American History & Hall of Fame Showcase, June 2024

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Thur, June 6 Lots 1000-1590
Art (1001-1091)
Native Americana (1092-1207)
Jewelry & Watches (1208-1241)
Collectibles (1242-1279)
Books / Antiquarian (1280-1537)
Medical (1538-1543)
Advertising (1544-1580)
Toys & Children (1581-1590)

Fri, June 7 Lots 2000-2550
Maps (2000-2059)
Transportation & Railroad (2060-2550)
Railroad Passes
Stocks (2535-2550)
Railroad, Banking, other

Sat, June 8 Lots 3000-3595
Wells Fargo & Express (3000-3019)
Outlaws & Lawmen (3020-3097
Autographs (3098-3109)
Revolutionary War & Early Military (3110-3130
President Lincoln (3130-3219
JFK Assassination (3220-3248
Black American (3249-3256)
Civil War (3257-3307)
Custer, Gen George A. (3308-3353)
Presidential (3354-3388)
Firearms & Weapons (3389-3467)
Sports / Hall of Fame (3468-3595)
Baseball (3468-3562)
Basketball (3563-3564)
Boxing (3565-3572)
Football (3573-3577)
Other (3578-3595)

Sun, June 9 Lots 4000-4600
Mining (4000-4189)
Numismatics (4190-4314)
Tokens (4315-4329)
World's Fair (4330-4340)
Bottles (4341-4367)
Saloon (4368-4376)
Tobacco (4377-4380)
Gaming (4381-4388)
Cowboy (4389-4392)
Entertainment (4393-4426)
Music (4427-4450)
Photographs (4451-4481)
Ephemera (4482-4569)
Philatelic (4570-4600)
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Journals of Zebulon Pike  [181665]1350 - Journals of Zebulon Pike [181665]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Hardcover, two volume set, in original slipcover; 464 pages with 60 plates; 409 pages. The Journals of Zebulon Montgomery Pike, With Letters and Relat
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Journey to Mexico 2 Vols. 1826-34 & 1980  [181944]1351 - Journey to Mexico 2 Vols. 1826-34 & 1980 [181944]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
"Journey to Mexico During the Years 1826 to 1834." By Jean Louis Berlandier, a French-Mexican naturalist, physician, and anthropologist. T...
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Lewis & Clark Expedition Journals by Moulton  [182379]1352 - Lewis & Clark Expedition Journals by Moulton [182379]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
1987 The Journals of the Lewis & Clark Expedition edited by Gary E Moulton. Volumes 1-11 and 13(index), volume 12 is missing. With dustjackets e...
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Lewis & Clark, 2 Vols., 1964 & 1970  [182276]1353 - Lewis & Clark, 2 Vols., 1964 & 1970 [182276]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Two volumes about Lewis & Clark, from the Western Frontiersmen Series, published by The Arthur H. Clark Co., includes: Vol. XI, "George Dro...
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Mojave Road by Casebier  [182236]1354 - Mojave Road by Casebier [182236]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
1975 The Mojave Road by Dennis G Casebier, 191pp with index and Mojave Road map in back flap. The story of a 150 year old wagon trail that had been pa
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Narratives of De Soto Vol I & II  [181897]1355 - Narratives of De Soto Vol I & II [181897]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Narratives of De Soto Volumes I & II, edited by Edward Gaylord Bourne, copyright 1904 Volume I is 192 pages, Volume II is also 192 pages. Boards...
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Estimate : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (75.00 + 18.75BP) = 93.75
 
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Northwest Coast of America: 1832  [181860]1356 - Northwest Coast of America: 1832 [181860]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Hardcover, 19 pages. 180 copies printed by Saul & Lillian Marks at the Plantin Press, 1959. Northwest Coast of America & California: 1832 Le...
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Old Forts & Trading Posts of the West, Vol I, Nolie Mumey, 1956  [182032]1357 - Old Forts & Trading Posts of the West, Vol I, Nolie Mumey, 1956 [182032]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
"Old Forts and Trading Posts of the West, Bent's Old Fort & Bent's New Fort on the Arkansas River", Vol I, Nolie Mumey, 1956, ...
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Old Santa Fe Trail Books (2)  [181872]1358 - Old Santa Fe Trail Books (2) [181872]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Two books: 1) "The Old Santa Fe Trail: The Story of a Great Highway" by Colonel Henry Inman. Hardcover, 493 pages, Macmillan Company, 1897...
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Estimate : 180.00 - 250.00
Sold to d*******f for (95.00 + 23.75BP) = 118.75
 
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Pioneer Photographer, Jackson Diggs, 1929  [182037]1359 - Pioneer Photographer, Jackson Diggs, 1929 [182037]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
The Pioneer Photographer, Rocky Mountain Adventures with a Camera. William H. Jackson (Signed by author- Rare to begin with!), in collaboration with H
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Estimate : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold to d*******f for (160.00 + 40.00BP) = 200.00
 
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Pioneers, Indians, & Buffalos by Bayard H. Paine, 1935  [183988]1360 - Pioneers, Indians, & Buffalos by Bayard H. Paine, 1935 [183988]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Pioneers, Indians, & Buffaloes by Bayard H. Paine, First edition 1935. Autographed "Mrs. & Mr. W. E. Clayton with the complements of Ba...
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Estimate : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold to s****s for (75.00 + 18.75BP) = 93.75
 
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Plains and the Diggings Book Pair by Delano  [182224]1361 - Plains and the Diggings Book Pair by Delano [182224]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
1854 Life on the Plains and Among the Diggings by A Delano, 384pp. Memories of a Gold Rush miner in the 1850's. Gilt and embossed binging, spine...
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Estimate : 400.00 - 700.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (200.00 + 50.00BP) = 250.00
 
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Scouts and Western Characters Books, 4  [179390]1362 - Scouts and Western Characters Books, 4 [179390]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
1926 1st edition Wild Bill Hickok by Wilstach-front board is separating, 1898 Christopher Carson, Known as Kit Carson by Abbott-foxing, cover separati
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Estimate : 120.00 - 200.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (60.00 + 15.00BP) = 75.00
 
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Sketches of Scenery California & Mexico, 1951  [181346]1363 - Sketches of Scenery California & Mexico, 1951 [181346]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
"Sketches of Scenery and Notes of Personal Adventure in California & Mexico," 1951, William M'ilvaine, Jr. Printed at the Grabhorn...
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Southwest Historical Series, Bieber, Hafen, Vol. I-XII, 1931-1943  [182452]1364 - Southwest Historical Series, Bieber, Hafen, Vol. I-XII, 1931-1943 [182452]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
(12) Books, the Arthur H. Clark Company, Southwest Historical Series, Volume I-XII, Edited by Ralph P. Bieber and LeRoy R. Hafen, 1931-1943, complete
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Estimate : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to d*******f for (500.00 + 125.00BP) = 625.00
 
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Solis's Conquest of Mexico Volumes I & II (Cortez)  [181759]1365 - Solis's Conquest of Mexico Volumes I & II (Cortez) [181759]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This is a chronicle translated from Spanish that recounts the journey to Mexico by Hernan Cortes in 1519 and his conquest of the Aztec Empire. The ori
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Estimate : 500.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (275.00 + 68.75BP) = 343.75
 
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Travels in Mexico by Gilliam, 1847  [182214]1366 - Travels in Mexico by Gilliam, 1847 [182214]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
1847 Travels in Mexico by Albert M Gillian. 312pp. A detailed discussion of Mexican mines, up thru Texas to California. Mentions of ore bags made of a
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Sold to 8********l.. for (250.00 + 62.50BP) = 312.50
 
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Travels in the Interior of Mexico, 1829  [181927]1367 - Travels in the Interior of Mexico, 1829 [181927]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
"Travels in the Interior of Mexico, in 1825, 1826, 1827, & 1828," Lieut. R.W. H. Hardy, R.N., 1829. "(The author) travelled over ...
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View of South America & Mexico, 1827  [181930]1368 - View of South America & Mexico, 1827 [181930]
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"A View of South America and Mexico," H. Huntington, 1827. History, political condition, geography, agriculture, commerce of the republics...
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Sold to 8********l.. for (100.00 + 25.00BP) = 125.00
 
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Women In The West Books 1889-1995 (8)  [181340]1369 - Women In The West Books 1889-1995 (8) [181340]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
A small library of eight books about pioneer women in the West. Includes: The Pioneer Women of the West, Mrs. Elizabeth F. Ellet, author of "Th...
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Estimate : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to d*******f for (150.00 + 37.50BP) = 187.50
 
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Expeditions of  Fremont, 4 Vols., 1970-84  [182294]1370 - Expeditions of Fremont, 4 Vols., 1970-84 [182294]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
"The Expeditions of John Charles Frémont," four volumes with numerous maps and illustrations. Donald Jackson and Mary Lee Spence, edi...
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Estimate : 400.00 - 500.00
Sold to p****v for (200.00 + 50.00BP) = 250.00
 
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Fremont Book Group (3) 1914-1988  [182045]1371 - Fremont Book Group (3) 1914-1988 [182045]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
A trio of unusual books about John C. Fremont: 1. "James F. Milligan, His Journal of Fremont's Fifth Expedition, 1853-1854; his adventurous...
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John C. Fremont' Narrative of the 1843 Expedition  [181868]1372 - John C. Fremont' Narrative of the 1843 Expedition [181868]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Possibly John C. Fremont's first book. Hardcover, 305 pages "Narrative of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the Year 1842,...
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John Fremont Biography by Bigelow  [182360]1373 - John Fremont Biography by Bigelow [182360]
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1856 Memoir of the Life and Public Services of John Charles Fremont by John Bigelow, 480pp. "John Charles Frémont or Fremont (January 21, ...
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Sold to G*******2 for (65.00 + 16.25BP) = 81.25
 
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John Fremont Library of Books (6) c1845-1970  [179374]1374 - John Fremont Library of Books (6) c1845-1970 [179374]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
A library of six first-edition hardback books related to John Charles Fremont, American explorer, military officer, and politician. The lot includes:
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Sold to m****y for (400.00 + 100.00BP) = 500.00
 
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Fur Trade books, 6  [181697]1375 - Fur Trade books, 6 [181697]
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1970 The Denominators of the Fur Trade by Woodward with dj. 1950 This Reckless Breed of Men by Cleland with dj. 1995 French Fur Traders and Voyageurs
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Fur Trade, Phillips, 1961, 2 vols  [181712]1376 - Fur Trade, Phillips, 1961, 2 vols [181712]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Two volumes in original slip case, The Fur Trade by Paul Phillips, U of Oklahoma Press. Very fine. About 1250pp. Classic Fur trade reference, unfinis
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Mountain Men, Fur Trade of Far West, Hafen, 10 vols  [181667]1377 - Mountain Men, Fur Trade of Far West, Hafen, 10 vols [181667]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
LeRoy Hafen's classic treatise on Mountain Men and the fur trade in ten volumes published by Arthur Clark Co, 1966. Excellent condition. This is...
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Sold to d*******f for (350.00 + 87.50BP) = 437.50
 
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Peter Pond: Fur Trader & Explorer  [181861]1378 - Peter Pond: Fur Trader & Explorer [181861]
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Hardcover with slip cover and maps. 103 pages, one of 500 copies printed by the Yale University Press, 1955. An American explorer, merchant and carto
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Trappers Book Pair  [181696]1379 - Trappers Book Pair [181696]
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1867 second edition, The Trappers Guide: A Manual of Instructions by S. Newhouse. For capturing all manners of fur bearing animals-fly leaf inscriptio
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Estimate : 300.00 - 500.00
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Arizona History Book Duo  [182375]1380 - Arizona History Book Duo [182375]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Rebound 1863? Letter of the Secretary of War, report of Major D Ferguson on the country and the route between Tucson and Lobos Bay. 22pp with 3 foldou
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Arizona Library (5) 1915-67  [182280]1381 - Arizona Library (5) 1915-67 [182280]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Group of five books related to Arizona, including: "History of Arizona" Vols. I & II, Thomas Edwin Farish, 1915, 392 & 348 pp., 8....
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Autobiography of Isaac Jones Wistar  [181659]1382 - Autobiography of Isaac Jones Wistar [181659]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Hardcover, two volumes: 341 pages & 191 pages. Presented to Mrs. George W. Toland, No. 28 of 250 copies printed. 1914 by The Wistar Institute of...
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Sold to d*******f for (180.00 + 45.00BP) = 225.00
 
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California - 1847-1852, Pictorial, 1942  [182286]1383 - California - 1847-1852, Pictorial, 1942 [182286]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
"California - 1847-1852," a pictorial book featuring drawings by William Rich Hutton (1826-1901), 1942, The Huntington Library, San Marino...
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Estimate : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to C*****r for (85.00 + 21.25BP) = 106.25
 
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California and  Nevada History Book Pair  [179392]1384 - California and Nevada History Book Pair [179392]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
1923 From '49 to '83 in California and Nevada by Mayre-chapeter from the life of 49er Mayre, some stains on boards, 1901 Over the Range to t...
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California as an Island by Leighly, The Book Club of California  [182233]1385 - California as an Island by Leighly, The Book Club of California [182233]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
1972 California as an Island by Leighly, The Book Club of California. 25 plates and a bibliographical checklist of maps showing California as an Islan
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California History Book Pair  [182226]1386 - California History Book Pair [182226]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
1850 Frost's Pictorial History of the State of California, 504pp, History of the State of California, from the Period of Conquest by Spain, to H...
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Estimate : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to s*********1 for (140.00 + 35.00BP) = 175.00
 
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California's 1849-69 Pictorial Letter Sheets 1967  [182034]1387 - California's 1849-69 Pictorial Letter Sheets 1967 [182034]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
"California's Pictorial Letter Sheets, 1849-1869." Joseph Armstrong Baird, Jr. 1967, David Magee: San Francisco. 475 copies printed by...
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Early Politics in California, James O'Meara, 1881  [182030]1388 - Early Politics in California, James O'Meara, 1881 [182030]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
"Broderick and Gwin., A Brief History of Early Politics in California, sketches of prominent actors in the scenes, and an unbiased account of t...
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History of San Francisco, Lewis, 1931, 3 vols.  [181675]1389 - History of San Francisco, Lewis, 1931, 3 vols. [181675]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
A fantastic historical work by Lewis, with two volumes of biographical portraits. This covers the latter part of teh 1800s as well as the early 1900s.
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Estimate : 220.00 - 400.00
Sold to n*****s for (110.00 + 27.50BP) = 137.50
 
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History of Sierra County, 6 Vols., 1972-82  [182295]1390 - History of Sierra County, 6 Vols., 1972-82 [182295]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
"History of Sierra County," six volumes, includes five volumes of a six volume set, first through third editions, James J. Sinnott, all si...
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Estimate : 300.00 - 700.00
Sold to m******i for (150.00 + 37.50BP) = 187.50
 
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Larkin Papers, For the History of California, 10 Volumes  [182377]1391 - Larkin Papers, For the History of California, 10 Volumes [182377]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
All 10 1955 volumes of The Larkin Papers, for the History of California by George P Hammond plus index volume, all with dustjackets. Personal, busines
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Letters of Alfred Robinson, 1972  [183980]1392 - Letters of Alfred Robinson, 1972 [183980]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
The Letters of Alfred Robinson to the De la Guerra Family of Santa Barbara, 1834-1873, Translated and Annotated by Maynard Geiger, first edition 1972.
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Life & Times General John A Sutter by Schoonover  [182148]1393 - Life & Times General John A Sutter by Schoonover [182148]
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1895 The Life and Times of Gen'l John A. Sutter by T J Schoonover, 136pp with attractive gilted binding. Sutter's Fort and Sutter's Mill...
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Estimate : 120.00 - 150.00
Sold to C*****r for (275.00 + 68.75BP) = 343.75
 
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Orange County History Reference Books, 1963-86 (4)  [181339]1394 - Orange County History Reference Books, 1963-86 (4) [181339]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
A collection of four books about Orange County, CA, two specifically Placentia, CA. Includes: Historical Volume and Reference Works, Vols. I and II, O
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Estimate : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to j******g for (180.00 + 45.00BP) = 225.00
 
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Pre-Gold Rush (2 Books) 1948 & '66  [182041]1395 - Pre-Gold Rush (2 Books) 1948 & '66 [182041]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Two books with topics from the pre-Gold Rush era: 1. The First Emigrant Train to California. John Bidwell. Collector's edition: Limited to 400 c...
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Three Years in California By Rev. Walter Colton 1854  [181797]1396 - Three Years in California By Rev. Walter Colton 1854 [181797]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Published first in 1850, this 1854 edition written by former Monterey Alcalde of Monterey, California is dedicated to Gen. Mariano Guadalupe Vallejo,
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Years in California by William Heath Davis: 2 Books 1889 & 1967  [182285]1397 - Years in California by William Heath Davis: 2 Books 1889 & 1967 [182285]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
A pair of books by William Heath Davis, one published in 1889, the other 1967 and signed by the publisher's son. Includes: "Sixty Years in ...
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Colorado and Its People by Hafen, 4 Volumes  [182238]1398 - Colorado and Its People by Hafen, 4 Volumes [182238]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Colorado and Its People by Leroy F Hafen, 1948 1st edition, 4 volumes. Natural history, prehistoric people, agriculture, literature, notable people, l
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History of Colorado by Stone, 3 Volumes  [182237]1399 - History of Colorado by Stone, 3 Volumes [182237]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
3 1918 volumes of History of Colorado by Wilbur Fisk Stone. Spanish and French period, Indian tribes, railroads, smelters, power plants, coal, politic
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