Lot 283: 1909 Yellowstone National Park Guide w/ Map 1st Ed
January 14, 2017
Bozeman, MT, USALive Auction
Description: This is RARE 1st edition Yellowstone National Park guide from 1909. The guide was written by Reau Campbell, whose guides are less frequently seen than his contemporary, F. Jay Haynes. The guide features detailed descriptions of sites and history within the Park. Inside the back cover is the original fold out map. This also features many fantastic engraving illustrations from the park. The book is a First Printed Revised First Edition printed in 1909 by Rogers & Smith Co. Chicago and Published by H.E. Klamer Upper Basin, Yellowstone Park Wyoming. The Yellowstone National Park guide is in good condition showing the Yellowstone Grizzly Bear with red/white/blue banner and gold lettering. This includes the rare original map of Yellowstone National Park, Montana, Wyoming, Idaho printed in 1905 by Woodward & Tiernan Printing (titled, Map of the Yellowstone National Park Tourist Routes, Old Wagon Roads, Hot Springs Formation, Bridle Trails). It measures 5.25" x 7". The fold out map measures 11.5" x 15.5".