Cuyamacas: The Story of San Diego's High Country, 1772-2003

Cuyamacas: The Story of San Diego's High Country, 1772-2003

by Leland Fetzer

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780932653949
Publisher: Sunbelt Publications, Incorporated
Publication date: 01/15/2009
Pages: 354
Sales rank: 991,654
Product dimensions: 15.00(w) x 22.60(h) x 2.80(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments vii

Preface xi

Introduction xv

A Cuyamaca Chronology xxi

Part 1 The Land And Its First People 1

1 The Land 3

2 Cuyamaca Kumeyaay 16

Part 2 Between Discovery And Conquest, 1772-1846 25

3 Pedro Fages and Other Early Explorers in the Cuyamacas 27

4 Between Fages and Kearny, 1785-1846 36

Part 3 Grass, Gold, and Apples, 1846-1910 49

5 American Travelers 51

6 Early Settlers 63

7 Julian City and Banner City Are Born 75

8 Julian City and Banner City Hang Tough 87

9 The Cuyamaca Blossom 110

10 Cuyamaca Indian Villages and Reservations 135

11 T.S. Van Dyke's Great Cuyamaca Water Scheme 148

12 Guatay Becomes Descanso 165

Part 4 The Automobile Age, 1910-2003 183

13 The Cuyamacas Early in the Twentieth Century 185

14 Cuyamaca Rancho State Park 206

15 Cuyamaca North and Cuyamaca South 1910-1960 227

16 The 1960s and 1970s-Preserving the Landscape, Preserving the Past 250

17 Land Questions 267

18 Big Animals and Big Fires 287

19 Holocaust 301

Epilogue 309

Sources 313

Notes 323

Index 343

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