Notes

Notes
1
Zoeth Skinner Eldredge, The Beginnings of San Francisco from the Expeditions of 1774 to the City Charter of 1850 (2 vols.; San Francisco, 1912).
3
William C. Jones, Report on the Subject of Land Titles (Washington, 1850)
Spanish Records B, San Francisco County Archives, 1.
4
Hubert H. Bancroft, History of California (7 vols.; San Francisco, 1884-1890), Appendix "Register of Pioneer Inhabitants."
5
Book A of Spanish Records, San Francisco County Archives, 249, 304
Spanish Records B, San Francisco County Archives, 7, 10.
6
The View of San Francisco in the Spring of 1847 (Bosqui Engraving Company, San Francisco, 1847)
7
Alfred Wheeler, Land Titles in San Francisco and the Laws affecting the same (San Francisco, 1852), schedule A.
8
Book A of Spanish Records, San Francisco County Archives, 358 ff.
Leese's account book, MS C-B 632, Bancroft Library.
9
Wheeler, Land Titles.
10
Eldredge, Beginnings of San Francisco, 504
11
Thomas P. Burns, "Centennial of the City of San Francisco" (Typescript in the Bancroft Library).
12
Transfers of Deeds A, 95-100, 106, 107, 119, 129, 172, 173, 230; and Book B of Transfer Deeds, 96, 97, 158 (both in the San Francisco County Archives).
13
MS C-D 245:1, Bancroft Library, 9.
14
California Star (San Francisco), Oct. 16, 1847.
15
Californian (San Francisco), March 8, 1848.
16
note 10
Vioget's map, MS c912:S19:1839, California State Library, Sacramento.
17
Wheeler, Land Titles, schedule F.
18
Transfers of Deeds A, 186, and Book B of Transfer Deeds, 18 (both San Francisco County Archives).
19
Edward C. Kemble, Yerba Buena 1846 (San Francisco, 1935, first published in the Sacramento Daily Union, Aug. 26, Sept. 16, and Oct. 14, 1871), 8 ff.
20
Book B of Transfer Deeds, San Francisco County Archives, 95, 96, 97, 107.
21
Transfers of Deeds, A, San Francisco County Archives, 23, 181, 238.
22
Jessie Francis, "An Economic and Social History of Mexi- can California" (Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Berkeley, 1936) 153-157-
23
Antonio María de Bucareli y Ursúa outlines the Spanish system of coloniza- tion in his famous reglamento of 1773.
Jones, Report, 51.
24
Peter Th. Conmy, Benicia, Intended Metropolis (San Francisco, 1958)
Jacqueline McCart Woodruff, Benicia, the Promise of California (Vallejo, Calif., 1947).
25
Californian (San Francisco), June 19, 1847.
26
Frank Soulé et al., The Annals of San Francisco (New York, 1855), 193.
27
Hubert H. Bancroft, California Pastoral (San Francisco, 1888), 732 f.
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