THE BOY WITH THE U.S. EXPLORERS: U.S. Service Series #6.
Edition: First edition.
Boston: Lothrup, Lee & Shepherd, (1914). Hardcover first edition - One of the interesting U.S. Service Series, each highlighting a different department of the U.S. government. Illustrated "With 32 selected photographs." The boy saves his father's farm in Kansas by having it set up as a temporary experimental station, and then he wins a trip abroad, and travels across China for the Bureau of Agriculture. Lists to this title in the series at the front of the book, and to #5 in this series in the ads at the back. x, 319 pp. plus 4 pp of publisher's ads.
Condition: Very good+ in the later blue cloth binding with black lettering, illustrations on front cover and spine, and smaller pasted on photo illustration on front cover. (prev owner's name, minor wear to corners, an attractive tight copy overall)