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McChesney, Robert:

REPORT OF ROBERT McCHESNEY, EXPERT, EMPLOYED BY A COMMITTEE OF WEST TOWN BOARD, TO INVESTIGATE AFFAIRS OF WEST CHICAGO PARK COMMISSIONERS' OFFICE, SUBMITTED SEPT.8TH, 1877.

Chicago: 1877 Original printed wrappers [light old rubberstamp]. 56pp, stitched, Very Good. An investigation of alleged corruption. McChesney found the Commissioners' books in deplorable condition, reflecting "the indifferent if not designedly crooked manner" in which they expended public funds. Self-enrichment and other breaches of duty abound. FIRST EDITION.


Book Id: 16104

Price: $75.00

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