THE CALIFORNIA WHITE CAP MURDERS: An Episode in Vigilantitsm.
Place Published: Santa Barbara, CA
Publisher: Helen Rocca Goss
Date Published: 1969
Edition: First edition
Condition: Fine, mostly unopened
Book Id: 21526
Original red cloth, octavo (7.25 x 10.5 inches), 132 pp. Illustrated throughout from b/w photos and drawings.
Akin to the Ku Klux Klan, the White Caps were a secret society with a social agenda that included enforcing their own strict moral code, as well as discriminating against blacks. The event described here took place in Lake County California in 1890.