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Spanish-Mexican Records of the San Jose Pueblo
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Founded in 1777 as El Pueblo de San José de Guadalupe, the City of San José was the first civil settlement established in Alta California under Spanish dominion. These 6,000 original manuscript pages span the founding of the pueblo site in 1777 through the admission of California to statehood in 1850.
8 linear feet
For permission to reproduce, please contact the Curator of Library and Archives at History San Jose.
Records are open to the public for research by appointment with the Curator of Library and Archives.