New York: Asher & Adams, 1873. Map. Engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 15.75" x 22.25". Classic double page map of Iowa with parts of Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois, Missouri and Nebraska. Shows counties, townships, towns, major routes, railroads and waterways. A clean copy in excellent condition. Asher & Adams were publishers based in Washington and New York in the late 19th century.
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8vo, cloth, d.w. School of Religion, State Univ. of Iowa, (1952). vg.
Boston: Lee and Shepard, 1869. Illus. 12mo, original yellow decorated cloth, cloth lightly soiled, corners bumped, front endpaper and front flyleaf lightly soiled, lacks top of front flyleaf. Boston: Lee and Shepard, (1869). First Edition Author writes of the experiences of his brother, General Willard Barrows, in Iowa and on the Great Plains. Includes conflicts with American Indians. Howes B-188. Graff 196.
illus., most in color. 85pp. 4to, cloth, d.w. Boston: Little Brown, (1969). A Novel. vg.
8vo, cloth, d.w. lightly soiled. N.Y.: Dial, 1973.
12mo, cloth, d.w. Cedar Rapids: Torch, 1927.
Boston: Little Brown, 1929. Illustrated in black & white. Tall thick 8vo, green cloth and gilt lettering. Boston: Little, Brown, and Co., 1929.
1988. 1 page on personalized government stationery with a raised gold eagle stamp, 8.5 x 6.25 inches, no place, February 12, 1988, in part: "...Iowa was a disappointment although not totally unexpected. My campaign, however, is strong nationally, and, with friends like you behind me, we are going to win this one..." One horizontal fold; near fine condition.
8vo, cloth. Iowa City: State Historical Soc. of Iowa, 1912. vg.
New York: J.H. Colton & Co., 1868. Case map. Engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 25" x 35". Nice folding pocket map of Iowa. Includes a table of population by township. Some scattered staining and a small chip to upper right edge. Minor aging along edges. Booklet is intact with original hinging. Minor staining from glue. Owner's signature (George Clark) in ink on right edge of map and also on inside cover. The Colton family was one the most...
8vo, cloth. N.Y.: Duell Sloan, (1947). vg.
Philadelphia: Desilver, Charles, 1856. Map. Engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 13" x 16". Nice clear map of Iowa divided into counties. Showing towns, major routes, railroads and waterways. From the "New Universal Atlas". Plate was originally published by Samuel Augustus Mitchell, who sold the copyright to Thomas, Cowperthwait & Company in 1850, which was in turn bought by Charles Desilver in 1856. Top margin slightly cropped, light scattered staining.
Decorah: Anundsen Publishing, 2003. Many photo Illus. Thick 8vo, black cloth. (Decorah, IA: Anundsen Publishing 2003). History of Sioux County, Iowa. Scattered underlining in yellow marker. Some pages folded over on the upper right corner margin. Otherwise very good.
Minneapolis: Adams Press, 1974. Many photo Illus. by John M. Zielinski and Others, some in color. 4to, blue boards, d.w. Minneapolis: Adams Press, (1974). Very good.
Ames: Iowa State University Press, 1971. Illus. 8vo, yellow cloth, d.w. Ames: Iowa State University Press, (1971). Near Fine.
Cedar Falls: KUNI/KHKE, University of Northern Iowa, 1997. Text Illus. 8vo, pr. wrs. Cedar Falls: KUNI/KHKE, University of Northern Iowa, (1997). Very good.
Washington: Blair & Rives, 1844. That on the 19th day of July, 1837, George Wallis, the claimant, made a contract with Major General Gaines, on the part of the Government of the United States, to feed the Sac, Fox, Iowa, and Pottawatomie tribes of Indians. One page 8vo, disbound. (Washington): Blair & Rives, 1844. First Edition. Very good George Wallis drove his cattle onto their tribal lands. Several witnesses of his testified that some of his cattle was killed or...
Iowa City: University of Iowa Press, 1969. Many Illus. Square 4to, gray cloth, d.w. with small tear, top margins throughout are slightly wavy. Iowa City: University of Iowa Press, (1969).
Iowa State UP, 1985. Illustrated. 8vo, cloth, d.w.; (d.w. lightly soiled, otherwise very good). Iowa State UP, (1985). Presentation copy. History of the Close Colony, an agricultural colony found by British immigrants to Iowa in the 1880s.
14pp. 8vo, disbound. (Washington), 1846. First edition. 29th Cong., 1st Sess., House of Reps., Doc. No. 217.
Des Moines: Teasdale. 176 pages. 8vo, original yellow printed wrappers. Des Moines: John Teasdale, 1860. A fine copy.
New York: Johnson & Browning, 1861. Map. Engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 12" x 16.75". Nice map of Iowa and part of Nebraska, divided into counties. Shows towns, major routes, railroads and waterways. A few scattered chips and tears to edges, image unaffected. 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...
New York: Johnson, A.J., 1867. Map. Engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 17" x 23". Nice clear double page map of Iowa and part of Nebraska, divided into counties. Shows towns, major routes, railroads and waterways. In excellent condition. 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 by J.H. Colton...
Frontis. 8vo, buckram. Iowa City: State Hist. Soc. of Iowa, 1939. vg.
1860. Scarce autographed sentiment on a 3.5" x 5" slip of paper, outlining his career, in full: "George W. Jones, Ex U.S.S.; Ex General; Ex Delegate, Ex Judge; Ex Drummer Boy in 1814. Ex aide-de-camp to General Miles." No place, no date, circa 1960. Boldly written and in excellent condition. United States General and politician, first U.S. Senator from Iowa upon its entering statehood, and Minister to New Grenada (Colombia and Panama) in 1859. When Jones returned to the United...