LETTERS OF ALFRED R. CALHOUN: MOJAVE DESERT 1867-1868
15 April 2011. New Letters of Alfred R. Calhoun edited and annotated by John N. Marnell released.
Alfred R. Calhoun, sent letters back East while traveling with the Union Pacific Railway survey led by General William J. Palmer. Calhoun was an astute and articulate recorder of events and people encountered in the wilds of the post-Civil War Desert West.