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Early History Of Omaha; Walks And Talks Among The Old Settlers: A Series Of Sketches In The Shape Of A Connected Narrative Of The Early Events And Incidents Of Early Times In Omaha, Together With A Brief Mention Of The Most Important Events Of Later Years by Alfred Sorenson

Early History Of Omaha; Walks And Talks Among The Old Settlers: A Series Of Sketches In The Shape Of A Connected Narrative Of The Early Events And Incidents Of Early Times In Omaha, Together With A Brief Mention Of The Most Important Events Of Later Years

by Alfred Sorenson

Publication: Printed at the office of the Daily Bee, 1876, Omaha

First edition. 8vo. Original orange cloth, [10], 248 pp. [ including advertisements], brown endpapers, frontis., preface, illustrated, advertisements. Illustrations by Charles S. Huntington. A history of Omaha, its settlers, pioneers, businesses, churches, prominent citizens, banking, Indians, historical events, etc. Six Guns 2071 says, "Scarce." "Has a chapter on horse thieves and vigilantes." Bookplate of Ames Free Library on front pastedown sheet, small library stamp on frontispiece and title page, removal of library cards from rear pastedown and fly leaf, rear spine starting to loosen, and light wear to the spine ends, else a good, tight copy. HOWES S772. GRAFF 3897. SABIN 87142. SIX GUNS 2071.

Inventory Number: 31024

$175.00