Collection includes his personal and business records, appointment book, 1873, clippings from newspapers for which JWD wrote;
personal and business records of William Worthington Chipman; original survey and land transaction for the Encinal San Antonio,
later to become the city of Alameda; newspaper clippings pertaining to provision of city water, 1877.
Collected papers of prominent San Francisco lawyer, legislator and settler of 1849. Among his achievements while residing
in California he was mayor of Oakland, a correspondent for the Daily Evening Bulletin, a founder and later regent of the University
of California, Berkeley, and a state legislator.
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