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Chariot in the Sky - A Story of the Jubilee Singers

Chariot in the Sky - A Story of the Jubilee Singers

by Bontemps, Arna ; Cyrus Leroy Baldridge (illustrator)

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1951
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Philadelphia: John C. Winston Company. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1951. Hardcover. Land of the Free Series; xiii, (3), 238 pages; Contents clean and secure in original cloth binding (light brick) in very nice dustjacket (Not clipped). This wonderful book by the noted Harlem Renaissance writer was issued in the Land of the… Read more about this item
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Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of the State  of Louisiana.  Volume XIII for the Year 1858

Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of the State of Louisiana. Volume XIII for the Year 1858

by Ogden, A. N. ; [ Simeon Belden 's copy]

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1859
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New Orleans: Office of the Price Current. Very Good. 1859. First Edition. Hardcover. xiv, (2), 700 pages; Contents clean and secure in original tan buckram with red and black leather spine labels with gilt lettering. Judges: Hon. E.T. Merrick; Hon. A. Buchanan; Hon. C. Voorhies; Hon. J.L. Cole; Hon. H.M. Spofford; Hon. T.T. Land; Attorney General… Read more about this item
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AN ACT TO ORGANIZE THE TERRITORIES OF NEBRASKA AND KANSAS In the Senate of the United States, July 21, 1854 Resolved that twenty thousand copies of the Kansas and Nebraska Act, certified by the Secretary of State, be printed in pamphlet form for the use of the Senate

by Hunter, W. ; Chief Clerk

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1854
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Washington: Government Printing Office. Very Good. 1854. First Edition Thus. Pamphlet. 33d Congress, 1st Session, Senate Mis. Doc. 72; 16 pages; Clean and complete in original self wrappers, stitched at left fold; small faint stain at lower outer corner of first two leaves; foredge curled on a few leaves (unevenly opened); two one word pencil notations in… Read more about this item
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Pastor's Memorial  Twenty-fifth Anniversary of the Installation of George  W. Blagden, D. D. as Pastor of the Old South Church and Society in Boston.

Pastor's Memorial Twenty-fifth Anniversary of the Installation of George W. Blagden, D. D. as Pastor of the Old South Church and Society in Boston.

by Stoddard, Charles - (for the Old South Church)

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1862
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Boston: Published for the Use of the Members (Printed by Alfred Mudge and Son). Near Fine. 1862. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 118 pages; Publisher's dark green diced cloth, spine lettered in gilt, with a gilt stamped decorative depiction of the Old South Church, Boston on the front cover. Chocolate brown endpapers, all edges gilt. Printed… Read more about this item
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Anthology of Magazine Verse for 1913   Including the Magazines and the  Poets - a Review

Anthology of Magazine Verse for 1913 Including the Magazines and the Poets - a Review

by Braithwaite, William Stanley

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1913
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Cambridge: Issued by W.S.B.. Very Good. 1913. First Edition. Hardcover. 87 pages; Contents clean and secure in original binding of brown cloth spine with brown boards, printed paper titles label on front board. Some wear to cloth at spine ends, corners rounded. William Stanley Beaumont Braithwaite (1878 – 1962) was an African-American writer, poet, literary … Read more about this item
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Archive: 1941-2 Consolidation of Washington DC Police Court and Municipal  Court H.R. 3167; H.R. 4852; H.R. 5431; H.R. 5784; Public Law 512 -- 77th  Congress & typescript testimony

Archive: 1941-2 Consolidation of Washington DC Police Court and Municipal Court H.R. 3167; H.R. 4852; H.R. 5431; H.R. 5784; Public Law 512 -- 77th Congress & typescript testimony

by Group ; [including Emory B. Smith ]

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1941 & 2
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Washington DC: G.P.O. & House District of Columbia Committee. Very Good. 1941 & 2. Hardcover. Folio volume, maroon leather spine over black fabric covered boards, spine lettered in gilt,. The front free endpaper has the rubber stamp, in red ink, of the US House Committee on the District of Columbia. Above this is a clipped… Read more about this item
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The Conquerors of the New World and Their Bondsmen; Being a Narrative of  the Principal Events which Led to Negro Slavery in the West Indies and  America -  Volume the Second  [ONLY Volume 2]

The Conquerors of the New World and Their Bondsmen; Being a Narrative of the Principal Events which Led to Negro Slavery in the West Indies and America - Volume the Second [ONLY Volume 2]

by Helps, Sir Arthur ; [attributed to]

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Published
1852
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London: William Pickering. Very Good. 1852. First Edition. Hardcover. Autograph; (vi), 300, (4) pages; Volume 2 only. Bookplate of William W. Goodman; earlier ownership indicated by author's inscription on ffep - "W. C. Spring Rice / from the author / 8th June 1852" Text block clean and secure in original brown cloth binding with printed… Read more about this item
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Forty Negro Spirituals -- Compiled and Arranged for Solo Voice with  Pianoforte Accompaniment

Forty Negro Spirituals -- Compiled and Arranged for Solo Voice with Pianoforte Accompaniment

by White, Clarence Cameron

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Published
1927
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Philadelphia: Theodore Presser. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1927. First Edition. Hardcover. 129 pages; Clean and secure in original binding in very nice dustjacket. Music and lyrics. Spirituals are grouped / classified by voice ranges; mezzo - soprano - high soprano - baritone - bass - alto-tenor. .
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MAKING DEMOCRACY SAFE FOR OIL - Oilmen and the Islamic East

MAKING DEMOCRACY SAFE FOR OIL - Oilmen and the Islamic East

by Rand, Christopher T.

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Published
1975
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Hardcover
ISBN 10
0316733318
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New York: Atlantic-Little, Brown. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. x, 422 pages; Clean and secure in original blue cloth binding in very good dustjacket. Here is a devastating expose of the most powerful conglomerate of wealth in America: the oil industry. Rand, a Persian and Arabic expert as well as… Read more about this item
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Martin Luther King - Man of Peace

Martin Luther King - Man of Peace

by Clemens, Thomas C.

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1968
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Washington: United States Information Service. Near Fine. 1968. Paperback. 28 pages; Clean and secure in original pictorial wrappers with image of MLK on front cover. OCLC 464221527 The author Thomas C. Clemens was a veteran Washington writer who followed closely developments in the struggle by Martin Luther King, Jr. and others for equal rights… Read more about this item
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In the Senate of the United States reported February 18, 1858 -- VIEWS OF  THE MINORITY On the Constitution of Kansas  adopted by the Convention  which met at Lecompton on Monday, the 4th of September, 1857

In the Senate of the United States reported February 18, 1858 -- VIEWS OF THE MINORITY On the Constitution of Kansas adopted by the Convention which met at Lecompton on Monday, the 4th of September, 1857

by Collamer, Jacob ; (from the Committee on Territories)

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1858
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Washington: Congressional Globe Office. Very Good. 1858. First Edition. Pamphlet. 7, (1) pages; Very good condition in original self wrappers; pages unopened. Original owner's name signed in pencil on front wrapper -- "J. Whitcomb". Text printed in two columns. OCLC 83113204 (listing mistakenly labels as printed in 1857). This report presents the… Read more about this item
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Nebraska and Kansas.  Resolutions of the Legislature of Connecticut in  relation the act to organize the Territories of Nebraska and Kansas

Nebraska and Kansas. Resolutions of the Legislature of Connecticut in relation the act to organize the Territories of Nebraska and Kansas

by Sperry, N.D.

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1856
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Washington: Government Printing Office. Very Good. 1856. First Edition. Removed Document. 34th Congress, 1st session, House Mis. Doc. No. 101; 3 pages; Removed document, clean and complete. OCLC 733579437 Excerpt: "Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assemblyconvened, That the recent act of Congress, entitled 'A bill to organize the Territories of … Read more about this item
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Speech of  Hon. J. Collamer of Vermont on the REPORT of the KANSAS  CONFERENCE COMMITTEE  delivered in the Senate of the United States, April  27, 1858

Speech of Hon. J. Collamer of Vermont on the REPORT of the KANSAS CONFERENCE COMMITTEE delivered in the Senate of the United States, April 27, 1858

by Collamer, Jacob ; B. F. Wade

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1858
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Washington: Congressional Globe Office. Very Good. 1858. First Edition. Pamphlet. 8 pages; Very good condition in original self wrappers; pages unopened. Text printed in two columns. OCLC 9578021 ; OCLC 84271361 This speech addresses the Committee's report on the Kansas Question, including the Lecompton Constitution which would admit Kansas as a slave-holding state, … Read more about this item
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Kansas. Resolutions of the Legislature of Ohio, in reference to the  Affairs of Kansas May 6, 1856. -- Ordered to be printed

Kansas. Resolutions of the Legislature of Ohio, in reference to the Affairs of Kansas May 6, 1856. -- Ordered to be printed

by Van Vorhes, N. H. ; Thimas H. Ford

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1856
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Washington: Government Printing Office. Very Good. 1856. First Edition. Removed Document. 34th Congress, 1st session, House Mis. Doc. No. 100; 3 pages; Removed document, clean and complete. OCLC 1065564008 Excerpt: "Resolved, That our Senators in Congress be further instructed, and our representatives requested, to use their best endeavors to secure the passage of laws … Read more about this item
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THE KANSAS QUESTION -- THE MINORITY REPORT of the Select Committee of  Fifteen

THE KANSAS QUESTION -- THE MINORITY REPORT of the Select Committee of Fifteen

by Morrill, Justin S. ; Edwaed Wade ; Henry Bennett ; David S. Walbridge ; Jumes Buffington

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1858
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Washington: Buell & Blanchard, Printers. Very Good. 1858. First Edition. Pamphlet. 16 pages; Very good condition in original self wrappers; pages unopened, small stain at upper right corner of front wrapper. OCLC 43906948 This Minority Report of the Select Committee of Fifteen on the Kansas Question, particularly their opinion on the Lecompton Constitution… Read more about this item
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Kansas affairs, Resolutions of the Legislature of Rhode Island :  concerning the recent occurrences in Congress and in Kansas June 14, 1856  -- Ordered to be printed

Kansas affairs, Resolutions of the Legislature of Rhode Island : concerning the recent occurrences in Congress and in Kansas June 14, 1856 -- Ordered to be printed

by Bartlett, John R.

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1856
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Washington: Government Printing Office. Very Good. 1856. First Edition. Removed Document. 34th Congress, 1st session, House Mis. Doc. No. 119; 2 pages; Removed document, clean and complete. OCLC 163586660 Excerpt: "Resolved, That this outrage [when Representative Preston Brooks, a pro-slavery Democrat from South Carolina, used a walking cane to attack Senator Charles Sumner, an abolitionist… Read more about this item
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Speech of  Hon. J. Collamer of Vermont on THE KANSAS QUESTION In the  Senate of the United States, March 1 and 2, 1858

Speech of Hon. J. Collamer of Vermont on THE KANSAS QUESTION In the Senate of the United States, March 1 and 2, 1858

by Collamer, Jacob

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1858
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Washington: Buell & Blanchard, printers. Very Good. 1858. First Edition. Pamphlet. 20 pages; Very good condition in original self wrappers, Pages roughly opened, some foredges curled. Original owner's name signed in pencil on front wrapper -- "J. Whitcomb". Text printed in two columns. OCLC 191225439 This speech addresses the Kansas Question, including the… Read more about this item
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TWELFTH ANNUAL REPORT OF THE BOARD OF MANAGERS OF THE MASSACHUSETTS  COLONIZATION SOCIETY   Presented at the Annual Meeting, May 25, 1853

TWELFTH ANNUAL REPORT OF THE BOARD OF MANAGERS OF THE MASSACHUSETTS COLONIZATION SOCIETY Presented at the Annual Meeting, May 25, 1853

by Latrobe, J. H. B. ; et al.

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1853
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Boston: T. R. Marvin. Very Good. 1853. First Edition. Paperback. 40 pages; Clean and complete in original peach colored wrappers; wrappers separating at spine, chipped at corners. Stitched at left edge. OCLC 430519058 Includes an address by J. H. B. Latrobe in addition to the usual reports on emancipations and repatriations, etc. … Read more about this item
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KANSAS - Resolutions of the Legislature of Massachusetts in Relation to  the Territory of Kansas June 14, 1856 -- Ordered to be printed

KANSAS - Resolutions of the Legislature of Massachusetts in Relation to the Territory of Kansas June 14, 1856 -- Ordered to be printed

by Bartlett, John R.

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Washington: Government Printing Office. Very Good. 1856. First Edition. Removed Document. 34th Congress, 1st session, House Mis. Doc. No. 120; 2 pages; Removed document, clean and complete. OCLC 80248143 Excerpt: "Resolved, That as the intrigues to thrust slavery upon Kansas have been growing more desperate ever since the repeal of the Missouri prohibition, until the… Read more about this item
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The Lecompton Constitution Founded Neither in Law nor the Will of the  People - Speech of Hon. Henry L. Dawes, of Mass.  Delivered in the House  of Representatives, March 8, 1858

The Lecompton Constitution Founded Neither in Law nor the Will of the People - Speech of Hon. Henry L. Dawes, of Mass. Delivered in the House of Representatives, March 8, 1858

by Dawes, Henry L. ; (1816-1903)

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1858
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Washington: Buell & Blanchard, printers. Very Good+. 1858. First Edition. Pamphlet. 8 pages; Very nice condition in original self wrappers, unopened along top folds. Text printed in two columns. This speech addresses President Buchanan's support for the Kansas Lecompton Constitution which would admit Kansas as a slave-holding state. Dawes fervently argues that the President had… Read more about this item
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