California gold discovery: Centennial papers on the time, the site and artifacts. Joseph R. Knowland, Robert F. Heizer, Aubrey Neasham, Franklin Fenenga.

California gold discovery: Centennial papers on the time, the site and artifacts

San Francisco & Oakland: Westgate Press for the California Historical Society, 1947. Hardcover. 56p., frontis, rubricated title page, introduction, footnotes, diagrams of finds and of reconstructions, plates on coated stock; several leaves are unopened. Hardbound in 10.5x7 inch red cloth boards gilt. Light sunning to head of spine and across the top of front board, else very good first edition, clean, sound and unmarked. California Historical Society Special Publication no. 21 reprinted from the California Historical Society Quarterly vol. XXVI, #2.

Find photo-facsimiles of such items as on-site sketches of Sutter's mill made by James Marshall, reconstruction of riverbend changes and of wooden machinery, other period visuals plus site-photos taken as the 1940s archaeologists dug up foundations and artifacts,

Cat.No: 211556

Price: $30.00