Book/Printed Material California sketches, with recollections of the gold mines;

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Title
California sketches, with recollections of the gold mines;
Summary
Leonard Kip (1826-1906), a young Albany lawyer, sailed for California in 1849. On his return east in 1850, Kip resumed the practice of law in Albany and published stories, articles, and novels. California sketches (1946) reprints accounts of his adventures that Kip sent home for newspaper publication and that were published as a pamphlet in 1850. The eight chapters describe his arrival in San Francisco, journey through Stockton to two months of gold-mining on the Mukelumne, and reasons for his abandonment of California.
Contributor Names
Kip, Leonard, 1826-1906.
Created / Published
Los Angeles, N.A. Kovach, 1946.
Subject Headings
-  California--Description and travel
-  Gold mines and mining--California
-  Law--Political aspects--California
-  Mines and mineral resources--California
Notes
-  Includes reproduction of original t.p., 1850.
-  Errata slip inserted.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
Medium
2 p.l., vii-xi, [1] p., 2 l., 58, [2] p. plates, map, facsim. 23 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
F865 .K57 1946
Digital Id
http://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.gdc/calbk.011
Library of Congress Control Number
46006280
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Leonard Kip (1826-1906), a young Albany lawyer, sailed for California in 1849. On his return east in 1850, Kip resumed the practice of law in Albany and published stories, articles, and novels. California sketches (1946) reprints accounts of his adventures that Kip sent home for newspaper publication and that were published as a pamphlet in 1850. The eight chapters describe his arrival in San Francisco, journey through Stockton to two months of gold-mining on the Mukelumne, and reasons for his abandonment of California.
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"California as I Saw It:" First-Person Narratives of California's Early Years, 1849-1900.

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Chicago citation style:

Kip, Leonard. California Sketches, With Recollections of the Gold Mines. Los Angeles, N.A. Kovach, 1946. Pdf. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/46006280/.

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Kip, L. (1946) California Sketches, With Recollections of the Gold Mines. Los Angeles, N.A. Kovach. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/46006280/.

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Kip, Leonard. California Sketches, With Recollections of the Gold Mines. Los Angeles, N.A. Kovach, 1946. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/46006280/>.