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Castro Street was named for José Castro (1808–1860), a Californian leader of Mexican opposition to U. rule in California in the 19th century, and alcalde of Alta California from 1835 to 1836.
Salt, used by the Company in preserving pelts, was obtained on islands in Baja California.
Fort Ross in Bodega Bay, just north of San Francisco, was a stop on that route until 1841 when the fort was sold to the "swindler" Johann Sutter, on whose land the first California Gold was found.
During the final three decades of the existence of Russian America, Finnish Chief Managers ("governors") of Russian America included Arvid Adolf Etholén (a.k.a.
Etolin) in 1840–1845 and Johan Hampus Furuhjelm in 1859–1864. These seamen manned Russian naval ships as well as its deep-sea-going vessels.