Finding Aid to the Documentos para la historia de California, 1801-1851

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Finding Aid to the Documentos para la historia de California, 1801-1851

Collection number: BANC MSS C-B 74

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Collection Summary

Collection Title: Documentos para la historia de California,
Date (inclusive): 1801-1851
Collection Number: BANC MSS C-B 74
Origination: Carrillo, Pedro C.
Extent: Number of containers: 1 volume
Repository: The Bancroft Library
Berkeley, California 94720-6000
Physical Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
Abstract: Notes and transcripts of letters and documents belonging to Carrillo, made by Thomas Savage for H.H. Bancroft's History of California. They relate mainly to Carrillo's duties as customs officer at San Diego and Santa Barbara.
Languages Represented: Collection materials are in Spanish

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Documentos para la historia de California, 1801-1851, BANC MSS C-B 74, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Scope and Content

These papers are mainly transcripts made by Thomas Savage of Papers at that time in the possession of P. C. Carrillo, relating for the most part to Carrillo's activities as customs officer in 1846 and 1847.
A calendar of the documents and an index follow.

Biographical Sketch

Pedro C. Carrillo, a son of Carlos Antonio Carrillo, was educated in Honolulu and Boston. He was appointed collector of customs at San Diego and Santa Barbara, and also held the offices of alcalde and town surveyor of Santa Barbara, and justice of the peace of Los Angeles.

Calendar of Documents

 

Estudillo, José María, 1772-1830

 

Passport issued to Mariano Castro, Oct. 28, 1801. Excerpts. Doc. 3

 

Berenguer de Marquina, Félix, viceroy of Mexico

 

[Pasaporte a Mariano Castro], Aug. 12, 1802. Transcript. Doc. 2

 

Peña y Peña, Manuel de la, pres. Mexico, 1789-1850

 

Appointment of Carlos Antonio Carrillo as Provisional Governor of California. June 6, 1837. Transcript. Doc. 1

 

Goytia, Ignacio de

 

Letter from the Junta Departamental de Oaxaca, Dec. 15, 1837, to the Junta Departamental de California, sending two copies of documents. Original document. Doc. [15a]

 

Du Pont, Samuel Francis, 1803-1865

 

Letter, Aug. 8, 1846, to Pedro Carrillo. Excerpt. Doc. 4

 

Stockton, Robert Field, 1795-1866

 

Appointment of P. C. Carrillo to position of collector of customs at San Diego, Aug. 18, 1846. Resumé. Doc. 5

 

Carrillo, Pedro C.

 

Oath of office, Aug. 24, 1846. Excerpt. Doc. 5

 

Carrillo, Pedro C.

 

Letter to Stockton, Aug. 25, 1846. Resumé. Doc. 6

 

Frémont, John Charles, 1813-1890

 

Appointment of P. C. Carrillo as collector of the port of Santa Barbara, Mar. 4, 1847. Resumé and excerpt. Doc. 7

 

Biddle, James, 1783-1848

 

Instructions to P. C. Carrillo, Mar. 29, 1847. Resumé. Doc. 7-8

 

Kearny, Stephen Watts, 1794-1848

 

Instructions to P. C. Carrillo, Apr. 26, 1847. Resumé. Doc. 8-9

 

Green, Talbot H., 1810-1889

 

Re cargo of the Confederación, June 21, 1847. Resumé. Doc. 14

 

Mason, Richard Barnes, 1797-1850

 

Appointment of P. C. Carrillo as collector of customs and harbor master for Santa Barbara, Aug. 1, 1847. Resumé. Doc. 9

 

Note concerning duties levied on Hawaiian brig Euphemia, Sept. 16, 1847. Doc. 14

 

Lippitt, Francis James, 1812-1902

 

Receipts to P. C. Carrillo, Sept. 30, 1847. Resumés. Doc. 11

 

Carrillo, Pedro C.

 

Record of arrivals of vessels from June to Sept. 1847, Sept. 30, 1847. Transcript. Doc. 13

 

Accounts relating to Carrillo's position as collector of customs, Sept. 14, 1846-Sept. 30, 1847. Transcript. Doc. 14-15, 16

 

Notes made concerning duties paid to P. C. Carrillo, Sept. 30-Oct. 18, 1847. Doc. 12

 

Carrillo, Pedro C.

 

Letter, Mar. 10, 1848, to Francis Lippitt. Resumé. Doc. 10

 

San Francisco. Committee of Vigilance, 1851

 

[Certificate of membership], July 1, 1851. Transcript. Original signed by J. C. Woodworth and Isaac Bluxome. Doc. 11-12

Index

 

Berenguer de Marquina, Félix, viceroy of Mexico

 

Passport for M. Castro, Aug. 12, 1802. Doc. 2

 

Biddle, James, 1783-1848

 

Instructions, Apr. 26, 1847. Doc. 7-8

 

Bluxome, Isaac, as secretary, San Francisco Committee of Vigilance, 1851. Doc. 11-12

 

Carrillo, Pedro C.

 

Oath of office, Aug. 24, 1846. Doc. 5

 

Letter to Stockton, Aug. 25, 1846. Doc. 6

 

Record of vessels, Sept. 30, 1847. Doc. 13

 

Letter to Francis Lippitt, Mar. 10, 1848. Doc. 10

 

Du Pont, Samuel Francis, 1803-1865

 

Letter, Aug. 8, 1846. Doc. 4

 

Estudillo, José María, 1772-1830

 

Passport for Mariano Castro, Oct. 28, 1801. Doc. 3

 

Frémont, John Charles, 1813-1890

 

Appointment of P. C. Carrillo, Mar. 4, 1847. Doc. 7

 

Green, Talbot H., 1810-1889

 

Information re cargo of the Confederación, June 21, 1847. Doc. 14

 

Kearny, Stephen Watts, 1794-1848

 

Instructions, Apr. 26, 1847. Doc. 8-9

 

Lippitt, Francis James, 1812-1902

 

Receipts, Sept. 30, 1847. Doc. 11

 

Mason, Richard Barnes, 1797-1850

 

Appointment for P. C. Carrillo, Aug. 1, 1847. Doc. 9

 

Peña y Peña, Manuel de la, pres. Mexico, 1789-1850

 

Appointment of C. A. Carrillo as Provisional Governor of California. June 6, 1837. Doc. 1

 

San Francisco. Committee of Vigilance, 1851

 

Certificate of membership for P. C. Carrillo, July 1, 1851.

 

Stockton, Robert Field, 1795-1866

 

Appointment for P. C. Carrillo, Aug. 18, 1846. Doc. 5