• History of the Americas

      A Remarkable Curiosity

      Dispatches from a New York City Journalist's 1873 Railroad Trip

      by Jerald T. Milanich

      Collected in this volume for the first time are Cummings's portraits of a land and its assortment of characters unlike anything back East. Characters like Pedro Armijo, the New Mexican sheep tycoon who took Denver by storm, and more prominently t

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