Place Published: Battle Creek
Publisher: Review & Herald
Date Published: 1888
Edition: 3rd Edition
Binding: Hard Cover
3rd Edition. 8 x 5 inches, xxv (1), -508 pp. Illustrated, 16 plates including a portrait frontispiece. page after 508 has been removed with a small piece remain, possibly an ad. Soiled original cloth with gilt type on spine and front cover. with minor edge wear. The text pages are very good with some age toning. Overall a good+ condition.
Autographed and inscribed by the author using both his Christian name and his Indian name Timus.
Title continued, together with his later experiences in official and business capacities and a brief description of resources, beauties and advantages of the new Northwest, the several Indian wars, etc.
Great Classic - Early Northwest historical Americana narrative!
Hunter and his family emigrated overland in 1852. He later mined around Shasta City and Ureka in the 1850's, Shoalwater Bay Oyster Business, Sherriff of Pacific County, Gold Mining at Kootenia British Columbia, took part in the Rogue River Indian War of 1853, rode express between Virginia City and Bannock, served in the Civil War, participated in the Nez Perce War with General Howard, served in Washington Territory legislature, and was generally active in many activities all over the region.
Good+. Item #1599