Dubuque: Nonpareil Job Printing and Publishing House, 1858. 40pp. Two frontispieces and an in-text illustration. Original printed yellow wrappers. Wrappers a bit soiled. Bookplate on verso of front wrapper. Foxing. Good. Item #WRCAM27345A
Denoted the "second edition" on the front wrapper, one of several versions of this pamphlet, all issued in 1858. This issue has a handsome view of Dubuque as its frontispiece instead of the folding map found in another issue. The illustrations include the Ward School House and the Dubuque Female Seminary. With advice on acquiring lands in northern Iowa, homesteading, stock raising, fruit growing, value of lands, railroads, etc. GRAFF 1163. HOWES I72. MOFFIT 359. SABIN 35029.