Western Americana Auction April 2022

Auction Details

Day 1 - Thursday, April 21
Lots 1000-1597

Art (1000-1097)
Native Americana (1098-1163)
Philatelic (1301-1597)
First Day Covers (1301-1352)
Postcards (1353-1525)
Stamps (1526-1597)

Day 2 - Friday, April 22
Lots 2000-2637

Jewelry (2000-2017)
Attire (2018-2041)
Miscellaneous Collectibles (2042-2114)
Bottles (2115-2119)
Toys (2120-2130)
Circus (2131-2135)
Gaming (2136-2147)
Liquor (2148-2167)
Tobacciana (2168-2179)
Menus (2180-2195)
Entertainment Industry (2196-2224)
Sports (2225-2258)
Calendars (2259-2266)
Advertisement (2267-2333)
Autographs (2334-2336)
Photography (2337-2387)
Maps (2388-2419)
Transportation (2420-2457)
Military (2458-2494)
Firearms & Weapons (2495-2502)
General Americana Geographically Sorted (2503-2637)


Day 3 – Saturday, April 23
Lots 3000-3628

Mining (3000-3116)
Fossils (3117-3131)
Minerals (3132-3271)
Numismatics (3272-3439)
Bullion (3272-3280)
Ingots (3281-3287)
Coins (3288-3301)
Currency (3302-3310)
Dies (3311-3335)
Ephemera (3336-3349)
Foreign (3350-3377)
Medals & Exonumia (3378-3439)
Tokens (3440-3628)


Day 4 – Sunday, April 24
Lots 4000-4618

Stocks & Bonds (4000-4229)
Misc (4000-4013)
Mining (4014-4173)
Railroad (4174-4189)
Other (4190-4229)
Bargains & Dealer Lots (4230-4618)
Advertising (4255-4276) 197
Tobacciana (4277-4280)
3D Collectibles (4281-4315)
Toys & Model Railroading (4316-4327)
Photography (4328-4341)
Postcards (4342-4385)
Philatelic (4386-4491)
Stamps (4492-4524)
Stocks (4525-4534)
Maps (4535-4542)
General Americana (4548-4618)

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Virginia & Truckee Ephemera, Group 3 - 2 pcs  [147784]2450 - Virginia & Truckee Ephemera, Group 3 - 2 pcs [147784]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Misc. Virginia & Truckee R.R. Ephemera (2): 1) Lumber Statement for the month of February 1879 Lists the Carson Lumber Co. as the Consignor (boa...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 70.00 - 140.00
Sold to j******e for (35.00 + 8.75) = 43.75
 
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Virginia & Truckee RR Billheads - 13 pcs  [147787]2451 - Virginia & Truckee RR Billheads - 13 pcs [147787]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Virginia & Truckee R.R. Billheads for Receipts & Charges (13). Dated 1874-1901. City: State: Date:
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 140.00 - 250.00
Sold to B*********g for (150.00 + 37.50) = 187.50
 
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Virginia & Truckee RR Books - 3  [147794]2452 - Virginia & Truckee RR Books - 3 [147794]
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Virginia & Truckee Railroad Publications: 1) Virginia & Truckee, a Story of Virginia City & Comstock Times by Lucius Beebe & Charles...
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Virginia & Truckee RR Ephemera, Group 1 - 4 pcs  [147780]2453 - Virginia & Truckee RR Ephemera, Group 1 - 4 pcs [147780]
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Miscellaneous Virginia & Truckee Ephemera (4) #1: 1) Rare 1909 postcard of the V & T depot in Carson City. 2) Passenger Conductor's ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 120.00 - 240.00
Sold to j******e for (60.00 + 15.00) = 75.00
 
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Virginia & Truckee RR Ore Statements  [147781]2454 - Virginia & Truckee RR Ore Statements [147781]
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Virginia & Truckee R.R. Monthly Statement of Ore Weighed at Railroad Scales for the month of January 1878. Shows weights, in tons and pounds, fo...
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Estimate : 60.00 - 120.00
Sold to 6****A for (110.00 + 27.50) = 137.50
 
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Virginia & Truckee RR Payroll Ephemera - 7 pcs  [147792]2455 - Virginia & Truckee RR Payroll Ephemera - 7 pcs [147792]
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V & T R.R. Payroll & Time Sheet Documents (7): 1) Pay Roll Ledger, for month of August, 1975 Includes personnel for the Engine "Columbu...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to j******e for (170.00 + 42.50) = 212.50
 
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Virginia & Truckee RR Photos - 10 pcs  [147786]2456 - Virginia & Truckee RR Photos - 10 pcs [147786]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Virginia & Truckee R.R. Related Historic Photographs: 1) Overview of Virginia City & V&T Round House C-1930's. 2) Virginia City ...
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Estimate : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to j******e for (225.00 + 56.25) = 281.25
 
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Western Railroad Check Collection  [148582]2457 - Western Railroad Check Collection [148582]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
About 65 vintage checks from Western railroads doing business with Montana merchants. Nevada, California, Oregon, Washington, Montana. Including two r
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to d*******f for (20.00 + 5.00) = 25.00
 
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Andrew Johnson Signed Document  [147033]2458 - Andrew Johnson Signed Document [147033]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Document promoting J. C. Paine to the rank of major in the Army, signed by Secretary of War E M. Stanton and president Andrew Johnson. Document is 13
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to d*****x for (750.00 + 187.50) = 937.50
 
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Aviator Oxygen Regulator Mask  [147393]2459 - Aviator Oxygen Regulator Mask [147393]
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Robertshaw Fulton Controls oxygen breathing regulator mask as used by military aviators. City: State: Date:
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to d*******f for (170.00 + 42.50) = 212.50
 
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Children's World WW 1 Poster  [148621]2460 - Children's World WW 1 Poster [148621]
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Colorful WW 1 poster. "The health of the child is the power of the nation." April 1918-1919. 19.5x30". Has repairs, please inspect. ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to w**********e for (20.00 + 5.00) = 25.00
 
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Civil War Cribbage Board  [147056]2461 - Civil War Cribbage Board [147056]
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A handmade cribbage board from the Civil War, roughly 12 in. long X 2 5/8 in. wide X 5/8 in. thick made of oak . It is marked: "Co. A 146 (Th)...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to d*******f for (325.00 + 81.25) = 406.25
 
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Confederate Bond and Ephemera  [148187]2462 - Confederate Bond and Ephemera [148187]
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Confederate Congress $500 bond issued February 20, 1863. Signed by register of the Treasury, with seven coupons still attached. Also a receipt for $50
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to j*******o for (150.00 + 37.50) = 187.50
 
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From The Domain of Neptunus Rex  Shellback Certificate   [147104]2463 - From The Domain of Neptunus Rex Shellback Certificate [147104]
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Issued July 6, 1925 for EnsignAlfred J. Bolton. USS West Virginia, crossing the Equator bound for Australia. This is a large 16 X 21 color certificat
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to 0***8 for (60.00 + 15.00) = 75.00
 
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George III Manuscript Document  [148590]2464 - George III Manuscript Document [148590]
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Signed, "George R" twice, once on each side. One side is headed "Establishment of the Forces and Garrison of Gibraltar" and list...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to A********S for (225.00 + 56.25) = 281.25
 
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Harper's Weekly Civil War May 7, 1864  [147039]2465 - Harper's Weekly Civil War May 7, 1864 [147039]
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Fourteen page issue of Harper's Weekly, New York, May 7, 1864 with news of the Civil War and a cover illustration of Union Scouts in Louisiana. ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 60.00 - 100.00
Sold to d*******f for (40.00 + 10.00) = 50.00
 
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Illinois Infantry Muster-Out Roll   [147022]2466 - Illinois Infantry Muster-Out Roll [147022]
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Muster-Out Roll of Peter Shaffer, Company D, 153rd Regiment, Illinois Infantry. This voucher is signed by the surgeon who was in charge of the hospita
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Start Price : 40.00 | Estimate : 80.00 - 120.00
 
 
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Major General Ben Butler Autograph & Photo  [147041]2467 - Major General Ben Butler Autograph & Photo [147041]
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Red cardboard matting 15 x 8 inches with a photograph of Major General Benjamin F. Butler and staff. And an autograph. Butler was one of the most con
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 60.00 - 100.00
Sold to m*******r for (30.00 + 7.50) = 37.50
 
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Military Ephemera  [147289]2468 - Military Ephemera [147289]
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Illustrated Catalogue of Arms and Military Goods of the Army, Navy, Marine and Revenue Corps of the US, folds out with firearms, sword and uniform il
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 80.00 - 160.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (40.00 + 10.00) = 50.00
 
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Military Insignia Collection  [147053]2469 - Military Insignia Collection [147053]
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Hinged frame with twelve military insignias and nine military buttons. A stamped pewter Eagle 1833-1840 Shako Dragoon insignia; a 1840s-1850s mounted
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (60.00 + 15.00) = 75.00
 
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Navy Commanders Hat  [147404]2470 - Navy Commanders Hat [147404]
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Size 7 1/8 Commanders hat by Wolf-Brown. City: State: Date:
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 80.00 - 120.00
Sold to C*****t for (55.00 + 13.75) = 68.75
 
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Navy Hard Shell Aviators Helmet  [147414]2471 - Navy Hard Shell Aviators Helmet [147414]
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Well worn Navy aviator helmet, gold with silver and orange reflectors. Sun visor and pull down shield. Possibly 1960's. City: State: Date:
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to a******a for (150.00 + 37.50) = 187.50
 
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Police Humor Post Card Collection  [142621]2472 - Police Humor Post Card Collection [142621]
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Large collection of classic-post 1935 comic character cards, and 1907-c1912 period humorous cards re police. About 250 cards +/-. A fun collection.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to d*******f for (350.00 + 87.50) = 437.50
 
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U.S. Navy Silver Plated Serving Spoons  [146823]2473 - U.S. Navy Silver Plated Serving Spoons [146823]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Three serving spoon made by International Silver Company. Anchor motif on the front, "U.S. N." on the back. Each spoon 7 inches long. Poss...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 60.00 - 100.00
Sold to a******a for (30.00 + 7.50) = 37.50
 
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U.S. War Dept. Army Register  [146734]2474 - U.S. War Dept. Army Register [146734]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This is a collection of U. S. Army Registered participants including volunteers. There are five volumes issued: 1897, 1898, 1899, 1890, 1902. This ser
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to c***7 for (90.00 + 22.50) = 112.50
 
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U.S.S. Howard W. Gilmore Launch Schedule  [146990]2475 - U.S.S. Howard W. Gilmore Launch Schedule [146990]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Detailed operating launching schedule of the U.S.S. Howard W. Gilmore, launched September 16, 1943 at the United States Navy Yard, Mare Island, Califo
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 60.00 - 100.00
Sold to a******a for (30.00 + 7.50) = 37.50
 
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United States Naval Academy Diploma   [147043]2476 - United States Naval Academy Diploma [147043]
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Framed in a 19 x 23 inch black frame is a certificate of graduation for Daniel Delbarty Vincent Stuart the fourth day of June 1869. Elaborate vignet
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to C*****t for (110.00 + 27.50) = 137.50
 
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US Naval Seaman Blue Uniform Top  [147405]2477 - US Naval Seaman Blue Uniform Top [147405]
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Possibly c. 1960's. Naval Clothing Factory. City: State: Date:
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimate : 100.00 - 150.00
 
 
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Vern Haugland Diary Reprint  [148091]2478 - Vern Haugland Diary Reprint [148091]
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Reprint copy of the diary of Vern Haugland titled, 43 Days: An Epic of Journalistic Devotion. Vern Haugland was a reporter for the Associated Press du
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to 8*****p for (20.00 + 4.40) = 24.40
 
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West Point Dinner Photo Album  [147047]2479 - West Point Dinner Photo Album [147047]
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A photo album from a West Point Dinner, 1953, the 151st Annual Founder's Day Dinner with Colonel Francis E. Kidwell, General James A. Van Fleet ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to a********o for (55.00 + 13.75) = 68.75
 
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World War One Stereoview Cards  [146873]2480 - World War One Stereoview Cards [146873]
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Lot of seven Keystone View Company stereoviews from World War I. French Renault tanks moving to the front; French 320s in Action; President Poincare...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 60.00 - 100.00
Sold to b*******n for (10.00 + 2.50) = 12.50
 
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WWI and WWII Ephemera Collection  [146750]2481 - WWI and WWII Ephemera Collection [146750]
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Collection of newspapers, photographs, and a German book from WWI and WWII. A) 13 photographs of French and British WWII soldiers. Most of these photo
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimate : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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WWII Pacific Theater Propaganda  [148099]2482 - WWII Pacific Theater Propaganda [148099]
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Propaganda flyer related to the bombing of the Shanghai-Ningpo Railway in China by Japanese planes on August 28, 1937. This flyer has an image of a to
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to d*******f for (160.00 + 40.00) = 200.00
 
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WWII Save Rubber Poster  [148024]2483 - WWII Save Rubber Poster [148024]
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Color poster of a woman carrying her groceries. "Trucks and tires must last to victory". OWI Poster # 28. 27.5x9.5". City: State: ...
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Start Price : 75.00 | Estimate : 150.00 - 300.00
 
 
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WWII Scrapbook with Original Art  [147742]2484 - WWII Scrapbook with Original Art [147742]
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Nice letter from 1944 with original pencil art and WW 2 scrap book with clippings and V Mail. Covers with pencil drawings. Nice set. City: State: D
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 120.00 - 200.00
Sold to a****a for (75.00 + 18.75) = 93.75
 
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WWII Soldier Valentine  [147442]2485 - WWII Soldier Valentine [147442]
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Photograph of an unknown WWII soldier standing next to a military plane which appears to be a Flying Tiger. The photograph is framed between two piece
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to t**********3 for (55.00 + 13.75) = 68.75
 
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WWII US Army Issue Winter wear Overcoat, Pants and Shirt  [146733]2486 - WWII US Army Issue Winter wear Overcoat, Pants and Shirt [146733]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This WW2 Army vintage clothing is in as-new condition with a wool full length overcoat size 36R, the wool pants have a 28 in. inseam, the wool shirt i
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to n******3 for (25.00 + 6.25) = 31.25
 
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Yankee Schooner "Lee" Captain's Box  [147037]2487 - Yankee Schooner "Lee" Captain's Box [147037]
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A Captain's kit from the Yankee Schooner "Lee". This antique wood box measures 4.5 in. X 11 in. X 7.75 in. It is beautifully lacque...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to y*****5 for (375.00 + 93.75) = 468.75
 
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Siege of Paris Historical Souvenir  [145297]2488 - Siege of Paris Historical Souvenir [145297]
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"Souvenir Historique" wall display commemorating the Siege of Paris (Sept 19,1870 - January 28, 1871) . Decorated with small round thing...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 80.00 - 100.00
Sold to d*******f for (45.00 + 11.25) = 56.25
 
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Harper's Weekly covers President Garfield's Assassination  [147064]2489 - Harper's Weekly covers President Garfield's Assassination [147064]
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This lot has two covers from the Harper's Weekly newspaper. The first, dated July 8, 1881 is an etching depicting the assassin firing a British ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (25.00 + 6.25) = 31.25
 
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Mortimer R Proctor Archive  [148624]2490 - Mortimer R Proctor Archive [148624]
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Framed Society of the Sons of the American Revolution member certificate, 1915, 28x33". MR Proctor Jr. graduate degree. Governor Fletcher D Pro...
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Start Price : 500.00 | Estimate : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
 
 
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Presidential Headlines  [146599]2491 - Presidential Headlines [146599]
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Several newspapers with headlines about presidents from Warren G. Harding to Ronald Regan. These newspapers include reports about the assassination of
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Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (45.00 + 11.25) = 56.25
 
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Puck Political Cartoon Prints  [147934]2492 - Puck Political Cartoon Prints [147934]
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Group of about 35 prints of political cartoons from Puck Magazine. Puck was one of the earliest humor and political satire magazines in the United Sta
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Estimate : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to d*******f for (150.00 + 37.50) = 187.50
 
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Signed Franklin D. Roosevelt Appoint Certificate  [148535]2493 - Signed Franklin D. Roosevelt Appoint Certificate [148535]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Framed appointment certificate to George Z Barnes of Illinois as a member of the US Tariff Commission, dated August 8, 1945. Signed by Franklin D. Roo
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 500.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (425.00 + 106.25) = 531.25
 
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US Grant Memorial Glass Paperweights, 3  [148512]2494 - US Grant Memorial Glass Paperweights, 3 [148512]
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3 glass US Grant's Memorial paperweights. 1 color, 2 b/w. 2.5x4". City: State: Date:
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimate : 100.00 - 120.00
 
 
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Cartridges for Collectors Hardcover  [133269]2495 - Cartridges for Collectors Hardcover [133269]
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Hardcover cartridges for Collectors, Vol. 1 Centerfire by Datig. 174pp with index. City: State: Date:
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Estimate : 80.00 - 100.00
Sold to r********n for (20.00 + 5.00) = 25.00
 
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Daisey Air Pistols models 722 and CO2/200 in .22 cal. and Ammo Encyclopedia  [146732]2496 - Daisey Air Pistols models 722 and CO2/200 in .22 cal. and Ammo Encyclopedia [146732]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This lot has two Daisey air pistols; a Power Line pistol model 722 (made by Daisey) in .22 cal. side pump action with owner's manual and box. Ab...
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Estimate : 140.00 - 200.00
Sold to C*****4 for (75.00 + 18.75) = 93.75
 
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Explosives Company Correspondence  [147324]2497 - Explosives Company Correspondence [147324]
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Group of correspondence and billheads from various explosives companies including California Powder Works, the Giant Powder Company, Wallace Powder Co
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Estimate : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to S*****8 for (150.00 + 33.00) = 183.00
 
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Franklin Mint Eagle Knives by Ray Beers  [146727]2498 - Franklin Mint Eagle Knives by Ray Beers [146727]
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This is a collection of six Franklin Mint Eagle folders. Each knife is finely made with stainless steel blades, about 5 in. folded and with a pouch.
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Estimate : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold to d*******f for (85.00 + 21.25) = 106.25
 
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Gunsmith Correspondence  [147264]2499 - Gunsmith Correspondence [147264]
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Four pieces of correspondence or billheads from several western gunsmiths including the following: A) Piece of correspondence written on pictorial let
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to j******d for (50.00 + 12.50) = 62.50
 
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