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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Philippines Postcards: Native Peoples & Housing (80)  [134868]2249 - Philippines Postcards: Native Peoples & Housing (80) [134868]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 80+ postcards. Includes 40 real photo postcards, including an unusual self-flagellation series. Also 7 undivided back. Rest are divided back, m
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to j*******h for (250.00 + 62.50) = 312.50
 
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Russia Vintage Post Card Collection (300)  [142622]2250 - Russia Vintage Post Card Collection (300) [142622]
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About 300 post cards from Russia, mostly of the c1900-1915 period. State: City: Date: Provenance: Ken Prag Collection
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to d*******f for (475.00 + 118.75) = 593.75
 
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Switzerland Postcards (250)  [148872]2251 - Switzerland Postcards (250) [148872]
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About 250 vintage postcards from Switzerland. The Alps are featured, with Matterhorn being the most popular. Many Swiss people in local attire, scenes
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to d*******f for (100.00 + 25.00) = 125.00
 
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Berkeley Postcards (150)  [148136]2252 - Berkeley Postcards (150) [148136]
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Lot of over 150 vintage postcards from Berkeley California. Several RPCs of the devastating fire of September, 1923. Eight pieces of ephemera. State:
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to d*******f for (180.00 + 45.00) = 225.00
 
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Camp Baldy Postcard Group (19)  [134788]2253 - Camp Baldy Postcard Group (19) [134788]
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Lot of 19. Camp Baldy is located in the San Gabriel Mountains, San Bernardino County, California, near the eastern border of Los Angeles County. Peopl
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Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to d*******f for (40.00 + 10.00) = 50.00
 
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Camp Meeker Historic RPPC Group (20)  [134367]2254 - Camp Meeker Historic RPPC Group (20) [134367]
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Lot of 20 real photo postcards of this historic location in the redwoods of Sonoma County. Views include: ox team on trail; Lych Gate; chapel at St. D
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Estimate : 160.00 - 300.00
Sold to d*******f for (40.00 + 10.00) = 50.00
 
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Carmel by the Sea Postcards (80)  [141106]2255 - Carmel by the Sea Postcards (80) [141106]
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A beautiful collection of approximately 80 postcards from one of my favorite spots on earth, Carmel on the Monterey peninsula. Scenes include the icon
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to d*******f for (70.00 + 17.50) = 87.50
 
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Catalina Island Postcards (30)  [145195]2256 - Catalina Island Postcards (30) [145195]
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Lot of 30. White borders. Six postmarked 1908-36 : Avalon, L.A. Farmingdale NY, . Street level: Beach scenes, Pier side, various portrait pho
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Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to r******s for (100.00 + 25.00) = 125.00
 
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Catalina Island Ships Real Photo Postcards (31)  [134903]2257 - Catalina Island Ships Real Photo Postcards (31) [134903]
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Lot of 31 RPPC (white border) showing tourist steamers and glass bottom boats. Includes: Catalina Cruise out of LA harbor; multiple of glass bottom bo
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Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to b*******n for (75.00 + 18.75) = 93.75
 
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Catalina Island Vintage and Scarce Postmarked Postcards (22)  [145200]2258 - Catalina Island Vintage and Scarce Postmarked Postcards (22) [145200]
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Lot of 22. Color , B/W. Nine postmarked 1904-63 : Avalon, Tropico CA, L.A., Olanna Inyo County. This collection has a variety of scarce cards: T
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 250.00
Sold to m********s.. for (45.00 + 11.25) = 56.25
 
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Mountain Incline Railway Catalina Island Calif  Postcards (rare)  [147097]2259 - Mountain Incline Railway Catalina Island Calif Postcards (rare) [147097]
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Lot of 15. Nine postmarked. : Pueblo CO, Parker S. Dak, Avalon, L.A. Long Beach. Street and Birdseye view of the Mountain Incline Railway from Ava
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Estimate : 160.00 - 250.00
Sold to b*******e for (80.00 + 17.60) = 97.60
 
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Catalina Islands  RPC's (60)  [147521]2260 - Catalina Islands RPC's (60) [147521]
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Approx. 60 Catalina Island RPC's. Avalon, casino, floating aquarium, Zane Grey Home and more. State:California City:Catalina Islands Date: Pro...
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Estimate : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to t******2 for (90.00 + 22.50) = 112.50
 
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Chico Postcards (40)  [143512]2261 - Chico Postcards (40) [143512]
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Lot of over 40 vintage post cards from Chico California. Oakdale High School; Bidwell's Ranch; Bidwell Mansion; sugar refinery; almond orchard; ...
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to t******2 for (50.00 + 12.50) = 62.50
 
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Coloma  Postcards: James Marshall, Discover of Gold (35)  [134965]2262 - Coloma Postcards: James Marshall, Discover of Gold (35) [134965]
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Lot of 35. Includes 19 real photo, 12 printed, and 4 modern/chrome. All appear to be different! These are all for James Marshall, discover of gold tha
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Estimate : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to m********s.. for (50.00 + 12.50) = 62.50
 
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Coloma Postcards (35)  [134945]2263 - Coloma Postcards (35) [134945]
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Lot of 35 including 28 real photo postcards, 3 early printed cards, and 4 modern chrome. Coloma was the site of gold discovery that launched the Calif
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Estimate : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to b*******n for (60.00 + 15.00) = 75.00
 
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Corning Earlier Real Photo Postcards (14)  [134957]2264 - Corning Earlier Real Photo Postcards (14) [134957]
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Lot of 14 RPPC. Views of: burned-down car; date palm with fruit; Bank of Corning; Maywood Colony Office; Baptist Church; bridge; municipal X-mas tree;
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (50.00 + 12.50) = 62.50
 
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Corning Real Photo Postcards (11)  [134956]2265 - Corning Real Photo Postcards (11) [134956]
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Lot of 11 RPPC (white border). Views include: street scene; Garden Room at Orchard Inn; Hotel Maywood; Shastaway Motel; Maywood Olive Plant; Veterans
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Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to m********s.. for (40.00 + 10.00) = 50.00
 
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Downieville Buildings Real Photo Postcards (40)  [134949]2266 - Downieville Buildings Real Photo Postcards (40) [134949]
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Lot of about 40. All but 3 are white border real photo postcards. The remaining three are modern chrome. RPPC include: Sierra County Court House; St.
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to b*******n for (60.00 + 15.00) = 75.00
 
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Downieville Street Scene Real Photo Postcards (24)  [134822]2267 - Downieville Street Scene Real Photo Postcards (24) [134822]
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Lot of 24 RPPC (white border). Three mailed, 1911, 1947, 1949. Publishers include: RB Davy, Eastman/s Studios, Newberg Photo. Some feature early autom
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Estimate : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to b*******n for (80.00 + 20.00) = 100.00
 
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Dunsmuir Early Printed Postcards (47)  [134934]2268 - Dunsmuir Early Printed Postcards (47) [134934]
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Lot of 47 including a leather pc. No RPPC or PMC. These are all early divided back era. In addition to many bird's-eye views, there are also vie...
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Estimate : 180.00 - 300.00
Sold to d*******f for (45.00 + 11.25) = 56.25
 
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El Centro and Imperial Postcards (35)  [147513]2269 - El Centro and Imperial Postcards (35) [147513]
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35 El Centro and imperial postcards, all published by Reider in Los Angeles. School House, Hotel El Centro, Bank and Opera House, Imperial Hotel and m
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Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to D****7 for (65.00 + 16.25) = 81.25
 
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Gay's Lion Farm Postcards (110)  [148195]2270 - Gay's Lion Farm Postcards (110) [148195]
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Over 110 white border black and white real photo postcards from Gay's Lion Farm in El Monte California. Over five acres, the farm had six large ...
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to d*******f for (100.00 + 25.00) = 125.00
 
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Street Scenes Postcards of Eureka (70)  [143270]2271 - Street Scenes Postcards of Eureka (70) [143270]
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Lot of about 70 vintage postcards from Eureka California. Street scenes from horse and buggy days through the 1940s. Buildings, hotels, Carnegie Libra
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to j*******h for (70.00 + 17.50) = 87.50
 
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Folsom Postcards (36)  [134917]2272 - Folsom Postcards (36) [134917]
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Lot of 36 including 13 real photo postcards and 4 amber cards. RPPC include: water power house and canal; ME Church; Chinese church; Folsom State Pris
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to m********s.. for (60.00 + 15.00) = 75.00
 
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Fort Bragg Postcards (48)  [127260]2273 - Fort Bragg Postcards (48) [127260]
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Lot of 48. Includes 27 real photo postcards, 2 undivided back, 9 divided back printed cards, and 10 modern chrome cards. Rare cards include a bridge b
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Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to d*******f for (110.00 + 27.50) = 137.50
 
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Geysers of Sonoma County Postcards (25)  [142491]2274 - Geysers of Sonoma County Postcards (25) [142491]
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Lot of 25 postcards showing the geysers of Sonoma County California. Black and white and seven in color. Thirteen are white border cards. State:Cali
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to d****9 for (30.00 + 7.50) = 37.50
 
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Glendale, CA Postcards (110+)  [142792]2275 - Glendale, CA Postcards (110+) [142792]
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Lot of over 110 postcards of Glendale, CA. 30 RPCs. Mostly churches, many pictures of Forest Lawn Memorial Park. Dates from c. 1910 to modern era.
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Estimate : 190.00 - 400.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (65.00 + 16.25) = 81.25
 
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Grass Valley Variety Post Cards (51)  [145188]2276 - Grass Valley Variety Post Cards (51) [145188]
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Lot of 51. Publisher Logo : P-N-C bear, Eagle Post Card Color, few B/W, some white borders. Twenty two postmarked 1906-84. : Grass Valley, Wash
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Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to b*******n for (85.00 + 21.25) = 106.25
 
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Hollywood Postcard Group (105)  [145627]2277 - Hollywood Postcard Group (105) [145627]
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Unsorted group of more than 100 postcards from Hollywood. Includes real photo cards, linen era cards and more! State:California City:Hollywood Date:
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to d*******f for (55.00 + 13.75) = 68.75
 
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Bird's-eye View Postcards  [134948]2278 - Bird's-eye View Postcards [134948]
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Lot of 20. All appear to be different. Includes 11 real photo postcards. Remaining cards include 2 undivided back, 4 early printed, one linen, and two
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to b*******n for (80.00 + 20.00) = 100.00
 
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Postcards of Buildings  [134915]2279 - Postcards of Buildings [134915]
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Lot of 34 postcards including 16 real photo postcards, 4 undivided back cards, and one Private Mailing Card (for Rex Coffee Shop). Buildings featured:
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to b*******n for (60.00 + 15.00) = 75.00
 
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Street Scene Postcards  [134914]2280 - Street Scene Postcards [134914]
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Lot of 24 including 12 real photo postcards, one amber, one early divided back, and 10 modern chrome. Views of: National Hotel; multiple views of Main
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to b*******n for (70.00 + 17.50) = 87.50
 
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Sierra Railway Train at Jamestown Real Photo Postcard  [134924]2281 - Sierra Railway Train at Jamestown Real Photo Postcard [134924]
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Ultra rare. "Waiting for you at Jamestown, Cal. "Three men posed in front of locomotive No. 12 of the Sierra Railway (visible on side of c...
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Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to d*******f for (50.00 + 12.50) = 62.50
 
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Long Beach Postcards (110)  [147553]2282 - Long Beach Postcards (110) [147553]
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About 110 vintage post cards from Long Beach California. Many RPCs circa 1940s. Some 1960s beach color photo cards. State:California City:Long Beach
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (50.00 + 12.50) = 62.50
 
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Long Beach Real Photo Postcards  [127187]2283 - Long Beach Real Photo Postcards [127187]
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Lot of 35 RPPC. This group has views of the ocean front, parades, Pike, and more. Includes: breakers; bathing; Hotel Virginia; Sky Ride Virginia Park;
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (75.00 + 18.75) = 93.75
 
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Pleasure Pier Long Beach CA. Postcards (45)  [142168]2284 - Pleasure Pier Long Beach CA. Postcards (45) [142168]
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Lot of 45. Color and B/W, approx. 8 RPCs , white borders, Two are imprinted on back calif Souvenir by Walter M. Reeves Mission Artist Twenty Four
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Start Price : 90.00 | Estimate : 180.00 - 200.00
 
 
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California Alligator Farm Postcards (80)  [143424]2285 - California Alligator Farm Postcards (80) [143424]
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Lot of 80. Color, Some white borders. Two B/W (one non split-back) looks about 1900-10 era Twenty One postmarked : L.A. Long Beach, Venice, Pomo
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to d*******f for (50.00 + 12.50) = 62.50
 
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Disneyland & Marineland Postcard Lot (100)  [145613]2286 - Disneyland & Marineland Postcard Lot (100) [145613]
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Approx. 100 postcards of amusement parks in sunny southern California including Disneyland and Marineland and some misc. others. See photo. State:Cal
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to d*******f for (140.00 + 35.00) = 175.00
 
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Los Angeles of Days Gone By Postcards (81)  [147318]2287 - Los Angeles of Days Gone By Postcards (81) [147318]
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Early 20th century color litho (72) and B&W (9) postcards of the shining city of Los Angeles. Street scenes abound in this lot that recall a tim...
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Estimate : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to j******g for (100.00 + 25.00) = 125.00
 
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Los Angeles Pigeon Ranch (75)  [143423]2288 - Los Angeles Pigeon Ranch (75) [143423]
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LOT OF 75. Color, some white borders, many non split-back, Thirty Four postmarked.: San Diego, L.A., Sacramento, Berkeley, Sant Cruz,. Located near
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Estimate : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to m********s.. for (40.00 + 10.00) = 50.00
 
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Los Angeles RPPC Postcards of Buildings - 38  [147317]2289 - Los Angeles RPPC Postcards of Buildings - 38 [147317]
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Real photo postcards (RPPCs) of noteworthy buildings in the Los Angeles area. Included are City Hall, Union Station, Griffith Observatory, a classroom
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Street Level and Birds-eye RPPC Postcards (41)  [147313]2290 - Street Level and Birds-eye RPPC Postcards (41) [147313]
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Real Photo Postcards (RPPCs) of Los Angeles taken at street level (22) and birds-eye or aerial views (19). You will find Chinatown, Griffith Park, vie
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Amber Postcards of Marysville (50)  [128213]2291 - Amber Postcards of Marysville (50) [128213]
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A nice collection of black & white downtown scenes in Marysville, California. Scenes include the main street and the surrounding area There are...
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to d*******f for (40.00 + 10.00) = 50.00
 
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Marysville California Postcard Group (30)  [128210]2292 - Marysville California Postcard Group (30) [128210]
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A nice collection of color and black & white downtown scenes in Marysville, California. Scenes include the main street and the surrounding area ...
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Estimate : 200.00 - 250.00
Sold to b*******e for (100.00 + 22.00) = 122.00
 
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Marysville Large Postcards (100)  [130722]2293 - Marysville Large Postcards (100) [130722]
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Approximately 100 cards. Everything from oil well fields to advertising cards, to buildings, to parks to street scenes, etc. State:California City:Ma
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Estimate : 160.00 - 300.00
Sold to d*******f for (55.00 + 13.75) = 68.75
 
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Marysville Pioneer and No Split Back Postcards (17)  [130721]2294 - Marysville Pioneer and No Split Back Postcards (17) [130721]
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Lot of seventeen: 1 Pioneer card and 16 No Split Back cards. Includes Court House Square, Odd Fellow home, Ellis Lake, Russell & Son, partially ...
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Estimate : 160.00 - 300.00
Sold to b*******e for (80.00 + 17.60) = 97.60
 
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Marysville Pre-Split Postcards (25)  [128222]2295 - Marysville Pre-Split Postcards (25) [128222]
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An array of 25 pre-split period postcards showing scenes of the Northern California town of Marysville. Included are several downtown scenes, The Yuba
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Lanes Redwood Flat Postcards (39)  [127262]2296 - Lanes Redwood Flat Postcards (39) [127262]
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Lot of 39 for this Mendocino County redwoods reserve. Group includes 20 real photo postcards, including 10 by Frank Patterson. Remaining cards are div
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to d*******f for (40.00 + 10.00) = 50.00
 
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Rare Mono County Postcard Pair  [134986]2297 - Rare Mono County Postcard Pair [134986]
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Lot of 2 different. 1) Printed photo bird's-eye view of Masonic. Published by LA Larson. Writing on back but not mailed. Divided back. Now a gho...
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Monte Rio, Cal Real Photo Postcards (16)  [141362]2298 - Monte Rio, Cal Real Photo Postcards (16) [141362]
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Sixteen nice real photo postcards of Monte Rio taken by two area photographers, Lowry and Rhea. Montrio Park, Cascade Falls, Hotel Glen Rita, the Sand
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Estimate : 160.00 - 400.00
Sold to b*******e for (80.00 + 17.60) = 97.60
 
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