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46 Archive relating to an imposter grandson of Johann Sutter, pioneer California landowner (California - Johann Sutter) "Imposter" grandson of J.A. Sutter 1927 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
32 The Hundredth Book: A Bibliography of the Publications of the Book Club of California & A History of the Club Magee, David and Robert D. Harlan (Book Club of California) 100th book of Book Club of California 1958 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
194 Album of 105 Albumen Prints from the Louisiana Purchase Exposition (Louisiana Purchase Exposition) 105 Prints from St. Louis World's Fair 1904 $800 - $1,200
Starting bid:
$400
175 Eighteen signed photographs of American actresses (Hollywood) 18 signed photographs of American actresses 1930s-40s [c.1930s-40s] $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
2 The Art of Embossing (Advertisements) 1900 Sampler for Embossed Chromotypes [ca. 1900] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
136 The Commonwealth Club of California. Organized in San Francisco, April, 1903 (Commonwealth Club) 1903 Constitution of CA Commonwealth Club 1903 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
375 Saba Schiffsbilder Mit Spezialflaggen II. Folge. (Trading Cards) 1930s German tobacco cards featuring ships c.1930 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
14 Collection of 19th century maps and tourist souvenir books (Americana) 19th c. tourist view books Various dates $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
Current absentee: $225
(2 bids)
157 Place Names of the High Sierra Farquhar, Francis P. 2 editions of Farquhar's Place Names of the High Sierra 1926 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
187 Two volumes on Travel in the American West Kent, Henry Brainard & Stanley Wood 2 Western American Travel Guides, 1890-1904 1890-1904 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
68 Twenty panoramic and birdseye views of the aftermath of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake (California - San Francisco Earthquake) 20 panoramics of 1906 San Francisco 1906 $1,500 - $2,500
Starting bid:
$750
152 Two Thousand Miles on an Automobile: Being a Desultory Narrative of a Trip Through New England, New York, Canada, and The West by "Chauffeur" [Eddy, Arthur Jerome] 2000 Mile N. American Road-trip in 1902 1902 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
338 Collection of photographs of post-World War II Jewish Displaced Persons camp (Displaced Persons) 23 original photographs of post-WWII DP camps 1946-1947 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
123 Debates and Proceedings of the Constitutional Convention of the State of California, convened at the city of Sacramento, Saturday, September 28, 1878 Willis, E.B. and P.K. Stockton, stenographers (California) 2nd Constitutional Convention of California 1880 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $140
(2 bids)
237 Natural History of New-York (New York - Natural History) 4 volumes of Natural History of New York 1843 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
291 Report of the Commissioners and Evidence Taken by the Committee on Mines and Mining of the House of Representatives of the United States, in Regard to the Sutro Tunnel, together with the Arguments. (Sutro Tunnel) 42nd Senate Doc #15 on Sutro Tunnel 1872 1872 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
31 Anza's California Expeditions Bolton, Herbert Eugene 5 vol. Anza's CA expedition 1930 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $300
(2 bids)
197 Six Illustrated Souvenir Books from the Louisiana Purchase Exposition (Louisiana Purchase Exposition) 6 Photo albums from St. Louis World's Fair 1904 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
24 Six photographs of Ethel Barrymore (Barrymore, Ethel) 6 photographs of Ethel Barrymore, 1 signed Various dates $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
316 Eight titles from the Argonaut Press (Argonaut Press) 8 Titles on Voyages and Exploration from Argonaut Press Various dates $800 - $1,200
Starting bid:
$400
113 A History of California and an Extended History of Its Southern Coast Counties Guinn, J.M. (California) A History of California by JM Guinn 1907 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
357 A Ramble Round the World Hubner, M. le Baron de A Ramble Round the World in 1871 1874 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
186 A Stroll Though the Diggings of California Kelly, William A Stroll Though the Diggings of California 1852 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
1 Message from the President... Communicating a report of an expedition led by Lieutenant Abert, on the upper Arkansas and through the country of the Comanche Indians, in the fall of the year 1845 Abert, James William Abert in Comanche country with map 1846 1846 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$800
127 Illustrated History of Wild Animals and Other Curiosities Contained in P.T. Barnum's Great Traveling World's Fair, Museum, Menagerie, Polytechnic Institute, and International Zoological Garden Crum, William C. (Circuses) Ad pamphlet for P.T. Barnum's Fair 1873 1873 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
180 Adventures of Captain Bonneville, or Scenes Beyond the Rocky Mountains of the Far West Irving, Washington Adventures of Captain Bonneville 1st Edition 1837 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
Current absentee: $250
(1 bid)
389 Map of the Pioneer Kennedy Mining Claims, Jackson MG District, Amador County California (California - Amador County)) Amador Gold Claim Dispute Map 1902 [ca. 1902] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
329 America in the China Relief Expedition Daggett, Aaron Simon (China) America's Role in the Battle of Peking 1903 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
317 China Through the American Window Arnold, Julean American economic work on China 1932 1932 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
201 Andele Or The Mexican Kiowa Captive A Story of Real Life Among the Indians - inscribed presentation copy Methvin, Rev. J.J. Andele Or The Mexican Kiowa Captive - presentation copy 1899 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
226 Three items relating to the Anita Mining Company (Mexico) Anita Mining Co. in Mexico c.1900? $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
424 Detail Land Map showing property of Antelope Valley Land and Cattle Co. in Mason Valley Lyon County Nevada. Scale 2 inches to mile (Nevada - Lyon County) Antelope Valley Land Co., Lyon County Nevada 1927 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
314 Analyse Géographique de l'Italie, dédicée à Monseigneur le Duc d'Orleans, premier Prince du Sang Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d' Anville analyzes Italy's geography, 1744 1744 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
255 Around the World with General Grant Young, John Russell (Presidents, 1869) Around the World with General Ulysses S. Grant [1879] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
437 Atlas. Narrative of the United States Exploring Expedition. During the Years of 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842 Wilkes, Charles Atlas Volume to Wilkes Report 1845 1845 $700 - $1,000
Starting bid:
$350
Current absentee: $475
(2 bids)
221 Prisión de Zavala y Cómplices por nueva conspiración (Mexico) Attack on future vice president of Texas Republic 1830 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
381 Putorius Negripes, Black Footed Ferret, Natural Size Audubon, John [Woodhouse]. (Audubon, John James) Audubon hand-colored litho, black footed ferret 1846 $1,500 - $2,500
Starting bid:
$750
382 Mus Decumanus, Brown, or Norway Rat. Male, Female & Young. Natural Size Audubon, John James Audubon hand-colored litho, Norway Rat 1845 $1,500 - $2,500
Starting bid:
$750
383 Road Maps: Los Angeles, Calif. to Phoenix and Tucson, Arizona (wrapper title) (Automobile Route Maps) Auto route book for Los Angeles to Arizona [1947] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
384 Road Maps: Los Angeles, Calif. to Reno, Nevada via Bishop, California. Mileage via Bishop and Bridgeport 471; Bishop and Fallon 565 (wrapper title) (Automobile Route Maps) Auto route book for Los Angeles to Reno [1949] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
413 Scenic Auto Trips Radiating from the Pikes Peak Region: Colorado Springs and Manitou, Colorado (panel title) (Colorado) Auto trips around Pikes Peak c.1920's $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
276 Up to Now: An Autobiography Smith, Alfred E. Autobiography of Alfred E. Smith, signed 1929 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
277 A History and Description of the Baltimore and Ohio Rail Road [Smith, William Prescott] Baltimore and Ohio Rail Road, 1853 1853 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
391 Map of Banning California Compiled and Drawn for the Banning Chamber of Commerce Davidson, J.F. (California - Banning) Banning, Cal. - earliest known map 1945 1945 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
198 History of the American Baptist African and Haytien Missions. For the use of Sabbath schools. McCoy, Isaac Baptist Missions to Africa & Haiti, 1831 1831 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
23 Baja California, 1535-1956 [and] Baja California II, 1535-1964: A bibliography of Historical, Geographical and Scientific Literature relating to the Peninsula of Baja California and to the Adjacent Islands in the Gulf of California and the Pacific Ocean, Including a Chronological Index to Books I and II Barrett, Ellen C. Barrett's Baja California signed limited 1 of 50 sets 1957; 1967 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
297 Battles of America By Sea and Land with Biographies of Naval and Military Commanders Tomes, Robert Battles of America w/steel engravings 1878 [1878] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
295 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's El Dorado, 2nd Edition 1850 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $160
(2 bids)
25 An Account of a Visit to California 1826-'27 Beechey, Frederick William Beechey's Visit to California in 1826-27 [1941] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
319 Narrative of a Voyage to the Pacific and Beering's Strait, to Co-operate with the Polar Expeditions: Performed in His Majesty's Ship Blossom Under the Command of Captain F.W. Beechey, R.N. in the Years 1825, 26, 27, 28 . . . A New Edition Beechey, Captain Frederick W. Beechey's Voyage to Pacific & Beering's Strait 1831 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
Current absentee: $300
(2 bids)
284 Life and Adventures of Buckskin Ben (Ben Stalker): Twenty Years a Cowboy Thirty Years a Showman Stalker, Benjamin M. Ben Stalker autobiography [ca. 1910] $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
26 Drei Jahre in Amerika. 1859-1862 Benjamin, Israel Joseph [Benjamin II] Benjamin II's Travels Across North America 1862 $800 - $1,200
Starting bid:
$400
Current absentee: $400
(1 bid)
144 Beyond the Law Dalton, Emmett Beyond the Law by Emmet Dalton 1918 1918 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
261 My Life Clinton, Bill (Presidents, 1993) Bill Clinton My Life First Edition 1st Printing signed 2004 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
322 An Account of Corsica, the Journal of a Tour to That Island; and Memoirs of Pascal Paoli Boswell, James Boswell's account of Corsica, 1768 1768 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
Current absentee: $325
(2 bids)
385 Texas Bradford, Thomas Gamaliel Bradford's map of independent Texas, 1835 [1835] $1,500 - $2,500
Starting bid:
$750
328 Narrative of the Voyages and Services of the Nemesis, from 1840 to 1843; and of the combined naval and military operations in China: comprising a complete account of the colony of Hong-Kong, and remarks on the character and habits of the Chinese. From the Notes of Commander W.H. Hall, R.N. with personal observations, by W.D. Bernard... Bernard, William Dallas, & William Hutcheon Hall (China) British navy in 1st Opium War 1844 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
219 [Broadside decree issued after defeat at the hands of the Texans, calling for unity among the people, in Spanish] Mozo, José Antonio (Mexico) Broadside after Santa Anna's defeat & capture July 23, 1836 $2,500 - $3,500
Starting bid:
$1,300
227 Importante Decreto. Departamento de Hacienda y Fomento. Ramo de Hacienda. Decreto No. 14. Francisco Villa, Gral. en Jefe de Operaciones del Ejército Convencionista, a los habitantes de la República, hago saber... Villa, Francisco [Pancho] (Mexico) Broadside decree from Pancho Villa 1915 Agosto 9 de 1915 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
43 Fontana Orange Groves (wrapper title) (California - Fontana) Brochure promoting Fontana, Cal., 1915 1915 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
35 Gold Rush: The Journals, Drawings and other Papers of J. Goldsborough Bruff, Captain, Washington City and California Mining Association, April 2, 1849 - July 20, 1851 Bruff, J. Goldsborough Bruff's Gold Rush Journals, Drawings & Papers 1944 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $160
(2 bids)
324 The Chinese Children Next Door Buck, Pearl S. Buck's Chinese Children inscribed in DJ [1942] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
5 Two panoramic photographs of about 60 members of a marching band in an African American regiment in the U.S. Army, with their Buffalo emblem on the bass drum at the front (African American - Buffalo Soldiers) Buffalo Soldiers in marching band, c.1942 c.1942 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
4 Two large press photographs of African American soldiers serving in the U.S. incursion into Mexico led by General John J. "Black Jack" Pershing (African American - Buffalo Soldiers) Buffalo Soldiers serving in Mexican incursion 1916 c.1916 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
264 Seven per Cent First Class Gold Bonds,...Issued by the Burlington, Cedar Rapids & Minnesota Railway Co... (Railways) Burlington, Cedar Rapids & Minnesota rail map [1869] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
325 Travels into Bokhara; being, The Account of a Journey from India, to Cabool, Tartary, and Persia; also, Narrative of a Voyage on the Indus, from the Sea to Lahore Burnes, Alexander Burne's travels to Kabul and Bokhara, 1839 1839 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $325
(4 bids)
386 Atlas: Designed to Illustrate the Geography of the Heavens... Burritt, Elijah H. & Hiram Mattison Burritt's Astronomical Atlas 1859 1856 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
326 The Lake Regions of Central Africa, a Picture of Exploration Burton, Richard F. Burton, The Lake Regions of Central Africa 1860 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
208 Causas y Efectos de la Última Revolución de Mégico (Mexico) Bustamente attacked for not retaking Texas 1841 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
390 Map for the partition of the H.I. Selby 464 Acre tract. San Mateo County, California. Subdivided in March and April, 1919 by Davenport Bromfield C.E. Bromfield, Davenport (California - Atherton) Cadastral map of Selby Tract, Atherton, Cal. 1919 1919 $1,200 - $1,800
Starting bid:
$600
119 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) California and New Mexico, Doc. 17, House ed. 1850 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
Current absentee: $650
(4 bids)
28 California Gold-field Scenes: Selections from Quien Sabe's Gold-field Manuscripts Bigham, Robert W. California Gold-field Scenes, 1866 1886 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
103 California Notes Turrill, Charles B. (California - Yosemite) California Notes, inscribed by the author 1876 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
59 Summary of Operations, California Oil Fields... Annual Report of the Sate Oil and Gas Supervisor issued by California State Mining Bureau (California - Oil) California oil industry, 1919-1936 1919-1936 $5,000 - $8,000
Starting bid:
$2,500
182 California: Romantic and Beautiful James, George Wharton California Romantic & Beautiful, 1st Ed. in colorful binding 1914 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
19 California's Pictorial Letter Sheets, 1849-1869 Baird, Joseph Armstrong, Jr. California's Pictorial Letter Sheets, 1849-1869 1967 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
110 California: Its Products, Resources, Industries, and Attractions. What It Offers the Immigrant, Homeseeker, Investor, and Tourist Daniels, T.G., editor (California) California: What it offers the immigrant, 1904 1904 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
34 Scrapbook recording the career of boxer Frankie Klick, onetime World Jr. Lightweight champion (Boxing) Career of San Francisco boxer Frankie Klick 1927-1931 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
410 Geographical, Statistical, and Historical Map of Mexico Carey & Lee Carey map of Mexico, 1822 1822 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
305 The Pioneer Press of California Wheat, Carl I. Carl Wheat The Pioneer Press of California 1948 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
125 Three Years' Travels Throughout the Interior Parts of North America, for More Than Five Thousand Miles Carver, Jonathan Carver's Three Years' Travels Throughout North America 1813 1813 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
148 In the Court of Appeal... State of California: Cecil B. DeMille Appellant vs. American Federation of Radio Artists, Los Angeles Local... (wrapper title) (DeMille, Cecil B.) Cecil B. DeMille sues radio union 1945 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
184 Champagne and Shoes Johnson, Kenneth M. Champagne and Shoes, 1/76 1962 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $200
(2 bids)
411 China Postal Atlas Showing the Establishments and Postal Routes in Each Province (China) China Postal Atlas 1933 1933 $2,000 - $3,000
Starting bid:
$1,000
388 Where to Live in the East Bay with Map: An Easy Chair Tour of Leading New Home Centers of the Great East Bay (panel title) (California - Alameda County) Choose your home in the East Bay, c.1937 c.1937 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
330 A History of the English-Speaking Peoples Churchill, Winston S. Churchill's English Speaking Peoples' History [1992] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
370 The Life of Lord Viscount Nelson, Duke of Bronté, Ec. Illustrated by Engravings of Its Most Striking and Memorable Incidents Churchill, T.O. (Nelson, Lord) Churchill's illustrated Life of Nelson 1808 1808 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
331 The River War: An Historical Account of the Reconquest of the Soudan Churchill, Winston S. Churchill's the River War First Edition 1899 1899 $1,500 - $2,500
Starting bid:
$750
Current absentee: $750
(1 bid)
234 Album of Celebrated American Indian Chiefs: Authentic Portraits from the Collection in the Department of the Interior at Washington. Allen & Ginter (Native American) Cigarette card booklet of Native Americans [ca. 1880s] $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
20 History of the United States Secret Service Baker, L.C. Civil War History of Secret Service 1867 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
6 General Orders of the War Department, Embracing the Years 1861, 1862 & 1863... Vol II. O'Brien, Thos. M. & Oliver Diefendorf (African American - Emancipation Proclamation) Civil War Orders w/ Emancipation Proclamation 1864 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
253 The Henry H. Clifford Collection Part Three: California Pictorial Letter Sheets Sloan, Dorothy (Pictorial Letter Sheets) Clifford Collection of California Pictorial Letter Sheets 1994 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
133 Messages From the Spirit Planes Colburn, Arthur R. Colburn's Messages from Spirit Planes No. 1 1910 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
33 Collection of 20th century boxing photographs and autographs (Boxing) Collection of early-to-mid 20th century boxiana Various dates $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
196 Glimpses of the Louisiana Purchase Exposition and City of St. Louis (Louisiana Purchase Exposition) Color and tinted views of 1904 World's Fair [1904] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
240 McTeague: A Story of San Francisco Norris, Frank Colt Press Ed. of McTeague by Frank Norris 1941 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
109 First Steamship Pioneers A Committee of the Association, ed. (California) Commemoration of the first steamship to enter the SF Bay [1874] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $225
(2 bids)
172 The Commerce and Industries of the Pacific Coast of North America; comprising the rise, progress, products, present condition, and prospects of the useful arts on the Western side of our continent Hittell, John S. Commerce of Pacific Coast, 1882 1882 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
245 The Blue Book: A Comprehensive Official Souvenir View Book Illustrating the Panama Pacific International Exposition at San Francisco 1915 (Panama-Pacific International Exposition) Comprehensive view book of the PPIE 1915 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $200
(3 bids)
134 Chapters from the Unwritten History of the War Between the States; or, the Incidents in the Life of a Confederate Soldier in Camp, On the March, in the Great Battles, and in Prison Collins, R.M. Confederate soldier narrative of Civil War 1893 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250