Lot 262 of 576:
Reports on Yosemite 1895-1915 with maps  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$600
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

Title:
Report of the acting Superintendent of the Yosemite National Park to the Secretary of the Interior 1895-[1915]

Author:

Place:
Washington

Publisher:
Government Printing Office

Date:
1895-1915

Description:

6 issues. With folding maps (except for 1915 issue); 1904 issue with plates from photographs. (8vo) 23x15 cm (9x5¾"), original printed wrappers.

Six issues in the series of annual reports that began in 1891 and continued through 1915. Present are issues for 1895, 1903, 1904, 1907, 1914, and 1915. Currey & Kruska (372) notes that "The reports, prepared by the superintendents of acting superintendents of Yosemite National Park, were issued separately and also collected in the annual reports of the Secretary of the Interior." They are noteworthy for the maps as well as the information in the texts.


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Condition:
Some wrapper wear, the last two are duplicates from the Library of Congress with a few markings; overall very good.


 
Item number:
269826
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