Title:Rahle Abals letter, 1858
Creator/Contributor:Abals, Rahle., creator
Creator/Contributor:Judah L. Magnes Museum, WJHC 1971.014.
Creator/Contributor:Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
Collection consists of a letter that Rahle [Pahle?] Abals sent to his brother-in-law, Isidore, from Stockton, California in
1858. Rahle congratulates Isidore on his recent marriage and provides news about businesses in San Francisco, Mokelumne Hill,
and Stockton. The original letter is in Yiddish. An English translation is included.
Abals, Rahle -- Archives
Jews -- California -- Stockton -- Correspondence
Business enterprises -- California
Mokelumne Hill (Calif.)
San Francisco (Calif.)
Formerly: Judah L. Magnes Museum Collection Number WJHC 1971.014.
Rahle Abals letter, BANC MSS 2010/514, The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, The Bancroft Library, University of California,
Transfer; Judah L. Magnes Museum; 2010.
Rahle Abals settled in California shortly after the Gold Rush.
Materials in Yiddish, with translation into English.
BANC MSS 2010/514