Notes

Notes
1
Illustrated History of Plumas, Lassen and Sierra Counties (San Francisco: Fariss & Smith, 1882), pp. 344, 345
Asa M. Fairfield, Fairfield's Pioneer History of Lassen County, California (SanFrancisco, 1916),p.46.
2
Harry L. Wells, "The Sage-Brush Rebellion," Overland Monthly, New Series, XIII (March 1889), 255.
3
The Shasta Republican of May 17, 1856
Illustrated History ..., pp. 344-46
Fairfield, op. cit., pp. 46-49
4
Fremont Rider, ed., and Frederic Taber Cooper, comp., Rider's California: A Guide-Book for Travelers (New York: The Macmillan Company, 1925), p. 255.
5
Phil Townsend Hanna, California Through Four Centuries: A Handbook of Mem- orable Historical Dates (New York: Farrar & Rinehart, Inc., 1935), p. 121.
6
Ruby Johnson Swartzlow, "Peter Lassen, Northern California's Trail-Blazer," in this Quarterly, XVIII (December 1939), 304.
7
Theodore H. Hittell, History of California (San Francisco, 1898), IV, 190, 191.
8
Charles H. Shinn, Mining Camps: A Study in American Frontier Government (New York, 1885), pp. 232-58.
9
Benjamin F. Shambaugh, "Frontier Land Clubs or Claim Associations," Annual Report of the American Historical Association, 1900, I (1901), 69-84.
10
Roop's Record Book (MS, Lassen County Clerk's Office, Susanville, Calif.), con- tains entries from April 29,1856, to October 18,1862.
11
Ibid., p. 349.
12
Illustrated History ..., pp. 348, 349.
13
Ibid., p. 349.
14
Loc. cit.
Fairfield, op. cit., p. 37.
15
Fairfield, op. cit., p. 99.
16
Ibid., p. 100.
17
Illustrated History ..., p. 348.
18
Loc. cit.
19
Sacramento Daily Union, May 20,1856, p. 3.
20
Loc. cit.
San Francisco Daily California Chronicle, May 19, 1856, p. 2
San Fran- cisco Daily Alta California, May 20,1856, p. 1.
21
San Francisco Daily California Chronicle, May 19, 1856, p. 2.
22
San Francisco Daily Alta California, June 7, 1856, p. 1.
23
Roop's Record Book, loc. cit.
Fairfield, op. cit., pp. 39, 40.
24
Board of Supervisors Proceedings of Plumas County, California (County Clerk's Office, Quincy, Calif.), I, 85.
25
Illustrated History ..., p. 350.
26
Ibid., pp. 350, 351.
Fairfield, op. cit., p. 78.
27
Illustrated History ..., p. 351.
28
Ibid., p. 353.
29
Hubert Howe Bancroft, The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft, XXV (History of Nevada, Colorado, and Wyoming; San Francisco, 1890), 69, 70
Effie M. Mack, Nevada: A History of the State from the Earliest Times through the Civil War (Glen- dale, Calif.: Arthur H. Clark Co., 1936), p. 153
Ina P. Sample, "The Miners' Movement for Statehood in Nevada" (unpub. thesis, M.A., Univ. of Calif., 1932), p. 14.
30
Mack, op. cit., pp. 147-53
Bancroft, op. cit., pp. 66-69
San Francisco Daily Eve- ning Bulletin, January 3, 1859, P. 1.
31
Bancroft, op. cit., pp. 75-81
Mack, op. cit., pp. 154-58
Sample, op. cit., p. 23.
32
Grass Valley Telegraph, as quoted by the San Francisco Daily Evening Bulletin, May 8, 1856, p. 2.
33
San Francisco Daily Evening Bulletin, Novem- ber 24, 1857, p. 2.
34
San Francisco Daily Alta California, October 8, 1859, p. 1
October 10, 1857, p. 1
San Francisco Daily Evening Bulletin, October 19, 1857, p. 2.
35
San Francisco Daily Evening Bulletin, October 19,1857, p. 2.
36
Frederick S. Dellenbaugh, Breaking the Wilderness: The Story of the Conquest of the Far West (New York, 1908), p. 307.
37
San Francisco Daily Alta California, October 10,1857, p. 1.
38
San Francisco Daily Evening Bulletin, April 3,1858, p. 2.
39
San Francisco Daily Alta California, September 5,1857, p. 2
Bancroft, op. cit., pp. 82, 83
Mack, op. cit., pp. 174, 175
Myron Angel, ed., History of Nevada (Oakland, California: Thompson & West, 1881), p. 43.
40
Angel, op. cit., pp. 43-45.
San Francisco Daily Evening Bulletin, July 17, 1861, p. 1.
41
Sacramento Daily Union, October 19, 1857, p. 1
San Francisco Daily Alta Cali- fornia, October 21,1857, p. 2.
42
Isaac Roop, Wiley Cornelison, Jarvis Taylor, William Weatherlow, and Mark Haviland. San Francisco Daily Evening Bulletin, Octo- ber 20, 1857, p. 3.
43
San Francisco Daily Alta California, October 8, 1857, P. 1.
44
Ibid., October 21,1857, P. 2.
45
San Francisco Daily Evening Bulletin, October 20,1857, p. 3.
46
Shasta Courier, as quoted by the San Francisco Daily Evening Bulletin, October 21, 1857, p. 3.
47
Loc. cit.
48
San Francisco Daily Evening Bulletin, October 20, 1857, p. 3.
49
San Francisco Daily Alta California, October 21, 1857, P. 2.
50
Loc. cit.
51
San Francisco Daily Evening Bulletin, October 20, 1857, P. 3
San Francisco Daily Alta California, October 20,1857, p. 2.
52
Sacramento Daily Union, October 24, 1857, p. 2
October 27, 1857, p. 2
San Fran- cisco Daily Evening Bulletin, October 24,1857, P. 3
October 19, 1857, p. 2.
53
Sacramento Daily Union, October 24, 1857, p. 2.
54
Loc. cit.
55
San Francisco Daily Evening Bulletin, October 29, 1857, p. 3.
56
Ibid., November 11, 1857, p. 3.
57
Ibid., October 28, 1857, p. 2.
58
Sacramento Daily Union, October 27, 1857, P. 1.
San Francisco Daily Evening Bulletin, October 21, 1857, p. 2.
59
Sacramento Daily Union, October 27, 1857, P. 1.
60
Wells, op. cit., p. 255.
61
Illustrated History ..., pp. 354, 355.
62
Ibid., p. 354.
63
Loc. cit.
64
Loc. cit.
65
James H. Whitlock, "Report to the State Surveyor-General" (November 7, 1858), in Appendix to Journals of the California Senate, 1859, No. 3, p. 37.
66
San Francisco Daily Evening Bulletin, December 1, 1857, p. 1.
67
Angel, op. cit., p. 46
San Francisco Daily Evening Bulletin, March 23, 1858, p. 3.
68
Hoffman Birney, Zealots of Xion (Philadelphia: Penn Publishing Company, 1931), pp. 134-218.
69
San Francisco Daily Evening Bulletin, April 9, 1858, p. 2.
70
Congressional Globe, 35th Cong., 1st sess., p. 2090
San Francisco Daily Evening Bulletin, February 27, 1858, p. 1.
71
Congressional Globe, 35th Cong., 1st sess., p. 2122.
72
San Francisco Daily Evening Bulletin, July 17, 1861, p. 1.
73
Genoa Territorial Enterprise, December 18, 1858, as quoted by the San Francisco Daily Evening Bulletin, December 21,1858, p. 2.
74
Fairfield, op. cit., p. 147.
San Fran- cisco Daily Alta California, February 13, 1863, p. 2.
75
William Winnie Kellogg, "Report to State Surveyor-General" (November 18, 1862), in Appendix to journals California Senate and Assembly, 186$, No. 3, pp. 122, 123.
76
Loc. cit.
Sacramento Daily Union, February 6, 1863, p. 2.
77
Genoa Territorial Enterprise, July 30, 1859
Angel, op. cit., pp. 69-72.
78
Genoa Territorial Enterprise, July 30,1859, p. 1.
79
Loc. cit.
80
Genoa Territorial Enterprise, July 30, 1859, op. cit., p. 1.
81
Ibid., p. 1.
82
Ibid., pp. 1, 2.
83
Ibid., p. 2.
84
Ibid., p. 3.
85
Ibid., pp. 2, 3.
86
Genoa Territorial Enterprise, July 30, 1859, p. 3.
87
Ibid., pp. 3, 5
Sacramento Daily Union, August 16,1859, P. 2.
88
Angel, op. cit., p. 63
89
Salt Lake Mountaineer, October 27, 1859, as quoted by Ina P. Sample, op. cit., p. 59.
90
Angel, op. cit., p. 6$.
Illustrated History ..., p. 356.
91
Ibid., pp. 65, 66
Sacramento Daily Union, December 17, 1859, p. 2
San Francisco Daily Evening Bulletin, December 17, 1859, p. 3.
92
Angel, op. cit., p. 65.
93
George D. Lyman, The Saga of the Comstock Lode (New York: Charles Scrib- ner's Sons, 1934), pp. 41-69
Mack, op. cit., pp. 206-9.
94
Angel, op. cit., pp. 65, 66.
95
San Francisco Daily Evening Bulletin, September 28, 1859, p. 2.
96
San Francisco Daily Evening Bulletin, December 19, 1859, p. 3
Angel, op. cit., p. 65.
97
Angel, op. cit., pp. 65, 148, 149, 163
Ibid., p. 66
98
12 U. S. Statutes at Large (1863), pp. 209-14.
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