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Thomas Knight papers, 1843-1854.
BANC MSS 82/104 c
Collection Overview

Title:

Thomas Knight papers, 1843-1854

Creator/Contributor:

Knight, Thomas, 1820-1903, creator

Abstract:

Include account book, l844-1852, with information on grain sent to E.T. Bale's flour mill, wages paid and goods given to Indian laborers, accounts with Bale, Benjamin and Samuel Kelsey, George Yount, R.L. Kilburn, Nathan Spear, and others in Napa Valley; and some accounts, l844-1845, for a general merchandise store in Williamsburg, Mo., prior to arrival in California; loose accounts, l849-1854, some for cattle and grain; drafts of an agreement with Lovett P. Rockwell re their cattle ranch, etc.

Date:

1843 (issued)

Subject:

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Kilburn, Ralph L -- 1809-1879
Spear, Nathan -- 1802-1849
Bale, Edward Turner -- 1809-1849
Yount, George C. (George Calvert) -- 1794-1865
Kelsey, Benjamin
Kelsey, Samuel
Rockwell, Lovett P
Indians of North America -- California
Cattle -- Purchasing -- California
Flour mills -- California
General stores -- Missouri -- Williamsburg
Grain trade -- California
Ranches -- California
Agricultural wages -- California
Napa Valley (Calif.)

Note:

California pioneer.

Type:

Account books.

Physical Description:

1 box (.4 linear ft.).

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 82/104 c

Origin:

California