From Buckskin to Teambells~ Memoirs of Mendocino County teamster c 1890-1925 Laytonville Covelo California History & Idaho Twin Falls TEAGUE


Title: From Buckskin to Teambells as told by John Snider

Author: Vera Snider Teague
Illustrator: Don Raphael Madden

Description: Card covers. Clean. Includes illustrations and vintage photographs. 174 pages. 9 x 6.2 inches. Six copies noted on OCLC.

Northern California memoirs of John Abraham Snider (1889-1979), primarily covering the years up through the early 1920s. Snider was born in Mendocino County and grew up in Laytonville and he had family was scattered around the county. In 1909 he was living in Covelo. He describes many aspects and adventures in his career as a teamster, hauling supplies and goods in horse-drawn wagons around northern California, through Mendocino, Trinity and Humboldt Counties, doing work for ranches and mines, and assisting with road building. In 1917, he took up work in southern Idaho, in and around Hansen, Hazelton, and Gooding, before removing again to California (Manteca) in 1922.

Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine

Publisher: [published by author] Printed by The Letter Shop
Place: Ukiah, California
Year: 1975

Keywords: Mendocino County, teamster, hauling, wagon driving, California, history, memoirs, personal recollections, Laytonville, Long Valley, Westport, Covelo, teamster, hauling, Idaho, Twin Falls County, Hansen, Hazelton, Gooding, John Abraham Snider,

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