49th Alaska Statehood Celebration of Auburn, New York

By: Poole, Thomas J.

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Celebration program for the making of Alaska a State. Held in Auburn, N.Y. since William Seward the Secretary of State during Lincoln's tenure was the architect of the Alaska Purchase from Russia in 1867 for $7.2 million. Mr. Seward did not attract the attention he should have for such a fantastic purchase due to the overshadowing of Lincoln's assination. The Seward family name in Auburn N.Y. has a long influencial history with Generals, Bankers, and other accomplishments. Program contains photos, stories, a 1959 map, and period advertsements. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.Scarce. ; Map, Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall

Book Title: 49th Alaska Statehood Celebration of Auburn, New York

Author Name: Poole, Thomas J.

Categories: New York,

Edition: First Edition; Various

Publisher: Auburn, N.Y., Committee: 1959

Binding (hardback, paperback, etc.): Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID or SKU: 61201

Keywords: Alaska History William Seward Russia,