v.p., Pittsburgh, et al: November 17, 1898 - October 22, 1900. Oscar travels with his family from Fremantle... Read More
San Francisco: Sierra Club, . First edition.
Cincinnati, Ohio: Strobridge & Co, 1871. First edition. "In 1871, his Chronological Chart of Ancient, Modern and Biblical History was published by Strobridge & Company of Cincinnati, Ohio, the premier publisher of American commercial art. The technique of chromolithography offered the emerging middle class affordable color reproductions and, in this case, made lessons of history.....
V.p: 1889-90. Record of a Hunting Trip to Alaska, 1889-1890. Album of drawings and photographs by an accomplished amateur artist, Thomas Gilbert Bowick, during a hunting trip in Oregon and Alaska with his brother John Robie Bowick in 1889 and 1890. The brothers, apparently of English extraction, were part owners...
Washington, D.C: November 22nd, 1899. The letter traces the diplomatic claims of Great Britain in Alaska and goes into detail about the 2 contested parts, the "Portland Channel" and the parallel 50 degrees to Mt. St. Elias. He is grandfather of John Foster and Allen Dulles. He was also TR's...
nd (c. 1897).
Philadelphia: John Y. Huber, 1892. Second edition.
Philadelphia: John Y. Huber Company, 1891. First edition.
Washington: Printed at the Congressional Globe Office, 1867. First edition. First Map of the Alaska Purchase. Sumner gives an account of the history of the Alaskan Territory, just recently purchased by Secretary of State William Seward from Russia for $7.2 million. Sumner was a strong exponent of the purchase, and...
Washington, D.C: Government Printing Office, 1904.
np: c. 1952.
Washington, D.C: Government Printing Office, 1889.
[Alaska]: c. 1905. A collection of photos including images of the U.S. Revenue Cutter (USRC) Manning and her crew. Designed as a cruising cutter for the Revenue Cutter Service, the Manning was commissioned on 8 January, 1898. After service with the U.S. Navy during the Spanish-American War, the Manning returned...
Washington, D.C: Government Printing Office, 1885. First edition.
Sacramento, Ca: D.W. Gelwicks, state printer, 1870. Scarce California state document concerning the construction of a breakwater at Wilmington Harbor in Los Angeles. Barton S. Alexander was a member of the Army Corps of Engineers who served in the Civil War, during which he was responsible for the defenses of.....
[Kenftfield, Ca.]: Printed and Published by Mallette Dean [Laid out and designed at the Allen Press], 1959. Dean, Mallette. One of 200 copies.
Washington, D.C: Wendell and Van Benthuysen, Printers, 1848. First edition, House issue, later printing (gatherings 2 & 9 with Senate issue running head). An acceptable copy of these important accounts of the southwest, made by Emory and Abert as part of Gen Kearny’s passage through what was then northern Mexico...
[ El Rancho Bonito, Arizona: Evans School], 1912. Miscellany of poetry and photographs of school life. Among the 17 students of the Evans School at El Rancho Burrito in this year were Louis Gordon Hamersley, Archibald Bullock Roosevelt, and Thomas Archer Morgan.
Cincinnati: Stewart and Kidd Company, 1916. First edition. Account of big game hunting in the St. Elias Range, Yukon Territory."- Arctic Bibliography.
Los Angeles: July 15 & November 17, 1939. The Singing Cowboy Signs with 20th-Century Fox. Following this agreement — due, it is said, to the intervention of 20th-Century Fox star Jane Withers — Western box-office star Gene Autry signed with the Hollywood giant, and made his first movie with them...
San Francisco: David Magee, 1967. First Edition. One of 475 printed by Robert Grabhorn & Andrew Hoyem.
Mexico: Imprenta de la “Voz de México”, 1874.
Boston: Lee and Shepard, 1891. First edition.
Cambridge: Printed by John Wilson and Son University Press, 1892. First edition.
Chicago, Illinois: Privately Printed for the Friends of Walter M. Hill, Christmas 1935 & 1936. First editions, 350 & 450 copies respectively.