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1 Historie naturael en morael van de Westersche Indien. Waer inne ghehandelt wort van de merckelijckste dinghen des hemels, elementen, metalen, planten ende gedierten van dien: Als oock de manieren, ceremonien, wetten, regeeringen, ende oorlogen der Indianen Acosta, José de Acosta on South America & Natives 1624 1624 $800 - $1,200
Starting bid:
$400
2 Reference collection of 6 books and booklets about African-American art, prints and photographs. (African American - Art, Photography) Six volumes on African-American art and photographs 1964-2005 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
3 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 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
4 Nine vintage photographs documenting a visit of Dr. Martin Luther King to the Prince Hall Masonic and O.E.S. Home in Rock Island, IL during the Great Mississippi River Flood and documenting Rock Island marchers on Memphis days after the assassination of Dr. King (African American - Martin Luther King, Jr) African-American masonry in support of Dr. King 1965; 1968 $1,500 - $2,500
Starting bid:
$750
5 American Negro Slave Revolts Aptheker, Herbert (African American) 1945 history of African-American slave revolts 1945 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
6 The New Cab Calloway's Cat-ologue - Cab Calloway's famous 1939 jazz 'Jive Dictionary' Calloway, Cab (African American) Classic 1939 Black Jazz ‘Dictionary’ 1939 $700 - $1,000
Starting bid:
$350
7 Headquarters District Of New Mexico, In The Field, Pagosa Springs, Colorado, July 29, 1881 Special Field Orders, No. 18 (African American) Instructions for men in a Buffalo soldier regiment 1881 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
8 Here’s A Five Reel Western Featuring a Colored Star of International Fame - Bill Pickett (African American) Starring Bill Pickett, inventor of Bull-Dogging ca. 1922 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
9 Horace Mann’s Letters On The Extension Of Slavery Into California And New Mexico; And On The Duty Of Congress To provide The Trial By Jury For Alleged Fugitive Slaves Mann, Horace (African American) Extension of slavery in California and New Mexico? 1850 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
10 Gold Hunting in Alaska Grinnell, Joseph (Alaska) Gold Hunting in Alaska as told by Joe Grinnell, [1901] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
11 Nine original newspapers/leaflets produced aboard the SS Spokane during an Alaska trip (Alaska) Passage to Alaska, 1908 Aug. 16-Aug. 26, 1908 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
12 Magnificent Desolation: Images from the Apollo 11 Lunar Mission with the Words of Astronaut Buzz Aldrin Aldrin, Buzz Deluxe Printing, Photos of the Apollo 11 mission signed by Buzz Aldrin 2009 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
13 The Western Fire Fighter's Manual, Chapters I-VIII Allen, E.T. et al The Western Fire Fighter's Manual scarce [c.1920s-1930s] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
14 Homes Beautiful. Art Stone Decorations For The Home And The Garden (Architecture) 1920s stone decorations for the home 1927 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
15 Coronado's Children: Tales of Lost Mines & Buried Treasures of the Southwest Dobie, J. Frank (Arion Press) Printed by Arion Press for Neiman Marcus 1980 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
16 Northern Yavapai County: In the Heart of Rich Farm & Rangeland (panel title) McLaughlin, Nelson & Carl Rees (Arizona) Pictorial cartoon map of northern Yavapai County, Arizona c.1955 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
17 Endless Horizons Bush, Vannevar (Atomic Bomb – Artificial Intelligence) Landmark WWII scientific and information tech writings March 1946 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
18 Pieces of the Action Bush, Vannevar (Atomic Bomb) WWII science czar Vannevar Bush Inscribed memoir 1970 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
19 Four Imprints by Atomic Bomb Scientists Oppenheimer, J. Robert; and I. I. Rabi (Atomic Bomb) Atomic Bomb scientists Oppenheimer and Rabi imprints 1945-1964 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
20 The Land of Little Rain Austin, Mary Mary Austin's Land of Little Rain [1903] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
21 Three binders of vintage automobile manuals, car advertising, magazines, racing programs and other automobile ephemera from the collection of Albert Neiman (Automobiles) Three binders of midcentury automobilia Various dates $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
22 Nine Photographs from the 1890 Survey of the West Coast of Lower California by officers of the U.S.S. Ranger Lowry, Oswin W., Lieut., photographer (Baja California) 1890 survey of the California coast photographs c. 1890 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
23 Color photograph signed by five members of the Cincinnati Reds "Big Red Machine" (Baseball) Signed by Cincinnati's Big Red Machine No date $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
24 America's National Game: Historical Facts...Evolution, Development and Popularity of Base Ball with Personal Reminiscences of its Vicissitudes, its Victories and its Votaries Spalding, Albert G. (Baseball) Spalding, America's National Game 1911 1911 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
25 American Biography: or, an Historical Account of Those Persons who have been Distinguished in America, as Adventurers, Statesmen, Philosophers, Divines, Warriors, Authors, and other Remarkable Characters. Comprehending a Recital of the Events connected with their Lives and Actions Belknap, Jeremy Belknap's American Biography 1794 & 1798 1794 & 1798 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
26 Fighting the Traffic in Young Girls, or, War on the White Slave Trade Bell, Ernest A. Trafficking expose from early 20th-century [ca. 1911] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
27 Gen. Bidwell’s Letter Of Acceptance Bidwell, John Bidwell accepts nomination to run for POTUS 1892 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
28 Billy The Kid, The Everlasting Success. With a Company Of Metropolitan Artists (Billy the Kid) Advertising the successful "Billy the Kid" play, 1907 [1907] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
29 The Battle of the Standards: Labor, Capital, Gold and Silver. Birch, Shannon Book arguing on behalf of bimetallism, 1896 [1896] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
30 Broncho John: Life and Adventures of a Cowboy Broncho John (pseud. of John H. Sullivan) Adventures of a Cowboy 1888 scarce 1888 $800 - $1,200
Starting bid:
$400
31 “Kit Carson, The Rob Roy of the Rocky Mountains,” Supplement to the Hartford Courant Brown, D.L. 1846 printing of the 1838 account of Kit Carson December 12, 1846 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
32 The Tall Tree Tattler C.C.C. Camp F-30 [&] ...C.C.C. CO. 1905 (California - Civilian Conservation Corps) Civilian Conservation Corps newsletters Dec. 25, 1935 & June 25, 1936 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
33 Suburban Homes in the Orange Belt: Town of Decoto, Alameda Co. Cal. (California - Decoto, Alameda County) Decoto, Cal., brochure with bird's-eye view, 1907 1907 $2,000 - $3,000
Starting bid:
$1,000
34 History of Del Norte County, California with a Business Directory and Traveler's Guide Bledsoe, A. J. (California - Del Norte County) History of Del Norte County 1881 rare 1881 $2,000 - $3,000
Starting bid:
$1,000
35 Ornate certificate presented to a Fireman's Fund Insurance Company agent for 25 years of service (California - Fireman's Fund) 25 years a Fireman's Fund insurance agent January 25, 1934 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
36 Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury transmitting the report of Samuel Purdy, special agent of the Treasury Department (caption title) Purdy, Samuel (California - Internal Revenue Fraud) Illicit alcohol in California, 1869 report 1869 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
37 Facts in the Case: They will be carefully weighed in considering the proposed Alien Land Initiative Law (California - Japanese) Anti-Alien Land Initiative in California, 1920 1920 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
38 An Appeal to Justice: The Injustice of the Proposed Initiative Measure Shima, George (California - Japanese) Initiative to curtail Japanese land ownership in California c.1920 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
39 Mr. Vanderlip's Message: An address by Frank A. Vanderlip before the members of the San Francisco Commercial Club and San Francisco Chamber of Commerce, June 2, 1920 Vanderlip, Frank A. (California - Japanese) Address on Japanese-American relations, 1920 1920 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
40 Vintage Deputy Sheriff badge for Marin County, California (California - Marin County) Marin County deputy sheriff badge c.1920s $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
41 Reward poster offering $700 for the arrest and conviction of one Frank Revada, wanted for murder Hays, M.P. (California - Mono County) Wanted for murder in Mono County 1892 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
42 Nelson Manor: Situated on the San Francisco Highway at Mountain View, Calif., 52 Minutes to San Francisco Nelson, Jasper M. (California - Mountain View) Subdivision for sale in Mountain View, Cal., c.1920 c.1920 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
43 Early Fruit Land for Sale... situated in easer Contra Costa County on the new Valley Railroad at Oakley Station... O'Hara, Jas. (California - Oakley) Early Oakley CA real estate broadside c.1900 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
44 History of Orange County, California Pleasants, Mrs. J. E. (California - Orange County) History of Orange County California, 1931 1931 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
45 Pacific Grove California Steele, James King (California - Pacific Grove) With bird's-eye view of Pacific Grove, Calif. 1907 $800 - $1,200
Starting bid:
$400
46 A Handful of Paradise (cover title) (California - Paradise) Promotional booklet for Paradise, CA [c. 1950's] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
47 A Peek at Paradise. Paradise Chamber of Commerce, Butte County, California (California - Paradise) Paradise, Calif., brochure with map, c.1955 c.1955 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
48 Richmond-San Rafael Auto Ferry: Shortest Route to East Bay and Valley Points (California - Richmond-San Rafael Auto Ferry) Wartime Richmond-San Rafael auto ferry placard 1941 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
49 Hotel Florence, San Diego, California. Stuart Kennedy, Manager (wrapper title) (California - San Diego) Hotel Florence in San Diego, 1890 brochure c.1890 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
50 Three views of the wreckage. San Francisco, 1906 Altmayer, Leo G. (California - San Francisco Earthquake) Three views of the SF Earthquake aftermath 1906 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
51 The Call Chronicle Examiner (California - San Francisco Earthquake) 3 Bay Area newspapers in one post earthquake edition April 19, 1906 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
52 Ruins of San Francisco, Nob Hill in foreground, from Lawrence Captive Airship, 1500 feet elevation, May 29, 1906 Lawrence, George R. (California - San Francisco Earthquake) Panorama of San Francisco after the earthquake 1906 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
53 An act concerning the city of San Francisco and to ratify and confirm certain ordinances of the Common Council of said city (California - San Francisco) Settling land titles in San Francisco, 1858 1858 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
54 Glass plate negative view of the Cliff House as seen from Sutro Heights [Anonymous] (California - San Francisco) Glass plate negative view of the Cliff House [c. 1900] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
55 Hotel Sir Francis Drake, San Francisco: Guests' Information Book and Shoppers' Guide (California - San Francisco) First Francis Drake Hotel guest info book, 1928 [1928] $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
Current absentee: $250
(1 bid)
56 Report of Harbor and Shipping Committee of the Board of Trustees of the Chamber of Commerce of San Francisco upon utility of Panama route for freight transportation between San Francisco and the Atlantic states (California - San Francisco) S.F. freight across Panama via railroad, 1907 1907 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
57 San Francisco International Book Fair poster - 4 copies (California - San Francisco) SF international Book Fair poster - 4 copies No date $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
58 Souvenir Program: Nelson A. Miles Camp No. 10, United Spanish War Veterans, San Francisco, California. Majestic Theatre, April 17th, 1906 (California - San Francisco) Event in San Francisco on eve of 1906 earthquake 1906 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
59 "To Let" sign for property owned by Adolph Sutro (California - San Francisco) Room for rent by Adolph Sutro c.1855-1860 $1,500 - $2,500
Starting bid:
$750
60 The Whittier Coburn Company Illustrated Journal (California - San Francisco) Whittier Coburn Co. journal 1900 December 1900 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
61 Guests' Guide and Shopping List: Where to go, what to see, where to shop in Santa Barbara, California. Compiled by California Directory Association (California - Santa Barbara) Scarce tourists' guide to Santa Barbara [1921] $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
62 Motor Map of California... El Paso to Long Beach: Make Venetian Square Your California Home... (California - Southern) Rare route map Memphis to Long Beach 1932 1932 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
63 Ledger book from Austin Brothers Hardware from Stockton, CA (California - Stockton) Ledger book for Austin Brothers hardware [1900] $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
64 Two promotional brochures for Tehama County, northern California (California - Tehama County) Two scarce Tehama CA brochures, 1 with color relief map [1915 & 1919] $800 - $1,200
Starting bid:
$400
65 Photograph of the Valley Hunt Club's entry in the Tournament of Roses (California - Tournament of Roses) Early Tournament of Roses parade photograph [c. 1890's] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
66 Yosemite: Wawona route. Via Mariposa Big Trees, Inspiration Point and Glacier Point Harkenius, J. C. (California - Yosemite) Rare Yosemite brochure with 3 maps 1904 $1,200 - $1,800
Starting bid:
$600
67 “Extracts from a Letter from Dr. J. G. Candee, late of Harwinton, to Anson Hungerford, Esq., May 17, 1850.” Supplement to the Courant Candee, Dr. J. G. (California Gold Rush) Overland to the California Through the Southwest September 14, 1850 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
68 Memorandum of Gold Bullion Deposited at the Mint of the United States at Philadelphia (California Gold Rush) California Gold Rush deposit receipt for $49,000 October 12, 1849 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
69 Memorandum of Gold Bullion Deposited at the Mint of the United States at Philadelphia (California Gold Rush) California gold deposit receipt for 24 ounces of gold 1852 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
70 In the Senate of the United States. June 14, 1860... Mr. Hale made the following report. (To accompany Bill S. 507.) The Committee on Post Offices and Post Roads, to whom was referred the memorial of the California Stage Company, asking compensation for extra services rendered on thirteen routes in California ... Hale, John P. (California Stage Company) California Stage Co. asks for govt. money, 1860 1860 $800 - $1,200
Starting bid:
$400
71 Act of Congress Creating the Office of Shipping Commissioner (California) Shipping commissioner comes to California [1872] $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
72 Angelus: 300 Distinctive Homes. 4th Volume (California) Catalog of Los Angeles home plans 1928 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
73 Bell’s Real Estate Bulletin and Santa Clara County Guide. San Jose, California (California) Newspaper promoting San Jose and surroundings 1883 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
74 By-Laws Of The Blue Ledge Gold and Silver Quartz Mining Company (California) Nevada County CA silver quartz mine by-laws 1863 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
75 The Director: A Pacific Coast Auto-Roads, Hotel & Amusement Guide Chase, J. Munsell, editor (California) Scarce 1918 California guidebook August, 1918 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
76 Directory Of Palo Alto (California) 1904 Palo Alto Directory 1904 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
77 The Great Monopoly. Objections to the Parsons' Bulkhead Bill; (Senate bill, no. 167.) By those who will suffer by it (California) Plan to monopolize San Francisco Waterfront 1860 1860 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
78 Two invitations for events in Stockton, California in 1870s (California) Invitations to Stockton CA social events in 1870s 1876-78 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
79 Two Invitations to California Stockton Guard Events (California) 1870s invitations to California Stockton Guard events 1875-1878 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
80 U. S. Mail Line For California, Via Panama Railroad. [verso]: Old Established Line To California! (California) Handbill advertisement for steamship to California Gold Rush c. 1850 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
81 My Trip to California in ’49 Carstarphen, J. E. Missourian recounts 1849 trip to California 1914 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
82 An account of the first voyages and discoveries made by the Spaniards in America. Containing the most exact relation hitherto publish'd of their unparallel'd cruelties on the Indians, in the destruction of above forty millions of people. With the propositions offer'd to the King of Spain to prevent the further ruin of the West-Indies... Casas, Bartolomé de las 1699 account of Spanish barbarism in New World 1699 $5,000 - $8,000
Starting bid:
$2,500
83 Three Letters from Russell & Bradley, Stock-Raisers (Cattle) Letters describing cattle ranch for sale 1885 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
84 Maine: Her Place in History; Address Delivered at the Centennial Exhibition, Philadelphia, Nov. 4, 1976, and in Convention of the Legislature of Maine, February 6, 1877 Chamberlain, Joshua Lawrence By the Hero of Little Roundtop 1877 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
85 1966 San Francisco Chinatown Business Directory (Chinese - San Francisco) Directory of San Francisco's Chinatown 1966 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
Current absentee: $250
(1 bid)
86 Col. W. F. Cody “Buffalo Bill” Cabinet Card (Cody, William F. "Buffalo Bill") c. 1890s cabinet card of Buffalo Bill Cody 1890s? $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
87 William F. Cody “Buffalo Bill” (Cody, William F. "Buffalo Bill") William F. Cody “Buffalo Bill” Photo Lithograph n.d. $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
88 The Story of Estes Park...and...A Guide Book Mills, Enos A. (Colorado - Estes Park) Story of Estes Park...and..A Guide Book, 1905 1905 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
89 Charter of the City and County of Denver. Framed by the Second Charter Convention February 6, 1904. By Authority of Article XX of the Constitution. To Be Voted on March 29, 1904. (Colorado) Signed Charter of Denver 1904 1904 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
90 Colorado Business Directory And Annual Register For 1877 (Colorado) 1877 Colorado Business Directory 1877 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
91 Colorado State Business Directory with Colorado Mining Directory and Colorado Livestock Directory Departments, 1879 (Colorado) Colorado State Directory for 1879 1879 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
92 Denver-Laramie Realty Company: Owners of Welby, Wattenberg, Fort St. Vrain and Milliken townsites, and garden tracts and farming lands along the line of The Denver, Laramie & Northwestern Railway (Colorado) Lot price lists and plat maps for Colorado towns, c. 1909 c.1909 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
93 Milliken: The Town Beautiful On The Line of The Denver, Laramie & Northwestern Railway. In the Heart of the Sugar Beet and Truck Garden Section of Northern Colorado (Colorado) With photographs of c. 1909 Milliken, Colorado c. 1909 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
94 News-Extra (Colorado) 1864 news from the Colorado Territory Aug 22, 1864 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
95 Proceedings Of The Grand Lodge Of The Most Ancient And Honorable Fraternity Of Free And Accepted Masons Of Colorado (Colorado) Proceedings of Colorado's Free Masons 1862 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
96 Silver World Supplement. GOLD! (Colorado) Gold discovered in Colorado [1880] $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
97 The Strangest Story Ever Told Colp, Harry D. The Strangest Story Ever Told 1st ed [1953] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
98 Four manuscript Mexican cookbooks (Cookery - Mexican) Four manuscript Mexican cookbooks [c.1930] $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
99 Diccionario de Cocina, ó El Nuevo Cocinero Mexicano en Forma de Diccionario Galván Rivera, Mariano (Cookery - Mexican) Mexican cooking dictionary 1845 1845 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
100 Sierra Sanctum: Written Reveries of a Cliff Man - (cover title) Corlieu, Clifford Corlieu's Sierra Sanctum inscribed 1926 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250