Title Seventy Years on the Frontier
Book Condition Near Fine
Edition First Edition
Publisher N.Y. Rand McNally 1893
Seller ID 014505
325 pages, + ads, frontis, illustrations, top edge gilt. Describes not only the crossing of the plains with wagons and teams but Major's involvement in the brief career of the Pony Express, frontier cities, and figures like Kit Carson and Buffalo Bill who was still a boy when Majors hired him to carry dispatches between the wagon trains. Howes M232, Rader 2334, Graff 2664.
Mountain Men, Fur Trade, Indians, Overland Travel, Scouts, Indian Wars