about his own activities and their mutual friends. Clippings and note of death of Galen Clark included.

Date:

1862 (issued)

Subject:

Clark, Galen -- 1814-1910
Whitney, J. D. (Josiah Dwight) -- 1819-1896
Brewer, William Henry -- 1828-1910
Geological Survey of California.

Note:

Included in: History of Science and Technology Collection.

Type:

Letters.
Clippings.
Notes.
Obituaries.

Physical Description:

133 items (2 boxes).

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS C-B 505 Box 1
BANC MSS C-B 505 Box 2

Origin:

California