• LOCATION 12 | The Modoc War: A Homeland Lost

    Past Shasta

    You should be through the light. Continue until you hit a T stop. In the meantime, look to your right. See that waterway? That's Canal B, part of the water redistribution I mentioned. This canal wasn't built until the early 1900's, but the grand vision of a vast irrigation network traces back to just before the Modoc War, with two early land barons I call the two "Jesses" - Jesse Applegate and Jesse Carr. Remember those names - the Applegate family, especially, comes up a lot in this story.

The Modoc War: A Homeland Lost