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Stories Of Early Days In Wyoming; Big Horn Basin. TACETTA B. WALKER

Stories Of Early Days In Wyoming; Big Horn Basin.

TACETTA B. WALKER

Publication: Prairie Publishing Company, 1936, Casper, Wyoming

First edition. 8vo. Cloth, maps on front and rear endpapers, vi + 271p. Introduction, bibliography, index, illustrations from photos, maps. Discusses Bridger Trail, early mail delivery, ranches and roundups, Johnson County War, derivation of names on the land, and outlaws, fur trade, pioneers, etc. Six Guns 2287 says: "Privately printed book contains chapters on the Johnson County War and on the outlaw period, dealing with Butch Cassidy and his gang and the hanging of Tom Horn." Adams, Herd 2422. King, Women on the Cattle Trail and in the Roundup, p. 20 says, "Includes the story [and a photograph] of Lucy Moore, an enterprising woman who became a successful sheep rancher in the late 1800s in the Big Horn Basin of Wyoming." A fine, bright copy. An exceptional copy.

Inventory Number: 48677

$500.00