Title:Frances Rand Smith papers, ca. 1908-1937
Creator/Contributor:Smith, Frances Rand., creator
Consists of manuscripts and research notes of unpublished works by Frances Rand Smith. Manuscripts are of "Spanish grants
and early ranchos in Palo Alto's history," and "The Mission of San Diego de Alcala: a study of the architecture of the mission
of San Diego, Calif." Research notes include the San Diego mission, the Mormon Battalion, and early Spanish Calif. history.
Also includes scrapbook of San Diego Mission.
Subject:San Diego Mission.
United States. -- Army. -- Mormon Battalion.
Missions -- California -- San Diego
Indians of North America -- California -- Missions -- History
Land grants -- California -- Santa Clara County
Spanish mission buildings -- California -- Photographs
Palo Alto (Calif.) -- History
Scrapbook includes black and white photographs of San Diego Mission.
Photographs transferred to the Pictorial Collections of The Bancroft Library (BANC PIC )
Frances Rand Smith spent many years researching and visiting Calif. Missions and published works on their history and architecture.
1 box and 1 v. (.45 linear ft.)
BANC MSS C-R 44 box1
BANC MSS C-R 44 v.1