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Title:
The journal of George Washington Bartlett, written on a voyage to San Francisco, in brig Maria, Captain Touner, sailing from Bath, Maine, 1849
Creator:
Bartlett, George Washington, 1828-1864
ID:
M194.B378
Date [inclusive]:
1849-1850
Extent:
1 volume; 21 cm
Repository:
George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine 04011
Abstract:
Diary recounting a sea voyage from Maine to California, describing weather, observations, ports of call, and mining activities and expenses during the California gold rush (1849-1850).
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Preferred Citation:

Cite as: Journal of George Washington Bartlett, Miscellaneous Manuscript Collection, George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine

Diary recounting a sea voyage from Maine to California, describing weather, observations, ports of call, and mining activities and expenses during the California gold rush (1849-1850).

Genre(s):
  • Diaries. -- lcgft.
Personal Name(s):
  • Bartlett, George Washington, 1828-1864 -- Diaries
  • Bartlett, George Washington, 1828-1864 -- Travel -- California
Subject(s):
  • Gold mines and mining -- California.
  • Gold miners -- California -- Diaries.
  • Ocean travel.

Forms part of the Miscellaneous Manuscript Collection in the Bowdoin College Special Collections & Archives.

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