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Phelps family papers, 1852-1878.
BANC MSS 74/188 c
Collection Overview

Title:

Phelps family papers, 1852-1878

Creator/Contributor:

Phelps family., creator

Abstract:

Early letters are from Andrew J. and Eugene A. Phelps to their parents, describing experiences farming, running a sawmill, gold mining at Richardsons Hill and Iowa Hill, California. Later letters relate to Eugene Phelps' work with George E. Gray as assistant engineer for the Southern Pacific Railroad and to the settlement of his estate.

Date:

1852 (issued)

Subject:

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Phelps, Eugene A -- d. 1876
Phelps, Andrew J
Gray, George E
Southern Pacific Railroad Company.
Railroads -- California
Gold mines and mining -- California
Sawmills -- California
Agriculture -- California

Physical Description:

1 portfolio.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 74/188 c

Origin:

California