Annual Report of the Commissioner of the General Land Office for the Year 1887.

United States. Department of the Interior. General Land Office. / Washington: GPO, 1887
664 pp., large folding table; portions of text age toned, block still well sewn but needs rebinding, good- only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: United States, public lands, CRN

Item #: 772003

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Annual Report of the Commisioner of the General Land Office for the Year 1888.

United States. Department of the Interior. General Land Office. / Washington: GPO, 1888
first edition; [2] (title), 515 pp.; later half leather worn and dry but text block sound. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: United States, public lands, CRN

Item #: 769040

$87.72

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Annual Report of the Commissioner of the General Land Office for the Year 1889

United States. Department of the Interior. General Land Office. / Washington: GPO, 1889
438 pp.; half leather binding poor with sides detached, title leaf splitting along a hard crease, general age toning, working copy. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: United States, public lands, CRN

Item #: 772002

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American State Papers. Documents of the Congress of the United States [Class VIII] in Relation to the Public Lands, from the First Session of the Twenty-first to the First Session of the Twenty-third Congress. Volume VII.

Dickins, Asubry, & John W. Forney, eds. / Washington: Gales & Seaton, 1860
Class 8, Volume 7 only; narrow folio, viii, [1], 954 pp.; ex library, original boards with leather spine and corners very badly worn and needs replacement, light age toning and occasional speckling but text block well sewn. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: United States, public lands, BWK

Item #: 730225

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Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting a statement shewing the Amount of the Nett Proceeds from the Sale of Public Lands ... (in Indiana, Illinois, and Missouri)

United States. Treasury Department. / Washington: Printed by Gales & Seaton 1822
7 pp.; issued as 17th Congress, 1st Session, 28; asge spotting and margins tatered, complete but disbound in self wrappers and a reading copy. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: United States, public lands

Item #: 673555

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Area of Each State and Territory, and Extent of Public Domain Remaining in Each, &c. Message ... transmitting A statement exhibiting the area of each State and Territory, &c.

United States. General Land Office. / Washington: 1854
6 pp.; issued as 33d Congress, 1st Session. HED 80; light extraction roughness at spine and general age toning, now in self wrappers. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: United States, public lands

Item #: 473132

$23.02

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Decisions of the Department of the Interior and the General Land Office in Cases Relating to the Public Lands. Volume IV. From July, 1885, to June, 1886.

United States. Department of the Interior. / Washington: GPO, 1886
Volume 4 only; xvi, 610 pp.; original sheep rubbed and light several light damp stains, general age toning to interior, sound copy but good+ only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: United States, public lands

Item #: 721977

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Report from the Secretary of the Treasury, communicating The annual report of the Commissioner of the General Land Office.

United States. Treasury Department. General Land Office. / Washington: 1845
42 pp.; issued as 29th Congress, 1st Session, S 16; light general age toning, extration roughness at spine and now in self wrappers and partially disbound; mostly tabular and Commissioner Shields notes the maps are still being engraved. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: United States, public lands

Item #: 742497

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Letter ... transmitting A report of the Commissioner of the General Land Office, relative to depredations committed on timber situated upon the public lands, and the appointment of agents.

United States. Department of the Interior. General Land Office. / Washington: 1854
24 pp.; issued as 33d Congress, 1st Session, HED 155; light extraction roughness at spine and light general age toning, now partially disbound in self wrappers; despite the difficulties and with some reticence, the Department will enforce the law giving special attention to Wisconsin, Michigan, and the Territory of Minnesota and focusing their attention on speculators and not settlers. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: United States, public lands, lumbering

Item #: 475094

$22.36

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Subterranean Telegraph to the Pacific Ocean. (To accompany S. bill No. 60.) ... the Committee on Territories, made the following Report.

Alden, Hiram O., & James Eddy. / Washington: 1854
11 pp.; issued as 33d Congressm 2d Session, HR 5; noe disbound in self wrappers and good+ only; the Committee finds the idea attractive, Alden and Eddy will receive public land for their proposed line from the Mississippi or Missouri rivers to California and in return the Federal Government will receive eight thousand free words a month in perpetuity. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: United States, telegraph, public lands

Item #: 457277

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Report ... in relation to banking institutions on the Territories of the United States, and the receipt of their notes in payment for public lands.

United States. Treasury Department. / Washington: Blair & Rives, printers, 1839
34 pp.; issued as 25th Congress, 3d Session, S 193; light extraction roughness at spine, age staining but entirely readable now disbound in self wrappers; intended to determine of banks or institutions acting as banks are in pursuance or violation of Federal law in regard to public lands. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: United States, banking, public lands

Item #: 471807

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Salt Creek Oil Field, Wyomng. Hearings before the Committee in Public Land and Surveys, United States Senate ... May 18, 1928, to February 27, 1929.

Nye, Gerald P., chairman. / Washington: GPO 1929
v, [1], 638 pp.; paper wrappers darkened and chipped, text age toned but not fragile, good+ only; hearings "pursuant to S. Res. 202, a resolution to extend the investigation of oil reserve leases and the Continental Trading Company of Canada and to include the Salt Creek Oil Field in the State of Wyoming",. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: United States, oil and gas leases, petroleum, public lands, Wyoming

Item #: 607628

$72.79

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The New American State Papers. Public Lands. Volume 8. Southwest, West.

Cochran, Thomas C., ed. / Wilmington: Scholarly Resources, Inc., 1973
quarto, 489 pp., facsimiles of nineteen Serials Set documents, one has a substantial section of folding tables; library hand stamps and markings but else very good in red publisher's cloth. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0842016511
Subject/Keywords: United States, public lands, American West

Item #: 821129

$60.40

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Nouveau voyage dans les Etats-Unis de l'Amerique septentrionale, fait en 1788; par J. P. Brissot (Warville), citoyen francois.

Brissot, Jacques Pierre, called Brissot de Warville. / Paris: Chez Buisson, 1791
first edition of the first two volumes, the third volume "Nouvelle edition" as issued for this set; 3 volumes, [4] (half title, title), lii, 395 pp. + [4] (half title, title), 460 pp., folding table + [4] (title, additional title leaf without imprint "De la France et des Etats-Unis, ou de l'importance de la revolution de l'Amerique pour le bonheur de la France ... par Etienne Claviere et J. P. Brissot (Warville). Nouvelle edition."; library book plates and markings, contemporary boards with leather spines rubbed, especially at joints, text age toned with some sections or leaves darker and occasional age spotting but not fragile and entirely readable, a good+ set. Volumes Included: 3

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: United States, travel, CRN

Item #: 679911

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The American Gazetteer, exhibiting In alphabetical Order a much more full and accurate Account than has been given of the States, Provinces, Cities, Towns, Villages, Rivers, Bays, Harbors, Gulfs ... (etc. etc.)

Morse, Jedidiah. / London: J. Stockdale, C. Dilly, and T. N. Longman, 1798
The Second Edition, Corrected, illustrated with Seven New and Improved Maps ... Printed in Boston, New England. London: Reprinted for J. Stockdale, C. Dilly, and T. N. Longman ...; not a reprint of a Boston second edition but a reprint of the first edition with minor changes, the most interesting of which are to the maps which have been re-engraved; viii, 634, [2] (directions to the binder/advertisements), 7 maps properly distributed with all but one of them folding; library and private book plates full flame calf rubbed and worn with front cover detached along with early leaves including the title and the map used as frontispiece, the general maps of North and South America have been hand colored British imperial pink and South America has a brown border along the coast line (intentional?), general light age toning with occasional light age staining and spotting, good+ only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: America, United States, gazetteers, geography, maps, crn

Item #: 679840

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Le spectateur americain, ou Remarques generales sur l'Amerique septentrionale et sur la republique des Treize Etats-Unis; suivi de Recherches philosophiques sur la decouverte du Nouveau-Monde. Par M. Jh. Mandrillon ...

Mandrillon, Joseph. / A Amsterdam; et se trouve a Bruxelles: Chez Emmanuel Flon, 1785
Seconde edition revue, corrigee, & augmentee de plusieurs articles & d'une table alphabetique des matieres.; [2] (half title), xx, 519 pp. 2 folding tables, folding map 'Carte generale des treize Eats-Unis independants de l'Amerique septetrionale pour servir au Spectateur americain 1785.' showing the East Coast from Maine to the Carolinas; library book plate and markings including small blind stamps on title and a few interior leaves, full calf binding worn, especially at spine and tips with front joint split and hinge cracked after title, paper defect at corner of T6 with loss of several letters on page 300, the map has light general age toning and misfold creases so that it no longer fits quite squarely into text block, there is also a short tear at stub not touching border but it is overall very good; the author was an international merchant and banker who, despite exposure to American Democracy, unfortunately supported a Constitutional Monarchy for France, he was guillotined at Paris in 1794. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: United States, description and travel, maps, crn

Item #: 676597

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Transactions of the American Ethnological Society. (Volume 1 through Volume 3 Part 1, all published)

American Ethnological Society. / NY: 1845
Vol. I. New York: Bartlett & Welford; London: Wiley & Putnam, 1845; first edition; xiv, [2], 491 pp., 13 plates and tables with eight of them folding, the first five unnumbered then I-II, V-X, as issued?, some articles have small illustrations in text; library book plate and markings, later half leather faded and rubbed with front hinge broken, general light age toning with a few leaves darker, the Calendar Stone plate lacks one corner from paper defect but far from image or letters + Vol. II. New York: Bartlett & Welford, 1848; first edition; clxxxviii (a large portion devoted to the introduction to the volume's major article "Hale's Indians of North-west America, and Vocabularies of North-America .. By Albert Gallatin"), 298 pp., folding table, 5 folding maps including the hand colored frontispiece "Map of the Sites of the Indian Tribes of North America When first known to the Europeans ..." (the second issue, as it should be, with important changes from the 1836 first), two of the other maps are illustrations to "Observations of the Aboriginal Monuments of the Mississippi Valley .. By E. G. Squire" on pages 131-207, a few illustrations in text; library book plate and markings, binding to match the first but hinges sound, general light age toning with a few leaves darker, also light age toning to the Gallatin map but still very good + Vol. III. Part I. New York: George P. Putnam, 1853; [iv], 202 pp.; not stated but has the look of a facsimile reprint although the last few dozen pages do have a light pucker and speckle consistent with the fire that destroyed most of original issue; library book plate and markings, later cloth faded at spine but a sound copy. Volumes Included: 3

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: United States, ethnology, archaeology, maps, CRN

Item #: 679872

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A Continuation of the Narrative of the Missions to the New Settlements, according to the appointment of the General Association of the State of Connecticut: Together with an account of the receipts and expenditures of the money contributed, etc.

General Association of Connecticut. (James Dana, Benjamin Trumbull, and Thomas W, Bray, committee) / New Haven: Printed by T. & S. Green, 1797
Together with An Account of the Receipts and Expenditures of the Money Contributed For the support of the Missionaries, agreeably to an act of the General Assembly of the State.; first edition; 15 pp., light age staining and toning with the thread tie broken, still very good in self wrappers, untrimmed and unopened; the narrative portion is mostly who preached where, self reports on the good work the missionaries are doing, and of course the need for more money lest the settlers be exposed to the seduction of sectaries and infidels, the Indians are mentioned only briefly; Evans 31968. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Congregational Churches, United States, home missions, CRN

Item #: 679950

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Report of the Commissioner of the General Land Office Made to the Secretary of the Interior for the Year 1872

United States. General Land Office / Washington: GPO 1872
318 pp., original cloth (hardcover), minor ownership markings to the spine, else good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: americana public land policy crn

Item #: 265787

$29.11

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Address and Recommendations to the States, by The United States in Congress assembled

United States. Continental Congress. Monroe, James, et al. / Boston 1783
Philadelphia Printed, Boston Re-printed, By Order of the Hon. House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 1783; first Boston edition; 19.5 cm. tall, 62 pp.; general age toning with occasional spots of damp and age staining, paper not exceptionally fragile but needs careful handling, some margins tattered and early leaves corner creased; in self wrappers and now disbound, untrimmed with three stab holes for the now missing thread tie; Evans 18225 (but see note after 18228) This circular letter to the States, on the necessity of raising revenues for the general government, was reported by a committee consisting of James Madison, Alexander Hamilton and Oliver Ellsworth, and was largely the work of Mr. Monroe ? the Boston edition does not contain the Address and petition of the officers of the army.; Sabin 385. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: United States, economic history, public debt, finance law mw8

Item #: 647898

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