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The Aloha: Published in the Interest of Wittenberg College

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Springfield, OH, Daily Times Printing House: 1880

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001262


Inaugural issue of Wittenberg College (Ohio) student publication, labeled Vol. 1. Moderate edge wear with some chipping and minor paper loss, also a bit of loss at spine extremities. Signed in pencil by former owner Ettie S. Grove in 1880 at top of front cover, with slight abrasion near signature. Interior a bit toned but clean, small areas of loss to top corners of several latter leaves. 76 pp., illus. View more info

Constitutional Home Rule for Ohio Cities: Report of the Municipal Home Rule Committee of the Municipal Association of Cleveland

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Cleveland, OH, The Municipal Association of Cleveland: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001266


Original wraps, in library pamphlet binder. Embossed library stamp on title pg., lightly toned, else as issued. View more info

Ohio Archaeological and Historical Quarterly / Publications [Near Complete Run Vols. I - XLIX (1 - 49) -- 16 Vols. Hardcover + 64 Single Issues 1887-1940]

By: N/A

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Columbus, OH, Ohio State Archaeological and Historical Society: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001283


Partial but mostly complete run of the periodical from its inaugural issue (1887) through Vol. XLIX (49) (1940). This run contains 16 of the first 26 volumes (I, II, III, IV, VI, VII, IX, X, XVI, XVII, XVIII, XIX, XX, XXIV, XXV, XXVI) uniformly bound in dark green cloth, lettered in bronze foil, lacking Vols. V, VIII, XI-XV, XXI-XXIII, 8 of the 16 volumes minimally ex-library from non-circulating institutional collection: no external marks, one internal stamp and label ... View more info

Greenfield Village Guide Book

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Dearborn, MI, The Edison Institute: 1946

Seller ID: 001314


Brown paper wraps. Near Fine, very slightly soiled, light edge wear, nearly as issued. View more info

Dells of the Wisconsin River

By: N/A

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Wisconsin, 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001339


Oblong 8vo, approx. 5x8", grey stiff paper w/ blue lettering, front cut-out, stapled binding, 42 pp. Color linen-era post card views throughout, printed on coated paper stock. Immaculate. View more info

Commencement [program] St. Martin's School, Chicago, Illinois

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, St. Martin's School: 1910

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001366


Stiff ivory wraps, embossed, cord binding. Partially separated along binding crease, moderately soiled covers. Clean interior. View more info

Whispering Pines Ranch-Camp [Milwaukee, Wisconsin]

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Milwaukee, WI, Whispering Pines:

Seller ID: 010125


[28] pp., fully illus. with sepia toned photos. Booklet, wraps. Light edge and handling wear. Undated, ca. 1930s. View more info

History of Columbiana County, Ohio, With Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of Some of Its Prominent Men and Pioneers

By: N/A

Price: $165.00

Publisher: Evansville, IN, Unigraphic, Inc.: 1976

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 013088


Red buckram, lettered in gold foil. Virtually as issued. Former owner address label mounted on front pastedown. Facsimile reprint of the original 1879 edition, published by D. W. Ensign & Co., Philadelphia, with new every-name index at rear. 334,119 pp., illus. w/ maps, reproductions of engravings, portraits, etc. View more info

Program of the Fifth Quadrennial Convention of the Young People's Alliance, Linwood Park, Ohio, August 20-25, 1907 [Vermilion, Ohio]

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Young People's Alliance: 1907

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 018517


Program. Booklet, oblong format, cord binding. Approx. 5 3/4" x 8 3/4". Covers possibly lacking, or issued without. Unpaginated, [24] pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs of residences on Lake Avenue and Linwood Park, Vermilion, Lorain County, Ohio. Minor handling wear. Facing page English and German text presents daily schedule of lectures and activities. View more info

They Came to Stay: Grand Forks, North Dakota Centennial 1874-1974

By: N/A

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Grand Forks, ND, Grand Forks Centennial Corporation: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018659


Tan and brown pictorial wraps. Light shelf wear, small area of soiling through "Came" in title, lightly rubbed corners, text block fore-edge a bit soiled. 93 pp., fully illus. View more info

Ohio Archaeological and Historical Quarterly / Publications Vols. I-XXII (1-22), Complete, Uniformly Bound Partial Run

By: N/A

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Columbus, OH, Ohio State Archaeological and Historical Society: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027582


Complete partial run, consisting of Vols. I (1887-88) through XXII ((1913), uniformly bound in dark green cloth, lettered in gold foil. Uniformly light shelf wear, minor rubbing to corners and/or spine extremities, some volumes showing one or more former owner signatures on front endsheets, others unmarked. Firm bindings, clean interiors. View more info

Nebraska Ancestree [Vols. 5-7]

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Alliance, NE, Nebraska State Genealogical Society: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027936


Partial run of the quarterly magazine, Vol. V, No. 1 (Summer 1982) through Vol. 7, No. 4 (Spring 1985) complete except for Vol. 6, No. 1, thus 11 (of 12) issues. Lot also includes the NSGS Newsletter, Vol. 6, Nos. 1-5 complete, Vol. 7, No. 7 and Vol. 8, No. 4; 1982-83 Directory, and Publications list, 20 items total. All issues show mild handling wear. View more info

The Nebraska and Midwest Genealogical Record Vols. I-IX [Vols. 1-9]

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Lincoln, NE, Nebraska Genealogical Society: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028325


Volumes I-IX [1-9] complete, originally published 1923-1931, uniformly bound in two (2) volumes, burgundy buckram, lettered in gold foil. Ex-library from non-circulating institutional collection, marked only by call numbers on lower spines, showing minimal actual wear. 314 pp. [Vols. I-IV, continuously paginated) + 92,72,96,71,55 pp. [Vols. V-IX, individually paginated]. View more info

Ohio: An Empire Within an Empire

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Columbus, OH, Ohio Development and Publicity Commission: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029546


Dark red ribbed cloth, lettered in gilt. Slight shelf wear. Stamp of Chesapeake & Ohio Railway Co.'s Richmond, VA office on front flyleaf, otherwise unmarked. 213 pp., illus., full-page statistical maps variously colored, several folding including highway map, railroad map. View more info

Erie County and The Erie Isles: A Pictorial History of the Early Years

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Sandusky, OH, Sandusky Register/Sandusky Library: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029553


Laminated pictorial boards, oblong format. Bottom corners very slightly bumped, essentially as issued. 128 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Very scarce. View more info

Erie County and The Erie Isles: A Pictorial History 1940-1975

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Sandusky, OH, Sandusky Register/Sandusky Library: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029554


Laminated pictorial boards, oblong format. Top corners slightly bumped, essentially as issued. 128 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Very scarce. View more info

Hobart Simplified Arc Welders: A Trip through the Most Modern Arc Welder Factory in the World

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Troy, OH, The Hobart Brothers Co.:

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 035303


Booklet, pictorial wraps, oblong format. 40 pp., illus. w/ blue-tinted photos. Undated but likely 1940s or early '50s. Light wear. Outer cover has detached from binding staples but is otherwise nicely intact. Staples themselves are rusted, causing some adjacent discoloration. View more info

History of the Little Brown Church in the Vale, Nashua, Iowa [First Congregational Church]

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Nashua, IA, The Bloom Manufacturing Co.: 1920

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 037878


Booklet, tan wraps, lettered in burgundy. Mild handling wear, light vertical crease, some toning to covers. [8] pp., illus. History of the church from the organization of the First Congregational Church of Bradford, Chickasaw County, Iowa through about 1918. The church was made famous by hymn "The Little Brown Church in the Vale" by William S. Pitts, printed here as the centerfold. Scarce. View more info

The State of Wisconsin's 1994 Guide Booklet to the Rustic Road System [Wisconsin's Rustic Roads . . . A Positive Step Backward]

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Wisconsin Dept. of Transportation/Rustic Roads Board: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 041264


Booklet, light tan pictorial waps. Lightly soiled covers. 72 pp., illus. View more info

Jewish Ann Arbor [Images of America]

By: Adler, Richard; Adler, Ruth

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Arcadia Publishing: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029618


Stiff pictorial wraps. 128 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Original price sticker from the Museum on Main Street (Ann Arbor, MI) affixed to bottom front cover corner, otherwise as issued. View more info

A Field Guide to Michigan State History

By: Alloy, Jan Leibovitz

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, PRC Publishing: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013309


Laminated pictorial boards. As issued. 256 pp., illus. in color, b&w. Very slight shelf wear to dust jacket, virtually as issued. View more info

The Ohio Company of Virginia and the Westward Movement 1748-1792: A Chapter in the History of the Colonial Frontier

By: Bailey, Kenneth P.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Glendale, CA, Arthur H. Clark Co.: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025687


Black cloth, lettered in gilt, top text block edge in gilt. Slight shelf wear, with institutional book plate on front pastedown, otherwise unmarked and nearly as issued. 374 pp., partially unopened (uncut fore-edges). A virtually unimprovable copy. View more info

Reflections in the Pond: Concord and Pulaski Townships [Michigan]

By: Baker, Myrtie, Joyce Cecil, Shirlee Lewis, E. W. Loomis, E. Beth Murray, Mildred Kressbach, Carl Kressbach, Dorothy Spry, and Marie Miller

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Concord, MI, Concord Heritage Association: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 039293


Gold cloth, lettered/illus. in black. Minor shelf wear, a few light spots to upper front cover cloth. Firm binding, clean interior. 272 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs, maps. Nicely preserved copy. Scarce. View more info

Historic Galena: Yesterday and Today [Galena, Illinois]

By: Bale, Florence Gratiot

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Galena, IL, Printed by Harbin and Harbin: 1939

Edition: Facsimile Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 030308


Light blue illus. wraps, printed in black. Slight handling wear. Facsimile reprint, undated, of original 1939 publication. 32 pp., illus. View more info

The Impact of the Civil War on Indiana

By: Barnhart, John D.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Indianapolis, IN, Indiana Civil War Centennial Commission: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032231


Booklet, light blue wraps, lettered in black. Slight shelf wear, slightly toned along edges. 48 pp. View more info