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Charles Parson Bigelow diaries : mss.S, 1859-1917.
BANC MSS 77/43 c
Collection Overview

Title:

Charles Parson Bigelow diaries : mss.S, 1859-1917

Creator/Contributor:

Bigelow, Charles Parson, 1835-1917, creator

Abstract:

Record of voyage from New York to San Francisco in 1859 via Panama; experiences mining around Oregon Bar and Georgetown; bricklaying and building, mainly in the Bay Area; ranching, lumbering and growing grapes near Windsor, in Sebastapol and Clayton.

Date:

1859 (issued)

Subject:

Gold mines and mining -- California
Voyages to the Pacific coast
Agriculture -- California
Bricklayers -- California
San Francisco (Calif.)
Windsor (Calif.)
Sebastapol (Calif.)
Clayton (Calif.)

Type:

Diaries.

Physical Description:

12 v. ; 12-17 cm.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 77/43 c

Origin:

California