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Collection Reference Number GLC07164.04
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1850 
Title Augustus Neafie to his father discussing the weather and the sale of a boat
Date 11 April 1850
Author Neafie, Augustus (1825-1871)  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Explicit details of his life are passed along to his father. He discusses the dreariness of the rainy season (a time in which one cannot go mining) and the sale of a boat owned by Alfred.
Subjects Gold Rush  American West  Westward Expansion  Mining  
People Neafie, Augustus (1825-1871)  
Place written Sacramento, California
Theme Westward Expansion; Naval & Maritime
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859