28 [Montana] McElrath, Thomson P. The Yellowstone Valley: What It Is, Where It Is, and How to Get There. A
Handbook for Tourists and Settlers. Illustrated. St. Paul: The Pioneer Press, 1880. Small 8vo, original plum cloth with gilt title, spine sunned, 138 (6, ads) pp. Folding map: Map of the Northern Pacific Railroad and Its Connections, 5 ½ x 17 inches. Very good.First edition. Adams HERD 1397, with extensive information on Montana
cattle ranches and stock (chapter 4 is on the Montana cattle industry). Other chapters are on the homes in the Yellowstone Valley, a trip to Yellowstone Park, history of the Gold Mines of Helena, and other useful information. Graff 2605. Howes M91.