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Pious Fund of the Californias, 1700-1857.
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
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Title:

Pious Fund of the Californias, 1700-1857

Abstract:

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.

Date:

1700 (issued)

Subject:

Rada, Francisco Lorenz de
marqués de Villapuente -- Puente y Peña, José de la
Pious Fund of the Californias.
Missions, Spanish -- California

Note:

Also available on microfilm.
Pious Fund of the Californias, BANC MSS M-M 1859, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
In Spanish.

Physical Description:

print
3 volumes (0.42 linear feet)
partial microfilm reel (748 exposures) : negative (Rich. 486:13) and positive.

Language:

Spanish

Identifier:

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

Origin:

California