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1 1853. HACKSTAFF'S NEW GUIDE BOOK OF NIAGARA FALLS
1853 1853. HACKSTAFF'S NEW GUIDE BOOK OF NIAGARA FALLS. Niagara Falls, NY: W.E. Tunis & Co., 1853. 80p., cloth, illus (incl. folded map), covers worn and soiled, names on endpaper and title-page, text lightly foxed, map torn with repairs with tape, good. Guide to the Falls and vicinity. 
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2 1895. TAX BOOK. CITY OF PROVIDENCE. A Correct List of the Taxes
1895 (RHODE ISLAND) 1895. TAX BOOK. CITY OF PROVIDENCE. A Correct List of the Taxes Assessed Under Ordinance of the City Council. Approved May 7, 1895. Providence, RI: O. A. Carleton & Co., 1895. 480p, printed paper wrappers, covers some wear, good. Arranged alphabetically by name, with amount of tax assessed. Contains ads. 
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3 75th ANNIVERSARY JUBILEE BOOK OF THE NORTH AMERICAN SWISS ALLIANCE..
1941 75th Anniversary Jubilee Book of the North American Swiss Alliance... 1865-1940. (New York: North American Swiss Alliance, 1941). 151p., 10 3/4" X, illus, covers worn and soiled, repaired with tape, back cover missing, text lightly soiled, a few notes in ink, fair. Contains a history of the Alliance, lists of officers, lists of members, of local societies, etc. 
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4 A CENTURY OF PROGRESS. Chicago 1934
1934 A CENTURY OF PROGRESS. Chicago 1934. (Chicago?): Baltimore & Ohio R.R>, 1934. 10 leaves, folded, 9" x 8", brochure, illus, self-wrappers, illus (incl map), lightly soiled and worn, good. Feature: The Chicago World's Fair, with information on travel to and from Chicago by train. 
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5 A LIST OF PERSONS ASSESSED IN THE CITY TAX OF $128,322. Being the
1848 (RHODE ISLAND) A LIST OF PERSONS ASSESSED IN THE CITY TAX OF $128,322. Being the amount produced by an Assessment of 45 cents on each $100 of ratable property. Providence, RI: H. H. Brown, 1848. 88p, handwritten paper wrappers pasted over original wrappers, wear to edges, soiled, last leaf pasted down to rear wrap, fair. Written on front wrap- property of S.A. Brightman. Persons are listed in alphabetical order, with amount of tax assessed. 
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A NEW GUIDE TO NIAGARA FALLS AND VICINITY
6 A NEW GUIDE TO NIAGARA FALLS AND VICINITY
1897 A NEW GUIDE TO NIAGARA FALLS AND VICINITY. Chicago: Rand, McNally & Co., 1897. 159p., illus wrappers, illus (incl. folded map), covers lightly worn, good-very good. General description of the Falls, with descriptions of Buffalo, Rochester, Toronto, Chautauqua, and other places of interest. 
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7 AMERICANA, PRINTED AND IN MANUSCRIPT
1948 AMERICANA, PRINTED AND IN MANUSCRIPT. Biloxi, Mississippi: Charles F. Heartman, (1948). 223p., paper wrappers, illus., very good, catalogue 120. A priced catalogue of 2282 books, pamphlets, etc. of Americana, with much on African-Americans and slavery. 
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8 ANNUAL OF THE MERCHANT TAILORS' NATIONAL EXCHANGE OF THE Volume XIII
1898 ANNUAL OF THE MERCHANT TAILORS' NATIONAL EXCHANGE OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Volume XIII. Chicago: Rogers & Smith Co., 1898. 83p, paper wrappers, illus., outer hinges splitting, paper browning, g. Proceedings of the organization's 13th annual convention in Richmond, Va., with list of officers, committee members, delegates, reports, rules, etc. 
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9 ANNUAL REPORT OF THE DIRECTORS OF SWAN POINT CEMETERY MADE TO THE
1917 (RHODE ISLAND) ANNUAL REPORT OF THE DIRECTORS OF SWAN POINT CEMETERY MADE TO THE PROPRIETORS, February 6, 1917, Together with the Charter, By-Laws, Rules, Regulations, etc. Providence, RI: Standard Printing Co., 1917. 39p, printed paper wrappers, illus., vg. Report covers 1916. Statistics, treasurer's report, list of officers, etc. From pictures, looks like a restful spot. 
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10 AUTOGRAPHS
1879 AUTOGRAPHS. Autograph book. 62 leaves, 3 1/2" X 5", cloth, all edges gilt, cover edges very lightly worn, vg. First leaf has name "Alice S. Church, Bristol, R.I. 4-7-1879." Only a few leaves have autographs, dated in 1879 and 1880, in Rhode Island and Massachusetts. 
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11 BOOK OF PRIVILEGES AND GUIDE
1901 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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12 CANADA'S PRINTING PIONEERS. Volume 31, No. 2, 1966
1966 CANADA'S PRINTING PIONEERS. Volume 31, No. 2, 1966. Toronto: Provincial Paper, Limited, 1966. 39p. 11" x 8 1/2", illustrated wraps, illustrated including tipped on intaglio prints, vg. 
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13 COLLECTIONS OF THE MINNESOTA HISTORICAL SOCIETY. VOLUME I.
1872 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. 
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14 EDISON PIONEERS. Constitution and By-Laws. Founded January 24, 1918
1926 EDISON PIONEERS. Constitution and By-Laws. Founded January 24, 1918. (No place: Edison Pioneers,) 1926. 65p., cloth, 6 3/4" x 4 3/4", illus, text lightly foxed, very good. Hand book of an organization for men who were associated with Thomas Edison prior to and including the year 1885. 
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FIFTY GOLDEN YEARS OF ACHIEVEMENT
15 FIFTY GOLDEN YEARS OF ACHIEVEMENT
1925 FIFTY GOLDEN YEARS OF ACHIEVEMENT. (Buffalo, NY: J.W. Clement Co., 1925). 22 leaves, 10" x 8", decorated boards, illus, very good. A celebration of 50 years (1875-1925) of Larkin Co., maker of pure foods, perfumes, toilet articles, soaps, laundry and cleaning supplies, paints, etc. Located in Buffalo, NY, with branches in Peoria and Chicago, Illinois. 
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16 FROM NIAGARA FALLS, THE SCENIC CENTER OF THE WORLD TO TORONTO
FROM NIAGARA FALLS, THE SCENIC CENTER OF THE WORLD, TO TORONTO, THE QUEEN CITY OF THE DOMINION. Toronto: The Canada Railway News Co., no date (c1890?). 64p., illus wrappers, illus (incl. folded color map), covers lightly soiled, very good. Contains details for travelers to Niagara Falls and Toronto, with descriptions of major sites, hotels, transportation, etc. Contains ads. 
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17 HALF A CENTURY WITH THE PROVIDENCE JOURNAL
1904 HALF A CENTURY WITH THE PROVIDENCE JOURNAL, Being a Record of the Events and Associates Connected with the Past Fifty Years of the Life of Henry R. Davis, Secretary of the Company. (Providence, RI): The Journal Co., 1904. 235p, cloth, illus., covers lightly worn, vg. 1st edition. Presentation slip from Henry R. Davis tipped in. A history of the newspaper as well as a biography of Davis. 
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18 HOW TO SEE THE TWIN CITIES, St. Paul-Minneapolis on Electric Cars
1910 HOW TO SEE THE TWIN CITIES, St. Paul-Minneapolis on Electric Cars. No place: A. W. Warnock, "Twin City Lines", 1910. No pagination/ folded, 9" X 4", color pictorial softcover, illus. (including maps), some wear, good. 
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19 ILLUSTRATED NIAGARA-ON-THE-LAKE CANADA
ILLUSTRATED NIAGARA-ON-THE-LAKE CANADA. Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ont., Canada, no date (c1900). 39p., wrappers, illus (incl. map), "Carnochan Collection" stamped in ink on front cover and on p. 35, g-vg. A brief account of Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, with photographs of public buildings, businesses, residences, etc. Frontis map and many illustrations of local homes and people. 
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20 LAST SERMON PREACHED IN THE FIRST UNITARIAN CHURCH SUNDAY, MAY 16TH
1880 (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., light wear to spine ends and corners, o/w vg. Rev. G.W. Cutter delivered the sermon closing the old church. There were 3 addresses dedicating the new church. 
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