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1 Images, 1923-1974 Adams, Ansel [1974] $300 - $500
Sold For: $270
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2 Postcard from Ansel Adams to Otto Meyer, chairman of Paul Masson Vineyards Adams, Ansel October 24, 1965 $200 - $300
Sold For: $120
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3 The Jubilee of the Constitution. A Discourse Delivered... the Fiftieth Anniversary of the Inauguration of George Washington as President of the United States Adams, John Quincy 1839 $200 - $300
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4 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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5 Fugitive Slave woman on the run, North Carolina letter (African-American, 1825) 1825 $500 - $800
Sold For: $300
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6 Negroes and Negro "Slavery;" the first, an inferior race, the latter its normal condition. Introductory number: causes of popular delusion on the subject Van Evrie, John H. (African-American, 1854) [1854] $800 - $1,200
Sold For: $480
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7 NY Black Abolitionist (and future San Francisco journalist) - jobs for fugitive slaves (African-American, 1856) 1856 $400 - $600
Sold For: $240
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8 A Letter to the Hon. Benjamin R. Curtis, Late Judge of the Supreme Court of the United States, in review of his recently published pamphlet on the ‘Emancipation Proclamation’ of the President Kirkland, Charles P. (African-American, 1862 - Emancipation Proclamation) 1862 $300 - $500
Sold For: $300
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9 Eight slave-related Civil War 'patriotic covers' (illustrated envelopes) (African-American, 1863-64 - Civil War) n.d. $300 - $500
Sold For: $180
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10 ‘Poem that Made the Negro a Soldier’ O’Reilly, Miles (pseudonym of Charles Halpine) (African-American, 1864 - Civil War) ca. 1864 $600 - $900
Sold For: $360
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11 Letter as 20 year-old teacher Washington, Booker T. (African-American, 1877) 1877 $1,500 - $2,000
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12 1st Black Harvard graduate, letter as Republican ‘good soldier’ (African-American, 1884) 1884 $400 - $600
Sold For: $1,440
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13 1st ‘scientific’ studies of 'Negro Intelligence' (African-American, 1913-16) $400 - $600
Sold For: $240
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14 Last ‘All Colored Cast’ Silent Movies, Ephemera (African-American, 1922-1928) 1922-28 $250 - $350
Sold For: $156
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15 NAACP leader’s novel of Southern lynchings and ‘barbarities”, letter to a white reader White, Walter F. (African-American, 1926) 1926 $500 - $800
Sold For: $300
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16 Famed Black woman sculptor of the Harlem Renaissance encounters racism on a Boston bus, 1928 letter Fuller, Meta V.W. (African-American, 1928) 1928 $800 - $1,200
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17 Early Black pictorial magazine of the Depression-era, only known copy (African-American, 1939) 1939 $200 - $300
Sold For: $330
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18 Black Jazz Club in 1940s San Francisco (African-American, 1945) 1945-46 $250 - $350
Sold For: $156
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19 African-American master artist Charles White, 4 illustrated ephemeral items (African-American, 1962-2009 Black master artist Charles White) 1962-2009 $200 - $300
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20 Photograph album chronicling the construction of the Alaska highway and scenes on the way (Alaska Highway) c.1942 $600 - $900
Sold For: $480
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21 Message from the President of the United States... relating to the enforcement of the regulations respecting fur seals, adopted by the Governments of the United States and Great Britain... (Alaska) 1895 $200 - $300
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22 Geology of the Yukon Gold District, Alaska Spurr, Josiah Edward (Alaska) [1898] $200 - $300
Sold For: $510
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23 Prescription Forms For Medicinal Liquor (Alcohol) 1931 $200 - $300
Sold For: $132
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24 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: $510
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25 Two letters from George Balsley to his friend Bertie, written from New York, in one describing the America's Cup yacht race Balsley, George (America's Cup) 1899 $200 - $300
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26 Five early Catalogues of the avant-garde Grand Central School of Arts, New York City (American Depression Art - New York, 1926-36) 1926-36 $200 - $300
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27 WITHDRAWN - American Heritage, New Series, Volumes 1, Number 1 through Volume 5 Number 4 (American Heritage) 1949-1954 $200 - $300
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28 Missionary and famed orthographer among the Choctaw Indians in Mississippi and Oklahoma - letter Banks, Daniel C. (American Indians – Choctaw, ‘Trail of Tears’) 1834 $300 - $500
Sold For: $228
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29 Eleven original architectural drawings for the Hospital for Children and Training School for Nurses, California & Maple Streets, San Francisco (Architectural Drawings) 1909 $800 - $1,200
Sold For: $480
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30 Two large original architectural drawings for the Masonic Temple in San Francisco at Oak Street & Van Ness Avenue (Architectural Drawings) 1911 $500 - $800
Sold For: $420
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31 Chinese Sunday School, New York, 1908 leaflet and letter (Asian-American – Chinese, NY, 1908) 1908 $200 - $300
Sold For: $120
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32 Etching, “The Center of Chinatown, San Francisco” Wilke, William H. (Asian-American - Chinatown, 1930s) c.1935 $200 - $300
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33 Lease for Chinese sharecrop farmers, Butte County (Asian-American - Chinese, 1880) 1880 $200 - $300
Sold For: $204
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34 Uncommon San Francisco Chinatown ephemera, from 1930 Chinese Hospital Pagoda Festival to 1970 Gourmet Guide (Asian-American – Chinatown, 1930-70) Various dates $200 - $300
Sold For: $510
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35 Large bound collection of miscellaneous articles from a dozen magazines, ca.1883-1906, many relating to San Francisco, California and the West (Asian-American – Chinatown, Genthe, 1900) Ca. 1883-1906 $200 - $300
Sold For: $120
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36 Chinese-American secret societies before the Tongs, 1890 Culin, Stewart (Asian-American – Chinese, 1890) 1890 $200 - $300
Sold For: $144
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37 Author of a Japanese-American classic, rare 1934 letter Oyabe, Jenichiro (Asian-American – Japanese, 1898-1934) 1934 $400 - $600
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38 Booklet and report, with map, a year after the atomic bombing of Nagasaki, on the Mitsubishi Nagasaki Shipyard, once the largest producer of warships for the Japanese Navy (Atom Bomb – rare Map, Nagasaki Shipyard) 1946-1947 $200 - $400
Sold For: $132
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39 Log-Book of a Motor Car ___ Owned by ___ Being a record of mileage, incidents, and cost of operation (Automobiles) [1906] $400 - $600
Sold For: $420
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40 1928 National Air Tour Official Program. San Francisco, July 14-15-16, Bay Cities Edition (Aviation) 1928 $500 - $800
Sold For: $300
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41 The World in the Air: The Story of Flying in Pictures Miller, Francis Trevelyan (Aviation) 1930 $2,000 - $3,000
Sold For: $3,300
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42 Official program and log, thirteenth annual National Air Races: Los Angeles Airport, Los Angeles, California, July 1 to 4, 1933 (Aviation) 1933 $500 - $800
Sold For: $480
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43 The San Francisco Bay Area Presents the 1938 Pacific International Air Races: Official Directory and Log - Oakland Airport: May 28, 29, 30, 1938) (Aviation) 1938 $200 - $300
Sold For: $120
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44 The California Pioneer and Other Poems Baldy, Lizzie F. 1879 $200 - $300
Sold For: $168
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45 History of the Colonization of the United States Bancroft, George 1841 $300 - $500
Sold For: $180
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46 The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft Bancroft, Hubert Howe [1967] $500 - $800
Sold For: $570
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47 Personal Narrative of Explorations and Incidents in Texas, New Mexico, California, Sonora, and Chihuahua, Connected with the United States and Mexican Boundary Commission, During the Years 1850, '51, '52, and '53 - Caleb Burwell Rowan Kennerly's copy Bartlett, John Russell 1854 $700 - $1,000
Sold For: $960
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48 Identification card for an Indian basket from The Emporium in Carson, Nevada, "Headquarters Washoe and Paiute Basketry..." (Basketry - Native American) 1911 $400 - $600
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49 Indian Basket Weaving by the Navajo School of Indian Basketry (Basketry - Native American) 1903 $200 - $300
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50 An Introductory Lecture Delivered at the Massachusetts Medical College, November 6th, 1849 Bigelow, Henry J. 1850 $300 - $500
Sold For: $180
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51 Report to the Committee on Public Lands, to whom was referred the "Memorial of Robert Mills, Proposing a Plan for a Railroad and Telegraphic Communication with the Pacific Ocean..." Borland, Solon 1852 $200 - $300
Sold For: $120
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52 19th century California fixed-blade Bowie knife with white bone handle, original leather sheath (Bowie Knife) 19th century $1,000 - $1,500
Sold For: $600
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53 Picturesque America; or, The Land We Live In. A Delineation by Pen and Pencil of the Mountains, Rivers, Lakes, Forests, Water-Falls, Shores, Cañons, Valleys, Cities, and other Picturesque Features of Our Country Bryant, William Cullen, editor [1872-1874] $400 - $600
Sold For: $240
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54 The Backslidres' (sic) Railroad to Ruin, Embracing the Fast Line Express, Cigaretburg to Murderville, via Lagertown, Rowdytown, Topersville, Moonshine Hollow, Beerboro, Sipington, Gamblers' Den, Saloon Siding and Devil's Curve. Branch Line Pleasureville to Apostasy, via Funtown, Horse Race Siding, Apathy, Tattletown, Spatville, Angerton, Brawlville, Hoptown, Danceburg, Waltzville, and Ball Valley. Burton, Chas. J. 1901 $200 - $300
Sold For: $168
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55 Collection of books from the estate of Red Buttons (Buttons, Red) Various dates $200 - $300
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56 Illustrated Souvenir Showing a Few Alameda County Homes. The Athens of the Pacific. The Flower Garden of California Davoust, Martial (California - Alameda County) 1903 $400 - $600
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57 Index to Registration Affidavits... 1936 Amador County California (California - Amador County) 1936 $500 - $800
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58 The Architectural Digest: Southern California Business Edition (California - Architecture) c.1924 $400 - $600
Sold For: $360
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59 Mining Resources of Calaveras County, California Kerr, Mark B. (California - Calaveras County) 1898 $300 - $500
Sold For: $180
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60 Manuscript notebook for surveys at Chili Camp Gulch, Calaveras County Livermore, W.W. (California - Calaveras County) 1890 $500 - $800
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61 Imperial Fresno: Resources, Industries and Scenery Illustrated and Described. A Souvenir of the Fresno Republican (California - Fresno) 1897 $200 - $300
Sold For: $120
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62 Belle Union Mining and Milling Co. Grass Valley, Nevada Co., California. Capital Stock, $150,000 (California - Grass Valley) [1907] $400 - $600
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63 The Kern County Land Company (Incorporated) (California - Kern County) 1892 $500 - $800
Sold For: $360
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64 Great Register Lassen County, General Election Nov. 3, 1914 (California - Lassen County) 1914 $500 - $800
Sold For: $300
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65 Proceedings of the first Regional Planning Conference of Los Angeles County, California, at Pasadena, January 21, 1922 (California - Los Angeles) 1922 $400 - $600
Sold For: $300
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66 The Enchanted Circle: Monterey Peninsula, California (California - Monterey) [n.d. c.1930's] $200 - $300
Sold For: $270
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67 Panorama photograph of the U.S. Pacific Fleet at anchor in Monterey Bay, with air cover Heidrick, Anton Charles (California - Monterey) 1919 $500 - $800
Sold For: $360
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68 Original photograph of the Mount Shasta Salmon Hatchery Reichling Photo. (California - Mount Shasta Salmon Hatchery) May 1, 1910 $500 - $800
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69 Pair of cases images of Napa pioneer Charles Crane Hackett and his wife Susie T. Smith (California - Napa County) Late 19th century $500 - $800
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70 "Grand Ball, Armory Hall, Nevada City, California, November 24, '03" - dance card for the ball, plus related material (California - Nevada City) 1895-1903 $500 - $800
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71 Nevada County California: The Most Prosperous Mining County of the United States (California - Nevada County) [c.1909] $300 - $500
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72 The Evening Mail, Stockton, California newspaper (California - San Francisco Earthquake) April 20, 1906 $200 - $300
Sold For: $120
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73 Six souvenir albums with illustrated plates from photographs of San Francisco and a few other west coast locales (California - San Francisco) [N.d., c.1880's] $300 - $500
Sold For: $192
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74 Union Depot and Ferry House, San Francisco, California. A. Page Brown Architect S.F. Brown, A. Page, architect (California - San Francisco) 1893 $600 - $900
Sold For: $360
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75 Christian Endeavor, San Francisco, 1897 (California - San Francisco) 1897 $400 - $600
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76 Dodge Bros. Ball Room Guide (California - San Francisco) 1880s $200 - $300
Sold For: $132
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77 Five volumes of the San Francisco Municipal Reports, with maps of Golden Gate Park and other areas of the city (California - San Francisco) 1872-1898 $500 - $800
Sold For: $300
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78 "An Invitation from San Francisco California" (wrapper title) - proposal to hold the 1928 Democratic National Convention in San Francisco, with original signed letters and mounted photographs (California - San Francisco) 1927 $1,200 - $1,800
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79 "Italian Chamber of Commerce Banquet to Ambassador Gelasio Ceaetani, St. Francis Hotel San Francisco May 24, 1924" (California - San Francisco) 1924 $500 - $800
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80 San Francisco and California: A Book of Information (wrapper title) (California - San Francisco) 1919 $200 - $300
Sold For: $120
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81 San Francisco photograph album from 1902 (California - San Francisco) [1902] $500 - $800
Sold For: $300
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82 Three San Francisco Municipal Reports with maps and other details relating to the water supply of the city (California - San Francisco) 1875-1900 $500 - $800
Sold For: $300
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83 Two San Francisco Municipal Reports, for 1866 and 1867, each with a Railroad Map of the city (California - San Francisco) 1866 & 1867 $400 - $600
Sold For: $240
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84 Four albumen photographs of San Francisco Watkins, Carleton E., attrib. (California - San Francisco) c.1875 $300 - $500
Sold For: $180
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85 Index to Precinct Registers of Sierra County, California, printed for the General Election to be held on Tuesday, November 5th, 1918 (California - Sierra County) 1918 $500 - $800
Sold For: $300
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86 Prosepectus: Primrose Gold Mines Corporation (wrapper title) (California - Sierra County) c.1924 $500 - $800
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87 Abstract of Title for the Dixon, CA School District (1871-1922) (California - Solano County) 1922 $200 - $300
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88 Beaulieu heiress’ champagne and Boston's “Golden Gate” Zin (California – Wine) 1947-54 $200 - $400
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89 Auto camps, courts and camp grounds of California and along the Pacific Highway through Oregon, Washington and B.C. (California) 1927 $300 - $500
Sold For: $180
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90 California, Fifty Years of Progress (California) 1900 $200 - $300
Sold For: $192
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91 Le Jeune Voyageur en Californie Champagnac, Jean Baptiste Joseph (California) [c.1855] $200 - $300
Sold For: $120
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92 Collection of California land deeds and other real estate papers, 1860s-1920s (California) Various dates $500 - $800
Sold For: $300
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93 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 $1,000 - $1,500
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94 Nine volumes of California and Western history (California) Various dates $200 - $300
Sold For: $132
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95 Southern California's Sunshine Empire and Golden Coast (wrapper title) Putnam, Claude G. (California) 1963 $200 - $300
Sold For: $120
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96 Manuscript diary of an emigrant to California, kept sporadically from her(?) arrival in June of 1868 until departing for the east in May 1870 Rice, A. (California) 1868-1870 $400 - $600
Sold For: $840
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97 Tavern of Castle Crags (wrapper title) (California) c.1897 $500 - $800
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98 Debates and Proceedings of the Constitutional Convention of the State of California, convened at the city of Sacramento, Saturday, September 28, 1878 Willis, E.B. and P.K. Stockton, stenographers (California) 1880 $300 - $500
Sold For: $180
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99 Tratado de las Indulgencias en General y en Particular: Compuesto en dos Tomos Calzada, Juan 1838 & 1840 $2,000 - $3,000
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100 Ephemera archive from Canada (Canada) 1910s-1950s $400 - $600
Sold For: $240
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