The information contained in this website has been accumulated from many sources. During my research I have tried to site correct and precise information about the Bay Miwok tribe. This has been a challenging process, as many of the sources had slightly different accounts about the history of Contra Costa County tribes.
"MINI HISTORY of CONTRA COSTA COUNTY" by Beverly J. Anderson
"Diablo's Children, The History of Contra Costa County" by Margo Diane Tullus
"TWO BEAR CUBS, A Miwok Legend From California's Yosemite Valley" by Robert D. San Souci
"The Indians of Contra Costa County The Costanoan and Yokuts Indians" by Charles A. Bohakel
"CALIFORNIA INDIANS, An Illustrated Guide by George Emanuels
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