1858 · Chicago, Illinois
The Review is a detailed rendering of Chicago's bustling commercial activities during 1857, with valuable material on railroads, City improvements, the Illinois Central, water works and sewage; hotels, boarding houses, other retail establishments; the trade in flour, wheat, hogs, and other commodities; manufacturing data, with information on different city establishments. With excellent advertisements, some illustrated.
Tanner has identified two issues of this pamphlet, based on the wrapper imprint: our copy, with the "Democratic Press Mammoth Steam Printing..." imprint, is the first; the second has the imprint, "Press and Tribune mammoth steam printing..."
Ante-Fire Imprints 302. Byrd 2887. Not in Eberstadt, Decker, Sabin. (Inventory #: 31642)