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Guide to the Horace Wilson Letter, 1845-1849

Collection number: MS 4

Size: 1 item (0.10 cu.ft.)

About the Horace Wilson Letter

Three page letter begun aboard the ship “Areatus” and completed after the writer’s arrival in San Francisco. Wilson writes to James C. Steel, Andover, Mass of his experiences on the voyage around South America and his plans to prospect for gold in California.

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Preferred Citation

Horace Wilson Letter, 1845-1849, MS 4, Milne Special Collections and Archives, University of New Hampshire Library, Durham, NH, USA.

Acquisitions Information

Donated: Clarissa G. Hall, Derry, New Hampshire, Jan. 1975 (Accession Number: 41)