Official document granting lot no. 43 in the town of Yerba Buena (San Francisco) to Vardeman Bennett. The document is filled out and signed by Washington A. Bartlett, then serving as the district’s alcalde (chief magistrate). Affixed to the recto of the document is a holograph letter from Bennett, dated Oct. 29, 1846, requesting the deed to lot no. 43.
Distributed from: San Francisco, Calif. Published by the exploring and colonizing expedition of the Lower California Company at the [projected] City of Cortes, Magdalena Bay, Lower California