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MAP: Dakota (Southern Part): 1880/81

By: N/A

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Reproduction map of original:

Seller ID: S37


Those seeking to trace stage roads and railway lines, and to locate Indian reservations and agencies, as well as small settlements and military stations will find this map from our Centennial collection most helpful. View more info

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Land of the Burnt Thigh

By: Edith Eudora Kohl; Drawings by Stephen J. Voorhies; with a new introduction by Glenda Riley.

Price: $11.95

Publisher: Minnesota Historical Society Press: 1986

Seller ID: 511999


This tale of two sisters courageously homesteading on the prairie in 1907 provides a lively portrait of frontier life. "Mrs. Kohl has told this story of South Dakota with a simplicity, a directness, and an understanding of its quietly heroic element which make her book an appealing as well as a significant contribution to the latter-day history of the pioneers."-Saturday Review View more info

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WPA Guide to South Dakota

By: Federal Writers’ Project, introduction by John E. Miller

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Minnesota Historical Society Press / Borealis Books Imprint:

Seller ID: 515528


A snapshot of South Dakota as our grandparents knew it.Rolling prairie grasslands in the east, surreal Badlands and lush Black Hills in the west: South Dakota is a state of vivid contrasts. In this classic and now-rare guide to Depression-era South Dakota, you can discover the historic byways and back roads of this beautiful state. Originally part of the American Guide Series, this book was written both to chronicle the physical and cultural landscape of the Mount Ru... View more info