The Story of California from the Earliest Days to the Present

Paperback | February 9, 2012

byHenry Kittredge Norton

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1913 Excerpt: ... INDEX Aborigines, 1-16. Alarcon, Hernando de, ex-plorer, 20. Alta California, The, 285, 352. Alvarado, Juan Bautista, leads movement for independence, 118; takes Monterey and es-tablishes himself as governor, 119, 120; appointed gov-ernor, 122. Americans, coming of, 164-175. American Conquest, the, 189-208. Anza, Juan Bautista de, leads settlers to California, 55, 56. Arguello, Louis Antonio, gov-ernor, 85. Arrillaga, acting governor, 79; governor, 81. Barri, Felipe de, governor, 75. Beale, Lieutenant, secures aid for Kearny, 201, 202. Bear Flag Revolution, 182-184, 186; its effects, 187. Bear Flag, described, 183; gives way to Stars and Stripes, 194; talk of re-rais-ing, 258. Bidwell, John, story of his par-ty's trip to California, 165-169. Bigler, Governor, attack on Chinese, 287, 289. Borica, Diego de, governor, 79; views of California, 80; re-signs, 81. Bouchard's raid, 82, 83. Broderick, Senator David C, killed in duel, 318. Brown, John, brings news of uprising, 196. Bulletin, The Daily, 251. Burlingame Treaty, 292, 293. Burnett, Peter H., helps form government, 236; governor, 240. Cabrillo, arrival at San Diego Bay, 18; record of explora-tion, 18, 19; discoverer of California, 19, 20. California, in 1540, 1-16; dis-covery of, 18, 19; origin of the name, 23-26; coming of Franciscans, 29; occupation of three-fold kind, 29; first mission, 33; Spanish dorain-ion begins, 33; trade re-strained, 71; part of dis-trict, 76; independent of Spain, 81; and constitution of 1812, 83; changing of al-legiance, 84, 85; territory of Mexico, 85; penal colony for Mexico, 69, 112; hostile to Mexico, 117; new oath of allegiance to Mexico, 120; life of the people, 144-155; education before 1817, 151; interest in the United States in 1841, 164; dissensions in, 177; efforts t...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1913 Excerpt: ... INDEX Aborigines, 1-16. Alarcon, Hernando de, ex-plorer, 20. Alta California, The, 285, 352. Alvarado, Juan Bautista, leads move...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:82 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.17 inPublished:February 9, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217107516

ISBN - 13:9780217107518

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