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Castles in California, 1849-1952.
BANC MSS C-D 5196
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Title:

Castles in California, 1849-1952

Creator/Contributor:

Topham, Edward., creator, Compiler.

Creator/Contributor:

Green, Edmund.

Creator/Contributor:

Castle, Frances A. (Ferry), 1827-1860

Abstract:

Compilation of copies of material relating to the Castle family in California. Includes Edmund Green's account of his overland journey, 1849, from Michigan to Sacramento, describing his experiences with Indians and gold mining (cf. BANC Mss 69/67 c); letters by Frances A. (Ferry) Castle (Mrs. Wellman Castle), 1854-1860, written from Amador County (cf. 69/74 c); and a genealogical chart for the family.

Date:

1849 (issued)

Subject:

Castle family
Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Personal narratives
Indians of North America -- West (U.S.)
Gold mines and mining -- California
Amador County (Calif.)

Type:

Family histories.
Genealogies.

Physical Description:

39 leaves ; 28 cm.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS C-D 5196

Origin:

California