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Accession number 1998.062
Catalog Number 1998.062.141
Object Name Letter
Date 8 Apr 1853
Title Letter
Scope & Content
Copy of letter to Alfred Goodwill from George Ventress. April 8, 1853. Nevada California. Topics: George describes in vivid detail the sinking of the steamer Independence on February 16, 1853. A tragic story. He works as a miner in California. Included is a map showing where he lives and works in California. Names mentioned: Miss Galphin, Ardis, Mrs. B.
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon sub-category Documentary Artifact
Inventoried date 2009-09-01