Francis Clark was a resident of Folsom, CA, in the 1850s. He engaged in businesses related to gold mining and was a partner in the firm of Brooks, Clark and Company and in the American River Water and Mining Company.
Scope and Content
The collection consists of letters and a few documents related to the business activities of Francis Clark (fl. 1850s). They deal chiefly with his interests in gold mining, property, and finance in Placer and El Dorado Counties, CA. A number of letters are from his partner in the firm of Brooks, Clark, and Company.