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COMMUNICATION FROM W. W. GUTHRIE, ON THE CAUSES OF EXPLOSIONS OF STEAM-BOILERS, AND THE REMEDIES TO BE APPLIED TO PREVENT THE LOSS OF LIFE AND PROPERTY RESULTING THEREFROM

By: Senate

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1851

Seller ID: 005875

Condition: Good+


31st Congress, 2d Session, Senate, Miscellaneous, No. 13. Referred to the Committee on Commerce, January 29, 1851. Ordered to be printed, January 30, 1851. Explanation for the reasons of an explosion of a boiler, and suggestions of how to prevent future explosions. 7 pp. Disbound government document. Residue from book remains on spine edge, and some creasing to spine. Paper is browning. Front page is starting to separate from rest of document. Document in Good+ ... View more info

LETTER OF THE SECRETARY OF THE TREASURY, COMMUNICATING, IN COMPLIANCE WITH A RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE OF THE 27th OF JANUARY LAST, INFORMATION IN RELATION TO SALES OF CAPTURED AND ABANDONED COTTON

By: Senate

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1868

Seller ID: 005879

Condition: Very Good


40th Congress, 2d Session, Senate, Ex. Doc. No. 56. Ordered to lie on the table and be printed, May 18, 1868. 53 pp. Disbound government document. Residue from book remains on spine. Some ink spots scatter on a few pages, and other pages have a crease on top corner. Text is unaffected. Document in VG condition. View more info

SURVEYS OF FOREST RESERVES

By: Senate

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1898

Seller ID: 005295

Condition: Very Good


Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting, in response to resolution of the Senate of February 28, 1898, letter from the director of the geological survey transmitting report of surveys made under his direction, and accompanying papers in relation to the forest reserves, since June 4, 1897. Referred to the Committee on Public Lands and ordered to be printed, March 15, 1898. 55th Congress, 2d Session, Senate Document No. 189. 159 pp. Disbound government ... View more info

VIEWS OF COMMODORE GEORGE W. MELVILLE, CHIEF ENGINEER OF THE NAVY, AS TO THE STRATEGIC AND COMMERCIAL VALUE OF THE NICARAGUAN CANAL, THE FUTURE CONTROL OF THE PACIFIC OCEAN, THE STRATEGIC VALUE OF HAWAII, AND ITS ANNEXATION TO THE UNITED STATES

By: Senate

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1899

Seller ID: 005162

Condition: Very Good


55th Congress, 2d Session, Senate Document No. 188. "It has been well said that 'with the development of the marine engine the seas unites rather than divides widely separated lands,' and to this it may be added that the swift progress of steam in marine propulsion has been a most potent factor in shaping the exterior policy of maritime nations, and still more in modifying, not the principles, but the scope and methods of naval strategy." 33 pp. Commodore Melv... View more info

Report of the Superintendent of the Coast and Geodetic Survey, Showing The Progress of the Work, From July 1, 1899 to June 30, 1900.

By: Senate

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1901

Seller ID: 004460

Condition: Good


56th Congress, 2d Session. Senate. Document No. 68. "Special Features of the Present Volume": The International Latitude Observations at Gaithersburg, MD, and Ukiah, Cal. The Cruise of the Streamer Pathfinder from Washington, D.C., to San Francisco, Cal. and to Honolulu, H.I. The Alaskan Surveys at the Mouths of the Yukon and Copper Rivers and at Cape Nome. The Boundary Line Between California and Nevada. 724 pp. including Index and Appendices. 3/4 leather bindi... View more info

REVISING BOUNDARIES OF YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK. HEARING BEFORE THE COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC LANDS AND SURVEYS, UNITED STATES SENATE, SEVENTIETH CONGRESS, FIRST SESSION ON S. 2570, S. 2571, AND S. 3071

By: Senate

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1928

Seller ID: 007494

Condition: Very Good


Bills to Revise the Boundary of the Yellowstone National Park in the States of Montana and Wyoming, and for Other Purposes. April 14, 1928. Printed for the use of the Committee on Public Lands and Surveys. 32 pp. Fold-out color map (approx. 8 3/4" x 13 1/2") of the Proposed Adjustments in Boundaries of Yellowstone National Park as Approved by the Coordinating Commission on National Parks and Forests, Oct. 19, 1925. Paper covers with staple binding. Wear and minor... View more info

PETITION OF WILLIAM C. BRYANT, HENRY W. LONGFELLOW, HORACE GREELEY, JOHN A. DIX, U.S. GRANT, AND OTHERS, Citizens of the United States...for a National Home for Totally Disabled Soldiers and Sailors of the Army and Navy of the United States

By: Senate

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1864

Seller ID: 004581

Condition: Very Good-


An appropriation for the founding and support of a National Home for totally disabled soldiers and sailors of the army and navy of the United States. 38th Congress, 2d Session. Senate. Mis. Doc. No. 3. Petition lists many Famous Americans: William C. Bryant; Parke Godwin; Henry W. Longfellow; Ira Moore Barton; John A. Dix; Horace Greeley; Joseph Henry; Clara Barton; Fred P. Stanton; George Bancroft; U.S. Grant; George Ripley; and numerous others. 3 pp. Disbound. Mild fox... View more info

LETTER FROM THE SECRETARY OF THE INTERIOR, TRANSMITTING, IN COMPLIANCE WITH THE REQUIREMENT OF SECTION 8 OF THE ACT OF 22D JULY, 1854 (10 STAT., 308), THE PLATS AND PAPERS IN THE FOLLOWING PRIVATE LAND CLAIMS IN THE TERRITORY OF NEW MEXICO, VIZ:

By: Senate

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1881

Seller ID: 006022

Condition: Good+


No. 112, Mesilla and Arroyo Seco; No. 114, Santa Barbara; No. 118, Ojo de Borrega; No. 119, San Miguel del Bado. 46th Congress, 3d Session, Senate, Ex. Doc. No. 63. March 2, 1881 -- Referred to the Committee on Private Land Claims and ordered to be printed. 87 pp. Four fold-out maps and many other maps included in text. Disbound government document. Residue from book remains on spine edge. Chipping and small tears to corners, tear to edge of page 51-2. Browning a... View more info

REPORTS OF THE COMMITTEE ON THE CONDUCT OF WAR: FORT PILLOW MASSACRE RETURNED PRISONERS

By: Senate

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1864

Seller ID: 006414

Condition: Very Good


In the Senate of the United States. May 9, 1864.--Ordered, That the report, with the accompanying evidence, be printed in connexion with the report of the committee in relation to the Fort Pillow massacre, and that twenty thousand additional copies be printed for the use of the Senate. 38th Congress, 1st Session, Senate, Rep. Com. No. 68. Four pages of b/w pictures of soldiers treated after being returned from rebel captivity. 30 pp. Disbound government document. Residue... View more info

MEMORIAL OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF TENNESSEE PRAYING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF AN ARMORY AND A NAVAL DEPOT AND DOCK YARD AT MEMPHIS, IN THAT STATE.

By: Senate

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1844

Seller ID: 006020

Condition: Very Good -


28th Congress, 1st Session, Senate, No. 69. January 29, 1844. Referred to the Committee on Naval Affairs, and ordered to be printed. 21 pp. Two page map within text. Disbound government document. Residue from book remains on spine edge. Some creasing to spine. Bottom of first and last page pulling away from rest of document, but page remains attached. Document has browning and foxing, but text is easily legible. VG- condition. View more info

HEARING BEFORE THE COMMITTEE ON MILITARY AFFAIRS, UNITED STATES SENATE, SEVENTY-EIGHTH CONGRESS, FIRST SESSION ON S. 676, A BILL TO AMEND AN ACT ENTITLED "AN ACT TO PROVIDE FOR THE USE OF THE AMERICAN NATIONAL RED CROSS..."

By: Senate

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1943

Seller ID: 007424

Condition: Very Good


"In Aid of the Land and Naval Forces in Time of Actual or Threatened War." Red Cross in Aid of Land and Naval Forces. Printed for the use of the Committee on Military Affairs. 7 pp. White paper covers with staple binding. Minor wear and creasing to edges and corners, few small ink spots. Ex. library stamp on front cover, red ink underline below 'Congress' on front cover. Interior clean, no marks and text is easily legible. Document in VG to VG+ condition. View more info

HEARINGS BEFORE A SUBCOMMITTEE OF THE COMMITTEE ON INTERSTATE COMMERCE, UNITED STATES SENATE, SEVENTY-SEVENTH CONGRESS, FIRST SESSION ON S. RES. 152, A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING AN INVESTIGATION OF WAR PROPAGANDA DISSEMINATED BY THE MOTION-PICTURE INDUSTRY..

By: Senate

Price: $42.50

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1942

Seller ID: 007405

Condition: Very Good-


..and of Any Monopoly in the Production, Distribution, or Exhibition of Motion Pictures. September 9 to 26, 1941. Printed for the use of the Committee on Interstate Commerce. Propaganda in Motion Pictures. 449 pp. Green paper cover. Cover edges are worn and faded/discolored with some small tears, covers have some dirst smudges, corners bumped and creased, creasing to spine, spine ends are rubbed. Ex. library stamp on front cover. Interior corners are also bumped and crea... View more info

ELIMINATION OF GERMAN RESOURCES FOR WAR. HEARINGS BEFORE A SUBCOMMITTEE OF THE COMMITTEE ON MILITARY AFFAIRS, UNITED STATES SENATE SEVENTY-NINTH CONGRESS FIRST SESSION PURSUANT TO S. RES. 107 & S. RES. 146 AUTHORIZING A STUDY OF WAR MOBILIZATION PROBLEMS

By: Senate

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1945

Seller ID: 007403

Condition: Very Good-


S. Res. 107 (78th Congress) and S. Res. 146 (79th Congress). Testimony of Hon. Bernard M. Baruch Before the Full Military Affairs Committee on Control and Occupation of Germany, Relations with Russia, Cartels and Nationalized Industries Against Free Enterprise. June 22, 1945. (Not printed at Government expense) 28 pp. Tan paper covers. Cover corners are both bent and creased, minor creasing to spine. Ex. library stamps and identification numbers, red underlining under se... View more info

ANALYSIS OF THE KHRUSHCHEV SPEECH OF JANUARY 6, 1961. HEARING BEFORE THE SUBCOMMITTEE TO INVESTIGATE THE ADMINISTRATION OF THE INTERNAL SECURITY ACT AND INTERNAL SECURITY LAWS OF THE COMMITTEE ON THE JUDICIARY

By: Senate

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1961

Seller ID: 007399

Condition: Good+


United States Senate, Eighty-Seventh Congress, First Session. Testimony of Dr. Stefan T. Possony. June 16, 1961. Printed for the use of the Committee on the Judiciary. 101 pages with index. Goverment document, staple-bound. Paper covers are tanning along edges, some dirt smudges and soiling to back, corners slightly creased, staples are a bit rusty. Ex. library stamps and markings on front cover, numerous red ink underlining below title on front cover. Interior is clean,... View more info

SPEECH OF HON. REVERDY JOHNSON, OF MARYLAND, IN SUPPORT OF THE RESOLUTION TO AMEND THE CONSTITUTION SO AS TO ABOLISH SLAVERY

By: Senate

Price: $28.50

Publisher: 1864

Seller ID: 005856

Condition: Fair to Good-


Delivered in the Senate of the United States, April 5, 1864. 24 pp. String-tied document with chipping along edges, corners are bent. Tears along spine to front and back pages. Page edges are browning from age and foxing throughout, but text is still legible. Some small silverfish holes on back page corner. Several pages in the document are uncut. Light pencil writing to top of front page. Document in Fair to Good- condition. View more info

REPORT FROM THE SECRETARY OF WAR, COMMUNICATING, IN COMPLIANCE WITH A RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE, A REPORT UPON THE SUBJECT OF AN IRON PILE-LIGHT FOR BARTLETT'S REEF IN LONG ISLAND SOUND

By: Senate

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington, Thomas Allen, Print: 1843

Seller ID: 007288

Condition: Good+


27th Congress, 3d Session, Senate, Doc. No. 132. January 30, 1843. Laid on the table, and motion to print referred to the Committee on Printing. February 9, 1843. Ordered to be printed. 4 pp. Disbound government document. Fold-out b/w sketch measuring approx. 14" x 17" depicting an iron-pile light for Bartlett's Reef, Long Island Sound. Sketch is browning and has some minor chipping along edges, creases and corners have no tears. Spine edge is creased with chippi... View more info

PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL CONVENTION OF THE SOLDIERS OF THE WAR OF 1812, HELD AT THE FOUR-AND-A-HALF STREET PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, IN THE CITY OF WASHINGTON, ON THE 8TH OF JANUARY, 1855

By: Senate

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1855

Seller ID: 007273

Condition: Very Good-


33D Congress, 2d Session, Senate, Mis. Doc. No. 18. February 20, 1855. -- Ordered to lie on the table and be printed. 66 pp. Disbound government document. Residue from book binding remains on spine edge, spine is chipped and creased. Page edges are browning, some foxing spots, text easily legible. Reminants of a previous page remains along spine edge on back page. Document in VG- condition. View more info

REPORT OF THE SECRETARY OF STATE ON THE MEMORIAL OF JAMES SMITH AND OTHERS. REFERRED TO HIM BY A RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE, OF THE 16th FEBRUARY, 1819.

By: Senate

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, Gales & Seaton: 1820

Seller ID: 006790

Condition: Good


Document No. 93. March 22, 1820. Printed by order of the Senate of the United States. 15 pp. Disbound government document. Residue from book remains along spine edge. Other page edges are chipped or have small tears, some miscut and smaller than others. Pages are browning with some small foxing spots, text is easily legible. Pages are starting to separate from each other. Document in Good condition. View more info

PROTECTING AND PRESERVING THE YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK

By: Senate

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1898

Seller ID: 007212

Condition: Very Good-


55th Congress, 2d Session. Senate. Report No. 728. March 22, 1898. -- Ordered to be printed. 10 pp. Disbound government document. Some residue from book binding remains along spine edge. Spine edge is chipped and creased. Document is complete, but several pages are separated and loose. Small tear to top page edge, edges slightly browning, text easily legible. Document in VG- condition. View more info

JOURNAL OF THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, BEING THE SECOND SESSION OF THE TWENTY-EIGHTH CONGRESS, BEGUN AND HELD AT THE CITY OF WASHINGTON, DECEMBER 2, 1844, AND IN THE SIXTY-NINTH YEAR OF THE INDEPENDENCE OF THE UNITED STATES

By: Senate

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Washington, Gales and Seaton: 1844

Seller ID: 006801

Condition: Good+


Document includes Journal of the Senate, List of Acts Passed During the Second Session of the Twenty-Eighth Congress, Proceedings of a Session Specially Called, Executive Proceedings of the Senate of the United States, from which the Injunction of Secrecy Has Been Removed, Index, and Table of Bills of the Senate and House of Representatives, Twenty-Eighth Congress--Second Session. 387 pp. Leather covers in Good- condition with corners bumped and rubbed to boards, edges b... View more info