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Barragan, Miguel (1789-1836) Proclamation by Mexican Pres. Barragan making Los Angeles a city (in Spanish)

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC04127 Author/Creator: Barragan, Miguel (1789-1836) Place Written: Mexico [City] Type: Broadside Date: 23 May 1835 Pagination: 1 p. ; 27.2 x 21 cm.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC04127 Author/Creator: Barragan, Miguel (1789-1836) Place Written: Mexico [City] Type: Broadside Date: 23 May 1835 Pagination: 1 p. ; 27.2 x 21 cm.

Summary of Content: Broadside proclamation printed in Spanish, raising Los Angelos in Alta California from a "pueblo" (village) to a "ciudad." Proclamation of the President of Mexico.

People: Estrada, Gutierrez

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: Mexican WarLatin and South AmericaWestward ExpansionGovernment and CivicsGlobal History and CivicsForeign Affairs

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