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    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

    Excerpt:
    Sept 12 1872 to visit the City. We visited the Merchants Library contained 33000 volums. We visited the Williamette Woollen Manufact- uring Co goods, & the Merchants Exchange, Chamber of Commerse. San Francisco is a vary fine place. The City looks as though it was 100 years old instead of 20. It contains 175000 Inhabitants & a vast amount of wealth Expended in building it up. We visited the Chineese part of the City Their God Josh, with their Eternal fires burning, we saw them ingaged in their various persuits they ...
    Dates:
    September 13, 1872