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William H. Brewer correspondence, 1862-1909.
BANC MSS 79/65 c box 1
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Title:

William H. Brewer correspondence, 1862-1909
William Henry Brewer correspondence
William H. Brewer papers

Creator/Contributor:

Brewer, William Henry, 1828-1910, creator, correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Cooper, J. G. (James Graham), 1830-1902, correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Gardiner, James T. (James Terry), 1842-1912, correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Whitney, J. D. (Josiah Dwight), 1819-1896, correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Wackenreuder, Vitus, correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Cotter, Richard D., 1842-1927, correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Langley, S. P. (Samuel Pierpont), 1834-1906, correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Stout, Arthur B., correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Goodyear, W. A. (Watson Andrews), 1838-1891, correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Moore, Gideon E., correspondent.

Abstract:

Primarily letters writtten to Brewer from men who had been associated with him on the California Geological Survey, including James G. Cooper, James T. Gardiner, Josiah Whitney, Vitus Wackenreuder, R.D. Cotter (regarding mining experiences in Montana), and others; and letters from Samuel P. Langley, Arthur B. Stout, Watson A. Goodyear, and Gideon E. Moore (regarding petroleum deposits in California and his assay work for Gould and Curry Mines).
Also included: drafts of two letters by Brewer regarding the naming of Mt. Whitney; and, photocopies of miscellaneous documents regarding the California Geological Survey.

Date:

1862 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca -- n-us-mt
Brewer, William Henry -- 1828-1910 -- Archives
Brewer, William Henry -- 1828-1910 -- Correspondence
Cooper, J. G. (James Graham) -- 1830-1902 -- Correspondence
Gardiner, James T. (James Terry) -- 1842-1912 -- Correspondence
Whitney, J. D. (Josiah Dwight) -- 1819-1896 -- Correspondence
Wackenreuder, Vitus -- Correspondence
Cotter, Richard D -- 1842-1927 -- Correspondence
Langley, S. P. (Samuel Pierpont) -- 1834-1906 -- Correspondence
Stout, Arthur B -- Correspondence
Goodyear, W. A. (Watson Andrews) -- 1838-1891 -- Correspondence
Moore, Gideon E -- Correspondence
Gould & Curry Silver Mining Company.
Geological Survey of California.
Mines and mineral resources -- Montana
Petroleum -- California
Whitney, Mount (Calif.)

Note:

Included in: History of Science and Technology Collection.
William H. Brewer correspondence, BANC MSS 79/65 c, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
In English.
Related collection: William H. Brewer papers, 1860-1865 (BANC MSS C-B 1069).
Related collection: William H. Brewer diaries and journals, 1860-1864 (BANC MSS C-B 329).
Related collection: William H. Brewer fieldbooks, 1861-1864 (BANC MSS C-B 313).
Related collection: William H. Brewer correspondence with Josiah D. Whitney, 1860-1884 (BANC MSS C-B 312).
Related collection: William H. Brewer letters to his family, 1860-1864 (BANC MSS C-B 333).
Removed from the Francis P. Farquhar Collection.

Physical Description:

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Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 79/65 c box 1

Origin:

California