Norman, OK: 1939. Advance Copy. Softcover. Octavo. (xxiii) 319pp. Photo-illustrations; map; folding genealogical chart. Grey wrappers in decorative dust jacket with blue lettering. Jacket over thin plain wrappers (soiled with some rubbing; slight wear to extremities; price-clipped) otherwise very good plus condition. Item #5992
A series of letters printed exactly as written providing first hand accounts of the western Cherokees before, during and after the Civil War. The four main authors are Major Ridge, his son, John Ridge, and Major Ridge's two nephews, Elias Boudinot and Stand Waite. Volume 19 of the Civilization of the American Indian Series.