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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Idaho Yesterdays Journals and Mining Ephemera  [148508]4550 - Idaho Yesterdays Journals and Mining Ephemera [148508]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
11 issues of Idaho Yesterday c. 1950's-1960's. Idaho Mining binder with various Idaho mining ephemera. City: State:Idaho Date:
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 70.00 - 100.00
Sold to r*****r for (15.00 + 3.75) = 18.75
 
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Fratt Family of Billings Montana Business Papers  [148006]4551 - Fratt Family of Billings Montana Business Papers [148006]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Assorted business papers of the Fratt family of Billings. Indentures, agreements, articles of co-partnership, a lease and more. 1.5" stack in ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to a****a for (100.00 + 25.00) = 125.00
 
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Butte Law Office of James B. Leahy Ephemera  [146744]4552 - Butte Law Office of James B. Leahy Ephemera [146744]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This lot has at least 50 pieces of ephemera from the offices of James B. Leahy attorney in Butte, Montana 1880s-1900s. There are: a document for the d
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Butte RN Checks  [148550]4553 - Butte RN Checks [148550]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of about 30 checks from Butte Montana businesses with imprinted revenue stamps. Also from Virginia City and Glendale Montana. City:Butte State:
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Helena RN Checks  [148546]4554 - Helena RN Checks [148546]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of over 30 vintage checks from Helena businesses with imprinted revenue stamps, from the 1870s-1880s. City:Helena State:Montana Date:
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Merchants National Bank Check Collection  [147858]4555 - Merchants National Bank Check Collection [147858]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
About 400 or more checks from Merchants National Bank. c. 1880's to 1890's. City:Helena State:Montana Date:
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to A********S for (100.00 + 25.00) = 125.00
 
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Jefferson County Court Papers  [147853]4556 - Jefferson County Court Papers [147853]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
About 250 documents from Jefferson County, MT. c. 1870's-1880's. Probate, district court, justice court. City:Jefferson County State:Monta...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 250.00 - 375.00
Sold to t******2 for (225.00 + 56.25) = 281.25
 
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Virginia City, Great Falls and Butte Montana Letterhead, Billhead Hoard  [147681]4557 - Virginia City, Great Falls and Butte Montana Letterhead, Billhead Hoard [147681]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Hundreds of billheads and letterheads from Virginia City, Great Falls and Butte Montana. Mostly non pictorial and c. 1900-1925. City:Virginia City S
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to y******e for (70.00 + 17.50) = 87.50
 
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Montana Billhead and Letterhead Assortment  [147662]4558 - Montana Billhead and Letterhead Assortment [147662]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
About 150 mostly non pictorial c. 1900-1920. Virginia City, Butte, Goldfield billheads and letterheads. Mostly in protective sleeves. City:Virginia
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to y******e for (80.00 + 20.00) = 100.00
 
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Automotive and Racing Ephemera  [147377]4559 - Automotive and Racing Ephemera [147377]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lots of Montana automobile ephemera and more. Business cards, garage billheads, letters, Hoover Leather Necessities for Automobiles and Motorcycle cat
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to n*******4 for (75.00 + 16.50) = 91.50
 
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Chinese Ephemera  [147367]4560 - Chinese Ephemera [147367]
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The Saturday Evening Post cover with 2 Chinese children. Letter on Banking House of Henry Elling, 1895. Letter states " The Chinaman will do it...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 40.00 - 80.00
Sold to m*******r for (20.00 + 5.00) = 25.00
 
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Drugstore Group  [147321]4561 - Drugstore Group [147321]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Group of miscellaneous ephemera related to drugstores. This group includes four billheads for druggists in Montana, including Parchen Drug Co., Newbro
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to t******2 for (35.00 + 8.75) = 43.75
 
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EG Hershfield Banker Checks  [147860]4562 - EG Hershfield Banker Checks [147860]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
About 200 checks, EG Hershfield Banker checks c. 1860's-1870's. City: State:Montana Date:
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to l*******r for (250.00 + 62.50) = 312.50
 
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Enormous Montana Check Collection  [144745]4563 - Enormous Montana Check Collection [144745]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 300+. Includes unissued pieces. Groups include: Helena (1880s, 1890s, 1900-1920s, incl. for AM Holter); Madison County, Montana Territory (unus
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Huge Montana Check Collection  [144744]4564 - Huge Montana Check Collection [144744]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 300+. Mix of issued and unissued. Earliest piece is 1878 receipt for the Bozeman Avant Courier. Groups include: Hoge, Daly & Co., Anacond...
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Junior Order United American Mechanics Paper Work  [147856]4565 - Junior Order United American Mechanics Paper Work [147856]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
About 75 pieces of paperwork from Junior Order United American Mechanics, c. 1892-1955. Mostly letters and organization related documents. City: Sta
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to t******2 for (35.00 + 8.75) = 43.75
 
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License Collection  [147365]4566 - License Collection [147365]
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Approx. 60 licenses, mostly Montana. Metal mines, merchant, marriage. 1880's to 1918 City: State:Montana Date:
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 60.00 - 200.00
Sold to t******2 for (225.00 + 56.25) = 281.25
 
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Massive Montana Check Collection  [144743]4567 - Massive Montana Check Collection [144743]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 275 Montana checks. Groups include: Great Falls pictorial city warrants from the 1890s-1900; Missoula National Bank checks from the 1880s; Morr
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Montana and Montana Territory Licenses  [147386]4568 - Montana and Montana Territory Licenses [147386]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Approx. 120 licenses and license book stubs from Montana and MT. Mostly business licenses, 1880-1900's. City: State:Montana Date:
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 250.00
Sold to t******2 for (750.00 + 187.50) = 937.50
 
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Montana and Presidential Bumper Stickers  [148507]4569 - Montana and Presidential Bumper Stickers [148507]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
About 200 Montana and presidential bumper stickers. Wallace, Nixon, McGovern, Hibbard, Ike, Metcalf and more. City: State:Montana Date:
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to w**********e for (60.00 + 15.00) = 75.00
 
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Montana Business' Article of Incorporation  [147864]4570 - Montana Business' Article of Incorporation [147864]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
About 60 misc. Montana business related annual reports, articles of incorporation etc. Royal Milling Co, Western Montana Co-op, Clark Fork Power, Mack
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Start Price : 75.00 | Estimate : 150.00 - 250.00
 
 
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Montana Check and Banking Collection  [147674]4571 - Montana Check and Banking Collection [147674]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
About 200 Montana checks c. 1888-1937. Helena, Billings, Pony, Broadview, Great Falls, Lewistown, Butte and more. City: State:Montana Date:
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 150.00 | Estimate : 300.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Montana Check Collection  [147686]4572 - Montana Check Collection [147686]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
About 200 Montana checks, many from Virginia City. Lots of small towns mixed in. Not checked for signatures, so collectors have at it! City: State:M
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimate : 200.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Montana Check Collection (Plus Some Other States)  [144747]4573 - Montana Check Collection (Plus Some Other States) [144747]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 300+ checks that span nearly a century. No RN. 1) 250 Montana checks. Groups include: Great Falls pictorial treasurer warrants (early 1900s and
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to l*******r for (70.00 + 17.50) = 87.50
 
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Montana Dept. of Insurance Certificates  [147588]4574 - Montana Dept. of Insurance Certificates [147588]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
5 Montana Dept. of Insurance Agent's Certificate of Authority issued to insurance carriers. All 1909. City: State:Montana Date:
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 50.00 | Estimate : 100.00 - 150.00
 
 
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Montana Expo, Fair and Dances Ephemera  [147363]4575 - Montana Expo, Fair and Dances Ephemera [147363]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
1893 and 1894 Deer Lodge HS commencement invitation. Cottonwood Hall -The musicale programme 9/16/1892 The Queen of Fame 1891. The School Ma'am ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 60.00 - 120.00
Sold to a****a for (30.00 + 7.50) = 37.50
 
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Montana Hunting and Fishing Licenses and National Sportsman (2)  [147381]4576 - Montana Hunting and Fishing Licenses and National Sportsman (2) [147381]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
National Sportsman 7/1901 and 2/1902. Montana fish and games licenses issued 1958-60(3). City: State:Montana Date:
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 40.00 - 100.00
Sold to n*******4 for (35.00 + 7.70) = 42.70
 
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Montana Indentures and Deeds  [148008]4577 - Montana Indentures and Deeds [148008]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
About 15 misc. Montana indentures and deeds, c. 1864-1925 City: State:Montana Date:
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to y******e for (15.00 + 3.75) = 18.75
 
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Montana Misc. Business' Articles of Incorporation  [148011]4578 - Montana Misc. Business' Articles of Incorporation [148011]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
About 19 articles of incorporation for business' in Montana cities. City: State:Montana Date:
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to y******e for (30.00 + 7.50) = 37.50
 
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Montana Pamphlet Group  [147848]4579 - Montana Pamphlet Group [147848]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
19 Montana Pamphlets. General George Armstrong Custer. The Inter=Mountain Educator Vol 8, x2, Vol 9 x2, 1913. The Frontier, A Literary Magazine. The S
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to b****3 for (10.00 + 2.50) = 12.50
 
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Montana Parole and Pardon Ephemera  [147279]4580 - Montana Parole and Pardon Ephemera [147279]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Approx. 35 letters related to parolees, corrections and pardons in Montana. City: State:Montana Date:1897-1940
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 60.00 - 100.00
Sold to d*******f for (95.00 + 23.75) = 118.75
 
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Montana Pictorial Billheads  [147850]4581 - Montana Pictorial Billheads [147850]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
About 120 Montana pictorial billheads. Helena Mining, Closset & Devers, Helena Stamp Works, The Tribune, Ohio Truss, Graf, Morsebach, Montana Da...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 350.00 - 500.00
Sold to d*******f for (190.00 + 47.50) = 237.50
 
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Montana Revenue Check Variety Collection  [144742]4582 - Montana Revenue Check Variety Collection [144742]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 38: two each of 19 different RN varieties. Butte, Helena, Virginia City, and Glendale, Montana. Includes: 20 RN-G, 4 RN-D, and 14 RN-X. Issued
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to f*****E for (65.00 + 0.00) = 65.00
 
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Montana Social Club and Organizations Article of Incorporation  [148010]4583 - Montana Social Club and Organizations Article of Incorporation [148010]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Westerns Inc, YMCA of Missoula, First Presbyterian Church of Potomac, Fisherman's Club, Out West Social Assoc., Missoula Knights of Columbus, F...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (30.00 + 7.50) = 37.50
 
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Montana State Board of Horticulture Biennial Booklets(5)  [147360]4584 - Montana State Board of Horticulture Biennial Booklets(5) [147360]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
5 volumes 1905-1906, 1907-1908, 1911-1912, 1916-1917, 197-1918. City: State:Montana Date:1905-1915
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to w**********e for (10.00 + 2.50) = 12.50
 
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Montana State Forrester Biennial Reports (2)  [147371]4585 - Montana State Forrester Biennial Reports (2) [147371]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
1915-16 and 19919-1920 biennial reports. City: State:Montana Date:
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 40.00 - 100.00
Sold to b********t.. for (15.00 + 3.75) = 18.75
 
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Montana Vignette Checks  [147637]4586 - Montana Vignette Checks [147637]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Dealer lot of several hundred vignette checks, mostly from Montana. Some examples include checks from the Isdell Mercantile Company, the Treasurer of
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to t******2 for (80.00 + 20.00) = 100.00
 
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Montana Vintage Promo Booklets and Road Maps  [133253]4587 - Montana Vintage Promo Booklets and Road Maps [133253]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
About 70 Montana tourist booklets and road maps, from 1930's to 1970's. City: State:Montana Date:
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to w**********e for (40.00 + 10.00) = 50.00
 
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Mostly Montana Checks with Vignettes  [147854]4588 - Mostly Montana Checks with Vignettes [147854]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
About 300 checks with vignettes. Mostly Montana 1890's-1930's. Butte, Pony, Helena, Poplar, Missoula. Some SoCal. Many duplicates. City: S...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to b********t.. for (120.00 + 30.00) = 150.00
 
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Mostly Montana Ephemera Group  [147474]4589 - Mostly Montana Ephemera Group [147474]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Approx. 14# box of mostly Montana ephemera including letterheads, ledger pages, state publications and more. Other Western state tourist items. Mostly
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to t******2 for (325.00 + 81.25) = 406.25
 
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Mostly Montana Small Town Billheads  [147851]4590 - Mostly Montana Small Town Billheads [147851]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
About 250 billheads from mostly Montana or for orders to Montana. Joplin, Chillicothe, Stanford, VC, Sheridan, Clancy etc. Ranchers Feed Stable, LB
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to d*******f for (80.00 + 20.00) = 100.00
 
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Philipsburg, MT School Photograph  [147630]4591 - Philipsburg, MT School Photograph [147630]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Mounted photograph of a group of 19 school children in Philipsburg, Montana. The children are dressed for winter with coats and hats, some are holding
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 60.00 - 90.00
Sold to w**********e for (20.00 + 5.00) = 25.00
 
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Real Estate and Ditch Co. Articles of Incorporation  [147865]4592 - Real Estate and Ditch Co. Articles of Incorporation [147865]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
About 20 articles of incorporation for Montana companies including Big Sag Land and Live Stock, South Side Realty, Tiedt Land and Orchard, Suburban La
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 75.00 | Estimate : 150.00 - 250.00
 
 
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Rock Spring Dairy Milk Bottle Caps. Unused  [148174]4593 - Rock Spring Dairy Milk Bottle Caps. Unused [148174]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
About 80 plastic like unused milk bottle caps from Rock Spring Dairy, Elk Park, MT. City: State:Montana Date:
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Start Price : 30.00 | Estimate : 60.00 - 100.00
 
 
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Montana and Idaho Mining Checks  [147651]4594 - Montana and Idaho Mining Checks [147651]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Dealer lot of about 100 checks from various mining companies in Montana and Idaho. Some examples include checks from North Butte Mining Company, Monta
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimate : 100.00 - 150.00
 
 
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Virginia Evening Chronicle Billhead  [147464]4595 - Virginia Evening Chronicle Billhead [147464]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
1881 Virginia Evening Chronicle Billhead with Virginia and Gold Hill Water Company billhead on back. Nice condition. City:Virginia City State:Nevada
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to B*********g for (45.00 + 11.25) = 56.25
 
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Silver City, NM Geological Atlas by USGS  [148519]4596 - Silver City, NM Geological Atlas by USGS [148519]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
1916 Geological atlas of the US, Silver City, NM by Paige nd USGS. 17pp plus 2 maps and illustrations. 3" tear on all pages. City: State:New ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 70.00 - 150.00
Sold to S*****3 for (35.00 + 8.75) = 43.75
 
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Archivo General de Indias  [147052]4597 - Archivo General de Indias [147052]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Photographed from the original preserved in the Archive General de India's, of Seville under a Royal Order dated Madrid December 26th, 1883 for ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 60.00 - 100.00
Sold to d**********n for (30.00 + 7.50) = 37.50
 
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Brewing Ephemera  [147378]4598 - Brewing Ephemera [147378]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Old Pabst and Budweiser magazine ads. Piel Bros. sales brochure(9), US Brewers Association letter 1918(2),Hauser Brewing Prospectus, Halstead Brewery
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 80.00 - 200.00
Sold to t******2 for (55.00 + 13.75) = 68.75
 
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Central States Expo Booklet  [147847]4599 - Central States Expo Booklet [147847]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Rare 1927 booklet. Aurora, The Hub of the Central States. 140pp. City: State: Date:
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Start Price : 30.00 | Estimate : 60.00 - 100.00
 
 
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