Relief for San Francisco. Message ... submitting a letter of the Secretary of War, with accompanying documents, including a form of a resolution suggested for passage by the Congress.

San Francisco Earthquake. / Washington: GPO, 1906
34 pp.; issued as 59th Congress, 1st Session, HD 714; light extraction roughness at spine, now becoming disbound in self wrappers,. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: eathquakes, San Francisco, California

Item #: 262653

$10.78

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Report of the Third Auditor of the Treasury, on the Accounts of Captain J. L. Folsom, Assistant Quartermaster United States Army, and the act for his relief, Passed August 5, 1854.

United States Treasury Department. / Washington: Printed at the Union Office, 1856
29 pp.; problems created when Captain Folsom`s San Francisco office was destroyed by fire in 1851; extraction roughness at left margin, else very good in self wrappers,. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Public Finance Americana, California

Item #: 267186

$29.35

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Letter from the Acting Attorney-General ... in realtion to the effort to drain Goose Lake, in the States of Oregon and California.

Goose Lake. / Washington: GPO, 1892
12 pp.; issued as 52d Congress, 1st Session, SED 91; extraction roughness at spine, now in self wrappers,. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Goose Lake, California, Oregon

Item #: 259267

$8.72

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Message of the President of the United States, in Compliance with a resolution of the Senate of the 28th ultimo, calling for information respecting any correspondence or proceedings in relation to the self-styled Vigilance Committee in California

California / Washington 1856
34th Cong., 1st Sess., SED 101; octavo, 30 pp., extracted from larger bound volume, text age-darkened, else overall very-good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: California Legal History

Item #: 258355

$22.19

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Letter from the Secretary of War, Communicating, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate of date May 5, 1880, copies of the majority and minority reports of the Board of Engineers on the proposed harbor of refuge for the Pacific Coast, with letter

Ramsey, Alexander. / Washington: GPO 1880
46th Cong., 2nd Sess., SED 188, 183 pp., extracted from larger binding WITH SED 188 pt. 2, very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Nautical Studies California Travel Civil Engineering

Item #: 257855

$11.43

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Reimbursement of Sacramento, Calif. for Part of the Cost of the Sacramento Weir ... the Committee on Claims, submitted the following Report ...

Sacramento Weir. / Washington: GPO, 1922
17 pp.; issued as 67th Congress, 2d Session, HR 594; light extraction roughness at spine, now in self wrappers,. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Sacramento, California, flood control

Item #: 258714

$10.36

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California on State Rights and the Rebellion. Resolutions of the Legislature of California, on State supremacy and the rebellion. 38th Congress, 1 st Session, HMD 66

California. Legislature. / Washington 1864
3 pp.; extraction roughness at spine, now in self wrappers; the people of California are uncompromisingly loyal, repudiate the political heresy of State supremacy, are supporters of Abraham Lincoln and wish his re-election, etc. etc.,. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: California, Civil War

Item #: 258644

$15.90

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Pacific Churchman (25 scattered issues - 1942-1951 passim)

NA / San Francisco: 1942
25 scattered issues between February 1942 and April 1951 plus a few duplicates; all slim octavo in pictorial paper wrappers, some with library markings, some with side detached, good only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Episcopal Church, California

Item #: 591453

$47.92

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The Thousand and Tenth Night. Edited and illustrated by Ralph Holmes

Ralph Holmes / Palos Verdes: La Venta 1927
16 pp., well illustrated, softcover lightly soiled, else very good; a curious promotional piece for the La Venta hotel in Palos Verdes, California written in the form of a tale by Shahrazad. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: California, travel social history

Item #: 509914

$13.00

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Petition of Citizens of California, Praying for an Appropriation for the Improvement fof the Water-Front of the City of Oakland, in that State

California / Washington 1874
43rd Cong., 1st Sess., SMD 111, octavo, 7 pp., paper wrappers, very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: oakland california urban studies geography

Item #: 401943

$25.00

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Annual Report of the Bolsa Land Company for the Fiscal Year ended January 31, 1937.

Bolsa Land Company. / Los Angeles: 1937
15 pp.; Bolsa was an oil drilling company; ownership hand stamp, else very good+ in paper wrappers,. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: business history, California, oil

Item #: 466999

$31.67

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The Fremont-Jones Scramble for California Land Claims.

Gates, Paul W. / Los Angeles: 1974
32 pp., offprint from Southern California Quarterly; very good+; stapled into paper wrappers,. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Western Americana, California

Item #: 598217

$4.92

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The Flapping Sail. Volumes 1 nos. 1-3; 2 nos. 1-10, last published (1928-1929)

Herbert W Ellis / Los Angeles 1928
Volumes 1 nos. 1-3; 2 nos. 1-10, last published (1928-1929). each issue is approx. 14 pp., softcover, very good+. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Little Magazines Literature Humor California Imprints pamphlets

Item #: 491156

$29.46

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The California Government Seals ... 1963 Keepsakes of the Book Club of California.

Johnson, Kenneth M. / San Francisco: Book Club of California, 1963
quarto, complete set of 12 folders, library hand stamps, without the box,. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: California, Book Club of California, press books, LY

Item #: 576237

$24.86

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Bibliography of California Literature. Pre-Gold Rush period

Gaer, Joseph, ed. / NY: Burt Franklin 1970
reprint of the 1935 edition, 69 pp., hardcover, fine. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0833712594
Subject/Keywords: western americana california bibliography

Item #: 567211

$9.43

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Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting The report of Samuel Purdy, special agent of the Treasury Department. 41st Congress, 1st Session, HED 6

Purdy, Samuel. / Washington 1869
207 pp., later green cloth, good; Purdy was assigned to "investigate frauds in the internal revenue in California" and found gross irregularities in bonded warehouses and evidence of liquor smuggling. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: California western americana

Item #: 535247

$66.14

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The Sense of the 'Seventies - California 100 Years Ago

Olmsted, Roger. / Burlingame: Western Federal Savings 1970
43 pp., illustrated, paperback, very good+. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: california

Item #: 519310

$7.91

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California Monthly. Alumni Publication, University of California. Vol. XLIV. No. 8. April. 1964.

NA / Berkeley: 1954
"Special architectural issue"; quarto, 56 pp., well illustrated; very good+ in original paper wrappers,. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: California, architecture

Item #: 573603

$25.11

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Forty-fourth Annual Report of the Chamber of Commerce of San Francisco submitted to a meeting held January 19th, 1904...

Chamber of Commerce of San Francisco / San Francisco: Commercial Publishing Company 1904
287 pp., original paper wrappers, minor library markings, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: San Francisco, California, commerce urban studies

Item #: 588180

$17.82

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The Golden Crucible. An Introduction to the History of American California: 1850-1905. First Prize Essay, James D. Phelan Historical Essay Contest ...

Ross, Blake. / San Francisco: Paul Elder and Company, 1930
97 pp., first edition, ordinary copy; ownership markings, original two color cloth rubbed at edges,. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Western Americana, California

Item #: 590780

$14.00

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