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California Printed Sources – H

“Hand-book and Directory of Alameda County...” compiled and published by L.L. Paulson, San Francisco, Francis & Valentine, 1876, 184 pp. (from California State Library search)

Hand-book and Directory of Napa, Lake, Sonoma and Mendocino Counties, including a map of each county, by L. L. Paulson, San Francisco: L. L. Paulson, 1874, 296 pp. (from California State Library search)

Hand-book and Directory of San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Ventura, Kern, San Bernardino, Los Angeles and San Diego Counties, by Luther L. Paulson, San Francisco: compiled and published by L. L. Paulson, 1875. (from California State Library search)

Handbook and Directory of Santa Clara, San Benito, Santa Cruz, Monterey and San Mateo Counties, including a map of each county, by Luther L. Paulson, San Francisco: compiled and published by L. L. Paulson, 1875. (from California State Library search)

Handley Ranch Quarry Draft EIR, Monterey County, California, Planning and Building Inspection. (“Other title: Granite Construction Co., Handley Ranch Quarry.”) (from California State Library search)

“Harkerite and Associated Minerals in Marble and Skarn from Crestmore Quarry, Riverside County, California and Cascade Slide, Adirondack Mountains, New York,” by P. M. Adams, Canadian Minerologist 37(2), Apr 1999, pp. 277-296.

Harvest of the Sun: An Illustrated History of Riverside County, by James T. Brown. "Partners in progress," by Patricia Mastick Young, pictorial researh by Harry W. Lawton, foreword by Stephen A. Becker, editorial consultant, Thomas W. Patterson, produced in cooperation with the Riverside County Historical Commission and the Riverside County Board of Supervisors, Northridge, Calif.: Windsor Publications, 1985, 248 pp. (from California State Library search)

Headstones of the Gold Rush Era: Sculpting Masterpieces in Marble, by Leeanna M. Rossi, Golden Notes, vol. 43, no. 3, Fall 1997, Sacramento County Historical Society, Sacramento, California, 1997. (This book is available at the Old Sacramento City Cemetery.)

Heart of California: Sacramento County Then and Now, by Carl George Winter and J. Martin Weber. Illustrations by Margaret C. Winter, San Francisco: Fearon, 1959, 106 pp. (from California State Library search)

Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park, California Department of Parks and Recreation. (from California State Library search)

Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park, California Division of Beaches and Parks, Sacramento: 1956? (from California State Library search)

Here Today, San Francisco’s Architectural Heritage, sponsored by the Junior League of San Francisco. San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1969.

Hickman Family Papers and Business Records, 1849-1933. (“Summary: Business papers, clippings, correspondence, ephemera, estate papers, legal papers, maps, newspapers and poems, Louis M. Hickman Corporation administrative records, legal affairs, correspondence...Notes: The Hickman family had extensive land holdings in Stanislaus County.”) (from California State Library search)

Historic American Buildings Survey, Cambridge, England: Chadwyck-Healey, Teaneck, M. J.: Somerset House, 1980. 9” “Note: Photographs and written historical and descriptive data prepared by the Historic American Buildings Survey, Office of Archeology and Historic Preservation, National Park Service. Title from eye-readable microfiche caption. Reproduced from photographs located in the Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress. "Includes material received by the Library of Congress to the end of 1979.") (from MELVYL search)

Historic American Building Survey Inventory:  California, 1961-1974. ("Prepared by students in Art 188B at the University of California, Davis.") (from MELVYL search)

Historic Architecture of Sacramento Walking Tour: Alkali Flat Tour, Sacramento, Calif.: Sacramento Heritage (between 1890 and 1990), 10 pp. (from MELVYL search)

Historic Buildings of Rhyolite Tuff in the Mother Lode of California:  A Field Trip, by Mary R. Hill, 1955. (from MELVYL search)

Historic Churches of Sacramento County - Fair Oaks, Folsom, Galt, compiled by Lois A. Dove, Citrus Heights, Ca.: Root Cellar-Sacramento Genealogical Society, 1986. (from California State Library search)

Historic Houses of the Sacramento River Delta,  editor, Kathleen Mary Graham, associate editors, James A. Gualco, Janet Quesenberry; artist, Chris Spencer, Walnut Grove, Calif.: Sacramento River Delta Historical Society, 1984, 31 pp. (from MELVYL search)

Historic Kern County: An Illustrated History of Bakersfield and Kern County (California), by Chris Brewer, San Antonio, TX: Historical Publishing House, 2001, 160 pp. (from California State Library search)

Historic Landmarks of the City and County of Sacramento, Friends of the Sacramento City and County Museum, Sacramento, Calif.: the Friends and Pipper Parrish Printery, 1975, 48 pp. (from California State Library search)

Historic Names, Persons and Places in Santa Clara County, by Roscoe Wyatt, San Jose, Calif., published by the San Jose Chamber of Commerce for the California Pioneers of Santa Clara County, 1948, 42 pp. (from California State Library search)

Historic Names and Places in San Mateo County, by Roscoe D. Wyatt, Redwood City, Calif.: published by the San Mateo County Title Company for the San Mateo County Historical Association, 1947, 35 leaves. (from California State Library search)

Historic Resource Study, A Study of Mining in Death Valley National Monument, by Linda W. Greene and John A. Latschar, Denver, Colo.: Historic Preservation Branch, Pacific Northwest/Western Team, Denver Service Center, National Park Service, U. S. Department of the Interior, 1981, 2 vol. in 4. (from California State Library search)

Historic San Francisco:  A Concise History and Guide, by Rand Richards, San Francisco: Heritage House Publishers, 1991, 300 pp. ISBN 1879367009. (from California State Library search)

Historic Sites in San Bernardino County, by Arda M. Haenszel, San Bernardino County Museum Association, 1957, 36 pp. (from California State Library search)

Historic Spots in California, by M. B. Hoover, Stanford Press, 1937. (There have been several revisions since this first edition.)

Historic Spots in California, Valley and Sierran Counties, H. E. Rensch, E. G.Rensch, and M. B. Hoover, Stanford University Press, Palo Alto, California, 1933, 568 pp.

Historic Spots in Marin County, California, by George H. Harlan, El Marinero Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, Historic Spots Committee...in collaboration with the Marin County Historical Society, 1955. (from California State Library search)

Historic Structure Report, Tower House Historic District: Historical and Architectural Data Section, Whiskeytown National Recreation Area, California, by Anna Coxe Toogood and David G. Henderson, Denver, Colo.: Denver Service Center, National Park Service, U.S. Dept. of the Interior, 1973, 156 pp. (from California State Library search)

Historical Amador County Towns, by Lorinda and Waldo Barney, Sutter Creek, Calif., 1969, 40 pp. (from California State Library search)

Historical and Architectural Resources in Public Project No. 48: Grangeville Boulevard Reconstruction, by Ephraim K. Smith and William Patnaude, Fresno, CA: Environmental Science Associates, Inc., December 1979. (from California State Library search)

Historical and Biographical Record of Los Angeles and Vicinity: containing a history of the city from its earliest settlement as a Spanish pueblo to the closing year of the nineteenth century, by J.M. Guinn; also containing biographies of well-known citizens of the past and present, Chicago: Chapman Pub. Co., 1901, 940 pp. (from California State Library search)

Historical and Biographical Record of Southern California: Containing A History of Southern California from its Earliest Settlement to the Opening Year of the 20 th century; Also containing Biographies of Well-Known Citizens of the Past and Present, by J. M. Guinn, Chapman Publishing Company, 1902, 1997, 1295 pp.

Historical and Commemorative Signs, Plaques, Markers, and Monuments in Shasta County, California, by Gilbert W. Davies and Florice M. Frank, Hat Creek, CA: HiStory Ink Books, 1996, 1 vol. (from California State Library search)

Historical and Commemorative Signs, Plaques and Monuments in Siskiyou County,California, by Gilbert W. Davies and Florice M. Frank, Hat Creek, CA: HiStory Ink Books, 1994, 126 pp. (from California State Library search)

Historical and Descriptive Sketch Book of Napa, Sonoma, Lake, and Mendocino : comprising sketches of their topography, productions, history, scenery, and peculiar attractions, by C.A. Menefee, Napa City: Reporter Pub. House, 1873, 356 pp. (from California State Library search)

Historical and Descriptive Sketch of Sonoma County, California, by Robert A. Thompson, Philadelphia: L. H. Everts & Co., 1877, 104 pp. (from California State Library search)

Historical Atlas Map of Santa Clara County, California, compiled, drawn and published from personal examinations and surveys by Thompson & West, Oakland, Calif.: Thompson & West, 1876, 110 pp. (from California State Library search)

Historical Atlas Map of Santa Clara County, California: Compiled, Drawn and Published from Personal Examinations and Surveys, Thompson & West, San Jose, CA: Smith & McKay Printing, 1973, 110 pp. (from California State Library search)

Historical Atlas Map of Solano County, California, compiled and published from personal examinations and surveys by Thompson & West, San Francisco: Thompson & West, 1878, 68 pp. (from California State Library search)

Historical Atlas Map of Sonoma County, California, Oakland, Cala.: Thompson & West, 1877. (from MELVYL search)

Historical Atlas of California, by Warren A. Beck and Ynez D. Haase, Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press, 1974.

Historical Background Report on the Limestone Quarries Operated by Blue Mountain Minerals, Tuolumne County (California), by Carlo de Ferrari, August 1997.

Historical Buildings of Sonoma County: A Pictorial Story of Yesterday's Rural Structures, by Jack Withington, photography by Ron Parenti, 3rd Wing Press, 166 pp.

Historical Description of Modoc County and Northeastern California, Giving Its Industrial Resources, by C. C. Auble, Redding, Cal.: Free Press Pub. Co., 1900, 32 pp. (from California State Library search)

Historical Directory of Santa Clara County Newspapers, 1850-1972, by Jean French Wheeler, San Jose, Calif.: Sourisseau Academy for California State and Local History, 1973, 37 pp. (from California State Library search)

Historical Footnotes of Santa Clara Valley, by Jack Douglas, San Jose, Calif.: San Jose Historical Museum Association, 1993, 150 pp. (from California State Library search)

A Historical Geography of Alpine County, California and the “Alpine-Nevada Alliance," by Elizabeth Ann Howatt, Berkeley, University of California, Berkeley, 1968. (from California State Library search)

Historical Landmarks of San Bernardino County, Redlands, Calif.: San Bernardino Museum, 1980, 86 pp. (from California State Library search)

Historical Landmarks of San Diego County, by James Mills, San Diego: San Diego Historical Society, 1959, 27 pp. (from California State Library search)

Historical Overview of the Western Tehama County Foothills, by D. (Dottie) Smith, Redding, Calif.: Bureau of Land Management, Redding Resource Area, 1997, 74 pp. (from California State Library search)

The Historical Perspective Supplement for the Pleasant Valley - Oak Hill - Sly Park AreaPlan and Environmental Impact Report: Our Historical Resources,... a catalog of our historical sites, ruins, structures, roads, bridges, railroad, traction machine, cableway, miners' ditches, pioneers and the folk names of topographical features, creeks and rivers, Placerville, Calif.: El Dorado County, Community Development Department, Parks and Recreation Division, 1988, 640 pp. (“Notes: "Researched and compiled 1975-1988 by George Wilkes Peabody.") (from California State Library search)

Historical Portraits of Riverside County, by William David Puntney and John R. Brumgardt, Riverside, Calif.: Historical Commission Press, 1977, 64 pp. (from California State Library search)

Historical Record and Souvenir, Los Angeles: Times-Mirrow Press, 1923, 283 pp. (from California State Library search)

Historical Records Manual of Ventura County: An Inventory of the County Agency and Department Records Having Historical Value, prepared as a project of the Ventura County Historical Records Commission, Ventura, Calif.: The Commission, 1982, 213 pp. (from California State Library search)

Historical Site Markers Kern County, compiled by William G. Hample with photos by Robert E. Crabtree, Bakersfield, CA: Kern County Historical Society, 1991, 159 pp. (from California State Library search)

Historical Sites and Landmarks of Alameda County, California, by George Tays, Oakland, Calif.: United States Work Projects Administration (Calif.), 1938. (from California State Library search)

An Historical Sketch of Los Angeles County, California: from the Spanish occupancy, by the founding of the Mission San Gabriel Archangel, September 8, 1771, to July 4, 1876, by Benjamin Hayes and J. P. Widney, Los Angeles, Calif.: L. Lewin & Co., Los Angeles, Calif.: Mirror Print., Ruling and Binding House, 1876, 88 pp. (from California State Library search)

Historical Souvenir of El Dorado County, California: with illustrations and biographical sketches of its prominent men and pioneers, Oakland : Paolo Sioli, Publisher, 1883, 272 pp. (from California State Library search)

Historical Summaries of Buildings on Select List of Historical Buildings, Preservation Committee, American Institute of Architects, Orange County Chapter, Orange County, Calif.: 1963?, 59 leaves. (from California State Library search)

Historical Summit City: An 1860's Mining Center in Alpine County, California: A History of the Area and Its People, by Roy M. Acker, Los Angeles, CA: R. M. Acker, 1999, 48 pp. (from California State Library search)

The Historical Volume and Reference Works, Los Angeles County, by R. P. Studer editor-in-chief, Los Angeles: Historical Publishers, 1962-1965. (from California State Library search)

The Historical Volume and Reference Works: Orange County, by Thomas B. Talbrt, Mildred Yorba MacArthur, and Don C. Meadows, honorary editor-in-chief, Mildred Yorba MacArthur, Don C. Meadows, historians, Rita Ryan, copy editor, Whittier, Calif.: Historical Publishers, 1963-1964, 3 v.

History and Biographical Record of Monterey and San Benito Counties and History of the State of California: containing biographies of well-known citizens of the past and present. State history, by J. M. Guinn, Jacob R. Leese, George H. Tinkham, Los Angeles: Historic Record Co., 1910, 2 v. (from California State Library search)

History and Business Directory of Humboldt County: descriptive of the natural resources, delightful climate, picturesque scenery, beautiful homes, Eureka, Calif.?: L. E. Hamm, (Eureka, Calif.: Daily Humboldt Standard), 1890, 224 pp. (from California State Library search)

The History and Business Directory of Shasta County: comprising an accurate historical sketch of the county from its earliest settlement to the present time, a full general directory of the county, history of fraternal societies, sketches of the principal points of interest to the tourist, table of distances, etc., etc., carefully compiled by B.F. Frank and H.W. Chappell, Redding, Calif.: Redding Independent Book and Job Print. House, 1881, 180 pp. (from California State Library search)

History and Reminiscences, Los Angeles City and County, California, compiled by William A. Spalding, Los Angeles: J. R. Finnell & Sons Pub. Co., 1931, 3 v. (from California State Library search)

History Comes Alive: Catalog of Oral History Holdings in San Luis Obispo County, compiled by Betsy Bertrando, Virginia Culbert, Debra Hansen, and Margaret Price, San Luis Obispo, Calif.: San Luis Obispo County Oranl History Organization, 1980, 55 pp. (from California State Library search)

History, Del Norte County, California: with a business directory and traveler's guide, by A. J. Bledsoe, Eureka, Calif.: 1971. (from California State Library search)

History of Alameda County, California, by Frank Clinton Merritt, Chicago, Ill.: S. J. Clarke Pub. Co., 1928, 2 v.

History of Alameda County, California, Including its geology, topography, soil, and productions, together with a full and particular record of the Spanish grants. The early history and settlement, compiled from the most authentic sources, the names of original Spanish and American pioneers, a full political history, comprising a tabular statement of officers of the county since its formation. Separate histories of each of the townships, showing their advancement and progress, also incidents of pioneer life, the raising of the Bear Flag, and biographical sketches of early and prominent citizens and representative men, and of its cities, towns, churches, schools, secret societies, by J. P. Munro-Fraser, Oakland, CA: M. W. Wood, 1883, 1001 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Alameda County, California: including its geology, topography, soil, and productions; together with a full and particular record of the Spanish grants, by J. P. Munro-Fraser, Oakland, Calif.: Holmes Book Co., 1969, 1001 pp. (“Notes: “Reprint. Originally published: Oakland: M.W. Wood, 1883.”) (from California State Library search)

History of Amador County, California: with illustrations and biographical sketches of its prominent men and pioneers, by Jesse D. Mason, Jackson, Calif.: Cenotto Publications, 1994, 344 pp. ISBN: 0938121073 (“Notes: Reprint. Originally published: Thompson & West: Oakland, Calif., 1881.”) (from California State Library search)

A History of American Mining, by Thomas A. Rickard, McGraw-Hill Book Co., Inc., New York and London, 1932, 419 pp.

A History of Berkeley, by George A. Pettitt, Calif.: Alameda County Historical Society, 1977? 74 pp. (from California State Library search)

A History of Berkeley, edited by H. R. Rensch, Oakland, Alameda County Historical Society, 1976. (“Notes: Written under the auspices of Works Progress Admnistration, for State of California, Dept. of Natural Resources, Division of Parks.”) (from California State Library search)

History of Butte County, California, From the earliest to the present date, by Harry Laurenz Wells, San Francisco, Calif.: H. L. Wells, 1882, 354 pp

History of Butte County, California: with biographical sketches of the leading men and women of the county who have been identified with its growth and development from the early days to the present, by George C. Mansfield, Chico, CA: Association for Northern California Records and Research, 1996, 2 vol., 1331 pp. (“Notes: Reprint. Origfinall published: Los Angeles, Calif.: Historic Record Company, 1918.”) (from California State Library search)

A History of Butte County: A Source Book for Teachers, by Joseph F. McGie, Oroville, Calif.: Butte County Office of Education, 1958, 333 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of California, Hubert H. Bancroft, A. L. Bancroft and Co. and The History co., 7 vols., San Francisco, 1884-1890.

History of California, Vol. 4, edited by Zoeth S. Eldredge, New York: The Century History Company, 1915.

A History of California and An Extended History of Los Angeles and Environs, by J. M. Guinn, Los Angeles, Cal.: Historic Record Company, 1915, 3 vol. (from California State Library search)

History of California Mining Districts, Columbia Series, edited by H.R. Rensch. (“Notes: Written under the auspices of Works Progress Administration, for State of California, Department of Natural Resources, Division of Parks.” Subject headings: Columbia, California; Tuolumne County, California; Calaveras County, California; and Miwok Indians.) (from California State Library search)

A History of California: The American Period, by Robert G. Cleland, The MacMillan Co., New York, 1922, 512 pp.

A History of Chinese Labor in San Luis Obispo County and A Comparison of Chinese Relations in This County with The Anti-Chinese Movement in California, 1869-1894, by Patricia Mary Ochs, San Luis Obispo, 1966. (from California State Library search)

History of Colusa and Glenn Counties California: with biographicl sketches of the leading men and women of the counties who have been identified with their growth and development from the early days to the present, by Charles Davis McComish and Mrs. Rebecca T. Lambert, Los Angeles: Historic Record Company, 1918, 1074 pp. (from California State Library search)

The History of Colusa County, California, and General History of the State, Sacramento: Reproduced for E. Eubank by the Sacramento Lithograph Co., 1950, 196 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Concord (California), by Leonore (Galindo) Fink and Ruth Galindo. (from California State Library search)

The History of Contra Costa County, California, edited by F.J. Hulaniski, Berkeley, Calif.: Elms Pub. Co., 1917 (San Francisco: printed by Taylor & Taylor), 635 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Contra Costa County from the Early Days to (1926), History Record Company, Los Angeles, California, 1926, 1102 pp.

History of Contra Costa County, by Mac Fisher Purcell, Berkeley, California: The Gillick Press, 1940, 742 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Contra Costa County, with biographical sketches, W. A. Slocum & Co., San Francisco, California, 1882.

History of Contra Costa County, California, originally published in 1882 by W.A. Slocum & Co., San Francisco, Oakland, Calif.: Brooks-Sterling Co., 1974, 710 pp. (from California State Library search)

A History of Convict Labor in California, by Ward M. McAfee, in Southern California Quarterly, Spring 1990, 21 pp. (Includes a photograph of the Folsom Central Rock Quarry, ca 1895, from Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.)

History of El Dorado County, by Paolo Sioli, (1883), reprinted and indexed by the Friends of the Library of El Dorado County (1998).

History of Folsom Prison 1878-1978, by Michael D. Brown, Folsom Prison, Folsom Graphic Arts, 1978.

“History of Former World’s Fairs or International Expositions, Compiled from Various Sources,” in the Fifth Annual Report of the State Mineralogist for the Year Ending May 1885, California State Mining Bureau, Sacramento:  1885, pp. 13-50.  (This book is available on Google Books – Full View Books.)

History of Fresno County and the San Joaquin Valley: narrative and biographical, by Lilbourne Alsip Winchell, under the editorial supervision of Ben R. Walker, Fresno, Calif.: A. H. Cawston, 1933, 323 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Fresno County, California: with illustrations, descriptive of its scenery, farms, residences, public buildings...from original drawings, with biographical sketches, San Francisco, Calif.: W. W. Elliott & Co., 1882, 246 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Fresno County, California: with biographical sketches of the leading men and women of the county who have been identified with its growth and development from the early days to the present, by Paul E. Vandor, Los Angeles, Calif.: Historic Record Co., 1919, 2 vol. (from California State Library search)

History of Fresno County, California: with illustrations descriptive of its scenery, farms, residences, public buildings, factories, hotels, business houses, schools, churches, and mines, from original drawings, with biographical sketches, Fresno, Calif.: Valley Publishers, 1973, 246 pp. (“Notes: Reprint. Originally published: San Francisco, Calif.: W. W. Elliott & Co.”) (from California State Library search)

History of Glenn County (California), by Rebecca T. Lambert, Los Angeles, Calif.: Historic Record Company, 1918, 252 pp. (Notes: “Facsimile reproduction of a chapter in History of Colusa and Glenn Counties, California, 1918.) (from California State Library search)

History of Humboldt County, California, San Francisco: W.W. Elliott & Co., 1882, 218 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Humboldt County, California: with biographical sketches of the leading men and women of the county who have been identified with its growth and development from the early days to the present, by Leigh H. Irvine, Los Angeles, Calif.: Historic Record Co., 1915, 1290 pp. (from California State Library search)

The History of Imperial County, California, edited by F.C. Farr, Berkeley, Calif.: Elms and Franks, printed by Taylor & Taylor, 1918, 526 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Kern County, California: with illustrations, descriptive of its scenery, farms, residences, public buildings, factories, hotels, business houses, schools, churches and mines, from original drawings, with biographical sketches, San Francisco, Cal.: W.W. Elliott & Co., 1883, 226 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Kern County, California: With illustrations, descriptive of its scenery, farms, residences, public buildings, factories, hotels, business houses, schools, churches, and mines, from original drawings, with biographical sketches, Exeter, CA: Bear State Books, 2003, 222 pp. (“Notes: Reprint. Originally published: San Francisco, Calif.: W.W. Elliott, 1883.”) (from California State Library search)

History of Kern County, California: with biographical sketches of the leading men and women of the county who have been identified with its growth and development from the early days to the present, by Wallace M. Morgan, Los Angeles, Calif.: Historic Record Co., 1914, 1556 pp. (from California State Library search)

A History of Kern County Land Company, by Norman Berg, Bakersfield, Calif.: Kern County Historical Society, Kern County Museum, 1971, 50 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Kings County, by Robert R. Brown, J. E. Richmond, supervising editor, Hanford, California: A. H. Cawston, 1940, 385 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Long Beach and Vicinity ( California), by Walter H. Case, with history by Jane E. Harnett, S. J. Clarke & Co., 1927. (Vol. I, History and Vol. II, Biography)

History of Los Angeles County, California: with illustrations descriptive of its scenery, residences, fine blocks and manufactories, J. Albert Wilson, Oakland, Calif.: Thompson & West, 1880, 192 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Los Angeles County, John Steven McGroarty, editor, asisted by a board of advisory editors, with selected biography of actors and witnesses in the period of the county's greatest growth and achievement, Chicago: American Historical Society, 1923, 3 vols. (from California State Library search)

History of Marin County, California: Including its geography, geology, topography and climatography, together with a full and particular record of the Mexican grants, its early history and settlement, compiled from the most authentic sources, names of original Spanish and American pioneers.  A full record of its organization, a complete political history, including a tabular statement of office-holders since the formation of the county, separate histories of Bolinas, Nicasio, Novato, Point Reyes, San Antonio, San Rafael, Saucelito [sic], and Tomales Townships. Incidents of pioneer life, and biographical sketches of its early and prominent settlers and representative men, also an historical sketch of the state of California, in which is embodied the raising of the bear flag, San Francisco, Calif.; Alley, Bowen & Co., 1880, 546 pp.

History of Marin County, California: including its geography, geology, topography and climatography, J. P. Munro-Fraser, republished by Charmaine Burdell, Petaluma, Calif.: C. B. Veronda, 1972, 615 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Mendocino County, California: Comprising its geography, geology, topography, climatography, springs and timber.  Also, extended sketches of its mills and milling, mines and mining interests, together with a full and particular record of the Mexican grants, early history and settlement, compiled from the most authentic sources, names of original Spanish and American pioneers, a full record of its organization, a complete political history, including a tabular statement of office-holders since the formation of the county, San Francisco, Calif.; 180, Alley, Bowen & Co., 1880, 737 pp.

A History of Mendocino County, by Aurelius O. Carpenter, Mendocino, Calif: Pacific Rim Research, 1977, 144 pp. (“Notes: Originally published by Historic Record Co., Los Angeles, Calif., 1914.”)

History of Mendocino County, California, comprising its geography, geology, topography, climatography, springs and timber, Fort Brag, Calif.?: Mendocino County Historical Society, 1967. (from California State Library search)

History of Merced County, California, With a biographical review of the leading men and women of the county who have been identified with its growth and development from the early days to the present, by John Outcalt, Los Angeles, Calif., 1925, 913 pp.

History of Merced County, California, edited by J. Carlyle Parker, Turlock, Calif.: Library, California State College, Stanislaus, 1974. (from California State Library search)

History of Merced County: narrative and biographical, by Corwin Radcliffe, Merced, Calif.: A. H. Cawston, 1940, 414 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Mining and Milling Methods in California, reprinted from Ca. A. Logan, in Jenkins, 1948, pp. 31-34, California Geology, vol. 34, no. 9, 1981, pp. 193-196.

History of Modoc County, by Fred S. Cook, Volcano, Calif., California Traveler, 1970, 108 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Monrovia (Los Angeles County, California), by John L. Wiley, 1927, 291 pp.

History of Monterey County, California: with illustrations descriptive of its scenery, farms, residences, public buildings...with biographical sketches of prominent citizens, San Francisco: Elliott & Moore, 1881, 188 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Monterey and Santa Cruz Counties, California: cradle of California's history and romance: dating from the planting of the cross of Christendom upon the shores of Monterey Bay by Fr. Junipero Serra, and those intrepid adventurers who accompanied him, down to the present day, by Rolin G. Watkins, Chicago: S. J. Clarke Pub. Co., 1925, 2 vols. (from California State Library search)

History of Napa and Lake Counties, California: Comprising their geography, geology, topography, climatography, springs and timber, also, extended sketches of their milling, mining, pisciculture and wine interests. Together with a full and particular record of the Mexican grants, early history and settlement, compiled from the most authentic sources, names of original Spanish and American pioneers, a full record of their organization and segregation, a complete political history, including a tabular statement of office-holders since the organization of the counties. Also, separate histories of all the townships in both counties, including towns, churches, societies, etc., incidents of pioneer life, and biographical sketches of early settlers and representative men, San Francisco, Calif.: Slocum, Bowen & Co., 1881, 1036 pp.

History of Napa County: comprising an account of its...topography, geology...early settlements...the Indians; the discovery of gold and other minerals...history of its cities and towns...biography of its pioneers and principal inhabitants, Oakland, Calif.: Enquirer Print, 1901, 372 pp. (from California State Library search)

A History of Nevada County Post Offices, 1850-1994, by Michel Janicot, Nevada City, Calif.: Nevada County Historical Society, 1994, 56 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Northern California, Chicago: Lewis Publishing Company, 1891.

History of Orange County California, by Mrs. J. E. Pleasants, Los Angeles: J. R. Finnell, 1931, 3 vols. (from California State Library search)

History of Orange County, California: with biographical sketches of the leading men and women of the county, who have been identified with the growth and development from the early days to the present time, by Samuel B. Armor, Los Angeles, Calif.: Historic Record Co., 1911, 705 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Orange County, California: with biographical sketches of the leading men and women of the county who have been identified with its growth and development from the early days to the present, by Samuel Armor, Los Angeles, Calif.: Historic Record Co., 1921, 1660 pp. (from California State Library search)

A History of Paving Blocks Along San Francisco’s South Beach Waterfront, by Nancy Olmsted, Resource Consultants, San Francisco: San Francisco Redevelopment Agency, 1991, 41 pp. (Subjects covered in this book include: Basalt, Cobblestones, Sonoma County, history of quarries and quarrying)

History of Placer and Nevada Counties, California, with biographical sketches of the leading men and women of the counties who have been identified with their growth and development from the early days to present, by W.B. Lardner and M.J. Brock, Auburn, Calif.: Placer County Historical Society, 1990, 1255 pp. (“Notes: Reprint. Originally published: Los Angeles, Calif.: Historic Record Company, 1924.”) (from California State Library search)

History of Placer County, California: with illustrations and biographical sketches of its prominent men and pioneers, by Myron Angel, Oakland, Calif.: Thompson & West, 1882, 416 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Pomona Valley, California: with biographical sketches of the leading men and women of the valley who have been identified with its growth and development from the early days to the present, by Frank P. Brackett, Los Angeles, Calif.: Historic Record Co., 1920, 818 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Quarrying in California from the California Indians up to Present Time. Presentation for the International Stonework Symposium 2011 – January 13, 2011. (“History of Quarrying in California from the California Indians up to Present Time” brochure in PDF)

The History of Raymond,” by A. C. Shaw, article from the Raymond High School Tattler, March/April 1933. (Booklet printed by Karl H. Krohn, 1982.)

History of Riverside County, California: with biographical sketches of the leading men and women of the county who have been identified with its growth and development from the early days to the present, by Elmer Wallace Holmes and other well known writers, Los Angeles, Calif.: Historic Record Co., 1912, 783 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Riverside City and County, by John R. Gabbert, Phoenix (Ariz.), Riverside (Calif.): Record Publishing Company, 1935. (from California State Library search)

History of Sacramento County, California: with illustrations descriptive of its scenery, residences, public buildings, fine blocks, and manufactories, Oakland, Calif.: Thompson & West, 1880. (from California State Library search)

History of Sacramento County, California: with biographical sketches of the leading men and women of the county who have been identified with its growth and development from the early days to the present, by William L. Willis, Los Angeles, Cal.: Historic Record Co., 1913, 1056 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Sacramento County, California: with biographical sketches of the leading men and women of the county who have been identified with its growth and development from the early days to the present, edited by G. Walter Reed, Los Angeles, Calif.: Historic Record Co., 1923, 1004 pp.

History of Sacramento County, California: with illustractions descriptive of its scenery, residences, public buildings, fine blocks, and manufactories, edited by George F. Wright, Rocklin, CA: SharingHistory.com, 2003. (“Notes: Original (sic) published 1880.”)

History of Sacramento Valley, Vols. I, II, and III, by Major J. W. Woolridge, Pioneer Historical Publishing Company, 1931, 1997.

History of San Bernardino and Riverside Counties: with selected biography of actors and witnesses of the period of growth and achievement, by John Brown, Jr., editor for San Bernardino County and James Boyd, Madison, Wis.: Western Historical Association, 1922, 3 vols. (from California State Library search)

History of San Diego County, Carl H. Heilbron, San Diego: San Diego Press Club, 1936, 314 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of San Diego County, California: with illustrations, descriptive of its scenery, farms, residences, public buildings...from original drawings, with biographical sketches, by Warren Wilson, San Francisco: W. W. Elliott & Co., 1883, 204 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of San Joaquin County, California, With biographical sketches of the leading men and women of the county, who have been identified with its growth and development from the early days to the present time, by George H. Tinkham, Los Angeles, Calif.: Historic Record Co., 1923, 1627 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of San Jose and Surroundings with biographical sketches of early settlers, illustrated with map and engravings on stone, by Frederick Hall, San Francisco, A. L. Bancroft & Company, 1871.

History of San Joaquin County, California: with illustrations descriptive of its scenery, residences, public buildings, fine blocks and manufactories, from original sketches by artists of the finest ability, by F. T. Gilbert, Oakland, Calif.: Thompson & West, 1879, 142 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of San Luis Obispo County and Environs, California: with biographical sketches of the leading men and women of the county and environs who have been identified with the growth and development of the section from the early days to the present, by Annie L. Morrison and John H. Haydon, Los Angeles, Calif.: Historic Record Co., 1917, 1038 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of San Luis Obispo County, California: with illustrations and biographical sketches of its prominent men and pioneers, by Myron Angel, Oakland, Calif.: Thompson & West, 1883, 391 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of San Mateo County, by Arthur H. Cawston, San Mateo, Calif.: The San Mateo Times, 1938, 425 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of San Mateo County, by Roy W. Cloud, compiled by Theodore (Ted) Cole, San Mateo, CA: San Mateo County Genealogical Society, 1989, 2 vols. (from California State Library search)

History of San Mateo County, California, by Roy W. Cloud: Chicago, Illinois: S. J. Clarke Pub. Co., 1928, 2 vols. (from California State Library search)

History of San Mateo County: from the earliest times, with a description of its resources and advantages, and the biographies of its representative men, compiled and written by Philip W. Alexander and Charles P. Hamm, Burlingame, Calif.: Press of Burlingame Pub. Co., 1916, 204 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of San Mateo County, California, including its geography, topography, geology, climatography and description, together with an historical sketch of California, a record of Mexican grants, San Francisco, Calif.: B. F. Alley, 1883, 322 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Santa Barbara County, California: with illustrations and biographical sketches of its prominent men and pioneers, by Jesse D. Mason, Oakland, Calif.: Thompson & West, 1883, 477 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Santa Barbara County, California: from its earliest settlement to the present time, by Michael James Phillips, Chicago: S. J. Clarke Pub. Co., 1927, 2 vols. (from California State Library search)

History of Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo and Ventura Counties, California, by Charles M. Gidney and Benjamin Brooks, Chicago, Illinois: The Lewis Publishing Company, 1917, 2 vols. (from California State Library search)

History of Santa Clara County, by Eugene T. Sawyer, Los Angeles, Historic Record Company, 1922, 1692 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Santa Clara County, California: including its geography, geology, topography, climatography and description : together with a record of the Mexican grants, its mines and natural springs, the early history and settlements, compiled from the most authentic sources, the names of original Spanish and American pioneers, full legislative history of the county, separate histories of each township, showing the advance in population and agriculture : also, incidents of public life, the Mexican War, and biographical sketches of early and prominent settlers and representative men, and of its cities, towns, churches, colleges, secret societies..., San Francisco: Alley, Bowen & Co., 1881; Oakland, Calif.: Pacific Press, Printers, 798 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Santa Cruz, by Margaret Koch, Santa Cruz: Heritage Days Committee of the Greater Santa Cruz Chamber of Commerce, 1964. (from California State Library search)

History of Santa Cruz County, California, by E.S. Harrison, McKean & Ort, San Francisco, Calif.: printed for the author by Pacific Press Pub. Co., 1892, 379 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Santa Cruz County, California, with biographical sketches of the leading men and women of the country..., by Edward Martin, Los Angeles, Calif.: Historic Record Company, 1911. (from California State Library search)

History of Siskiyou County, California: illustrated with views of residences, business buildings and natural scenery, and containing portraits and biographies of its leading citizens and pioneers, by Harry L. Wells, Oakland, Calif.: D. J. Stewart & Co., 1881, 218 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Solano and Napa County (California), Vol. II, S. J. Clarke Co., 1926, 495 pp.

History of Solano County: Comprising an account of its geographical position, the origin of its name, topography, geology, and springs, its organization, township system, early settlement, with descriptions of scenes as viewed by the pioneers, the first American argonauts of California, the bear flag, the discovery of gold, the progress of population and agriculture, the Mexican grants, the principal murders, incidents of settlement, elections, and table of county officers, and histories of its cities, towns, villages churches, schools, secret societies, by J. P. Munro-Fraser, San Francisco, Calif.: Wood, Alley & Co., 1879, 503 pp.  

History of Solano County: comprising an account of its geographical position...and histories of its cities, towns, villages, churches, schools...biography of its early settlers and principal inhabitants. preface by Mary Higham and Index prepared by Solano County Genealogical Society, Fairfield, CA: J. Stevenson, 1994, 566 pp. (“Notes: Reprint. Originally published: San Francisco, Calif.: Wood, Alley & Co., 1879”) (from California State Library search)

History of Solano County, California, by Marguerite Hunt; and, Napa County, California, by Harry Lawrence Gunn. From their earliest settlement to the present time, Chicago: S. J. Clarke Pub. Co., 1926, 2 vols. (“Other Title: History of Solano and Napa Counties, California”)   (from California State Library search)

History of Solano and Napa Counties, California, by Tom Gregory, With biographical sketches of the leading men and women of the counties, who have been identified with its growth and development from the early days to the present time, by Tom Gregory, Los Angeles, Calif.: Historic Record Co., 1912, 1058 pp.

History of Sonoma County, California: with illustrations descriptive of its scenery, residences, public buildings, fine blocks and manufactories, Oakland, Calif.: Thompson & West, 1879, 127 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Sonoma County (California) including its Geology, Topography, Mountains, Valleys and Streets, together with a Full and Particular Record of the Spanish Grants, its Early History and Settlements. Separate Histories of Each Township and Biographical Sketchs of Early and Prominent Settlers, Alley & Browne & Co., 1880, 709 pp.

History of Sonoma County, California, by Honoria Tuomey, Chicago: S. J. Clarke Pub. Co., 1926 (Vol. I, History, 784 pp., and Vol. II, Biography, 958 pp.)

History of Sonoma County, California: its people and its resources, edited by Ernest Latimer Finley; Frank L. Perkins, research director; Harold M. Meier, associate director; Harry B. Schultz, managing director, Golden Gate Bridge edition, Santa Rosa, Calif.: Press Democrat Pub. Co., 1937.

History of Sonoma County, California: with biographical sketches of the leading men and women of the county, who have been identified with its growth and development from the early days to the present time, by Tom Gregory, Los Angeles, Calif.: Historic Record Co., 1911, 1112 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Stanislaus County, California: with biographical sketches of the leading men and women of the county who have been identified with its growth and development from the early days to the present, by George H. Tinkham, Los Angeles, Calif.: Historic Record Co., 1921, 1498 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Stanislaus County, California: with illustrations descriptive of its scenery, farms, residences, public buildings, factories, hotels, business houses, schools, churches and mines. From original drawings by artists of the highest ability. With biographical sketches of prominent citizens, San Francisco, Calif.: Elliott & Moore, 1881, 254 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Stanislaus County, California: with illustrations descriptive of its scenery, farms, residences, public buildings...churches, and mines. From original drawings by artists of the highest ability. With biographical sketches of prominent citizens, Mt. Vernon, IN.: Windmill Publications, 1990, 254 pp. (“Notes: Reprint. Originally published: San Francisco: Elliott & Moore, 1881.”) (from California State Library search)

History of Stanislaus County, California Index: San Francisco, Elliott & Moore, 1881, edited by J. Carlyle Parker, Turlock, Calif.: Stanislaus State College Library, 1970. (from California State Library search)

A History of Stockton from Its Organization Up To The Present Time, Including A Sketch of San Joaquin County: comprising a history of the government, politics, state of society, religion, fire department, commerce, secret societies, art, science, manufactures, agriculture [etc.] within the past thirty years, by George H. Tinkham, San Francisco: W. M. Hinton & Co., printers, 1880, 391 pp. (from California State Library search)

A History of the Counties of Fresno, Tulare, and Kern, California. Containing a history of this important section of the Pacific Coast from the earliest period of its occupancy to the present time, Chicago: Lewis Pub. Co., Reprinted by the California Traveler, 1974, 277pp. (“Other Title: History of Central California.") (from California State Library search)

A History of the Indian People of Mariposa County (California), by Craig Bates, Berkeley, CA: California Indian Library Collections, 1994, 33 leaves. (from California State Library search)

A History of the Lower American River, original edition edited by Lucinda Woodward and Jesse M. Smith; rev. and updated for the American River Natural History Association by William C. Dillinger. 1991 edition: Sacramento, CA: Sacramento History Center, 1991, 163 pp. (“Notes: First published in 1977 under title: History...Lower American River.”) (from California State Library search)

The History of the Rockland Lime and Lumber Company: 1887-1890: Limekiln State Park, Monterey County, California, by Robert W. Piwarzyk and David R. Koch, 2002. (from MELVYL search; available at the University of California, Santa Barbara Special Collections)

History of the State of California & Biographical Record of Coast Counties: Historical Record of the State’s Marvelous Growth from its Earliest Settlement to the Present Time (1904), by Prof. J. M. Gunn, Chapman Publishing Co., 1904, 1997, 1418 pp.

History of the State of California and Biographical Record of Oakland and Environs: also containing biographies of well-known citizens of the past and present, by J. M. Guinn, Los Angeles: Historic Record Co., 1907, 2 vols. (from California State Library search)

History of the State of California and Biographical Record of San Joaquin County: containing biographies of well-known citizens of the past and present, State history by J. M. Guinn and history of San Joaquin County by George H. Tinkham, Los Angeles: Historic Records Co., 1909, 2 vol. (from California State Library search) (The index is available on Steve Williams' California Pioneer Project web site.)

History of the State of California and Biographical Record of Santa Cruz, San Benito, Monterey and San Luis Obispo Counties. An historical story of the state's marvelous growth from its earliest settlement to the present time, by Prof. J. M. Guinn, Chicago: Chapman Publishing Co., 1903, 742 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Tulare and Kings Counties, California: with biographical sketches of the leading men and women of the counties who have been identified with their growth and development from the early days to the present, by Eugene L. Menefee and Fred A. Dodge, Los Angeles, Calif.: Historic Record Co., 1913, 890 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Tulare County, California, by Kathleen Edwards Small, Exeter, CA: Bear State Books, 2001, 518 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Tulare County, California: with illustrations, descriptive of its scenery, farms, residences, public buildings, factories, hotels, business houses, schools, churches, and mines, from original drawings, with biographical sketches, Fresno, Calif.: History Books, 1975, 243 pp. (“Notes: Reprint. Originally published: San Francisco: W. W. Elliott Co., 1883.”) (from California State Library search)

A History of Tuolumne County, California, compiled from the most authentic records, San Francisco: B. F. Alley, 1882, 48 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Ventura County, California, by Sol. N. Sheridan, Chicago: The S. J. Clarke Publishing Co., 1926, 2 vol. (from California State Library search)

A History of Volcano, Amador County, From the Gold Rush to the Seventies, by Stuart C. Lane, Sacramento State College (California), 1959, 116 leaves. (from California State Library search)

History of Yolo County, (a teacher's guide), publisher Woodland, California (Office of), Superintendent of Schools, Yolo County, 1964, 77 pp. (Citation from the Woodland Public Library Online Catalog: "Based on A historical account of people, resources and points of interest in early Yolo County, for teacher use in enriching social studies, Vanna Mae Amos (thesis (M.A.), Sacramento State College.")

History of Yolo County (California), Its Resources and Its People, edited by Wm. O. Russell, 1940.

History of Yolo County ( California), With Biographical Sketches of the Leading Men and Women, by Tom Gregory, et al., Historic Record Co., 1913. (The index is available on Steve Williams' California Pioneer Project web site.)

History of Yuba and Sutter Counties, California: with biographical sketches of the leading men and women of the counties who have been identified with their growth and development from the early days to the present, by Peter J. Delay, Los Angeles, Calif.: Historic Record Co., 1924, 1328 pp. (from California State Library search)

History of Yuba County, California: with illustrations descriptive of its scenery, residences, public buildings, fine blocks and manufactories...., William H. Chamberlain, Oakland, Cal.: Thompson & West, 1879, 150 pp. (from California State Library search)

The History of Yuba County (California), Marysville, Calif.: Yolo County Historical Commission, 1976, 128 pp. (from California State Library search)

Hotels and the Evolution of Orange County California: The Land Boom Period 1870-1900 (manuscript), by Claudia C. Lowe, 1987, 92 pp. (from California State Library search)

The Humboldt Bay Region, 1850-1875: A Study in the American Colonization of California, by Owen C. Coy, Eureka, Calif.: Humboldt County Historical Society, 1982, 346 pp. (“Notes: Reprint. Originally published: Los Angeles: California State Historical Association, 1929.) (from California State Library search)

Humboldt County, California, Atlas, Robert D. Plank, Project Director, Eureka, Calif.?: Humboldt Conty, 1974, 103 pp. (from California State Library search)

Humboldt County, California: The land of unrivaled undeveloped natural resources on the westernmost rim of the American continent, photos by Bliler Studio, Freeman Art Co., Emma B. Freeman, Eureka: Charles W. Ward, distributed by the Ward-Perkins-Gill Co., 1915, 128 pp. (from California State Library search)

Humbolt County Mining and Mineral Production,” in California Journal of Mines and Geology, Vol. 21, No. 3, California Bureau of Mines and Geology.

Humboldt County Souvenir: Being a frank, fair, and accurate exposition, pictorially and otherwise, of the resources, industries and possibility of this magnificent section of California, 2 nd ed., Eureka, Cal.: Times Pub. Co., 1904, 210 pp. (“Notes: First edition published under title: Souvenir of Humboldt County.”) (from California State Library search)

Hydration of Lime, by N. V. S. Knibbs and E. G. S. Thyer, vol. 58, no. 6, June 1955, pp. 84, 88.

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