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Southern California Quarterly. 2018; 100169–105 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2018.100.1.69
Published: 01 February 2018
... California 2018 Modjeska, Helena Paderewski, Ignacy Jan California agriculture gentlemen farmers landscape of the imaginary MODJESKA, PADEREWSKI, AND THE CALIFORNIA LANDSCAPE By Kenneth H. Marcus ABSTRACT: Two Polish artists the renowned actress Helena Modjeska and the famous composer and...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2016; 984504–506 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2016.98.4.504
Published: 01 November 2016
... field is Jonathan Mahler s Ladies and Gentlemen, the Bronx is Burning: 1977, Baseball, Politics, and the Battle for the Soul of a City (2006), a book to which Fallon s work see its subtitle bears a certain relationship. The baseball recounted here is easy to summarize. Going into the 1977 season, the...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2015; 974399–417 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ucpsocal.2015.97.4.399
Published: 01 November 2015
... the supposed menace of the Yellow Peril took root in California. And Roosevelt s Gentlemen s Agreement did not bind other anti- Japanese militants in the rest of California, who in 1913 persuaded the State Legislature to pass a land law prohibiting aliens ineligible for 5. For American and...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2015; 972156–177 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2015.97.2.156
Published: 01 August 2015
... days we have a number of research tools to help us uncover the founders identities. Some of the most prominent gentlemen have been the subject of biographies or their names appear in histories of the era and they appear in Leonard and Dale Pitts s encyclopedia of Los Angeles his- tory.5 The Annual...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2013; 953265–283 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2013.95.3.265
Published: 01 August 2013
... officials who campaigned for a host of discriminatory anti-Japanese policies. These included the 1906 segregation of Japanese students in San Francisco public schools that precipitated the restriction of Japanese labor migrants to the United States through a Gentlemen s Agreement (1908) between the U.S...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2013; 952141–187 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2013.95.2.141
Published: 01 May 2013
... population went from 3,530 to 11,337.26 Most of the new arrivals were Southerners who adhered to antebellum values. The Chivalry politicians among them were elitists, tending to think of themselves as gentlemen above physical labor and destined to gov- ern the lower orders of society. They presented...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2012; 943304–345 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2012.94.3.304
Published: 01 September 2012
..., 1971), 258 267. 13. Michael A. Bellesiles, 1877: America s Year of Living Violently (New York: The New Press, 2010), 109 113. free trade and the chinese question 309 The Chinese Question (Harper s Weekly, 1871) The caption reads, Colum- bia Hands off, Gentlemen! America means Fair Play for All Men...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2012; 94191–127 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2012.94.1.91
Published: 19 March 2012
... segregated schools for Mongolian children. See Wollenberg, All Deliberate Speed, 28 47. Subsequently, in 1906, the San Francisco school board required Japanese youth to attend the Chi- nese school, provoking an international incident and a subsequent Gentlemen s Agreement between the U.S. and Japan that...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2010; 922117–160 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/41172517
Published: 01 July 2010
... particular about the view from her hotel room, the pillows and the linen, and the firmness of the queen-sized mattress. She wanted certain salads or certain hot dishes at particular moments follow- ing social intimacy with gentlemen. From these sessions, she kept track of her business acquaintances to extend...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2006; 88441172349 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/41172349
Published: 01 December 2006
..., 173-174, 176, 183-184, 189, 196 General Committee for Parole Reform, 427 General Managers' Association, 150 General Petroleum, 222 generation issues, 189,190, 191- 192, 196 Gentlemen's Agreement, 166 Germans, 37-38 Germany, 214, 226; autobahn, 214, 226; Nazis, 214-226 Getman, William C, 131 GI Bill...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2006; 882125–160 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/41172309
Published: 01 July 2006
.... One of the Union Army's chief rebel antagonists was a man known as the "Gray Ghost," Colonel John S. Mosby. Mosby was every bit a South- ern gentlemen; he was educated at the University of Virginia and was a lawyer by profession. Although e kept a black servant, he had always been opposed to slavery...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2006; 88137–70 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/41172296
Published: 01 April 2006
.... Pushed from their elite neigh- borhoods and caught up in the rush of refugees on the city's piers, anxious gentlemen and ladies temporarily abandoned social etiquette.
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Southern California Quarterly. 2004; 8611–18 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/41172197
Published: 01 April 2004
..., "gentlemen's estates," and handsome new commercial buildings. For a time, portraits of leading citizens also appeared on the front page. These "California Men of Notable Constructive Ability" included Henry E. Huntington, George Ellery Hale, William A. Clark, Jr., and John Randolph Haynes, as well as two men...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2003; 852145–204 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/41172161
Published: 01 July 2003
... »litioHt a« rood wagr» » male«. M RS KS pt ^ dollar* per w«rk aed boaH. SCHOOL TEACHERS MO .iolUr- . r month. <ÍA HDNKRS 00 dollar« per month and board. LABOHERS 4U»M· Ur>rrd BKICKLAVEKHedollarHoerdV. HOUNEKEEPERM 40 per FARMERS Sdollani per day. KH()EMAKEI 4 dollar· per day. Men vU Wanten < OOkS m to...
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Southern California Quarterly. 1998; 804435–460 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/41171921
Published: 01 December 1998
... Call and Rural Californian for news of his competitors' endeavors- "Do you want a home in Ontario?" a headline would ask, "in 5, 10, 20, or 40-acre tracts?" McNally hoped not At La Mirada, McNally and Ed Neff looked over the ledgers. When it became clear the Country Gentlemen's Estates cheme was not...
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Southern California Quarterly. 1998; 80147–70 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/41171880
Published: 01 April 1998
... lobbied for a Presidential stopover. After the announcement of the western tour, a committee of fifteen of the town's upstanding gentlemen sent the White House a telegram which read in part: Sir: The undersigned, on behalf of the people of the City of Santa Barbara, respectfully extend to you and your...
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Southern California Quarterly. 1997; 79129–46 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/41171839
Published: 01 April 1997
... conflict of all waters; that is what you are doing. What matters it whether I am popular or unpopular? I tell you, gentlemen, you are piling up a heritage of conflict and litiga- tion over water ights, for there is not sufficient water to supply these lands."1 The delegates were dumbfounded and angry. The...
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Southern California Quarterly. 1996; 782175–198 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/41171809
Published: 01 July 1996
..., but, above all, direct democ- racy. This was an article of faith as well as efficiency: Let me confess it gentlemen, democracy is a part of my reli- gion We find that happiness, enlightment [sic] and prosperity [sic] among the people increase in precisely the same ratio as do their power, influence...
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Southern California Quarterly. 1993; 753-4237–262 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/41171681
Published: 01 October 1993
... farmer and Workingmen's Party delegate, chimed in that the California constitution eeded to attack and destroy "land- lordism."39 James M. Shatter, a San Francisco lawyer, former Connecticut Secretary of State and Wisconsin Speaker of the Assembly, and California state senator, countered the rhetoric. He...