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81 LAND GRANT DOCUMENT.
1855 2 (IOWA) LAND GRANT DOCUMENT. 10"X 16" land grant document signed by Assistant Secretary Baldwin for Franklin Pierce in 1855 stating that Daniel Rider of Jefferson County, Iowa has made full payment for 13+ acres at Kanesville, Iowa. A faded and somewhat worn seal of the U.S. General Land Office is affixed to the lower left corner. 
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82 LAST SERMON PREACHED IN THE FIRST UNITARIAN CHURCH SUNDAY, MAY 16TH,
1880 2 (ERIE CO) THE LAST SERMON PREACHED IN THE FIRST UNITARIAN CHURCH SUNDAY, MAY 16TH, and Addresses Delivered at the Dedication of the Church of Our Father, Buffalo, NY, October 13, 1880. Buffalo: Selkirk & Carrell, 1880. 65p, cloth, illus., vg. Rev. G.W. Cutter delivered the sermon closing the old church. There were 3 addresses dedicating the new church. 
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LITTLE GUIDE TO NIAGARA FALLS...And a Program For a Two Week's Vi
83 LITTLE GUIDE TO NIAGARA FALLS...And a Program For a Two Week's Vi
1890 Paperback 2 A LITTLE GUIDE TO NIAGARA FALLS...And a Program For a Two Week's Visit, by An Old Resident. Buffalo, NY: Matthews, Northrup, & Co., 1890. 44p., illus wrappers, illus (incl. map), cover soiled o/w very good. Suggestions provided for a two week visit to the Falls. 
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84 LIVERMORE'S HISTORY OF BLOCK ISLAND RHODE ISLAND.
1961 Paperback 3 LIVERMORE'S HISTORY OF BLOCK ISLAND RHODE ISLAND. No place: Block Island Committee of Republication, 1961. 371p, pictorial softcover, illus., covers stained, good. Reproduced and enhanced; originally printed in 1877. 
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85 LOCOMOTIVES AND LOCOMOTIVE BUILDING, Being a Brief Sketch of the
1886 3 LOCOMOTIVES AND LOCOMOTIVE BUILDING, Being a Brief Sketch of the Growth of the Railroad System and of the Various Improvements in Locomotive Building in America, Together with a History of the Origin and Growth of the Roberts Locomotive and Machine Works, Paterson, New Jersey, From 1831 to 1886. NY: Wm. S Gottsberger, 1886. 200p, 11 1/4" x 8", cloth, illus. (6 unnumbered plates, 28 numbered plates, 236 figures), wear to edges, a few small marks on cover, light foxing on some pages, tear to rear free endpaper repaired with tape, notes on endpapers and in text, good. A brief history of the Rogers Works, the development of the locomotive in America, technical information about locomotives. The 28 numbered plates picture locomotives with accompanying technical information. 
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86 MAGAZINE OF HISTORY AND BIOGRAPHY by The Randolph County Historical
1954 Paperback 1 MAGAZINE OF HISTORY AND BIOGRAPHY by The Randolph County Historical Society. Elkins, WV: Randolph County Historical Society, 1954. No. 11, Dec. 1954, 110p, paper wrappers, fine. "30 Year Anniversary Number". Articles on the history of this north east central West Virginia county. 
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MAP OF THE "NEW ISLAND WANDERER" ROUTE.
87 MAP OF THE "NEW ISLAND WANDERER" ROUTE.
1889 Paperback 3 MAP OF THE "NEW ISLAND WANDERER" ROUTE. Rochester, NY: L. Higginbotham, Engraver, 1889. Map. 12 1/2" x 27", folded, illus wrappers, covers browned, detached, minor tear on map, good. Describes a 50 mile railroad trip overlooking the 1000 Islands on the St. Lawrence River. 
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88 MINUTES OF THE TWELFTH ANNIVERSARY OF THE NEW-LONDON ASSOCIATION,
1829 Paperback 3 MINUTES OF THE TWELFTH ANNIVERSARY OF THE NEW-LONDON ASSOCIATION, Held in the Baptist Meeting-House, in Lebanon, New-London Co. C+. September 30th, and October 1st, 1829. Norwich: J. Dunham, Printer, 1829. 8p, self-wraps, small spots on cover, foxing, library markings, good. An unopened copy. Report of the activities of an association of Baptist ministers. 
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MORRIS' TOURIST HAND BOOK, Illustrated, with Descriptive Matter of
89 MORRIS' TOURIST HAND BOOK, Illustrated, with Descriptive Matter of
1892 Paperback 3 MORRIS' TOURIST HAND BOOK, Illustrated, with Descriptive Matter of Interest...Embracing...Niagara Falls, Catskill Mountains, The Rangeley Lakes, Portland, ME, Bar Harbor, South West Harbour, Saratoga Springs, The Adirondacks, White Mountain, and the Sea Shore. Portland, ME: G.W. Morris, no date, c.1892. 316p., pictorial wrappers, illus, illus (incl. folded map), wear to edges, light browning of paper, good. Long descriptions of places of interest, methods of transportation, hotels, etc. Many illustrations, many ads. 
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90 MORTON ALLAN DIRECTORY OF EUROPEAN PASSENGER STEAMSHIP ARRIVALS FOR
1980 3 MORTON ALLAN DIRECTORY OF EUROPEAN PASSENGER STEAMSHIP ARRIVALS FOR THE YEAR 1890 TO 1930 AT THE PORT OF NEW YORK AND FOR THE YEARS 1904 TO 1926 AT THE PORTS OF NEW YORK, PHILADELPHIA, BOSTON AND BALTIMORE. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1980. 268p, cloth, ex library, covers spotted, good. First published in New York, 1931. 
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MR. J.G. NORRIS, AND THE VISIT TO CANADA OF H.R.H. THE PRINCE OF WALES
91 MR. J.G. NORRIS, AND THE VISIT TO CANADA OF H.R.H. THE PRINCE OF WALES
1876 2 MR. J.G. NORRIS, AND THE VISIT TO CANADA OF H.R.H. THE PRINCE OF WALES. Ottawa: Printed for Private Circulation, 1876. 30p, leather, covers worn, detached, fair. Account of the Prince's visit, much of it reprinted from local newspapers. Evidently J.G. Norris was instrumental in arranging the visit. 
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92 MY PENNSYLVANIA:
1946 2 MY PENNSYLVANIA: A Brief History of the Commonwealth's Sixty-seven Counties. (Harrisburg): Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (1946). 165p, 11 3/4"x 9", cloth, illus. (photos & maps of each county, color frontis, color map on endpapers), minor tears in text, vg. 
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93 NATIVE AMERICAN WEAVINGS FROM THE EDNA M. KELLY COLLECTION.
1995 2 NATIVE AMERICAN WEAVINGS FROM THE EDNA M. KELLY COLLECTION. Oxford, OH: Miami University Art Museum, (1995). 53p, 8 1/2" X 11" (oblong), plastic binding, illus. (some in color), vg+. Exhibition catalogue. 
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94 NEW ENGLAND TOUR OF HIS ROYAL HIGHNESS THE PRINCE OF WALES,
1860 Paperback 2 THE NEW ENGLAND TOUR OF HIS ROYAL HIGHNESS THE PRINCE OF WALES, (Baron Renfrew), From the Reception at the Massachusetts Line to the Embarkation at Portland. Boston: Bee Printing Co., 1860. 56p., wrappers, covers worn, soiled, loose, text soiled, fair. 2nd ed. Day-by-day account of the Prince's visit to New England, part of his trip to the United States and Canada. Contains ads. 
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95 NEW YORK 1653-1953, The New York Times Magazine, February 1, 1953,
1953 2 
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96 NEW YORK CENTRAL AND HUDSON RIVER RAILWAY ROUTE. New York, Albany,
1878 Paperback 3 NEW YORK CENTRAL AND HUDSON RIVER RAILWAY ROUTE. New York, Albany, Troy, Saratoga. Taintor's Route Guides. NY: Taintor Brothers, Merrill & Co., (1878). 108p, wrappers, illus. (incl. maps, fold-out view), wraps worn and detached, light damp stain on first 15p, fair-good. Pagination erratic. Pages 72-74 describe an excursion to Niagara Falls with views. Contains ads and many small maps of the route. 
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97 NEW YORK HISTORY: Quarterly Journal of the New York State Historical
1938 Paperback 3 NEW YORK HISTORY: Quarterly Journal of the New York State Historical Association. Albany, NY: New York State Historical Association, 1938. Vol. 19, No. 3, July 1938, pp. 229-358, wrappers, illus, covers lightly worn and soiled, good. Contains articles, book reviews on subjects relative to New York. 
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98 NEW YORK HISTORY: Quarterly Journal of the New York State Historical
1937 Paperback 3 NEW YORK HISTORY: Quarterly Journal of the New York State Historical Association. Albany, NY: New York State Historical Association, 1937. Vol. 18, No. 1, January, 1937, 116p., wrappers, illus, covers lightly worn, faded, good. Contains articles, book reviews on subjects relative to New York. This issue gives an account of the Association's meeting in Niagara Falls in 1936. 
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99 NEW YORK HISTORY: The Quarterly Journal of the New York State
1937 Paperback 3 NEW YORK HISTORY: The Quarterly Journal of the New York State Historical Association, 1937. Vol. 18, No. 4, October 1837, pp. 357-526, wrappers, illus, covers lightly worn, soiled, and faded, good. Contains articles, book reviews on subjects relative to New York. This issue contains articles on Niagara Falls, President Chester A. Arthur, a list of Association members, and an Index. 
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100 NIAGARA FALLS AND RIVER, NIAGARA FALLS, CANADA. World's Greatest
1900 Paperback 3 NIAGARA FALLS AND RIVER, NIAGARA FALLS, CANADA. World's Greatest Scenic Wonder. Niagara Falls, Canada: F.H. Leslie Limited, no date (c1900). 19 leaves, 8" x 12", illus wrappers with ribbon at spine, illus, covers lightly worn and soiled, ownership stamp on title-page and back cover, very good. "18 Specially Selected Views". Printed on rectos only. 
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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.
125.00 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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