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Irene Sewell Soberanes Collection
1989.43.2, 1987.35.1  
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Irene Sewell Soberanes Collection
    Dates: 1920s-1950s
    Collection Number: 1989.43.2, 1987.35.1
    Extent: 1 box and 1 scrapbook
    Repository: Contra Costa County Historical Society
    Martinez, California 94553
    Abstract: 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.
    Language of Material: English


    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Contact the Contra Costa County Historical Society for publication permission.

    Preferred Citation

    Irene Sewell Soberanes Collection. Contra Costa County Historical Society

    Scope and Content of Collection


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