William Coruth letters
Scope and Contents
Handwritten and signed letters addressed to family members. Coruth writes about his mining activities in Merced County, California, and about family matters. William forcefully admonishes his son, Robert, not to enlist in the army at the outset of the American Civil War. He also advises Robert not to come to California because of low wages and harsh living conditions.
- Coruth, William (Person)
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Open for public research.
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Gold miner in California.
1 folder (0.02 linear ft.) : 18 p.
Language of Materials
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Register of William Coruth letters
- Benjamin Sipes
- 2011 May 18
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.