Iowa City, IA: State Hist. Society of IA, 1918. Approx. 300, library stamp on fore-edge, stamp ins rear bd, rough spots ins fr bd & flylf, bds & spine somewhat scuffed & some wear to edges. Contains essays on Old Fort Snelling, enlistments from Iowa during the Civil War, the Iowa Civil War loan, equipment of the Iowa troops in the Civil War, Iowa and war (the French expedition of 1735, the War of 1812, the Black Hawk War, forts and garrisons, the Mexican War, the Civil War, the Spanish-American War, among other topics), sanitary fairs (a method of raising funds for relief work in Iowa during the Civil War), Old Fort Madison, the State University of Iowa and the Civil War, the Black Hawk War, border defense in Iowa during the Civil War, the Spirit Lake Massacre, and the Mexican War. Condition: fair to good, ex-lib.
Keywords: Iowa, Forts, Civil War, Indians, Mexican War