Auction 172, Lot 731


"Historic Highways of America, Volume 1 - Paths of the Mound-Building Indians and Great Game Animals",

Subject: Miscellaneous Books

Period: 1902 (dated)


Color: Black & White

5.7 x 8.7 inches
14.5 x 22.1 cm

This 140 page volume examines the "first highways of America" and is divided into two parts. The first part explores the paths created by the first inhabitants of North America (mound builders), while the second explores "Buffalo Roads." Included within the text are 4 single-page archaeologic maps focused on Ohio, Illinois and Wisconsin. This volume is part of a 16 volume set written by Archer Butler Hulbert and published by the Arthur Clark Company in Cleveland. 12mo, hardbound in blue cloth with gilt title on spine.

References: Howes #H-773.

Condition: A

Contents clean and tight. Binding has light shelf wear.

Estimate: $80 - $100

Sold for: $60

Closed on 4/17/2019