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[Alexander Van Valen Diary] [book]

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Author:
Van Valen, Alexander
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item, 14.0" x 9.1"
Type:
Books
Holographs
Diaries
Place:
San Francisco (Calif.)
California
Date:
1849
1849-1850
Jan. 1849 to August 1850
19th century
Summary:
Diary, containing approx. 100 pages, describing the voyage south around the tip of South America and north to California, and the city of San Francisco upon his arrival, and containing the documents establishing the gold prospecting company that Van Valen was involved in.
Cite as:
Alexander Van Valen Papers, 1849-1850, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Gold
Gold mines and mining
Gold discoveries
Local number:
AC0935-0000006-001 to AC0935-0000006-106 (AC Scan Nos.)
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Alexander Van Valen Papers 1849-1850
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH
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