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William Hemsley Emory papers, 1823-1886.

Author: William H Emory
Edition/Format:   Archival material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The bulk of the collection documents William Emory's service on the Mexican boundary survey in the years 1848 to 1858. Series I contains correspondence with members of the boundary commission, the American and Mexican Survey parties, and government officials. Correspondence for 1849-50 describes California during the Gold Rush and Forty-Niners on the Gila route. There are also other military records. Series II  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Surveys
Named Person: Louis Agassiz; A D Bache; Spencer Fullerton Baird; Jefferson Davis; William H Emory; George Engelmann; Asa Gray; James Hall; Joseph Henry; John L LeConte; Robert McClelland; C C Parry; Henry Rowe Schoolcraft; Charles A Schott; Alexander H H Stuart; John Torrey; Charles Wright
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Archival Material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William H Emory
OCLC Number: 702128554
Description: 5.5 linear feet (14 boxes + 1 portfolio)
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The bulk of the collection documents William Emory's service on the Mexican boundary survey in the years 1848 to 1858. Series I contains correspondence with members of the boundary commission, the American and Mexican Survey parties, and government officials. Correspondence for 1849-50 describes California during the Gold Rush and Forty-Niners on the Gila route. There are also other military records. Series II contains letters and other records from Emory's service in Kansas and in the Civil War.

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