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Walton Van Loan diaries : ms.S, 1854, 1856 & 1858.
BANC MSS C-F 193
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Title:

Walton Van Loan diaries : ms.S, 1854, 1856 & 1858

Creator/Contributor:

Van Loan, Walton, 1834-, creator

Abstract:

Pocket diaries kept by a clerk for Le Count & Strong, booksellers and stationers, San Francisco. In June, 1856, he left to return, via the Isthmus, to his home in New York State. California portion records news of the day (including arrivals and departures of vessels) and his activities (including affiliation with Grace and Trinity Churches, and social life)

Date:

1854 (issued)

Subject:

LeCount, Josiah J
Strong, Charles L
San Francisco Committee of Vigilance of 1856.
Ships
Church buildings -- California -- San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Social life and customs

Type:

Diaries.

Physical Description:

3 v. in one slipcase ; 9-12 cm.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS C-F 193

Origin:

California