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35,000 Days in Texas : a history of the Dallas News and its Forbears

By: Acheson, Sam

Price: $23.59

Publisher: New York, NY, the Macmillan Company: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Autographed Letter Signed By Author

Seller ID: 009232


337 pp, red clothcovered boards w/gilt lettering, Inscribed & SIGNED. light foxing to edges. View more info

Letterhead : American Fire & Marine Insurance Company

By: American Fire & Marine Insurance Company

Price: $5.10

Publisher: Galveston, TX, American Fire & Marine Insurance Company:

Seller ID: 036374


1 sheet, Letter from the American Fire & Marine Insurance Company of Galveston, Texas with illustration of shield with flying eagle in middle. This is second request about the consolidation of American Fire & Marine Insurance Company with American Indemnity Company. View more info

A Guide to Church Building and Fund Raising

By: Anderson, Martin

Price: $9.14

Publisher: Minneapolis, MN, Augsburg Publishing House: 1959

Seller ID: 003392


69 pp, light brown boards. Book supplies information & guidance f/building fund committees, ministers & theological students. prev own name front pastedown, View more info

How to Use the Chinese Abacus

By: Anonymous

Price: $12.71

Publisher: Kowloon, Hong Kong, Swindon Book Company: n.d.

Seller ID: 050408


20 pp, light tan SC wraps w/black lettering & illustration on the front cover w/orange border. The Chinese abacus consists of a wooden frame, wooden beads and columns. The frame is divided by a eam into two sectiosn, the upper and the lower. The ordinary abacus has nine, eleven, or thirteen columns. There are two beads above the beam and five below it. Each upper bead equals 5 lower beads in the same column. Each lower bead equals 10 on the immediate right-ha... View more info

Stock Certificate for One Hundred Shares of Appalachian Gas Corporation

By: Appalachian Gas Corporation

Price: $19.98

Publisher: Appalachian Gas Corporation: 1931

Seller ID: 036384


1 sheet (8-3/4" x 12-1/4"). tan-red-black illustrated w/dark red illustrated border & white front panel w/text. This is stock certificate #NC16637 for 100 shares of common stock dated Nov 9, 1931. The company was incorporated under the laws of the state of Delaware. The certificate is signed by the assistant secretary and president. It was countersigned by The Chemical Bank & Trust Company. the certificate has burnt chip on the two ends 1-1/2" x 3/8"... View more info

Stock Certificate for One Hundred Shares of Appalachian Gas Corporation

By: Appalachian Gas Corporation

Price: $12.75

Publisher: Appalachian Gas Corporation: 1931

Seller ID: 036385


1 sheet (8-3/4" x 12-1/4"). tan-red-black illustrated w/dark red illustrated border & white front panel w/text. This is stock certificate #NC17580 for 100 shares of common stock dated Nov 20, 1931. The company was incorporated under the laws of the state of Delaware. The certificate is signed by the assistant secretary and president. It was countersigned by The Chemical Bank & Trust Company. the certificate has burnt chip on the two ends 1-1/2" x 3/8... View more info

Business of Jews in Louisiana, 1840-1875

By: Ashkenazi, Elliott

Price: $15.09

Publisher: Tuscaloosa, AL, The University of Alabama Press: 1988

Seller ID: 035424


xii, 219 pp, blu cloth covered boards w/silver lettering, glossy wht dj w/purple borders & illustration & w/purple-green lettering on the spine. The book researches whether the Jews who lived in the SOuth during the 19th century, acted differently from their non-Jewish neighbors in commercial matters. View more info

Heller's Guide for Ice-Cream Makers

By: B. Heller & Co.

Price: $40.38

Publisher: Chicago, IL, B. Heller & Co.: 1918

Edition: 6th Edition

Seller ID: 050315


154 pp, dark blue cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering on the front panel & spine. pages 134-154 color illustrated advertising pages for various products produced by B. Heller & Co. pages 10-24 black-and-white photos of company officers and various machines and offices of B. Heller & co. This book is a reference book to be used by the beginner and also the assistant to the expert and experienced ice-cream maker. The book contains numerous recipes for different ... View more info

U.S. West : the saga of Wells Fargo

By: Beebe, Lucius and Clegg, Charles

Price: $12.75

Publisher: New York, NY, Bonanza Books: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 016329


320 pp, quarterbound w/brown papercovered boards w/grey cloth spine w/brown lettering, dj gilt blk w/illustrated front. a colorful & spendid cavalcade of our country's past. prev owner's bookplate on the FPD, prev owner stamped on the ffep. View more info

Aviation in Texas

By: Bilstein, Roger and Miller, Jay

Price: $27.63

Publisher: Austin, TX, Texas Monthly Press, Inc.: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051030


288 pp, blu clothcovered boards w/gilt lettering on the spine, blu-brown dj w/color illustrated front panel and brown rear panel w/black-and-white photos. The story of the history of aviation in Texas, from Jacob Brodbeck's reported flight in 1865 to the development of the Manned Spacecraft Center in Houston. The book contains more than three hundred photographs and it spotlights the personalities and events that contributed to the heritage of the industry. View more info

Letterhead : Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Sales Co.

By: Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Corp.

Price: $3.40

Publisher: New York, NY, Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Corp.:

Seller ID: 021584


1 sheet, Letter from the Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Sales Co. extolling the virtues of the company to a potential investor. View more info

Letterhead : Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Corporation

By: Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Corp.

Price: $4.25

Publisher: New York, NY, Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Corp.:

Seller ID: 021585


1 sheet, Letter from the Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Corporation followup letter to a potential investor about investing in the company offering a folder about investing. This letterhead has Armor Glass "True to its Name" in rectangular logo beneath the company name. View more info

Letterhead : Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Corporation

By: Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Corp.

Price: $4.25

Publisher: New York, NY, Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Corp.:

Seller ID: 021586


1 sheet, Letter from the Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Corporation. This leeter tells the potential investor how science has developed a glass that will not shatter and fly. It is Armor Glass. Tells the reader how Andrew Carnegie purchased shares in a company controlling a certain invention for sleeping cars. How the dividends from this was the foundation of the Carnegie Millions. This letterhead has Armor Glass "True to its Name" in rectangular trademark ... View more info

Letterhead : Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Corporation

By: Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Corp.

Price: $5.10

Publisher: New York, NY, Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Corp.:

Seller ID: 021587


1 sheet, Letter from the Bullet Proof & Non-Shatterable Glass Corporation followup letter to a potential investor about investing in the company offering a folder about investing. This letter tells the potential investor how the demand for their product is so great they have been forced to increase their production facilities. It also advertises that this product has been installed on the U.S.S. Arizona, USS West Virginia and the USS Mississippi. This letterhead has the ... View more info

Obligations of the Government - 54th Congress, 1st Session - Document No. 154

By: Carlisle, John G. Secretary of the Treasury

Price: $125.38

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Government Printing Office: 1896

Seller ID: 050420


42 pp, quarterbound w/brown leather corners and spine w/gilt lettering, w/marbled papercovered boards and marbled endpapers, all three edges marbled. In the Senate of the United States the Vice-President presented a letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting, in response to resolution of the Seanta, dated December 31, 1895, that the Secretary of the Treasury be directed to report to the Senate a statement containing a copy of each obligation of the gover... View more info

Owners of Preferred Stock Letter

By: Chapman, Joseph

Price: $4.25

Publisher: Minneapolis, MN, Public Utilites Consolidated Corporation: 1935

Seller ID: 037369


1 sheet (8-1/2" x 10-15/16), letter to the owners of preferred stock of Public Utilites Consolidated Corporation who have not deposited with any committee or depositary. It informs the holder that they need to send in their certificates for the common stock of the new company. View more info

Temporary Receipt - Stock Purchase - 5

By: Chas. B. Davis & Co.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Houston, TX, Chas. B. Davis & Co. Investment Securities: 1932

Seller ID: 036363


5 receipts, green-yel-wht. Five receipts for the purchase of 25 shares each on Feb 29, 1932, March 17, 1932, March 22, 1932 and March 24th, 1932 for Texas Gulf Producing Company and subsidiary. The 25 shares were purchased for $125.00. The Texas Gulf Producing Company drilled the first well beneath the salt dome in Barbers Hill Field in Northeast Chambers County. a section one half inch by three inches has burned off the fore edge of the folded sheet. View more info

Campbell Kids: A Souper Century

By: Chen, Aric

Price: $12.11

Publisher: New York, NY, Harry N Abrams Inc: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039118


112 pp, red-cream-green-pink color illustrated boards and dj. The author recounts the Kids' story in three strands: the growth and development of the Campbell Soup Company, the changing image of the Campbell Kids, and the related cultural and economic shifts experienced by Americans these past one hundre years. The book contains more than 340 images culled from the Campbell Soup Company Archive. View more info

Let There be Light : a History of Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative 25th Anniversary

By: Chessher, Allen H.

Price: $23.38

Publisher: San Antonio, TX, The Naylor Company: 1964

Seller ID: 050399


xi, [5], 98 pp, grey leatherette hard covers w/wraparound blu illustration of power lines on front, rear panels & spine, endpaper maps of Guadalupe, Gonzales, and Lavaca Counties. Rural Americans wanted electric light in 1935, but private utitlity companies wanted a rate of profit that the incomes of farmers count not provide. View more info

Casa y Comunidad : Latino Home and Neighborhood Design

By: Cisneros, Henry G. and Rosales, John

Price: $46.75

Publisher: Washington, D.C., BuilderBooks.com: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 039433


xviii, 226 pp, glossy red-brown SC wraps w/color pictorial front panel, SIGNED by Henry Cisneros on the title page. The book looks at the growing and increasingly prosperous U.S. Latino community and their housing needs. The book helps all segments of the housing industry to understand and work with Latinos. The book contains colorful photos, data, and success stories and provides strategies for reaching and doing business with Latino home buyers. View more info