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Apron full of gold : the letters of Mary Jane Megquier from San Francisco, 1849-1856

Author: Mary Jane Megquier; Robert Glass Cleland; Cairns Collection of American Women Writers.
Publisher: San Marino, Calif : Huntington Library, 1949.
Series: Huntington Library publications.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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Megquier made three trips to California, via Panama and Nicaragua. Her husband was a physician and she ran a boarding house. Her letters describe life in San Francisco.
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Genre/Form: Personal correspondence
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Megquier, Mary Jane, 1813-1899.
Apron full of gold.
San Marino, Calif., Huntington Library, 1949
(OCoLC)601081256
Online version:
Megquier, Mary Jane, 1813-1899.
Apron full of gold.
San Marino, Calif., Huntington Library, 1949
(OCoLC)607730869
Named Person: Mary Jane Megquier; Mary Jane Megquier
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Jane Megquier; Robert Glass Cleland; Cairns Collection of American Women Writers.
OCLC Number: 1261321
Notes: "From manuscripts in the Huntington Library."
Description: ix, 99 pages : illustrations, portrait ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Huntington Library publications.
Responsibility: edited by Robert Glass Cleland.
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Megquier made three trips to California, via Panama and Nicaragua. Her husband was a physician and she ran a boarding house. Her letters describe life in San Francisco.

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