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James Riordan letters to his family : San Francisco, 1859-1861.
BANC MSS C-B 740
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Title:

James Riordan letters to his family: San Francisco, 1859-1861

Creator/Contributor:

Riordan, James, 1949-, creator

Abstract:

Description of mining on the Fraser River, life in San Francisco, and mention of the duel between Broderick and Terry.

Date:

1859 (issued)

Subject:

Terry, David S. (David Smith) -- 1823-1889
Broderick, David C. (David Colbreth) -- 1820-1859
Gold mines and mining -- British Columbia
Dueling -- California
Fraser River (B.C.)
San Francisco (Calif.)

Physical Description:

6 folders in 1 portfolio.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS C-B 740

Origin:

California