A Journey to California, with Observations about the Country, Climate and the Route to this Country by John Bidwell; a Day-by-Day Record of the Journey from May 18, 1841, to November 6, 1841. With an Introduction by Herbert Ingram Priestley, Librarian of the Bancroft Library, University of California.

By: Bidwell, John.

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Book Condition: Fine condition in Fine jacket, with protective mylar wrap


48pp.; 4to; buckram spine with paper title label, and orange paper over boards, in plain paper orange jacket.

John Bidwell (1819-1900), New York-born resident of Missouri organized the first overland party in 1841, nominally captained by John Bartleson, and including Josiah Belden, Joseph Chiles, and Nicholas Dawson, but with Bidwell in command. BONUS VOLUME: Joseph Chiles. A Visit to California in 1841. Friends of the Bancroft Library, 1970. Soft Cover. Light toning to edges.

Title: A Journey to California, with Observations about the Country, Climate and the Route to this Country by John Bidwell; a Day-by-Day Record of the Journey from May 18, 1841, to November 6, 1841. With an Introduction by Herbert Ingram Priestley, Librarian of the Bancroft Library, University of California.

Author Name: Bidwell, John.

Categories: History,

Publisher: San Francisco, John Henry Nash: 1937

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine condition in Fine jacket, with protective mylar wrap

Seller ID: 9697

Keywords: Western Americana Autobiography Journals California Exploration