First edition. Cloth, viii, 9 - 159  pp., preface, appendix. Large, color folding map of Minnesota by Colton is present as a frontispiece. Book provides up-to-date information about Minnesota Territory. Front hinge starting, wear to spine panel, map is reinforced with cellophane tape and has tears at two other fold points, and tiny inked, non-authorial gift inscription dated 1861 on the front fly leaf.
Inventory Number: 42278