TO: DIRECTOR, FBI (89-4286)
FROM: SAC, SAN FRANCISCO (89-250) (P) (SQ. 1)
Enclosed for the Bureau are 2 copies of FD-302 concerning material furnished by [name deleted], Investigator, California Department of Justice.
In view of the fact that the above enclosed FD-302 identifies numerous bank accounts used by the PT, the Bureau is requested to furnish copy to Civil Division, Department of Justice, handling PT assets.
“Armed and dangerous. Suicidal tendencies”.
Federal Bureau of Investigation
Date of transcription 5/17/79
[name deleted], Investigator, Department of Justice, State of California, 2720 Taylor Street, San Francisco, California, furnished agent 28 pages, which reflects rubber stamps identifying numerous banks. [name deleted] advised that these rubber stamps currently in possession of the San Francisco People’s Temple receiver.
Copies of the above pages as well as a 2 page newspaper article and 1 page reflecting identification of known People’s Temple assets are attached to this report.
[Page 3 – Graphic from unknown newspaper from unknown date]
Peoples Temple assets
|Foreign bank accounts||$17,234,689|
|California real estate|
|San Francisco temple, 1859 Geary Blvd.||$300,000|
|Happy Acres Ranch, 37 acres, including 11 acres of vineyards||$350,000|
|Redwood Valley Temple, 3 acres including Jones’ house and pool||$300,000|
|Los Angeles County|
|Castaic Ranch, 65 acres deeded to Charles Garry law firm||$60,000|
|1435 Alvarado Terrace, Los Angeles||$88,320|
|932 E. Santa Barbara Ave., Los Angeles||$9880|
|Cash, gold and jewelry|
|Cash at San Francisco Temple||$100,000|
|Cash found at or near Jonestown||$1,039,367.49|
|Checks found at Jonestown||$200,000|
|Cash, jewelry, gold confiscated by Guyana government||$1,000,000|
|Cash returned by Soviet Embassy in Guyana||$34,800|
|California bank accounts|
|Bank of Montréal, San Francisco||$21,000|
|Bank of Montréal, San Francisco||$100,000|
|Wells Fargo Bank, Los Angeles||Unknown|
|Investment at Jonestown|
|Improvements, equipment, supplies|
|Total known Peoples Temple assets||$26,056,956|
[Bottom half of page is world map showing location of assets]
[Pages 3 & 4 is from unknown newspaper from unknown date, likely accompanying graphic reproduced on page 2 of serial]
[Page 6 – 33, Rubber stamps used for deposits into Peoples Temple bank accounts, and Temple administrative forms ]