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Book/Printed Material California notes.

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  • California notes.


  • Charles Beebe Turrill (1854-1927) was a California historian and promoter. California notes (1876) is a guide for travellers, offering details of the state's weather, geology, and vegetation as well as recommended travel routes, historical notes, business statistics, and sightseeing tips for visitors to San Francisco, Stockton, Calaveras County and its mammoth trees and caves, the gold mining district, and the Yosemite Valley.


  • Turrill, Charles B. (Charles Beebe), 1854-1927.

Created / Published

  • San Francisco, E. Bosqui & co., 1876.


  • -  California--Description and travel
  • -  Urbanization--California
  • -  Real estate development--California
  • -  Mines and mineral resources--California
  • -  Agriculture--California
  • -  Business--California


  • -  At head of title: First volume.
  • -  No more published.
  • -  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.


  • xi, 232 p. 1 illus. (map.) 15 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • F866 .T94

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • rc01000893

Rights Advisory

  • No known restrictions on publication.

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  • pdf
  • online text

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"California as I Saw It:" First-Person Narratives of California's Early Years, 1849-1900.

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Chicago citation style:

Turrill, Charles B. California Notes. San Francisco, E. Bosqui & co, 1876. Pdf.

APA citation style:

Turrill, C. B. (1876) California Notes. San Francisco, E. Bosqui & co. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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Turrill, Charles B. California Notes. San Francisco, E. Bosqui & co, 1876. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.