Rosa, Jose de la (Spanish CA)

Jose de la Rosa

Taylor, Watchmaker, Editor, Bookbinder and Printer

Spanish California (1841 or 42-1845 )1.

  1. "The last Spanish printer of California under the Mexican regime was Jose
    de la Tosa, tailor, watchmaker. editor , and bookbinder as well as printer. He
    printed for 3 or 4 years until 1845 when Governor Pio Pico decided he needed
    no printer and stored the printing equipment; De la Rosa lived until 1892,
    when he die at the age of 102." Allen Kent, Printers and Printing to Public
    Policy, Copyright. pg. 50.
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