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California History. 1989; 68425158531 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25158531
Published: 01 December 1989
... Copyright 1989 CHS Milestones in California History?Sacramento's 150th Anniversary IJ^^VT "X 5 T? TS 1 ' Restored California State Capitol, California. Photographic repro duction courtesy Instructional Media Center, CSU Hayward The capital city of Sacramento, which in 1989 cele brates the one...
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California History. 2016; 93231–56 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2016.93.2.31
Published: 01 May 2016
... on November 4, 1850.1 Jeremiah Root, proprietor of the Six Mile House east of Sacramento City, offered this cash for the arrest of his wife, who had abandoned him and CALIFORNIA HISTORY 31 California History, Vol. 93, Number 2, pp. 31 56, ISSN 0162-2897, electronic ISSN 2327-1485. © 2016 by the...
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California History. 2020; 97150–54 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2020.97.1.50
Published: 01 February 2020
... Transformed Los Angeles from Dusty Outpost to Global Metropolis (Oakland: University of California Press, 2019). 2. Francisco E. Balderrama and Raymond Rodriguez, Decade of Betrayal: Mexican Repatriation in the 1930s (Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press 2006), 129. See also Sacramento Bee, Bill...
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California History. 2020; 97133–49 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2020.97.1.33
Published: 01 February 2020
... disproportionate share of migrants from the slave states. The major overland road that ran westward from the American South ended in Los Angeles. And while some of these migrants continued north into the gold diggings around Sacramento, a number of them settled in Los Angeles and the surrounding areas, where they...
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California History. 2019; 964118–121 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2019.96.4.118
Published: 01 November 2019
... Archives facility at 1500 11th Street in Sacramento, built in 1995 with funding secured by Fong Eu, was renamed the March Fong Eu Secretary of State Building. Though the California Historical Society s offerings on the subject of Fong Eu are small, a substantial body of archival material exists elsewhere...
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California History. 2019; 96454–77 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2019.96.4.54
Published: 01 November 2019
... large and diverse group of Native American artists and their family and friends into his offices at the Capital State House in Sacramento. The occasion was the opening reception for I Am These People, an exhibition featuring over 350 artworks ranging from traditional crafts to con- temporary paintings...
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California History. 2019; 96478–87 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2019.96.4.78
Published: 01 November 2019
... ARELY DOES A political leader admit responsibility for a past wrong, much less tender an apology to the wronged and move toward reconciliation. All that happened on June 18, 2019, when California governor Gavin Newsom stood before a gathering of tribal leaders in Sacramento to admit to and apologize for...
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California History. 2019; 96411–37 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2019.96.4.11
Published: 01 November 2019
... region to hunt. One of them, Pierce Asbill, left the mountains in the spring of 1855 to sell a thousand pounds of buckskin in the Sacramento River Valley. En route, Asbill encountered a Mexican cowboy, who asked him, according to Asbill s son: You got plenty women over there? Plenty of wild, naked...
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California History. 2019; 96488–92 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2019.96.4.88
Published: 01 November 2019
... new water, forest, and grassland management policies.10 More holistic fishing and farming practices also offer a vision for a more sustainable future. The Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation north of Sacramento, for example, have success- fully transferred their TEK practices to a non-Native crop: olive oil...
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California History. 2019; 96438–53 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2019.96.4.38
Published: 01 November 2019
... claims to traditional territories. Shifting the focus to coastal Southern California adds depth to our understanding of how colonization in California impacts contemporary struggles for federal recognition and draws attention to a tribal community's history and experience that is often overshadowed by...
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California History. 2019; 9632–24 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2019.96.3.2
Published: 01 August 2019
... was a new statewide newsletter calledNOW Capitol Alert, launched in 1971 by two Sacramento NOWmembers, Gerri Sherwood and Shirley Biondi. Until 1974, it kept NOW members across the state apprised of the inner workings of the legislature and provided biweekly updates about ERA ratification. ERA...
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California History. 2019; 963109–114 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2019.96.3.109
Published: 01 August 2019
.... Earl Warren wields a shovel to plant a cork seedling for Arbor Day at the Capitol in Sacramento, 1944. Courtesy of the Giles B. Cooke collection, Swem Library, College of William & Mary CALIFORNIA HISTORY 113 After the war s end, trade with Europe resumed and the national security spotlight shifted...
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California History. 2019; 96397–100 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2019.96.3.97
Published: 01 August 2019
.... Rodriguez and Zaragosa re- called their dirt floors, the pump in the kitchen, and how the Sacramento San Joaquin Del- ta s flooding forced homeowners to build their houses on stilts. Zaragosa went on to describe Big Dan s pool hall, Tacomb s gas station, and other locally owned businesses. These mem- ories...
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California History. 2019; 96325–47 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2019.96.3.25
Published: 01 August 2019
... nondiscrimination policy was useful only inso- far as it would result in a favorable position for the University in the event that interested individuals in Sacramento might want to force certain regulatory practices on their athletics CALIFORNIA HISTORY 27 programs. Moreover, leaders at Berkeley and UCLA were...
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California History. 2019; 96377–96 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2019.96.3.77
Published: 01 August 2019
... Francisco and Eastshore Empire (Charleston, SC: Arcadia Books, 2007). 26. Santa Cruz Evening News, November 2, 1909. 27. Oakland Tribune, December 22, 1907. 28. httpwww.ransomeco.com/html/history.htm. 29. Oakland Tribune, December 22, 1907. 30. Courland, Concrete Planet, 224. 31. Sacramento Daily Union...
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California History. 2019; 96348–76 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2019.96.3.48
Published: 01 August 2019
... History and Film Los Angeles History California History CHRISTOPHER M. STERBA I Ought to Know How Negroes Talk A New Understanding of Spencer Williams, Jr. s Life and Work in Film ABSTRACT The African American actor, writer, and director Spencer Williams, Jr. (1895 1969) has been the subject of a...
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California History. 2019; 96259–65 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2019.96.2.59
Published: 01 May 2019
... Tourist s Guide, George A. Crofutt and Company Publishers, 1871. California Historical Society 60 SUMMER 2019 Indian Viewing R.R. from top of Palisades, 435 miles from Sacramento, Alfred Hart, c. 1869. California Historical Society Railroad Bridge Near Gold Run from the Central Pacific Railroad: A...
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California History. 2019; 96299–104 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2019.96.2.99
Published: 01 May 2019
... Charley thinks the force will steadily increase from this time on. 8 A report from the Sacramento Daily Union a little over a year later, in June 1866, provides a sense of the rapid increase of Chinese labor as Central Pacific construction proceeded. Between Colfax, California, and Promontory Summit, the...
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California History. 2019; 962105–108 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2019.96.2.105
Published: 01 May 2019
... the farmers thought sounded like Everybody work, everybody dig. Huie Kin, Reminiscences T HE ROUTE OF the Central Pacific Railroad (CPRR) line through California traveled across some of the most varied and dramatic landscape anywhere in the world. The CPRR s starting point along the Sacramento River...
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California History. 2019; 96266–98 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2019.96.2.66
Published: 01 May 2019
... benefit of California and the nation. Reacting to this call for workers, Lauren Upson, editor of the Sacramento Union, went even further, adding that enterprising cutthroats . . . can get better pay for their labor by working by the month in the mountains than by robbing Sacramentans at the alley corners...