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8vo, cardboard covers with advtg, 275 pp. i-iv, 1-275 Includes list of Post Offices on the Pacific Coast, Money Order Offices, General Directory, City Business Directory, State Offices, Sacramento City Government, County Directory, local history and statistics, hundreds of advts. Ex Libris William Neely Johnson, with his signature on p 13. Johnson was Secretary of California’s Board of Land Commissioners, was the State’s second appointed State Librarian [an interim appointment for 4 months in 1870], and brother of Gov. John Neely Johnson [1856-1858]. Condition: Covers heavily worn; damp-stained at lower right front; rear board was very heavily damaged but was professionally restored. Spine is modernly rebacked in black morocco to match the original leather, gilt titles. 6 pages of advertisements in the front are on thinner paper and somewhat worn, but still in good shape and fully intact. Three leaves in the back with marginal archival paper repairs, not affecting the text. Back end paper replaced. Text block is bright and clean, near very good.
Title: Sacramento City and County Directory, 1869
Edition: 1st ed.
Publisher: Sacramento, H.S. Crocker & Co, Steam Printers and Stationers: 1869
Item: 2.00 lbs
Seller ID: k181231c
Keywords: politics, government, railroad, railroads, directory