The full content of this document is only available to subscribing institutions. More information can be found via

Collection Reference Number GLC07164.07
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1853 
Title Alfred Neafie to his cousin, Carrie, regarding life in Grass Valley
Date 23 December 1853
Author Neafie, Alfred (1832-1917)  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Life in Grass Valley, includes a request for information about the family back East. Included in the letter was a folded sheet of paper which included several fragments of panned gold.
Subjects Gold Rush  American West  Westward Expansion  Children and Family  Mining  
People Neafie, Alfred (1832-1917)  
Place written Grass Valley.
Theme Westward Expansion; Children & Family
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859