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image of Admit Bearer to Trial, Tilton vs. Beecher At the City Court Room.

Admit Bearer to Trial, Tilton vs. Beecher At the City Court Room.

by Tilton vs Beecher Trial Ticket

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Published
1875
Edition
First
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The Tilton versus Beecher Trial. Beach, William A. Admit Bearer to Trial, Tilton vs. Beecher At the City Court Room. Signed, "W. A. Beach." A printed ticket form signed in ink by William A. Beach (1809 – 1892), the senior counsel of the legal team representing the plaintiff, Theodore Tilton. Printed on decorated heavy paper 6.5 cm x 10… Read more
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Anne MacVicar Grant. Memoirs of an American Lady: with Sketches of Manners and Scenery in America, as They Existed Previous to the Revolution by Mrs. Grant, Author of "Letters from the Mountains," &c, &c. New York: Printed for Samuel Campbell, by G. and D. Bruce, 1809. 18 cm, 12mo; p. 223 mis-numbered as 226. [viii; 344 pages] Sabin, 28296; Howes,… Read more
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image of Know all Men by these Presents, That [William Quarrel of Lancaster County in the province of Pennsylvania, Shopkeeper am] firmly bound unto [Alexander Bartram of Philadelphia Merchant] in the sum of [Eighty six pounds] lawful money

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[John Dunlap, Printer] Know all Men by these Presents, That [William Quarrel of Lancaster County in the province of Pennsylvania, Shopkeeper am] firmly bound unto [Alexander Bartram of Philadelphia Merchant] in the sum of [Eighty six pounds] lawful money … A printed form, used in Colonial America for a written record of a bond between agreeing parties. 33.5 cm x… Read more
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A Map of Old Boston in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

by Capon, Charles R., Cartographer

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Published
1929
Edition
First
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Capon, Charles R., Cartographer. A Map of Old Boston in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Presented by the Boston Five Cents Savings Bank 30 School Street Boston. Boston: The Sherrill Press, 1929. Folded twice into a colored paper wrapper measuring 9 ¾ in x 12 ¾ in, the brightly colored map opens to 18 ¼ in x 24 ½ in. The… Read more
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JIMMY KELLY’S.

by Jimmy Kelly [Giovanni de Silvo]

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Published
1940
Edition
First
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JIMMY KELLY'S. THE MONTMARTRE OF NEW YORK. New York: Jimmy Kelly, 1940. A souvenir program (11 7/8 in x 9 in) for Jimmy Kelly's infamous nightclub in New York City, at 181 Sullivan Street, Greenwich Village. Colored stiff paper covers and 16 pages of illustrations and text, featuring sports and show business celebrities like Joe DiMaggio, Jimmy Durante, Franchot Tone,… Read more
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Turn-Verein Vorwärts, March 9, 1913.

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Published
March 9, 1913.
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Presumed first.
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Turn-Verein Vorwärts, March 9, 1913. A silver gelatin group photograph of the members of the Turn-Verein Vorwaerts, with its headquarters at the Labor Temple at 243 -247 East 84th Street in Manhattan. 17.5 cm x 23.7 cm, image; 25.5 cm x 30.5 cm, mount. Titled in ink in the lower right-hand corner of the mount. Photographer unknown. Photograph was… Read more
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