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21 Nevins, Allan FREMONT THE WEST'S GREATEST ADVENTURER
New York 1928 
Complete. First ed. These look very good, with small abrasions to bkstrp bottom and some smudges at bottom front (and much less) of Vol I. Errata slip tipped in. Howes N. 64. 2 vol. (5952798240)
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22 North Dakota Historical Society NORTH DAKOTA HISTORICAL QUARTERLY.
Grand Forks, ND 
Vol. I, #1 through Vol. VI, #4. (Oct. 1926 - Oct. 1932), 24 issues. Above 1800 pp. in orig. wrps. V.g. to fine. Highlights of articles incl. Sibley Trail, Father Belcourt, Arikara, Fort Buford, Mandan Indians, Hudson Bay Co., F. J. Turner, Indian Magic, etc. Much on Red River. Complete as issued. Individual vols at seventy five, individual issues at fifteen. (3678580734)
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23 Schoolcraft, Henry His copy of THOUGHTS AND APOPHTHEGMS FROM THE WRITINGS OF ARCHBISHOP WHATELY.
Phila. 1856 
442(14 publ. cat.)pp. Schoolcraft has SIGNED his name on the ffep & the signature closely resembles that found in Appleton's. Shelf wear at corners, a 1" slit on right side of bkstrp, bkstrp ends showing some wear. Religion. (4519295367)
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24 St. John, (F. E.) Molyneux THE SEA OF MOUNTAINS: AN ACCOUNT OF LORD DUFFERIN'S TOUR THROUGH BRITISH COLUMBIA IN 1876.
London 1877 
Good to v.g. in travel green, all cvr gilt bright. Corners w/mild wear, two sm. cancelled lib. stamps. Very minor stresses to bkstrp top, very lt rubbing to bkstrp edges. Laid down photo ftspc. See Lowther Biblio. of British Columbia, 513 (no annotation). See also Glenbow Alberta Inst. Lib. & Smith Pacific Northwest 8941 (again no annotations). Flake 7470, Mormon Biblio. notes the Mormon content. My colleague, Patrick McGahern notes the tension in British Columbia at that time, & he also lists the Indian tribes Nunkpish, Tsimoseau, & Haida as well as the fact that the 1st several chapters describe U.S. travel. incl. Omaha & Salt Lake City. Native Americans. Religion. 2 vol. (5024258628)
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25 Tammen, H. H. DENVER AND THE MOUNTAIN PARKS
Denver c.1920 8"x10.5" 
(64)pp. Edition not stated. Vg in paper covers, w/ 32 color prints (text adjacent). The over lapped edges largely free from fraying. Copies on line begin at fifty. (5965836342)
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26 Union Book & Publishing Company THE YELLOWSTONE PARK (PART 14 OF AMERICA HER GRANDEUR AND HER BEAUTY)
Chicago c.1900 Folio 
16pp. First ed in paper covers. Vg. W/ seven full p. photo illust. (5992398438)
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27 University of Nebraska CATALOGUE 1883-84, AND REGISTER.
Lincoln 1884 
69pp. Rear wrp loose. INSCRIBED by Chancellor Manatt. A land grant univ., this school's 1st graduates exited 1873. Lists textbooks, course outlines, previous directors, etc. Education. American West. OCLC locates one lib w/ a copy (NOT Univ of Neb!) (7/14). (4347654018)
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28 Wallen, H. D. "...THE REPORT OF CAPTAIN H. D. WALLEN OF HIS EXPEDITION, IN 1859, FROM DALLES CITY TO GREAT SALT LAKE, AND BACK"
DC 1860 
51pp. Fold map. U.S. Senate Ex. Doc., No. 34, removed. V.g. The map v.g. w/some foxing. (5593541843)
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29 Winthrop, Theodore Collection of six titles by or about Theodore Winthrop.
NY 1863 
Winthrop was a Yale educated atty who traveled extensively (Europe, Darren, American West), wrote six novels, several essays, & was the 1st Federal Officer fatality in the Civil War. His popularity (posthumous, for none of his novels were publ. in his life times) lead to more than Fifty issues (eds?) before 1865. We list as follows: Cecil Dreeme (1876); John Brent (c.1900); Edward Brothertoft (c.1900); Canoe & Saddle (1863, 1st ed.); Life & Poems (1884); & Edward Eliot's monograph Theodore Winthrop (1938). W/regard to condition Dreeme is cream cl., some age soil; Brent & Brothertoft are t.e.g., mildly ex-lib., good+. Canoe is poor (top cvr loose, bkstrp missing upper 1/3); Life, a bit rubbed & Eliot's title, near fine. Canoe has big credentials: Howes ,etc. Eliot's vignette (29pp.) reprints two CW letters to Geo. Wm Curtis (who prefaced Dreeme). For the lot of six tiles… 6 vol. (4590073635)
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30 Zink, Wilbur A. THE ROSCOE GUN BATTLE. THE YOUNGER BORTHERS VS. PINKERTON DETECTIVES
(Appleton City, MO) 1982 
(8)(29)(1)pp. First ptd 1967. Paper covers, modest age soil. SIGNED by author. (5895786912)
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