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Architecture of Pueblo Bonito (Smithsonian Collections, Volume 147, No.1)  Publication 4524
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Architecture of Pueblo Bonito (Smithsonian Collections, Volume 147, No.1) Publication 4524

By Judd, Neil M.

Washington: Smithsonian Institution. Good with no dust jacket. 1964. First Edition. Softcover. Book is in good condition. Ex-library book from the Gunnerson Library. Hinge crack 2/3 through, but binding still holding. Creasing on spine, minor wear on edges. 81 plates, fully collated. Additional fold out maps. "…the fifth of those recording the more technical results of the National Geographic Society's researchers in Chaco Canyon, northwestern New Mexico." ; B&W & Color Photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 349 pp .

$75.00

Twenty-Fourth Annual Banquet of the Golden Plate - June 29, 1985 Denver,  Colorado
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Twenty-Fourth Annual Banquet of the Golden Plate - June 29, 1985 Denver, Colorado

Palm Springs, CA: American Academy of Achievement. Fine. 1985. Hardcover. From the library of late evolutionary biologist, paleontologist and science historian, Stephen J. Gould. Blue buckram with title gilt on front board and spine. Unpaginated. The American Academy of Achievement is dedicated to the Inspiration of Youth. The Banquet of the Golden Plate is their annual awards banquet where they honor "Captains of Achievement" from America's great walks of life and honor students from across the nation. Honorees from 1985 included Betty Ford, David McCullough, Walter Payton, Mary Lou Retton and others. Gould was a past winner of this award and is pictured with the other members of the Golden Plate Awards Council. ; Color and B/W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$20.00

Report on Archaeological Reconnaissance in the Rainbow Plateau Area of  Northern Arizona and Southern Utah: Based Upon Fieldwork by the Rainbow  Bridge-Monument Valley Expedition of 1933
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Report on Archaeological Reconnaissance in the Rainbow Plateau Area of Northern Arizona and Southern Utah: Based Upon Fieldwork by the Rainbow Bridge-Monument Valley Expedition of 1933

By Hargrave, Lyndon L.

Berkeley, California: University of California Press. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1935. Softcover. Wrap is in very good condition. Sunning on spine. Previous owner label on front of wrapper and spine. During the time in which this publication was released, Monument Valley, the Rainbow Plateau, Navajo Mountain, and Tsegie Mesa were the "…only area of like size in the United States remaining to be thoroughly explored by competent scientists"; B&W Photograph; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 56 pp .

$15.00

Twenty-Ninth Annual Banquet of the Golden Plate - June 30, 1990 Chicago,  Illinois
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Twenty-Ninth Annual Banquet of the Golden Plate - June 30, 1990 Chicago, Illinois

Palm Springs, CA: American Academy of Achievement. Fine. 1990. Hardcover. From the library of late evolutionary biologist, paleontologist and science historian, Stephen J. Gould. Blue buckram with title gilt on front board and spine. Unpaginated. The American Academy of Achievement is dedicated to the Inspiration of Youth. The Banquet of the Golden Plate is their annual awards banquet where they honor "Captains of Achievement" from America's great walks of life and honor students from across the nation. Honorees from 1990 included Maya Angelou, Bob Feller, Jim Lehrer, Michael Jordan and others. Laid in is the menu for the banquet, complete with multiple coffee stains. Gould was a past winner of this award and is pictured with the other members of the Golden Plate Awards Council. ; Color and B/W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$20.00

Thirty-Second Annual Banquet of the Golden Plate - June 26, 1993 Glacier  Park, Montana
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Thirty-Second Annual Banquet of the Golden Plate - June 26, 1993 Glacier Park, Montana

Palm Springs, CA: American Academy of Achievement. Fine. 1993. Hardcover. From the library of late evolutionary biologist, paleontologist and science historian, Stephen J. Gould. Blue buckram with title gilt on front board and spine. Unpaginated. The American Academy of Achievement is dedicated to the Inspiration of Youth. The Banquet of the Golden Plate is their annual awards banquet where they honor "Captains of Achievement" from America's great walks of life and honor students from across the nation. Honorees from 1993 included Pat Conroy, Henry Louis Gates, Whoopi Goldberg, Charles Kuralt and others. Gould was a past winner of this award and is pictured with the other members of the Golden Plate Awards Council. ; Color and B/W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$20.00

Explorations in Southwestern Utah in 1908
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Explorations in Southwestern Utah in 1908

By Kidder, Alfred Vincent

Archaeological Institute of America. Good with no dust jacket. 1910. Softcover. Grey wrappers are in good condition. Minor sunning to outside edges. Illustrated, pages 337- 359. A report on 1908 archaeological excavations in Montezuma Canyon, Utah, with detailed sketches and photographs. ; Papers of the School of American Archaeology; Vol. 15; 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall; 23 pp .

$20.00

Braced-Up Cliff At Pueblo Bonito, from the Smithsonian Report for 1958,  Pages 501-511 (Publication 4371)
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Braced-Up Cliff At Pueblo Bonito, from the Smithsonian Report for 1958, Pages 501-511 (Publication 4371)

By Judd, Neil M.

Washington: Smithsonian Institution. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1959. Stapled Soft Cover. Stapled wrap is in very good condition. "The huge, detached section of sandstone cliff that long towered above the rear rooms of Pueblo Bonito finally collapsed January 22, 1941. And when it fell, as the Bonitians feared, it did vast damage to their beautiful village." This publication outlines the specifics of the cliff and its subsequent fall. ; B&W Illustrations & Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 501-511 pp .

$15.00

Thirty-First Annual Banquet of the Golden Plate - June 27, 1992 Las Vegas,  Nevada
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Thirty-First Annual Banquet of the Golden Plate - June 27, 1992 Las Vegas, Nevada

Palm Springs, CA: American Academy of Achievement. Fine. 1990. Hardcover. From the library of late evolutionary biologist, paleontologist and science historian, Stephen J. Gould. Blue buckram with title gilt on front board and spine. Unpaginated. The American Academy of Achievement is dedicated to the Inspiration of Youth. The Banquet of the Golden Plate is their annual awards banquet where they honor "Captains of Achievement" from America's great walks of life and honor students from across the nation. Honorees from 1992 included Bonnie Blair, Michael Crichton, Bill Gates, Jessye Norman and others. Gould was a past winner of this award and is pictured with the other members of the Golden Plate Awards Council. ; Color and B/W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$20.00

Twenty-Third Annual Banquet of the Golden Plate - July 7, 1984  Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Twenty-Third Annual Banquet of the Golden Plate - July 7, 1984 Minneapolis, Minnesota

Palm Springs, CA: American Academy of Achievement. Fine. 1984. Hardcover. From the library of late evolutionary biologist, paleontologist and science historian, Stephen J. Gould. Blue buckram with title gilt on front board and spine. Unpaginated. The American Academy of Achievement is dedicated to the Inspiration of Youth. The Banquet of the Golden Plate is their annual awards banquet where they honor "Captains of Achievement" from America's great walks of life and honor students from across the nation. Honorees from 1984 included Jimmy Carter, Alan Dershowitz, Franco Harris, John Travolta and others. Gould was a past winner of this award and is pictured with the other members of the Golden Plate Awards Council. ; Color and B/W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$20.00

Archeological Reconnaissance of Southern Utah (Anthropological Papers, No.  18, from Bureau of American Ethnology Buletin 128, Pp. 277-356)
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Archeological Reconnaissance of Southern Utah (Anthropological Papers, No. 18, from Bureau of American Ethnology Buletin 128, Pp. 277-356)

By Steward, Julian H.

Washington: United States Government Printing Office. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1941. Softcover. Wrap is in very good condition. Sunning on spine and top and bottom edges. Publication details the archeological reconnaissance of the Paria River, Johnson Canyon, and Glen Canyon. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 277-356 pp .

$16.00

Archaeological Research in the Northeastern San Juan Basin of Colorado  During the Summer of 1921
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Archaeological Research in the Northeastern San Juan Basin of Colorado During the Summer of 1921

By Jeancon, Jean Allard

Denver, CO: State Historical and Natural History of Colorado. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1922. Softcover. Wrap is in very good condition. Errata tipped in. Publication details the archeology of Chimney Rock and surrounding areas excavated during the summer of 1921.; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 511 pp .

$25.00

Twenty-Sixth Annual Banquet of the Golden Plate - June 27, 1987 -  Scottsdale, Arizona
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Twenty-Sixth Annual Banquet of the Golden Plate - June 27, 1987 - Scottsdale, Arizona

Palm Springs, CA: American Academy of Achievement. Fine. 1987. Hardcover. From the library of late evolutionary biologist, paleontologist and science historian, Stephen J. Gould. Blue buckram with title gilt on front board and spine. Unpaginated. The American Academy of Achievement is dedicated to the Inspiration of Youth. The Banquet of the Golden Plate is their annual awards banquet where they honor "Captains of Achievement" from America's great walks of life and honor students from across the nation. Honorees from 1987 included Jane Goodall, Jim Henson, Reinhold Messner, Alfonso Ortiz and others. Gould was a past winner of this award and is pictured with the other members of the Golden Plate Awards Council. ; Color and B/W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$20.00

Thirty-First Annual Banquet of the Golden Plate - June 27, 1992 Las Vegas, Nevada

Palm Springs, CA: American Academy of Achievement. Fine. 1990. Hardcover. From the library of late evolutionary biologist, paleontologist and science historian, Stephen J. Gould. Blue buckram with title gilt on front board and spine. Unpaginated. The American Academy of Achievement is dedicated to the Inspiration of Youth. The Banquet of the Golden Plate is their annual awards banquet where they honor "Captains of Achievement" from America's great walks of life and honor students from across the nation. Honorees from 1992 included Bonnie Blair, Michael Crichton, Bill Gates, Jessye Norman and others. Gould was a past winner of this award and is pictured with the other members of the Golden Plate Awards Council. ; Color and B/W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$20.00

Thirtieth Annual Banquet of the Golden Plate - June 29, 1991 New York, New York

Palm Springs, CA: American Academy of Achievement. Fine. 1991. Hardcover. From the library of late evolutionary biologist, paleontologist and science historian, Stephen J. Gould. Blue buckram with title gilt on front board and spine. Unpaginated. The American Academy of Achievement is dedicated to the Inspiration of Youth. The Banquet of the Golden Plate is their annual awards banquet where they honor "Captains of Achievement" from America's great walks of life and honor students from across the nation. Honorees from 1991 included Valvin Klein, Peter Matthiessen, Barbara Walters, Wallace Stegner and others. Gould was a past winner of this award and is pictured with the other members of the Golden Plate Awards Council. ; Color and B/W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$20.00

Thirtieth Annual Banquet of the Golden Plate - June 29, 1991 New York, New  York
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Thirtieth Annual Banquet of the Golden Plate - June 29, 1991 New York, New York

Palm Springs, CA: American Academy of Achievement. Fine. 1991. Hardcover. From the library of late evolutionary biologist, paleontologist and science historian, Stephen J. Gould. Blue buckram with title gilt on front board and spine. Unpaginated. The American Academy of Achievement is dedicated to the Inspiration of Youth. The Banquet of the Golden Plate is their annual awards banquet where they honor "Captains of Achievement" from America's great walks of life and honor students from across the nation. Honorees from 1991 included Valvin Klein, Peter Matthiessen, Barbara Walters, Wallace Stegner and others. Gould was a past winner of this award and is pictured with the other members of the Golden Plate Awards Council. ; Color and B/W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$20.00

Twenty-Seventh Annual Banquet of the Golden Plate - July 2, 1988  Nashville, Tennessee
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Twenty-Seventh Annual Banquet of the Golden Plate - July 2, 1988 Nashville, Tennessee

Palm Springs, CA: American Academy of Achievement. Fine. 1988. Hardcover. From the library of late evolutionary biologist, paleontologist and science historian, Stephen J. Gould. Blue buckram with title gilt on front board and spine. Unpaginated. The American Academy of Achievement is dedicated to the Inspiration of Youth. The Banquet of the Golden Plate is their annual awards banquet where they honor "Captains of Achievement" from America's great walks of life and honor students from across the nation. Honorees from 1988 included Minnie Pearl, Wynton Marsalis, Colin Powell, George B. Schaller and others. Gould was a past winner of this award and is pictured with the other members of the Golden Plate Awards Council. ; Color and B/W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$20.00

Representation and Rebellion: The Rockefeller Plan at the Colorado Fuel  and Iron Company, 1914-1942
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Representation and Rebellion: The Rockefeller Plan at the Colorado Fuel and Iron Company, 1914-1942

By Jonathan H. Rees

Boulder, CO: University Press of Colorado. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2010. Hardcover. 9780870819643 . Book and just jacket are in fine condition. Ivory boards have title gilt on spine. Inscription on title page reads, "Thanks for your interest in Colorado history." "In Representation and Rebellion, Jonathan Rees uses a variety of primary sources-including records recently discovered at the company's former headquarters in Pueblo, Colorado-to tell the story of the Rockefeller Plan and those who lived under it, as well as to detail its various successes and failures." ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 325 pp; Signed by Author .

$20.00

Southwestern Indian Detours
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Southwestern Indian Detours

By Thomas, Diane H.

Phoenix, Arizona: Hunter Publishing Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1978. First Edition. Hardcover. Book and dust jacket are both in very good condition. Back of dust jacket has some mild wear. Mustard yellow boards have black embossed lettering on front board and spine. Boards have some mild wear on corners and spine. Erratum sheet tipped in. Inscription by author reads, " Buen viaje! -Diane Thomas." "The Southwestern Indian Detours is a factual account of an adventure in tourism that reads like fiction… An experiment in roughing it first class, the Indian Detours would present the American Southwest to inquisitive Europeans, jaded American millionaires, students and average vacationers. Never again would such a great adventure be made so accessible to this country." ; B&W Photograph; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 327 pp; Signed by Author .

$15.00

C & S Platte Canon Memories & Then Some
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C & S Platte Canon Memories & Then Some

By Klinger, Tom; Klinger, Denise

Boulder, Colorado: Tom Klinger. Fine with no dust jacket. 2007. First Edition. Hardcover. 0976128810 . Book is in fine condition. Authors' signatures appear on top of title page. This book "…takes you from Denver through the Platte Canon over Kenosa Pass, across the South Park and beyond." ; B&W Photograph; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 336 pp; Signed by All Authors .

$75.00

I Hauled These Mountains in Here
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I Hauled These Mountains in Here

By Woods, Frances & Dorothy

Caldwell, ID: Caxton Printers, Ltd.. Fine in Good dust jacket. 1977. Hardcover. Book is in fine condition. Bright orange boards have black lettering on front board and spine. Dust jacket is in good condition. Front of jacket has portions of the title missing, and minor wear on corners. The book details the story of David Wood, "greatest freighter in the West" and "king of the freight lines." ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 337 pp .

$19.00

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