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1 HISTORY OF CLEAR CREEK COUNTY. Tailings, Tracks, & Tommyknockers
1986 0935241000 / 9780935241006 (COLORADO) HISTORY OF CLEAR CREEK COUNTY, Tailings, Tracks, & Tommyknockers. (Denver, CO: Specialty Pub., Inc., 1986). 451p, 12" X 8 1/2", leather, illus. (incl. map on endpapers), fine. 1st edition. History of Clear Creek County located in north central Colorado. Towns, schools, industry, churches, civic organizations are profiled, and there are 372 pages of family histories. 
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2 OHIO: A PHOTOGRAPHIC PORTRAIT 1935-1941
1980 0873382447 / 9780873382441 OHIO: A PHOTOGRAPHIC PORTRAIT 1935-1941, Farm Security Administration Photographs. Akron, OH: Akron Art Institute, (1980). 95p, pictorial wraps, b & w photographs, vg. Photographers include: Carl Mydans, Theodor Jung, John Vachon, Arthur Rothstein, Ben Shahn, Russell Lee and Marion Post Wolcott. 
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3 THE GREAT EAST RIVER BRIDGE, 1883-1983
1983 0810909820 / 9780810909823 THE GREAT EAST RIVER BRIDGE, 1883-1983. (Brooklyn, NY): The Brooklyn Museum, (1983). 180p, 12" X 9", cloth, illus. (2 folded, some colored), vg in dj. Catalogue of an exhibition commemorating the centennial of the Brooklyn Bridge, with drawings, documents, photographs, art work, etc. documenting the planning and construction of the bridge. 
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4 WHO'S WHO IN THE MIDWEST, 1984-1985. 19TH Edition
1984 0837907195 / 9780837907192 WHO'S WHO IN THE MIDWEST, 1984-1985. 19th Edition. Chicago: Marquis Who's Who, (1984). 915p, 11 3/4" X 9", cloth, vg+. 
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5 FROM THE HIGH PLAINS
Fischer, John 1978 0060112697 / 9780060112691 Fischer, John. FROM THE HIGH PLAINS. NY: Harper & Row, (1978). 181p, 1/4 cloth, drawings by Paul Laune, vg+ in vg dj. First Edition. 
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6 FROM SAIL TO STEAM
Francaviglia, Richard V. 1998 0292725035 / 9780292725034 Francaviglia, Richard V. FROM SAIL TO STEAM. Austin, TX: Univ. of Texas Pr, (1998). 324p, cloth, illus, vg+ in dj. First Edition. Four Centuries of Texas Maritime History, 1500-1900. 
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7 CEDAR POINT, The Queen of American Watering Places
Francis, David W. and Diane DeMali Francis 1988 0938936751 / 9780938936756 (AMUSEMENT PARKS) Francis, David W. and Francis, Diane DeMali. CEDAR POINT, The Queen of American Watering Places. Canton, Ohio: Daring Books, (1988). 176p, 11"x 8 1/2", color illustrated boards, many illustrations, vg+. Index. After spending several work breaks with this history of the amusement park, employees of the Bookseller heartily recommend it.$22.50. 
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8 THE HISTORICAL ATLAS OF NEW YORK CITY, A Visual Celebration of Nearly
Homberger, Eric 1994 0805060049 / 9780805060041 Homberger, Eric. THE HISTORICAL ATLAS OF NEW YORK CITY, A Visual Celebration of Nearly 400 Years of New York City's History. New York: Henry Holt and Co., (1994). 192p, 11" X 8 1/2", pictorial softcover, illus. (many in color), near fine. Alice Hudson, Cartography Consultant. Editor: Elizabeth Wyse. [a]. 
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9 HUDSON'S HERITAGE
Izant, Grace Goulder 1985 0873383230 / 9780873383233 (SUMMIT CO-HUDSON) Izant, Grace Goulder. HUDSON'S HERITAGE. A Chronicle of the Founding and the Flowering of the Village of Hudson, Ohio. (Kent, OH): Kent State Univ. Press, 1985. 278p, cloth, pictorial endpapers, many illustrations, vg in dj. 1st edition. 
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10 CLEVELAND, Where the East Coast Meets the Midwest
Jedick, Peter 1993 0960550828 / 9780960550821 Jedick, Peter. CLEVELAND, Where the East Coast Meets the Midwest. (Cleveland, OH: Jedick, 1993). 109p, 10 7/8" x 8 1/4", trade pb, illus, vg+. 2nd ed. Ten articles on Cleveland history. 
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11 OHIO AND ITS PEOPLE
Knepper, George 1997 0873385950 / 9780873385954 Knepper, George. OHIO AND ITS PEOPLE. Kent, OH: Kent State Univ., (1997). 532p, 10" X 7", pictorial softcover, illustrations, very light cover wear o/w vg. 
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12 POMONA, A CENTENNIAL HISTORY
Lothrop, Gloria Ricci 1988 0897812638 / 9780897812634 Lothrop, Gloria Ricci. POMONA, A CENTENNIAL HISTORY. No location, Windsor, (1988). 191p, 11" X 8.5", cloth, color and b & w photos, vg in dj. First Edition. 
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13 WHEELS OF FORTUNE
Love, Steve & David Giffels 1998 1884836380 / 9781884836381 Love, Steve & David Giffels. WHEELS OF FORTUNE, The Story of Rubber in Akron. Akron, OH: University of Akron Press, 1999. 359p, 11"x 8 1/2", paperback, many illustrations, vg. Bibliographical references, index. Signed by authors. Forward by Rita Dove, former Poet Laureate from Akron, Ohio. A history of the rubber industry and trade. Drawn from a year long newspaper series. 
Price: 19.50 USD
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14 WHEELS OF FORTUNE, The Story of Rubber in Akron
Love, Steve & David Giffels 1998 1884836372 / 9781884836374 Love, Steve & David Giffels. WHEELS OF FORTUNE, The Story of Rubber in Akron. Akron, OH: Beacon Journal Pub. Co., 1998. 359p, 11"x 8 1/2", many illus., dj, vg+. Bibliographical references, index. 1st editions. Forward by Rita Dove, former Poet Laureate and from Akron, Ohio. A history of the rubber industry and trade. 
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15 BATTLE CREEK, The Place Behind the Products
Massie, Larry B. & Peter J. Schmitt 1984 0897811178 / 9780897811170 Massie, Larry B. & Peter J. Schmitt. BATTLE CREEK, The Place Behind the Products. Woodland Hills, CA: Windsor Pub., (1984). 135p, 11" X 8 1/2", cloth, illus. (some in color), vg in dj. 1st edition. Inscribed. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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16 CLEVELAND, CONFUSED CITY ON A SEESAW
Porter, Phillip W. 1976 0814202640 / 9780814202647 Porter, Phillip W. CLEVELAND, Confused City on a Seesaw. (Columbus): Ohio State University Press, (1976). 314p., cloth, dj, illus, jacket lightly worn and faded, vg. Porter(1900-1985) had a long and distinguished career as a journalist in Cleveland, including managing editor of the "Plain Dealer." This book is a personal history of Cleveland based upon Porter's 50 year career as a working newspaperman. 
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17 COLOSSAL CATARACT: The Geological History of Niagara Falls
Tesmer, Irving H., ed 1981 0873955234 / 9780873955232 Tesmer, Irving H., ed. COLOSSAL CATARACT: The Geological History of Niagara Falls. Albany: State University of New York Press, (1981). 219p., illus wrappers, illus (incl. maps, one colored, folded map in pocket at end), name on endpaper, very good. A collection of 7 essays by American and Canadian scholars. The colored map, measuring 25" x 32" is said to be the only available detailed geological map of the Niagara area at that time. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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18 THE STATE OF SEQUOYAH
Walker, Jerald C. 1985 0913504955 / 9780913504956 Walker, Jerald C. THE STATE OF SEQUOYAH, An Impressionistic Look at Eastern Oklahoma. Kansas City, Lowell Pr, (1985). 106p, 9" X 10", cloth, photographs by Daisy Decazes, map endpapers, vg in dj. 
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19 JACKSONIAN POLITICS AND COMMUNITY CONFLICT
Watson, Harry L. 1981 080710857X / 9780807108574 Watson, Harry L. JACKSONIAN POLITICS AND COMMUNITY CONFLICT, The Emergence of the Second American Party System in Cumberland County North Carolina. Baton Rouge, Louisiana State Univ. Pr, (1981). 354p, cloth, illustrated, vg+ in dj. 
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20 THE ISLAND QUEEN, Cincinnati's Excursion Steamer
White, John H. and Robert J. White 1998 1884836348 / 9781884836343 White, John H. and Robert J. White. THE ISLAND QUEEN, Cincinnati's Excursion Steamer. Akron, Ohio: University of Akron Press, 1998. 115 p, 8 1/2" x 11" trade paperback, illus, fine. 2nd ed. History of the paddlewheeler, built in 1925, which for over 20 years carried people on the Ohio River from Cincinnati to the Coney Island amusement park 8 1/2 miles upstream from the city. 
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