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BUSINESS DIRECTORY OF THE PRINCIPAL CITIES IN THE WEST AND SOUTHÂ… 1867-78. New York: Dunkley & Woodman, [ca. 1867.] 11.25" x 8". Wanting two prelims (likely ads) and 569-584 at end. With alphabetical directories for each of the principal cities (each with separate title) and numerous advertisement leaves. Contents with occasional foxing though rather clean overall. Bound in modern 1/2 calf. A rare directory. ********************* The present example from the John J. Ford Jr. numismatic library (with John Ford's small bookplate, initials.) Contains a listing of businesses in St. Louis, Chicago, Cleveland, Louisville, New Orleans, Charleston, Savannah, and others. A rather scarce directory issued shortly after the Civil War.

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American 19th c. Business Directory, 1867

Estimate $400 - $600Nov 3, 2018