Lot 219 of 541:
Sacramento City DIrectory 1879-80  

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Lot closed - unsold
Estimate:
$1,200 - $1,800

Title:
McKenney's District Directory for 1879-80, of Sacramento, city and county, Amador, El Dorado, Placer and Yolo counties, including all residents, with sketch of cities and towns
Author:
Place:
Sacramento & San Francisco
Publisher:
L.M. McKenney Publisher
Date:
1879
Description:

606 pp. (counting the endpapers and covers). Illustrated with numerous advertisements, including 5 inserted leaves on heavier paper; 1 original mounted albumen photograph (for Leftwich's New Photographic Parlors, Sacramento). (8vo) original black leather-backed printed boards.

Early directory of "all residents, with Sketch of Cities and Towns" with a "New and Prominent Feature...that every Resident Land-Owner in these Five Counties appears with the Number of Acres and Post office Address." We have seen copies with two inserted ads printed in color (one example of Gloss Color printing from Bancroft Printers, and a double-page color lithograph for the Schuttler Wagon; Ghirardelli chocolate, etc.). There are no color ads in this copy.

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Condition:
Boards lightly worn; very good.
 
Item number:
274052
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