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Silver Reef Mining Co. Corp Seal2405 - Silver Reef Mining Co. Corp Seal
Holabird Western Americana Collections
11" tall. Date 1919 Unionville, NV hwac 20553
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Estimates : 75.00 - 150.00
Sold to n*******g for (45.00 + 8.78) = 53.78
 
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Two Unionville, Nevada Mining Stocks2406 - Two Unionville, Nevada Mining Stocks
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Certificates from two different companies issued in 1920-21. 1) Universal Silvers Company stock issued for 100 shares in 1920. Signed by F.W. Dennis a
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 75.00
 
 
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"Buff" Sacramento Mill Virginia City Check signed by Fair2407 - "Buff" Sacramento Mill Virginia City Check signed by Fair
Holabird Western Americana Collections
"Buff" Bank of California, Sacramento Mill check with RN-D1 revenue. Virginia, Nev., June 3rd, 1874. Pay to W.C. Madden $85. Signed by Jam...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to p********n for (35.00 + 6.83) = 41.83
 
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1869 memorandum of bullion assayed by D. W. Balch.2408 - 1869 memorandum of bullion assayed by D. W. Balch.
Holabird Western Americana Collections
From the Savage Mine. Done by a Savage assayer. Bullion is shipped to the Atlantic, Nevada, and Ogden mills. Over 7,000 ounces shipped on May 21st. Ni
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to v*********m for (50.00 + 9.75) = 59.75
 
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Assay Office of Leopold Kuh, assayer2410 - Assay Office of Leopold Kuh, assayer
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Deposited by James G. Fair. Virginia City address: Taylor Street, Corner of D Street. Signed by Kuh himself. Date 1867 Virginia City, NV hwac 2
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to p********n for (110.00 + 21.45) = 131.45
 
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Bacon Mill check w/ James G. Fair signature, RN-E, V&T2411 - Bacon Mill check w/ James G. Fair signature, RN-E, V&T
Holabird Western Americana Collections
No. 965. Dateline Virginia, Nev., Nov. 5, 1873. Agency of the Bank of California. Pay the V&T Railroad $1174.80. Signed by James G. Fair. Rare R...
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Clean Bacon Mill check w/ Fair signature2412 - Clean Bacon Mill check w/ Fair signature
Holabird Western Americana Collections
No. 1305. Bacon Mill. Agency of the Bank of California. Dateline Virginia, Nev., June 20, 1874. Signed by the famous James G. Fair. RN-D1. Very clean!
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Estimates : 80.00 - 100.00
Sold to c*********p for (40.00 + 7.80) = 47.80
 
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Clean Mariposa Mill Company Check w/ Fair signature2413 - Clean Mariposa Mill Company Check w/ Fair signature
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Dateline Virginia, Nev., Dec. 4, 1871. Pay $792 to Chamberlin & Tritle? Signed by James G. Fair. RN-C21. Spindle hole, light smudges, otherwise ...
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Comstock mining stocks2416 - Comstock mining stocks
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1) Union Consolidated, 1927. Cancelled. 2) Hale & Norcross. 1909. Cancelled. 3) Ophir. 1919. Cancelled. 4) Two Consolidated Virginia. 1935. Canc...
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Comstock Receipts and Checks2417 - Comstock Receipts and Checks
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Lot of 16. Great variety! Fraternal, county, and mining companies are represented. 1) Three Savage Mining Company checks: No. 293, issued to Comstock
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Start Price : 65.00 | Estimates : 130.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Comstock Revenue2418 - Comstock Revenue
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 9 revenue imprinted Comstock mining checks. 1) Four North Con. Virginia Mining Co. checks, all from 1879, all with RN-G1 revenue imprints. 2)
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Consolidated Mill check w/ Fair signature2420 - Consolidated Mill check w/ Fair signature
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No. 625. Dateline Virginia, Nev. Feb. 26th, 1875. Agency of the Bank of California. Signed by James G. Fair. RN-D1. Spindle hole, folds, and light soi
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to v*********m for (25.00 + 4.88) = 29.88
 
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Devils Gate Toll, Virginia City Check w/ revenue imprint2421 - Devils Gate Toll, Virginia City Check w/ revenue imprint
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Rare! This check is unique for many reasons. First, the check is made out to the Devils Gate Toll, which is not common. Second, it is a W.S. Hobart (o
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to m********r for (55.00 + 10.73) = 65.73
 
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Five Different Comstock RN Checks w/ 2 duplicates2422 - Five Different Comstock RN Checks w/ 2 duplicates
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Lot of 7. 1) 1881 NV Bank of SF check for the Sierra Nevada Mexican and Union Shaft Co. No. 1456. RN-G1 revenue imprint. Spindle holes and cut cancel.
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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to p********n for (50.00 + 9.75) = 59.75
 
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Four Different Trench Mill Checks2423 - Four Different Trench Mill Checks
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This group represents four different style checks for the Trench Mill, all with either revenue stamps or imprints. Three of the checks are signed by J
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Start Price : 60.00 | Estimates : 120.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Gould & Curry Check to Ophir Mining Co., Virginia City2424 - Gould & Curry Check to Ophir Mining Co., Virginia City
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Dateline Virginia, Nev., Dec. 6, 1866. Pay to Ophir Silver Mining Company $1,333.33, a hefty amount for 1866! Signed by Louis Janin Jr. as supt. Orang
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Estimates : 50.00 - 75.00
Sold to p********n for (60.00 + 11.70) = 71.70
 
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Gould & Curry check w/ rare blue US revenue stamp2425 - Gould & Curry check w/ rare blue US revenue stamp
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No. 7758. Gould & Curry, Agency of the Bank of California. Pay Dan O'Connor $96. Signed by Louis Janin as supt. Orange 2 cent Nevada state a...
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Estimates : 30.00 - 50.00
Sold to p********n for (30.00 + 5.85) = 35.85
 
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Gould & Curry Check, Virginia City w/ strong, centered cancel2426 - Gould & Curry Check, Virginia City w/ strong, centered cancel
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Rare. Gould & Curry, Bank of California, check, dateline Virginia, Nev., Dec 15, 1866. Orange two cent Nevada revenue stamp attached over 2 cent...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to v*********m for (25.00 + 4.88) = 29.88
 
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Gould & Curry Check, Virginia City w/ strong, tied cancel2427 - Gould & Curry Check, Virginia City w/ strong, tied cancel
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Rare. Gould & Curry, Bank of California, check, dateline Virginia, Nev., Dec 15, 1866. Orange two cent Nevada revenue stamp attached over 2 cent...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to D******a for (30.00 + 5.85) = 35.85
 
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Gould & Curry Checks w/ revenue stamps from Janin as Supt.2428 - Gould & Curry Checks w/ revenue stamps from Janin as Supt.
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Lot of 5. 1) Two 1867 Bank of California checks signed by Janin with 2 cent US and Nevada revenue stamps attached. 2) Two 1866 Gould & Curry che...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to j*********t for (25.00 + 4.88) = 29.88
 
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Gould & Curry Mining Co., Virginia City Check Group2429 - Gould & Curry Mining Co., Virginia City Check Group
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 4 different style Gould & Curry checks. 1) 1872 check with Nevada revenue imprint over US imprint. Signed by C.C. Batterman as supt. 2) 1...
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Estimates : 60.00 - 200.00
Sold to G********_.. for (55.00 + 10.73) = 65.73
 
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Gould & Curry Virginia City Check to father of ex-governor2430 - Gould & Curry Virginia City Check to father of ex-governor
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Dateline Virginia, Nev. Nov. 8, 1866. Check made out to Richard Kerman for $18.75. Richard Kerman appears in the 1880 census as living in Virginia Cit
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
 
 
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Gould & Curry, Virginia City check w/ Mackay signature2431 - Gould & Curry, Virginia City check w/ Mackay signature
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Dateline Virginia, Nev., July 3rd, 1875. No. 132. Gould & Curry Silver Mining Company. Agency of the Bank of California. Pay $70 to James Kitto....
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Start Price : 40.00 | Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
 
 
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Gould & Curry, Virginia City check w/ very rare revenue imprint2432 - Gould & Curry, Virginia City check w/ very rare revenue imprint
Holabird Western Americana Collections
No. 8812. Gould & Curry Silver Mining Company. Agency of the Bank of California. Signed by C.C. Batterman as supt. Extra rare red 2 cent Nevada ...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to v*********m for (50.00 + 9.75) = 59.75
 
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Hale & Norcross Silver Mining Co Documents2433 - Hale & Norcross Silver Mining Co Documents
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Five stapled pages of inventory lists of furniture æin Hale & Norcross House Parlor. The first page consists of book cases, table cloths, a...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to B*********g for (40.00 + 7.80) = 47.80
 
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Imperial Silver Mining Co. Check w/ rare revenue imprint2434 - Imperial Silver Mining Co. Check w/ rare revenue imprint
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Rare RN-C21b revenue imprint over federal imprint. No. 712. Imperial Silver Mining Co. Dateline Virginia, Nev. June 6, 1872. Pay to Geo. Emmett $15. S
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Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to m*****1 for (40.00 + 7.80) = 47.80
 
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Imperial Silver Mining Co. Check w/ revenue imprint2435 - Imperial Silver Mining Co. Check w/ revenue imprint
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RN-D1 imprint. Imperial Silver Mining Co. No. 581. Dateline Virginia, Nev. May 3, 1876. Pay to Henry Williams $120. Signed by C.C. Batterman as superi
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Estimates : 50.00 - 75.00
Sold to P*******x for (25.00 + 4.88) = 29.88
 
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Irish Miners on the Comstock: Virginia City Check Lot2436 - Irish Miners on the Comstock: Virginia City Check Lot
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of nine Gould & Curry, Bank of California checks made out to Irish miners. All are from 1866, signed by Louis Janin Jr. as superintendent, a...
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Key Comstock mining company stock2437 - Key Comstock mining company stock
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Four Sierra Nevada Mining Company stock certificates. Issued to Edwards and Cooper and three to H Preston, trustee. The Sierra Nevada Mining Company w
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Mariposa Mill, Virginia City check signed by Fair2438 - Mariposa Mill, Virginia City check signed by Fair
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No. 204. Mariposa Mill Company. Agency of the Bank of California. Dateline Virginia, Nev., July 1st, 1871. Signed by James G. Fair. Pay to E. Morgan $
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 75.00
 
 
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Mariposa Mill, Virginia City check signed by Fair w/ RN-E2439 - Mariposa Mill, Virginia City check signed by Fair w/ RN-E
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Dateline Virginia, Nev., Nov. 5, 1875. Mariposa Mill Company. Agency of the Bank of California. Pay $136.54 to J.C. Hampton & Co. Signed by Jame...
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NV Bank of SF signature lot2440 - NV Bank of SF signature lot
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1) 1882 Revenue imprinted "Sierra Nevada, Mexican, and Union Shaft Company.î Green check. Signed by McKenzie. 2) 1893 Adolph Sutro. Brown ...
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Ophir Mill Check Signed by Fair w/ revenue imprint2441 - Ophir Mill Check Signed by Fair w/ revenue imprint
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Great signature and revenue imprint! No. 566. Virginia, Nev., May 10th, 1872. Left side: W.S. Hobart. Ophir Mill in red font. Agency of the Bank of Ca
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Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to m*****1 for (60.00 + 11.70) = 71.70
 
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Rare Chollar Potosi Mining Co. Check2443 - Rare Chollar Potosi Mining Co. Check
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No. 15432. No. on Pay Roll 135. Virginia, Nev., July 2, 1875. Pay to T. Wellington $120. Signed by Isaac Requa as superintendent. Purple font and vign
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to B*********g for (35.00 + 6.83) = 41.83
 
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Rare Comstock mining article2444 - Rare Comstock mining article
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1879 ñHeat of the Comstock Lodeî by John A. Church. Church was most noted for his book, ñThe Comstock Lode, its formation and history...
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Rare Gould & Curry Check Lot, Virginia City, w/o Nevada revenues2445 - Rare Gould & Curry Check Lot, Virginia City, w/o Nevada revenues
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Lot of five checks, consecutive #'s 6835-6839, from the Gould & Curry Mining Company. All dateline Virginia, Nev., February 10, 1866. All ar...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to v*********m for (50.00 + 9.75) = 59.75
 
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Rare Gould & Curry Check, Virginia City, w/ revenue at upper right2446 - Rare Gould & Curry Check, Virginia City, w/ revenue at upper right
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Dateline Virginia, Nev., Nov. 5, 1866. Pay $358.75 to the Virginia & Gold Hill Water Company. Signed by Janin as supt. This check is special bec...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 75.00
Sold to p********n for (35.00 + 6.83) = 41.83
 
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Rare Style Gould & Curry Check Signed by Mackay2447 - Rare Style Gould & Curry Check Signed by Mackay
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Scarcer style Gould & Curry. No. 27. Dateline Virginia, Nev. August 3rd, 1875. Pay to B.J. Merritt $59.50. Signed by mining legend John Mackay. ...
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Estimates : 80.00 - 100.00
Sold to v*********m for (40.00 + 7.80) = 47.80
 
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Rare Unissued Revenue Imprinted Virginia City Check2448 - Rare Unissued Revenue Imprinted Virginia City Check
Holabird Western Americana Collections
No. 1857. Rare, unissued check for the Woodworth Mill. RN-D1. Folds and small tape repair on back. Date 187- Virginia City, NV hwac 20260
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 70.00
 
 
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Rare Unused Bank of California Check w/ Revenue Imprint2449 - Rare Unused Bank of California Check w/ Revenue Imprint
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Unused, crisp and clean Bank of California check from Virginia City. Check has rare RN-B17b: Orange red Nevada imprint superimposed over federal. Unus
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Savage Mining Co. Check Group2450 - Savage Mining Co. Check Group
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Lot of 16. In addition to a rare purple check (No. 10), there are ten issued NV Bank of SF checks from the 1890s, two different style Bank of CA check
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Estimates : 120.00 - 200.00
Sold to d******0 for (60.00 + 11.70) = 71.70
 
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Second Rare Style Gould & Curry Check Signed by Mackay2451 - Second Rare Style Gould & Curry Check Signed by Mackay
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Second of the rarer Gould & Curry style. No. 29. Dateline Virginia, Nev. August 3rd, 1875. Pay to M. Lowenthall $112.00. Signed by mining legend...
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Estimates : 80.00 - 100.00
Sold to D******a for (45.00 + 8.78) = 53.78
 
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Second Virginia City Check w/ John Mackay signature2452 - Second Virginia City Check w/ John Mackay signature
Holabird Western Americana Collections
No. 439. Consolidated Mill. Agency of the Bank of California. RN-D1. Pay $25.5o to M.G. Foster. Signed by the famous John W. Mackay. Condition: spindl
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Estimates : 60.00 - 100.00
Sold to c*********p for (30.00 + 5.85) = 35.85
 
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Summit Mill, Virginia City check2453 - Summit Mill, Virginia City check
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No. 28. Summit Mill. Agency of the Bank of California. Dateline Virginia, Nev., Dec. 21st, 1868. Pay Mariano Andrede (?) $571.50. Signed by Mason. O
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
 
 
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Tahoe Lumber Ephemera2454 - Tahoe Lumber Ephemera
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Seven checks relating Comstock Mining to Tahoe lumbering. 1) Rare (unused) blue Pacific Wood, Lumber & Flume Company. Revenue imprinted. In pris...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to p********n for (50.00 + 9.75) = 59.75
 
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Three Different RN Virginia City, Nevada Checks2455 - Three Different RN Virginia City, Nevada Checks
Holabird Western Americana Collections
1) Rare 1872 Gould & Curry check with NV revenue imprinted over US revenue imprint, signed by C.C. Batterman as Supt. 2) 1879 Gould & Curry ...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to p********n for (25.00 + 4.88) = 29.88
 
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Three Virginia City Checks including Fair signature2456 - Three Virginia City Checks including Fair signature
Holabird Western Americana Collections
1) Gould & Curry Silver Mining Co. Check. No. 525. Virginia, April 27, 1875. RN-D1 revenue. Pay to B.J. Kern $14. Signed by James G. Fair as sup...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 150.00
Sold to p********n for (25.00 + 4.88) = 29.88
 
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Treasurer Receipt- paying himself2457 - Treasurer Receipt- paying himself
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Treasurer Charles Fish is paying himself $250.00 on voucher #1051 on December 3, 1870. A nice little Christmas present? This is a nice piece: purple w
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Two Different Occidental Mill w/ Fair signature2458 - Two Different Occidental Mill w/ Fair signature
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Scarce style check for the Occidental Mill. Both have RN-C21b revenue imprints. No. 857 is unissued, but does have "Pacific Mill + Mng Co."...
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Start Price : 60.00 | Estimates : 120.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Two Different Sapphire Mill checks w/ Hobart Signature2459 - Two Different Sapphire Mill checks w/ Hobart Signature
Holabird Western Americana Collections
1) No. 879. Dec. 8, 1871. Rare RN-B17b revenue imprint. W.S. Hobart, Sapphire Mill check drawn on the Bank of CA. 2) Larger style than the first. No.
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Estimates : 120.00 - 200.00
Sold to p********n for (120.00 + 23.40) = 143.40
 
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