The Anza Expedition of 1775-1776, Diary of Pedro Font, Publications of the Academy of Pacific Coast History, Vol. 3, No. 1

Berkeley, CA: University of California, 1913.

Softcover. Near Fine. 131 pp, with frontispiece. Majority of pages unopened, minimal handling wear to wrappers; else fine. Text is in English and Spanish. "The city of San Francisco was founded in 1776 by a body of settles brought for the purpose from Sonora under the leadership of Lieutenant-colonel Juan Bautista de Anza. The chaplain of the expedition was Fray Pedro Font, who accompanied Anza from San Miguel de Horcasitas to San Francisco Bay and back, a journey which occupied from September 29, 1775, to June 1, 1776" (Introduction).

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