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HISTORY OF

SAN BERNARDINO

AND

RIVERSIDE COUNTIES



JOHN BROWN, Jr.

Editor for San Bernardino County



JAMES BOYD

Editor for Riverside County



Selected Biography of Actors and Witnesses

of the Period of Growth

and Achievement



VOLUME I



THE WESTERN HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION
1922



THE LEWIS PUBLISHING COMPANY
Chicago, III.



1783744
CONTENTS



SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY
Introduction 1

CHAPTER I
The Era of the Spaniards 5

CHAPTER H
The Reign of the Mexicans 26

CHAPTER HI
During Mormon Occupation 37

CHAPTER IV
A Period of Arrested Development -. . . 50

CHAPTER V
A Decade of Progress 55

CHAPTER VI
Public Buildings and Institutions 60

CHAPTER VII
Agriculture and Horticulture 68

CHAPTER VIII
Irrigation 81

CHAPTER IX
Transportation 91

CHAPTER X
Mines and Mining 102



CONTEXTS
tTIAl'TKR .\[



112



CHAPTER Xll
The Courts axd I-a\vvi:rs or Sax Rkknardixii Couxtv 118

CHAPTER XHI
Military History 128

CHAPTER Xl\'
Catastrophies axd Crimes 145

CHAPTER X\'
San Bernardino, the County Seat 153

CHAPTER XVI
Redlands 201

CHAPTER XVH
Colton 223

CHAPTER X\Tn
Ontario 229

CHAPTER XIX
CiiiNo 238

CHAPTER XX
Highland 241

CHAPTER XXI
Cucamonga and Other Commuxitiks 248

CHAPIER XXII
The Pioneers 267



CONTENTS V

RIVERSIDE COUNTY

Introduction- 293

CHAPTER I
Life Stories 295

CHAPTER n
Personal 298

CHAPTER HI
The Indian and Spanish Occupation 306

CHAPTER IV
The Padres and the Missions 322

CHAPTER V
The Pastoral Era 334

CHAPTER VI
The American Occupation 341

CHAPTER Vlt
From a Pueblo to a Great City 344

CHAPTER VIII
The New California — The Transition 347

CHAPTER IX
Riverside and Judge North 350

CHAPTER X
Southern California Colony 355



VI COXTEXTS

CIIAI'TRK XL
'liiK KiKST Dkcadk uv Kivkksii.k 363

C IIAITKR Xll
Founders and Builders 368

CHAPTER XIII
A Great Highway 377

CHAPTER XI\'
The Water System 382

CHAPTER XV
The Domestic Water System 392

CHAPTER X\ I
\\'ater Conservation 399

CHAPTER XVH
The Salton Sea 403

CHAPTER XVH[
Orange Culture 419

CHAPTER XIX
The Lemon and Other I'ruits 432

CHAPTER XX
The Fruit Exchange 444

CHAPTER XXI
Raising of Oranges 464



CONTENTS vii

CHAPTER XXII
Public Pakks. . . . , 475

CHAPTER XXIII
Street Tree Maxagemext ix Riverside 481

CHAPTER XXIV
City of Riverside 490

CHAPTER XXV
Riverside as a City 497

CHAPTER XXVI
Climate and Health 505

CHAPTER XXVII
Pioneer Celebrations 512

CHAPTER XXVI II
Schools and Literary Organizations 524

CHAPTER XXIX
Citrus Fair 5.v^

CHAPTER XXX
Riverside County 540

CHAPTER XXXI
Communities 547

CHAPTER XXXII
Newspapers ' 603



viii CONTENTS

CHAPTER XXXIII
I'KATiiRNAi. Organ iZATioNs 609

CHAPTER .\XXI\'
Business and Other Orcanizations 615

CHAPTER XXXV
Churches 621

CHAPTER XXX\I
Military History 634

CHAPTER XXXVH
Other Subjects 637

BiOGRAniicAL 676



INDEX



"A Century of Dishonor," I, 315

A. K. Smiley Public Library, III. 1299

Adair, A. Aird, II, 720

Adams, Bon O., II, 770

Adobes, making of. II, 640, 641. 642

Agee, Etta, I, 190

Agricultural Experiment Station, I. 66

Agriculture, in San Bernardino Countv
(1858-I86S), I, SI. 55, 68-70

Agua Mansa, I, 27

Ahnefeldt, Henry P., 11,839

Ainsworth-Gentry affair (1859), I. 148

Alberhill Coal & Clay Company. River-
side County. I. 461. 462, 463

Alessandro. I, 314, 316

Alfalfa (illustration), I, 69

Alfalfa in San Bernardino County. I, 70

Alfalfa in San Jacinto Valley, I, 576

Allen, Byron W., II, 922

Allen, Edward, III, 1526

Allen, Legare, I, 271 ; II, 793

Allen, Norman D., III. 1146

Allison, Charles L., Ill, 1353

Allison, Harry L., Ill, 1354

Allison, Monte D., Ill, 1353

Alvadado, Francisco, I. 268

American Beet Sugar Company, I, 240

American Parm Bureau Federation, I, 455

American Legion, San Bernardino, I, 139

American Legion No. 14 of California,
San Bernardino, I, 140

American Legion Auxiliary, No. 14, San
Bernardino, I, 140

American National Bank of San Bernar-
dino, I, 161

American Red Cross, California Chapter,
San Bernardino, I, 141

Ames, Ellis, I, 125

Ames, Erne.st O., III. 1144

Ames, J. Judson, I, 175

Amos, James C, II. 848

Amos. Madison T., II, 847

Amos Brothers, II, 847

Amusements (early) in Riverside, I, 495

Anaheim, I, 347

Anderson, John, I, 61

Anderson, Mark D., Ill, 1183

Anderson, W. D., III. 1499

Andreson, John, Jr., II, 900

Andreson, John, Sr., I, 159. 160; II, 691,
899

Andrews, Elizabeth, II, 636

Andrews, L. L.. I. 456, 551 ; (illustra-
tion), I, 552; II, 1033

Andrews, Thomas O., II, 1032

Angeles National Forest, I. 66

Anza, Juan Bautista de, I, 8, 91

Aplin, Alfred M., Ill, 1095

Aplin, Donald G., Ill, 1097

Approaches to Redlands (illustration), I,
204



Apricot orchard, San Jacinto, September,
1920; planted March, 1915, (illustra-
tion) I, 578

Arlington, Riverside County, I, 550

Armistice Dav at Mount Rubidoux, I,
333

Armstrong, A. G., Ill, 1197

Armstrong, John S., Ill, 1376

Arnold. Charles C. II, 952

Arnold, H. H., I, 598

Arnold, John W., II, 902

Arrowhead, I, 260

Arrowhead Club, San Bernardino, I, 187

Arrowhead Hot Springs, San Bernardino,
(illustration), I, 143

Arrowhead legends, I, 261, 262

Arrowhead Reservoir and Power Com-
pany, I, 84

Artesian basin of the San Bernardino
Valley, I, 89

Arth, Fred, III, 1259

Arth, Peter, Tr., Ill, 1258

Arth, Peter, Sr., Ill, 1257

"Asistencia" de San Bernardino, I, 81

Atherton. I. W„ I, 624

Atwood, George A., II, 699

Atwood. Leon A., Ill, 1405

Atwood, (Mrs.) H. A., I, 317

Auburndale. (South Riverside), I, 557

Auto races (1914 and 1916) on Circle
Boulevard, Corona, I, 558

Avery, Lewis B., I, 210

Ayer, Edward, I, 510

Ayers, Wilbur W., I, 350; II, 1007

Babel, William, III. 1214

Baber, James M., Ill, 1085

Backstrand, John P., II, 994

Backus, W. H.. III. 1244

Bagdad-Amboy Mining Districts, I, 109

Bagdad mine. I. 110

Bahr. Lulu Claire, I, 115, 172

Bailey, Ralph D., Ill, 1210

Baillee, Fred H., Ill, 1447

Bain, Hugh A.. II, 733

Baker, R. M.. I, 190

Baldwin. P. M., I, 565

Ballou, Alice P., Ill, 1107

Ballou. Benton, III. 1106

Bamberger. Ferdinand, II, 995

Bandini. Juan. I. 26. 268

Bandini, Don Juan (illustration). I, 310

Bandini's Donation. I, 27

Bank of East San Bernardino Valley. I,

206
Banks of San Bernardino City, I, 158
Banning, Riverside County, I, 582
Barber. R. D., I. 556
Barlotti, J. A., Ill, 1291
Barrett, James T., I, 539; II. 760
Barrows, David Prescott, I, 17
Barry, E., III. 1222
Barton, Ben, I, 169; II, 678



INDEX



Barton. H. M., I. 157

Barton. J. \V.. I. 189

Barton. (Mrs.) J. \V.. I. IW

Bates. Frank T.. II. 757

Rattle of Chino. I. 30

Baylis. John X., I. 65; II. 999

Beale. Mrs. W. E.. III. 1234

Bear Valley, I. 273

Bear \'alley dam. I. 202

Bear \'allev Land and Water Companv.

I, 83
Bear X'allcv Mutual Water Company,

I, 84
Beattie, G. W.. I. 115
Beaudry. P.. I, SO

Beaumont. Riverside County. I. 581. 582
Beaumont apples. I. 582
Beekeeping in Riverside Countv. I. 456
Beesley. John G.. III. 1178
Beet Sugar Fsctorv. Chino. I. 240
Belarde. Don Pablo. II. 679
Bell. lames A.. III. 1071
Bell, "Z. T.. I. 80: II. 753
Belt. Robert C:. III. 1505
Bemis, Amos, I. 271
Bemis. Amos W.. II, 687
Bench and Bar (see Courts and Law-
Benedict, Frank H.. III. 1221
Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks,

San Bernardino, I. 187
B, P. O. E. Club House. Camp Cajon.

I. 259 ; illustration. I. 258
Benners. lames W.. II. 1046
Bennett. C. E., I. SO
Bennett, Mary A.. I. 171
Benshoof. Chester W., II, 908
Benson. Jerome. I, 47
Benton. Arthur B., Ill, 1400
Bermuda, Jose, I, 268
Bernardo Yorba Grant, I, 33
Bertschinger, Jacob, III, 1113
Bertschinger, Otto W.. Ill, 1114
Bethel Congregational Church. Ontario,

I, 234
Betterlev, Margaret E.. Ill, 1448
Bettner, Tames. II. 973
Bettner. Robert L.. I. 482: II. 974
Bibliographv. I. 290
Big Bear Valley. I. 255. 256
Bigelow. George T.. II. 767
Biggin. George S.. III. 1273
Billingslev. William H.. II, 965
Black, M. L., Ill, 1399
Blackburn, R. E., I, 232
Blackmore. Everett C, II, 934
Blair, George M.. I. 564; II, 1016
Blakeslee. Samuel E.. IH, 1328
Blannin. Frederick B.. II, 772
Bledsoe. Benjamin F.. I. 124. 189
Bledsoe, Robert E.. I. 125. 271
Bloomington. I. 250
Blowers. R. B.. I. 442
Blue Diamond Plaster Company. Corona.

I, 559 ; plant near Corona. I. 565
BIythe. Thomas H.. I. 589. 590, 593
Blythe. Riverside Countv. I. 593
Bodenharaer Paul. III. 1280
Bodenhamer, William J., Ill, 1279



Hoeck, Charles A.. III. 1472

Boettgcr. Rudolph H.. III. 1403

Bonanza King. I. 109

Bond. Carrie lacobs. I. 2'M

Boone. C. I.. III. 1106

Boone. (Mrs.) C. J.. I. 116

Bora.x Consolidated Limited. I, 105

Borax industrv in San Bernardino

County. I. 104
Borax Lake. I. 104
Bordwell. M. H.. Ill, 1153
Boren. A. D.. I. 119. 124
Bosch. Fred. III. 1440
Bosworth. Harriet. II. 984
Bosworth. Robert. II. 983
Boulder Canvon plan. I. 418
Bovard. M. M., II, 624
Bov Scout movement in Riverside

Countv. II. 628-32
Bovd. David C. II. 869
Boyd. James. I. 170. 375. 378. 470. 514,

521 ; autobiographv. I. 295-305: II. 665
Bovd. Kate M.. I. 501 : III. U3A
Bovlan, Emmett A., III. 1179
Bradlev. Henrv D.. Ill 1088
Brand. I. S.. I. 255
Break. Allen. III. 1270
Briggs, Fred A.. II. 833
Bright. T. S.. I. 157
Brimmer. Harry W.. III. 1307
Brinkmann. Christian C. II, 891
Brinsmead, Mabel T.. III. 1416
Brinsmead. Reginald. III. 1414
Bristol. William M.. I. 256
Brooke, Henrv C. I. 114. 115. 171. 172
Brown. Charles M.. Ill, 1517
Brown, E. G.. I. 355. 375 ; II, 768
Brown, Frank E., I, 201, 202, S43
Brown, Tames E., Ill, 1225
Brown, John, Tr., I, 115, 171, 263, 272,

523; lil. 1130
Brown, John, Sr., I, 21, 44. 50. 271, 280;

III. 1127
Brown, Joseph, I, 60
Brown. Lyman \". W., I. 416: II. 769
Browning. Charles C. I. 211
Bucklev. L. W.. I. 533
Bucknell. Charles R.. Ill, 1409
Building of Citrus Experiment Station.

Riverside (illustration). I. 536
Building permits in San Bernardino

(1913-21). I. 158
Burdg. Oliver P., II. 940
Burnham. Ralph F.. III. 1111
Burrows. William A.. II. 1039
Burrows. Cora B.. II. 1040
Burt. B. D.. I. 497. 498: II. 609
Burt, E. R.. II. 749
Burt. J. G.. I. 159
Burtner. James H.. III. 1068
Business Blocks of Blythe Cotton Com-
press (illustration), I, 593
Buster. Bertie M.. II. 777
Button, Ernest G.. III. 1387
Button. (Mrs.) X. P.. II. 6.^^
Button, W. S.. III. 1231
Buxton. Marv Louise. Ill, 1526
Buxton. William, HI. 1525
Byrne, W. E, I, 125



INDEX



XI



Caballeria, John, (Juan), I, 18, 177

Cabezon (Chief), with His Captains,
Friends of the White Man (illustra-
tion), I, 17

Cabrillo, Juan Rodriguez, I, 5

Cahuilla Indians, I, 315

Cajon Pass, I, 256

Cajon Pass, Pioneer monument, I, 256,
257 ; dedication of, 263

Caldwell, E., I, 464, 465

Calico district, silver mining center, I,
105-109

Calico Mountains, I, 105, 106

California Central Co., I, 97

California Citrograph, Riverside, II, 608

California Development Company, I,
404, 405

California Fruit Exchange, Riverside,
I, 444-63

California Portland Cement Companv,
Colton, I, 225

California Southern Railroad I, 55, 202

California Southern Railroad Companv.
I, 98

California Southern car shops and depot,
San Bernardino, I, 153

California State Bank of San Bernar-
dino, I, 160

Calkins, Glenn A.. II, 1018

Call, A. F., I, 557

Calvez, Jose de, I, 324

Camp Cajon, I, 256, 257

Camp Cody, I, 51

Campaign of 1860, I, 148

Campbell, J. B., I, 205, 210

Campbell, Tohn L., I, 124, 125

Campbell, M. B., I, 61

Campbell, Samuel R., I, 122, 125

Campbell. William J.. Ill, 1316

Carleton Post of the G. A. R., Corona.
I, 563

Carlson, Carl J., II, 628; III. 1410

Carnegie Library Building, Riverside, I,
528

Carnegie Public Librarv, San Bernar-
dino, I, 156, 174

Carter, Peter T., II, 907

Casa Loma, Redlands, I, 207

Casteel, Charles, III, 1495

Casteel, Sophia, III, 1495

Cattic, J. W,. I. 157

Cell, Charles W.. Ill, 1227

Centennial Celebration of San Bernar-
dino, I, 193

Central Pacific Companv, I, 94

Chaffee, Cora M., Ill, 1249

Chaffee, Denver, III, 1248

Chaffey, George, I, 405

Chaffey, William, I, 237

Chaflfev, W. B., I, 405

Chaffey Brothers, I. 229, 248, 249

Chaffev College, Ontario, I, 229, 230, 235,
236 ■

Chaffey Library, Ontario. I, 236

Chaffev Union High School, Ontario, 1.

235 "

Chaffev Union High School District, I,

236 ■



Chamber of Commerce, Big Bear Valley,

L256
Chamber of Commerce Tree Planting

Committee, Riverside, I, 482
Chamblin, T. H. B., father of Riverside

Fruit Exchange (illustration), I, 445,

446, 498; sketch of, I, 448-51
Chapman, T. C, I, 126
Charles, Glaser, I, 46
Chase, Ethan A., I. 414, 482, 487, 538
Chase, Frank, I, 473
Chemawa Park, Riverside, I, 479
Chemehuevi (Paiutes) (Indians), 1, 12
Cherrycroft, Yucaipa. I, 253
Chicago Citrus Fair of 1886, I, 77
Chicago Colony, Redlands, I, 202
Children's Home, Riverside, II, 656
Chino, I, 238-240
Chino Beet Sugar Factory, I, 238
Chino High School District, I, 239
Chino Rancho, I, 238
Chino Valley Champion, I, 238
Christ Church (Episcopal), Ontario. I,

234
Christian Church of San Bernardino, I,

183
Church of Christ, Ontario. I, 234
Church of Christ Scientist, Riverside,

II, 626
Churches: of San Bernardino, I. 176;

of Redlands, I, 212; of Colton, I, 227;

of Ontario, I. 233; of Chino. I, 239; of

Riverside, II, 621
Citizens' Bank, Ontario, I, 231
Citizens' National Bank, Riverside, II,

615
Citizens' Water Company, Riverside, I,

383, 384, 385
Citrus Experiment Station, Riverside, I,

487, 537-39
Citrus Fair (1900), Riverside. I. 533-39
Citrus Fairs at Riverside, II. 664-67
Citrus Fairs Association, Riverside, I,

494
Citrus Fruit Association, Ontario, I, 233
Citrus Fruit Industry in San Bernardino

County, I, 71, 74
Citrus Fruit Industry of Colton, I, 225
Citrus Fruit Industry of Corona, I, 561
City Home League. Riverside, II, 657
City Park, Corona (illustration). I, 557
Civil war: Record of San Bernardino

Countv in, I, 128-130
Clancv, William B.. II, 718
Clark; Albert H., I, 123, 125
Clark, Charles B.. II, 816
Clark, Frank. II. 647
Clark. Hannah J.. II. 816
Clark, Hewlett, I, 125
Clark, Hiram, III, 1331
Clark, Laura E., Ill, 1333
Clark. Myron A.. Ill, 1350
Clark, Walter D., II, 989
Clark, W. J., I, 115
Clark, W. S.. I. 171
Clarke. E, P.. II, 840
Clay Industry in Riverside County. I, 461
Clayson, Walter S., I, 562
Clayton, Dudley G., HI, 1109



Clift, Robert, I, 44

Climate and Health in Riverside region,
I, 505-11

Cline, William C, III, 1286

Clyde, R. T., Ill, 1413

Coachella, Riverside County. I. 586

Coachella Vallev, Riverside County. I.
585

Coahuillas (Indians). I. 12. 16, 18

Coahuilla Legend, I. 261

Coahuilla (Cabezon) Valley, I. 18

Cockshutt, J. G., I. 201

Cole, Arthur E., III. 1268

Cole, James A., Ill, 1266

Collins, Albert N., III. 1287

Collins. Andrew P., Ill, 1287

Collins, A. Harvey, I. 209

Colorado Delta Lands. I. 404

Colton, D. R., I, 223

Colton, (Mrs.) D. R.. I. 226

Colton. I, 223-22S ; incorporated as a
city (1887), I, 225; churches. I. 227

Colton Advocate. I, 224

Colton Avenue (La Cadena Drive). Riv-
erside, I. 377

Colton Fruit Exchange, I, 226

Colton Land & Water Company, I, 224,
225, 226

Colton School District. I. 226

Colton Woman's Club, I. 227

Company G. Seventh Infantry ( Rcdlands
Guard), San Bernardino. I. 139

Company K. Seventh Infantry (Water-
man Rifles). San Bernardino. I. 138

Company L, Forty-third Infantry. United
States Volunteers in the Philippines.
I. 13b-138

Congregational Church of Highland. I.
246

Conn. W. A.. I. 50

Conneally. Nicholas. I. 177

Conrad, F. W., I, 172

Conser, Frank M.. I. 601

Contemporary Club. Redlands. I. 211

Conway, E., I, 498

Conway, Francis J., Ill, 1363

Cook, Marion L., Ill, 1107

Cook, Philip St. George, I. 38

Cooley. George. II. 688

Cooley, George M.. I. 263; III. 1297

Coopwood. Bethel, I, 122

Copeland, J. Eugene. III. 1089

Copley, Fred, II, 894

Copley, William. II, 894

Corbett, Jasper Newton. I. 263 ; .sketch
of, I, 281

Corkhill, Ada L,. II. 636

Corkhill, William, I, 565

Corletcn, H., I, 209

Corlett, Dean C, II, 927

Cornelius, Allen, III, 1167

Cornelius, Sarah M., Ill, 1167

Cornman, William Raymond, I, 131

Cornman (W. R.) Post, G. A. R., San
Bernardino, I. 131

Cornwcll, Joseph W., II, 944

Corona. Riverside County: location, I.
551; founding of. I. 553; incorporated
as a city (1896), I, 555; increased water



supply, I, 556; banks, I, 561; building

and loan association, I. 561 ; churches,

I, 561; its city government, I, 562;

lodges, I, 563; newspapers, I, 563;

packing houses, I. 564; schools. I, 565
Corona Chamber of Commerce. I. 562
Corona Country Club. I, 562
Corona Courier, I, 563
Corona Hospital, I, 560
Corona National Bank, I, 556
Corona Public Library. I. 565
Corona Securities Corporation. I. 563
Corona's Five Generations. I. 560
Corrcja. Emma A., II. 938
Correja. John, II, 937
Corrington. Frank F.. II. 853
Cortner, F. Arthur. III. 1264
Cortner. George P., Ill, 1264
Cortner. Guy. III. 1264
Costa, Rose, I, 316
Country Club of Redlands. I. 210
County Court House, looking down E

Street. San Bernardino (illustration),

I. 61
County Judges of San Bernardino

County, I, 124
County Orphans' Home, I, 62
County Roads, San Bernardino, I, 62
Court House, Riverside (illustration), I,

496
Court Houses of San Bernardino County,

I, 44, 46, 60
Courtney, Harry E.. III. 1072
Courts and lawyers of San Bernardino

County. I. 118-127
Cover. Thomas W.. II. 651
Covert. John W.. HI. 1084
Cowgill. Alva B.. III. 1217
Cox, Aaron A.. II. 846
Cox. Rosa D., II. 847
Cox. Silas C. I. 263. 271; III. 1398
Coy. Louis M.. II. 798
Cov. Sam P.. III. 1436
Crafton. I. 220

Crafton School District, I. 220
Crafts. M. H.. I. 179, 212, 220, 221
Craig, Hugh H.. II. 717
Craig, Scipio, I, 56, 216
Grain, Clarence S.. III. 1441
Cram, Andrew 1., Ill, 1.S45
Cram, William H., III. 1484
Crandall, B. R., I. 173
Crandall (Dr.) B. Stover. I. 172
Crandall. Mary A.. II. 696
Cranston. E. j.. HI. 1426
Craw, Charles M.. III. 1115
Craw. George A.. I. 221
Crawford. D. A.. III. 1306
Cree, Harry C, II, 834
Cresmer, John H., II, 1041
Crim, Arthur P., Ill, 1339
Criminal acts in San Bernardino County,

I, 150
Cromer, Thomas I.. HI. 1147
Crnnk. Charles L..' II. 1036
Cross on Rubidoux Mountain, with

Riverside Valley in the distance (illus-
tration). I. 330
Crossley. Theodore. II. 791



INDEX



Cucamonga, I, 248

Cucamonga Citrus Fruit Growers' Asso-
ciation, I, 248

Cucamonga Fruit Land Company, I, 248

Cucamonga Homestead Association, I,
248

Cucamonga Homestead Tract, I, 249

Cucamonga Indians, I, 28

Cucamonga Land Company, I, 248

Cucamonga Rancho, L 229

Cucamonga Vineyard Company, 1, 248

Cucamonga Water Company, L 248

Culross, William B., IH, 1158

Cumming, A., I, 48

Cummins, Arthur B., H, 957

Cunningham, George D., H, 850

Cunningham, Susan E., H, 851

Cunnison, James, III, 1313

Curtis, Harriet, I, 190

Curtis, Israel C, I, 180; II, 700

Curtis, Jesse W., I, 124, 125 ; II, 70S

Curtis, Lucy M., II, 702

Curtis, Newell B., Ill, 1433

Curtis, William, III, 1430

Curtis, W. J., I, 125 ; II, 703

Cutler, Jonathan P., Ill, 1408

Cutler, Lewis T., Ill, 1408

Cutler, John E., Ill, 1471

Cutter, J. E., I. 514

Cutting, Elmer, III, 1502

Cuttle, Francis, I, 399, 400

Daily Enterprise, Riverside, II, 606

Daley, Charles J., II, 904

Daley, Edward, II, 687

Daley, Frank B., I, 125; II. 906

Daniels, Joseph F., I, 529. 532

Darling, Mary E., II, 668

Date palm experiment station near Indio,

Riverside County, I, 585, 588
Date palms (illustration ). I. 230
Dates of Coachella Valley, Riverside

County, I, 585, 587
Davenport, Noel, II, 680
Davenport, Terry V., II, 933
Davis, Allen J., Ill, 1110
Davis, D. W., I, 171
Davis, E. J., II, 609; sketch of, 11. 613
Davis, Jennie E., Ill, 1421
Davis, John W., Ill, 1419
Davis, Percy R., I, 172, 173
Davison, John M., II. 634
Davison, J. Morgan. II. 796
Day, John W.. III. 1389
Day. Lavinia, III. 1390
Dean, Janet W.. III. 1378
Dean, Walter M., Ill, 1377
Deep Creek reservoir, I, 87
Demick, H. S., II, 921
Denman, A. C, Jr., I, 164
Dennis, George W., II, 928
Derby, A. B.. I, 498
Devore Heights, I, 255
Devore, John A., I, 255
Dewhurst, H. T.. I, 124, 125
DeWitt. Alonzo. III. 1324
Dexter. Charles M.. father of Fairmount

Park. Riverside. I. 475
Dickey. Clarence D., II, 746



Dickey, Thomas, I, 169

Dickson, Hugh L., Ill, 1403

Difani, Andrew, II, 945

Difani, Leonard J., II, 946

Dimock, Milton E., I, 172; III, 1416

Diss, J. Wallace F., I. 139

District attornevs of San Bernardino

County, I, 125
District judges of San Bernardino

County, I, 124
Dodge, Harold A., II, 675
Dolch, Edward, III, 1456
Domecq, Christina, III, 1323
Domecq. John P.. III. 1323
Domecq. P. J., Ill, 1324
Donald. Davis, III, 1263
Dovle, Edward M., II, 964
Drake, Francis. I, 309, 310, 311
Drake's Bay, I, 310
Draper, James B.. III. 1296
Draper, Joshua C, III, 1199
Draper, Mabel M., Ill, 1200
Drew, A. L., I, 159, 160
Drew, Frederick A. C, III, 1114
Drew, H. L., I, 61, 159
Drouths in San Bernardino County. I,

146, 147
Drummond, Bruce, I. 588
Duckworth. T. W.. I. 125
Dudley. Silas A.. III. 1184
Duel between Piercy and Showalter, I,

149
Duere, George H., I, 528
Dunbar, Harold N., II, 743
Dundas. Charles A., II, 888
Dunham, Charles H., Ill, 1159
Dunlap. J. C, I, 229

Early San Bernardino County officials

(illustration), I, 119
Early vegetables of the Coachella Valley,

I, 586, 588
Earp, N. P., I, 271
Earthquakes of San Bernardino County.

I, 147
East Highlands, I, 244
East Side Literary Society, Riverside, I,

525
Eaton, Benjamin S., I, 249
Eden Hot Springs, Riverside County. I,

549
Edgar. William F.. I. 33
Edmiston, Joseph L., III. 1464
Edmiston. Lloyd H., Ill, 1112
Edwards, James S.. Ill, 1394
Eikelman, John G.. II, 855
Kikelman. Viola J.. II, 855
El Cajon de Muscupiabe Grant, I, 31
Eldridge, John D., II, 951
Electric Light & Power Company, Red-
lands, I, 207
Electric service from San Bernardino to

Riverside, I, 196
Electric street car service instituted at

San Bernardino, I. 155
Elks, Riverside, II, 610
Ellis. Arthur N., III. 1515
Ellis. John H.. III. 1232
Ellis. (Mrs.) W. H., I. 572



INDEX



Kl Monte Mission. I, 323

El Rincon Grant, I, 33

Elsinore, Riverside County, I. 579

Emerson, C. L., II. 632

English, Robert W., Ill, 1116

Ensley, Elizabeth B., Ill, 1172

Ensley, John P., Ill, 1171

Enterprise Company, Riverside, II, 607

Erwin, James, III, 1438

Estudillo, Miguel, II, 740

Etiwanda, I. 248

Etiwanda Water Company, I, 248, 249

Evans, Lyman, II, 909

Evans, P. T., I, 512

Evans, Samuel C, I, 478, 516; II, 708

Evans, Samuel C, Sr., I, 289, 300, 361,

389, 477, 512, 514; II, 603, 709
Evans. William C, II, 635
Evans Athletic Club, Riverside. I, 478
Evening Transcript, San Bernardino, I,

176
Evens, Theodore L., Ill, 1479
Evergreen Cemetery, Riverside, II, 642
Evergreen Lodge No. 259, F. & A. M.,

Riverside, II, 609
Exchange Lemon Products Company,

Corona, I, 441
Experiment Station lands. Riverside

County, I, 394

Fairmount Park, Riverside. I, 475-77
Farlow, Wright C, III, 1379
Farmers Exchange Bank, San Bernar-
dino, I, 159
Felix, Vincente, I, 345
Fentress. Thomas E., Ill, 1193
Ferguson (Mrs.) Esther B.. I. 191
Ferris, Benjamin H.. Ill, 1058
Ferris, Sylvanus H., Ill, 1057
Filkins, Charles W.. II, 984
Filkins, Edna, II, 986
Finkelberg. Ivan L., II, 879
First airship over San Bernardino, I, 200
First artesian well in the San Bernar-
dino Valley, I, 89
First bank in San Bernardino Countv,

I, 158
First bank of Highland. I, 243
First Baptist Church of Ontario, I, 234
First Baptist Church, Redlands. I, 213
First Baptist Church, Riverside, II, 625
First Baptist Church, San Bernardmo,

I. 180
First Battalion. Seventh California In-
fantry, U. S., San Bernardino. I, 134
First beekeeper in the Temescal Valley,

I, 300

First Catholic Church in San Bernardino

County, I, 177
First church in Riverside (illustration),

II, 622

First Church of Christ. Scientist San

Bernardino, I, 184
First citrus experiment station near

Rubidoux. I, 538
First citrus fair in the world. I. 77
First citrus fair. Riverside, II, 609
First citrus fair at .San Bernardino, I,

154



First city library, I, 155

First Congregational Church, Redlands,



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