McCORKLE, Joseph Walker, 1819-1884

Guide to Research Collections

Huntington Library
Manuscripts Department
San Marino, CA
Papers: 1852, 1 item.
A letter from Joseph Walker McCorkle to Lewis Granger written on April 21, 1852. In the letter, Joseph McCorkle writes about the land claims of the Native Americans in Southern California, and he writes to Lewis Granger about the necessary forms and procedures to pursue such cases.

University of California, Berkeley
The Bancroft Library
Berkeley, CA
Papers: Letters to Edward Bicknall, 1853-1855, 6 folders.
A letter, May 30, 1853, from San Francisco, mentions activities of fellow Rhode Islanders, Lola Montez and the impending Gwin-McCorkle duel.