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  1. Antonio Garcia, teniente Gobernador constitucional del Estado Libre de Zacatecas, ... secretarios del Honorable Congreso me han comunicado ... Ley penal y de procedimientos contra los ladrones

    • Collection: Mexican Broadsides
    • Date: 1850
    • Topic: Politics and government; Larceny; Criminal procedure; Criminal law; Robbery
    • Format: text
  2. Mexican Broadsides

    • This collection comprises broadsides (single and double-sided, one-sheet documents) produced in Mexico between the early 1600s and 1899.
    • Creation Date: Early 1600s to 1899
  3. The life of Joaquin Murieta, the brigand chief of California : being a complete history of his life from the age of sixteen to the time of his capture and death at the hands of Capt. Harry Love in the year 1853

    • Name: Goodman, John B. (John Bartlett), 1901-1991; Ridge, John Rollin, 1827-1867; Murieta, Joaquín, -1853
    • Date: 1859
    • Topic: Criminals; Brigands and robbers; Crime
    • Format: text
  4. Acta

    • Collection: Mexican Broadsides
    • Date: 1855
    • Topic: Politics and government; Military government
    • Format: text
  5. Proclama

    • Collection: Mexican Broadsides
    • Date: 1852
    • Topic: History
    • Format: text
  6. Victoriano Zamora, Gobernador constitucional del Estado Libre de Zacatecas ... Secretaría de Estado y del Despacho de Hacienda y Crédito Público ... Ignacio Comonfort, presidente sustituto de la República Mexicana ... Contribución sobre propiedades y arrendamientos

    • Collection: Mexican Broadsides
    • Date: 1857
    • Topic: Taxation--Law and legislation; Property tax--Law and legislation; History; Politics and government; Finance, Public; Real property tax--Law and legislation
    • Format: text
  7. [Thanksgiving dinner, Sacramento, California, 30 November 1850]

    • Name: Goodman, John B. (John Bartlett), 1901-1991; Sons of New England (Sacramento, Calif.); Warren, James L. L. F. (James Lloyd LaFayette), 1805-1896; Harkness, H. W. (Harvey Willson), 1821-1901; Columbia Hotel (Sacramento, Calif.); Gore, B. B.; Sons of New England (Sacramento, Calif.)
    • Date: 1850
    • Format: text
  8. [Photographs of the fortification of Fort Gunnybags and of the James King of William banking house]

    • Name: Goodman, John B. (John Bartlett), 1901-1991; Paul, Almarin B. (Almarin Brooks), 1823-1908; San Francisco Committee of Vigilance of 1856.; King, James, 1822-1856
    • Date: Circa 1856
    • Topic: Vigilance committees
    • Format: image
  9. Mines d'or de la Californie

    • Name: Goodman, John B. (John Bartlett), 1901-1991; Fabrique d'Images de Gangel
    • Date: circa 1850
    • Topic: Gold mines and mining
    • Format: text
  10. Manifestación que hace a todas las naciones con especialidad a la República Mexicana

    • Collection: Baja California
    • Name: Zerman, Juan Napoleon
    • Date: 1858
    • Topic: Filibusters
    • Format: text
  11. Real del Monte mine business correspondence

    • Collection: José Villegas Collection on Mining
    • Name: Compañía Real del Monte y Pachuca; Compañía Real del Monte y Pachuca
    • Date: 1851-1853
    • Topic: Silver mines and mining
    • Format: text
  12. Tax receipt : County of San Diego, to R.G. Davis, 1st November, 1851

    • Collection: San Diego History
    • Name: San Diego County (Calif.); Haraszthy, Agoston, 1812-1869
    • Date: 1 November, 1851
    • Topic: Local taxation
    • Format: text
  13. Bar room in the mines, Long Tom

    • Name: Britton & Rey
    • Date: circa 185-?
    • Topic: Gold mines and mining; Mining camps; Frontier and pioneer life
    • Format: text
  14. Chapman Family Correspondence and Other Documents

    • A small collection of family papers of American painter John Gadsby Chapman, consisting mostly of letters to Chapman from colleagues and associates, and correspondence with his son, Conrad Wise Chapman, who served in the Confederate army in the Civil War.
    • Creation Date: 1791-1898, bulk 1861-1865
  15. Copy of a letter by Stephen N. Hubon to his son Henry

    • Collection: Hubon Family Papers
    • Name: Hubon, Stephen N.
    • Date: 1801 September 27, transcribed 1880
    • Format: text
  16. George Fearing Hollis Papers

    • Papers of George Fearing Hollis, Union Naval officer and United States Consul to Cape Town, South Africa from 1888-1893. The collection consists mainly of Civil War-era correspondence, manuscript memoirs, and documents regarding Hollis's tenure in Cape Town.
    • Creation Date: 1852-1903
  17. Hall Family Papers and Sugar Plantation Records

    • Family papers and sugar plantation records (1709-1835) of the Hall family of England and Jamaica. The collection contains primary source material on 18th and early 19th century Jamaican plantation economy and culture.
    • Creation Date: 1709-1892
  18. Hubon Family Papers

    • The Hubon Family Papers contain the correspondence of San Diego early settler Frederick Hubon (1827-1882), and include letters from three generations of Hubons, in addition to transcriptions, genealogical notes, and a carte-de-visite portrait.
    • Creation Date: circa 1801-1966
  19. Incidents on land and water : or, Four years on the Pacific Coast. Being a narrative of the burning of the ships Nonantum, Humayoon and Fanchon, together with many startling adventures on sea and land

    • Name: Bates, D. B., Mrs; Mrs, Bates, D. B
    • Date: 1857
    • Topic: Travel; Voyages to the Pacific coast; Gold mines and mining
    • Format: text
  20. Inventory of the estate of Thomas Chapman and other documents

    • Collection: Chapman Family Correspondence and Other Documents
    • Date: between 1791 and 1879
    • Format: text
  21. Letter from Elmira J. Shuttuck to Mrs. Caroline M. Hubon

    • Collection: Hubon Family Papers
    • Name: Shuttuck, Elmira J.
    • Date: 1854 August 26
    • Format: text
  22. Letter from Frederick Hubon to Sarah L. Allen

    • Collection: Hubon Family Papers
    • Name: Hubon, Frederick
    • Date: circa 1857-1858
    • Format: text