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Indians Yesterday and Today

by Office of Indian Affairs; Chilocco Agricultural School

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Published
1941
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Good
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Chilocco, OK: Office of Indian Affairs. Good. 1941. Softcover. Printed by Chilocco Agricultural Department. Original illustrated paper wraps. 75 pages. Illustrated throughout. "Materials on Cooperatives, Conservation, Etc." The cover is heavily worn but remains tightly bound (saddle staple). The Chilocco School was one of the schools set up in the mid 1800's as a… Read more
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Friday the Arapaho Indian

by Anderson, A. M.

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Published
1951
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Very Good with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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Chicago, IL: Wheeler Publishing Company. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1951. First Edition. Hardcover. Original cloth covered boards with bright graphic; worn ends. Decorative end pages. 172 pages. Illustrated by Jack Merryweather. Stamped and numbered inside both boards, ex-school library. Part of the "Adventure Series" published during 40's-50's; each story is historically correct, … Read more
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The Three Gifts of Life : A Girl's Responsibility for Race Progress

by Smith, Nellie M.

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Published
1924
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Very Good
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New York: Dodd, Mead & Co. Very Good. 1924. Hardcover. First published in 1913. Introduction by Thomas Denison Wood. Nellie Smith was a lecturer for the Society of Sanitary and Moral Prophylaxis, New York. The society was established to help educate the medical profession and general populace of the venereal disease epidemic with increase in… Read more
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American House Styles : A concise guide

by Baker, John Milnes

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Published
1994
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Good in Good dust jacket
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New York, London: W. W. Norton & Company. Good in Good dust jacket. 1994. Hardcover. 190 pages. Illustrated. Index. Moisture damage to end pages and ffep, otherwise a clean straight copy. John Milnes Baker, AIA, is an architect specializing in residential design. A member of the Society of Architectural Historians and the National Trust for Historic… Read more
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An essay upon the Government of the English plantations on the continent of America.

by Wright, Louis B. (Editor)

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Published
1945
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Very Good
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San Marino, CA: Huntington Library. Very Good. 1945. Hardcover. Minute wear to ends; pen selection markings inside. xiv, 66 pages.; 8vo .
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Stagecoach heyday in the San Joaquin Valley, 1853-1876

by Boyd, William Harland

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Published
1883
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Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
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Bakersfield, CA: Kern County Historical Society. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1883. Hardcover. Blue cloth in original dust jacket. xii, 74 pages. Illustrations. A study in early-day transportation that goes beyond the society's usual local history focus, this book deals with the emerging stagecoach system in the vast San Joaquin Valley, from the gold rush… Read more
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Old Chicago Houses

by Drury, John

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Published
N.D.
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
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Bonanza. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. N.D.. Hardcover. Reprint of a title originally published Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1941. xix, 518 pages Index. Illustrations. Contents: Pioneer days; Old Prairie Avenue; Millionaires' Row ; The Near North Side;On the Gold Coast; West of the river; In old Lake View; Early Hyde… Read more
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The Masonic Temple Philadelphia : Souvenir Album

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Published
1974
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Near Fine
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Philadelphia, PA: Masonic Temple. Near Fine. 1974. Hardcover. Original pictorial paper wrap with staple binding. Unpaged. Illustrated throughout with color photographs, including cover and inside back cover. Light creasing along the staple line and minute wear to the corner tips. LAID IN is a half-fold, yellow paper brochure "Acquainting you with... The Library and Museum… Read more
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National City, CA: South Bay Press. Very Good. 1959. Hardcover. Original paper wraps. Staple binding. 99 pages. Illustrated. Author's name is penned inside the cover as well as another, possible inscription by the author. "Compiled from the periodicals of the day and from the Diaries (sic) and Private Letters of Frank Augustus Kimball, California Pioneer." … Read more
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Everyday Life in Victorian America: 1865-1900

by Walker, Robert H.

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Published
1994
Condition
Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued
ISBN
9780894642975
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Malabar, FL: A. J. Holman Company. Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued. 1994. Hardcover. Signed by Author; 0894642979 . Blue board with gold title. No dust jacket, presumed to be as issued. 255 pages. Index. Illustrated throughout. Very slight slant else FINE. A profile of late nineteenth-century America during the era she became an industrial… Read more
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Presidential Wives : An Anecdotal History

by Boller, Paul F.

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Published
1988
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
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New York, Oxford: Oxford University Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1988. Hardcover. 533 pages. Index. Clean straight copy, light edge soil. Dust jacket is lightly worn along the edges. Describes each first lady and her contributions to her husband's administration and to the history of the period, followed by anecdotes depicting the woman… Read more
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High-Spirited Women of the West

by Seagraves, Anne & Seagraves

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Published
2003
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New
ISBN
9780961908836
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[New York]: Wesanne Publications. New. 2003. Softcover. 0961908831 . Softcover. New. 175 pages. Illustrations. Contains biographies of the following Western women: Jessie Benton Fremont--Abigail Scott Duniway--Sarah Winnemucca--Fanny Stenhouse--Ann Eliza Young--Belle Starr--Nellie Cashmen--Jeanne Elizabeth Wier--Helen Jane Wiser Stewart and Grace Carpenter Hudson. Descriptive text accompanied by period photographs. ; 8.8 X 5.8 X 0.5… Read more
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The Oregon Trail : Sketches of Prairie and Rocky-Mountain Life

by Parkman, Francis

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Published
1993
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Thus
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Harrisburg, PA: The National Historical Society. Near Fine. 1993. First Thus. Hardcover. An exceptionally nice copy. Reprint. Brown cloth. 411 pages. Illustrated by Frederic Remington. Bumped Ends. NHS "The West As It Was" series. Originally serialized in twenty-one installments in Knickerbocker's Magazine (1847–49) and subsequently published as a book in 1849. The book is… Read more
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Very Good. 1957. Softcover. Original black stiff paper with white paper label, staple binding. (First edition)1957. 11 X 8.5". 12 pages. Printed on recto only with correlating ink residual on the verso. This important paper is often cited in related books and papers. Two copies found on OCLC. Edge… Read more
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$70.00
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California Its History and Romance

by McGroarty, John S.

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Published
1911
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Very Good
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Los Angeles: Grafton Publishing Co.. Very Good. 1911. Hardcover. 1926 "Eleventh Edition" (printing). 393 pp. Index. Illustrated with 11 black and white protographs: frontispiece of Mission San Carlos De Carmel; other iconic images and an early map of California. Rough cut edges. Corners bumped and edges mildly worn. An attractive copy. McGroarty was a California… Read more
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Chicago & Duluth: Duluth Press Publishing Co.. Fine. 1994. Hardcover. Green cloth, no dust jacket as issued. 296 pp. Frontispiece and black and white plates from photographs. From the series: The west as it was. Originally published in 1809. An exceptionally nice copy. Helen Cody Wetmore writes an affectionate biography that recalls both the man and the… Read more
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Lincoln ; Speeches and Writings 1832-1858 Speeches and Writings 1832-1858

by Lincoln, Abraham & Don E. Fehrenbacher

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Published
1989
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Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
1st Printing
ISBN
9780940450431
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Library of America. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1989. 1st Printing. Hardcover. 0940450437 . Hardback VG Blue cloth stamped gilt border and title on spine. First Edition. A first printing. Clear protective cover. " Abraham Lincoln: Speeches and Writing 1859–1865, comprises the most comprehensive selection ever published. over 240 speeches, letters, and drafts take Lincoln… Read more
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The Colony The Harrowing True Story of the Exiles of Molokai

by Tayman, John

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Published
2006
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Near Fine in Fine dust jacket
ISBN
9780743233002
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Scribner. Near Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2006. Hardcover. Signed by Author; 074323300X . Signed by author. Signed and inscribed on the title page. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 421 pp. Notes and Index. Slight lean; discoloration inside the back cover. Remains and attractive copy. "From 1866 through 1969, the Hawaiian and American governments… Read more
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The Enemy at Home : The Cultural Left and Its Responsibility For 9/11

by D'Souza, Dinesh

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Published
2007
Condition
Near Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
1st Printing
ISBN
9780385510127
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New York: Doubleday. Near Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2007. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Signed by Author; 0385510128 . SIGNED by the Author. First Printing with number series starting (1). Author's signature without inscription on the title page. Clean, straight copy. Corners bumped and small edge dent. D'Souza has been called one of the “top young… Read more
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Vicious Circles: The Mafia in the Marketplace The Mafia's Control of the American Marketplace, Food, Clothing, Transportation, Finance

by Kwitny, Jonathan

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Published
1979
Condition
Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket
ISBN
9780393011883
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W W Norton & Co Inc. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket. 1979. Hardcover. Signed by Author; 0393011887 . Signed by the author on the first free endpage. The boards are shelf worn. The Dust jacket is worn along the edge with small nicks and tear on the front panel, it is not price clipped ($12.95). … Read more
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