Title:William Gill letters: American River, Calif. to Comfort Searle, 1851-1852
Creator/Contributor:Gill, William., creator
Contains 2 letters describing the gold mining successes and failures near Poverty Bar on the American River and elsewhere
in California after his friend Searle has left the mines. Letter of December 19, 1851 includes a postscript by Els Wallace.
Subject:Gold mines and mining -- California -- Yolo County
Gold miners -- California -- Yolo County
Transcription available for Dec. 19, 1851 letter.
Purchase; from James Smalldon Americana; in 1985 and 2006.
BANC MSS 2007/65