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Accession # 2008.42
MS # 9
Title "Donner Party and Survivors"
Date 01/16/1980
Collection Scrapbooks
Scope & Content "Newspaper Clippings of Donner Party and Survivors"
Author: Mrs. Elizabeth Cyrus Wright, Calistoga

Collection of original newspaper obituaries of Donner Party survivors; and orignal newspaper clippings reporting establishment of various Donner Party memorials. One article about a relic ("tiny doll") preserved at Sutter's Fort.
Object Name Scrapbook
People App, Leanna Donner
Brown, Columbus
Clarke, Mary Graves
Dixon, Mary
McFarling, James
McGlashen, Charles Fayette
McMahon, Isabel Breen
Reed, Charles
Reed, Mary Imogene
Reed, Patty
Schenck, Naomi Breen
Stevenson, Mrs. Robert Louis
Subjects Cannibalism
Donner Party
Pioneers
Starvation
Search Terms App, Leanna Donner
Brown, Columbus
Cannibalism
Clarke, Mary Graves
Dixon, Mary
Donner Party
McFarling, James
McGlashen, Charles Fayette
McMahon, Isabel Breen
Monuments & Statues
Newspapers
Obituaries
Pioneers
Reed, Charles
Reed, Mary Imogene
Reed, Patty
Schenck, Naomi Breen
Starvation
Stevenson, Mrs. Robert Louis
Status OK