The small collection contains materials from John H. Helwig related to a mining claim for the Jennie Lind Placer Mine in North
Bloomfield, California in the late twentieth century.
John Henry Helwig was born in Germany. He arrived in California in 1849 and after mining for several years, he engaged in
the wholesale meat business in North Bloomfield, California. John Helwig passed away in 1909.
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Collection is open for research.