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John Paty papers, 1847-1868.
BANC FILM 2939; BANC MSS 88/61 c
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Title:

John Paty papers, 1847-1868

Creator/Contributor:

Paty, John, 1807-1868, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Cozzens, William B., Correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Cozzens, John B.

Abstract:

Contains ms. of Paty's autobiography and a journal, dated 25 Jan. - 22 May 1853, written onboard the brig Baltimore, in the form of a letter to his wife. Also contains a journal from Oahu to San Francisco, 1868; and a letter from John Cozzens, Vera Cruz, 27 April 1847, to his father, William B. Cozzens.

Date:

1847 (issued)

Subject:

Baltimore (Ship)
Seafaring life -- United States
Voyages to the Pacific coast -- Personal narratives
California -- Commerce -- Pacific Area

Note:

This autobiography was published as: Mrs. Edward Craft Green, "Journal of Captain John Paty, 1807- 1868," California Historical Society Quarterly, vol. 14, December 1935.
Related collection: BANC MSS FILM M-M 1726, John B. Cozzens correspondence and papers, 1846-1847.
Also available on microfilm with call number BANC FILM 2939.

Type:

Diaries.
Autobiographies.

Physical Description:

4 items (.8 linear ft.).
1 microfilm reel : negative (BNEG Box 3210) and positive.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC FILM 2939
BANC MSS 88/61 c

Origin:

California