Title:Tompkins family papers, 1858-1955
Creator/Contributor:Tompkins family., creator
Creator/Contributor:Tompkins, Sarah Haight.
Creator/Contributor:Moulder, Andrew J. (Andrew Jackson), 1825-1895, Correspondent.
Creator/Contributor:Davis, W. R., Correspondent.
Creator/Contributor:Edwards, George C., Correspondent.
Creator/Contributor:Huntley, D. B., Correspondent.
Creator/Contributor:Holman, Fred., Correspondent.
Creator/Contributor:Tompkins, Elizabeth Knight., Correspondent.
Creator/Contributor:University of California (1868-1952), Dept. of Oriental Languages.
Diary (May 20-25, 1858) kept by Sarah Haight (later Mrs. Edward Tompkins) on trip to the Calaveras Big Trees and Yosemite
Valley in the wedding party of William C. Ralston and his bride; acceptance (Sept., 1872) by the Regents of the University
of California of property in Oakland given by Edward Tompkins to support a professorship of Oriental language and literature;
resolutions of condolence, 1873, by the Regents and students of the University on the death of Edward Tompkins; letters addressed
to Miss Elizabeth Knight Tompkins. The communications from the University Regents were written and signed by Andrew J. Moulder,
Secretary; W.R. Davis, George C. Edwards, D.B. Huntley and Fred V. Holman signed the resolutions from the students.
Subject:Ralston, William Chapman -- 1826-1875
Tompkins, Edward -- 1815-1872
California -- Description and travel
California -- Social life and customs
Calaveras Big Trees State Park (Calif.)
Yosemite Valley (Calif.)
E. Thompkins gave U.C. Berkeley $50,000 in real estate to establish the Agassiy Professorship of Oriental Languages and Literature
5 folders in 1 box.
BANC MSS C-B 607