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University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Dennis Townsend Papers, 1833-1858



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Townsend, Dennis
Title: Dennis Townsend papers
Dates: 1833-1858
Abstract: The Dennis Townsend Papers, 1833-1858, are comprised of original letters and two bound volumes of photostat of letters, clippings and broadsides.
Identification: urn:taro:utexas.cah.03690
Extent: 1 inch
Language: English .
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents

The Dennis Townsend Papers, 1833-1858, are comprised of original letters and two bound volumes of photostat of letters, clippings and broadsides. The collection also includes a daguerreotype of the gold rush town of Volcano, California, in 1853, shortly after Townsend migrated there. A carte de visite of Townsend is located in the Townsend, Dennis, photo file.

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Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no use restrictions on this collection. Publisher is responsible for complying with copyright law.

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Index Terms

Personal Names
Townsend, Dennis
Subjects
Gold mines and mining
Manners and customs
Places
California
United States
Document Types
Correspondence

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Dennis Townsend Papers, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by archives staff.

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Detailed Description of the Collection

Inventory

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2L6 [SRH1230009468] Correspondence, 1833-1856
Correspondence [Photostats], 1836-1855
Correspondence [Photostats], 1840-1858
Clippings and Broadsides
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3T1 [SRH1230021775] Half-plate daguerreotype of Volcano, California, 1853

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