Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Americana--recent acquistions, antiquarian and ephemera

Golden Gate International Exposition [San Francisco, Calif.? : Japanese Committee for the Golden Gate International Exposition?, 1939]

Come vigil now : One man, one truck, a thousand lives. [Walnut Creek, CA] : Contra Costa Citizens Against the War in Viet Nam, [1966].

The Chinese junk "Keying", being a full account of that vessel, with extracts from the journal of Capt. Kellett. In order to furnish visitors with the information necessary to understand the nature ... of the exhibition at Castle Garden, the following remarks have been deemed necessary. New York, I. Sackett, 1847.

Fuddlehead by Fuddlehead : an autobiography. Forbes, W. Cameron (William Cameron), 1870-1959. Peking : [s.n.], 1935.

The politics of the Philippines : Aguinaldo a traitor to the Filipinos and a conspirator against the United States ; the record of his transformation from a beggar to a tyrant. Halstead, Murat, 1829-1908. Akron, Ohio: Allied Print Trades Council, [1899?]

Report by W. Calder on his investigation of road problems in Europe and America during 1924. Calder, W. Melbourne: Govt. Printer, [1924?]

San Francisco : seeing San Francisco's Chinatown after dark. [San Francisco]: Pacific Sightseeing Co., c1914

Tourists' guide and handbook of Honolulu and the Hawaiian Islands. Honolulu: Mid-Pacific folder Distributing Co., [1917]

20th anniversary celebration and conference : Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah.
Federal Land Bank of Berkeley. [Berkeley, 1937]

"Help the Anti-Fly Campaign by eliminating the breeding places of flies" [broadside]. Chapman, Alonzo. Redlands, CA : Board of Health, 1914.