U.S. History- The West from Dale Steffey Books

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image of 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

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
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Trail Makers Edition
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$150.00

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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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image of The Journeys of Rene Robert Cavelier Sieur De La Salle. Two Volumes

The Journeys of Rene Robert Cavelier Sieur De La Salle. Two Volumes

by Cox, Isaac Joslin, Editor

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Published
1905
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Trail Makers Edition
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$125.00

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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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Hayne's New Guide and Motorists' Complete Road Log of Yellowstone National Park

by Haynes, J. E.

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Published
1927
Condition
Fine
Edition
Thirty-eighth Edition
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$100.00

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Saint Paul, MN: J. E. Haynes, Publisher, 1927. Fine, with Fine fold-out map at rear, and uncommon thus. Prior owner name and address front paste down, with the names and cities of "the good Scouts with whom I saw Yellowstone" written verso rear end page. Revised Edition Approved by The National Park Service. . Thirty-eighth Edition . Flexible Leather. Fine/No… Read more
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A Tour of St. Louis; or, The Inside Life of a Great City

by Dacus, J.A. & James W. Buel

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Published
1878
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$125.00

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St. Louis, MO: Western Publishing Co., 1878. Original publisher's dark brown embossed cloth with gilt stamped lettering front cover and spine. Very Good, prior owner name stamp front paste down, cloth rubbed at edges and lightly soiled, front hinge about half open yet holding nicely, end papers toned. Internally clean and unmarked, with numerous illustrations. A great history of the… Read more
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A New Pictograph Autobiography of Sitting Bull ( with Seven Plates )

by Praus, Alexis A.

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Published
1955
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Printing
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$100.00

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Washington, D.C.: The Smithsonian Institution , 1955. SCARCE. 4 pp. text with 7 plates. Very Good Plus, small corner creases, small smudges margin of text pages. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections, Vol. 123, No.6 (Publication 4180). . First Printing. Stapled Pictorial Wrappers. Very Good Plus/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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image of Folk-Say A Regional Miscellany No.1, 1929

Folk-Say A Regional Miscellany No.1, 1929

by Botkin, B. A., Editor; Contributions By Paul Horgan, Stamley Vestal, and J. Frank Dobie

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Published
1929
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$150.00

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Norman, OK: Oklahoma Folk-Lore Society, 1929. SCARCE. The first publication of this important folklore journal. Very Good, 1/4" paper loss at spine ends, triangular chip bottom corner rear wrapper, small edge chips and tears. Features "Neawtha's Warpath, An ArapahoTale" by Stanley Vestal, "The Dream That Never Dies, Oklahoma Treasure Legends" by J. Frank Dobie, and "Episodes from the Passionate… Read more
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Cabinet Card Portrait in Profile of Ma To Chu Tu Hu (Bear's Rib)

by Gardner, Alexander - Photographer )

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Near Fine
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$800.00

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Portland, OR: Watson No date, circa 1890s-1905 ( Langdon's List of 19th & Early 20th Century Photographers). The publisher most likely Joseph E. Watson. Cabinet card depicting Chief Ma To Chu Tu Hu (Bear's Rib), Hunkpapa Sioux Chief, done in 1872 by Alexander Gardner. Seated, in profile, in partial native dress with Peace Medal and headdress and holding pipe and… Read more
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Cabinet Card of Sioux Chief High Horse

by Anderson, John A. - Photographer

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Published
1900
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Near Fine
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Reading Pa : J. D. Strunk, 1900. Cabinet card titled in image "Sioux Chief High Horse copyright 1900 J.A. Anderson". Published by J.D. Strunk, verso reads "Instantaneous process used exclusively Strunk Ast Photography 730 Penn Street, Reading, PA. Duplicates of this picture can be ordered any time at reduced rates." John A. Anderson was noted for his photographs of… Read more
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image of Cabinet Card of Osh - Tisch ( "Find Them and Kills Them" ) and His Wife

Cabinet Card of Osh - Tisch ( "Find Them and Kills Them" ) and His Wife

by John H. Fouch.- Photographer)

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Fine
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Mobile, Alabama : Reed & Wallace Cabinet card depicting Osh-Tisch " Find Them and Kills Them" (left) and his wife. The first portrait of an American Indian berdache ( a man who chose to dress and live as a woman), and the earliest (and the only contemporary ) picture of an Indian woman-warrior. John H. Fouch made this portrait,… Read more
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image of AB-SA-RA-KA Land of Massacre; Being the Experience of an Officer's Wife on the Plains. With an Outline of Indian Operations and Conferences from 1865-1878, Revised, Enlarged, and Illustrated with Maps, Cuts, Indian Portraits, Etc.

AB-SA-RA-KA Land of Massacre; Being the Experience of an Officer's Wife on the Plains. With an Outline of Indian Operations and Conferences from 1865-1878, Revised, Enlarged, and Illustrated with Maps, Cuts, Indian Portraits, Etc.

by Col. Henry B. Carrington; ( Fourth Edition of Mrs. Carrington's Narrative )

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Published
1878
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Fourth Edition
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$750.00

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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott & Co. , 1878. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on front end page - "With regards of the author Henry Carrington". Very Good in original blue cloth stamped in gilt front cover with decoration of Native American war chief, gilt lettering and rules at spine, cloth rubbed at spine ends, spine a bit sunned, front hinge starting.… Read more
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Maria: The Potter of San Ildefonso

by Marriott, Alice

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Published
1965
Condition
Very Good
Edition
10th Printing
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$100.00

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Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 1965. SIGNED by Maria on illustration page "Maria Povika". 10th printing, 1965. Very Good, black cloth boards lightly rubbed, in a Very Good dust jacket, light rubbing at tips. SCARCE with two contemporary 4-page brochures laid in: "The Story of Maria's Pottery", written by Margaret Chase, and "San Ildefonso Potters MARIA and POPOVI DA".… Read more
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image of Three Wonderlands of the American West. Being the Notes of a Traveler, Concerning the Yellowstone Park, the Yosemite National Park, and the Grand Canyon of the Colorado River, with a Chapter on Other Wonders of the Great American West

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Boston: L. C. Page & Co., 1913. Near Fine, small ink mark bottom edge front pastedown, tiny rubs at spine ends, scattered faint toning throughout. In original green cloth stamped in gilt with decorative front cover and spine, top edge gilt. With sixteen reproductions in color from original paintings by Thomas Moran, N.A., thirty-two duogravures from photographs, and maps of… Read more
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PLETKA; Promotional Poster

by Pletka, ( Paul )

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Published
1983
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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$200.00

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Flagstaff, AZ: Northland Press, 1983. SCARCE publisher's promotional poster, 17" w x 27 1/4" h, featuring the same stunning painting as the book's front cover. Near Fine, faint creases, 17" w x 22 3/4" h. Well suited for framing, will be shipped loosely rolled in a mailing tube. . First Printing. Poster. Near Fine. 17" w x 27… Read more
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image of Promotional Poster: Word Mysteries & Histories, from Quiche to Humble Pie

Promotional Poster: Word Mysteries & Histories, from Quiche to Humble Pie

by Barry Moser ( Illustrator ); the Editors of American Heritage Dictionary; Foreword by Robert Claiborne

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Published
1986
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1986. Publisher's promotional poster featuring Barry Moser's "Sheriff", a woodcut of Gary Cooper as Marshal Will Kane from the film "High Noon". Near Fine, small bottom corner crease, 18 1/2"w x 24"h. Issued in limited numbers for the ABA trade show in 1986, well suited for framing. Will be shipped loosely rolled in a mailing tube. .… Read more
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image of Promotional Poster: Karl Bodmer's America

Promotional Poster: Karl Bodmer's America

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Published
1984
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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$250.00

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No Place: Joslyn Art Museum & University of Nebraska Press, 1984. Publisher's promotional poster for the 1984 book, featuring Bodmer's portrait of Ho-Ta-Ma, Ponca Man, (detail). Distributed in limited numbers at the ABA trade show in 1984. Near Fine, faint small creases at edge. 22"w x 26 1/4"h. A masterful poster, well suited for framing. Poster well be shipped losely… Read more
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QUANAH The Serpent Eagle : Promotional Poster

by Foreman, Paul

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Published
1983
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$500.00

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Flagstaff, AZ: Northland Press , 1983. RARE. A strong and striking black and white photograph of the Comanche war chief Quanah Parker, superimposed over a blood red map of the part of Texas involved in the Red River Indian War. Fine, as issued, 20"w x 26"h, printed on high quality paper and distributed in limited number at the ABA trade… Read more
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Promotional Poster - "Reflections of a Black Cowboy " COWBOYS ( Book One)

by Miller, Robert H.; Illustrated by Richard Leonard

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Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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$35.00

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No Place: Silver Burdett Publisher's promotional poster, 17" w x 22" h. Near Fine, toning to paper, faint crease. Well suited for framing, an uncommon poster. All posters will be shipped loosely rolled in a mailing tube. . . First Printing. Poster. Near Fine. 17" w x 22" h.
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Promotional Poster for ANSEL ADAMS AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY

by Adams, Ansel

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Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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$75.00

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Boston: New York Graphic Society / Little, Brown and Co. , 1985. Original publisher's promotional poster, 18" w x24"h, featuring a photograph copyright 1984 by Jim Alinder (11 1/2" w x 12 1/2" h) of a smiling Ansel Adams. Near Fine, slight creases at margins. An uncommon poster, well suited for framing, distributed in short supply at the ABA… Read more
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image of Advertising card) "If You are Going to BONESTEEL Stop at CAMP SECURITY"

Advertising card) "If You are Going to BONESTEEL Stop at CAMP SECURITY"

by 1904 Land Rush to Rosebud Sioux Reservation

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Sioux City, Iowa : Sioux City Tent & Awning Co. No Date, circa 1904. Advertising card for Sioux City Tent & Awning Co. measuring 3 1/4" x 6", the front side features a black and white photograph of Camp Security, the verso reads "If You are Going to BONESTEEL Stop at CAMP SECURITY. Because - There are accomodations for about… Read more
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Portland, OR: Hotel Hoyt RARE, (Worldcat locates 2 copies) advertising brochure for the legendary Portland Hotel Hoyt. No Date, circa 191?. Near Fine, small (1/4") tears at folds. 1 folded sheet. ([6] pages) : color illustrations with color drawing of the hotel, color photos of two of the rooms and the lobby, rates, and 4 paragraphs of description. The… Read more
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