Pedro Fages (1734–1794) was a Spanish soldier, explorer, and first Lieutenant Governor of the Californias under Gaspar de
Portolá. He was the fifth Spanish Governor of Alta California (1782–91) when he wrote the inspection report contained in this
holding. The manuscript details the cavalry at the Santa Barbara Presidio, including evaluation of soldiers, equipment, and
Pedro Fages (1734–1794) was a Spanish soldier, explorer, first Lieutenant Governor of the Californias under Gaspar de Portolá,
and second (1770–74) and fifth (1782–91) Governor of Alta California.
containing 3 pages
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