Chronicles of the Yellowstone
A rare, first edition, subtitled "An Accurate, Comprehensive History of the Country Drained by the Yellowstone River--Its Indian Inhabitants--Its First Explorers--The Early Fur Traders and Trappers--The Coming and Trials of the Emigrants. A Full Account of All Expeditions, Military and Civil--The Discovery of the Geysers and Wonders of the National Park--Fights with Sioux by Wolfers, Trappers and Gold-Seekers--The Sioux War of 1876-77, in Which General Custer was Killed--Nez Perce War of 1877--The Advent of the Northern Pacific and Building of Towns--The Mineral and Agricultural Wealth--and Future of the Country". Need we say more? Rare, with fold out map, drawings from L.A. Huffman photographs (it was hard to publish actual photos at this time), and numerous engravings.
Artist: Authors, E. S. Topping
Size: 8" High x 5.5" Wide
Location/Origin: American West, Blackfeet/Blackfoot, Glacier National Park, Minnesota, Montana, North Dakota, Northern Plains, South Dakota, Yellowstone National Park
Our Product ID: TOPP01..01