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JACKSON'S DIARY OF '59

Jackson, George A.

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N.p., 1929. First edition. [20]pp.. Including title page which has a portrait of Jackson. Original full red flexible suede with title in gilt on front cover with a gold nugget, stapled as issued. Small smudge on fron cover. The foundation document was printed in a few copies for local distribution. Jackson, the first man to find the shining metal in Colorado's golden hills, had been prospecting in California in 1857. In the spring of 1858 he went to Colorado, rather with the view of hunting and trapping than searching for gold. A Cherry Creek he encamped at Smith's trading post, then proceeded to the Cache la Poudre, and, during the winter continued on the head of Clear Creek. From thence, deciding to prospect the region, he followed upon the Vasquez River to Graff Valley and Soda Creek and on to Chicago Creek. On the fateful day of January 5, 1859, he recorded in his journal: "Moved up to next Creek on the south side... good gravel here; looks like it would carry gold." He did fin ... Read more

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Wash.,: HD90, 1832. 86pp. Dbd. First edition. Wagner-Camp 46: "This contains a letter from William Clark; Joshua Pilcher's report... on the rise and present condition of the fur trade... an account of the Immell-Jones massacre, Alphonso Wetmore on the Santa Fe trade..., Schoolcraft's report..." Shaw 16084.

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MEMOIRES DE JOHN TANNER...

James, Edwin and John Tanner

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Paris: Bertrand, 1835. 2 vols. Original printed wrappers. First French edition with additional notes Tanner was captured by the Indians in Kentucky at the age of nine. He was subsequently taken to the country of the upper Mississippi where he lived as an Indian for thirty years, spending much time in the Red River country, on the Assiniboine River at Turtle Mountains and the Mandan village." Howes J42. Wagner-Camp-Becker 40:3. Field 772..Ayer 292.

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[Wash.,, 1803]. First edition. 32pp. dbd. Most of the laws listed were signed in type by William Henry Harrison and William Clarke. The territories were required by ordinance to report all laws adopted by the Governor and Judges to Congress. Shaw 33065.

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Wash.: HED 157, 1868. 363,595,2pp. Disbound. Includes part 2 and 3: Trial and Conviction of American Citizens in Great Britain...

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Phila., 1936. 368pp. Illus. Original cloth, d.j. Fine copy in original publisher's cardboard case. First edition. Collin was the last Swedish pastor in the old Swede's churches on the Delaware. His journal tells of his religious labors, but also of his inventions and scientific studies.

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N.Y.: Baker & Scribner, 1849. First edition. [13],278pp. Original cloth. Cyrus W. Field's copy with his name in pencil on the front flyleaf One of the earliest published accounts of the gold fields, reprinted numerous times in subsequent years. "Johnson arrived at San Francisco by steamer on April 1, 1849 and left there by steamer for Panama May 1. The month on April was spent in a trip to Sacramento and the mining camps." - Streeter 2575. Cowan p.315. Howes J154. Mintz 260. Wagner-Camp-Becker 167g2. Kurutz 363A One of the earliest published accounts of the gold fields. Graff 2223. Wheat Gold Rush 163. Sabin 16328. Rocq 15884.

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Chicago: Utgiven, 1924. First Edition. 141,[2]pp. Illus. Original small 8vo cloth. Swedish immigrants arriving in Sitka in 1890. Not in Wickersham or Tourville

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Wash.: SD386, 1844. 607pp. Folded plates. dbd. First edition. Not in Kress or Larson. One of the most important works of its kind.

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Hartford: Case, Lockwood & Co, 1866. First edition. 48pp. Original printed wrappers. Howes J133. Not in Eberstadt, Soliday or Graff. Johnson became engineer-in-chief to the directors of the Northern Pacific Railroad Company. He presents an excellent view of what must be done to increase and improve navigation to the West.

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Augusta, Ga.: Chronicle, 1890. 31pp., uncut. Original printed small 4to gray wrappers, small triangle missing at lower inner margin. Dornbusch 2738.

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THE STORY OF RICE COUNTY.

Jones, Horace.

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[Wichita, Ks., Wichita Eagle], 1928. 135pp. Illus. Original fold stamped small 8vo cl. First edition. Adams Herd 1189. Adams Six Guns 1192: "Has some information about Wild Bill Hickok, Hurricane Bill, Fort Griffin, Texas, and other persons and places." Rittenhouse 334. Also includes chapters on early exploration, the Buffalo, the Santa Fe Trail, etc

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Springfield, Ma.: Bowles, 1854. First edition. 275pp. Original decorated small octavo cloth( spine lightly chipped at top; old library bookplate on inside front cover) Howes J210: "Practically a history of the Mohegans." Field 800: " "Stockbridge, in Massachusetts, was the residence of the Stockbridge Housatonic Muh-he-ka-ne-ok (Mohegan) Indians... In Section II entitled 'Indian History' the author reproduces a fragment of a work said to be written by the Indian 'Captain Hendrick Aupaumut." It consists of ten closely printed pages, of very valuable information regarding the habits and mode of life of the Stockbridge Indians. Section III is entitled: 'Further particulars relating to Manners, Customs, Religion, etc., and Section IV, 'Language of the Muh-he-ka-ne-ok.' Section V to XIX are entirely occupied with a history of the Missions among the tribe until 1785, when it removed to Madison County in New York, upon a tract of land donated to them by the Oneidas, ... Read more

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Wash.: HM22, 1853. First edition. 180pp. dbd. After the Mexican War, he transported 300 refugees out of lower California, paying the expenses from the military contributions levied at Mazatlan. For this act he was court martialed, even though at the time of the Sec. of Navy commended him!

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N.Y.: Alvord, 1867. 16pp. Original printed wrappers. First edition.

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Cincinnati: Harvey, [1909]. First edition. 496pp. Illus. Original gold stamped small 4to cloth. Perhaps the best biographical sketch of this famous American medical pioneer

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