The Clifton Hite collection consists of legal documents pertaining to
the 19th century ownership and legal disposition of the Santa Gertrudis Rancho,
San Jose del Cabo, Baja Calif. The Rancho was evidently owned or claimed at
various times by Gertrudis Carrillo (1859), Jose Ceseña (1877) and members of
the Bello family (1879). Items in the collections are written in Spanish.