Constitution of the State of California


Published by February 13, Washington, D.C., 1850
From Randall House Rare Books (ABAA) (Santa Barbara, CA, U.S.A.)

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17 pp Octavo. disbound. This edition is contained in the "Message form the President of the United States, transmitting an authenticated copy of the Constitution of the State of California", 31st Congress, 1st Session, House of Representatives Executive Document No. 39.General Riley gave a copy of the California Constitution to President Taylor, who in turn transmitted it to the House of Representatives. The complete text of the Constitution is preceded by a short statement of the President and is followed by a certification of the Secretary of State.The first printing of the Constitution of California was printed at the Office the Alta California [newspaper] in 1849. [See Cowan (I), p. 34. (II), p. 140. Graff 539. Greenwood 124. Sabin 9998. Wagner, California Imprints 37]9. Slighty waterstained and a little foxed. Bookseller Inventory # 32390

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Title: Constitution of the State of California

Publisher: February 13, Washington, D.C.

Publication Date: 1850

Edition: Early edition.

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