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Chicago:

SIXTH ANNUAL REVIEW OF THE COMMERCE, MANUFACTURES, AND THE PUBLIC AND PRIVATE IMPROVEMENTS OF CHICAGO, FOR THE YEAR 1857: WITH A FULL STATEMENT OF HER SYSTEM OF RAILROADS, AND A GENERAL SYNOPSIS OF THE BUSINESS OF THE CITY. COMPILED FROM SEVERAL ARTICLES PUBLISHED IN THE CHICAGO DAILY PRESS.

Democratic Press Mammoth Steam Printing Establishment, 45 Clark Street, Chicago, Illinois: 1858 56pp, disbound. pages 49-56 are advertisements. Text printed in double columns, light wear, else Very Good. Detailed rendering of Chicago's commercial activities during 1857, with valuable material on railroads, City improvements, the Illinois Central and other Railroads, water works and sewage; hotels, boarding houses, other retail establishments; the trade in flour, wheat, hogs, and other commodities; manufacturing data, with information on different city establishments. With excellent advertisements, some illustrated. Tanner has identified two issues of this pamphlet, based on the wrapper imprint. As this copy does not have wrappers, no judgment can be made in that regard. FIRST EDITION. Ante-Fire Imprints 302. Byrd 2887. Not in Eberstadt, Decker, Sabin.


Book Id: 15472

Price: $350.00

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