Million Dollar Auction

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Six day Auction, September 25, 26, 27 and October 2, 3, 4, 2015.
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Seven Postcards of an Old Prairie-schooner and Stagecoach1150 - Seven Postcards of an Old Prairie-schooner and Stagecoach
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Several different views of same image at Sutters Fort, Sacramento. One is blue toned. Three are same view, in color. One is postmarked 1908. Another s
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 90.00 - 180.00
Sold to i*********1 for (30.00 + 6.90) x 1 = 36.90
 
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Mt. Shasta Stagecoach Postcards1151 - Mt. Shasta Stagecoach Postcards
Holabird Western Americana Collections
One older RPC shows a stagecoach, written on it: Whitechurch Driver main St. Shasta Cal. Another card is stamped Weaverville Stage at Redding, Cal. Ha
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to i*********1 for (50.00 + 11.50) x 1 = 61.50
 
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Two Sierra City B/W Stagecoach Postcards1152 - Two Sierra City B/W Stagecoach Postcards
Holabird Western Americana Collections
1) Wells Fargo Bldg. 2) Old Webber Lake Stage Wagon. (Prag Collection) City: Sierra City State: California Date: HWAC#: : 30724
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
 
 
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Six Volcano and Tuolumne County Stage Postcards1153 - Six Volcano and Tuolumne County Stage Postcards
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Two RPC's, different views of "A 5 Horse Stage Early Day Tuolumne, Co. Two are duplicates of building in volcano, Cal. with note "Bui...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to T******1 for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
 
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Five Wagon RPCs of Wawona "Big Tree", Yosemite1154 - Five Wagon RPCs of Wawona "Big Tree", Yosemite
Holabird Western Americana Collections
One card, printed to the edge is a view of an open wagon is postmarked 1909. Another card shows the back of a wagon just past the opening, postmarked
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Yosemite and Big Trees Stagecoach Postcards1155 - Yosemite and Big Trees Stagecoach Postcards
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Two hand-colored cards of Yosemite: Arch Rock and Down Grade. Six cards of stagecoach going through the famous Wawona Tunnel Tree. Two are brown toned
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to i*********1 for (55.00 + 12.65) x 1 = 67.65
 
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Two Stagecoach Postcards and an Overland Stage Cover1156 - Two Stagecoach Postcards and an Overland Stage Cover
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Cover has a hand-colored return address image of the Overland Stage via Los Angeles. C.1859-62. One b/w postcard depicts the California Stage Company
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to M*********n for (30.00 + 6.90) x 1 = 36.90
 
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Five California Stagecoach Postcards1157 - Five California Stagecoach Postcards
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Includes: 1 RPC from the BT Studio, Santa Barbara, Calif. Two cards from the Lyon Pony Express Museum in Arcadia, California. Note reads: "Old ...
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Seven California Stage Postcards1158 - Seven California Stage Postcards
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Two of the cards are b/w and depict the Overland Mail Stage at Dyerville, one postmarked 1911. Three cards are brown toned. Two duplicates show stagec
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to 8******a for (90.00 + 18.00) x 1 = 108.00
 
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Eight Stagecoach Postcards from the Mother Lode1159 - Eight Stagecoach Postcards from the Mother Lode
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Six cards are b/w (three toned, one is a duplicate). 1) The Old Stage Coach, Colfax, Cal. Fitzpatrick photo. Inset note reads: in service about 1850 b
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Estimates : 200.00 - 600.00
Sold to G*****N for (100.00 + 23.00) x 1 = 123.00
 
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Hank Monk Stagecoach Postcards1160 - Hank Monk Stagecoach Postcards
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Six cards (3 duplicates) includes 1 RPC: "The Old Stage Coach at Placerville, El Dorado Co., Calif'." Also 3 cards with a photo of Ha...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to i*********1 for (30.00 + 6.90) x 1 = 36.90
 
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Three Idaho Stage Postcards1161 - Three Idaho Stage Postcards
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Included is a b/w card on ivory paper with a note: "Hello Grace, this is the way we travel in Idaho. Say I am just having a glorious time. Kate...
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Estimates : 80.00 - 100.00
Sold to i*********1 for (20.00 + 4.60) x 1 = 24.60
 
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Fabulous Stagecoach Correspondence Collection1162 - Fabulous Stagecoach Correspondence Collection
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Lot of 38. Includes 1) wonderful H.F. Galen's Express cover with a S. F. Buford & Company billhead. Buford was a representative for Galen. ...
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Start Price : 1,500.00 | Estimates : 3,000.00 - 10,000.00
 
 
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Eleven Wells Fargo & Co. RPC's, Virginia City1163 - Eleven Wells Fargo & Co. RPC's, Virginia City
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Three cards depict the ruins of the Wells Fargo building in Virginia City in 1945. Two cards depict the ruins of early day transportation in Virginia
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Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to G*****N for (90.00 + 20.70) x 1 = 110.70
 
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Four Nevada Stage Postcards and a Ticket: Eureka to Ely1164 - Four Nevada Stage Postcards and a Ticket: Eureka to Ely
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Stamped ticket is dated June 23, 1906. Postcards include: a duo-toned card (copyrighted A. Allen Photo Co.), "Stage Crossing the Desert to Gold...
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Estimates : 120.00 - 200.00
Sold to M*********n for (110.00 + 25.30) x 1 = 135.30
 
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Oregon Stage Company Checks1165 - Oregon Stage Company Checks
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Lot of four. 1) Two road agent receipts from the Oregon Stage Company, 1867. Two different datelines: Rock Point and Feusters (?) Station. One has an
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to 9***1 for (55.00 + 12.65) x 1 = 67.65
 
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Eight Deadwood and Wyoming Stagecoach Postcards1166 - Eight Deadwood and Wyoming Stagecoach Postcards
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Six cards are from Deadwood, including: an early b/w card with a note "Old time stage--Spearfish to Deadwood daily" and another b/w card, ...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to i*********1 for (55.00 + 12.65) x 1 = 67.65
 
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Handwritten Pass for the Lake Superior Stage Company1167 - Handwritten Pass for the Lake Superior Stage Company
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You don't see this every day. Mark English started this stage line between Green Bay and Escanaba, Michigan. Went through Oconoto, Marinette, an...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
Sold to m****l for (65.00 + 14.95) x 1 = 79.95
 
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Stagecoach Ticket Collection1168 - Stagecoach Ticket Collection
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Stagecoach tickets from the North Brookfield Stage Co. connecting Worcester and N. Brookfield. Includes 5 different types of stage tickets, 17 orange
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to i*********1 for (100.00 + 23.00) x 1 = 123.00
 
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Various Stagecoach Postcards1169 - Various Stagecoach Postcards
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Lot of nine includes: Coulterville in Yosemite, the Argonaut covered wagon, Old Adobe Ranch near Julian, coach on a great big tree, painting of a stag
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to 8*****l for (45.00 + 10.35) x 1 = 55.35
 
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Butte County Deputy Sheriff Badge: Number 1421170 - Butte County Deputy Sheriff Badge: Number 142
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Golden California Seal in middle of silver colored badge. Manufactured by George F. Cake Company of Berkeley. Cake was a very prominent supplier of su
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Estimates : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to S*****8 for (95.00 + 21.85) x 1 = 116.85
 
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Choice Oddfellows officer gold pendant1171 - Choice Oddfellows officer gold pendant
Holabird Western Americana Collections
The all watching eye dominates this pendant. Inscribed on back: "John Moltex, Chico Lodge #112, April 11, 1876, Chico Encampment, No. 32, Dece...
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Start Price : 500.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 3,000.00
 
 
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Gold-platted Brass Deputy Sheriff, Los Angeles County Badge1172 - Gold-platted Brass Deputy Sheriff, Los Angeles County Badge
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Silver triangle on bottom of badge says "324." City: Los Angeles State: California Date: HWAC#: : 31972
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Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to r***f for (200.00 + 40.00) x 1 = 240.00
 
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Large USC Public Safety Badge1173 - Large USC Public Safety Badge
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3.5" tall! "1949 - 1999, CSO-1, 111, Pubic Safety, USC." Done in red, gold, and silver. "LRC" stamped on the back. Manufac...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to i*********1 for (250.00 + 57.50) x 1 = 307.50
 
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Gold Sheriff's Security Officer Badge1174 - Gold Sheriff's Security Officer Badge
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Badge #009. Gold plate. Minor wear. California state seal at center. 2.25 x 3.5" City: Sacramento State: California Date: HWAC#: : 33205
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Native Sons of the Golden West Gold Badge, Thomas W. McAuliffe1175 - Native Sons of the Golden West Gold Badge, Thomas W. McAuliffe
Holabird Western Americana Collections
The coolest thing about this piece is the "NSGW" is cut-out. If you turn it over, "Jim Vail" appears! Beautiful and striking 14k...
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Estimates : 1,500.00 - 3,000.00
Sold to c********e for (500.00 + 115.00) x 1 = 615.00
 
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NSGW Commemorative Gold Medal1176 - NSGW Commemorative Gold Medal
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Honorary gold medal given to C.H. Connell, by the New Sons of the Golden West. Connell was an assistant clerk for the California Senate. The main pl
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Estimates : 1,500.00 - 3,000.00
Sold to c********e for (1,250.00 + 287.50) x 1 = 1,537.50
 
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NSGW Commemorative Gold Medal1177 - NSGW Commemorative Gold Medal
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Honorary gold medal given to Eugene C.L. DuPratt Jr. by the New Sons of the Golden West on January 9, 1905. The main plaque hangs from the traditiona
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Estimates : 1,200.00 - 3,000.00
Sold to c********e for (850.00 + 195.50) x 1 = 1,045.50
 
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Three Sacramento Badges: Silver and Brass1178 - Three Sacramento Badges: Silver and Brass
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1) Deputy sheriff, chief badge. Sterling silver and brass. Ed Jones & Company Oakland, California. 2) Bright silver metal with brass. Chief, Dep...
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to D*****2 for (300.00 + 60.00) x 1 = 360.00
 
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Two California Badges (Sheriff and Search & Rescue)1179 - Two California Badges (Sheriff and Search & Rescue)
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One gold color (possibly gold plated): Sheriff. Manufactured by Irvine & Jachens of San Francisco. One silver color: Scratched on back is "...
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Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
 
 
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Circus Circus Casino Security Badge1180 - Circus Circus Casino Security Badge
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Badge Number 212. Brass. Ringmaster with whip in the center circle. Manufactured by the Sun Badge Company of Los Angeles County. City: State: Nevada
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Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to 2*****s for (160.00 + 36.80) x 1 = 196.80
 
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Four Law Enforcement Badges1181 - Four Law Enforcement Badges
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1) California Sheriff Security Officer. Entenmann-Rovin Co., 1962.2) Dade County, Florida deputy sheriff, 3) Deputy Constable. 4) Security Enforcement
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to c******k for (100.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 120.00
 
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Apollo 11 Buttons and Pictures Lot1182 - Apollo 11 Buttons and Pictures Lot
Holabird Western Americana Collections
A collection of around 75 buttons, ribbons, and photographs of Neil Armstrong, Michael Collins, and Buzz Aldrin from the Apollo 11 mission. City: St
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Estimates : 300.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to c******k for (75.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 90.00
 
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Classic Historical Buttons1183 - Classic Historical Buttons
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A group of historical buttons featuring 6 "Gene Autry & Champion" buttons as well as 4 "Little Beaver" buttons. City: Stat...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to c******k for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
 
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1937-38 Food Drive Buttons Archive1184 - 1937-38 Food Drive Buttons Archive
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Over 200 buttons from the 1937-38 My Dollar Is Paid Food Drive. City: State: Date: HWAC#: : 32549
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to v******u for (130.00 + 26.00) x 1 = 156.00
 
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UAW and Other Union Pins and Buttons1185 - UAW and Other Union Pins and Buttons
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A collection of probably around 100 pins, key chains, and buttons that represent unions. For the most part, these are pins relating to the United Aut
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Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Miscellaneous Button Collection1186 - Miscellaneous Button Collection
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Two bags miscellaneous political and non-political buttons. City: State: Date: HWAC#: : 32550
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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to m****r for (45.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 54.00
 
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Victorian Lady Lapel Pin1187 - Victorian Lady Lapel Pin
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Very nice and colorful hand painted oval lapel pin, just short of 2 x 2.5" gold plated rear mount. Made in the style of advertising mirrors. C...
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Start Price : 60.00 | Estimates : 120.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Vintage pins1188 - Vintage pins
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Lot of 4: 1) medal attached to gold ribboned pin: Obv.: American Defense; Rev.: For service during the limited emergency proclaimed by the president
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Start Price : 30.00 | Estimates : 60.00 - 100.00
 
 
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San Diego Exposition Gold-plated Pin & Admission Tickets1189 - San Diego Exposition Gold-plated Pin & Admission Tickets
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Two admission tickets and a gold plated stick pin from the Panama California Exposition of 1915 in San Diego. An eagle at the top, and the Lord'...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to i*********1 for (50.00 + 11.50) x 1 = 61.50
 
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Panama-Pacific International Exposition Pocket Watch1190 - Panama-Pacific International Exposition Pocket Watch
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An official souvenir of the exposition held in San Francisco. Appears to be brass or some base metal. Fine condition. Embossed standing figure of woma
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
 
 
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Panama Pacific Exposition Employee Recognition Certificate (with Badge)1191 - Panama Pacific Exposition Employee Recognition Certificate (with Badge)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Beautiful certificate (printed in brown tone), for a job well-done issued to exposition employee, Frederick Rand, Badge no. 197. Badge is attached and
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to i*********1 for (250.00 + 57.50) x 1 = 307.50
 
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Panama-Pacific International Exposition Pamphlets1192 - Panama-Pacific International Exposition Pamphlets
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Two gorgeous pamplets from the 1915 World's Fair. The Official Illustrated published by Robert A. Reid, the official exposition view book. photo...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to d******0 for (40.00 + 9.20) x 1 = 49.20
 
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Pan Pacific Exposition Ribbons1193 - Pan Pacific Exposition Ribbons
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A lot of 12 ribbons that say "California 1915" from the 1915 Pan Pacific Exposition in San Francisco, California. City: San Francisco ...
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Golden Gate Exposition Gold So-Called Dollar (HK-488) in presentation box1194 - Golden Gate Exposition Gold So-Called Dollar (HK-488) in presentation box
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Designed and issued by Jules L. Charbneau, San Francisco fine arts appraiser and dealer. Total pieces struck for 1939 and 1940 were 2,500 Gold. They w
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold to r*********1 for (1,050.00 + 241.50) x 1 = 1,291.50
 
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Norway Royal Visit Commemorative Bronze Plaque (Golden Gate Expo.)1195 - Norway Royal Visit Commemorative Bronze Plaque (Golden Gate Expo.)
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Bronze engraved plaque from the California Commission, Golden Gate International Exposition to honor His Royal Highness Prince Olav and his wife Marth
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Estimates : 80.00 - 120.00
Sold to i*********1 for (120.00 + 27.60) x 1 = 147.60
 
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1892 Columbian Exposition Half Dollar "Box Coin"1196 - 1892 Columbian Exposition Half Dollar "Box Coin"
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Very rare! An 1892 Columbian Exposition medal sectioned laterally with a hinge opening and shell inside that looks like it could have held a picture,
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
 
 
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Columbian Exposition Souvenir Postcards1197 - Columbian Exposition Souvenir Postcards
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Five different post cards from Chicago's World's Columbian Exposition depicting The Fisheries Building, The Administration Building, Manufac...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to i*********1 for (35.00 + 8.05) x 1 = 43.05
 
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Fob with Columbian Exposition Half Dollar1198 - Fob with Columbian Exposition Half Dollar
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The Columbian Exposition Half Dollar was minted at the Philadelphia Mint and was the first U.S. Commemorative coin. It was used to raise funds for the
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Estimates : 50.00 - 150.00
Sold to i*********1 for (55.00 + 12.65) x 1 = 67.65
 
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World's Fair Ephemera (Philadelphia, Chicago, Buffalo)1199 - World's Fair Ephemera (Philadelphia, Chicago, Buffalo)
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Lot of 5: Multiple Exposition tickets, (2) from Chicago 1893, (1) from Philadelphia 1876, and (1) from Buffalo 1901. There is also a cover (no postage
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to i*********1 for (40.00 + 9.20) x 1 = 49.20
 
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