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Legal papers of Gregory Yale, consisting of briefs, complaints, writs, court records, letters, memoranda, etc. connected with Yale's practice as attorney in various mining and land cases, and for the Pilots association of San Francisco : San Francisco : manuscripts, 1850-69.
BANC MSS C-B 461; BANC MSS C-B 461 Box 2; BANC MSS C-B 461
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Title:

Legal papers of Gregory Yale, consisting of briefs, complaints, writs, court records, letters, memoranda, etc. connected with Yale's practice as attorney in various mining and land cases, and for the Pilots association of San Francisco: San Francisco : manuscripts, 1850-69

Creator/Contributor:

Yale, Gregory, 1816-1871, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Hamblin, Joshua.

Creator/Contributor:

Yount, George C. (George Calvert), 1794-1865

Creator/Contributor:

Jones, William Early.

Abstract:

Contents.- v. 1. Limantour claim; New Almaden mine.- v. 2. Peter Smith land titles; California vs. Randall, Holden and Swett; Original drafts of California mining law.- v. 3. San Francisco pilots association cases, 1850-69.- v. 4. San Quentin prison case (James M. Estell); SepĂșlveda and Larco vs. Gabriel Maldonado (Comstock Lode)- v. 5 Miscellaneous cases: Slander suit of Comerford vs. DeVries, 1857; W. Blanding vs. E.W. Burr et al., Board of fund commissioners, 1859; Rancho Pastoria de las Borregas (J.M. Estrada vs. Castro and Murphy, 1859-65; Cole's ranch in San Francisco, 1860-61; Halleck et al., executors of Folsom vs. J. Mora Moss and the Sacramento Valley railroad, 1861; Sonora company's notice of location, 1862; General land office re Soscal rancho, 1863; Brief history of Sausalito and the title of Guillermo Antonio Richardson, 1867; Mesick vs. Brannan et al; A translation of the Spanish laws in existence during the time of Philip II of Spain relating to the taxes of free negroes and mulattos; Abstract of the title of the Rancho Punta de los Reyes (Andrew Randall);

Date:

1850 (issued)

Subject:

California State Prison at San Quentin.
Sacramento Valley Railroad.
Sonora Company.
Lawyers -- California
Mines and mineral resources -- California
Pilots and pilotage
Limantour claim
Taxation
New Almaden Mines
Rancho Pastoria de las Borregas (Calif.)
Soscol Ranch (Calif.)
Rancho Punta de los Reyes (Randall), (Calif.)
Kearny Street (San Francisco, Calif.)

Note:

Typewritten lists of their contents included in vols. 1 and 2.
(Cont.) Part of the original manuscript of Yale's Mining claims and water rights; Glossaries; Yale's protest in the matter of widening Kearny street; Notes by Yale on the right to tax persons living on public lands. Also includes letters from Joshua Hamblin, George C. Yount, and William Early Jones (in portfolio).
Document 13, New Almaden Mine materials : also available on microfilm.

Physical Description:

2 boxes, 1 oversize folder.
1 microfilm reel : negative (Rich. 1016:4) and positive.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS C-B 461
BANC MSS C-B 461 Box 2
BANC MSS C-B 461

Origin:

California