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1 The Adams Papers (Adams, John) Papers of John Adams and his family 1962-74 $500 - $800
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2 Rare Virginia “Slave Non-Importation” Document Signed John Dundas (African-American, 1795) Rare 1795 Virginia “Slave Non-Importation” certificate 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) Free Black woman refused residence in Rhode Island 1814 $300 - $500
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4 1843 letter on Negro camp meeting in New York (African-American, 1843) 1843 Letter on Negro Camp Meeting in New York 1843 $400 - $600
Sold For: $330
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5 Job for emancipated Alabama slave, Judge's letter (African-American, 1850) 1850 letter, Alabama job for Emancipated Slave 1850 $400 - $600
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6 Letter by Georgia lawyer as Slave trader (African-American, 1850) Letter by Georgia Lawyer as Slave Trader 1850 $300 - $500
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7 Letter, Lincoln’s Economist tracks fugitive slave for future Confederate General (African-American, 1851) Lincoln’s Economist Tracks Fugitive Slave, 1851 letter 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) James Garfield friend horrified by Mississippi Slavery, 1857 Letters Archive 1857-1858 $7,000 - $10,000
Sold For: $6,600
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9 Alaska Mines Corporation, Nome, Alaska (wrapper title) (Alaska) Nome Alaska mining prospectus with large map [1916] $700 - $1,000
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10 "General View of Skaguay, Alaska" (Alaska) Rare, early photograph of Skagway, Alaska 1897 1897 $800 - $1,200
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11 "Sullivan City Alaska. Sullivan Creek in foreground" Nowell, Frank H. (Alaska) Photograph of Sullivan City, Alaska c.1904 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) Baseball at Alaska mission c.1900 c.1900 $500 - $800
Sold For: $300
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13 Two books by Buzz Aldrin, each signed Aldrin, Buzz Two signed by moon astronaut Buzz Aldrin 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" Photos of the Apollo 11 mission signed by Buzz Aldrin 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. Allan's Lone Star Ballads 1874 1874 $200 - $300
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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 Letter, ‘Apostle to the Indians’ in Arkansas on the ‘Trail of Tears’ 1836 $250 - $350
Sold For: $192
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17 American Mechanics' Magazine, Vol. II (American Mechanics' Magazine) American Mechanics' Magazine, Vol. II 1826 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 Thomas Ashe on Mammal Bones 1806 1806 $500 - $800
Sold For: $570
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19 Lease for Chinese sharecrop farmers, Butte County (Asian-American - Chinese, 1880) 1880 Lease for Chinese Sharecroppers, Butte County, California 1880 $250 - $350
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20 San Francisco Chinese journalist's argument against 'exclusion' of Chinese immigrants (Asian-American - Chinese, 1905) San Francisco Chinese journalist opposes Chinese immigrant 'exclusion' 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) WWII Tribute to SF Chinese-American Servicemen 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) Only known copy of SF Chinese-American magazine 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) Japanese-Americans in Pasadena and Menlo Park, 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) Menu from first Los Angeles Sushi Restaurant ca. 1960 $200 - $300
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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. Atkinson's Address on Oregon 1868 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) Ms. account of dropping of 1st 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) Ms. observations of Nagasaki 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) John Foster Dulles on eliminating nuclear weapons 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) Five on atomic bomb & related subjects 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) Autographs of Atomic Bomb aviators 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) Signed photos of atomic bomb planes 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) Signed by Nagasaki atomic bomb crew members 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) Development and effects of the 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) Manattan Project director General Leslie Groves No date $300 - $500
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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) Ms. account of dropping bomb on Hiroshima 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) Atomic bomb replica signed by Enola Gay crew members 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) Photographs signed by Enola Gay crew members 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) Official account of atomic bomb project 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) Letter & signed photo from H-bomb father Edward Teller 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) Earth samples from two atomic bomb blasts 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) Two inscribed by Hiroshima navigator Dutch Van Kirk 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) Dutch Van Kirk describes dropping atomic bomb No date $500 - $800
Sold For: $330
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43 Motor Guide to California (Automobile Guide - California) Guide to California Motoring with maps 1926 1926 $250 - $350
Sold For: $192
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44 TIB Automobile Route Book, coast-to-coast. 1914-1915 edition (Automobile Route Book) Early route book across USA by automobile 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) Damsel with early 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) Photos of the Graf Zeppelin 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) State of U.S. Aeronautics 1916 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) Chicago air races program 1933 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. Broadside of the Mammoth Tree Grove Yosemite 1855 $5,000 - $8,000
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50 Team photograph of the Truxton Grays on a cigar box label (Baseball) Cigar label with the Truxton Grays 1901-1909 $700 - $1,000
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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) John Montgomery Ward Base Ball How to be a Player 1888 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 2 Baseball broadsides, "Irish Ball Tossers", Kalamazoo, Michigan 1895 $200 - $300
Sold For: $204
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53 John Bidwell, Pioneer: A Sketch of His Career Benjamin, Marcus John Bidwell, Pioneer 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. Introductory lecture for Harvard Medical School in 1850 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 First American books with color printed plates 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) Early motion picture broadside 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) Rare Buffalo Bill Show route book 1899 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) Abstracts of tiel for S.F. Bay Area 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) Scarce Contra Costa County Cal. promotional 1902 $500 - $800
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60 Early 1849 printed letter on the Gold Rush and European political turmoil (California - Gold Rush) 1849 Letter - Gold Rush & European Political Turmoil 1849 $200 - $300
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61 The Story of Hollywood Croswell, Mary E. (California - Hollywood) Perhaps the first history of Hollywood California [1905] $300 - $500
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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) Building Laws of Los Angeles 1911 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) Monterey photo album with Chinese fishermen c.1910 $600 - $900
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64 Guenthers' Murrieta Mineral Hot Springs (California - Murrieta Hot Springs) Murrieta Hot Springs promo booklet [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) Knights Templar certificate for Nevada City chapter 1866 1866 $600 - $900
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66 The History of San Diego Pourade, Richard F. (California - San Diego) History of San Diego in 7 volumes Special Edition 1960-1977 $500 - $800
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67 Early view of gold rush era San Francisco in The New York Weekly Tribune (California - San Francisco) Early San Francisco Gold Rush View 1849 1849 $500 - $800
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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) Jones' Report on California Land Titles with Map 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) The only book by San Francisco architect Bernard Maybeck [1915] $200 - $300
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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) San Francisco in Ruins 1906 earthquake viewbook 1906 $200 - $300
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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) Plan for Skyline Boulevard, S.F. to Santa Cruz June 3, 1922 $200 - $300
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72 Historical and Descriptive Sketch of Sonoma County, California Thompson, Robert A. (California - Sonoma County) Thompson's Sketch of Sonoma County 1877 with map 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) Stanford Calendar for 1907 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 letter on California wine from Bohemian Club founder's widow 1895 $200 - $300
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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) 36 Letters from Canadians in California Gold Rush 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) Two 1848 newspapers with news of the California gold rush 1848 $500 - $800
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77 Hutching's [sic] California Scenes: The California Indians (California Pictorial Lettersheet) Pictorial Lettersheet with Nahl engravings 1854 $200 - $300
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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) California State Statutes 1849-1859 1850-1859 $1,500 - $2,000
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79 Fifteen volumes of California history published by Copley Books (California) 15 volumes of Western Americana from Copley Books 1966-1983 $500 - $800
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80 Four fine press volumes of Californiana (California) Four fine press volumes of Californiana Various dates $200 - $300
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81 Glimpses of California, the land of the setting sun - souvenir, 1891-92 (California) Rare view book of California 1892 1892 $700 - $1,000
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82 Manuscript account book of Riverside California pioneer A.G. Patton Patton, Alexander Getty (California) Account book of a Riverside California pioneer 1880-1891 $500 - $800
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83 San Bernardino Mountain and Rim of the World Drive - Guide (California) Scarce guide to San Bernardino mountains [c.1925] $700 - $1,000
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84 Souvenir of California (cover title) (California) Scarce souvenir view book of California 1885 $400 - $600
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85 Three items relating to the proposed Mt. San Antonio Passenger Tramway (California) Tramway up "Old Baldy" c.1930 c.1930 $700 - $1,000
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86 Views of Southern California (California) Rare view book of Southern California [1899] $600 - $900
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87 Ten booklets and book prospectuses by Henry B. Carrington Carrington, Henry B. Ten booklets by Henry B. Carrington Various dates $200 - $300
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88 A Complete Reference Gazetteer of the United States of North America Chapin, William A Complete Reference Gazetteer of the United States 1844 1844 $200 - $300
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89 Monumental Remains of Georgia: Part First [all published] Jones, Charles C. (Civil War - Confederate Imprint) Remains of the mound-building people of Georgia 1861 $400 - $600
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90 Lee's Lieutenants: A Study in Command Freeman, Douglas Southall (Civil War) Lee's Lieutenants by Douglas Southall Freeman 1942-44 $200 - $300
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91 R.E. Lee: A Biography Freeman, Douglas Southall (Civil War) Freeman's Biography of Robert E. Lee 1943 $200 - $300
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92 Full plate tintype of Confederate Surgeon Benjamin A. Cheek, 12th & 22nd North Carolina Infantry (Civil War) Full plate Civil War tintype of Confederate Surgeon 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) Southern plantation life during the Civil War 1863 $300 - $500
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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) Civil War letter capture of blockade runner November 30, 1864 $300 - $500
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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) Promotional material for the Photographic History of the 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) Sailor's letter aboard ironclad in Civil War Jan. 31 & March 11, 1864 $300 - $500
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97 Life and Times of Gen. Sam. Dale, the Mississippi Partisan Claiborne, J.F.H. Life of Gen. Sam Dale with a signed document 1860 $500 - $800
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98 Autobiographies by Bill & Hillary Clinton, each signed Clinton, Bill & Hillary Rodham Signed biographies of Bill & Hillary Clinton Various dates $200 - $300
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99 Official Guide to Cripple Creek District, by Cripple Creek Chamber of Commerce (Colorado) Rare Cripple Creek Colorado promotional 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) Leadville CO telephone directory 1920 1920 $200 - $300
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