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Jan. 5,1877 Affidavit of J. W. Dwinelle, esq., that Caslamayomi ........... William Forbes.

illness prevents answer to Commis

. sioner's query of December 26, 1876. Jan. 16, 1877 Athidavit No.2, as to illness of J. W.

Dwinelle, esq.
Jan. 27, 1877 Affidavit No.3, as to illness of J. W. ............... Do.

Dwinelle, esq.
Apr. 6, 1877 Appeal of Smith and Redington from ................

Commissioner's decision of 2d of Feb).
ruary, 1877, and stipulation as to loca.

tion of eastern line. July 12, 1876 Certified copy of decree of confirmation Corral de Quati ......... M. A. de la G. y Lat

aillade. Apr. 28, 1877 Appearance of Sol. A. Sharp as attor. Corte de Madera del Heirs of Juan Reed.

ney for Reed heirs; protest of A. F. | Presidio.
de Silva; objections of S. R. Throck.
morton; diseño of Saucelito espo-
diente, accompanying objections of
Throckmorton; objections of Thos.
Luke Reilly et al. to extension of sur.
vey; deed from board of
commissioners to Leonard Storry,
dated 20th May, 1871 ; deed from
board of tide-land commissioners to
Hugh Crockard, dated 20th May,
1871 ; deed from Hugh Crockard to
John Storry, dated February 26, 1872;
deed from board of tide-land commis.
sioners to Leonard Storry, dated
July 12, 1872; notice from S. A. Sharp
that he intends to move to strike out
objections to survey, June 2, 1875;
Inez Reed Deffebach gives notice
that she is not represented by any
attorney in the case, July 27, 1875;
Antonio F. de Silva authorizes J. B.
Howard to appear for him, August 7,
1875 ; letter from Cutter, Shanklin,
and Mullan & Hyde in relation to
surveyor general's intention to send
up case on Ransom's compilation;
motion of J. B. Howard to send
up case on Ransom's compilation,
October 27, 1875; Mullan & Hyde's
motion, October 27, 1875; Mullan &
Hyde's affidavit, October 27, 1375;
motion of J. B. Howard to strike out
motion and papers filed by Mullan &
Hyde, October 27, 1875; certified copy
of record of advertisement; affidavit
of Capt. John Mullan, April 7, 1876 ;
letter from Walter Van Dyke, United
States district attorney, stating that
Jno. B. Howard appears in case with
his permission, 20th May, 1876; points
by attorney for the United States,
September 14, 1876; notice that the
United States and pre-emption claim-
ants reserve right to file briefs, &c.,
before Commissioner of the General
Land Office, 15th September, 1876 ;
extract from testimony of S. R.
Throckmorton in case of Bolton 08.
Van Reynegan et al; affidavit of
José de la Cruz Sanchez; six letters
in relation to Peninsula Island, and
small island at extreme end of Point
Tiburon; field notes of Matthew.
son's survey in October, 1858, marked
"Ex. Matthewson No. 2;" field notes
of Ransom's survey in September
and October, 1873; field notes of Ran.
som's survey in November and De.
cember, 1873, with tracing of plat ;
field notes and tabling of Allardt's
survey of west boundary-two
wooden stakes; stipulation to have
testimony printed; record of testi.
mony, volume 1, pages 1 to 418, in-
clasive : record of testimony, volume
2. pages 419 to 850, inclusivo; tracing
plat of Matthewson's survey; tra.

H.-Statement of descriptive notes, decrees of court, 8c.—Continued.

When sent.

Papers transmitted.

Name of claim.

To whom confirmed.

Apr. 2, 1877 cing of official survey; tracing re. Corte de Madera del Heirs of Juan Reed.

ferred to in surveyor general's re Presidio.
port; surveyor general's report.
Briefs: brief of contestant S. R.
Throckmorton, J. W. Shanklin of
counsel; brief for Reed beirs, Sol. A.
Sharp, attorney; brief of Edwin
Gardner, a grantee claimant, Samuel
L. Cutter, attorney; brief for claim.
ants, B. S. Brooks, attorney; brief for
contestants, Mullan and Hyde, at-
torneys; brief for the United States,
John M. Coghlan, attornev; brief
of Peter Gardner in behalf of him.
self and the public lands; reply
of Peter Gardner to B. S. Brooks
and S. A. Sharp; reply to brief of
John M. Coghlan for United States,
and general review of other briefs,
B. L. Brooks, attorney for claimants ;
ten exhibits offered by B. S. Brooks,
attorner for T. B. Valentine; thirty.
five exhibits offered by J. W. Shank-
lin, attorney for S. R. Throckmorton:
seventeen exhibits offered by Mu.
lan and Hyde's clients, eight exbib.
its offered by Edwin Gardner: nine
exhibits offered by P. Gardner ; ten
exhibits offered by Sharp for Reed
heirs ; seventeen exhibits offered by
J. B. Howard: nine exhibits offered

by the United States.
June 14, 1877 Notice of appeal from surveyr r gen.

eral's decision of April 2, 1977, by
J. W. Shanklin, attorney for Throck.

Apr. 23, 1877 Plat; descriptive notes; seven skele. Cuyama ........

Heirs of C. Latail. ton maps; and certified copy of rec

lade, (deceased.) ord of advertisement. Apr. 23, 1877 Plat; descriptive notes; five skeleton ........... Maria Antonia de la maps; and certified copy of record

Guerra y Latail. of advertisement.

July 12, 1877 Plat of survey; eight skeleton maps; Ex Mission San Diego .. S. Arguello.

tracing of Wheeler's survey ; descrip-
tive notes; certificate of advertise-
ment; copy of mandate supreme
court; copy of decree filing mandate;

fipal decree of confirmation.
Nov. 13, 1876 Huasna diseño; testimony taken by Huasna ........

J. A. Robinson, United States com-
missioner; deposition of S. W. Fore.
man ; affidavit of J. P. Andrews; atli.
davit of S. W. Foreman; deposition
of S, W. Foreman and G. W. Larkin;
affidavit of W.J. Graves; R. C. Hop.
kins's report; affidavit of Johnson in
reference to Hopkins's report; objec.
tions to survey by Thomas Johnson;
translation of the proceedings under
the Mexican government; argument
of John B. B'oss; argument of James
F.Stuart; certified copy of final de.
cree and order dismis ing appeal ;
instructions to B. M. Henry, United
States deputy surveyor, dated Sep.
tember 23, 1858, to survey rancho;
fieid notes of survey closed February
28, 1859, by B. M. Henry; plat of B.
M. Henry's survey, approved by sur-
veyor general November 4, 1859;
field notes of Harris's survey in Aug.
ust, 1872; plat of Harris's survey; cer-
tified copy of certificate of advertise.
ment of Harris's survey; instructions
dated May 17, 1872, to Harris to make
survey; letter from surveyor general
to Harris, dated April 12, 1873; letter
from Harris to surveyor general,
dated July 1, 1873 ; letter from sur.
veyor general to Harris, dated July
18, 1873; field notes of amended gur.
vey by Harris; plat of survey by

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When sent.
Papers transmitteil.

Xame of claim. To whom confirmed.

-- Nov. 13, 1876 Harris in Augnst, 1872, as amended luasca....

in July, 1873; certified copy of cer.
tificate of advertisement in 1873;
Fundry protests and briefs filed pre-
vious to commissioner's decision of
March 17, 1-75; testimony taken be.
fore county clerk of San Luis Obispo
County; report of R. C. Hopkins,
filed August 26, 1876 ; protest of
James F. Stuart ; certified copy of
record of approval ; certified copy
of certificate of advertisement in
1875 ; notice of selection by owners
of rancho; proceedings before J. A.
Robinson, United States commis.
sjoner, and surveyor general's opin: 1

Aug. 25, 1876 Translation of grant and judicial pos. Janial ......... Burton

session, also attidarit of Mrs. Maria

A. Burton and Henry H. Burton. Sept. 18, 1876 Descriptive Dotes, (corrected). ......

Do. July 8, 1876 | Descriptive notes and decrees, (cor. Jurupa.

Luis Ronbideau. rected.) Nov. 13. 1876 Certified copy of plats of survey...... .... do

July 29, 1876 | Application to reopen case and take

.. Ale! Starry
testimony, filed by Southern Cal for-
nia Colony Association, Sayward,
president; affidavit of Sayward and
S.C. Evans, in support thereof; ap.
peal of Southern California Colony
Association; appeal of Alfred Robin.
son ; appeal of S. C. Evans, attorner
and agent California Colony; protest
of Southern Pacific Railroad Com.

pany, B. B. Redding, attorney.
Mar. 31, 1877 Bill of Riverside News for advertising

notice of hearing as to location of the

Pacbappa Hill.
Oct. 4, 1876 Report of R. C. Hopkins, and diagram. ...... do .......

Jnan Bandini.

(Stearns.) Apr. 17, 1877 Certifed copy of record of advertise. 'La Sierra .......... Sepulveda.

ment. Ang. 7, 1876 Plat and descriptive notes, (corrected.) La Zaca .......... M. A. de la G. y La

taillade. Apr. 6, 1877 Plat of survey; five skeleton maps, de Las Bolsas........ Maria Cleopa Vieto, scriptive notes; certified copy decree!

wife of J. J. Moot confirmation United States district

court; certified copy of order to tile
mandate, and certified copy of record

of advertisement.
May 1, 1877 Plat and descriptive notes, (corrected) ........

Do. June 29, 1877 Certified copy of certiticate of adver. ......

Do. tisement. Sept. 11, 1876 Copy of special instructions to John Las Virgens .......... Varia An'onia Jiu Goldsworthy, United States deputy

chado. surveyor, and Goldsworthy's account

for survey of rancho.
Mar. 12, 1877 Plat of survey; tbree skeleton maps : .... ....... Do.

descriptive notes; certified copies of
record of advertisement; decree of
confirmation t'nited States land com.
mission; juridical possession; petition
of Doña Maria A. Machado; decree
of United States district court, and
extract from minutes of United States

district court. Apr. 14, 1877 Copy of deposition of A. B. Thompson; Jisain La Purisil .. José Ramon Malo.

copy of decree of confirmation of
United States district court: Copy
order United States district cont dis.
missing appeal; instructions to Dep.
nty W. H. Norway, October 5, 1871;
copy of field notes of Norway's sur-
vey, Noveiber 1974; letter of sur-
veyor general to Norway to amend
survey; copy of field notes of Wor
war's survey, June, 1875; notice
from A. S. Cooper, attorney for claim.
ants: protest of claimants against
surrer; protest of L. T. Burtin,
Jesse Hill, and Hill & Jones, against

H.-Statement of descriptive noirs, decrees of court, fc.-Continued.

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Papers transmitted.

Name of claim

To whom confirmed.

Apr, 14, 1877 survey: application of attorney for Mission La Purisima José Ramon Malo.

claimants to have testimony taken;
testimony taken at Santa Barbara ;
"Ex. B.

copy summons and com-
plaint, D. W. apJones vs. Juan Piña ;
testimony taken before J. A. Robin-
son, United States commissioner;
"Es. A, J. A. R.," map of rancho
"Jesus Maria ;" "Ex. B, J. A. R.,"
extract from field notes of rancho
"Jesus Maria ;" briefs of B. T.
Thomas and Tully A. Wise; trac-
ing of plat and surveyor general's

opinion. Jure 5, 1877 Protest of C. A. Thompson, attorney do

Do. for Jos. W. Cooper, against survey. Mar. 15, 1877 Plat of survey ; four skeleton maps; Morro y Cayucos James McKinley.

descriptive notes ; certitied copy de-
cree of confirmation United States
district court; certified copy certifi.
cate of advertisement; extracts from
translations of grants : certified copy
order dismissing appeal United States

district court. Jan. 18,1377 Certified copy order United States dis- Ojo de Agua de Figueroa Joana B. de Miranda, trict court to file mandate of supreme

et al. court, and preface to descriptive

notes. Sept. 11, 1876 Certificate of judicial history, to pre Piedra Blanca

cede descriptive notes.
April 18, 1877 Transcript of papers, &c., on file in San Andres

office of clerk of United States dis-
trict court, certified copies of : judg.
ment district court, third judicial dis.
trict; transcript of judgment district
court, third judicial district; also
transcript of papers, decrees, &c.,
pertaining to survey, (printed;) pro-
test of D. K. Tripp; protest of D. K.
Tripp, attorney for F. Larkin; peti.
tion of Guadalupe Castro to surveyor
general, June 21, 1876; petition of
Guadalupe Castro to supreme court;
appearance of William Lowry and L.
W. Halladay, as attorneys for G. Cas.
tro; objection of Lowry and Halla.
day to patent as issued; notice from
claimant to surveyor general to hold
patent; request of Gerge W. Ellis
for survey, and statement in regard
to grants made to Don Joaquin Cas.
tro; statement No. 2 of George W.
Ellis; petition to cancel patent and

order new survey. Jan. 8, 1877 Letter Messrs. R. P. and H. N. Clement Pueblo of Sonoma Mayor and common requesting recall of testimony, &c.

council city of So.

noma. July 18, 1876 Amended decree United States district San Antonio

V. and D. Peralta. court dated November 26, 1876; de. cree United States district court of November 22, 1862, to correct sur. vey; amended decree with order to correct surveys, dated January 26, 1855, and November 30, 1859, made by United States district court; notice of motion and attidavit of United States circnit judge staying proceed. ings, dated August 4, 1874; map, or sketch, showing rock A and B, at Dorth end of rancho, accompanying affidavit of Von Licht; certitied cops decree United States district court of December 1, 1859; copies of sundry

letters, &c. Oct. 10, 1876 Copy order to return survey; copy of


final decree approving survey, (with
plat attached;) copy order that claim.
ante proceed under decree approving
survey as under final decree; copy of
the enrolled papers in United States
circuit conrt; onder dismissing eause
and that mandate be filed, and order
denying motion to set asideorder and
decree dismissing appeal.

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Name of claim.

To whom confirmed.

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Dec. 11, 1876 Certified copies of papers in land- San Antonio ............ V. and D. Peralta.

commission; opinion board United
States land commissioners; order
of district court that surveyor geu-
eral return plat of survey; instruc.
tions to James T. Stratton, deputy
surveyor; also Stratton's field notes;
tracing of plat of survey on file in
ottice of clerk of district court and
testimony taken before Surveyor

General Mandeville, June 3, 1858.
| Certified copies of suggestion of conn.

gel that cause be continued in Sa-
preme Court; stipulation that appeal
be dismissed; decree dismissing ap.

peal and mandate Supreme Court. Jan. 15, 1877 Certitied copies of field notes of sundry

surveys of the northern boundary.
as made by James T. Stratton, dep.
uty surveyor; copy instructions to
E. H. Dyer, July 15, 1867; tracing of
map and request of H. W. Carpenter
that map and certain field notes be

forwarded to General Land Office.
Aug. 28, 1876 Application of Messrs. Mullan and San Jacinto Nuevo y
Hyde for reeurvey.


J Segregated under Ang. 28, 1876 | Application of Messrs. Mullan and San Jacinto Viejo....... act of July 23, 1876.

Hyde for resurvey. April 4, 1877 Plat and account of G. II. Thompson San Jacinto Nuevo y T. W. Sutherland, for surveying.


guardian, &c. Mar. 31, 1877 Bill Los Angeles Star for advertising. San Jacinto........... José Antonio Estu.

dillo. June 15, 1877 Plat of survey, 5 skeleton maps, de ...... do .............. Do.

scriptive notes, decree of confirma.
tion United States district court, man.
date Supreme Court, and order of this.
trict court to file mandate; certifi.

cate of advertisement. April 6, 1877 Plat of survey; 6 skeleton maps; de San Juan (a) Cajon de Juan P. Ontiveras.

scriptive potes; certified copy decree Santa Ana.
of confirmation United States district
court: certified copy mandate United
States Supreme Court, and certified

copy record of advertisement. Dec. 19, 1976 | Appeals by J. P. Jones, S. Haley, and San Vicente y Santa | Francisco Sepulveda

J. D. Sepulveda; Manuel Marqnez, Monica and Boca de and Ysidro Reyes. et. al., from Commissioner's decision Santa Monica.

of September 30, 1876. Aug. 26, 1876 Appeal of J. G. Downey........... Santa Gertrudes ........ Thomas Sanchez Co

lima. May 16, 1877 Letter from Glassell, Chapman, and ........

Smith in relation to status of case.
June 6, 1877 Plat and descriptive potes, (corrected) ...

April 12, 1877 Tracing of plat and account of W.P. Santa Margarita y Las Pio Pico, et al.
Reynolds for survey.

Flores. Nov. 6, 1876 6 Plat of survey; descriptive potes; cer. Todos Santos y San An. Heirs of W. E. P. tified copy certificate of advertise tonio.

ment; extract from minutes of south-
ern district court; certified copy man-
date United States Supreme Court;
certified copy decree United States
district court; aud protest of Tully

R. Wise.
Nov. 27, 1876 Certified c py record of advertisement ...... do
Nov, 29, 1876 Plat of survey, descriptive notes and Tract of land near San Patrick Breen.

decrees, (corrected.) and certified Juan Bautista.

copy certificate of advertisement. Dec. 21, 1876 Descriptive notes and decrees, (authen. .................

Do. ticated.) Jan. 21, 1877 Waiver of appeal by Messrs. Downey, Vale de San José and Portilla and Warner.

Phillips, and Hayward, owners ot San José del Valle.
grants; protests of Messrs. Downey,
Phillips, and Hayward against re.

opening case.
July 10, 1876 Appeal, affidavits, copy diseños, field Vallecitos de San Mar. Lorenzo Soto.
í notes, title papers, briefs, &c.



H. G. ROLLINS, Inited States Surreyor General for California.

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