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Melissa Price letters : East Chester, Westchester Co., N.Y., from bother J.M.S., Yreka, Calif., 1855, 1858.
BANC MSS 2006/6; BANC MSS 2006/6
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Title:

Melissa Price letters: East Chester, Westchester Co., N.Y., from bother J.M.S., Yreka, Calif., 1855, 1858

Creator/Contributor:

Price, Melissa., creator

Abstract:

Contains two letters to Melissa Price, her mother and sister[s] from her brother in Yreka, Calif., concerning the entitlement for War of 1812 soldiers and their widows to a land grant, gold mining in Yreka Flats, the Fraser River gold rush in British Columibia and talking about switching to raising cattle.

Date:

1855 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Gold mines and mining -- California -- Yreka
Gold mines and mining -- British Columbia -- Fraser River Valley
Land grants -- United States
Ranching -- California

Note:

Melissa Price letters: East Chester, Westchester Co., N.Y., from bother J.M.S., Yreka, Calif., BANC MSS 2006/6, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Purchase; in 2005.
In English.

Physical Description:

print
5 p.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 2006/6
BANC MSS 2006/6

Origin:

California