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Joseph Libby Folsom papers, 1846-1855.
BANC MSS C-B 630 Box 1; BANC MSS C-B 630 Box 2; BANC MSS C-B 630 Box 3
Collection Overview

Title:

Joseph Libby Folsom papers, 1846-1855

Creator/Contributor:

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

Creator/Contributor:

United States, Army., Quartermaster's Department.

Abstract:

Letters and accounts relating to duties as quartermaster and customs collector in San Francisco and to business affairs. Report of discovery of gold in California. A few papers concerning property in San Francisco. Some data pertaining to the Folsom estate.

Date:

1846 (issued)

Subject:

United States Customhouse (San Francisco, Calif.)
California -- Gold discoveries
San Francisco (Calif.)

Note:

National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections
Finding aid for this collection has been filmed for the National Inventory of Documentary Sources in the United States (Chadwyck-Healey, Inc.)
Finding aid available.
Mainly from the T.W. Norris and Cowan Collections.

Physical Description:

3 boxes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS C-B 630 Box 1
BANC MSS C-B 630 Box 2
BANC MSS C-B 630 Box 3

Origin:

California

Related Item:

National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections