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March 7, 1861: Santa Barbara

March 7, 2011

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Santa Barbara; by dsearls, on Flickr

Camp 19

We came on here [today], arriving in the afternoon. The steamer was to leave that night for San Francisco, the only public communication with the outer world. I tried to make a raise and get some money from express agents, merchants, etc.—no go—so wrote on to Professor Whitney that we would wait here until either funds or he arrived. Friday we visited the Mission, examined the foothills, etc. More of the Mission anon.

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