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William S. Sharon and William C. Ralston business records, 1859-1886.
BANC MSS 2009/171 carton 1; BANC MSS 2009/171 box 1; BANC MSS 2009/171
Collection Overview

Title:

William S. Sharon and William C. Ralston business records, 1859-1886

Creator/Contributor:

Sharon, William, 1821-1885, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Ralston, William Chapman, 1826-1875

Creator/Contributor:

Geary, John White, 1819-1873

Creator/Contributor:

O'Farrell, Jasper, 1817-1875

Creator/Contributor:

Haight, Henry H., 1825-1878

Abstract:

The bulk of collection consists of various forms of real estate legal documents of William S. Sharon including deeds, mortgages, conveyances, and trusts. Includes a $1,000,000 mortage of Sharon's with the Hibernia Savings and Loan Society. Also includes a number of similar documents for William C. Ralston and miscellaneous others. The real estate legal documents include transactions with notable persons in San Francisco history including Henry Haight, John W. Geary, James O'Farrell, and others.

Date:

1859 (issued)

Subject:

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Sharon, William -- 1821-1885 -- Archives
Ralston, William Chapman -- 1826-1875 -- Archives
Real property -- California -- San Francisco

Note:

William S. Sharon and William C. Ralston business records, 1859-1886, BANC MSS 2009/171, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Purchase; from Barney F. Chapman; 20090430.
In English.
Finding aid available in the library.

Type:

Legal instruments.
Deeds.
Legal documents.
Mortgages.

Physical Description:

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1 carton and 1 box (1.65 linear feet)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 2009/171 carton 1
BANC MSS 2009/171 box 1
BANC MSS 2009/171

Origin:

California