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Jesús Ramos journal, 1853 February 28-1857 June 4.
Wyles SC 1884
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Title:

Jesús Ramos journal, 1853 February 28-1857 June 4

Creator/Contributor:

Ramos, Jesús., creator

Creator/Contributor:

Online Archive of California

Abstract:

Holograph journal of Jesús Ramos, written in Spanish and includes mostly lists of expenses. Journal consists of two notebooks bound together by a red thread.

Date:

1853 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Robles, Secundino
Ramos, Jesús
Immigrants -- California -- History -- 19th century
Immigrants -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area -- History

Note:

Included in folder are one holograph letter about Jesús Ramos, the writer of the journal signed by Pablo Ảvila (dated 10/23/87), and three photocopied pages (one title page and two text pages) from Historic Spots in California (3rd ed.) by Mildred Brooke Hoover, Hero Eugene Rensch, Ethel Grace Rensch, revised by William N. Abeloe (Stanford University Press, Standford, California, 1966).
Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Jesús Ramos immigrated to the United States from Mexico as a young man and was given a contract for adobe work on Rancho Ríncon de San Francisquito, or Rancho Santa Rita, by Secundino Robles in 1847. He continued to be employed by Robles for some years after and lived with his family in Mayfield.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.
Gift of Jesú́s Ramos's granddaughter Juanita Dolan (Mrs. Thomas O. Dolan) of Menlo Park, CA.
In Spanish.
Cite as: [Identification of item], Jesús Ramos journal. Wyles SC 184. Department of Special Collections, UC Santa Barbara Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Type:

Journals (accounts)

Physical Description:

1 volume (68 pages) ; 29 x 23 cm.

Language:

Spanish

Identifier:

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.