A sketch of a migrating family to California in 1848

by Richard M. May

Publisher: Ye Galleon Press in Fairfield, Wash

Written in English
Published: Pages: 66 Downloads: 50
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  • West (U.S.),
  • California
  • Subjects:

    • May, Richard M. -- Travel -- California.,
    • May family.,
    • Overland journeys to the Pacific.,
    • West (U.S.) -- Description and travel.,
    • California -- Gold discoveries.,
    • California -- Description and travel.
    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Richard M. May.
      LC ClassificationsF593 .M47 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination66 p. :
      Number of Pages66
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1535458M
      ISBN 100877704945
      LC Control Number91013420

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