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First emigrant train to Callifornia  

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A Journey to California, 1841: The first emigrant party to California by wagon train. The Journal of John Bidwell

Bidwell, John

Berkeley, California

Friends of the Bancroft Library



[6], 55, [2], 32 pp. Introduction by Francis P. Farquhar. Folding map. 26x17.5 cm (10¼x7"), cloth, spine lettered in gilt. Designed and printed by Lawton Kennedy.

A scholarly introduction by Francis Farquhar precedes a facsimile of the rare original printing of the Journal. Number 12 in the series of keepsakes issued by the Friends of the Bancroft Library for its members.

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