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John D. Gilchriese collection of documents relating to Southern California, 1852-1882.
BANC MSS 2002/190 c
Collection Overview

Title:

John D. Gilchriese collection of documents relating to Southern California, 1852-1882

Creator/Contributor:

Gilchriese, John D., creator, Collector.

Creator/Contributor:

Pico, Pío, 1801-1894

Creator/Contributor:

Foster, Stephen C. (Stephen Clark), 1799-1872

Creator/Contributor:

Sepulveda, Jose.

Creator/Contributor:

Forster, John, 1814-1882

Creator/Contributor:

Stearns, Abel, 1798-1871

Creator/Contributor:

Garey, Thomas A.

Creator/Contributor:

Stoneman, George, 1822-1894

Creator/Contributor:

Britton & Gray

Abstract:

Consists of correspondence and accounts receipts of various residents of Southern Calif., including Pio Pico and his Pico House Hotel in Los Angeles, John Forster, Stephen C. Foster, Jose Sepulveda, Abel Stearns, Thomas A. Garey, George Stoneman, and the law offices of Britton & Gray. Some of the correspondence discusses crops, cattle, land purchases, and politics.

Date:

1852 (issued)

Subject:

Pico House (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Agriculture -- California -- History -- Sources
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- History -- Sources
California -- History -- 1850-1950 -- Sources
California -- Politics and government -- 1850-1950 -- Sources
California, Southern -- History -- Sources

Note:

Includes Spanish language material.

Type:

Receipts.

Physical Description:

print
1 box (.2 linear ft.)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 2002/190 c

Origin:

California