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The Gold Rush, and Oregon and Honolulu, Hawaii...
Item # 642915
February 10, 1849
THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, Feb. 10, 1849 The front page has a nice print captioned: "The Gold Region of Upper California--Encampment in the Sacramento Valley" which has a related article on pages 3 & 4: "The Gold Seekers Of California", which takes over a full column of text.
Other prints within include: "Fort George, or Astoria, Columbia River--The Hudson's Bay Company's Establishment" and "Cape Disappointment--Entrance of the Columbia River from the Sea" and "Monterey, Upper California" and "The Port of Honolulu, in the Sandwich Islands. There is also a curious print: "Floating Church for Philadelphia (see).
Complete in 16 pages, good condition.
Category: Pre-Civil War