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Tiburcio Vásquez collection, 1859-1875.
BANC MSS 2003/96 c; BANC MSS 2003/96 c
Collection Overview

Title:

Tiburcio Vásquez collection, 1859-1875

Abstract:

Contains typed transcripts (10 p.) of newspaper articles on Vásquez and typed transcripts (4 p.) of sentencing reports.

Date:

1859 (issued)

Subject:

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Vasquez, Tiburcio -- 1835-1875 -- Portaits
Vasquez, Tiburcio -- 1835-1875
Crime -- California -- History -- 19th century
Criminals -- California -- History -- 19th century

Note:

Tiburcio Vásquez born Aug. 11, 1839 began his criminal career in 1852. Until he was hung on Mar. 19, 1875, he spent several years in San Quentin and many years stealing horses, robbing stage coaches and killing those who got in his way.

Type:

Photographs.

Physical Description:

print
1 folder.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 2003/96 c
BANC MSS 2003/96 c

Origin:

California