Butte County California Chinese Immigrants

THE CHINESE COMMUNITIES OF OROVILLE:

A BRIEF SKETCH


REFERENCES CITED



Bancroft, Hubert Howe

1888 Works. Volume XXIV. The History Company, San Francisco, California.


Butte County

Tax Assessment Rolls, 1875-1888. These rolls were housed at the Meriam Library, Chico State University, Chico until 2002. During the summer they were returned to the agency that created them.


Butte Democrat

1859 -- September 10, 1859 issue, page 3, column 2. Published in Oroville.


Chan, Sucheng

1984 Chinese Livelihood in Rural California: The Impact of Economic Change, Pacific Historical Review 53(3):273-307


Dunn, Forrest D.

1977 Collection of Places in Butte County California. Association of Northern California Records and Research, Chico, California


Hsu, Madeline Y.

2000 Dreaming of Gold, Dreaming of Home. Stanford University Press, Stanford, California


Jiobu, Robert M.

1988 Ethnicity and Assimilation. State University of New York Press, Albany, New York


Mansfield, George C.

1918 History of Butte County California. Historic Record Company, Los Angeles, California.


Monaco, James Edward

1986 Changing Ethic Character of a California Gold Mining Community: Butte County 1848-1880. Unpublished Masters Thesis, Geography Department, California State University, Chico


North Californian

1855 December 1. Article on Chinese justice.


Oroville Daily Register

1897 January 25, 1897 issue, page 3, column 2. Published in Oroville.

1898 February 10, 1898 issue, page 3, column 1. Published in Oroville.


Townley

1994


Weekly Mercury

1875 January 29, 1875, page 3, columns 1 thru 6. “Delinquent Tax List.”