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Robber And Hero, The Story Of The Raid On The First National Bank Of Northfield, Minnesota, By The James-Younger Band Of Robbers, In 1876 by  George Huntington

Robber And Hero, The Story Of The Raid On The First National Bank Of Northfield, Minnesota, By The James-Younger Band Of Robbers, In 1876

by George Huntington

First edition. Cloth, 119pp., frontis, numerous illustrations, diagram of bank interior. Details the events of September 7, 1876 when the James-Younger gang attempted to rob the First National Bank in Northfield, Minnesota. Includes the events of the raid but also the ensuing two-week manhunt through southern Minnesota. "A carefully written book based upon contemporary newspaper accounts and considered accurate."---Ramon Adams. Moderate general wear and soiling. Very good in original cloth.

Inventory Number: 37992

$250.00