ROAD ACROSS THE PLAINS. Thomas CHRISTY, Robert H. BECKER, Mapmaker.
ROAD ACROSS THE PLAINS
ROAD ACROSS THE PLAINS
ROAD ACROSS THE PLAINS
ROAD ACROSS THE PLAINS

ROAD ACROSS THE PLAINS

Denver: Fred Rosenstock/Old West Publishing Company, 1969. First Edition. Illustrated Cloth. 230 pp. Illustrated from maps. Prospectus laid in. Illustrated dust jacket. Illustrated cloth. 8" x 11 1/4". Edition limited to 2000 copies, Designed and pritned by Lawton and Alfred Kennedy, San Francisco. Contains both the Guide and Diary of Thomas Christy regarding his overland trip from Omaha, Nebraska to Sacramento, California in 1850. For almost each day of Christy's travel, a map of the distance covered has been drawn by Robert H Becker of the Bancroft Library, University of California. Total: 94 separate maps representing 106 days from the Missouri. A unique Overland piece. A Fine copy in a Near Fine dust jacket (slight edgewear), now in a clear mylar protective sleeve. ALWAYS FREE SHIPPING of our books in boxes via media mail to any United States address. Fine / Near Fine. Item #2259

Price: $35.00