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Empire Foundry Billhead w/ Hoskin's Giant Nozzle Vignette1150 - Empire Foundry Billhead w/ Hoskin's Giant Nozzle Vignette
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Empire Foundry, Manufacturers of Hoskin's Giant and Deflectors. Also Center Bolt Giants, Etc. Corner Fifth and F Streets, Marysville. Vignette u...
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Estimates : 80.00 - 120.00
Sold to k**********y for (80.00 + 18.00) x 1 = 98.00
 
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Masonic Mountain Gold Mining Company Stock Certificate, 19131151 - Masonic Mountain Gold Mining Company Stock Certificate, 1913
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Cert. #746, issued in 1913 to Geo. C. Garrett for 500 shares. Signed by F.E. Garrett as president and Wm. H. Paul as secretary. Inc. in Nevada in 1908
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Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to i*****l for (75.00 + 16.88) x 1 = 91.88
 
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Melones Mining co. Correspondence1152 - Melones Mining co. Correspondence
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Letters, estimates between Melones Mining Co. and Angels Iron Works and D. D. Demarest regarding equipment. City: Melones State: Califo
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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to 6*****b for (30.00 + 6.75) x 1 = 36.75
 
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Golden Sheaf Mining Company prospectus1153 - Golden Sheaf Mining Company prospectus
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Dark brown cover with gold raised lettering (looks nice!). 16 pages on quality paper. A photograph on every page of the proposed mine site from variou
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Estimates : 20.00 - 80.00
Sold to S****2 for (25.00 + 5.63) x 1 = 30.63
 
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Maps of the Union Gold Mine and Milling Company1154 - Maps of the Union Gold Mine and Milling Company
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Printers overrun of underground workings of the Union Gold Mine and Milling Company. The took over the properties of Pacific Gold at Mokulumne Hill, C
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Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Casa Diablo Gold1155 - Casa Diablo Gold
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Rare Mono County certificate. Issued to Ralph W Nye for 100 shares of the Casa Diablo Gold Mining Co. City: Mono County State: Califo
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to m********y for (50.00 + 11.25) x 1 = 61.25
 
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Golden Inlet Consolidation Mining Company1156 - Golden Inlet Consolidation Mining Company
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Two blank stock certificates (still connected) for this mining company located in Esmeralda, Mono County, California. Good condition, very nice vignet
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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to i*****l for (95.00 + 21.38) x 1 = 116.38
 
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El Madre Quicksilver Mining Co. Stock Certificate1157 - El Madre Quicksilver Mining Co. Stock Certificate
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Very rare Napa County quicksilver! Inc. March 11th, 1874. Location: Napa County, Cal. Dateline San Francisco April 21, 1875. No. 199, issued for 100 s
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to t*******d for (100.00 + 22.50) x 1 = 122.50
 
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Champion Gold Mine Map1158 - Champion Gold Mine Map
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Longitudinal Section of the Champion Gold Mine, located in the Nevada City district in western Nevada County. Gold was first mined in this district in
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Estimates : 50.00 - 150.00
Sold to 6*****b for (25.00 + 4.88) x 1 = 29.88
 
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"Gold Mines of Nevada County" by1159 - "Gold Mines of Nevada County" by
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A 50th anniversary edition. Includes history of the production of placer mines like the North Bloomfield (photo), quartz mines like the Omaha (photo),
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Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to T******1 for (80.00 + 18.00) x 1 = 98.00
 
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Cisco Consolidated Gold Mining Stock Certificate1160 - Cisco Consolidated Gold Mining Stock Certificate
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Cisco Consolidated, property located at Meadow Lake Mining District Nevada County, CA., no. 309, one hundred shares (uncancelled) to Robert M. Reynold
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Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to 8*****M for (80.00 + 18.00) x 1 = 98.00
 
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Nevada County Mining ephemera1161 - Nevada County Mining ephemera
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Large lot of handwritten correspondence mostly concerning mining in the Nevada City area. Also 2 stock certificates from the Brunswick Consolidated Go
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to j**********s for (60.00 + 13.50) x 1 = 73.50
 
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Check for Miners Fund, New Almaden1162 - Check for Miners Fund, New Almaden
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First National Bank of San Jose. Dateline is New Almaden, Sept. 9, 1904 (New Almaden stamped over San Jose). Pay to E. R. Wagner, M.D. $25. Folds and
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to p********n for (30.00 + 5.85) x 1 = 35.85
 
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Quicksilver Mining Co., New Alamaden, Checks1163 - Quicksilver Mining Co., New Alamaden, Checks
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Three unissued RN-G dividend checks for the Quicksilver Mining Company. Checks have New York dateline as that was the location of corporate offices. D
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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to p********n for (85.00 + 16.58) x 1 = 101.58
 
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Standard Amalgamated Exploration Co. Correspondence1164 - Standard Amalgamated Exploration Co. Correspondence
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Over 100 pieces: letters, telegrams, estimates, invoices, etc. between Standard Amalgamated Exploration Co and D. D. Demarest Co. City: Oaklan
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Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold to 6*****b for (65.00 + 14.63) x 1 = 79.63
 
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Spectacular Oroville Dredging Photographs1165 - Spectacular Oroville Dredging Photographs
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Four large mounted photographs and one postcard. For the photographs, the photographer is identified as Morris E. Phares, who Mautz notes was active i
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Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 2,000.00
 
 
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Black-Hawk Placer Mine Map1166 - Black-Hawk Placer Mine Map
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Map of the Black-Hawk Placer Mine/Placer County, California. Other placer mines highlighted include the: Buckeye P.M. Rosedale P.M., Slope P.M., Pacif
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Indenture of Sale: Rattlesnake Ravine and Comet Mining Co.1167 - Indenture of Sale: Rattlesnake Ravine and Comet Mining Co.
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Between Thomas Cooper, Township 4, Placer County, and Jacob Abeal. For mining grounds in Rattlesnake Ravine owned by the "Comet" Company. ...
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Estimates : 60.00 - 150.00
Sold to T******1 for (100.00 + 22.50) x 1 = 122.50
 
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Report on the Green Mountain-Cherokee Cons. Gold Mine1168 - Report on the Green Mountain-Cherokee Cons. Gold Mine
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Eighteen page report from H.P. Sellon for this mine located near Crescent Mills and the Indian River. Detailed discussion and description of the mines
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Estimates : 50.00 - 75.00
Sold to p*****0 for (45.00 + 10.13) x 1 = 55.13
 
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Dutch-Sweeney Mining Company Correspondence1169 - Dutch-Sweeney Mining Company Correspondence
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Letters, estimates, and orders for equipment between Dutch-Sweeney Mining Company and D. D. Demarest Co. City: Quartz State: California
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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to 6*****b for (30.00 + 6.75) x 1 = 36.75
 
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Pacific Coast Gold Mines Corporation Correspondence1170 - Pacific Coast Gold Mines Corporation Correspondence
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Various letters from pacific Coast Gold Mines to Angels Iron Works regarding equipment. City: Quartz State: California, Date: 19
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Start Price : 35.00 | Estimates : 70.00 - 100.00
 
 
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Railroad Flat Correspondence1171 - Railroad Flat Correspondence
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Letters, receipts, orders between Railroad Flats (F. L. Harrington)and D. D. Demarest Co. Railroad flats, a historic mining town, elevation 2,600 feet
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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to 6*****b for (35.00 + 7.88) x 1 = 42.88
 
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Yellow Aster Mining & Milling Co. Checks (w. R.L. Burcham signature)1172 - Yellow Aster Mining & Milling Co. Checks (w. R.L. Burcham signature)
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Lot of 28. 12 blue (Randsburg dateline) and 16 yellow (5 Randsburg, 11 Los Angeles). All have vignette of mine. Some have bent edges, but most are ver
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to i*****l for (95.00 + 21.38) x 1 = 116.38
 
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Yellow Aster Mining & Milling Co. Documents1173 - Yellow Aster Mining & Milling Co. Documents
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Documents include: Assayer's reports and deposit memorandums, some are bound. “OF THE GREAT YELLOW ASTER MINE AT RANDSBURG the Bakersfield Cali...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to i*****l for (90.00 + 20.25) x 1 = 110.25
 
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Rossland Silver & Gold Mining Co. Stocks (6), 18971174 - Rossland Silver & Gold Mining Co. Stocks (6), 1897
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Group of six certificates from the Rossland Silver and Gold Mining Co. issued in 1897. Incorporated in Washington. Five issued for 5000 shares each an
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to t******2 for (40.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 49.00
 
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Utica Mine archive1175 - Utica Mine archive
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150 pieces. The Utica was purchased by three important people: C. D. Lane (Angels Camp), Alina Hayward (Comstock, Eureka Mine), and W. S. Hobart (Lake
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Estimates : 300.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to l****e for (150.00 + 33.75) x 1 = 183.75
 
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Comstock Mines Broker Deals1176 - Comstock Mines Broker Deals
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Four pages of statements to R. Kirman & Co. in account with Mackintosh & Bacon, June 1881. City: San Francisco State: California, Da
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Estimates : 70.00 - 100.00
Sold to D******a for (40.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 49.00
 
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Evening Bulletin1177 - Evening Bulletin
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The newspaper contains mining news from Butte County, Calaveras County, Napa County, Nevada County. City: San Francisco State: Californ
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Estimates : 50.00 - 70.00
Sold to d******0 for (45.00 + 10.13) x 1 = 55.13
 
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Independence Consolidated Mining Co. and Treasure Mining Company Stocks1178 - Independence Consolidated Mining Co. and Treasure Mining Company Stocks
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Uncancelled Independence stock no. 55, issued to J. Clem Uhler, Trustee, 50 shares at $100 each, signed by M. J. McDonald, president. The certificate
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to i*****l for (120.00 + 27.00) x 1 = 147.00
 
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Susquehanna Gold & Silver Mining Co. Assessment Receipts1179 - Susquehanna Gold & Silver Mining Co. Assessment Receipts
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Lot of 8 unused assessment receipts. 186-, San Francisco dateline. Printed by Agnew & Deffebach Print, S.F. Measure 3" x 10" with stub...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to t******2 for (25.00 + 5.63) x 1 = 30.63
 
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Quicksilver Mining Company SPECIMEN Stock Certificate, National Bank Note Co.1180 - Quicksilver Mining Company SPECIMEN Stock Certificate, National Bank Note Co.
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Cert. #00000, Beautiful specimen stock certificate for the Quicksilver Mining Company, printed by the National Bank Note Co., New York. Inc. in New Yo
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to b******a for (100.00 + 19.50) x 1 = 119.50
 
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Greenhorn Mine/ Shasta County, California/ Composite level Map/ Showing Geology/ Feb. 18 1929/ D.A. 1181 - Greenhorn Mine/ Shasta County, California/ Composite level Map/ Showing Geology/ Feb. 18 1929/ D.A.
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Group of six from Greenhorn Mountain Copper Mine: 1) Map of the Greenhorn Mountain Copper Mine Shasta County California. Compiled by E.H. Scott 517 Cr
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Slate Range Cons. Mining and Milling Stock, Inyo County1182 - Slate Range Cons. Mining and Milling Stock, Inyo County
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Cert. #23, issued to Jack Hany for 1000 shares. Signed by Otto Street as president. Streit was the resident agent in Goldfield, Nevada. Incorporated i
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to i*****l for (130.00 + 29.25) x 1 = 159.25
 
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Soulsby Belle Registration Document 19361183 - Soulsby Belle Registration Document 1936
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Likely a company copy of the formal sec document registering the company for an upcoming stock offering. The company was to offer 215,000 common share
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Start Price : 40.00 | Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
 
 
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South Eureka Mining Co. Correspondence1184 - South Eureka Mining Co. Correspondence
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Letters, estimates, specifications, etc. between South Eureka Mining Co. and D. D. Demarest Co. regarding equipment. City: Sutter Creek Sta
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 70.00 - 100.00
Sold to 6*****b for (25.00 + 5.63) x 1 = 30.63
 
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Rio Tagus Mining Co Correspondence1185 - Rio Tagus Mining Co Correspondence
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Various paperwork: letters, estimates, packing lists, payroll, etc. of Rio Tagus Mining Co. and between D. D. Demarest Co. and Rio Tagus. City:
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to 6*****b for (25.00 + 5.63) x 1 = 30.63
 
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Duffield Gold Mine Correspondence1186 - Duffield Gold Mine Correspondence
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Letters to Duffield Gold Mine from D. D. Demarest regarding mining equipment. City: Tuolumne State: California, Date: 1910/12
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Estimates : 70.00 - 100.00
Sold to 6*****b for (25.00 + 5.63) x 1 = 30.63
 
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Lundy B. Hogue Archive; Civil War Vet and Miner1187 - Lundy B. Hogue Archive; Civil War Vet and Miner
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Over 100 pieces in this archive of Lundy B. Hogue. He may have served in the Civil War, 15th regiment, Ohio Infantry. Lot includes letters (many lett
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to t******2 for (160.00 + 36.00) x 1 = 196.00
 
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1895 Land Map of Southern California, Wilson & Co.1188 - 1895 Land Map of Southern California, Wilson & Co.
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Early Southern California land map on linen that features the mining districts (New York, Solo, Twenty-Nine Palms, Slate Range, etc.). Compiled and Pu
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to i*********1 for (100.00 + 22.50) x 1 = 122.50
 
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California Mining Journal1189 - California Mining Journal
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170 copies of the mining journal: "The West's Leading Domestic Mining Publication". June, 1975 issue:" IRS Bounty Hunters--a KGB-...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to m********y for (75.00 + 16.88) x 1 = 91.88
 
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California Mining Photos1190 - California Mining Photos
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Small photo album (5.75" x 7.25") of mine photos and a list of equipment: good mill building, good retort house; one chili mill; one rock ...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to i*********1 for (100.00 + 22.50) x 1 = 122.50
 
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California Mining Stock Group1191 - California Mining Stock Group
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of eight. 1) South Idaho Cons. Mining and Milling Co. Grass Valley. 189-. Unissued. No vignette. Signed by President. 2) Honest Gold and Silver Mi
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Estimates : 60.00 - 200.00
Sold to m********y for (50.00 + 11.25) x 1 = 61.25
 
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Series of Famous Mining Stock Reprints1192 - Series of Famous Mining Stock Reprints
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This ten item series features descriptions and reproductions of mining stock certificates. The series was issued by The Book Club of California in 197
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to i*****l for (25.00 + 5.63) x 1 = 30.63
 
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The Brown Low Mining Co. Stock Certificate, 18891193 - The Brown Low Mining Co. Stock Certificate, 1889
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Cert. #186, issued to Andrew Geisel for 500 shares at Denver, Colorado in 1889. Signed by Geo. F. Batchelder as president and Justus H. Vincent as sec
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Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to P*****2 for (75.00 + 14.63) x 1 = 89.63
 
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Miners' Union No. 19 Badge/Ribbon1194 - Miners' Union No. 19 Badge/Ribbon
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Miners of union 19 struck because of problems with Bull-Hill at Cripple Creek. It was a struggle for profit on one side, and for time and wages on the
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Map of the Aspen Mining Belt1195 - Map of the Aspen Mining Belt
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Map of the Aspen Mining Belt, circa 1890. 42 x 20". D. Rholfing, Civil and Mining Engineer. Compliments of Arkell, MacMillan, & Stewart of ...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to b*****s for (750.00 + 168.75) x 1 = 918.75
 
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Three Aspen Mining Promotional Booklets1196 - Three Aspen Mining Promotional Booklets
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1) Annual Report for The Sheep Mountain Tunnel and Mining Co., Aspen, Colo. c.1894. Mines located on Sheep Mountain, Gunnison County. 16 pages (folded
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Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to s********h.. for (600.00 + 135.00) x 1 = 735.00
 
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Western Colorado and Her Resources (Booklet w/ map)1197 - Western Colorado and Her Resources (Booklet w/ map)
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Report Made to the Western Colorado Congress, held in Aspen, December 15, 16 and 17, 1891. Printed by the Aspen Times Publishing Co. "Mining, A...
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Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to d*******3 for (700.00 + 157.50) x 1 = 857.50
 
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Card Announcing Meeting for Black Hawk Gold Mining Co.1198 - Card Announcing Meeting for Black Hawk Gold Mining Co.
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Rare. In the form of a business card. White cardstock. Front lists company name and officers in gilt lettering. Reverse announces the annual meeting o
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to D***H for (190.00 + 42.75) x 1 = 232.75
 
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Big Five Mining Company prospectus1199 - Big Five Mining Company prospectus
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Oversized booklet (16 x 10 1/2") of 44 pages. Titled "Big Five In Pen and Pencil." Handwritten note says "Now North American Min...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to b******1 for (225.00 + 50.63) x 1 = 275.63
 
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