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Acker, Clinton S. (Clinton Seaman), Assisted by Nelson Craven. This and That about Here and There Around Old Peek's Kill. Memories and Recollections of some of our older citizens in Peekskill: Of People, Places and Events during the 18th, 19th and 20th Centuries recorded for future generations. Edited and Arranged by Clinton S. Acker. Peekskill-on-Hudson, New York: Monument Printers and Lithographers, 1963. Large 8vo. 124 pages. Photographs. Illustrations. Inscribed, 'Merry Christmas from The Cravens'. Very good hardcover in very good pictorial dust jacket; small tape stains on upper and lower corners of front and rear blank endpapers. #29269. $125
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Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine for North America. Imperial Council. Proceedings of the Eighty-Third Annual Session, held at Minneapolis, Minnesota, July 16, 17, 18 A:H:1376--A.D. 1957. Includes: Directory of the Imperial Council and Subordinate Temples and Other Information, March, 1957. No place: Imperial Council of the Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine for North America, 1957. 411, 148, 16 pages. Indexes. Bound in (1): Iowa Corporation, Articles of Incorporation and By-Laws and Code, Jurisdictional Agreements and Arabic Calendar, Revised to July 18, 1957. 148 pages. Bound in (2): Gregorian and Mohammedan Calendars, 1957-1958. Issued by George M. Saunders, (3) Imperial Recorder, Chicago, Illinois. 113 pages. Index. Bound in: Shriners Hospitals for Crippled Children. A Colorado Corporation. Articles of Incorporation as Amended and By-Laws as Amended. 16 pages. On spine: 'Proceedings Eighty-Third Annual Session' / 'Articles of Incorporation, By-Laws and Code, / A.A.O.N.M.S. / Crary / 1957. Very good hardcover. 1/4-leather and cloth-covered boards, with gilt spine titles. Small dent in upper edge of front cover. #25600. $85
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Angle, Paul M. (Paul McClelland). First in the Hearts of his Countrymen. Chicago: R. R. Donnelley, 1970. Published in 1970? 4to. 6 unnumbered pages. Facsimile letter. Includes facsimile of a one-page holograph letter signed, from George Washington to John Langdon, dated at Mount Vernon April 14, 1789 accepting election to the presidency of the United States. 'A demonstration of fine printing from R. R. Donnelley & Sons company, the Lakeside Press.' - Front cover. Very good stiff wrappers (soft cover). #28475. $22.50
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Arizona Department of Water Resources. Tucson Active Management Area. Management Plan for First Management Period, 1980-1990. Phoenix: Arizona Department of Water Resources, 1984. 4to (medium-large book). vii, 147 pages. Maps. Illustrations. Good wrappers (soft cover); some green highlighting and marginal notes. #27717. $25
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Babson, John J. Notes and Additions to the History of Gloucester. Second Series. With an Appendix containing indexes to Parts I and II. Salem, Massachusetts: Salem Press, 1891. Small 8vo (medium-large book). 187 pages. Index. Good stiff wrappers (soft cover), partially disbound, small lower right-corner of front cover and first page torn off. #25047. $40
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Balch, Emily Greene. Our Slavic Fellow Citizens. New York: Arno Press and the New York Times, 1969. Facsimile reprint. xx, 536 pages. Index. Bibliography. Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Charts. Tables. The American Immigration Collection. First published New York: Charities Publication Committee, 1910. 'I spent the greater part of the year 1905 in Austria-Hungary, studying emigration on the spot, and over a year in visiting Slavic colonies in the United States, ranging from New York to Colorado, and from the Upper Peninsula of Michigan to Galveston. One autumn was spent as a boarder in the family of a Bohemian workingman in New York City.' - Preface. Exlibrary. Spine labels; stamps and pencil markings on top and bottom edges, front flyleaf, half-title page; barcode label and pocket on rear free endpaper. Good hardcover. #23928. $150
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Barry, Colman J. Geburtswehen einer Nation: Peter Paul Cahensly und die Einburgerung der katholischen deutschen Auswanderer in Kirche und Nation der Vereinigten Staaten von Amerika. Ins Deutsche ubertragen von Dr. Karl und Grete Borgmann. Hamburg: Paulus Verlag, 1971. 389 pages. Frontispiece portrait. Published in the United States as The Catholic Church and German Americans. Text in German. Very good stiff wrappers. Previous owner's name and note on blank front flyleaf. #21791. $20
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Bisbee, Charles A., Jr. The History of the Bisbee Mill Museum and Gristmill. Chesterfield, Massachusetts: Chesterfield Historical Society, 2002. 89 pages. Photographs. Illustrations. Diagrams. Dated, inscribed and signed by the author. Chesterfield is located in Hampshire County, Massachusetts. Very good stiff pictorial wrappers (soft cover) with plastic-comb binding. #27104. $30
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Bland, Ellen Witter, Compiler. Wayne County, Illinois, Cemetery Inscriptions. Volumes I-VI, VIII, 1971-1975, 1981. Fairfield, Illinois: Bland Books, 1971. Small 4to (8-1/2 x 11 inches). 7 volumes. Volumes vary from 138 to 264 pages. Index in each volume. Maps. A good source for genealogical information. Very good stiff pictorial wrappers (soft cover). Stapled sheets with tape spine. #29594. $275
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Blythe, T. Roger, designer and sketches. Washington, D.C. Washington, D.C.: American Security and Trust Company, 1953. Oblong 8vo. No pagination (50 pages). Illustrations. 'This penciled portrayal of Washington shows a representative group of prominent buildings.' - Daniel W. Bell, President. Very good stiff pictorial wrappers. #22768. $15
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Botetourt County American Bicentennial Commission. Publication Committee. Botetourt County History Before 1900 through Cemetery Records. Botetourt County, Virginia: Publication Committee of the Botetourt County American Bicentennial Commission, 1982. 4to (large volume). 96 pages. Index. A 2-page Supplement laid in. Botetourt History Series of Four Publications, III. Estimated publication date. Very good stiff pictorial wrappers (soft cover). #29592. $25
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Bronx County Historical Society. Bronx County Historical Society Journal. Volume III, Number 1-Volume XIX, Number 1, January 1966-Spring 1982. Bronx, New York: Bronx County Historical Society, 1966. 8vo. 35 issues. pages. Index. Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Very good stiff wrappers (soft cover). #29600. $150
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Buckell, Betty Ahearn. Old Lake George Hotels: A Pictorial Review. Lake George, New York?: Buckle Press, 1987. 2nd printing. Oblong 4to. 99 pages. Bibliography. Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Very good pictorial softcover. ISBN 0961680903. #29944. $40
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Buckell, Henry W. No Dull Days at Huletts, with Reminiscences of Henry W. Buckell. Edited by Betty Ahearn Buckell. Glens Falls, New York?: B. A. Buckell, 1991. 2nd printing. 48 pages. Bibliography. Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Huletts Landing is located on the East Shore of Lake George in New York's Adirondack Mountains. Very good pictorial softcover. #29943. $15
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Carlile, Ethel Boswell, editor. Higdon Family History. No place: No publisher, 1974. 23 pages. Photographs. Part I: Higdon History, 1828-1974. Part II: Ancestral Background. Biographical and genealogical information on the Higdon family. William Terril Higdon is the first know ancestor, whose son Robert Perry was born in Alabama in 1828. Very good stiff wrappers. #29576. $30
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Carroll, John M. The 7th U.S. Cavalry's Own, Colonel Tommy Tompkins: A Military Heritage and Tradition. Mattituck, New York & Bryan, Texas: J. M. Carroll & Company, 1984. 191 pages. Index. Photographs. Frontispiece portrait. A biography of Selah Reeve Hobbie Tompkins, 1864-1939 and the United States Army's 7th Cavalry. As new hardcover in as new dust jacket. ISBN 0848800133. #23147. $35
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Catskill Mountain Agricultural Society. Twenty-Second Annual Fair, Catskill Mountain Agricultural Society, Margaretville, N.Y. Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, August 16, 17, 18, 19, 1910. Margaretville, New York: Catskill Mountain Agricultural Society, 1910. 82 pages. Illustrations. Good stiff wrappers (soft cover); corners and edges slightly frayed and worn. #29502. $37.50
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Central Congregational Church, Providence, R.I. Historical Manual of the Central Congregational Church, Providence, R.I., 1852-1902. Providence, Rhode Island: Press of E. L Freeman, 1902. 172 pages. Photographs. Good hardcover, bound in buckram, backstrip and edges worn, upper right-hand corner of flyleaf cut off. #10627. $20
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Combs, Jinny. Tales around the Campfire. Ennis, Montana: Howell Publications, 2000. 1st printing. 96 pages. Color photographs. Signed by the author on the title page, along with a personal inscription. Life on the Diamond J Dude Ranch in Ennis, Montana. Very good stiff pictorial wrappers. ISBN 0967574536. #22831. $25
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Delaney, Edmund. The Connecticut River: New England's Historic Waterway. Chester, Connecticut: Globe Pequot Press, 1983. 1st edition. Small 4to (medium-large book). 183 pages. Index. Bibliography. Photographs. Illustrations. Signed by the author on the title page. Very good pictorial softcover. ISBN 0871069806. #22349. $22.50
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DeNatale, Douglas. Two Stones for Every Dirt: The Story of Delaware County, New York. Photographs edited by Linda B. Norris. Book designed and edited by Wray Rominger. Acknowledgments by Linda B. Morris. Introduction by Charles D. Cook. Introduction by State Senator Charles D. Cook. Fleischmanns, New York: Purple Mountain Pres, 1987. 1st printing. 4to (large book). 158 pages. Bibliographical references. Sponsored by the Delaware County Historical Association. Very good stiff pictorial wrappers (soft cover). ISBN 0935796045. #29506. $37.50
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Dexter, Warren W., and Donna Martin. America's Ancient Stone Relics, Highlighting Vermont's Link to Bronze Age Mariners. Rutland, Vermont: Academy Books, 1995. 4to. xvi, 210, 2 pages. Index. End notes. Maps. Drawings. Photographs. 'A photographic record that reflects the presence in Vermont of ancient people from Europe, Africa and Asia during the early Bronze Age, at least 3300 B.C., up to the time of Columbus.' - Page 1. Very good soft cover, bound with a plastic spiral. ISBN 1567150500. #29707. $75
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Di Brino, Nicholas. A Brief, but most complete and true account of the history of The Morris Park Racecourse, Originally in Westchester County, now The County of the Bronx, State of New York. Also the Genealogical History of the Morris, Hennen, and allied families until the time of John A. Morris. Introduction by John A. Morris. Bronx County, New York: Bronx County Historical Society, 1977. 48 pages. Bibliographical references. Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Frontispiece portrait. Very good stiff pictorial wrappers (soft cover). #29603. $35
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Durand, Janice. Getting the Most out of Madison: A Guide. Illustrated by John Durand. Madison, Wisconsin: Puzzlebox Press, 1974. 1st printing. Oblong 8vo. ix, 180 pages. Index. Illustrations. Maps. Good stiff wrappers (soft cover), corners and edges worn and rubbed, creases in lower right front and rear covers. #26960. $15
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Endore, Guy. A Walk in Alabama. A Talk Given on April 6, 1965 to the School of Library Service, UCLA. Los Angeles: UCLA School of Library Service, 1965. 13 pages. An account of the author's participation on the last leg of the 1965 freedom march from Selma to the state capitol at Montgomery. Wrappers. 13 typed offset printed pages fastened with a staple. #29553. $25
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Falconer, Thomas. Letters and Notes on the Texan Santa Fe Expeditions, 1841-1842. Introduction by F. W. Hodge. New York: Dauber & Pine, 1930. 4to (large book). 159 pages. Portrait. Howes F14. Clark, Travels in the Old South, III: 155. Good hardcover, corners bumped, small tear in top of portrait page, covers worn. #13833. $75
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Faude, Wilson H., and Mark H. Jones and Theodore O. Wohlsen, Associate Compilers. The Great Hartford Picture Book from the Pictorial Archives of the Connecticut State Library. Foreword by William A. O'Neill. Introduction by Clarence Walters. Norfolk, Virginia: Donning Company, 1985. 4to (large book). 207 pages. Photographs. Gift inscription by one of the contributors to this volume. Very good hardcover in very good dust jacket. ISBN 0898654505. #25128. $25
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Ferrigno, Andrew D. V. Cranberry Meadow. East Hampton, Connecticut: Young's Printing, 1984. 1st edition. 175 pages. Photographs. Inscribed, dated and signed by the author on the title page. Contents include genealogical information about the Ferrigno Family and Erminia Lanzi Ferrigno, Loffredo Family, East Hampton, Connecticut and its schools, and the author's teaching career, known as Andy Ferrigno. Very good pictorial softcover. #24733. $100
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First Congregational Church, Hyde Park, Massachusetts. Three separate items. Members, June 1, 1912 (16mo. 16 pages). 54th Anniversary of the Sunday School, 1861-1915 (small 8vo. 12 pages). The Bethany Class, 1934 (24mo. 4 unnumbered pages). Hyde Park, Massachusetts: First Congregational Church, 1912, 1934. 3 publications. Good wrappers (soft cover). #26810. $30
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First Presbyterian Church of Throggs Neck. One Hundredth Anniversary Journal, 1855-1955. Greetings by [Rev.] Alexander Sime. New York: First Presbyterian Church of Throggs Neck, 1955. 4to. [76] pages. Index. Photographs. Ten pages of text and a photograph of the church, includes 'A History of the First Presbyterian Church of Throggs Neck' and 'A Program of Progress.' Several pages of 'Friendly Boosters,' and many pages of advertisements. The church is located on Tremont Avenue in the Bronx. Very good stiff wrappers (soft cover). #29601. $20
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