Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 1 of 1

A. W. Von Schmidt Letter to D. L. Bliss

 Collection
Identifier: 2011-26
Overview A. W. (Alexis Waldemar) Von Schmidt worked as a stateline surveyor and also was employed by James Lick, of observatory fame, to find a suitable location for his observatory around Lake Tahoe. The collection contains one letter written by Von Schmidt to D. L. Bliss regarding purchasing land owned by Bliss for the observatory.

Filtered By

  • Names: Holabird-Kagin Americana X
  • Subject: Business correspondence X