Item #22150 100 Years in Yosemite The Romantic Story of Early Human Affairs in the Central Sierra Mountains. Carl Parcher Russell.
100 Years in Yosemite The Romantic Story of Early Human Affairs in the Central Sierra Mountains
100 Years in Yosemite The Romantic Story of Early Human Affairs in the Central Sierra Mountains
100 Years in Yosemite The Romantic Story of Early Human Affairs in the Central Sierra Mountains

100 Years in Yosemite The Romantic Story of Early Human Affairs in the Central Sierra Mountains

Stanford University, CA: Stanford University Press, 1931. First Edition. 8vo. 242 pp. Photo-illustrations. Index; Appendix includes 32 pp. documentary history, 14 pp. chronology with sources & bibliography and 14 pp. bibliography. Green cloth, map endpapers; scarce publisher's illustrated dustjacket. A very good copy (chips and short tears to extremities and light general wear to dustjacket). Item #22150

"Any history of Yosemite Valley and the Sierra country embracing it takes on the nature of a history of early American California...here is the story of the trapper, the soldier-explorer, the Argonaut, and the later cattle-king and agriculturalist, all of whom added in some way to the renown of Yosemite." - dustjacket. Much on the Yosemite Indians, the Mariposa Hills, tourism, stagecoach days, mining, hotels and much more.

Price: $375.00

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