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James Kenyon Chandler letters, 1849-1864.
BANC FILM 2668; BANC MSS C-B 525
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Title:

James Kenyon Chandler letters, 1849-1864

Creator/Contributor:

Chandler, James Kenyon, 1828?-, creator

Abstract:

Written primarily to Chandler's cousin in the East, the letters relate to experiences as a miner from 1852 at Gibsonville, St. Louis, and other northern California towns, and comment on prices, social events, etc. Letters from 1861 are concerned mainly with his ranch near Elk Grove.

Date:

1849 (issued)

Subject:

Gold mines and mining -- California
Agriculture -- California
California -- Social life and customs
Elk Grove (Calif.)
Sacramento County (Calif.)
Gibsonville (Calif.)
Saint Louis (Sonoma County, Calif.)

Note:

Also available on microfilm with call number BANC FILM 2668.

Physical Description:

1 portfolio.
1 microfilm reel : negative (BNEG Box 2997) and positive.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC FILM 2668
BANC MSS C-B 525

Origin:

California