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1 Pauline’s Practical Book of the Culinary Art for Clubs, Home or Hotels Lynch, Carrie Pauline (African American - Cookery) Early cookbook by African-American woman, 1919 1919 $2,000 - $3,000
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $9,000
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2 $100 Bond Certificate (African American) 1923 Bond Certificate, Chicago Black Masonic Temple 1923 $200 - $300
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3 Hampton and Its Students, By Two of Its Teachers. With Fifty Cabin and Plantation Songs, arranged by Thomas P. Fenner. Armstrong, Mrs. M.F. & Helen Ludlow. (African American) Hampton and Its Students, 1st edition 1874 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $360
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4 Picture of Slavery in the United States of America [Bourne, George] (African American) 1834 anti-slavery volume 1834 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $360
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5 Negro-Mania: Being an Examination of the Falsely Assumed Equality of the Various Races of Men; Campbell, John (African American) Antebellum racist tracts 1851 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $390
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6 Along This Way Johnson, James Weldon (African American) Signed autobiography of Harlem Renaissance writer 1933 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $180
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7 The Autobiography of Malcolm X - inscribed by Alex Haley Malcolm X with Alex Haley (African American) Autobiography of Malcolm X inscribed by Alex Haley [1965] $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $144
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8 Biographical Sketches and Interesting Anecdotes of Persons of Colour. To which is added a selection of pieces in poetry Mott, Abigail (African American) Abigail Mott Biographical Sketches and Interesting Anecdotes of Persons of Colour [1838] $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $180
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9 Black Diamonds Gathered in the Darkey Homes of the South Pollard, Edward A. (African American) Black Diamonds, first edition 1859 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $132
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10 Wait Till Next Year: The Life Story of Jackie Robinson - twice inscribed Robinson, Jackie and Carl T. Rowan (African American) Inscribed by Jackie Robinson to David Wallerstein , [1960] $2,000 - $3,000
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $13,200
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11 Baseball Has Done It - inscribed Robinson, Jackie (African American) Inscribed by Jackie Robinson to David Wallerstein [1964] $2,000 - $3,000
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $3,600
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12 Second National Negro Congress: Official Proceedings, October 15, 16, 17, 1937 (African American) Second National Negro Congress 1937 [1937] $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $228
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13 Complete set of the 1st 19 annual NY auction catalogs of Printed & Manuscript African-Americana Swann Galleries (African American) African-Americana auctions, set of 19 Swann Galleries NY catalogs 1996-2014 $400 - $600
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $240
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14 Negroes and Negro "Slavery": The First an Inferior Race: The Latter Its Normal Condition Van Evrie, J.H. (African American) Pseudo-scientific support of slavery, 1863. 1863 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $120
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15 Photograph album depicting African American life in South Carolina, 1929 Whipple, Grace (African American) Photographic scenes of African American life in Hartsville, SC in 1929 1929 $500 - $800
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $360
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16 Deed of Manumission of slave Peter Harris, Document Signed. Turpin, Philip O. (African American) 1850 Slave emancipation document, Kentucky Feb. 11, 1850 $400 - $600
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17 Preliminary Report on the Cape Nome Gold Region Alaska Schrader, Frank C. and Alfred H. Brooks (Alaska - Gold Rush) Cape Nome Gold Region Alaska, 1900 1900 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $120
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18 Ranch Notes in Kansas, Colorado, the Indian Territory and Northern Texas Aldridge, Reginald Ranch Notes in Kansas, Colorado, the Indian Territory and Northern Texas, 1884. 1884 $400 - $600
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $270
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19 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 (Includes Buyer's Premium): $180
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20 Two volumes on angling (Angling) Two angling classics Various dates $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $450
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21 Hermit Rim Road & Trail, Grand Canyon (Arizona - Grand Canyon) Hermit Rim Road & Trail, Grand Canyon [1915] $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $144
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22 Grand Cañon of the Colorado River, Arizona Higgins, C.A. (Arizona - Grand Canyon) RR promotion of Grand Canyon, 1893 1893 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $168
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23 Ingleside, Arizona: The finest winter climate in the world (wrapper title) Robinson, W. H. (Arizona) Rare promo for Ingleside, Arizona c.1910 c.1910 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $180
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24 New Science and Invention magazine, March 1924 Gernsback, Hugo and Charles T. Dahama (Astronomy – 'Father of Science Fiction' on the 1st SETI, 1924) 1924 1st SETI attempt to contact Mars 1924 $200 - $300
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25 The Splendid Idle Forties Atherton, Gertrude Allen Press The Splendid Idle Forties by Atherton 1960 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $192
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26 The Drawings of John Woodhouse Audubon: Illustrating his Adventures Through Mexico and California, 1849-1850 Dentzel, Carl Schaefer (Audubon, John Woodhouse) Audubon's son in the California Gold Rush 1957 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $192
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27 Tourist Courts and Cabins in California and Adjacent States. Compiled by the California State Automobile Association (Automobile Tour Book - California) Trailer courts and cabins along western highways [1937] $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $180
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28 Archive of hundreds of flight records for an aviator and airline pilot from the 1940s to the 1970s (Aviation) Airline pilot records his flights, 1941-75 c.1941-75 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $192
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29 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 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $180
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30 Bancroft's Tourist's Guide Yosemite: San Francisco and around the Bay, (South) (Bancroft's Tourists' Guide) Bancroft's Tourists' Guide Yosemite, 1871 1871 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $660
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31 Bancroft's Tourist's Guide: the Geysers : San Francisco and Around the Bay (North) (Bancroft's Tourists' Guide) Bancroft's Tourists' Guide (North), 1871 1871 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $180
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32 Diseños of California Ranchos Maps of thirty-seven Land Grants [1822-1846], from the Records of the United States District Court, San Francisco Becker, Robert H. Disenos of California Ranchos by Becker 1964 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $204
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33 Novae novi orbis historiae, id est rerum ab Hispanis in India Occidentali hactenus gestarum, & acerbo illorum in eas gentes dominatu. De gallorum expedition in Floridam, & clade ab Hispanis non minus iniuste quam immaniter ipsis illata, Anno 1565, Brevis Benzoni, Girolamo New World history by one of the earliest travel writers 1578 $4,000 - $6,000
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34 Le Lac du Spooners (In French): Opera in Three Acts Hallinski, Vladimir (Bohemian Club) Bohemian Club opera libretto No date $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $270
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35 Eight titles from The Book Club of California Various authors (Book Club of California) Eight titles from Book Club of CA Various dates $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $180
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36 Three Years in California Borthwick, John David Borthwick's 3 Years in California First Edition 1857 $500 - $800
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $570
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37 On the Border with Crook Bourke, John G. Bourke with Crook on the Border 1891 1891 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $216
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38 Letter from boxer James J. Corbett Corbett, James J. (Boxing) Letter from a World Heavyweight Champion 1929 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $270
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39 Reminiscences and Incidents of Early Days of San Francisco (1845-50) Brown, John Henry Early Days of San Francisco Grabhorn 1933 [1933] $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $168
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40 Crusoe's Island: A Ramble in the Footsteps of Alexander Selkirk. With Sketches of Adventure in California and Washoe Browne, J. Ross Browne: Crusoe's Island. 1864 1864 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $270
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41 Homestead Lands broadside, Los Angeles (California - Agriculture) LA booster broadside - Homestead! No date $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $120
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42 Prospectus for The Shippee Combined Harvester (California - Agriculture) The Shippee Combined Harvester 1885 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $132
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43 Coronado Beach: A Unique Corner of the Earth Babcock, E.S., manager (California - Coronado) Coronado Beach c.1900 [c.1901] $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $144
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44 Bond of the State of California 1851 (California - Debt Bond) California debt bond 1851 1851 $500 - $800
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $300
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45 Bond of the State of California in Accordance with an Act to Fund the Indebtedness of the State... (California - Debt Bond) State of California indebtedness bond 1856 1856 $500 - $800
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $300
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46 First Biennial Report of the California State Board of Forestry, for the years 1885-86, to Governor George Stoneman (California - Forestry) California forestry 1886 1886 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $120
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47 Photographs from the Golden Gate International Exposition (California - Golden Gate International Exposition) Photographs of the 1939 Golden Gate International Exposition c.1939 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $180
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48 Los Angeles City and County, Resources, Climate, Progress and Outlook Davies, John M., compiler (California - Los Angeles) Early promotional LA history pamphlet 1883 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $330
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49 The National Electrical School - Los Angeles, California (California - Los Angeles) Become an electrical engineer in Los Angles! c.1927 $400 - $600
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $420
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50 Martinez, California: a home city - strategic location for factories (California - Martinez) Martinez & its oil refinery 1915 1915 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $120
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51 The Occurrence of Copper Ores and Method of Treatment in Production of Copper in Shasta County, Northern California (California - Mining) How Copper is Produced in Shasta County No date $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $132
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52 Lot of three mining company prospectuses Various authors (California - Mining) Three mining company prospectuses Various dates $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $120
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53 Mission Music of California: A Collection of Old California Mission Hymns and Masses de Silva, Rev. Owen (California - Missions) Mission Music of California by Owen da Silva 1941 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $390
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54 The Awakening of Modoc County. In the development of its many resources, the northeastern county of California offers great opportunities to all Pearson, A.E. & William Thompson, compilers (California - Modoc County) Scarce Modoc County California promotional 1908 $500 - $800
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55 Monterey County California: Dairying and Stockraising Sinclair, R.D. (California - Monterey County) Dairying and Stockraising in Monterey County 1905 [c.1915] $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $180
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56 Mt. Shasta in a Field of Bloom Pillsbury, Arthur C. (California - Mt. Shasta) Pillsbury photo of Mt. Shasta c.1910-15 $600 - $900
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $390
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57 The Resources of Napa County, California, illustrated and described (California - Napa County) Promoting Napa & Wine Industry 1887 1887 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $204
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58 Alta California - five "Steamer Issues" (California - Newspapers) Alta California - 5 "Steamer Issues" 1851-53 1851-53 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $390
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59 Alta California - Four "Steamer Issues" (California - Newspapers) Alta California - 4 "Steamer Issues" 1851 1851 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $330
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60 Alta California - three "Steamer Issues" (California - Newspapers) Alta California - 3 "Steamer Issues" 1851 1851 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $270
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61 Daily Alta California Supplemental for Monday Sept. 30, 1852 Jones, E.B. and Albert S. Evans, editors (California - Newspapers) Daily Alta California Supplemental for Monday Sept. 30, 1852 1852 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $120
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62 Six issues of the Alta California Jones, E.B. and Albert S. Evans, editors (California - Newspapers) 6 issues of Alta California newspaper 1853-71 1853-1871 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $180
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63 Placer County, California (wrapper title) (California - Placer County) Scarce Placer County promotional, 1887 1887 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $180
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64 Archive of 32 photographs of the Engels Copper Mine in Plumas County (California - Plumas County) Photo archive of the Engels Copper Mine in Plumas, California $2,000 - $3,000
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65 Plumas County, California: Its Mineral, Forest, Agricultural, & Other Resources. an Ideal Summer Resort Plumas County Publishing Company (California - Plumas County) Plumas County, CA w/map 1902 1902 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $144
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66 Bond of the State of California for the Erection of a Prison (California - Prison Bond ) California Bond for the Erection of a Prision 1853 1853 $1,000 - $1,500
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67 The Italy of America: A conservative and truthful description of the great wealth producing districts of... Riverside County, California Tigner, J. H. (California - Riverside County) Riiverside County, Ittaly of America 1908 $400 - $600
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $270
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68 Official Program of the Sacramento Street Fair and Trades Carnival (California - Sacramento) A week on unalloyed joy in Sacramento [1900] $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $120
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69 Official Souvenir Program, Grand Parlor, N.S.G.W.:Twenty Third Session, April 24 '99 (California - Salinas) Native Sons Grand Parlor, Salinas 1899 1899 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $120
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70 Arrowhead Springs, California's Ideal Spa Bailey, Gilbert Ellis (California - San Bernardino County) The spa at Arrowhead Springs, San Bernardino Co., Ca. 1917 $200 - $300
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71 Ten photographs of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake (California - San Francisco Earthquake) 1906 San Francisco earthquake and fire c.1906 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $132
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72 Archive of 17 original photographs of the construction of the Marshall Square Building, which was to house the Orpheum Theater, plus several original designs & plans (California - San Francisco's Marshall Square Building) Construction of Orpheum Theater in San Francisco c.1925 $300 - $500
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73 1910 group photo of the first boosters of the Twin Peaks Tunnel (California - San Francisco) 1910 Photo, San Francisco Twin Peaks Tunnel organizers 1910 $300 - $500
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74 Chinese Section of San Francisco (California - San Francisco) The "Chinese Section" of San Francisco c.1919 $500 - $800
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $480
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75 The Criterion and Pacific Coast Improvements, Volume II, No. 10 (California - San Francisco) Rare San Francisco Real Estate periodical 1889 October 1, 1889 $200 - $300
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76 Photograph album with portraits by San Francisco photography companies (California - San Francisco) 86 portaits by San Francisco photography companies [c.late 1800's] $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $180
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77 Rolling Stock, Municipal Railway of San Francisco. Fiscal Year Ended June 30, 1946-[1951] (cover titles) (California - San Francisco) Rolling stock of San Francisco Municipal Railway 1946-51 1946-51 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $144
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78 San Francisco Blue Book and Pacific Coast Elite Directory Being the Fashionable Private Address Directory and Ladies' Visiting and Shopping Guide...Season 1890-91 (California - San Francisco) San Francisco Blue Book, 1890 1890 $200 - $300
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79 San Francisco Municipal Reports for the Fiscal Year 1884-85, Ending June 30, 1885. Published by the Order of the Board of Supervisors (California - San Francisco) SF Munic Reports-color folding map of Chinatown 1885 $400 - $600
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $270
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80 The Shipping Facilities of San Francisco Harbor (California - San Francisco) San Francisco anticipates Panama Canal c.1913 $500 - $800
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $720
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81 Souvenir Programme, Semi-Centennial Admission Day Celebration Ball, Sept, 11, 1900, Mechanics' Pavilion, San Francisco, California (California - San Francisco) Native Sons' sesquicentennial celebration of CA [1900] $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $120
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82 Thirty-five late 19th century albumen photographs of San Francisco and the bay area (California - San Francisco) Pre-earthquate San Francisco photographs [Late 19th century] $2,000 - $3,000
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $600
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83 Beautiful Camp Meeker. Surrendered to the Veterans' Association of Northern California June 19, 1907 Meeker, Melvin Cyrus (California - Sonoma County) Camp Meeker in Sonoma County, Cal. 1907 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $180
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84 Petaluma, Sonoma County, California (California - Sonoma County) Petaluma, Sonoma Co., Cal., promotional brochure [1914] $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $180
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85 Stockton and San Joaquin County Illustrated: Their Enterprises, Attractions and Buildings in Part and Inducements to the Investment of Capital and the Establishment of Industries Stockton Commercial Association (California - Stockton) Stockton and San Joaquin County Illustrated 1895 1895 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $132
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86 Bond of the County of Yuba (California - Yuba County) Bond of the County of Yuba 1860s [c.1860s] $500 - $800
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87 Index to Precinct Registers, Yuba County, 1914 - General Election November 3rd (California - Yuba County) Yuba County Calif. precinct book 1914 1914 $400 - $600
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $840
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88 Yuba County Bond 1852 (California - Yuba County) Yuba County Bond 1852 1852 $500 - $800
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $300
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89 Diaries of a California chiropractor Chute, Charles (California Chiropractor) Diaries of a Los Angeles chiropractor, 1921-1952 1921-1952 $500 - $800
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $840
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90 Celebration of the Seventy-Third Anniversary of the Declaration of Independence of the United States, on Board the Barque "Hannah Sprague," at Sea, July 4th, 1849 (California Gold Rush) Fourth of July celebrations on a boat bound for the Gold Rush 1849 $200 - $300
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91 Letter by 49er on famed voyage "round the Horn" Hatch, R.S. (California Gold Rush) Gold Rush Letter by a 49er sailing 'round the Horn' March 4, 1849 $400 - $600
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $570
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92 Message from the President of the United States to the Two Houses of Congress at the Commencement of the Second Session of the Thirtieth Congress. December 5, 1848 (California Gold Rush) House Document on California Gold Rush with Maps 1848 $1,000 - $1,500
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $1,320
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93 San Francisco Past and Present: San Francisco As It Was, 1849, San Francisco As It Is, 1854. Baker, G.H., illustrator (California Pictorial Letter Sheets) Gold Rush letter sheet, map by Baker 1854 1854 $500 - $800
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $360
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94 Fort Vigilant: Rooms of the Committee, Sacramento St. betn. Davis & Front [on sheet with] Mass Meeting Endorsing the Acts of the Vigilance Committee June 14th (California Pictorial Letter Sheets) Fort Vigilant Califonia lettersheet 1856 1856 $600 - $900
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $420
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95 Fort Vigilant: Rooms of the Committee, Sacramento St. betn. Davis & Front [on sheet with] Mass Meeting Endorsing the Acts of the Vigilance Committee June 14th (California Pictorial Letter Sheets) Fort Vigilant Califonia lettersheet 1856 1856 $1,000 - $1,500
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96 Panorama of San Francisco (California Pictorial Letter Sheets) Panorama of San Francisco lettersheet c1860s [Mid 19th century?] $300 - $500
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97 San Francisco Upper California, in November 1851 Quirot, C. (California Pictorial Letter Sheets) Lithograph of San Francisco in 1851 1851 $1,000 - $1,500
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98 Cabinet card of John Franklin Swift, American politician and author (California Politician) Cabinet card of Jonathan Swift, writer and California politician Undated $200 - $300
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99 Photograph of Jay C. Bruce, California State Lion Hunter (California State Lion Hunter) California State Lion Hunter, Jay C. Bruce c.1926 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $330
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100 Military of San Francisco... National Guard of California... Baker, George H., Lithographer (California) Baker lithograph of California National Guard N.d. [c.1866] $600 - $900
Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium): $840
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