Successfully reported this slideshow.

California part1

553 views

Published on

Published in: Education, Travel, Business
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

California part1

  1. 1. CALIFORNIA California Part # 1 History 141 # 71154 By: B Lukas Instructor: Dr. M Arguello By Kevin Starr
  2. 2. Ch. 1 - Queen Califia’s Island -“ The Place and First People <ul><li>Queen Califia: Californian Authority Figure </li></ul><ul><li>Califia sailed to Constantinople to help with Siege of Constantinople. </li></ul><ul><li>Son of Amadias of Gaul or Esplandia, “Siege of Constantinople”. Some of Esplandia Allies were Californian – black Amazons. </li></ul><ul><li>1863 – “Edward Evelett Hale” a Boston Antiquarian who figured Califia was the name behind California </li></ul><ul><li>1533 – “Hernan Cortez landed on what thought to be an island in the Pacific. </li></ul><ul><li>1539 – It was a mistake and called it “ Antiqua or Old California. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Ch. 1 - Queen Califia’s Island -“ The Place and First People <ul><li>California is known as “Island on the Land” because of its border consisting of Mountains, Deserts, and Canyons . </li></ul><ul><li>1/3 of Native of Americans lived in California. </li></ul><ul><li>These Native included the Miwok, the Coast Miwok, the Costanoan, the Esselen, the Salinan, the Chumash, the Cabrielino, the Serrano, the Yokut, the Paiute, the Chuilla, and the Yuman. </li></ul><ul><li>California was really diverse with tribes, languages and no hierarchies . </li></ul><ul><li>Diversity created myths, totems, taboos and rituals. </li></ul><ul><li>Faced extinction with the new colonists. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Ch. 1 - Queen Califia’s Island -“ The Place and First People <ul><li>Californian is to be said the result of action between the North of American and Pacific Tectonic Plate and was detached from Southern Baja of California and floated up north. </li></ul><ul><li>Bay of San Diego, Monterey Bay, San Francisco Bay and Humboldt Bay formed 30,000 years ago from the collapse of mountains. </li></ul><ul><li>Mountain Whitney is the highest among 40 mountains. </li></ul><ul><li>California ranges from cold weather in the mountain to unbearably in the valleys with the seasons wet and dry. </li></ul><ul><li>San Andreas, Hayward, Garlock, San Jacinto, Nacimiento are fault lines to keep California active </li></ul>
  5. 5. Ch. 7 -Water Project - “Creating the Infrastructure of Mega State” <ul><li>The Mega State Of CALIFORNIA started with water because California had a lot desert and there was not much rain. </li></ul><ul><li>1890s-1930s 40 years of massive infrastructure growth </li></ul><ul><li>1890s: dams, aqueducts, reservoir, power plants, roadways, public building & station </li></ul><ul><li>2/3 of rain falls in northern third of state </li></ul><ul><li>Wm. Mullholland created 6 yr. Aqueduct Project </li></ul><ul><li>235 Miles of Canals, Conduits, and Tunnels </li></ul><ul><li>Michael O’Shauhnessy created 11 yr. plan </li></ul><ul><li>4 Dams, 5 Reservoirs, 100 Miles of Pipes, and 60 Tunnels </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>Ch. 7 – Los Angles – </li></ul><ul><li>First 3 decades of the 1900’s shown a big population growth to southern California Los Angles </li></ul><ul><li>LA aqueduct: 6 years, 235 miles = O’ Shaughnessy Dam </li></ul><ul><li>By 1930 Allowed LA to expand to 442.7 Square Milles, population 1,238,048 = 5 th Largest City </li></ul><ul><li>The first of majority of newcomers were from Midwest and European descent. </li></ul><ul><li>A huge increase population of Mexican Americans between 1920 and 1930 and now the leading Mexican Americans Community in the U.S. </li></ul><ul><li>The African American population started growing in 1926. </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>Ch. 7 – San Francisco – </li></ul><ul><li>Between 1906 and 1909 was rebuilding of San Francisco the whole city with architect from Paris. </li></ul><ul><li>The Golden Gate and Bay Bridge were built to connect San Francisco </li></ul><ul><li>The financing of Golden Gate by Bank of America & Security Pacific Bank. They helped raise the capital for public and private works, and agriculture. </li></ul><ul><li>San Francisco Mediterranean Revival Style </li></ul><ul><li>San Francisco Colleges & University are upgraded. </li></ul><ul><li>University Culture: University of California at Berkeley was developing into a Beaux Arts City of Learning. Stanford University opened its door in 1891 </li></ul><ul><li>Burnham Plan: City Beautiful Moment; San Francisco and San Diego </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>Ch. 8 – Making It Happened – </li></ul><ul><li>1930 – The Great Depression Happened – witness the continuing creation of a statewide infrastructure as the State and Federal Government sponsored ambitious programs of public work that completed California. The Golden Gate and Bay Bridge were built to connect San Francisco </li></ul><ul><li>The resulting social strife was compounded by structural instability of the agricultural workforce, a militant labor moment in San Francisco Bay area, a labor-resistant oligarchy , especially in California and the working people. </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>Ch. 8 – Making It Happened – </li></ul><ul><li>Worker Unions fight for better pay and more work hours. </li></ul><ul><li>Aug 13 1913 – Deadly riot in Yuba county for migrant workers. </li></ul><ul><li>July 22 1916 – a bomb went off on lower Market Street in San Francisco in the course of Preparedness day that readied Americans for war. </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>Ch. 8 – Making It Happened – </li></ul><ul><li>1887 - Burnette followers Alfred Furhman lead strike for Brewers. 200 Employees marched to headquarters and obtained a pay raise and the right to live outside the dorms. </li></ul><ul><li>1901 - General Strike resulted in formation of Union Labor Party in San Francisco and succeed to win election two mayors. </li></ul><ul><li>1927 – Mexican American field workers organized the Confederation of Mexican Workers that made up or 2,746 protestors. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Sources <ul><li>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ </li></ul><ul><li>Google Search Engine </li></ul>

×