PRAIRIE DU CHIEN. ITS PRESENT POSITION AND FUTURE PROSPECTS.

Milwaukee. 1857. 12pp. 12mo. Original printed wrappers. Light dust soiling to cover and the occasional fox mark. With a contemporary real estate advertisement pasted to rear wrapper. Very good. Item #WRCAM28495

A scarce promotional pamphlet for Prairie du Chien, terminus of the Milwaukee & Mississippi Railroad. Sings the praises of the town's steam saw mill, brick yards, lime kilns, stone quarries, and steam flouring. At the time this was published the town population stood at 3000. SABIN 8761. AII (WISCONSIN) 275.

Price: $475.00