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1 Recollections of a California Pioneer Abbott, Carlisle Stewart Abbott's Recollections of a California Pioneer 1917 $200 - $300
Sold For: $240
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2 Autograph letter, signed, from Adams to Oliver Fiske regarding an appointment for his son Adams, John Quincy ALS from John Quincy Adams 1821 Nov. 24, 1821 $2,000 - $3,000
Sold For: $1,200
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3 Land Grant, signed by John Quincy Adams Adams, John Quincy 1825 Land Grant signed by John Quincy Adams April 1, 1825 $1,500 - $2,000
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4 Oration on the Life and Character of Gilbert Motier de Lafayette... - With presentation from J.Q. Adams to Edward Everett Adams, John Quincy Presented by John Quincy Adams to Edward Everett 1835 $2,000 - $3,000
Sold For: $2,160
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5 A Discourse, Concerning Unlimited Submission and Non-Resistance to the Higher Powers; with some reflections on the resistance made to King Charles I - signed presentation from John Adams Mayhew, Jonathan (Adams, John) Presentation from John Adams 1818 $8,000 - $12,000
Sold For: $10,800
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6 Marie; ou L'Esclavage aux États-Unis, Tableau de Moeurs Américaines Beaumont, Gustave Auguste de (African-American - Slavery) Early novel about slavery in America 1836 $200 - $300
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7 Slavery in the United States Paulding, James Kirke (African-American - Slavery) Extensive look at pitfalls of abolition by a New Yorker 1836 $300 - $500
Sold For: $270
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8 Manuscript document affirming sale of a large number of slaves by Albert G. Goodwyn to William A. Goodwyn and Edward T. Goodwyn, for $1 Goodwyn, Albert G. (African-American - Slavery, 1841) Slaves used as loan collateral, 1841 February 8, 1841 $400 - $600
Sold For: $270
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9 Manuscript deed of sale for eight slaves to William Bibb, for the use and benefit of Harriet M. Goodwin and her children Taylor, William H. (African-American - Slavery, 1842) Sale of slaves for $10 to a family friend Feb. 3, 1842 $300 - $500
Sold For: $204
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10 Manuscript document transferring the ownership of a young slave to Joseph B. Bibb for the use of his niece Harriet Goodwyn Bibb, Binajah S. (African-American - Slavery, 1843) Document transferring 14-year-old slave Nov. 16, 1843 $300 - $500
Sold For: $192
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11 Manuscript document transferring the ownership of a young female slave to Joseph B. Bibb for the use of his sister Harriet Goodwyn Bibb, Peyton D. (African-American - Slavery, 1843) Document transferring 6-year-old slave girl Nov. 20, 1843 $300 - $500
Sold For: $270
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12 Manuscript tax list delineating land ownership and 31 slaves (African-American - Slavery, 1850) Tax list with 31 slaves c.1850 c.1850 $300 - $500
Sold For: $192
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13 Declaration on Negro Rights Taft, William Howard (African-American) Rare 1912 Taft Declaration on Negro Rights – only known copy 1912 $500 - $800
Sold For: $720
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14 Magpie High School Literary Art Journal, Spring 1940 [Baldwin, James and Richard Avedon] (African-American) 1940 James Baldwin as teen-aged high school author 1940 $250 - $350
Sold For: $390
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15 The Adventures of Congo in search of his Master: An American tale, containing a true account of a shipwreck, and interspersed with anecdotes founded on facts Gardiner, William & Mrs. John Farrar (African-American) American slave searches for his master in Britain with color plates [1823] $400 - $600
Sold For: $240
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16 Georgia Secessionist to Dixie Racist, Letter after Republican Benjamin Harrison won the 1888 presidential election Gunn, D. F. (African-American) 1888 Ex-Georgia Secessionist's racist letter 1888 $300 - $500
Sold For: $180
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17 Republican 'carpetbagger' courts illiterate Blacks voters in Huntsville, Alabama during the presidential campaign McCullough, A.W. (African-American) 1884 Alabama Republican 'carpetbagger' courts illiterate Black voters 1884 $250 - $350
Sold For: $330
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18 Radicalism and the Negro Miller, Kelly (African-American) 1920 Black scholar Kelly Miller on "Radicalism and the Negro" 1920 $300 - $500
Sold For: $180
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19 New York woman describes Georgia slaves Christmas celebration Paremelee, Mary Elizabeth (African-American) 1846 New York woman observes Georgia slaves Christmas celebration Jan. 14, 1846 $400 - $600
Sold For: $720
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20 Negro Business and Business Education, Their Present and Prospective Development Pierce, Joseph A. (African-American) African-American Mathematician's 1947 study of Black business 1947 $250 - $350
Sold For: $156
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21 Wandering Kentucky Preacher to Black slaves and poor white farmers, 2 Letters Rev. L.[earner] B.[lackman] Davison. (African-American) 1843 Kentucky Methodist preacher to Black slaves and poor whites 1843-1846 $250 - $350
Sold For: $480
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22 The Ohio Book for the Lincoln Jubilee / A Half Century of Freedom of the Negro in Ohio W.A.Joiner, Superintendent of the Normal and Industrial Department, Wilberforce University (African-American) 1915 Black author's history of a half-century of African-Americanj freedom in Ohio 1915 $400 - $600
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23 2 books by first famed Black architect, Hollywood celebrity Williams, Paul R. (African-American) 1945-46 Two books by first California Black architect 1945-1946 $200 - $400
Sold For: $300
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24 Leehey's Mining Code for the Use of Miners and Prospectors in Washington and Alaska, with Notes and Annotations... Leehey, M.D. (Alaska) Lehey's Mining Code for Washington & Alaksa 1900 $300 - $500
Sold For: $960
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25 Map of White Pass & Yukon Route and Connections [on sheet with] Map of Atlin Lake and Whitehorse Districts (Alaska) Map with rail & steamship lines in Alaska 1917 1917 $200 - $300
Sold For: $156
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26 Panoramic photograph of Sheldon Jackson College, Sitka, Alaska (Alaska) Sheldon Jackson College Sitka Alaska Early 20th century $200 - $300
Sold For: $360
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27 Yukon Breezes Yanert, William (Alaska) William Yanert Yukon Breezes [1935] $700 - $1,000
Sold For: $420
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28 Magnificent Desolation: Images from the Apollo 11 Lunar Mission with the Words of Astronaut Buzz Aldrin Aldrin, Buzz Photos of the Apollo 11 mission signed by Buzz Aldrin 2009 $300 - $500
Sold For: $300
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29 Adventures with Indians and Game, or Twenty Years in the Rocky Mountains Allen, William A. Adventures with Indians and Game 1903 1903 $200 - $300
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30 The Constitution of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America (American Imprints) 1797 Constitution of the Presbyterian Church in the USA 1797 $200 - $300
Sold For: $120
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31 Pilot Log Book and archive Amsler, Col. George A. Guest log book of Marshal Plan pilot 1942-1972 $2,500 - $3,500
Sold For: $1,440
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32 Speeches delivered at the anti-colonization meeting, in Exeter Hall, London, July 13, 1833 Cropper, James, William Lloyd Garrison, et al. (Anti-Slavery) Abolitionists oppose colonizing Liberia, 1833 1833 $300 - $500
Sold For: $390
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33 The Lives and Opinions of Benj'n Franklin Butler - Chester A. Arthur's copy MacKenzie, William L. (Arthur, Chester A.) Chester A. Arthur's Copy 1845 $200 - $300
Sold For: $840
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34 The Adventures of Philip - Chester A. Arthur's Copy Thackeray, William Makepeace (Arthur, Chester A.) From the library of Chester A. Arthur 1862 $700 - $1,000
Sold For: $2,040
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35 The West of William H. Ashley: The international struggle for the fur trade of the Missouri, the Rocky Mountains, and the Columbia, with explorations beyond the Continental Divide recorded in the diaries and letters of William H. Ashley and his contemporaries 1822-1838 Morgan, Dale, editor (Ashley, William Henry) West of William H. Ashley 1964 $400 - $600
Sold For: $240
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36 Defense of "Japanese Immigration and the Japanese in California" (Asian-American) Defence of Japanese Immigration post WWI ca. 1920 $200 - $300
Sold For: $420
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37 February 1949 San Francisco and Oakland Chinese Telephone Directory (Asian-American) 1949 San Francisco Chinatown phone directory and nightclub ephemera 1949 $200 - $300
Sold For: $132
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38 Rare 1912 New York catalog of Japan imports - only known copy (Asian-American) 1912 NY Japan Imports catalog, only known copy ca. 1912 $200 - $300
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39 Three scarce ephemeral items of San Francisco Chinatown, 1887 and 1987 (Asian-American) Scarce ephemera of San Francisco Chinatown 1887-1987 $200 - $300
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40 Fageol Motor Company - bound volume of 32 photographs of buses manufactured by the company (Automotive - Buses) Photographs of early buses c.1920-1930 $800 - $1,200
Sold For: $480
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41 Laboratory for Progress: A Resume of the technological achievements of the XB-70 and their application throughout the industrial complex of the U.S.A. (Aviation) Rare XB-70 promotional publication 1960s $200 - $300
Sold For: $120
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42 Collection of 15 measured drawings, designs, and technical specification for the Douglas A-20 Havoc attack aircraft McLean, P., et al. (Aviation) Designs for Douglas A-20 Havoc WWII aircraft 1943-1945 $1,500 - $2,500
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43 Panoramic photograph of the employees of the Vultee Aircraft Company grouped in front of a large hangar, with one of the company's airplanes (Aviation) Employees of Vultee Aircraft before hangar 1938 1938 $300 - $500
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44 Two volumes on U.S. fighter aircraft - signed by numerous pilots (Aviation) Two signed volumes on U.S. fighter aircraft Various dates $200 - $300
Sold For: $120
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45 History of the American Revolution Bancroft, George Bancroft's History of the American Revolution 1852 $200 - $300
Sold For: $450
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46 The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft - nine volumes Bancroft, Hubert Howe Works of Bancroft - nine volumes 1883-1890 $200 - $300
Sold For: $156
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47 Coming Back with the Spitball. A Pitcher's Romance Hopper, James (Baseball) Coming Back with the Spitball 1914 $200 - $300
Sold For: $144
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48 A Trip to California: [a series of fine western pictures from original photographs in Colorado, Utah, California, the Pacific Coast, Yellowstone National Park] Baylis, William From Iowa to California in photographs, 1903 [1903] $200 - $300
Sold For: $120
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49 Reminiscences of a Ranger Bell, Horace Horace Bell, Reminiscences of a Ranger 1st Ed. 1881 $200 - $300
Sold For: $120
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50 Signed program from a production of his all-soldier musical show, "This is the Army" Berlin, Irving Irving Berin signed program "This is the Army" c.1943 $300 - $500
Sold For: $180
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51 The Uncertainties of Travel: a Plain Statement by a Certain Traveller [Bethune, George A.] Bird hunting and humorous incidents 1880 1880 $200 - $300
Sold For: $120
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52 Adventures in the Apache Country: A Tour Through Arizona and Sonora, with Notes on the Silver Regions of Nevada Browne, J. Ross Browne Adventures in the Apache Country 1869 $200 - $300
Sold For: $300
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53 Secret Journals of the Acts and Proceedings of Congress. Vol. IV (only) - James Buchanan's copy (Buchanan, James) James Buchanan's copy 1821 $300 - $500
Sold For: $1,800
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54 Recollections and Opinions of an Old Pioneer Burnett, Peter H. Peter Burnett Recollections of an Old Pioneer 1880 $200 - $300
Sold For: $600
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55 My Father My President Koch, Doro Bush (Bush, George H. W.) My Father My President by Bush #41 Daughter 2006 $200 - $300
Sold For: $132
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56 Decision Points - signed by George W. Bush Bush, George W. George W. Bush's Decision Points, Signed 2010 $200 - $300
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57 Letter from a Sacramento business man on a visit to Portland in 1853, discussing both California and Oregon Smith, Enos A. (California & Oregon) Letter from Oregon with California content 1853 February 1st, 1853 $400 - $600
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58 Calaveras County. Mining, Farming, Agricultural and Stock Lands. The Land of Opportunity for the Homeseeker. (California - Calaveras County) Scarce Calaveras County Chamber of Commerce booklet c.1900 $300 - $500
Sold For: $270
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59 Official Vote of El Dorado County, Cal., at the General Election Held September 7th, A.D. 1859 (California - El Dorado County) Vote tally in El Dorado Co. Cal., 1859 1859 $300 - $500
Sold For: $180
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60 Archive of business ledgers, check record books, receipts, and other items relating to the agricultural and business endeavors of James P. Anderson of Arcata, Humboldt County, California Anderson, James P. (California - Humboldt County) Archive of Humboldt County agriculural entrepreneur c.1880-1915 $2,000 - $3,000
Sold For: $1,320
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61 Album of Los Angeles, Cal. and Vicinity Heininger, C.P., publisher (California - Los Angeles) Album of Los Angeles & Vicinity 1888 1888 $200 - $300
Sold For: $120
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62 Proposal for the building of the Frank Wiggins Memorial Hospital in Los Angeles (California - Los Angeles) Proposal for hospital in Los Angeles, 1925 1925 $300 - $500
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63 Above the Clouds: Mount Wilson, Elevation 6,000 Feet; Strain's Camp, 300 Feet Below Summit; Sturtevant Camp, Big Santa Anna Canyon (wrapper title) (California - Mount Wilson) Scarce promotional booklet for Mount Wilson, Calif. No date [c.1910] $300 - $500
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64 Nevada County Mining Review Prisk, W. F., intro. (California - Nevada County) Nevada County California Mining Review 1895 1895 $300 - $500
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65 Tourist's Hand-Book and Guide: Being a thoroughly complete and reliable source of information concerning Pasadena and vicinity (California - Pasadena) Scarce guide to Pasadena with map, 1902 1902 $500 - $800
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66 "Day's of '49 Celebration: May 23-28, 1922, Sacramento, Calif." - pennant/banner (California - Sacramento) Banner for Gold Rush celebration, 1922 1922 $200 - $300
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67 San Francisco, 1851, from Rincon Hill Behrman, Martin, publisher (California - San Francisco) Panorama photo of San Francisco in 1851 Printed c.1910 $400 - $600
Sold For: $720
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68 Four programs for the Ice Follies held at Winterland in San Francisco (California - San Francisco) Ice Follies Programs 1939-1945 1939-1945 $200 - $300
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69 Palace of Fine Arts and Lagoon Maybeck, Bernard R. (California - San Francisco) Architect Bernard Maybeck's only book [1915] $200 - $300
Sold For: $132
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70 Plan of reorganization of United Railroads of San Francisco (cover title) (California - San Francisco) Saving the street railroads of San Francisco 1921 $300 - $500
Sold For: $180
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71 Program for Clifford C. Fischer's Folies Bergere of 1944, at Winterland (California - San Francisco) 1944 Follies Bergere at San Francisco's Winterland 1944 $200 - $300
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72 San Francisco Gay Freedom Day Parade June 24, 1979 - poster (California - San Francisco) Gay Freedom Parade 1979 poster 1979 $300 - $500
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73 Panoramic photograph, "San Francisco - April 10, 1906, from Rincon Hill" Waters, R.J., & Co. (California - San Francisco) Pre-earthquake panorama of San Francisco 1906 $500 - $800
Sold For: $390
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74 Panoramic photograph, "San Francisco from Rincon Hill - April 28, 1906" Waters, R.J., & Co. (California - San Francisco) Panorama of post-earthquake San Francisco 1906 $700 - $1,000
Sold For: $540
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75 Broadside poster for a 1935 Armistice Eve Ball and Pageant held at Bay Meadows Race Track (California - San Mateo) Bay Meadows Armistice Eve Ball & Pageant 1935 1935 $200 - $300
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76 Illustrated Catalog of Houdans as Bred by A.W. Bessey Bessey, A.W. (California - Santa Clara County) The Houdan chicken as Bred by A.W. Bessey Sunnyvale CA Early 20th century $200 - $300
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77 The Geysers, the most popular summer resort on the continent. A combination of sylvan beauty, health-giving mineral waters and a wonderland full of questions belonging to the dark problem of the interior of the earth... John B. Treadwell, manager, Geyser Springs, Sonoma County, Cal. Treadwell, John B. (California - Sonoma County) Sonoma geysers & their health benefits 1886 1886 $600 - $900
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78 South San Francisco, the Industrial City (California - South San Francisco) Booklet promoting South San Francisco 1927 $250 - $350
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79 Mineral Springs and Health Resorts of California with a Complete Chemical Analysis of Every Important Mineral Water in the World Anderson, Winslow (California) Important work of California balneology 1892 $300 - $500
Sold For: $300
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80 California the Beautiful: Camera Studies by California Artists with Selections in Prose and Verse from Western Writers. (California) California the Beautiful [1911] $200 - $300
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81 Seventy-Five Years in California. A History of Events and Life in California... Davis.William Heath (California) 75 Years in California extra-illustrated and expanded 1929 $1,000 - $1,500
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82 New York lawyer travels to pre-Rebellion Canada Paige, Alonzo Christopher (Canada) 1831 New York lawyer travels to British Canada 1831 $200 - $300
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83 Crystal Beach Guide Pilkey, C.J., compiler (Canada) Canadian resort on shore of Lake Erie 1922 $300 - $500
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84 1977 Inaugural Guide to Washington, signed (Carter, Jimmy) 1977 Inaugural Guide signed by Jimmy Carter 1977 $200 - $300
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85 Four Books Signed by President Jimmy Carter Carter, Jimmy 4 Books by and Signed by President Carter Various $200 - $300
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86 Keeping Faith: Memoirs of a President Carter, Jimmy Signed Keeping Faith by Jimmy Carter 1982 $200 - $300
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87 Incidents of Travel and Adventure in the Far West; with Col. Fremont's Last Expedition Across the Rocky Mountains: Including Three Months' Residence in Utah, and a Perilous Trip Across the Great American Desert, to the Pacific Carvalho, Solomon N. Incidents of Travel & Adventur, Far West 1857 1857 $200 - $300
Sold For: $390
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88 Illustrations of the Manners, Customs, and Condition of the North American Indians: with Letters and Notes Written During Eight Years of Travel and Adventure Among the Wildest and Most Remarkable Tribes Now Existing Catlin, George George Catlin North American Indians 7th edition 1848 $500 - $800
Sold For: $390
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89 Machine woven linen souvenir from the 1888 Centennial Exposition of the Ohio Valley in Cincinnati (Centennial Exposition of the Ohio Valley) Centennial Exposition of the Ohio Valley Souvenir 1888 $200 - $300
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90 Linen souvenir from the 1876 Philadelphia World's Fair (Centennial International Exposition of 1876) Souvenir linen from the Philadelphia Centennial Expostion 1876 $200 - $300
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91 Inscribed Photograph of Cesar Chavez with Robert Kennedy at the Delano Grape Strike (Chavez, Cesar) Cesar Chavez 1966 Inscribed photograph with Robert Kennedy at the Delano Grape Strike 1966 $300 - $500
Sold For: $660
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92 Letter from a survivor of the Great Chicago Fire of 1871, to his sister, describing his experiences in great detail (Chicago Fire) Letter describing Great Chicago Fire of 1871 Oct. 19th, 1871 $6,000 - $9,000
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93 Secession, Concession, or Self-Possession: Which? [Clarke, James Freeman] (Civil War) 2 copies of polemic about secession 1861 $200 - $300
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94 Confederate muster roll for Co. E of the Battalion of Sharp Shooters, 3rd Brigade Reserve Division, Army of Tennessee (Civil War) Confederate muster roll 1863 c.1863 $500 - $800
Sold For: $900
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95 Archive of 48 handwritten letters between Horton M. Detrick and Jennie Andrews while Horton was serving in the 4th Iowa Volunteer Cavalry during the Civil War Detrick, Horton M. & Jennie Andrews (Civil War) Archive of Civil War letters April 16, 1864-June 10, 1865 $4,000 - $6,000
Sold For: $2,400
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96 Letter from Confederate Lieutenant Albert T. Goodwyn while a prisoner of war at Johnson's Island, Ohio, in Lake Erie, writing to his parents Goodwyn, Albert T. (Civil War) Confederate prisoner on Johnson's Island, OH May 30, 1864 $400 - $600
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97 Letter from Confederate Lieutenant Albert T. Goodwyn while a prisoner of war at Johnson's Island, Ohio, in Lake Erie, writing to his sister Goodwyn, Albert T. (Civil War) Confederate prisoner on Johnson's Island, OH June 20, 1864 $300 - $500
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98 Letter from Confederate Lieutenant Albert T. Goodwyn while a prisoner of war at Johnson's Island, Ohio, in Lake Erie, writing to his sister Goodwyn, Albert T. (Civil War) Confederate prisoner on Johnson's Island, OH May 30, 1864 $400 - $600
Sold For: $660
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99 Nine volumes from The Photographic History of the Civil War Miller, Francis Trevelyan, editor (Civil War) Photographic History of the Civil War 9 vols. 1911-12 $200 - $300
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100 North Carolina Times. Vol. 1, No. 41 (Civil War) Rare Confederate Civil War Newspaper June 11, 1864 $200 - $300
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