Historical Biography of the United States


This publication contains short snippets of famous biographies and vignettes of history. These short blocks of text are surrounded on all sides by advertisements. Some of the contents accidents, great fires , sporting events, U.S. Government and more. There are business advertisements, alphabetically arranged and by town/city, subject and with related subjects/articles throughout on such subjects as the Revolutionary War, "Indian Wars, gold, silver and petroleum, The Mexican War, slavery and anti-slavery, The Civil War, Arctic expeditions, "insurrections," wars and riots, temperance movements and more. There are plenty of New York State ads. Hard Cover. Good with no jacket. 6x9. 403 pages.
Cover shows soil and stains, corners are bumped, foxing throughout, and general wear and soil.

  • HISTORICAL BIOGRAPHY OF THE UNITED STATES - CLASSIFIED
  • J. Rippey and Co.
  • Baltimore
  • 1885