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Excerpt from Overland Monthly, Vol. 26: July-December, 1895Our government's instructions to its agent here in 1845 were: Assure these people, if they desire to unite their destinies to ours they will be received as brethren. If this was fraternal treat ment they received it was that accorded to an Esau or an Ishmael.The devices by which unprincipled men got the better of iExcerpt from Overland Monthly, Vol. 26: July-December, 1895Our government's instructions to its agent here in 1845 were: Assure these people, if they desire to unite their destinies to ours they will be received as brethren. If this was fraternal treat ment they received it was that accorded to an Esau or an Ishmael.The devices by which unprincipled men got the better of individual property owners would make a volume in the history of the land troubles. Guadalupe Vallejo in her Ranch and Mission Life in Alta California, tells how a leading American squatter came to her father, J. J. Vallejo, and said There is a large piece of your land where the cattle run loose and your vaqueros are all gone to the mines. I will fence the field for you at my own expense if you will give me half of it. Vallejo agreed, but when the American had enclosed it he entered it as government land and kept it all.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works....

Title : Overland Monthly, Vol. 26: July-December, 1895 (Classic Reprint)
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ISBN : 9780259186601
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