Niles Searls (1825-1907) served as State Senator and Chief Justice of the California Supreme Court. This small collection
contains several letters to Niles Searls and his son Fred Searls, as well as materials related to Fred Searls' involvement
with the Zeibright Mine in Nevada City, California.
Niles Searls (1825-1907) settled in Nevada City, California in 1850. His career included serving as District Judge, State
Senator, and as Chief Justice of the California Supreme Court.
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