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J. Milton Bailey letters to family, 1850-1853.
BANC MSS 72/68 c box; BANC MSS 72/68 c oversize folder
Collection Overview

Title:

J. Milton Bailey letters to family, 1850-1853

Creator/Contributor:

Bailey, J. Milton (John Milton), d. 1853?, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Bailey, Henry Caly, 1830-1916, Correspondent.

Abstract:

Describing overland journey from Missouri to California in 1850, experiences mining in Nevada City and farming on Skull Bone Ranch near Colusa. Also included are a few letters from his brother Henry who joined him on his farm in 1853.

Date:

1850 (issued)

Subject:

Overland journeys to the Pacific
Gold mines and mining -- California
Agriculture -- California
Missouri
Nevada City (Calif.)
Skull Bone Ranch (Colusa Co., Calif.)
Colusa (Calif.)

Note:

RESTRICTED ORIGINALS, EXTREMELY FRAGILE. USE MICROFILM ONLY : Use of originals only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.
Also available on microfilm.

Physical Description:

1 box and 1 oversize folder.
partial microfilm reel : negative (Rich. 642:8) and positive.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 72/68 c box
BANC MSS 72/68 c oversize folder

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

RESTRICTED ORIGINALS, EXTREMELY FRAGILE. USE MICROFILM ONLY : Use of originals only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.