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Our Heritage; A Bicentennial Salute to Michigan City

By: N/A

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Michigan City, Indiana, The News-Dispatch: 1976

Seller ID: 19375IN

Condition: Fine in VG Slipcase


Scarce collection of five paperbound booklets in a red, white and blue slipcase published by the Michigan City, Indiana newspaper. Paper is newsprint, but it is extremely crisp with only minimal toning. Slipcase is likewise clean and nice with just one small abrasion from a price sticker to upper front corner and a small chip inside the opening at the top. Booklets each have 39 pages and are titled as follows: The Making of a Community; Lakefront Legacy; People From Our ... View more info

The Marmon Memorial Collection of Paintings; John Herron Art Museum

By: N/A

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Indianapolis, The Art Association of Indianpolis: 1948

Seller ID: 19624IN

Condition: Very Good


Very nice, clean booklet showing toniing just to very edges of cover and a few very tiny tears at top edge. Former owner's name's whited out at first blank page. Contents pristine. Illustrated beautifully in full color with one painting per page. Works in the collection by Dutch and French Masters were presented to the Art Association of Indianapolis in memory of Daniel W. and Elizabeth Marmon all are accompanied by commentary. View more info

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The Centennial Book; Official Program of the Ceremonies and Pageant in Celebration of the Centennial of Fountain County at Covington, Indiana

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Covington, Indiana, Daughters of the American Revolution: 1926

Seller ID: 22055AT

Condition: Very Good


Very nice program with only a few small faults, being a tiny loss of paper to tail of spine. a small chip to top front corner next to spine and a minor bit of soiling to very edge at bottom of title and frontis pages. Measures 8"x10-1/2" and is handsomely illustrated throughout with photographs and maps. Much history, as well as the program of events and the script of the pageant staged in honor of the festivities. Unpaginated. View more info

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Maps of Indiana Counties in 1876 with the Plat of Indianapolis and a Sampling of Illustrations

By: N/A

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Indiana Historical Society: 1968

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 24462

Condition: Near Fine


Beautiful, crisp atlas with only one fault -- toning to edge of spine. Otherwise truly lovely with pristine pages and no names or writing. Oversized at 14-1/4"x17-1/2". Taken from the Historical Atlas of the State of Indiana originally published by Baskin Forster & Co. in 1876. View more info

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Indiana Railroad: The Magic Interurban

By: Bradley, George K.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chicago, Central Electric Railfans Association: 2001

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 25055

ISBN: 0915348284

Condition: Fine


Crisp, beautiful book -- no bumps to boards, no names or writing , and no tears or chips to jacket which will arrive in brand new mylar cover. Book measures 9"x12" and is printed on coated paper. Illustrated profusely, primarily with black and white historic photos, but also some color. An extensive text follows the evolution of the interurband in Indiana which were broguth together under the same umbrella -- the Indiana Railroad. 224 pages. View more info

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The Lakeland Chronicles; A Novel

By: Fahel, A.A.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Indiana, Self-published: 2006

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: SIGNED by Author

Seller ID: 17261IN

Condition: New


Crisp, BRAND NEW copy, signed by Indiana author inside front cover. Tells the story of two prodigals who meet on a train -- one bound for a wedding, the other a funeral. Little do they know that they are the center of a web of connectivity that runs back centuries into the history, mystery, and mythology of Lakeland, Indiana. 319 pages. View more info

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Fort Wayne, Indiana 1913; A Presentation of Her Resources Achievemants and Possibilities

By: Gardner, H.W. (compiler)

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Fort Wayne, Indiana, The Fort Wayne News: 1913

Seller ID: 27154

Condition: Very Good


Very nice clean, tightly bound book with no names or writing and still showing original cording. Only fault is a small chip to bottom front edge. Edges are yapped, so it's amazing that there isn't more damage because the overhang lends itself to tears and chipping. Lavishly illustrated throughout, primarily in black and white, but also in color as seen in photos. It's billed as "An Authentic Compilation of the City's Industrial, Financial and Civic Activities. Book m... View more info

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Ancestors and Descendants of George Harter 1800-1869

By: Harter, Fayne E

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Grabill, Indiana, Self-published: 1969

Seller ID: 25779DH

Condition: Very Good


Clean and tightly bound. No names or writing, and no bumps to red boards. Only fault is a small crease next to spine at front. Measures 9"x11" and has 243 pages. Black and white photographs throughout. A rather hard to find family history. Includes a laid-in type-written page of all family members buried in Scipio Cemetery, Scipio Township, Allen County, Indiana. View more info

Midwest Flier Magazine November, 1946 (Volume 1, No. 3)

By: Kuenzli. Alfred E.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Ohio, The Ohio Fliers Association: 1946

Seller ID: 19099

Condition: Very Good


Very nice clean magazine, tightly bound. Also included is a four page color insert (unbound) advertsing Martin Star. Front and back of this is color art and the two-page spread inside offers early company history. Magazine itself is illustrated with black and white photos. Article topics include the Cleveland National Aircraft Show; Michigan Aeronautics and legal problems; Ohio's flyng school teachers; flying the Thompson; the Hoosier Airpark; the Cincinnati Airport; fly... View more info

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Wove in Indiana and Fancy Weaving Jacquard Coverlets By Indiana Weavers (two exhibition catalogs)

By: Montgomery, Pauline

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Conner Priairie, Indiana, Conner Prairie Pioneer Settlement: 1978

Seller ID: 27233LL

Condition: Very Good


Two very nice, clean exhibit catalogs, both featuring the collection of John and Janet Simmermaker of Winnemac, Indiana. Both catalogs were printed to accompany displays at the Conner Prairie Pioneer Settlement. Wove in Indiana was for the December 1978 event. It has 28 counted pages with beautiful photos printed in blue ink, a common color used for Jacquard coverlets which are the product of a loom that used a series of cards (like IBM cards) to make the distinctive pi... View more info

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Atlas of De Kalb County Indiana (Reprint of 1880 Atlas)

By: No Author

Price: $60.00

Publisher: De Kalb County Historical Society Inc. / The Bookmark: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 25705

Condition: Fine


Very crisp, clean oversized atlas measuring 14"x17", a reprint of the original 1880 atlas. Beautiful graphics (see photos) enhance the beauty of the maps, as well as the historical information at the front of book which comprises 14 pages. Vety gently kept by single owne. View more info

Chesterfield Lives 1886-1986 Our First One Hundred Years

By: No author Stated

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Chesterfield, Indiana, Camp Chesterfield: 1986

Seller ID: 19757

Condition: Very Good


Very nice, clean book -- rather hard to find. No names or writing, no spine crease. Poem about the Camp by Wanda Day laid-in. Illustrated with historic photographs throughout. Measures 6"x9" and shows only light toning at cover edges and to edges of laid-in poem.The Camp began through the efforts of Dr. J.W. Westerfield and his wife Mary and was established much like its New York counterpart, Lilydale. Includes list at back of invited mediums and guest speakers ... View more info

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Fulton County Images No. 4

By: No author Stated

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Rochester, Indiana, Fulton County Historical Society: 1997

Seller ID: 18077INA

Condition: Very Good


A wonderful compendium of Fulton County, Indiana history not too commonly found. Filled with vintage photos and maps, as well as articles covering such topics as the saving of two round barns, the writings of William Polke, first white settler; the Smith-Nocholson historic house, the Gilly Burns double murder and suicide of 1904; Woodrow School; and a very long piece on the poet John Emery Troutman. Very clean inside and out with just one small abrasion to front cover. ... View more info

US 40; A Roadscape of the American Experience

By: Schlereth, Thomas J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Indianpolis, Indiana Historical Society: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17556IN

Condition: Very Good


Very clean, nice copy with just a small bit of edgewear to loter front corner area. No spine crease and no names or writing. Photo illustrated throughout in black and white. Includes maps. Measures 8-1/2"x9" Patterned after early road touring guides of the 1920's, book is a history of a major Indiana roadway. 150 pages. View more info

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Brown Township Tales; The History, Stories, and Lore of Brown Township in Ripley County, Indiana

By: Smith, Alan

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Four-Step Publications: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25994

Condition: Fine


Very crisp clean book with no names or writing and no bumps to boards. Printed on quality coated paper and includes numerous historical photographs. Book measures 9"x11-1/2" and has 112 pages plus eight appendices and an index. Chapters cover the early history of the township, Fort Buchanan, Olean, Benham,Middle Fork and Lincoln, Dewberry, Cross Plains, and Friendship. Appendices list Brown Township Civil War veterans; WWI veterans; members of J.R.T. Gordon Post #201; ... View more info