Ventura Project, California. Letter from Secretary of the Interior transmitting a Report on the Ventura Project, California, pursuant to section 9 (a) of the Reclamation Project Act of 1939 (53 Stat. 1187). 84th Congress, 1st Session, HD 222

United States. Bureau of Reclamation. / Washington: GPO, 1956
xv, [1], 190 pp., folding maps, charts, and tables; very good+ stapled into self wrappers as issued. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Ventura River, California, water resources development

Item #: 397703

$31.90

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Sacramento Canals Unit, Central Valley Project, California. Letter from Secretary of the Interior transmitting the Report and Findings ... pursuant to Section 5 of the Act of September 26, 1950.

United States. Bureau of Reclamation. / Washington: GPO, 1953
xxv, [1], 219 pp., numerous folding maps and tables; issued as 83d Congress, 1st Session, HD 73; very good+ stap;ed into self wrappers as issued. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: California, Central Valley Project, irrigation, canals

Item #: 397555

$27.06

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Ventura County Historical Society Quarterly. Vol. X, nos. 1-4

Ventura County Historical Society / Ventura 1964
vol. 10 complete, original paper wrappers, illustrated, minor library markings and external soiling, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: California Local History Genealogy

Item #: 395834

$28.31

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William McGarrahan ... The Committee on Mines and Mining, to whom was referred House bill 3169, submit the following report.

McGarrahan, William. / Washington: GPO, 1888
9 pp. + 6 pp.; issued as 50th Congress, 1st Session, HR 264 Parts 1 and 2; extraction roughness at spine, chip at fore edge misses text, general age toning, good only in self wrappers,. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Pancho Grande Ranchero, California

Item #: 385690

$27.21

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Conference on Northern California Fishing Problems. November 15, 1959. 86th Congress, 2d Session, HD 370

Miller, Clem, et al. / Washington: GPO 1960
90 pp.; near fine stapled into self wrappers as issued; concerns sport fishing for salmon and steelhead. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: fishing, California

Item #: 375706

$4.92

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Papers of the California Historical Society. Vol. I. Part I.

California Historical Society. / San Francisco: 1887
Volume 1, Part 1 only; small quarto, xxxii, 94 pp.; paper wrappers soiled and chipped, text darkened and partially damp stained at marigins, becoming disbound, reading copy only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: California

Item #: 375664

$16.16

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Californians of Japanese, Chinese, Filipino Ancestry: Population, Employment, Income Education

Gershenson, Maurice I., et al. / San Francisco: California Department of Industrial Relations etc 1969
facsimile reprint; 52 pp., paperback, NEW!!. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Immigration History California Genealogy Economics Education Demography TYPING ROOM

Item #: 375103

$27.29

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Survivors

Virginia D'Alfonso / The Santa Barbara Historical Society 1979
64 pp., paperback, very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: architecture Santa Barbara california

Item #: 370189

$17.84

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Survey Report. San Pedro Bay Ports Transportation Study, "Movement of Goods". September 1984. (cover title)

United States Army. Corps of Engineers. Los Angeles District. / NP: 1984
quarto, not consecutively paginated but very substantial, illustrated with folding schematic plans, graphs, planning maps, etc.; library markings, paper wrappers torn at head of spine, interior very good+; a large portion of the report deals with highway and railroad planning for the San Pedro, Los Angeles, and Long Beach areas but only in relation to the transportation of goods from ports. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: city planning, California, highway engineering, railroads

Item #: 360559

$22.30

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Legal Representatives of George McDougall, Deceased. ... the Committee on Claims, submitted the following Report.

McDougall, George. / Washington: GPO, 1890
9 pp.; issued as 51st Congress, 1st Session, HR 1143; text browned and disbound; concerns a claim under the Bowman Act. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: California, Bowman Act claims

Item #: 357117

$30.18

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William McGarrahan ... The Committee on Mines and Mining, to whom was referred House bill 3169, submit the following report. 50th Congress, 1st Session, HR 264 Parts 1 and 2

McGarrahan, William. / Washington: GPO 1888
9, 6 pp.; extraction roughness at spine, chip at fore edge misses text, general age toning, good only in self wrappers. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Pancho Grande Ranchero, California

Item #: 355755

$18.35

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The McGarrahan Claim. Argument of J. S. Black, before the Senate Committee on Public Lands, May 14th, 1878.

Black, J. S. / Washington: Beresford, printer, 1878
36 pp.; library hand stamps, paper wrappers and some text leaves margin chipped, later side stapling, complete but good only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: land claims, California

Item #: 355749

$29.83

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Vertebrate Fauna of the Orindan and Siestan Beds in Middle California. University of California Publications on Geological Sciences, Volume 7, Number 19

Merriam, John C. / Berkeley: University of California Press, 1913
[12] pp.; original paper wrappers, ex library, else text clean & binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: paleontology, California

Item #: 353048

$18.65

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California

McCarthy, John Russell, editor / Los Angeles: Powell Publishing Company 1928
De Luxe Edition, limited to 387 sets in a special binding and containing 59 original autographs of Donner Party survivors, this set out of series (i.e. unnumbered and without the purchaser's name); 9 volumes, small quarto, viz. I. Pathfinders by R. G. Cleland; II. Spanish Arcadia by N. V. Sanchez; III. The Great Trek by O. C. Coy; IV. Gold Days by O. C. Coy; V. Songs and Stories by E. Markham; VI. Oxcart to Airplane by R. D. Hunt and W. S. Ament; VII. March of Industry by R. G. Cleland and O. Hardy; VIII. Land of Homes by F. J. Taylor; & IX. Outdoor Heritage by H. C. Bryant; original full brown morocco with leather spine labels, gold stamped mission bell ornaments at spines and side corners and a California bear on the front cover, top edges gilt with others untrimmed, very good+; the autographs are on special sheets distributed on early leaves throughout the set, all are by California pioneers including many covered wagon babies, most notable are those of Isabella M. Breen McMahon & Catherine M. Hecox Tilden Brown, survivors of the Donner Party and both children at the time, Pony Express rider William Campbell, and W. R. Gillis. Volumes Included: 9

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: California, Western Americana travel office

Item #: 351890

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$381.19

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Letter from the Acting Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting ... an estimate for an appropriation to continue the employment of a special attorney for the Mission Indians of southern California.

Mission Indians. / Washington: GPO, 1892
3 pp.; issued as 52d Congress, 1st Session, HED 97; extraction roughness at spine and now disbound in self wrappers, second leaf margin chipped with no loss, reading copy only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Mission Indians, California

Item #: 345399

$37.97

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Letter ... transmitting with a Letter from the Chief of Engineers, Report of Survey of Mare Island Strait, California

Mare Island. / Washington: GPO, 1896
4 pp., folding chart; issued as 54th Congress, 2d Session, HD 134; light extraction roughness at spine, now disbound in self wrappers. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Mare Island, California

Item #: 342629

$29.63

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California. The Centennial of the Gold Rush and the First State Constitution. An Exhibit in the Lbrary of Congress, Washington, D. C. November 12, 1949, to February 12, 1950.

Library of Congress. / Washington: GPO, 1949
quarto, 97 pp., plates; very good in paper wrappers. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: California, Gold Rush, Americana

Item #: 340504

$3.95

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Souvenir of San Francisco

F. W. Woolworth Co. / F.W. Woolworth Company 1927
12 pp., little text, mostly color illustrations that appear to be from postcard views, the first dated 1927 in the plate; original paper wrappers, very good+. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: San Francisco, California

Item #: 335238

$11.54

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Letter from the Secretary of War transmitting, With letter from Chief of Engineers, report of a survey of Crescent City Harbor, California.

Crescent City Harbor, California. / Washington: GPO, 1895
4 pp. of text, folding map sheet; issued as 53d Congress, 3d Session, HED 231; text tattered at margins, map sheet broken into several pieces with minor loss, working copy only in self wrappers. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Crescent City Harbor, California

Item #: 333710

$28.57

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Calavaras Bigtree National Forest. ... the Committee on Public Lands, submitted the following Report.

Calavaras Bigtree National Forest. / Washington: GPO, 1912
11 pp. of text, 3 small maps on two pages; issued as 62d Congress, 2d Session, HR 397; light extraction roughness at spine, now disbound in self wrappers; suggested amendments to a bill making the area a National Forest. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Calavaras Bigtree National Forest, California

Item #: 333738

$29.59

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