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image of TYPED LETTER TO THE PRESIDENT OF THE RODIE COAL COMPANY ABOUT THE HUDSON RIVER VALLEY COMMISSION REPORT, SIGNED BY GOVERNOR NELSON A. ROCKEFELLER.

TYPED LETTER TO THE PRESIDENT OF THE RODIE COAL COMPANY ABOUT THE HUDSON RIVER VALLEY COMMISSION REPORT, SIGNED BY GOVERNOR NELSON A. ROCKEFELLER.

by Rockefeller, Nelson A. (1908-1979). Governor of New York State. Vice President of the United States under Gerald Ford.

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Published
1966.
Condition
Fine
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$75.00

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Albany, NY: March 8, 1966., 1966.. Fine. - Letter typed on an 11 inch high by 8-1/2 inch wide sheet of State of New York / Executive Chamber letterhead with the state seal at the top in blue & Rockefeller listed as Governor to the left. Signed "Nelson A. Rockefeller". There is a faint mark & 2 pinholes… Read more
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image of REPORT OF WATER PURVEYOR NORTH TO COMMISSIONER BROOKFIELD ON REPAVING STREETS IN NEW YORK CITY WITH ASPHALT, DURING 1895, TOGETHER WITH COMMENTS OF THE PRESS.

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(New York City, NY): (1895)., (1895).. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed pink wraps. the edges of the wraps are faded & their bottom corners are chipped. There is a tiny chip to the head of the spine & a short tear to the tail. 28 pages. The contents are very good.
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image of TYPED LETTER TO A YOUNG AUTOGRAPH COLLECTOR SIGNED BY NEW YORK CITY REAL ESTATE BROKER JOSEPH P. DAY, WITH AN AUTOGRAPH POSTSCRIPT.

TYPED LETTER TO A YOUNG AUTOGRAPH COLLECTOR SIGNED BY NEW YORK CITY REAL ESTATE BROKER JOSEPH P. DAY, WITH AN AUTOGRAPH POSTSCRIPT.

by Day, Joseph P. (1874-1944). Real estate broker and pioneer auctioneer active in New York City from the 1890s until his death.

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Published
1931.
Condition
Very good
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$35.00

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New York: January 6th, 1931., 1931.. Very good. - Three-line letter typed on an approximately 10-1/2 inch high by 8-1/4 inch wide sheet of his personalized letterhead with his name & address printed at the top. Signed "Joseph P. Day", with an autograph postscript signed with his initials. The top corners are slightly creased & there is a… Read more
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image of MANUAL FOR THE USE OF THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF NEW-YORK, FOR THE YEAR 1858. Prepared pursuant to a resolution of the Senate and Assembly of 1840, by the Secretary of State.

MANUAL FOR THE USE OF THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF NEW-YORK, FOR THE YEAR 1858. Prepared pursuant to a resolution of the Senate and Assembly of 1840, by the Secretary of State.

by [Tucker, Gideon J. (Served as New York's Secretary of State from January 1858 through December 1859)].

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Published
1858.
Condition
Good.
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$35.00

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Albany: Weed, Parsons and Company, 1858., 1858.. Good.. - 12mo, 5-7/8 inches high by 4-3/8 inches wide. Bound in full red morocco titled in gilt with gilt roulettes on the spine and with floral gilt decorations within a triple-ruled gilt frame on the covers. All edges are gilt. The covers are rubbed and a bit scuffed. [iv] &… Read more
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image of BRIDGING THE YEARS: Glens Falls, New York 1763-1978.

BRIDGING THE YEARS: Glens Falls, New York 1763-1978.

by King, Robert; Chairman, Publications Committee; et al.

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Published
(1978).
Condition
Very good
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$20.00

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Glens Falls, NY: Glens Falls Historical Association, (1978)., (1978).. Very good. - Quarto [12-1/8 inches high by 9 inches wide] maroon boards titled in gilt in a dust wrapper. The dust jacket is chipped with short tears & small pieces out. Its spine & extremities are darkened & its top edge is creased. 236 & [3[ pages. Profuse… Read more
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image of HISTORY OF THE FIRST METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH OF SARANAC, CLINTON COUNTY, N. Y.

HISTORY OF THE FIRST METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH OF SARANAC, CLINTON COUNTY, N. Y.

by Bull, Henry J.

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Published
1912.
Condition
Very good
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$150.00

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Publishedby the author, 1912., 1912.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed gray wraps. The corners of the front wrap are lightly creased with a tiny chip to the front wrap & there is a small piece out of the tail of the spine. 54 & [1] pages. Illustrated with 4 black-and-white plates, including a frontispiece portrait… Read more
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image of ELLENVILLE DAYS AND WAYS  until 1897.

ELLENVILLE DAYS AND WAYS until 1897.

by Sanderson, Dorothy Hurlbut.

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Published
1968,
Condition
Very good
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$50.00

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Ellenville, NY: The Roundout Valley Publishing Co., 1968,, 1968,. Very good. - Octavo, green cloth in a dust wrapper. The spine of the dust jacket is darkened with a tiny chip to its head. Its rear panel is lightly soiled & the top corner of its front flap is creased. 166 pages. Profuse black-and-white textual illustrations. A… Read more
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image of AUTOGRAPH LETTER ABOUT A CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION IN NEW HAVEN SIGNED BY BROOKLYN CITY PLANNER HENRY EVELYN PIERREPONT.

AUTOGRAPH LETTER ABOUT A CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION IN NEW HAVEN SIGNED BY BROOKLYN CITY PLANNER HENRY EVELYN PIERREPONT.

by Pierrepont, Henry Evelyn. (1808-1888). Called "the first citizen of Brooklyn", he is considered one of America's first city planners.

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Published
1868.
Condition
Good
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$250.00

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Brooklyn, NY: 13th May, 1868., 1868.. Good. - Letter penned in black ink and filling the first side of a sheet of cream-colored letterhead folded to form 4 sides, each 7 inches high by 4-1/2 inches wide. The Pierrepont family crest is embossed at the top of the first side. Signed "Henry Pierrepont". The left side… Read more
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image of SOME NOTES ABOUT THE COFFEE HOUSE: A PRIVATE CLUB.

SOME NOTES ABOUT THE COFFEE HOUSE: A PRIVATE CLUB.

by (Clearwater, William M.).

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Published
1949.
Condition
Very good
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$25.00

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New York: The Coffee House, 1949., 1949.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial folding yellowish tan wraps illustrated in black by John Held, Jr. with a picture of 2 gentlemen entering The Coffee House on the front wrap and a vignette of a coffee-drinker on the rear wrap. The corners of the covers are very slightly… Read more
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image of THE SAINT NICHOLAS SOCIETY OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK: An Hundred Year Record 1835 -- 1935.

THE SAINT NICHOLAS SOCIETY OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK: An Hundred Year Record 1835 -- 1935.

by (Finch, Hon. Edward R.).

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Published
1935.
Condition
Good
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$35.00

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(Garden City, NY: printed at the Country Life Press), 1935., 1935.. Good. - Octavo, orange cloth with a white & a blue stripe around the front cover & spine titled in gilt with the Society's coat of arms stamped in gilt on the front cover. The binding is lightly rubbed & soiled. xii & 132 pages. Profuse black-and-white… Read more
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image of DEAR OLD GREENE COUNTRY: Embracing Facts and Figures, Portraits and Sketches of Leading Men Who Will Live in Her History, Those at the Front To-day and Others Who Made Good in the Past.

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Cornwallville, NY: Hope Farm Press, 1986., 1986.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed green wraps. There is some minor soiling to the wraps. 521 & [1] pages plus index, chronology and bibliography. Profuse black-and-white illustrations. There is some light soiling & foxing to the book's edges and a short tear to the bottom of the book's… Read more
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image of THE REALM OF LIGHT AND AIR: FLATBUSH, THE  IDEAL HOME LAND. Vol. I. December, 1905, No. 1. Some of the Advantages of Flatbush Described by well-known Residents.

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Brooklyn, NY: All Souls Universalist Church, 1905., 1905.. Good. - Octavo, soft cover. The printed wraps are lacking. 80 pages, including a pictorial title picturing the recently completed All Souls Universalist Church. Numerous black-and-white photographic illustrations & pictorial ads. The title & the last page are lightly soiled & chipped with the top corner of the… Read more
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$125.00
image of FROM NIAGARA TO MONTAUK: The Scenic Pleasures of New York State.

FROM NIAGARA TO MONTAUK: The Scenic Pleasures of New York State.

by Roseberry, C. R.

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Published
(1982).
Condition
Very good
Item Price
$10.00

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Albany, NY: State University of New York State, (1982)., (1982).. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial wrappers. The bottom corner of the front cover is slightly creased. 344 pages. Profusely illustrated in black & white. Near fine. Written with the cooperation of the New York State Geological Survey.
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SAINT NICHOLAS SOCIETY OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK: PORTRAITS OF THE PRESIDENTS OF THE SOCIETY 1835-1914.

by Youngs, Florence E.; editor.

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Published
1914.
Condition
Very good
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New York: Saint Nicholas Society, 1914., 1914.. Very good. - Octavo, orange cloth with a coat of arms in gilt on the front cover. 95 & [1] pages. Illustrated with 2 facsimiles & with profuse full-page black-and-white portraits. Near fine. <p>First edition.<p>The St. Nicholas Society of the City of New York was founded in 1835. Its first president… Read more
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image of THE CITY OF NEW YORK, DEPARTMENT OF PARKS: REPORT FOR THE YEAR 1903.

THE CITY OF NEW YORK, DEPARTMENT OF PARKS: REPORT FOR THE YEAR 1903.

by (The Park Board).

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Published
1904.
Condition
Very good
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$75.00

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New York: Martin B. Brown, Printers, 1904., 1904.. Very good. - Octavo, dark green cloth titled in gilt. The binding is lightly rubbed. 114 pages. Illustrated with tables. The title & the following page are foxed & there is very minor foxing to a few other pages. The bottom corners of the last text page & rear blank… Read more
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image of HISTORY OF THE BRONX, BOROUGH OF PROGRESS.

HISTORY OF THE BRONX, BOROUGH OF PROGRESS.

by (The Borough of The Bronx).

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Published
[1965].
Condition
Good
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$45.00

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The Bronx, NY: The Borough of the Bronx, circa [1965]., [1965].. Good. - Quarto [approximately 11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], softcover with the contents stapled to a printed green cover sheet. The top corners of the cover sheet are lightly creased & there are 2 pinholes where a 2nd staple has been removed. [i], 12 &… Read more
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image of GROUND WATER IN BRONX, NEW YORK, AND RICHMOND COUNTIES WITH SUMMARY DATA ON KINGS AND QUEENS COUNTIES, NEW YORK CITY, NEW YORK. (Cover title).

GROUND WATER IN BRONX, NEW YORK, AND RICHMOND COUNTIES WITH SUMMARY DATA ON KINGS AND QUEENS COUNTIES, NEW YORK CITY, NEW YORK. (Cover title).

by Perlmutter, Nathaniel M. and Arnow, Theodore; Geologists, U.S. Geological Survey.

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Published
1953.
Condition
Good
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$50.00

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Albany, NY: U.S. Geological Survey, 1953., 1953.. Good. - Quarto [11 inches high by 8 inches wide], softcover bound in greenish gray wrappers backed with black cloth tape. The bottom corner of the front cover is stained & creased. The edges of the rear cover are chipped with the top corner torn & a piece out of the… Read more
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image of A DETAILED HISTORY OF THE ORIGINAL TOWNSHIP OF HUNTINGTON: Past -- Present-- Future. 1653-1860 / 1925-1930.

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Northport, NY: Northport Observer, 1926., 1926.. Fair. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed brown wrappers. the front cover & title page are detached & there are small pieces out of the inner corners of the cover. The back strip is torn with pieces out. There is a piece out of the top corner of the rear cover… Read more
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image of WATERTOWN FIRE INSURANCE CO. POLICY SIGNED AS PRESIDENT BY WILLARD IVES, AN ORGANIZER OF SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY, PRESIDENT OF IVES SEMINARY AND A U.S. CONGRESSMAN.

WATERTOWN FIRE INSURANCE CO. POLICY SIGNED AS PRESIDENT BY WILLARD IVES, AN ORGANIZER OF SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY, PRESIDENT OF IVES SEMINARY AND A U.S. CONGRESSMAN.

by Ives, Willard. (1806-1896). President of Ives Seminary, Antwerp, NY; one of the organizers of Syracuse University; and a U.S. Congressman (1851-53).

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Published
1877.
Condition
Good
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$45.00

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Watertown, NY: June 3, 1877., 1877.. Good. - A 17 inch high by 22-3/4 inch wide sheet of paper has been folded in half & then folded 2 additional times to form a document 8-1/2 inches high by 4 inches wide. The printed document is filled in in ink by an agent and signed "Willard Ives" beside his… Read more
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image of TYPED LETTER TO MAJOR POND SIGNED BY THE PRESIDENT OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY AND FUTURE MAYOR OF NEW YORK SETH LOW CONCERNING A POSSIBLE BUSINESS CONFLICT INVOLVING THE DEAN OF ELY.

TYPED LETTER TO MAJOR POND SIGNED BY THE PRESIDENT OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY AND FUTURE MAYOR OF NEW YORK SETH LOW CONCERNING A POSSIBLE BUSINESS CONFLICT INVOLVING THE DEAN OF ELY.

by Low, Seth. (1850-1916). American educator and politician. Served successively as Mayor of Brooklyn, President of Columbia University and Mayor of New York City.

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
1899.
Condition
Very good
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$75.00

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New York: November 21st, 1899., 1899.. Very good. - Letter typed on one full side of a 10-3/8 inch high by 7-3/4 inch wide sheet of Columbia University letterhead with 3 lines on a follow-up sheet. The letterhead has "Columbia University of the City of New York" and "President's Room" printed at the top. Signed "Seth Low" with… Read more
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