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Item ID   156720    
Open more fields Accession Number   BANC MSS 2010.622 similar items
Open more fields Other Number   WJHC 1977.015 AR1 (legacy) similar items
·  Number   WJHC 1977.015 AR1 similar items
·  Type   legacy similar items
Level of description   Collection similar items
Open more fields Author/Creator Hiram Bushell similar items
Title   Hiram Bushell papers similar items
Filing Title   Bushell (Hiram) papers

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Open more fields Date Created   1921-1935 similar items
Extent and Quantity   1 box (.2 linear feet) similar items
Biographical History   Hiram Bushell, born in Russia in 1882, arrived in Sacramento, California in the 1920s and opened a small hardware store. In 1934, during the Great Depression, he went to the Yankee Hill Work Camp that was located near Sacramento. similar items
Scope and Content   Collection includes diaries kept by Hiram Bushell while at the Civilian Conservation Corps' Yankee Hill Work Camp in Yankee Hill, California (1934-1935). The diary entries contain his comments on daily life in the camp and on relationships he built while living there. Bushell's sometimes poetic writings reveal his observations of the hierarchical relations that existed in the work camp and the ways in which he applied traditional Jewish thought to his experiences there. Also contains Bushell's correspondence with members of his family and friends and photographs of Bushell (mainly portraits and one photograph of Bushell outside of his Sacramento hardward store). similar items
Link to this Item   http://magnesalm.org/notebook_fext.asp?site=magnes&book=156720 similar items
Link to UC Berkeley OskiCat   http://oskicat.berkeley.edu/record=b18299932~S1    
Link to Magnes.org   http://www.magnes.org/collections/archives/western-jewish-americana/bushell-hiram-papers-1921-1935    
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