Book/Printed Material The Californians,

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Title
The Californians,
Summary
English writer Walter Mulrea Fisher (1849-1919) lived in California for four years in the 1870s. The Californians (1876) is his account of that stay, a gossipy social analysis of the people of California, with only a brief summary of California geography and climate and no itinerary of his travels. Thus there are separate chapters for early California settlers, Hispanic Californians, women and family life, Chinese immigrants, politicians, local authors and newspaper publishing, and religious life.
Contributor Names
Fisher, Walter M. (Walter Mulrea), 1849-1919.
Created / Published
London, Macmillan and co., 1876.
Subject Headings
-  California--Description and travel
-  California--Social life and customs
-  Ethnic groups--California
-  Women--California
-  Urbanization--California
-  Real estate development--California
-  Law--Political aspects--California
-  Religion and ethics--California
-  Business--California
Notes
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
Medium
x, 236 p. 20 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
F866 .F53
Digital Id
http://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.gdc/calbk.094
Library of Congress Control Number
rc01000855
Rights Advisory
No known restrictions on publication.
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English writer Walter Mulrea Fisher (1849-1919) lived in California for four years in the 1870s. The Californians (1876) is his account of that stay, a gossipy social analysis of the people of California, with only a brief summary of California geography and climate and no itinerary of his travels. Thus there are separate chapters for early California settlers, Hispanic Californians, women and family life, Chinese immigrants, politicians, local authors and newspaper publishing, and religious life.
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"California as I Saw It:" First-Person Narratives of California's Early Years, 1849-1900.

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Fisher, Walter M. The Californians. London, Macmillan and co, 1876. Pdf. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/rc01000855/.

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Fisher, W. M. (1876) The Californians. London, Macmillan and co. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/rc01000855/.

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Fisher, Walter M. The Californians. London, Macmillan and co, 1876. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/rc01000855/>.