Lot 15 of 413:
Photographs of lumbering in California  

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Current absentee: $170 (2 bids)

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$300 - $500

Starting:
$150

Title:
California Sugar & White Pine Company: Wholesalers of California sugar pine, California white pine, Arizona white pine, doors, sash, mouldings, lath, incense cedar pencil slats

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Place:
San Francisco

Publisher:
California Sugar and White Pine Co. (Union Lithograph Co.)

Date:
[c.1912]

Description:

Title leaf + 56 pp. of screened gravure reproductions of photographs + [1] p. with printer's slug. 30.3x22.8 cm (11¾x9"), two-tone flexible cloth lettered & decorated in gilt. 

Scarce promotional piece for the wood products company, with photographs of cutting trees, processing lumber in various plants, finished lumber and products. OCLC/WorldCat lists only four copies, at the California State Library, Yale University, the National Agriculture Library, and the Huntington Library.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Moderate soiling to covers, else very good.


 
Item number:
318698
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