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by John Drury

Book Description:
New York: Bonanza books, (University of Minnesota Press) 1947. 1st printing. Hardcover, with original pictoral dust jacket and charcoal cloth boards. Text tight and clean; binding tight. Slight soiling to dust jacket and wear at corners. 243 pp with index.
Contains around 77 historic houses, found within 12 different Midwestern states: North & South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Minnesota, Iowa, Missouri, Wisconsin, Michigan, Illinois, Ohio and Indiana.
The home of Jesse James, Abraham Lincoln, Mark Twain, Carl Sandburg, Henry Ford, Thomas Edison, Theodore Roosevelt, John Brown's cabin, and the ranch of Buffalo Bill Cody. Interesting people with interesting lives and homes documented with their own interesting stories.


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