TitleIllinois in 1837 & 8; a sketch descriptive of the situation, boundaries, face of the country, prominent districts, prairies, rivers, minerals, animals, agricultural productions, public lands, plans of internal improvement, manufactures, &c., of the state of Illinois: also, suggestions to emigrants, sketches of the counties, cities, and principal towns in the state: together with a letter on the cultivation of the prairies, by H. L. Ellsworth. To which are annexed the letters from a rambler in the West.
PublishedPhiladelphia, S. A. Mitchell, 1837, [c1837]
Descriptionviii, 9-143 p. fold. map. 22 cm.
General Note"The publisher is probably the author. It was got up mainly to promote the sale of Illinois lands then owned by John Grigg of Philadelphia."--Sabin, Bibl. amer., v. 9, no. 34260.
Another edition published in 1837 without cover title.
Other AuthorsMitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus), 1792-1868.
Rambler in the West.
Call Number/Copies 
 WRHS Research Library: F 38 J M682 I1
mq130852: LC class, closed stacks [status: NON-CIRCULATING]
[Record 71309]