Many different kinds of people shaped the history of Alta California: ranchers and friars, soldiers and sailors, neophytes and former slaves. In this workshop, we will use primary sources to examine how different people viewed California as it transitioned from a frontier outpost of the Spanish empire to a Mexican state to American rule.
Speakers include Alex Saragoza, professor of History at UC Berkeley; Rose Marie Beebe, professor of Spanish Literature at Santa Clara University, and Emily Richards from the Berkeley History-Social Science Project.
The institute is free and open to all educators. To sign up, use this registration form.
Wednesday, July 16 – Friday, July 18, 2014
July 16: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm, 2223 Fulton Street, Sixth Floor
July 17: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, Sonoma Mission Trip, meet at UC Berkeley
July 18: 9:30 am – 11:30 am, Peralta Hacienda, 2465 34th Avenue, Oakland