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The Pursuit of the Apache Chief. A Story of the Campaign Against Geronimo (American Scouting Series)

by Tomlinson, Everett T.

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Published
1924
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Near Fine
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Second Edition
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New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1924. Near Fine, small bump bottom edge of spine, in SCARCE dust jacket, Very Good, 1" tears at base of spine, light soiling. First published 1920, title page states 1924. . Second Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Report on the Exploration of the Yellowstone River

by Raynolds, Bvt. Brig. Gen. W. F.

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Published
1868
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1868. Original gilt lettered cloth, with large folding "Map of the Yellowstone and Missouri Rivers and their Tributaries, explored by Capt. W.F. Raynolds Topl. Engres. and 1st Lieut. H.E. Maynadier 10th Inft. Assistant.", 178 pages. 40th Congress, 1st Session, Senate Ex. Doc. 77. Very Good, 1/4" loss of cloth at head of spine and… Read more
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The Romance of the Colorado River

by Dellenbaugh, Frederick Samuel

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Published
1903
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Very Good
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Second Printing
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New York: G. P Putnam's Sons, 1903. Reprinted March 1903, following the First Edition, First Printing of November, 1902. Very good in original decorative cloth, the spine darkened, top edge gilt a bit dulled. Internally clean, bright and unmarked, the binding solid. From the collection of Joseph Hyde Pratt, (his signature in red front end page), noted North Carolina … Read more
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Philadelphia: Lippincott, Grambo & Company, 1851. "Collected and prepared under the direction of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, per Act of Congress of March 3d, 1847." Presentation Copies of Parts I, III, and IV only, each part a First Edition, 1851, 1853, and 1854 published by Lippincott, Grambo & Company, Philadelphia . Part I SIGNED AND INSCRIBED "Prof. George… Read more
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Letters and Notes on the Manners Customs and Condition of the North American Indians. In Two Volumes

by Catlin, Geo.(rge)

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Published
1841
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Very Good
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First Edition
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London: Published By the Author, at the Egyptian Hall, Piccadilly , 1841. "Written During Eight Years Travel Amongst the Wildest Tribes of Indians in North America in 1832, 33, 34, 35, 36. 37, 38, and 39. With 400 Illustrations carefully engraved from His Original Paintings." Two volumes in contemporary bright red cloth with decorations and lettering in gilt and black… Read more
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Botanical Features of North American Deserts

by MacDougal, Daniel Trembly

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Published
1908
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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Washington, D.C.: Carnegie Institute of Washington, 1908. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY CONTRIBUTOR William Phipps Blake at front end page - "Professor Joseph Hyde Pratt, Chapel Hill, N.C. with compliments of W.P. Blake (?) Oct. 28, 1908 (Leafs 45)". Phipps contribution starts at p. 45, titled "Geological Sketch of the Region of Tucson, Arizona". Phipps (1826-1910) was the Territorial Geologist… Read more
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Report of Alaska Investigations in 1914

by Jones, E. Lester

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Published
1915
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First Edition
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Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Fisheries , 1915. SCARCE study of the Alaska fishing industry, 155 pages with numerous black and white photographs, many of them of Native American fishermen. This copy finely bound and from the private collection of Dr. Joseph Hyde Pratt, noted North Carolina geologist, conservationist, and state and local civic leader, and later… Read more
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The Buffalo Soldiers (Publisher's Promotional Poster)

by Leckie, William H.

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Fine
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First Printing
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No Place: No Publisher SCARCE publisher's promotional poster, no publisher, no place, no date, but for the 1999 University of Oklahoma Press soft cover edition. Features the front cover image from a painting by M. Kunstler. Fine. Will be shipped loosely rolled in sturdy mailing tube. well suited for framing. . First Printing. Poster. Fine. 24" h x 16"w.… Read more
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Five Separate Weekly Issues, Jan. - Aug., 1856, of Railroad Record and Journal of Commerce, Banking, Manufactures, and Statistics

by D. Mansfield, Editor; T. And W. Wrightson, Assoc. Eds.

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Published
1856
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Very Good
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First Printing
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Cincinnati, Ohio: T. Wrightson & Co., 1856. SCARCE, no copies currently found in commerce. Separate weekly issues, Vol. 3, No.45, Jan. 3; Vol. 3, No. 46, Jan. 10; Vol. 3, No. 50, Feb. 7; Vol. 4, No.7, April 10; and Vol. 4, No. 27, Aug. 28, 1856. All Very Good, later stapled paper protectors over spines, light soiling and toning.… Read more
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History of The Expedition Under the Command of Captains Lewis and Clarke to the Sources of the Missouri, Thence Across the Rocky Mountains, and Down the River Columbia to the Pacific Ocean, Performed During the Years 1804, 1805, 1886(ie 1806) Two Vols.

by Prepared for the Press By Paul Allen, Esq.; Revised, and Abridged by the Omission of Unimportant Details with an Introduction and Notes, by Archibald M'Vickar

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Published
1900
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Very Good
Edition
First Thus
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New York: A. L. Fowle , 1900. Two volumes in original cloth, fold-out map frontis Vol. I is Near Fine, small corner creases. Books are Very Good, boards sunned, light wear at corners. 16mo, pp. i, 371; x, 395. SCARCE in commerce. . First Thus. Cloth. Very Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.
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(Real Photo postcard) Bathing Scene Galveston, Tex. 1909

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1909
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Near Fine
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Cincinnati, Ohio: Norwood Souvenir Co., 1909. Real photo postcard of bathing scene in Galveston, Texas, just 9 years after the great Hurricane of 1900 had devastated Galveston. Near Fine, mailed from Ray Ritter in Galveston to Robert Popkins of Halstead, Kansas, the stamp removed, tiny rubs at corners. . Postcard. Near Fine. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2".
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Newton, Kansas: H. S. Dickey's Post Office, News, Store, 1910. Two real photo postcards mailed to members of the Popkins family of Halstead, Kans., dated Oct. 3 and Nov. 15, 1910. The Ringling Circus Parade card features at least 1 dozen elephants., is Very Good, bottom corner crease. The other card, View of Newton Kans., Looking South on Main St.,… Read more
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(Real Photo postcard) Osage Native American Ceremony, Hominy, Okla. 1941

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1941
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Oklahoma: No Publisher, 1941. Real photo postcard mailed Nov. 12, 1941 to Mr. Vernon Popkins, Halstead, Kans. from his sister. Features Osage Indian ceremony at Hominy, Okla. Part of the message reads "Well this is the way they dance down here. Had a big Pow Wow this fall ...". . Postcard. Near Fine. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2".
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(Real Photo postcard) Cowboys with Horses and Store

by DeWitt C. Wheeler, Photographer

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New York: DeWitt C. Wheeler, Photographer No date, circa 1908 -1910. Printed "Anglo Life Series" verso, featuring 3 cowboys with 3 horses and a building that appears to be a store. Sent to Mrs. Wesley Popkins, Halstead, Kansas, from Sada ?, concerning an upcoming visit. Very Good, with creases. New York photographer DeWitt C. Wheeler's works are… Read more
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(Real Photo postcards) Two Views of Syracuse, Kansas 1916

by W. W. Kidwell, Photographer

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Published
1916
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Syracuse, Kansas : W. W. Kidwell,/ Kidwell's Studio Photo , 1916. Two real photo postcards, sent by mail Aug. 7 and Sept. 20, 1916. Both by W.W. Kidwell photographic studio, Syracuse, Hamilton County, Kansas. Sent from Syracuse, Kansas by Robert Popkins to his parents Sept. 20 and to his brother Chas. Aug. 7, both living in Halstead, Kansas. The… Read more
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California on Stone (Presentation Copy with TLS)

by Peters, Harry T.

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Published
1935
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Fine
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Limited and Numbered Edition
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Garden City: Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1935. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR at front end page -" To Ethan D. Alyea, Who helped with this volume as the acknowledgements show - With thanks & regards, Harry T. Peters". With laid in one page TLS on author's stationery with New York City letterhead, dated December 23, 1935 to Mr. Alyea -… Read more
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Little Nature Studies of Estes Park ( INSCRIBED By Mrs. Mills)

by Estes Park Woman's Club

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Estes Park, Colorado : Estes Park Woman's Club No date, circa 1916. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED at front end page by Mrs. (Esther) Mills, wife of Enos Mills, the main driver behind the establishment of the Rocky Mountain National Park. The Mills' were lifetime residents of Estes Park. The full page inscription reads -"The information in this book is limited to… Read more
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Songs of the Yellowstone Park Lodges

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Early Printing
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Yellowstone Park Wyo. : The Yellowstone Park Lodge and Camps Co. Subtitle reads "If You Feel Like Sighing - Sing.". 43, [1] pages, in stapled pictorial wrappers, containing lyrics to popular camp songs of the time. No Date, circa late 1920s. Near Fine, very faint crease rear cover. An excellent copy. . Early Printing. Stapled Wrappers.… Read more
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The Journey of Coronado 1540-1542, from the City of Mexico to the Grand Canyon of the Colorado and the Buffalo Plains of Texas, Kansas, and Nebraska

by Winship, George Winship, Translator and Editor

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Published
1904
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Near Fine
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First Trail Makers Edition
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New York: A. S. Barnes & Co., 1904. Near Fine, tiny rubs at corners, top dusty. Publisher's red cloth with gilt lettering. The Trail Makers Series, A Library of History and Exploration, edited by Prof. John Bach MacMaster. . First Trail Makers Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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The Journeys of Rene Robert Cavelier Sieur De La Salle. Two Volumes

by Cox, Isaac Joslin, Editor

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Published
1905
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Near Fine
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First Trail Makers Edition
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New York: A. S. Barnes & Co. , 1905. Near Fine, tiny rubs at corner, two small fade spots spine Vol. II, tops dusty. Publisher's red cloth with gilt lettering. The Trail Makers Series, A Library of History and Exploration, edited by Prof. John Bach MacMaster. . First Trail Makers Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 12mo - over… Read more
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