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Guide to the Nellie M. Tombs Papers
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Collection items include Tombs diary dated 1885 through August 1887, three pieces of correspondance, a bill of sale for a slave (1848) and an insurance advertisement. The total of seven papers in the collection provide a snapshot of the life of a young girl living in Healdsburg, California in the late 1800's.
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Collection is open for research by appointment.