C.M. Silva & Son Correspondence.

Collection Number: D-417

135 letters written to C. M. Silva & Son from 1874-1879. Also included is one volume of outgoing correspondence from July to December 1886. The correspondence discusses growing fruit trees and plants, orders for their fruit and plant stock, shipping procedures, the quality of their products, and account debits and credits.
Extent

1.4 linear feet

Biography

Charles M. Silva (1823-1894) and his son Edward B. Silva (1854-1952) operated C.M. Silva & Son, a nursery specializing in fruit trees and plants, in Newcastle, California.

Inclusive Dates

1874-1886.

Subject

Plant Science

Additional Collection Information

Finding Aid on the Online Archive of California

Access

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