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Henry Billington Packer letters, 1849-1858.
BANC MSS 84/90 c
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Title:

Henry Billington Packer letters, 1849-1858

Creator/Contributor:

Packer, Henry Billington, 1823-1880, creator

Abstract:

Addressed to his fiancée and later his wife, Mary Elizabeth Judkins. Include letters (1850-1853) written en route overland to California and from Sacramento and Downieville, describing his experiences there. Biographical sketch also included.

Date:

1849 (issued)

Subject:

Overland journeys to the Pacific
Gold mines and mining -- California
California -- Description and travel

Note:

Photocopies.
Originals in: private possession at time of reproduction.

Physical Description:

1 box.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 84/90 c

Origin:

United States