Dogtown territorial quarterly, number 19, Fall 1994. Special Sutter's Fort issue

Paradise, CA: the quarterly, 1994. 63p., self-wraps magazine, 10.75 x 8.25 inches with a decorated unglazed cover. Illustrated where possible with period photography, plates, line maps and images. One marginal note by original subscriber, plus his 'please return' message in ink, a very good copy. Collector's edition.

Scholarly articles, this time featuring "Sutters's Indian guard" [lengthy treatment of a sort of bodyguard army with Italian cannon left over from the Napoleonic wars, and antquated muskets from the Russians at Fort Ross], "Suttersville / What time is it? [telling time in mid-19thC California] / Old Sacramento / Sutter's last stand / William B. Ide / Stephens-Townsent-Murphy / James McDowell"

Cat.No: 99360

Price: $15.00

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