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California History. 2019; 96149–51 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2019.96.1.49
Published: 01 February 2019
...=reprints . 2019 INTO THE ARCHIVE SUSAN GOLDSTEIN The Daniel E. Koshland San Francisco History Center, San Francisco Public Library W HAT WILL PATRONS FIND WHEN they make their way to the top floor of the San Francisco Public Library? The Daniel E. Koshland San Francisco History Center, of course! There...
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California History. 2020; 97174–76 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2020.97.1.74
Published: 01 February 2020
...-permissions . 2020 Joanna L. Dyl . Seismic City: An Environmental History of San Francisco's 1906 Earthquake . Seattle : University of Washington Press , 2017 . 376 pp. Illustrations. Paperback $24.95 . (Palace of Garbage) turns out to be innovative in preventing leakage and capturing meth...
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California History. 2020; 9713–32 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2020.97.1.3
Published: 01 February 2020
..., shutting down most shipping. Shipping companies representatives quickly CALIFORNIA HISTORY 5 FIGURE 1. The west windows at Coit Tower, showing the Wight symbols (note hammer and sickle over the window on the right). Photo courtesy of San Francisco History Center, San Francisco Public Library 6 SPRING 2020...
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California History. 2015; 9244–23 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2015.92.4.4
Published: 01 February 2015
.../reprintinfo.asp . 2015 San Francisco Opera War Memorial Opera House LETA MILLER Opera as Politics The Troubled History of San Francisco s War Memorial Opera House ABSTRACT This article describes the troubled, politically fraught path to the realization of San Francisco s War Memorial Opera House, the...
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California History. 2017; 94337–61 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2017.94.3.37
Published: 01 November 2017
..., during California s rainy fall, winter, and early spring seasons, FIGURE 3 Drawing of the San Joaquin River steamboat Clara Crow towing the disabled steamer Walker into Stockton harbor on the San Joaquin River in 1898. Source: San Francisco Chronicle, November 28, 1898. CALIFORNIA HISTORY 43 themarshes...
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California History. 2014; 91164–71 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2014.91.1.64
Published: 01 February 2014
... Reform: Mayor James D. Phelan and the San Francisco Waterfront Strike of 1901,” California History 88 (2011): 6–25. 11 On advantages that unions could have in the streets, see David Wittwer, “Unionized Teamsters and the Struggle Over the Streets of the Early Twentieth Century,” Social Science...
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California History. 1984; 633242–244 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25158232
Published: 01 July 1984
...Pamela Seager Copyright 1984 CHS AN IMAGINATIVE HISTORY OF SANFRANCISCO: by Pamela Seager A city commanding world attention and curiosity as the cen ter of the rush for California's gold, San Francisco by the 1860s had been depicted in hun dreds of engravings, woodblock prints, line drawings...
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California History. 1928; 72105–111 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25177935
Published: 01 June 1928
... Society THE LEIDESDORFF-FOLSOM ESTATE A Forgotten Chapter in the Romantic History of Early San Francisco Leidesdorff?Any persons having knowledge of a will left by the late William Alex. Leidesdorff, who died in 1848, will find it greatly to their interest to write to Mrs. W. Cochran Heron, 1052 Camp St...
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California History. 2019; 96377–96 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2019.96.3.77
Published: 01 August 2019
... page, http://www.ucpress.edu/journals.php?p=reprints . 2019 Engineering history reinforced concrete San Francisco Ransome STEPHEN MIKESELL Ernest Leslie Ransome A Vital California Engineer and Builder ABSTRACT Ernest L. Ransome is a famous but often misunderstood 19th century California...
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California History. 2014; 91464–66 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2014.91.4.64
Published: 01 November 2014
... of life CALIFORNIA HISTORY 65 in San Francisco. Additionally, this work contributes to ethnic urban studies of the West, and illustrates how policing methods, ideologies, and tactics adopted from ethnic commu- nities in San Francisco were later implemented by other policing institutions in the United...
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California History. 1936; 15158–69 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25160619
Published: 01 March 1936
.... SAN FRANCISCO'S ANCIENT CANNON A n Inquiry Into Their History and Origin Together with Some Notes on the Castillo de San Joaquin By Douglas S. Watson Six ancient bronze pieces of artillery are curious relics of which San Fran cisco is the proud but rather ignorant possessor. Each of these old Spanish...
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California History. 2016; 93231–56 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2016.93.2.31
Published: 01 May 2016
... themselves at the roadhouse they ran along the American River. When Emeline and their daughter were found three months later on a bark in San Francisco preparing to leave California, Jeremiah met with her and the couple quickly reconciled. Charges were dropped against Emeline and her associates, and Jeremiah...
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California History. 2014; 91240–57 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2014.91.2.40
Published: 01 August 2014
...Laura A. Watt; Laura A. Watt; Ellen Joslin Johnck; Ellen Joslin Johnck Now part of a 15,100-acre restoration project, the salt ponds of the southern San Francisco Bay have a long history of industrial use and management. Early developers of these lands in the late 1800s modified the marshy tidal...
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California History. 2020; 97155–59 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2020.97.1.55
Published: 01 February 2020
... should have had the ultimate say in whether the statue was removed. While it depicts California history and Indians in general, due to its location, the figure of the Indian repre- sents the Ohlone. My questions about removal of the statue for the City of San Francisco in- clude: Did the City consult...
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California History. 2020; 97181–83 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2020.97.1.81
Published: 01 February 2020
...-born artist began as a White cavalry officer in the Russian Civil War, was exiled to China after the Red Army s victory, and then became a leftist painter in CALIFORNIA HISTORY 81 San Francisco and a student of Rivera s in Mexico. Considered one of San Francisco s most gifted muralists in the 1930s...
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California History. 2020; 97172–74 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2020.97.1.72
Published: 01 February 2020
.... Seismic City: An Environmental History of San Francisco s 1906 Earthquake. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2017. 376 pp. Illustrations. Paperback $24.95. Any San Franciscan who reads Joanna Dyl s Seismic City will consider moving elsewhere. Filling in the blanks of what City Hall and the city s...
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California History. 2020; 97183–86 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2020.97.1.83
Published: 01 February 2020
... associate professor of history at Stockton University. She is author of Democratic Art: The New Deal s Influence on American Culture and the forthcoming Promised Lands: Hadassah Kaplan, Zionism, and the Making of American Jewish Women. NOTES 1. Alex Lash, At San Francisco s Washington High, an 83-Year-Old...
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California History. 2020; 97176–78 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2020.97.1.76
Published: 01 February 2020
.../reprints-permissions . 2020 Katherine Benton-Cohen . Inventing the Immigration Problem: The Dillingham Commission and Its Legacy . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 2018 . 352 pp. Illustrations. Hardcover $29.95 . gave San Francisco yet another black eye all while rival Los...
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California History. 2020; 97160–64 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2020.97.1.60
Published: 01 February 2020
... public presentations at museums, public libraries, and even a local pub. One such talk focused on San Francisco s Pioneer Monument, around which controversy has swirled since at least the early 1990s. Dedicated in 1894, the monu- ment featured several bronze sculptures depicting California history as a...
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California History. 2020; 97133–49 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2020.97.1.33
Published: 01 February 2020
..., graveyards, and natural landscape of the West as well. CONFEDERATE CULTURE TAKE S ROOT Shortly after the war, and decades before any permanent monument to the Confederacy was erected in California, the language of the Lost Cause migrated west. It made an early appear- ance in the pages of the San Francisco...