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An Excursion up the Coast, by Eliza W. Farnham
Eliza W. Farnham, who promoted social reform, became matron of the women's section of Sing Sing Prison in 1844. Despite ... [Read more]

Journey to San Francisco, by Eliza W. Farnham
We had been but little more than a month settled before it became necessary for me to go to San ... [Read more]

Planting Potatoes, by Eliza W. Farnham
The great labor of seed-time, in which Geordie and I had yet to bear our part, was the potato planting, ... [Read more]

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Notes:

1. Santa Cruz Sentinel, October 5, 1867.

2. Santa Cruz Sentinel, October 4, 1879.

3. Thomas Majors, "The Majors Family and Santa Cruz County Dairying." Transcript of an interview with Elizabeth Spedding Calciano in 1967. (University of California, Santa Cruz, McHenry Library, ..." [More]

Excerpted from Notes and Research Bibliography by Laurie MacDougall