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Father De Smet In Dakota, Louis Pfaller
1 Father De Smet In DakotaLouis Pfaller
fine, Assumption Abbey Press, 1962, same date on front/back of title page

Father De Smet In Dakota, Louis Pfaller, Assumption Abbey Press, Richardton, ND, 1962, same date on front/back of title page, softcovers clean with tight binding, 79 pages, clean, no writing or marks, this booklet after years of collecting information on the activities of Father De Smet in North and South Dakota was written in the summer of 1960 and published serially in the Diocese of Bismarck's "Dakota Catholic Action", several historical photographs, frontispiece of Father Pierre Jean De Smet, S.J., 1801-1873, Index, 6 x 9, booklet in fine/as new condition,

Price: 12.00 USD
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History of the City of Bismarck, North Dakota 1872-1972, George F. Bird; Edwin J. Taylor, Jr., R. C. Peterson
2 History of the City of Bismarck, North Dakota 1872-1972George F. Bird; Edwin J. Taylor, Jr., R. C. Peterson
near fine, Bismarck Centennial Association, 1972, Signed by Authors on Title Page

History of the City of Bismarck, North Dakota 1872-1972, George F. Bird; Edwin J. Taylor, Jr., R. C. Peterson, Bismarck Centennial Association, Bismarck, North Dakota, 1972, Signed by Authors on Title Page, dust jacket intact but shows considerable wear with chipping and rubbing, green boards with gold title lettering on front and along spine, boards clean, light bumping along spine edges, very light rubbing along fore-edges, straight, tight binding, 303 pages, contents include numerous historical photographs and interesting text, Part I: Beginning To Statehood (1872-1889), topics include among others...Townsite Fight, Black Hills and Gold, How the Capital Came to Bismarck, The Marquis de Mores, Early Medicine; Part II: Statehood To Capitol Fire (1889-1930), topics include among others...Constitutional Convention of 1889, Alexander McKenzie, The Great Fire of 1898, teddy Roosevelt, The Automobile, Jim Jam Jems, World War I; Part III: Years Of Turmoil (1930-1950), topics include among others...The Dirty Thirties; The Capitol Burned, The Fight to Keep the Capital, William Langer, Drouth and Depression, War and Plenty, Dams, Who Thought there Was Oil in North Dakota; Part IV: Man Made Changes (1951-1972), topics include among others...Black Gold, The Flood of 1952, Saints vs. Demons, Television, Garrison Dam, Bismarck Junior College, Mary College, The Blizzard of '66, the Constitutional Convention of 1972, Pages clean, no witting or marks, 8vo (( 3/4" tall), dust jacket in poor condition, boards and pages in near fine condition

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In Buffalo Country, Brewerton, George D.
3 In Buffalo CountryBrewerton, George D.
Very Good +(plus), Lewis Osborne, 1970, Special Limited Edition 39 out of 1400

Lewis Osborne, Ashland, 1970, Special Limited Edition, 39 out of 1400, white plain paper dust jacket, light soiling, light rubbing along edges, two small holes in front fore-edge, light brown boards, gold illustration on front, gold lettering along spine, boards clean, very slight bow, tight binding, no bumping, 71 numbered pages, Colophon at end of book indicating that all the illustrations are believed to have been drawn by the author, engraved on wood by Richardson & Cox for the original printing by Harper's, front illustrated paste-down and free end-paper entitled...."A Portion of the General Map showing countries explored by the United States & Mexican Boundary Commission in the years 1850,51,52 & 53", rear paste-down and free end-paper of drawing entitled.."The Prairie Ocean", introduction by David Lavender, numerous drawings through-out, pages clean, no writing or marks, light age tanning and soiling on front and rear paste-downs and free end-papers, large 8vo (10 3/4" tall).

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Where The Buffalo Roam The Storm Over The revolutionary Plan To Restore America's Great Plains, Matthews, Anne
4 Where The Buffalo Roam The Storm Over The revolutionary Plan To Restore America's Great PlainsMatthews, Anne
Fine, grove Weidenfeld, 1992, First Edition

Matthews, Anne. Where The Buffalo Roam The Storm Over The Revolutionary Plan To Restore America's Great Plains. New York: Grove Weidenfeld, 1992. First edition stated with complete number line. ISBN: 0802114083. illustrated dust jacket protected with mylar covering, clean in Fine/As New Condition, not price clipped ($19.95 listed on jacket flap), gray boards, black cloth spine with gold lettering, boards clean, straight, tight binding, 193 pages includes Preface; I. A Buffalo Commons: The Great Plains; II. The Ghost Dancers: The Central Plains, Nebraska, Kansas, Colorado; III. No Man's Land: The Southern Plains: Oklahoma and Texas; IV. Where The Buffalo Roam: The Northern Plains: Montana and Wyoming: Afterword, pages crisp, clean, no writing or marks, interesting overview of the dilemmas of the great Plains, well written and researched, frontispiece of map of the "Buffalo Commons", 8vo (8.5" tall). Fine/AS New in fine dust-jacket. Hardcover

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