Panel 143

Letters from California

Letters from Monroeville, Montezuma, Monterey, Moore’s Flat, and Mountain Ranch.

No. 898 Sent from Michigan Bluff, California, to John Forbes in East River, Nova Scotia. Dated May 1856.

No. 899 Sent from Michigan Bluff, California, with “private papers.” Addressed first to Henry D. Paine in Albany, New York. Later corrected and sent to Augustin W. Hob. Taken by steamer on March 5, 1858.

No. 900 Sent from Milpitas, California, to Edwin C. Gould, the Postmaster at Fort Lyon in what was then called the Colorado Territory. Taken through Denver City, and dated February 4, 1863.

No. 901 Sent from Mission San Jose, California, to Mrs. Jane Harbaugh in Waterloo, Illinois.

No. 902 Sent from Mokelumne Hill, California, to Lizzie Kilton in Grafton, New Hampshire.

No. 903 Sent from Mokelumne Hill, California, to Maria Smiley in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

No. 904 Sent from Mokelumne Hill, California, to Mrs. Julia Ann Baker in Meriden [Meridian], New Hampshire.

No. 905 Sent from Mokelumne Hill, California, to Mrs. Farah Chamberlin in Franklin, New York.

No. 906 Sent from Mokelumne Hill, California, to Ambrosio Reynolds in Ledyard, Connecticut.

Photograph of Senator Stanford’s house in Michigan Bluff, California, 1930s.