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The first printing in California : the Mexican press, Monterey

The first printing in California : the Mexican press, Monterey

Dates: 1931

Typed synopsis of a talk given by John Howell to the California Historical Society on April 21, 1931. The talk concerns the discovery of the earliest known examples of printing in California. The examples described were printed by the "Mexican Press" in Monterey between the years 1831 and 1834.

  • Extent: 1 item
  • Creator: Howell, John
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1373
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Materials are in English.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from The first printing in California : the Mexican press, Monterey must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS SC 1373; The first printing in California : the Mexican press, Monterey; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1373, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated.
Acquisition Information
Donated.
Subject Terms
Howell, John; Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences; Language and Languages; Monterey (Calif.)--History; Printing--California--History
Genre / Form
Speeches, addresses, etc., American
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSSSC1373
Finding Aid Title
First printing in California : the Mexican press, Monterey
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Patsy Shin Hernandez
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-11-02T17:25-0600
Finding Aid Language
English


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John Murphy
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