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Auction Catalogue Fifteen
The Daniel G. Volkmann Jr. Collection of Rare Californiana
CALIFORNIA, SAN FRANCISCO & THE WEST:
Rare Books, Maps, Broadsides, Letter Sheets, Ephemera
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Auction 15 lot descriptions can be accessed using the Auction 15 Abstracts link, which will open up a page with short descriptions of each of our 225 lots, complete with a link to a fuller, illustrated description.
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If you would like to view highlights from both of our auctions in the areas of manuscripts & autographs, photography, iconography, or cartography, use these links. Or, if you prefer, you can click on the Auction 15 Galleys link (here & below) that will give you access to a text version of our catalogue in Microsoft Word format, complete with index, but without illustrations.

Auction 15 Abstracts (225 lots, with links to more complete descriptions)

Auction 15 Prices Realized

Title Page

Title Verso (pdf)

References and Sources Consulted

Auction 15 Index

Auction 15 Galleys

The items in this catalogue were sold at auction on Wednesday, February 16, 2005, 3:00 p.m., in San Francisco at the Joseph & Mildred Rolph Moore Gallery at The Society of California Pioneers, 300 Fourth Street (corner Folsom Street).

EXHIBITION
Sunday, February 13, 2005, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Monday, February 14, 2005, 9 a.m.-6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, February 15, 2005, 9 a.m.-7 p.m.
Wednesday, February 16, 2005, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.

Dorothy Sloan, Texas Auctioneers License #10210.


Our Auction 14 was conducted the same day, at 1:30 p.m.
Auction 14: Americana, with an emphasis on the Southwest & the Borderlands, especially Texas, California, and Mexico. The type of material offered includes rare books, manuscripts, autograph letters, maps, atlases, broadsides, and ephemera.


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You may find it useful to consult our Auction 15 Index to see which lot numbers deal with subjects of interest to you or your institution.

If you would like to view highlights from both of our auctions in the areas of manuscripts & autographs, photography, iconography, or cartography, use these links.


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