By: Cone, William W.
16 pages string tied into salmon colored paper wrap covers. This pamphlet provides details of the pre-territorial history through early statehood of each township of Shawnee County, Kansas. Illustrations include map of the county, as well as a birds-eye view of Topeka. Smaller leaflet of the Kansas Historical Society is laid in, outlining the societies' mission and leadership. Ex-Library with older institutional ink stamp on front cover and at top of KHS leaflet. There are NO other library markings. Covers show a few scattered chips and are lightly soiled along edges. They are separated over upper fold for about two inches. A diagonal crease can be seen on front cover and slightly affecting most leaves. Corners are worn. Contents with a few slight chips on edges and slightly age toned on edges. Acceptable copy of this rare and significant early work on Shawnee County. Dary's "Kanzana" #185.
Title: William W. Cone's Historical Sketch of Shawnee County, Kansas, Including an Account of the Important Events in the Early Settlement of The Township
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: Topeka, Kansas, The Kansas Farmer Printing House: 1877
Binding: Soft Cover
Book Condition: Good-
Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket
Seller ID: 034133