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A Bride Goes West

By: Alderson, Nannie T.; Smith, Helena Huntington

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Lincoln, Nebraska, U.S.A., Univ of Nebraska Pr, 1969


Trade paperback. University of Nebraska, 1969. In very good condition, some cover wear. An American woman pioneer who was two days' journey from a grocery store and the problem of keeping dirt floors clean. View more info

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A Bride Goes West

By: Alderson, Nannie T.; Smith, Helena Huntington

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Lincoln, Nebraska, U.S.A., Univ of Nebraska Pr, 1969


Trade paperback. Very good condition, address label on back of front cover. An American woman pioneer who was two days' journey from a grocery store and the problem of keeping dirt floors clean. View more info

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A Pictorial History of the American Indian

By: Oliver La Farge

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Crown, 0


Oversized hardcover, no DJ. Crown Publishers, third printing, May, 1957. In good condition, private library stamp embossed on front end paper, mylar cover, some stains from tape on end papers, boards show edgewear. Interior is clear and bright. Filled with color and black white photos and prints. View more info

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Agate School History 1930-1960

By: Dorothy Gebhard, Joe D Svoboda

Price: $50.00


Hardcover, in mylar. Self published, no date. In near fine condtiion, front end paper has a few creases. Thirty years of school history of this eastern Colorado town. View more info

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American Journeys An Anthology of Travel in the United States

By: E D Bennett

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Travel Vision, 1975


Trade paperback. Near fine condition, pages toning. A variety of tales about travelling in America in the earlier years of our nation. View more info

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As I Saw It: Women Who Lived the American Adventure

By: Hoople, Cheryl G.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Dial Books for Young Readers,


Hardcover, ex-library. Dial Press, second printing, 1980. In very good condition, usual library markings. Stories of some of America's most adventurous and least known women. Includes photos. View more info

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Best Wishes from Fort D A Russell Wyoming

By: N/A

Price: $75.00


A folding card, heavy red card stock, containing two black and white photos depicting Fort D A Russell near Cheyenne, Wyoming. A mini 1926 calendar is pasted to the paper frame below one picture. In very good condition, red card stock has light spotting and soiling. Fort D A Russell (named after Union Brigadier General David A Russell) was established in 1867. The fort was originally built to protect the builders of the Union Pacific Railroad. It became one of the nation... View more info

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Black Diamonds of Sheridan A Facet of Wyoming History

By: Stanley A Kuzara

Price: $275.00

Publisher: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


Oversized hardcover. Self-published, first edition, 1977. In near fine condition, number 986 stamped on front endpaper, with a very good DJ, has some edgewear, chips and tears, now protected by mylar. Inscribed and signed by author on the title page. Inscription and signature are from two different pens suggesting the book was signed first, the inscription and date added for the owner. A history of coal mining in and around the Sheridan, Wyoming area. Included with the b... View more info

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Breaking the Chains : African-American Slave Resistance

By: Katz, William L.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 1990


Hardcover, ex-library. Antheneum, 1990. In near fine condition, usual library markings, doesn't appear to have been checked out. African-American slave resistance. Slaves did not wear their chains quietly. These stories show how they fought back. View more info

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Buckskin and Blanket Days

By: Thomas Henry Tibbles

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Doubleday, 1957


Hardcover. Doubleday, 1957. Originally written in 1905. In very good condition, paper is separating at the hinge on front flyleaf, outside page edges toning. DJ is good, has some chipping and a small section missing at the bottom of the front panel and spine, back panel has some soiling, now in mylar. Memoirs of a friend of the Indians. A pioneer, scout, hunter and Indian friend, the story of his life from his youth in Bleeding, Kansas, to the Battle of Wounded Knee. View more info

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Caspar Collins

By: Agnes Wright Spring

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Columbia University, 1927

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. Columbia University Press, 1927, first edition. In very good condition, pages toning, edges lightly bumped, interior is clean and bright. DJ is good, has some chipping and creasing, moderate soiling of external panels, is toning from age, in mylar cover. Biography of Caspar Wever Collins for which Fort Caspar and subsequently Casper, Wyoming was named. Lieutenant Collins was killed in the Platte Bridge Battle, July 26, 1865. Contains text and reproductions of ... View more info

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Cassidy

By: Nelson, Lee

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Mapleton, Utah, U.S.A., Council Pr, 1992

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. Near fine condition, very light edgewear. The Mormon farm boy from Southern Utah who put together the longest string of successful bank and train robberies in the history of the American West. View more info

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Church Signs Across America

By: Steve Paulson, Pam Paulson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bergenfield, New Jersey, U.S.A., Overlook Pr, 2006

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover with pictorial boards, no DJ. In near fine condition. Humorous, inspirational, quirky, and kind messages. A photo tour of the churches in the states. View more info

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Claremore's All Will Rogers, Although He Never Lived There

By: Ernie Pyle

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Tulsa Tribune, 1939


Article. In very good condition, toned from age and creased from storage, one small piece taped near end of first paragraph on the backside. This is a newspaper clipping date-line Claremont, OK, May 4, written by Ernie Pyle that discusses the newly opened (at that time) Will Rogers memorial. The reverse side of the clipping contains many want ads, mostly for apartment rentals, which prices ranging from $4.00 to $40.00. There is also a portion of Moon Mullins cartoon stri... View more info

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Colorado And Homes in the New West

By: E R Emmet

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Lee and Shepard, 1880

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover, no DJ, mylar cover. Lee and Shepard, 1880, first edition thus. In very good condition, moderate bumping to corners, small areas rubbed through on bottom edges, minor soiling on some pages, light creasing to about the final 20 pages, front hinge is just beginning to crack, outside page edges toning. Overall book is quite solid and text/illustrations are, for the most part, bright and clean. An early treatise seeking to encourage settlement of the West, especial... View more info