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A letter to the President about the title to Yerba-Buena Island

A letter to the President about the title to Yerba-Buena Island

bay of San Francisco, with an analysis of the report of the Senate Pacific Railroad Committee upon the same

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Published by M"Gill & Witherow, printers in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Congress. -- Senate. -- Committee on the Pacific Railroad,
  • Goat Island (San Francisco)

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesSelected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 36318
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination10, 4 p.
    Number of Pages10
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14431599M

    Five booklets, pamphlets or leaflets relating to Yerba Buena Island, also known as Goat Island, in San Francisco Bay (California - Yerba Buena Island) Scarce material relating to Yerba Buena Island: $ - $ THE NAVAL HISTORY OF TREASURE ISLAND U. S. NAVAL TRAINING AND DISTRIBUTION CENTER SAN FRANCISCO COMMODORE R. W. CARY, USN, COMMANDING Edited by U. Comdr. E. A. McDevitt, USNR TREASURE ISLAND, CALIFORNIA, COMMODORE R. W. GARY, USN F O R'E-W O R D Treasure and Yerba Buena Islands, connected by a causeway .

    Nurse, as a title for junior enlisted medical personnel, was replace by the title "bayman," one who manned the sick bay, in the early s. U.S. Navy Regulations of used the title officially, and it remained a valid for 22 more years. Charles Shaffer began a year career in Navy medicine in as a bayman. Topographical and street map of the western part of the city of San Francisco, with red indicating fire area. Annotations: “Area, approximately 4 square miles”; entire title reads: “Reproduction from the Official Map of San Francisco, Showing the District Swept by Fire of Ap 19, 20, ”.

    "The question that starts to the lips of ninety-nine readers v out of a hundred," says Arnold Bennett, in a review in the London New Age in , "even the best informed, will assuredly be: 'Who is Ambrose Bierce?' I scarcely know, but I will say that among what I may term 'underground reputations' that of Ambrose Bierce is perhaps the most striking example. The Deseret News was the first newspaper published in the Territory of Utah, with its first issue printed in June As an official organ of the Church, the News included Latter-day Saint–related stories, messages, and reports as well as other local and national news. At times the Deseret News was a weekly (–89) and a semiweekly (–), but by the time .


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Officially the island was Yerba Buena until aboutwhen, upon the authority of a decision of the U. Geographic Board, it. The Golden Gate International Exposition (GGIE) ( and ), held at San Francisco's Treasure Island, was a World's Fair celebrating, among other things, the city's two newly built bridges.

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McKay. Title to the Island of Yerba Buena, in the Harbor of San Francisco. A Brief (wrapper title) Hillyer, Curtis J. (California - Yerba Buena Island) Legal brief on title to Yerba Buena Island, S.F.

Bay: $ - $ 1,   Coast Guard officials said a ceremony will be held at 10 a.m. at 1 Yerba Buena Island in San Francisco. Capt. Marie Byrd will replace Capt. Tony Ceraolo during a change-of-command ceremony on. The public walk is just part of the party. Other bridge bash events - including a fireworks show, a concert on Treasure Island, and a bike race and mile run from Oakland City Hall to San.

The ancient and honorable Order of E Clampus Vitus in California was born of the gold rush in the Mother Lode, and later thrived in the silver mining camps of the Comstock Lode in Nevada. It was a fraternal society, in a world filled with hard-ship, separation and loneliness.

It was a benevolent society, to help those in need. In the Footsteps of Robert Moses. Roadtripping across the bridges, highways, and parks of America’s most controversial urban planner Everything else — my job title Author: Marcin Wichary. InAmerica was at war and students arriving at the University of California in the fall of that year found their campus transformed.

From the Center Street entrance, the view of the hills was now obscured by large new barracks and the dark smoke issuing from the powerhouse gave the place the look of a factory.

Everywhere young men wore the khaki uniforms of the various. Yes: This book I propose to write about Yerba Buena shall be filled with pages gathered together like randomly collected snapshots over a lifetime tossed into a shoebox.

Just maybe this approach will present, then, that part of Yerba Buena's story that goes beyond mere history, beyond mere documentation. The title page reads: "The Book Needed for the Times, Containing the Latest Well-authenticated Facts from the Gold Regions." Walton went on to caution his readers about the lure of California writing: "Our opinion is, that there is a great deal of knavery in getting up this gold fever.".

Word and Will of the Lord Wilford and Phebe Woodruff arrived at the Missouri River with their children in early July Unable to persuade his sister and brother-in-law to follow the apostles instead of James Strang, Wilford had left Nauvoo soon after the temple dedication with his parents and other Saints.

Finding aid to the California lettersheet collection, circa Kemble Spec Col based on Joseph Baird's California pictorial letter sheets, (San Francisco: David Magee, ).

Descriptive conventions have been adapted from the same book. looking toward Yerba Buena Island with ships in the bay in the background. The photo reproduction of the letter - ing on Yerba Buena Island was just like the card and sign of except that the fair was four days long instead of five.

Other poster-like promotional. cards were the cards with the date “blacked out” with gold ink and overprinted with the new dates in hard-to-see red. A Native American storyteller sits around a fire on the shoals of Yerba Buena Island sharing tales with a modern family.

A phoenix rises from the flames, representing San Francisco's rebirth from the earthquake, alongside buildings constructed for the Golden Gate International Exposition and anchors symbolizing the US Navy presence.

The Stockholders Conception of Bribery The Story of Yerba Buena Island Tramping in Marin County Miscellaneous papers - A. Graupner Discharge from training, ; certificate of election as delegate to the Republican Convention,etc.

Free to Read Articles from June Part 1. How to Stand the Hot Weather. Union League of America--Meeting of the Executive Committee. THE PACIFIC COAST.; Overland Remittances--A Railroad Suit--Assassination of an Ex-Member of Congress.

CHEAP TRANSPORTATION.; Special Meeting of the Members of the Produce Exchange--Address by Hon. Bodies have been found Sunday near the site where a helicopter crash killed Hilda Hernandez, 51, the sister of Honduran President Juan Orlando on .Treasure Island & Yerba Buena Island lie in this U.S. bay Her book "The Same River Twice: Honoring the Difficult" contains notes on filming "The Color Purple" This type of office area is the title of a William Holden-Barbara Stanwyck movie.

Perhaps trying to spell "Swiss cheese" inMarconi telegraphed the letter "S" via this code Islands lying within this California bay include Treasure Island & Yerba Buena where his son is now president.