U.S. History- The West from Dale Steffey Books, ABAA

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Works: Final Report, Part 1 (1890), Part 2 (1892), New Mexico Pueblos & Pecos Pueblo, Vol. 1 (1881), Hemenway Expedition, Vol. 2 (1890), New Mexico (in Bulletin of the Archaeological Institute of America, 1883), and Index to Final Report (1942)
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Works: Final Report, Part 1 (1890), Part 2 (1892), New Mexico Pueblos & Pecos Pueblo, Vol. 1 (1881), Hemenway Expedition, Vol. 2 (1890), New Mexico (in Bulletin of the Archaeological Institute of America, 1883), and Index to Final Report (1942)

by Bandelier, Adolph F.

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Cambridge/ Boston/ Albuquerque : Printed by John Wilson and Son / Published by A.Williams and Co. Six volumes handsomely bound in recent tan buckram, with the original front wrappers attached at front paste downs of each volume. A Fine and lovely set of original publications of Bandelier's works, with the blindstamps of author Jonathan E. Reyman, and occasional scholarly marginal… Read more about this item
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The Man Who Married the Moon, and Other Pueblo Indian Folk-Stories
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The Man Who Married the Moon, and Other Pueblo Indian Folk-Stories

by Lummis, Charles F.

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1894
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New York: The Century Co., 1894. x, 239 pp.; beige cloth pictorially stamped in gold, orange & green; frontis. & 22 illustrations reproducing George Wharton Edwards’ drawings after the author's photographs. Very Good, spine darkened, slight soiling to boards, interior clean, tight and unmarked. SCARCE. . First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"… Read more about this item
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Map Showing Land Grant of the Northern Pacific Railroad Co. in Eastern Washington and Northern Idaho
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Map Showing Land Grant of the Northern Pacific Railroad Co. in Eastern Washington and Northern Idaho

by Northern Pacific Railroad Company

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1887
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Chicago: Rand McNally & Co./ Matthews, Northrup & Company Engravers & Printers , Buffalo, NY, 1887. Corrected up to Apr. 1, 1887 [inset at upper left]. Single Sheet, Folded, 33 3/4" x 27 1/2" , entire verso contains - "Map showing land grant of the Northern Pacific Railroad Co. in eastern Washington and northern Idaho", with inset map… Read more about this item
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The Missouri Land & Live Stock Co. Have for Sale a Large Amount of Fine Fruit & Agricultural Lands in Stone and Christian Counties MO. At Low Prices and on Easy Terms
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The Missouri Land & Live Stock Co. Have for Sale a Large Amount of Fine Fruit & Agricultural Lands in Stone and Christian Counties MO. At Low Prices and on Easy Terms

by John M. Purdy, Manager

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Neosho. Missouri/ St. Louis : Missouri Land and Live Stock Company/ Woodward & Tiernan Printing Co No date, after 1881, circa mid-1880s to mid-1890s. Single Sheet, Folded, 16 1/2" x 16 3/4" folded 4 times to make a 4 1/4" x 8 1/2" brochure. Verso a single map - "Map of Christian & Stone Counties Missouri" measuring 16 1/2"… Read more about this item
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Gold Rush Steamers {{of the Pacific}}
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Gold Rush Steamers {{of the Pacific}}

by Wiltsee, Ernest A.

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1938
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San Francisco: The Grabhorn Press, 1938. One of 500 copies printed at The Grabhorn Press. Near Fine, two small spots of browning to spine label. x, 367 pages, original white quarter cloth over peach buckram boards. A lovely copy. . Limited Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Limited Edition.
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Old Chinatown. A Book of Pictures by Arnold Genthe
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Old Chinatown. A Book of Pictures by Arnold Genthe

by Text by Will Irwin, Arnold Genthe (Photographer)

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1913
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New York: Mitchell Kennerley, 1913. ASSOCIATION COPY, SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY PHOTOGRAPHER Arnold Genthe at front end page -"For Dr. Henry H. Hart with greetings to the Scholar and Poet from Arnold Genthe New York 1932." Dr. Henry H. Hart was a prominent San Francisco attorney, noted history scholar, author, traveler and collector. Near Fine, faint foxing at end… Read more about this item
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1870 Arrest Warrant for John Randell, Charged with the Crime of Forgery, SIGNED Twice by James M. Harvey, Governor of Kansas
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1870 Arrest Warrant for John Randell, Charged with the Crime of Forgery, SIGNED Twice by James M. Harvey, Governor of Kansas

by Harvey, James M.

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1870
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Topeka, KS: J. F. Cummings, Printer to the State of Kansas , 1870. Dated the fourteenth day of September, 1870. " To the Sheriff of Any County, Kansas: Whereas requisition in due form has been made by the Governor of the State of Illinois of one John Randell a fugitive from justice, who stands charged with the crime of Forgery.… Read more about this item
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(Ephemera-Postcards)   Greetings from Centennial Exposition Dallas 1836-1936
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(Ephemera-Postcards) Greetings from Centennial Exposition Dallas 1836-1936

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1936
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Dallas: Texas Centennial Exposition, 1936. Accordion-fold postcard packet containing nine sheets with buildings in the Exposition both sides making a total of 18 images, versos of the cover folds with text about the Expo. Very Good, the cards were mailed to Mrs Ida Popkins of Halsted, Kans in 1938 and postmarked with the Texas Centennilal postmark. Light rubbing to the… Read more about this item
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(Advertising Card)  Second Street and Hill, Looking from the Top of Bryson and Bonebrake Block, Los Angeles, CAL.
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(Advertising Card) Second Street and Hill, Looking from the Top of Bryson and Bonebrake Block, Los Angeles, CAL.

by Jersey Coffee series of Photo-Lithographic View Cards

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Dayton, OH: Dayton Spice Mills No date, circa(1888) which was the year the Bryson Bonebreak Block was built in Los Angeles, and the date in ink at bottom margin below photo that someone has added. From the verso: " Handsome, Historical, Instructive. Photo-Lithographic View Cards. One card in each package of Jersey Coffee! ... Jersey Coffee is pure, clean, strong… Read more about this item
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A Group of Five Catalina, California Tourist Brochures
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A Group of Five Catalina, California Tourist Brochures

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Avalon, CA: Santa Catalina Island Co. A goup of five tourist brochuresm no date, circa 1950s, Catalina Welcomes You, Enjoy Sightseeing Tours in Catalina, and Enjoy Undersea Gardens published by Santa Catalina Island Co. ; Hotel El Rancho A Pleasant Memory in Avalon California publ. by the Hotel, and Catalina Welcomes You , no publisher. Near Fine to Fine, Catalina… Read more about this item
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Census of the City and County of Los Angeles California for the Year 1850. Together with an Analysis and Appendix
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Census of the City and County of Los Angeles California for the Year 1850. Together with an Analysis and Appendix

by Newmark, Maurice H. and Newmark, Marco R.

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1929
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Los Angeles: The Times-Mirror Press, 1929. Near Fine, bound in original blue cloth with gilt lettering, pages evenly browned, no jacket, foldout map is Fine. 139 pages, black and white photographs. . First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Maps and Surveys of the Pueblo Lands of Los Angeles
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Maps and Surveys of the Pueblo Lands of Los Angeles

by Harlow, Neal; Dahlstrom, Grant

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1976
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Los Angeles: Dawson's Book Shop, 1976. #53 of 375 copies SIGNED BY AUTHOR AND PRINTER Grant Dahlstrom at colophon page. Additionally SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR at front end page -"For Gary Steigerwald, Neal Harlow". Fine, 2 maps in pocket at rear, one with tiny corner crease else both are Fine. . SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR AND PRINTER. Limited… Read more about this item
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The Condition of the Western Farmer as Illustrated By the Economic History of a Nebraska Township
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The Condition of the Western Farmer as Illustrated By the Economic History of a Nebraska Township

by Bentley, Arthur F.

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1893
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Baltimore, Maryland: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1893. Handsomely bound in 20th c. dark blue cloth with gilt lettering front cover, Near Fine, old tape mend front end page, triangular section of top corner p. 87 detached and laid in, easily repairable. Bound without original wrappers and publisher's ads. Johns Hopkins University Studies in Historical and Political Science, Herbert B. Adams,… Read more about this item
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Report on the Exploration of the Yellowstone River
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Report on the Exploration of the Yellowstone River

by Raynolds, Bvt. Brig. Gen. W. F.

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1868
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Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1868. Original gilt lettered cloth, with large folding "Map of the Yellowstone and Missouri Rivers and their Tributaries, explored by Capt. W.F. Raynolds Topl. Engres. and 1st Lieut. H.E. Maynadier 10th Inft. Assistant.", 178 pages. 40th Congress, 1st Session, Senate Ex. Doc. 77. Very Good, 1/4" loss of cloth at head of spine and… Read more about this item
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The Romance of the Colorado River
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The Romance of the Colorado River

by Dellenbaugh, Frederick Samuel

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1903
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New York: G. P Putnam's Sons, 1903. Reprinted March 1903, following the First Edition, First Printing of November, 1902. Very good in original decorative cloth, the spine darkened, top edge gilt a bit dulled. Internally clean, bright and unmarked, the binding solid. From the collection of Joseph Hyde Pratt, (his signature in red front end page), noted North Carolina … Read more about this item
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(Presentation Copy)  Historical and Statistical Information, Reflecting the History, Condition, and Prospects of the Indian Tribes of the United States . Parts I, III, and IV
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(Presentation Copy) Historical and Statistical Information, Reflecting the History, Condition, and Prospects of the Indian Tribes of the United States . Parts I, III, and IV

by Schoolcraft, Henry R.(owe) (1793-1864)

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1851
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Philadelphia: Lippincott, Grambo & Company, 1851. "Collected and prepared under the direction of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, per Act of Congress of March 3d, 1847." Presentation Copies of Parts I, III, and IV only, each part a First Edition, 1851, 1853, and 1854 published by Lippincott, Grambo & Company, Philadelphia . Part I SIGNED AND INSCRIBED "Prof. George… Read more about this item
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Letters and Notes on the Manners Customs and Condition of the North American Indians. In Two Volumes
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Letters and Notes on the Manners Customs and Condition of the North American Indians. In Two Volumes

by Catlin, Geo.(rge)

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London: Published By the Author, at the Egyptian Hall, Piccadilly , 1841. "Written During Eight Years Travel Amongst the Wildest Tribes of Indians in North America in 1832, 33, 34, 35, 36. 37, 38, and 39. With 400 Illustrations carefully engraved from His Original Paintings." Two volumes in contemporary bright red cloth with decorations and lettering in gilt and black… Read more about this item
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Botanical Features of North American Deserts
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Botanical Features of North American Deserts

by MacDougal, Daniel Trembly

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Washington, D.C.: Carnegie Institute of Washington, 1908. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY CONTRIBUTOR William Phipps Blake at front end page - "Professor Joseph Hyde Pratt, Chapel Hill, N.C. with compliments of W.P. Blake (?) Oct. 28, 1908 (Leafs 45)". Phipps contribution starts at p. 45, titled "Geological Sketch of the Region of Tucson, Arizona". Phipps (1826-1910) was the Territorial Geologist… Read more about this item
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Report of Alaska Investigations in 1914
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Report of Alaska Investigations in 1914

by Jones, E. Lester

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Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Fisheries , 1915. SCARCE study of the Alaska fishing industry, 155 pages with numerous black and white photographs, many of them of Native American fishermen. This copy finely bound and from the private collection of Dr. Joseph Hyde Pratt, noted North Carolina geologist, conservationist, and state and local civic leader, and later… Read more about this item
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The Buffalo Soldiers (Publisher's Promotional Poster)

The Buffalo Soldiers (Publisher's Promotional Poster)

by Leckie, William H.

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No Place: No Publisher SCARCE publisher's promotional poster, no publisher, no place, no date, but for the 1999 University of Oklahoma Press soft cover edition. Features the front cover image from a painting by M. Kunstler. Fine. Will be shipped loosely rolled in sturdy mailing tube. well suited for framing. . First Printing. Poster. Fine. 24" h x 16"w.… Read more about this item
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