Montana Big Sky & Western Americana

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Montana 'Big Sky' and Holiday Auction is a four day feast for the collector. This sale begins with a one day Montana only auction focusing on tokens and postal history. The next three days run the wide range of a traditional Holabird Auction: minerals, numismatics, Native Americana, railroadianna, mining, photographs, stock certificates, express, saloon, exposition, assay, tokens, badges, Gold Rush, etc. Heavy emphasis is placed on Colorado, California, Nevada, Arizona, Utah and the Western States.
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Eclectic US Stock Collection4600 - Eclectic US Stock Collection
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of ten. Includes: The Collossal International Panorama Company (Chicago, 1886, not cancelled), Reorganized Silver King Divide Mining Comapny (Mari
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Start Price : 60.00 | Estimates : 120.00 - 200.00
 
 
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US Electric Companies Stocks & Bonds4601 - US Electric Companies Stocks & Bonds
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 38, most pictorial. Mostly stocks. Pre-1900 pieces include: Easton Cons. Electric Co. (1899), The Lowell Electric Light Corp. (1889), The Hamil
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Estimates : 120.00 - 200.00
Sold to s**********r for (20.00 + 4.00) = 24.00
 
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US Electric, Utility & Gas Companies Stocks & Bonds4602 - US Electric, Utility & Gas Companies Stocks & Bonds
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 42. Most pictorial. Earliest is 1880 Arlington Gas Company bond. Also includes: Pacific Gas & Electric, Spokane-Bento County Natural Gas ...
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Start Price : 60.00 | Estimates : 120.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Radio Stock Certificate Group4603 - Radio Stock Certificate Group
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Lot of twelve. Includes: International Radio Corp. (1922, not cxl), R.E. Thompson Radio Corp. (1925, not cxl), Jefferson-Travis Radio Manufacturing Co
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Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to s**********r for (40.00 + 8.00) = 48.00
 
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Miscellaneous US Stock Certificates and Bonds4604 - Miscellaneous US Stock Certificates and Bonds
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 22. Varied lot containing stocks for film, railroad, state bonds, bridges, oil, refrigeration, tobacco, utilities, manufacturing and firearms.
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Estimates : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to s**********r for (100.00 + 23.00) = 123.00
 
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Food & Vending Company Stock Certificate Collection4605 - Food & Vending Company Stock Certificate Collection
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Lot of twenty. Includes: Mate Corp. of America (1922, not cxl), Cornstalk Products Co. (1930, not cxl), Thompson's Malted Food Co. (1917, not cx...
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Estimates : 240.00 - 400.00
Sold to s**********r for (50.00 + 10.00) = 60.00
 
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Foreign Wine Stock Certificates4606 - Foreign Wine Stock Certificates
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Lot of 3 items. 1) Cherdon Wine & Champagne Company Limited, stock no. 3. It as issued to a John Chickele Plowder of London for 200 shares on Oc...
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Start Price : 15.00 | Estimates : 30.00 - 100.00
 
 
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"Campfire" Bronze Sculpture4607 - "Campfire" Bronze Sculpture
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Bronze sculpture, "campfire". Bucket in hid hand is loose, made that way. By acclaimed outback sculptor, Eddie Hackman (1933-2011). Born i...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to h*****8 for (150.00 + 34.50) = 184.50
 
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"Bucking Bronco" Bronze Sculpture by Eddie  Hackman4608 - "Bucking Bronco" Bronze Sculpture by Eddie Hackman
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Bronze sculpture, 4/100 signed by artist on underside of bull. By acclaimed outback sculptor, Eddie Hackman (1933-2011). Born in China of Scots-Scand
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Estimates : 300.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to h*****8 for (150.00 + 34.50) = 184.50
 
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Tithes Antichristian and Impolitic (1798 book)4609 - Tithes Antichristian and Impolitic (1798 book)
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Published in London by Thomas Clark, 22 pages, 4 1/2 x 7". City: London State: zEngland Date: 1798 hwac# 25017
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Estimates : 100.00 - 400.00
Sold to d******0 for (55.00 + 12.65) = 67.65
 
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"A History of Wreck Covers Originating At Sea, On Land, And In The Air," by A.E. Hopkins4610 - "A History of Wreck Covers Originating At Sea, On Land, And In The Air," by A.E. Hopkins
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By Hopkins, A.E. Hardcover, indexed, 180 pages including many photographs and illustrations. Published by Robson Lowe Ltd, London. First edition publi
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Estimates : 20.00 - 100.00
Sold to d******0 for (10.00 + 2.30) = 12.30
 
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"Detective" Bound Volumes (French Newspaper)4611 - "Detective" Bound Volumes (French Newspaper)
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Three bound volumes of the French newspaper "Detective" published by the Metro Goldwyn Mayer Studios research department. Ex-library books...
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Mexico Telegraph & Telephone Stock Certificates Group4612 - Mexico Telegraph & Telephone Stock Certificates Group
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Lot of 9: group of unique Mexico telegraph certificates. Included is "The Puebla Telegraph and Telephone Co.", the "Guadalajara telep...
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Start Price : 40.00 | Estimates : 80.00 - 160.00
 
 
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Mexico Telegraph & Telephone Stock Certificates Group4613 - Mexico Telegraph & Telephone Stock Certificates Group
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Lot of 8: group of unique Mexico telegraph certificates. Included is "The Puebla telegraph and telephone Co.", the "Guadalajara telep...
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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1893 United States Map4614 - 1893 United States Map
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Very large 64 x 82". From the General Land Office. Shows parts of Canada, Mexico and United States Territories City: State: Date: 1893 ...
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Miscellaneous Stock Certificates Group4615 - Miscellaneous Stock Certificates Group
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Lot of 5: various stock documents from all over the country, such as the Border Operating Co. Ltd. (2), the Mutual Co-Operative Mining Co. (2) and the
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Start Price : 20.00 | Estimates : 40.00 - 80.00
 
 
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Geri Rothman-Serot and Carol Moseley Braun Senatorial Campaign buttons4616 - Geri Rothman-Serot and Carol Moseley Braun Senatorial Campaign buttons
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Over 200 Buttons from Geri Rothman- Serot and Carol Moseley Braun's "The Real Voices of Change" senatorial campaign. City: State:...
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Start Price : 40.00 | Estimates : 80.00 - 160.00
 
 
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Print of Headframe4617 - Print of Headframe
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Print of a watercolor by Roy Hatch © 1976. Nicely done image of a headframe. Reminiscent of Red Mountain, Colorado. 14" x 10" , matt...
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Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Western Stock Collection4618 - Western Stock Collection
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Over ten stock certificates and a Nebraska real estate first mortgage bond. Carson Mineral Rubber Company, Overlook Consolidated Mining Company, Massa
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Start Price : 40.00 | Estimates : 80.00 - 250.00
 
 
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Apothecary scale, weights, extra pans4619 - Apothecary scale, weights, extra pans
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Small silver hand scale in box with two weights, two large pans and a box of weights. City: State: Date: hwac# 28478
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Start Price : 70.00 | Estimates : 140.00 - 280.00
 
 
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Rare Mickey Mouse Ephemera4620 - Rare Mickey Mouse Ephemera
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Truly fabulous collection. 1) A very early, very rare Mickey Mouse 15" tall stuffed velveteen doll, from a time when Mickey really looked more ...
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Start Price : 350.00 | Estimates : 700.00 - 2,000.00
 
 
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Asian and Other Art Books4621 - Asian and Other Art Books
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Harris; Rugs and Carpets of the Orient, 1977... Hubley; Metal Art Goods, 1996... Sotheby's; Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, 1990... C...
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Cram's Superior Family Atlas, The World4622 - Cram's Superior Family Atlas, The World
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Turn of the Century maps of the United States and the World. One page history of the states and countries. Loads of other information. The covers may
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to d******0 for (25.00 + 5.75) = 30.75
 
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Ranch Life in the Rockies and Third Annual Report of the Central N. J. Land Improvement Co. Pamphlet4623 - Ranch Life in the Rockies and Third Annual Report of the Central N. J. Land Improvement Co. Pamphlet
Holabird Western Americana Collections
1) Magazine, "Ranch Life in the Rockies (third edition) United States Land and Mining Laws, the Game and Fish Laws, State Map of Colorado"...
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Start Price : 30.00 | Estimates : 60.00 - 120.00
 
 
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Six Fire Fighting Photos4624 - Six Fire Fighting Photos
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Lot of six old photos of firefighters in action, or old fire trucks, Santa Monica and Wisconsin locales. Three are sepia toned, two of the b/w ones ha
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Fire Department Ephemera4625 - Fire Department Ephemera
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Darling lot of fire department related items: cardboard fire engine with little kids and Dalmation puppies, 1st day of issue 1948 honoring the 300th A
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Start Price : 37.50 | Estimates : 75.00 - 150.00
 
 
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Fire Department Photos4626 - Fire Department Photos
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Eight old photos of fire departments: three stereoviews: Hook & Ladder Rochester, N.Y.; A fire department in action; Conemaugh Boro Fire Departm...
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Start Price : 37.50 | Estimates : 75.00 - 150.00
 
 
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Modern Telephone & Telegraph Stocks Group4627 - Modern Telephone & Telegraph Stocks Group
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Lot of 31: array of telephone and electronics stock certificates from all over the country, with dates ranging from 1903 all the way to 1982. The olde
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Teletype machines Stock Certificates Trio4628 - Teletype machines Stock Certificates Trio
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Three unique teletype stocks, from various parts of the nation. The "National Teletype Company" is dated 1916, from Washington D.C. The ot...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to t*******d for (50.00 + 10.00) = 60.00
 
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Telephone Construction Stock Certificates Group4629 - Telephone Construction Stock Certificates Group
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Lot of 5: mix of various telephone-associated stocks from all over the country, such as the "Automatic Telephone Construction Company" (18...
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Cable & Telegraph Stock Certificate Group4630 - Cable & Telegraph Stock Certificate Group
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Lot of 10: mixed group of old and new cable and telegraph stock certificates.The oldest is an unissued document, from "The American Cable Compa...
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Midwest Telephone Stock Certificates Group4631 - Midwest Telephone Stock Certificates Group
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Lot of 14: extensive group of midwest and east telephone company stocks, from multiple states. The oldest pair is the "Western Illinois Telepho...
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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International Telephone & Telegraph Stocks Group4632 - International Telephone & Telegraph Stocks Group
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Lot of 17: very eclectic mix of international and domestic stocks. The oldest is a French "Telegraphe De Paris A New-York" document, compl...
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Radio Corporations Stock Certificates Group4633 - Radio Corporations Stock Certificates Group
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Lot of 23: multitude of radio corporation stock certificates, from all over the country. The earliest certificate is from the "United States Ra...
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
 
 
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Hawaii Military Photographs4634 - Hawaii Military Photographs
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Over 45 original photos in this very interesting collection. (Prag Collection) City: State: Date: c. 1920's hwac# 31629
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Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to 9*****H for (60.00 + 12.00) = 72.00
 
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Copper River Copper Co. Stock Certificate4635 - Copper River Copper Co. Stock Certificate
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Inc. in Arizona. No. 197, not cancelled. Issued for 117 shares to Henry C. Colby on November 5th, 1908. Signed by Peterson (vice president) and the co
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Estimates : 40.00 - 150.00
Sold to L*****8 for (20.00 + 4.60) = 24.60
 
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Two Alaska Gold Mines Co. Stock Certificates4636 - Two Alaska Gold Mines Co. Stock Certificates
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Pair of certificates, one blue and one orange for the same company. Inc. in Maine. No. B016861. Issued for 10 shares to Thomas L. Robie in 1917. Punch
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 150.00
 
 
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Two Alaska Gold Mines Co. Stock Certificates4637 - Two Alaska Gold Mines Co. Stock Certificates
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Location: Juneau. Inc. in Maine. No. B017958, issued ten shares to Leo J. Harris on Sept. 18, 1917. Signed by vice president and asst. treasurer. Oran
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Estimates : 50.00 - 150.00
Sold to s**********r for (10.00 + 2.00) = 12.00
 
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Two Alaska Mexican Gold Mining Co. Stock Certificates w/ Foreign Revenues4638 - Two Alaska Mexican Gold Mining Co. Stock Certificates w/ Foreign Revenues
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Location: Douglas Island. Inc. 1901 in California. Two certificates, No. 151 (1892) and No. 12859 (1909). Both have same blue border and vignette of p
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Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
Sold to s******n for (20.00 + 4.00) = 24.00
 
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Unuk River Mining and Dredging Co. Stock Certificate4639 - Unuk River Mining and Dredging Co. Stock Certificate
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Inc. in Arizona. No. 38, not cancelled. Issued for 25,000 shares to J.M. Gaiser on Jan. 11th, 1908. Signed by the president and secretary. Gold border
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Estimates : 40.00 - 100.00
Sold to L*****8 for (20.00 + 4.60) = 24.60
 
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Three Alaska Dredge Mining Photographs4640 - Three Alaska Dredge Mining Photographs
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1) Flodin Gold Mining and Dredging Company. Dredge #5. Solomon River. 2) Flodin Dredge #1. Photographer, Loman Brothers. 3) Anderson Dredge. Saunders
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Start Price : 15.00 | Estimates : 30.00 - 100.00
 
 
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Reynolds-Alaska Development Co. Stock4641 - Reynolds-Alaska Development Co. Stock
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Inc. in Washington. No. A4459, not cancelled. Issued for 5 shares to Susan L. Stedman on May 10, 1915. Signed by corporate officers. Gold seal. Allego
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Three Unissued Stocks for Valdez  Hydraulic & Gold Mining Co.4642 - Three Unissued Stocks for Valdez Hydraulic & Gold Mining Co.
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No.274-276. Inc. in Arizona. Black border, green background, gold seal. 190-. Photograph of river in hills. Printer: Lowman & Hanford Stationery...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
Sold to w******o for (40.00 + 9.20) = 49.20
 
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Garfield Mining Trust Territorial Stock Certificate4643 - Garfield Mining Trust Territorial Stock Certificate
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Inc. in Territory of Alaska. Not Cancelled. No. 36, issued for 50 shares to E.E. Gloustad on March 18, 1909. Signed by Garfield, Lyon, and Hollis as T
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Estimates : 40.00 - 150.00
Sold to 8*****l for (20.00 + 4.60) = 24.60
 
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Various Alaska Mining Postcards4644 - Various Alaska Mining Postcards
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Lot of 22. Several postmarked. F. E. C. Dredge in Fairbanks. Hydraulic mining at Ester, Winter Dump at Fairbanks, Silver Bow Placer Mine, Glacier Cree
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Estimates : 70.00 - 300.00
Sold to h*******2 for (35.00 + 8.05) = 43.05
 
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Ben Hur Mining Co. Corporate Sealer4645 - Ben Hur Mining Co. Corporate Sealer
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Black corporate sealer, fancy. From the Arivaipa District. City: Aravaipa State: Arizona Date: 1901 hwac# 20500
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Estimates : 40.00 - 150.00
Sold to i**b for (35.00 + 8.05) = 43.05
 
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Copper Belt Mining Company Stock Certificate4646 - Copper Belt Mining Company Stock Certificate
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The Copper Belt Mining Company. From the Black Hills, Yavapai County, Arizona. Cert. #138 for 100 shares issued to Leyman J Baskin trustee for E J Ba
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Estimates : 80.00 - 250.00
Sold to h*******2 for (40.00 + 9.20) = 49.20
 
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Arizona Gold Mining Stock Certficates4649 - Arizona Gold Mining Stock Certficates
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Group of 4, including: 1) Magdalen Gold Mining Co., dated 1903; 2) Newlin’s Gulch Gold Placer Company of Arizona, dated 1912; 3) Katherine Gold Mining
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Start Price : 20.00 | Estimates : 40.00 - 150.00
 
 
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Arizona Mining Stock Pair4650 - Arizona Mining Stock Pair
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Two Arizona mining certificates: Plutus Gold Mining Company, 1916, No. 90. Issued by T. W. Kinney, President. Issued to E. C. Andersen. Uncancelled. L
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Start Price : 15.00 | Estimates : 30.00 - 80.00
 
 
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Copper Metals Company Gold Bond, A.T. 19104651 - Copper Metals Company Gold Bond, A.T. 1910
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Cert. #242, $100, 6% Twenty Year Gold Bond. The company was incorporated in Arizona Territory. Signed by Ella Rawls Reader as president and Thos. F. D
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Start Price : 20.00 | Estimates : 40.00 - 150.00
 
 
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