1892. Item #66206
Lane, Ex-Sheriff Samuel A. FIFTY YEARS AND OVER OF AKRON AND SUMMIT COUNTY. Akron: Beacon Job Department, 1892. 1167p and 20p supplement, illustrated, nicely rebound in cloth, vg. 1st edition. An attractive copy. Includes many anecdotes of local history, Lane's career as an itinerant newspaper editor, and his trip overland to California in 1850. Very readable and an important source for later histories. Especially useful since the publication of the new index.