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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

The Philadelphia Antiques Show 1978

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Hosptial Antiques Show: 1978

Seller ID: 19625DEL

Condition: Very Good


Very nice, clean program from an annual event, filled with the usual gorgeous photos of antiques and ads placed by dealers and ancillary companies. This issue focuses on Chinese procelain animal figures with two articles on the subject to accompany the annual loan exhibit and photos of the items coimprising it. There is also an article on scrimshaw. View more info

Sohio Tour Kit (Large Double Sided Map Eastern United States)

By: N/A

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Ohio, The Standard Oil Company: 1955

Seller ID: 19634K

Condition: Fine Map in VG Folder


Bright yellow tour kit folder with cartoon art showing people embarking on road trips. Original owner's name written at bottom front in space provided. Includes letter from Standard Oil, a brochure about lodging ,and a crisp, as new, large road map of the Eastern United States. This is double sided with the northeast on one side and the southeast on the other. Great vintage travel. View more info

Your Next Kitchen -- By Hotpoint

By: N/A

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Edison General Electric Appliance Co. Inc.: 1944

Seller ID: 19779

Condition: Very Good


Crisp, clean, interesting booklet extolling the virtues of a Hotpoint kitchen circa the mid-1940's. Clean and tightly bound with a tiny indentation to front cover and a small bit of wear to spine which does not impinge on its integrity.. Measures 7-1/4"x9-3/4" and features 24 pages. All are illustrated with color art, plus diagrams showing each area of the kitchen and laundry. Steel cabinets were a hot ticket and each configuration had its own name. There was even a dishwasher built into the steel sink unit! Emphasis was on electric appliances. View more info

Third Street Music Settlement Booklet, New York City 1949-1950 Season

By: N/A

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, New York, The Music School Settlement: 1949

Seller ID: 20030

Condition: Very Good


Clean, atrractive booklet measuring 6"x8-3/4". Plain tan wraps printed in black ink at face. Only fault is small spot at top front. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Third Street Music School Settlement, the nation's oldest community music school, was founded in 1894 by Emilie Wagner to provide pleasure and instruction to impoverished immigrants of New York's Lower East Side. It continues today. Here we have a booklet explaining the program and its offerings for the 1949-50 school year for both adults and children. In addition to instrument lessons, there were voice, opera... View more info

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The Harvard Illustrated Magazine Vol. I, No. 2, 1899

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press: 1899

Seller ID: 20054IN

Condition: Very Good


A very nice and very early issue of The Harvard Illustrated Magazine -- only the second of the first volume to be published. Measures 7-1/2"x9-3/4" and is very clean and tightly bound. Faults are confined to a small bit of wear to tail of spine, a snipped corner at upper back. a crease and softening to lower back corner, and a bit of paper from the cover adhered to first page near gutter. Pristine cover and pages. Illustrated nicely with photographs and art including a full page color image of the American flag and two other works of art sporting a color wash. Main article topics inc... View more info

Lawrenceville School Mid-winter Program 1935

By: N/A

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Lawrenceville, New Jersey, Lawrenceville School: 1935

Seller ID: 20073

Condition: Very Good


Very nice book -- clean and tightly bound. Pages pristine -- cover shows toning at edges, flat corner creases to both front corners and two tiny edge tears. Published to present information on the production of "Whistling In the Dark", a play produced and acted by the Periwig Club, the upcoming "Prom" or Promenade as it was called, and the state of the various athletics departments. Includes drawings, bios of the cast, a Periwig history, and large full-page photographs of Headmaster and Mrs. Heely, the basketball team and coaches, leaders of the Periwig Club, the swim team, the... View more info

The Full-size Buicks for '63 (Color Illustrated Dealership Stationery laid--in)

By: N/A

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Flint, Michigan, General Motors: 1963

Seller ID: 20082

Condition: Very Good


Handsome sales brochure advetising the latest big Buicks of 1963 -- the Electra 225, the Wildcat, the LeSabre Estate Wagon, the Invicta Estate Wagon, and the LeSabre sedan and convertible. Includes a two page spread on the Buick Wiuld Cat engines, plus info on accessories and options. Beautiful color photos throughout, some with models, some just showing the cars. Ad added attraction is the two pieces of unused stationery sporting the name Roy L. Landefeld Buick and Pontiac dealership, Woodsfield, Ohio. One features a large color image of the Catalina four-door sedan and the other a green nin... View more info

The Philadelphia Antiques Show 1981

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Hosptial Antiques Show: 1981

Seller ID: 20168

Condition: Very Good


Very nice, clean program from an annual event, filled with the usual gorgeous photos of antiques and ads placed by dealers and ancillary companies. This issue focuses on Windsor chairs with an illlustrated artivle by Charles Santore. A second feature of note is an article about the house and furnishings of an early Philadlephia craftsman, Daniel Trotter, a cabinetmaker who worked in Philadelphia between 1773 and 1793. View more info

Cleveland National Air Show Burke Lakefront Airport September 1,2,3, 1979 Souvenir Program

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Ohio, Cleveland Air Show: 1979

Seller ID: 20298K

Condition: Very Good


Very nice, clean program showing faint toning to upper right hand corner of cover only. Tightly bound with no creasing and no names or writing. A special issue commemorating Clevleland's 50 year history in aviation. In 1929 the city hosted the world's most important aviation event, the 10-day National Air Races and Aeronautical Exposition. Great articles, photos, and ads honor the past and celebrate the present. 104 pages. View more info

Westinghouse Turbine Generators; Westinghouse Steam Power Plant Planning Guide 10,000 to 60,000 KW

By: N/A

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Pittsburgh & Philadelphia, PA, Westinghouse Corporation:

Seller ID: 20320A

Condition: Very Good


Two very nice, clean advertising booklets. No dates on either one, but pre-1963 as the dealer's address on the attached business card shows no zip code. Both books measure 8-1/2"x11", though one is spiral bound and the other stapled. Both are clean and tightly bound with minor edgewear and two staple marks to face of the turbine book. The turbine generator book displays graphics in black, whte and blue. Contents cover types of D-line turbines and their various parts, as well air-cooled generators, finned tube coolers and related parts. 39 pages. The steam power plant book (spiral bound... View more info

Cape Breton Island Calendar 2000

By: N/A

Price: $16.00

Publisher: 2000

Seller ID: 20703

ISBN: 092911664x

Condition: NEW


Crisp, beautiful calendar still in oriignal publisher's shrinkwrap. Small crease to tip of lower back corner only fault. Gorgeous full color photographs showing the beauty of the island in all seasons. Measures 12" across by 9-3/4" tall. View more info

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Fork Union Military Acdemy Catalog

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Fork Union, Virginia, Fork Union Miliary Academy:

Seller ID: 20712

Condition: Very Good


Very nice, clean catalog for this Virginia Christian military academy designed to prepare boys for college. Spiral bound to lie flat and brown pebbled boards with gilt to face. Measures 8"x11" and has 117 pages. No names or wriiting and pristine pages -- high quality coated paper. Liberally illustrated with black and white photographs. Curiously, there is no date, but the President of the school at this time was Colonel James Caldwell Wicker who in 1950 as head of Fork Union made a splash in educational circles with a new type of curriculum. Th s appears to be from the 50's also, but l... View more info

Weilage Rototcraft Boone Jr. Parts Catalogue

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Yucaipa, California, Weilage Rotor Ctaft:

Seller ID: 20846K

Condition: Very Good


Scarce parts catalog for thr Weilage Boone Jr. Model helicopter, a two seater, side-by-side, light craft used by missionaries during the 1960's. It was powered by a Lycoming 0-235-C 4-cylinder horizonatally opposed air-cooled engine and had a top speed of 185 km per hour.booklet is clean and tightly bound with a blue spiral comb binding designed to lie flat. Photo at front of craft with pilot preparing to board. Other photographs inside both front and back covers, as well as black and white photos on pages and technical drawings. There is no pricing, but much information on 12 pages. View more info

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The Lakeside Hospital Dedicated in Severance Hall, City of Cleveland, June 17, 1931

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Ohio, The Lakeside Hospital: 1931

Seller ID: 20872

Condition: Very Good


An extraordinary ephemera item published for the dedication of the newly built Lakeside Hospital which replaced the old one on the shore of Lake Erie to become the central unit of University Hospitals Medical Center where it was joined by Hanna House, the nurses' dormitories, the power plant and a new Rainbow Hospital. Booklet is oversized at 9"x11-1/2" and shows a strong black and white architectural detail inset on cover. Most of booklet is comprised of full-page black and white photographs which show an aerial view marking the various surrounding structures, the facade from several... View more info

Plexterre Mining Corporation Limited (Canada) Advertising Brochure 1958

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, Plexterre Mining Corporation: 1958

Seller ID: 20918

Condition: Very Good


Very attractive advertising booklet for Plexterre Mining Corporation Limited of Toronto, Canada. Clean and tightly bound measuring 7"x9-3/4". Only failt is light vertical crease. Two actual black and white photographs on back cover show floating-type tower units. Plexterre was involved with mining, oil and natural gas . Nice double page map at center showing oil and gas pipe line locations and other sites of intrest. 10 pages. View more info

Clinton Connecticut Fire Department 50th Anniversary 1911-1961 Golden Jubilee

By: N/A

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Clinton, Connecticut, Town of Clinton, Connecticut: 1961

Seller ID: 20919

Condition: Very Good


Bright red cover with gilt printing and design of old fire wagon at front. Measures 6"x9" and is clean and tightly bound. Only fault is one small spot to outer edge near spine at front. Numerous local ads, plus photographs and historical information about the fire department, as well as other Clinton points of interest including, the Red School House, Adam Stanton's Store, Pond's Extract Company, the Handle Factory, Clinton's Old Academy and more. 60 pages. View more info

WWVA Jamboree Family Album; Pictures of Your Favorite Radio Stars

By: N/A

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Wheeling, West Virginia, WWVA: 1946

Seller ID: 20934

Condition: Very Good


Scarce souvenir of the Wheeling, West Virginia radio phenomenon known as the Jamboree which hit the air waves in January, 1933, broadcast rom the Hawley Building in Wheeling. The show was so popular it grew to live audience performances and a regular Sunday night spot and, ultimately, a Saturday night show. In 1946 they were still going strong. Clean book showcases the current stars which then included Lew Clawson, The Chuckwagon Gang, Big Slim "The Lone Cowboy", The Rangerettes (Millie Wayne and Bonnie Baldwin); Pete Cassell (King of the Hillbillies); Toby Stroud's Blue Mountain Boys;... View more info

Souvenir of Buffalo Bill Museum & Lookout Mountain Colorado

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Chicago, Curt Teich Co.:

Seller ID: 21005

Condition: Very Good


Colorful folder containing a cascade of accordian style postcards in full color, each offering a different view. Unused and undated. All images clean and bright. Folder shows mild corner wear and a small spot to face.Especially nice art work at reverse showing soldier surrounded by Native American motifs. Images include a portait of Johnny Baker, Buffalo Bill's foster son; the Pa-Ha-Ska Teepee; Buffalo Bill's grave; the Upper Hairpins and Windy Point; Sensation Point on the Lariat Trail; Golden and Table Mts.; sunset over Lariat Trail; Denver at night from museum veranda; and Clear Creek Canon... View more info

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The 57 at the Fair H.J. Heinz Co. Exhibit of the 57 Varities at the Chicago World's Fair 1933

By: N/A

Price: $22.00

Publisher: H. J. Heinz: 1933

Seller ID: 21036

Condition: Very Good


Very nice colorful brochure published by Heinz to advertize not only their famous 57 varieties, but also their exhibit in the Agricultural Building during the Century of Progress Exhibition 1933 Chicago World's Fair. Except for a few small marks and a small scratch, both to bottom edge of cover when folded to 4"x8-3/4", the brochure is in excellent condition with crisp paper and no wear at folds. Full color art shows the building, sample products and on reverse side beautiful vignettes of world kitchens. Text lists all 57 varieties and an explanation of each of the kitchens in the exhi... View more info