Carlson, Laurie M., 1952-

Boss of the plains : the hat that won the West / by Laurie Carlson ; pictures by Holly Meade. - 1st ed. - New York : DK Ink/DK Pub., 1998. - 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm.

"A Melanie Kroupa book."

Includes bibliographical references.

The story of John Stetson and how he came to create the most popular hat west of the Mississippi.

0789424797 9780789424792

97030995


Stetson, John Batterson, 1830-1906 --Juvenile literature.


Hatters--United States--Biography--Juvenile literature.
Hat trade--History--United States--Juvenile literature.
Hats--History--United States--Juvenile literature.

HD9948.U62 / S7425 1998

338.7/6874/092 B