THE COMING OF JUSTICE TO CALIFORNIA: Three Documents. John Galvin, Adelaide Smithers.

THE COMING OF JUSTICE TO CALIFORNIA: Three Documents.

San Francisco: John Howell, 1963. First edition. Hardcover. xi, 2fl, 80 pp., illustrated with frontispiece, 3 facsimile text reproductions, 2 folding maps; octavo, original red cloth. Fine. Item #22172

The documents translated here are: "Rules and Regulations for the Presidios on the Frontier Line of New Spain, Ordered by King Carlos III in a Decree of September 10, 1772"; "Speech of Carlos Antonio Carrillo in the Mexican Chamber of Deputies, Requesting Adequate Courts for the Administration of Justice in Alta California, 1831"; "Decree of President Santa Anna of Mexico, May 22, 1834, Establishing Circuit Tribunals and District Courts."

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