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J.L. Folsom-William A. Leidesdorff estate papers, 1850-1861.
BANC FILM 2598; BANC MSS 99/243 c
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Title:

J.L. Folsom-William A. Leidesdorff estate papers, 1850-1861
John Libbey Folsom-William A. Leidesdorff estate papers, 1850-1861
J.L. Folsom William A. Leidesdorff estate papers

Creator/Contributor:

Folsom, J. L. (Joseph Libbey), 1817-1855, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Leidesdorff, William A. (William Alexander), 1810-1848

Creator/Contributor:

Van Winkle, P. Warren.

Creator/Contributor:

Peachy, Archibald C., 1820-1883

Creator/Contributor:

Halleck, H. W. (Henry Wager), 1815-1872

Creator/Contributor:

Snydum, Reed & Co

Abstract:

Consists of the legal correspondence of J.L. Folsom and his San Francisco lawyers, H.W. Halleck, A.C. Peachy and P. Warren Van Winkle, regarding Folsom's San Francisco tenants and properties. Also contains letters from Folsom's New York lawyers, Snydum, Reed & Co., regarding Folsom's acquisition of William A. Leidesdorff's property from his mother, Anna Maria Sparks. After Folsom's death, Halleck, Peachy, and Van Winkle became his estate's executors, and continued Folsom's legal correspondence. Also includes a statement "In the matter of the Estate of J.L. Folsom", a bill remitted by Folsom, and leases signed by Folsom. Finally, there is one deed signed by Jacob C. Biedermann.

Date:

1850 (issued)

Subject:

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Folsom, J. L. (Joseph Libbey) -- 1817-1855 -- Estate
Leidesdorff, William A. (William Alexander) -- Estate
Real property -- California -- San Francisco

Note:

Also available on microfilm with call number BANC FILM 2598.
Leidesdorff estate papers (BANC MSS C-B 629).
1 portrait transferred to the Pictorial Collections of The Bancroft Library (BANC PIC 1998.063--PIC)

Type:

Leases.

Physical Description:

print
1 box (.2 linear ft.)
1 microfilm reel (168 frames) : negative (BNEG Box 2885) and positive.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC FILM 2598
BANC MSS 99/243 c

Origin:

California