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2 Letter from Issac Jarratt to Robert S. Gracy, about the prospects for purchasing slaves and the prices one must pay Jarratt, Isaac (African American, 1830) Letter on the price of slaves 1830 July 24, 1830 $500 - $800
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $2,700
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3 Letter by the Georgia minister who pioneered organization of religious services for Southern slaves, and wrote the first Catechism for the Negro Race Jones, C.C. (African American, 1847) Letter by white Minister called "Apostle to the Slaves" April 30, 1847 $500 - $800
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $450
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4 Letter to Pennsylvania Slave Catcher Turner, F. (African American, 1848 – Underground Railroad) Letter to a Pennsylvania slave catcher January 6, 1848 $400 - $600
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $240
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14 Magnificent Desolation: Images from the Apollo 11 Lunar Mission with the Words of Astronaut Buzz Aldrin Aldrin, Buzz Photos of the Apollo 11 mission signed by Buzz Aldrin 2009 $400 - $600
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $240
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15 Letter from an anti-slavery Pennsylvania Democrat decrying the corrupt influence in a presidential election year Piollet, V[ictor] E[mile] (Anti-Slavery – Mexican-American War) Condemning corruption during the Mexican-American War Oct. 17, 1846 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $180
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16 Two Letters Signed by Abolitionists elected to the House of Representatives Smith, Gerrit; Owen Lovejoy (Anti-Slavery) Letters by two ultra Abolitionists elected to the US Congress 1854 and 1846 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $192
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24 Post-WWII hearings before the U. S. Senate Special Committee on Atomic Energy (Atomic Bomb) 1st congressional hearings on the Atom Bomb after Hiroshima November 1945-April 1946 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $180
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45 Letter to the Donner Party survivor and San Jose pioneer James F. Reed Lovelock, Thomas (California - Donner Party) Letter to Donner Party survivor Sept. 13, 1851 $300 - $500
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64 Constitution and By-Laws of the San Francisco Yacht Club. Incorporated, June 12, 1873. Also the Sailing Regulations, Etc. (California - San Francisco) SF Yacht Club constitution and by-laws, 1877 1877 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $180
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69 Indenture agreement for the sale of land at Gough and Union Streets in San Francisco, by Charles H. Gough to James L. Dwyer (California - San Francisco) Gough sells land on his eponymous street in S.F. December 13, 1860 $300 - $500
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84 Letter from the San Francisco agent of Philadelphia booksellers Lea & Blanchard, about his attempts at selling their books during the height of the Gold Rush Hardie, Robert (California Gold Rush Letter) Selling books in Gold Rush San Francisco October 14, 1850 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $840
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85 Letter from a resident of San Francisco, to his brother in Placerville, about sending his wife and children to visit, and other matters Phillips, G.S. (California Gold Rush Letter) S.F. Man sends wife & kids to Placerville 1852 October 4th, 1852 $500 - $800
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $300
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86 Letter written from San Francisco, on letter sheet with printed page listing current prices for goods in San Francisco, which was produced by the writer of the letter Sweetser, J,.E. (California Gold Rush Letter) Golf rush letter with printed prices current 1851 January 10, 1852 $700 - $1,000
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $1,680
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87 Three original documents relating to the California Gold Rush (California Gold Rush) Documents of the California Gold Rush 1849 1849 $600 - $900
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $1,920
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94 Manuscript letter signed by John Bigler as Governor of California, on Executive Department letterhead Bigler, John (California) Letter from California Governor Bigler 1855 February 17th, 1855 $300 - $500
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98 Manuscript surety bond signed by Thomas Bell as principal, and Darius Ogden Mills and Maurice Dore as sureties, in the matter of estate of Francisca G. Walkinshaw (California) Bond signed by D.O. Mills & Maurice Dore 1874 June 26, 1874 $300 - $500
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118 Letter from Charles Ripley of West Las Animas, Colorado, to a Mr. A. Prescott Baker of Newport, Rhode Island, offering to sell his ranch, and describing it in detail Ripley, Chas. H. (Colorado - Ranching) Ranch for sale in Colorado, 1878 August 21, 1878 $500 - $800
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130 Graphite on paper drawing of two-person sailboats rounding a buoy Cram, Allen Gilbert A.G. Cram drawing of sailboat racing Undated $300 - $500
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131 Oil painting on board of sailboats rounding a buoy Cram, Allen Gilbert A.G. Cram painting of sailboat racing Undated $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $180
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132 Oil painting on board, of sailboats racing, coast hills visible in the background Cram, Allen Gilbert Allen Cram painting of sailboat race Undated $1,500 - $2,500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $900
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135 Contract for a Chinese indentured servant in Cuba, with his cédula (i.d.) (Cuba) Contract for Chinese indentured servant in Cuba 1875 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $180
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143 The Hitchcock Edition of Somerville and Ross Somerville, Edith O. and Martin Ross (pseud. of Violet Martin) (Derrydale Press) Signed by Edith Somerville 1927 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $216
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145 A Diplomatic History of the United States Bemis, Samuel Flagg (Dulles, John Foster) History of US Diplomacy, john Foster Dulles' copy 1950 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $204
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149 The Court Disposes Feinstein, Isidor I.F. Stone on the Supreme Court, inscribed 1937 $300 - $500
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160 Five documents relating to the conflicts between U.S. troops and Native Americans in Dakota Territory (Frontier Wars - Dakota) Documents from Dakota Indian Wars 1864-1865 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $192
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166 Prison-Life in the Tobacco Warehouse at Richmond. By a Ball's Bluff Prisoner Harris, William C. Early Civil War P.O.W. account, 1862 1862 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $180
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181 Admiral Thomas Kinkaid Autograph and WWII Atlantic Fleet Telegram Kinkaid, Thomas WWII Admiral Kinkaid Autograph and Telegram 1944 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $120
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186 The Spirit of St. Louis Lindbergh, Charles A. Spirit of Saint Louis, inscribed by Lindbergh 1953 $1,000 - $1,500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $1,560
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193 Archive of photographs, manuscripts, and other items relating to the life and career of Frank Alfred Johnson, master mariner, longtime captain for Matson lines, including command of a Matson liner converted to troop transport during World War II (Maritime Archive) Archive of a Master Mariner c.1900-1953 $1,500 - $2,500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $900
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194 The Liverpool, New York & Philadelphia Steam Ship Company's Steamer "City of London" off Ballycotton Island. Built by Messrs. Tod & Macgregor, Glasgow,1862 (Maritime) Broadside with albumen photo of ship c.1871-77 $1,000 - $1,500
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196 American Citizens Captured Near Santa Fe. Message from the President of the United States, Transmitting the information required by the resolution of the House of Representatives... (Mexican War) Infamous 1840 expedition to Mexico aftermath [c. 1842] $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $180
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197 Consideraciones sobre la situacion politica y social de la Republica Mexicana, en el año 1847 (Mexican-American War) Mexican Post-Mortem of Mexican-American War 1848 $300 - $500
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199 Franklin Democrat Extra, December 12, 1846 - President's Message Polk, James K (Mexican-American War) President Polk's Mexican War State of the Union 1846 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $192
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200 US Naval Surgeon observes the end of the Franco-Mexican Pastry War Lawyer, Augustus (Mexico – 1839 Pastry War) Surgeon sees the end of 1st French invasion of Mexico August 1-5, 1839 $600 - $900
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203 Customs pass granting permission to transport merchandise from Querétaro to Zumpangoñ (Mexico) Customs document in old Mexico, 1791 1791 $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $120
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213 Carta del General Jose Maria Tornel a sus Amigos, Sobre un Articulo Inserto en el Cosmopolita del Dia 17 de Agosto del Presente Año Tornel y Mendivil, Jose Maria (Mexico) Mexican military affairs in Texas Revolution 1839 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $390
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228 Manuscript of Chiefs of the Hualapai tribe in Arizona, with the number of followers for each (Native American) Listing of Hualapai chiefs & followers 1880s 1880s $500 - $800
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $300
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241 Archive of letters and other documents relating to the Wellsville Oil Company, and the ownership of oil claims and leases in Oklahoma, on lands held by the Five Civilized Tribes (Oil Archive - Oklahoma) Oklahoma Oil Archive, 1909-19 c.1909-1919 $700 - $1,000
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $900
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247 The Old Army Memories 1872-1918 Parker, James Memories of General James Parker, 1878-1918 1929 $300 - $500
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252 Two appointments of Joseph R. Lewis as associate justice of the Supreme Courts of Idaho and Washington Territories, each signed by Ulysses S. Grant, plus four letters to Lewis relating to judicial appointments signed by attorneys general Grant, Ulysses S., etc. (Presidents, 1869) U.S. Grant appoints Justice to 2 territories 1869-1877 $1,500 - $2,500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $1,560
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254 Preparing to Launch - signed by President George H.W. Bush Archer, Richard L.F. (Presidents, 1989) Signed by George H.W. Bush and his gunner 1991 $500 - $800
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $300
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262 The Life and Military Services of Gen. William Selby Harney. Reavis, L.U. Military career of Gen William Selby Harney 1878 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $204
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275 Printed publicity sheet inscribed and signed by Edward H. White White, Edward Higgins, II (Space) Signed publicity sheet for astronaut Ed White c.1965 $400 - $600
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $360
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278 Ports of San Francisco, San Diego, Puget Sound, Portland and Honolulu. (Cover title) Spreckels, J.D. and Frederick K. Samuels, compilers 1889 Guide to West Coast Ports, with 3 maps [1889] $500 - $800
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $1,080
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283 WITHDRAWN - Letter on the Iowa-Minnesota Boundary Survey Talcott, Andrew WITHDRAWN - Map-maker later arrested as Confederate spy November 11, 1852 $300 - $500
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284 Summons request signed by Charles McClung as Clerk of Knox County in Southwest Territory (the future state of Tennessee), sent to the sheriff of the county McClung, Charles (Tennessee) Pre-statehood Tennessee document 3rd June 1794 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $216
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304 Autograph Letter Signed Condemning the War of 1812 Bartlett, Dr. Zacheus (War of 1812) Massachusetts Doctor condemns the War of 1812 Aug. 1, 1813 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $180
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305 Letter from American military commander condemning bloodless U.S. surrender to the British at Detroit Preston, James P. (War of 1812) Condemnation of U. S. surrender at Detroit $500 - $800
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $1,080
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307 Puget Sound Pilot Laws and Regulations (Washington State) Broadside of Puget Sound Maritime Law [1878] $500 - $800
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $780
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313 American Relief for France, Incorporated, A member agency of the National War Fund Fernez, Louis (World War II) Pro-French WWII Poster [ca. 1940s] $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $180
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317 Fort Caspar (Platte Bridge Station) Mokler, Alfred James (Wyoming) Historical account of pioneer conflicts, 1939 1939 $300 - $500
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321 Letter by Philadelphia newspaper publisher supporting congressional honors for Arctic explorer Elisha Kent Kane Child, George W. (Arctic – Elisha Kent Kane) Letter about Arctic explorer Elisha Kane May 27, 1856 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $660
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340 Scrapbook containing letters and postcards sent by a young woman traveling in Europe, sent to her parents Kerdell, Genevieve (European Travels) Young woman in Europe in the 1920s 1928 $600 - $900
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $360
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341 Narrative of a Journey to the Shores of the Polar Sea, in the Years 1819, 20, 21, and 22...With an Appendix on Various Subjects Relating to Science and Natural History Franklin, John First Voyage of John Franklin 1823 1823 $1,200 - $1,800
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $1,080
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357 Letter from future scientist of the Perry Expedition Morrow, Dr. James (Perry Expedition) Early letter from scientist on Perry expedition to Japan June 27, 1845 $300 - $500
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362 The Seaman's Recorder; or, Authentic and Interesting Narrative of Remarkable Shipwrecks (Seaman's Recorder) Shipwreck narratives circa mid 1820's [1827?] $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $180
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412 Mt. Tamalpais in Distance, Point Bonita in Middle Distance, Looking North from Lands End, S.F., Cal Stuart, James Everett (California) Signed by artist James Everett Stuart [1914] $4,000 - $6,000
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $3,900
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436 Original sepia ink drawing by Edward Lear - Egyptian vignette Lear, Edward Original drawing signed by Edward Lear [1848-49] $1,500 - $2,500
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448 A Series of Charts, with Sailing Directions embracing Surveys of the Farralones, Entrance to the Bay of San Francisco, Bays of San Francisco and San Pablo, Straits of Carquines and Suisun Bay, Confluence and Deltic Branches of the Sacramento... Ringgold, Cadwalader Ringgold's Series of Charts 1852, complete 1852 $1,000 - $1,500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $780
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470 Follow With Flags The Invasion Campaigns Against The Axis In Europe. Godshall, Richard L. (World War II) 1943 Color map of Europe at War 1943 $200 - $300
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471 A Plan of Japan's Proposed Military and Naval Conquest as Revealed in the Strategic Map (panel title) (World War II) 1933 Anti-Japanese propaganda map of Pacific [c. 1933] $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $660
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472 United Press War Map (panel title) (World War II) United Press Pacific War Map 1942 [ca. 1942] $200 - $300
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $192
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