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Lake County history

by Compiled by Workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Ohio

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1941
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Columbus, OH: Sponsored by the Western Reserve Historical Society, Lake County Chapter, 1941. Paperback. 100p., preface, photos, maps, sources, ownership stamp and mild wear and soiling, first edition trade paperback in blue wraps, Cover opens wiide. Stain to lower corner of front cover extending through page 20. Dykes not available, Powell 1246.
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Springfield and Clark County Ohio

by Compiled by Workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Ohio

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1941
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Springfield: The Springfield Tribune Printing Co. sponsored by the Springfield Chamber of Commerce, 1941. Hardcover. 136p., general information, references, index, illustrated with b&w photos and maps, one folding map, good first edition in somewhat soiled red cloth and gilt, corners bumped, no dj. American Guide Series Illustrated. Dykes 254, Powell 1276.
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Selective and critical bibliography of Horace Mann: 1837-1937 Horace Mann Centennial

by Mann, Horace, Compiled by Workers of the Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration in the State of Massachusetts

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Published
1937
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Boston: Issued by Commissioner of Education James G. Reardon in cooperation with the Bostron School Department, 1937. Hardcover. xi, 54p., foreword, preface, bibliography, biographical sketch, ex-library with deaccsession marks and pocket removal otherwise very good in brown cloth and gilt. Dykes not available, Powell 618.
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Warren County: a history and a guide

by Compiled by Workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of New York

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1942
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Glen Falls: Warren County Board of Supervisors at the Glen Falls Post Co, 1942. Hardcover. 275p., preface, general information, calendar of events, chronology, bibliography, index, illustrated with photos and two maps in pocket at rear, very good first edition in cloth boards and unclipped edgeworn dj. American Guide Series. Dykes 227, Powell 1200.
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A centennial history of the University of Louisville

by Written by Kentucky Writers' Project of the Wok Projects Administration

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1939
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Louisville: Sponsored by the University of Louisville, 1939. Hardcover. xv, 301p., foreword, preface, appendixes, bibliography, index, illustrated with b&w photos, gift inscription otherwise a very good fiurst edition stated in wine cloth and gilt. American Guide Series. Dykes 112, Powell 569.
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Rochester and Monroe County

by Federal Writers' Project Works Progress Administration State of New York

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1937
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Rochester: Scrantom's, sponsored by the City of Rochester & the Genesee Book Club, 1937. Hardcover. 460p., endpaper maps, frontispiece, foreword, preface, general information, chronology, bibliography, index, photos, maps including 3 folding bound-in, very good first edition in wine fabricoid and gilt, unclipped lightly worn dj. American Guide Series. Dykes 225, Powell 1196.
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Bryan and Williams County

by Compiled by the Workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Ohio

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1941
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Bryan: Sponsored by the City of Bryan, 1941. Paperback. 117p., points of interest, bibliography, illustrated with drawings and maps and plans including one fold-out plan of Bryan, very good first edition paperback in cream pictorial wraps with minor wear. American Guide Series Illustrated. Dykes 238, Powell 1221.
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Cincinnati: the childhood of our city

by Compiled and written by the Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration in Ohio, illustrated with drawings by Earle Sargeant

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1938
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Cincinnati: Sponsored by Cincinnati Public Schools, 1938. 41p., 6x9 inches, frontis-map of the Northwest Territory, illustrated with drawings by Earle Sargeant, very good first edition booklet in orange pictorial stapled wraps. American Guide Series. Dykes 240, Powell 1226.
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Chillicothe and Ross County

by Compiled and written by Federal Writers' Project of Ohio, Works Progress Administration

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1938
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Chillicothe: Sponsored by The Ross County Northwest Territory Committee, 1938. Paperback. 91p. + 24p. b&w photos, preface, in-text illustrations, very good first edition in trade paperback pictorial wraps with mild rubbing. American Guide Series. Powell 1224, Dykes 239.
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Tales of Old Cincinnati

by Compiled by the Workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Ohio, illustrated with drawings by Gladys Carambella

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1940
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Cincinnati: Sponsored by The Ohio State Archaeological and Historical Society & The Hamilton County Government League, 1940. 48p., 6x9 inches, preface, illustrated with drawings, very good first edition booklet in tan pictorial stapled wraps. American Guide Series. Dykes no listing, Powell 1278.
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Cincinnati: highlights of a long life

by Compiled and written by the Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration in Ohio, illustrated with drawings by Earle Sargeant

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1938
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Cincinnati: Sponsored by Cincinnati Public Schools, 1938. 42p., 6x9 inches, frontis-map of the Northwest Territory, illustrated with drawings by Earle Sargeant, light foxing otherwise a very good first edition booklet in blue-gray pictorial stapled wraps. American Guide Series. Dykes 242, Powell 1228.
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Pioneer Mitchell

by Compiled by the Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration in South Dakota, illustrated by Mary B. Giddings and Sada Jones

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Published
1937
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Mitchell: Sponsored by the Parent Teachers Association, 1937. [12p] 5.5x8 inches, illustrations, tiny chips at edges, front cover a bit loose but attached otherwise a very good booklet in stapled tan pictorial wraps. American Guide Series. Dykes 317, Powell 1468.
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Entertaining a nation: the career of Long Branch

by Written and Illustrated by the Writers' Project, Work Projects Administration, State of New Jersey

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Published
1940
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Long Branch: Sponsored by the City of Long Branch, 1940. Hardcover. xiv, 211p., preface, foreword, chronology, bibliography, index, illustrated with photos, artworks, folding map at rear, illustrated endpapers, first edition in somewwhat dulled and soileds green cloth boards. Browning/some soiling to pages. Slight lean to spine. Dust jacket is edgeworn and soiled with a relatively nice bright front but… Read more
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Military history of Kentucky chronologically arranged

by Written by Workers of the Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration for the State of Kentucky

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1939
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Frankfort: Sponsored by the Military Dept. of Kentucky and printed at the State Journal, 1939. Hardcover. viii, 493p., endpaper maps, frontis-portrait, foreword, preface, appendices, bibliography, index, illustrated with b&w plates from photos, hinges cracked, worn blue cloth and gilt, first edition.
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Portage

by Compiled and written by the Federal Writers' Project of Wisconsin, Work Projects Administration

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Published
1938
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Portage: Portage Chamber of Commerce, 1938. Paperback. 85p., 6x9 inches, preface, general information, bibliography, illustrated with 16 b&w glossy plates from photos and a map of the town, very good ex-library paperback with stamps and pocket in slim green printed wraps. American Guide Series.
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The Harmony Society in Pennsylvania: Federal Writers' Project, WPA Beaver County Pennsylvania

by Compiled and written by the Federal Writers' Project Works Progress Administration of the Commonwealth of Pennsyvania

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1937
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Philadelphia: William Penn Assoc., sponsored by the Harmony Society Historical Assoc, 1937. Paperback. 38p., 6x8.25 inches, illustrations, light wear otherwise a very good booklet in stapled pictorial wraps. American Guide Series. Dykes 282, Powell 1391.
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Palmetto pioneers: six stories of South Carolinians

by Compiled, written and illustrated by Federal Writers' Project Works Progress Administration

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1938
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[Columbia]: Sponsored by the Division of Adult Education State Department of Education, South Carolina, 1938. Hardcover. 81p., 5.5x7.75 inches, foreword, preface, appendix, bibliography, illustrations, shaken but solid, minor shelfwear, library book plate, otherwise good first edition in cloth-backed pictorial red boards. American Guide Series. On the priates of South Carolina. Dykes 303, Powell 1436. No date but 1938 according… Read more
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The story of Washington-Wilkes illustrated

by Compiled and written by Workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Georgia

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1941
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Athens, 1941. Paperback. xiv, 136p., foreword, preface, general information, points of interest, chronology, consultants, bibliography, index, illustrations, folding map at rear, very good second issue in blue printed paper wraps. American Guide Series. Dykes 67, Powell 276. Almost identical to the original and not noted in bibliographies. One obvious difference is that the photo of the Square and Courthouse… Read more
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Medicine and its development in Kentucky

by Compiled and written by the Medical Historical Research Project of the Work Projects Administration for the Commonwealth of Kentucky

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1940
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Louisville: Sponsored by the State Department of Health of Kentucky and the Kentucky State Medical Association printed at Standard Printing Co, 1940. Hardcover. xvi, 373p., preface, introductory, illustrated with 15 b&w plates, tables, index, very good first edition in green cloth and gilt with minor rubbing. Not found in Dykes or Powell.
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Fremont and Sandusky County

by Compiled by Workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Ohio

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1940
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Columbus & Fremont: Sponsored by The Ohio State Archaeological & Historical Society & C. A. Hochenedel City of Fremont, 1940. Paperback. 115p., preface, frontis-portraits, chronology, references, illustrated with photos and a folding map at rear, very good first edition trade-sized paperback in green pictorial wraps. [American Guide Series]. Dykes 247.
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