NARRATIVE OF THE MASSACRE AT CHICAGO (SATURDAY), AUGUST 15, 1812, AND OF SOME PRECEDING EVENTS. SECOND EDITION, WITH ILLUSTRATIONS, ADDITIONAL NOTES, AND INDEX.
Chicago: Fergus Printing Company, 1914. Second edition 8vo., 71 pp. Publisher's original printed wrappers bound-in full red morocco with title in gilt along the spine; chipped along the foredge of the front wrapper. A very good copy. (Item ID: 50757)
Howes K - 170 " Most notable historical narrative from Chicago's pioneer press; based upon conversations with Mrs. Helm and other survivors." Street Sale 1480 (first edition) " One of the great Chicago books. It is the earliest separately printed account of the Chicago Massacre, written originally for the grandchildren of John Kinzie, the first permanent settler of Chicago..."