Santa Fe Trail | Santa Fe Trail
The earliest perception of California was of a wonderful land of mystery and plenty, a Terrestrial Paradise. California would become a magnet for generations of people seeking the good life. The first foreign settlements in California were planted by Spaniards in the late eighteenth century. Padres...
An adaptation of Marion Russell's book Land of Enchantment describes her eventful 1852 journey with her mother and brother from Kansas to California over the Santa Fe trail in a large wagon train.
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