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228 Carte-de-visite Portrait Book from Civil War Period (Photographs - Cartes-de-Visite) Carte-de-visite Portrait Book from Civil War Period $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
138 Autograph Letter Signed by the historian as President of Harvard University about original drafts of the Declaration of Independence Sparks, Jared (Declaration of Independence) Historian Jared Sparks, letter about the Declaration of Independence May 16, 1850 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
394 [Tables de la géographie ancienne et moderne] Sanson, Nicolas Sanson's Geographical tables, 1644 1644-1645 $1,500 - $2,500
Starting bid:
$750
431 America Cluver, Philip Cluver's America with California as an island 1661 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
432 L'Amerique autrement le Nouveau Monde et Indes Occidentales... Du Val, Pierre North and South America, with California an island 1676 1676 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
137 Histoire de la Conquete de la Floride De la Vega, Garcilaso Explorations of De Soto in North America French Ed. 1709 1709, 1711 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
Current absentee: $300
(3 bids)
436 America Moll, Herman Herman Moll California as an Island 1723 1723 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
375 A Natural and Civil History of California: Containing an Accurate Description of that Country, Its Soils, Mountains, Harbours, Lakes, Rivers and Seas; Its Animals, Vegetables, Minerals and Famous Fishery for Pearls. The Customs of Inhabitants, Their Religion, Government and Manner of Living before Their Conversion to the Christian Religion by the Missionary Jesuits... Venegas, Miguel A Natural and Civil History of California, 1759 1759 $2,000 - $3,000
Starting bid:
$1,000
Current absentee: $1,200
(3 bids)
227 Select Works of William Penn. To Which is Prefixed a Journal of his Life Penn, William Select Works of William Penn, 1771 1771 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
275 The American Harmony; Or, Royal Melody Complete Tans'ur, William The American Harmony: or, Royal Melody Complete 1771 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
384 Suite deu recueil de planches, sur les sciences, les arts liberaux, et les arts mechaniques... [Diderot, Denis and Jean le Rond d'Alembert] Diderot atlas with suite of Maps 1779 $800 - $1,200
Starting bid:
$400
224 Relacion Historica de la Vida Y Apostolicas Tareas del Venerable Padre Fray Junipero Serra, Y de las Misiones que Fundo en la California Septentrional, y Nuevos Establecimientos de Monterey Paloú, Francisco Palou's Biography of Serra First Edition 1787 $700 - $1,000
Starting bid:
$350
Current absentee: $375
(2 bids)
357 Relacion Historica de la Vida Y Apostolicas Tareas del Venerable Padre Fray Junipero Serra, Y de las Misiones que Fundo en la California Septentrional, y Nuevos Establecimientos de Monterey Paloú, Francisco Palou's Biography of Serra First Edition 1787 $10,000 - $15,000
Starting bid:
$5,000
Current absentee: $6,500
(3 bids)
440 Generalkarte von Nordamerica samt den Westindischen Inseln Verfasst von Herrn Pownall Schraembl, Franz Anton North America on four sheets 1788 1788 $800 - $1,200
Starting bid:
$400
392 Geography Made Easy: Being an Abridgment of the American Universal Geography Morse, Jedidiah Very early American geography, 1796 1796 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
199 The American Gardener's Calendar McMahon, Bernard First Edition of The American Gardener's Calendar 1806 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
Current absentee: $200
(1 bid)
41 Report of the committee, appointed to inquire into the conduct of Brigadier Gen. J. Wilkinson (Burr Conspiracy) Burr Conspiracy rarity, 1810 1810 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
383 Elements of Geography Dickinsonl, Rodolphus Early American Geography, 1813 1813 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
178 American and the British Colonies. An Abstract of All the Most Useful Information Relative to the United States of America, and the British Colonies... Kingdom, William American and the British Colonies, 1820 2nd Ed. 1820 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
379 Atlas Universel de Géographie Physique, Politique et Historique. Ancienne et Moderne... Brué, Adrien Hubert Brué's 1822 Atlas Universel 1822-[1827] $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
Current absentee: $500
(1 bid)
202 Instrucciones acerca de las obligaciones de la infantería ligera en Campaña: para el uso de las tropas de los Estados Unidos Mexicanos (Mexico) Early Infantry Manual for newly Independent Mexico 1826 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
401 Carte Réduite Des Côtes Et Du Golfe De Californie Depuis le Cap Corrientes jusqu'au Port St. Diego D'apris des Observations faites à bord des Corvettes la Descubierta et l'Atrevida et celles de Plusiers Officiers de la Marine Espagnol Madrid 1825 France, Dépôt-général de la Marine (California - Baja) Large chart of Baja California 1826 1826 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
Current absentee: $275
(2 bids)
389 Atlas universel de géographie ancienne et moderne.... Lapie, Pierre, and Alexandre Emile Lapie Lapie's Atlas Universel 1829 1829-[1833] $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
Current absentee: $250
(1 bid)
212 Speeches on the Passage of the Bill for the Removal of the Indians, Delivered in the Congress of the United States, April and May, 1830 (Native Americans) Speeches on the Passage of the Bill for the Removal of the Indians, 1830 inscribed 1830 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
358 The Personal Narrative of James O. Pattie of Kentucky, During an expedition from St. Louis, through the vast regions between that place and the Pacific Ocean, and thence back through the City of Mexico to Vera Cruz, during journeyings of six years,... Pattie, James O. 1st narrative of overland journey to California 1833 $4,000 - $6,000
Starting bid:
$2,000
512 Colección de las leyes y decretos espedidos por el Congreso General de los Estados-Unidos Mejicanos, en los años de 1831 y 1832 (Mexico and U.S. Boundaries) U.S. - Mexico borders 1833 1833 $10 - $100
Starting bid:
$10
Current absentee: $70
(4 bids)
160 A Retrospect of the Boston Tea-Party, with a memoir of George R.T. Hewes, a survivor of the little band of patriots who drowned the tea in Boston harbour in 1773 [Hawkes, James] Boston Tea-Party, with memoir of George R.T. Hewes 1834 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
22 Indian Nullification of the Unconstitutional Laws of Massachusetts Relative to The Marshpee Tribe: or, The Pretended Riot Explained Apes, William Indian Nullification - Early Massachusetts, William Apes 1835 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
Current absentee: $225
(2 bids)
377 Selection of 20 Atlases from the 1800s (Atlases) Selection of 20 Atlases from the 1800s 1835-1892 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
Current absentee: $550
(4 bids)
171 Astoria, or Anecdotes of an Enterprise Beyond the Rocky Mountains Irving, Washington Classic work on Astor's Pacific Coast fur trading 1836 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
5 The Anti-Slavery Record Vol. III, for 1837 (African-American, 1838) The Anti-Slavery Record Vol. III, for 1837 1838 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $500
(3 bids)
281 Gorostiza Pamphlet. Message from the President of the United States, transmitting a copy and translation of a pamphlet, in the Spanish language...(25th Congress, 2d Session, House Ex. Doc. 190) (Texas) Gorostiza Pamphlet, 25th Congress 1838 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
340 California: A History of Upper and Lower California from their First Discovery to the Present Time, Comprising an Account of the Climate, Soil, Natural Productions, Agriculture, Commerce, &c... Forbes, Alexander History of Upper & Lower California by Forbes 1839 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
Current absentee: $500
(1 bid)
6 Memoirs of Elleanor Eldridge Eldridge, Elleanor (African-American, 1840) 1841 Memoirs of a free Black of mixed race in Rhode Island 1840 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
Current absentee: $200
(1 bid)
158 A Series of Select and Original Modern Designs for Dwelling Houses, for the use of Carpenters and Builders: adapted to the Style of Building in the United States: with twenty-four plates Hall, John John Hall's American Designs for Houses, 1840 1840 $1,500 - $2,500
Starting bid:
$750
329 Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea Dana, Richard Henry Richard Henry Dana Two Years Before the Mast 1840 $5,000 - $8,000
Starting bid:
$2,500
Current absentee: $2,750
(3 bids)
105 Letters and Notes on the Manners, Customs, and Condition of the North American Indians...Written during Eight Years' Travel amongst the Wildest Tribes of Indians in North America, in 1832, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, and 39 Catlin, George Catlin's North American Indians 2nd ed. 1841 1841 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
393 Olney's School Atlas Olney, J. Olney's Atlas with Independent Texas 1841 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
342 Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the Year 1842, and to Oregon and North California in the Years 1843-'44 Frémont, John Charles Fremont's Exploring Expedition with large map 1845 $1,500 - $2,500
Starting bid:
$750
341 Narrative of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains, in the Year 1842, and to Oregon and North California, in the Years 1843-44 Frémont, John Charles Frémont's Narrative 1st British ed. 1846 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $110
(2 bids)
362 Life in California: During a Residence of Several Years in That Territory, Comprising a Description of the Country and the Missionary Establishments, with Indicents, Observations, Etc. Etc. Illustrated with Numerous Engravings. By an American. To Which is Appended a Historical Account of the Origin, Customs, and Traditions, of the Indians of Alta-California, Translated from the Original Spanish Manuscript Robinson, Alfred Robinson's Life in California 1846 1846 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
165 Doniphan's Expedition; Containing an Account of the Conquest of New Mexico; General Kearney's Overland Expedition to California... Hughes, John T. Doniphan's Expedition 1848 1848 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $150
(2 bids)
185 Message from the President of the United States, communicating in compliance with a resolution of the Senate, the proceedings of the two courts of inquiry in the case of Major General Pillow (Leonidas Letter) Message from the President of the United States, 1848 1848 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
207 Essai Statistique et Politique sur les Etats-Unis d'Amerique, d'apres les Documens Recueillis sur les Lieux... Morineau, Auguste de 1848 French Statistical and Political Essay on the US 1848 $700 - $1,000
Starting bid:
$350
237 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 [Polk, James K.] Signed by John C. Calhoun and William L. Marcy 1848 $2,000 - $3,000
Starting bid:
$1,000
335 Notes of a Military Reconnoissance, from Fort Leavenworth, in Missouri, to San Diego, in California, Including Part of the Arkansas, Del Norte, and Gila Rivers Emory, Lieut. Col. W[illiam] H. Emory, Notes of a Military Reconnoissance w/ map 1848 $700 - $1,000
Starting bid:
$350
Current absentee: $1,800
(3 bids)
336 Notes of a Military Reconnoissance, from Fort Leavenworth, in Missouri, to San Diego, in California, Including Part of the Arkansas, Del Norte, and Gila Rivers Emory, William H. Emory's Notes of a Military Reconnaissance 1848 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
Current absentee: $200
(1 bid)
372 Oregon and California: The Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains, Oregon and California...to which is added a Description of the Physical Geography of California, with recent notices of the Gold Region from the Latest and Most Authentic Sources Thornton, J. Quinn J. Quinn Thornton in the Gold Rush 1849 1848 $2,000 - $3,000
Starting bid:
$1,000
Current absentee: $2,250
(3 bids)
395 Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, Transmitting the report of the Superintendent of the Coast Survey...1848, 1849 [and] 1850. U.S. Coast Survey Coast survey reports, 1848-1850, with charts 1848-50 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
Current absentee: $300
(2 bids)
302 Los Gringos: Or, an Inside View of Mexico and California... Wise, Lieut. [Henry Augustus]. First Edition of Wise's Los Gringos 1849 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $110
(2 bids)
361 A Tour of Duty in California; including a Description of the Gold Region: and an Account of the Voyage around Cape Horn Revere, Joseph Warren Revere's A Tour of Duty in California 1849 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
Current absentee: $250
(1 bid)
39 Six Months in the Gold Mines: from a Journal of Three Year's Residence in Upper and Lower California, 1847-8-9 Buffum, E. Gould Buffum's Six Months in the Gold Mines 1850 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(2 bids)
258 Personal Adventures in Upper and Lower California in 1848-9; with the Author's Experiences at the Mines Ryan, William Redmond Personal Adventures in Upper and Lower California 1850 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
276 Eldorado, Or, Adventures in the Path of Empire: Comprising a Voyage to California, Via Panama; Life in San Francisco and Monterey; Pictures of the Gold Region, and Experiences of Mexican Travel Taylor, Bayard One of the most influential books on the California Gold Rush 1850 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $170
(3 bids)
326 Report of the Debates in the Convention of California, on the Formation of the State Constitution, in September and October, 1849 Browne, J. Ross Report of the Debates in the Convention of California 1850 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $110
(2 bids)
328 Three Years in California Colton, Walter 1st Ed Walter Colton's Three Years in California 1850 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
Current absentee: $200
(1 bid)
369 Eldorado, or, Adventures in the Path of Empire: Comprising a Voyage to California, Via Panama; Life in San Francisco and Monterey; Pictures of the Gold Region, and Experiences of Mexican Travel Taylor, Bayard Bayard Taylor's El Dorado, 1st ed. 1850 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $160
(2 bids)
371 California and New Mexico: Message of the President of the United States, Transmitting information...on the Subject of California and New Mexico. (caption title.) Taylor, Zachary California and New Mexico, Doc. 17, House ed. 1850 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
Current absentee: $300
(1 bid)
325 Relacion de Los Debates de la Convencion de California, Sobre la Formacion de la Constitucion de Estado, en Setiembre Y Octubre de 1849 Browne, J. Ross Report on Formation of the State of California 1851 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $600
(2 bids)
286 Nine Issues of Sartain's Union Magazine (Thoreau, Henry David) 9 Issues of Sartain's, 2 with works by Thoreau 1851-1852 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
117 Three Years in California Colton, Walter Three Years in California, Walter Colton 1852 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $200
(2 bids)
220 Reports of Surveyors General of California and Oregon: Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, Transmitting Annual Reports of the Surveyors General of California and Oregon (Oregon & California) Surveys of Oregon & California 1853 1852 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
187 A Pictorial View of California; Including a Description of the Panama and Nicaragua Routes with Information and Advice Interesting to All, Particularly Those Who Intend to Visit the Golden Region by a Returned Californian [Letts, J. M.] Panama & Nicaragua Routes to San Francisco in 1849 1853 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $160
(3 bids)
76 Four pamphlets relating to the claims of Jose Y. Limantour to large portions of San Francisco, bound together. (California - San Francisco) Jose Limantour claims San Francisco land 1853-1858 $2,000 - $3,000
Starting bid:
$1,000
103 History of California, from Its Discovery to the Present Time; Comprising also a Full Description of its Climate, Surface, Soil...with a Journal of the Voyage from New York, via Nicaragua, to San Francisco, and Back, via Panama Capron, E[lisha] S. Capron's History of California 1854 1854 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
Current absentee: $250
(1 bid)
139 Life on the Plains and among the Diggings; Being the Scenes and Adventures of an Overland Journey to California: with particular Incidents of the Route, Mistakes and Sufferings of the Emigrants, the Indian Tribes, the Present and the Future of the Great West Delano, Alonzo Alonzo Delano Life on the Plains 1854 1854 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $500
(3 bids)
370 Eldorado, or, Adventures in the Path of Empire: Comprising a Voyage to California, Via Panama; Life in San Francisco and Monterey; Pictures of the Gold Region, and Experiences of Mexican Travel. Taylor, Bayard Bayard Taylor's El Dorado, 4th edition 1854 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
419 Official Map of the City of Sacramento, California. Compiled from actual surveys by W.S. Watson, Civil Engineer Watson, W. S. (California - Sacramento) Rare wall map of Sacramento 1854 1854 $2,000 - $3,000
Starting bid:
$1,000
192 Our Countrymen: or Brief Memoirs of Eminent Americans Lossing, Benson Lossing's Our Countrymen, 1855 1855 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
338 The Manifesto, Which the General of the Brigade, Don Jose Figueroa, Commandant-General and Political Chief of U. California, Makes to the Mexican Republic, in Regard to His Conduct and That of the Snrs. D. Jose Maria de Hijars and D. Jose Maria Padres as Directors of Colonization in 1833 and 1834 Figueroa, Don Jose Don Jose Figueroa The Manfesto 1855 1855 $3,000 - $5,000
Starting bid:
$1,500
Current absentee: $1,500
(2 bids)
351 Mountains and Molehills, or Recollections of a Burnt Journal Marryat, Frank Marryat's Mountains & Molehills with lithographs 1855 $800 - $1,200
Starting bid:
$400
367 The Annals of San Francisco; Containing a Summary of the History of the First Discovery, Settlement, Progress, and Present Condition of California... Soulé, Frank, John H. Gihon and James Nisbet Annals of San Francisco, 1855 1855 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
222 Reports of Explorations and Surveys, to Ascertain the Most Practicable and Economical Route for A Railroad from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Made Under the Direction of the Secretary of War, in 1853-54... (Pacific Railroad Reports) Full set of Pacific Railroad Reports 1855-1860 $2,000 - $3,000
Starting bid:
$1,000
Current absentee: $1,000
(1 bid)
122 California Digest; Being a Digest of Decisions of the Supreme Court of the State of California Crocker, E.B. Crocker's Decisions of the Supreme Court of CA 1856 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
144 A True and Minute History of the Assassination of James King of Wm. at San Francisco, Cal. Also, Remarks on the Press concerning the Outrage; an Account of the Formation and Actions of the Vigilance Committee; Meetings and Resolutions of the Citizens of Sacramento, Marysville and Stockton; Funeral Ceremonies of Mr. King…and the Execution of Casey and Cora Fargo, Frank F., compiler Frank Fargo, Assassination James King, SF, 1856 1856 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
Current absentee: $425
(2 bids)
481 The Life of Rev. John Clark Hall, Rev. B. M Native American missions in Wisconsin, Texas 1856 1856 $10 - $100
Starting bid:
$10
Current absentee: $10
(1 bid)
260 The United State vs. Jose Y. Limantour (spine title - three documents bound together) (San Francisco - Limantour claim) Jose Limantour claims San Francisco land 1856-1858 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
7 A Report of the Decision of the Supreme Court . . . in the Case of Dred Scott versus John F. A. Sanford Howard, Benjamin C. (African-American, 1857) Dred Scott v. Sandford, 1857 1857 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
141 Report on the United States and Mexican Boundary Survey, Made Under the Direction of the Secretary of the Interior Emory, William H. US & Mexican boundary survey H.R. issue 1857-59 1857 $700 - $1,000
Starting bid:
$350
353 Narrative of Edward McGowan, Including a Full Account of the Author's Adventures and Perils, While Persecuted by the San Francisco Vigilance Committee of 1856 McGowan, Edward Narrative of Edward McGowan 1st Edition 1857 1857 $3,000 - $5,000
Starting bid:
$1,500
Current absentee: $1,500
(1 bid)
80 District Court of the United States, Northern District of California. Opinion Delivered by His Honor Ogden Hoffman, U.S. District Judge in the Cases of Jose Y. Limantour, Nos. 424 and 429 Claiming Four Leagues of Land in San Francisco County, and Adjacent Islands. Torre, O. Della and E.M. Stanton (California - San Francisco) Jose Limantour claims San Francisco land 1858 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $190
(2 bids)
196 The Prairie Traveler. A Hand-Book for Overland Expeditions. With Maps Illustrations, and Itineraries of the Principal Routes Between the Mississippi and the Pacific Marcy, Randolph B. Early handbook for overland expedition 1859 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
381 Colton's Illustrated Cabinet Atlas and Descriptive Geography Colton, George Woolworth Colton Cabinet Atlas 1859 1859 $1,500 - $2,500
Starting bid:
$750
Current absentee: $750
(1 bid)
30 Wagon Road - Fort Smith to Colorado River Beale, Edward F. Wagon Road---Fort Smith to Colorado River 1860 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $110
(2 bids)
166 Cosmos: A Sketch of a Physical Description of the Universe. Humboldt, Alexander Von Alexander Von Humboldt - Cosmos, 1860 1860 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $120
(2 bids)
344 The Adventures of James Capen Adams, Mountaineer and Grizzly Bear Hunter, of California Hittell, Theodore H. The Adventures of James Capen Adams 1860 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
388 School Atlas of General and Descriptive Geography: exhibiting the actual and comparative extent of all the countries in the world, with their present political divisions, founded on the most recent discoveries and rectifications Johnston, Alexander Keith Johnston's Atlas of General and Descriptive Geography 1860 1860 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
85 Five works concerning the New Almaden Mines (California - Santa Clara County) Five works concerning the New Almaden Mines 1860-1874 1860-1874 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
169 Scenes of Wonder and Curiosity in California...including the Mammoth Trees of Calaveras; the Caves and Natural Bridges of Calaveras; the Yo-Semite Valley; the Mammoth Trees of Mariposa and Frezno; Mount Shasta; the Quicksilver Mines of New Almaden and Henriquita; the Farallon Islands; The Geyser Springs...etc Hutchings, James M. Scenes of Wonder and Curiosity in California, 1861 1861 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
71 Sacramento Daily Union - January-June 1862 (California - Sacramento) Sacramento Daily Union - Jan-Jun 1862 1862 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
346 Reports of Land Cases Determined in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California. June Term, 1853 to June Term, 1858, Inclusive. Vol. I (all published). Hoffman, Ogden Judge Hoffman on California Land Cases 1862 1862 $3,000 - $5,000
Starting bid:
$1,500
Current absentee: $3,750
(3 bids)
492 Scenes of Wonder and Curiosity in California…including the Mammoth Trees of Calaveras; the Caves and Natural Bridges of Calaveras; the Yo-Semite Valley; the Mammoth Trees of Mariposa and Frezno; Mount Shasta; the Quicksilver Mines of New Almaden and Henriquita; the Farallone Islands… Hutchings, James Mason Scenes of Wonder and Curiosity in California 1862 $10 - $100
Starting bid:
$10
Current absentee: $130
(7 bids)
38 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
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
396 Report of the Superintendent of the Coast Survey, Showing the Progress of the Survey During the Year 1862 U.S. Coast Survey Civil War-era US coastal survey 1864 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
210 Miners and Travelers' Guide to Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, and Colorado. Via the Missouri and Columbia Rivers. Accompanied by a General Map of the Mineral Region of the Northern Sections of the Rocky Mountains Mullan, John Mullan's Miners Guide with map 1865 1865 $2,000 - $3,000
Starting bid:
$1,000
Current absentee: $2,250
(3 bids)
240 Lithographed Declaration of Independence in calligraphy that forms a portrait of George Washington, with a border of 36 state seals Pratt, William H., designer (Presidents, 1789) Declaration of Independence bust of Washington 1865 1865 $5,000 - $8,000
Starting bid:
$2,500
Current absentee: $2,500
(1 bid)
279 Letter of recommendation for former chief signal officer William S. Andrews by Alfred H. Terry (Terry, Alfred H.) Signed letter of recommendation, Alfred H. Terry 1865 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
391 Mitchell's New Reference Atlas for the use of Colleges, Libraries, Families, and Counting Houses, in a Series of Fifty-Six Copperplate Maps, Exhibiting the Several Countries, Empire, Kingdoms, and States in the Modern and Ancient World. Compiled from the Latest Authorities Mitchell, Samuel Augustus Mitchell's New Reference Atlas 1865 1865 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
Current absentee: $250
(1 bid)
289 Sacramento Daily Union - January-June 1866 (Twain, Mark) Sacramento Daily Union - with 13 Letters from Mark Twain 1866 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
Current absentee: $750
(2 bids)
334 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. The Colonial History of San Francisco 1866 1866 $2,000 - $3,000
Starting bid:
$1,000