Manuscript Collections
Gleason, Lydia Vineyard. Papers

Collection Number: MC247


The collection contains thirty-one letters written between 1899-1917. The majority of the letters are to Lydia Vineyard Gleason (1877-1966) from her husband Elmer Percy Gleason (1875-1935). The letters discuss their courtship, family news, as well as life in Northern California at the turn of the twentieth century.

Inclusive Dates
California History
Additional Collection Information
Finding Aid on the Online Archive of California (
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