The Story of El Tejon. Helen S. Giffen, Arthur Woodward.

The Story of El Tejon

Los Angeles: Dawson's Book Shop, 1942.

First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine. 146 pp + illustrations, with frontispiece, maps, references and notes, index. Mild rubbing to extremities, one small pen mark on spine; else clean and sound. No dust jacket. Part one is "The Rancho, the Passes and the Indian Reserve" by Giffen; Part Two is "Fort Tejon, a Nursery of the Army" by Woodward. Rancho El Tejón was a 97,617-acre Mexican land grant (granted in 1843) in the Tehachapi Mountains and northeastern San Emigdio Mountains, in present day Kern County, California. The Fort was a United States Army outpost from 1854-1864.

Item #2212

Price: $100.00

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