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historical sketch of Los Angeles County, California

Juan Jose Warner

historical sketch of Los Angeles County, California

from the Spanish occupancy, by the founding of the Mission San Gabriel Archangel, September 8, 1771, to July 4, 1876

by Juan Jose Warner

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Published by reprinted by O. W. Smith in Los Angeles, Cal .
Written in English

  • Los Angeles County (Calif.) -- History

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    John & Laree Caughey Collection.

    Statementprepared by Col. J. J. Warner, Judge Benjamin Hayes, [and] Dr. J. P. Widney ; a reprint of the original edition published by Louis Lewin & Co., 1876, to which is added an invaluable introduction written by Dr. J. P. Widney, the surviving member of the trio, July 4, 1936.
    ContributionsHayes, Benjamin Ignatius, 1815-1877., Widney, Joseph Pomeroy, 1841-1938., Los Angeles (Calif.). Centennial celebration, 1876. Literary committee.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination159 p. :
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14477022M

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