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The gold rush in 1849

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 138

Scope and Contents

Typewritten retrospective account of Brady's overland journey from St. Louis, Missouri to Sacramento, California with his father and brother, John, his experiences with gold mining, and his steamship trip back to Missouri via Nicaraqua. He includes comments about the Donner Party and William Walker in Nicaragua.

Dates

  • 1914

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from The gold rush in 1849 must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

Charles C. Brady, the brother of John Brady, was a pioneer of the American West.

Extent

1 folder (0.08 linear ft.)

Language

English

Custodial History

Purchased from Fred A. Rosenstock in 1974.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased; Fred A. Rosenstock; 1974.

Appraisal

19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
Title
Register of The gold rush in 1849
Status
Completed
Author
Benjamin Sipes
Date
2010 June 14
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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