Finding Aid to the Monterey County Miscellany, 1844-1850

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History --History, California --History, Central Coast

Finding Aid to the Monterey County Miscellany, 1844-1850

Collection number: BANC MSS C-B 692

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University of California, Berkeley

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Collection Summary

Collection Title: Monterey County Miscellany,
Date (inclusive): 1844-1850
Collection Number: BANC MSS C-B 692
Extent: Number of containers: 6 items in 1 portfolio
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.
Languages Represented: Collection materials are in Spanish

Information for Researchers


Collection is open for research.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Monterey County miscellany, BANC MSS C-B 692, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Scope and Content

Miscellaneous items concerning early residents in and around Monterey. Arranged chronologically. Alphabetical list of contents follows.

Key to Arrangement

portfolio Portfolio

Ambris, Doroteo, d. ca. 1880


[Power of attorney to Marcelino Escobar, June 16, 1848]


Castañares, José María


[Note to a friend, ca. 1845]


Estrada, José Mariano, 1784-


Letter to Olivier Deleisségues, Mar. 26, 1847


Gil, Henjenes


[Power of attorney to Francisco Soberanes, Aug. 19, 1850]


Ramirez, A[ngel?]


Letter to Rafael Pinto in Monterey, undated, about stray cattle.


Soto, Lazaro, 1802-


Bill of sale of horse sold to Stephen H. L. Meek, Feb. 10, 1844.