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The Dutch and Quaker Colonies In America

The Dutch and Quaker Colonies In America

by John Fiske

This is Volume 1 (I haven't seen Volume 2 online yet). Fiske tells a delightful and informative series of stories and provides authoritative historical framework, for the development of New York. Volume 1 deals almost entirely with Dutch lore. Highly recommended for anyone with interest in New York.
Pennsylvania German Folk Art

Pennsylvania German Folk Art

by John Joseph Stoudt

Lockout

Lockout

by Leon Wolff

Travels In Philadelphia

Travels In Philadelphia

by Christopher Morley

Byways and Boulevards In and About Historic Philadelphia

Byways and Boulevards In and About Historic Philadelphia

by Francis Burke and Gummere, Henry Volkmar Brandt

After the Fire

After the Fire

by Randy-Michael Testa

The Autobiography Of a Pennsylvanian

The Autobiography Of a Pennsylvanian

by Samuel Whitaker Pennypacker

It's an Old Pennsylvania Custom

It's an Old Pennsylvania Custom

by Edwin Valentine Mitchell

Pennsylvania Beautiful

Pennsylvania Beautiful

by Wallace Nutting

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The Keystone In the Democratic Arch

by Sanford W Higginbotham

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Pennsylvania Folklife

by Dr Don Yoder

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Pennsylvania Mennonite Heritage

by David J Rempel Smucker

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The Red Man In Bucks County

by Willis M Rivinus

Pennsylvania Books & Ephemera

A Little Dignity Goes a Long Way: [brochure] loving, life-giving, life-affirming & spiritual

A Little Dignity Goes a Long Way: [brochure] loving, life-giving, life-affirming & spiritual

Philadelphia: Dignity Philadelphia, 2000. Six panel brochure folded to 3.5x8.5 inches, history, areas of concern, contact numbers and addresses, very good on purple stock.
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$20.00
Some Things I Remember: A Story of My Life; Autobiography of Wealthy A. Burkholder

Some Things I Remember: A Story of My Life; Autobiography of Wealthy A. Burkholder

by Burkholder, Wealthy A

Rockton, PA: Keystone Printing Office, 1928. Pamphlet. Good. 24 p.: illustrations; 23 cm. Stapled. Stated First Edition. Wealthy A. Clark Burkholder (1849-1933) worked on Primitive Christian and Young Disciple, both publications of the Church of the Brethren. She also served on the board of Juniata College and as president of the Sisters' Aid Society. This is a fascinating account of her childhood in rural Pennsylvania and her later work with the Church of the Brethren. Very scarce. In Good Condition:... Read more
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$26.00
Pennsylvania Beautiful

Pennsylvania Beautiful

by Nutting, Wallace

Like New with slight edgewear & movement marks to dust jacket. Drawings are of EASTERN PA. I also have Massachusetts Beautiful.
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$17.95
Slice the Dreamaker's Throat: poems

Slice the Dreamaker's Throat: poems

by Thompson, Bill, introduction by William Hinton

Boston: South End Press, 1980. Pamphlet. xi, 31p., 5.5x8.5 inches, poetry illustrated with b&w photos, very good first edition stated chapbook in stapled white wraps. Several photos show the Community Action Training School and the Freedom School of the Che-Lumumba-Jackson Collective. Poetry makes reference to Malcolm X, Martin Luther King, Jr, among others. Also includes poem about the stoning and beating of six Black salesmen by 100 white Boston residents in August 1975. Thompson was a Black activist... Read more
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$25.00
The Gay Alternative: #11, Spring 1976; Dog Day Afternoon

The Gay Alternative: #11, Spring 1976; Dog Day Afternoon

by Escoffier, Jeff, Dan Sherbo, John Mitzel, Joe McGlone, Chuck Ortleb, James Kirkup, et al

Philadelphia: The Gay Alternative Collective, 1976. Magazine. 52p. including covers, 8.5x11 inches, photos, illustrations, articles, poetry, fiction, plays, ads, services, soiling to rear cover else a good homophile magazine in stapled pictorial wraps. LGBT Collective magazine. Cover stories on "Dog Day Afternoon" "Metaphysics of Gay Poetry" C.A. Tripp etc.
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$25.00
Twenty-five Years Resume: Vulcan Assembly of Philadelphia

Twenty-five Years Resume: Vulcan Assembly of Philadelphia

by Vulcan Assembly of Philadelphia

Philadelphia: Vulcan Assembly of Philadelphia, 1927. Paperback. Near Fine. 10, [6] p.; 15 cm. Light grey wrappers printed in dark blue. Wrapper title. Final 3 pages blank. A brief history of the Vulcan Assembly of Philadelphia, a fraternal organization of industrial engineers who worked with steam engines and boilers. It was organized in May 1902 by a group of men, many but not all of whom were members of the Masons. Contains a list of the original members and of presidents from 1902 through... Read more
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$15.00
Sixteenth Annual Report of the Chief Factory Inspector of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania for the Year Ending December 31, 1905

Sixteenth Annual Report of the Chief Factory Inspector of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania for the Year Ending December 31, 1905

by n/a

Harrisburg, PA: Harrisburg Publishing Co, 1906. Hardcover. Very Good. Hardcover. c.1906. Black cloth, gilt titles. 8vo. 58pp. very Good (minus). Light general shelfwear, some soiling to boards, binding shaken and nearly detached, mild age toning to contents.
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$26.00
Hazard-Okonite Service Directory

Hazard-Okonite Service Directory

Wilkes-Barre, PA: Hazard-Okonite, 1944. Paperback. Good. [20] p.; 23 cm. Stapled. Printed in red and blue throughout. American flag on front. The Okonite Co., founded in 1878, was one of the original insulators of electrical wire and cable in the United States. Early customers included Samuel F.B. Morse for his telegraph network and Thomas A. Edison for the Pearl Street Generating Station, the nation's first, built in New York City in 1882. This publication honored Hazard-Okonite who were serving... Read more
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$98.00
BLAIR COUNTY HISTORICAL BACKGROUND AND PHYSIOGRAPHY Reports 1 & 2

BLAIR COUNTY HISTORICAL BACKGROUND AND PHYSIOGRAPHY Reports 1 & 2

by Sutter, Richard C. Director

Hollidaysburg, Pa.: Blair County Planning Commission. Very Good+. 1967. Plastic comb binding. Clean soft cover, plastic comb binding. Text tight, clean & Intact. Illustrated with fold out maps and charts. Prepared by The Blair County Planning Commission, Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania February, 1967. Pennsylvania ; Maps & Charts; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 90 pages .
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$30.00
[Manuscript Ledger Account of the Birmingham Iron Works in Pittsburgh, Recording Workers and Their Wages]

[Manuscript Ledger Account of the Birmingham Iron Works in Pittsburgh, Recording Workers and Their Wages]

by Birmingham Iron Works

Pittsburgh, 1841. About very good.. [48]pp. Large folio. Contemporary half reverse-calf and blue paper boards. Wear to corners and spine ends, boards soiled. Leaves reinforced at gutter margin with tape, some light soiling. In a clear and legible hand. This ledger records the register and pay information for approximately thirty-five men who worked at the Birmingham Iron Works from 1836 to 1841. The "Register of Hands That Work by the Ton" records each man's name, his wage, days worked, how much... Read more
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$1750.00
Communist activities in the Philadelphia area: hearings before the Committee on Un-American Activities, House of Representatives, Eighty-second Congress, second session

Communist activities in the Philadelphia area: hearings before the Committee on Un-American Activities, House of Representatives, Eighty-second Congress, second session

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Un-American Activities

Washington DC: GPO, 1952. Paperback. iii, 4299-4470p.; wraps; shelf-worn; blue writing on the front cover; staples beginning to rust else in good condition, illustrations, facsimiles.
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$25.00
Memoirs of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, VII (1860): Ebenezer Denny journal, Josiah Harmar Letters, Shawanese & Delaware Vocabularly, Record of Upland Court, etc.

Memoirs of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, VII (1860): Ebenezer Denny journal, Josiah Harmar Letters, Shawanese & Delaware Vocabularly, Record of Upland Court, etc.

by Armstrong, Edward; William H. Denny, Ebenezer Denny, Josiah Harmar, et al

Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott, 1860. First Printing. Hardcover. Good. 8vo, publisher's gray-brown cloth, good copy with light general wear, mellowing of cloth color, contents very good, light foxing throughout. 498 pp, subscriber's list. With The Record of the Court at Upland, 1676-1681 and a military journal kept by Major E. Denny, 1781-1795, Letters of General Josiah Harmar and others, Vocabulary of the Delaware and Shawanese Languages. With 9 plates, 5 of which are folding. Bit of a musty odor from... Read more
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$50.00
Punchin' out with The Mill Hunk Herald. Fall 1984

Punchin' out with The Mill Hunk Herald. Fall 1984

Pittsburgh, PA: Piece of the Hunk, 1984. Magazine. 65p., staplebound magazine, pages toned; address label taped to rear cover. Single issue of the labor publication, this issue with an emphasis on oral histories.
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$20.00
Our Pennsylvania Heritage Workshop: A Workshop and Unit Guide in Pennsylvania History, Geography, and Government- National, State, and Local

Our Pennsylvania Heritage Workshop: A Workshop and Unit Guide in Pennsylvania History, Geography, and Government- National, State, and Local

by Altland, Millard; William A. Cornell

State College: Penns Valley Publishers, Inc, 1958. First printing. Very Good. Paperback, 98pp.
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$30.00
The Posthumous Papers of The Pickwick Club a new edition, with numerous illustrations, by Sam Weller, Jr. and Alfred Crowquill, esq

The Posthumous Papers of The Pickwick Club a new edition, with numerous illustrations, by Sam Weller, Jr. and Alfred Crowquill, esq

by Dickens, Charles

Philadelphia: Carey, Lea and Blanchard, 1838. xii, 388p., engraved plates as called for (inserted yellow stock) , two engraved title pages (versions by each artist) and printed title leaf with presswork credit verso; first American illustrated edition cased into modern half calf boards over homemade marbling. Textblock was printed on pulpy, soft paperstock and is splotched with foxing throughout, two original blanks (fore and aft) remain, these adhered to marbled endsheets. Complete text; but misbound... Read more
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$40.00
TWO HUNDRED FIFTY YEARS TULPEHOCKEN, 1723-1973 As Told in Articles Which  Appeared in the Historical Review of Berks County.

TWO HUNDRED FIFTY YEARS TULPEHOCKEN, 1723-1973 As Told in Articles Which Appeared in the Historical Review of Berks County.

by Graeff, Marie Knorr; edited by

Tulpehocken Settlement Historical Society. Very Good. 1973. Stapled wraps. Owner's name stamped lightly on title page. Couple of spots to the rear cover. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 67 pages .
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$23.00
Centenary Memorial of the Planting and Growth of Presbyterianism in Western Pennsylvania and Parts Adjacent, Containing the Historical Discourses Delivered at a Convention of the Synods of Pittsburgh, Erie, Cleveland, and Columbus, Held in Pittsburgh, December 7-9, 1875

Centenary Memorial of the Planting and Growth of Presbyterianism in Western Pennsylvania and Parts Adjacent, Containing the Historical Discourses Delivered at a Convention of the Synods of Pittsburgh, Erie, Cleveland, and Columbus, Held in Pittsburgh, December 7-9, 1875

by Williams, Aaron; David Junkin, James Brownson, et al

Pittsburgh: Benjamin Singerly, 1876. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 1876. First edition. Hardcover, 8vo. in dark green cloth, with gilt decoration and titles. 445pp. with frontis, illustrated with engravings. Very good. Wear to spine ends, foxing and scuffing to boards, edges. Internally bright and unmarked.
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$30.00
ENGRAVED PORTRAIT OF BESPECTACLED BENJAMIN FRANKLIN IN A FUR CAP. "BENJAMIN FRANKLIN. NE A BOSTON, DANS LA NOUVELLE ANGLETERRE LE 17 JANVIER 1706.

ENGRAVED PORTRAIT OF BESPECTACLED BENJAMIN FRANKLIN IN A FUR CAP. "BENJAMIN FRANKLIN. NE A BOSTON, DANS LA NOUVELLE ANGLETERRE LE 17 JANVIER 1706.

by [Franklin, Benjamin] Cochin, Charles Nicholas

[n.p., n.d.]. 5 3/8" x 7 3/8" printed area on 9" x 11 3/4" thick paper. Oval bust portrait of Franklin wearing his spectacles, a thick fur hat and coat, his body and head turned right with his eyes facing front. Portrait surrounded by oval frame with caption directly below, within a rectangular background. "C.N. Cochin filius delin. 1777" at bottom left and "Aug. de St. Aubin Sculp." at bottom right. This is a later strike on more modern paper; it does not contain the engraving found beneath earlier... Read more
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$125.00
REPORT OF EDWARD MILLER CIVIL ENGINEER ON THE IMPROVEMENT OF THE  SCHUYLKILL NAVIGATION, MAGE TO THE BOARD OF MANAGERS, MARCH 11, 1845

REPORT OF EDWARD MILLER CIVIL ENGINEER ON THE IMPROVEMENT OF THE SCHUYLKILL NAVIGATION, MAGE TO THE BOARD OF MANAGERS, MARCH 11, 1845

by Miller, Edward

Philadelphia: John C. Clark. Very Good. 1845. First Edition. Soft Cover. Clean green paper covers with black titles. Prior owners ink stamp. Interior of booklet is tight, clean & intact. ; Table Illus.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Unpaginated pages .
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$65.00
PGN: Philadelphia Gay News; vol. 10, #2, November 15-21, 1985

PGN: Philadelphia Gay News; vol. 10, #2, November 15-21, 1985

by Ward, Stanley, editor

Philadelphia: Masco Communications, 1985. Newspaper. 28p., folded tabloid newspaper, photos, columns, features, news, events, ads, very good on newsprint. Heavy early AIDS reportage with news from LA, SF & NYC on bar and bathhouse closure.
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$25.00
Historical Account of the Ehprata Cloister and the Seventh Day Baptist Society

Historical Account of the Ehprata Cloister and the Seventh Day Baptist Society

by Aurand, A. Monroe

Harrisburg: Aurand Press, 1940. Paperback. Very Good +. Ninth printing. 24 p.: illustrations; 22 cm. Stapled grey wrapper printed in black; front wrapper illustration. Back wrapper contains list of books and pamphlets by the author. Wrapper title. "Historical" is misspelled on title page as "Historial." Former owner's name at head of front wrapper: Tatman. In Very Good+ Condition: wrapper slightly sunned; otherwise, clean and tight.
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$10.00
Michaels on Etiquette: a journal on manners, morals, values, attitudes & other behaviors; vol. 4, #10, whole #29, Dec. 1987/Jan. 1988: Inappropriate Clothing

Michaels on Etiquette: a journal on manners, morals, values, attitudes & other behaviors; vol. 4, #10, whole #29, Dec. 1987/Jan. 1988: Inappropriate Clothing

by Michaels, Kevin & Carlos Estavez, editors

Philadelphia: MLP Ent, 1988. Newsletter. 14p. printed one side only on 8.5x11 inch sheets, lightly-worn, stamped Complimentary and stapled upper-left corner. Self-published newsletter of essays by Michaels, news items, events, services and resources. AIDS, lesbians, minority issues, STDs etc.
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$25.00
Dedication of the Benjamin Franklin Memorial, May 19-20-21, 1938, Philadelphia, PA

Dedication of the Benjamin Franklin Memorial, May 19-20-21, 1938, Philadelphia, PA

PA: Carroll Associates, 1938. Hardcover. Good. First edition. Good. Hardcover rubbed and chipped at spine ends and worn corners, cover and foredges soiled, scratches on back cover, gold "Franklin Medal" on front cover. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.
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$75.00
Program from a production of The Doctor Has a Daughter by George Batson by the Senior Class of East Greenville High School

Program from a production of The Doctor Has a Daughter by George Batson by the Senior Class of East Greenville High School

East Greenville, PA: East Greenville High School, 1949. Pamphlet. Very Good -. [4] p.; 13 cm. Pink paper printed in black. The cast consisted of joan Bieler, June Engle, Mary Ann Graber, Betty Stahl, Richard Ziegler, Norma Edge, Henry Stauffer, Nancy Kurtz, Wallace Stauffer, Esther Freed, David Greulich, and Paul Wronowski. In Very Good- Condition: creased; front is slightly soiled; solid.
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$36.00