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2 Extract from the Act of Congress, Passed the 28th day of May, 1796, Entitled "An Act for the Relief and Protection of American Seamen." Olney, Jeremiah (American Imprints - Broadside) Unrecorded early American Broadside 1796 $1,000 - $1,500
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4 The Letters of the British Spy. Originally published in the Virginia Argus, in August and September, 1803 [Wirt, William] (American Imprints) Letters of the British Spy 1803 2nd edition December, 1803 $100 - $150
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5 The American Journal of Science and Arts - Collection of 42 numbers in 26 volumes (American Journal of Science and Arts) Collection of the American Journal of Sciences & Arts 1832-1867 $500 - $800
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6 A Declaration by the Representatives of the United Colonies of North America, now met in General Congress at Philadelphia, Setting Forth the Causes and Necessities of Taking Up Arms [in The New-England Chronicle: Or, The Essex Gazette, Volume VII, Number 365] (American Revolution) Declaration of the Causes and Necessity of Taking Up Arms July 21-27, 1775 $2,000 - $3,000
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7 Album with approx. 47 silver photographs of scenes in Arizona (Arizona) Photo album of Arizona pack trip 1904 c.1904 $600 - $900
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174 "The Gate of Opportunity" - Original poster art for Radcliffe College, 1922 Walker, Charles Howard (Art - Radcliffe College Poster, original 1922 drawing) 1922 Original Poster Art for Harvard-Radcliffe College $600 - $800
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8 Articles of Confederation [in the Continental Journal and Weekly Advertiser] (Articles of Confederation) Early newspaper printing of the Articles of Confederation January 22, 1778 $5,000 - $8,000
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432 The Illustrated Atlas and History of Yolo County, Cal. Containing a History of California from 1513 to 1850, a History of Yolo County from 1825 to 1880, with Statistics of Agriculture, Education, Churches, Elections, Lithographic Views of Farms, Residences, Mills, &c. Portraits of well-known Citizens, and the Official County Map (Atlas - Yolo County, California) Rare atlas and History of Yolo County California 1879 $600 - $900
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9 Official Catalog Program of the Twenty-Third Annual Pacific Automobile Show (Automobiles) Auto Show at S.F. Civic Auditorium 1938 1938 $150 - $250
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11 Autograph Letter Signed - 1919 US Army Air Service’s Chief Test Pilot Schroeder, R.W. (Aviation, World War I - 1919 US Army Air Service’s Chief Test Pilot) Autograph Letter Signed RW Schroeder Oct. 18, 1919 $150 - $250
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12 Life of George Washington, Commander in Chief of the American Army Through the Revolutionary War, and the First President of the United States Bancroft, Aaron Bancroft's Life of George Washington 1808 $300 - $500
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13 The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft Bancroft, Hubert Howe Works of H.H. Bancroft finely bound 1883-1890 $3,000 - $5,000
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14 The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft, Volume XVIII-XXIV. History of California Bancroft, Hubert Howe Hebberd Edition of Bancroft's History of California [1963] $300 - $500
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16 An Account of a Visit to California 1826-'27 Beechey, F[rederick] W[illiam] Beechey's Visit to California in 1826-27 [1941] $200 - $300
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17 Reminiscences of a Ranger - Second and Third Editions Bell, Major Horace Horace Bell's Reminiscences of a Ranger 2nd & 3rd Edns. 1927 / 1933 $100 - $150
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18 The Southwest Historical Series Bieber, Ralph P. & LeRoy R. Hafen, editors 12 volume set of Southwest History Series, Art Clark 1931-1943 $500 - $800
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20 Fray Juan Crespi: Missionary Explorer on the Pacific Coast, 1769-1774 Bolton, Herbert Eugene Biography of California explorer Fray Juan Crespi 1927 $150 - $200
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21 Memory Pictures: An Autobiography Braly, John Hyde Autobiography of John Hyde Braly [1912] $200 - $300
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23 I.O.O.F. Grand Lodge of Oregon - charter certificate for Canyon City chapter (Brown, G.T., lithographer) G.T. Brown litho Odd Fellows Certificate 1868 $300 - $500
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24 Gold Rush: The Journals, Drawings and other Papers Bruff, J. Goldsborough Bruff's Gold Rush Journals and Papers 1944 $200 - $300
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25 Buffalo-Bill: le Heros du Far-West. Nos. 77-100 (Buffalo Bill) Buffalo Bill's Heroes of the Far West in French [c.1900] $200 - $300
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29 Attention Company! Having been authorized by Hon. E.H. Vandecar, County Judge of Placer Co., to enroll a Company under the State Militia Law to be located at Iowa Hill, I hereby give notice that a Book is now open for the enrollment of members at Carrier's Hotel... Varnum, J.B. (California - Civil War Recruitment Broadside, Iowa Hill) Civil War Recruitment Iowa Hill Cal Sept. 28, 1861 $5,000 - $8,000
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30 Four issues of the Santa Cruz Surf from April, 1906 (California - Earthquake) San Francisco Earthquake Newspapers April, 1906 $250 - $350
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31 Letter from President of Lake Taho Protective Association - 1917 First Lake Tahoe Conservation Movement Law, Dr. Hartland (California - Lake Tahoe) 1917 First Lake Tahoe Conservation Movement Nov. 14, 1917 $200 - $300
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32 Los Angeles Harbor: The World's Greatest Oil Port (California - Los Angeles) World's Greatest Oil Port in Los Angeles c.1925 $200 - $300
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33 Picturesque Los Angeles County, California. Illustrative and Descriptive (California - Los Angeles) Picturesque Los Angeles County, 1877 1887 $700 - $1,000
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34 The Camper's Paradise [California] [San Francisco and North Pacific Railway] (California - Mendocino County) The Camper's Paradise [California] c1909 [c.1907-1908] $150 - $250
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35 Nevada County California: The Most Prosperous Mining County of the United States (California - Nevada County) Nevada County mining booklet , 1904 [1904] $300 - $500
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36 Truckee: Scenic Center of the High Sierras Edwords, Clarence E. (California - Truckee) Rare promotional booklet for Truckee Calif c.1920s $100 - $150
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37 [Untitled volume of verse gathered for the University of California at Berkeley Gun Club] (California - UC Berkeley) Rare volume from UC Berkeley Secret Society No date [c.1922] $300 - $500
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241 Last Days of the Republic Dooner, P.[ierson] W. (California Chinese) 1880 Last Days Of Republic, Anti-Chinese Fantasy Novel 1880 $150 - $250
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39 Autograph Letter Signed - 1849 Peruvian Sea Captain’s 9000-acre Monterey Rancho Toribio Malarin (California Gold Rush) ALs 1849 Peruvian Sea Captain’s 9000-acre Monterey Rancho June 25, 1849 $250 - $350
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40 California Jockey Club & Pacific Coast Jockey Club advertising broadside (California Jockey Club - Pacific Jockey Club) Broadside for the California & Pacific Coast Jockey Clubs [c.1895] $200 - $300
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41 Carson Hill Gold Mining Corp., Sonora, California: Special Report to Stockholders + two additional pieces (California Mining) Report on Carson Hill Gold Mining Corp. 1933 & 1937 $100 - $150
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42 Autograph Letter Signed, 1901 Before Scripps – Birth of California Oceanography on Catalina Island Raymond, William (California Science) ALs Birth of California Oceanography on Catalina Island June 39, [1901] $400 - $600
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43 Bound volume of California government reports on hospitals and asylums for the insane ** (California) Reports on early California Insane Asylums 1850 [but later?] to 1866 $500 - $800
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44 Broadside rate sheet for the Sacramento and Placerville Railroad, 1876 (California) Rare California railroad ephemera 1876 $400 - $600
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45 The California American: A Progressive Monthly Publication - 1st two issues Brown, R.M., editor (California) Rare California Progressive periodical 1912 1912 $200 - $300
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46 California: Special Limited Supplement (California) Biographies of Eminent Californians 1926 $200 - $300
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47 Fruits of the Golden State (wrapper title) (California) Booklet extolling the virtues of California fruit 1901 $200 - $300
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48 Gold Bond for $500 from the Saratoga & Almaden Railroad Co., with redemption coupons intact (California) Saratoga & Almaden Railroad Co. bond 1885 1885 $150 - $250
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49 Two early and important documents about the development of Southern California beaches (California) Two documents related to development of LA beaches, 1930s-40s 1935-1949 $400 - $600
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50 Color photolithographic panorama view of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada (Canada - Winnipeg) Color panorama of Manitoba, Canada c.1920 $100 - $150
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51 The Manners, Customs, and Condition of the North American Indians...Written During Eight Years' Travel Amongst the Wildest Tribes of Indians in North America, 1832-39 Catlin, George Catlin's North American Indian with color plates 1841 [but c. 1890s] $800 - $1,200
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239 San Francisco and Oakland Chinese Telephone Directory, February 1949 (Chinese) SF & Oakland Chinese phone directory 1949 1949 $150 - $250
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52 Chisholm's All-Round Route and Panoramic Guide of the St. Lawrence: Hudson River; Saratoga; Trenton Falls; Niagara... and Western Tourists' Guide to the Great West, North West and Far West.... Chisholm, C.R. Chisholm's guide to the St. Lawrence River 1881 1881 $200 - $300
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53 Broadside Song Sheet, “The Virginia’s Knocking Around” - 1862 Anti-Lincoln Pro-Confederate Song Sheet (Civil War Broadside) 1862 Anti-Lincoln Pro-Confederate Song Sheet [c.1862] $200 - $300
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55 Record of the Massachusetts Volunteers, 1861-1865 (Civil War) Massachusetts in the Civil War. 1868 $200 - $300
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155 Membership card from the Elite Club Where the Manhattan Cocktail was born, 1892 (Cocktails - New York City) New York City, Cocktails August 25, 1892 $100 - $150
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58 Here Is Your Chance! Offering Extraordinary. Pembroke Mining & Milling Co. 100,000 Shares Treasury Stock Offered at Only 20 Cents per Share (Colorado - Mining) Scarce prospectus for stock in Colorado mining co. c.1920 $250 - $350
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59 Fifth Annual Festival of Mountain and Plain; and State Fair (Colorado) Souvenir of 5th Festival of Mountain and Plain 1899 $150 - $250
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60 Grand Reunion of States and Countries July 5, 1897 Pueblo, Colorado (Colorado) Grand Reunion of States Pueblo, CO 1897 1897 $150 - $250
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61 Information of Interest: A Statement for the Benefit of the Stockholders of the Belvidere-Leadville Mining Company (wrapper title) (Colorado) Prospectus for Leadville-Belvidere Mining Co. [c.1911] $200 - $300
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62 La Junta, Colorado. Gem City of Arkansas Valley. One Hundred and Forty Scenes in Half Tone. Together with a Concise History from 1875 to 1904 (Colorado) Rare pictorial souvenir of La Junta Colorado c.1904 $600 - $900
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63 The Short Line Blue Book: A Guide to Colorado (wrapper title) (Colorado) Scarce Colorado guide book1908 March, 1908 $500 - $800
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64 Souvenir of Glenwood Springs Colo. "The Greatest Sanitarium in the World" - cover title (Colorado) Pictorial souvenir of Glenwood Springs, Colo. c.1890 $400 - $600
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65 Picturesque Arizona. Being the Result of Travels and Observations in Arizona During the Fall and Winter of 1877. Conklin, A. Picturesque Arizona by E. Conklin - Inscribed 1878 $200 - $300
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66 Autograph Letter Signed - 1873 Joining future Custer deputy’s Boundary Survey [Mc]Collum, H[orace] G. (Dakota Territory) ALs 1873 Joining future Custer deputy’s Boundary Survey June 23, 1873 $200 - $300
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67 Davis' Commercial Encyclopedia. California, Nevada, Utah, Arizona. The Pacific Southwest. Davis, Ellis A. Commercial Encyclopedia of the Pacific Southwest 1910 $300 - $500
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68 Letter from the First Dental Association in America, 1848 Westcott, Amos (Dentistry) 1848 First Dental Association in America June 1, 1848 $100 - $150
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69 Seven Years' Residence in the Great Deserts of North America Domench, Em[manuel] Great Deserts of North America 1860 $300 - $500
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70 Chancellorsville and Gettysburg Doubleday, Abner Signed by baseball's "Inventor" Abner Doubleday 1882 $700 - $1,000
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71 The Frederick Douglass Souvenir (Douglass, Frederick) The Frederick Douglass Souvenir [c.1900] $100 - $150
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72 The Valley Whose Name is Death Edwards, E.I. The Valley Whose Name is Death 1940 $100 - $150
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73 Report on the United States and Mexican Boundary Survey... Volume I Emory, William H. Emory on the Mexican Boundary 1857 $400 - $600
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75 Letter from the Secretary of War Transmitting In Response to Resolution of February 11, 1887 Correspondence With General Miles Relative to the Surrender of Geronimo Senate Ex. Doc. No. 117 Endicott, Wm. C., Secretary of War Geronimo's final surrender, 1887 1887 $500 - $800
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321 Tonga and the Friendly Islands; with A Sketch of their Mission History. Written for Young People Farmer, Sarah S. With two engraved double-page maps. 1855 $10
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77 Discourses on Several Public Occasions During the War in America - With the bookseller's ticket of David Hall, printed by Benjamin Franklin Smith, William (Franklin, Benjamin) Bookseller's ticket printed by Ben Franklin 1759 $300 - $500
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78 Memoirs of My Life, by John Charles Frémont. Including in the Narrative Five Journeys of Western Exploration, During the Years 1842, 1843-4, 1845-6-7, 1848-9, 1853-4. Together with a Sketch of the Life of Senator Benton, in Connection with Western Expansion by Jessie Benton Frémont. A Retrospect of Fifty Years, Covering the Most Eventful Periods of Modern American History... Frémont, John Charles Memoirs of Charles Fremont 1887 $400 - $600
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80 Two gold scales and a hydrometer (Gold Scales) Two gold scales and a hydrometer No date $200 - $300
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81 The Grand Cañon of Arizona Through the Stereoscope Dellenbaugh, F.S. (Grand Canyon) The Grand Canyon Through the Stereoscope 1908 $500 - $800
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82 Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant Grant, Ulysses S. Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant 1885-86 $200 - $300
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83 Romance of California Life; Illustrated by Pacific Slope Stories, Thrilling, Pathetic and Humorous Habberton, John Romance of California Life by Habberton 1883 $100 - $150
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84 The Mountain Men and the Fur Trade of the Far West: Biographical Sketches of the Participants by Scholars of the Subject and with Introductions by the Editor Hafen, LeRoy R., editor Mountain Men and the Fur Trade of the Far West 1965-72 $700 - $1,000
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86 The Works of Alexander Hamilton Hamilton, Alexander Works of Alexander Hamilton 1 of 400 copies 1904 $300 - $500
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87 Men and Manners in America [Hamilton, Thomas] Men and Manners of America 1833 1833 $150 - $250
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88 Group of works by Bret Harte Harte, Bret Five works by Bret Harte Various dates $300 - $500
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89 The Heathen Chinee - Several editions Harte, Bret The Heathen Chinee - 1st and early editions Various dates $500 - $800
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335 Lectures and Sketches of Life on the Sandwich Islands an Hawaiian Travel and Scenery Bennett, C[hauncey] C. (Hawaii) Scarce account of life in Hawaii 1893 1893 $100 - $150
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346 Three volumes by Mary Dillingham Frear, including two signed Frear, Mary Dillingham (Hawaii) Including a book inscribed to Jane Grabhorn. Various dates $10
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357 A Monographic Study of the Hawaiian Species of the Tribe Lobelioideae Family Campanulaceae Rock, Joseph Francis Charles (Hawaii) Monograph on a Hawaiian bellflower plant 1919 1919 $10
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90 Pioneer Notes from the Diaries of Judge Benjamin Hayes Hayes, Benjamin California Diaries of Judge Benjamin Hayes 1929 $150 - $250
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91 The Plums of New York Hedrick, U. P. The Plums of New York - Color Plates 1911 $250 - $350
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93 The Cherries of New York Hedrick, U.P. The Cherries of New York - Beautiful Color Plates 1915 $300 - $500
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94 The Grapes of New York Hedrick, U.P. The Grapes of New York - Color Plates 1908 $250 - $350
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95 The Peaches of New York Hedrick, U.P. The Peaches of New York - Color Plates 1917 $250 - $350
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96 The Pears of New York Hedrick, U.P. The Pears of New York - Color Plates 1921 $250 - $350
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97 The Small Fruits of New York Hedrick, U.P. Small Fruits of New York - Color plates [1925] $200 - $300
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98 The Land of Gold: Reality versus Fiction Helper, Hinton R. One of the most entertaining books on the gold rush 1855 $150 - $250
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99 Narrative of The Canadian Red River Exploring Expedition of 1857 and of the Assinniboine and Saskatchewan Exploring Expedition of 1858 Hind, Henry Youle Red River Narrative by Hind 1860 $800 - $1,200
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100 A Winter in the West [Hoffman, Charles Fenno] A New-Yorker A Winter in the West by C.F. Hoffman 1835 $300 - $500
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101 The Expedition of the Donner Party and Its Tragic Fate Houghton, Eliza P. Donner An account of the Donner Party by a survivor 1920 $100 - $150
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102 Scenes of Wonder and Curiosity in California…including the Mammoth Trees of Calaveras; the Caves and Natural Bridges of Calaveras; the Yo-Semite Valley; the Mammoth Trees of Mariposa and Frezno; Mount Shasta; the Quicksilver Mines of New Almaden and Henriquita; the Farallone Islands… Hutchings, J[ames] M[ason] Hutching's Scenes of Wonder in California 1862 $400 - $600
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103 1936-37 Two Posters of Illinois Conservation Week (Illinois Conservation Posters) 1936-37 Two Posters of Illinois Conservation Week 1936-1937 $200 - $300
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104 Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting a copy of a report made by Isaac McCoy, upon…the country reserved for the Indians west of the Mississippi (Indians - 1832 Isaac McCoy surveys Indian country west of the Mississippi) Isaac McCoy surveys Indian country 1832 March 16, 1832 $150 - $250
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105 Report upon the Colorado River of the West Ives, Joseph C[hristmas] Ives's report on the exploration of the Colorado River 1861 $500 - $800
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106 The Resistance. National Edition #1, March 15 - April 3, 1968 Jack, Alex, editor Resistance National Edition #1 newsletter 1968 $100 - $150
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258 Japanese language text book for use in California (Japanese-American) 1923 Japanese language text book, for use in California 1923 $120 - $180
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108 Jefferson and His Time Malone, Dumas (Jefferson, Thomas) Thomas Jefferson biography by Dumas Malone [1993] $300 - $500
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109 Joutel's Journal of La Salle's Last Voyage, 1684-7...To Which is Added a Bibliography of the Discovery of the Mississippi by Appleton P.C. Griffin Joutel, [Henri] Journal of La Salle's Last Voyage 1 of 500 copies 1906 $150 - $250
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