The Fourth Corner. Highlights From the Early Northwest.

(Bellingham, Washington): [Privately published], 1951. First edition. Hardcover. 9" x 5.75". 298pp. Red cloth with gilt lettering, in dustwrapper. Near fine condition; the jacket has some edge chipping and a faded spine. One of an unspecified limited edition. Signed by the author on the copyright page. This interesting work includes much detail on the Northwest Border country, including details on the early white pioneers, Indians / native Americans, Whatcom County, Washington, Fort Bellingham, Colonel isaac Ebey, the boundary dispute between the U.S. and Britain, early schools, mining,. the railroad and the telegraph in the region, Ella Higginson, and more. With many illustrations from old black & white photographs and a bibliography of readings. Item #7691

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