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1 The Adams Papers (Adams, John) 1962-74 $500 - $800
Sold For: $300
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2 Rare Virginia “Slave Non-Importation” Document Signed John Dundas (African-American, 1795) Jan. 10, 1795 $800 - $1,200
Sold For: $1,560
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3 Free Black woman refused legal residence in Providence during the War of 1812 - Manuscript Document (African-American, 1814) 1814 $300 - $500
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4 1843 letter on Negro camp meeting in New York (African-American, 1843) 1843 $400 - $600
Sold For: $330
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5 Job for emancipated Alabama slave, Judge's letter (African-American, 1850) 1850 $400 - $600
Sold For: $330
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6 Letter by Georgia lawyer as Slave trader (African-American, 1850) 1850 $300 - $500
Sold For: $330
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7 Letter, Lincoln’s Economist tracks fugitive slave for future Confederate General (African-American, 1851) 1851 $400 - $600
Sold For: $330
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8 Archive of antebellum letters by James Garfield friend horrified by Mississippi slavery (African-American, 1857-58) 1857-1858 $7,000 - $10,000
Sold For: $6,600
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9 Alaska Mines Corporation, Nome, Alaska (wrapper title) (Alaska) [1916] $700 - $1,000
Sold For: $420
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10 "General View of Skaguay, Alaska" (Alaska) 1897 $800 - $1,200
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11 "Sullivan City Alaska. Sullivan Creek in foreground" Nowell, Frank H. (Alaska) 1904 $400 - $600
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12 Original photograph of ten members of the Metlakahtla, Alaska, baseball team at Dr. William Duncan's mission (Alaska) c.1900 $500 - $800
Sold For: $300
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13 Two books by Buzz Aldrin, each signed Aldrin, Buzz 2005 & 2009 $200 - $300
Sold For: $120
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14 Magnificent Desolation: Images from the Apollo 11 Lunar Mission with the Words of Astronaut Buzz Aldrin Aldrin, Edwin E. "Buzz" 2009 $300 - $500
Sold For: $390
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15 Allan's Lone Star Ballads. A Collection of Southern Patriotic Songs, Made During Confederate Times Allan, Francis D. 1874 $200 - $300
Sold For: $120
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16 1836 Letter, ‘Apostle to the Indians’ in Arkansas on the ‘Trail of Tears’ Greene, Rev. David (American Indians - Trail of Tears) 1836 $250 - $350
Sold For: $192
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17 American Mechanics' Magazine, Vol. II (American Mechanics' Magazine) 1826 $200 - $300
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18 Memoirs of Mammoth, and various other Extraordinary and Stupendous Bones, of Incognita, or Non-Descript Animals, found in the Vicinity of the Ohio, Wabash, Illinois, Mississippi, Missouri, Osage, and Red Rivers, &c. &c. Ashe, Thomas 1806 $500 - $800
Sold For: $570
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19 Lease for Chinese sharecrop farmers, Butte County (Asian-American - Chinese, 1880) 1880 $250 - $350
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20 San Francisco Chinese journalist's argument against 'exclusion' of Chinese immigrants (Asian-American - Chinese, 1905) 1905 $600 - $900
Sold For: $360
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21 Tribute to San Francisco Chinese-American servicemen of World War II (Asian-American - Chinese, San Francisco 1947) 1947 $200 - $300
Sold For: $120
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22 San Francisco Chinese-American magazine, only known copy (Asian-American - Chinese, San Francisco 1948) 1948 $200 - $300
Sold For: $132
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23 Early ephemera of Japanese-Americans in Pasadena and Menlo Park (Asian-American - Japanese, 1906-23) 1906-1923 $200 - $300
Sold For: $120
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24 Menu for the Los Angeles Japanese restaurant that introduced sushi to America (Asian-American - Japanese, Los Angeles cookery) ca. 1960 $200 - $300
Sold For: $240
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25 Address Delivered by Rev. G. H. Atkinson, D.D., Before the Chamber of Commerce of the State of New-York, Upon the Possession, Settlement, Climate and Resources of Oregon and the Northwest Coast, Including Some Remarks Upon Alaska Atkinson, G[eorge] H. 1868 $200 - $300
Sold For: $120
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26 Handwritten manuscript by Harold Agnew, American physicist who flew as an observer on the Hiroshima bombing mission, relating the mission and events leading up to it Agnew, Harold (Atomic Bomb) No date $1,000 - $1,500
Sold For: $600
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27 Manuscript by Ralph Belanger, flight engineer aboard the observation plane on the Nagasaki bombing mission, describing the events and his role Belanger, Ralph D. (Atomic Bomb) No date $800 - $1,200
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28 Letter from John Foster Dulles as Secretary of State, to Bernard Baruch, about eliminating atomic weapons Dulles, John Foster (Atomic Bomb) October 3, 1957 $300 - $500
Sold For: $420
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29 Five volumes relating to the atomic bomb, aviation and politics, one with signatures of A-Bomb interest (Atomic Bomb) Various dates $200 - $300
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30 Four items signed by aviators on the planes that dropped the bombs over Hiroshima and Nagasaki (Atomic Bomb) Various dates $400 - $600
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31 Four photographs signed by crew members of supporting aircraft during the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombing missions (Atomic Bomb) No dates $500 - $800
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32 Four photographs signed by crew members of the "Bockscar" on the Nagasaki bombing mission (Atomic Bomb) No dates $400 - $600
Sold For: $720
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33 Four volumes on the development of the Atomic Bomb and its effects (Atomic Bomb) Various dates $300 - $500
Sold For: $192
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34 Photograph signed by General Leslie R. Groves, along with an initialed note Groves, Leslie R. (Atomic Bomb) No date $300 - $500
Sold For: $300
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35 Manuscript by Morris Jeppson, assistant weapons officer aboard the Enola Gay on the Hiroshima bombing mission, describing the mission and his part in it Jeppson, Morris R. (Atomic Bomb) No date $600 - $900
Sold For: $390
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36 Scale model of the "Little Boy" atomic bomb, signed by Paul Tibbets and two other Enola Gay crew members (Atomic Bomb) No date $800 - $1,200
Sold For: $960
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37 Seven photographs signed by various crew members of the "Enola Gay" on the Hiroshima bombing mission (Atomic Bomb) No date $500 - $800
Sold For: $330
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38 A General Account of the Development of Methods of Using Atomic Energy for Military Purposes under the Auspices of the United States Government 1940-1945 Smyth, H.D. (Atomic Bomb) 1945 $300 - $500
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39 Letter from Edward Teller, responding to questions about the Atomic and Hydrogen bombs, plus a signed photograph Teller, Edward (Atomic Bomb) No date $500 - $800
Sold For: $570
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40 Trinitite relic from first atomic bomb blast, plus earth from near ground zero at Nagasaki, and a Manhattan Project embroidered cotton patch (Atomic Bomb) Various dates $200 - $300
Sold For: $192
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41 Two volumes with long signed inscriptions by Theodore J. "Dutch" Van Kirk, navigator on the Enola Gay during the Hiroshima mission (Atomic Bomb) 1945 & [1946] $400 - $600
Sold For: $240
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42 Letter from Capt. Theodore J. Van Kirk, navigator on the Enola Gay during the atomic bomb mission against Hiroshima, describing the dropping of the bomb Van Kirk, Theodore J. "Dutch" (Atomic Bomb) No date $500 - $800
Sold For: $330
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43 Motor Guide to California (Automobile Guide - California) 1926 $250 - $350
Sold For: $192
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44 TIB Automobile Route Book, coast-to-coast. 1914-1915 edition (Automobile Route Book) 1914 $400 - $600
Sold For: $240
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45 Original photograph of a young woman standing next to an early electric-powered car (Automobiles - Electric Car) 1910 $200 - $300
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46 Panoramic silver photograph comprised of five individual images of the dirigible Graf Zeppelin when docked at Lakehurst, New Jersey Metz, H. (Aviation - lighter than air) 1928 $1,500 - $2,000
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47 Aeronautics. Second annual report of the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics together with the message of the President of the United States transmitting the report for the fiscal year ended June 30, 1916. December 6, 1916. -- Read; referred to the Committee on Naval Affairs and ordered to be printed, with illustrations (Aviation) 1917 $200 - $300
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48 Official Program and Log International Air Races, Gordon Bennett Balloon Race, Curtiss-Wright-Reynolds Airport Chicago, September 1 to 4, 1933 (Aviation) 1933 $300 - $500
Sold For: $180
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49 The Mammoth Tree Grove, Calaveras County California. Lapham & Haynes prop.rs Sketched from nature by T.A. Ayres Ayres, Thomas A. 1855 $5,000 - $8,000
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50 Team photograph of the Truxton Grays on a cigar box label (Baseball) 1901-1909 $700 - $1,000
Sold For: $420
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51 Base-Ball. How to Become a Player, with the Origin, History, and Explanation of the Game Ward, John Montgomery (Baseball) 1888 $2,500 - $3,500
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52 2 Michigan broadsides, 1895 Baseball game of "Green Stockings Irish Ball Tossers” (and a fearless Umpire (Baseball, 1895 Broadsides) 1895 $200 - $300
Sold For: $204
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53 John Bidwell, Pioneer: A Sketch of His Career Benjamin, Marcus 1907 $200 - $300
Sold For: $510
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54 An Introductory Lecture Delivered at the Massachusetts Medical College, November 6th, 1849 Bigelow, Henry J. 1850 $300 - $500
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55 American Medical Botany, being a collection of the Native Medical Plants of the United States, containing their Botanical History and Chemical Analysis, and properties and uses in Medicine, Diet, and the Arts Bigelow, Jacob 1817-1820 $1,000 - $1,500
Sold For: $720
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56 To-night! You may spend two delightful hours with the Salvation Army. A great variety of moving pictures will be exhibited... The great social work of the Salvation Army in the Slums of London... Living Scenes from Australia... Views of Palestine... (Broadside - Motion Pictures) c.1905 $200 - $300
Sold For: $120
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57 Route-book, Buffalo Bill's Wild West, 1899. Containing also the official routes seasons of 1895, 1896, 1897, 1898 Gooch, George H., compiler (Buffalo Bill) 1899 $600 - $900
Sold For: $1,320
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58 Manuscript abstract of title workbook for San Francisco Bay Area locales (California - Abstracts of Title) c.1907 $2,000 - $3,000
Sold For: $2,700
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59 Souvenir: Contra Costa County, California, as reviewed under the Vitascope; A pen picture of its wonderfully productive valleys... Metcalfe, William L., compiler (California - Contra Costa County) 1902 $500 - $800
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60 Early 1849 printed letter on the Gold Rush and European political turmoil (California - Gold Rush) 1849 $200 - $300
Sold For: $120
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61 The Story of Hollywood Croswell, Mary E. (California - Hollywood) [1905] $300 - $500
Sold For: $180
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62 The Building Laws of the City of Los Angeles Revised to September 20, 1911... Building Ordinance, Plumbing Ordinance, Electric Wiring Ordinance, Fire District Ordinance, and the California Employers Liability Law (California - Los Angeles) 1911 $400 - $600
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63 Album with 34 original silver photographs of the area in and around Monterey, California, including Chinese fishermen (California - Monterey) c.1910 $600 - $900
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64 Guenthers' Murrieta Mineral Hot Springs (California - Murrieta Hot Springs) [c.1920] $300 - $500
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65 Membership certificate for Niles Searls in the Nevada City chapter of the Knights Templar (California - Nevada City) 1866 $600 - $900
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66 The History of San Diego Pourade, Richard F. (California - San Diego) 1960-1977 $500 - $800
Sold For: $300
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67 Early view of gold rush era San Francisco in The New York Weekly Tribune (California - San Francisco) 1849 $500 - $800
Sold For: $300
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68 Report of the Secretary of the Interior, Communicating a Copy of the Report of William Carey Jones, Special Agent to Examine the Subject of Land Titles in California Jones, William Carey (California - San Francisco) 1851 $1,500 - $2,000
Sold For: $900
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69 Palace of Fine Arts and Lagoon Maybeck, Bernard R. (California - San Francisco) [1915] $200 - $300
Sold For: $132
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70 San Francisco in Ruins: A Pictorial History of Eight Score Photo-Views of the Earthquake Effects, Flames' Havoc, Ruins Everywhere, Relief Camps (California - San Francisco) 1906 $200 - $300
Sold For: $132
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71 Before the California Highway Commission in re location of Skyline Boulevard, San Francisco to Santa Cruz: Supplemental brief. San Lorenzo Valley route from intersection Fatjo road with Saratoga, California Redwood Park State Road... (California - Santa Cruz) June 3, 1922 $200 - $300
Sold For: $120
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72 Historical and Descriptive Sketch of Sonoma County, California Thompson, Robert A. (California - Sonoma County) 1877 $1,000 - $1,500
Sold For: $600
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73 Stanford Calendar for 1907. Containing pictures of the Memorial Church and selections from the inscriptions written by Mrs. Stanford and cut on its walls. (California - Stanford University) c.1906 $200 - $300
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74 Widow of a San Francisco Bohemian Club founder writes from her country vineyard on the American River Emma McPherson Steele (California – Wine, Bohemian Club, Bierce) 1895 $200 - $300
Sold For: $120
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75 Archive of thirty-six letters and notes written by brothers John and Thomas Emery from California during the Gold Rush, to their family in New Brunswick, Canada Emery, John or Thomas (California Gold Rush Letters) 1855-1858 $20,000 - $30,000
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76 Two 1848 newspapers with news of the discovery of gold in California and the beginning of the California Gold Rush (California Gold Rush) 1848 $500 - $800
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77 Hutching's [sic] California Scenes: The California Indians (California Pictorial Lettersheet) 1854 $200 - $300
Sold For: $120
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78 Complete run of the first ten years of the earliest California State Statutes, from the first through the tenth sessions, 1849-1859 (California) 1850-1859 $1,500 - $2,000
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79 Fifteen volumes of California history published by Copley Books (California) 1966-1983 $500 - $800
Sold For: $300
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80 Four fine press volumes of Californiana (California) Various dates $200 - $300
Sold For: $120
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81 Glimpses of California, the land of the setting sun - souvenir, 1891-92 (California) 1892 $700 - $1,000
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82 Manuscript account book of Riverside California pioneer A.G. Patton Patton, Alexander Getty (California) 1880-1891 $500 - $800
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83 San Bernardino Mountain and Rim of the World Drive - Guide (California) [c.1925] $700 - $1,000
Sold For: $420
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84 Souvenir of California (cover title) (California) 1885 $400 - $600
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85 Three items relating to the proposed Mt. San Antonio Passenger Tramway (California) c.1930 $700 - $1,000
Sold For: $420
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86 Views of Southern California (California) [1899] $600 - $900
Sold For: $360
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87 Ten booklets and book prospectuses by Henry B. Carrington Carrington, Henry B. Various dates $200 - $300
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88 A Complete Reference Gazetteer of the United States of North America Chapin, William 1844 $200 - $300
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89 Monumental Remains of Georgia: Part First [all published] Jones, Charles C. (Civil War - Confederate Imprint) 1861 $400 - $600
Sold For: $240
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90 Lee's Lieutenants: A Study in Command Freeman, Douglas Southall (Civil War) 1942-44 $200 - $300
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91 R.E. Lee: A Biography Freeman, Douglas Southall (Civil War) 1943 $200 - $300
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92 Full plate tintype of Confederate Surgeon Benjamin A. Cheek, 12th & 22nd North Carolina Infantry (Civil War) c.1861 $1,000 - $1,500
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93 Life in the South; from the Commencement of the War. By a Blockaded British Subject [Hopley, Catherine C.] (Civil War) 1863 $300 - $500
Sold For: $570
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94 Letter from Lt. Commander James E. Jouett to Philadelphia lawyer John Goforth seeking representation in the sale of a captured blockade-runner Jouett, James E. (Civil War) November 30, 1864 $300 - $500
Sold For: $204
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95 Collection of promotion material for F.T. Miller's Photographic History of the Civil War Miller, Francis Trevelyan, editor (Civil War) c.1910 $250 - $350
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96 Two letters from Henry Sherman, serving aboard the U.S.S. "New Ironsides off the Carolina coast, to his sister in Massachusetts Sherman, Henry E. (Civil War) Jan. 31 & March 11, 1864 $300 - $500
Sold For: $270
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97 Life and Times of Gen. Sam. Dale, the Mississippi Partisan Claiborne, J.F.H. 1860 $500 - $800
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98 Autobiographies by Bill & Hillary Clinton, each signed Clinton, Bill & Hillary Rodham Various dates $200 - $300
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99 Official Guide to Cripple Creek District, by Cripple Creek Chamber of Commerce (Colorado) August, 1902 $700 - $1,000
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100 Telephone Directory... Leadville and Clear Creek Districts... The Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company (Colorado) 1920 $200 - $300
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