George R. Mitchell Letter to his Mother
Scope and Contents
Collection contains a letter from George R. Mitchell, Bear Gulch, Santa Clara Redwoods, Calif., to his mother; describes his life in San Francisco Bay region and ways of getting mail.
- April 18, 1854
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The collection is open for research.
Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Biographical / Historical
Geroge R. Mitchell was a shingle weaver on a peninsula south of San Francisco. Probably from Greenfield, Huron County, Ohio.
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- Letters (Correspondence) Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Postal service -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Shingle industry -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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- Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
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