Part I covers Josť Castro in Alta California 1807-1855. Part II are 18 letters written by and to Castro from 1856 to 1860. Part III covers Jose Castro in Baja California from 1856 to 1860. Part IV are 8 letters from The Huntington Library 1853-1868. Part V includes a timeline, H.H. Bancroft on Castro, reproductions of newspaper articles, a genealogy, an essay on the ownership history of Monterey's Casa Castro/La Mirada, and biographical sketches. Part I: Rebecca Lynn Kirk (coauthor). Part III: Angela Moyano Pahissa (coauthor). Part V: Castro Genealogy Judith Marie Rodriguez (author).
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Book Description Monterey History and Art Association, Monterey, Ca, 2008. Oversize Paper Back. Book Condition: Good. Special 50th Anniversary Edition. Yellow paper wraps in good condition except for some notes on front wrap. Some highlighting and marks by previous owner (would-be editor?) Liberally sprinkled with photos and illustrations. Still a nice copy. Bookseller Inventory # 018954