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Letter from Rienzi Hopkins to Steuben Jenkins, 1864 January 14 : manuscript

 Item
Identifier: Modern-MS-35

Abstract

Manuscript letter written by Rienzi Hopkins, a lawyer, and former California senator, to Stueben Jenkins, a lawyer, historian, and former Pennsylvania state representative. Letter discusses some California highlights, including local elections, treasury notes, weather, visiting California, practicing law, and mining practices and regulations. He comments that the miners may begin to move towards Brigham Young's territory. Rienzi responds to Jenkins' request for "Indian relics" and will try to acquire some for him.

Dates

  • January 14, 1864

Creator

Language

Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research.

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Creator

Source

Title
Letter from Rienzi Hopkins to Steuben Jenkins, 1864 January 14 : manuscript
Status
Catalog Record Only
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the The Newberry Library - Modern Manuscripts Repository

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