Great Americana Pow-Wow Auction (August 2020)

Auction Details

We sincerely hope everyone is enjoying their summer!

This auction marks the best material we've offered in a hot August sale in many years. The variety is outstanding, as is the quality of goods offered.

A glimpse at the many categories: Native American turquoise and silver jewelry, including the best squash blossom necklace we've ever seen, baskets, Kachinas, and rugs; California token collection; Fauver American and foreign counters and tokens; rare whiskey bottles; Masonic California token; beautiful drugstore carved wood frontispiece; Nevada rare documents; major pinback collection; baseball and boxing collectibles; gold specimens including some from the Goodshaw Mine at Bodie; American and foreign medals; Victorian furniture; fantastic array of western Art; original Buffalo Bill/Pawnee Bill posters; Large ore cars and incline cars from a major Nevada City mine; Dynamite and candle boxes; American souvenir plate collection (c1900-1920); music collectibles; toys and toy trains; postcard collections, directories, maps; railroad pass collection and references; antique firearms; badges; mining & railroad stocks; US coins; token dies; a rockshop section, mining artifacts and much more.

There is truly something for everybody!

Don't forget us when its time to sell. We average about 5000 registered bidders per sale, probably the most in America for an Americana sale! With buyers all over the globe, we get to everybody. We are always after great collections! ~Fred Holabird~

Auction Schedule

Day 1, August 27th, 2020:
Art (1001-1093)
Native Americana (1094-1325)
General Americana Part I (1326-1595)
Sports (1596-1604)
Toys (1605-1651)

Day 2, August 28th, 2020:
Philatelic - Postal History (2000-2087)
General Americana Part II (2088-2599)
Firearms & Weapons(2600-2624)

Day 3, August 29th, 2020:
Stocks & Bonds (3000-3125)
Numismatics (3126-3416)
Tokens (3417-3634)

Day 4, August 30th, 2020:
Minerals (4000-4042)
Mining (4043-4320)
Bargains & Dealer Specials PART I (4321-4611)

Day 5, August 31st, 2020:
Bargains & Dealer Specials PART II (5000-5641)

SHIPPING & HANDLING: Shipping is subject to a minimum charge of $19.00. Shipping and handling cannot be estimated prior to invoicing as it is based on the size and weight of your purchase. Additional shipping and handling costs, if required, will be re-invoiced for the balance due. Items are not shipped until the invoice is completely paid. Many buyers purchase a number of lots. Every effort will be made to include all lots in a single shipping charge calculated to cover the weight and size.SH...
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Weekday Bears Postcard Complete Set (7)  (118452)5630 - Weekday Bears Postcard Complete Set (7) (118452)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This nice grouping of postcards is copyrighted in 1907 by Wm. S. Heal, NY. Each card features a day of the week with bears completing daily tasks. The
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Estimates : 80.00 - 120.00
Sold to 9***6 for (50.00 + 11.00) x 1 = 61.00
 
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Western Cowboy Rodeos Postcards (45)  (118478)5631 - Western Cowboy Rodeos Postcards (45) (118478)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Fantastic grouping of cowboy postcards in a variety of western U.S. locations. Includes a collection of eleven postcards from the Great Western Round
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to d*******f for (110.00 + 27.50) x 1 = 137.50
 
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Women Cowboys Postcards Grouping (23)  (118450)5632 - Women Cowboys Postcards Grouping (23) (118450)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Nice group of postcards showcasing the women cowboys of the American Rodeo. These cowgirls performed at roundups and rodeos in the nineteen teens and
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (500.00 + 125.00) x 1 = 625.00
 
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Wyoming Cowboy Postcards (20)  (118463)5633 - Wyoming Cowboy Postcards (20) (118463)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Great grouping of cowboy postcards mainly from Cheyenne Frontier Days, the "Daddy of "em All." Nice group includes three cards featur...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (160.00 + 40.00) x 1 = 200.00
 
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Canceled US and Foreign Stamp Collection  (106364)5634 - Canceled US and Foreign Stamp Collection (106364)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Approx 5 lbs of canceled US and foreign stamps. Date: Country if not USA: State: City: Provenance:
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to d*******f for (15.00 + 3.75) x 1 = 18.75
 
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Wells Fargo Check Signed by Wadworth - Rare!  (110685)5635 - Wells Fargo Check Signed by Wadworth - Rare! (110685)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
$500 Check written to Post Master General payable out of Boise City National Bank in Boise City, Idaho Territory. Dated March 22, 1887. Signed by Wad
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 100.00
Sold to P*****8 for (30.00 + 7.50) x 1 = 37.50
 
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Downieville 1858 Postal Cover & Post Office Receipt  (107818)5636 - Downieville 1858 Postal Cover & Post Office Receipt (107818)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 2. 1) Cover addressed to George S. Hill in Proctorville, Vermont. Downieville cancel. Reverse has notation from July 10th, (18)58 that Sam. H.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 200.00
Sold to d*******f for (75.00 + 18.75) x 1 = 93.75
 
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Pacific Union Express Co. Wine Related Cover  (110686)5637 - Pacific Union Express Co. Wine Related Cover (110686)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Sent from Napa Wine Country in California to Wine Country in North Carolina. Addressed C. M. Hitchcock, Murphy, Cherokee County, NC. Date: c1890 Co
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Start Price : 30.00 | Estimates : 60.00 - 90.00
 
 
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Yosemite Wawona Hotel Original Letter, Cover and Post Card  (110689)5638 - Yosemite Wawona Hotel Original Letter, Cover and Post Card (110689)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Letter on Wawona Hotel Stationary, handwritten, two pages, dated Aug. 18, 1930. Cover with 2 cent stamp on Wawona Hotel Envelope. Blank post card &...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 150.00
Sold to c********r.. for (35.00 + 8.75) x 1 = 43.75
 
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WW II V-Mail Service Covers Sent to Fernley, Nevada  (113633)5639 - WW II V-Mail Service Covers Sent to Fernley, Nevada (113633)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 24. All sent to Sidney L. Aikens to his wife in Fernley, Nevada, 1943-1944. Covers are 3.75 x 4.5" On June 15, 1942, the Post Office Dep...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 70.00
Sold to d*******f for (30.00 + 7.50) x 1 = 37.50
 
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