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Pamphlet for Alamosa4000 - Pamphlet for Alamosa
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Red softcover with stapled binding. Inside cover lists town officers. "A City of Prosperous, Progressive and Enterprising Merchants--Located in...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to r******8 for (130.00 + 29.25) x 1 = 159.25
 
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Arkansas Valley Promotional Booklets (2)4001 - Arkansas Valley Promotional Booklets (2)
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Two different booklets for the Arkansas Valley, which encompasses the counties of Baca, Bent, Chaffee, Crowley, Custer, Fremont, Huerfano, Lake, Las A
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to e********5 for (50.00 + 11.25) x 1 = 61.25
 
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Aspen Promotional Booklets4002 - Aspen Promotional Booklets
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1) Aspen Illustrated". Published by Flower & Payne (For sale at Carbary's Corner Bookstore... (8" x 10.5") 74 pp. Interesting...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 600.00
Sold to p********m.. for (225.00 + 50.63) x 1 = 275.63
 
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Rocky Mountain stereoview4003 - Rocky Mountain stereoview
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Handwritten "Gorge above Bakerville C. T." W. G. Chamberlain, photographer, Denver. Check photograph for condition. City: Bakerville State:
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
 
 
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"Presentation of Lobing Cup to David H. Moffat" (Booklet)4004 - "Presentation of Lobing Cup to David H. Moffat" (Booklet)
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Presented by the Citizens of Boulder, Colo. Softcover booklet with string binding. 14 pages. Begins with front and back photographs of the trophy cup.
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Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
Sold to b*****s for (25.00 + 5.63) x 1 = 30.63
 
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Boulder Pamphlet Bundle4005 - Boulder Pamphlet Bundle
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1) "The Improvement of Boulder Colorado". Report (9" x 6") to the City Improvement Association by Frederick Law Olmstead, Jr., C...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to s********h.. for (40.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 49.00
 
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Photo of Otto and Fritz Weiderholdt4006 - Photo of Otto and Fritz Weiderholdt
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Both brothers were butchers. The photo shows the two boys in a cart drawn by a donkey. The photo has "Bird and Nero" written on it. signed...
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Downtown Central City in a photograph4007 - Downtown Central City in a photograph
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7 x 4 1/2" photograph of downtown and environs. Clearly marked are the Temple of Fashion, Teller House, Jewelers, Erdworth & Lake hardware,...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to F****e for (130.00 + 29.25) x 1 = 159.25
 
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Gilpin County Pioneer Badges4008 - Gilpin County Pioneer Badges
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Group of 2 badges: 1) white celluloid pin cover with crossed American flags with a red/white/blue ribbon supporting a round, white celluloid cover wit
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Estimates : 100.00 - 250.00
Sold to e*****r for (25.00 + 5.63) x 1 = 30.63
 
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Lodge Badges4009 - Lodge Badges
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Lot of 3: 1) celebration souvenir Fourth of July 1897, Central City, Colo.; 2) A.O.U.W. Little Olive Lodge No. 30 D. of H. / A.O.U.W. / Central City /
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Estimates : 200.00 - 600.00
Sold to c*********p for (75.00 + 16.88) x 1 = 91.88
 
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Seven Photographs of Cheyenne Canyon4010 - Seven Photographs of Cheyenne Canyon
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Marvelous views of the canyon in the 1880's. All 8 x 5". All on card stock. 1-2) Nearly identical Jackson photographs of Seven Falls. On gr...
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Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 900.00
 
 
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Advertising Card for Cheyenne Wells4011 - Advertising Card for Cheyenne Wells
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6.5" x 4.25" on thick cardstock. One side is a printed collage of brown-tinted photographs advertising Cheyenne Wells. "The Apex City...
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Start Price : 10.00 | Estimates : 80.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Clear Creek Pamphlet Quartet4012 - Clear Creek Pamphlet Quartet
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1) "The Loop and Clear Creek Canon". Published and copyrighted, 1889 by A. S. Hentig, Denver, Colorado. Small fold-out lithograph images b...
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Estimates : 80.00 - 400.00
Sold to t******2 for (40.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 49.00
 
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Clear Creek, W. H. Jackson Albumen Prints (Blue Cover)4013 - Clear Creek, W. H. Jackson Albumen Prints (Blue Cover)
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Published and printed by world-famous photographer W. H. Jackson & Co, Denver. Rare small photo album with 12 original albumen fold-out photos....
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Estimates : 500.00 - 3,000.00
Sold to 8******m for (2,000.00 + 450.00) x 1 = 2,450.00
 
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Three Historic Clear Creek Photographs (2 Railroad Related)4014 - Three Historic Clear Creek Photographs (2 Railroad Related)
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1) Jackson photograph of the creek itself. 7 x 4 1/2". 2) W. H. Walker of West Denver. Shows tracks going under Hanging Rock. 8 x 5". Vert...
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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W. H. Jackson Clear Creek Photo Album (Purple Cover)4015 - W. H. Jackson Clear Creek Photo Album (Purple Cover)
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Fold-out photo album of Clear Creek area. (4.75" x 7.25"). Views include Inspiration Point, Mother Grundy, Rocky Point, Clear Creek Fork, ...
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Estimates : 500.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to h*******2 for (400.00 + 90.00) x 1 = 490.00
 
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Three Different Views of Clear Creek Canyon4016 - Three Different Views of Clear Creek Canyon
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Near Georgetown. All show "The Loop" of the Denver & Rio Grande Railway. 1) Alex Martin, Georgetown photography. Close up view of Pass...
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to s********h.. for (275.00 + 61.88) x 1 = 336.88
 
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"Political Portraits" by Fitz-Mac4017 - "Political Portraits" by Fitz-Mac
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Second edition. 216 pages. The Gazette Printing Co., Colorado Springs, Colo. 1888. By James Mac Carthy. Many of the "portraits" were origi...
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Estimates : 20.00 - 200.00
Sold to e********5 for (10.00 + 2.25) x 1 = 12.25
 
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Colorado Springs Badge Collection4018 - Colorado Springs Badge Collection
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Lot of 9: Flower Carnival 1895, 1896 , undated; 1923 Elks Reunion(2); Dry Farming Conress Delegate; 1915 Grand Lodge of Colorado. Please see photo.
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to e*****r for (150.00 + 33.75) x 1 = 183.75
 
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Birds Eye View of Colorado Springs, Colorado City & Manitou4019 - Birds Eye View of Colorado Springs, Colorado City & Manitou
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Lithograph form Srobridge of Cincinnati. From a sketch by E. S. Glower. Presented by Wilson and Wood with their full page ad on the back. Writing in p
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Estimates : 150.00 - 500.00
Sold to e********5 for (650.00 + 146.25) x 1 = 796.25
 
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Colorado Springs Pamphlets4020 - Colorado Springs Pamphlets
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Lot of 2, including: 1) "The Frontier, A Magazine Of The West"; Vol. III; April, 1905; No. 10. Softcover with color cover, 47 pages includ...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
Sold to l*******c for (30.00 + 6.75) x 1 = 36.75
 
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Colorado Springs in Photographs4021 - Colorado Springs in Photographs
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Lot of two. 1) Pinoto (or Piroto) photograph of an overview of Colorado Springs from on an a hill. 8" x 5". Good Contrast, sharp image. 2)...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to 8*****R for (150.00 + 33.75) x 1 = 183.75
 
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Colorado Springs, Manitou Springs. Illustrated4022 - Colorado Springs, Manitou Springs. Illustrated
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Illustrative and descriptive album, copyrighted, 1889 by John O. Stivers, Colorado Springs. Negatives by John O. Stivers; Illustrations and Letter Pre
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Estimates : 100.00 - 500.00
Sold to l*******c for (40.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 49.00
 
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Four Colorado Springs Pamphlets4023 - Four Colorado Springs Pamphlets
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1) "Colorado Springs". Written by Claude Sachs, F. P. Stevens, and Richard Willis. Photographs by Fred P. Stevens, a. J. Harlan, C. E. Eme...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 500.00
Sold to l*******c for (40.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 49.00
 
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Eight Different Garden of the Gods Cabinet Cards (Hook)4024 - Eight Different Garden of the Gods Cabinet Cards (Hook)
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Photographer is W.E. Hook. Seven are stamped with Hook's Manitou Springs gallery information, and one his Colorado Springs business. Includes: B...
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Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold to 8*****R for (200.00 + 45.00) x 1 = 245.00
 
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Four Different Garden of the Gods Cabinet Cards4025 - Four Different Garden of the Gods Cabinet Cards
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W.E. Hook is the photographer on each, working with S.W. Moore, a businessman in Colorado Springs. According to Mautz, Hook was active in Manitou from
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Estimates : 300.00 - 400.00
Sold to 8*****R for (150.00 + 33.75) x 1 = 183.75
 
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Garden of the Gods Cabinet Card Collection4026 - Garden of the Gods Cabinet Card Collection
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14 cabinet cards, 9 different photographers. Includes: Cathedral Spires, Gateway to Garden of the Gods, and The Three Graces (all three W.A. Davis, Ma
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Estimates : 500.00 - 800.00
Sold to 8*****R for (250.00 + 56.25) x 1 = 306.25
 
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A Bouquet of the Garden of the Gods (booklet)4027 - A Bouquet of the Garden of the Gods (booklet)
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Pamphlet describing The Garden of the Gods, Compliments of the Passenger Department of the Burlington Route. Booklet describes Pikes Peak, Rainbow Fal
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Estimates : 100.00 - 600.00
Sold to t******2 for (20.00 + 4.50) x 1 = 24.50
 
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Seven Different Garden of the Gods Cabinet Cards (Hiestand)4028 - Seven Different Garden of the Gods Cabinet Cards (Hiestand)
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Each of these seven cabinet cards has J.G. Hiestand's business information listed on the back (Collector and Dealer in Mineral Specimens, Native...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to 8*****R for (150.00 + 33.75) x 1 = 183.75
 
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Nine Great Colorado Springs Pamphlets4029 - Nine Great Colorado Springs Pamphlets
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1) "Picturesque nature around Colorado Springs". Publisher, author, date unknown. Cover has photo of two kids on burros. Cover and inside ...
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 1,000.00
 
 
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Two Choice c1890 Colorado Springs Photographs4030 - Two Choice c1890 Colorado Springs Photographs
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1) A view of Pike's Peak from Colorado Springs. The photographer, W. E. Hook, has managed to catch a residential street with the Peak in the bac...
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 1,000.00
 
 
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Two photographs of Mrs. H. H. Jackson's burial place on Cheyenne Mountain4031 - Two photographs of Mrs. H. H. Jackson's burial place on Cheyenne Mountain
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1) W. E. Hook, photographer. Back has ad for J. G. Hiestand, collector and dealer in mineral specimens. 2) Unknown artist. Helen Maria Hunt Jackson (
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Get Healthy in Colorado Springs and Manitou (booklets)4032 - Get Healthy in Colorado Springs and Manitou (booklets)
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1) "Manitou, Colorado, U. S. A., Its Mineral Waters and Climate". Written by S. Edwin Solly (M. R. C. S., England, L. S. A., London; Fello...
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 600.00
 
 
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The Montezuma Valley, Colorado4033 - The Montezuma Valley, Colorado
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Tan soft cover booklet, with nice vignette of the valley printed in blue and gold (5.5" x 8"), 60 pp. contains a map of the Montezuma Vall...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to 8******m for (275.00 + 61.88) x 1 = 336.88
 
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Annual Derby Ribbons4034 - Annual Derby Ribbons
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Group of 2 ribbons, both having a donkey and nugget attached to the ribbon, measuring 21/4" x 71/2" . 1) Green, Third Annual Grand Derby. ...
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Estimates : 20.00 - 100.00
Sold to p********n for (60.00 + 13.50) x 1 = 73.50
 
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Cripple Creek Badge Collection4035 - Cripple Creek Badge Collection
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Lot of twelve. 1) Governor Peabody breast badge. Red, white, and blue bunting. 1903-1904. Colorado City, Cripple Creek, Telluride, and Trinidad. 2) 39
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Estimates : 800.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to e*****r for (400.00 + 90.00) x 1 = 490.00
 
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Cripple Creek Check Collection4036 - Cripple Creek Check Collection
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50 Cripple Creek-related checks and drafts: pieces from Cripple Creek, Victor, Goldfield, Golden. Highlights include: a fabulous Jim Blaine Mine check
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to c****n for (60.00 + 13.50) x 1 = 73.50
 
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Cripple Creek Opera Glasses4037 - Cripple Creek Opera Glasses
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Very nice pair of mother of pearl opera glasses with well polished brass hardware, faceted mother of pearl shell (2.75" ) La Corona, Paris, eng...
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Estimates : 400.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to T******1 for (200.00 + 45.00) x 1 = 245.00
 
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Cripple Creek Booklet Trio4038 - Cripple Creek Booklet Trio
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1) "The Story of the World's Greatest Gold Camp. Told in Prose, Poetry, and Pictures the Labor Troubles of 1903/04". Told by the Cripp...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 600.00
Sold to e********5 for (100.00 + 22.50) x 1 = 122.50
 
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Improved Order of Red Men Council at Cripple Creek (pamphlet)4039 - Improved Order of Red Men Council at Cripple Creek (pamphlet)
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129 pages. All about the Red Men: members, minutes, and tribes (individual councils). City: Cripple Creek State: Colorado, Date:
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Estimates : 50.00 - 150.00
Sold to e********5 for (25.00 + 5.63) x 1 = 30.63
 
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Nicely Mounted Cripple Creek Photograph4040 - Nicely Mounted Cripple Creek Photograph
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Matting made to look like a lacy frame. Telephone polls and dirt road in the foreground and the city in the background. Photograph is 3 3/4 x 4 1/2&...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
Sold to m*********r for (20.00 + 4.50) x 1 = 24.50
 
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Chain of Gold, Cripple Creek Pamphlets4041 - Chain of Gold, Cripple Creek Pamphlets
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1) "Gold Fields of Cripple Creek". Prospectus published by The Woods Investment Company of Colorado. Map of Mining and Industrial Propert...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to e********5 for (170.00 + 38.25) x 1 = 208.25
 
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The Birds of El Paso County (Booklet)4042 - The Birds of El Paso County (Booklet)
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A Colorado College Publication. No. 13. Part I. By Charles E.H. Aiken and Edward R. Warren. Printed in Colorado Springs, May 1914. Softcover. 41 pages
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Estimates : 20.00 - 100.00
Sold to a********e.. for (10.00 + 2.25) x 1 = 12.25
 
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Del Norte Land and Canal Company Mortgage Bond4043 - Del Norte Land and Canal Company Mortgage Bond
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This is a rare piece, one which we have never had before. This 35 mile long irrigation canal was fed by the Rio Grande River. It is signed by presiden
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Estimates : 150.00 - 600.00
Sold to a********e.. for (45.00 + 10.13) x 1 = 55.13
 
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"Carrier's Greeting: Portfolio Containing Paul Gregg's Masterpieces"4044 - "Carrier's Greeting: Portfolio Containing Paul Gregg's Masterpieces"
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16 pages. Edited and Published by the Carriers Association of the Denver Post. Unusual and rare softcover that features reproductions of Paul Gregg&...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
Sold to m*****y for (30.00 + 6.75) x 1 = 36.75
 
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"Resources of Colorado"4045 - "Resources of Colorado"
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Very early Denver publication published by the Board of Trade. Extolls the virtues of Colorado, price of goods, county-by-county views, farming produc
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Estimates : 150.00 - 500.00
Sold to e********5 for (55.00 + 12.38) x 1 = 67.38
 
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"The Lookout, Volume 1, Number 1" Music in Denver and Colorado4046 - "The Lookout, Volume 1, Number 1" Music in Denver and Colorado
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From the Denver Public Library. This is a selection of works compiled by the Denver Public Library relating to music in Colorado. Include many selecti
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Estimates : 20.00 - 100.00
Sold to h*******2 for (10.00 + 2.25) x 1 = 12.25
 
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Two W. H. Jackson Denver Photographs4047 - Two W. H. Jackson Denver Photographs
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1) Close-up of large buildings in downtown Denver. Roof top view. 'Joslin' and 'New York Hotel' are identified. A city map will hel...
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Estimates : 400.00 - 700.00
Sold to s********h.. for (180.00 + 40.50) x 1 = 220.50
 
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Annual Reports of the Fire Department4048 - Annual Reports of the Fire Department
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Lot of 2. 1) 1932 report, submitted by John F. Healy, has photos of the Fire Department Chief and the many deputies and assistants at the front, follo
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Estimates : 40.00 - 120.00
Sold to t******2 for (10.00 + 2.25) x 1 = 12.25
 
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Arbor and Bird Day Book Group4049 - Arbor and Bird Day Book Group
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Group of three, including: "Arbor and Bird Day Book Colorado" (1908), softcover, 63 pages, with songs, photographs, and illustrations. &q...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
Sold to t******2 for (15.00 + 3.38) x 1 = 18.38
 
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