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Image for Snap Shots of the Trans-Mississippi Exposition at Omaha, Nebraska.  Containing Reproductions of All of the Prominent and Beautiful Buildings, the Midway, Bird's-Eye and General Views of the Exposition

Snap Shots of the Trans-Mississippi Exposition at Omaha, Nebraska. Containing Reproductions of All of the Prominent and Beautiful Buildings, the Midway, Bird's-Eye and General Views of the Exposition

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Omaha, NE, Bee Publishing Co.: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023729


48 pages, mostly of photos, unpaginated. Oblong, 9 x 7 inches in size. Saddle stapled. Scattered light wear, mostly along bottom edges with a few chips and small tears on some of the later leaves. Penciled name at top of front cover. Tight and otherwise clean copy. View more info

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The Track of the Tornado That Struck Omaha at 6 P.M. Easter Sunday, March 23, 1913

By: N/A

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Omaha, NE, The Omaha Bee:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024530


32 pages pamphlet showing photos of the destruction of the tornado to Omaha in 1913; Covers show a few chips on edges and a little light soiling, mostly on rear cover; Volume remains tight and contents are clean. View more info

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A History of the Life of Stephen Ralph Douglass and Jane Elizabeth Douglass

By: N/A

Price: $185.00

Publisher: N/P, N/P:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026427


20 page ribbon tied pamphlet detailing the lives of Stephen Ralph Douglas and Jane Elizabeth Douglas while in Iowa, and later Otoe and Seward Counties of Nebraska. Includes material on pioneer settlement, interactions with local Indians, The First National Bank of Seward and the First Congregational Society of Seward, Nebraska. There is no date of publication, though circa 1905. WorldCat shows only one copy held at the University of Nebraska in Lincoln. Covers are ch... View more info

Saunders County, Nebraska

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Wahoo, NE, Saunders Co. Historical Society: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033116


519 pages, indexed. Faux leather covers with gold stamped lettering and map/county emblem. Emblem shows a very slight scuff, not affecting lettering. Inked Christmas inscription in blank space at top of front paste down. Volume remains tight and otherwise in Fine condition. Extra charges will apply for Priority and/or International shipping due to the size and weight of this volume. View more info

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Where the Buffalo Roamed: Stories of Early Days in Buffalo County, Nebraska

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Shenandoah, IA, The World Publishing Company:

Seller ID: 035406


No date of publication, though circa 1967. 543+ pages. Yellow cloth covers and edges are lightly soiled. Volume remains tight, and otherwise clean and intact. View more info

Nebraskana: Biographical Sketches of Nebraska Men and Women of Achievement Who Have Been Awarded Life Membership in The Nebraskana Society

By: Baldwin, Sara Mullin & Robert Morton Baldwin

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Hebron, NE, The Baldwin Company: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026385


1374 pages; Embossed, green cloth covers show light rubbing along edges and bumped corners; Moisture has caused some waves in outside top corners of many leaves, though there is no sticking; A few leaves with corner folds; Volume remains tight and fairly clean with no markings, book plates, etc. View more info

Image for Kanzas and Nebraska:  The History, Geographical and Physical Characteristics, and Political Position of Those Territories;  An Account of the Emigrant Aid Companies, and Directions to Emigrants

Kanzas and Nebraska: The History, Geographical and Physical Characteristics, and Political Position of Those Territories; An Account of the Emigrant Aid Companies, and Directions to Emigrants

By: Hale, Edward E.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Boston, Phillips, Sampson and Company: 1854

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019726


256 pages, plus folding map and four pages ads. Cloth covers are chipped at spine ends and lightly worn at corners. There is a 3/4 inch chip at joint of front cover and spine. Lettering and decoration remain good. Small book plate on front paste down. Map shows a small fold at top outside corner not affecting image. There is a pin hole in map sheet just outside the border. Map is well folded and otherwise in exceptionally nice condition. Volume remains tight and ... View more info

Fifty Years on the Nebraska Frontier: The History of the Presbyterian Theological Seminary at Omaha, Nebraska, Written for the Semicentennial of the Seminary

By: Hawley, Charles Arthur

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Omaha, Ralph Printing Co.: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032896


152 pages, indexed. Cloth covers show light rubbing along edges and a few very light scuffs. Lettering on cover is good. Ink stamped name on front paste down and lower margin of pages 19. Volume remains tight and is otherwise intact. View more info

The Indian Reservation System on the Upper Missouri, 1865-1890

By: Mattison, Ray H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N/P, N/P [Nebraska History Magazine:

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By the Author

Seller ID: 032330


pp: 141-172, plus two photos. Saddle stapled. Presentation copy inscribed and signed by the author at top of first page. Covers show light wear. There is a "library reject' stamp on the blank inside of the rear cover, though no other library markings. View more info

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The Kansas and Nebraska Handbook for 1857-8. With a New and Accurate Map

By: Parker, Nathan H.

Price: $650.00

Publisher: Boston, John P. Jewett and Company: 1857

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034195


189 pages, plus large folding color map at frontis. Map is produced by Colton for the publisher and is dated 1857. Blind stamped cloth with gilt stamped lettering and decoration. Covers show a little wear along edges and some chipping at head of spine. There are some spots of discoloration on top cover. End leaves are darkened, and there is a little foxing on first and last few leaves. Folding map shows a half inch closed tear at binding tab, as well as some slight... View more info

Shubert: The First 100 Years (1883-1983)

By: Shafer, Hannesina, Lucia Ahern, & Eleanor Shafer

Price: $75.00

Publisher: N/P, N/P:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028232


128 pages. View more info

The Sod House: Reminiscent Historical and Biographical Sketches Featuring Nebraska Pioneers 1867-1897

By: [Barnes, Cass G. (Ed.)]

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Madison, NE, Cass G. Barnes, M. D.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027336


Copyright is 1930; 287 pages; Outside, lower corner, of bottom board is bumped; DJ shows light wear at corners, and a couple of closed tears over rear cover (about one inch, and one half inch); DJ also shows a half inch closed tear over front cover from circular cut out. View more info