J. H. Brown and Sons, Kingstown, Kansas, 1915, with a steam engine tractor and other machinery made by the Avery Company, Peoria, Illinois. Modern farm technology of its day.
Pocket travel guide "The Hudson By Daylight Map", published by William F. Link in 1878, Office Day Line Steamers, Pier 39, Vestry Street, New York. Consists of numerous advertisements and detailed maps of the area. Excellent condition. Measures 5 x 6 inches when closed.
Westfield Distric Connecticut highway rate bill day book 1836. A few sample entries: Allow no man more than he earns; Allow for man and team before harvest $2 a day, $1.50 after harvest. Measures 6 x 4 inches. Approximately 16 pages.
Boston Evening Transcript 1927 to 1929 bound issues. Fascinating local, national and world events leading up to the Great Depression. Measures 24" high x 18" long x 2.5" wide.
Set of 3 New England Almanacks, dated 1806, 1826 and 1827, written by Isaac Bickerstaff, and printed in Providence, Rhode Island (the 1806 issue by John Carter and the other 2 by Carlisle and Brown). In as found estate condition. Each almanack measures 7.5 x 4.5 inches.