Title:Whitcomb family papers, 1851-1877
Creator/Contributor:Whitcomb, Clement Godfrey., Correspondent.
Creator/Contributor:Whitcomb, Byron., Correspondent.
Creator/Contributor:Whitcomb, J. Baker., Correspondent.
Letters, mainly from the Whitcomb brothers - Clement Godfrey, Byron and J. Baker - to family in the East. Includes description
of Panama in 1851; life in mining communities of Yuba Co.; mines and water ditches; stage coach robbery by Tom Bell, 1856;
Civil War, 1861. A few letters written from Auburn, Oregon in 1862.
Subject:Hodges, Thomas J
Gold mines and mining -- California
Brigands and robbers
Yuba County (Calif.)
Panama -- Description and travel
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections
BANC MSS C-B 823