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Finding Aid to the Documentos para la historia de California, 1801-1851
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  • Collection Summary
  • Information for Researchers
  • Scope and Content
  • Biographical Sketch

  • Collection Summary

    Collection Title: Documentos para la historia de California,
    Date (inclusive): 1801-1851
    Collection Number: BANC MSS C-B 74
    Origination: Carrillo, Pedro C.
    Extent: Number of containers: 1 volume
    Repository: The Bancroft Library
    Berkeley, California 94720-6000
    Physical Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
    Abstract: Notes and transcripts of letters and documents belonging to Carrillo, made by Thomas Savage for H.H. Bancroft's History of California. They relate mainly to Carrillo's duties as customs officer at San Diego and Santa Barbara.
    Languages Represented: Collection materials are in Spanish

    Information for Researchers


    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to The Bancroft Library. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Public Services. Permission for publication is given on behalf of The Bancroft Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Documentos para la historia de California, 1801-1851, BANC MSS C-B 74, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

    Scope and Content

    These papers are mainly transcripts made by Thomas Savage of Papers at that time in the possession of P. C. Carrillo, relating for the most part to Carrillo's activities as customs officer in 1846 and 1847.
    A calendar of the documents and an index follow.

    Biographical Sketch

    Pedro C. Carrillo, a son of Carlos Antonio Carrillo, was educated in Honolulu and Boston. He was appointed collector of customs at San Diego and Santa Barbara, and also held the offices of alcalde and town surveyor of Santa Barbara, and justice of the peace of Los Angeles.