"Marvels of the West" 2024 January Auction

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Welcome to Holabird's 4 Day Auction
Thursday and Friday will be Timed Auctions.
Saturday and Sunday will be Live.

DAY 1:
Art (1000-1028)7
Native Americana (1028-1036)7
General Collectibles (1037-1103)8
Bottles (1104-1179)9
Tobacciana & General Store (1180-1190)10
Furnishings & 3D Items (1191-1197)10
Tools & Firearms (1198-1208)10
Military (1209-1217)11
Various Categories - Political, Music, Maps, Books, Sports, etc (1218-1375)11
Ephemera (1376-1449)14

DAY 2:
Numismatics (2000-2055)15
Mining (2056-2122)16
Stocks & Bonds (2123-2486)17
Transportation & RR (2487-2526)24
Philatelic (2527-2560)25

DAY 3:
Native Americana (3000-3097)26
Books (3098-3140)39
Maps (3140-3151)43
Photography (3152-3205)43
Ephemera (3206-3301)47
Bottles (3302-3569)54
General Collectibles (3570-3608)74
Art (3609-3643)77
Collectibles & Jewelry (3644-3657)81
Misc., Badges, Cowboy (3658-3673)81
Firearms & Military (3674-3716)82

DAY 4:
Minerals (4000-4027)88
Mining (4028-4084)92
Numismatic (4085-4140)97
Tokens (4141-4160)101
Philatelic & Postal History (4161-4183)103
Stocks & Bonds (4187-4445)105
Transportation, Including
Railroadiana (4446-4601)124
Sports & Toys (4602-4616)134

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Butterscotch Jade Bracelet    [172276]3648 - Butterscotch Jade Bracelet [172276]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Large 1" thick and 3" diameter butterscotch colored jade bracelet from China. In mint condition. Please see photos for more details. Dat...
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimate : 300.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Butterscotch Jade Bracelet from China   [172277]3649 - Butterscotch Jade Bracelet from China [172277]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Large .5" thick and 3" diameter butterscotch colored jade bracelet from China. In mint condition. Please see photos for more details. Da...
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimate : 300.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Chinese Green Jade Bracelet   [172272]3650 - Chinese Green Jade Bracelet [172272]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Pale green jade bracelet from China. It measures 3" in diameter and is in new condition, with gift box. Please see photos for more details. D...
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimate : 300.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Chinese Jade Bracelet (Gray)   [172271]3651 - Chinese Jade Bracelet (Gray) [172271]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
A grayish jade bracelet from China. It measures 3" in diameter and is in new condition, with gift box. Please see photos for more details. Da...
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimate : 300.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Chinese Jade Bracelet   [172270]3652 - Chinese Jade Bracelet [172270]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Pale green jade bracelet from China. It measures 3" in diameter and is in new condition, with gift box. Please see photos for more details. D...
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimate : 300.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Gray Chinese Jade Bracelet   [172273]3653 - Gray Chinese Jade Bracelet [172273]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Pale gray jade bracelet from China. It measures 3" in diameter and is in new condition, with gift box. Please see photos for more details. Da...
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimate : 300.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Jade Bracelet in Butterscotch Color   [172278]3654 - Jade Bracelet in Butterscotch Color [172278]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Large .5" thick and 3" diameter butterscotch colored jade bracelet from China. In mint condition. Please see photos for more details. Da...
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimate : 300.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Jewelry Assortment & Fisher Space Pen (4)   [172275]3655 - Jewelry Assortment & Fisher Space Pen (4) [172275]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Includes a Fisher Space Pen, an Isabella Chinese leather strap man's watch, cufflinks & studs with military jet design and an unidentified ...
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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French Vanity Mirror & Perfume Station   [174141]3656 - French Vanity Mirror & Perfume Station [174141]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
A French made perfume stand with mirror, made from brass, with two perfume decanters. Piece measures 6"x 6", with a small mirror that meas...
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Perfume Station (26 pieces)   [174142]3657 - Perfume Station (26 pieces) [174142]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
A double perfume station with eight (8) small perfume decanters for a variety of fragrances. Each holder measures 3"x 5" and contain four ...
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimate : 300.00 - 600.00
 
 
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14K Klondike Gold Headed Walking Stick   [154836]3658 - 14K Klondike Gold Headed Walking Stick [154836]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Very fancy walking stick with leather case and book about the family who owned it. The cane measures 35.5", with a 4" curved gold handle. ...
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Estimate : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to e********z.. for (5,000.00 + 1,250.00BP) = 6,250.00
 
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Ivory Fist Cane   [154823]3659 - Ivory Fist Cane [154823]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This 33.5" cane has an ivory or bone grip in the shape of a clinched fist, which in some circles, unions or fraternal organizations, signifies ...
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Adams Express Company Coat, Vest & Hat (3)   [174133]3660 - Adams Express Company Coat, Vest & Hat (3) [174133]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Adams Express outfit, including coat, vest, tie and conductor's style hat. Hat retains its original tin litho label on the front that was made b...
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Estimate : 600.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to o********r.. for (350.00 + 87.50BP) = 437.50
 
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Colorado Button Hook Collection (72)   [140315]3661 - Colorado Button Hook Collection (72) [140315]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
72 Colorado button hooks. c. 1870-1910. 16 folding, 56 die struck. Greeley, Boulder, Leadville, Laveta, Denver, Colorado Springs, Cripple Creek, Montr
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to M*********n for (120.00 + 30.00BP) = 150.00
 
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Harding/Coolidge Pins & Lincoln Buttons   [174207]3662 - Harding/Coolidge Pins & Lincoln Buttons [174207]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Seven blue & gold Harding/Coolidge pinbacks with pictorial elephants; each 19 mm. Also five brass buttons with the portrait of Abraham Lincoln, ...
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Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (65.00 + 0.00BP) = 65.00
 
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Vintage Ribbons & Medals   [174572]3663 - Vintage Ribbons & Medals [174572]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of eleven vintage ribbons and medals: 1) 1909 Visit of Honorary Commercial Commissioners of Japan, Omaha; 2) 1899 Second Annual Excursion of the S
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Estimate : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to d*******f for (350.00 + 0.00BP) = 350.00
 
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California Chauffeur Badges   [174570]3664 - California Chauffeur Badges [174570]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of three white metal pinback badges: 1) Registered / Chauffeur / 15002 / California 1918; 48 x 28 mm. 2) 1934-1935 / Chauffeur / 9421 / California
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Estimate : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (60.00 + 0.00BP) = 60.00
 
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Vintage Souvenir Badges   [174571]3665 - Vintage Souvenir Badges [174571]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of ten vintage souvenir badges: 1) 1895 Louisville Kentucky Grand Army of the Republic; 2) 1898 Souvenir Battleship Maine Destroyed at Havana (wit
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Estimate : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (130.00 + 0.00BP) = 130.00
 
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Storey County, NV Sheriff Badge   [174010]3666 - Storey County, NV Sheriff Badge [174010]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Silver appearing Storey County/Sheriff/Nevada 2 level badge. We do not know, or can confirm, if this is a privately made badge. The oldest online refe
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Estimate : 300.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (200.00 + 0.00BP) = 200.00
 
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R R Gold Horseshoe Badge   [174004]3667 - R R Gold Horseshoe Badge [174004]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Unusual 14k gold on Sterling Silver 6 point star with gold horseshoe, R R and 107. We were unable to identify the origin of this badge. 2", mis...
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Estimate : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (375.00 + 0.00BP) = 375.00
 
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Levi Strauss & Co. Belt Buckle   [175183]3668 - Levi Strauss & Co. Belt Buckle [175183]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Brass belt buckle 3 x 2 inches. Levi Strauss & Co. / San Francisco, Cal. / Original Riveted / Quality Clothing / Patented May 20 1873 / Trade Ma...
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Estimate : 60.00 - 100.00
Sold to r******g for (100.00 + 25.00BP) = 125.00
 
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Mollie Brown (Trick Rider) Presentation Medal  1800s   [173956]3669 - Mollie Brown (Trick Rider) Presentation Medal 1800s [173956]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This is a presentation medal to Mollie Brown (Not that one), who became world renowned as a bareback trick rider. _x000D_ Mollie debuted with her own
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Start Price : 250.00 | Estimate : 500.00 - 1,000.00
 
 
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H.H. Heiser Model 752 Holster & Belt   [154841]3670 - H.H. Heiser Model 752 Holster & Belt [154841]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
H.H. Heiser Model 752 holster and belt rig. Holster measures about 8" in length and I've seen it for Smith & Wesson revolvers on variou...
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Estimate : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to w**********e for (250.00 + 62.50BP) = 312.50
 
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Montana Saddlery Ephemera Group   [175206]3671 - Montana Saddlery Ephemera Group [175206]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
About 16 pieces of Fort Benton, Montana saddlery ephemera, c. 1881-1925. Mostly billhead and letterheads, some pictorial. A few business cards. City
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 120.00 - 200.00
Sold to 1**9 for (80.00 + 20.00BP) = 100.00
 
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Marks and Brands of Montana Territory, 1884   [175016]3672 - Marks and Brands of Montana Territory, 1884 [175016]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Rare, Annual Report of the Auditor and Treasurer of the Territory of Montana, for the Fiscal Year 1883. Marks and Brands. 98pp with index and lots of
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to 1**9 for (1,500.00 + 375.00BP) = 1,875.00
 
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Fourth of July 1922 Rodeo Program   [154819]3673 - Fourth of July 1922 Rodeo Program [154819]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
A 14.5"x 18" framed program for the Camas Prairie Cowboy Convention in Ukiah, Oregon to be held on July 3 & 4, 1922 in Ukiah, Oregon. ...
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Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to C*****t for (50.00 + 12.50BP) = 62.50
 
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Speer Bullets Advertising Display   [175237]3674 - Speer Bullets Advertising Display [175237]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Bullet display for Speer Bullets, circa 1969. The framed display measures 11"x 21" and is in near new condition. Great for gun enthusiasts...
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Estimate : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to r******g for (160.00 + 40.00BP) = 200.00
 
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Custom Holster for .38 cal. Short Barrelled Smith & Wesson   [164097]3675 - Custom Holster for .38 cal. Short Barrelled Smith & Wesson [164097]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This commercially built holster was built for a short barrelled S&W however, now is rigged for a right-hand under the (Lt) arm concealed carry. ...
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Estimate : 120.00 - 200.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (60.00 + 0.00BP) = 60.00
 
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12 gauge Shotgun Roll Crimp Tools    [168246]3676 - 12 gauge Shotgun Roll Crimp Tools [168246]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This set contains two bench mounted roll crimp tools for 12 ga. shotgun. These are early 1880's style reloading tools that predate the Mec relo...
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Two Canvas Magazine Pouches for Colt 1911  c.1918   [154161]3677 - Two Canvas Magazine Pouches for Colt 1911 c.1918 [154161]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This lot has two canvas double magazine pouches for the Colt model 1911 pistol. One is made by "L.C.C. & Co. /1918" unissued condition...
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Estimate : 120.00 - 200.00
Sold to d*******f for (60.00 + 0.00BP) = 60.00
 
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Firearms Library    [164099]3678 - Firearms Library [164099]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Great Weapons of World War 2, hardcover with torn DJ by Kirk and Young, 1961, pp.347. Smith & Wesson Hand Guns, hardcover by McHenry & Roper...
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Estimate : 160.00 - 200.00
Sold to 3***6 for (80.00 + 20.00BP) = 100.00
 
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Winchester Demo Broadside   [154821]3679 - Winchester Demo Broadside [154821]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Broadside advertising a combination trick shooting and Winchester gun demonstration by world famous trick shooters Ernie & Dot Lind. The framed...
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Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to d*******f for (35.00 + 0.00BP) = 35.00
 
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Colt Model 1848 Baby Dragoon c.1847   [154142]3680 - Colt Model 1848 Baby Dragoon c.1847 [154142]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This little pistol by Colt is the Pocket Model of 1848, AKA the Baby Bragoon, S/N 9331 presented on the frame, barrel lug, trigger guard, butt plate,
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Estimate : 5,600.00 - 7,000.00
Sold to S******1 for (2,800.00 + 700.00BP) = 3,500.00
 
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Colt Walker Pistol by A.S.M.   [164095]3681 - Colt Walker Pistol by A.S.M. [164095]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This Colt Walker reproduction is a .44 cal. made by A.S.M. (Armi San Markos) S/N 76629. 15.5 in. overall length. 98% bluing intact, never fired. Some
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Estimate : 250.00 - 350.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (250.00 + 0.00BP) = 250.00
 
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Model 1842 Contract Pistol by Henry Aston &Co.   [152580]3682 - Model 1842 Contract Pistol by Henry Aston &Co. [152580]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This is an 1842 U.S. Ordinance contract pistol at .60 cal. made by Henry Aston of Middletown, Conn. It has a date of 1851 on the lock-plate indicating
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Start Price : 900.00 | Estimate : 1,800.00 - 3,000.00
 
 
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Pinfire Pocket Pistols 7mm C.1870's   [164098]3683 - Pinfire Pocket Pistols 7mm C.1870's [164098]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This lot has two matching pocket pistols. The caliber is .280/ 7 mm on 3.375 in./ 86 mm length barrels. There are no maker's marks or serial num...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 500.00 - 700.00
Sold to d*******f for (250.00 + 0.00BP) = 250.00
 
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Remington Model 1858 Reproduction Pistol .44 cal. by A.S.M.   [164096]3684 - Remington Model 1858 Reproduction Pistol .44 cal. by A.S.M. [164096]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This is a Remington model 1858 made by A.S.M. in .44 caliber. "A.S.M." (Armi San Markos) and "PN" proof marks on the farme and u...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to m*********4 for (120.00 + 30.00BP) = 150.00
 
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Remington model 1863 Pocket Revolver Conversion Factory Engraved Rimfire .31 cal.   [164092]3685 - Remington model 1863 Pocket Revolver Conversion Factory Engraved Rimfire .31 cal. [164092]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This pocket revolver is known as the Remington New Model Pocket revolver of 1863. It is a .31 caliber with a five shot cylinder that has been converte
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Start Price : 1,900.00 | Estimate : 3,800.00 - 5,000.00
 
 
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A History of the Civil War 1861-1865.   [172187]3686 - A History of the Civil War 1861-1865. [172187]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Vol. 3-15 by Benson J. Lossing LLD. and The War Memorial Assoc. of New Yor. illustrated history of the Civil War, with Brady war photographs (reprod
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to b*********7 for (100.00 + 25.00BP) = 125.00
 
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Battles of the Civil War by Wilson, @ Vols   [174490]3687 - Battles of the Civil War by Wilson, @ Vols [174490]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
1878, Battles of the Civil War by John Laird Wilson. Covers naval and land battles with biographies of the principal commanders and numerous steel eng
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Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to d*******f for (100.00 + 0.00BP) = 100.00
 
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Boots and Saddles by Custer   [174613]3688 - Boots and Saddles by Custer [174613]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
1885 Boots and Saddles by Elizabeth B Custer, wife of George Armstrong Custer. Includes chapters on The Sioux, literature, garrison life, anxiety and
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to s********o.. for (100.00 + 25.00BP) = 125.00
 
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Civil War 1st Lieutenant Photo   [174335]3689 - Civil War 1st Lieutenant Photo [174335]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Photo of 1st Lieutenant Chas W Fisk, possibly from Michigan. 4x2.25". Adhesive documentary stamp on verso.
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Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to d*******9 for (110.00 + 27.50BP) = 137.50
 
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Civil War Book Trio   [174302]3690 - Civil War Book Trio [174302]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Women of the War;Heroism and Self-Sacrifice by Moore-596pp, both boards detaching, some foxing. 1863 Report of the Joint Committee of the Conduct of t
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimate : 300.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Civil War Era Ephemera   [172189]3691 - Civil War Era Ephemera [172189]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 16. Some items are dated pre or post Civil War, the majority are Civil War docs. Eight vouchers, Butte County Poll Tax Receipt(1863), Our
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 500.00 - 800.00
Sold to s********v.. for (250.00 + 62.50BP) = 312.50
 
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New York Tribune Covering the Civil War 1862 (58 Issues)   [125077]3692 - New York Tribune Covering the Civil War 1862 (58 Issues) [125077]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This is a collection of New York Tribune daily issues pertaining to the Civil War between Jan 1, 1862 to May 30, 1862 for a total of 58 issues. Forty-
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to d*******f for (500.00 + 0.00BP) = 500.00
 
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Partisan Life with Col. John S Mosby By Scott   [174424]3693 - Partisan Life with Col. John S Mosby By Scott [174424]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Rare 1867 Partisan Life with Col John S Mosby by Major John Scott, who wrote the Partisan Ranger Law on March 27, 1862. The intent of the Partisan Ran
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to p********n for (150.00 + 37.50BP) = 187.50
 
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Personal Memoirs of P H Sheridan, 2 Volumes   [174301]3694 - Personal Memoirs of P H Sheridan, 2 Volumes [174301]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
1888 Personal Memoirs of P H Sherman, General US Army. Attractive bindings. Front board detaching on both vols, back board detaching on vol 2. "...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (130.00 + 0.00BP) = 130.00
 
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Personal Memoirs of U S Grant, 2 Volumes   [174303]3695 - Personal Memoirs of U S Grant, 2 Volumes [174303]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
1885 Personal Memoirs of U S Grant, 2 volumes. Volume 1 front board detaching. "Ulysses S. Grant was an American military officer and politicia...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (110.00 + 0.00BP) = 110.00
 
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Entrenching Tool with Nylon carry Pouch c.1970   [154162]3696 - Entrenching Tool with Nylon carry Pouch c.1970 [154162]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This is an entrenching tool from the Vietnam era. The tool is made by Ames and the nylon carry case is made by ETC. "CARRIER, INTRENCHING TOOL,...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 120.00 - 200.00
Sold to S********e for (40.00 + 10.00BP) = 50.00
 
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Pre And Post Spanish American War Era Ephemera   [172192]3697 - Pre And Post Spanish American War Era Ephemera [172192]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 7. .Cut out of the U.S.S. Maine w/"Remember The Maine". One of America's first battleships, which blew up in Havana Harbor F...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 450.00
Sold to d*******f for (60.00 + 0.00BP) = 60.00
 
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