Title John Rodrigues Cabrillo: Discoverer of California.
Book Condition Collectible: Very Good
Edition First Edition
Publisher Sacramento: California State Department of Education, 1935
Seller ID GY913-10
Series: State of California Department of Education Bulletin, No. 14. Pamphlet. 9 1/4 x 6 1/4 inches. (x), 22 pp. 4 black-and-white illustrations, 2 maps; text clean unmarked. Green printed wrappers; binding square and tight, light shelf wear. Newspaper clipping dated September 26, 1938 from the San Francisco Examiner mounted on title page regarding Cabrillo Day Program. SCARCE. Very Good. Provides an overview of the life and work of Juan Rodrigues Cabrillo (1499-1543), discoverer of California, in response to a resolution of the California State Senate and Assembly designating September 28 as Cabrillo Day, calling upon the people of the state to observe this day by appropriate patriotic exercises, and commemorating the discovery of California by Cabrillo. Foreword by Vierling C. Kersey, Superintendent of Public Instruction.
Ivan Russell Waterman, John Rodrigues Cabrillo, Discoverer of California, Voyages, Exploration, Early California, Local History