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    • Swett's grape juice [realia].

    • Advertising.; Branding (Marketing).; Local history -- Contra Costa County (Calif.).; Martinez (Calif.).; Swett, John, 1830-1913.;
    • Fruit box picture from John Swett’s ranch. Rectangular advertising image of a young woman surrounded by green grape vine leaves and red grapes with the caption “Swett’s grape juice made from mountain grapes -- refreshingly tart and high flavored....
    • District badge fair [realia].

    • Fairs -- Contra Costa County (Calif.).; Local history -- Contra Costa County (Calif.).;
    • Badge from a 1900 district fair. On the white rectangular enamel (?) medallion framed by gold metal, the word “MEMBER”. On the fabric ribbon below the medallion, the words “DISTRICT FAIR CONCORD, CAL. SEPT 18-23, 1900” in gold. Beige fabric bow...
    • Iron shrapnel [realia].

    • Navy-yards and naval stations -- California -- Concord.; Navy-yards and naval stations -- California -- Port Chicago.; Local history -- Contra Costa County (Calif.).; Contra Costa County (Calif.).;
    • Twisted, irregularly-shaped iron shrapnel from the Port Chicago explosion, the largest World War II disaster in the United States. The shrapnel was found one and a half miles southeast of the location of the explosion which occurred on July 17,...
    • Sub-hemispherical bowl [realia].

    • Contra Costa County (Calif.).; Local history -- Contra Costa County (Calif.).; Patwin Indians.; Indians of North America -- California.;
    • Patwin Indian basket, sub-hemispherical bowl, redbud on three rod foundation, 19th century. “The Patwin occupied the territory west of the Sacramento River, to the foothills of the Coast Range in the west and to San Pablo and Suisun bays in the...
    • Mining map [cartographic material].

    • Contra Costa County (Calif.).; Local history -- Contra Costa County (Calif.).; Maps -- 1840-1850.; Mines and mineral resources -- California.;
    • “Mining map of California 1850, Map of the Mining District of California by Wm. A. Jackson”. The legend (“Explanation”) includes symbols for: “City or Town, Ranch, Workings for Gold, Indian Villages”. The area of the map includes a section of...
    • Clayton Library [electronic resource].

    • Clayton (Calif.) -- History -- Photographs.; Library buildings -- History -- Clayton (Calif.) -- Photographs.; Local history -- Contra Costa County (Calif.) -- Photographs.;
    • Clayton Library Chronology: Clayton Branch of AAUW takes on project “Build a Library for the Clayton Community” (March 1989). City of Clayton pledges $1.4 million for building (1991). California State Library awards $2.8 million of California...
    • Orinda Library [electronic resource].

    • Orinda (Calif.) -- History -- Photographs.; Library buildings -- History -- Orinda (Calif.) -- Photographs.; Local history -- Contra Costa County (Calif.) -- Photographs.;
    • Orinda Library Chronology: County Library opens deposit station with a small book collection located at the Orinda Park School (1914). Orinda Library moves to a 4x4 foot bookcase in the Orinda Store (1925). Library moves into combination fire...
    • Pittsburg Library [electronic resource].

    • Pittsburg (Calif.) -- History -- Photographs.; Library buildings -- History -- Pittsburg (Calif.) -- Photographs.; Local history -- Contra Costa County (Calif.) -- Photographs.;
    • Pittsburg Library Chronology: Sumner Crosby, former State Assemblyman from the 47th District donates 584 books to town; town places books upstairs in the firehouse, and puts Mrs. Theresa Minaker in charge (1913). County Library establishes...
    • Arizona cowboy [art reproduction]

    • Art, American -- 19th Century.; Art, American -- 20th Century.; Art, American -- West (U.S.).; Art, Modern -- 19th century -- United States.; West (U.S.) -- In art.; Remington, Frederick, 1861-1909.;
    • In 1995 The Dean and Margaret Lesher Foundation donated 24 bronze sculptures to the Contra Costa County Library System. The Foundation was bequeathed an extensive artwork collection from the late Dean Lesher. Mr. Lesher was an avid collector of...
    • Outlaw [art reproduction].

    • Art, American -- 19th Century.; Art, American -- 20th Century.; Art, American -- West (U.S.).; Art, Modern -- 19th century -- United States.; Remington, Frederick, 1861-1909.;
    • In 1995 The Dean and Margaret Lesher Foundation donated 24 bronze sculptures to the Contra Costa County Library System. The Foundation was bequeathed an extensive artwork collection from the late Dean Lesher. Mr. Lesher was an avid collector of...
    • Faces of a proud people [art reproduction].

    • Art, American -- 19th Century.; Art, American -- 20th Century.; Art, American -- West (U.S.).; Art, Modern -- 19th century -- United States.;
    • In 1995 The Dean and Margaret Lesher Foundation donated 24 bronze sculptures to the Contra Costa County Library System. The Foundation was bequeathed an extensive artwork collection from the late Dean Lesher. Mr. Lesher was an avid collector of...
    • Wounded bunkie #12 [art reproduction].

    • Art, American -- 19th Century.; Art, American -- 20th Century.; Art, American -- West (U.S.).; Art, Modern -- 19th century -- United States.; Remington, Frederick, 1861-1909.;
    • In 1995 The Dean and Margaret Lesher Foundation donated 24 bronze sculptures to the Contra Costa County Library System. The Foundation was bequeathed an extensive artwork collection from the late Dean Lesher. Mr. Lesher was an avid collector of...
    • Mountain man [realia].

    • Art, American -- 19th Century.; Art, American -- 20th Century.; Art, American -- West (U.S.).; Art, Modern -- 19th century -- United States.; West (U.S.) -- In art.; Remington, Frederick, 1861-1909.;
    • In 1995 The Dean and Margaret Lesher Foundation donated 24 bronze sculptures to the Contra Costa County Library System. The Foundation was bequeathed an extensive artwork collection from the late Dean Lesher. Mr. Lesher was an avid collector of...
    • Rattlesnake [realia].

    • Art, American -- 19th Century.; Art, American -- 20th Century.; Art, American -- West (U.S.).; Art, Modern -- 19th century -- United States.; West (U.S.) -- In art.; Remington, Frederick, 1861-1909.;
    • In 1995 The Dean and Margaret Lesher Foundation donated 24 bronze sculptures to the Contra Costa County Library System. The Foundation was bequeathed an extensive artwork collection from the late Dean Lesher. Mr. Lesher was an avid collector of...
    • Fighting elks [art reproduction].

    • Art, American -- 19th Century.; Art, American -- 20th Century.; Art, American -- West (U.S.).; Art, Modern -- 19th century -- United States.; Remington, Frederick, 1861-1909.;
    • In 1995 The Dean and Margaret Lesher Foundation donated 24 bronze sculptures to the Contra Costa County Library System. The Foundation was bequeathed an extensive artwork collection from the late Dean Lesher. Mr. Lesher was an avid collector of...
    • Standing bear [art reproduction].

    • Art, American -- 19th Century.; Art, American -- 20th Century.; Art, American -- West (U.S.).; Art, Modern -- 19th century -- United States.;
    • In 1995 The Dean and Margaret Lesher Foundation donated 24 bronze sculptures to the Contra Costa County Library System. The Foundation was bequeathed an extensive artwork collection from the late Dean Lesher. Mr. Lesher was an avid collector of...
    • Indian on horse with bow and arrow [art reproduction].

    • Art, American -- 19th Century.; Art, American -- 20th Century.; Art, American -- West (U.S.).; Art, Modern -- 19th century -- United States.;
    • In 1995 The Dean and Margaret Lesher Foundation donated 24 bronze sculptures to the Contra Costa County Library System. The Foundation was bequeathed an extensive artwork collection from the late Dean Lesher. Mr. Lesher was an avid collector of...
    • Indian on horse [art reproduction].

    • Remington, Frederick, 1861-1909.;
    • In 1995 The Dean and Margaret Lesher Foundation donated 24 bronze sculptures to the Contra Costa County Library System. The Foundation was bequeathed an extensive artwork collection from the late Dean Lesher. Mr. Lesher was an avid collector of...
    • American eagle [art reproduction].

    • Art, American -- 19th Century.; Art, American -- 20th Century.; Art, American -- West (U.S.).; Art, Modern -- 19th century -- United States.; West (U.S.) -- In art.;
    • In 1995 The Dean and Margaret Lesher Foundation donated 24 bronze sculptures to the Contra Costa County Library System. The Foundation was bequeathed an extensive artwork collection from the late Dean Lesher. Mr. Lesher was an avid collector of...
    • Wicked pony [art reproduction].

    • Art, American -- 19th Century.; Art, American -- 20th Century.; Art, American -- West (U.S.).; Art, Modern -- 19th century -- United States.; Remington, Frederick, 1861-1909.; West (U.S.) -- In art.;
    • In 1995 The Dean and Margaret Lesher Foundation donated 24 bronze sculptures to the Contra Costa County Library System. The Foundation was bequeathed an extensive artwork collection from the late Dean Lesher. Mr. Lesher was an avid collector of...
    • Buffalo signal [art reproduction].

    • Art, American -- 19th Century.; Art, American -- 20th Century.; Art, American -- West (U.S.).; Art, Modern -- 19th century -- United States.; Remington, Frederick, 1861-1909.; West (U.S.) -- In art.;
    • In 1995 The Dean and Margaret Lesher Foundation donated 24 bronze sculptures to the Contra Costa County Library System. The Foundation was bequeathed an extensive artwork collection from the late Dean Lesher. Mr. Lesher was an avid collector of...
    • Wooly chaps [art reproduction].

    • Art, American -- 19th Century.; Art, American -- 20th Century.; Art, American -- West (U.S.).; Art, Modern -- 19th century -- United States.; Remington, Frederick, 1861-1909.; West (U.S.) -- In art.;
    • In 1995 The Dean and Margaret Lesher Foundation donated 24 bronze sculptures to the Contra Costa County Library System. The Foundation was bequeathed an extensive artwork collection from the late Dean Lesher. Mr. Lesher was an avid collector of...
    • Uncommon valor was a common virtue [art reproduction].

    • Rule, Gallagher.; Art, American -- 19th Century.; Art, American -- 20th Century.; Art, American -- West (U.S.).; Art, Modern -- 19th century -- United States.; West (U.S.) -- In art.
    • In 1995 The Dean and Margaret Lesher Foundation donated 24 bronze sculptures to the Contra Costa County Library System. The Foundation was bequeathed an extensive artwork collection from the late Dean Lesher. Mr. Lesher was an avid collector of...
    • Horse thief [art reproduction].

    • Art, American -- 19th Century.; Art, American -- 20th Century.; Art, American -- West (U.S.).; Art, Modern -- 19th century -- United States.; Remington, Frederick, 1861-1909.; West (U.S.) -- In art.;
    • In 1995 The Dean and Margaret Lesher Foundation donated 24 bronze sculptures to the Contra Costa County Library System. The Foundation was bequeathed an extensive artwork collection from the late Dean Lesher. Mr. Lesher was an avid collector of...
    • When you gotta ride [art reproduction].

    • Art, American -- 19th Century.; Art, American -- 20th Century.; Art, American -- West (U.S.).; Art, Modern -- 19th century -- United States.; West (U.S.) -- In art.; Navarro, Chris, 1956-;
    • In 1995 The Dean and Margaret Lesher Foundation donated 24 bronze sculptures to the Contra Costa County Library System. The Foundation was bequeathed an extensive artwork collection from the late Dean Lesher. Mr. Lesher was an avid collector of...
    • The horse thief [art reproduction].

    • Art, American -- 19th Century.; Art, American -- 20th Century.; Art, American -- West (U.S.).; Art, Modern -- 19th century -- United States.; Remington, Frederick, 1861-1909.; West (U.S.) -- In art.;
    • In 1995 The Dean and Margaret Lesher Foundation donated 24 bronze sculptures to the Contra Costa County Library System. The Foundation was bequeathed an extensive artwork collection from the late Dean Lesher. Mr. Lesher was an avid collector of...
    • Norther [art reproduction].

    • Art, American -- 19th Century.; Art, American -- 20th Century.; Art, American -- West (U.S.).; Art, Modern -- 19th century -- United States.; Remington, Frederick, 1861-1909.; West (U.S.) -- In art.;
    • In 1995 The Dean and Margaret Lesher Foundation donated 24 bronze sculptures to the Contra Costa County Library System. The Foundation was bequeathed an extensive artwork collection from the late Dean Lesher. Mr. Lesher was an avid collector of...
    • Bronco buster [realia].

    • Art, American -- 19th Century.; Art, American -- 20th Century.; Art, American -- West (U.S.).; Art, Modern -- 19th century -- United States.;
    • In 1995 The Dean and Margaret Lesher Foundation donated 24 bronze sculptures to the Contra Costa County Library System. The Foundation was bequeathed an extensive artwork collection from the late Dean Lesher. Mr. Lesher was an avid collector of...

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