HISTORICAL SKETCH of the STATE NORMAL SCHOOL at SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA, 1862-1889, with a Catalog of Its Graduates and a Record of Their Work for Twenty-Seven Years.
Edition: First edition.
Sacramento: State Office. . J. D. Young, Supt State Printing. 1889. Hardcover first edition - An account of the establishment and early years of the first state normal school (or teachers' training college) in California. Lists all of the teachers at the college with brief biographical notes, and all of the graduates, both alphabetically and by year. Two engravings of the first building and the present building following the title page. 283 pp.
Condition: Good condition overall in dark brown cloth with gilt lettering on the front cover - corners somewhat bumped, a bit of mottling to the back cover, and some offsetting to the endpapers. Previous owner's name dated 1896. A sturdy and very readable copy.