Letter from Nathaniel Dudley Goodell to his brother in Amherst

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GoodellCorrApr211849.pdf

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Letter from Nathaniel Dudley Goodell to his brother Noble Thomas Goodell in Amherst. Dudley Goodell traveled to California in 1849 to dig for gold. This letter describes the part of the journey that took him across the Isthmus of Panama, and up the Chagres River by boat, then 26 miles by foot to Panama (now called Panama City).

Subject

Frontier and pioneer life

Creator

Goodell, Nathaniel Dudley

Publisher

Jones Library Special Collections

Date Certainty

Date

1849-04-21

Identifier

Folder: Goodell, Ira Chafee--Correspondence

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This digital file may be used for educational uses, as long as it is not altered in any way. Prior written permission is required for any other use of the digital files from the Jones Library.

Citation

Goodell, Nathaniel Dudley, “Letter from Nathaniel Dudley Goodell to his brother in Amherst,” Digital Amherst, accessed May 29, 2015, http://www.digitalamherst.org/items/show/880.