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Hispanic American Historical Review (1968) 48 (3): 464–465.
Published: 01 August 1968
...Julian Nava The Decline of the Californios. A Social History of the Spanish-Speaking Californians, 1846-1890 . By Pitt Leonard . Berkeley , 1966 . University of California Press . Notes. Glossary. Bibliography. Index . Pp. x , 324 . $7.95 . Copyright 1968 by Duke University...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2009) 89 (3): 521–522.
Published: 01 August 2009
... origins recruited by the Spanish Crown to settle a military outpost came to reject their classification in the sistema de castas and forge a new group identity as Californios. Voss’s study of ethnogenesis on the frontier of the Spanish Empire is organized around four main themes: colonization...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1974) 54 (2): 355.
Published: 01 May 1974
... in California , an account written by a sympathetic Bostonian who “became a Californio by marriage and social involvement” and who was “an intimate and confidant of the leading dons.” Covering the years 1829 to 1842, Robinson’s Life in California can be divided about evenly into two parts—the first...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2001) 81 (1): 145–146.
Published: 01 February 2001
..., 1846–1888 (1999) and Leonard Pitt’s The Decline of the Californios: A Social History of the Spanish-Speaking Californians, 1846–1890 (1966), both of which explore the difficulties that confronted the Franciscan leaders of the Catholic Church in Alta California after the American conquest. Neri...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1997) 77 (2): 324.
Published: 01 May 1997
... that Bosenus’ work will focus on the 1840s and their aftermath. He goes beyond biography to show contending forces in California in all their complexity, with Californios (that is, Hispanic residents) on various sides as they tried to deal with Mexico’s weakness only two decades after its independence...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1988) 68 (3): 596–597.
Published: 01 August 1988
...) that served the purposes of the isolated, agrarian communities of Californios . This same system, which relied heavily on community sanction as well as law, failed to provide consistent, enforceable judgments expected by individualistic British and North Americans, many of whom had been propelled...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1976) 56 (2): 328–329.
Published: 01 May 1976
... by Commissioner Oliver Wozencraft. Complicating native problems was the Indians’ supposed loyalty to “untrustworthy Californios,” native sons who had shown signs of discontent with the new order. In short, author Phillips demonstrates clearly that as chiefs or challengers, as collaborators or as wards...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2006) 86 (4): 861–862.
Published: 01 November 2006
... century. Taylor mentions discriminatory mining laws and the plight of Californios who were dispossessed of their lands and their political power as examples of the early animosities developed against people of Mexican origin in California. Additionally, Taylor explores the barrioization , or process...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (2): 385–387.
Published: 01 May 2010
... (Cuba), Claude McKay (Jamaica), and W. E. B. DuBois (United States). With a North-South gaze, he transcends the limits of the nation and reveals his understanding of how the work of certain Cuban, Californio, Mexican, Jamaican, and U.S. writers exemplify the antiracist, anti-imperialist, local/global...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1997) 77 (1): 92–93.
Published: 01 February 1997
... by the experiences of crossing the border, working and traveling in the Southwest, and living in Los Angeles. Settlement patterns in the city demonstrate the influence of generational, gender, and class factors. As the Plaza area downtown was depopulated of Mexicans, the old Californios tended to escape to the West...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2012) 92 (2): 375–376.
Published: 01 May 2012
.... While Boessenecker is quick to admit that the Californio community in general suffered greatly at the hands of the Americans after the conquest, we learn little in this volume about the actual experiences of the many Hispanic communities in which Vásquez lived and traveled and where he was able...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2006) 86 (4): 864–865.
Published: 01 November 2006
... of elite Californios naively colluding with American newcomers and quickly losing their wealth and power, the author focuses instead on the prominent de la Guerra family of southern California and the endurance of their patriarchal political network into the 1870s. Benjamin Johnson’s essay serves...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (4): 709–711.
Published: 01 November 2010
..., to be sure, no Hispanic official could admit on the record the plain fact, implicit in many documents here, that unauthorized, clandestine trade between Californios and Russos was a mutually beneficial arrangement throughout this period. Mathes and the Fort Ross Interpretive Association...