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Zephaniah Mansan papers

Identifier: C MSS -M488

Scope and Contents

Collection contains a letter (1863 Sept. 23) from Silver City, Nev. to Peter Brunstetter (1832-1889) of Grass Valley, Calif.; also a document (Oct. 30) transferring title of Mansan's interest in a "plaining" mill to Brunstetter.


  • 1863


Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions Governing Access

Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Biographical / Historical

Zephaniah Mansan was born in Canada in around 1830. During the 19th century, he worked as an engineer for a time in Silver City, Nev., later lived in Grass Valley, Nevada County, Calif.


1 envelope(s)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift;Unknown donor;n.d.

Finding Aid for the Zephaniah Mansan papers,1863
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Repository Details

Part of the Denver Public Library, Western History and Genealogy Repository

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