Nolle Smith; cowboy, engineer, statesman, Illustrated with photographs

New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1971. Hardcover. xiv, 210p. + 16p. photographs, very good first edition in cloth boards and unclipped dj.

Smith's life was atypically African American. Raised as a cowboy in Wyoming, he earned an engineering degree at the University of Nebraska that led him in turn to a public engineer's job in Hawaii. There, he became the territory's Civil Service Director and a member of the territorial legislature.

Cat.No: 9817
ISBN: 039606390x

Price: $15.00