Notes

Notes
1
"George Henry Roe," The Builders of A Great City: San Fran- cisco's Representative Men (San Francisco, 1891), p. 298.
2
Ibid.
3
Charles M. Coleman, PGandE of California (New York: 1952), p. 51 ff.
4
"Autobiography of Geo. H. Roe" (written about 1890), typed ms. in California Historical Society Library, p. 3.
5
Coleman, PGandE of California, p. 10.
6
Ibid., pp. 11-12.
7
Ibid., pp. 13-14.
8
James A. Cox, A Century of Light (New York, 1979), p. 26.
9
Ibid.
10
Lawrence Kinnaird, History of the Greater San Francisco Bay Region, 1 (New York and West Palm Beach, 1966): 497-8.
11
Jerome A. Hart, In Our Second Century (San Francisco, 1931), g.49.
12
"Autobiography of George H. Roe," p. 2.
"George Henry Roe," Builders of a Great City, p. 297
Coleman, PGandE of California, p. 54.
13
History of the Palace Hotel, undated, Palace Hotel memorabilia collection California Historical Society Library.
14
Postscript to San Francisco News Letter, October 30, 1875, California Historical Society Library.
15
Ibid.
16
Kinnaird, History of Greater S. F. Bay Region, p. 498.
17
Extracts from the Scientific American and Other Papers (Boston: Brush Electric Light Co., Nov. 1, 1881).
18
Ibid.
19
Mining and Scientific Press, December 14, 1878, quoted in Kin- naird, History of Greater S.F. Bay Region, pp. 498-99.
20
Ibid., p. 496.
21
"Home Again. Arrival of the Great Captain. The Bewildering Reception of General Grant at San Francisco," Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, October 11, 1879.
22
Coleman, PGandE of California, p. 60.
23
"Home Again," Leslie's Illustrated, October 11, 1879.
24
"Autobiography of George H. Roe," p. 5.
25
San Francisco Evening Bulletin, June 3, 1893, from newspaper clipping collection in Wells Fargo History Room, San Francisco.
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