The Resource San Francisco Committee of Vigilance of 1856 papers

San Francisco Committee of Vigilance of 1856 papers

Label
San Francisco Committee of Vigilance of 1856 papers, 1856
Title
San Francisco Committee of Vigilance of 1856 papers
Inclusive dates
1856
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Correspondence addressed to the Committee and a scrapbook of clippings, May - October 1856, covering the assassination of James King of William and the activities of the Committee
  • Also letters, 1853-1855, to Edward McGowan, who was seized by the Committee
  • Included are a few letters to Hubert Howe Bancroft relating to the Committee, and some miscellaneous notes
Member of
Additional physical form
Also available on microfilm.
Cataloging source
CUY
Citation source
National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections
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Hubert Howe Bancroft collection
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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San Francisco Committee of Vigilance of 1856
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1813-1893
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  • McGowan, Edward
  • Online Archive of California
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  • King, James
  • Crime
  • Vigilance committees
Label
San Francisco Committee of Vigilance of 1856 papers
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Instantiates
Publication
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding aid available in Library. Electronic version available on the Internet.
Extent
  • 1 online resource (
  • 1 box and 1 vol.)
  • 1 microfilm reel
Form of item
online
Materials
  • Originals :
  • Copies :
Other physical details
negative (Rich. 92:6) and positive.
Ownership
Forms part of the Hubert Howe Bancroft Collection.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
San Francisco Committee of Vigilance of 1856 papers
Link
Publication
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding aid available in Library. Electronic version available on the Internet.
Extent
  • 1 online resource (
  • 1 box and 1 vol.)
  • 1 microfilm reel
Form of item
online
Materials
  • Originals :
  • Copies :
Other physical details
negative (Rich. 92:6) and positive.
Ownership
Forms part of the Hubert Howe Bancroft Collection.
Specific material designation
remote

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