Colorado Volunteers In New Mexico

By: Hollister, Ovando J.

Price: $25.00

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Beautiful little book, part of an ongoing series, one volume of which has been published each year since 1903 by R.R. Donelley to be given to customers, stockholders ,and employees as Christmas keepsakes. The first time these enter the marketplace it's the SECONDARY marketplace. The color changes every 25 years -- this is from the navy blue series. Book measures 4-1/2"x7", has a gilded top edge and 309 pages. Illustrated. The foreword offers a sort of "State of the Union" in which the company reported that new equipment was being designed to enable printing the New Yorker Magazine in 1963 or '64 and the Donnelley Printing Company, a wholly owned subsidaiary purchased a large building in Lancaster, PA. A history of the First Regiment of the Colorado Volunteers and the authtor's eyewitness account of the campaign of 1861 and 1862 which held back the Confederates from penetrating California and to block the flow of California gold. MANY titles available from the navy blue series of the 1950's and 60's and several from the 1940's red series.

Title: Colorado Volunteers In New Mexico

Author Name: Hollister, Ovando J.

Categories: Civil War, American History, Western Americana,

Edition: First Thus

Publisher: Chicago, R.R. Donnelley & Sons (Lakeside Press): 1962

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: No DJ, as Issued

Seller ID: 24280

Keywords: Lakeside Classics Christmas Keepsake. Civil War. First Colorado Volunteers. Ca;lifornia in the Civil War.