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Book of Records for early Petaluma school  

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Book of Records of San Antonio School District


[Petaluma, CA]




64 manuscript pp. record with additional two page manuscript list of trustees at rear. Several blank leaves. (small quarto) 18.8x15.5 cm (7¼x6½"), quarter leather over marbled boards, spine ruled in gilt. 

Original handwritten "Book of Records" that documents the formation and establishment of the San Antonio School District in Petaluma, CA. The record cites the election of named individuals to the Board of Trustees and outlines the construction and operation of the San Antonio School in the year 1866 with the hiring of a teacher. The record covers years 1866-1889. 

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Chip at head of spine with rubbing and vertical creasing, rubbing to edges, corners and marbled paper, a few stains; minor splits at hinge extremities, a bit of soiling to endpapers, only hints of foxing and toning; very good.

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