The Celebrated Collection of Americana Formed by the Late Thomas Winthrop Streeter. [8 volumes]

New York: Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., 1966-1-69, index 1970. Hardcover. Seven volumes plus index volume. Original blue boards (except index volume is bound in gilt blue cloth) all with gilt titles. Glassine jackets on all vols. but 2 and index. Volumes 3 and 7 have inserted lined notepaper prices on 9 and 7 items. B/w illustration. Very Good+, glassine jackets all have tears or cracks, mainly around edges but remain protective. Vol. 2, spine lightly sunned. Index has "index" pencilled on text block foot. Bindings solid. Item #130522

Includes annotations of books about all aspects of the Americas: Discovery and Exploration; atlases; New France & the Mississippi Valley; the Spanish Southwest; Mexico; the Mexican War; Texas; New Mexico; Arizona; Indian Terriroty & Oklahoma; New England; the American Revolution; NY, NJ, PA, MD, DE; French/Indian War; Constitution and Continental Congress; War of 1812; Southern Colonies & States; VA and WV; Georgia; FL; Confederacy; Civil War; Old Northwest; Ohio; Michigan; Indiana; Illinois; Mississippi Vallye, TN, KY, Burr-Wilkinson; US Presidents, Upper Missouri, Upper MIssissiippi, Great Plains and nearby states; Rockies; Pike's Peak; Gold Rush; Mormons and Utah; Cattle and Cattle Trade; Western States; Pacific Voyages; California; Overland Mail and Express; Expeditions; and more. A very nice set from a private collection. Thomas Winthrop Streeter (July 20, 1883 — June 12, 1965) was a book collector whose collection of Americana was considered one of the most important of its kind. --Wikipedia. Sale numbers 2467, 2551, 2605, 2691, 2750, 2841, 2913.

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