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California Gold Rush 1848-1852

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

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Noblet Herbert, Jr. letter to Jane Charlotte Blackburn Washington

 Collection — Box BW 9, Folder: 1 [X031589318]
Identifier: MSS 16214
Scope and Contents Noblet Herbert, Jr. letter to his aunt Jane Charlotte Blackburn Washington, January 25, 1852, 0.03 cubic feet, and one of the last letters during his life. He wrote during his trip to California with an expedition of about 80 Jefferson County men participating in the California "Gold Rush" with descriptions of the land and the costs of various livestock. Also included is an article in the California Historical Society Quarterly v. 29 no. 4 regarding a different letter from Noblet dated...
Dates: 1852 January 25