Journal of Alta California

Editor & Publisher: William R. Hearst III

Managing Editor: Blaise Zerega

Creative Director: John Goecke

Editor at Large: Mary Melton

Books Editor: David L. Ulin

Digital Editor: Beth Spotswood

Editorial Operations & Research Director: Sarah Stodder

Researchers: Arayln Beaumont and James Reddick

Copy Chief: Lynn Rapoport

Copy Editors: Leilah Bernstein and Stacy Hollister

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Advertising & Marketing: Amy Bonetti

Chief of Staff: Cynthia Lund

EDITORIAL BOARD

Terry McDonell (Chair)
Gustavo Arellano • Michael Bauer • Frank A. Bennack Jr. • Jeff Berg • Roger Black • Stewart Brand • Phil Bronstein • Mary Lee Coffey • Shelby Coffey III • William Deverell • Bill Flemion • Karen Flemion • Stacey Hadash • Jerry Harrison • W.D. Hearst • Danny Hillis • Matt Jacobson • Barry Mazur • Grace Dane Mazur • Mark Miller • Ishmael Reed • Doug Robinson • Jennifer Saffo • Paul Saffo • Rob Schultheis • Gary Snyder • Alice Waters • Tom Zito

OUR INSPIRATION

Jim Harrison (Honorary Chair)
Pablo Tac • Gaspar de Portolá • Fr. Juan Crespí • Juan Bautista de Anza • Jedediah Smith • Joseph R. Walker • Hubert Howe Bancroft • Richard Henry Dana Jr. • John Muir • John Wesley Powell • Bret Harte • Mark Twain • Charlotta Bass • Ambrose Bierce • Phoebe Hearst • Clarence King • Frank Norris • Jack London • Maynard Dixon • Mary Hunter Austin • J. Smeaton Chase • Julia Morgan • Amelia Earhart • Mary Pickford • Alfred Kroeber • Norman Clyde • Cecil B. DeMille • Edward Weston • Frances Marion • Anita Loos • Edwin Hubble • Preston Sturges • Raymond Chandler • Bernard DeVoto • John Steinbeck • John Fante • Walter Van Tilburg Clark • Dorothea Lange • Howard Hughes • Harvey Milk • Ansel Adams • Nathanael West • Billy Wilder • John Huston • Wallace Stegner • Richard Feynman • Charles H. Townes • Orson Welles • Cole Weston • Ellen Browning Scripps • Jack Kerouac • Allen Ginsberg • Royal Robbins • Robinson Jeffers • Dugald Stermer • Carey McWilliams • Richard Diebenkorn • Galen Rowell • Hunter S. Thompson • Warren Hinckle • David Brower • Mike Moore • Nancy Hicks Maynard • Hal Riney • Kevin Starr • Steve Jobs • Frank McCulloch • Russell Chatham

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