[Oroville]: Oroville Register Print, 1900. 1st Printing (Rocq 1308). Unpaginated, though 32 pp. Half-tone b/w photographic image of Bidwell, p. 3. 8-1/4" x 5-3/8". Original publisher's printed purple paper covers, sewn. Now housed in an archival mylar sleeve. Modest wear & age-toning, VG+ - Nr Fine. Item #50520
Bidwell was a California pioneer, politician, and soldier. In March 1848, he discovered gold in Butte County, and today is known as the founder of Chico, California.