The Journal of San Diego History
Winter 1984, Volume 30, Number 1
Thomas L. Scharf, Managing Editor

Original Articles

San Diego Baseball: The Early Years
By Frank Norris.
Ensenada: Its Background, Founding and Early Development
By Maria Eugenia Bonifaz de Novelo.
San Diego Trust and Savings Bank: A Well Known Member of the Community for Ninety-Five Years
By Theodore H. Davie
Richard Kerren: Study of a San Diego Soldier-Pioneer
By Emily L. Wilt
The Mexican-American War in Baja California
By Richard W. Amero

Book Reviews

History of San Diego Rotary Club 33.
By Joseph L. Howard. Reviewed by Rhoda E. Kruse.
The Voyage of the Frigate Princesa to Southern California in 1782. The logs of Juan Pantoja  y Arriaga and Esteban José Martínez
Translated by Geraldine V. Sahyun. Edited by Richard S. Whitehead. Reviewed by Howard O. Welty.
Turning the Pages: San Diego Public Library History, 1882 – 1982
By Clara E. Breed. Reviewed by Elizabeth C. MacPhail.
The Letters of Jacob Baegert, 1749-1762: Jesuit Missionary in Baja California.
Translated by Elsbeth Schulz-Bischof; Edited by Doyce B. Nunis, Jr. Reviewed by Homer Aschmann.
Alta California 1840-1842 The Journal and Observations of William Dane Phelps, Master of the Ship “Alert”.
Introduced and edited by Briton Cooper Busch. Reviewed by Alexandra Luberski.

Book Notes

The San Ysidro Community History Project.
Edited by Richard Griswold del Castillo.
Harvest Empire: A History of California Agriculture.
By Lawrence J. Jelinek.
The Precursor’s Mission: A Documentary History of San Juan Bautista.
Compiled and Edited by Francis J. Weber.
California People.
By Carol Dunlap.
Letters of a Woman Homesteader.
By Elinore Pruitt Stewart.