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Record number: WCP1291

Sent by:
John Wallace
Sent to:
Mary Ann Wallace (née Greenell)
12 October 1854

Sent by John Wallace, Columbia, Tuolumne County, California, USA to Mary Ann Wallace (née Greenell) [none given] on 12 October 1854.

Record created:
23 May 2011 by NHM
Verified by:
22/08/2012 - Catchpole, Caroline (All except summary checked);


One of a set of excerpts of letters providing in-depth descriptions John Wallace's life in the gold mining town of Columbia, California, building a system to bring water to gold mining operations in the town.

Record contains:

  • letter (1)

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LETTER (WCP1291.1070)

A transcription typewritten  in English.

Typescript copy c. 1948, incomplete

Held by:
Natural History Museum
Finding number:
NHM WP1/3/96/17
Copyright owner:
©Wallace Family
Image credit:
©Trustees of The Natural History Museum
Record scrutiny:
22/08/2012 - Catchpole, Caroline;

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