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The discovery of San Francisco Bay

Miguel CostansГі

The discovery of San Francisco Bay

the Portolá expedition of 1769-1770 : the diary of Miguel Costansó, in Spanish and English = El descubrimiento de la Bahía de San Francisco : la expedición de Portolá de 1769-1770

by Miguel CostansГі

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Published by Great West Books in Lafayette, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Costansó, Miguel, -- Diaries,
  • Portolá"s Expedition, Calif., 1769-1770,
  • Spaniards -- California -- History -- 18th century,
  • California -- Discovery and exploration -- Spanish,
  • San Francisco Bay (Calif.) -- Discovery and exploration -- Spanish,
  • California -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesDescubrimiento de la Bahía de San Francisco., Portolá expedition of 1769-1770.
    Statementedited by Peter Browning.
    GenreEarly works to 1800
    ContributionsBrowning, Peter, 1928-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF864 .C7613 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxv, 215 p. :
    Number of Pages215
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23242251M
    ISBN 100944220061
    ISBN 109780944220061
    LC Control Number92007885

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    The discovery of San Francisco Bay by California -- History -- 18th century, California -- Discovery and exploration -- Spanish, San Francisco Bay (Calif.) -- Discovery and exploration -- Spanish, California -- Description and travel -- Early works to Publisher Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by Lotu Tii on April Pages: Get this from a library! The discovery of San Francisco Bay; the rediscovery of the port of Monterey; the establishment of the Presidio, and the founding of the Mission of San Francisco.. [George Davidson].

      Hey Kids, this weekend, we took a family fun field trip adventure to the San Francisco Bay Area Discovery Museum. It’s right across the Golden Gate Bridge in a town called Sausalito. how the appearance of the San Francisco Bay Area has changed dramatically since its discovery. that the San Francisco Bay–Delta region is one of the most productive ecosystems in the western Americas. TOPIC BACKGROUND. The Spanish expedition led by Captain Gaspar de Portolá is credited with the first European discovery of San Francisco Bay File Size: KB.


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