Report of a Reconnaissance of the Black Hills of Dakota, Made in The Summer of 1874

Washington DC: Government Printing Office, 1875. Appendix PP. Wraps. 8vo (9" x 5-1/2"). 124pp. Brown wraps. 3 large folding maps of the Black Hills (1 in color with 1-1/4" tear to bottom ), b/w plate of fossils. Expedition was led by George Armstrong Custer. When the information discovered was disclosed it started to a rush to find gold, the extreme displeasure of the Native Americans and the Battle of The Little Bighorn. Howes Final Edition L-548b. Very good +. Item #1447

Price: $750.00

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