THE CITY OF STOCKTON; ITS POSITION, CLIMATE, COMMERCE, RESOURCES, ETC. TOGETHER WITH A BRIEF SKETCH OF THE GREAT SAN JOAQUIN BASIN OF CALIFORNIA, OF WHICH STOCKTON IS THE NATURAL BUSINESS CENTER. PUBLISHED BY AUTHORITY OF THE STOCKTON BOARD OF TRADE, AND COMPILED BY N. M. ORR, SECRETARY. Stockton, Cal. "Independent" Print, February 1874. Octavo, pp. [1-3] 4-58; 59-64: ads, publisher's tan wrappers printed in black, sewn. First edition. Detailed promotional booklet, bristling with statistics, compiled by N. M. Orr, publisher of the STOCKTON INDEPENDENT, a daily and weekly paper established in 1861. Has a full-page illustrated advertisement for Big Tree Grove of Calaveras, Cal. (Mammoth and South Park Groves), Sperry & Perry, proprietors, on page 63. Cowan (1933), p. 465. Howes O 126. Norris Catalogue 3525. Rocq (1970) 13101. A fine copy. (#172623).
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