Blodgett, Peter J.

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BLODGETT, Peter J. American, b. 1954. Genres: History. Career: Yale University, New Haven, CT, teaching and research assistant in history, 1979-84; Huntington Library, San Marino, CA, curator of western manuscripts, 1985-. Loyola Marymount University, member of advisory board, Center for the Study of Los Angeles. Publications: Land of Golden Dreams: California in the Gold Rush Decade, 1848-1858, 1999. Contributor to books and periodicals. Address: Manuscripts Department, Huntington Library, 1151 Oxford Rd., San Marino, CA 91108, U.S.A.