NY: H.C. Kinsey & Company, Inc., 1940. Illustrated. First Edition. Signed presentation from Hatcher on the front endpaper: “For Elizabeth Ann MacDonell with best wishes from Harlan Hatcher.” An overview of Ohio's history, from virgin forests inhabited by Indians, to the British and French occupations, Native Americans, the Allegheny Mountains; various settlements, villages, statehood, the early canals, Johnny Appleseed, Blennerhassett's Island and contemporary events and people. Thick 8vo., cloth in dust jacket; 325 pages. Item #57145
Very Good (covers nice; contents clean & tight); edgewear (small chip on spine & tiny nick rear cover) d/j. This title was issued with a fragile dust jacket that is frequently worn or missing altogether.