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The sequoias of California...

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April 13, 1853

DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., April 13, 1853  Page 3 has: "California Items" which has various small reports from the West Coast. One item seems to refer to the giant sequoias: "A tree of the Sierras, which rises to the height of four hundred feet, and is of immense diameter, exudes a juice that when crystallized takes the name of pine sugar...".
Four pages, some binding indents at the blank spine, nice condition.

Category: Pre-Civil War