Overland to California in 1847. Letters Written en Route to California, West from Independence, Missouri, to the Editor of the Joliet Signal


Published by Ye Galleon Press, Fairfield, Washington, 1970
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Title: Overland to California in 1847. Letters ...

Publisher: Ye Galleon Press, Fairfield, Washington

Publication Date: 1970

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine


Octavo. original light orange cloth pictorially stamped and lettered in gilt, pictorial endpapers. No. 30 of 314 copies. "The editor of the letters here presented is greatly interested in the history of printing . United States . free time in the city of Joliet, Illinois . an early file of the "Joliet Signal" a newspaper which began publication in 1844 . encountered a series of nine letters written by a resident of Joliet who had undertaken the journey overland to California ." -from the introduction. Bookseller Inventory # 32310

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