California Historical Society
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
California Historical Society contract
Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 5970
Document stating agreement between California Historical Society and Dale Morgan.
The first printing in California : the Mexican press, Monterey
File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1373
Scope and Contents
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.