Letters from California
Letters from Rough and Ready, Round Tent, San Bernardino, Salmon Falls, San Andreas, and San Diego.
No. 978 Sent from Rough and Ready, California, to Mrs. W. C. Faden in Lewiston, Maine. Dated November 17, 1855.
No. 979 Sent from Rough and Ready, California, to D. R. Brenman in San Francisco.
No. 980 Sent from Rough and Ready, California, to B. C. Smith in Fredericksburg, Ohio.
No. 981 Sent to Nevada City, California, and forwarded to Jonas Atherson in Round Tent.
No. 982 Sent from San Bernardino, California, to Lionel M. Jacobs in Tucson, Arizona.
No. 983 Sent from Salmon Falls, California, to John Stockman in Mukwonago, Wisconsin. Dated 1854.
No. 984 Sent from San Andreas. The original address is greatly faded.
No. 985 Sent from San Diego, California, to A. W. Bee in San Francisco. Inside is a letter dated January 24, 1849. Nathaniel Ramsay wrote from Columbia to Mr. Bee after being invited to join business together: “I regret very much my inability to join my fortune with yours.”
No. 986 Sent from San Diego, California, to Stephen Wales in Dorchester, Massachusetts. Dated 1857.
Photograph of an old building in San Andreas, California, 1930s.