Notes

Notes
1
Möllhausen, Balduin, Diary of a Journey from the Mississippi to the Coasts of the Pacific with a United States Government Expedition, tr. by Mrs. Percy Sinnett (Lon- don, 1858), p. 91.
2
Marcy, Capt. R. B., The Prairie and Overland Traveller: A Companion for Emi- grants ... (London, 1860), p. 162.
3
Vestal, Stanley, Kit Carson: The Happy Warrior of the Old West-A Biography (Cambridge, 1928), p. 169.
4
Heckewelder, John, A Narrative of the Mission of the United Brethern among the Delaware and Mohegan Indians from its Commencement in the Year 1740, to the Close of the Year 1808 (Philadelphia, 1820), p. 50.
5
Kappler, Charles J., Indian Affairs, Laws, and Treaties (Washington, D. C.: Govt. Printing Off., 1904-1909), II, 430.
6
Marshall, William Isaac, Acquisition of Oregon and the Long Suppressed Evidence about Marcus Whitman (Seattle, 1911), I,430.
7
Farnham, Thomas Jefferson, "Travels in the Great Western Prairies," in Thwaites, Early Western Travels, 1748-1846 (Cleveland, 1906), XXVIII, 175.
8
Vestal, op. cit., p. 105.
9
Sabin, Edwin L., Kit Carson Days, 1809-1868. Adventures in the Path of Empire (New York, 1935), I, 269.
10
Ibid., p. 308.
11
Drury, C. M., Pioneer of Old Oregon, Henry Harmon Spalding (Caldwell, Idaho, 1936)
12
Marshall, op. cit., I,430.
13
35th Cong., 1st sess., H. R. Ex. Doc. 38, p. 25.
14
Drury, op. cit., p. 322 (quoting Spalding letter No. 60).
15
Heckewelder, op. cit., p. 62.
16
Heckewelder, John, History, Manners, and Customs of The Indian Nations Who Once Inhabited Pennsylvania and the Neighboring States (Philadelphia, 1881), p. 81.
17
Haines, Francis, Red Eagles of the Northwest (Portland, Oregon, 1939).
18
Clarke, S. A., Pioneer Days of Oregon History (Pordand, Oregon, 1905), II, 525.
19
35th Cong., loc. cit.
20
Bancroft, Hubert Howe, History of California, V, 301.
21
Bryant, Edwin, What I Saw in California ... (New York, 1848), p. 273.
22
Ibid., p. 344.
23
A Transcript of the Fort Sutter Papers ... MS No. 51.
24
Bancroft, op. cit., V, p. 359.
25
MS in Pearson B. Reading Collection, Calif. State Library.
26
San Jose Pioneer, August 10, 1878.
27
MS in Pearson B. Reading Collection, as above.
28
Bancroft, op. cit., V, 361 ff.
29
Santa Cruz County, California. Illustrations Descriptive of Its Scenery, etc., with Historical Sketch of the County (San Francisco, 1879), p. 20.
30
San Jose Pioneer, August 10, 1878.
31
Bryant, op. cit., p. 363
Californian, November 21, 1846
32
Bancroft, op. cit., 400.
33
MS in Pearson B. Reading Collection, as above.
34
A Transcript of the Fort Sutter Papers . . . MS No. 115 (G. McKinstry, Jr., to E. M. Kern).
35
Ibid., MS No. 83.
36
New Helvetia Diary: A Record of Events Kept by John A. Sutter and his Clerks at New Helvetia, California, from September 9, 1848, to May 25, 1848 (San Francisco, 1938), p. 49.
37
Ibid., p. 51.
38
Ibid., p. 85.
39
Ibid., p. 123.
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