John A. Hooper, and California's Robust Youth. Together with a forward by Arthur W. Hooper [Inscribed by Arthur W. Hooper]

By: Drury, Aubrey.

Price: $35.00

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Book Condition: Very Good condition


Inscribed: "Best regards to Dixon, Arthur W. Hooper." 85 pp., portrait frontis; 4to; red cloth; black & white photographs. Tanning to endpapers and pastedowns.

Hooper voyaged to California from Maine in 1838 at the age of fifteen. Coming of age in San Francisco, he became active in the lumber and shipping industries, as well as real estate and finance. He was among the first to enroll in the Vigilance Committee of 1856. Arthur W. Hooper was his son.

Title: John A. Hooper, and California's Robust Youth. Together with a forward by Arthur W. Hooper [Inscribed by Arthur W. Hooper]

Author Name: Drury, Aubrey.

Categories: Biography & Autobiography,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: San Francisco, Privately Printed: 1952

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good condition

Seller ID: 9582

Keywords: California History