Title:Pious Fund of the Californias, 1700-1857
Papers, originals and copies, concerning the Pious Fund and the California missions, especially bequests and subsequent litigation.
Chief centers of controversy were the estate of Francisco Lorenz de Rada, 1749-1754, with data extending from 1700 to 1805;
the will of José de la Puente y Peña, Marqués de Villapuente, and the distribution of his assets among the Jesuits in the
Californias and elsewhere; and miscellaneous documents on financial affairs of the Pious Fund, chiefly 1788-1789.
Subject:Rada, Francisco Lorenz de
marqués de Villapuente -- Puente y Peña, José de la
Pious Fund of the Californias.
Missions, Spanish -- California
Also available on microfilm.
Pious Fund of the Californias, BANC MSS M-M 1859, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
3 volumes (0.42 linear feet)
partial microfilm reel (748 exposures) : negative (Rich. 486:13) and positive.
BANC MSS M-M 1859 pt. 1
BANC MSS M-M 1859 pt. 2:1
BANC MSS M-M 1859 pt. 2:2-3
BANC MSS M-M 1859-1861 FILM positive microfilm