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Original Stereocard Photograph - "982. Fort Point and Golden Gat, San Francisco, CAl."

By: Anonymous

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Littleton, New Hampshire, Kilburn Brothers:

Seller ID: 016288

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Circa 1870s. Original stereocard on tan board. Board dimensions 7 x 3 1/2 inches, photograph dimensions 6 x 3 inches. Title at base of photos. Some rubbing on edges and fading of image. Notes in ink and stamp on back. View of Fort Point facing north over the Golden Gate, the entrance to the San Francisco Bay. Fort Point is located on the south side of the Golden Gate to protect the bay from hostile warships. It was completed in the early 1860's. View more info

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Index : The Colophon : 1930 - 1935 : Volumes I, II, III, IV, V : Twenty Parts

By: Anonymous

Price: $75.00

Publisher: The Colophon: 1935

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016342

Condition: Very Good


Publisher's blue cloth binding with gilt lettering. Rubbing. From colophon, "The Printing of 1250 copies of the Index of the original series of The Colophon was completed by the Pynson Printers in December mcmxxxv". "The Colophon" was a quarterly magazine for book collectors that was published from 1929 to 1950. This is an index of the magazine contents from 1930-1935. It also includes "A History of the Quarterly" by John T. Winterich an "A Li... View more info

Contract for Transporting Goods - Philadelphia & Reading Railroad Co.

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1864

Seller ID: 016362

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Dimensions 14 x 5 1/2 inches. Fold lines, discoloration, chip missing from top center. Contract dated December 20, 1864, to transport One Box, Tin to Ashland, Pennsylvania. At the top of the contract are the terms and conditions. Signed by J. H. Hoover of Ashland, Pennsylvania. 2 cent Internal Revenue stamp attached. The Philadelphia and Reading Railroad was one of the first railroads in the United States, chartered in 1833 and opened in 1842. View more info

Autographed Theater Program : The Community Concert Association Presents The Paganini Quartet

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Community Concerts: 1955

Seller ID: 016364

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


12 x 9 1/2 paper folded in half to make 4 pages, fold lines but otherwise in excellent condition. Program for a 1954-1955 tour of the Paganini Quartet, consisting of Henry Temianka and Gustave Rosseels on violin, Charles Foidart on Viola and Lucien LaPorte on Cello. The program is signed by Mr. Temianka, (1906-1992), virtuoso violinist who founded the Paganini Quartet in 1946 and was the only constant member throughout its 20 year existence. View more info

Catalogue of High-School and College Texbooks : Including a Complete Index and Price List : 1910

By: Anonymous

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Boston, Ginn and Company: 1910

Seller ID: 016388

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Paper bound, some rubbing, shadowing on front cover, minor spotting, pencil marks. 493 pages of bibliographic listings with descriptions of textbooks offered by publisher. Several illustrations. Index and complete price list in back. View more info

Original Publicity Photograph - Fox Film Corporation

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 016389

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Circa 1930s. 10 x 8 Black and White photograph print of a group of people enjoying a meal together. Typed note on back of photo: "With Irvin S. Cobb, famed humorist, as toastmaster, Winfield Sheehan, vice-president and general manager of Fox Films, entertains visiting celebrities at Cafe de Paris on the Fox "lot". Left to right : Mr. Sheehan (with back to the camera); Mr. Cobb, Amon G. Carter, Texas publisher; Hon. L. W. Robert, assistant secretary of the Tre... View more info

Crepe Craft for Children

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 016421

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Circa 1935 (?). Staple bound, yellow paper cover with illustration of clown in blue and red. 19 pages in black, white and red ink. Instructions on how to make various crafts with crepe paper, intended for children. View more info

Bobarnacele - No. 1

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bucharest, Romania, Editura Typ. Dor. P. Cucu. Lipscani: 1879

Seller ID: 016426

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


22 x 16 inch paper folded to make 5 1/2 x 8 inch newsletter. Comic illustration on front. Chipping, tears in folds. "Seria III - 1879. 10 bani numerul. Vineri 21 X-bre" printed across top. Satirical political magazine printed in Romanian in Bucharest. View more info

Original Photograph - Pacific Gas and Electric Company, Drum Div., Auburn Dist., Operations Force

By: Anonymous

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Auburn, California, 1955

Seller ID: 016431

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


18 1/2 x 7 inch panoramic group photograph, black and white of approximately 140 men from the Pacific Gas and Electric Company, Drum Division, Auburn District, Operating Force in Auburn, California. Dated February 9, 1955. Also includes list of names of the subjects. View more info

First Principles of the True Gospel of Christ

By: Anonymous

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Liverpool, England,

Seller ID: 016432

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Circa 1908. 11 x 8 1/2 newsprint folded in half to make 4 pages. Some chipping. No. 3360 in Flake's "A Mormon Bibliography 1830-1930", only one other variant printing. Flake identifies the probable author as Joshua Hughes Paul, University of Utah professor. Brief explanation of some of the beliefs of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. View more info

Ask Another One

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Elkhart, Indiana, Dr. Miles Medical Company:

Seller ID: 016437

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Circa 1927. Staple bound pamphlet, 6 x 4 3/4 inches. with color illustration of a man and woman reading the pamphlet on the front and a country scene on the back. Minor chipping, notes in ink on front and back cover. 32 pages, alternating trivia questions with advertisements for Dr. Miles Medical Company pharmaceutical products, including "Nervine" and "Aspir-Mint". Dr. Franklin Miles founded the Dr. Miles Medical Company in Elkhart, Indiana, in 1884. Unt... View more info

Columbia Scandinavian Catalogue : Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Finnish, Double Disc Records

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Columbia Records: 1917

Seller ID: 016438

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Staple bound booklet, 5 x 7 inches, with color illustration on front of people in Scandinavian garb dancing under the flags of the four nations. Chipping, tears in fold at spine. 20 pages of listings of recordings in Swedish, Norwegian, Danish and Finnish. Those sections of the catalog are written in those languages. View more info

The American Forestry Association

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., The American Forestry Association: 1904

Seller ID: 016439

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Staple bound booklet with cardstock cover, fading, small tear in fold at spine, gouge on front. 71 pages. Lists the officers, by-laws and members of the American Forestry Association of 1904. The American Forestry Association was founded in 1875 to provide information about and promote conservation of American forests. View more info

Agricultural Almanac for the Year of Our Lord 1895; Being the Third After Leap Year, and Until the Fourth of July, the 119th of American Independence

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Lancaster, Pennsylvania, John Baer's Sons: 1895

Seller ID: 016450

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


String bound pamphlet with significant chipping, especially at corners. Information about sunrise and set times and moon phases arranged monthly. Also contains articles of interest to the farmer. Calculated for the Meridian of Pennsylvania and adjoining states. View more info

Review of the Transactions of the Credit Mobilier Company and an Examination of That Portion of the Testimony Taken by the Committee of Investigation and Reported to the House of Representatives at the Last Session of the Forty-Second Congress Which Relates to Mr. Garfield

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., 1873

Seller ID: 016455

Condition: Collectible-Good


String bound, blue paper wrapper present but detached, significant chipping. 28 pages. The Credit Mobilier Company was established by the Union Pacific Railroad in 1864 to act as a screen in an effort to defraud the government of railroad construction funds. In 1868, Congressman Oakes Ames distributed stock and cash bribes to several office holders. James Garfield (1831-1881) was one of the Representatives accused of involvement. This pamphlet is an attempt to clear Mr. ... View more info

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Original World War I Era Poster - The Jewish Welfare Board

By: Anonymous

Price: $375.00

Publisher: Aleo-Gravure, Inc.: 1918

Seller ID: 016468

Condition: Very Good


22 x 31 inch poster on tan paper with black and blue ink. Several small tears on edges, moisture stain left bottom corner, right bottom corner missing. 1 1/4 inch tear in body of poster. Illustration of World War I soldiers by Sidney Harry Riesenberg (1885-1971), illustrator famous for his World War I posters. Above the illustration is printed "Civilians When We Go Through This We Need All the Help and Comfort You Can Give." Underneath is printed, "The Jewish... View more info

San Francisco Oakland Bay Bridge General Plan & Elevation

By: Anonymous

Price: $37.50

Publisher: State of California Department of Public Works:

Seller ID: 016476

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Circa 1930s. 31 x 11 blueprint drawing. Some chipping and discoloration. Fold lines. "Drawing No. 4" printed in upper right corner and "J.R.L." printed in lower right corner. Blueprint shows the route of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge (built 1933-1936) and the elevation change along the route. View more info

Practical Recipes : Tested for Home Use

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, California, Globe Milles, U. S. A.: 1932

Seller ID: 016483

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Cover title : "Practical Recipes from the Globe Mills". Staple bound booklet with paper wrapper, color illustration of lady baking a cake on front. 5 x 7 inches. 64 pages of household recipes with index, many using Globe flour. View more info

Lawlor's Picture Post Cards : Views of Saint Vincent, W. I.

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Saint Vincent, Thos. Lawlor & Co.:

Seller ID: 016509

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Circa 1900. Six 5 1/2 x 3 1/2 inch black and white postcards, stapled with a red paper wrapper, significantly chipped. The postcards show views of Saint Vincent, an island in Southeastern Caribbean. View more info

Gysegem (Alost) : Institut des Soeurs de St. Vincent de Paul

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Brussells, Belgium, Ern. Thill:

Seller ID: 016511

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Circa 1910. Collection of fifteen 5 1/2 x 3 1/2 sepia-toned postcards, stapled in a green paper wrapper, minor rubbing. Signature in ink on front. Small red stain on front. Views of the Convent of the Sisters of St. Vincent de Paul in the Gijzegem borough of Aalst, Belgium. Apparently, it also served as a girl's school. Captions in French. View more info