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Proceedings of the Most Worshipful Grand Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons of the State of California...
1853
 

A Happy New Year to All. New Year's Address of the Carriers of the Newburyport Herald. [Caption title]. Folio broadside, verse printed in two columns with triple typographical border.
1849
 

Central American Colonization Society. [Oblong 4to printed membership certificate in two colors.]
1865
 

Odd Fellows Lodge Ledger Book. Railroad Flat, Calaveras County, California. 1869-1891. Narrow small folio. Ink. 145 pp.
1869
 

California Certificate of Residence for Frank Jack. No. 91324. March 14, 1894. Visalia, California. 1 page oblong 4to document with photograph of subject, slightly faded to sepia. Official seal, signed by proxy for O.M. Welburn, Collector of Internal Revenue, First District of California. Repair with archival tape on verso.
1894
 

Account Book of a Saw Mill 1863-1867. Scott River Township, Siskiyou County, California. 159 pp. Sm. folio. One small tintype of a woman. Contemp. calf backed marbled boards. Initial pages cut out although pages start with number one. Ink on lined blue pages. Slight browning and some later edge wear.
1863
 

California Theatre....Wednesday Afternoon, Feb. 21st, 1872. Grand Memorial Benefit to Mrs. W.H. Sedley Smith Widow of the Late Respected Stage Manager...[Caption title & partial text]. Narow folio broadside, on silk, with oval photographic portrait of W.H. Smith pasted within the text. Near fine to fine.
1872
 

John Brown, and "The Union Right or Wrong" Songster: Containing all the Celebrated "John Brown" & "Union Songs" which have become so immensely populr throughout the Union.
1863
 

All About California and the Inducements to Settle There. [For Gratuitous Circulation.]
1870
 

Dunphy & Hildreth Stockman’s Ledger. Ledger B; August 1858-February 1863. 180 filled pages. Folio. Contemp. leather with calf insets, marbled endpapers. Blue lined pages with alpha index. Cover worn, but sound, with corners worn. Ink. Very legible.
1858
 

New Year’s Song, 1876. As Sung by Ned Barry, at Buckley’s Varieties. [Caption title]. Broadside, 10-7/8” x 4." Caption and verse within an ornamental border. Upper right corner and right edge ragged (though with still a good margin), otherwise very good.
1875
 

General Store Ledger, Placer County, California. October 1865 to March 1879. Folio 10.5 x 15.5 inches. 279 filled pp.; (numbered pages 1-140 missing). Legible ink. Contemp. sheep, spine loose, pages somewhat browned. Inside front cover, pasted advertisement of “The New Revolving Stamp” patented 1868.
1865
 

GREENVILLE BULLETIN. Vol. 1, # 2-7, 9-14; vol. 3, # 51, 52; vol. 4, # 1, 3 - 38. 40 - 43; vol. 5, # 9 - 11. October 6, 1880 - Dec. 3, 1884. 57 issues. Elephant folio.
1880
 

Hill’s Patent Eureka Gang Plow. [Caption title]. Broadside, 14" x 8," printed in red, green and black, with a large cut of the plow being pulled by a team of horses. Printed on newsprint, minor edgewear, clean tear along right edge just entering text. Bottom edge torn away, with slight loss at bottom and a few words on left side. A striking example, but poorly inked, with much offsetting and smudging, sometimes affecting legibility.
1875
 

Leyes de California Aprobadas en la Sesta Sesion de la Legislatura...Traducidas del Ingles por Agustin Ainsa, Traductor del Estado.
1855
 

Grace Church, San Francisco. Memorial Service of Leland Stanford, Jr. Advent Sunday, November 30, A.D. 1884.
1884
 

Letter from a Young Wife (M.A. Derby? of George Horatio Derby) to "Dear Mother". San Francisco. September 2, 1855. No cover. 9 x 11.25 inches, folded, 4 pp. Sepia ink, very slight tear at fold.
1855
 

AGASSIZ, LOUIS. On Extraordinary Fishes from California, Constituting a New Family.
1853
 

AGASSIZ, LOUIS. On Extraordinary Fishes From California, Constituting a New Family. Extracted from the American Journal of Science and Arts, Vol. XVI, Second Series. Nov., 1853.
1853
 

BARRA, E.I. A Tale of Two Oceans; a New Story by an Old Californian.
1893
 

BARTLETT, HENRY A. "Military Journal Kept by Lieutenant Henry A. Bartlett, U.S. Marine Corps. U.S.S. Sacramento. 2d Rate. Commenced at Cape Jomi, S. Africa, April 27, 1867." Sq. 4to. 432 pp. Ink. Contemp. calf backed cloth (binding worn); very good.
1867
 

BIGHAM, REV. R.W. California Gold-field Scenes: Selections from Quien Sabe's Gold-field Manuscripts. Introduction by A.G. Haygood.
1886
 

BLOSS, DR. JABEZ P. Diary of a Trip to Rio de Janeiro. June - August, 1849. Notebook 5 ”x 7”. 36 pp. Blue oil cloth cover, “Doct. R. Bloss, Troy, NY”. Tear at bottom of spine, ink browned and slightly faded. Includes a small pencil drawing of the ship at Cape Frio. ALS, Rio de Janeiro, Aug. 20, 1849. “Dear Folks”. 8” x 12.5”. 6 pp. Folds, browning, slight tears at folds. Very legible.
1849
 

BOURNE, DR. GEORGE M The Home Doctor: A Guide to Health.
1878
 

BOURNE, DR. GEORGE M The Home Doctor: A Guide to Health.
1878
 

BROWNE, J. ROSS. Yusef; or the Journey of the Frangi. A Crusade in the East.
1865
 

BROWNE, J. ROSS. Yusef; or the Journey of the Frangi. A Crusade in the East.
1867
 

BUCHANAN, JOS. RODES Periodicity the Absolute Law of the Entire Universe...
1897
 

CALIFORNIA ACADEMY O Circular.
1853
 

CHENERY, RICHARD. The First Battery Street Custom House in San Francisco. Richard Chenery's Granite Pavement Accounts. April 24, 1856 to October 1857. Ledger 9 x 13 inches. 45 pages in a 400 pp. ledger.
1856
 

CITY ABSTRACT AND TI San Francisco City Abstract of Deeds, Mortgages, Taxes, Declaration of Homestead and of Suits Filed. 1847-1913.
1847
 

CLARK, J.F. The Society in Search of Truth; or, Stock Gambling in San Francisco. A Novel.
1878
 

COFFIN, H. Editor. THE SANTA CRUZ LOCAL ITEM. Vol. 4, # 45 - 49; vol. 5, # 28, 30, 31. April 16, 1879 - January 7, 1880. Plus two SUPPLEMENTS (folio.broadsheets). As issued. Eight elephant folio issues.
1879
 

CONE, MARY. Two Years in California. With Illustrations.
1876
 

CONLAN, DANIEL, California Gold Rush Account Book, Including the Alleghany Mining Co., 1857-1870. 7.5 x 12.5 inches. 65 pp. Contemp. calf backed marbled boards. Alpha index., blue lined paper. Cover and spine worn, paper lifting. Browned. Ink and pencil.
1857
 

DAMON, JOHN F. Artis Grand Lodge California. [Caption title]. Broadside, 17" x 21," entirely engraved on parchment, with ribbon & seal.
1855
 

DAVIS, WILLIAM H. Seventy-five Years in California.
1929
 

DUCHOW BROTHERS, Pub THE TUOLUMNE INDEPENDENT. Vol. 8, # 3, 7-11, 38, 45, 46, 49; Vol. 9, # 1-3. April 19, 1879 - April 17, 1880. 13 large folio issues.
1879
 

ECKFELDT, JACOB R. & A Manual of Gold and Silver Coins of All Nations, Struck within the Past Quarter Century. Showing Their History, and Legal Basis, and Their Actual Weight, Fineness and Value, Chiefly from Original and Recent Assays....Illustrated by Numerous Engravings of Coins, Executed by the Medal Ruling Machine, and Under the Direction of Joseph Saxon, of the United States Mint.
1842
 

ECKFELDT, JACOB R. & New Varieties of Gold and Silver Coins, Counterfeit Coins, and Bullion; With Mint Values. Second Edition...to which is added, a Brief Account of the Collection of Coins Belonging to the Mint....
1851
 

FIGUEROA, DON JOSE. The Manifesto, Which the General of Brigade...Commandant-General and Political Chief of U. California, Makes to the Mexican Republic, In Regard to His Conduct and that of the Snrs. D. Jose Maria de Hijars and D. Jose Maria Padres, as Directors of Colonization in 1833 and 1834.
1855
 

HALLEY, WILLIAM. The Centennial Year Book of Alameda County, California...An Account of the Organization and Settlement of Alameda County, with a Yearly Synopsis of Important Events...also, a Gazetteer of Each Township...Biographical Sketches of Prominent Pioneers and Public Men Illustrated with Numerous Engravings.
1876
 

HARRIS. The Joy Bringer: Fifty Three Melodies of the One-in-Twain.
1886
 

HELPER, HINTON R. The Land of Gold. Reality Versus Fiction.
1855
 

HITTELL, JOHN S.. The Prospects of Vallejo; or Evidences that Vallejo Will Become a Great City. A re-publication of a series of articles first printed in the VALLEJO EVENING CHRONICLE, from March to July 1871.
1871
 

HUTCHINGS, JAMES M. The Miner's Ten Commandments. [Caption title.] Sq. 4to illustrated broadside, three columns of text, surrounded by eleven woodcut illustrations.
1853
 

JELLY, SAMUEL. Cash Book of a Sacramento Jeweller, 1871-1873. Folio. Ink. 321 pp. First 14 pages pasted over with poetry clippings. Contemp. calf and sueded leather cover. Marbled endpapers with taped repair. Minor wear.
1871
 

JEWELL FAMILY. Jewell Family Diaries; Petaluma and San Francisco. 1861, 1862, 1863 (“M.M. J. Jewell”), 1863, 1865, 1871, 1883. Seven (7) small pocket diaries, 2.5” x 4”--4”x 6.” 1500 pp. altogether. Only two with covers, but sound, pages intact. Ink & pencil.
1861
 

JOHNSON, THEODORE. Sights in the Gold Region, and Scenes by the Way.
1850
 

JUDAH, HENRY M. Consolidated Morning Report of Fort Jones (Cos. D & E, 4th Infantry), California. Nov. 25, 1856 to December 12, 1856. Ledger sheets, 4to., 4 pp. Blue lined sheets torn from ledger, ink browned, few spots where original corrections were made. Some stains, but good.
1856
 

KENDERDINE, THADDEUS A California Tramp and Later Footprints; Or, Life on the Plains and in the Golden State Thirty Years Ago. . .
1888
 

KING, T.B. & J.V. BR Correspondence on the Subject of Appraisements, &C., Between T. Butler King, Collector, and J. Vincent Browne, Appraiser, Custom House, San Francisco, California. With the Opiniion Thereon of One of the General Appraisers, and the Secretary of theTreasury.
1852
 

LETTS, J. M. A Pictorial View of California; Including a Description of the Panama and Nicaragua Routes.
1853
 

LINEN, JAMES. The Golden Gate.
1869
 

MAPES, GEORGE W. A.L.S. to Mr. A. Markes & Co. of Roseburg, Oregon concerning the price of sheep and cattle. Matteson House Hotel, engraved letterhead of hotel, Wabash Ave., Chicago, Illinois. March 8, 1873. 8.5 x 11 in., 1p. with stamped, postmarked cover. Browned, folds, fine.
1873
 

McGOWAN, EDWARD. Narrative...Including a Full Account of the Author's Adventures andPerils While Persecuted by the San Francisco Vigilance Committee of 1856.
1857
 

MICHAEL, CHARLES. Cattleman's Accounts (plus, Some Weights & Brands); Accounts of Chinese Laborers, 1862-73. [Supplied title]. Sq. 8vo. 240 pp. Few loose receipts. Contemp. calf backed paper covered boards. Blue lined, numbered pages. Ink. Spine damage, with separation.
1863
 

O'BRIEN, JAMES. Sheep Rancher’s Accounts, 1882-1886. Rose Bar, Yuba County, California. Folio ledger, 10.5 x 15 in., 312 pp. Contemp. gilt stamped sheep, alpha index; spine shot, taped repairs to end papers. Ink, slight fading, overall very legible.
1882
 

PACIFIC ROLLING MILL Price Lists and Catalogue...Seventh Edition.
1890
 

PARBURT, GEORGE R. Anselmo: a Poem.
1865
 

PARMELEE, Z.L. Z.L. Parmelee Housewares Store Accounts. October 2, 1897 to March 31, 1898. “Day Book No. 10”. 498 pp. Narrow folio cloth boards. Binding loose. Cover worn. The customer accounts are stamped in the margin: “Z.L. Parmelee”.
1897
 

PECK, GEORGE WASHING Aurifodina; or, Adventures in the Gold Region. By Cantell A. Bigly [pseud.].
1849
 

PHILLIPS, CATHERINE Jessie Benton Fremont.
1935
 

PRIME, E.D.G. Around the World: Sketches of Travel Through Many Lands and Over Many Seas.
1872
 

ROCKWELL, JOHN A. Rockwell's Spanish and Mexican Law. A Compilation of Spanish and Mexican Law, in Relation to Mines, and Titles to Real Estate, in force in California and New Mexico, and in the Territories...
1852
 

SAVORY, BENJAMIN L. Savory & Co. Account Books of Merchant and Hotelier Benjamin L. Savory. Three Volumes. Vol. 1. 1855-1859. Ledger 10 x 13 inches. 350 pp (first 26 pp. missing). Contemp. calf, with morocco accents. Well worn, front cover separated. Some pages cut and some scribbled with child’s drawings. A few pages torn. Vol. II 1859-1862. 180 pp. Ledger 8.5 x 13 inches. Contemp. calf with morocco & gilt accents. Marbled endpapers taped repair. Alpha index. Pages stained from pressed flowers. Vol. III Ledger, lined. 1867-1887. 80 pp. About 20 pp. torn out.  8 x 12.5 inches. Contemp. calf backed marbled boards, large piece of marbled paper lacking. Water stained, rubbed.
1855
 

SCOTT, Rev. W.A. Esther; the Hebrew-Persian Queen.
1859
 

SEARIGHT, FRANK THOM The Doomed City. A Thrilling Tale. A Vivid and Graphic Tale of the World's Greatest Catastrophe...an Authentic Story of the Great Calamity...Profusely Illustrated with Characteristic Pictures of the Horrible Storm of Fire...Views of the Appalling Havoc Wrought by the Earthquake in San Francisco, Santa Rosa, San Jose, Napa and other California Cities.
1906
 

SOCIETY OF CALIFORNI Inaugural Ceremonies at the Opening of the New "Pioneer Hall," Eighth of January, 1863. Inaugural Address by President O.P. Sutton. Oration by Eugene Lies.
1863
 

SOCIETY OF CALIFORNI Ceremonies at the Laying of the Corner Stone of the New Pioneer Hall, July 7th, 1862. Oration by Willard B. Farwell. Poem by Miss Eliza Pittsinger.
1862
 

SOCIETY OF CALIFORNI Constitution and By-Laws of the Society of California Pioneers, as Revised and Adopted, April, 1869. Organized, August, 1850.
1869
 

SPRAGUE, C.P. & H.W. The Western Shore Gazetteer and Commercial Directory, for the State of California, Containing the Names of All the Adult Male Citizens of the State, Their Occupations and Professions....Yolo County. One Volume Being Devoted to Each County of the State...
1870
 

STARIN, J.N. & T.L. The Souvenir of San Francisco...(title leaf at the back).
1885
 

STEWART, W. FRANK. Pleasant Hours in an Eventful Life.
1869
 

STILLMAN, J.D.B. Seeking the Golden Fleece; a Record of Pioneer Life in California...(With Plates).
1877
 

TUCKERMAN, HENRY T. The Optimist.
1850
 

TUCKERMAN, HENRY T. The Optimist.
1850
 

TURRILL, CHARLES B. Deuteronomy Brown, a Real Estate Transaction.
1888
 

WALKER, DAVID H. Pioneers of Prosperity.
1895
 

WIGHT, SAMUEL F. Adventures in California and Nicaragua, in Rhyme. A Truthful Epic.
1860
 

WILDWOOD, ELMO pseud A Few Thoughts. Designed to Accompany Dion Piatt's Panorama. [Caption title.] Broadside, 26" x 6.5".
1885
 

WOODS, DANIEL B. Sixteen Months at the Gold Diggings.
1851
 

YOUNGER, MAUD. Why Wage-Earning Women Should Vote. [Caption title]. 8vo. broadsheet.
1911
 

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