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Theodore Talbot letters to his family : mss., 1843-1861.
BANC MSS 67/165 c FILM
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Title:

Theodore Talbot letters to his family : mss., 1843-1861

Creator/Contributor:

Talbot, Theodore, 1825-1862, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Frémont, Jessie Benton, 1824-1902, Correspondent.

Abstract:

Experiences while a member of Frémont's expedition to California, 1845-1846, and in Veracruz with the American forces, with descriptions of the town and his life there; ocean voyage around the Horn to Hawaii, 1848-1849; sojourn in Oregon Territory, mainly in Vancouver and Astoria, 1849-1852 (with copy of a report of an examination of the Alcea River); and Civil War experiences at Fort Sumter in 1861.
Also included are a few letters, 1843-1844, from Jessie Benton Frémont to Mrs. Talbot concerning Talbot.

Date:

1843 (issued)

Subject:

Frémont, John Charles -- 1813-1890
Voyages to the Pacific coast
Overland journeys to the Pacific
Mexican War, 1846-1848
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives
California -- History -- To 1846
Oregon -- Description and travel
Vancouver Island (B.C.)

Note:

Originals in: the Library of Congress.
FOR REFERENCE USE ONLY. Reproduction prohibited. Direct requests for copies or permission to publish to the Library of Congress.

Physical Description:

microfilm
1 microfilm reel : negative (Rich. BNEG Box 1286) and positive.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 67/165 c FILM

Origin:

United States

Copyright Note:

FOR REFERENCE USE ONLY. Reproduction prohibited. Direct requests for copies or permission to publish to the Library of Congress.