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Collection Reference Number GLC07164.02
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1850 
Title Augustus Neafie to his sister regarding his work as a miner and a businessman
Date 28 January 1850
Author Neafie, Augustus (1825-1871)  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description His life experiences as a miner, and a businessman, and his hardships due to flooding. He expresses his hopes to receive family news.
Subjects Gold Rush  American West  Westward Expansion  Mining  
People Neafie, Augustus (1825-1871)  
Place written Sacramento, California
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