The folder contains a handwritten letter addressed to Mr. John J. Spear. It was written by Charles Belloni on July 28, 1896.
Belloni is inquiring about the possibility of future membership and is explaining why he would be a profitable member for
the Society of California Pioneers.
Charles Belloni had partial ownership of a vessel that departed New York and arrived in San Francisco in 1849. He resided
in San Francisco for several years.
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