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Original Program : Sacramento Music Series Presents the Philadelphia Orchestra Eugene Ormandy, Conducting, Friday Evening, May 21, 1948, Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento, California

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: 1948

Seller ID: 016587

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


12 x 9 inch paper folded in half and printed on all four sides. Fold lines not affecting text. Lists the musical pieces to be performed during the concert, including works composed by Bach, Dvorak, Debussy and Strauss. Also has advertisement for Columbia Records on inside and Sherman Clay piano dealers on back. Marian Anderson (1897-1993) was an African-American contralto, one of the most celebrated singers of her day. This is the original program for a performance in Sa... View more info

Katharine Cornell

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 016589

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Circa 1933. 11 x 8 1/2 inch paper folded in half, printed on four pages. Minor chipping. Promotional literature for a performance of "The Barretts of Wimpole Street" with Katharine Cornell and Basil Rathbone in the Memorial Auditorium in Sacramento, California, on Wednesday, February 7. Includes a one page biography of Katharine Cornell and a black and white photographic portrait. Katharine Cornell (1893-1979) was one of the finest stage actresses of her day, kno... View more info

Original Program : St. Paul's Episcopal Church Music Guild Presents E. Power Biggs in Organ Recital

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: 1965

Seller ID: 016590

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


11 x 8 1/2 inch paper folded in half and printed on all four sides. Very minor wrinkling, not affecting text. No chips. Lists the organ musical pieces to be performed during the recital on the newly restored 1877 Johnson Tracker Organ. E. Power Biggs (1906-1977) was a concert organist and recording artist who sparked a revival of classical pipe organ music. This is a program for two performances on March 16 and 17, 1965. View more info

America's Epic Poet (cover title)

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Macmillan Company:

Seller ID: 016591

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Circa 1930. Staple bound, orange cardstock wrapper with small tear in spine, some scuffing on front. 19 pages with photographic portrait of John G. Neihardt, 4 illustrations. Stamped "discarded" in purple in on front and back fly leaves. Includes article titled, "John G. Neihardt : America's Poet for the Ages" and "Appreciations from the Press". Publisher's promotional literature for the works of John G. Neihardt (1881-1973), and author of poetry ... View more info

Collection of Photographic Portraits : The Fireside Poets

By: Anonymous

Price: $50.00

Seller ID: 016599

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Circa 1880s. Collection of six 5 1/2 x 3 3/4 inch oval bust portraits in Victorian Era decorated mat and wooden frame. 33 x 9 1/2 inches overall. Some scuffing of the portraits, adds to the antique look of the piece. The subjects of the portraits are the "Fireside Poets" - William Cullen Bryant, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr., Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, James Russell Lowell, and John Greenleaf Whittier - along with Ralph Waldo Emerson. The Fireside Poets were a grou... View more info

Illustrations of the Oregon Trail Monument Expedition 1906-7-10-11

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016606

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Foldout brochure (24 3/4 x 6 1/4 inch), black and white photographs on twelve panels, folds to 4 1/8 x 6 1/4 inches. Cover title. Images of Meeker's Homestead in Puyallup, Washington "Camp 1" 1906; On the Street, Terre Haute, Indiana, 1910; "Jim" Meeker's Dog; A Sage Plain, Snake River, Idaho, 1910; Nooning; A Difficult Drive, Snake River, Idaho, 1910; Oregon Trail Monuments; Planting a Marker/Found the Trail; Broad Street, Near Wall, New York City, 1907;... View more info

Souvenir of Historic Frederick : Facts Concerning the Early History of Frederick, Md. (cover title)

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Frederick, Maryland, Marken & Bielfeld: 1908

Seller ID: 016609

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


String bound, brown paper wrapper, moderate chipping, some scuffing not affecting text. 32 pages with 17 color illustrations of points of interest in Frederick, Maryland. Errata slip laid in front. Previous owners signature on front cover. Stamp from Geo. M. Chambers Bookbinders of Frederick, Maryland in back. History of Frederick, Maryland, founded in 1745. Clean, tight copy. View more info

General Orders No. 56 : Headquarters of the Army, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, August 11, 1887

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., [Government Printing Office]: 1888

Seller ID: 016627

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Staple bound, no cover, clean and unchipped. 11 pages of rules and regulations for the government of the Hospital Corps of the United States Army. View more info

The Women's Home and Foreign Missionary Society : 1890, 1917, 1918

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Fort Plain, New York, Reformed Church: 1918

Seller ID: 016739

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Staple bound, yellow paper wrapper. Minor chipping, sunning at lower edge. Program for the Missionary Society meetings from September 1917 to July 1918, typed and mimeographed. The Society appears to have met on the first Friday of each month for a presentation on an interesting subject and "social hour". This program lists the subject, presenter, and who is responsible for the social hour. View more info

The Frontier-Land

By: Anonymous

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Chamber's: 1879

Seller ID: 016632

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Excerpt from a 1879 issue of Chamber's Magazine with paper wrapper. 4 pages. A synopsis and review of the book "On the Frontier" by Major J. S. Campion, a chronicle of an 1878 bison hunting trip on the prairie. View more info