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Old Farmer's Almanac, The, 1864

By Thomas, Robert B

Boston, MA: Brewer & Tileston, 1863. 11.5 x 18 cm. Very popular book offfers sage advice about care of livestock, combatting insects, planting crops.This edition includes ads for Charles Taber books in New Bedford, MA, Henry B. Fisher's Domestic Bakery, New Bedford, MA; Akin & Lawton Merchant Tailors, New Bedford. Paper booklet, worn, fair. . Catalogs: Ephemera.

$25.50

Old Farmer's Almanac, The, 1865

By Thomas, Robert B

Boston, MA: Brewer & Tileston, 1864. 11.5 x 18 cm. Very popular book offfers sage advice about care of livestock, combatting insects, planting crops.This edition includes ads for Charles Taber books in New Bedford, MA, Henry B. Fisher's Domestic Bakery, New Bedford, MA; Akin & Lawton Merchant Tailors, New Bedford. Sewing Maschines $25.00 to $50.00 at Job A.T. Eddy, New Bedford. Paper booklet, worn, fair. . Catalogs: Ephemera.

$25.50

Old Age--Burial of Abel Hutchins, at Meeting-House of the Unitarian Congregational Society, Concord, NH, April 7, 1853

By Woodbury, Augustus

Concord, NH: Steam Printing Works of MacFarland & Jenks, 1853. 14 x 22 cm. Tribute to Abel Huthcins, who died at age 90 years, on Apfril 4, 1853, and wife, Elizabeth Partidge Hutchins, who died at age 85 on March 28, 1853. Abel and his brother made magnificent clocks that are greatly valued today. Paper booklet, very good. . Catalogs: Ephemera.

$12.75

Niagara and Vicinity--Views of the World's Greatest Wonder and its Nearby Cities

By S.H. Knox

Grand Rapids, MI: The Simplicity Co, ca. 1902. 20 x 13.7 cm. Booklet of colored photographs of Niagara Falls, Maid of the Mist, Whirlpool Rapids, view of city of Niagara Falls, NY, Lake Steamers Chippewa and Corona, Brock's Monument, Temple of Music where Pres. McKinley was shot on Sep. 6th, 1901, Buffalo Public Library, more. Paper booklet, mionor wear, interior clean, good. . Catalogs: Ephemera.

$17.00

John A. Volpe for Governor of Massachusetts--Campaign flyer (1960)

Boston, MA: Hon. Richard F. Treadway, 22 W. Cedar St, 1960. 19 x 16.6 cm. Small folding advertising piece. Front panel shows photo of Volpe with ""For Governor-- Vote the Man Vote Volpe. Back panel includes photo of Pres. Eisenhower with Volpe. Inside panels describe Volpe's career, from Depression to building a multi-million dollar construction company. Volpe served twice as Governor from 1961 to 1963 and 1965 to 1969. Paper flyer, some sun tanning, fair. . Catalogs: Ephemera.

$12.75

Gloucester MA postcards, set of four

Gloucester, MA: Curteich-Chicago ""C.T. American Art", ca. 1940. 13.7 x 8.5 cm. Four color cards from Gloucester show Thatcher's Island Twin Lights, Italian Fishing Boats laid up on beach, fishing boat under sail off Eastern Point, and two sailing fishing boats in Fisherman's Race off Gloucester. Color postcards, linen finish, very good. . Catalogs: Ephemera.

$8.50

Rockport, MA black and white photographic Post Cards

Boston, MA: American Art Postcard Co, ca. 1930. 13.7 x 8.5 cm. Three ca. 1930- cards from Rockport, MA: Old Stone wharves, Bearskin Neck, Rockport, MA-- shows boat approaching Motif No. 1; Front Bathing Beach, Rockport (from bathing suits, this appears to be in the 1930s); Wharf Scene, Bearskin Neck, Rockport. Postcards, very good. . Catalogs: Ephemera.

$8.50

Cape Ann Artist Post Card: Drawing of young woman holding paint kit and large canvas

By Hague, J. Bradford

Rockport, MA: J. Bradford Hague, ca. 1960. 16.7 x 12.7 cm. Postcard text: ""You'll see this person in Rockp[ort or Gloucester, most any time of the day. Cape Ann is a great place for artists; it's noted for its fishing boats and street scenes for the artists to paint."" Colored postcard, very good. . Catalogs: Ephemera.

$5.95

Rockport, MA: ""Motif Number One"" Old Stone Wharves, Bearskin Neck, Rockport, Mass., Cape Ann 920

Boston, MA: American Art Postcard Co, ca. 1930. 13.7 x 8.5 cm. Black and white photo of Fishing shacks on wharves at Rockport, MA. Postcard, very good. . Catalogs: Ephemera.

$2.55

World War II Cartoon Postcard --Color Cartoon shows soldiers scrambling to be in line for chow

Monterey, CA: Beal's, Des Moines, IA, 1943. 13.7 x 8.5 cm. Card from Pvt. Raymond E. Allyn at Presidio of Monterey, CA to Frank O'Connell in Norwich, CT. Color postcard, very good. . Catalogs: Ephemera.

$2.55

Gloucester MA postcards, set of four

Gloucester, MA: Curteich-Chicago ""C.T. American Art", ca. 1940. 13.7 x 8.5 cm. Four color cards from Gloucester show Racks drying fish with city of Gloucester in background, Italian Fishing Boats laid up on beach, fishing boat under sail off Eastern Point, and sailing fishing boats in port at Gloucester. Fourth card, a Tichnor Bros. Card, shows the Fisherman's Memorial in Gloucester, dedicated in 1923, to memory of more than 8,000 Gloucester fishermen lost at sea since 1623. Color postcards, linen finish, very good. . Catalogs: Ephemera.

$8.50

World War II Color Postcard -- Sailors on Drill Field at U.S. Naval Training Center, Newport, RI

Newport, RI: U.S. Naval Training Station, 1942. 13.7 x 8.5 cm. Card shows sailors on drill field with Naval War College and Narragansett Bay in background. Message on back is from Naval trainee Maurice Laframboise to O'Connells in Norwich, CT. Colored postcard, very good. . Catalogs: Ephemera.

$2.55

Excursion Steamer ""Washington"" Color Postcard

Chicago, IL: Curt Teich & Co. Inc, 1928. 13.7 x 8.5 cm. Card shows Steamer of Streckfus Steamers, Inc. with passengers headed for ramp to board. Message on back: Summer 1928. Group of library employees took excursion down river. ""Boat crow(d)ed, dirty and uncomfortable."" Color postcard, very good. . Catalogs: Ephemera.

$3.40

Valentine with sailboat

ephemera, ca. 1900. 10 x 6 cm. Small valentine shows picture of sailboat flanked by hand and flowers, and greeting: ""With fond love to thee"" paper valentine, good. . Catalogs: Ephemera.

$5.10

C.W. Rowe's Grocery Order Book, 1905. Cover: Fine selected family groceries. Please send book with order!

ephemera, 1905. 8 x 16 cm. Little booklets intended for grocery orders, but contains record of days various people boarded, etc. Paper pamphlet, excellent condition. . Catalogs: Ephemera.

$6.80

Sunshine Magazine, a Magazet, Easy to Read, March 1939

Litchfield, IL: The Sunshine Press, 1939. 13 x 18 cm. Table Service--how Sam gets the promotion; What's in a Name? Eddie Cantor's name was Izzy Itskowitz. Poem of the month: ""I Cain't Hurry."" Paper booklet, good. . Catalogs: Ephemera.

$7.65

Dowry Payment Receipt from Mary, Jan. 13, 1812.

By Steel, Mary

ephemera, 1812. 20 x 12 cm. “I do hereby acknowledge that I have received from Jacob Durstim forty eight pounds in full up to the first day of April AD 1811 for my dowry…"" Half piece of paper, 10% foxing. Good. . Catalogs: Ephemera.

$12.75

Memorial Record with photo of Miss Mary Ahearn of Ireland

Chicopee, MA: ephemera, 1910. 11 x 15 cm. Record prepared after funeral. Mary was 55 years old when she died. Record notes pallbearers, flower gifts; Funeral at Church of the Holy Name, burial, Calvary, Chicopee. Leather-covered booklet, very good. . Catalogs: Ephemera.

$9.01

Gentleman's Laundry Book

Boston, MA: Charles H. Whiting, ca. 1890. 14 x 11 cm. Book of laundry lists: coats, thin; collars; cuffs (pairs); drawers; gloves; hdkfs, linen; jackets; neck ties; pantaloons; shirts, night; towels; vests. Paper booklet of laundry lists, not filled in. Good. . Catalogs: Ephemera.

$8.50

Ladies' Laundry Book

Boston, MA: Charles H. Whiting, ca. 1895. 14 x 10 cm. Booklet of laundry slips for use in hotel, home when sending laundry out: aprons, chemises, collars, corset covers, drawers, dresses, goloves, night caps, night gowns, shams, etc. Paper booklet, very good. . Catalogs: ephemera.

$8.50

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