CATALOGUE OF THE TERRITORIAL LIBRARY OF MINNESOTA

CATALOGUE OF THE TERRITORIAL LIBRARY OF MINNESOTA

St. Paul [MN]: printed by James M. Goodhue, 1850. Disbound pamphlet. 22cm. 30, (1)pp. Some spotting to title page, else a clean copy. This catalogue, printed by Minnesota's first printer, in the second year of printing in Minnesota, is divided into two sections: Law Books [pp.3-11] and Miscellaneous Books [pp.15-30]. The final page records a list of "Territorial Officers," including Charles Cavileer, the Territory's first librarian. Item #63364

Minnesota Territory was organized in 1849. James Goodhue was the territory's first printer, and editor and publisher of its first newspaper the "Minnesota Pioneer."
OCLC lists six copies: Univ. of Connecticut; Library of Congress; Minnesota Hist. Soc.; Univ. of Minnesota; Kent State; Univ. of Wisconsin.

Price: $1,750.00

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