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An Invitation. Pomona College. Vol. XXVIII No. 5

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Claremont, Ca, Pomona College Bulletin: 1931

Seller ID: 017961


Original blue wrapper with white lettering on front cover. 9 X 12 inches. 64 pages. Black and white photographs on nearly every page. Contents include, a historical sketch of Pomona College, Pomona College past and present, faculty in 1930-1931, trustees, Marston quadrangle, the humanities, typical classrooms, the library, the sciences, laboratory of physics, Blanchard Park, the Frank Parkhurst Brackett Observatory, Memorial Court, the men's campus, the women's campus, t... View more info

Journal Of Proceedings, and Address. Session of The Year 1888. Held At San Francisco, Cal.

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Topeka, Ks, Kansas Publishing House: 1888

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 018009


Original brown cloth with impressed designs on both cover and gilt lettering on spine. 6 1/2 X 9 1/4 inches. 794 pages which include 8 pages of index. This copy contains John Swett's famous speech in which he calls for free public education. In this copy is a 2 sided pull out. 1 side shows a diagram of harmonious education, the second shows a diagram of the psychology of childhood. Light foxing on the edges. Corners are slightly worn. A previous owner wrote their name in... View more info

Sigma Xi Quarterly, Volume Xi (March 1927).

By: (Hoover, Herbert)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sigma Xi.: 1927

Seller ID: 10194


Single issue for March 1927 containing the Annual Sigma Xi Lecture by Herbert C. Hoover "The Nation and Science", pages 13-19. This is the Convention Number of their official publication. Also contains minutes and proceedings of the 27th convention, in Memoriam and their newly elected Officers. View more info

Autograph Letter Signed

By: Abbott, Nathan

Price: $37.50

Publisher: 1883

Seller ID: 10236


Autograph letter signed (5 1/2 x 8 3/4 inch) 3 pages, on Thomas and Abbott stationary, and dated September 7, 1883, Boston, Mass. 1/3 of the last page below Abbott's signature is torn off. The letter is to a Mrs. Greenhalge about settling her father's estate, including finding a buyer for the patents to her father's inventions. Nathan Abbott (1854-1941) received his law degree from Boston University in 1881. He later taught at Michigan (1891-92) and Northwestern (1892-94... View more info

Pacific House Bibliographies I : Our Debt to the Pacific; A Bibliography for High Schools and Junior Colleges (cover title)

By: Anonymous

Price: $12.50

Publisher: San Francisco, California, Department of the Pacific Area; Golden Gate International Exposition:

Seller ID: 4230


Circa 1938. 30-page booklet. From the first page: "The following suggestions are offered to junior colleges and high schools for the study of the contributions of Pacific cultures and resources to contemporary civilization". They are intended to indicate -- rather than fully to explore -- the wealth of material . that is available to give life and color to classroom instruction in many subjects. View more info

Annual Report of the Board of Trustees of the Indiana University to the General Assembly of the State of Indiana, January, 1853

By: Anonymous

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Indianapolis, State Printer: 1853

Seller ID: 4923


14-page pamphlet. Contents include: number of students, course of study, outline of classes, school of theoretical and practical engineering, law school, general college calendar, discipline, public worship, literary societies, expenses, finances, etc. View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph: "The Royal School, Honolulu, Hawaiian Islands"

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Keystone View Company:

Seller ID: 8156


3 1/4 x 7 inches,The picture shows students, faculty and others in front of the school, which is flying the American flag. Numbered 260-10161 by the publisher. Two columns of text on the back and a mention of the school population for the entire Islands (33,288) in 1914. View more info

Boston University Year book, Edited By the University Council, Vol. 1

By: Anonymous

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Boston, H.O. Houghton and Company, the Riverside Press: 1874

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8364


Original printed wrappers. Some slight darkening to spine, but a very nice copy of what is a fragile item. Lists each department, its faculty and students, graduates, university officials, etc. Boston University was founded the year before the publication of this, the first issue of its yearbook. 98 pages, including general index, plus unpaginated advertising section of books, other schools, etc. View more info

Velvet Joe's Almanac and Book of Facts for 1922. Containing Calendar for the Year, Rising and Setting of the Sun and Moon, Weather Forecasts, How to Read the Clouds, Religious and Legal Holidays Both Christian and Jewish. Automobile Economies, [see below]

By: Anonymous

Price: $12.50

Publisher: St Louis, Mo., Liggett & Myers Tobacco Co.: 1922

Seller ID: 8881


[title cont.] "Important Government Statistics about crops. Rare Coins, Postal Information, Dates Liberty Bond Coupons Fall Due. How to Read the Hand. Athletic Records, Baseball Records, Game Law Officials, Automobile Laws in the U.S.A. and a Fund of Interesting Items about Various Subjects to Hold Your Attention.". 48 pages almanac. Interesting tobacco advertisement in the form of an almanac by Liggett & Myers Tobacco Co. Punch hole in upper left corner with twi... View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph. "Meteor in Constellation of Orion."

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Meadville, PA, Keystone View Company:

Seller ID: 9196


# 16647 (599). Stereograph on gray board (7 x 3 1/2 inch) with commentary on the backside. Nice astronomical view with meteor in lower section of image. View more info

Original Stereograph Photograph. "Photograph of the Sun - Made By Yerkes Observatory."

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Meadville, PA, Keystone View Company:

Seller ID: 9200


# 16764 (593). Stereograph on gray board (7 x 3 1/2 inch) with commentary on the backside discussing the sun and its spots. Nice image for its time period. View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph. "Children of Illustrious Brazilian Familes in an American Private School, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. So. Am."

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Meadville, PA, Keystone View Company:

Seller ID: 9298


# 21821 (306). Stereograph on gray board (7 x 3 1/2 inch) with commentary on the backside about education in Brazil and the various levels (2) before university or trade schools. View of children gathered for a group picture in the front of a private school ca.1915. Nice clean copy. View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph. "Chronometer By Which the World's Time is Measured, Greenwich, England."

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Meadville, PA, Keystone View Company:

Seller ID: 9422


# 6246 (353). Stereograph on gray board (7 x 3 1/2 inch) with commentary on the backside about the location of Greenwich which is zero degrees latitude, home of the prime meridian. View of the observatory with the colored ball has just fallen to show the time as one o'clock p.m. Interesting image that is clean. View more info

Report of the Superintendent of Indian Schools. 1903.

By: Anonymous

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Government Printing Office: 1903

Seller ID: 9561


Bound in leather with gilt title on the front. vi, 46 pages; with illustrations. Account of the schools issued by the government on a annual basis. Among the institutions covered by the report are: Cheyenne River Institute; Phoenix Indian School Institute; Springfield and Santee Institutes; Cheyeene and Arapaho Institute; Albuquerque Institute; Tomah Institute; Pine Ridge Institute; Boston Institute; Pacific Coast Institute; along with brief reports of schools that were ... View more info

Blue and Gold, University of California. '95

By: Anonymous

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Berkeley, California, University of California: 1894

Seller ID: 9777


[4], 273, 39 pages (ads in front and back); illustrations; bound in publisher's blue cloth with gilt title on front cover. Geo. L. Jones, class of '95, copy from his junior year (pencil signed inside front cover). He later became a judge in Nevada City, California. View more info

Original Photograph. "Dining Hall, Oxford, 1880."

By: Anonymous

Price: $12.50

Seller ID: 10122


circa.1880. Interior view of the dining hall at Oxford University lined with portraits and high windows. With the tables in rows with benches. Photograph (6 1/2 x 4 inch) mounted on white cardstock (7 3/4 x 6 inch). Clear image allowing one to make out the portraits. View more info

Style Book : O.A.C. Daily Barometer

By: Anonymous

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Corvallis, Oregon, Oregon State Agricultural College:

Seller ID: 10191


"O.A.C. Daily Barometer" 25 pages; brown wrapper (3 1/4 x 5 1/4 inch) with evidence of use to the covers. Some pencil notations in the back. For use as an aid to students to learn the proper style in the College paper 'Daily Barometer''. View more info

Merchant's Gargling Oil Almanac 1876.

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lockport, New York., Merchants Gargling Oil Company: 1876

Seller ID: 10545


32 pages; yellow paper wrapper with title on the cover (4 x 6 1/4 inch) with missing chips along the spine and missing piece to the upper right corner, triangular 3/4 inch. Contains information relating to personal health and farm work and animals, usually recommending the use of Gargling Oil as a cure. Standard calendar information and events happening on the various dates. Contains ads of other products from Merchant's. View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph. "Germany, The Colonnade Wiesbaden"

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Rochester, N. Y., Webster & Albee, Publishers:

Seller ID: 10556


circa.1880s. Foreign Scenery #189. Stereograph on tan board (7 x 3 1/2 inch) with title insert on lower left photo. View of a long colonnade interior with display cabinets along the left side for museum objects. Clear clean image. View more info

California State Library Quarterly Bulletin

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sacramento, California, State Printer: 1903

Seller ID: 10737


QUARTERLY BULLETIN, II #10 (April-June 1903): 11 pages. "Recent accessions to the Library" broken into subject and region areas. No annotations. Evidence of having been folded. View more info