*SIGNED*DAKOTA PANORAMA*Early*DAKOTA TERRITORY*History*

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  • Sold Date: Jun 16, 2011
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DAKOTA PANORAMA

Edited by J. Leonard Jennewein and Jane Boorman

Published by the Dakota Territory Centennial Commission 1962

Light blue boards with black wraparound illustration at bottom half are clean but show a little wear. Pages likewise are clean with nice map endpapers. One name written in inside cover Kathryn Rose 1962. There is a Typed, SIGNED Gift Letter from the EDITOR(J. Leonard Jennewein) with this book to Kathryn Rose & Family! Pages are clean and there is no other writing than the one name. Dakota Panorama was designed without a Dustjacket. Outside cover is showing some minor edge/corner rounding wear but does not detract from the overall appearance. Illustrated quite nicely throughout with vintage photos and facsimile documents, plus several crisp fold-out maps. 468 Pages.

Book is a compendium of articles written by multiple contributors, each exploring a different facet of the history of the Dakota Territory. Articles include:

Empire of the Dakota

The Face of the Territory

Penetration of a Western Wilderness

A Territory with Many Flags

Star With One Cabin

A Recipe For Nationality Stew

Pioneers With Presses

A Frontier Learns of God and Man

Politics -- Palaver and Polls

Enter--Steamboats
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