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William Prentiss papers, 1841-1884 (bulk 1846-1863).
BANC MSS C-B 446
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Title:

William Prentiss papers, 1841-1884 (bulk 1846-1863)

Creator/Contributor:

Prentiss, William, 1815-1854, creator

Abstract:

Letters relate mainly to his journey to California in 1850 and experiences in the mines; papers are primarily concerned with his medical career.
Included also: family correspondence, 1841-1884.

Date:

1846 (issued)

Subject:

Overland journeys to the Pacific
Gold mines and mining -- California
Physicians and surgeons -- California

Note:

National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections

Physical Description:

1 portfolio.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS C-B 446

Origin:

California

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National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections