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The Atlantic to the Pacific (Illustrated Edition) John Erastus Lester

The Atlantic to the Pacific (Illustrated Edition)

John Erastus Lester

Published March 6th 2009
ISBN : 9781409971269
Paperback
236 pages
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John Erastus Lester (1840-1900) was an American lawyer. He travelled west in 1872 in hopes of improving his health, visiting Yosemite and other areas. During his visit to Yosemite he met several pioneers, including John Muir, Galen Clark, JamesMoreJohn Erastus Lester (1840-1900) was an American lawyer. He travelled west in 1872 in hopes of improving his health, visiting Yosemite and other areas. During his visit to Yosemite he met several pioneers, including John Muir, Galen Clark, James Hutchings, James Lamon and John Smith. After his return in late 1872, he presented a paper before the Rhode Island Historical Society. His works include: The Yo-semite: Its History, its Scenery, its Development (1873) and The Atlantic to the Pacific (1873).