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  1. [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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. Copy of a letter by Stephen N. Hubon to his son Henry

    • Collection: Hubon Family Papers
    • Name: Hubon, Stephen N.
    • Date: 1801 September 27, transcribed 1880
    • Format: text
  9. George Fearing Hollis Papers

    • Papers of George Fearing Hollis, Union Naval officer and United States Consul to Cape Town, South Africa from 1888-1893. The collection consists mainly of Civil War-era correspondence, manuscript memoirs, and documents regarding Hollis's tenure in Cape Town.
    • Creation Date: 1852-1903
  10. Hall Family Papers and Sugar Plantation Records

    • Family papers and sugar plantation records (1709-1835) of the Hall family of England and Jamaica. The collection contains primary source material on 18th and early 19th century Jamaican plantation economy and culture.
    • Creation Date: 1709-1892
  11. Hubon Family Papers

    • The Hubon Family Papers contain the correspondence of San Diego early settler Frederick Hubon (1827-1882), and include letters from three generations of Hubons, in addition to transcriptions, genealogical notes, and a carte-de-visite portrait.
    • Creation Date: circa 1801-1966
  12. Incidents on land and water : or, Four years on the Pacific Coast. Being a narrative of the burning of the ships Nonantum, Humayoon and Fanchon, together with many startling adventures on sea and land

    • Name: Bates, D. B., Mrs; Mrs, Bates, D. B
    • Date: 1857
    • Topic: Travel; Voyages to the Pacific coast; Gold mines and mining
    • Format: text
  13. Inventory of the estate of Thomas Chapman and other documents

    • Collection: Chapman Family Correspondence and Other Documents
    • Date: between 1791 and 1879
    • Format: text
  14. Letter from Elmira J. Shuttuck to Mrs. Caroline M. Hubon

    • Collection: Hubon Family Papers
    • Name: Shuttuck, Elmira J.
    • Date: 1854 August 26
    • Format: text
  15. Letter from Frederick Hubon to Sarah L. Allen

    • Collection: Hubon Family Papers
    • Name: Hubon, Frederick
    • Date: circa 1857-1858
    • Format: text
  16. Letter from Henry and Frances Hubon to their sons, Henry G. and Frederick

    • Collection: Hubon Family Papers
    • Name: Hubon, Henry
    • Date: 1851 February 9
    • Format: text
  17. Letter from Henry G. Hubon to his brother

    • Collection: Hubon Family Papers
    • Name: Hubon, Henry G.
    • Date: 1856 May 16
    • Format: text
  18. Letter from Henry G. Hubon to his brother Frederick

    • Collection: Hubon Family Papers
    • Name: Hubon, Henry G.
    • Date: 1856 February 24
    • Format: text