Wiltsee, Ernest A.

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Place Published: Lawrence, MA
Publisher: Quarterman Publications, Inc.
Date Published: 1976

Description: 421 pp; superb history of the opening up of California beginning in 1846 and takes up in chronological order all the ships to California from 1846 to 1869; also covers the inauguration of the PACIFIC MAIL STEAMSHIP COMPANY; also describes the postal history of the era. This copy is a reprint of the orignal work published in 1938 and includes a new series of illustrations not found in original work. well-illustrated with b & w illustrations and reproductions of postcards; end-paper maps; slight rubbing to dj

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Near Fine
ISBN: 088000083X

Book Id: 64714

Price: $97.97

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