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Leidesdorff estate papers, 1844-1852.
BANC FILM 2599; BANC MSS C-B 629 oversize box 1; BANC MSS C-B 629; BANC FILM 2599
Collection Overview

Title:

Leidesdorff estate papers, 1844-1852
William A. Leidesdorff estate papers

Creator/Contributor:

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

Creator/Contributor:

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

Creator/Contributor:

Howard, William Davis Merry, 1819-1856

Abstract:

Accounts and legal papers (originals or copies) pertaining to the administration of the estate of W.A. Leidesdorff. Each item cataloged separately. Part I - Papers relating to Leidesdorff's land grant. Part II - papers relating to W.D.M. Howard's administration of the estate. Part III - Papers relating to Joseph L. Folsom's administration of the estate.

Date:

1844 (issued)

Subject:

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Leidesdorff, William A. (William Alexander) -- 1810-1848 -- Estate
Leidesdorff, William A. (William Alexander) -- 1810-1848 -- Archives
Land tenure -- California -- Sacramento County

Note:

Also available on microfilm with call number BANC FILM 2599.
Leidesdorff estate papers, BANC MSS C-B 629, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
William A. Leidesdorff papers, 1843-1848 (BANC MSS 95/18 c).
William Alexander Leidesdorff papers, 1838-1848 (BANC MSS C-B 628).
In English.
Temporary finding aid available.
Mainly from the T.W. Norris and Cowan Collections (sources noted on items and folders).

Physical Description:

print
1 box (.2 linear ft.)
1 microfilm reel (201 frames) : negative (BNEG Box 2884) and positive.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC FILM 2599
BANC MSS C-B 629 oversize box 1
BANC MSS C-B 629
BANC FILM 2599

Origin:

California