many illus. 4to, cloth, d.w. (Tulsa: Continental Heritage, 1981). vg.
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Cincinnati: Peter G. Thomson, 1881. Frontispiece portrait. 31 pages. Slim 4to, original beige printed wrappers (spine worn, covers slightly chipped and soiled, top margins of some pages lightly dampstained, first page of text with ink annotations). Cincinnati: Peter G. Thomson, 1881. A good only copy. Inscribed by Lyman C. Draper.
8vo, pr. wrs. n.p.: Amer. Anthropological Assoc., 1950. vg.
pp. 94-206. 8vo, stapled; (some pp. chipped in margins). Madison: St. Hist. Soc. of WI, 1896.
New York: Ackerman, J., 1853. Sea Chart. Uncolored lithograph. Image measures 10.5" x 17". Nice sea chart showing parts of the Milwaukee River and Lake Michigan. Features depths, topographical details, marshes and tidal movement. Minor overall toning.
1864. Union Navy A.L.S. 8vo. 2 pages, August 27th 1864, Aboard the USS Elfin. Just three months before she would be destroyed by bombardment while in service on the Tennessee & Cumberland Rivers. Letter from a sailor who is trying to get his Land Grant application to Wisconsin, but he can't raise the $11.00 application fee on his ship. In part: "I received the papers alright and I signed an affidavit before my Commanding Officer - and I signed them...
1863. A.L.S. 4to. 1 page, written in brown ink, Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, December 1st 1863, to the Hon. A.B. Jackson, Register at Menasha. In part: "Robert Leasome enlisted in the 32nd Regiment Camp F Wisconsin Vols. from Door County and he is still in that Regt. Mrs. Leasome has been fearful that she would have to journey to Menasha in February in order to receive her Homestead (She is living on the land with her family) and as she cannot...
Springfield: 1864. Interesting Home-Front A.L.S. 4to. 2 pages, Springfield, Illinois, September 7th 1864, concerning happenings in and around Wisconsin. In part: "I am glad to hear of your recovery from your wounds. Where did your father leave you when he went to Nashville after you? Mr. Hill says he left you part way home. I was in hopes that you would come down and see me before you went into the Army again but you did not say anything again...
Milwaukee, WI: 1969. 3.25 x 6.25-inch First Day Cover commemorating the "thirty-eighth annual convention of the Wisconsin Federation of Stamp Clubs." Signed and dated "1969" by Coward and postmarked in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on May 17, 1969. The envelope features an image of an Abraham Lincoln stamp on the left and has a cancelled six-cent Apollo 8 stamp on the upper right. Quadruple-matted in gray with a handsome circular cut-out surrounding a 4.75-inch-wide photo of Coward wearing a hat and overcoat...
New York: Norton, 1977. Illus. 8vo, gray cloth, d.w. lightly soiled, pencil marks in some margins, some pages creased in lower right corner margin. New York: Norton: (1977).
Frontis. 8vo, cloth, d.w. N.Y.: Rinehart, (1947).
folding map, illus. 8vo, cloth. N.Y.: Knopf, 1945. vg.
6 plates. xii, 350pp. 8vo, modern wrs.; (scattered foxing). Janesville: Wm. Doty, 1856. First Edn. Howes G-454.
New York: Ackerman Lith. 1853. Map. Uncolored lithograph. Image measures 15.5"x 9.5". Nice sea chart of part of the Milwaukee Bay. Features geographical and topographical details, shipyards, canals, and government buildings. Left margin cropped, minor toning along original folds.
New York: Ackerman, J., 1853. Map. Uncolored lithograph. Image measures 23.75" x 18". Nice sea chart the Milwaukee River and Bay. Features geographical and topographical details, depths, town boundaries and some buildings. Missing left margin and minor toning along original folds.
Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1970. Illus. 8vo, cloth, d.w., corners of cloth bumped. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1970.
Neshkoro: Laranmark Press, 1984. Illus. 127pp. 8vo, pictorial boards, boards very lightly soiled. Neshkoro, Wisconsin: Laranmark Press, (1984). First Edition. Biography of Louis St. Germaine, a Chippewa fishing guide from Wisconsin. During his long career he was guide to Dwight D. Eisenhower and Ted Williams. This copy is inscribed by the author to Harry (Belafonte). Laid in is an autographed letter signed to Harry (Belafonte) presenting this book to him.
illus. 480pp. 8vo, cloth. Milwaukee: Hale, 1937. vg.
New York: Johnson & Ward, 1864. Map. Engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 17.75" x 24". Beautifully detailed double page map of Wisconsin and Michigan divided into counties and townships. Shows cities, major routes, railroads and waterways. One small spot of foxing. Alvin Jewett Johnson (1827-1884) is one of the most prolific American publishers of the 19th century. He opened his own company in 1856 that produced atlases, maps and encyclopedias. The company made great maps based on those...
New York: A.J. Johnson, 1867. Map. Engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 17.75" x 24". Beautiful map of Wisconsin and Michigan divided into counties and townships. Shows in great detail towns, railroads and waterways. In very good condition, with minor toning along centerfold and small tear to bottom edge. Alvin Jewett Johnson (1827-1884) is one of the most prolific American publishers of the 19th century. He opened his own company in 1856 that produced atlases, maps and encyclopedias. The...
illus. 8vo, cloth, d.w. Palo Alto, (1969). Frontier of Minnesota, Wisconsin, and the Dakotas.
illus. 8vo, cloth. Univ. of WI Pr., 1964. vg.
illus. 8vo, cloth, d.w. Appleton, (1946). Jon Baptiste DuBay.
illus. Vol. I only. 730pp. 8vo, cloth. N.Y.: Hafner, 1971. vg.
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1970. Ed. by Donald Young. Illus. 8vo, blue cloth, chipped d.w. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1970).