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Image for PIONEER, MAY-JUNE 1972, VOL. 13, NO. 3 - 100 YEARS OF U.S. BORAX, CHAPTER III. OUT OF DEATH VALLEY-AND BACK

PIONEER, MAY-JUNE 1972, VOL. 13, NO. 3 - 100 YEARS OF U.S. BORAX, CHAPTER III. OUT OF DEATH VALLEY-AND BACK

By: U.S. Borax

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, U.S. Borax: 1972

Seller ID: MG1308

Condition: Good +


34p. Subscription label on back cover, spine and cover creased with edges lightly worn. B&w photographs. Published for employees of United States Borax & Chemical Corporation and U.S. Borax Research Corporation. 4to – over 9¾" – 12" tall. View more info

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PIONEER, SEPTEMBER-OCTOBER 1972, VOL. 13, NO. 5 - 100 YEARS OF U.S. BORAX, CHAPTER V. WITHIN OUR MEMORY

By: U.S. Borax

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, U.S. Borax: 1972

Seller ID: MG1309

Condition: Good +


70p. Subscription label on back cover, spine and cover creased with edges lightly worn and scrapes on front cover. This issue contains four chapters of the centennial history of U.S. Borax that had been published in previous issues and the fifth chapter that only appears in this issue. B&w photographs. Published for employees of United States Borax & Chemical Corporation and U.S. Borax Research Corporation. 4to – over 9¾" – 12" tall. View more info

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ANNUAL REPORT OF THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, CITY OF LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, FOR THE FISCAL YEAR ENDED JUNE 30, 1945

By: Uhl, George M. & Hamlet C. Pulley; Los Angeles Board of Health Commissioners

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, [Bureau of Printing]: 1945

Seller ID: P7167

Condition: Good +


[161p.] Holes on a few of the first pages and stains on some internal pages, page fore edges chipped, cloth tape on spine sunned.. Information and statistics on the city's public health and sanitation, including historical data and reports on the various divisions and sectors of the city's Department of Health. Text on recto of leaves. Stab stapled text block with cloth tape spine. (10-3/4"x8-1/2") View more info

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ANNUAL REPORT OF THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, CITY OF LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, FOR THE FISCAL YEAR ENDED JUNE 30, 1946

By: Uhl, George M. & Hamlet C. Pulley; Los Angeles Board of Health Commissioners

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, [Bureau of Printing]: 1946

Seller ID: P7168

Condition: Good +


[144p.] Holes on a few of the last pages and brown spots on page fore edges, page edges chipped, cloth tape on spine torn and sunned. Information and statistics on the city's public health and sanitation, including historical data and reports on the various divisions and sectors of the city's Department of Health. Text on recto of leaves. Stab stapled text block with cloth tape spine. (10-3/4"x8-1/2") View more info

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ANNUAL REPORT OF THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, CITY OF LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, FOR THE FISCAL YEAR ENDED JUNE 30, 1947

By: Uhl, George M. & Hamlet C. Pulley; Los Angeles Board of Health Commissioners

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, [Bureau of Printing]: 1947

Seller ID: P7169

Condition: Good +


[182p.] Brown spots on page fore edges, page edges chipped, cloth tape on spine torn and sunned. Information and statistics on the city's public health and sanitation, including historical data and reports on the various divisions and sectors of the city's Department of Health. Text on recto of leaves. Stab stapled text block with cloth tape spine. (10-3/4"x8-1/2") View more info

CALIFORNIA

By: Union Pacific System

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Omaha, Nebraska, Union Pacific System: 1924

Seller ID: P7088

Condition: Good


48p. Paper glued to front fore edge, centerfold loose, wraps lightly creased. Promotional book for train travel around California and to Nevada and Utah highlighting its history, cities, and natural features, such as Yosemite, Bryce, and the Grand Canyon. B&w photographs, color maps, and color-tinted photographs. (10"x6-7/8") View more info

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BROWN HILLS

By: Van der Veer, Judy

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green & Co.: 1938

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H9662

Condition: Very Good


273p. Signed by author on title page. Cover corners bumped and brown spot on spine, former owner's name on front endpaper. Semi-autobiographical novel about realities of life on a southern California ranch located in the back country near San Diego. B&w illustrations. (7-3/4"x4-3/4") View more info

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THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO SAN PEDRO

By: Van Doren, Mark; Edited by

Price: $19.00

Publisher: San Pedro, California, Self-published: 1988

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: G2124

Condition: Very good


61p. Signed by editor inside front wrap. Self written on front wrap, wraps creased and corners lightly worn. A short history and guidebook for visitors and residents to San Pedro, California in the 1980s. Includes suggested reading list. Booklet. B&w illustrations. (8-1/2"x5-1/2") View more info

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SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA QUARTERLY, SUMMER/FALL 1989, VOL. LXXI, NO. 2-3 (A HISTORY OF PHILANTHROPY IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA)

By: Various

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Spokane, Washington, Arthur C. Clark Co.: 1989

Seller ID: P4304

Condition: Very Good


Approx. 160p. Cover rubbed with edges lightly worn. Reprinted by the California Community Foundation in commemoration of its 75th anniversary. B&w photographs. (9"x6") View more info

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA QUARTERLY, WINTER 2009-2010, VOL. 91, NO. 4

By: Various

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Historical Society of Southern California: 2009

Seller ID: MG1466

Condition: Very good


447p.-475p. Includes articles on: bungalow courts in early 20th century Los Angeles, Pasadena's civic center, architecture of houses in early 20th century California, and annual contents and index to volume 90. B&w photographs. (10"x7") View more info

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA QUARTERLY, WINTER 2010-2011, VOL. 92, NO. 4

By: Various

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Historical Society of Southern California: 2010

Seller ID: MG1468

Condition: Very good


441p.-479p. Includes articles on: Chief Palma of the Quechan, low-cost bungalow tracts in Los Angeles and the Los Angeles Investment Company during the turn of the 20th century, Round Valley Indian families and the Sherman Indian Institute in the first half of the 20th century, and annual contents and index to volume 92. B&w photographs. (10"x7") View more info

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA QUARTERLY, WINTER 2011-2012, VOL. 93, NO. 4

By: Various

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Historical Society of Southern California: 2011

Seller ID: MG1472

Condition: Very good


517p.-563p. Top back cover corner creased. Includes articles on: Roman Catholic religious order Daughters of Charity Orphans' Fairs in Los Angeles during the last half of the 19th century, the Redlands Plan to suppress anti-Chinese agitation in the 19th century, first African American Los Angeles County Sheriff deputy Julius Boyd Loving, and annual contents and index to volume 93. B&w photographs. (10"x7") View more info

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA QUARTERLY, SPRING 2011, VOL. 93, NO. 1

By: Various

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Historical Society of Southern California: 2011

Seller ID: MG1469

Condition: Very good


1p.-134p. Cover corners worn and lightly creased. Includes articles on: 1833 malaria contracted by Native Americans in the California Central Valley, the history of the creation of The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft, and the diary of Nora Kreps, teacher of adult Americanization in the Imperial Valley during the 1920s. B&w photographs. (10"x7") View more info

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA QUARTERLY, SUMMER 2011, VOL. 93, NO. 2

By: Various

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Historical Society of Southern California: 2011

Seller ID: MG1470

Condition: Very good


139p.-260p. Cover corners lightly worn. Includes articles on: Native American women represented at historic mission sites of San Luis Rey, San Juan Capistrano, and La Purisima Concepcion; steamboats on the lower Colorado river; and how Bronzeville and Little Tokyo communities coexisted in post-World War II Los Angeles. B&w photographs. (10"x7") View more info

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA QUARTERLY, FALL 2011, VOL. 93, NO. 3

By: Various

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Historical Society of Southern California: 2011

Seller ID: MG1471

Condition: Very good


263p.-367p. Cover corners lightly worn. Includes articles on: a reprint of two party invitations reflecting the people, events, and society in Southern California in the early 20th century; RKO Studio in 1932-1933, and a tribute to David Weber, scholar on the Spanish Borderlands in the United States Southwest. B&w photographs. (10"x7") View more info

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA QUARTERLY, SPRING 2008, VOL. 90, NO. 1

By: Various

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Historical Society of Southern California: 2008

Seller ID: MG1473

Condition: Very good


1p.-106p. Cover corners lightly worn. Includes articles on: the Civil War in the United States West; Mission Inn in Riverside; and radicalism at the University of California, Irvine in the 1960s. B&w photographs. (10"x7") View more info

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LOS ANGELES TIMES ANNUAL MIDWINTER NUMBER, JANUARY 2, 1953, PART 5

By: Various

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Los Angeles Times: 1953

Seller ID: MG1477

Condition: Good


144p. Back cover edges and spine scraped and torn. Includes brief, photo filled articles on the industries of entertainment (motion pictures, television, music, art, and theater), manufacturing, aviation, insurance, real estate development as well as the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach with an added feature on trailer coaches with plenty of accompanying advertisements. Reflects Southern California life in 1953. B&w illustrations and photographs. (14"x10-3/8") View more info

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LOS ANGELES TIMES ANNUAL MIDWINTER NUMBER, JANUARY 2, 1952, PART 5

By: Various

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Los Angeles Times: 1952

Seller ID: MG1474

Condition: Good


144p. Wrap edges and spine scraped and chipped. Includes brief, photo filled articles on the industries of entertainment, manufacturing, aviation, and real estate development as well as the Port of Los Angeles and agriculture with plenty of accompanying advertisements. Reflects Southern California life in 1952. B&w illustrations and photographs. (14"x10-1/2") View more info

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LOS ANGELES TIMES ANNUAL MIDWINTER EDITION, JANUARY 3, 1955, PART 5

By: Various

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Los Angeles Times: 1955

Seller ID: MG1478

Condition: Good


160p. Wrap edges and spine scraped and torn. A look at how the 10 years since the end of World War II has changed Southern California. Includes brief, photo filled articles on mid-century home design, population, recreation, real estate development and building, the freeway system, tourism, manufacturing, agriculture, aviation, and motion picture and television production as well as the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach with plenty of accompanying advertisements. Refle... View more info

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LOS ANGELES TIMES ANNUAL MIDWINTER, JANUARY 3, 1961, PART 5

By: Various

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Los Angeles Times: 1961

Seller ID: MG1475

Condition: Good


111p. Wrap edges scraped. Includes brief, photo filled articles on the industries of entertainment (motion pictures and television), manufacturing, aviation, real estate development, wine making, oil, and electronics with plenty of accompanying advertisements. Reflects Southern California life in 1961. B&w illustrations and photographs. (12-1/4"x10-1/2") View more info