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Catalogue of the Hartford Public High School 1941;  Tercentenary Edition 1638-1938, Hartford High School [Connecticut]
136 Catalogue of the Hartford Public High School 1941; Tercentenary Edition 1638-1938
Hartford High School [Connecticut]

The Case, Lockwood & Brainard Co. 1941, -. Good; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 649 pages, bound in brown printed wraps. Creasing and light soil on cover; Binding solid. Interior clean, unmarked, age-toned. Founders, buildings, teachers, students, school organizations, awards. 26113 
Price: 17.64 USD
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From Highland to Hammerhead  The Coast Guard and Cape Cod, Hathaway, Charles Briggs
137 From Highland to Hammerhead The Coast Guard and Cape Cod
Hathaway, Charles Briggs

C. B. Hathaway 2000, Near Fine; Softcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; SIGNED by the author ('Chuck'), with a personalized inscription. About Fine book, bright, clean, tight. Light wear on back cover. Interior crisp and clean. History of coastline protection on Cape Cod, from the Lighthouse Service, to the Revenue Cutter Service, to the Lifesaving Service, to the Coast Guard. 27800 
Price: 17.96 USD
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Reminisce the Valley (The Lakes Region of New Hampshire), Heald, Bruce D.
138 Reminisce the Valley (The Lakes Region of New Hampshire)
Heald, Bruce D.

Weirs Times Publishing Company 1992, Fine; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 134 pages, in pictorial wraps. Crisp, clean, tight, unmarked. 27659 
Price: 11.48 USD
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Reminisce The Valley The Lakes Region of New Hampshire, Heald, Bruce D.
139 Reminisce The Valley The Lakes Region of New Hampshire
Heald, Bruce D.

Weirs Times Publishing Company 1992, Limited/Numbered Edition. Signed by Author Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 135 pages, bound in red cloth. SIGNED by the author and hand-numbered #145 of 400 copies printed. Bright, clean, tight book in jacket with one tiny tear & faint rubbing on top edge. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care.; Signed by Author 21431 
Price: 22.50 USD
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The History of the Catholic Church in Bloomfield, Connecticut, Hesketh, Frederick A.
140 The History of the Catholic Church in Bloomfield, Connecticut
Hesketh, Frederick A.
1879816997 / 9781879816992
A Sacred Heart Church Publication Signed by Author Good+; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; SIGNED by author with personalized inscription. 243 pages, write printed wraps. Bright, clean, and tight. Back cover shows a few dings and dimples. 27735 
Price: 26.87 USD
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Memories of a Noank Boy, Hewitt, George Wilcox
141 Memories of a Noank Boy
Hewitt, George Wilcox

The Groton Public Library 1991, Very Good; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 134 pages, bound in white pictorial wraps. Black & white photos. George Hewitt's memories of his boyhood Noank before the 1938 hurricane, when fishing and lobstering were the backbone of the community. Firmly bound book; cover shows light wear and light soil. Interior crisp, clean, unmarked. 28783 
Price: 18.86 USD
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Hinckley Heritage & History, Hinckley, E. Charles
142 Hinckley Heritage & History
Hinckley, E. Charles

E.C. Hinckley 1982, Third Edition. Good; Softcover; tall 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Limited edition #251 of 300 copies printed. in wraps. Cover quite rubbed, very tanned. Pages clean, a few editorial and pencil marks in the text. Light pipe tobacco odor. Author attempts to include most Hinckley family descendants across the U.S., up to the 14th generation, though admits he will fall short of that objective. Brief history of Hinckley England, Samuel Hinckley and His Three Sons; particular attention to the Hinckley family of Barnstable Massachusetts; Hinckleys in the American Revolution , and much more. 29471 
Price: 58.50 USD
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Small-Town Motion Pictures and Other Sketches of Franklin County, Maine, Hoar, Jay S.
143 Small-Town Motion Pictures and Other Sketches of Franklin County, Maine
Hoar, Jay S.

Privately Printed 1969, Limited/Numbered Edition. Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Number 195 of 800 copies printed. First edition. 92 pp. bound in green paper-covered boards. Illustrated with black & white photos. Bright, clean cover; binding tight and square. Light to moderate wear at spine ends. Pages clean, unmarked. Dust jacket shows several shallow tears top edge; light tanning & light soil on folds, top edge. 30151 
Price: 31.50 USD
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Erastus Hodges, 1781-1847:  Connecticut Manufacturer, Merchant and Entrepreneur, Hodges, Thoedore B.
144 Erastus Hodges, 1781-1847: Connecticut Manufacturer, Merchant and Entrepreneur
Hodges, Thoedore B.
0914659685 / 9780914659686
Phoenix Pub 1994, First Edition. Fine in Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Limited first edition of 1000 copies. 360 pages, bound in dark red cloth. Crisp, clean, tight, unmarked. In crisp jacket, protected by fresh mylar sleeve. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 28098 
Price: 31.50 USD
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Green Sprigs from the Emerald Isle:  Paddy and Bridget Stories in 19th Century Connecticut Newspapers, Hogan, Neil
145 Green Sprigs from the Emerald Isle: Paddy and Bridget Stories in 19th Century Connecticut Newspapers
Hogan, Neil

Connecticut Irish-American Historical Society 1994, Near Fine; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Crisp, clean, tight. FINE but for "Oct. 1994" written inside front cover. 27459 
Price: 17.33 USD
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Boston's "Changeful Times";  Origins of Preservation and Planning in America, Holleran, Michael
146 Boston's "Changeful Times"; Origins of Preservation and Planning in America
Holleran, Michael
0801857295 / 9780801857294
The Johns Hopkins University Press 1998, First Printing. Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Clean, bright cover; solid binding (modestly concave near head of spine). Interior crisp, unmarked. In jacket with light shelf rubbing. ; Creating the North American Landscape Series 29519 
Price: 22.50 USD
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History of Niagara Steam Fire Engine Co. No. 1. [New London, Connecticut], Holloway, Charlotte Molyneux
147 History of Niagara Steam Fire Engine Co. No. 1. [New London, Connecticut]
Holloway, Charlotte Molyneux

Bingham Paper Box Co., Printers 1900, -. Very Good+; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; New London, CT; 95 pages, bound in dark brown cloth with gilt lettering; dark green-blue coated endpapers. 10 full page photos (mostly portraits of company officers), including frontispiece portrait of members of Niagara Engine Co. in 1900. Photo of Steamer Metropolitan (in use in 1900) and drawing of a Hand Engine. Very scarce, only one copy listed on worldcat. Well-preserved book, firmly bound. Clean cover, color slightly uneven, bright gilt; light wear extremities. Interior clean, unmarked. Blank flypages browned. Sub-titled: From Reorganization in 1850 to 1900; also The Sketch of the Organization from the beginning of the Fire Department in 1768, to its relinquishment of its name of Washington Engine Co., No. 1, for that of Niagara Engine Co. No. 1. Contents are quite interesting, including establishment of the Company, narratives of fire events, stories of comaraderie and mutual aid; squabbles and competition between fire companies; 50th anniversary celebration menu. Lists of note to researchers and genealogists: roster of Washington Engine Co.; roster of Niagara Engine Co. before 1850; officers, engineers and assistants; Members Who Enlisted in the Civil War; Active Members and Honorary Roll (1900); 25 page Record of Fires in New London Since 1850. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 27842 
Price: 180.00 USD
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1776 Farmington Bicentennial; A Portfolio of Sketches by William W. Hoppin, with accompanying commentary by Lydia B. Hewes, Hoppin, William W. (artist); Hewes, Lydia B. (author)
148 1776 Farmington Bicentennial; A Portfolio of Sketches by William W. Hoppin, with accompanying commentary by Lydia B. Hewes
Hoppin, William W. (artist); Hewes, Lydia B. (author)

Village Library Farmington, Connecticut 1976, Limited Edition. Near Fine; Softcover; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 12 sketches of Farmington landscapes by artist William W. Hopping, with booklet containingLydia B. Hewes' commentary on each drawing. All in blue card portfolio. One of 1000 copies printed. All 12 sketches present, including: The Old Cemetery; Lawton Minor Fuel Co. Old Mill, Unionville; Congregational Church 1771; Old Gate; Redstone Bridge, Meadow Road; West District School 1792; Details of Standley-Whitman House HIgh Street; Deming-Lewis House Main Street; Main House Miss Porter's School; Old Grist Mill Farmington River; Indian Monument Riverside Cemetery; and The Academy Church Street. Portfolio shows some wear and creasing. Booklet and prints quite clean, crisp. One print has a slight tinge of tanning on one ege. Else Fine. 28303 
Price: 40.46 USD
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By Their Markers Ye Shall Know Them  A Chronicle of the History and Restorations of Hartford's Ancient Burying Ground, Hosley, William; Holcombe, Shepherd M., Sr.
149 By Their Markers Ye Shall Know Them A Chronicle of the History and Restorations of Hartford's Ancient Burying Ground
Hosley, William; Holcombe, Shepherd M., Sr.
0964076217 / 9780964076211
Ancient Burying Ground Assn 1994, Very Good+; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 173 pages. Firmly bound; cover shows modest wear on edges; interior clean and unmarked. Includes names & epitaphs of persons buried in Hartford's Ancient Burying Ground, select biographies, discussion of gravestone restoration. Includes full size map of the Ancient Burying Ground with numbers showing placement of gravestones and list of names with number assignments. 26543 
Price: 26.96 USD
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Covered Bridges of Connecticut: A Guide, Howard, Andrew R
150 Covered Bridges of Connecticut: A Guide
Howard, Andrew R
0940310023 / 9780940310025
Village Press 1985, First Printing. Fine; Softcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Unionville, CT; 41 pages, bound in blue laid pictorial paper. Bright, clean, tight and unmarked. Illustrated. Features the three remaining covered bridges in Connecticut (in Kent, Cornwall, and Colchester), their history and design. 29023 
Price: 10.80 USD
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