The Annals of San Francisco: Containing a Summary of the History of ... California, and a Complete History of ... Its Great City: to which are Added, Biographical Memoirs of Some Prominent Citizens

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D. Appleton, 1855 - Всего страниц: 824
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Lone Mountain Cemetery
96
Plaza or Portsmouth Square June 1854
98
Commodore Stockton takes charge of the American forces in California Hostility
101
Hanging of Whittaker and McKenzie
102
Hanging of James Stuart
103
Yerba Buena Cemetery
104
Fire of June 22d 1851
108
Departure of a Steamship
109
Homewardbound Miners 99 California Exchange corner of Clay and Kearny streets June 1854
110
111 Oriental Hotel
111
Interior of Winns Branch
112
Insurrection of the Californians Proclamation of General Flores Defeat
113
St Francis Hotel
114
The Tehama House
115
International Hotel
116
Russs Garden
117
Portrait of Mrs A F Baker Miss Matilda Heron
118
Fancy Ball California Exchange
120
The old Schoolhouse on Portsmouth Square
121
Portrait of Col T J Nevins
122
First Presbyterian Church
123
Presbyterian Church destroyed by fire June 22d 1851
125
Vallejo street Catholic Church
126
St Marys Catholic Church
127
Peace concluded between the Mexican and American States Terms of the Treaty
128
Front street Sacramento City
129
San Francisco Orphans Asylum
130
Alcaldes Office Portsmouth Square
131
Portrait of Samuel Brannan
136
PART II
139
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142
Description of the Golden Gate Origin of the name The Bays of San Francisco
149
The Mission and Presidio of San Francisco Formation and survey of the village
162
CHAPTER IIIRemoval of the Hudsons Bay Company Rapid growth and increase of population
173
Captain Montgomery hoists the American flag on Portsmouth Square Arrival
185
Resolutions concerning gambling Public sale of City Property Price Current
199
General Effects of the Gold Discoveries
209
The Alta California newspaper established Delegates elected to the proposed
218
Portrait of Col John W Geary
229
Increase of population No proper homes Character of the houses Condition
243
Great sale of water lots An election dayNewspapers Approval by the ayunta
264
Liberty Pole Customhouse at the corner of California and Montgomery streets Departure
277
Dr Peter Smith His contract with the city to take charge of the indigent sick
370
The Chinese in CaliforniaAct passed to fund the floating debt of the State
378
CHAPTER XXLClipper ShipsEnormous Taxation Purchase of the Jenny Lind Theatre
391
Australian gold mines Restlessness of miners Many who emigrated to Aus
402
CHAPTER XXIILIncrease of population Mixed character of the immigrants Chinese Peru
411
Commerce Mercantile Library Association The Limantour claim Elec
427
Russs garden The German population Mayday celebration by schoolchil
445
K Garrison
461
CHAPTER XXVI Important legal decision of the Supreme Court confirming Alcaldes grants
467
PAGE
472
CHAPTER XXVIINumbers and description of the population of the State Amount of gold
484
Prosperity of San Francisco Business activity Fortunes rapidly made
497
Meeting of citizens regarding the State Revenue ActRun on Adams
509
Commercial depression Decrease in the value of real estate and merchandise
519
Trial of the Mexican consul Arrest of the French consul Chinese newspa
531
CHAPTER XXXIICommercial depression Reduction of prices of merchandise and real estate
543
THE HOUNDS
553
THE VIGILANCE COMMITTEE
562
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580
DEATHS AND BURIALS
588
THE GREAT FIRES
598
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609
THE FIRE DEPARTMENT
614
STEAMERDAY
626
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632
HOTELS RESTAURANTS AND BOARDINGHOUSES
639
639
643
PUBLIC AMUSEMENTS
653
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657
SOME PHASES OF SAN FRANCISCO LIFE
665
PUBLIC SCHOOLS
675
675
680
CHURCHES AND RELIGION
687
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691
INDEPENDENT MILITARY ORGANIZATIONS
702
SOCIAL AND BENEVOLENT INSTITUTIONS
709
MEMOIR OF JOHN W GEARY
718
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APPENDIX
805
Seal of the City of San Francisco
816

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