Minerals Galore and Western Americana Auction

Auction Details

Day 1 Lots 1000-1633
Bargains & Dealer 1000-1155
Military (Civil War, WWI, WWII) 1156-1260
Firearms/Weaponry 1261-1272
General Americana
Geographically Sorted Ephemera 1273-1473
Toys 1474-1486
Collectibles 1487-1521
Foreign Collectibles 1522-1584
Art 1585-1601
Native Americana 1602-1633

Day 2 Lots 2000-2565
Entertainment Industry 2000-2093
Autographs 2000-2076
Misc. Entertainment related 2077-2082
Music 2083-2093
Sports 2094-2100
Black American 2101-2106
Cowboy 2107-2121
Fraternal Organizations 2122-2127
Gaming 2128-2134
Model Railroading 2135-2141
Political 2142-2151
Tobacco, Saloon, Beer & Liquor 2152-2160
Bottles & Marbles 2161-2171
Tools 2172-2180
World's Fairs 2181-2187
Jewelry & Watches 2188-2230
Philatelic 2231-
Postcards 2231-2475
Revenue Stamps 2476-2488
Stamps 2489-2504
Postal History 2508-2526
Photography 2527-2565

Day 3 Lots 3000-3634
Furnishings & Décor 3000-3073
Minerals 3074-3358
Display minerals 3074-3338
Fossils 3339-
Gold/Ore 3355-3358
Mining Lots 3359
Ephemera 3359-3445
Equipment 3446-3450
Numismatics 3451-
Badges 3451-3465
Bullion 3466-3468
Coins 3469-3518
Currency 3519-3526
Ephemera 3527-3534
Exonumia 3535-3540
Foreign 3541-3590
Medals 3592-3616
Tokens 3617-3634

Day 4 Lots 4000-4570
Books 4000-4281
Maps 4282-4291
Stocks & Bonds 4292
Mining 4340-4466
Railroad 4467-4502
Transportation (Stagecoach, Ships, Railroad) 4503-4570

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Military Ephemera, Vintage  [150316]1050 - Military Ephemera, Vintage [150316]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
3 uncut soldier cut out sheets. 2x George Washington, 4x 1899 German military prints 17x12". 2x USS Helena war loan, Hiroshima effect booklet w...
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Estimate : 120.00 - 250.00
Sold to A******S for (60.00 + 15.00) = 75.00
 
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Gold Foil Vials  [140168]1051 - Gold Foil Vials [140168]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 104 clear plastic vials packed with shiny gold leaf. Each vial is 2.5 inches long and weighs 2.7 grams. The gold leaf is tightly packed into th
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Estimate : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to c*****r for (600.00 + 123.00) = 723.00
 
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Dayrock Mining Company Stock Certificates (750)  [139495]1052 - Dayrock Mining Company Stock Certificates (750) [139495]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 750. Three black bound folders of 250 certificates each from the Dayrock Mining Company, Wallace Idaho. Folder #4 includes certs #751 - 1000 an
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Estimate : 240.00 - 500.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (130.00 + 32.50) = 162.50
 
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Miscellaneous Montana Mining Company Ephemera (80)  [150132]1053 - Miscellaneous Montana Mining Company Ephemera (80) [150132]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of approx. 80 pieces of miscellaneous Montana mining ephemera. Includes approx. 55 pieces of correspondence including over 40 letters from the Bu
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Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to h****y for (30.00 + 7.50) = 37.50
 
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Nevada Ephemera Group  [148627]1054 - Nevada Ephemera Group [148627]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Assortment of about 7 mining stock, 25 bank checks with a few RN's-Carson City Savings Bank, Erie Gold & Silver Mining, Savage Mine, Gould &...
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to B*********g for (150.00 + 37.50) = 187.50
 
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Miscellaneous Token Collection  [150358]1055 - Miscellaneous Token Collection [150358]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Over 60 tokens and wooden nickels from around California. Cutthroat Saloon, Markleeville; Sierra Club, Auburn; Sacramento Savings and Loan; Guinness M
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Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to b*******n for (50.00 + 12.50) = 62.50
 
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Unsorted Tokens and Medals  [145529]1056 - Unsorted Tokens and Medals [145529]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Over 25 medals and tokens from around California. Rex club, Salinas poker chip; Crown & Anchor, Alameda drink token; 1969 California Bicentennia...
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Estimate : 80.00 - 100.00
Sold to 0***8 for (25.00 + 6.25) = 31.25
 
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Buffalo Nickel Collection  [150630]1057 - Buffalo Nickel Collection [150630]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Over 520 Buffalo nickels, all in 2 x 2 holders. Legible dates are marked on the majority, a couple of dozen have no dates. State: City: Date: Proven
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Estimate : 500.00 - 800.00
Sold to r********s for (350.00 + 87.50) = 437.50
 
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Dealer Lot of Tokens  [150357]1058 - Dealer Lot of Tokens [150357]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Over 130 miscellaneous items, mostly tokens and poker chips. Also 45 rpm record spindles, guitar picks, wooden nickels. Many tokens are dug with resul
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to d*******f for (150.00 + 37.50) = 187.50
 
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Gold Rush Era Large Cent Collection  [150697]1059 - Gold Rush Era Large Cent Collection [150697]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 13 large cents: 1835; 1845; 1848; 1849 (2); 1851 (5); 1853 (2); 1854. All AG-G condition, one 1851 is holed. But pennies weren't worth an...
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Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to b*******l for (130.00 + 32.50) = 162.50
 
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Miscellaneous Tokens and Medals  [145527]1060 - Miscellaneous Tokens and Medals [145527]
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Dealer lot of over 150 tokens and medals. U.S. Mint at Denver; Pike's Peak Denver; Lake Lanier Boat Storage, Buford, Georgia; Klondike Days, Edm...
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Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (95.00 + 23.75) = 118.75
 
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Coloma, California Postcards: James Marshall, Discover of Gold  [134938]1061 - Coloma, California Postcards: James Marshall, Discover of Gold [134938]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 29 postcards related to James Marshall, discover of gold at Coloma which launched the California Gold Rush. Includes 18 real photo postcards. D
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Long Beach Mega Vintage Postcard Collection (530)  [140134]1062 - Long Beach Mega Vintage Postcard Collection (530) [140134]
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Lot of approx. 530 postcards of Long Beach, CA from the early 20th century. Mega dealer collection includes three undivided back cards postmarked 190
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Estimate : 720.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to m********s.. for (150.00 + 37.50) = 187.50
 
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Unsold Pan Pacific Expo Postcards  [145158]1063 - Unsold Pan Pacific Expo Postcards [145158]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Over 100 postcards. Promo postcards for the Expo published by International Novelty Co. Found by Ken Prag, these are unsold and unused. State:Cali
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to t******2 for (80.00 + 20.00) = 100.00
 
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Unused Pan Pacific Expo Postcards  [145159]1064 - Unused Pan Pacific Expo Postcards [145159]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Over 75 postcards. Promo postcards published by International Novelty Co. Unsold and never used. Ken Prag located these and it was claimed they wer
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Estimate : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to t******2 for (60.00 + 15.00) = 75.00
 
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Sonoma County Amber Postcard Suite (45)  [118742]1065 - Sonoma County Amber Postcard Suite (45) [118742]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Group of amber cards from Sonoma County includes 18 from Guerneville, 15 from Monte Rio, 8 from Rio Nido and 4 from Sonoma. Town views and scenes alon
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Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to t******2 for (40.00 + 10.00) = 50.00
 
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Mother Lode Registered Mail Envelopes  [148805]1066 - Mother Lode Registered Mail Envelopes [148805]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of about 35 registered mail packaged envelopes from the 1870s-1900s. To the postmaster at North Bloomfield or Clipper Gap. From early California c
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Estimate : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to j**********s for (70.00 + 17.50) = 87.50
 
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Montana Postal Covers  [148852]1067 - Montana Postal Covers [148852]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Unpicked raw lot of hundreds (200?) of Montana postal covers. Probably 30+ different cities; circa 1869-1910. Plenty of good stuff, all raw. State:M
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Estimate : 200.00 - 600.00
Sold to n*******4 for (110.00 + 24.20) = 134.20
 
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Assorted RN Checks (20)  [148698]1068 - Assorted RN Checks (20) [148698]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
About 20 misc. RN checks, NY, MA, PA, SF, NH, MT. Lots of vignettes. State: City: Date: Provenance:
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Estimate : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to j**********s for (50.00 + 12.50) = 62.50
 
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Black "Humor" Postcard Group (48)  [129079]1069 - Black "Humor" Postcard Group (48) [129079]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
48 black humor postcards from an earlier time which are mostly politically incorrect. Many are postmarked pre-1910. From various publishers. One Tuck
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Estimate : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to m*****9 for (85.00 + 21.25) = 106.25
 
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Frank Patterson Real Photo Postcards: Hotel Benbow, Humboldt County  [127250]1070 - Frank Patterson Real Photo Postcards: Hotel Benbow, Humboldt County [127250]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 13, three different. This is the Benbow dupes group. Hotel Benbow is a world famous hotel on the Eel River in the Avenue of the Giants, Humbold
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Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to m********s.. for (20.00 + 5.00) = 25.00
 
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Military Real Photo Postcards (30)  [118741]1071 - Military Real Photo Postcards (30) [118741]
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Miscellaneous military postcards from different locales including two from Nicaragua. Mess halls, marching, exchanges and more with some dating back t
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Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to m*****H for (50.00 + 12.50) = 62.50
 
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Miscellaneous Stamps & Covers Collection (100s)  [148675]1072 - Miscellaneous Stamps & Covers Collection (100s) [148675]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of hundreds of stamps and covers. Many from Nevada, Most post-1900 but including some pre-1900 covers from Eastern US. Several hundred covers,
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to n*******4 for (110.00 + 24.20) = 134.20
 
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Native American Post Cards (200)  [148903]1073 - Native American Post Cards (200) [148903]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Group of about 200 post cards with images of Native Americans. There are both modern and vintage post cards in this group. Most of the vintage postcar
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to t******2 for (65.00 + 16.25) = 81.25
 
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Small Varied Stamp Collection  [148776]1074 - Small Varied Stamp Collection [148776]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Varied and random stamp collection, mostly US and Western European. Includes 4 disc Stamp box software. Good collection starter. State: City: Date:
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Estimate : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (45.00 + 11.25) = 56.25
 
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Telephone Related Artistic Postcards With No Duplicates (27)  [129074]1075 - Telephone Related Artistic Postcards With No Duplicates (27) [129074]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
27 color postcards from several artistic color series, related to the telephone industry. Different handsets and wall phones are pictured. Many with h
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Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to m********s.. for (35.00 + 8.75) = 43.75
 
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US Covers and Correspondence  [148913]1076 - US Covers and Correspondence [148913]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Dealer lot of over 150 miscellaneous US covers and correspondence, mostly from the 1870s to 1910s. These covers are from Montana, Illinois, Pennsylvan
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Estimate : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to n*******4 for (190.00 + 41.80) = 231.80
 
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US Stamps Reference Books  [150448]1077 - US Stamps Reference Books [150448]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Hardcovers- Postal Laws and Regulations 1913. The Colonial Postal Systems and Postage Stamps by Deaville. Catalog of US Revenue Stamped Documents of t
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Estimate : 140.00 - 200.00
Sold to 0***8 for (75.00 + 18.75) = 93.75
 
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Vintage Registered Mail Envelopes  [148804]1078 - Vintage Registered Mail Envelopes [148804]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Over 20 Registered mail envelopes to the Nevada County postmaster at North Bloomfield from various locations around Northern California. Graniteville
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Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to d*******f for (50.00 + 12.50) = 62.50
 
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WWII-era Covers and Correspondence  [148914]1079 - WWII-era Covers and Correspondence [148914]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Group of about 100 pieces of correspondence sent to Mr. and Mrs. Ballantyne of Livingston, Montana between 1940 and 1944. A lot of these covers have W
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Estimate : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to n*******4 for (30.00 + 6.60) = 36.60
 
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Sports Memorabilia  [148861]1080 - Sports Memorabilia [148861]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Eclectic " dealer" lot of sports memorabilia: a Sport Parade 8 mm movie on Fishing Thrills; 1948 Sonya Henie program; August 1901 issue of...
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Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to d*******f for (50.00 + 12.50) = 62.50
 
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American & Mexican Silver Mining Company $500 Bond  [62276]1081 - American & Mexican Silver Mining Company $500 Bond [62276]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Bond number 50. Signed by William Hickok treasurer and Lyman W Gilbert president. Bonded in New York with mines in Chihuahua, Mexico. Three of the cou
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Start Price : 90.00 | Estimate : 180.00 - 550.00
 
 
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Los Angeles County Improvement Bonds, Group 5  [138380]1082 - Los Angeles County Improvement Bonds, Group 5 [138380]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
A full banker's box, 20 pounds of Los Angeles County improvement bonds. about 1500 pieces from all over Los Angeles County. State:California Ci...
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Estimate : 320.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to t******2 for (100.00 + 25.00) = 125.00
 
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California Stock Certificates  [148816]1083 - California Stock Certificates [148816]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Dealer lot of 10 stocks and bonds from various companies in California. This group includes unissued stock certificates from the California Fertilizin
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Estimate : 120.00 - 200.00
Sold to t******2 for (45.00 + 11.25) = 56.25
 
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Los Angeles Street Improvement Bonds  [148779]1084 - Los Angeles Street Improvement Bonds [148779]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
About 1000 or more City of Los Angeles Street Improvement Bonds, issued January and April 1911. A box full! State:California City: Date: Provenance:
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Estimate : 400.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (120.00 + 30.00) = 150.00
 
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Colorado and New Mexico Mining Stocks  [147989]1085 - Colorado and New Mexico Mining Stocks [147989]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
About 30 mining stocks from Colorado and New Mexico with duplicates. Wisconsin Silver and Copper Mining, Pharmacist Cons, Ardsley Butte, 2 variations
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to j**********s for (65.00 + 16.25) = 81.25
 
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Denver & Rio Grande Railroad Stock Collection  [143654]1086 - Denver & Rio Grande Railroad Stock Collection [143654]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 8 different. Includes stocks issued in 1888 (Denver vignette); 1889 (prospector vignette); 1880s piece with corporate signatures, but not issue
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Estimate : 320.00 - 700.00
Sold to v*g for (50.00 + 11.00) = 61.00
 
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Tamarack & Custer Consolidated Mining Company Stock Certificates (1250)  [139496]1087 - Tamarack & Custer Consolidated Mining Company Stock Certificates (1250) [139496]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of approx. 1250. 5 black-bound folders of 250 stock certificates each from the Tamarack & Custer Consolidated Mining Company (controlled by ...
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Estimate : 400.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to t******2 for (190.00 + 47.50) = 237.50
 
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Copper King Mining and Smelting Stock Hoard  [147676]1088 - Copper King Mining and Smelting Stock Hoard [147676]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
About 200 stocks. 1904-1917. State:Idaho City: Date: Provenance: Stuart Mackenzie Montana Ephemera Collection
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimate : 300.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Idaho Copper Stocks  [147984]1089 - Idaho Copper Stocks [147984]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
About 110 unissued Idaho copper stocks. National Copper and Custer Consolidated. State:Idaho City: Date: Provenance: Stuart Mackenzie Montana Epheme
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Estimate : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (30.00 + 7.50) = 37.50
 
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Idaho Mining Company Stock Books  [148922]1090 - Idaho Mining Company Stock Books [148922]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Three stock certificate books from three different Idaho mining companies including the Tamarack & Custer Consolidated Mining Company, the Monit...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 240.00 - 400.00
Sold to a****y for (110.00 + 27.50) = 137.50
 
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Idaho Mining Company Stock Books  [148923]1091 - Idaho Mining Company Stock Books [148923]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Three stock certificate books from three different Idaho mining companies including the Tamarack & Custer Consolidated Mining Company, the Monit...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 240.00 - 400.00
Sold to a****y for (150.00 + 37.50) = 187.50
 
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Idaho Mining Stock Collection  [147666]1092 - Idaho Mining Stock Collection [147666]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
About 10 Sonora 1920's. About 10 Copper King 1910's. 5 Hornsilver, various. 6 National 1910's. 7 Copper King 1910's. 6 Stratton 1970...
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Estimate : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to H****e for (170.00 + 42.50) = 212.50
 
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Idaho Mining Stock Group, 5 each  [150060]1093 - Idaho Mining Stock Group, 5 each [150060]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
5 each of these Idaho mining stocks. Idaho New Era, Oreano-2 varieties, Day Development, Sonora, King, Western Union Mining, C & R, Ambergris, H...
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Estimate : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to b******a for (45.00 + 11.25) = 56.25
 
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Idaho Mining Stock Hoard   [147675]1094 - Idaho Mining Stock Hoard [147675]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
About 20 C and R Mine 1900's. About 15 Sherman Lead 1930's. About 30 Copper King with deer vignette 1900's. About 30 Copper King 1910...
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Estimate : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold to H****e for (140.00 + 35.00) = 175.00
 
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Idaho Mining Stock Hoard #1  [147665]1095 - Idaho Mining Stock Hoard #1 [147665]
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About 30 Crystal Lead 1930's. About 15 Stratton 1920's. About 50 Copper King, 2 types. About 20 National 1910's. About 50 Guelph. About ...
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Estimate : 300.00 - 400.00
Sold to H****e for (100.00 + 25.00) = 125.00
 
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Idaho Mining Stock Stack  [150027]1096 - Idaho Mining Stock Stack [150027]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
About 250 Idaho mining stock, mostly Coeur d'Alene. Crystal Lead, Option, Guelph, Day rock, Ray-Jefferson, Oreano, Ambergris. State:Idaho City:...
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Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to b*******e for (140.00 + 30.80) = 170.80
 
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Idaho Mining Stock Stack, Unissued  [150028]1097 - Idaho Mining Stock Stack, Unissued [150028]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Mostly Coeur d'Alene. About 35 Hercules Mining, 20 King, 25 Roanoke, 20 Idaho New Era. State:Idaho City: Date: Provenance: Stuart Mackenzie Mo...
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Estimate : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to b*******e for (70.00 + 15.40) = 85.40
 
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Idaho Mining Stocks  [150029]1098 - Idaho Mining Stocks [150029]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Up to 10 each of Idaho mining stocks. Idaho New Era, Oreano, Day Developing, Sonora Mining, Ambergris, King, Hercules, Western Union Mining, C &...
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Estimate : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold to b******a for (60.00 + 15.00) = 75.00
 
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Idaho Mining Stocks Stack  [147985]1099 - Idaho Mining Stocks Stack [147985]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
About 150 Idaho mining stocks with variations and duplicates. Mostly Copper King, also Tamarack and Chesapeake, Stanley, Option. State:Idaho City:
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (70.00 + 17.50) = 87.50
 
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