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Riley, Bennett 1787-1853

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Works: 62 works in 89 publications in 2 languages and 1,045 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Interviews  Maps 
Roles: Correspondent
Classifications: F786, 978
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Publications about Bennett Riley
Publications by Bennett Riley
Publications by Bennett Riley, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Bennett Riley
 
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Most widely held works by Bennett Riley
Geology and industrial resources of California by Philip T Tyson( Book )
6 editions published between 1851 and 1978 in English and held by 237 libraries worldwide
Report of the secretary of war, communicating information in relation to the geology and topography of California by Philip T Tyson( Book )
7 editions published in 1850 in English and held by 206 libraries worldwide
Governor Bennett Riley's proclamation to the people of the district of San Francisco, June 4, 1849 by Bennett Riley( Book )
2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Proclamation to the people of California, the third day of June, 1849 by Bennett Riley( Book )
3 editions published in 1942 in English and Undetermined and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Court of Inquiry - Colonel Bennet Riley by United States( Book )
1 edition published in 1848 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Military escorts on Santa Fe trail by Fred S Perrine( Book )
1 edition published in 1927 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Memorias de cosas pasadas en California : San Luis Obispo, California : by Ignacio Ezquer( Book )
2 editions published in 1878 in Spanish and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Original documents removed from the dictation constitute v. 2. Include letter from J.B. Alvarado, Nov. 1851; draft of letter by Ezquer, Aug. 27, 1850; Florencio Serrano's announcement of Ezquer's election as alcalde, Monterey, July 8, 1849; power of attorney from Ezquer to Nicolás Castro, signed by Jacinto Rodríguez, and copy of translation of Bennet Riley's certificate of appointment of Ezquer as justice in Monterey
The first military escort on the Santa Fe Trail, 1829 : from the journal and reports of Major Bennett Riley and Lieutenant Philip St. George Cooke by Otis E Young( Book )
2 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Letter to General Bennett [sic] Riley. Monterey. September 29, 1849 by Stephen Clark Foster( Article )
1 edition published in 1909 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Report of the debates in the Convention of California, on the formation of the state constitution, in September and October, 1849 by California( Book )
3 editions published in 1850 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
John Ross Browne (1817-1875) of Kentucky, the official reporter for the California State Constitutional Convention of September-October 1849, came to California in 1849 as an employee of the government revenue service. He traveled widely in the next two decades before settling down in Oakland. Report of the debates of the Convention of California (1850) comprises the official records of the convention. Browne had been a shorthand reporter for the U.S. Senate before coming west, and he provides transcripts of the proclamation calling the convention, proceedings of the convention, text of the state constitution adopted by the delegates, and official correspondence regarding the convention and the institution of state government under that constitution
Samuel Hopkins Willey papers by Samuel H Willey( Archival Material )
in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Catalogue book of College of California with accounts, 1863-65, and other items
Report of the Secretary of war, communicating information in relation to the geology and topography of California by Philip T Tyson( Book )
1 edition published in 1850 in Undetermined and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Proclamation to the people of the District of San Francisco by California( Book )
1 edition published in 1849 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The Sacramento Valley from the American River to Butte Creek : [northern California map] by United States( Map )
1 edition published in 1849 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Riley, B. (Bennett), 1787-1853
Riley, Bennet, 1787-1853
Languages
English (59)
Spanish (3)
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