William P. Hanson Diaries

collection

Campus:
California State University, Chico
Library:
Meriam Library
Subject(s):
Colusa County (Calif.) -- History ; Yuba County (Calif.) -- History ; Hanson, David Mark, 1840-1920
Description:
The diaries of William Hanson describe his life as a rancher in Yuba County from 1862-1879, then moving to Willows, California until his death in 1889. It includes recollections of Honorable D. M. Hanson crossing the Plains in 1849, written in 1919.
Dates covered:
1826-1889
Language(s):
English
Collection Size:
33 volumes, 1 linear foot
For more information:
Additional Information
Citation Sample:
William P. Hanson diaries, MSS 082, Special Collections, Meriam Library, California State University, Chico.
Collection policy:
Collection is open for research without restriction.