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Los Angeles Assessor's Book
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  • Contributing Institution: Special Collections & Archives
    Title: Los Angeles Assessor's Book
    Creator: Los Angeles County (Calif.). Office of Assessor.
    Identifier/Call Number: SC.DLA
    Extent: 0.20 linear feet
    Date: 1854
    Abstract: Dated 1854, this book was written and signed by the first elected Assessor of Los Angeles, Antonio Franco Coronel. Titled in English on its spine and Spanish on its title page (Duplicado del Libro de Avaluos), it consists of an alphabetical listing of land owners with a description and valuation of their real estate in Los Angeles County, including the San Fernando and San Gabriel valleys.
    Language of Material: English, Spanish; Castilian

    Scope and Contents

    Dated 1854, this book was written and signed by the first elected Assessor of Los Angeles, Antonio Franco Coronel. Titled in English on its spine and Spanish on its title page (Duplicado del Libro de Avaluos), it consists of an alphabetical listing of land owners with a description and valuation of their real estate in Los Angeles County, including the San Fernando and San Gabriel valleys. Numerous ethnicities, including Spanish, French, German, and Mexican are represented wtihin its pages. Many prominent Los Angeles families are listed, including the Pico and Sepulveda families, as well as Eulogio de Celis.

    Conditions Governing Access:

    The collection is open for research use.

    Conditions Governing Use:

    Copyright for unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection has not been transferred to California State University, Northridge. Copyright status for other materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Purchase.

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