Manuscript Collections
Burnett Family Papers

Collection Number: D-557

0.8 linear feet
Lester Burnett (1804-1870) settled in Yuba County, California in 1850. His son Wellington Burnett (1829-1907) served as city and county attorney of San Francisco.
The collection contains correspondence related to Lester, his wife Olive, and their son Wellington, as well as other Burnett family members. Also included in the collection are legal and financial documents connected to the family.
Inclusive Dates
California History
Additional Collection Information
Finding Aid on the Online Archive of California (
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