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Thomas Griffin and Alice Houghton Griffin correspondence, circa 1862-1863.
BANC MSS 2007/224
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Title:

Thomas Griffin and Alice Houghton Griffin correspondence, circa 1862-1863

Creator/Contributor:

Griffin, Thomas., creator

Creator/Contributor:

Griffin, Alice Houghton.

Abstract:

Letters between a couple while the husband was working in the mines near Somersville, California and the wife was back in Australia. Also includes a family history.

Date:

1862 (issued)

Subject:

Griffin family
Mines and mineral resources -- California -- Contra Costa County
California -- Emigration and immigration
Australia -- Emigration and immigration

Note:

Transcription available.
Thomas Griffin and Alice Houghton Griffin correspondence, BANC MSS 2007/224, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Gift; of Elizabeth Girgich; in 2004.
Thomas Griffin and Alice Houghton Griffin emigrated from Ireland to Australia in the 1850's then on to California in 1862 and 1863.
In English.

Physical Description:

print
1 v. ; 36 cm.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 2007/224

Origin:

California