(Walsworth Pub. Co., Miami, Oklahoma, 1983). Thick Quarto. Item #027101
566 pages, index. A remarkable history written by a newspaper feature writer and columist for the Miami News-Record, who grew up in a family that lived, made and talked about history. Profusely illustrated with much detail not only on older families but the various indian tribes in the region. The author describes the development of Ottawa County, its historic sites, mines, farms and ranches, bad old days, events and much more.Bound in cream cloth lettered and decorated in brown, spine lettering brown, endpapers are maps. near fine.