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141 (Roosevelt, Franklin Delano). Burns, James MacGregor ROOSEVELT: The Soldier of Freedom
NY: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc., (1970). (1970). Very good 
NY: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc., (1970).. (1970).. Very good. - Octavo, red cloth titled in dark red, in dw. The covers are very lightly bumped. The dw is rubbed & chipped. xiv & 722 pp. Illustrated in B&W. Very good in a good dw.

This concluding volume of the first complete biography of FDR covers the period from 1940 to his death in 1945. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 10.00 USD

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142 (Roosevelt, Franklin Delano). Dows, Olin FRANKLIN ROOSEVELT AT HYDE PARK. DRAWINGS BY OLIN DOWS. SIXTEEN DIFFERENT POSTCARDS
circa [1949]. [1949]. Fine 
circa [1949].. [1949].. Fine. - sc A set of 16 black & white postcards, each measuring 3-1/2 inches high by 5-1/2 inches wide with a different image by Olin Dows reproduced from his book of the same name. This is a fine, uncut set printed on 2 accordion fold-outs, each with 4 panels of 2 cards. Perforated lines permit the easy separation of the cards. Each card is titled on the verso with a caption quoted from Dows' book. A fine set in its original pictorial envelope, titled and illustrated in green.

SCARCE. 
Price: 25.00 USD

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A DEEPLY MOVING ORIGINAL PHOTOGRAPH OF PRESIDENT FRANKLIN  ROOSEVELT'S FUNERAL COFFIN BEING ESCORTED BY AN HONOR GUARD INTO THE WHITE HOUSE., (Roosevelt, Franklin Delano). McAvoy, D. (1905-1966). Photojournalist.
143 (Roosevelt, Franklin Delano). McAvoy, D. (1905-1966). Photojournalist. A DEEPLY MOVING ORIGINAL PHOTOGRAPH OF PRESIDENT FRANKLIN ROOSEVELT'S FUNERAL COFFIN BEING ESCORTED BY AN HONOR GUARD INTO THE WHITE HOUSE.
Washington, D.C., April 14, 1945. 1945. Very good 
- sc A 14-1/4 inch high by 11-1/8 inch wide gelatin silver print depicting the famous image of President Roosevelt's flag-draped coffin being carried and escorted into the White House by an honor guard, as the horse-drawn funeral carriage draws away. Two marines bearing flags stand at the lower left of the image under the leafy branches of the tree which frames the left side of the photograph. The tree's branches reach out towards the columns of the White House's entrance which frame the right side of the image, balancing the somber scene. There are some very light creases to the lower and upper left margin and the upper right margin. The photographer's credit "Life Photo by Thomas McAvoy" is stamped in blue on the verso together with the date "Apr 15 1945", and Life's copyright information boldly stamped in purple. A powerful photograph.

The photojournalist, Thomas D. McAvoy (1905-1966) was one of the first photographers to use a Leica for news coverage. He is well known for chronicling the Presidency of Franklin D. Roosevelt. Together with Margaret Bourke-White, Peter Stackpole and Alfred Eisenstaedt, he was one of the first photographers to work for Life Magazine. 
Price: 350.00 USD

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144 (Roosevelt, Franklin Delano). Shoumatoff, Elizabeth COLOR COLLOTYPE PRINT OF THE SITTING PRESIDENT FRANKLIN DELANO ROOSEVELT AFTER THE PAINTING BY ELIZABETH SHOUMATOFF
(1943). (1943). Very good 
(1943).. (1943).. Very good. - sc A superb 10-1/2 inch high by 8-1/4 inch wide color portrait of FDR on 15-1/2 inch high by 12 inch wide heavy stock. The print, a color collotype by A. Jaffe" is entitled "Franklin D. Roosevelt / painted by Elizabeth Shoumatoff in April 1943". The superb image depicts a dignified white haired FDR from the chest up, attired in suit & tie over white shirt with a dark cape draped over his shoulders. There is some light foxing and discoloration to the ample borders and tape remnants on the verso. Very good.

A rare portrait of the President.

Elizabeth Shoumatoff was the painter of "the unfinished portrait of Franklin D. Roosevelt". A friend of Lucy Rutherford's, Elizabeth Shoumatoff, had been commissioned to paint a portrait of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Sketching the president as he chatted and read papers, Shoumatoff initially painted a small portrait of the President. It was agreed that the President would sit for her again at a later time and that she would then paint a much larger portrait. She was invited back to Warm Springs Georgia and arrived on April 9th, 1945, to spend the weekend and paint the larger portrait. At noon on April 12th, 1945, as she sketched and painted, the President reached for his head compaining of a terrible headache, collapsed and lost consciousness. FDR was pronounced dead at 3:35 p.m. 
Price: 175.00 USD

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145 (Roosevelt, Franklin). Ludwig, Emil. ROOSEVELT: A Study in Fortune and Power. Translated from the German by Maurice Samuel.
New York: The Viking Press, 1938. 1938. Very good 
New York: The Viking Press, 1938.. 1938.. Very good. - Octavo, gray cloth titled in gilt within gilt-framed blue rectangles on the front cover & spine, in a dust wrapper. The dust jacket is chipped & lightly rubbed & soiled. There is a piece out the tail of the jacket spine & there are tears to the head & tail & the panel, which have been repaired with brown tape internally. xii, [iv] & 350 pages The page edges are slightly darkened. 9 black-and-white plates, including a portrait frontispiece. Very good in a good dust wrapper.

First American edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
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146 (Roosevelt, Theodore). Hagedorn, Hermann THEODORE ROOSEVELT: A Biographical Sketch
New York: Privately Printed, Roosevelt Memorial Exhibition Committee, Columbia University, 1919. 1919. Good Signed
New York: Privately Printed, Roosevelt Memorial Exhibition Committee, Columbia University, 1919.. 1919.. Good. FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR HERMANN HAGEDORN - Octavo, buff creamy white boards titled and decorated in black on the front cover. The covers are soiled and darkened along the edges and spine. The head and tail of the spine are chipped and there is wear to the corners. 44 & [2] pages, illustrated with 5 full-page illustrations. The binding is very slightly shaken. There is a tiny chip to the top edge of the front blank. The pages are toned with a couple of small minor stains and faint creases to the corners of the last pages. Good.

First edition. Signed in black ink by the author Hermann Hagedorn on the title page.

Printed by the Marchbanks Press. First Edition. 
Price: 50.00 USD

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147 (Rosenbach Company) THE HISTORY OF AMERICA IN DOCUMENTS: Original Autograph Letters, Manuscripts and Source Materials. Part I: The Period of Discovery to the Battle of Yorktown. (Catalogue)
Philadelphia, PA: The Rosenbach Company, 1949. 1949. Very good 
Philadelphia, PA: The Rosenbach Company, 1949.. 1949.. Very good. - Large octavo, printed wraps. Heavily stained and chipped. 135 pp. Contents are very good.

462 extraordinary items are fully described and priced. 
Price: 15.00 USD

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148 (Schuyler, Major General Philip; Howe, Major General Robert; Rainsford, Charles REVOLUTIONARY PAPERS vol. ii. (In Collections of The New-York State Historical Society for the Year 1879)
New York: Printed for the New-York Historical Society, 1880. 1880. Good 
New York: Printed for the New-York Historical Society, 1880.. 1880.. Good. - Octavo, green cloth titled in gilt with decorations in gilt on the spine. The binding is lightly bumped & rubbed with some small dents to the front cover. There is dampstaining to the front edge of the front cover with chipping to the cloth at the top & bottom corners. A small section of the front edge of the rear cover is also dampstained. The head & tail of the spine are chipped. [ii], [5] leaves & 558 pages, mostly unopened. The page edges are darkened. There is light foxing to the front endpaper, flyleaf & rear blank. 1 page of the preliminaries is chipped with a tear & small pieces out. The bottom corner of page 97 is miscut & creased. Good.

New York Historical Society Publication Fund XII.

Three works are published in this volume: The Trial of Major General Schuyler, October, 1778; The Trial of Major General Howe, December 1781; and Commissioner Rainsford's Journal of Transactions, Etc. 1776-1778. Both the trials are court martial proceedings. 
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THE REPORT OF A COMMITTEE APPOINTED TO EXPLORE THE WESTERN WATERS IN THE STATE OF NEW-YORK FOR THE PURPOSE OF PROSECUTING THE INLAND LOCK NAVIGATION., (Schuyler, Philip; Watson, Elkanah; and Banyar, Goldsbrow).
149 (Schuyler, Philip; Watson, Elkanah; and Banyar, Goldsbrow). THE REPORT OF A COMMITTEE APPOINTED TO EXPLORE THE WESTERN WATERS IN THE STATE OF NEW-YORK FOR THE PURPOSE OF PROSECUTING THE INLAND LOCK NAVIGATION.
Albany: Weed, Parsons & Co., [1850]. [1850]. 
- Quarto, 11-1/2 inches high by 9 inches wide. Softcover, bound in plain white wrappers with the title penned in black on the front cover. The covers are soiled and creased along the edges with some chipping to the front edges and a tiny hole to the front cover. 12 pages consisting of the title and pages [661] through 670. The top and front edges of the pages are darkened and there is dampstaining along the inner edges of the pages.

Extracted from "The Documentary History of the State of New York: Arranged Under Direction of the Hon. Christopher Morgan, Secretary of State" Volume 3, Number 19.

This report of the committee to explore Western Waters was originally printed in Albany by Barber and Southwick in 1792. 
Price: 75.00 USD

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150 (Smith, Henry T.). MANUAL OF WESTCHESTER COUNTY. PAST AND PRESENT. CIVIL LIST TO DATE. 1898. RARE FIRST EDITION.
White Plains, NY: Henry T. Smith, 1898. 1898. Good 
- Octavo, orange tan boards titled in gilt on the spine with a device in gilt on the front cover. The covers are quite rubbed and soiled. 300 pages, with 83 full-page illustrations and 11 engraved plates, mostly portraits. The binding is cracked at page 130. Else, good.

First edition. Rare.

This is the first volume of an eventual three. Volumes 2 and 3 were laterpublished in 1912 and 1913. First Edition. 
Price: 75.00 USD

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151 (Smith, Hermon Dunlap). Karrow, Robert W., Jr.; Buisseret, David GARDENS OF DELIGHT: Maps and Travel Accounts of Illinois and the Great Lakes from the Collection of Hermon Dunlap Smtih. An Exhibition at the Newberry Library / 29 October 1984 -- 31 January 1985. Catalog prepared by Robert W. Karrow, Jr. and David Buisseret with a Foreword by Lawrence W. Towner. (Catalog)
Chicago: The Newberry Library, 1984. 1984. Very good 
Chicago: The Newberry Library, 1984.. 1984.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial wraps. There are some small, minor stains to the rear wrap & its top corner is lightly bumped. The head of the spine is slightly chipped. 39 & [1] pages. Illustrated with facsimiles in black, white & gray. Very good. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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152 (Stevens, Henry) RARE AMERICANA: A Catalogue of Historical and Geographical Books, Pamphlets & Manuscripts Relating to America with Numerous Annotations Bibliographical and Descriptive. (Catalogue)
London: Henry Stevens, Son and Stiles, [c. 1926]. [c. 1926]. Very good 
London: Henry Stevens, Son and Stiles, [c. 1926].. [c. 1926].. Very good. - Octavo, original printed wraps. Soiled with some minor creasing. 578 pp. plus ads. 1 folding plate & B&W illustrations. Very good, especially for this very fragile catalogue.

2,156 items rare items, fully catalogued, described and indexed. One of the great rare book catalogues in the field of Americana. 
Price: 85.00 USD

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153 (Stevens, Henry). BIBLIOTECA AMERICANA: A CATALOGUE OF BOOKS RELATING TO THE HISTORY AND LITERATURE OF AMERICA. Sold by Messrs. Puttick and Simpson, Auctioneers of Literary Property.
London: Puttick and Simpson, 1861. 1861. Fair 
- Octavo, rebound in green library cloth titled in gilt. The covers are warped & the cloth is heavily dampstained. 273 pp. The endpapers are dampstained. The contents are very good. 2,415 items are catalogued. "The Books described in this Catalogue were collected, several years since, by Mr. Henry Stevens, as material to be used in the completion of his yet unfinished Work upon American Bibliography." 
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154 (Stoddard, Thomas) 1881 PHOTOGRAPH OF THE [THOMAS] STODDARD HOUSE ON PRINCE STREET, WHERE PITCAIRN DIED
1881. 1881. Very good 
1881.. 1881.. Very good. - sc Small octavo. Sepia-toned photograph, approximately 5-1/4 inches high by 4 inches wide, inlaid within a larger sheet of cream stock, 10-5/8 inches high by 7-1/4 inches wide. The edges of the larger sheet are slightly darkened. Near fine.

In the bottom left corner of the photograph, a Bostonian Society caption notes that the date of the photo is 1881 and that it depicts the Stoddard House on Prince Street, where Pitcairn died. The printed signature "H. P. Curtis" appears below the caption. 
Price: 35.00 USD

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155 (Strickler, J.D.) THE BEAUTIFUL CAVERNS OF LURAY. Luray, Virginia. In The Shenandoah Valley. Miles of Subterranean Splendor. Brilliantly Lighted by Electricity. See America First
Luray, Virginia: Luray Caverns Corporation, circa [1925]. [1925]. Good 
Luray, Virginia: Luray Caverns Corporation, circa [1925].. [1925].. Good. - Oblong octavo, 5-1/4 inches high by 8 inches wide. Softcover, bound in printed light green wraps with a cover illustration of the caverns. The covers are soiled, stained and slightly creased with a few small chips to the top edge. 20 pages, with 7 full-page illustrations of the caverns and music centerfold with the lyrics and music to "Old Virginia". The pages are lightly soiled with some minor chips to the top edges. Good.

Includes advertisements for accomodations and "The Shenandoah Valley Route" of the Norfolk & Western Railway, and an "Automobile Tour" via "The Valley Turnpike". 
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156 (Sullivan, Mary Mildred) IN MEMORIAM / MARY MILDRED SULLIVAN / 1836-1933
New York, NY: Privately printed for The Mary Mildred Sullivan Chapter, United Daughters of the Confedeeracy, (1933). (1933). Very good 
New York, NY: Privately printed for The Mary Mildred Sullivan Chapter, United Daughters of the Confedeeracy, (1933).. (1933).. Very good. - Octavo, soft covers bound in printed gray wraps. The spine & extremities are darkened. There is some light staining to the wraps & the edges are chipped with small pieces out. The bottom 2 inches of the rear wrap are detached. Title, [1] leaf & 57 pages. Illustrated with a black-and-white portrait frontispiece. The front edge of the verso of the frontispiece is lightly stained & there is a small, light stain to the rear blank, else the contents are very good.

The contents include addresses and tributes and a poem by Sullivan's son, George Hammond Sullivan.

Laid in are two four-page greeting cards from George Hammond Sullivan, one for Christmas 1949, which includes a message and poem, and the other for Thanksgiving Day 1950 with a prose message. 
Price: 45.00 USD

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157 (Taylor, General Zachary). Bell, Luther V EULOGY OF GEN. ZACHARY TAYLOR, LATE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES, Delivered at the Request of the Authorities and Citizens, Conjointly, of the City of Cambridge, August 13, 1850. By Luther V. Bell
Cambridge, MA: Printed at the Chronicle Office, 1850. 1850. Good 
Cambridge, MA: Printed at the Chronicle Office, 1850.. 1850.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed tan wraps. The wraps are darkened & soiled with their corners creased & their upper halves detached. There is a crease to the upper half of the rear wrap. The spine is heavily chipped with large pieces out. 43 pages. The top page corners are creased, else the contents are bright & clean. Good.

First edition. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD

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158 (The National Woman's Relief Corps). THE NATIONAL WOMAN'S RELIEF CORPS RED BOOK Containing the Constitution and Rules and Regulations of the National Woman's Relief Corps Auxiliary to the Grand Army of the Republic and Decisions and Notes Thereon.
Washington, D.C.: The National Tribune Company, 1923. 1923. Good 
- Octavo, red cloth titled in gilt with golden yellow rules decorating the front cover. The covers are rubbed and bumped with some fading and dampstaining. 181 pages. An early owner's name and the date are penned at the top of the title page. Good.

Revised edition of the rules and regulations originally "Adopted by [the] Twenty-third National Convention Denver, Colorado, 1905".

Recognized in 1883, The National Woman's Relief Corps was a secret organization formed by women who were loyal to the North during the Civil War. 
Price: 20.00 USD

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159 (United Nations). Lodge, Ambassador Henry Cabot; Humphrey, Senator Hubert H.; and Knowland, Senator William F A VINTAGE 1956 NEWS PHOTOGRAPH OF SENATORS HUMPHREY AND KNOWLAND WITH AMBASSADOR LODGE AT THE OPENING OF THE 11TH ANNUAL UNITED NATIONS ASSEMBLY
1956. 1956. Very good 
1956.. 1956.. Very good. - sc This is an 7-1/4 inch high by 8-3/4 inch wide black & white news copy photograph with the text of press release photographed onto the bottom of the image. Such photos were copied by the newspaper from the original which were distributed by the International News Photos. The press release serving as caption for the photograph reads as follows: "N.Y. 386 INP SOUNDPHOTO...UNITED NATIONS, N.Y...11/12/56...Senator Hubert H. Humphrey; Senator William F. Knowland and U.S. Ambassador Henry Cabot Lodge, representing the U.S. at today's opening of the eleventh annual UN Assembly are all smiles as they take their place in the Assembly Hall. Dag Hammarskjold, UN Secretary General in a dramatic overture to the opening session announced he will make personal trips to Egypt and Hungary for active intervention in both critical situations". The photograph is soiled and unevenly cropped along the bottom.

The Suez Crisis of 1956 was sparked when Egyptian leader Gamal Abdel Nasser nationalized the Suez Canal, creating a feud between himself and British Prime Minister Sir Anthony Eden. The British, with French and Israeli assistance plotted to take back the Suez Canal, but the plot was foiled by President Dwight D. Eisenhower's threat to sink British currency by withholding loans.

That same October, Hungarian students had begun demonstrating against the Communist government. Though Nikita Kruschev had partly repudiated Stalin's oppresessive regime and repression seemed to be easing, the Soviet leader feared he was losing control and sent in his tanks and troops to bloodily crush the Hungarian revolution. Dust jacket present. 
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160 (Vaughan, Thomas; and Knuth, Priscilla) A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF PACIFIC NORTHWEST HISTORY
(Portland, OR): Oregon Historical Society, (1958). (1958). Good 
(Portland, OR): Oregon Historical Society, (1958).. (1958).. Good. - Quarto, pictorial wraps. Heavily soiled with the spine chipped. 44 pp., printed by offset on the rectos only. Good.

A selective checklist for students and teachers. 
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