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Image for Cincinnati Convention of 1875 Official List of Names, and P.O. Address of Members of the Invitation Committee for Cincinnati Conference, to be held 7th of September, 1875

Cincinnati Convention of 1875 Official List of Names, and P.O. Address of Members of the Invitation Committee for Cincinnati Conference, to be held 7th of September, 1875

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Cincinnati Convention: 1875

Seller ID: 1670793


Folded once horizontally and three times vertically, with a closed tear along the center crease, a bit toned. 1875 Single Sheet. Single sheet. 9 1/2 x 12. Lists members accepted up to August 1, 1875, arranged by state. Also printed on the reverse is a letter from Horace H. Day urging members to confirm attendance and encouraging them to obtain discount tickets through Erie Railroad, and also mentions half fares from Binghampton, Elmira, Rochester, and the Boston vicinity... View more info

Image for Daring Deeds of American Heroes. A Record of the Lives of American Patriots and Heroes, Including Full and Accurate Biographies of the Most Celebrated American Generals

Daring Deeds of American Heroes. A Record of the Lives of American Patriots and Heroes, Including Full and Accurate Biographies of the Most Celebrated American Generals

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: D.W. Evans & Company: 1860

Seller ID: 1889109


Binding slightly shaken, a few pages lightly foxed, ink name & date on front endpapers. 1860 Hard Cover. xi, 407 pp. 8vo. Original brown blind-stamped cloth, gilt titles & decoration on spine. An interesting study of American heroes, notable for being among the last publications profiling military generals before the outbreak of the American Civil War. Includes biographies of: Jacob Brown; Edmund Pendleton Gaines; William Henry Harrison; Andrew Jackson; Alexander Macomb;... View more info

Image for Mayor's Committee of Welcome to Home-Coming Troops: Review and Parade of the 27th Division, March 25, 1919 [Souvenir Program]

Mayor's Committee of Welcome to Home-Coming Troops: Review and Parade of the 27th Division, March 25, 1919 [Souvenir Program]

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: M.B. Brown Printing & Binding Co: 1919

Seller ID: 1934201


Wrappers creased & foxed, a couple pages foxed. 1919 Stapled Binding. 20 pp. Original wrappers, stapled binding. A souvenir distributed in conjunction with the parade of the 27th Division, a celebration of victory and homecoming organized 4 months after the end of the war. Includes photographs of Maj. Gen. John F. O'Ryan (commander of the 27th), Hon. John F. Hylan (New York mayor), members of Board of Estimate and Apportionment and of the mayor's Committee of Welcome; th... View more info

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Tropical Storm Agnes!

By: N/A

Price: $9.00

Publisher: United States Army Corps of Engineers: 1972

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2005575


First printing. 1972 Large Softcover. Unpaginated. Oblong. Stapled binding. An account of Tropical Storm Agnes in 1972, with color and black & white photographs throughout. View more info

Image for The Co-Operative Century [Cooperative]

The Co-Operative Century [Cooperative]

By: N/A

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Colorado Cattlemen's Centennial Commission: 1967

Seller ID: 2079720


Faint crease on front corner, pages lightly toned. 1967 Large Softcover. 200 pp. A historical survey of ranching and other industries in Colorado, published to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Colorado Cattlemen's Association. Black & white photographs and reproductions of historical advertisements throughout, section of color images in front portion. View more info

Image for 1860 Colton's Map: New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, & Delaware. / Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, & Connecticut.

1860 Colton's Map: New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, & Delaware. / Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, & Connecticut.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: J.H. Colton and Company: 1860

Seller ID: 2172992


Unfolded. Minimal loss from bottom margin, a few faint spots. 1860 Single Sheet. Two maps on opposite sides of a single sheet. 10 3/8 x 12 5/8. The Colton family was very successful in the business of map publishing, beginning with J.H. Colton and continuing with his sons George W. and Charles B. Colton. View more info

Image for Yellowstone through the Gallatin Gateway: The Milwaukee Road

Yellowstone through the Gallatin Gateway: The Milwaukee Road

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad / Poole Bros., Inc., Chicago:

Seller ID: 2178571


Edges lightly rubbed. [48 pp.] Black & white photographs throughout, half of which are enhanced with orange highlights. A pictorial guide to Yellowstone National Park, printed as a promotional item by Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad, with a list of their information and travel bureaus following text. Popular sites such as Old Faithful and the Morning Glory Pool are featured, and motor coach tours are advertised (several images of Lincoln touring cars). View more info

Image for Army Air Force I Fighter Command Aircraft Warning Service Certificate of Honorable Service (Mitchel Field, New York: May 29, 1944)

Army Air Force I Fighter Command Aircraft Warning Service Certificate of Honorable Service (Mitchel Field, New York: May 29, 1944)

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1944

Seller ID: 2190027


G.O. Form No. 147. Name area left blank. Very light wear to lower left corner. 1944 Unbound. A Certificate of Honorable Service, with printed signature by Stewart W. Towle (Colonel, Air Corps), which was given to volunteers of the Army Air Force Aircraft Warning Service Reserve. View more info

Image for Manual For The Use of the Legislature of the State of New York 1881

Manual For The Use of the Legislature of the State of New York 1881

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Weed, Parsons and Company: 1881

Seller ID: 2190680


Hinge weak but holding, boards rubbed. 1881 Hard Cover. Contains material useful for a politician or government worker. Includes the constitution of the United States, the constitution of New York, conduct of government business, information on government departments, and much more! View more info

Image for The History of the Rhode Island Medical Society and Its Component Societies, 1812-1962

The History of the Rhode Island Medical Society and Its Component Societies, 1812-1962

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Roger Williams Press: 1966

Seller ID: 2197329


Page ridge foxed, two tiny spots on front wrapper. 1966 Trade Paperback. xi, 276 pp. Contents: The Rhode Island Medical Society, The Bristol County Medical Association, Kent County Medical Society, Newport County Medical Society, The Pawtucket Medical Association, The Providence Medical Associatioin, Washington County Medical Society, The Woonsocket District Medical Society. Includes black and white illustrations.Keywords: MEDICAL MEDICINE RHODE ISLAND MEDICAL SOCIETY BR... View more info

Image for [Ordinances, City of Portland, 1855] The Charter and Ordinances of the City of Portland, Together with the Acts of the Legislature Relating to the City, Collated and Revised by a Joint Committee of the City Council

[Ordinances, City of Portland, 1855] The Charter and Ordinances of the City of Portland, Together with the Acts of the Legislature Relating to the City, Collated and Revised by a Joint Committee of the City Council

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Benjamin D. Peck: 1856

Seller ID: 2203738


Edges rubbed. 1856 Hard Cover. vx, 384 pp. CONTENTS: List of Ordinances in this volume; List of Statutes cited; City Charter and Amendments; Agents; Alien Passengers; Amusements; Auctioneers; Billiard Rooms; Boats and Lighters; Boundary Lines; Bowling Alleys; Bridges; Buildings; Carriages; Cemeteries; City Clerk; City Constable and Messenger; City Engineer; City Hall; Clerk of the Common Council; Constables; Courts; Cows; Criers; Dogs; Drains and Sewers; Elections; Finan... View more info

Image for Street Directory of the Principal Cities of the United States, Embracing Letter-Carrier Offices Established to April 30, 1908. Revised in the Division of Dead Letters Under the Direction of P.V. de Graw, Fourth Assistant Postmaster-General

Street Directory of the Principal Cities of the United States, Embracing Letter-Carrier Offices Established to April 30, 1908. Revised in the Division of Dead Letters Under the Direction of P.V. de Graw, Fourth Assistant Postmaster-General

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Order of the Postmaster-General: 1908

Seller ID: 2203777


No jacket, edges rubbed, pages lightly toned. 1908 Large Hardcover. 904 pp. Contains the names of the streets, avenues, courts, places, lanes, roads, wharves, etc., to which mail is delivered and embraces the letter-carrier offices established to April 30, 1908.Keywords: STREET DIRECTORY PRINCIPAL CITIES UNITED STATES AMERICAN HISTORY AMERICANA LETTER-CARRIER OFFICES APRIL 30 1908 DIVISION OF DEAD LETTERS P V DE GRAW FOURTH ASSISTANT POSTMASTER-GENERAL View more info

Image for Off Our Backs: A Women's New Journal, Volume III, Number 3, November, 1972

Off Our Backs: A Women's New Journal, Volume III, Number 3, November, 1972

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Off Our Backs: 1972

Seller ID: 2206652


Sticker to rear with one-inch by one-inch chip to paper obscuring text, faint stain. 1972 Newspaper. 31 pp. Off Our Backs: A Women's New Journal, Volume III, Number 3, November, 1972. INSIDE: counter vulture pullout; news: national, D.C. Folded tabloid newspaper, photos, illustrations, news, reviews, services, ads. Cover painting of Gloria Steinem by Joan Birch. KEYWORDS: WOMENS STUDIES MOVEMENT FEMINISM SOCIOLOGY HISTORY OFF OUR BACKS NEWS JOURNAL JOURNALISM GLORIA STE... View more info

Image for Off Our Backs: A Women's New Journal, Volume III, Number 7, April, 1973

Off Our Backs: A Women's New Journal, Volume III, Number 7, April, 1973

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Off Our Backs: 1973

Seller ID: 2206653


Sticker to rear, lightly toned with a few small tears. 1973 Newspaper. 23 pp. Off Our Backs: A Women's New Journal, Volume III, Number 7, April, 1973. INSIDE: Vietnamese women, P.O.W.s in South Vietnam, women's music Meg Christian, culture(s) pullout. Folded tabloid newspaper, photos, illustrations, news, reviews, services, ads.KEYWORDS: WOMENS STUDIES MOVEMENT FEMINISM SOCIOLOGY HISTORY OFF OUR BACKS NEWS JOURNAL JOURNALISM View more info

Image for Off Our Backs: A Women's New Journal, Volume III, Number 8, May, 1973

Off Our Backs: A Women's New Journal, Volume III, Number 8, May, 1973

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Off Our Backs: 1973

Seller ID: 2206655


Sticker to rear, lightly toned. 1973 Newspaper. 31 pp. Off Our Backs: A Women's New Journal, Volume III, Number 8, May, 1973. INSIDE: underground sister writes, supercoil: the inside story, culture(s) pullout with more on quilts, and a women's hagadah. Folded tabloid newspaper, photos, illustrations, news, reviews, services, ads.KEYWORDS: WOMENS STUDIES MOVEMENT FEMINISM SOCIOLOGY HISTORY OFF OUR BACKS NEWS JOURNAL JOURNALISM View more info

Image for Off Our Backs: A Women's New Journal, Volume III, Number 9, July - August, 1973

Off Our Backs: A Women's New Journal, Volume III, Number 9, July - August, 1973

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Off Our Backs: 1973

Seller ID: 2206657


Two-inch by two-inch chip to last page, lightly toned. 1973 Newspaper. 31 pp. Off Our Backs: A Women's New Journal, Volume III, Number 9, July - August, 1973. INSIDE: D.C. abortion referrals, divorce handbook, NWRO convention, Jill Johnston interview, alpert letter reprint and response. Folded tabloid newspaper, photos, illustrations, news, reviews, services, ads. Lilly Martin Spencer, 1822-1902 on cover.KEYWORDS: WOMENS STUDIES MOVEMENT FEMINISM SOCIOLOGY HISTORY OFF OU... View more info

Image for Early Arts in the Genesee Valley: Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries

Early Arts in the Genesee Valley: Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Genesee Valley Council on the Arts: 1974

Seller ID: 2206705


Wrappers lightly toned, pages faintly dog-eared, pages 55-62 loose from binding but included. 1974 Soft Cover. 158 pp. Number three in a series published by the Genesee Valley Council on the Arts. CONTENTS: Acknowledgements; Biographies of contributors; Preface; A cornucopia of Genesee Valley history in art; Portraiture in the Genesee Valley; Landscape in the Genesee Valley; Still-Life & scenes from history, fantasy, and daily life; Animal painting in the Genesee Valley... View more info

Image for The American Revolution: Writings from the War of Independence (The Library of America 123)

The American Revolution: Writings from the War of Independence (The Library of America 123)

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Library of America: 2001

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 2206845


3rd printing. Includes publisher's slipcase. Base of slipcase lightly rubbed. 2001 Hard Cover. xviii, 878 pp. 8vo. Drawn from letters, diaries, newspaper articles, public declarations, contemporary narratives, and private memoranda, The American Revolution brings together over 120 pieces by more than 70 participants to create a unique literary panorama of the War of Independence. From Paul Revere's own narrative of his ride in April 1775 to an account of George Washing... View more info

Image for Caricature: The Wit & Humor of a Nation in Picture, Song & Story, Illustrated by America's Greatest Artists

Caricature: The Wit & Humor of a Nation in Picture, Song & Story, Illustrated by America's Greatest Artists

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Leslie-Judge Company: 1920

Seller ID: 2207248


No jacket, no publisher date (circa early 1900's). 1920 Large Hardcover. Unpaginated. Caricature: The Wit & Humor of a Nation in Picture, Song & Story, Illustrated by America's Greatest Artists.KEYWORDS: ART ARTISTS CARICATURE WIT HUMOR View more info

Image for Tales of the Great Lakes: Stories from Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin

Tales of the Great Lakes: Stories from Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Castle Books: 1986

Seller ID: 2207850


A fine copy.Near Fine. 1986 Hard Cover. 474 pp. They can be as still as a millpond, as angry as any storm swept ocean. The Great Lakes and the major states bordering them—Illinois, Wisconsin, Michigan, Minnesota—are the heartland of America. The land supplies the goods: grain, meat, timber, and steel. The Lakes provide passage for those goods around the world. The two—land and water—are inseparable, their destiny interlocked.Tales of the Great Lakes encompasses ... View more info

Image for American Naval Battles: Being a Complete History of the Battles Fought by the Navy of the United States, from its Establishment in 1794 to the Present Time; Including the Wars with France and Tripoli; the Late War with Great Britain, and with Algiers; with an Account of the Attack on Baltimore, and of the Battle of New Orleans. Embellished with Twenty Elegant Engravings.

American Naval Battles: Being a Complete History of the Battles Fought by the Navy of the United States, from its Establishment in 1794 to the Present Time; Including the Wars with France and Tripoli; the Late War with Great Britain, and with Algiers; with an Account of the Attack on Baltimore, and of the Battle of New Orleans. Embellished with Twenty Elegant Engravings.

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Luther Roby: 1848

Seller ID: 2208177


Edges lightly rubbed, boards almost entirely loose from binding, bottom half of front endpaper missing, pencil notes. 1848 Hard Cover. v, 278 pp. American Naval Battles: Being a Complete History of the Battles Fought by the Navy of the United States, from its Establishment in 1794 to the Present Time; Including the Wars with France and Tripoli; the Late War with Great Britain, and with Algiers; with an Account of the Attack on Baltimore, and of the Battle of New Orleans.... View more info

Image for Views of Los Angeles and Vicinity

Views of Los Angeles and Vicinity

By: N/A

Price: $125.00

Publisher: H.M. Mosher: 1904

Seller ID: 2208481


Wrappers lightly creased, faint stain to bottom edge of pages, ink note on front flyleaf, a few captions in pencil. 1904 Soft Cover. Unpaginated. Black-and-white photographs of various places in and around Los Angeles, California. View more info

Image for History of Montgomery and Fulton Counties, N.Y., with Illustrations Descriptive of Scenery, Private Residences, Public Buildings, Fine Blocks, and Important Manufactories, from Original Sketches by Artists of the Highest Ability; and Portraits of Old Pioneers and Prominent Residents.

History of Montgomery and Fulton Counties, N.Y., with Illustrations Descriptive of Scenery, Private Residences, Public Buildings, Fine Blocks, and Important Manufactories, from Original Sketches by Artists of the Highest Ability; and Portraits of Old Pioneers and Prominent Residents.

By: N/A

Price: $150.00

Publisher: F.W. Beers & Co. / Geo. Macnamara, Printer: 1878

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2260272


First edition. Binding shaken with a couple gatherings loose or loosening, 2 inch chip from spine base. Newspaper articles laid in. 1878 Large Hardcover. 252 pp. Folio. A history of two counties in New York State located in the area between Utica, Saratoga Springs, and Schenectady, with maps and numerous engravings throughout. Also includes important chapters on state history, including information about Native Americans, the French and Indian War, Montcalm's campaign, t... View more info

Image for American Wild Life, Illustrated. Compiled by the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the City of New York

American Wild Life, Illustrated. Compiled by the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the City of New York

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Wm H. Wise & Co., Inc.: 1945

Seller ID: 2264217


No jacket, faint stain along spine and rear board, a few faint spots to top page ridge. 1945 Hard Cover. xiv, 749 pp. CONTENTS: Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Mammals; Fishes; Reptiles; Amphibians; Birds; Index. View more info

Image for Some Early Massachusetts Broadsides (A Massachusetts Historical Society Picture Book)

Some Early Massachusetts Broadsides (A Massachusetts Historical Society Picture Book)

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Massachusetts Historical Society: 1964

Seller ID: 2265075


Pencil doodle on front wrapper. 1964 Stapled Binding. 29 pp. A collection of reproduced broadsides from early Massachusetts. View more info

Image for Story of Old Elm in Boston Common.

Story of Old Elm in Boston Common.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: John Wilson and Son.: 1876

Seller ID: 2266077


Pages unopened, minor loss from corners of rear wrapper. 1876 Soft Cover. 23, [1] pp. A celebration of the old elm in Boston Common, including an engraving of the tree as it appeared in 1855, with reference to a number of historical events that took place nearby. View more info

Image for See Shepherd's Town, Volume III

See Shepherd's Town, Volume III

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Historic Shepherdstown Commission: 1997

Seller ID: 2266776


pencil markings on rear wrapper. 1997 Large Softcover. xiv, 145 pp. CONTENTS: River--Canal--Railroads; Churches; Schools; Cemeteries; Monuments View more info

Image for Dedication of Monument Erected by the State of New York at Andersonville, Georgia, 1914

Dedication of Monument Erected by the State of New York at Andersonville, Georgia, 1914

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: J.B. Lyon Company: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2266777


First edition. A few light spots on front board, tissue paper chewed along top edge. 1916 Large Hardcover. 241 pp. Veteran Service Record follows text. A pilgrimage to the shrines of patriotism. Being the report of the Commission to dedicate the monument erected by the state of New York, in Andersonville, Georgia. To commemorate the heroism, sacrifices and patriotism of more than nine thousand of her sons who were confined in that prison, of whom more than two thousand, ... View more info

Image for Old Bethpage Village Restoration: A Rural Heritage for Today (Nassau County Historical Museum)

Old Bethpage Village Restoration: A Rural Heritage for Today (Nassau County Historical Museum)

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Friends of the Nassau County Historical Museum: 1970

Seller ID: 2266827


A very nice copy. 1970 Stapled Binding. 36 pp. A brief history of the architecture of Bethpage. View more info