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image of Scenes on the Famous Ridge Route Between Los Angeles and Bakersfield California

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Chicago: Curt Teich & Co, 1920. Eighteen photographic views, capably tinted in colors, each measuring 3x5.5 inches on slightly larger panels, accordioned on a single long light-cardstock leaf and tipped into a 4x6 inch postcard pocket. Item bears stamps legibly cancelled, a pencilled Oakland address and a brief pencilled message inside ("How is Betty Lou.. going to Long Beach… Read more
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image of Gay_Lesbian Times:  the weekly newspaper; #314, December 30, 1993; Montage of covers from 1993

Gay & Lesbian Times: the weekly newspaper; #314, December 30, 1993; Montage of covers from 1993

by Biagi III, George N., editor, Jim Harrison, Mark Gabrish Conlan, Keith Clark, Cathy Bolger, et al.

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Published
1993
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£11.09

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San Diego: Uptown Pub, 1993. Magazine. 56p. includes covers, 10.5x13 inches, news, events, articles, ads, services and resources, very good LGBTQ newsprint magazine in stapled pictorial wraps. AIDS Claims film director Emile Ardolino. Top Ten lists. Year in Review.
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image of Gay_Lesbian Times: #188, August 1, 1991

Gay & Lesbian Times: #188, August 1, 1991

by Biagi III, George N., editor, Julie Warner, Rob Hooper, et al.

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Published
1991
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San Diego: Uptown Pub, 1991. Magazine. 44p. includes covers, 10.5x13 inches, news, events, articles, ads, services and resources, very good LGBTQ newsprint magazine in stapled pictorial wraps. French Cow based AIDS treatments. Lollapalooza! Culture Clash.
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Gay & Lesbian Times: the weekly newspaper; #311, December 9, 1993; Life as a Mama's Boy

by Biagi III, George N., editor, Mark Gabrish Conlan, Ralph Garrett et al.

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Published
1993
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San Diego: Uptown Pub, 1993. Magazine. 64p. includes covers, 10.5x13 inches, news, events, articles, ads, services and resources, very good LGBTQ newsprint magazine in stapled pictorial wraps. AIDS Day Celebration HIV Myth: a dissenting view of AIDS.
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image of 24 Southern California Earthquake Pictures: including map of stricken area and seismograph records

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np: Allen B. Cooke, 1933. [12]p., stapled wraps, 9 x 5.75 inches landscape format, chiefly illus., lightly worn else very good condition. Photos of Compton, Los Angeles, Long Beach, Huntington Park, and Lynwood following the earthquake.
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Vista Irrigation District

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Published
1930
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Vista, California: Vista Chamber of Commerce, 1930. Single sheet folded to make a 5 panel brochure, 3 x 5.5 inches, illus., 1 map, lightly worn, small stain on front wrap else very good condition. Guide to the district, located in Northern San Diego County. The naturally dry area became a major agricultural center thanks to the installation of… Read more
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image of Chelation therapy: for Arteriosclerosis, Coronary Heart Disease, Stroke, High Blood Pressure, Arthritis, Heavy Metal Poisoning, Gangrene, Hypercalcinosis, Parkinson's Disease, Emphysema, Scleroderma

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Loma Linda, CA: Life and Health Medical Group, 1974. Pamphlet. 12 unnumbered pages in stapled wraps... title page and verso, 7 pages of text, 3 pages of reference at end. About good. Some general soiling and browning. Wear to edges. Price in ink to top corner of front cover. Laid in is a stapled 12 page article entitled "Potential… Read more
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image of Dave Kinsey: Sure, Why Not. Blk/Mrkt Gallery / October 20 - November 17, 2007

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Culver City: BLK/MRKT Gallery, 2007. Hardcover. 56p., color exhibit photography recto facing brief verso captions, one-page introduction by an unnamed gallery person, terminal vita, publications &c; hardbound in 10x8 inch laminated pictorial boards. The black rear cover bears a few pressure marks, else unmarked, a clean sound very good copy. Kinsey is a wellknown unknown; he's done well enough… Read more
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image of Scare the Rich: Vote Peace + Freedom [handbill]

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Long Beach, CA: Peace and Freedom Party, 1982. 8.5x11 inch sheet mimeographed both sides; the front has a jack-o-lantern, the other side lists candidates for statewide office as well as for Long Beach area races. The mimeo fluid ran a bit on this side, resulting in a series of inky spots, though text is still legible. Candidates include Elizabeth… Read more
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image of Free speech what does it mean to Americans? Should free speech be permitted those who would deny others

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Los Angeles: American Civil Liberties Union, Southern California Branch, 1963. Six panel brochure, minor creasing else good condition, 5x8.5 inches.
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The call of the human..

by Whitaker, Robert

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Published
1937
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New York: Banner Press, 1937. 99p., first edition, minor stain in top margin else very good condition, inscribed and signed by Whitaker. VerseCraft series. Whitaker was a radical California minister, jailed during World War I for his anti-war stand. He also wrote for and about the IWW.
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Newsletter [45 issues, plus board meeting notes]

by San Bernardino County Museum Association

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Published
1973
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Bloomington, CA: the Association, 1973. Generic cardstock binder, 8.5x11 inches, containing 45 issues of the newsletter, somewhat out of order; issues present are vol. 1:1-3, vol. 2:1-12, vol. 3: 1-5, 9-11, vol. 4:2-11, vol. 5: 1, 2, 12, vol. 6:1-8, and vol. 8 number 1. Also included are mimeographed notes for several board meetings in 1966. All have had… Read more
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image of The Whittier Centennial Extravaganza! 100 years of heritage [program] Whittier College Stadium, May 16, 1987 - 8:00 p.m.

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Whittier: City of Whittier & Whittier College, 1987. Magazine. 36p] includes covers, 8.5x11 inches, handbill bio of the MC laid-in, program, history, cast and crew, ads, very good souvenir program booklet in stapled blue wraps. Mario Machado was the emcee and has his own separate biographical handbill with headshot laid-in.
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image of No Content. This small book was compiled out of my sketchbook mostly between the months of Sept. and Jan., 2004 [&c &c]

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Alhambra CA: Self-published by the author, 2004. Pamphlet. Unpaginated, about 35p., pencil or rapidograph drawings of great variety (persons and buildings), a few captions and a pagelong intro by Cochran reproduced from holograph. Softbound, a 5.5x4 inch stapled wraps, cover is a block-print so sloppy-rendered it could be intentionally so, and an original. Nice clean copy, however carelessly put… Read more
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California Institute of Technology, Annual Exhibit Prevue. Friday, April 8

by Caltech: R. Barry, K. Anderson, public relations

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no date, pre-WWII
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Pasadena: Caltech, underwritten by C.F.Braun & Co [oil refiners], no date, pre-WWII. Leaflet, small folio leaf folded and printed to make a 10.5x7 inch brochure, cover-decorated with the Caltech emblem (two naked males seeking Truth) and furnishing Exhibit Committee names, demonstration lectures, buildings where truth-machines might be viewed, a plat map of the campus. Heavily creased and crimped, now… Read more
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[Japanese-American life insurance certificate]

by Kan'i seimei hoken

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Published
1957
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[Southern California]: Kan'i seimei hoken [Easy Life Insurance], 1957. 10x7 inch certificate, printed and holograph text in an engraved rose-colored frame; fold creased, minor splits at the ends of the folds. Personal information and policy information filled in. Text in Japanese.
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The Joker's Way Out. Issue 1

by Skipps, Raymond; Keith Ramos

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Published
1991
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Moreno Valley, CA: the zine, 1991. 12p., 8.5x11 inches, very good. Photocopied zine put together by two Canyon Springs High School students with contributions from friends. Includes an ad for back issues, though this is described as Issue 1 in text next to the page numbers.
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The Serrano Indians of Southern California

by Johnston, Francis J.

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Published
1990
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Banning: Malki Museum Press, 1990. 12p., 5.5x8.5 inches, third printing, very good staplebound pamphlet. Malki Museum Brochure No. 2.
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image of The California Stratus Investigation of 1944; A Report on a Cooperative Research Project of the U. S. Army Air Forces, U. S. Navy, U. S. Weather Bureau and University of California at Los Angeles

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Washington DC: U. S. Department of Commerce Weather Bureau, 1945. Paperback. viii, 84p., 8x10 inches, mimeoraph on reasonably alkaline paperstock, illustrated with numerous charts and a few maps, very good stapled booklet in tan wraps. Cover bears an ownership signature ("Personal Copy" of), foredge has a little foxing, a very good copy.
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Sacred Gifts Precolumbian Art and Creativity

by Peterson, Jeanette Favrot

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Published
1994
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Santa Barbara: Santa Barbara Museum of Art, 1994. Oversized Paperback. 56p. 8.5x11 inches, b&w and color photos of the artifactsaccompanied by descriptive texts, one item has the text taped-in post-production, previous owner's name and year to top inside corner of front cover, otherwise a very good exhibition catalog in stapled white pictorial wraps. Includes ceramics, Stone, Precious Metals,… Read more
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