1843 Indian Tribes de Smet Rocky Mountains Illustrated Native Americans Montana

1843 Indian Tribes de Smet Rocky Mountains Illustrated Native Americans Montana
1843 Indian Tribes de Smet Rocky Mountains Illustrated Native Americans Montana
1843 Indian Tribes de Smet Rocky Mountains Illustrated Native Americans Montana
1843 Indian Tribes de Smet Rocky Mountains Illustrated Native Americans Montana
1843 Indian Tribes de Smet Rocky Mountains Illustrated Native Americans Montana
1843 Indian Tribes de Smet Rocky Mountains Illustrated Native Americans Montana
1843 Indian Tribes de Smet Rocky Mountains Illustrated Native Americans Montana
1843 Indian Tribes de Smet Rocky Mountains Illustrated Native Americans Montana
1843 Indian Tribes de Smet Rocky Mountains Illustrated Native Americans Montana
1843 Indian Tribes de Smet Rocky Mountains Illustrated Native Americans Montana
1843 Indian Tribes de Smet Rocky Mountains Illustrated Native Americans Montana
1843 Indian Tribes de Smet Rocky Mountains Illustrated Native Americans Montana

1843 Indian Tribes de Smet Rocky Mountains Illustrated Native Americans Montana
1843 Indian Tribes de Smet Rocky Mountains Illustrated Native Americans Montana. Pierre-Jean de Smets Letters and Sketches is an important account of his journey through the Rocky Mountains in the early 1840s. This work describes his experiences as part of the American Fur Company and their quest on the Green River. His westward expeditions took many forms including one as a missionary in which he became a well-recognized advocate for Native American Indians, notably the Salish and Kootenai tribes of Montana (known as Flatheads). This incredible 1843 first edition of Letters and Sketches features highly desirable and sought after full-page engravings depicting Indian pagan worship and apparitions, views of mountains and scenery, and modes of transportation. Letters and sketches with a narrative of a year’s residence among the Indian tribes of the Rocky Mountains. Collation complete with all pages: 244p. References: Howes D 283; Sabin 82262; Wagner-Camp 102:1; Graff 3823. Binding: leather; tight and secure. 7in X 4in (17.5cm x 10cm). The item “1843 Indian Tribes de Smet Rocky Mountains Illustrated Native Americans Montana” is in sale since Monday, June 18, 2018. This item is in the category “Books\Antiquarian & Collectible”. The seller is “schilb_antique_books” and is located in Columbia, Missouri. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Year Printed: 1843
  • Topic: Historical
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Subject: Americana
  • Original/Facsimile: Original
  • Language: English
  • Special Attributes: 1st Edition

1843 Indian Tribes de Smet Rocky Mountains Illustrated Native Americans Montana