Thursday, January 24, 2013

Great Snow in 1717 (1915)

Seymour Dunbar. A History of Travel in America. showing the development of travel and transportation from the crude methods of the canoe and dog-sled to the highly organized railway systems of the present, together with a narrative of the human experience and changing social conditions that accompanied this economic conquest of the continent. With maps, colored plates, and other illustrations reproduced from early engravings, original contemporaneous drawings and broadsides. Vol 1. (Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1915).