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Two letters and a description of the Bruff collection, 1849, 1869 and 1914.
BANC MSS C-B 305
Collection Overview

Title:

Two letters and a description of the Bruff collection, 1849, 1869 and 1914

Creator/Contributor:

Bruff, Joseph Goldsborough, 1804-1889, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Force, Peter, 1790-1868, Recipient.

Creator/Contributor:

Locke, Richard Adams, 1800-1871, Recipient.

Creator/Contributor:

Pioneer Association of California

Abstract:

Letter, Jan. 30, 1849, to Col. Peter Force relates to formation of Washington City Mining Co. and plans for journey west; letter, Dec. 14, 1869, to Pioneer Association of California, relates to attempts to have his memoirs published. In it he incorporates critique of his manuscript by Richard A. Locke; and description of the Bruff collection, now at the Huntington Library and Yale University, by the Hudson Book Co., 1914 (typescript, carbon).

Date:

1849 (issued)

Subject:

Washington City Mining Co.
Overland journeys to the Pacific

Note:

Letters from Bruff, 1849 and 1869 : photostats.
Letter from Bruff to Peter Force : original in Library of Congress, Peter Force Collection.
Letter from Bruff to Pioneer Association of California : original in Huntington Library (?)
Bruff letters (photostats) : FOR REFERENCE USE ONLY. Reproduction prohibited. Direct requests for copies or for permission to publish to the owners of the originals.

Physical Description:

1 portfolio.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS C-B 305

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

Bruff letters (photostats) : FOR REFERENCE USE ONLY. Reproduction prohibited. Direct requests for copies or for permission to publish to the owners of the originals.