New York: The Old Colony Press etc, 1916-1926. Read More about Valentine's Manuals of the City of New York
New York: S. Marksville Architectural, Mechanical and Landscape Photographer, 1870s. New York City. Read More about Photographs of New York City 1. with sign above "Merchant Tailor" with man and daughter...
New York: n.d. [ca. 1890]. Read More about Photographs of the Brooklyn Bridge and Statue of Liberty
New York: Ca. 1900. Central Park Photos, Ca. 1900. An unusual set of turn-of-the-century photographs in that they concentrate not on the Park itself but on the avenues bordering it and the cobble-stone traverses. Present are several trolley cars, horse-drawn carts, pedestrians, buildings (apartments on the west side, and the..... Read More about Ten original photographs of Central Park, Ca. 1900, showing the roadways running by and through it
Petersburgh, Rensselaer County: 1840's, 1802, 1825. Bail Bonds. WILLIAM W. REYNOLDS and THOMAS REYNOLDS came from Westerly, Rhode Island to Petersburgh in 1780. THOMAS REYNOLDS became a a successful merchant and the father of GIDEON REYNOLDS. GIDEON REYNOLDS (1813-96) was a member of the N.Y. State Assembly in 1839, Sherriff..... Read More about A collection of 16 documents including a group of bail bonds and executions from GIDEON REYNOLDS'...
New York: Trow, 1845. First edition. Read More about Address of the General Executive Committee of the American Republican Party of the City of New-York
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1902. Later printing. Inscribed, with A.L.S. Riis has inscribed the flyleaf: "Ellis D. Robb with the hearty regard of Jacob A. Riis"Additionally, there is an autograph letter on Macmillan Co. stationery, dated Dec. 4, 1902, addressed to Ellis Robb, mayor of Eldora, Iowa, thanking him..... Read More about The Making of an American
New York: Tha Macmillan Company, 1901. First edition. Read More about The Making of an American
New York: Mulberry St, Sept 20-94. Playgrounds In NYC Schools. Riis writes in reply to Miss Elizabeth Van Winkle, calling for more adequate playgrounds in New York City schools and including his views on recreation, housing and scholarship. Read More about Autograph letter signed, to Miss Elizabeth Van Winkle
New York: New Harlem Publishing Company, 1904. Read More about Revised History of Harlem (City of New York.): its Origin and Early Annals prefaced by home...
New York: The River Club 447 East 52nd Street, 1933. Mr. Kemit Roosevelt, President. Read More about The River Club, Year Book 1933
New York: The River Club 447 East 52nd Street, 1945. President Duncan Ellsworth. Read More about The River Club, Year Book 1945
New York: The River Club 447 East 52nd Street, 1954. Read More about The River Club, Year Book 1954
New York: Privately printed [by Eugene V. Connett at The Derrydale Press], 1935. First edition, deluxe issue, no. 19 of 30 copies. ONE OF 30. The Coaching Club was founded in 1875 by a number of prominent men including James Gordon Bennett, William Jay, and Leonard W. Jerome (one of..... Read More about The Coaching Club, Its History, Records and Activities
May 24, 1948-1970. Letters concerned with the death of Rockefeller's mother; the expansion of Mexican Light and Power, which "supplies 52% of all the power produced in this country and serves most of the important industrial areas in and around Mexico City...At present practically all the electric energy we produce..... Read More about 7 Typed Letters, signed and 1 Autograph Letter, signed to Jimmy Heinemann
[New York]: Rockwood Phot, . A fine image of Bowling Green Park in lower Manhattan by George Rockwood (1832-1911), a successful commercial photographer with a studion on Union Square West and the first to import the carte-de-visite to America. Read More about Photograph of Bowling Green, New York City
New York: September 19, 1895. TR to Dean Sage tipped-in to Volume III. Roosevelt writes as President of the Board of Police Commissioners of New York to angling author Dean Sage: "… I am now striving with infinite pain and labor to finish the fourth volume. You can imagine how..... Read More about Typed Letter Signed ("Theodore Roosevelt"), to Dean Sage, on the completion of his...
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1978. First edition, Number 156 of 300 copies signed by the Artist. SIGNED. Read More about Saul Steinberg
n.p: n.d. Fine Original Watercolor by Gordon Ross. Ross illustrated The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon for Heritage PressGordon Ross (1873-1946) was a prolific artist, working mostly in watercolor, from his early days in his native Scotland. As a book artist he tackled everything from Dickens to Shakespeare, including a...... Read More about ORIGINAL pencil, crayon and watercolor illustration, caption reads "New York" and...
New York: [Privately printed], 1926. "Limited edition of 201 copies, each copy bearing the initials of the fourth secretary, B. M. [i.e. Brander Matthews]" Nicholas Murray Butler's Copy. A remarkable roster, indeed, of this Club formed shortly after the Civil War. Among its members were two American Presidents (Woodrow Wilson..... Read More about The Roster of the Round Table Dining Club. With a prefatory note by the fourth secretary of the club
New York: Published by E. Weyhe, 1919. Fine Ruzicka Wood Engraving. A fine and early work by the celebrated book artist, designer, calligrapher, and type designer, who was instrumental in the survival of the woodcut as a medium for book illustration. Read More about "East River, Evening"
New York: ca. 1930]. A striking image, reminiscent of Bernice Abbott's work in its juxtaposition of new and old New York City.Sherril Schell (1877-1964) was an American photographer best known for his architectural photography, especially of New York City. He had a studio in London in the early 1900s-1910s, during..... Read More about News Building no. 7
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1978. First edition. PRESENTATION COPY, inscribed by the author on April 3rd, 1978: "For Jane Engelhard / with best wishes! / Charlie Scribner" Read More about The Devil's Bridge. A legend retold by
London: for J. Morphew, 1708. Second English Edition. Read More about A Sermon Preached at Trinity-Church in New York, in America, Aug. 13, 1706. At the Funeral of the...