Title:Wheeler family correspondence : ALS, 1850-1877
Creator/Contributor:Wheeler family., creator
Creator/Contributor:Wheeler, Alfred, 1822-1903
Creator/Contributor:Chapman, Caroline Garner.
Contains 15 letters by Allison Wheeler and 5 letters by Alfred Wheeler, from San Francisco, Calif., back east to New York,
many to their sister Caroline Garner Chapman. The letters concern Allison's travel to Calif. by ship, life in Calif. including
Alfred's ranch, money, politics, and family matters. Also includes a couple of letters from Caroline Garner Chapman's children
to their mother on a visit west to Calif. in 1877.
Wheeler, Allison -- Correspondence
Wheeler, Alfred -- 1822-1903 -- Correspondence
Wheeler, Alfred -- 1822-1903 -- Portraits
Wheeler family -- Correspondence
Voyages to the Pacific coast
Ranching -- California
San Francisco (Calif.) -- History -- 19th century
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Description and travel
California -- Politics and government -- 1850-1950
Includes 2 black and white photographs of Alfred Wheeler ca. 1850 and 1865.
Alfred Wheeler, a native of New York, came to San Francisco, Calif. around 1849. He was a member of the first Calif. State
Legislature, a U.S. attorney and author of "Land titles in San Francisco" (1852). Allison Wheeler, Alfred's brother, arrived
in San Francisco in 1855.
1 v. and 1 oversize folder ; 32 cm.
BANC MSS 2004/126 c v. 1
BANC MSS 2004/126 c