The Story of California from the Earliest Days to the Present by Henry Kittredge NortonThe Story of California from the Earliest Days to the Present by Henry Kittredge Norton

The Story of California from the Earliest Days to the Present

byHenry Kittredge Norton

Paperback | February 9, 2012

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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...
Title:The Story of California from the Earliest Days to the PresentFormat:PaperbackDimensions:82 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.17 inPublished:February 9, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217107516

ISBN - 13:9780217107518

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