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Midwest (IA, IL, IN, KS, MI, MN, MO, ND, NE, OH, SD, WI)

HISTORY:Subgroups:United States:State & Local:Midwest (IA, IL, IN, KS, MI, MN, MO, ND, NE, OH, SD, WI)

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Chicago, The Great Industrial And Commercial Center Of The Mississippi Valley, Plumbe, George E.
1 Chicago, The Great Industrial And Commercial Center Of The Mississippi Valley
Plumbe, George E.: Chicago Association of Commerce; Chicago, Illinois 1912 
First Edition: First Printing Hard Cover Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued: 6.25 x 9.25 in.: 144 pages 

012479012479: Rest of Subtitle: "An Area With an Annual Tonnage Of Twenty-Two Billion Tons". Contains over 45 maps and illustrations. Bright Purple Boards (with Gilt Lettering on front) and pages are clean, unmarked (except for prior owner's name and date - A. A. Heger - 1912 - at top of inside front cover), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered (except for rubbingh at board corners). Content Chapters include: Chicago, Its Location and Growth * Climate and Health * As a Central Market * Its Supply of Raw Material * Industrial Expansion * Industrial Districts * Transportation Facilities * Intramural Transit * Business Utilities * Assocation of Commerce * Labor Supply * Wage Earners and Their Wages * As a City of Homes * Its Economical Living * Ethical and Educational Advantages * Plan for a New City. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book.

Price: 35.00 USD
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Flavor Of Wisconsin (An Informal History Of Food And Eating In The Badger State), Hachten, Harva
2 Flavor Of Wisconsin (An Informal History Of Food And Eating In The Badger State)
Hachten, Harva: The State Historical Society Of Wisconsin; Madison, Wisconsin 1981 0870202049 / 9780870202049
First Edition: First Printing Hard Cover Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued: 8.75 x 9.25 in.: 376 pages 

000129000129: No Jacket as Issued. "Nine historical essays on Indian culture, pioneer life, immigrants, labor, travel, folk medicine, cookbooks, and agribusiness, plus 400 recipes from Wisconsin kitchens past and present, plus 32 pages of photos from the collections of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin. " Contains map, bibliography, indexes. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book.

Price: 23.50 USD
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I Ain't Got Time To Bleed (Reworking The Body Politic From The Bottom Up), Ventura, Jesse
3 I Ain't Got Time To Bleed (Reworking The Body Politic From The Bottom Up)
Ventura, Jesse: Villard Books; New York, New York 1999 0375503323 / 9780375503320
Second Printing Hard Cover Very Good in Fine Dust Jacket: 5.75 x 8.5 in.: 208 pages 

003112003112: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Original owner's name is printed on front flyleaf. "Jesse Ventura reveals the secrets of his stunning electoral success and amps his innovative strategies for pioneering a new era in American government. " Scarce, Out Of Print, Book.

Price: 16.00 USD
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Illinois And The Nation (How They Are Governed -- 42nd Edition), Trowbridge, Oliver R.
4 Illinois And The Nation (How They Are Governed -- 42nd Edition)
Trowbridge, Oliver R.: A. Flanagan Co.; Chicago, Illinois 1899 
Revised Edition Hard Cover Good with no Dust Jacket: 5.25 x 7.5 in.: 267 pages 

003967003967: "For The Use Of Schools, Teachers, Institutes And For Private Instruction. " Top and bottom edges of spine are worn. Some pages have light pencil marks on them, front flyleaf is starting to separate from spine and there is some writing on the inside front cover/front flyleaf. Pages are sharp cornered, clean and well bound. Copy includes a fold-out "Specimen Official Ballot for McLean County for Nov. 8, 1904 affixed by printer at page. 67. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book.

Price: 16.00 USD
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Illinois Central: Main Line Of Mid - America (All - Color Photography Of The Largest North - South Railroad In The United States), Heimburger, Donald J.
5 Illinois Central: Main Line Of Mid - America (All - Color Photography Of The Largest North - South Railroad In The United States)
Heimburger, Donald J.: Heimburger House Publishing; Forest Park, Illinois 1996 0911581359 / 9780911581355
First Edition Hard Cover Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket: 10.25 x 11.25 in.: 128 pages Illustrated by Jerry Carson / Owen Leander 

007144007144: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. LCCN# 94-74490. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book Book is lightly worn at bottom edge of spine and dustjacket has small well-repaired edge cut. Otherwise, boards and pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Illustrated front and back endpapers. "This book relives the history of this major north-south 6, 700-mile railroad in 350 colour photos. The book highlights IC's extensive steam and diesel, freight and passenger trains, old and new suburban electric commuter cars and maintenance of way equipment, mainly form the late 1940s through the 1960s. ": Photographs

Price: 55.00 USD
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La Crosse In Light & Shadow (A Pictorial Recollection Of La Crosse, Wisconsin), Hill, Edwin (Editor) / Connell, Douglas (Editor)
6 La Crosse In Light & Shadow (A Pictorial Recollection Of La Crosse, Wisconsin)
Hill, Edwin (Editor) / Connell, Douglas (Editor): Murphy Library, Univ. Of Wisconsin - La Crosse; La Crosse, Wisconsin 1992 
First Printing Hard Cover Fine with no Dust Jacket: 8.75 x 11.25 in.: 144 pages 

005725005725: Front and back endpapers are decorated with an 1859 map of La Crosse. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "In bringing this collection of images up to date, we took hundreds of new photographs. Some are included here, but most have been deposited in Murphy Library's Special Collections room for future use. The documentation of the city and its everyday life must continue with the awareness that in decades and centuries to come, these images will be the subject of much interest. "

Price: 55.00 USD
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State Of Wisconsin 1997 - 1998 Blue Book (Sesquicentennial Edition), Wisconsin Legislative Reference Bureau
7 State Of Wisconsin 1997 - 1998 Blue Book (Sesquicentennial Edition)
Wisconsin Legislative Reference Bureau: Joint Committee On Legislative Organization; Madison, Wisconsin 1997 
Revised Edition Hard Cover Fine with No Dust Jacket as issued: 6 x 9 in.: 970 pages 

001484001484: No Jacket as Issued. Has a name sticker for "Antonio R. Riley, State Representative" on title page.

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Underground And Surface Water Supplies Of Wisconsin : Wisconsin Geological And Natural History Survey, Bulletin No. XXXV - Economic Series No. 17, Weidman, Samuel / Schultz, Alfred R.
8 The Underground And Surface Water Supplies Of Wisconsin : Wisconsin Geological And Natural History Survey, Bulletin No. XXXV - Economic Series No. 17
Weidman, Samuel / Schultz, Alfred R.: Wisconsin State; Madison, Wisconsin 1915 
First Edition: First Printing Hard Cover Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued: 7 x 9.25 in.: 664 pages 

010762010762: Has prior owner's name and address neatly inscribed at top of front flyleaf and pencilled information on back map envelope (Artesian Conditions and Elevations...). Corners of boards/spine are lightly rubbed. Contains fold-out maps and charts throughout book and map in pocket inside back cover. Otherwise, boards and pages are clean, unmarked (except as noted above), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book.

Price: 31.00 USD
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Weird Wisconsin : Your Travel Guide To Wisconsin's Local Legends And Best Kept Secrets, Godfrey, Linda S. / Hendricks, Richard D.
9 Weird Wisconsin : Your Travel Guide To Wisconsin's Local Legends And Best Kept Secrets
Godfrey, Linda S. / Hendricks, Richard D.: Sterling Publishing Company; New York, New York 2005 0760759448 / 9780760759448
First Edition: Second Printing Hard Cover Very Good in Fine Dust Jacket: 9.5 x 9.25 in.: 272 pages 

012495012495: Bookjacket/dustjacket now protected by a New Brodart Mylar Cover. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered (except for bumping of front lower board corner). Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "As all good Wisconsinites know, there is a lot more to the Badger State than, well, badgers. We have cows, cheese, the Packers, bratwurst, lakes, the Packers, polkas, cornfields, and the Packers. But Wisconsin is also filled to the brim with weirdness. And the best chroniclers of our state's odd folks, strange beasts, and local legends are Linda S. Godfrey and Richard D. Hendricks, both firm believers that Wisconsin is one of the most bizarre states in the whole nation. So grab a hunk of cheese and start browsing."

Price: 18.50 USD
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Weird Wisconsin : Your Travel Guide To Wisconsin's Local Legends And Best Kept Secrets, Godfrey, Linda S. / Hendricks, Richard D.
10 Weird Wisconsin : Your Travel Guide To Wisconsin's Local Legends And Best Kept Secrets
Godfrey, Linda S. / Hendricks, Richard D.: Sterling Publishing Company; New York, New York 2005 0760759448 / 9780760759448
First Edition: Second Printing Hard Cover Fine in Fine Dust Jacket: 9.5 x 9.25 in.: 272 pages 

009602009602: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "As all good Wisconsinites know, there is a lot more to the Badger State than, well, badgers. We have cows, cheese, the Packers, bratwurst, lakes, the Packers, polkas, cornfields, and the Packers. But Wisconsin is also filled to the brim with weirdness. And the best chroniclers of our state's odd folks, strange beasts, and local legends are Linda S. Godfrey and Richard D. Hendricks, both firm believers that Wisconsin is one of the most bizarre states in the whole nation. So grab a hunk of cheese and start browsing."

Price: 17.00 USD
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