Book/Printed Material Letters from the Pacific slope; or First impressions.

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Title
Letters from the Pacific slope; or First impressions.
Summary
Harvey Rice (1800-1891), a Cleveland lawyer and newspaper publisher, and his wife traveled by rail to California in 1869. Letters from the Pacific slope (1870) contains Rice's account of that journey, broken by side trips to Salt Lake City, Carson City, and Lake Tahoe. Spending nearly a month in and near San Francisco, the Rices sail south to San Pedro and Los Angeles with a stop at Santa Barbara. They visit ranches, vineyards, and orchards in the neighborhood.
Contributor Names
Rice, Harvey, 1800-1891.
Created / Published
New York, D. Appleton & company, 1870.
Subject Headings
-  California--Description and travel
-  West (U.S.)--Description and travel
-  Agriculture--California
Notes
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
Medium
iv, [5]-135 p. 19 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
F866 .R49
Digital Id
http://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.gdc/calbk.099
Library of Congress Control Number
05030358
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Harvey Rice (1800-1891), a Cleveland lawyer and newspaper publisher, and his wife traveled by rail to California in 1869. Letters from the Pacific slope (1870) contains Rice's account of that journey, broken by side trips to Salt Lake City, Carson City, and Lake Tahoe. Spending nearly a month in and near San Francisco, the Rices sail south to San Pedro and Los Angeles with a stop at Santa Barbara. They visit ranches, vineyards, and orchards in the neighborhood.
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"California as I Saw It:" First-Person Narratives of California's Early Years, 1849-1900.

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Rice, Harvey. Letters from the Pacific slope; or First impressions. New York, D. Appleton & company, 1870. Pdf. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/05030358/.

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Rice, H. (1870) Letters from the Pacific slope; or First impressions. New York, D. Appleton & company. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/05030358/.

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Rice, Harvey. Letters from the Pacific slope; or First impressions. New York, D. Appleton & company, 1870. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/05030358/>.