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William Jones papers, 1861-1864.
BANC MSS 2002/188 c
Collection Overview

Title:

William Jones papers, 1861-1864

Creator/Contributor:

Jones, William, Lt. Col, creator

Abstract:

Consists of correspondence and invoice records of Lt. Colonel William Jones (Company I, 2nd Cavalry Calif. Volunteers) during the American Civil War. Lt. Colonel Jones was stationed at Camp Albert, Camp Drum, Camp Lathem, Camp Independence in the Calif. Owens River Valley and at Camp Babbitt, near Visalia, Calif. Jones was censored and dismissed by the Military Board in Apr. 1864, subsequently he went to Placerville, Calif., to try his hand at mining, and to continue his attempts to clear his military record.

Date:

1861 (issued)

Subject:

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Gold mines and mining -- California -- Placerville
Military discharge -- California -- History -- Sources
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Sources
California -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Sources
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories -- California -- Volunteers -- Cavalry -- 2nd

Physical Description:

print
1 box (.2 linear ft.)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 2002/188 c

Origin:

California