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Matson, Walter

Reminiscences of a Town with Two Names: Greenwood, known also as Elk

Reminiscences of a Town with Two Names:
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Mendocino Lithographers, for The Greenwood Hobbyists, Fort Bragg. 1991, 47p., illustrated with several period photos on inserted coated stock and the matte cover photo; third printing of a 1980 first, per a rubberstamp addendum, 11x8.5 inch staplebound wraps, light external dust and handling, a very good copy. Settlers most European (Matson's forebears were Swedish) but there is mention of one Li Foo in the Catholic cemetary, and an anecdote (pp.46/7) about Albert Jeans, "a black single man living in a cabin on a ranch" in the 1920s who shot a bootlegger; Jeans had friends, returned to Greenwood after serving a short sentence.

Cat.No: 177022

Price: $12.00

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