Title:William H. Meyers letters, manuscripts and drawings, 1842-1844
Creator/Contributor:Meyers, William H., 1815-, creator
Illustrated entries for his journal, July-Sept. 1842, recorded while in Chile and Peru with the U.S. Sloop of War, Cyane (variants
of those written in his journal, C-F 92, q.v.); two letters, 1843 and 1844, describing further voyages to Hawaii, California
and Mexico on the Cyane.
Subject:Cyane (U.S. Sloop of War)
South America -- Description and travel
California -- Description and travel
Mexico -- Description and travel
California -- History -- To 1846
Six watercolors, including a self portrait and a sloop, have been transferred to the Pictorial Collections of The Bancroft
Library (BANC PIC 1967.021)
13 items in portfolio.
BANC MSS 67/157 c