Item #17498 The Discovery of Humboldt Bay. L. K. Wood.

The Discovery of Humboldt Bay

(Society of California Pioneers), 1932. First Edition Thus. Pamphlet. Item #17498
ISBN: 281AIB0028986

22 pages. LK Wood's account of the discovery of Humboldt Bay by the overland Gregg party, in December 1849. It was originally published in the Humboldt Times newspaper, in 1856, and reprinted in booklet form sometime later by Wood's sons, David and L.K. Jr. Based on the text, this version was revised in 1872. It was reprinted in the Society of California Pioneers Quarterly in 1932 and in this small booklet, issued in an edition of 100 copies. See Rocq, California Local History, no. 2141. First edition of this printing. A few pages with short tears in the lower margin, else fine in stapled wrappers. [JSP02].

Price: $250.00

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