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Title
À la California: sketch of life in the Golden state.
Summary
Albert S. Evans (1831-1872) was a New Hampshire-born California journalist, serving as correspondent for the New York Tribune and Chicago Tribune. Á la California (1873) is a volume of reminiscences and anecdotal history published after Evans's death at sea. He begins by taking his reader on a tour from the Sierra Morena through the San Andreas Valley, south to Pescadero and Santa Cruz, up the Napa Valley and Mount St. Helena. He offers several chapters on San Francisco, with special attention to the legends of the Barbary Coast and Chinatown and tales of miners in the Gold Rush.
Contributor Names
Evans, Albert S., 1831-1872.
Created / Published
San Francisco, A.L. Bancroft & Company, 1873.
Subject Headings
-  California--Description and travel
-  California--Social life and customs
-  Ethnic groups--California
-  Law--Political aspects--California
-  Mines and mineral resources--California
Notes
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
Medium
379 p. front., plates 22 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
F866 .E7
Library of Congress Control Number
rc01000852
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Albert S. Evans (1831-1872) was a New Hampshire-born California journalist, serving as correspondent for the New York Tribune and Chicago Tribune. Á la California (1873) is a volume of reminiscences and anecdotal history published after Evans's death at sea. He begins by taking his reader on a tour from the Sierra Morena through the San Andreas Valley, south to Pescadero and Santa Cruz, up the Napa Valley and Mount St. Helena. He offers several chapters on San Francisco, with special attention to the legends of the Barbary Coast and Chinatown and tales of miners in the Gold Rush.
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"California as I Saw It:" First-Person Narratives of California's Early Years, 1849-1900.

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Evans, Albert S. À la California: sketch of life in the Golden state. San Francisco, A.L. Bancroft & Company, 1873. Pdf. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/rc01000852/.

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Evans, A. S. (1873) À la California: sketch of life in the Golden state. San Francisco, A.L. Bancroft & Company. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/rc01000852/.

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Evans, Albert S. À la California: sketch of life in the Golden state. San Francisco, A.L. Bancroft & Company, 1873. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/rc01000852/>.