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[Footnotes]
1
Richard Henry Dana's Two Years Before the Mast.
Cleland, The Early Sentiment for the Annexation of California, from 1835 to 1846
Chapman, A History of California: The Spanish Period.
Ogden, Adele, "Boston Hide Droghers along California Shores," this Quarterly, VIII, 289-305
2
Thomas Jefferson to John Jacob Astor, May 24, 1812.
The Writings of Thomas Jefferson, Library Ed. XIII, 151.
3
Cleland, Early Sentiment for Annexation of California, 9-12
Goodwin, The Trans- Mississippi West, 428-32
Thwaites (Editor), Early Western Travels, XVIII
Pattie's Personal Narrative.
The Personal Narrative of James O. Pattie, edited by Timothy Flint, was first published in 1833 in Cincinnati.
Hill, American Fur Trade in Far South- west
4
Thwaites, Early Western Travels, XVIII, 19.
5
Cleland, Early Sentiment for Annexation of Cali- fornia, 6, note 12.
6
Garrison, Westward Extension, 21.
7
Farnham, Early Days of California, 62.
8
Cleland, Early Sentiment for Annexation of California, 21
Bancroft, California, III, 399
Davis, Sixty Years in California, 58.
9
Forbes, History of California, 152.
Chapman, History of California, 494.
Milton J. Ferguson in the Introduction to Thomas C. Russell's reprint (San Francisco, 1919) of Forbes' History of California
Justin Smith, in The War with Mexico
10
Bidwell, John, "California, 1841-8," 5-6, MS in Bancroft Library.
Cleland, Early Sentiment for Annexation of California, 25.
11
Bidwell, "California, 1841-8," 110-12.
Kelly, Charles, Salt Desert Trails, Salt Lake City, 1930, p. 17.
12
Bidwell, "California, 1841-8," 111.
13
Green to Calhoun, April 11, 1844.
John C. Calhoun, edited by J. Franklin Jameson in American Historical Association Report, 1899, II, 945-47.
14
Wilkes, Narrative of the United States Exploring Expedition during the Years 1838-42, V 182-83
15
Neff, "Mormon Migration to Utah." MS Thesis (Ph.D.), 1918, University of Cali- fornia Library.
16
Thompson, Waddy, Recollections of Mexico, 232-35.
17
Wide West, May 20, 1856.
Cong. Globe, 29 Cong., 1 Sess., 478.
Reynolds to Larkin, April 19, 1845, Larkin Documents for the History of California, III, No. 116. MS in Bancroft Library.
19
Marsh to Larkin, Aug. 12, 1845. Larkin, Documents for the History of California, III, No. 247. MS in Bancroft Library.
Lyman, George D., John Marsh, Pioneer, New York, 1930.
20
Bancroft, California, IV, 599, note 22.
21
Ibid., 599.
22
Ibid., 298.
23
Hastings to Larkin, March 3, 1846. Larkin, Documents for the History of California, IV, No. 55. MS in Bancroft Library.
Neff, "The Mormon Migration to Utah," 90-91. MS Thesis (Ph.D), University of California Library.
24
Cleland, The Early Sentiment for the Annexation of California, 1.
25
Ibid., 13.
26
McCormac, James K. Polk, 351.
The New York Journal of Commerce published beneath Polk's inaugural address an article entitled "California Coming."
Cleland, op. cit., 45, note 22.
27
Niles' Register, LXVIII, 68, 162
LXIX, 6, 203.
Niles' Register, May 17, 1845, LXVIII, 162.
Cleland, Early Sentiment for Annexation of California, 56-63.
28
Larkin to the Secretary of State, April 20, 1844. Larkin, Official Correspondence, II, No. 6. MS in Bancroft Library.
Cleland, Early Sentiment for Annexation of California, 21-22.
29
Cleland, op. cit., 22.
30
Royce, California, 40-41.
Bancroft, California, III, 598.
31
Cleland, Early Sentiment for Annexation of California, 26.
32
Niles' Register, LXIII, 277.
33
Thompson, Recollections of Mexico, 227
Niles' Register, LXV, 353.
34
Ibid.
35
Bancroft, California, IV, 416.
36
Hittell, History of California, II, 374.
37
Rich- man, California Under Spain and Mexico, 271
Bancroft, California, IV, 239.
Ibid., note 29.
*
this Quarterly, I, 72-95, 178-91, 286-95
II, 69-74
III, 179
VI, 271-74, 364-65, 368-70, 374.
38
Bidwell, "California, 1841-8," 159.
Life of William B. Ide, 108-9.
39
A Biographical Sketch of the Life of William B. Ide, 116-17.
40
Richman, California Under Spain and Mexico, 310.
41
Bancroft, California, V, 113, note 24.
this Quarterly, I, 72-73
Ide's Biographical Sketch, 144-46.
42
this Quarterly, Vol. I, facing p. 74.
ibid., pp. 74-79.
Ide's Biographical Sketch, 138-40
43
Frémont, Memoirs, I, 522-24
this Quarterly, I, 82-83.
44
Montgomery to Ide, June 16, 1846.
Frémont, Memoirs, I, 524-25
this Quarterly, I, 84-85.
1
Merryman v. Bourne, 9 Wallace, 601
3
California Star, June 26, 1847.
Star was established January 9, 1847
Wagner, Henry R., California Imprints, Berkeley, California, 1922.
5
H. Ex. Doc. 19, 29 Cong., 2 Sess., 102-103 (499)
H. Ex. Doc. 4, 29 Cong., 2 Sess., 644-45 (497)
California Star, Feb. 13, 1847
this Quarterly, II, 352-54.
6
California Star, Feb. 20, 1847
Royce, California, 201.
7
Thomas, A History of Military Government in Newly Acquired Territory of the United States, 160
Sherman, Life of Sloat, 8, 14.
Frémont's Memoirs, I, 537
letter from Bancroft to Sloat of August 3, 1846
this Quarterly, II, 164-67.
8
letter of Bancroft to Sloat of June 24, 1845.
H. Ex. Doc. 19, 29 Cong., 2 Sess., 75 (499).
this Quarterly, II, 164.
9
H. Ex. Doc. 19, 29 Cong., 2 Sess., 81
this Quarterly, II, 251.
10
Bancroft to Sloat, July 12, 1846.
H. Ex. Doc. 19, 29 Cong., 2 Sess., 81-82
this Quarterly II, 350.
11
Bancroft to Commodores Biddle and Stockton, August 13, 1846.
H. Ex. Doc. 19, 29 Cong., 2 Sess., 82-84.
12
H. Ex. Doc. 19, 29 Cong., 2 Sess., 87 (499).
13
Polk, Diary, II, 108.
14
Sloat to Bancroft, July 31, 1846.
H. Ex. Doc. 19, 29 Cong., 2 Sess., 100 (499).
16
H. Ex. Doc. 19, 29 Cong., 2 Sess., 100 (499).
17
Bancroft, California, V, 252.
Kearny, Thomas, "The Mexican War and the Conquest of California," this Quarterly, VIII, 251-61.
18
Sen. Ex. Doc. 33, 30 Cong., 1 Sess., 197-98 (507).
19
Stockton to Bancroft, Sept. 19, 1846.
H. Ex. Doc. 70, 30 Cong., 1 Sess., 45-46 (521).
20
A Sketch of the Life of Com. Robert F. Stockton, with an Appendix, Comprising His Correspondence with the Navy Department Respecting his Conquest of California; and Extracts from the Defence of Col. J. C. Fremont. . . . New York, 1856. App. A, 22.
21
Bancroft, California, V, 257.
22
H. Ex. Doc. 4, 29 Cong., 2 Sess., 669-70 (497)
H. Ex. Doc. 19, 29 Cong., 2 Sess., 107-8 (499)
California Star, Jan. 9, 1847.
23
H. Ex. Doc. 4, 29 Cong., 2 Sess., 671-72 (497)
H. Ex. Doc. 19, 29 Cong., 2 Sess., 109-10 (499).
24
H. Ex. Doc. 4, 29 Cong., 2 Sess., 671 (497)
H. Ex. Doc. 19, 29 Cong., 2 Sess., 108 (499).
25
Ibid., 673 (497).
26
Life of Stockton, App. A, 3.
27
Ibid., 2-3
H. Ex. Doc. 70, 30 Cong., 1 Sess., 43-44 (521).
28
H. Ex. Doc. 17, 31 Cong., 1 Sess., 236-39, 240 (573).
29
Kearny to Stockton, Jan. 16, 1847.
Life of Stockton, 151.
30
Stockton to Kearny, Jan. 16, 1847.
Ibid., 151-52
Stockton to Bancroft, Feb. 4, 1847.
Ibid., App. A, 10-12.
31
Sen. Ex. Doc. 33, 30 Cong., 1 Sess., 258, 410 (507).
32
California Star, March 6, 1847.
33
Monterey Californian, Sept. 5, 1846.
Ibid., Sept. 15, 19, 1846.
34
Stockton to Bancroft, August 28.
H. Ex. Doc. 19, 29 Cong., 2 Sess., 106 (499)
Stockton to Bancroft, January 15, 1847
Cutts, Conquest of California and New Mexico, 133-34.
35
H. Ex. Doc. 70, 30 Cong., 1 Sess., 8 (521).
36
Wagner, Henry R., California Imprints.
37
Californian, Aug. 15, 1846.
38
his "History of California Newspapers" printed in the Sacramento Union of December 25, 1858
Kuykendall, "History of Early California Journalism," 16-17, MS Thesis (M.A.) Univer- sity of California Library.
39
Californian, Sept. 26, 1847.
40
Kemble, op. cit., 7
Wagner, California Imprints, 507.
42
Shinn, Mining Carnps, 90
Hall, History of San José, 167-75.
43
Shinn, Mining Camps, 99 ff.
Williams, Mary Floyd, "Mission, Presidio and Pueblo," in this Quarterly, I, 30, et seq.
44
California Star, Jan. 9, 23, 1847.
Californian, July 17, 1847.
45
California Star, Jan. 16, 1847.
46
Frémont's circular was printed in the California Star, Feb. 6, 1847.
47
Ibid.
48
California Star, Feb. 13, 1847.
49
California Star, Feb. 20, 1847.
50
Mason to Stockton, November 5, 1846.
H. Ex. Doc. 19, 29 Cong., 2 Sess., 89-91 (499).
51
H. Ex. Doc. 17, 31 Cong., 1 Sess., 288-89 (573)
California Star, March 20, 1847.
52
California Star, Feb. 27, 1847
Monterey Californian, Feb. 20, 1847.
53
California Star, March 6, 1847.
54
Ibid.
55
Kearny to Alcalde Bryant, March 4, 1847.
H. Ex. Doc. 17, 31 Cong., 1 Sess., 290 (573).
56
Ibid., 291, 295, 306.
57
Ibid., March 20, 1847.
58
Ibid., Feb. 11, 1847
Monterey Californian, Feb. 13, 1847.
59
Kearny to Bellamy, April 24, 1847.
H. Ex. Doc. 17, 31 Cong., 1 Sess., 299 (573).
60
Polk, Diary, II, 259.
61
Ibid., 260
Benton, Thirty Years' View, II, 678.
62
Richardson, Messages, IV, 494.
63
Cong. Globe, 29 Cong., 2 Sess., 12.
64
Ibid., 12.
65
Cong. Globe, 29 Cong., 2 Sess., 13-14.
66
Ibid., 15.
67
Cong. Globe, 29 Cong., 2 Sess., 23-26.
68
Ibid., 33.
69
Ibid., 42-43.
70
Ibid., 43-44
71
Ibid., 44.
72
Richardson, Messages, IV, 506-7.
73
H. Ex. Doc. 70, 30 Cong., 1 Sess., 13-16 (521)
H. Ex. Doc. 17, 31 Cong., 1 Sess., 244-47 (573)
Marcy to Kearny, June 11, 1847.
H. Ex. Doc. 17, 31 Cong., 1 Sess., 249-51 (573.)
74
H. Ex. Doc. 17, 31 Cong., 1 Sess., 332 (573)
California Star, June 19, 1847.
75
H. Ex. Doc. 17, 31 Cong., 1 Sess., 317-18 (573).
76
H. Ex. Doc. 17, 31 Cong., 1 Sess., 316, 321, 327, 378, 413, 432, 433, 440, 443, 452, 457, 473, 475, 477, 661 (573).
Ibid., 321-22.
77
Ibid., 391, 392-93, 402, 487, 488 (573).
Ibid., 452, 384, 414, 505, 539.
78
Ibid., 295.
80
Sherman, Memoirs, I, 29, 31.
81
California Star, June 19, 1847.
82
Ibid., June 26, 1847.
83
Californian, Dec. 29, 1847.
84
Californian, June 5, 1847.
Californian, Sept. 22, 29, 1847, Feb. 16, 23, 1848.
85
Ibid., Jan. 5, 1848.
86
California Star, Jan. 29, 1848.
"Sober Second Thought" in the Californian, Feb. 2, 1848.
"Pacific's" answer in California Star, April 8, 1848.
87
Mason to Alcalde Boggs, June 2, 1847.
H. Ex. Doc. 17, 31 Cong., 1 Sess., 317 (573).
88
Field, Personal Reminiscences of Early Days in California, 29.
89
Californian, March 3, 1847
Shinn, Mining Camps, 103.
90
California Star, March 27, April 17, 1847.
91
Sen. Ex. Doc. 1, 30 Cong., 1 Sess., 552-53 (503).
92
Ibid., 567-76 (503).
93
Mason to Lanman, October 15, 1847.
H. Ex. Doc. 17, 31 Cong., 1 Sess., 408-9 (573).
94
Mason to Adjutant General Jones, November 11, 1847.
Ibid., 423-25.
95
Californian, Nov. 17, 24, 1847
California Star, Oct. 3, Nov. 13, 1847.
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