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    Important First Edition 1879 Montana Business Directory. This 218 page volume published by Fisk Brothers Printers and Binders, Helena, Montana is prized both for its research content and for its intrinsic appeal as a rare artifact of Montana's early territorial days, published just three years after Little Big Horn. In addition to graphic advertisements from a number of local entrepreneurs, it features such content as Dimsdale's lengthy history of the Montana Vigilantes, the organization of the Montana territory, history of the discovery of gold in Montana, geography, the topography, and climate of the territory, natural resources, landmarks, towns, and cities, and more! The interior contents are in excellent condition, and have been rebound in stiff boards to which the original paper front and back covers have been affixed. 5.875" x 8.5".

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