Important Western Americana
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9 Feb 2015, starting at 11:00 PST.

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VENEGAS, MIGUEL. 1680-1764. Noticia de la California, y de su conquista temporal, y espiritual hasta el tiempo presente.... Madrid: En la imprenta de la Viuda de Manuel Fernandez y del Supremo Consejo de la Inquisicion, 1757.

[PORTOLÁ, GASPAR DE, attrib.] Estracto de noticias del Puerto de Monterrey, de la Missión, y Presidio que se han establecido en el con la denominacion de San Carlos, y del sucesso de las dos Expediciones de Mar, y Tierra que à este fin se despacharon en el año proximo anterior de 1769 (caption title). Mexico: con licensia y orden, del Exmo. Señor Virrey, [August 16, 1770].

COSTANSO, MIGUEL. 1741-1814. Diario Histórico de los viages de mar, y tierra hechos al norte de la California ... Executados por la Tropa destinada a dicho objecto al mando de Don Gaspar de Portola.... Mexico: de orden del Excmo. Sr. Virrey, en la Imprenta del Superior Gobierno, [1770].

CHAPPE D'AUTEROCHE, JEAN. 1728-1769. Voyage en Californie pour l'observation du passage de Vénus sur le disque du soleil, le 3 Juin 1769. Paris: Charles-Antoine Jombert, 1772.

CARVER, JONATHAN. 1732-1780. Travels through the Interior Parts of North America, in the Years 1766, 1767, and 1768. London: Printed for the Author; and Sold by J. Water and S. Crowder, 1778.

FIRST LAWS OF CALIFORNIA. NEVE, FELIPE DE. 1724-1784. Reglamento para el Gobierno de la Provincia de Californias. Aprobado por S.M. en Real Orden de 24. de Octubre de 1781. Mexico: Felipe de Zuniga y Ontiveros, 1784.

PALOU, FRANCISCO. 1722?-1789? Relacion historica de al vida y apostolicas tareas del venerable Padre Fray Junipero Serra y de las Misiones que fundo en la California Septentrional, y nuevos establecimientos de Monterey. Mexico: Don Felipe de Zuniga y Ontiveros, 1787.

LONG, JOHN. Voyages and Travels of an Indian Interpreter and Trader, describing the Manners and Customs of the North American Indians; with an Account of the Posts situated on the River Saint Lawrence, Lake Ontario, &c. To which is added, a Vocabulary of the Chippeway Language.... London: Printed for the author; and sold by Robson, Debrett, et al., 1791.

SALES, LUIS. Noticias de la provincia de Californias.... Valencia: Los Hermanos de Orga, 1794.

MACKENZIE, ALEXANDER, SIR. 1764-1820. Voyages from Montreal, on the River St. Laurence, through the Continent of North America, to the Frozen and Pacific Oceans; in the Years 1789 and 1793. With a Preliminary Account of the Rise, Progress, and Present State of the Fur Trade of That Country. London: T. Cadell and W. Davies, 1801.

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