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The Narrative of Alvar Nunez Cabeza de Vaca:

By: N/A

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Barre, Ms, The Imprint Society: 1972

Seller ID: 017027

Condition: Very Good


Original illustrated yellow, red and black cover with a black and white illustration of Alva Nunez Cabeza de Vaca on the front and back cover. 5 1/2 X 8 1/4 inches. 271 pages. The copy is number 1597 of 1950 copies signed by Michael McCurdy, who created the original wood engravings , which have been printed from block. 11 black and white illustrations. Quarter bound with red leather with gold lettering on spine. Yellow top stain. Come is slipcase. Slipcase has a few smal... View more info

Collection of Victoria, B.C. Memorabilia

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 017630

Condition: Fine


Collection of original items from Victoria B.C. Circa 1940's. Collection contains, 1 Scurrahs Clothing business card. tan, 2 1/4 X 3 3/4 inches. Scurrahs was owned by Percy Beall Scurrahs (1883-1970) was at one time, mayor of Victoria from 1955-1961. He was the first mayor to hold 3 consecutive terms. "Birks in Victoria" flyer, trifold measures 5 1/4 X 9 inches with blue and red text. Henry Birks (1840-1928) was a Canadian businessman and founder of Henry Birks &... View more info

Santa Cruz Mountains Big Basin Inn

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 017743

Condition: Very Good


Original orange and green wrapper with an illustration of a Redwood tree and children on the front cover. 3 1/2 X 6 1/2. 1 sheet, folded in forth's. Unfolded, measures 6 1/2 X 13 3/4 . Inside are 9 photographs showing scenes from around the Big Basin Inn, with a brief description of each. Also has a map. Pages are clean and complete. View more info

Pasadena, Cal. The Crown of the Valley. On the Road of a Thousand Wonders.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Ca, The O. Newman Company:

Seller ID: 017754

Condition: Very Good


Circa 1915. Original color illustrated postcards in cardboard case. 6 1/4 X 4 1/4 inches. Post cards are 6 X 4 inches. All cards are connected, color illustrations and printed different scenes on each side, total of 22 cards. Cards show horse shoe curve, Mt. Lowe, the sunken gardens at Busch's Residence, Hotel Green, Hotel Raymond, the Pergola at the Maryland Hotel, trail up Mt. Wilson, the Durand Residence and others. One card is dampstained. Several cards have light fo... View more info

Drake's Plate Of Brass. Evidence Of His Visit To California In 1579

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Francisco, California., California Historical Society: 1937

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 018296

Condition: Fine


Original tan cloth with tan paper with red lettering and green illustrations on the front cover. Tan paper with red lettering on spine. 7 1/4 X 10 1/2 inches. 57 pages with 6 pages of information on California Historical Society. Copy contains 5 black and white illustrations and 2 black and white maps. From the colophon, "Printed for the California Historical Society by Lawton R. Kennedy, April 1937. Typography by Harold N. Seeger." Contents in this copy are "... View more info

Map of Oregon With Condensed Information About Its Resources, Industries, Commerce, Products, Climate Etc

By: N/A

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Southern Pacific Company: 0

Seller ID: 018566

Condition: Fine


Circa 1904. Original blue wrapper with white lettering on the front cover. 4 1/4 X 9 1/2 inches, folded. Unfolded measurements 26 X 24 1/2 inches. Copy gives brief information on Oregon, it's Climate, Transportation, Education, Agriculture, Willamette Valley, Umpqua Valley, Rogue River Valley Dairying, Horticulture, Stock Raising, Lumber, Milling, Manufacturing and Gold Mining. On the inside is a color map of Oregon. Copy is torn along a few creases. Copy is complete. Sm... View more info

Alaska and The Yukon Territory

By: N/A

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Chicago,, Poole Bros. Inc.: 1917

Seller ID: 017735

Condition: Very Good


Original tan wrapper with a black and white photograph of a train on the front cover, a paddle wheel ship on the back cover. 9 X 4 inches. Copy is 3 sheets folded into quarters, making 22 pages. Pages 3-20 have small black and white photographs on the bottom of each page. Pages 1-2 show a black and white photograph of Lake Atlin, pages 21-22 show a map of Alaska and the White Pass & Yukon Route across Alaska. Copy is not bound and the 3 pages are loose, however complete.... View more info

Along the Union Pacific

By: N/A

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Chicago, Poole Bros. Inc.: 0

Seller ID: 018636

Condition: Very Good


No date, but circa 1930. Color illustrated wrapper. Folded to make 66 page pamphlet. 66 pages. Detailed description of the routes from Chicago to the West Coast, including information and each major town and city, historical sights, monuments, etc. Centerpiece map. Illustrated with photos and line drawings. View more info

Colorado Springs and Manitou: Pikes Peak Region

By: N/A

Price: $17.59

Publisher: Colorado Springs, Colorado, Colorado Springs Chamber of Commerce: 0

Seller ID: 018639

Condition: Fine


Illustrated color wrapper, with photographs and general information front and back. Internal black and white photos of scenery, sporting events, buildings, etc. Final page is text giving detailed information for the tourist. No date, but circa 1936. Unpaginated, but 12 pages. 4 x 9 inches. View more info

Salt Lake City: 7 Wonderful One-Day Trips in and around Salt Lake City and Utah

By: N/A

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Salt Lake City, Chamber of Commerce, Salt Lake City: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 018819

Condition: Very Good


No date, but circa 1920. One sheet folded to makie 20 4 x 9 inch panels. Activities for the seven day vacation include information on mines, parks, canyons, , the city, etdc Two maps, one of Salt Lake City and the other of the general area. One panel of hotels and their rates. Photo illustrated. Attractive color covers. View more info

Cherry Blossom Tour, Japan, China, Korea, 1910, Raymond & Whitcomb Co. (ciover title)

By: N/A

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Boston, Press of Rand Avery Supply Co.: 1910

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 018833

Condition: Fine


Title page: "Tour to Japan, Leaving San Francisco March 5, 1910." The tour is advertised as being on the Pacific Mail steamship ?Mongolia." The tour includes much more than the the places the titles indicate with stops in Hawaii, the Philippines and a homeward train trip by the Trans-Siberian Railway through Siberia and Germany. Attractive booklet, with illustrated cover printed in red and black. Illustrated throughout with photos. Description of each ... View more info

Utah: Its People, Resources, Attractions and Institutions

By: N/A

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Salt Lake City, The Bureau of Information: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 018834

Condition: Fine


No date, but circa 1925. Attractive color covers with fountain, column and trees on front, Hotel Utah on back. Railroad advertising inside front cover and first two pages plus back inside cover. Photo illustrated, some in color. Detailed information for the tourist, visitor and potential emigrant. 100 pages. 4 3/4 x 7 inches. View more info

Alaska Sea-Voyage Vacations: Yacht Party Cruises Northland Transportation Company (cover title)

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Portland, Oregon, General Steamship Corporation: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019078

Condition: Fine


No date but circa 1938. One sheet, 13 1/2 x 12 inches, folded to make eight two sided panels. Photo illustrated, with information on the cruises (itineraries, fares, places to visit, maps, etc.).Printed attractively in black, orange and blue. The company's ships were the Northland, and the North Sea. View more info

Cnnadian National Alaska and Pacific Coast Cruises: Vancouver-Sitka-Skagway, 11 days; Vancouver-Skagway Direct 9 days; Vancouver-Portland Canal-Stewart-Anyox-South Alaska, 5 days.

By: N/A

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Canadian National: 1936

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019079

Condition: Fine


One sheet, 18 1/2 x 32 1/2 inches, folded to make 16 double sided panels. Attractively printed in black, orange, green and purple. Front side is information and photos of the cruises; back side, large attractive maps of the upper west coast of America and an inset of Alaska. The ships of the company were the Prince Robert and Prince George. View more info

Visit the Oregon Coast

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Tillamook, OR, Oregon Coast Association: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019109

Condition: Very Good


Black and white booklet and map with red and green coloring. No date, circa 1930s. 4" x 9" unopened. 8" x 9" opened as a booklet. 16" x 9" fully opened. "Oregon U.S. 101" icon printed on the front cover. Minimal wear; crease in bottom-right of front cover. This booklet highlights different towns and points of interest along the Oregon Coast. Inside is a map of the region showing the major towns, highways, and landmarks. View more info

Switzerland

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Berne, Swiss Federal Railways: 1939

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019110

Condition: Very Good


Colored map with black and white photographs and text. 3 1/2" x 7 1/4" unopened. 21" x 14 1/2" opened. Some creasing on the covers. Promotional text describes Switzerland, its points of interests, and leisure activities visitors can enjoy there. One text panel highlights some of Switzerland's railways. Another text panel lists some of Switzerland's notable spas according to the ailments they are purported to cure. The map shows the network of Swiss ... View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph - "The Sound Steamer, 'Bristol'."

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, American Views: 0

Seller ID: 019185

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Original stereocard on pale orange board. No date, circa 1870s. Board measures 7" x 3 1/2"; photograph measures 5 1/2" x 2 7/8." Clean copy. "American Views" is printed on either side of the board. The photograph shows the stern view of the sidewheel steamer, Bristol, at Robins Dry Dock, Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY in 1870. This photograph was originally taken by Henry T. Anthony (1814-1884), an American photographer and vice president of the l... View more info

Central California, Exposition Map (Bulletin No. 13)

By: N/A

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Tourist Association of Central California: 0

Seller ID: 019311

Condition: Very Good


Original map of the Panama-Pacific International Exposition in San Francisco with green, black, and white coloring. No date, circa 1915. Folds out into five sections. 24 3/4" x 9" unfolded. 5" x 9" folded. Included are black and white photographs of places in the Bay Area and "Central California." Exposition map has green, black, and white coloring. Also included are brief descriptions of local cities and points of interest in the Bay Area ... View more info

Hotel El Rancho: Welcome Visitors

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: 0

Seller ID: 019439

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Black, white, and orange brochure welcoming visitors to Hotel El Rancho in New Mexico. Black and white photographs and illustrations. No date, circa 1935. 3 1/2" x 6 1/2" folded; 12" x 14" unfolded. A very clean copy. Front of the brochure reads: "Hotel El Rancho: Welcome Visitors; Individual Architectural Character ... Typical Ranch House Furnishings; Located in the Center of Unspoiled Cowboy & Indian Country; Dedicated to the Charm of Yesterday... View more info

Roap Map; California, Oregon, Washington; Hotel Manx, San Francisco

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: United States, AAA: 0

Seller ID: 019888

Condition: Collectible-Fine


A small road map that advertises the Hotel Manx in San Francisco. No date, circa 1939. Folds out into five panels. Measures 2 1/4" x 5 1/2" folded; 11 1/4" x 5 1/2" unfolded. Black and white illustrations and reprinted photographs. A clean, fine copy. Front panel includes title and also the following: "Official AAA Hotel; Powell at Union Square; Managing Owner - Garage Service at Door; 'Meet Me at the Manx.'" Managing owner is Harvey M. Toy... View more info