Reid, John C.
Title REID'S TRAMP.
Book Condition Near Fine
Publisher Austin Steck Co. 1935
Inventory Number 003579
245 pp. Important early account of the Gadsden Purchase. Reid left Alabama in 1859 with the Mesilla Valley Company whose purpose was to explore the new Gadsden Purchase. Fine reprint of a journal of travel through Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, Sonora, & California for ten months. Original (1858) is very rare early account of Texas after the Republic years. Senator Yarborough's bookplate. Wear to top of spine, some minor spots.