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William King Rogers papers, 1879-1884.
BANC MSS C-B 392
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Title:

William King Rogers papers, 1879-1884

Creator/Contributor:

Rogers, William King, 1828-1893, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Frémont, John Charles, 1813-1890

Creator/Contributor:

Frémont, Jessie Benton, 1824-1902

Abstract:

Chiefly letters, received while Private Secretary to President R.B. Hayes, from General and Mrs. Frémont, concerning Frémont's Governorship of Arizona Territory, Judge Charles Silent and others associated in land and mining ventures in Arizona, Colorado and Mexico.
37 letters from Frémont; 25 from Mrs. Frémont. Includes letters from Santiag Ainsa (1881) concerning land in New Mexico; E.T. Carson (1881) written as Secretary for the owners of the Sonora Mining Company; Edgar Conkling (1880); John May (1880); William Gates Le Duc (1822-1884); W. Yberri (1882); letters concerning the Rocky Mountain Tunnel Company (1882); and a draft contract to establish a coal gas company (1883).

Date:

1879 (issued)

Subject:

Silent, Charles -- 1843-1919
Hayes, Rutherford B -- 1822-1893
Mines and mineral resources -- West (U.S.)
Mines and mineral resources -- Mexico
Land tenure -- Arizona
Land tenure -- Mexico
Arizona -- Politics and government

Note:

Also available on microfilm.
Temporary Finding aid available.

Physical Description:

1 box (75 folders)
1 microfilm reel : negative (Rich. 618:1) and positive.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS C-B 392

Origin:

United States