Item #218629 Life, Explorations and Public Services of John Charles Fremont. Charles Fremont, Charles Wentworth Upham.

Life, Explorations and Public Services of John Charles Fremont.

Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1856.

Price: $150.00


About the item

First edition. Frontispiece and many full-page illusttrations, with full-page portrait of Kit Carson. 355 pp. 1 vols. Crown 8vo. Blind stamped green cloth, About fine copy. DAB, xix-120.

Item #218629

As an active supporter in 1856 of the newly organized Republican party, C.J. Upham wrole a campaign biography of John C. Fremont for his Presidental run (DAB). It is also an interesting account of the early exploration of the Rockies and parallel ranges.