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2 Yosemite and the Range of Light Adams, Ansel Signed by Ansel Adams, 1st Edition 1979 $200 - $300
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9 Alabama widow's Letter to her lawyer about slave mistreatment McClung, M[argaret] (African American, 1840s) 1849 Alabama widow's letter condemning slave punishment ca. 1849 $1,200 - $1,800
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $1,920
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10 Letter about NY execution of a Black man for murdering a white after racist insult Jacob, William (African American, 1849) 1849 NY execution of a Black man for murdering a white after racist insult Aug. 12, 1849 $1,200 - $1,500
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11 Pioneering New York Black Doctor immigrates to Liberia on the eve of Civil War - Letter Dunbar, (Dr.) Charles [Benjamin] (African American, 1861) 1860 Pioneering NY Black Dr. immigrates to Liberia on the eve of Civil War Feb. 27, 1861 $1,000 - $1,500
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16 Letter by James DeNoon Reymert's nephew and law partner Reymert, Theodor (Arizona mining - Los Angeles Judge) Expose letter about Arizona silver baron and Los Angeles judge Sept. 28, 1891 $200 - $300
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19 Liftoff: The Story of America's Adventure in Space Collins, Michael (Armstrong, Neil; Buzz Aldrin; Michael Collins) Signed by Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin & Michael Collins [1988] $10,000 - $15,000
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25 The Big Book of Barris Barris, George and David Fetherston Signed by George Barris 2003 $200 - $300
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29 Pointers for Builders, Contractors and Wood and Iron Workers Beau de Zart, Fred W. Builders manual from SF in 1891 1891 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $450
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30 California Gold-field Scenes Bigham, Robert W. California Gold-field Scenes, 1866 1886 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $480
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31 Large collection of Book Club keepsakes (broken run from 1934-2008), with a run of the Book Club of California's Quarterly Newsletters, unbroken from 1946-1968, with some later issues). Various authors (Book Club of California) BCC keepsakes and newsletters starting from 1934 1934-2012 $700 - $1,000
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $420
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37 Helldorado: Bringing the Law to the Mesquite Breakenridge, William M. Signed by William M. Breakenridge 1928 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $228
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41 The History of San Francisco Byington, Lewis Francis and Oscar Lewis, editors History of San Francisco in three volumes 1931 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $132
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42 Don't Call it Frisco Caen, Herb Herb Caen Don't Call it Frisco, signed 1953 $200 - $300
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43 Beverly Hills, California: Midway between Los Angeles and the sea [Reuss, Velma, compiler] (California - Beverly Hills) Beverly Hills promotional booklet 1920's [1920's] $400 - $600
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44 The Tall Tree Tattler C.C.C. Co. 1905 (California - Civilian Conservation Corps) Civilian Conservation Corps newsletters 1936 $600 - $900
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $420
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45 The Valley Newspaper (California - Hill's Ferry) Chinese slave mart in Stockton, 1876 April 21, 1876 $600 - $900
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $660
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46 An Historical Sketch of Los Angeles County, California [Warner, J.J., et al.] (California - Los Angeles County) Rare early history of Los Angeles County 1876 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $216
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47 Who's Who in Los Angeles County, 1927-1928 (California - Los Angeles County) Who's Who in Los Angeles County, 1927-1928 [1928] $200 - $300
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48 Los Angeles Photograph Album (California - Los Angeles) Los Angeles and surroundign area in the early 20th century c.1918 $200 - $300
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49 Los Angeles: The Great Seaport of the Southwest (California - Los Angeles) LA, Seaport of the Southwest, 1922 [1922] $300 - $500
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50 Official Atlas - District Zoning Maps of the City of Los Angeles (California - Los Angeles) Zoning Atlas of Los Angeles 1924 1924 $500 - $800
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $360
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51 Points of interest in and about Los Angeles, California, illustrated - and the new hotel, The Angelus (California - Los Angeles) Rare Los Angeles tourist booklet 1901 1901 $500 - $800
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $300
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52 Manuscript ledger of the Napa County, California, justice docket, recording in detail hundreds of cases heart by the court (California - Napa County) Docket record of Napa County court, 1883-5 1883-1885 $800 - $1,200
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $1,020
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53 College Terrace: A Beautiful Spot for a Home. Adjoining the Grounds of the Leland Stanford Jr. University... (California - Palo Alto) Rare brochure for Palo Alto housing development 1910 c.1910 $700 - $1,000
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $450
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54 Photograph Album depicting Pasadena, CA in the late 19th century (California - Pasadena) Photo album depicting Ezra Dane family and ranch, Pasadena No date $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $330
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55 Road Tax for the Year 1875-76... Petaluma Road District... Hedges, W.H. (California - Petaluma) Pay your road tax in Petaluma 1875 $500 - $800
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56 Ledger of "Delinquent Taxes Petaluma Road District 1873-74 & 1874-75 & 1875 & 1876" (from ms. label on front cover) (California - Petaluma) Tax delinquents of Petaluma, California, 1870's 1873-1876 $500 - $800
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57 Manuscript ledger for "Petaluma Township" tax rolls listing real property, livestock, cash on hand, and other assets (California - Petaluma) Tax rolls of Petaluma, California, c.1852 c.1852 $800 - $1,200
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $780
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58 Samuel Colville's City Directory, of Sacramento, for the Year 1854--5: Embracing a General Directory of Citizens, with an Appendix, Containing a Historical Summary of Events Connected with the Sacramento Valley... Colville, Samuel, compiler (California - Sacramento)) Colville's Sacramento Directory, 1854 1854 $3,000 - $5,000
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $1,800
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59 The San Francisco Chronicle and Its History. The Story of its Foundation, the Struggles of Its Early Life, Its Well-Earned Success. The New Chronicle Building, the Edifice and Machinery Described, Comments of the Press (California - San Francisco) The SF Chronicle: Its History, 1879 1879 $400 - $600
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $240
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60 Papers of the San Francisco Committee of Vigilance of 1851 [&] History of the San Francisco Committee of Vigilance of 1851 Williams, Mary Floyd (California - San Francisco) History of the San Francisco Committee of Vigilance [1919] & 1921 $200 - $300
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61 Glenside: National Award Winning Mackay Homes (California - San Jose) Mackay Homes in San Jose c.1960 c.1960 $200 - $300
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62 Forest Park: National Award Winning Mackay Homes in Distinctive Pace Setter Designs (California - Santa Clara) Mackay Homes in Silicon Valley c.1960 c.1960 $200 - $300
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63 Letter from H.H. McKinstry in Two Rock Valley, Sonoma County, California, to his brother back east, describing life in California, primarily the agricultural bounty McKinstry, Henry Harrison (California - Sonoma County) Letter from Sonoma County, 1862 FE. 16, 1862 $600 - $900
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64 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
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65 Future President’s brother chases Indians in California – 1859 “Overland Mail” letter Harrison, J. Scott (California – Indian Wars) Benjamin Harrison's brother chases California Indians Aug. 25, 1859 $400 - $600
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $330
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66 California: Land of Many Crops. Irrigation the Life Blood of the Pacific Empire (California) Rare booklet on California irrigation project 1928 1928 $500 - $800
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $300
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67 Californian (California) Important early issue of California 1st newspaper Saturday, September 17 [sic], 1846 $5,000 - $8,000
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $3,000
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68 Camp Baldy Photograph Album (California) Camp Baldy photo album, 1918-1926 1918-1926 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $192
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69 Club Women of California: State Register and Directory. Containing Names of Officers and Members with Addresses (cover title) (California) Registry of Club Women of California 1910 1910 $400 - $600
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $240
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70 State Democrat: Published in the Interest of Democracy and the Elimination of Boss Control Henning, C. Anthony, editor (California) Scarce San Francisco political newspaper 1914 1914 $300 - $500
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71 Americans in Canada troubled by anti-British rebellions - Letter Townsend, Asahel (Canada – 1838 rebellion) Americans in Canada and anti-British rebellions - 1838 Letter June 13, 1838 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $960
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73 Splendide Californie! Impressions of the Golden State by French Artists, 1786 to 1900 Chalmers, Claudine Splendide Californie! Book Club of California rarity 2001 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $180
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82 Two Years Before The Mast; Or, A Voice From The Forecastle: Being A Sailor's Life At Sea. An Authentic Narrative. With An Appendix Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before The Mast 1853 1853 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $144
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85 Seventy-Five Years in California. A History of Events and Life in California... Davis, William Heath 75 Years in California extra-illustrated and expanded 1929 $500 - $800
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $360
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86 Seventy-five Years in California. A History of Events and Life in California... Davis, William Heath 75 Years in California - Argonaut Edition 1/100 1929 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $180
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90 The San Quentin Story Duffy, Clinton and Dean Jennings Signed by Warden Clinton T. Duffy 1950 $200 - $300
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92 The Colonial History of the City of San Francisco: Being a Narrative Argument in the Circuit Court of the United States for the State of California, for Four Square Leagues of Land Claimed by that City and Confirmed to It By That Court Dwinelle, John W. Colonial History of San Francisco 1866 1866 $1,000 - $1,500
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97 The Alta California, Pacific Coast and Trans-Continental Rail-Road Guide...a minutely detailed Account of every City, Town, Railroad Station, Mining District, Mountain, Valley, Lake, River, Hunting and Fishing Ground along the Great Trans-Continental Rail Fergusson, J.C., editor Pacific Coast and Trans-Continental RR Guide, 1871 [1871] $1,500 - $2,500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $900
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103 California: A History of Upper and Lower California Forbes, Alexander Forbes History of Upper and Lower California 1937 $200 - $300
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106 The Truth About Fremont: An Inquiry Wiltsee, Ernest A. (Frémont, John Charles) The Truth About Fremont - signed 1936 $200 - $300
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112 Old Chinatown: A Book of Pictures by Arnold Genthe Genthe, Arnold and Will Irwin Genthe's Chinatown 1913 $200 - $300
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117 Stolen Kisses Griswold, Frank Gray Stolen Kisses by Frank G Griswold, signed 1914 1914 $300 - $500
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126 The History of Warner's Ranch and its Environs Hill, Joseph J. Hill, History of Warner's Ranch Ltd to 300 copies 1927 $200 - $300
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127 Archive of some 47 stampless folded letters & 133 covers without letters (but addressed with stamps & postmarks), sent to members of the Hunt family of Providence, Rhode Island (Hunt-Metcalf Correspondence) Hunt-Metcalf correspondence with letters & stamped envelopes c.1835-1875 $1,000 - $1,500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $780
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136 Uncle Bill: A Tale of Two Kids and a Cowboy James, Will Signed by Will James 1932 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $180
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137 Printed poster instructing persons of Japanese ancestry in San Francisco to report to the Civil Control Station at 1530 Buchanan Street DeWitt, Lt. Gen. J.L. (Japanese Internment) Japanese Exclusion Act broadside May 5, 1942 May 5, 1942 $400 - $600
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $510
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145 Mountaineering in the Sierra Nevada King, Clarence Mountaineering in the Sierra Nevada 1874 1874 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $390
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152 Langsdorff's Narrative of the Rezanov Voyage to Nueva California in 1806 Langsdorff, Georg Heinrich von The Rezanov Voyage to Nueva California in 1806 1927 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $240
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153 The King Ranch Lea, Tom Tom Lea's King Ranch, Saddle Blanket Edition [1957] $1,200 - $1,800
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $720
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154 Recollections of a Newspaperman. A record of life and events in California Leach, Frank A. Signed by Frank A. Leach 1917 $200 - $300
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165 One More Mountain: The Story of Henry A. Meiggs (1811-1877) Skaar, Sven (Meiggs, Henry A.) Carbon typescript Story of Henry A. Meiggs No date $400 - $600
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169 Document signed by Porfirio Dias, granting gold and silver mining rights in Sinaloa to Charles E. Parlin (?). Diaz, Porfirio (Mexico) Porfirio Diaz signs away Mexican mining rights, 1906 1906 $300 - $500
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170 Document relating to the case of two brothers, one of whom stole the wealth of the other - signed by the Viceroy of New Spain (Mexico) Sibling theft case signed by Viceroy of New Spain 1790 1790 $300 - $500
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171 Letter from Agustin Medrano, a father of the parish of Itztacalco, to the Archbishop of Mexico, bemoaning the fact that the graveyards are full (Mexico) Mexico graveyards are full, 1797 1797 $200 - $300
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179 Manuscript list of announcements that were gave by Nicolas de la Cruz, “indio ladino pregonero” (an Indian who gave public announcements in the streets). (Mexico) Public announcements in Puebla town square, 1711 1711 $200 - $300
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183 "Muerte de Indio Borracho" (Death of a drunk Indian) - court document (Mexico) Grandfather dies of drink in 1791 Mexico 1791 $200 - $300
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193 Arts and Crafts of the Totem Indians Tozier, D.F. (Native American) Signed by collector F.T. Tozier [1900's] $2,000 - $3,000
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $1,560
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203 Map, typed report & photographs relating to an oil field in Kern County California (Oil - California) Oil speculation in Kern County, California 1909 $400 - $600
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207 Engraved gold plated ceremonial plaque for a dinner given in honor of Charles C. Moore by the Directors and Sub Directors of the Panama Pacific International Exposition, January 5, 1916 in San Francisco [Stanton, Charles S.] (Panama Pacific International Exposition) PPIE Dinner Plaque January 5, 1916 $2,000 - $3,000
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $1,200
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209 California on Stone Peters, Harry T. Peters: California on Stone 1/500 1935 $300 - $500
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210 Cornelius Cole: California Pioneer and United States Senator Phillips, Catherine Coffin Cornelius Cole: California Pioneer limited edition in fine, full vellum 1929 $200 - $300
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222 Signed loan document, Pennsylvania 1785 (Revolutionary War) Signed loan document, Pennsylvania 1785 1785 $200 - $300
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223 The Rezanov Voyage to Nueva California in 1806. The Report of Count Nikolai Petrovich Rezanov of His Voyage to that Provincia of Nueva España from New Archangel Rezanov, Nikolai Petrovich Rezanov Voyage to Nueva California in 1806 1926 $200 - $300
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243 Mining Camps: A Study in American Frontier Government Shinn, Charles Howard Mining Camps: A Study in American Frontier Govt, 1st Ed. 1885 $200 - $300
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244 The Shirley Letters from California Mines in 1851-52. Being a Series of Twenty-three Letters from Dame Shirley to her Sister in Massachusetts Shirley, Dame [Clappe, Louise Amelia Knapp Smith] Thomas Russell printing of the Shirley Letters 1922 $200 - $300
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245 Narrative of a Voyage to California Ports in 1841-42, Together with Voyages to Sitka, the Sandwich Islands & Okhotsk; To Which are Added Sketches of Journeys across America, Asia, & Europe: From the Narrative of a Voyage Round the World - presentation copy, with manuscript letter from the publisher Simpson, George Narrative of a Voyage to California Ports - presentation copy 1930 $200 - $300
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246 "N.U.T.S. for California" - sarcastic anti-Upton Sinclair election flyer (Sinclair, Upton) Anti-Upton Sinclair election flyer 1934 1934 $300 - $500
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247 Orders for a Navy midshipman which are signed by John D. Sloat as they were forwarded through the ranks (Sloat, John Drake) Signed by John D. Sloat, occupier of Monterey 1849 $300 - $500
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248 The Annals of San Francisco...Together with the Continuation, Through 1855 Compiled by Dorothy H. Huggins. Being a True Facsimile of the Celebrated Original Works First Published in 1855 and 1939, Respectively Soule, Frank, John H. Gihon and James Nisbet Annals of SF, signed by Richard Dillon 1966 $200 - $300
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249 Illustrated Sketches of Death Valley and Other Borax Deserts of the Pacific Coast Spears, John R. Illustrated Sketches of Death Valley 1892 1892 $200 - $300
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254 Game Fish of the Pacific: Southern Californian and Mexican Thomas, George C., Jr. & George C., III G.C. Thomas Game Fish of the Pacific With DJ 1930 $200 - $300
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255 Handwritten diary recording an automobile journey through the Southwest during the weeks after the attack on Pearl Harbor (Travel Diary - California to Texas) Trip through Southwest just after Pearl Harbor 1941 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $360
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262 Five letters written to William Graves descriptive of the War of 1812 (War of 1812) Letters to Russia discussing War of 1812 1813 & 1815 $600 - $900
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263 US diplomatic document warning of British misinterpretation of American resolve to go to war Russell, Jonathan (War of 1812) 1812 Important US diplomatic document predicting war with England March 23, 1812 $600 - $900
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270 Report Upon the Removal of Blossom Rock San Francisco Harbor California Williamson, W.H. and W.H. Heuer Signed by R.S. Williamson 1870 $300 - $500
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275 Zanita: A Tale of the Yo-Semite Yelverton, Therese [pseud. of Maria Theresa Longworth] "The oddest book in the literature of these mountains and John Muir" 1872 $200 - $300
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276 Lot of 3 titles by Galen Clark Clark, Galen (Yosemite) 3 by Galen Clark, incl. Indians of the Yosemite, signed Various dates $200 - $300
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287 Fifteen documents relating to the manumission or freeing of slaves in Cuba, both male and female (Cuba - Slavery) Archive of Cuban slave manumission documents 1864-9 1864-1869 $2,000 - $3,000
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288 Twenty manuscript documents recording the deaths of slaves in Cuba, mostly of African origin (Cuba - Slavery) Records of slave deaths in Cuba, 1840's-'50's c.1840's-1850's $800 - $1,200
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289 Archive of documents relating to legal difficulties of a Chinese indentured servant in Cuba (Cuba) Chinese indentured servant in Cuba faces legal troubles 1877 1877 $500 - $800
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290 Manuscript document relating to a Chinese indentured servant in Cuba (Cuba) Chinese indentured servant in Cuba 1881 $300 - $500
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326 Thomas Bros. Block Book of Oakland Allendale District Vol. 10 (California - Oakland) Oakland Block Book - Allendale Dist, 1924 [1924] $500 - $800
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344 City of Pittsburg Waterfront, Contra Costa Co California Oliver, G.T. (California - Contra Costa County) Blueprint map of Pittsburg, Calif. 1912 1912 $300 - $500
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345 Map of Hinkley Valley issued by the Pacific Farm Land Co. Hinkley Valley Farm Specialists Moore, L.W. (California - Hinkley Valley) Rare map of Hinkley Valley, California c.1930 $700 - $1,000
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346 Suggested Development of the Jonathan S. Dodge Plan for an Administrative Civic Center at the "North End" of the City of Los Angeles California and Making Use of the Hall of Records with Additional Wings &c. for the New County Court House. Scale 100'0" to one inch Farwell, Lyman (California - Los Angeles) Plan for Los Angeles Civic Center, 1918 c.1918 $600 - $900
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348 Float Arrangemt [sic] Miller Lake 7-20-58. Submitted by Silva, Beers & Silva (California - Miller Lake) Design for floats at Miller Lake CA pier 1958 $300 - $500
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350 Palo Alto Acres (California - Palo Alto) Rare Palo Alto real estate map 1920's 1920's $500 - $800
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351 Red Bluff, California: Hub of Tehama County, Gateway to Lassen Volcanic National Park and to the Shasta Cascade Wonderland (California - Red Bluff) Flyer for Red Bluff, CA 1952 $400 - $600
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352 Official Map of the City of Riverbank, Stanislaus County, California Macomber, Geo. D. (California - Riverbank) Rare map of Riverbank, Stanislaus Co., Cal. 1946 $700 - $1,000
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $600
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