San Francisco, CA: The California Promotion Committee, 1903. First Edition. Hardcover. Small Octavo (7.75" x 5.5"). Grey half cloth with grey pebbled paper-covered boards and paper title label (beige with red lettering outlined in green). First edition with 1903 date on title page. Small 1/4" x 1/2" stain to top edge, 1" closed tear p. 24, corners lightly nudged, otherwise clean and bright. Previous owner's inscription in pencil to front free endpaper. Tail- and fore-edges untrimmed. Illustrated with 20 photos, including frontispiece of Roosevelt. 153 pp. VERY GOOD PLUS. Item #85018
Speeches, addresses and remarks given by Roosevelt during his first trip to California in May 1903. Includes speeches at Barstow, Victorville, Redlands, San Bernadino, Riverside, Claremont, Pasadena, Los Angeles, Oakland, Ventura, Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, Paso Robles, Watsonville, Santa Cruz, San Jose, University of California, Berkeley, and many more.