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1 Images, 1923-1974 Adams, Ansel Images, 1923-1974 Signed by Ansel Adams [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 Postcard from Ansel Adams to vineyard head 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 Fiftieth Aniversary of Washington's inauguration 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) Free Black woman refused residence in Rhode Island 1814 $300 - $500
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5 Fugitive Slave woman on the run, North Carolina letter (African-American, 1825) 1825 Fugitive Slave woman on the run, North Carolina letter 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) Scientific support of Slavery 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 NY Black Abolitionist jobs for fugitive slaves 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) Publication of First legal defence of 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) 8 Civil War slave-related "patriotic covers" (illustrated envelopes) 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) ‘Poem that Made the Negro a Soldier’, 1864 Autograph Manuscript ca. 1864 $600 - $900
Sold For: $360
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11 Letter as 20 year-old teacher Washington, Booker T. (African-American, 1877) Booker T. Washington letter as 20 year-old teacher, 1877 1877 $1,500 - $2,000
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12 1st Black Harvard graduate, letter as Republican ‘good soldier’ (African-American, 1884) 1st Black Harvard graduate as Republican ‘good soldier’, 1884 letter 1884 $400 - $600
Sold For: $1,440
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13 1st ‘scientific’ studies of 'Negro Intelligence' (African-American, 1913-16) 'Negro Intelligence', 1st ‘scientific’ studies, 1913-16 $400 - $600
Sold For: $240
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14 Last ‘All Colored Cast’ Silent Movies, Ephemera (African-American, 1922-1928) Last African-American silent movies, 1922-28 ephemera 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) NAACP leader writes of lynching in the rural South, 1926 letter 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) Famed Black woman scultpress of the Harlem Renaissance, 1928 letter 1928 $800 - $1,200
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17 Early Black pictorial magazine of the Depression-era, only known copy (African-American, 1939) 1938 Black pictorial magazine, only known copy 1939 $200 - $300
Sold For: $330
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18 Black Jazz Club in 1940s San Francisco (African-American, 1945) 1940s San Francisco Black Jazz Club 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) Black master artist Charles White, 1962-2009 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) Photo album of Alaska Highway construction 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) With large maps of Alaska 1895 $200 - $300
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22 Geology of the Yukon Gold District, Alaska Spurr, Josiah Edward (Alaska) Spurr report on the Geology of the Yukon [1898] $200 - $300
Sold For: $510
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23 Prescription Forms For Medicinal Liquor (Alcohol) Prohibition Prescription Forms For Medicinal Liquor 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" Apollo 11 mission signed by Buzz Aldrin 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) Letter about watching America's Cup races 1899 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) New York Avant-Garde Art School catalogs, 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) American Heritage magazine Volumes 1 through 5 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’) Missionary, famed orthographer among the Choctaw Indians, 1834 letter 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) Architectural plans for S.F. Children's Hospital 1909 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) Architectural plans for S.F. Masonic Temple 1911 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 ephemera, Chinese Sunday School, New York 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) Etching, “Center of Chinatown, San Francisco", 1930s c.1935 $200 - $300
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33 Lease for Chinese sharecrop farmers, Butte County (Asian-American - Chinese, 1880) 1880 Lease for Chinese Sharecroppers, Butte County, California 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) Scarce ephemera of San Francisco 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) 1900 Genthe photos of San Francisco Chinatown in bound magazine article collection 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 Chinese-American secret socities 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) Author of Japanese-American literary milestone, rare 1934 letter 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) 1946-47 Map and Report on Nagasaki Shipyard after the atomic bombing 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) A young woman's auto log-book 1906 [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) Scarce program for 1928 National Air Tour 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) F.T. Miller The World in the Air Pioneer 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) Air Races in 1933 at LA official program 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 Pacific International Air Races 1938 $200 - $300
Sold For: $120
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44 The California Pioneer and Other Poems Baldy, Lizzie F. The California Pioneer and Other Poems 1879 $200 - $300
Sold For: $168
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45 History of the Colonization of the United States Bancroft, George Julia Ward Howe's husband's copy 1841 $300 - $500
Sold For: $180
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46 The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft Bancroft, Hubert Howe Massive compilation on the history of the American West [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 J.R. Bartlett's Personal Narrative of Exploration 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) Identification card for Indian basket 1911 $400 - $600
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49 Indian Basket Weaving by the Navajo School of Indian Basketry (Basketry - Native American) Basket Weaving by the Navajo School of Indian Basketry 1903 $200 - $300
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50 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
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 Railroad and Telegraph coast to coast 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 English 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 Picturesque America, 1872 [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. Cigaretburg to Murderville, via Lagertown etc. 1901 1901 $200 - $300
Sold For: $168
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55 Collection of books from the estate of Red Buttons (Buttons, Red) From the library of Red Buttons 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) Alameda County Homes souvenir 1903 1903 $400 - $600
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57 Index to Registration Affidavits... 1936 Amador County California (California - Amador County) Amador County Cal voter rolls 1936 1936 $500 - $800
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58 The Architectural Digest: Southern California Business Edition (California - Architecture) Soutern California Architecture c.1924 c.1924 $400 - $600
Sold For: $360
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59 Mining Resources of Calaveras County, California Kerr, Mark B. (California - Calaveras County) Mining Resources of Calaveras County Cal. 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) Surveyor's notebooks of Chili Gulch Cal. 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) Fresno Califorina promotional book 1897 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) Belle Union Mining, Grass Valley Cal. [1907] $400 - $600
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63 The Kern County Land Company (Incorporated) (California - Kern County) Rare Kern Count promotional with photogravures 1892 1892 $500 - $800
Sold For: $360
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64 Great Register Lassen County, General Election Nov. 3, 1914 (California - Lassen County) Great Register for Lassen Co. Cal. 1914 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) Planning Los Angeles region 1922 1922 $400 - $600
Sold For: $300
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66 The Enchanted Circle: Monterey Peninsula, California (California - Monterey) Monterey, California photograph album [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) U.S. Pacific Fleet at Monterey 1919 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) Photograph of Mt. Shasta Salmon Hatchery 1910 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) Pair of cased images of a Napa family 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) Nevada City Grand Ball dance card 1903 1895-1903 $500 - $800
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71 Nevada County California: The Most Prosperous Mining County of the United States (California - Nevada County) Nevada County mining booklet c. 1909 [c.1909] $300 - $500
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72 The Evening Mail, Stockton, California newspaper (California - San Francisco Earthquake) San Francisco Earthquake in Stockton Newspaper 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) Six albums with illustrated plates of 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) Large photo of plan for S.F. Ferry Building 1893 1893 $600 - $900
Sold For: $360
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75 Christian Endeavor, San Francisco, 1897 (California - San Francisco) Christians descend on San Francisco, 1897 1897 $400 - $600
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76 Dodge Bros. Ball Room Guide (California - San Francisco) Dodge Bros. Ball Room Guide San Francisco 1880s 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) San Francisco Municipal Reports with significant maps 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) S.F. bids for 1928 Democratic Convention 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) Italian ambassador honored in San Francisco 1924 1924 $500 - $800
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80 San Francisco and California: A Book of Information (wrapper title) (California - San Francisco) Pocket guide to San Francisco 1919 1919 $200 - $300
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81 San Francisco photograph album from 1902 (California - San Francisco) San Francisco photograph album from 1902 [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) San Francisco Municipal Reports with water supply maps 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) With maps of San Francisco in the 1860's 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) Albumen photographs of old San Francisco c.1875 $300 - $500
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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) Sierra County CA index to precinct registers 1918 1918 $500 - $800
Sold For: $300
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86 Prosepectus: Primrose Gold Mines Corporation (wrapper title) (California - Sierra County) Primrose Gold Mines in Sierra Co., Cal. c.1924 $500 - $800
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87 Abstract of Title for the Dixon, CA School District (1871-1922) (California - Solano County) Abstract of Title for the Dixon, CA School Dist. 1922 $200 - $300
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88 Beaulieu heiress’ champagne and Boston's “Golden Gate” Zin (California – Wine) California wine-related ephemera, 1947-54 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) Auto camps of California 1927 1927 $300 - $500
Sold For: $180
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90 California, Fifty Years of Progress (California) California, Fifty Years of Progress 1900 $200 - $300
Sold For: $192
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91 Le Jeune Voyageur en Californie Champagnac, Jean Baptiste Joseph (California) Gold rush novel with color plates [c.1855] $200 - $300
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92 Collection of California land deeds and other real estate papers, 1860s-1920s (California) Archive of California Real Estate documents 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) California State Statutes 1849-1859 1850-1859 $1,000 - $1,500
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94 Nine volumes of California and Western history (California) Nine volumes on California and the West Various dates $200 - $300
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95 Southern California's Sunshine Empire and Golden Coast (wrapper title) Putnam, Claude G. (California) Pictorial map of Southern California 1963 $200 - $300
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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) California diary 1868-70 1868-1870 $400 - $600
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97 Tavern of Castle Crags (wrapper title) (California) Sierra tavern promotional bookplate 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) 2nd Constitutional Convention of California 1880 $300 - $500
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99 Tratado de las Indulgencias en General y en Particular: Compuesto en dos Tomos Calzada, Juan Indulgences in New Spain, Havana 1838-40 1838 & 1840 $2,000 - $3,000
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100 Ephemera archive from Canada (Canada) archive of tourism ephemera from Canada 1910s-1950s $400 - $600
Sold For: $240
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