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1 Three works of African-American historical, literary and military reference (African-American reference) African-American literary and military reference works 1974-2011 $250 - $350
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2 Black Reconstruction / An Essay Toward A History of the Part Which Black Folk Played in the Attempt to Reconstruct Democracy in America, 1860-1880 Du Bois, W. E. Burghardt (African-American) Black history classic, owned by noted California Black lawyer 1935 $700 - $1,000
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $540
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3 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 $300 - $500
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4 The Negro Student, Volume 1, No. 1, May 1937 (African-American) Rare copy of 1930s Black student journal May 1937 $200 - $300
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5 African-American and Anti-Slavery themes in American poetry (African-American, Anti-slavery poetry) African-Americans and Anti-slavery in American poetry 1971-2005 $200 - $300
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6 Boll Weevil: Recollections of the Trinity & Brazos Valley Railway Allhands, James Lewellyn Trinity & Brazos Valley Railway 1/200 large paper 1946 $200 - $300
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7 The Colonial Period of American History Andrews, Charles M. Andrews' history of colonial America, in dustjackets [1954] $200 - $300
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8 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 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $360
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9 The Mercantile Agency Reference Book (and key) with a list of Banks and Bankers, State Collection Laws, Maps, etc., July, 1913 (Arizona) Credit ratings of Arizona businesses, 1913 1913 $500 - $800
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $300
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10 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
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11 Serving Through Science / The Atomic Age, A Series of Four Radio Talks … on the New York Philharmonic Symphony Program, December 2-23, 1945 Oppenheimer, J. Robert; Hans Bethe, Harold Urey and James Franck. (Atomic Bomb) 1945 Radio speeches by 4 Atomic Bomb scientists, including Oppenheimer 1945 $200 - $300
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12 WITHDRAWN - Canvas backed Duck / Fuligula Vallisneria, No. 61, Plate CCCI from The Birds of America Audubon, John James WITHDRAWN - Audubon, original Havell plate, 1836 1836 $1,000 - $1,500
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13 California: The Land of the Sun Austin, Mary Mary Austin's California: The Land of the Sun [1914] $200 - $300
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14 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 $300 - $500
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15 How I Made Millions; or The Secret of Success Barnum, P.T. A rare Barnum edition, 1884 1884 $1,000 - $1,500
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16 Struggles and Triumphs: or, Forty Years' Recollections Barnum, P.T. Signed with an inscription by P.T. Barnum 1882 $700 - $1,000
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17 Say Hey: The Autobiography of Willie Mays Mays, Willie & Lou Sahadi (Baseball) Say Hey! signed by Willie Mays 1988 $200 - $300
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18 Official Hand-book of the League of American Wheelmen (Bicycling) League of American Wheelmen (Cyclists) official handbook 1890 $300 - $500
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19 Reminiscences of a Ranchman Bronson, Edgar Beecher Beecher's Reminiscences of a Ranchman inscribed 1908 $200 - $300
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20 Some Ideals of Democracy Bruns, Henry Dickson Henry Dickson Bruns Some Ideals of Democracy 1914 $200 - $300
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21 What I saw in California: Being a Journal of a Tour Bryant, Edwin Edwin Bryant, What I saw in California 1848 1848 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $780
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22 What I saw in California: Being a Journal of a Tour Bryant, Edwin What I Saw in California, G. M. Brooke's copy 1849 $1,000 - $1,500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $2,160
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23 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 & New Mexico) Report on California with maps 1850 1850 $1,000 - $1,500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $780
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24 Two items from Bodie, California (California - Bodie) Check and postmark from the town of Bodie, California 1880 & 1942 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $132
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25 "No Shooting. Beware of Arrest" (California - Contra Costa County) Gunpowder in Contra Costa Co. Cal. 1900 $800 - $1,200
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26 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 $1,500 - $2,500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $900
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27 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 $300 - $500
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28 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 $200 - $300
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29 Signs of Civil-iz-ation Seuss, Dr. (California - La Jolla) Dr. Seuss Signs of Civil-iz-ation 1956 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $270
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30 Lake Tahoe Parker, Harold A. (California - Lake Tahoe) Hand-colored prints of Lake Tahoe [1911] $400 - $600
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $300
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31 Valhalla Memorial Park (California - Los Angeles) Cemetery comes to San Fernando Valley c.1923 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $570
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32 Letter from Mendocino County Clerk on official letterhead that features a full-page map of the county on the back McCowen, Hale (California - Mendocino County) Ukiah letter with map of Mendocino, 1902 July 22, 1902 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $390
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33 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 $200 - $300
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34 List of Voters in Nevada County, Registered from Aug, 5th, 1867, to Sept. 21st, 1868 (caption title) (California - Nevada County) Voters of Nevada County, Cal., 1867-68 [1868] $500 - $800
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $480
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35 Pyramid Oil Co. Prospectus (wrapper title) (California - Oil) Stock prospectus for Pyramid Oil Co., 1909 1909 $800 - $1,200
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $480
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36 Pacific Grove California Steele, James King (California - Pacific Grove) With bird's-eye view of Pacific Grove, Calif. 1907 $500 - $800
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $390
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37 A Handful of Paradise (cover title) (California - Paradise) Promotional booklet for Paradise, CA [c. 1950's] $200 - $300
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38 A Peek at Paradise. Paradise Chamber of Commerce, Butte County, California (California - Paradise) Paradise, Calif., brochure with map, c.1955 c.1955 $300 - $500
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39 Union Fluming Company, Feather River (California - Pictorial Lettersheet) Mining the Feather River - Lettersheet c.1852 $1,000 - $1,500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $1,020
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40 Heather Glen Tract near Applegate, Placer County, California, the famous Bartlett pear section and health resort of Placer County, California (California - Placer County) Land for sale in Placer County, Cal., 1914 1914 $700 - $1,000
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41 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 $200 - $300
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42 Letter written from Elk Grove, Cal., with reference to Bidwell's Bar, a trip to Crescent City, conversions to Presbyterianism, etc. - on lettersheet with printed poem (California - Sacramento County) Uncommon California lettersheet, 1859 Feb. 12, 1859 $400 - $600
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $780
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43 Hotel Florence, San Diego, California. Stuart Kennedy, Manager (wrapper title) (California - San Diego) Hotel Florence in San Diego, 1890 brochure c.1890 $200 - $300
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44 Souvenir of San Diego and Coronado Beach Cal. (cover title) (California - San Diego) View book of San Diego & Coronado Beach c.1890 $300 - $500
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45 Three views of the wreckage. San Francisco, 1906 Altmayer, Leo G. (California - San Francisco Earthquake) Three views of the SF Earthquake aftermath 1906 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $192
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46 San Francisco, California's Metropolis: The City that Fronts the Orient Aiken, Charles Sedgwick (California - San Francisco) San Francisco promotional booklet before the earthquake 1904 $300 - $500
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47 Our Society Blue Book Hoag, Charles, editor. (California - San Francisco) Our Society Blue Book San Francisco 1902 1902 $200 - $300
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48 Report of the Secretary of the Interior, Communicating a Copy of the Report of William Carey Jones, Special Agent to Examine the Subject of Land Titles in California Jones, William Carey (California - San Francisco) Land titles in California with Eddy map of S.F. 1851 $250 - $350
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $144
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49 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 $300 - $500
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50 The Carrier Dove, Volume VI. Nos. 1 -52. Schlesinger, Julia, editor. (California - San Francisco) The Carrier Dove, Volume VI 1889 1889 $300 - $500
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51 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 & James Nisbet (California - San Francisco) Annals of San Francisco, 1855 1855 $300 - $500
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52 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 $200 - $300
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53 Station Log Book 6-18-47 to 10-11-47 S.F.P.D. (California - San Francisco) Massive San Francisco police log book, 1947 1947 $600 - $900
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54 The Whittier Coburn Company Illustrated Journal (California - San Francisco) Whittier Coburn Co. journal 1900 December 1900 $200 - $300
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55 The History of San José and Surroundings with Biographical Sketches of Early Settlers Hall, Frederic (California - San Jose) The History of San JosĂ©, 1871 1871 $200 - $300
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56 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] $300 - $500
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57 Two promotional brochures for Tehama County, northern California (California - Tehama County) Two scarce Tehama CA brochures, 1 with color relief map [1915 & 1919] $500 - $800
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58 California Snow Sports - Southern Pacific (California - Winter Sports) Rare brochure for Lake Tahoe winter sports, 1932 1932 $700 - $1,000
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59 Letter narrating a trip by stage from San Francisco to Yosemite on Barnard's Yo Semite Falls Hotel pictorial letterhead Beatty, E.M. (California - Yosemite) Trip to Yosemite on hotel letterhead 1883 $600 - $900
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60 Hotel Del Portal Yosemite (wrapper title) (California - Yosemite) Hotel Del Portal, gateway to Yosemite, 1911 [1911] $600 - $900
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61 Yosemite Valley & Big Trees (wrapper title) (California - Yosemite) Booklet with double-page bird's-eye relief map of Yosemite Valley, 1916 1916 $800 - $1,200
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $720
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62 Letter in a Negbaur & Co. Miners Letter Book, with ambrotype of the cabin described in the letter Pitt, William (California Gold Rush) Gold Rush letter with Ambrotype 1853 $2,000 - $3,000
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63 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 $500 - $800
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64 Act of Congress Creating the Office of Shipping Commissioner (California) Shipping commissioner comes to California [1872] $700 - $1,000
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65 Eight promotional brochures with maps of various parts of California (California) Brochures with maps of California regions various dates $200 - $300
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66 First Biennial Message of H.H. Haight, Governor of the State of California, to the Legislature. Eighteenth Session, December 1869 Haight, Henry Huntly (California) Gov. H.H. Haight's 1st Biennial Message, 1869 1869 $800 - $1,200
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67 Second Biennial Message of Gov. H.H. Haight, to the Legislature of California. Nineteenth Session, December, 1871 Haight, Henry Huntly (California) Gov. H.H. Haight's 2nd Biennial Message, 1871 1872 $700 - $1,000
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68 Life in California: During a Residence of Several Years in That Territory, Comprising a Description of the Country and the Missionary Establishments, with Incidents, Observations, Etc. [Robinson, Alfred], An American (California) Life in California by Alfred Robinson 1846 1846 $400 - $600
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69 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
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70 Vacation 1914: Northwestern Pacific (California) Vacation in Northern California 1916 1914 $300 - $500
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71 Carey's American Pocket Atlas Carey, Mathew, publisher Carey's American Pocket Atlas, 1814 1814 $3,000 - $5,000
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72 "Little Sheaves" Gathered while Gleaning after Reapers. Being letters of travel commencing in 1870, and ending in 1873 Churchill, Caroline M. Women's travels in California, 1875 1875 $500 - $800
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73 Archive of 15 Manuscript Items Related to the Pixley Family and Vermont Cavalry during the Civil War (Civil War) Manuscript archive related to the Civil War 1858-1865 $400 - $600
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74 The Confederate States Almanac, and Depository of Useful Knowledge, for 1862 Clarke, H.C. (Civil War) Confederate Almanac, 1862 1862 $500 - $800
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75 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. (Civil War) Confederate soldier narrative of Civil War 1893 $500 - $800
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76 Four bibliographical volumes about Confederate imprints, literature and poetry (Civil War) 4 volumes on Civil War Confederate printings 1964-1988 $300 - $500
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77 History of the 3d, 7th, 8th and 12th Kentucky C.S.A. George, Henry (Civil War) Civil War History of the 3d, 7th, 8th and 12th Kentucky C.S.A. 1911 $500 - $800
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78 Autograph Letter Against the Civil War Hines, Lizzie (Civil War) Anti Civil War autograph letter 1963 $200 - $300
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79 The Political History of the United States of America during the Great Rebellion, From November 6, 1860 to July 4, 1864;... McPherson, Edward (Civil War) McPherson's History of the Civil War, 1864 1864 $200 - $300
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80 The Medical and Surgical History of the War of the Rebellion (Civil War) Complete medical compendium of the Civil War 1875-88 $1,000 - $1,500
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81 A Geographical, Statistical, and Ethical View of the American Slaveholders' Rebellion Morse, Sidney E. (Civil War) Sidney Morse's 1863 Civil War views w/ map 1863 $300 - $500
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82 Bullet and Shell. War as the Soldier saw it: Camp, March, and Picket; Battlefield and Bivouac; Prison and Hospital Williams, George F. (Civil War) 1883 American Civil War history by veteran 1883 $200 - $300
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83 Classification of Clouds for the Guidance of Observers U.S. Dept. of Agriculture Weather Bureau (Clouds) Classification of Clouds 12 plates 1897 [c.1897] $300 - $500
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84 Pioneer Denver: Including Scenes of Central City, Colorado City and Nevada City Mumey, Nolie (Colorado - Denver) Pioneer Denver 1/200 1948 $200 - $300
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85 The laws and ordinances of the city of Denver, Colorado Comprising the Constitution of the United States, constitution of the state of Colorado, charter of the city, and all ordinances thereof, of a general character, in force and operation at the date of this publication White, Isham (Colorado - Denver) The laws and ordinances of the city of Denver 1886 1886 $600 - $900
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86 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 $200 - $300
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87 Colorado Business Directory And Annual Register For 1877 (Colorado) 1877 Colorado Business Directory 1877 $300 - $500
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88 Progressive Men of Western Colorado (Colorado) Progressive Men of Western Colorado 1905 $300 - $500
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89 The Rocky Mountain Directory and Colorado Gazetteer for 1871 Wallihan, S. S. And Company, compilers (Colorado) The Rocky Mountain Directory 1871 scarce 1870 $1,000 - $1,500
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90 Sierra Sanctum: Written Reveries of a Cliff Man - (cover title) Corlieu, Clifford Corlieu's Sierra Sanctum inscribed 1926 $300 - $500
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91 Adventures on the Columbia River, Including the Narrative of a Residence of Six Years on the Western Side of the Rocky Mountains, among Various Tribes of Indians Hitherto Unknown: Together with a Journey Across the American Continent Cox, Ross Cox, Adventures on the Columbia River 1832 1832 $400 - $600
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92 Crofutt's New Overland Tourist and Pacific Coast Guide... Vol. 1 -- 1878-9 Crofutt, George A. Crofutt's Overland Guide 1878 1878 $200 - $300
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93 A Report, in the form of a journal, to the Quartermaster General, of the march of the regiment of mounted riflemen to Oregon, from May 10 to October 5, 1849, by Major O. Cross, quartermaster United States army Cross, Osborne Cross Report, 1850 w/ 36 lithographed plates 1850 $800 - $1,200
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94 Eight Chinese nationality certificates issued by the Chinese consulate in Havana, Cuba (Cuba - Chinese) Chinese citizens residing in Cuba, 1880 1880 $300 - $500
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95 "Lista de Socios del Centro Israelita" (Cuba - Jewish immigrants) Typed list of Jews in Cuba, 1955 Febrero 25 de 1955 $500 - $800
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96 Seven letters from, to, or between members of the Jewish Community in Cuba (Cuba - Jewish immigrants) Letters from Jewish community in Cuba 1937-1948 $800 - $1,200
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97 Insurance certificate for slave in Cuba (Cuba - Slavery) Insurance policy on Cuban slave, 1856 1856 $500 - $800
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98 List of slaves in Cuba, of African and Asian origin, with names of owners, etc. (Cuba - Slavery) Cuban slaves rented out to mill, 1873 1873 $300 - $500
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99 Manumission Expediente for a male African Lucumi slave, Moreno Luis Morejon, claiming his freedom, with his cedula booklet stating he is a free man (Cuba - Slavery) Cuban manumission document with cedula, 1881 1881 $600 - $900
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100 Manuscript accounting for mortgaged slaves giving names of mortgagers, amounts, etc. (Cuba - Slavery) Slaves mortgaged in Cuba, 1817 c.1817 $500 - $800
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