Notes

Notes
1
Dictionary of American Biography (New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1928- 37), IX, 393-94.
2
. Samuel H. Willey, History of the Col- lege of California (San Francisco: California Historical Society, 1887), pp. 4-5.
3
Edward Bosqui's Memoirs, on which this article is largely based, were privately printed in San Francisco in 1904 as a book of 281 pages.
4
William Miles, Journal of the Sufferings and Hardships of Capt. Parker H. French7s Overland Expedition to California .. . (Chambersburg, Pa., 1851; reprinted in New York, 1916).
5
Frank Soulé, John H. Gihon, and James Nisbet, The Annals of San Francisco (New York, 1855), p. 609.
6
Oscar T. Shuck, ed., History of the Bench and Bar of California (Los Angeles, 1901), pp. 577-80.
7
John W. Dwindle, The Colonial History of the City of San Francisco: Being a Narrative Argument in the Circuit Court of the United States for Four Square Leagues of Land ... Third ed. (San Francisco, 1866)
Ogden Hoffman, Reports of Land Cases Determined in the United States District Court... June Term 1853 to June Term, 18$8, Inclusive (San Francisco, 1862), I, 389-91.
Zoeth Skinner Eldredge, The Begin- nings of San Francisco (San Francisco, 1912), II, 569-71.
8
Eldredge, op. cit., II, 571.
Hubert Howe Bancroft, History of California (San Francisco, 1884-00), VII, 244.
9
Bosqui, op. cit., p. 77.
10
Bancroft, op. cit., III, 758.
11
Bosqui, op. cit., pp. 112-19.
Continuation of the Annals of San Francisco (San Francisco: California Historical Society, 1939), pp. 84-103 passim.
12
The "Report of J. Adelberg, Ph.Dr.," San Francisco, August 21, 1860, is printed in The Mariposas Estate (London, 1861)
The Mariposas Estate: Its Mineral Wealth and Resources ... Reports of Geologists and Mining Engineers ... Transmitted to Con- gress on the 5th of March, 1868, by the Hon. Hugh McCulloch (New York, 1873).
13
14 Cal., 279, 380. The opinion was delivered by Chief Justice Stephen J. Field.
14
Nevins says that Alexis Godey picked up the first gold-veined rock and quotes a report of the discovery in the Trenton, New Jersey, Daily True American, November 13, 1849.
Allen Nevins, Frémont, Path-Marker of the West (New York: D. Appleton- Century Company, 1939), p. 394.
15
Bosqui, op. cit., p. 150.
16
Bosqui, op. cit.
Dictionary of American Biogra- phy, I, 443-44.
In Memoriam Benjamin Parke Avery (San Francisco: Edward Bosqui, 1875).
17
Henry G. Langley, comp., San Francisco Directory for the Year Commencing October, 1863, as at 522 Merchant Street.
20
Illustrations of West American Oaks, from Drawings by the Late Albert Kellogg, M.D. The Text by Edward L. Greene. Published from Funds Provided by James M. McDonald, Esq. (San Francisco, 1889).
21
80-page brief, In the District Court of the Fifteenth Judi- cial District of the State of California, in and for the City and County of San Francisco. Samuel Brannan, Plaintiff vs. Central Pacific Railroad & Company.
On p. 65 is "By M. G. Cobb His Attorney," and below, an affidavit of Brannan dated 1870.
22
"Archives of the Society of California Pioneers," I, 120.
23
The San Diego Union of November 29, 1882
24
Bosqui, op. cit., p. 237.
25
Bancroft, op. cit., II, 737.
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