Guide to the Mesa land case papers, 1853-1930

Processed by Special Collections staff; machine-readable finding aid created by C. Del Anderson
Department of Special Collections
Green Library
Stanford University Libraries
Stanford, CA 94305-6004
Phone: (650) 725-1022
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/
© 1998
The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

Guide to the Mesa land case papers, 1853-1930

Collection number: M0053

Department of Special Collections and University Archives

Stanford University Libraries

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Department of Special Collections
  • Green Library
  • Stanford University Libraries
  • Stanford, CA 94305-6004
  • Phone: (650) 725-1022
  • Email: speccoll@sulmail.stanford.edu
  • URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/
Processed by:
Special Collections staff
Date Completed:
ca. 1963
Encoded by:
C. Del Anderson
© 1998 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Mesa land case papers,
Date (inclusive): 1853-1930
Collection number: Special Collections M0053
Creator: N/A
Extent: .25 linear feet
Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions:

None.

Publication Rights:

Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.

Provenance:

Gift of Br. Veronius Henry, 1963.

Preferred Citation:

[Identification of item] Mesa land case papers, M0053, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

SCOPE AND CONTENT

Summary: Copies of transcript of proceedings in case No. 238, Maria Antonia Mesa, claimant vs. The United States, defendent for the place named "Rinconada del Arroyo de San Francisquito," 1853 and 1861; and notes on Ranchos of Santa Clara, Santa Cruz and San Benito Counties from Capt. William M. Kerr Collection, San Diego Serra Museum. Notes made in 1930's from printed sources.