HERITAGE OF THE VALLEY: San Bernardino's First Century. George William Beattie, Helen Pruitt Beattie.

HERITAGE OF THE VALLEY: San Bernardino's First Century

Pasadena, California: San Pasqual Press, 1939. First Edition. Hardcover. "George and Helen Beattie's meticulously researched history of the Inland Empire - the urban areas of today's Riverside and San Bernardino Counties - extends from the Indians through the first explorations by the Spaniards, the Mexican ranchos, and the American settlement, to the end of the Civil War. It also touches on the region's role as a crossroads of trade for the Indian settlements in the Los Angeles and San Diego regions." Includes a foreword by Henry R. Wagner and numerous textual illustrations. Tall octavo. Original blue cloth binding, with gilt titles. The spine is lightly sun faded, with a bit of minor wear to the corners and tips; otherwise very good. Zamorano Select 5. Very good. Item #70087

Price: $100.00

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