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for February 4, 1837. Folio newspaper, 16 pp., complete. Published by Horace Greeley. Briefly reporting "a curious paragraph" from the "New Orleans Standard" about a group of 12 American families who have "built a town (near Point St. Luces on the Gulf of California), erected a corporate government, declared their independence, elected a president, and bid defiance to the Mexican government". A pearl fishery seems to have been involved. Also, brief reports of the doings of General Santa Ana, Indian troubles in the northwest as the Winnebago and the Sioux have attacked the Foxes. A Very Good copy.
Title: The New Californian Republic" in "The New Yorker"
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