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  1. The life of Joaquin Murieta, the brigand chief of California : being a complete history of his life from the age of sixteen to the time of his capture and death at the hands of Capt. Harry Love in the year 1853

    • Name: Goodman, John B. (John Bartlett), 1901-1991; Ridge, John Rollin, 1827-1867; Murieta, Joaquín, -1853
    • Date: 1859
    • Topic: Criminals; Brigands and robbers; Crime
    • Format: text
  2. [Thanksgiving dinner, Sacramento, California, 30 November 1850]

    • Name: Goodman, John B. (John Bartlett), 1901-1991; Sons of New England (Sacramento, Calif.); Warren, James L. L. F. (James Lloyd LaFayette), 1805-1896; Harkness, H. W. (Harvey Willson), 1821-1901; Columbia Hotel (Sacramento, Calif.); Gore, B. B.; Sons of New England (Sacramento, Calif.)
    • Date: 1850
    • Format: text
  3. [Photographs of the fortification of Fort Gunnybags and of the James King of William banking house]

    • Name: Goodman, John B. (John Bartlett), 1901-1991; Paul, Almarin B. (Almarin Brooks), 1823-1908; San Francisco Committee of Vigilance of 1856.; King, James, 1822-1856
    • Date: Circa 1856
    • Topic: Vigilance committees
    • Format: image
  4. Mines d'or de la Californie

    • Name: Goodman, John B. (John Bartlett), 1901-1991; Fabrique d'Images de Gangel
    • Date: circa 1850
    • Topic: Gold mines and mining
    • Format: text
  5. Manifestación que hace a todas las naciones con especialidad a la República Mexicana

    • Collection: Baja California
    • Name: Zerman, Juan Napoleon
    • Date: 1858
    • Topic: Filibusters
    • Format: text
  6. Real del Monte mine business correspondence

    • Collection: José Villegas Collection on Mining
    • Name: Compañía Real del Monte y Pachuca; Compañía Real del Monte y Pachuca
    • Date: 1851-1853
    • Topic: Silver mines and mining
    • Format: text
  7. Tax receipt : County of San Diego, to R.G. Davis, 1st November, 1851

    • Collection: San Diego History
    • Name: San Diego County (Calif.); Haraszthy, Agoston, 1812-1869
    • Date: 1 November, 1851
    • Topic: Local taxation
    • Format: text
  8. Bar room in the mines, Long Tom

    • Name: Britton & Rey
    • Date: circa 185-?
    • Topic: Gold mines and mining; Mining camps; Frontier and pioneer life
    • Format: text
  9. Chapman Family Correspondence and Other Documents

    • A small collection of family papers of American painter John Gadsby Chapman, consisting mostly of letters to Chapman from colleagues and associates, and correspondence with his son, Conrad Wise Chapman, who served in the Confederate army in the Civil War.
    • Creation Date: 1791-1898, bulk 1861-1865