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2014.027.015.001 - California's Horse Racing Industries -- An Economic Analysis: A Report by Stanford Research Institute, December 1965. Menlo Park, California. Prepared for the California Horse Racing Board. SRI Project I - 5329. The location is Bay Meadows collection, box 15, item 1

California's Horse Racing Industries -- An Economic Analysis: A Report by Stanford Research Institute, December 1965. Menlo Park, California. Prepared for the California Horse Racing Board. SRI Project I - 5329. The location is Bay Meadows collection, box 15, item 1

2014.027.015.002A - California Jockey Club and Bay Meadows Company: Public Offering of 875,000 Shares of Paired Common Stock Effective December 18, 1986. Closing Date December 24, 1986. Volume I The location is Bay Meadows collection, box 15, item 2

California Jockey Club and Bay Meadows Company: Public Offering of 875,000 Shares of Paired Common Stock Effective December 18, 1986. Closing Date December 24, 1986. Volume I The location is Bay Meadows collection, box 15, item 2

2014.027.015.002B - California Jockey Club and Bay Meadows Company: Public Offering of 875,000 Shares of Paired Common Stock Effective December 18, 1986. Closing Date December 24, 1986. Volume II The location is Bay Meadows collection, box 15, item 3.

California Jockey Club and Bay Meadows Company: Public Offering of 875,000 Shares of Paired Common Stock Effective December 18, 1986. Closing Date December 24, 1986. Volume II The location is Bay Meadows collection, box 15, item 3.

Image of 2017.008.032 - Japan: The Pocket Guide

2017.008.032 - Japan: The Pocket Guide

Japan: The Pocket Guide by Japan Travel Bureau, 1947. Book in red with gold printed text in the top middle that reads "JAPAN / The Pocket Guide". Includes general information about Japan, its geography, history, government structure, education, religions, products, sports, culture, cities, tourist areas, maps and illustrations.

Image of 2017.008.140 - Chicken Soup for the Soul: Celebrating Mothers & Daughters

2017.008.140 - Chicken Soup for the Soul: Celebrating Mothers & Daughters

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Celebrating Mothers & Daughters by Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen, Dorothy Firman, Julie Firman, and Frances Firman Salorio, 2007. This book is a collection of stories written by women and daughters of the lessons, moments, and the times shared with their loved ones. Includes acknowledgement page, an intro, chapters seperated with various shared stories from women (including a story by JoAnn Semones on page 78); signed by all five of the authors.

Image of 2017.008.102 - U.S. Coast Guard Beach Patrol

2017.008.102 - U.S. Coast Guard Beach Patrol

U.S. Coast Guard Beach Patrol, 12th Naval District, c. 1940s. This book is a collection of images and information regarding the Coast Guard Beach Patrol Station "H" 12th Naval District. Includes: a foreward page; images; soldier rosters, and a biographies on both the commander and liutenant of the Coast Guard Twelfth Naval District.

Image of 2017.008.035 - Japanese Things: Being Notes on Various Subjects Connected with Japan

2017.008.035 - Japanese Things: Being Notes on Various Subjects Connected with Japan

Japanese Things: Being Notes on Various Subjects Connected with Japan by Basil Hall Chamberlain, 1971. This book is a reference book regarding Japan, their culture, their history, and other subjects.

Image of 2017.008.164 - The Year You Were Born

2017.008.164 - The Year You Were Born

The Year You Were Born, New England Mutual Life Insurance Company, 1961. This booklet was used for people to look back on all of the years of accomplishments and highlights during when they were born. Includes: achievements, famous people, the name of the president that year, population, highlights of the year, and black and white photographs of events and people. Also includes JoAnn Semones' name written in ink under "Famous People" on the page on the year 1945.

Image of 2017.008.167 - Examination of Conscience for Boys and Girls

2017.008.167 - Examination of Conscience for Boys and Girls

Examination of Conscience for Boys and Girls by A.J. Wilwerding, S.J., 1927. This booklet was used by JoAnn Semones during her youth. Includes: information on the ten commandments, common sins, act of contrition, and penance prayers.

Image of 2017.008.168 - Stations of the Cross for Children

2017.008.168 - Stations of the Cross for Children

Stations of the Cross for Children by A Religious of the Cenacle, 1936. This book was used by JoAnn Semones in her youth with information on the different stations of the cross. Includes: a foreward by Paul L. Blakely, a prayer, stations of the cross text information with black and white images.