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1949 M. S. A. (Massachusetts School of Art) Annual
1 1949 M. S. A. (Massachusetts School of Art) Annual
Massachusetts School of Art 1949 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, endpapers toned. No interior markings or writing. 
Pictorial hardcover. Printed in black and white with the occasional magenta page. Lots of modern graphics. Photos of MSA students, faculty and selected artwork. Features graduating students in various programs, including Teacher Education, General Design, Fashion Design, and Drawing and Painting. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Price: 20.00 USD
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A History of the Town of Freetown, Massachusetts, with an Account of the Old Home Festival, July 30th, 1902
2 A History of the Town of Freetown, Massachusetts, with an Account of the Old Home Festival, July 30th, 1902
Fall River, MA J. H. Franklin and Company 1902 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Dark green cloth binding with gilt town logo stamped on front boards and gilt lettering on spine. Index. Decorative endpapers. Many photos and illustrations. A history of one of the oldest towns in Massachusetts, and America, stated by the first page of the text to have occurred through a transaction in 1659 between "Wamsitti and his squaw Tattapanum" and 26 original purchasers. Articles on various eras and aspects of this Bristol County town include Palo Alto Pierce, Gilbert M. Nichols, Rev. Leonard Woolsey Bacon, Mrs. Paul M. Burns, Col. Silas P. Richmond, Benjamin Buffinton, and John M. Deane. Printed on glossy stock. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 287 pages 
Price: 350.00 USD
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Catalog of the Vermont State School of Agriculture, Randolph Center, Vermont, Current to July 1942, Catalogue No. 30
3 Catalog of the Vermont State School of Agriculture, Randolph Center, Vermont, Current to July 1942, Catalogue No. 30
Vermont State Board of Education [1941] Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Covers soiled. 
Stapled wraps. Many black and white photos showing students in dormitories, apple picking, turkey dressing, laying tile drains, working on tractors, greenhouse work, cattle, caponizing, building construction, an udder dissection, varsity baseball team, varsity cross country team, graduating class of 1941, orchestra, varsity basketball team, dairy testing, chickens, reforestation, wood working, and the campus forge. Tuition was free for Vermont residents and all other expenses were estimated not to exceed $250 per year. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 56 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Comment, Winter 1953
4 Comment, Winter 1953
Williamstown, MA Williams College 1953 Ephemera Very Good; Lightly soiled and scuffed. 
Vol. 5, no. 1, issue of Williams College, Williamstown, Mass. Art and literary magazine. Printed stapled wraps. Published twice yearly. Includes poems, short stories, artwork, local advertisements. Contributors include: Gerald McGowan, John F. Held, Lew Rabbage, Robert Bletter, Gene Latham, Leonard Scarfone, Bruce Palmer, Tibor Cholnoky, K. Redmond, R. Seaman, Pete Goldman, Don Marshall, H. J. Wilson, and Ken Redmond. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 31 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Dedication of New Masonic Temple of Jerusalem Lodge, A. F. & A. M. , Northampton, Massachusetts, December 5, 1959
5 Dedication of New Masonic Temple of Jerusalem Lodge, A. F. & A. M. , Northampton, Massachusetts, December 5, 1959
Northampton, MA Jerusalem Lodge 1959 Softcover Very Good; Staples rusted. 
Printed light green stapled wraps. Program for dedication of Masonic Temple with photos, program of ceremonies, list of members, history of lodge (1797-1959). ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; [8] pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Essex Institute Historical Collections, January 1977
6 Essex Institute Historical Collections, January 1977
Salem, MA The Essex Institute 1977 Softcover Very Good; Covers lightly soiled and sunned. 
A quarterly journal about New England history. Includes articles about the Arts and Crafts tradition in Essex County, Mass, a 1821 woman's account book, Turkey Work, Essex County Natural History Society, and review of Massachusetts history bibliography. Printed tan wraps. ISSN: 0014-0953. Some photos and illustrations. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 55 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Essex:  The Shipbuilding Town
7 Essex: The Shipbuilding Town
Essex Bicentennial Committee and Essex Historical Society 1976 Softcover Very Good; Covers rubbed. 
Illustrated stapled wraps. Many photos and illustrations. A history of Essex, Massachusetts and its shipbuilding industry. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 36 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Fifty-Eighth Annual Catalogue of the Teachers and Pupils of Chauncy-Hall School... Boston, 1885-1886:  Containing Also Sketches of Part of the School Work and of the General Management
8 Fifty-Eighth Annual Catalogue of the Teachers and Pupils of Chauncy-Hall School... Boston, 1885-1886: Containing Also Sketches of Part of the School Work and of the General Management
Boston David Clapp & Son 1886 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, pages toned. 
Black blind-stamped cloth with title stamped in gilt on front boards. Frontispiece engraving of the Chauncy Hall building on Boylston Street in Boston. 130 pp plus one page ad for Boston University at rear. A detailed description of the coursework, policies, management, tuition, prizes, calendar, lists of pupils and teachers, and other information about the historic Boston private school. Laid in is four page printed program for the Feb 9, 1882 Chauncy-Hall School annual exhibition at Boston Music Hall, featuring musical performances, a debate, oratory, speeches, a sword drill and other events. The school is still in operation as a prep-boarding school, now named Chapel Hill-Chauncy Hall School. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Harvard College Class of 1889 Baccalaureate Sermon, Baccalaureate Hymn, Class Day Oration, Class Poem, Ivy Oration, Ode, Class Song
9 Harvard College Class of 1889 Baccalaureate Sermon, Baccalaureate Hymn, Class Day Oration, Class Poem, Ivy Oration, Ode, Class Song
Cambridge, MA William H. Wheeler 1189 Softcover Fair 
Printed tan wraps. Wraps heavily chipped and detached from text. ; 34 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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High Lights of Boston
10 High Lights of Boston
Rice & Hutchins 1920 Softcover Good; Covers detached from text block by broken string tie, covers sunned. 
Printed blue card covers with string ties (string broken). Many illustrations and photos. A history of Boston, with several pages at rear detailing the history of the Boston-based Rice & Hutchins company, which manufactured shoes. Uncommon. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 46 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Litchfield County Centennial Celebration, Held at Litchfield, Conn., 13th and 14th of August, 1851
11 Litchfield County Centennial Celebration, Held at Litchfield, Conn., 13th and 14th of August, 1851
Hartford Edwin Hunt 1851 Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket; Spine overlaid with black cloth tape, front hinge repaired with white cloth tape. Boards waterstained, endpapers foxed, owner stamp on endpapers. 
Printed boards. Nice engraved frontispiece illustration of centennial festivities showing crowds, horse-drawn carriages, and tents. An account of the pomp surrounding the circumstance of the 100th anniversary celebrations in Litchfield County, Connecticut. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Norumbega Park:  Operated by the Norumbega Park Company
12 Norumbega Park: Operated by the Norumbega Park Company
Norumbega Park Company N.D. Fair; Rear cover and half of folding map at rear missing, covers have yellowed tape repair. 
Circa 1900s. Printed green wrappers with images of deer on front cover in dark brown and silver. Many photograph reproductions. Measures 6 x 8 inches. A promotional brochure by the Norumbega Park Company touting its resort created along its Commonwealth Avenue Street Railway line from Boston to Auburndale, Massachusetts (located within the City of Newton). The Charles River wound its way through this park, which was outfitted with rustic theatres, bicycle trails, a zoo, boathouse, restaurants, a swing court, and other outdoor amusement areas. Many interesting photographs of turn-of-the-century folks disporting themselves throughout the Park and many portraits of the zoological residents, from moose to bobcats. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 100 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Official Manual and Reference Book of the Auburn Board of Trade
13 Official Manual and Reference Book of the Auburn Board of Trade
Boston Washburn and Garland 1901 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Spine sunned, some light creases and soiling to several pages. 
Flexible burgundy cloth. All edges gilt. Many photos and advertisements. Contains portrait photographs of officers of the Auburn, Maine Board of Trade and many photographs of the city and wonderful old ads with engravings of various products, such as pin worm elixir, sewing machines, and industrial machinery. Contains the bylaws and history of the Association, as well as a trade directory. ; 12mo - over 6" - 7" tal; 128 pages 
Price: 17.00 USD
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Old Lyme:  The American Barbizon
14 Old Lyme: The American Barbizon
Old Lyme, CT The Lyme Historical Society 1982 Softcover Very Good 
Many illustrations and photos. A catalog published in connection with an exhibition at The Florence Griswold Museum, Old Lyme, CT held June 6 - Aug. 29, 1982. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 51 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Program for Shedad Grotto Circus, Presented by Frank Wirth:  2nd Annual Charity Circus At the State Armory, Brockton, Mass. , Week of November 1, 1937
15 Program for Shedad Grotto Circus, Presented by Frank Wirth: 2nd Annual Charity Circus At the State Armory, Brockton, Mass. , Week of November 1, 1937
1937 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Program is curled. 
Printed stapled wraps. Unpaginated [14] pp. Front cover printed in red, black and navy with big-top scene. Remaining pages printed with numerous local advertisements, political ads, information about the Shriner Circus Committee and Shedad Grotto. Photos of circus acts, including Edna Dee and her Leaping Dogs, Aunt Jemima and her Pancakes (comedy act) , the Four Dobas (Russian equilibrists) , Miacahua (feathered tight wire walker) , and Capt. Curtis and his trained horses. Other circus performers described in the program include Roy Barrett (clown) , Asaw's Elephants, Gene Randow (clown) , Dennie and his Taximeter, Petroff and his Russian Bears, Prevost Buffoonery, Miller and Janet ("whirlwinds on roller skates") , Hazelle ("the girl who keeps you guessing") , the Ural Troupe of teeterboard acrobats, Dinnie Bros. ("a pot pourri melange") . Frank Wirth was a circus impresario and former performer, whose wife, May Wirth, was a celebrated fancy horseback rider. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Report of the Massachusetts Board of World's Fair Managers
16 Report of the Massachusetts Board of World's Fair Managers
Boston Wright and Potter Printing Company 1894 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket; Boards soiled and lightly worn. 
Off-white blindstamped cloth with gilt lettering stamped on front boards and spine. Many photos. The five-member Massachusetts Board reports on the state building and its exhibits displayed at the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 246 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Seventy-Five Years At the Chilton Club:  A Memoir
17 Seventy-Five Years At the Chilton Club: A Memoir
Private Printing 1985 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned. 
Navy cloth. Many photos. A chronicle of the private Boston woman's club named in honor of Mayflower passenger Mary Chilton. ; 70 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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State Street Events:  A Brief Account of Divers Notable Person & Sundry Stirring Events Having to Do with the History of This Ancient Street
18 State Street Events: A Brief Account of Divers Notable Person & Sundry Stirring Events Having to Do with the History of This Ancient Street
Boston State Street Trust Company 1916 First Edition Softcover Good; Covers worn and split at spine. Rear top corner missing from cover. 
Brown printed softcover. Many illustrations. Printed on the occasion of the State Street Trust Company's 25th anniversary. ; 52 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Call of the Berkshire Hills
19 The Call of the Berkshire Hills
Pittsfield, MA Berkshire Hills Conference, Information Bureau N.D. Ephemera Very Good with no dust jacket; Wrappers soiled. 
Circa late 1920s-early 1930s. Front cover illustration of red-caped maiden with bobbed hair and dropped-waist dress standing in front of mountain scene. Printed stapled wraps. Measures 23 x 20 cm, folded longitudinally into booklet. [18] pp. Two maps printed on rear wrappers. Many photographs inside illustrating short histories of Berkshire municipalities: Williamstown, North Adams, Adams, Cheshire, Lanesboro, Dalton, Hinsdale, Pittsfield, Lenox, Lee, Stockbridge, Great Barrington, Monterey and Shefffield. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Floods of March 1936:  Part 1. New England Rivers
20 The Floods of March 1936: Part 1. New England Rivers
Washington, DC United States Department of the Interior 1937 Softcover Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed and soiled. 
Geological Survey Water-Supply Paper 798. Orange printed cover. Maps. ; 466 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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