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Novato Township: Land Grant to World War II. [Signed by May Ungemach].

Ungemach, May Rodgers.

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ISBN 10: 0961981008 / ISBN 13: 9780961981006
Edité par Novato: Novato Historical Guild, 1989
Etat : Fine Couverture rigide
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First edition, so stated, of this massive history of Novato township, a typical small American town until World War II, and now the largest town in Marin County, California. This is a fine copy, with minor spotting to top edge, in fine, unclipped dust jacket, and has been SIGNED BY MAY RODGERS UNGEMACH on the title page. In addition, the book has been inscribed by Robert Hamilton Trumbell, Jr., to his son, Robert Hamilton Trumbell III on the front endpaper -- a significant inscription, as the Trumbell family figured prominently in the development and history of Novato, and they are discussed in depth throughout the book. A lovely "association" of sorts, and quite scarce as such. N° de réf. du libraire 8594

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Titre : Novato Township: Land Grant to World War II....

Éditeur : Novato: Novato Historical Guild

Date d'édition : 1989

Reliure : Hardcover

Etat du livre : Fine

Etat de la jaquette : Fine

Signé : Signed by Author(s)

Edition : 1st Edition

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Despite traffic gridlock & a multiplicity of buildings, Novato's early history has not been lost. The reader of 'Novato Township' will find recorded in text, maps & over 300 historic photos, the first 150 years of Novato's evolution, from the time Miwok Indians ceased to roam the hills and valleys to the onset of WWII.

Novato (in North Marin) was once a rancho, granted to Fernando Feliz by the Mexican governor in 1839. Over the 2 decades that followed, the property changed ownership a number of times but the Novato valley remained virtually unchanged until partners Joseph Sweetser & Francis DeLong planted one of the largest orchards in the world.

The original Old Town - a general store, several saloons & a hotel - was located on South Novato Blvd...where sloops & bargees transported goods to and from Novato. By 1900, the railroad was handling most of the shipping and land around the depot, east of the old State highway, had become the 'new town' of Novato.

A typical small American town until WWII, Novato is now the largest city in Marin.

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