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Lester Burnett diary

From: W. C. Burnett family papers

Lester Burnett diary

From: W. C. Burnett family papers

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Creator: Burnett, Lester
Other Creator: Burnett, W. C., (Wellington C.) Burnett, Lester Burnett, Jane Cleveland
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Date: 1850-52
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Description:
Blank leaves not digitized.
Abstract:
The Burnett Family Papers consist of diaries, memoirs, invitations, and miscellaneous printed material. The diary of Lester Burnett, the father of W. C. Burnett, chronicles his journey to San Francisco by way of Panama, and his early days there. The entries run from July 13, 1850 to January 8, 1851. The diary of W. C. Burnett also describes a voyage to San Francisco and his early days there. Entries run from April 20 to May 24, 1854. In addition, there is an undated typescript memoir by Jane Cleveland Burnett, W. C. Burnettt's wife, entitled, "My Memories of Early California Days." There are also two folders of invitations to events in the San Francisco area dating from 1851 to 1891.
Physical Description:
1 folder (1 vol.) ; 18 cm.
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Box 1
Folder:
Folder 1
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 12081738
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