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W.B. Fitch family letters, 1849-1892 (bulk 1849-1855).
BANC MSS 92/694 c box 1; BANC MSS 92/694 c FILM
Collection Overview

Title:

W.B. Fitch family letters, 1849-1892 (bulk 1849-1855)

Creator/Contributor:

Fitch, W. B., creator, correspondent.

Abstract:

Fourteen letters, primarily to his wife Maria, written from California, detailing his work mining. Also includes a few letters written by other family members.

Date:

1849 (issued)

Subject:

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Fitch, W. B -- Correspondence
Fitch, W. B -- Family -- Correspondence
Fitch family -- Archives
Fitch family
Gold miners -- California -- Correspondence
Gold mines and mining -- California
Gold mines and mining
Miners
Social conditions
California -- Gold discoveries
California -- Social conditions -- 19th century
California -- History -- 1846-1850
California -- History -- 1850-1950
California

Note:

RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator.
Also available on microfilm.
W.B. Fitch family letters, BANC MSS 92/694 c, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Purchase from L & T Respess Books; 1992.
In English.

Type:

Archives.
Records and correspondence.

Physical Description:

print
microfilm reel
0.2 linear feet (1
1 reel : negative (BNEG Box 1486) and positive

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 92/694 c box 1
BANC MSS 92/694 c FILM

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator.