Hepah, California! The Journal of Cave Johnson Couts From Monterey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico to Los Angeles, California During The Years 1848-1849. Edited by Henry F. Dobyns.


Editor Dobyn’s states “the principal value of the Couts journal lies…in its frank and detailed description of the professional officer corps in the United States Army during one of the critical periods of U.S, history.” Inscribed and signed on the front free endpaper thus: “For Polly and Steve, Just to prove that out of the piles of grimy, hen-tracked typescript pages something [emphasis] eventually does emerge! With love, Jane.”


Description: Hepah, California! The Journal of Cave Johnson Couts From Monterey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico to Los Angeles, California During The Years 1848-1849. Edited by Henry F. Dobyns.

Arizona Pioneers’ Historical Society, Tucson, AZ, [1961].  Quarto, 113 pp. publisher’s cloth, illus., foldout map. Limited edition of 750 copies. Printed by Lawton Kennedy. Well-illustrated in black and white by Samuel E. Chamberlain with four sketches, maps from Couts’ journal, and a fold-out map of Cout’s journey.

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Price: $50.00

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