"Stately Homes of California"
Porter Garnett, Little, Brown, and Company, Boston, MA. 1915
Porter Garnett (1871-1951) an influential writer, critic, and friend of Jack London, chronicled twelve estates in California in his book, "Stately Homes of California." He included the Crocker Mansion in Burlingame and San Mateo, and the famous Huntington Mansion in Pasadena. The only mansion owned by a woman was Phoebe's "Hacienda del Pozo de Verona."
Chapter III, Hacienda del Pozo de Verona, Residence of Mrs. Phoebe A. Hearst