Different tribes of native americans lived in the area that is now california for an estimated 13000 to 15000 years over 100 tribes and bands inhabited the area various estimates of the native american population in california during the pre european period range from 100000 to 300000 californias population held about one third of all native americans in what is now the united states. A history of california the american period american angeles animals bear flag revolt became brought cajon pass cali california history camp carried cattle central pacific chihuahua coast colorado command desert dollars early emigrants established expedition favor foreign fornia fremont gila gold governor guaymas harbor horses humboldt . The spanish and mexican period 1776 to 1846 spanish era 1776 1821 in an effort to solidify their control over north american resources and territory european colonial powers began to construct fortifications to protect their settlements from foreign encroachment to learn more about the early history of the california coast and how . The history of california can be divided into the native american period european exploration period from 1542 to 1769 the spanish colonial period 1769 to 1821 the mexican period 1821 to 1848 and united states statehood from september 9 1850 in compromise of 1850 to present day. A history of american indians in california introduction the history of california indians is a different story from that of other ethnic groups who came in the last few centuries as immigrants to an already populated land for indians this is their homeland and their history spans more than 10000 years of occupation
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