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SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA QUARTERLY, WINTER 1992, VOL. LXXIV, NO. 4

By: Historical Society of Southern California

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Spokane, Arthur H. Clark Co.: 1992

Seller ID: MG1362

Condition: Very Good


[105p.] Cover edges scraped. Includes articles on: the Mormon Battalion; El Cajon, California raisin industry; and March Field in Riverside County. Includes bibliographical notes and index to issues in vol. LXXIV. B&w illustrations and photographs. (9"x6") View more info

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA QUARTERLY, SPRING 1993, VOL. LXXV, NO. 1

By: Historical Society of Southern California

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Spokane, Arthur H. Clark Co.: 1993

Seller ID: MG1363

Condition: Very Good


100p. Cover edges scraped. Includes articles on: Russian warship Apollo's visit to California, 1822-1823; Ithaca and California Mining Company's 1849 settlement at Agua Fria Valley, California; Santa Catalina Island's Civil War military post; the photo archive of the Historical Society of Southern California; and Junipero Serra and Thomas Starr King statuary monuments in Washington, DC. Includes bibliographical notes. B&w illustrations and photographs. (9"x6") View more info

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA QUARTERLY, SUMMER 1993, VOL. LXXV, NO. 2

By: Historical Society of Southern California

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Spokane, Arthur H. Clark Co.: 1993

Seller ID: MG1364

Condition: Good +


[98p.] Cover lightly soiled and edges scraped. Includes articles on: Abel Stearns, Hotel del Coronado, and Gilmor Brown and the Pasadena Playhouse. Includes bibliographical notes. B&w photographs. (9"x6") View more info

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA QUARTERLY, SUMMER 1994, VOL. LXXVI, NO. 2

By: Historical Society of Southern California

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Spokane, Arthur H. Clark Co.: 1994

Seller ID: MG1366

Condition: Good +


[104p.] Cover lightly soiled and edges slightly creased. Includes articles on: Joseph S. O'Flaherty, Thomas ap Catesby Jones, Southern California railroad strike of 1894, California dairies through 1910, and the Superior Court in San Luis Obispo County, 1880-1910. Includes bibliographical notes. B&w photographs. (9"x6") View more info

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA QUARTERLY, FALL 1995, VOL. LXXVII, NO. 3

By: Historical Society of Southern California

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Spokane, Arthur H. Clark Co.: 1995

Seller ID: MG1368

Condition: Good +


[94p.] Cover lightly soiled and front slightly creased with stain on bottom front corner. Includes articles on: 1856 Los Angeles, California riot, Los Angeles Four-Minute Men, and blacklisting of the Conference of Studio Unions in Hollywood, 1941-1947. Includes bibliographical notes. (9"x6") View more info

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA QUARTERLY, WINTER 1995, VOL. LXXVII, NO. 4

By: Historical Society of Southern California

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Spokane, Arthur H. Clark Co.: 1995

Seller ID: MG1369

Condition: Good +


[94p.] Cover lightly soiled and front slightly creased, brown spots on page edges. Includes articles on: St. Bernardine's Parish of San Bernardino, California; Pilsbury "Chips" Hodgkins, Wells Fargo Southern California messenger; General Winfield S. Hancock; 1910 Los Angeles Airshow; and progressive reform in Los Angeles. Includes bibliographical notes and index to issues in vol. LXXVII. B&w illustrations and photographs. (9"x6") View more info

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA QUARTERLY, FALL 1996, VOL. LXXVIII, NO. 3

By: Historical Society of Southern California

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Spokane, Arthur H. Clark Co.: 1996

Seller ID: MG1372

Condition: Very Good


[73p.] Cover lightly creased. Includes articles on: Edward Hanna, 1907-1915; Babe Didrikson and Lillian Copeland at the women's discus during the 1932 Olympic Games in Los Angeles; protection of the California coastline, 1969-1982. Includes bibliographical notes. B&w photographs. (9"x6") View more info

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA QUARTERLY, SPRING 1997, VOL. LXXIX, NO. 1

By: Historical Society of Southern California

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Spokane, Arthur H. Clark Co.: 1997

Seller ID: MG1374

Condition: Very Good


138p. Top front corner of cover has white spots. Includes articles on: Winfield Hancock; John Wesley Powell and the Colorado Plateau; Pearl Chase and progressive politics and female activism in Santa Barbara, California, 1911-1918; and Upton Sinclair's 1934 California gubernatorial campaign. Includes bibliographical notes. B&w photographs. (9"x6") View more info

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SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA QUARTERLY, MARCH 1971, VOL. LIII, NO. 1

By: Historical Society of Southern California

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Historical Society of Southern California: 1971

Seller ID: MG1398

Condition: Good +


Approx. 107p. Withdrawn from historical society with minimal property markings, some pages dog eared, cover corners worn, spots on back cover. Includes articles on: nineteenth-century futurists; Collis P. Huntington and Peter Studebaker; Arizona date growing industry; and Dr. Fifield and Los Angeles' First Congregational Church against the ecumenical movement. 1 leaf of b&w photo plates. (9-1/4"x6") View more info

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA QUARTERLY, DECEMBER 1971, VOL. LIII, NO. 4

By: Historical Society of Southern California

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Historical Society of Southern California: 1971

Seller ID: MG1399

Condition: Good +


Approx. 107p. Withdrawn from historical society with minimal property markings, some pages dog eared, cover corners worn. Includes articles on: British immigrants in southern California, 1850-1870; Walter Lindley and founding of California Hospital; El Monte; historical research in the Los Angeles Federal Records Center; and index to Volume LIII. 5 leaves of b&w photo plates. (9-1/4"x6") View more info

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HISTORIC SPOTS IN CALIFORNIA, 3 VOLUMES IN ONE

By: Hoover, Mildred Brooke; Hero Eugene Rensch & Ethel Grace Rensch Revised by Ruth Teiser with an Introduction by Robert Glass Cleland

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Stanford, California, Stanford University Press: 1948

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: H11710

Condition: Very good


xiv, 411p. Endpapers toned, top page edges stained, rubbed jacket has chips to edges and tear on sunned spine. Includes bibliographical sources. B&w illustrations. (10"x7-1/4") View more info

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HANDBOOK OF GENERAL INFORMATION OF THE HOUSING AUTHORITY OF THE CITY OF LOS ANGELES, DECEMBER 1953

By: Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles: 1953

Seller ID: P5841

Condition: Very Good


44 leaves. Cover edges lightly worn and thumb creased with former owner's name on front. Fold out map of Low Rent Public Housing in the City of Los Angeles and site maps of each housing project. Includes demographic information on Los Angeles public housing projects including Ramona Gardens, Pueblo del Rio, Aliso Village, Estrada, Avalon Gardens, William (Wm.) Nickerson, Jr. Gardens. Aliso Apartments, Jordan Downs, Imperial Courts, Mar Vista Gardens, Normont Terrace, Cha... View more info

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SAILS TO RAILS: A POCKET ACCOUNT OF THE EARLY DAYS OF THE SAN PEDRO BAY AREA (BEFORE 1900)

By: Houston, John M.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: San Pedro, California, Self-published: 1976

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: P6853

Condition: Very good


65p. Signed by author on inside front wrap. Wraps and first and last few pages toned and back lightly soiled. An overview of the development of the harbor communities of Wilmington and San Pedro, California, from the discovery by Cabrillo to the beginning of the 20th century. Includes a list of sources. (8-3/8"x5-1/2") View more info

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OJAI (POSTCARD HISTORY SERIES)

By: Hoye, Richard; Tom Moore, Craig Walker & Ojai Valley Museum

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Charleston, South Carolina, Arcadia Publishing: 2010

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: P6860

ISBN: 0738581089

Condition: Very good


127p. Signed by Walker on half title page. B&w photographs. (9-1/4"x6-1/2") View more info

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A WINTER DAY IN YOSEMITE: AN ACCOUNT OF A WALK IN A YOSEMITE FOREST WITH DR. CARL SHARSMITH

By: Huntington, Ardeth

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Yosemite National Park, Yosemite Natural History Association: 1981

Seller ID: P5898

Condition: Good +


39p. Sticker shadow and brown spot on front cover with cover corners slightly worn. Oblong. B&w illustrations and photographs. (6"x9") View more info

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FOREST GIANTS: THE STORY OF THE CALIFORNIA REDWOODS

By: Huntington, Harriet E.

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Doubleday & Co.: 1962

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H11455

Condition: Very good


57p. Signed by author on half title page. Jacket has small tears and chips to edges. B&w illustrations and photographs. (10-1/2"x7-1/2") View more info

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BUENA VISTA: A PICTORIAL VIEW OF KERN COUNTY

By: Iger, Gregory; Photographs By & Selections By Ardis Walker

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Bakersfield, Calif., Photographic Art Publications: 1976

Edition: First

Seller ID: H7975

Condition: Very Good


148p. Cover corners worn and top front cover scraped near spine. Oblong. Color photographs. (8-3/8"x8-1/2") View more info

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IMPERIAL COUNTY, CALIFORNIA: AMERICA'S WINTER GARDEN

By: Imperial County Board of Trade, Imperial County Board of Supervisors

Price: $75.00

Publisher: El Centro, California, Imperial County Board of Trade, Imperial County Board of Supervisors: [193?]

Seller ID: P6684

Condition: Very good


Unpaginated (approx. 24p.) Wrap and page edges chipped and wraps rubbed, staples oxidized. Promotional booklet for trade and tourism accentuating the riches derived from the completion of the Hoover Dam and the water diverted to the Valley from the Colorado River via the All-American Canal. Orange decorations, b&w photographs, and color map. (9"x8") View more info

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SMOGTOWN: THE LUNG-BURNING HISTORY OF POLLUTION IN LOS ANGELES

By: Jacobs, Chip & William J. Kelly

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Woodstock, Overlook Press: 2008

Edition: First

Seller ID: G2128

ISBN: 1585678600

Condition: Very good


384p. Includes bibliographical notes. B&w photographs. (8-3/8"x5-3/4") View more info

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NO FURTHER WEST: CALIFORNIA VISITED

By: Jacobson, Dan

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1961

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11132

Condition: Very good


127p. Pages toned, clipped jacket has chips and creased tears to edges. Jacobson, a teaching grant recipient from the Stanford University's creative writing program, shares his observations on life in 1950s northern California. A neglected examination of suburban life in America. Jacket design by Biro. (8-1/2"x5-3/4") View more info