Book/Printed Material Luzena Stanley Wilson, '49er; memories recalled years later for her daughter Correnah Wilson Wright;

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Title
Luzena Stanley Wilson, '49er; memories recalled years later for her daughter Correnah Wilson Wright;
Summary
Luzena Wilson (b. ca. 1821) came to California from Missouri with her husband and two children in 1849. The family first settled in Sacramento, where they kept a hotel. After the Sacrameto flood of 1849, they moved to a mining camp, where Mrs. Wilson ran another hotel until 1851, when the Wilsons journeyed to their new farm near modern Vacaville. Luzena Stanley Wilson, '49er (1937) contains reminiscences of her overland journey and early years in California dictated to her daughter in 1881. Mrs. Wilson chronicles pioneering in Vaca Valley and her Hispanic neighbors, closing with comments on Vacaville's gradual anglicization and urbanization.
Contributor Names
Wilson, Luzena Stanley, 1819-1902.
Wright, Correnah Wilson, 1857-1934.
Created / Published
Mills College, Calif., The Eucalyptus press, 1937.
Subject Headings
-  Frontier and pioneer life--California
-  Overland journeys to the Pacific
-  Vacaville (Calif.)--History
-  Ethnic groups--California
-  Women--California
-  Urbanization--California
-  Real estate development--California
-  Law--Political aspects--California
-  Agriculture--California
-  Business--California
Notes
-  From type-written copy in Mills college library.
-  "500 copies designed & printed."
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
Medium
3 p.l., 61, [1] p. illus. 26 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
F865 .W74
F865 .W74 Copy 2 Copy 2.
Digital Id
http://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.gdc/calbk.089
Library of Congress Control Number
37008794
Rights Advisory
No known restrictions on publication. No copyright renewal found.
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Luzena Wilson (b. ca. 1821) came to California from Missouri with her husband and two children in 1849. The family first settled in Sacramento, where they kept a hotel. After the Sacrameto flood of 1849, they moved to a mining camp, where Mrs. Wilson ran another hotel until 1851, when the Wilsons journeyed to their new farm near modern Vacaville. Luzena Stanley Wilson, '49er (1937) contains reminiscences of her overland journey and early years in California dictated to her daughter in 1881. Mrs. Wilson chronicles pioneering in Vaca Valley and her Hispanic neighbors, closing with comments on Vacaville's gradual anglicization and urbanization.
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"California as I Saw It:" First-Person Narratives of California's Early Years, 1849-1900.

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Wilson, Luzena Stanley, and Correnah Wilson Wright. Luzena Stanley Wilson, '49er; memories recalled years later for her daughter Correnah Wilson Wright. Mills College, Calif., The Eucalyptus press, 1937. Pdf. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/37008794/.

APA citation style:

Wilson, L. S. & Wright, C. W. (1937) Luzena Stanley Wilson, '49er; memories recalled years later for her daughter Correnah Wilson Wright. Mills College, Calif., The Eucalyptus press. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/37008794/.

MLA citation style:

Wilson, Luzena Stanley, and Correnah Wilson Wright. Luzena Stanley Wilson, '49er; memories recalled years later for her daughter Correnah Wilson Wright. Mills College, Calif., The Eucalyptus press, 1937. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/37008794/>.