SANTA CLARA CAMPAIGN TREATY SITE


After an armed confrontation on January 2 and a meeting the following day, Marine Captain Ward Marston, commander of the United States expeditionary force, and Francisco Sánchez, leader of the Mexican-Californian ranchers, agreed to a treaty here on January 7, 1847. U.S. forces were to recognize the rights of the Californians and end seizures of their property.

Designation:
• Juan Bautista de Anza Historic Trail
• State Historical Site (260)
Visited: 05/05/2016
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