Notes

Notes
46
Bancroft, op. cit., VI, Chapt. XVIII, and VII, 717 ff
Frederick Hall, History of San lose (San Francisco, 1871), pp. 247 & 259
William W. Ferrier, Ninety Years of Edu- cation in California, 1846-1936 (Berkeley: Sather Gate Book Store, 1937), passim
Rockwell D. Hunt, History of the College of the Pacific (Stockton, 1950), pp. 5 ff.
Alta, July 1, Aug. 1, 1851, and Jan. 3, 1853
Golden Era, Sept. 11, 1853.
S. F. Bulletin, Apr. 1, 1856.
47
Monterey Library Association, Constitution and Rules (San Francisco, 1854), p. 3.
Hugh C. Baker, "Reading Tastes in California, 1849-1859" (unpublished disser- tation, Stanford University, 1950), Chapter II.
48
Journal, Cal. Sen., 1850 (San Jose, 1850), p. 56
Alta, Jan. 22, 1851; Feb. 5 and May 17, 1852
Annals of San Francisco, op. cit., p. 715
Baker, op. cit., pp. 106-16.
49
Alta, Dec. 23 and 24, 1852; Jan. 9, 11, 16, 18, 21, 23, 24, 26; Feb. 2, 19; and March 1 and 2, 1853.
S. F. Mercantile Library, Catalogue (San Francisco, 1854), 25-34.
50
Frank L. Fenton, "The San Francisco Theatre, 1850-1859" (unpublished disserta- tion, Stanford University, 1941), passim
George B. MacMinn, Theatre of the Golden Era in California (Caldwell, Idaho, 1941), passim
San Francisco Theatre Research Monographs (San Francisco, 1938), First Series, I-IV, passim
Bancroft, op. cit., VI, 461, 467, 468, and 471.
51
Alta, Oct. 20, 1853.
52
Robert S. Cowan, "Alexander S. Taylor, 1817-1876, First Bibliographer of California," this Quarterly, XII (March 1933), 18-24.
53
Samuel H. Willey in Joseph Augustine Benton, in Memorial (San Francisco, 1892), pp. 15-22.
54
Bancroft, op. cit., VI, p. 314
Oscar Shuck, ed., Representative and Leading Men of the Pacific (San Francisco, 1870), 341-59.
55
Coulter, op. cit., p. 36.
56
Franklin Walker, San Francisco's Literary Frontier (New York, 1939), 45-54.
57
Franklin Buck, A Yankee Trader in the Gold Rush (Boston, 1930), p. 142.
58
Alta of Aug. 21, 1854
Cowans' A Bibliography of the History of California and the Pacific West, 1510-1930 (San Francisco, 1933)
U. S. W. P. A. American Imprints Inventory, No. 31, Check List of California Non-Documentary Im- prints, 1833-1855 (San Francisco, 1942).
59
Benton's Thirty Years' View, Vol. I
60
Parker's S. F. Directory, 1852-53, p. 2 (adv. sec).
61
California Chronicle, Nov. 21, 1853
Herald, Jan. 23, 1854
LeCount & Strong's S. F. Directory, 1854
Chambers, op. cit., p. 77
"At the Bookstore of G. W. Hazleton" in the Alta, Feb. 28, 1854.
note 76
63
Bernard De Voto, Mark Twain's America (Boston, 1932), esp. pp. 95-97, and 338-39.
64
Bancroft, Literary Industries, op. cit., p. 141
65
Pacific, Sept. 16, 1854.
LeCount & Strong's S. F. Directory for 1854.
66
California Chronicle, Jan. 12, 1856.
67
Bancroft, op. cit., VII, 173.
68
Alta, Apr. 18, 20; May 21; June 25; Dec. 1, 1853
California Chronicle, July 13 and Nov. 27, 1854.
69
Golden Era, Apr. 2, 1854.
Herald (Jan. 1, 1854)
70
S. F. Directories for 1856
Wide West, 1854.
71
Herald, Jan. 29 and 30, 1854.
Dictionary of American Biography; Amos Bowman, "Newspaper Matter" (manuscript, Bancroft Li- brary); Quarterly, Soc. Calif. Pioneers, II (March 1925), 19-20.
73
G. Vale wrote Fanaticism (1835)
a Life of Thomas Paine (1841)
On the Spirit of the Times (1846).
74
Alta, June 14 and Sept. 2, 1853.
75
Alta, May 8 and 11, 1851.
76
Alta, Apr. 14, 1854.
77
Chambers, op. cit., 77-78.
Herald, Apr. 14
Alta, Apr. 16, 1854.
78
Alta, Apr. 22, 1853.
79
Pacific, Sept. 2, 1853.
Alta, Sept. 4
Golden Era, Nov. 20, 1853, "Booksellers, auctioneers, engravers, and lithographers."
Butler papers in library of California Historical Society. Gihon & Butler's co- partnership papers are dated Aug. 31, 1853.
80
Alta, Dec. 24, 1853
note 133.
81
Herald, Jan. 1, 1854
82
Alta, June 6, 1853
Boswell's Life of Johnson
Butler's Hudibras
J. Bonomi's Nine- veh and its Palaces
83
Ibid., Dec. 24, 1853
Part II, p. 109
Baldwin's Party Leaders
Taylor's Jour- ney to Central Africa
Alta, Oct. 19, 1854.
84
Pioneer, III, Jan. 1855.
Golden Era, Dec. 3, 1854, "Novels received in Exchange for others."
85
Alta, July 13, 1853.
86
Part I above, p. 102.
87
Cowan, op. cit., as listed.
89
Alta, Jan. 1, 1853.
90
Le Phare, Jan. 3, 1856
American Stationer, July 25, 1876
Payot Papers, California Historical Society Library
91
Auburn Placer Herald, Nov. 17, 1853.
Pen-Knife Sketches (ed. by George E. Dane, San Francisco, 1934).
92
Herald, Jan. 1, 1854
note 81
94
Sacramento Union, March 12 and July 11, 1855.
Jeremiah V. Craine's The Conspirator's Victim; or, the Life and Adventures of C. V. Craine, who was Hung at Colma [sic], Calif. Oct. 26, 1855.
95
Wide West, Mar. 19, 1854
Sacramento Union, Dec. 19, 1855.
C. W. Sanders' The School Reader; Fourth Book.
96
Union, Dec. 23, 1854.
Golden Era from July 17 to Sept. 11, 1853
97
Stockton Republican, Feb. 26
Golden Era, Nov. 20, 1853.
98
Republican, Jan. 2, 1854.
99
Ibid., Feb. 2, 1854.
100
Ibid., Jan. 2, 1854.
101
Marysville Directory, 1853 (Marysville, 1853).
102
Alta, Aug. 18, 1854.
Colville's Marysville Directory, 1855 (San Francisco, 1855), p. xxii
103
J. D. Borthwick, Three Years in California (Edinburgh, 1857), pp. 237 and 328-31.
104
Bancroft, op. cit., VI, 468 and 471.
105
Buck, op. cit., p. 100.
106
Ibid., p. 150.
107
Sarah Royce, A Frontier Lady (New Haven, 1932), passim.
108
Empire County Argus, Feb. 18, 1853.
109
Ibid., Jan. 20, 1855.
110
Sierra Citizen, Nov. 18, 1854.
Golden Era, June 11, 1854
111
Part II above, p. 112.
The Shasta Courier, June 18, 1853
112
Columbia Gazette, Apr. 16, 1853.
Part II above, p. 111.
113
Alta, Oct. 31, 1853.
Edna Buckbee, Saga of Old Tuolumne (New York, 1935), 201-208 and 226-29.
114
Census report, 1852.
115
Lewis C. and Elizabeth LeBreton Gunn, Records of a California Family, ed. by Anna Lee Marsten (San Diego, 1928), passim, especially p. 232.
116
note 38
117
Golden Era, Oct. 29, 1854.
118
Ibid., Apr. 2, 1854.
ibid., May 15, 1853
119
Grass Valley Telegraph, Jan. 16, 1855
ibid., Apr. 17
120
Bancroft, op. cit., VI, 471.
121
Placer Herald, Nov. 19, 1853.
122
Ibid., June 9, 1855.
123
Ibid., Jan. 1, 1854.
124
Butte Record, Nov. 26, 1853.
125
Yreka Weekly Union, Nov. 24, 1855.
Golden Era, Oct. 29, 1854
126
Burton B. Porter, One of the People (n.p., 1907), p. 51.
127
William I. Kip, Early Days of My Episcopate (New York, 1892), p. 147.
128
Palmer, op. cit., pp. 251 ff
Part II above, pp. 111 and 113
129
Buck, op. cit., p. 143.
130
Obed Wilson, My Adventures in the Sierras (Franklin, Ohio, 1902), p. 26.
131
Kip, op. cit., pp. 146-47.
132
San Jose Tribune of that date.
133
note 80
135
Los Angeles Star, May 14, 1853.
136
Harris Newmark, Sixty Years in Southern California (Boston, 1930), pp. 68 and 428.
137
San Francisco Herald, March 7, 1854.
note 52
138
Alta, Aug. 18, 1854.
139
S. T. Coulter, Records of Store at Franklin, Calif ornia (manuscript, in possession of the Coulter family of Santa Rosa).
140
Bancroft, Literary Industries, op. cit., p. 137.
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