Western Americana Signature Sale (May 2021 Auction)

Auction Details

Welcome to our May 2021 Auction, the "Western Americana Signature Sale!"

We were wonderfully astounded to have about 7500 registered bidders in the last sale, which had about $1 million in collectibles of all sorts. We set a new company record with over 715 separate buyers. Now, we have the chance to do it again, with another amazing offering of fresh material from dozens of collections from across America!

This sale has many, many highlights, including:

*Gold nuggets and high grade gold specimens- from two major collections, some of the best high grade gold specimens we’ve had in years from the William Mayrsohn Collection, a long time mining executive.

*Mining artifacts, historical items- we’ve got the whole gamut of material, inclusive of some of the best and rarest of their kinds

*Rare books and references- Fremont to a detailed, multi-volume set of Oxford dictionary

*Custom made copper cannon from Michigan’s Copper Range

*Numismatics- medals, tokens galore from major collections, including Ron Lerch.

*Rare Ingots- Silver c1874 ingot from Bristol, NV; ingots from the Mayrsohn Collection

*Ken Prag Collections:
          --Autograph collection: eleven different Thomas Edison stocks; signers of the Declaration; famous financial figures (JP Morgan, Jay Gould, Rockefeller); Houdini, and more.
           --American Express Collection: a once-in-a-lifetime offering of numerous pieces spanning the history of the company, and including what we believe is the earliest American Express Stock ever offered at auction! 
          --Early American stocks- American turnpikes, plank roads and banks, including a great collection of Robert Morris material
          --Republic of Texas document collections

*Historical breast badges and ribbons

*Historical photographs: Deadwood, Dodge City, Leadville, Eastern Nevada and more

*Fire Dept Bell from Silver City, Nevada

*Gaming collectibles

*Native Americana- wonderful historical material- much from the historic Miles family of Ely- including important historical photos of White River petroglyphs, c1920; the research library of the Ely Cosmological Society c1920, much inscribed by key Pittman. Great selection of turquoise jewelry. The overall variety and quality is astounding, and you won’t want to miss it.

Previews welcome, by appointment. Questions welcome over the phone or via email.

And don't forget, your collection could be here! We want quality collections!

--The Holabird Team

Auction Schedule

Day 1, May 13th, 2021 (Lots 1000-1640)
    Art (1000-1178)
    Stocks & Bonds (1179-1640)
         Autographs (feat. Morris Collection, Edison Collection, Gould Collection, Rockefeller, Houdini, American Express Collection) (1179-1325)
         Non-Mining (Banking, Transportation, Bridges & Turnpikes, & Misc.) (1326-1554)            
         Mining (1555-1640)

Day 2, May 14th, 2021 (Lots 2000-2579)
    Mining (2000-2305)
         Minerals, Ore Specimens, & Fossils (2000-2083)
         Ephemera (2084-2266)
         Artifacts & Equipment (2267-2305)
    Railroadiana & Transportation (2306-2374)
    Philatelic (2375-2579)
         Covers & Postal History (2375-2414)
         Postcards (2415-2528)
         Stamps (2529-2579)

Day 3, May 15th, 2021 (Lots 3000-3602)
    Firearms, Military, & Political (3000-3134)
    Cowboy & Western (3135-3156)
    Jewelry (3157-3221)
    Badges (3222-3258)
    Numismatics (3259-3498)
         Ingots (3259-3272)
         Coins (3273-3396)
         Medals & So-Called Dollars (3397-3481)
         Misc. (3482-2498)
    Tokens (3499-3602)

Day 4, May 16th, 2021 (Lots 4000-4598)
    Native Americana (4000-4088)
    General Americana (4089-4598)

Day 5, May 17th, 2021 (Lots 5000-5630)
    General Foreign (5000-5053)
    Bottles (5054-5146)
    Sports (5147-5181)
    Bargains & Dealer Specials (5182-5630)
         General Americana (5182-5327)
         Philatelic (5328-5353)
         Stocks & Bonds (5354-5411)
         Numismatics (5412-5570)
         Tokens (5571-5630)
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The Beaumont Company Advertisement Board for Ink Wells    [133793]5100 - The Beaumont Company Advertisement Board for Ink Wells [133793]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This advertisement board for the Beaumont Company lists a number of ink wells, ink bottles, and glass accessories. Manufactured in Morgantown West Vir
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to 8*****M for (60.00 + 15.00) = 75.00
 
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Bitters Bottle Collection (10)  [121719]5101 - Bitters Bottle Collection (10) [121719]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Ten different bitters bottles, all listed in Ring-Hamm, with the Ring-Hamm catalog number. Carpathian Herb Bitters, with cork and orig lead outside se
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to 8*****M for (160.00 + 40.00) = 200.00
 
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British Shear Top Antique Bottle Collection (28)  [132275]5102 - British Shear Top Antique Bottle Collection (28) [132275]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Collection of 28 shear top medicine, etc bottles, all very colorful and clean! They are about 1.5" to 4" in varying shades of aqua and gre...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to d*******f for (70.00 + 17.50) = 87.50
 
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Colorful Gargling Oil and Piso Group  [132339]5103 - Colorful Gargling Oil and Piso Group [132339]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Six very attractive and colorful medical bottles, mostly 5.5" tall, and all rectangular: three different Gargling Oil from Lockport, NY, blue-a...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to r**4 for (80.00 + 20.00) = 100.00
 
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Eastern Soda Bottle Group (4)  [132332]5104 - Eastern Soda Bottle Group (4) [132332]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Four Eastern Sodas not listed in Mitchell 2008. 1. "Ed Blee / 108 / Philbert St / Phila" ( In rectangular slug plate) Iron pontil. Gree...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to d*******f for (170.00 + 42.50) = 212.50
 
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Iridescent Stained Blob Soda, c1870  [132366]5105 - Iridescent Stained Blob Soda, c1870 [132366]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Twitchell soda from Philadelphia in light green with heavy iridescence, usually caused by burial in organic mud. Date: Country (if not USA): Sta
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to p********n for (100.00 + 25.00) = 125.00
 
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Modern Crown Top Painted Label Soda Bottle Collection  [132215]5106 - Modern Crown Top Painted Label Soda Bottle Collection [132215]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This is a collection of twenty-three (23) bottles of painted label and embossed soda collection. The embossed list is: Orange Crush 1920's blank...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to k******e for (25.00 + 5.50) = 30.50
 
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Mineral Water Bottle Group in Green (4)  [132330]5107 - Mineral Water Bottle Group in Green (4) [132330]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Four green Eastern mineral water bottles, two scarce and two common. 1. P. Divine / Bottler / Philada" Iron pontil. Teal. 7" tall. 3&qu...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to c*********p for (170.00 + 42.50) = 212.50
 
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Embossed Beer Bottle Collection  [132213]5108 - Embossed Beer Bottle Collection [132213]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This is a lot of 23 embossed beer bottles. They are: Providence Bottling Co., Sullivan Bros., F.L. Hazelton & Co. Boston, C. Berry & Co. Bot...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to d*******f for (180.00 + 45.00) = 225.00
 
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Coke Bottles with Carriers   [132214]5109 - Coke Bottles with Carriers [132214]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This is a collection of fourteen (14) Coke bottles with two styles of 6-pack carriers. One carrier is all aluminum with a metal bale wire, the second
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 75.00 | Estimate : 150.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Embossed Bottle Group  [132475]5110 - Embossed Bottle Group [132475]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Wide variety of about 30 bottles and collectibles, includes San Jose Aqua Crown Top Soda, collectible mugs from varying places in the Central Valley
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 50.00 - 60.00
Sold to b******9 for (25.00 + 6.25) = 31.25
 
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Embossed English Antique Bottle Collection (23)  [132276]5111 - Embossed English Antique Bottle Collection (23) [132276]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Very nice collection of English/German embossed bottles. Great variety of colors, one early open pontil piece (Flecken Wasser), deep cobalt (palmacora
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to d*******f for (75.00 + 18.75) = 93.75
 
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Eye Wash Style Bottles (16)  [132277]5112 - Eye Wash Style Bottles (16) [132277]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Sixteen tall, skinny antique bottles often holding eye wash, but other medical solutions or pills also. These vary in size from about 2.5" to 5...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold to d*******f for (75.00 + 18.75) = 93.75
 
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Figural Balsam of Life Collection (6)  [132361]5113 - Figural Balsam of Life Collection (6) [132361]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Six of the cute Balsam of Life bottles from London. each 2 3/4" tall. Three aqua varieties: open pontil, crude, large letters, blank base, sm...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to b****3 for (70.00 + 17.50) = 87.50
 
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Gin Bottle Collection (6), c1860-1910  [122816]5114 - Gin Bottle Collection (6), c1860-1910 [122816]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Nice early gin bottle collection, six different. V. Hoytema & Co case gin, dark green, applied top. Blankenheym & Nolet, case gin, dark gre...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 350.00
Sold to d*******f for (75.00 + 18.75) = 93.75
 
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Ginger Beer Crockery and Others (6)  [132368]5115 - Ginger Beer Crockery and Others (6) [132368]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Four ginger beers and two other crockery pieces. Henry Case (?) punched on shoulder, 8.5" tall, Lockett's Genuine Ginger Beer 6.5", E...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to M********9 for (85.00 + 21.25) = 106.25
 
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Glass Insulators, Hemingray and Other, Blue - 36, Clear - 6  [133725]5116 - Glass Insulators, Hemingray and Other, Blue - 36, Clear - 6 [133725]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
A group of about 42 glass telephone line insulators, 36 in blue glass and 6 clear. Various sizes and manufacturers, such as Hemingray 12, 16, and 19,
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to d*******f for (140.00 + 35.00) = 175.00
 
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Green Open Pontil Onion Flasks (2)  [132329]5117 - Green Open Pontil Onion Flasks (2) [132329]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Two green open pontil onion flasks of differing origin. 1. 7.75" tall. 5.5" diameter at base. 1.75" high kick up to open pontil. ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 500.00 - 700.00
Sold to b*****p for (100.00 + 25.00) = 125.00
 
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Hobnail Green Glass Historical Flask  [131899]5118 - Hobnail Green Glass Historical Flask [131899]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Hobnail Green Historical Flask 5.25" tall. 2" wide at base. 4" across. Open pontil. Base shows shelf wear and minor wear to extremit...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to b****3 for (300.00 + 75.00) = 375.00
 
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Light Green Historical Vase, Open Pontil  [132364]5119 - Light Green Historical Vase, Open Pontil [132364]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Hand blown very light green vase, 2.5" tall and in diameter. Very light, thin glass similar to the old historic glass of eons past. Origin un...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to d*******f for (50.00 + 12.50) = 62.50
 
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Lime Green Spice Bottle  [132472]5120 - Lime Green Spice Bottle [132472]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lime green spice bottle, very crude with glass imperfections. A beauty for the spice collector. Date: Country (if not USA): State: City: Pr
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to u**********y for (35.00 + 7.88) = 42.88
 
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Meyer Bros. & Co. Square Amber "Bitters"  [122817]5121 - Meyer Bros. & Co. Square Amber "Bitters" [122817]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Classic bitters-style medium amber square bottle, applied top, heavy whittle, small circular kickup in base. Not listed in Ring. This bottle could hav
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 50.00 | Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Olive Oil Bottle Collection (6)  [132473]5122 - Olive Oil Bottle Collection (6) [132473]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
6 different embossed olive oils, mostly California, 1890-1910. Includes Umberto in 3 sizes, 2 California Olive Oil Company, Acampo, CA; American Oliv
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 40.00 | Estimate : 80.00 - 120.00
 
 
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Open Pontil Bottle Collection  (13)  [132279]5123 - Open Pontil Bottle Collection (13) [132279]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
twelve open pontil bottles and one iron pontil bottle. Choice group of very early blown glass, mostly American, c 1830-1860. Most are medical, all ve
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to d*******f for (120.00 + 30.00) = 150.00
 
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Poison Bottle Collection  (15)  [132278]5124 - Poison Bottle Collection (15) [132278]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Colorful and varied collection of American and British poison bottles, all with classic ribbed or stippled sides, deep cobalt to shades of green, incl
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to d*******f for (170.00 + 42.50) = 212.50
 
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Ferro China Bottle & Others  [117947]5125 - Ferro China Bottle & Others [117947]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
A CBL clear, a brown cabin shaped and a green Ferro China bottle. Each bottle appears to be in good condition. No apparent chips or bubbling. See phot
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to d*******f for (20.00 + 5.00) = 25.00
 
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Snuff Bottle Collection (Lot of 3)  [132326]5126 - Snuff Bottle Collection (Lot of 3) [132326]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Two classic snuffs, approximately 4" tall, 1 5/8" thick and 2.5" wide. The first one is a beautiful Olive Green heavy whittle, the s...
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Start Price : 75.00 | Estimate : 150.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Tom's Russian Liniment, Open Pontil  [132363]5127 - Tom's Russian Liniment, Open Pontil [132363]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Toms/ Russian/Liniment, three sunken panels, deep aqua, loads of character, big drippy top, open pontil, 4.5" tall, 1.5" square. Possibly...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to d*******f for (180.00 + 45.00) = 225.00
 
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Siphon Kumyscen Cobalt Milk Bottle, Reed & Cannrick  [131811]5128 - Siphon Kumyscen Cobalt Milk Bottle, Reed & Cannrick [131811]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Used in the making of Kummys. Kumis (there is a large variety of spellings) is made by fermenting raw unpasteurized mare's milk over the course ...
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Start Price : 170.00 | Estimate : 340.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Small Cobalt Blue, Vertical Ribbed, Open Pontil Historical Flask  [132322]5129 - Small Cobalt Blue, Vertical Ribbed, Open Pontil Historical Flask [132322]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
4 3/8" tall. 2 7/8" across. 1 3/4" thick. Ribbing from center of bottle to near the top. Microchip on top; difficult to see. Minor sh...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to t********f for (100.00 + 25.00) = 125.00
 
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Old Valley Back Bar Bottle & Decanter  [117952]5130 - Old Valley Back Bar Bottle & Decanter [117952]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
A crystal back-bar decanter that was once used to dispense "Old Valley" whiskey from The Cook & Bernheimer Co. of New York, NY (1863-1...
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 50.00 | Estimate : 100.00 - 150.00
 
 
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Embossed Whiskey Collection (9), c 1900-1920  [122815]5131 - Embossed Whiskey Collection (9), c 1900-1920 [122815]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Nine different embossed whiskey bottles. Security Distilling, Chicago, fluted shoulders, purple, qt, sm lip chip. Kellerstrass, Kansas City, fluted sh
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 90.00 | Estimate : 180.00 - 250.00
 
 
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Buffalo Springs Straight Whiskey Back Bar Bottle  [132897]5132 - Buffalo Springs Straight Whiskey Back Bar Bottle [132897]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Cut glass back bar whisky bottle, slight purplish tone, with hand ground label / BUFFALO / SPRINGS / STRAIGHT / WHISKEY /. Very good condition with no
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to p********n for (350.00 + 87.50) = 437.50
 
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Pontil Black Glass Applied Top Whiskey Bottle, Treasure Find  [132471]5133 - Pontil Black Glass Applied Top Whiskey Bottle, Treasure Find [132471]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Pontil Black Glass Applied Top Whiskey Bottle, sunken treasure. Early 3 piece mold, barnacle remnants not cleaned off, pontil base, deep green, heavy
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 50.00 | Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Civil War Clasped Hands Union Eagle Flask  [132331]5134 - Civil War Clasped Hands Union Eagle Flask [132331]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
No pontil. 9.25" tall. 5 3/8" wide x 4" thick. Applied top. Pictorial bound by wreath with stars above: Clasped Hands / Masonic Symb...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (75.00 + 18.75) = 93.75
 
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Oxford, All Souls Common Room, Applied Seal Whiskey Bottle Pair   [132328]5135 - Oxford, All Souls Common Room, Applied Seal Whiskey Bottle Pair [132328]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Two Mint to near mint dark green whiskey bottles with applied seals " A.S. / C. R." The two bottles differ in style, one possibly and ale...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to b****3 for (225.00 + 56.25) = 281.25
 
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Aqua Open Pontil 1/6th Unembossed Whiskey Bottle  [131894]5136 - Aqua Open Pontil 1/6th Unembossed Whiskey Bottle [131894]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Aqua Open Pontil 1/6th Unembossed Whiskey Bottle. Heavy whittle. Great Character. 10" tall. 2.6" diameter base. Clean and beautiful. Dat...
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 50.00 | Estimate : 100.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Group of Six Schnapps, Whiskey, Bitters Bottles  [119657]5137 - Group of Six Schnapps, Whiskey, Bitters Bottles [119657]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Consists of ceramic decanter, Schiedam Aromatic Schnapps, Catto's Whiskey, Mount Vernon Rye Whiskey, Carl Sbad brown and an unidentified green....
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to d*******f for (35.00 + 8.75) = 43.75
 
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Whiskey and Bitters Bottle Group (12)  [132468]5138 - Whiskey and Bitters Bottle Group (12) [132468]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Nice varied group that includes Webbs, Lashes, Hostetters, Taussig, 2 clear shoe fly flasks. Interesting group. Many with stain, never cleaned. Date:
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 65.00 | Estimate : 130.00 - 170.00
 
 
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Whiskey - Beer Bottle Group (9)  [132355]5139 - Whiskey - Beer Bottle Group (9) [132355]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Clear whiskey decanter with gold leaf trim 8.5" tall, fluted neck, leaded glass, c 1890-1900; three black glass bottles (ale, wine, beer); Burk...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to M********9 for (55.00 + 13.75) = 68.75
 
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Whisky, Beer, Soda Playing Card Collection  [135353]5140 - Whisky, Beer, Soda Playing Card Collection [135353]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 103 vintage playing cards advertising an array of liquor and soda companies, worldwide, c1800s-1900s. Includes 35 early soda cards, such as Coc
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 60.00 - 200.00
Sold to d*******f for (75.00 + 18.75) = 93.75
 
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Antique Bottle Collection (24)  [132274]5141 - Antique Bottle Collection (24) [132274]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Nice collection of a wide variety of antique bottles in shape, size and genre. Includes a Warner's Safe Cure, many aqua embossed medicines, two...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to d*******f for (50.00 + 12.50) = 62.50
 
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Antique Bottle Collection (36)  [132273]5142 - Antique Bottle Collection (36) [132273]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Large virgin bottle collection of 36 bottles from one collector. We've kept the group together, which includes some scarce and rare bottles plus...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to d*******f for (60.00 + 15.00) = 75.00
 
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Antique Bottle Group (5)  [132476]5143 - Antique Bottle Group (5) [132476]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
5 Large Antique Bottles, Large Aqua Carboy about 2 gallon, tooled top, large tooled top light purple whiskey, about 18" tall, 2 large clear med...
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimate : 50.00 - 100.00
 
 
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Varied Antique Bottle Collection (18)  [122818]5144 - Varied Antique Bottle Collection (18) [122818]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
A nice varied group of antique bottles. Better looking boottles: clear, light purple decanter, 11". Light green-aqua, heavy whittle, applied to...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to d*******f for (100.00 + 25.00) = 125.00
 
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Varied Antique Bottle Collection (About 115)  [132467]5145 - Varied Antique Bottle Collection (About 115) [132467]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
About 115 antique bottles. Includes about 22 purple salad dressing bottles, beer and wine (about 25), canning jars (about 6), gins (about 4), crockery
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to d*******f for (130.00 + 32.50) = 162.50
 
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Colorful Antique Bottle Collection (15)  [131890]5146 - Colorful Antique Bottle Collection (15) [131890]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Spectacular color "window" or lighted shelf bottle collection. Cobalts, greens, aquas, amber. Includes 4 inks (nice tall cobalt master in...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to d*******f for (60.00 + 15.00) = 75.00
 
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Four San Francisco Giants / Budweiser poster Schedule and Ad  [131827]5147 - Four San Francisco Giants / Budweiser poster Schedule and Ad [131827]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
April of 1987. 20 x 18”. They finished in first place. Matt Williams and Will Cark were just beginning to show their prowess at this time.
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Start Price : 40.00 | Estimate : 80.00 - 120.00
 
 
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Braves Key Men Baseball Card Collection  [110544]5148 - Braves Key Men Baseball Card Collection [110544]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
About 550-plus baseball cards from the Atlanta Braves. Mostly Topps, c1975-1990. Mostly mint to near mint. Includes much duplication of the key player
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 200.00 - 800.00
Sold to 1******2 for (20.00 + 5.00) = 25.00
 
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Autographed Boston Red Sox Baseball and Boston Baked Beans  [132548]5149 - Autographed Boston Red Sox Baseball and Boston Baked Beans [132548]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
What year did Wade Boggs, Bill Buckner, Marty Barrett, Joe Sambito, Jim Rice, Roger Clemens play for the Boston Red Sox? Here's a ball with al...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to j******O for (55.00 + 13.75) = 68.75
 
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Las Vegas Baseball Club $1.00 Ticket  [130130]5150 - Las Vegas Baseball Club $1.00 Ticket [130130]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
There was a Las Vegas Baseball Club that ran the Las Vegas Wranglers c1956 in the Arizona-Mexico League? The $1.00 means it is not modern for sure!!!
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimate : 50.00 - 100.00
 
 
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New York Giants Autographs including Willie Mays  [135489]5151 - New York Giants Autographs including Willie Mays [135489]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 19 autographs on 3 x 5 cards signed by New York Giants: Willie Mays, Johnny Mize, Bobby Thompson, Dusty Rhodes, Al Dark and others. Date: Co
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Estimate : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to k*****e for (150.00 + 37.50) = 187.50
 
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Autographed Negro League HOF Postcards  [135490]5152 - Autographed Negro League HOF Postcards [135490]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
A trio of Negro League greats on Baseball Hall of Fame postcards. This incredible lot includes Buck Leonard, Monte Irvin and the iconic Leroy "...
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Estimate : 500.00 - 700.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (170.00 + 42.50) = 212.50
 
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Autographed Warren Spahn 1964 Topps Large Baseball Card  [135498]5153 - Autographed Warren Spahn 1964 Topps Large Baseball Card [135498]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Spahnie at his greatest. In 1963, at age 42, won 23, lost only seven, and compiled a 2.60 earned run average. This card is from the Reynolds collectio
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Estimate : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to d*******f for (55.00 + 13.75) = 68.75
 
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Baseball Card Group (~2500), c1990-95  [122743]5154 - Baseball Card Group (~2500), c1990-95 [122743]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Collectible baseball card group of about 2500 in 5 compartment box. Triple Play, Stadium Club, Bowman, Topps. we did not check for complete sets. Dat
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Baseball Team Photo Philip H.S.  [129911]5155 - Baseball Team Photo Philip H.S. [129911]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Sophia tone framed photo of the Philip H.S. Baseball team with the names of the players identify on the reverse of the frame. Professional photo. Fle
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Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to d*******f for (50.00 + 12.50) = 62.50
 
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Bottle Cap Style Baseball "Card" Collection  [135570]5156 - Bottle Cap Style Baseball "Card" Collection [135570]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 209 "bottle cap style" baseball "card" collection, from the 1960s-1980s. Metal caps include players picture on top, and s...
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Estimate : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to C*****4 for (65.00 + 16.25) = 81.25
 
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Don Russ 1982 Baseball Cards  [135568]5157 - Don Russ 1982 Baseball Cards [135568]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Large box of Don Russ 1982 baseball cards, all in 50 cards packs. Roughly 1900 baseball cards, near mint to mint. Date: Country (if not USA): Sta
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Start Price : 250.00 | Estimate : 500.00 - 2,000.00
 
 
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Don Russ Baseball Card Group (~2500 cards), c1988-1992  [122745]5158 - Don Russ Baseball Card Group (~2500 cards), c1988-1992 [122745]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
About 2500 cards in five segment box. 1988-1992. unknown if complete sets. Date: Country (if not USA): State: City: Provenance:
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Topps Baseball Cards Complete Sets  [132547]5159 - Topps Baseball Cards Complete Sets [132547]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Four complete sets of Topps baseball cards: 1987, 1988, 1990, 1991. Mint condition, sealed cartons, approximately 800 cards per year. Date: Countr
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to d*******f for (100.00 + 25.00) = 125.00
 
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Famous Baseball Players Medal Collection  [135470]5160 - Famous Baseball Players Medal Collection [135470]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of ten medals celebrating famous baseball players: Joe DiMaggio "Hall of Famer" with Marilyn Monroe on reverse; Ted Williams "Al...
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Estimate : 60.00 - 120.00
Sold to d*******f for (80.00 + 20.00) = 100.00
 
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Felix Hernandez Autographed Ball  [135352]5161 - Felix Hernandez Autographed Ball [135352]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This is an autographed Rawlings baseball signed by King Felix himself. Felix Hernandez, thrower of an immaculate inning in 2008 and a perfect game in
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Estimate : 70.00 - 150.00
Sold to j****2 for (25.00 + 6.25) = 31.25
 
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Five Baseball Card Albums  [118258]5162 - Five Baseball Card Albums [118258]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
These are five bubble gum card albums, featuring several baseball and basketball players from the near past, including Ted Williams, Barry Bonds, Alex
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to p**********k for (85.00 + 21.25) = 106.25
 
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Luke Appling Player Card  [135497]5163 - Luke Appling Player Card [135497]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lucius Benjamin "Luke" Appling (April 2, 1907 ñ January 3, 1991), nicknamed "Old Aches and Pains" was an American shortstop...
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Estimate : 50.00 - 200.00
Sold to d*******f for (30.00 + 7.50) = 37.50
 
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MLB Pin Back Group  [135396]5164 - MLB Pin Back Group [135396]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Nice group of player picture pin back. Players include Fred Lynn, Joe Niekro, Gary Ward, Tony Perez and many more. Very colorful and all are bin good
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Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to S*****3 for (50.00 + 12.50) = 62.50
 
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Older Baseball Player Pin Backs  [135399]5165 - Older Baseball Player Pin Backs [135399]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
A group of MLB pin backs featuring many players from the Golden Age" of baseball, including Yogi Berra, Joe DiMaggio, Bobby Doerr, Nellie Fox a...
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Estimate : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to d*******f for (160.00 + 40.00) = 200.00
 
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Gans-Nelson Fight Film Reproduction  [119712]5166 - Gans-Nelson Fight Film Reproduction [119712]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This is a the only known film footage of the reproduction of the boxing match between Oscar Nielson (Battling Nelson) and Joe Gans that took place on
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Start Price : 1,500.00 | Estimate : 3,000.00 - 5,000.00
 
 
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Boxing News Headlines Feature Jack Johnson's Fight of the Century  [121694]5167 - Boxing News Headlines Feature Jack Johnson's Fight of the Century [121694]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
A group of seven "A" sections from New Jersey and Philadelphia newspapers featuring boxing headlines. While six cover various fights, bot...
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Estimate : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold to D****y for (25.00 + 6.25) = 31.25
 
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Rare Push Puppet Boxing Toy  [135552]5168 - Rare Push Puppet Boxing Toy [135552]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
"Kibitz" America's newest laugh, made in Pittsburg, PA. On a wooden base 2 1/2 inches square, 5 1/2 inches tall, two black men with sw...
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Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (25.00 + 6.25) = 31.25
 
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Los Angeles Rams Police Football Cards  [131878]5169 - Los Angeles Rams Police Football Cards [131878]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Grab bag lot of roughly 100, Police edition baseball cards from the Modern Era (1980). Lot has duplicates of multiple players and coaches. Cards are
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimate : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Rose Bowl Pennants and Aerial Photos  [132999]5170 - Rose Bowl Pennants and Aerial Photos [132999]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Three framed and glazed aerial photos of the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California, with the end zones painted for 1987 game between Michigan and Arizona
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Estimate : 160.00 - 250.00
Sold to d*******f for (40.00 + 10.00) = 50.00
 
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Print of Jerry Rice by Bill Dotson  [125154]5171 - Print of Jerry Rice by Bill Dotson [125154]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Print of Jerry Rice, SF 49ers and 2010 Football Hall of Fame inductee, by Bill Dotson. Signed by Rice, Number 80. Print 206/ 5000. Also framed are cop
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Estimate : 130.00 - 200.00
Sold to r***6 for (30.00 + 6.60) = 36.60
 
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Washington Redskins- 1937 World Champions Panoramic Photo  [129544]5172 - Washington Redskins- 1937 World Champions Panoramic Photo [129544]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Large, framed printed photo replica of the world champion Washington Redskins of 1937. "Washington Redskins- 1937 World's Champions" c...
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Start Price : 300.00 | Estimate : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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Pro Football Team Pin Backs  [135584]5173 - Pro Football Team Pin Backs [135584]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Football fans will get a kick (no pun intended) out of this nice collection of team pin backs. Teams represented include The Vikings, Colts, Cowboys,
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Estimate : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to d*******f for (75.00 + 18.75) = 93.75
 
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Two 1940's Football Player Trading Cards  [135499]5174 - Two 1940's Football Player Trading Cards [135499]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
These are two cards that came in boxes of dog food back in the 1940's. Frank Seno (February 15, 1921 Ò March 31, 1974) was an American foot...
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Estimate : 40.00 - 80.00
Sold to G*******t for (30.00 + 7.50) = 37.50
 
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Pictorial Archive of Racehorse Trainer Ted Saladin  [121771]5175 - Pictorial Archive of Racehorse Trainer Ted Saladin [121771]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This incredible archive traces the life of thoroughbred racehorse trainer, Ted Saladin. A trainer since the 1950's, Saladin trained many winners...
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Start Price : 750.00 | Estimate : 1,500.00 - 2,500.00
 
 
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Indianapolis 500 Mile Race Official Yearbooks (6)  [132344]5176 - Indianapolis 500 Mile Race Official Yearbooks (6) [132344]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Published by Floyd Clymer, Los Angeles – Detailed Accounts of the Race, Technical Section, Photos, Charts, Drawings and Feature Articles
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to d*******f for (120.00 + 30.00) = 150.00
 
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Syrian Olympic Flag from 2012 London Olympics  [111893]5177 - Syrian Olympic Flag from 2012 London Olympics [111893]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Syrian Olympic flag that was carried in the opening and closing ceremonies at the 2012 London Olympics. The organizers of the Olympics sold off memora
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Start Price : 500.00 | Estimate : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
 
 
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California 1930s Sporting Events Ticket Group (6 Items)  [132253]5178 - California 1930s Sporting Events Ticket Group (6 Items) [132253]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
1. Yellow and Blue Felt Bear Badge labelled on reverse: "Wheeler Mfg. Co. / College and School / "Pep" Specialties / Berkeley, Califo...
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Estimate : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to d*******f for (95.00 + 23.75) = 118.75
 
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Sport Pin Backs  [135537]5179 - Sport Pin Backs [135537]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
A small collection of sports pin backs that include a spelling bee, The San Jose earthquakes and a Pop Warner team, among others. Date: 1980's...
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Estimate : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to S*****3 for (50.00 + 12.50) = 62.50
 
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Sports Memorabilia from 1959-1968  [132851]5180 - Sports Memorabilia from 1959-1968 [132851]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This collection of largely baseball memorabilia includes two autographs of World Champion boxer Larry Holmes with photo; the World Series Encycloped
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Two Leroy Neiman Posters  [110579]5181 - Two Leroy Neiman Posters [110579]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
1) Signed poster from America's Cup Nineteenth Challenge, Sept. 17, 1964. Original screen print over map. Metal framed, 26.25" x 31.75"...
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Estimate : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (150.00 + 37.50) = 187.50
 
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A General Description of the State of Alabama" 1884  [135366]5182 - A General Description of the State of Alabama" 1884 [135366]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Compiled by the Department of Agriculture. Timber, farm, animals and small section on minerals and railroads. 142 pages with lots of charts. No soft c
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Estimate : 30.00 - 60.00
Sold to d*******f for (20.00 + 5.00) = 25.00
 
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Group of Alaska Letterheads from Seward, Juneau, Valdez, Fairbanks and Cordova (5)  [111887]5183 - Group of Alaska Letterheads from Seward, Juneau, Valdez, Fairbanks and Cordova (5) [111887]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Five Alaska letterheads circa 1960 from five different Alaskan cities. VF. View photos. Date: Country (if not USA): State: Alaska City: Prove
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Estimate : 40.00 - 80.00
Sold to f*******7 for (20.00 + 5.00) = 25.00
 
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Flower Greeting Cards  [135404]5184 - Flower Greeting Cards [135404]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Approx 100 flower greeting cards, mostly embossed Date: Country (if not USA): State: Arizona City: Provenance:
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Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (85.00 + 21.25) = 106.25
 
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Fresno-Madera Area Variety (15)  [135447]5185 - Fresno-Madera Area Variety (15) [135447]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 15 various items, several from the 1800s, from the Fresno-Madera, Calif., area. Includes several receipts, with one from C.E. Brown, M.D., c188
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Estimate : 75.00 - 100.00
Sold to P*****1 for (15.00 + 3.75) = 18.75
 
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Fresno County History Library  [135342]5186 - Fresno County History Library [135342]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 18. Included: Reflections of Shaver Lake, Rose, 1987, hc; 120 degrees in the Shade, Chaddock, 1989, sc; Early Days in Selma, Johnston, 1974, si
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Estimate : 60.00 - 100.00
Sold to P*****1 for (70.00 + 17.50) = 87.50
 
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Film Monster Book Collection (24)  [110163]5187 - Film Monster Book Collection (24) [110163]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
For film horror fans, a nice collection of books telling about the films and the stars who made them classics. There are 18 books with titles like, ...
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Estimate : 60.00 - 100.00
Sold to d*******f for (190.00 + 47.50) = 237.50
 
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Theatrical Production Posters (5)  [78363]5188 - Theatrical Production Posters (5) [78363]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Five beautiful large posters with vivid color: 3 of Fred Raymond's Great Scenic Production of Old Arkansaw; 1 poster of 4 singers, 2 men &am...
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimate : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Handwritten Property Transfer 1889 Markleville  [129328]5189 - Handwritten Property Transfer 1889 Markleville [129328]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Dated January 3rd, 1889, a handwritten legal document detains the sale of the building known as the Chalmers House on the Imperial Mill Site near Moun
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Estimate : 50.00 - 80.00
Sold to u********y.. for (25.00 + 5.50) = 30.50
 
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George Swan Archive (Placerville Railroad & Toll Road Businessman)  [135448]5190 - George Swan Archive (Placerville Railroad & Toll Road Businessman) [135448]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 10 pieces related to George W. Swan. In our June 2018 auction, we sold a group of Lake Tahoe toll road material that included pieces from Swan.
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Estimate : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to d*******f for (55.00 + 13.75) = 68.75
 
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Sacramento & Stockton Area Ephemera  [135450]5191 - Sacramento & Stockton Area Ephemera [135450]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 13. 1) Stockton. 6 items: 1853 I.O.O.F. receipt; 1867 manuscript promissory note; two 1900 Stockton Savings & Loan Society checks; and tw...
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Estimate : 90.00 - 150.00
Sold to k*****e for (45.00 + 11.25) = 56.25
 
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California Centennial Newspapers  [110167]5192 - California Centennial Newspapers [110167]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
A copy in three sections, of the commemorative California centennial edition, dated Monday, October 18, 1948. Features include Carmel Mission, The Ban
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Start Price : 30.00 | Estimate : 60.00 - 100.00
 
 
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Letter about GW Swan from WD Snow to George Hearst  [135449]5193 - Letter about GW Swan from WD Snow to George Hearst [135449]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Short, but sweet letter introducing GW Swan to George Hearst. Hearst need no introduction! He was a mining man turned newspaper mogul. He also built a
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Estimate : 60.00 - 180.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (100.00 + 25.00) = 125.00
 
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San Francisco Earthquake and Fire Newspaper April 19, 1906  [132098]5194 - San Francisco Earthquake and Fire Newspaper April 19, 1906 [132098]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Original 1906 edition of The Call-Chronicle-Examiner with the headline: Earthquake and Fire: San Francisco in Ruins. The four page special edition was
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Estimate : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to b*******n for (275.00 + 60.50) = 335.50
 
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El Toro MCAS NCO Club Poker Chip Carousel Rack  [131230]5195 - El Toro MCAS NCO Club Poker Chip Carousel Rack [131230]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
The El Toro Marine Corps Air Station at Irvine, California was staffed from 1943 until 1999. There were many poker games in the non commisioned office
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Estimate : 60.00 - 100.00
Sold to d********7 for (100.00 + 22.00) = 122.00
 
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California Express & Other Ephemera  [135451]5196 - California Express & Other Ephemera [135451]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 8. 1) Unissued 1850s receipt for Freeman & Co's Express / Adams & Co. Dateline Sacramento City, 185_. Has list of Adams & Co....
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Estimate : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to m**********w for (40.00 + 10.00) = 50.00
 
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Seven California Photographs  [131808]5197 - Seven California Photographs [131808]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Two photos of a family in the hills, two of a snow scene, dog on porch and photo of a photo of a ship. Also a post marked Tahoe post card with view of
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimate : 50.00 - 70.00
 
 
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Three Early Hand Written Receipts  [135444]5198 - Three Early Hand Written Receipts [135444]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
1) April 17, 1851 receipt issued to Henry Teschachaer during the liquidation of Simmins Hutchins & Company. Signed by a clerk named Walls. 2) 18...
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Estimate : 60.00 - 90.00
Sold to y******e for (40.00 + 10.00) = 50.00
 
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Investigation of Hon. J. M. Ashley, 1863, Colorado Territory  [131835]5199 - Investigation of Hon. J. M. Ashley, 1863, Colorado Territory [131835]
Holabird Western Americana Collections
House of Representatives, United States of America. 63 pages relating to the investigation of Ashley making F. M. Case surveyor general of the Colorad
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Estimate : 60.00 - 100.00
Sold to k*****e for (30.00 + 7.50) = 37.50
 
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