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Irene Sewell Soberanes Collection
1989.43.2, 1987.35.1  
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Mrs. Irene Soberanes was the former Irene Sewell, great-granddaughter of Dr. John Marsh. She married Paul Soberanes on 13 Dec 1913. The Soberanes Family was an early Spanish family in California. The box includes a collection of notes regarding the Women’s Temperance Union in Contra Costa County, family history of early Californios, and notes of Natividad Battle of November 16, 1846. The scrapbook includes newspaper clippings about the Soberanes family from the 1920s to the 1950s.
Extent
1 box and 1 scrapbook
Restrictions
Contact the Contra Costa County Historical Society for publication permission.
Availability
Collection is open for research.