Papers collected by H.H. Bancroft for his history of California. Primarily Alviso family documents relating to the sale of
cattle, tallow and hides and to early government in San Jose. Also included are miscellaneous papers of Juan B.R. Cooper,
M.G. Vallejo, Thomas O. Larkin and James McKinlay.
Originals: 1 box and 4 oversize folders
Copies: partial microfilm reel (224 exp.); negative (Rich. 88:2) and positive
1 digital objects (1 image)
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must be submitted in writing to the Head of Public Services. Permission for publication is given on behalf of The Bancroft
Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which
must also be obtained by the reader.
Collection is open for research.