Archaeologia Americana. Transactions and Collections of the American Antiquarian Society. Vol. I. [1] [Discovery of the River Mississippi and the Adjacent Country; Description of the Antiquities Discovered in the State of Ohio and Other Western States. Communicated to the President of the American Antiquarian Society.

By: American Antiquarian Society; Manning, William; Hennepin, Lewis; Atwater, Caleb

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First edition. Rebound with new end sheets. 1820 Hard Cover. Sabin 1049. Includes large fold-out map of Ohio, 14 plates (7 folding). The first volume in a series printed 1820-1911. Includes: a preface about the contents of the volume; a list of the society's officers; an introduction regarding the origins of the society; Discovery of the River Mississippi and the Adjacent Country; Description of the Antiquities Discovered in the State of Ohio and Other Western States. The last is illustrated by engravings of ancient fortifications, mounds, &c. from the actual survey (some of which are fold-outs).

Title: Archaeologia Americana. Transactions and Collections of the American Antiquarian Society. Vol. I. [1] [Discovery of the River Mississippi and the Adjacent Country; Description of the Antiquities Discovered in the State of Ohio and Other Western States. Communicated to the President of the American Antiquarian Society.

Author: American Antiquarian Society; Manning, William; Hennepin, Lewis; Atwater, Caleb

Categories: Pre-Columbian America, Colonial Era, 19th Century, Archaeology, Americana,

Publisher: Printed for the American Antiquarian Society by William Manning: 1820

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

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Seller ID: 2289649

Keywords: AMERICANA AMERICAN HISTORY ANTIQUARIAN SOCIETY ARCHAEOLOGY ARCHAEOLOGICAL RESEARCH AMERICA OHIO OH,