TriCounty Library

Jan de Leeuw

 


1  Social and Cultural

1.1  US

1.1.1  Manifest Destiny

Anders Stephanson

Manifest Destiny : American Expansion and the Empire of Right

New York, Hill and Wang, 1995

Reginald Horseman

Race and Manifest Destiny: Origins of American Racial Anglo-Saxionism

Cambridge, Harvard University Press, 1981

1.1.2  Muckraking

George Seldes

Lords of the Press: The Facts about the Most Powerful Anonymous Group of Men in America

New York, Messner, 1938

George Seldes

One Thousand Americans

New York, Boni & Gear, 1947

1.1.3  Social Darwinism

Richard Hofstadter

Social Darwinism in American Thought

Boston, Beacon Press, 1955

Robert C. Bannister

Social Darwinism: Science and Myth in Anglo-American Social Thought

Philadelphia, Temple University Press, 1979

Carl N. F Degler

In Search of Human Nature: The Decline and Revival of Darwinism in American Social Thought

Oxford, Oxford University Press, 1991

1.1.4  Indian Affairs

Edward E. Hill

The Office of Indian Affairs, 1824-1880: Historical Sketches

New York, Clearwater Publishing Company, 1974

Alban W. Hoopes

Indian Affairs and Their Administration with Special Reference to the Far West 1849-1860

Reprint of the Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press, 1932 edition

New York, Kraus Reprint Company, 1972

J.B. Harrison

The Latest Studies on Indian Reservations

Philadelphia, Indian Rights Association, 1887

Facsimile Reprint, Salinas, Coyote Press

George W. Manypenny

Our Indian Wards

Facsimile Reprint of the 1880 original, Da Capo Press, New York, 1972

J.P. Kinney

A Continent Lost - a Civilization Won: Indian Land Tenure in America

Baltimore, The Johns Hopkins Press, 1937

Eighteenth Annual Report of the Bureau of Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution 1896-1897

Indian Land Cessions in the United States

Compiled by Charles C. Royce

Washington, Government Printing Office, 1899

Coyote Press Facsimile Reprint

Annual Report of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs: Transmitted with the Message from the President at the Opening of the First Session of the Thirty-third Congress, 1853

Washington, A.O. Nicholson, 1854 (original)

Annual Report of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs: Transmitted with the Message from the President at the Opening of the Second Session of the Thirty-third Congress, 1854

Washington, A.O. Nicholson, 1855 (original)

Annual Report of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs: Transmitted with the Message from the President at the Opening of the First Session of the Thirty-fourth Congress, 1855

Washington, A.O. Nicholson, 1856 (original)

1.2  California

1.2.1  History

William B. Rice

Los Angeles Star, 1851-1864 : The Beginnings of Journalism in Southern California

Unpublished Doctoral Dissertaion, University of California, 1947

Reprinted Edition, Edited by John Walton Caughey

New York, Greenwood Press, 1969

Kevin Starr

Americans and the California Dream

ŠVolume 1: Americans and the California Dream, 1850-1915

ŠVolume 2: Material Dreams: Southern California Through the 1920s

ŠVolume 3: Inventing the Dream: California Through the Progressive Era

ŠVolume 4: Endangered Dreams: The Great Depression in California

ŠVolume 5: The Dream Endures: California Enters the 1940s

ŠVolume 6: Embattled Dreams: California in War and Peace, 1940-1950

New York, Oxford University Press, 1973-1985-1990-1996-1997-2002

Neal Harlow

California Conquered: The Annexation of a Mexican Province 1846-1850

Berkeley, University of California Press, 1982

Hubert H. Bancroft

History of California

Š Volume 1, 1542-1800

Š Volume 2, 1801-1824

Š Volume 3, 1825-1840

Š Volume 4, 1840-1845

Š Volume 5, 1846-1848

Š Volume 6, 1848-1859

Š Volume 7, 1860-1890

(in the mail)

Bernard de Soto

Š Volume 1: The Year of Decision 1846

Š Volume 2: Across the Wide Missouri

Š Volume 3: The Course of Empire

New York, Houghton Mifflin Company, –,1947, 1952.

Charles Nordhoff

California for Health, Pleasure, and Residence: A Book for Travelers and Settlers. Centennial Printing. 1873 - 1973

Ten Speed Press, 1973

1.2.2  Archeology

Michael Moratto

California Archeology

Reprint of the 1984 Academic Press Edition

Salinas, Coyote Press, 2004

Kern County Archeological Society Journal

Š Volume 5, 1994

Š Volume 6, 1995

Š Volume 7, 1996

Š Volume 8, 1997

Robert A. Schiffman and Alan P. Garfinkel

Prehistory of Kern County

Bakersfield College Publication in Archeoilogy, April, 1981

Coyote Press Facsimile Reprint

1.2.3  Explorations

Spanish Explorations

Fr. Francisco Garces

A Record of Travels in Arizona and California, 1775-1776

New Translation edited by John Galvin

John Howell Books, 1965

Herbert Ingram Priestley

A Historical, Political, and Natural Description of California by Pedro Fages, Soldier of Spain

University of California Press, Berkeley, 1937

Herbert Ingram Priestley

Franciscan Explorations in California

The Arthur H. Clark Company, Glendale, 1946

Helen Papan

Spanish Explorers in the Interior of California 1804-1824

Thesis, University of California, 1919

(in the mail)

John W. Robinson

Francisco Garcиs: Intrepid Missionary-Explorer of Spanish California

Dogtown Territorial Quarterly, Number 48, Winter 2001

John W. Robinson

Pedro Fages: Unheralded Explorer of Spanish California

Dogtown Territorial Quarterly, Number 29, Spring 1997

Sherman F. Cook

Colonial Expeditions to the Interior of California, Central Valley, 1800–1820

Anthropological Record, Volume 16, No 6, 1960

Facsimile Reprint, Coyote Press,

Sherman F. Cook

Expeditions to the Interior of California, Central Valley, 1820–1840

Anthropological Record, Volume 20, No 5, 1962

Facsimile Reprint, Coyote Press,

Frederick J. Teggart (ed)

The Anza Expedition of 1775-1776: Diary of Pedro Font

Publications of the Academy of Pacific Coast History, Vol 3, No 1

Berkeley, University of California, 1913

Coyote Press Facsimile Reprint

Donald C. Cutter

Spanish Exploration of California’s Central Valley

Unpublished Doctoral Dissertation, University of California, 1950

(Photocopy, bound)

American Explorations

U. S. Reports of Explorations and Surveys, to Ascertain the Most Practicable and Economical Route for a Railroad from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean;К 1853-4, Volume 5,

Explorations in California for Railroad Routes, to Connect with the Routes Near the 35th and 32d Parallels of North Latitude

Washington, DC:К A. O. P. Nicholson,К 1856 (original)

U. S. Reports of Explorations and Surveys, to Ascertain the Most Practicable and Economical Route for a Railroad from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean;К 1853-4, Volume 6,

Explorations for a Railroad Route from the Sacramento Valley to the Columbia River

Washington, DC:К A. O. P. Nicholson,К 1856. (original)

U. S. Reports of Explorations and Surveys, to Ascertain the Most Practicable and Economical Route for a Railroad from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean;К 1853-4, Volume 7,

Reports for Explorations for Railroad Routes from San Francisco to Los Angeles, California, West of the Coast Ranges and from the Pimas Villages on the Gila to the Rio Grande, near the 32nd Parallel of North Latitude

Washington, DC:К A. O. P. Nicholson,К 1854-5. (original)

Gwinn H. Heap

Central route to the Pacific from the Valley of the Mississippi to California: Journal of the Expedition of E. F. Beale and Gwinn Harris Heap from Missouri to California in 1853

Reprint of 1854 book, With related material on railroad explorations and Indian affairs.

Edited by LeRoy R Hafen and Ann W Hafen.

The Arthur H. Clark Company, Glendale, 1957.

1.2.4  Land

W,W. Robinson

Land in California: The Story of Mission Lands, Ranchos, Squatters, Mining Claims, Railroad Grants , Land Scrip, Homesteads

Berkeley, University of California Press, 1948

Harrison Irving Scott

Ridge Route: The Road that United California

Harrison Irving Scott, Torrance, 2003

Rose Hollenbach Aviсa

Spanish and Mexican Land Grants in California

Doctoral Dissertation, University of California, 1932

(Reprint, New York, Arno Press, 1976)

Paul W. Gates

Land and Law in California: Essays on Land Politics

Ames, Iowa State University Press, 1991

Robert C. Fellmeth (Project Director and Editor)

Power and Land in California: the Ralph Nader Task Force Report on Land Use in the State of California

Summary Prepared by Polly Roberts

Center for the Study of Responsive Law, Washington, 1971

W.W. Robinson

Ranchos Become Cities

Illustrations by Irene Robinson

Pasadena, San Pasqual Press, 1939

(signed by the author and the illustrator)

Robert Glass Cleland

The Cattle on a Thousand Hills: Southern California 1850 - 1880

San Marino, Huntington Library, 1964

Robert G. Cowan

Ranchos of California: A List of Spanish Concessions, 1775-1822 & Mexican Grants, 1822-1846

Los Angeles, Historical Society of Southern California, 1977

Report of the Secretary of the Interior Communicating a Copy of the Instructions Given to the Commissioners Appointed Under the Act to Ascertain and Settle the Private Land Claims in California

32nd Congress, 1st Session, Senate Ex. Doc. No. 26, 1852 (original)

Stephanie S. Pincetl

Transforming California: A Political History of Land Use and Development

Baltimore, John Hopkins University Press, 1999

1.2.5  Indian Affairs

A.L. Kroeber

Handbook of the Indians of California

Reprint of 1925 Smithsonian publication

New York, Dover Publications, 1976

Robert F. Heizer (ed) Handbook of North American Indians. Volume 8, California

Washington, Smithsonian Institution, 1978

Stephen Powers

Tribes of California

Reprint of 1877 edition

Berkeley, University of California Press, 1976

James J. Rawls

Indians of California: The Changing Image

Norman, University of Oklahoma Press, 1984

John Anderson

The Chumash Nation. Part I: 1770’s to 1996

Author, Fifth Edition, 2003.

John Anderson

The Piercing of the Yokut Shield: California’s Central Valley. Warfare and Diplomacy in 1850-1851

Author, Second Edition, 1999.

John Anderson

Jonjonata. Roadbuilding, Academic Politics, and Chumash Ethnohistory

Author, Third Edition, 2001.

John Anderson

No Brave Champion: Racism, the Chumash Indians, and the University of California

Author, Third Edition, 1999.

John Anderson

The Chumash House of Fate: The Gambling Gods of California

Author, Third Edition, 2001.

Robert F. Heizer (editor)

The Destruction of California Indians: A Collection of Documents from the Period 1847 to 1865 in Which Are Described Some of the Things That Happened

Lincoln, University of Nebraska Press, 1974

Robert F. Heizer and M.A. Whipple (eds)

The California Indians: A Source Book

Second Edition, Revised and Enlarged

Berkeley University of California Press, 1971

Robert F. Heizer

The Eighteen Unratified Treaties of 1851-1852 between the California Indians and the United States Government

Anthropological Research Facility, Department of Anthropology, University of California, Berkeley, 1972

Robert F. Heizer and Alan J. Almquist

The Other Californians: Prejudice and Discrimination under Spain, Mexico, and the United States to 1920

Berkeley, University of California Press, 1971

Charles Berdan Leonard

The Federal Indian Policy in the San Joaquin Valley : its Application and Results

Unpublished Doctoral Dissertation, University of California, 1927

(photocopy, bound)

William H. Ellison

Federal Indian Policy in California 1846-1860

Unpublished Doctoral Dissertation, University of California, 1919

(photocopy, bound)

Sherburne F. Cook

The Conflict Between the California Indian and White Civilization

Berkeley, University of California Press, 1976

Van H. Garner

The Broken Ring: the Destruction of the California Indians

Tucson, Westernlore Press, 1982

George Harwood Phillips

The Enduring Struggle: Indians in California History

Sparks, Nevada MTL Inc, 1996 (reprint of 1981 book)

Report from the Secretary of the Interior, Communicating In Compliance with a Resolution of the Senate, a Letter from the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, with Copies of Communications Received from the Agents of the Department in California, in Relation to Debts Contracted by them

32d Congress, 1d Session, Senate, Ex. Doc. No 104, 1852 (original)

This contains a letter from Frйmont, offering to sell the government beef for the reservations.

Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, Communicating the Report of Edward F. Beale, Superintendent of Indian Affairs in California, Respecting the Condition of Indian Affairs in that State

32d Congress, 2d Session, Senate, Ex. Doc. No 57,1853 (original)

Report from the Committee on Indian Affairs, to whom was Referred the Memorial of John Charles Fremont, Praying Payment for Beef Cattle Furnished by him to G.W. Barbour, United States Indian Commisioner, for the Use and Subsistence of the Indians in California

33d Congress, 1d Session, House, Report No 104, 1854 (original)

Message of the President of the United States, Communicating, in Compliance with the Resolution of the Senate of July, 10, 1854, Correspondence and Documents Respecting the Claims of Persons for Services Performed, and Supplies and Subsistence Furnished to the Indians, in California, under Contract with Indian Agents, in 1851

33d Congress, 1d Session, Senate, Ex. Doc. No. 87, 1854 (original)

Message of the President of the United States, Transmitting Supplemental Estimates for the Expenses of the Indian Department, &tc

33d Congress, 2d Session, House of Representatives, Ex. Doc. No. 60, 1855 (original)

Report of the Secretary of the Interior, communicating, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate, the correspondence between the Indian Office and the present superintendents and agents in California, and J. Ross Browne, Esq., together with the report of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, inclosing the same to the department

36th Congress, 1d Session, Ex. Doc. No. 46. 1860 (original)

Alice C. Fletcher

Indian Education and Civilization

Special Report from the Secretary of Education

48d Congress, 2d Session, Senate, Ex. Doc. No 95, 1885 (original)

John Walton Caughey (editor)

The Indians of Southern California in 1852: The B.D. Wilson Report and a Selection of Contemporary Comment

Lincoln, University of Nebraska Press, 1995

George Harwood Phillips

Indians and Intruders in Central California, 1769-1849

Norman, University of Oklahoma Press, 1993

George Harwood Phillips

Indians and Indian Agents: The Origins of the Reservation System in California, 1849-1852

Norman, University of Oklahoma Press, 1997

George Harwood Phillips

Bringing Them Under Subjection: California’s Tejon Indian Reservation and Beyond, 1852-1864

Lincoln, University of Nebraska Press, 2004

William B. Secrest

When the Great Spirit Died: the Destruction of the California Indians 1850-1860

Sanger, World Dancer Press, 2003

John R. Johnson

The Indians of Mission San Fernando

Reprint from Southern California Quarterly, 79, 1997, 249–290

John R, Johnson

Mat’apxwelxwel Ethnohistory

Reprint from Joan S. Schneider, Robert M. Yohe II, and Jill K. Gardner (eds),

Archeological Passages: a Volume in Honor of Claude Nelson Warren

Western Center for Archeology & Paleontology, Publications in Archeology, Number 1, 2000.

John R. Johnson

The Trail to Kashtiq

Reprint from The Journal of California Anthropology, 5, 1978, 188–198

John R. Johnson

Indian History in the Santa Barbara Back Country

Reprint from Los Padres Notes, 3, 1984, 1–25.

John R, Johnson

Will the Real “Chumash” Please Stand Up ?  The Context for a Radical Perception of Chumash Identity

Reprint from Acta Americana, 11, 2003, 70–72

John R. Johnson and Sally McLendon

Chumash Social History After Mission Secularization

From: John R. Johnson and Sally Mclendon (eds)

Chapter 8 from Cultural Affiliation and Linear Descent of Chumash Peoples

National Park Service, 1999

(photocopy)

Thomas C. Blackburn (ed)

December’s Child: A Book of Chumash Oral Narratives. Collected by J.P. Harrington

Berkeley, University of California Press, 1975

C. Gregory Crampton (ed)

The Mariposa Indian War, 1850-1851, Diaries of Robert Eccleston: The California Gold Rush, Yosemite, and the High Sierra

Salt Lake City, University of Utah Press, 1957

Richard Crouter and Andrew Rolle

Edward Beale and the Indian Peace Commissioners in California

Southern California Quarterly, 42, 1960, 107-131

M.A. Sievers

Funding the California Indian Superintendency: A Case Study of Congressional Appropriations

Southern California Quarterly, 1977, 75–84

Terisa M. Green

Spanish Missions and Native Religion: Contact, Conflict, and Convergence

Doctoral Dissertation, University of California, Los Angeles, 1999

(Coyote Press Reprint)

Alice J. Anderton

The Language of the Kitanemuks of California

Doctoral Dissertation, University of California, Los Angeles, 1988

(PDF file on CD)

Stephen P. Horne

The Inland Chumash: Ethonography, Ethnohistory, and Archeology

Doctoral Dissertation, University of California, Santa Barbara, 1981

(Coyote Press Reprint)

Susan L. Sanchez

The Selling of California: The Indian Claims Commission and the Case of the Indians of California v. the United States

Doctoral Dissertation, University of California, Riverside, 2003

(PDF file on CD)

Robert H. Jackson and Edward Castillo

Indians, Franciscans, and Spanish Colonization: The Impact of the Mission System on California Indians

Albuquerque, University of New Mexico Press, 1995

Imre Sutton

Land Tenure and Changing Occupance on Indian Reservations in Southern California

Doctoral Dissertation, University of California, Los Angeles, 1965

(photocopy)

Albert Hurtado

Indian Survival on the California Frontier

(in the mail)

1.2.6  Biography

Beale

Carl Briggs and Clyde Francis Trudell

Quarterdeck and Saddlehorn: The Story of Edward F. Beale

Glendale, Arthur H. Clarke Company, 1983.

Gerald Thompson

Edward F. Beale and the American West

Albuquerque, University of New Mexico Press, 1983

Gerald Thomson

The Public Career of Edward Fitzgerald Beale, 1845-1893

Doctoral Dissertation, University of Arizona, 1978 (photocopy)

Stephan Bonsal

Edward Fitzgerald Beale: A Pioneer in the Path Of Empire

New York, Putnam, 1912

(original, with a hand-written inscription by Truxton Beale)

Lewis Burt Lesley (ed)

Uncle Sam’s Camels: the Journal of May Humphreys Stacey Supplemented by the Report of Edward Fitzgerald Beale (1857-1858)

Reprint of the Cambridge, Harvard University Press, 1929 edition

Glorieta, Rio Grande Press, 1970

Charles W. Baley

Disaster at the Colorado: Beale’s Wagon Road and the First Emigrant Party

Logan, Utah State University Press, 2002

Earle Crowe

General Beale’s Sheep Odyssey

Kern County Historical Society, Bakersfield, 1960.

Larry Jay Martin

Rush to Destiny

New York, Bantam Books, 1992

Boswell, Miller, Lux, Haggin

Mark Arax and Rick Wartzman

The King of California. J.G. Boswell and the Making of a Secret American Empire

New York, Public Affairs, 2003

David Igler

Industrial Cowboys: Miller & Lux and the Transformation of the Far West, 1850-1920

Berkeley, University of California Press, 2001

Edward F. Treadwell

The Cattle King: The Biography of Henry Miller, Founder of the Miller & Lux Cattle Empire

Santa Cruz, Western Tanager Press, 1981

Frйmont, Benton, Carson, Smith, Godey

Tom Chaffin

Pathfinder. John Charles Frйmont and the Course of American Empire

New York, Hill and Wang, 2002

Andrew Rolle

John Charles Frйmont: Character As Destiny

Norman, University of Oklahoma Press, 1991

John Charles Frйmont

Memories of my Life

Reprint of 1887 autobiography

New York, Cooper Square Press, 2001

Mary Lee Spence and Donald Jackson (eds)

The Expeditions of John Charles Frйmont. Volume 2: The Bear Flag Revolt and the Court-Martial Urbana, University of Illinois Press, 1973

Pamela Herr

Jessie Benton Frйmont: a Biography

New York, Franklin Watts, 1957

Pamela Herr and Mary-Lee Spence (eds)

The Letters of Jessie Benton Frйmont

Urbana, University of Illinois Press, 1993

Kit Carson

Kit Carson’s Autobiography

Edited, with an introduction, by Mile Milton Quaife

Lincoln, University of Nebraska Press, 1966

Dale L. Morgan

Jedediah Smith and the Opening of the West

Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill, 1953

David Roberts

A Newer World : Kit Carson, John C Frйmont, and the Claiming of the American West

New York, Simon and Schuster, 2000

Ray Raphael

Little White Father: Redick McKee on the California Frontier

Humboldt County Historical Society, Eureka, 1993

Carobert Laird

Encounter with an Angry God: Recollections of My Life with John Peabody Harrington

Banning, Malki Museum Press, 1975

The Chandlers, the Syndicate, and the Times

Dennis McDougal

Privileged Son: Otis Chandler and the Rise and Fall of the L.A. Times Dynasty

(in the mail)

William G. Bonelli

Billion Dollar Blackjack: the Story of Corruption and the Los Angeles Times

Beverley Hills, Civic Research Press, 1954

Robert Gottlieb and Irene Wolt

Thinking Big : The Story of the Los Angeles Times, Its Publishers and their Influence on Southern California

G.P. Putnam’s Sons, New York, 1977

Ed Ainsworth

Memories in the City of Dreams: A Tribute to Harry Chandler, Gran Benefactor de la Ciudad

Printed May 17, 1959, on the 95th Anniversary of Harry Chandler’s Birthday

Mark Dowie

The Chandler’s: L.A.’s First Family

Santa Monica Mirror, Volume 1, 1999

Copy of an article in five parts, postscript by Peggy Clifford

J. Ross Browne

Richard H. Dillon

J. Ross Browne: Confidential Agent in Old California

Norman, University of Oklahoma Press, 1965

Lena Fergusson Browne

J. Ross Browne. His Letters, Journals, and Writings

Albuquerque, University of New Mexico Press, 1969

David Michael Goodman

A Western Panorama. 1849-1875: The Travels, Writings and Influence of J. Ross Browne on the Pacific Coast, and in Texas, Nevada, Arizona and Baja California, as the First Mining Commissioner, and Minister to China

Glendale, Arthur H. Clarke Company, 1966

Theodore Roosevelt

Thomas Hart Benton

New York, Houghton Mifflin, 1898

1.3  Local

1.3.1  TriCounty Region

Bonnie Ketterl Kane

A View from the Ridge Route

Š Volume I: The First People (2001)

Š Volume II: The Fort Tejon Area (2002)

Bonnie Ketterl Kane

Chronology for the Greater Frazier Mountain Area from the Year 1000 to the Year 2000

Ridge Route Communities Museum and Historical Society, 1999

William de Lancy

Cuddy Cattle Drive. Frazier Mountain to Lancaster, 1921

Ridge Route Communities Museum and Historical Society, 2001

Dolores McKenzie Atmore Gentry

Heap of Livin’.

Memoirs from the Mountains of Southern California 1860-1960

Ridge Route Communities Museum and Historical Society, 2000

Jessy D. Stockton

Spanish Trailblazers in the South San Joaquin

Kern County Historical Society, Bakersfield, 1957.

Norman Berg

A History of the Kern County Land Company

Kern County Historical Society, Bakersfield, 1971.

Fifth Annual Publication

Kern County Historical Society

Š H.A. Spindt: Notes on the Life of Edward M. Kern

Š Frank Latta: Alexis Godey in Kern County

Bakersfield, Kern County Historical Society, 1939

Margaret Aseman Cooper [Zonlight]

Land, Water, and Settlement in Kern County, California, 1850-1890

M.A. Thesis, University of California, 1954

Reprinted, New York, Arno Press, 1979

Wallace P.V. Smith

The Development of the San Joaquin Valley, 1772-1882

Unpublished Ph.D. Thesis, History, University of California, 1932

(photocopy, bound)

Wallace P.V. Smith

Garden of the Sun : A History of the San Joaquin Valley: 1772-1939

Edited and Revised by William B. Secrest Jr.

Fresno, Linden Publishing, 2004

John W. Robinson

Tejon Pass and Those Who Crossed It

Dogtown Territorial Quarterly, Number 30, Summer 1997

Genevieve Kratka Magruder

The Upper San Joaquin Valley 1772-1870

Kern County Historical Society, Bakersfield, 1950.

(reprint of a 1937 USC Master’s Thesis).

W.W. Robinson

The Story of San Fernando Valley

Los Angeles, Title Insurance and Trust Company, 1961

W.W. Robinson

The Story of Kern County

Los Angeles, Title Insurance and Trust Company, 1963

W.W. Robinson

The Story of Ventura County

Los Angeles, Title Insurance and Trust Company, 1956

W.W. Robinson

Panorama: A PIcture History of Southern California

Los Angeles, Title Insurance and Trust Company, 1953

W.W. Robinson

The Spanish and Mexican Ranchos of San Fernando Valley

Southwest Museum Leaflets, 31, 1966

Palmer Conner

The Romance of the Ranchos

Los Angeles, Title Insurance and Trust Company, no year.

Col. J.J. Warner, Judge Benjamin Hayes, and Dr. J.P. Widney

A Historical Sketch of Los Angeles County California

Los Angeles, Louis Lewin &Co, 1876

Reprinted, Los Angeles, O.W. Smith, 1936

E.W. Gifford and Egbert Schenck

Archeology of the Southern San Joaquin Valley

University of California Publications in American Archeology and Ethnology, 23, 1926, 1-122

Facsimile Reprint, Salinas, Coyote Press

1.3.2  Tejon Ranch and Fort

Earle Crowe

Men of El Tejon

Ward Richie Press, 1957

Frank Latta

Saga of Rancho El Tejon

Bear State Books, Santa Cruz, 1976

Helen S. Griffin and Arthur Woodward

The Story of El Tejon

Dawson’s Book Shop, Los Angeles, 1942

Ann Zwinger

John Xantus. The Fort Tejon Letters 1857-1859

University of Arizona Press, Tuscon, 1986

Clarence Cullimore

Old Adobes of Forgotten Fort Tejon

Second, Enlarged edition, Kern County Historical Society, Bakersfield, 1949.

George R. Stammerjohan

Fort Tejon State Historic Park: An Interpretive View

Š Part I. Dogtown Territorial Quarterly, Number 31, Fall 1997

Š Part II. Dogtown Territorial Quarterly, Number 32, Winter 1997

Š Part III. Dogtown Territorial Quarterly, Number 33, Spring 1998


2  Water

2.1  General

Diana Raines Ward

Water Wars: Drought, flood, Folly and the Politics of Thirst

Riverhead Press, New York, 2002

Robert Glennon

Water Follies: Groundwater Pumping and the Fate of America’s Fresh Waters

Island Press, Washington, 2002

2.2  California

Arthur L. Littleworth and Eric L. Garner

California Water

Solana Press Books, Point Arena, 1995

Ground Water Atlas of the United States

Segment I, California - Nevada

United States Geological Survey, 1995

William Kahrl et al (editors)

The California Water Atlas

State of California, 1978

Robert Gottlieb

Thirst for Growth

Water Agencies as Hidden Government in California

University of Arizona Press, 1991

Robert G. Dunbar

Forging New Rights in Western Waters

University of Nebraska Press, 1983

William L. Kahrl

Water and Power

University of California Press, 1982

Norris Hundley Jr

The Great Thirst. Californians and Water: a History

University of California Press, Revised Edition, 2001

John Walton

Western Time and Western Water: State, Culture and Rebellion in California

University of California Press, 1992

Marc Reisner

Cadillac Desert: The American West and its Disappearing Water

Penguin Books, Revised Edition, 1993

David Carle

Introduction to Water in California

University of California Press, 2004

William Blomquist

Dividing the Waters: Governing Groundwater In Southern California

Center of Self-Governance, 1992

Catherine Mulholland

William Mulholland and the Rise of Los Angeles

University of California Press, 2000

Robert C. Wikinson

California Water Policy: Toward Overshoot or Sustainability

Dissertattion, University of California, Santa Barbara, 2003

(PDF file on CD)

Benjamin F, Vaughan

Property-Rights Problems and Instutional Solutions: Water Rights and Water Allocation in the Nineteenth-Century American West

Dissertation, University of California, Berkeley, 1997

(PDF file on CD)

Randal D. Orton

Inverting the Public Trust Doctrine: California Water Law and the Mono Lake Controversy

Dissertation, University of California, Los Angeles, 1992

(PDF file on CD)

Brent M. Haddad

Evaluating the Market Niche: Why Long-Term Rural-to-Urban Inter-regional Markets for Water have not Formed in California

Dissertation, University of California, Berkeley, 1996

(PDF file on CD)

Donn E. Headley

“Paradise of the Common Man”: The Federal Government and Water Development in Southern California

Dissertation, University of California, Riverside, 1993

(PDF file on CD)

William D. Leach

Evaluating Watershed Partnerships in California: Theoretical and Methodological Perspectives

Dissertation, University of California, Davis, 2000

(PDF file on CD)

2.3  Local

Kern River Fan Element. Kern Water Bank.

Preliminary Technical Report

California Department of Water Resources, April 1987

Paul Nady and Lori L. Larragueta

Estimated Average Annual Streamflow into the Central Valley of California

United States Geological Survey, Hydrological Investigations Atlas, 1983

Paul Nady and Lori L. Larragueta

Development of Irrigation in the Central valley of California

United States Geological Survey, Hydrological Investigations Atlas, 1983

R.W. Page

Base of Fresh Groundwater (Approximately 3,000 Micromhos) in the San Joaquin Valley, California

United States Geological Survey, Hydrological Investigations Atlas, 1973

Timothy J. Durbin

Calibration of a Mathematical Model of the Antelope Valley Ground-Water Basin, California

United States Geological Survey, Water-supply Paper 2048, 1978

TRAK Environmental Group, Inc.

Hydrological Investigation of Groundwater Storage and Perennial Yield in the Gorman and Upper Peace Valley Area, Los Angeles County, California

Golden Valley Municipal Water District, January 2002.


3  Geology

3.1  General

S. Lawrence Dingman

Physical Hydrology

Prentice Hall, 2002

3.2  California

Ralph D. Reed

Geology of California

American Association of Petroleum Geologists, 1933

Ralph D. Reed and J.S. Hollister

Structural Revolution of Southern Califonia

American Association of Petroleum Geologists, 1936

Richard H. Jahns (editor)

Geology of Southern California

California Division of Mines

Bulletin 170, 1954

Š Volume 1: General Features

Š Volume 2: Geology of Natural Provinces

Š Volume 3: Historical Geology

Š Volume 4: Structural Features

Š Volume 5: Geomorphology

Š Volume 6: Hydrology

Š Volume 7: Mineralogy and Petrology

Š Volume 9: Oil and Gas  Deborah R. Harden

California Geology

Prentice-Hall, 1998

3.2.1  San Andreas Fault

John C. Crowell (Field Trip Leader)

The San Andreas Fault Zone from the Tremblor Mountains to the Antelope Valley, Southern California

Guidebook, Pacific Section AAPG and SEPM,

San Joaquin Geological Society, 1964

John C. Crowell (editor)

The San Andreas Fault in Southern California

California Division of Mines and Geology, 1975

Robert E. Wallace (editor)

The San Andreas Fault System, California

United States Geological Survey, Professional Paper 1515, 1990

R.L. Rodgers

The San Andreas Fault

Reprint from The Mountain Enterprise, 1978

3.3  Local

Knoxie C. DeLise

Biostratigraphy of the San Emigdio Formation, Kern County

University of California Publications in Geological Science, 68, 1967

Francis S. Riley

Land-Surface Tilting Near Wheeler Ridge,

Southern San Joaquin Valley, California

United States Geological Survey, Prefessional Paper 497-G, 1970

John C. Crowell

Geology of the Lebec Quadrangle

California Division of Mines and Geology

Special Report 24, 1952

Charles W. Jennings

Geology of the Southern Part of the Quail Quadrangle

California Division of Mines and Geology

Special Report 30, 1953

Max F. Carman Jr

Geology of the Lockwood Valley Area

California Division of Mines and Geology

Special Report 81, 1964

Paul E. Stoppelmann

Hydrogeology of an Aquifer in a Semi-arid Mountainous Environment, Mil Potrero area, Pine Mountain Club, Kern County, California

MS Thesis, California State University, Long Beach, 1999

(photocopy)

Thomas L. Davis

Late Cenozoic Structure and Tectonic History of the Western ’Big Bend’ of the San Andreas Fault and Adjacent San Emigdio Mountains (California)

Doctoral Dissertation, University of California, Santa Barbara, 1983

(photocopy)


4  Biology

4.1  General

Allan A, Schoenherr

The Natural History of California

University of California Press, 1992

4.2  Condors

Carl B. Koford

The California Condor

(in the mail)

Dick Smith

Condor Journal. The History, Mythology, and Reality of the California Condor

Capra Press, 1978

Recovery Plan for the California Condor

US Fish and Wildlife Service, April 1996

Dick Smith and Robert Easton

California Condor, a Vanishing American

McNally and Lofton, 1964

C.D. Studer

Effects of Kern County Cattle Ranching on California Condor Habitat

MS thesis, Michigan State University, 1983

(photocopy)


5  Environment

5.1  General

Jeffrey St. Clair

Been Brown So Long It Looked Like Green To Me: The Politics of Nature

Common Courage Press, Monroe, 2004

Mark Dowie

Losing Ground: American Environmentalism at the Close of the Twentieth Century

Cambridge, MIT Press, 1997

Robert V. Percival and Dorothy C. Alevizatos (editors)

Law and the Environment: A Multidisciplinary Reader

Philadelphia, Temple University Press, 1997

5.1.1  Sprawl/Smart Growth

Andres Duany, Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk and Jeff Speck

Suburban Nation: The Rise of Sprawl and the Decline of the American Dream

North Point Press, New York, 2000

US Evironmental Protection Agency

Protecting Water Resources with Smart Growth

EPA 231-R-04-002

US EPA, Washington, 2004

F. Kaid Benfield, Jutka Terris, and Nancy Vorsanger

Solving Sprawl: Models of Smart Growth in Communities Across America

Wasington, Island Press, 2001

5.2  California

Robert Dawson and Gray A. Brechin

Farewell, Promised Land: Waking from the California Dream

Berkeley, University Of California Press, 1999


6  CEQA/NEPA Documents

SCH No. 2004031077

National Cement Company of California, Inc

Tire-derived Fuel Project, Lebec, California

Kern County Air Pollution Control District

Š Draft Environmental Impact Report, Volume I, May 2004

Š Draft Environmental Impact Report, Volume II, Appendices A-H, May 2004

Š Draft Environmental Impact Report, Volume III, Appendices I-J, May 2004

Š Final Environmental Impact Report, August 2004.

SCH 2001061013

Laval Farms Water Management and Exchange, Including Water Right Applications and Wheeler-Ridge Maricopa Water Storage District 850 Canal/reservoir No. 1 Pump-back.

Wheeler-Ridge Maricopa Water Storage District

Š Draft Environmental Impact Report, Compact Disk, November 2003

Š Final Environmental Impact Report, Compact Disk, June 2004.

SCH 1998041127

Supplemental Water Project Transfer of 41,000 Acre-feet of State Water Project Table A Amount

Castaic Lake Water Agency

Draft Environmental Impact Report, Compact Disk, June 2004

Destination 2030

Regional Transportation Plan

Kern Council of Governments

Public Review Draft, June 2004

Project Number 02-232

Centennial Specific Plan Project Description

Los Angeles County, Department of Regional Planning

Š Centennial Biota Report, October 2003

Š Notice of Preparation, March 2004

Tehachapi Second Afterbay Project

California Department of Water Resources

Š Initial Study, September 2003

Š Notice of Preparation, June 2004

Southern California Land Management Plan Revisions

United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service

Š Draft Environmental Impact Statement

Š Draft Land Management Plans for Angeles, Cleveland, Los Padres and San Bernadino National Forests

Compact Disk, May 2004

The Keith Companies

Urban Water Management Plan 2003

Tejon-Castac Water District, September 2003.