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Francisco Palou. Carta sobre la exploracion de la costa de California.

Serial Number: 
150-00005
Title: 
Francisco Palou. Carta sobre la exploracion de la costa de California.
Author(s): 
Palou, Francisco
Author(s): 
Crespi, Juan
Date: 
09-06-1774
Documentation: 
San Carlos de monte rey. September 6, 1774. 15pp. Cpy. Photo.
Summary: 
Document is a copy of a letter by fr. Francisco Palou which contains excerpts from fr. Juan Crespi's diary of an expedition to the northern coasts. He speaks contact with natives who approach the boat. Description centers on stature and clothing of the natives, their activities around the Spanish ship, and the materials they brought for trading, and wished in return. They gave mostly wooden material and were primarily interested in large iron implements in exchange. (C. Briggs) (1975)
Persons: 
Pena, Thomas de la
Persons: 
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Virrey)
Persons: 
Perez, Juan
Persons: 
Palou, Francisco
Persons: 
Crespi, Juan
Places: 
San Carlos de Monte Rey (Puerto de)
First Location: 
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0068
Original Location: 
ASB, Santa Barbara, California.
Language: 
Spanish
Rights: 
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