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21 BATTLE CREEK 150, SESQUICENTENNIAL 1831-1981.
1980 2 BATTLE CREEK 150, SESQUICENTENNIAL 1831-1981. Battle Creek, MI: Battle Creek Sesquicentennial Committee, (1980). 208p, 8 1/2" X 10", cloth, many illus., name on endpaper, vg in soiled dj. Photographs with brief informative captions. 
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BEAUTIFUL SCENES OF THE WHITE CITY, A Portfolio of Original Copper-
22 BEAUTIFUL SCENES OF THE WHITE CITY, A Portfolio of Original Copper-
1894 Paperback 2 (ILLINOIS) BEAUTIFUL SCENES OF THE WHITE CITY, A Portfolio of Original Copper-Plate Half-Tones of the World's Fair... Chicago: Laird & Lee, 1894. 15 parts, (8 leaves per part), 11" X 13 1/2", paper wrappers, illus., most wrappers detached and chipped, text lightly worn, fair. Photographs, with generous captions. 
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23 BENTLEYVILLE SESQUICENTENNIAL 1816-1966.
1966 Paperback 2 BENTLEYVILLE SESQUICENTENNIAL 1816-1966. No credits, 1966. 137p, 11" X 9", color wraps, illus, top spine bumped, small tape pieces on back cover, vg. Sesquicentennial History of Bentleyville (PA) and Vicinity, Compiled by Committees D.A.P. of D.P.W. and Friends. 
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BLENNERHASSETT ISLAND, History and Romance.
24 BLENNERHASSETT ISLAND, History and Romance.
1930 Paperback 2 BLENNERHASSETT ISLAND, History and Romance. (Parkersburg, WV: Board of Commerce, no date-1930? ). 12p., pictorial wrappers, vg. A brief history and description of the island in the Ohio River prepared by Major Will G. Peterkin. 
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25 BOOK OF PRIVILEGES AND GUIDE.
1901 Paperback 3 BOOK OF PRIVILEGES AND GUIDE. Buffalo, NY: Visitors Information Co., (1901). 209p., wrappers, illus (incl. 2 folded maps), covers lightly worn and soiled, minor tears to one of the folded maps, good. On front cover: "Pan-American Exposition, Buffalo, Niagara Falls and Lake Chautauqua." A comprehensive guide, with calendar of events and an index. Contains ads. 
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26 BROADER BRITAIN, Photographs Depicting the Scenery, the Cities and
1895 3 BROADER BRITAIN, Photographs Depicting the Scenery, the Cities and Dependencies of the Crown, ... London: The Werner Company of Chicago, 1895. 192p, 10 1/2" x 13", cloth with leather spine and corners, illus, front board detached, wear to edges, good. Photographs with extensive captions. There are many photographs of American scenes, including several of Niagara Falls. 
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27 BUFFALO, NIAGARA FALLS MAP BY WAGNER.
1932 Paperback 3 BUFFALO, NIAGARA FALLS MAP BY WAGNER. Cincinnati: A.C. Wagner Co., (1932). 16p., illus wrappers, illus (maps), covers soiled and lightly worn, text detached, good. Contains street indexes for Buffalo and Niagara Falls, NY, and Niagara Falls, Ontario. 
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28 BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL MEN OF BUFFALO, WHO THEY ARE AND WHAT THEY
1916 2 (NEW YORK) BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL MEN OF BUFFALO, Who They Are and What They Are Doing. Buffalo: Hammond Press, (1916). 110p, 10 1/2"x7", rebound in cloth, illus., vg. Around 200 photographs, arranged four to a page, with short biographical sketches. 
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29 CAMPBELL'S JOURNAL. World's Fair, St. Louis Illustrated, 1904,
1904 Paperback 3 (FAIRS-MISSOURI) CAMPBELL'S JOURNAL. World's Fair, St. Louis Illustrated, 1904, Commemorating the Purchase of the Lousiana Territory, 1803. Chicago: Campbell's Journal, 1904. Vol. 14, No. 2. (32p), illustrated self wrappers, illustrated, covers worn and soiled, very light damp stain on most pages, fair-good. A history of the Exposition to be carried out in the JOURNAL until January of 1905. Local ads. 
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CANADA.
30 CANADA.
1964 3 CANADA. New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, (1964). 484p., cloth, illus (incl. 11 colored plates and 2 folded colored maps at end), very good in dj with light wear to edges. One in a series of Nagel's travel guides, this with text prepared by William H. Parker. 34 routes are described. 
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31 CARNEGIE AREA DIAMOND JUBILEE,
1969 Paperback 2 CARNEGIE AREA DIAMOND JUBILEE, 1969, Marking the Celebration of Seventy-five Years. No publisher, 1969. No pagination (c46p), 11" X 8.5", pictorial wraps, illustrated, vg. Souvenir Book. 
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32 CARPENTERS' HALL ...and Its Historic Memories.
1876 Paperback 2 (PENNSYLVANIA) CARPENTERS' HALL ...and Its Historic Memories. (Philadelphia): Published By the Company (of Carpenters), 1876. 20p, 5 1/2"x 4 1/8", pictorial paper wrappers, illus., covers lightly worn and soiled, text soiled, vg. Brief history of the headquarters of the Carpenters' Company, established in Philadelphia in 1724. (Perhaps we would call this a Union Hall today). 
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33 CELEBRATED COLLECTION OF AMERICANA FORMED BY THE LATE THOMAS WINTHROP
1983 2 (BOOKS ABOUT BOOKS) THE CELEBRATED COLLECTION OF AMERICANA FORMED BY THE LATE THOMAS WINTHROP STREETER, MORRISON, NEW JERSEY. Sold by order of the Trustees. NY: Parke-Bernet Galleries, 1966-1970. 8 vols., printed boards, illus., lightly soiled, a few pencil notes, bookplates, vg. Introduction by Lawrence C. Wroth; index (vol. 8) by Edward J. Lazare. Lists of prices realized laid in vols. 1,3,4,5 & 7. Index vol. bound in cloth. A detailed catalogue of the 4421 items in Streeter's great collection, arguably the most important of its kind since the sale of the Brinley Collection in 1879-1983. 
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34 CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION OF THE OFFICIAL ORGANIZATION OF THE TOWN OF
1894 3 (SENECA CO) CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION OF THE OFFICIAL ORGANIZATION OF THE TOWN OF ROMULUS, SENECA COUNTY, NEW YORK. (Geneva, NY: Courier Job Department), 1894. 142p, cloth, beginning inner hinge crack, corner bumped, endpapers lightly foxed, good+. Index. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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35 CHARTER ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NIAGARA FALLS, NEW YORK.
1900 2 CHARTER ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NIAGARA FALLS, NEW YORK. Niagara Falls, NY: Cataract Journal Press, (1900). 258p., cloth, leather spine and corners, covers worn, spine missing, boards detached, minor water-stain, fair. Contains a detailed index to the charter, and blank pages on which to paste in future amendments. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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CHARTERS OF THE NIAGARA POWER AND DEVELOPMENT COMPANY.
36 CHARTERS OF THE NIAGARA POWER AND DEVELOPMENT COMPANY.
1895 Paperback 3 CHARTERS OF THE NIAGARA POWER AND DEVELOPMENT COMPANY. (Buffalo, NY: The Niagara Power and Development Company, 1895). 37p., wrappers, covers lightly worn and soiled, pencil notes on front cover, good. Seven legislative acts relating to The Niagara Power and Development Company, with the legal opinion of these acts by Attorneys Ormerod & Guenther. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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37 COLLECTION OF MEMORIALS CONCERNING DIVERS DECEASED MINISTERS AND
1787 2 (QUAKERS) COLLECTION OF MEMORIALS CONCERNING DIVERS DECEASED MINISTERS AND OTHERS OF THE PEOPLE CALLED QUAKERS, In Pennsylvania, New-Jersey, and Parts Adjacent, From Nearly the First Settlement thereof to the Year 1787. Philadelphia: Joseph Crukshank, 1787. 439p, paper boards, cloth spine, covers worn and soiled, spine cloth torn, covers loose, text stained, names on endpapers, fair. 1st American ed. Sabin, 14377. Over 160 biographies of prominent Quakers. This copy is uncut and in original printer's boards. Biographies are alphabetically indexed. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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38 COLLECTIONS OF THE MINNESOTA HISTORICAL SOCIETY. VOLUME I.
1872 3 COLLECTIONS OF THE MINNESOTA HISTORICAL SOCIETY. VOLUME I. St. Paul: Ramaley, Chaney & Co., 1872. 519p, cloth, covers stained, front free endpaper missing, text lightly foxed, good. "Being a Republication of the Original Parts Issued in 1850-51-52-53-56." See Howes, "U.S.iana," M641. 4 annual nos. were published in 1850, 1851, 1852 and 1853, and reprinted in 1856. This is a reprint of the 1856 printing. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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39 COLONIAL NEW YORK.
1956 1 COLONIAL NEW YORK. (NY?: Fredrick Fine Art, 1956). 4 colored lithographs, unbound, 10"x 14" in a paper folder, folder soiled, lithographs fine. New York scenes: "Wall Street Looking East 1797," "View of Murray Street 1822," "Broadway & Vesey Street 1831," and "Approach to Staten Island 1851." 
Price: 7.50 USD
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40 CONGRESSIONAL RECORD; Containing the Proceedings of the Senate Sitting
1876 2 CONGRESSIONAL RECORD; Containing the Proceedings of the Senate Sitting for the Trial of William W. Belknap, Late Secretary of War, on the Articles of Impeachment Exhibited by the House of Representatives. Forty-Fourth Congress, First Session. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1876. 387p, 11 1/2" X 9", boards with leather spine and corners, covers worn, soiled, front cover detached, repairs with tape and cloth, text lightly soiled, minor tears, fair. Belknap (1829-1890), a member of President Grant's Cabinet was impeached for malfeasance in office. He resigned in an effort to block his trial. Unsuccessful, he was nonetheless successful. (His impeachment required a 2/3 majority). This is considered the best account of his trial. (DAB, Vol. I). 
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New Arrivals
EDISON PIONEERS. Constitution and By-Laws. Founded January 24, 1918.
EDISON PIONEERS. Constitution and By-Laws. Founded January 24, 1918.
75.00 USD


THE UNDERGROUND RAIL ROAD. A Record of Facts, Authentic Narratives, Still, William
THE UNDERGROUND RAIL ROAD. A Record of Facts, Authentic Narratives
37.50 USD


BLOCK ISLAND TO NANTUCKET: Narragansett and Buzzards Bay. Block Island, Blanchard, Fessenden S.
BLOCK ISLAND TO NANTUCKET: Narragansett and Buzzards Bay. Block Island
12.50 USD


SOUVENIR VIEWS. Pan-American Exposition, Including Views of Niagara
SOUVENIR VIEWS. Pan-American Exposition, Including Views of Niagara
12.50 USD


EDISON AND HIS INVENTIONS, Including the Many Incidents, Anecdotes,, McClure, J.B., ed.
EDISON AND HIS INVENTIONS, Including the Many Incidents, Anecdotes,
65.00 USD


 
 


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