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Auctioneer Holabird Western Americana 775-851-1859
Auction Date Dec 09 Auction
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Reno, NV
Time 09:00AM
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Lot: 1000 - Alaskan Gold Leaf and Flat Nuggets

0.53 troy ounces. Longest specimen is 1.7 cm long. Widest specimen is 1.1 cm wide. State: Alaska City: Nome Date: FHWAC#: 42629

Lot: 1001 - Nome Placer Gold

0.98 troy ounces. Small nuggets! State: Alaska City: Nome Date: FHWAC#: 42628

Lot: 1002 - Nome, Alaska Fine Gold

0.79 troy ounces. Alaska Gold!!! State: Alaska City: Nome Date: FHWAC#: 42632

Lot: 1003 - Nome, Alaska Placer Gold

Three specimens. 0.46 troy ounces, Largest measures 1.5 x 1.3cm. State: Alaska City: Nome Date: FHWAC#: 42630

Lot: 1004 - Three Nome, Alaska Gold Nuggets

Combined weight is 0.68 troy ounces. One piece is 2.1 cm long. Height on all three is about 1.6 or 1.7 cm. State: Alaska City: Nome Date: FHWAC#: 41761

Lot: 1005 - Two Nome Gold Nuggets

Quartz showing. Each is roughly 0.6 x 1.5 x 1.0 cm. 0.31 troy ounces. State: Alaska City: Nome Date: FHWAC#: 42631

Lot: 1006 - Premium Crystalline Arizona Placer Gold Nuggets

0.38 ounces. Largest of these nuggets is 1.7 cm long. This formation of the placer gold seems to indicate it comes from near the original source of the gold. State: Arizona City: Pima Date: FHWAC#: 42611

Lot: 1007 - Southeast Pima County, Arizona Placer Gold

0.88 troy ounces. Largest nugget measures 2.0 cm. State: Arizona City: Pima Date: FHWAC#: 42610

Lot: 1008 - Gold Nuggets from the Bradshaw Mountains (Arizona)

11 small specimens from these mountains east of Stanton, Arizona. 0.15 ounces. State: Arizona City: Stanton Date: FHWAC#: 42622

Lot: 1009 - Gold Nugget from the Rare Locale of the Vulture

0.46 troy ounces. 1.0 x 3.3 2.7 cm. Excellent example of crystalline form placer gold. The Vulture Mine is a gold mine and abandoned settlement nestled into the breathtaking landscape of the Sonoran Desert in Arizona. State: Arizona

Lot: 1010 - 1.04 toy ounce Gold Specimen from Rich Hill

0.7 x 3.2 x 2.5 cm. It's a beaut! State: Arizona City: Weaverville Date: FHWAC#: 42605

Lot: 1011 - Another Rich Hill Gold Nugget (Arizona)

0.63 troy ounces. 0.8 x 2.5 x 2.0 cm. Small amount of quartz is visible. State: Arizona City: Weaverville Date: FHWAC#: 41772

Lot: 1012 - Large, Flat Rich Hill Nugget (Arizona)

1.62 troy ounces. 1.0 x 3.5 x 2.8 cm. Roughly 85% gold. State: Arizona City: Weaverville Date: FHWAC#: 41771

Lot: 1013 - Rich Hill Gold Speciman (Arizona)

Weaverville, Yavapai County, sprang to life when gold was discovered on Rich Hill. This magnificent nugget weighs 0.70 troy ounces. 0.8 x 3.0 x 1.4 cm. State: Arizona City: Weaverville Date: FHWAC#: 42606

Lot: 1014 - Very Large Rich Hill Gold Nugget (Arizona)

2.47 troy ounces. 1.9 x 3.7 x 2.2 cm. Surface is etched as from cyanide. Found Near Rich Hill. State: Arizona City: Weaverville Date: FHWAC#: 41773

Lot: 1015 - Seven Arizona Gold Nuggets

0.97 troy ounces. 0.7 x 2.0. 1.0 cm. Nice samples. State: Arizona City: Weaverville Date: FHWAC#: 41770

Lot: 1016 - Coloma, California Gold

From the discovery place of the California Gold Rush! 0.10 troy ounces. 70% gold by weight. State: California City: Coloma Date: FHWAC#: 42626

Lot: 1017 - Deer Creek Placer Gold

Four pieces. Largest is 1.7 cm long. Total weight is 0.18 ounces. State: California City: Deer Creek Date: FHWAC#: 42616

Lot: 1018 - Fine Gold from Ladies Canyon

Vial of fine gold from Ladies Canyon near Downieville. 1.27 oz. State: California City: Downieville Date: FHWAC#: 42621

Lot: 1019 - Ladies Canyon Crystalline Gold with Quartz

0.25 troy ounces. Roughly 90% gold by weight. State: California City: Downieville Date: FHWAC#: 42623

Lot: 1020 - Ladies Canyon Sluice Box Fines

0.75 troy ounces. State: California City: Downieville Date: FHWAC#: 42624

Lot: 1021 - Placer Gold Found on the North Fork of the Yuba

Three dozen flakes of placer gold from the Downieville area. Many are 1 cm long. 0.86 ounces of pure gold! State: California City: Downieville Date: FHWAC#: 42615

Lot: 1022 - Selection of Large and Small Placer Gold from the

1.07 troy ounces! Largest is 1.3 cm long. Nice collection of placer gold from this fabled Gold Rush area. State: California City: Downieville Date: FHWAC#: 42614

Lot: 1023 - Sluice Fine Gold from Downieville

0.76 troy ounces. Ladies Canyon! State: California City: Downieville Date: FHWAC#: 42625

Lot: 1024 - El Paso Mountains Gold-in-Quartz

0.43 troy ounces. 1.2x3.5x1.4cm. Southern California. State: California City: El Paso Mountains Date: FHWAC#: 40269

Lot: 1025 - 1.09 ounce Folsom, California Gold Nugget

0.8x2.7x3.1cm. This is a very nice specimen. State: California City: Folsom Date: FHWAC#: 40230

Lot: 1026 - American River Placer Gold Fines

From the middle fork near Forest Hill. 0.17 troy ounces. See photo. State: California City: Grass Valley Date: FHWAC#: 42633

Lot: 1027 - Mokelumne River Placer Gold

This nugget was found near where John Moffat walked in the Gold Rush near Jackson. 0.58 troy ounces. Roughly 10% in a gold crown. Specimen is 1.6 3.3 x 2.7 cm. Gold runs 2.5 cm. State: California City: Jackson Date:

Lot: 1028 - Placer Gold-in-Quartz from the Mokelumne River

0.33. troy ounces. 0.5 x 2.7 x 1.7 cm. Roughly 60% gold. This would be from the heartland of the Gold Rush. State: California City: Jackson Date: FHWAC#: 42609

Lot: 1029 - High Sierra Gold-in-Quartz

Found west of Lone Pine, Calironia high in the Sierras. Roughly 70% gold by weight. 0.38 troy ounces. 1.0 x 2.7 x 2.0 cm. State: California City: Lone Pine Date: FHWAC#: 41774

Lot: 1030 - Small, Striking Gold-in-Quartz from the Mojave

0.27 ounces. 1.8 x 2.4 x 1.8 cm. Nice sample! State: California City: Mojave Desert Date: FHWAC#: 40211

Lot: 1031 - 1.29 Troy Ounce Gold-in-Quartz Specimen from El

Located in the El Paso Mountains. 2.0 x 3.2 x 2.7 cm. Roughly 75% gold by weight. State: California City: Randsburg Date: FHWAC#: 41765

Lot: 1032 - El Paso Mountain Gold

0.49 troy ounces. 1.5 x 2.7 x 1.5 cm. Roughly 90% gold. State: California City: Randsburg Date: FHWAC#: 41777

Lot: 1033 - El Paso Mountain Gold Nuggets

Five nice, small nuggets from the El Paso Mountains near Randsburg. Largest is 0.9 x 1.5 x 1.0 cm. State: California City: Randsburg Date: FHWAC#: 42620

Lot: 1034 - Crystalline Gold from Randsburg, California

0.43 troy ounces. Almost all gold! Crystalline form. 0.8 x 3.0 x 1.5 cm. State: California City: Randsburg Date: FHWAC#: 41779

Lot: 1035 - Gold-in-Quartz from El Paso Mountains

0.83 troy ounces. 1.4 x 3.6 x 2.6 cm. Roughly 75% gold by weight. State: California City: Randsburg Date: FHWAC#: 41766

Lot: 1036 - Large Randsburg Gold Nugget

From the El Paso Mountains. 1.1 x 2.9 x 1.2cm. 0.81 troy ounces. State: California City: Randsburg Date: FHWAC#: 41776

Lot: 1037 - Large Randsburg Nugget with Some Quartz

1.16 troy ounces. 1.6 x 3.6 x 2.2 cm. Seems to be acid cleaned. State: California City: Randsburg Date: FHWAC#: 41767

Lot: 1038 - Nice Selection of Small Gold Nuggets from the El

13 very nice nuggets. Largest is 0.5 x 1.5 x 0.9 cm. Total weight is 0.8 ounces. State: California City: Randsburg Date: FHWAC#: 42681

Lot: 1039 - Randsburg Gold-in-Quartz

0.29 troy ounces. 0.7 x 2.5 x 1.9 cm. Roughly 80% gold. Interesting formation of this crystalline gold in quartz specimen in the classic Yellow Asters style. State: California City: Randsburg Date: FHWAC#: 41778

Lot: 1040 - Randsburg Gold Nugget

0.36 troy ounces. 1.3 x 1.7 x 1.7cm. Roughly 75% gold. State: California City: Randsburg Date: FHWAC#: 41768

Lot: 1041 - Six [Mostly] Gold-in-Quartz from Randsburg

Found in the El Paso Mountains. Largest is 0.4 x 1.4 x 1.3 cm. 0.50 ounces. Roughly 80% gold. State: California City: Randsburg Date: FHWAC#: 42619

Lot: 1042 - Six Larger Gold Nuggets from the El Paso Mountains

Largest is 0.9 x 1.6 x 0.9 cm. Quartz showing. 1.26 ounces. Roughly 90% total gold in weight. From the Randsburg area. State: California City: Randsburg Date: FHWAC#: 42617

Lot: 1043 - Three Different Shaped Randsburg Gold Nuggets

One roundish, one flat, and one horseshoe! 0.40 troy ounces. State: California City: Randsburg Date: FHWAC#: 41769

Lot: 1044 - Buffalo Gold Nugget from Sierra City Area

1.59 troy ounces. 1.3 x 4.0 x 2.6 cm. This nugget has great character. State: California City: Sierra City Date: FHWAC#: 41760

Lot: 1045 - Sierra City Area Placer Gold

Five pieces. Total weight of 0.31 troy ounces. Largest is 1.7 x 1.0 cm. Found on the North Fork of the Yuba River. State: California City: Sierra City Date: FHWAC#: 42613

Lot: 1046 - Yuba River Fancy Shape Placer Gold

This is a unique piece of placer gold from the North Fork of the Yuba River near Sierra City. Very smooth nuggets like this are usually from the tertiary gravel channels. 0.51 troy ounces. 2.5 x 2.4 cm. Please see photograph. State:

Lot: 1047 - Another Beautiful Gold-in-Quartz Specimen from the

0.14 troy ounces. 0.8 x 1.8 x 1.2 cm. State: California City: Sierra County Date: FHWAC#: 42627

Lot: 1048 - Four Beautiful Gold-in-Quartz Pieces from the 16:1

Combined weight is 0.81 troy ounces. Roughly 25% gold by weight. Please see the photograph! State: California City: Sierra County Date: FHWAC#: 41764

Lot: 1049 - Jewelry Grade Gold-in-Quartz

Flat slab. 3.5 x 3.0 cm. See photo!!! State: California City: Sierra County Date: FHWAC#: 41762

Lot: 1050 - Wonderful 16:1 Mine Gold-in-Quartz Specimen

Nice Crystalline specimen. 0.21 troy ounces. Roughly 65% gold by weight. State: California City: Sierra County Date: FHWAC#: 41763

Lot: 1051 - Eagles Nest Sparkling Crytalline Gold Nugget

Very beautiful specimen. 0.17 troy ounces. 3 cm long x 1.6 cm wide. Please see photograph for the beauty of this piece. State: California City: Washington Date: FHWAC#: 41775

Lot: 1051A - San Gabriel River Gold Nuggets

Ten nice nuggets from the San Gabriel River in Los Angeles County. This was part of the early 1830's-1840's discoveries prior to the 1848 gold rush. 1.69 troy ozs. Three are 3/4". FHWAC # 41276

Lot: 1051B - San Gabriel River Gold Nuggets II

Eight nice nuggets from the San Gabriel River in Los Angeles County. This was part of the early 1830's-1840's discoveries prior to the 1848 gold rush. 1.41 troy ozs. FHWAC # 41275

Lot: 1051C - San Gabriel River Gold Nuggets III

Five nice nuggets from the San Gabriel River in Los Angeles County. This was part of the early 1830's-1840's discoveries prior to the 1848 gold rush. 1.72 troy ozs. Two are 3/4". FHWAC # 41274

Lot: 1051D - Downieville Gold Nuggets

Lot of elongated and flat nuggets (generally). 1.37 troy. FHWAC # 41273

Lot: 1051E - Downieville Gold Nuggets II

Quality group of nuggets, 1.70 troy ozs. FHWAC# 41272

Lot: 1051F - Downieville Gold Nuggets III

Nearly 20 small nuggets, many with quartz. 1.24 troy. FHWAC# 41271

Lot: 1051G - Downieville Gold Nuggets IV

Nice jewelry grade small nuggets, 1.44 troy ozs. FHWAC# 41270

Lot: 1051H - Downieville Gold Nuggets V

Group of about 13 slightly larger nuggets of varying character. 1.38 troy ozs. FHWAC# 41268

Lot: 1051I - Downieville Gold Nuggets VI

Group of slightly larger nuggets from Downieville. Some very smooth, other crystalline. 1.24 ozs troy. FHWAC# 41267

Lot: 1051J - Downieville Gold Nuggets VII

Group of nuggets, one with reddish white quartz. 1.23 troy ozs. Nice for jewelry. FHWAC# 41266

Lot: 1051K - Downieville Gold Nuggets VIII

Nice group of small nuggets with one larger 1/2" nugget. 1.31 troy ozs. FHWAC# 41269

Lot: 1051L - Downieville Gold Nuggets IX

Nice group of nuggets with a few larger pieces. 1.30 ozs. FHWAC# 42273

Lot: 1051M - Downieville Gold Nuggets X

Small gold nuggets from Ladies Canyon near Downieville. 1.05 troy ozs. At least 50 small nuggets, mostly smaller size. FHWAC# 42274

Lot: 1051N - Downieville Gold Nuggets XI

Gold nuggets from Ladies Canyon near Downieville, Cal. 1.06 troy ozs. About 35 nuggets, great for jewelry. FHWAC# 42275

Lot: 1051O - Downieville Gold Nuggets XII

Group of gold nuggets from Downieville. About 15, 0.81 troy ozs. FHWAC# 42276

Lot: 1051P - Downieville Gold Nuggets XIII

Group of small nuggets from Downieville. 0.78 troy ozs. About 20 nuggets, two are 1/2". FHWAC# 42277

Lot: 1051Q - Downieville Gold Nuggets XIV

Small gold nuggets from Ladies Canyon near Downieville. 1.13 troy ozs. About 20 nuggets. FHWAC# 42278

Lot: 1051R - Downieville Gold Nuggets XV

Gold nuggets from Ladies Canyon near Downieville. 0.74 troy ounces. Eleven small nuggets, perfect for jewelry. FHWAC# 42279

Lot: 1051S - Downieville Gold Nuggets XVI

Small nuggets from Ladies Canyon near Downieville at the north end of the Mother Lode system. 1.16 troy ozs. This group has several 1/2 inch nuggets. FHWAC# 41265

Lot: 1052 - Three Gold Nugget Necklaces

3 beautiful gold nugget necklaces. #1: 3.1 g. #2: 6.8 g #3: 2.0 g. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42049

Lot: 1053 - Gold Nugget Necklace

Gold nugget necklace, .43 troy ounce, 3cm x 1.5cm. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42048

Lot: 1054 - Imperial Pit Gold Specimen

Gold in hand specimen from the Comstock, collected by a major Nevada gold geologist. One specimen from the Imperial Mine, along the Comstock in Gold Hill. Contains gold, electrum, pyrite. 3.25 x 2 x 1/8" Very thin. State: Nevada City:

Lot: 1055 - Yellow Jacket Mine Gold Specimen

Gold in hand specimen from the Comstock, collected by a major Nevada gold geologist. One specimen from the famous Yellow Jacket Mine, along the Comstock at the upper end of Gold Hill. Contains native free gold in white banded quartz. 3 x 2.5 x .5.

Lot: 1056 - Burning Moscow Mine Gold Specimen

Gold in hand specimen from the Comstock, collected by a major Nevada gold geologist. One specimen from the famous Burning Moscow Mine, in the gut of the Comstock. Contains gold, silver, electrum. 5 x 2.75 x 1.25" The Burning Moscow was one of the

Lot: 1057 - C & C Mine Gold Hand Specimens

Gold in hand specimen from the Comstock, collected by a major Nevada gold geologist. Two specimens from the famous C&C Mine, near the gut of the Comstock. Contains gold, electrum in banded veins, argentite, stephanite and polybasite. Largest is 2.25

Lot: 1058 - Cedar Hill Mine Gold Hand Specimen

Gold in hand specimen from the Comstock, collected by a major Nevada gold geologist. One specimen from the Cedar Hill Mine, at the western edge of the Comstock. Contains gold, electrum, etc and is very high grade. 2.75" x 2 x 0.5" State:

Lot: 1059 - Chollar Mine Gold Hand Specimen

Gold in hand specimen from the Comstock, collected by a major Nevada gold geologist. One specimen from the famous Chollar Mine, in the gut of the Comstock. Contains electrum with an argentite band. 4.5" x 2" x 0.5" State: Nevada City:

Lot: 1060 - Con Virginia Mine Gold Hand Specimens

Gold in hand specimens from the Comstock, collected by a major Nevada gold geologist. Three specimens from the famous Con Virginia Mine. Contains gold, silver, electrum, various copper sulfides, argentite and galena. Largest is 4.25 x 1.5 x 1.5"

Lot: 1061 - Con. California Mine Hand Specimen

Gold in hand specimen from the Comstock, collected by a major Nevada gold geologist. One specimen from the famous Con California Mine, in the gut of the Comstock. Contains gold, electrum, copper. Very high grade. 3 x 1.25 x 3/8" State:

Lot: 1062 - Flowery Mine Gold Specimen

Gold in hand specimen from the Comstock, collected by a major Nevada gold geologist. One specimen from the Flowery Mine, part of the Comstock, along the Flowery Lode about two miles east of the Comstock lode. Contains high grade free gold. The

Lot: 1063 - Gould & Curry Gold Hand Specimen

Gold in hand specimen from the Comstock, collected by a major Nevada gold geologist. One specimen from the famous Gould & Curry Mine, in the gut of the Comstock. Contains stephanite, polybasite and copper. 2.75" x 2 x 2.25" Very nice. State:

Lot: 1064 - Julia Mine Gold Specimen

Gold in hand specimen from the Comstock, collected by a major Nevada gold geologist. One specimen from the famous Julia Mine, near the Divide in the Comstock region. Contains gold, silver, electrum, argentite. High Grade. 2.5 x 1.5 x 0.75" The Julia

Lot: 1065 - Loring Pit Silver Specimen

Specimen from the Comstock, collected by a major Nevada gold geologist. One specimen from the Loring Pit (Mine), in the gut of the Comstock. Contains native silver in vugs. 3.5 x 2 x 2.25" State: Nevada City: Virginia City Date:

Lot: 1066 - Mexican Mine Gold Hand Specimens

Gold in hand specimens from the Comstock, collected by a major Nevada gold geologist. Two specimens from the famous Mexican Mine, in the gut of the Comstock. Contains gold, silver, electrum, argentite. Largest is 2.5 x 2 x 2" State:

Lot: 1067 - Mint Mine Gold Specimens

Gold in hand specimens from the Comstock, collected by a major Nevada gold geologist. Two specimens from the Mint Mine, near the gut of the Comstock. Contain gold, silver, electrum, argentite. One of the two is a very high grade silver specimen with

Lot: 1068 - Obiston Mine Gold Specimens

Gold in hand specimens from the Comstock, collected by a major Nevada gold geologist. Two specimens from the Obiston Mine, near the Divide on the Comstock. Contains gold, silver, electrum, argentite with minor stephanite and polybasite. Largest is

Lot: 1069 - Savage Mine Gold Specimen

Gold in hand specimen from the Comstock, collected by a major Nevada gold geologist. Two specimens from the famous Savage Mine, in the gut of the Comstock. Contains gold, chalcopyrite, electrum, polybasite. Largest is 2.5 x 2 x 1" State:

Lot: 1070 - Sierra Nevada Mine Silver Specimen

Gold in hand specimen from the Comstock, collected by a major Nevada gold geologist. Two specimens from the famous Sierra Nevada Mine, in the gut of the Comstock on the north end. Contains black silver sulfide bands in epithermal calcite and silica.

Lot: 1071 - The Original Ophir Mine High Grade Hand Specimen

Gold in hand specimens from the Comstock, collected by a major Nevada gold geologist. Three specimens from the famous Ophir Mine, in the gut of the Comstock. Contains gold, electrum, argentite, stephanite. Largest is 3 x 2.25 x 0.75." The Ophir was

Lot: 1072 - Union Mine Gold Silver Specimen

Gold in hand specimen from the Comstock, collected by a major Nevada gold geologist. Two specimens from the famous Union Mine, on the north end of the Comstock. Contains polybasite, stephanite, chalcopyrite, electrum, argentite. Largest is 4.25" x 2

Lot: 1073 - Utah Mine Silver Specimen

Specimen from the Comstock, collected by a major Nevada gold geologist. One specimen from the Utah Mine, north of the gut of the Comstock. Contains black and dark gray silver with calcite. 2.5 x 2.25 x 2" State: Nevada City:

Lot: 1074 - Ward Mine Gold Specimens

Gold in hand specimen from the Comstock, collected by a major Nevada gold geologist. Three specimens from the Ward Mine, near the gut of the Comstock. Contains gold, electrum, pyrite. Largest is 3" x 2" x 1.5" State: Nevada City:

Lot: 1075 - Miner's Candlestick w/ Homemade Repairs

Wire hook and candle holder have been added after the original was lost. Unique piece! State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 11030

Lot: 1076 - A Patented Style Miners Candlestick

While this stick has all the patented appearances in that it is finely made, there is no stick in Wilson & Bobrink that looks quite like it. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42575

Lot: 1077 - Unusual Patented Miners Candlestick

This candlestick looks like number nine in Wilson & Bobrink, page 27. It says patented June 17, 1890. It may be the only known example. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42565

Lot: 1078 - Fancy Nickel Miners Candlestick with Five Pointed

Not illustrated in Wilson & Bobrink! A classic nickel plated, pictorial, high-quality miners candlestick. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42571

Lot: 1079 - Five Blacksmith Made Miners Candlesticks

Lot of 5. All approximately 9 inches. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42578

Lot: 1080 - Four Wire Constructed Underground Miners

Two appear to be part patent models though quite different. The other two are crude and homemade. Resembles Wilson Bobrink number 172, though is quite different. Also Wilson Bobrink 84. See photo. State: City: Date:

Lot: 1081 - Mechanical Miners Candlestick

This is an unusual design with no patent information. The initials WH are scratched into the piece. It is of such unusual design, that one might speculate it's a foreign miners candlestick. More research is necessary. Rare. State:

Lot: 1082 - Mechanical Miners Candlestick

Unusual, perhaps most like Wilson & Bobrink number 219, though slightly different. This model, like 219, never had the classic raised hook. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42574

Lot: 1083 - Small 6 inch Miners Candlestick

Has the appearance, at first glance, of being a patented style stick, but it is blacksmith made. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42700

Lot: 1084 - Three Blacksmith Constructed Mining Candlesticks

Not perfect. Please inspect photo. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42569

Lot: 1085 - Three Carbide Like Holding Underground Miners

Two are the mechanical type typically seen, but the third is very different. Just for fun a fourth rusty piece is thrown in for free. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42576

Lot: 1086 - Three Miners Candlesticks

Blacksmith made. Please see photographs. All approximately 9 inches long. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42564

Lot: 1087 - Three Varney Patented Candlesticks

All approximately 9 inches and all marked. Nice condition. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42568

Lot: 1088 - Three Varney Style Candlesticks

Bonanza, Russel, Crescent. Each approximately 12 inches long. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42566

Lot: 1089 - Two Shorter Varney Patented Sticks

Approximately 6 inches each. One of the sticks has a burner attached to the candleholder. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42567

Lot: 1090 - Two Blacksmith Constructed Miners Candlesticks

About 10 inches. Please see photo. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42702

Lot: 1091 - Two Blacksmith Miners Candlesticks Plus Two Extras

Two blacksmith minors candlesticks plus 2 more damaged sticks. See photo. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42579

Lot: 1092 - Two Long Blacksmith Construction Candlesticks

About 13 inches long each. Please see photo. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42703

Lot: 1093 - Two Nice Blacksmith Style Miners Candlesticks

One is high quality construction, typical of those listed in Wilson & Bobrink. A nice pair. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42701

Lot: 1094 - Two Nice Miners Candlesticks

2 blacksmith constructed miners candlesticks, about 10 inches long. Above average. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42704

Lot: 1095 - Unusual Copper Handheld Candle Holder with the

Clearly blacksmith made, notes attached to the piece indicate it was purchased in Virginia City Nevada in 1979. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42570

Lot: 1096 - Collection of 10 Miners Hardhats

This collection represents duplicates to the other large collection of 18 different hardhats. Wide variety, circa 1920 to 1960. A large box. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42542

Lot: 1097 - Miners Hardhat Collection

This is the evolution of the miners hardhat. This is a wonderful collection of 18 different hardhats circa 1900 to 1960. Three are early leather varieties. 13 hard hats are without a wide brim. Five hats have a wide brim. Two large boxes.

Lot: 1098 - Eight Cloth Carbide Lamp Hats

Very nice collection of eight cloth carbide lamp hats, dating from about 1900 to 1925. These hats generally preceded today's standard hard hat made out of fiberglass. A nice collection! State: City: Date: FHWAC#:

Lot: 1099 - Two Nice Superintendent Style Carbide Lamps (Acme

Acme in nickel plate, and Big Boy in brass. Both are extremely fine or better. Very nice pair. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42455

Lot: 1100 - Two Acme Superintendent Size Carbide Lamps

One is in very poor condition. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42400

Lot: 1101 - Arrow Brass Carbide Lamp

A small size Arrow brass carbide lamp. Scarce. Nice. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42337

Lot: 1102 - Rare Arrow Carbide Lamp (Small Size)

Nickel plated Arrow small size carbide lamp. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42501

Lot: 1103 - Four Autolite Brass Carbide Lamps

All with octagonal base. Various reflector sizes, mostly one to two hour lamps. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42302

Lot: 1104 - Six Autolite Lamps

Six Autolite lamps, all with round base. This includes some of the early varieties. Generally one or two hour varieties. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42301

Lot: 1105 - Three Newer Autolite Carbide Lamps

Three newer Autolite small size nickel plated carbide lamps. All different varieties. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42475

Lot: 1106 - Two Early Varieties of Autolite Carbide Lamps

Nickel plated. Blank base and "patented" on the base. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42474

Lot: 1107 - Baldwin Bug Cardbide Lamp

Small size brass carbide lamp, nice condition. Scarce. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42334

Lot: 1108 - Two Small Brass Baldwin Carbide Lamps

Lot of two Baldwins. One is the rare variety with a bug at left on the top. Nice pair. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42327

Lot: 1109 - Two Baldwin Small Size Carbide Lamps

Lot contains two Baldwin small size carbide lamps, a bit funky. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42330

Lot: 1110 - Four Small Size Baldwin Carbide Lamps

Lot of 4 with no reflectors. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42538

Lot: 1111 - Two Varieties of the Baldwin Small Carbide Lamp

Two different of the small sized nickel plated Baldwin lamp. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42479

Lot: 1112 - Single Big Boy Superintendent-Style Carbide Lamp

A single near mint condition lords superintendent style Big Boy lamp. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42348

Lot: 1113 - Three Big Boy Superintendent-Style Carbide Lamps

Lot of 3. Each has problems of some kind. Various reflector sizes. A bargain group. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42354

Lot: 1114 - Two Different Big Boy Superintendent Style Carbide

Two different in brass. Nice pair. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42376

Lot: 1115 - Superintendent Style Big Boy Carbide Lamp

A single mint condition, possibly never used, superintendent style Big Boy brass carbide lamp. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42347

Lot: 1116 - Two Rare Buddy Carbide Lamps

Two rare Buddy small size carbide lamps, brass. One without reflector. Please inspect. Ashmead Manufacturing Co. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42340

Lot: 1117 - Two Nickel-Plated Brass Butterfly Carbide Lamps

Two nickel plated brass unmarked carbide butterfly lamps, probably made by the same company. No manufacturer name is evident, and these lamps appear to be rare. These are the larger superintendent style lamps, in average condition. State:

Lot: 1118 - Three Butterfly Brass Carbide Lamps

All three have different reflectors. These lamps are reportedly made in Taiwan. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42306

Lot: 1119 - Rare Daylight Brass Carbide Lamp

A rare daylight small brass carbide lamp. The first one we've seen in years! Nice. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42338

Lot: 1120 - Extremely Rare Demon Carbide Lamp

An extremely rare Demon small size brass carbide lamp. Very nice. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42335

Lot: 1121 - Four Dew-R-Lite Superintendent Style Lamps

4 superintendent style, with brass nickel plated, all the same Dew-R-Lite. Nice group. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42419

Lot: 1122 - Four Dewar Superintendent-Style Carbide Lamps

All four are made by Dewar. Three have different style reflectors. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42360

Lot: 1123 - Four Different Dewar Superintendent-Style Lamps

Four different manufactured styles of Dewar superintendent lamps. Various reflectors and condition. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42353

Lot: 1124 - Six Dewar Superintendent-Style Lamps

Lot of 6. All are missing parts. This is a bargain lot. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42369

Lot: 1125 - Three Dewar Superintendent-Style Carbide Lamps

All made by Dewar. Nice group! Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42357

Lot: 1126 - Two Dewar Superintendent-Style Carbide Lamps

One brass and one nickel plated. Two different patented varieties of Dewar. Both nice. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42368

Lot: 1127 - Seven Dewar Superintendent Style Lamps

This group of seven Dewar superintendent style lamps is in very good condition. A nice lot. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42435

Lot: 1128 - Three Frog Style Mining Lamps

All slightly different. Please inspect photograph. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42548

Lot: 1129 - Extremely Rare Gem Carbide Lamp

An extremely rare Gem small size brass carbide lamp in nice condition. Gem Manufacturing Co. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42341

Lot: 1130 - Grier Small Size Brass Carbide Lamp

In nice condition. Scarce. Grier Brothers Manufacturing Co. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42332

Lot: 1131 - Rare Grier Carbide Lamp

Small size, nickel plated. Grier Bros. Manufacturing Company. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42503

Lot: 1132 - Seven Guy's Dropper Brass Carbide Lamps

These are not all different. It is a group of various models. Please inspect. Generally one and two hour lamps. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42308

Lot: 1133 - Three Different Guy's Dropper Lamps Plus One Extra

Three different nickel plated small sized carbide lamps made by Guy's Dropper and one extra. All are nice condition. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42465

Lot: 1134 - Brass Superintendent-Style Guy's Dropper Carbide

One lamp in nice condition. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42349

Lot: 1135 - Seven Different Guy's Dropper Carbide Lamps

Lot of 7 brass carbide lamps. 1914 on, includes two early models. Various reflectors. Please inspect, nice. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42305

Lot: 1136 - Nice Nickel-Plated Guy's Dropper Carbide Lamp

Very fine condition. Superintendent size. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42375

Lot: 1137 - Three Different ITP Small Size Carbide Lamps

Three different ITP nickel plated small size carbide lamps. One is personalized "WSL," another has a hanger, and the third is pretty mint. Patented 1916. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42466

Lot: 1138 - Three ITP Nickel Plated Carbide Lamps

Lot of 3 medium sized. Various reflectors. Hand held. 5.5 inches tall. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42326

Lot: 1139 - Two Different Small Size ITP Carbide Lamps

Nickel plated. One is as close to mint as you can get. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42502

Lot: 1140 - 10 Justrite Small Size Carbide Lamps

A nice mix of variety and condition. Includes nickel plated as well as brass lamps, one and two hour size. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42322

Lot: 1141 - 11 Mixed Justrite Carbide Lamps

All one and two hour size, nice variety, nickel plated and brass. Various reflector sizes. Nice group! State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42321

Lot: 1142 - 12 White Metal Superintendent-Style Justrite Lamps

Group of 12 white metal superintendent style Justrite lamps. This group is perfect for someone who wants a mine equipment room display, as all are the identical style. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42352

Lot: 1143 - 4 Justrite Superintendent-Style Lamps

Four superintendent style lamps. Various condition and some missing parts. All Justrite. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42364

Lot: 1144 - Belt Mounted Carbide Lamp Assembly

Belt mounted carbide lamp assembly for underground use. This piece has seen minor, but not extensive use. Manufactured by Justrite. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42318

Lot: 1145 - Justrite Carbide Can Collection

Includes 11 pocket Justrite tins, both brass and nickel, plus 3 other varieties of carbide tins and a Union Carbide tin. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42536

Lot: 1146 - Eight Mixed Small Size Justrite Carbide Lamps

Includes nickel plated and brass, generally one and two hour varieties. Nice group. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42320

Lot: 1147 - Four Justrite Superintendent-Style Carbide Lamps

Four superintendent style lamps, all well used underground. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42362

Lot: 1148 - Four Justrite Superintendent-Style Carbide Lamps

Four superintendent style lamps. All four are brass Justrites. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42365

Lot: 1149 - Four Justrite Superintendent-Style Carbide Lamps

Please inspect photo. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42367

Lot: 1150 - Three Different "Trademark" Justrite Carbide Lamps

Nickel plated. Nice condition. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42469

Lot: 1151 - Justrite Superintendent Style Carbide Lamp Pair

A pair of Justrite superintendent style lamps with 7 inch reflectors. Nice pair. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42374

Lot: 1152 - Nine Different Justrite Carbide Lamps

A collection of nine different Justrite lamps. All are different patented varieties from the early to the latest model. Numerous different reflectors. Condition is generally average. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42304

Lot: 1153 - Seven Early Brass Justrite Carbide Lamps

Collection of seven early brass Justrite carbide lamps. This group is composed of about five of the same early Justrite lamps that appear to be the smaller one of their lamps. They have the 1913 patent date on the side. The lamps are generally the

Lot: 1154 - Six Justrite Mining Carbide Lamps

Six different nickel plated small size Justrite lamps. One to eight hour varieties, nice condition, all different. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42467

Lot: 1155 - Three Different Justrite Carbide Lamps w/ Patent

Three different small sized carbide lamps with patent dates, 1912 to 1915. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42472

Lot: 1156 - Three Different Justrite Handheld Carbide Lamps

Nickel plated, small size. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42473

Lot: 1157 - Three Different Justrite Superintendent-Style

Three different superintendent style Justrite lamps. Nice group. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42363

Lot: 1158 - Three Justrite Superintendent-Style Carbide Lamps

Generally excellent condition. All with timber hangers. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42366

Lot: 1159 - Three Superintendent Style Carbide Lamps

All Justrites. Different patent varieties. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42372

Lot: 1160 - Two Early Top Marked Justrite Carbide Lamps

Lot of two early top marked Justrite small size carbide lamps. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42468

Lot: 1161 - Two Justrite Superintendent Style Lamps

With large reflectors, 7.25 inches diameter. Nice pair. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42373

Lot: 1162 - Two Superintendent Style Justrite Lamps

One with 1 inch oval brass tag from Christian Michael, Mexico DF, Uruguay 37. Average condition. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42562

Lot: 1163 - Two Superintendent Style Lamps

One Justrite. The other appears to be blacksmith made (with Auto-lite top). Unusual. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42432

Lot: 1164 - Rare Koehler Lamp Magnet

Brass, model 700, about 3 x 4". "For bench use only." Nice condition. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42553

Lot: 1165 - 2 Unusual Medium Size Lights (Little Giant Style)

Two unusual medium size lights in the style of a Little Giant, but no manufacturer's marks. Please inspect. The body size is 6 inches. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42424

Lot: 1166 - A Second Choice Little Giant Superintendent Style

Very scarce. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42404

Lot: 1167 - Choice Little Giant Superintendent Size Carbide

A nice specimen. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42379

Lot: 1168 - Possible Little Giant Carbide Lamp

Unmarked possible Little Giant aluminum carbide lamp. No manufacturer's name. Unusual. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42405

Lot: 1169 - Extremely Rare Small Lum-in-um Carbide Lamp

Choice condition. Small size. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42500

Lot: 1170 - Lu-mi-num Superintendent Style Carbide Lamps

A pair of these unusual and scarce lamps. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42401

Lot: 1171 - Mint Lu-mi-num Superintendent Style Lamp

No. 7. Scarce and nice. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42402

Lot: 1172 - Premier Lamp & Eng. Co. Outside Carbide Lamp

Handheld carbide light for outside use, possibly for railroad. It has two brass plaques, the manufactures plaque is difficult to read but appears to be The Premier Lamp & Engineering Co. (Leeds). State: City: Date:

Lot: 1173 - Superintendent Style Lamp (Premier, Leeds,

With brass circular plaque on the back from Premier Lamp & Engineering Co., Leeds England. Owl vignette. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42409

Lot: 1174 - Shanklin Carbide Lamp

Scarce. Brass, small size. Shanklin Manufacturing Co. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42329

Lot: 1175 - Rare Nickel Plated Simmons Carbide Lamp

Rare! Excellent condition. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42471

Lot: 1176 - Two Different Simmons Lamps

Both are small size brass, but different pattern designs. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42333

Lot: 1177 - Two Simmons Brass Carbide Lamps

Lot of 2. These have the S in a horizontal diamond pattern. Scarce. Small size. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42339

Lot: 1178 - Rare Springfield Brass Carbide Lamp

A rare Springfield brass carbide lamp, small size. This is the first one we've seen in years! State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42328

Lot: 1179 - Two Stonebridge Folding Lanterns

1908, with original Mica plates. These wonderful handheld lanterns were the less expensive variety, and were used both above and below ground. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42537

Lot: 1180 - Two Different Sun Ray Carbide Lamps

Scarce small size Sun Ray carbide lamps. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42476

Lot: 1181 - Sun Ray Carbide Lamp with Starburst Reflector

Nice nickel plated Sun Ray small size carbide lamp with the starburst reflector. Rare. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42477

Lot: 1182 - Rare Victor Brass Carbide Lamp

A rare victor brass carbide lamp, small size, decent condition. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42336

Lot: 1183 - Two Scarce Victor Carbide Lamps

Two slightly different varieties of Victor small size carbide lamps, nickel plated. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42478

Lot: 1184 - Choice Wolf Carbide Lamp

Brand new appearance. Made in Germany. 4.5 inches tall. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42351

Lot: 1185 - Pair of Wolf Superintendent Style Carbide Lamps

Both with the New York brass oval plaque. This lot includes the two different sizes, four and 5 inches tall. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42411

Lot: 1186 - Scarce Wolf Brass Carbide Lamp

A scarce Wolf brass carbide lamp, small size, nice. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42331

Lot: 1187 - Single Wolf Carbide Lamp (c.1903)

Very fine. Small superintendent style lamp made by the Wolf Safety Lamp Company of America New York. One inch brass oval tag. According to Clemmer, this is one of the early models circa 1903. State: City: Date: FHWAC#:

Lot: 1188 - Superintendent Style Wolf Brass Carbide Lamp

Nice condition. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42377

Lot: 1189 - Three Different Wolf Carbide Lamps

Three Wolf superintendent style lamps. All are different design. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42403

Lot: 1190 - Three Larger Wolf Carbide Lamps

Three larger wolf carbide lamps. Two of the lamps have the classic brass oval seal on the side showing the New York factory. Two of these lamps are 5 inches tall and the third is 4.25 inches tall. Scarce, average condition. State:

Lot: 1191 - Three Wolf Carbide Lamps

3 wolf carbide lamps, all with the brass oval tag. From New York. These three lamps are in very fine condition. Two of the lamps are 5 inches tall and the third lamp is 4.25 inches tall. State: City: Date: FHWAC#:

Lot: 1192 - Two Different Size Wolf Carbide Lamps

Manufactured in New York with the original oval brass plaque. 4.25 inches tall and 5 inches tall. Nice pair. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42410

Lot: 1193 - Two Smaller Wolf Carbide Lamps

Two smaller Wolf lamps with the oval brass tag. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42418

Lot: 1194 - Two Wolf-style Superintendent Carbide Lamps

Two superintendent size lamps made in the style of the New York Wolf, but with no manufacturer's marks. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42414

Lot: 1195 - Wolf Superintendent Style Carbide Lamp (Different

A single Wolf superintendent style lamp with the New York manufacture plaque. Rusty. This has a different plaque and it says the Crystal building. It is the only such example of this plaque in this collection. State: City:

Lot: 1196 - Two X-Ray Carbide Lamps

Small size, brass. Scarce. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42342

Lot: 1197 - 12 Small Size Common Carbide Lamps

Lot of 12. This group is missing reflectors or other parts. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42539

Lot: 1198 - 3 Unusual Large Mining Lamps

Unusually large lamps, probable foreign construction. Only one is labeled, Arras. 6 to 7 inches tall. Please inspect, see the photo. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42436

Lot: 1199 - 4 Different Superintendent Style Carbide Lamps

Includes: Big Boy, Justrite, Acme, Dew-R-Lite. Nice group. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42423

Lot: 1200 - A Large Collection of Carbide Lamp Parts

A perfect parts department for the carbide lamp repair person. Contains perhaps 100 reflectors, lamp bases, and various parts of all kinds. Several hundred parts in all, please inspect. Includes the rectangular just right repair box with parts

Lot: 1201 - Catchall Group of Seven American-made Carbide

Includes Wolf, Justrite, Dewar, and others. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42535

Lot: 1202 - Choice British made Brass Handheld Carbide Lamp

Early, perhaps 1900. Very nice. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42528

Lot: 1203 - Collection of 12 Alcohol Torches and Related

Manufacturers include Symplex, Champion, Victor, and a number of unmarked alcohol torches. This is a nice unusual collection that we don't see too often. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42551

Lot: 1204 - Collection of 3 Unusual Underground Lighting

One is for a candle, a second is an oil lamp, and the third is a different kind of oil lamp. None have manufacturers information. All may be foreign. Very nice little collection. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42546

Lot: 1205 - Complete Belt Mounted Carbide Lamp Assembly

This is a complete belt mounted carbide lamp assembly for underground use. Brass, painted black, unfired, new condition though shows wear from being in various collections. Manufactured by Justrite. State: City: Date:

Lot: 1206 - Eclectic Group of Lighting and Mining Hard Goods

Every collection has the tail-end where you put together a little of everything that's leftover. That's this collection. This collection includes four handheld American-made lamps, an unknown lamp base, part of a foreign carbide, an early battery

Lot: 1207 - Fancy Nickel Plated Two Color Lamp

1899. By the Badger Brass Manufacturing Company of Kenosha, Wisconsin. On the top is the word "solar." There are three holes drilled in the bottom carbide portion probably for a museum display. Possibly for a buggy. Fancy and showy. State:

Lot: 1208 - Five Belt-Mounted Carbide Lamps

Group of five belt mounted carbide lamps with gas tube extensions or extension placement. These lamps were clearly designed for belt mounting for longer-lasting lamps, instead of short lasting mounted lamps. It represented an advancement in wearable

Lot: 1209 - Five Carbide Lamps for Outside Use

Five carbide lamps with 7 inch reflectors for outside use. All but one are the smaller carbides. Generally Justrite. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42459

Lot: 1210 - Five Different Superintendent Style Carbide Lamps

Includes: Justrite, Dewar, Wolf, Acme, Big Boy. Nice collection. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42438

Lot: 1211 - Five Large Handheld Possible Carbide Railroad

Five large hand held carbide railroad lamps or lamps used for major lighting conditions. Manufacturers include Union Carbide, Oxweld, and Dewar. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42504

Lot: 1212 - Five Miscellaneous Superintendent Size Carbide

Various manufacturers including Justrite and others. All have seen significant years underground. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42324

Lot: 1213 - Four Different Large Handheld Carbide Lamps

This group has various forms of lenses for magnification or showing of the light. Possibly all used for railroad but unknown. Please inspect. A nice collection. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42449

Lot: 1214 - Four Superintendent Size Carbide Lamps

All are made in the style of Dewar but are unmarked. The condition is not exemplary. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42343

Lot: 1215 - Four Superintendent Size Carbide Lamps

A group of four superintendent size lamps. A wide variety, consisting of two modern lamps and two funky lamps with no manufacturers marks. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42359

Lot: 1216 - Four Different Superintendent-Style Carbide Lamps

A nice collection. Includes Big Boy, Dewar, Justrite, and Guy's Dropper. All fairly nice. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42370

Lot: 1217 - Four Large Carbide Lamps

Probably foreign manufacture. 5 inches tall. Only one with reflector. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42464

Lot: 1218 - Four Larger Foreign Manufactured Carbide Lamps

Average height is 6 inches. No manufacturer marks. Please inspect. Nice group. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42463

Lot: 1219 - Four Medium Handheld Nickel Plated Carbide Lights

Includes 3 Justrite and one ITP. Nice condition. The ITP is 5 inches tall. The Justrite are all 1 to 2 hour carbides. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42462

Lot: 1220 - Four Premier Brass Carbide Lamps

Generally one and two hour lamps. British made. Nice group. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42307

Lot: 1221 - Four Superintendent Size Carbide Lamps

Includes: Big Boy, two Justrites, and a fourth unmarked lamp. Nice group. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42430

Lot: 1222 - Four Superintendent Style Carbide Lamps

Group of four superintendent style carbide lamps. Nickel plated. Two are Dewar and two are Justrite. Average condition. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42345

Lot: 1223 - Group of Carbide Lamps and Lamp Parts

This is a catchall group of oddball carbide lamps and lamp parts from various manufacturers. It contains six primary pieces. Please see the photograph and inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42315

Lot: 1224 - Group of Five Carbide Lamps

Lot of 5. Generally poor condition or parts there of. Please see the photo. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42428

Lot: 1225 - Four Superintendent Style Carbide Lamps

Nice collection. Includes Guy's Dropper, Big Boy, Dewar, Justrite. Nice group. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42371

Lot: 1226 - Four Superintendent Style Carbide Lamps

Various manufacturers include Dewar, Justrite, Acme and the lamppost more modern construction. Various reflectors. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42325

Lot: 1227 - Four Superintendent-style Carbide Lamps

All are brass. Two are Justrite and two are Dewar. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42350

Lot: 1228 - Hybird Superintendent-Style Carbide Lamp

An unmarked superintendent size lamp that appears to be a cross-section between American and western European manufacturing designs. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42355

Lot: 1229 - Mine Signal Bell

These bells were used to signal the level of a hoist or a production car location inside of a working shaft. These are very popular collectibles. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42545

Lot: 1230 - Mounted Candle Light with Clear Lens

Interesting piece. Handheld or buggy or boat mounted candle light with clear lens. 19th century. No makers mark. Possibly a boat lamp. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42433

Lot: 1231 - Nice Little Group of Mining Hard Goods

A blasting machine made by the US Army. A small brass safety lamp made by S.B.A.E. of Belgium. And an unusual brass carbide lamp with no manufacturer's name. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42554

Lot: 1232 - Nine Superintendent Style Carbide Lamps

A group of nine superintendent style lamps, all with problems of some sort. A variety of manufacturers, from Justrite and Dewar to Acme. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42457

Lot: 1233 - Pair of Unusual Aluminum Superintendent Style

A pair of unusual aluminum superintendent style lamps made in the style of Little Giant. No manufacturer's marks. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42408

Lot: 1234 - Six Damaged Superintendent Style Carbide Lamps

Various manufacturers. Damaged, but still a nice group and attractive to any collector. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42456

Lot: 1235 - Six Miscellaneous Superintendent Style Carbide

Varied group and conditions. All well used underground! Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42445

Lot: 1236 - Three Different Foreign Carbide Lamps

3 different sizes of lamps of foreign manufacture. Various sizes from 4 to 7 inches. All with timber hangers. Please inspect. Nice group. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42413

Lot: 1237 - Three Different Superintendent Style Carbide Lamps

Includes: Justrite, Dewar, and Big Boy. All brass. Various conditions. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42344

Lot: 1238 - Three Different Superintendent-Style Carbide Lamps

Three superintendent style lamps of different manufactured form. No manufacturers' names present on any. Nice group. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42356

Lot: 1239 - Three Large Carbide Lamps (Probably Foreign)

Probable foreign construction, 7 to 8 inches tall each. The more modern looking piece is labeled Model Deposit. Unknown manufacturers. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42426

Lot: 1240 - Three Large Carbide Lamps and Three Replacement

Three large carbide lamps of probable foreign construction and three replaceable bases. Varying condition, no manufacturers marks. Please inspect. Average lamp size approximately 6 inches. State: City: Date: FHWAC#:

Lot: 1241 - Three Large Carbide Refill Tins

9.5" tall x 4.5 x 6.25". Nice display group. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42458

Lot: 1242 - Three Large Handheld Lamps

Lot of 3. Two appear to be battery, the third an early carbide lamp. These were obviously used for general outdoor use including possibly railroad and mining uses. The tall handheld white metal piece is 11 1/2 inches tall. The red piece is 7 1/2

Lot: 1243 - Three Unmarked Superintendent Style Carbide Lamps

Nice variety. All used. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42323

Lot: 1244 - Three Unmarked Superintendent Style Carbide Lamps

All unmarked. Variable condition, please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42378

Lot: 1245 - Three Unusual Underground Lighting Devices

One is a Betty lamp in very fine condition. The other two are unusual lamps. Please see photograph. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42547

Lot: 1246 - Three Very Large Foreign Carbide Lamps

Three very large carbide lamps of foreign manufacture, probably western European. The smallest lamp is 6 inches high. The medium lamp is 7 inches high. The large lamp is 9 1/2 inches high. State: City: Date: FHWAC#:

Lot: 1247 - Two Nearly Pristine Handheld Carbide Lamps

Two nearly pristine, medium sized, hand-held, nickel-plated carbide lamps. These two lamps have no manufacturer's mark. They were probably made by the same company, since they are identical. The body size is 5 inches tall. State:

Lot: 1248 - Two Unusual Mine Devices

These might be early carbide/acetylene torches. Entirely handmade, crude construction, two sizes (4 and 6 inches). Whatever the are we haven't seen them before. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42550

Lot: 1249 - Handheld Carbide Lamp with Front Mounted Lens

No manufacturer. Possible railroad light or signal light. Unusual. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42439

Lot: 1250 - Rare "Patented" Small Size Carbide Lamp

Rare nickel plated small size "patented" carbide lamp in very nice condition. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42470

Lot: 1251 - Three British Multicolored Lights for an Unknown

Some have attachment devices. Each has a problem of some kind, though this is a nice group with some extra parts. Also contains a small British heater. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42549

Lot: 1252 - Unusual Brass Carbide Lamp with the Tabletop Base

No manufacturer shown. Early. Please see photo. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42429

Lot: 1253 - Unusual Two Compartment Lamp with Tricolor Lenses

Circa 1900. Patented July 11, 1899 on the base. Probably a buggy light. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42421

Lot: 1254 - The Rusty Underground Miner Collection

Approximately 20 rusty underground mining artifacts, all lighting devices of some sort. Includes Wolf lamps, standard carbides, teapot and other treats. A perfect display group for any underground display of rusty mining goodies. State:

Lot: 1255 - Three Different American Safety Company Safety

Scranton, Pennsylvania. These early safety lamps will make a fine addition to any mining collection. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42531

Lot: 1256 - Eccles Safety Lamp

Brass safety lamp with the large circular brass plate. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42420

Lot: 1257 - Eccles Safety Lamp

Brass and nickel. Early. 9 inches tall. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42448

Lot: 1258 - Early Safety Lamp by Eccles

9 1/2 inches tall. Please inspect State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42444

Lot: 1259 - Early Brass Dinkelspiel Safety Lamp

Appears intact, 10 inches tall. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42443

Lot: 1260 - Hockley Safety Mining Lamp

With oval brass tag. 9 inches tall. Rusty top. Glass contact. Scarce! State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42447

Lot: 1261 - Three Smaller Koehler Safety Lamps

Three smaller safety lamps. 8.75 inches tall. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42453

Lot: 1262 - Early WIC Style Safety Lamp

Early WIC style brass safety lamp, 9 inches tall, no manufacturer's mark. Broken glass, please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42422

Lot: 1263 - Three Wolf Safety Lights with Glass Inserts

All three are different, and all three have the circular brass tag on the base portion. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42442

Lot: 1264 - Wolf Safety Lamp

No glass, possible parts missing. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42416

Lot: 1265 - Wolf Safety Lamp (complete)

Eleven inches tall. Glass intact. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42431

Lot: 1266 - Eight Common Safety Lamps

Includes Koehler and other makers. All are 10.5. inches tall. Please inspect, a nice group. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42451

Lot: 1267 - Fancy Nickel Plated Safety Lamp

Fancy construction. 10 inches tall, glass intact with no manufacturer's mark. This is the only one of this style in the collection. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42434

Lot: 1268 - Four Mining Safety Lamps

Lot of 4. Koehler and others, tall variety. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42454

Lot: 1269 - Large Early Brass Safety Lamp

Aluminum tag "approved under lighting schedule." No manufacturer's mark. 11 inches tall. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42427

Lot: 1270 - Six Miscellaneous Safety Lamps

Some with mine equipment tags, though none are labeled with the mine name. Various condition. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42412

Lot: 1271 - Six Nearly Identical Safety Lamps

10 inches tall. A nice group. c.1910-1920 State: City: Date: c.1910-1920 FHWAC#: 42450

Lot: 1272 - Three Early Brass Safety Lamps

All slightly different. Please inspect. One is marked Davis along a brass edge. Another is unmarked, and the third is a Koehler. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42361

Lot: 1273 - Three Mining Safety Lamps

Each 10 1/2 inches tall. Common varieties. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42452

Lot: 1274 - Three Early Brass Safety Lamps

Older brass safety lamps with glass inserts of all similar style. No manufacturer's marks. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42437

Lot: 1275 - Two Choice Modern Style Safety Lamps

Lot of two choice condition, modern style brass safety lamps. Thomas & Williams and Glenwood. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42346

Lot: 1276 - Geo. Anton Teapot Mining Lamp

One small teapot mining lamp. Geo. Anton, Monongahela City, Pennsylvania. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42518

Lot: 1277 - J. Anton & Son Teapot Mining Lamp

One odd shaped small teapot lamp. J. Anton and Son. Eagle. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42519

Lot: 1278 - Chirry Mining Teapot Lamp

Small teapot lamp. Possibly includes the words "C. Harris." State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42508

Lot: 1279 - Three Crown Teapot Mining Lamps

Three teapot lamps, all small size, and all different, made by Crown, as marked on the bottom of each. Includes a handheld teapot of unusual shape. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42520

Lot: 1280 - Two Teapot Lamps from Dunlap, Pittsburgh

Two different sizes, 2.5 inches and 3 inches. Nickel plating still evident on one. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42506

Lot: 1281 - Two Frostburg Teapot Mining Lamps

Two teapot lamps with oval pattern with Arabic writing on the top and "FrostburgÓ on the bottom. These lamps appear to have been made in the US for foreign use. Nice examples. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42505

Lot: 1282 - Four Hardsocg Teapot Mining Lamps

Ottumwa, Iowa. Two have high-quality nickel plating. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42517

Lot: 1283 - Six Teapot Mining Lamps by C. George, Hazelton, PA

C. George, Hazelton, Pennsylvania. One includes a reflection plate. Very nice group. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42523

Lot: 1284 - Small Size Hudson Teapot Mining Lamp

Small size Hudson teapot lamp with fixtures for minors candlestick. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42511

Lot: 1285 - Two Small Teapot Lamps Made by TF Leonard

Two teapot mining lamps made by TF Leonard of Scranton Pennsylvania. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42512

Lot: 1286 - Two Liberty Teapot Lamps by C.L. Anton

Two small teapot lamps of the same size. Liberty. C. L. Anton, Washington County Pennsylvania. Rare. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42516

Lot: 1287 - Sanner Teapot Mining Lamp

Small teapot lamp. "Sanner", "...Amokin, Pa." State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42509

Lot: 1288 - Star, Grier Bros. Teapot Lamp

Scarce. Pittsburg, Pennsylvania. Please inspect photograph. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42521

Lot: 1289 - Two Starr Beall Mining Teapot Lamps

Two small teapot lamps, slightly different size, by Starr Beall. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42515

Lot: 1290 - Three Threthaway Bros. Teapot Lamps

Threthaway Bros., Parsons, Pennsylvania. Two are 2 1/2 inches tall each, and the third is 3 inches tall. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42507

Lot: 1291 - Small United Mine Workers of America Teapot Lamp

Small teapot lamp with brass vase and brass shield embossed "U M W of A", United Mine Workers of America. Rare. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42514

Lot: 1292 - "Patent applied for.Ó Aluminum Teapot Lamp

Rare. "Patent applied for.Ó Small size. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42510

Lot: 1293 - Four Small Unmarked Teapot Lamps

Nice group. Please inspect. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42524

Lot: 1294 - Three Nice Small Size Teapot Lamps

No manufacturer shown. Slightly different size. Nice set! State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42526

Lot: 1295 - Two Medium Size Teapot Lamps

Both slightly different. No manufacturers marks. One does have 1908 & 1909 patent dates. Nice pair. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42527

Lot: 1296 - Two Railroad Embossed Teapot Lamps

One for the Atkinson Topeka and Santa Fe Railway. The other for the Union Pacific. Painted black. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42532

Lot: 1297 - Two Small Oddly Shaped Teapot Lamps

No manufacturers shown. Odd construction. Please see photo. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42525

Lot: 1298 - Two Small Size Brass Teapot Mining Lamps

Both different style, no manufacturer shown. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42522

Lot: 1299 - Two Small Teapot Mining Lamps

Made by the same company, with embossed single digit numbers on the bottom. Excellent heavy construction, made to last, no manufacturers information. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42513

Lot: 1300 - Unnamed Small Teapot Lamp

Patent May 25, 1908. 2.75 inches tall. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42529

Lot: 1301 - Unusual Teapot Mining Lamp

Extra wide with a larger than normal diameter. No manufacturer was listed. The number 22 is stamped on the bottom. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 42530

Lot: 1302 - Photo of Ott Assay Lab

Photo of Ott Assay Lab, from early gold mining time in California. This id the chemical room of the assay office of Emil J. N. Ott in Nevada City. The ore is ground to a fine powder and put into chemical solution for testing. Mr. Ott's father opened

Lot: 1303 - Two Receipts for James. J. Ott, Nevada Assay

Unused block of two assay receipts for the Nevada Assay Office, operated by famous assayer James T. Ott at 30 Main Street. Allegorical vignette. Dateline Nevada, 186-. Printed by Britton & Co. 6" x 8" State: California City: Nevada

Lot: 1304 - Museum Replica Assay Tokens

Two Museum "Replica" of Blake & Co. Assayers in Sacramento. State: California City: Sacramento Date: FHWAC#: 41534

Lot: 1305 - John Taylor & Co. Letterhead and imprinted cover

Rare! Dated July 17, 1889 to superintendent of Kennedy Mine in Jackson. John Taylor specialized in assay, mining and milling supplies. The Kennedy mine was one of the richest gold producers in California mining some $28,000,000 over a its lifetime.

Lot: 1306 - Price's Assay Office & Chemical Laboratory

Memorandum of Gold Bullion deposited by F. Roseman at the San Francisco Office. Deposit is for $115.05 oz and totals $1,486.08. Receipt is red ink printed on white paper by Britton & Rey, San Francisco. Rarity 6, approximately 10 to 20 known.

Lot: 1307 - Thomas Price Assay Memorandum

Memorandum of bullion deposited by Thomas Bell & Co. to Thomas Price, Analytical Chemist, Assay and Bullion Melter. Office at 524 Sacramento Street. The sample is 161 ounces with a value of $1,372.67. Printed by Britton & Rey. The handwritten word

Lot: 1308 - Two Volumes of Bullion Shipments

1) Volume of Bully Hill Mining and Smelting Co., 1901 shipments. Leather and paper hardcover. Cover appears to be burnt on front outside edge. 2) 1908 volume: Bully Hill Daily Ore and Furnace Record. Cloth hardbound, leather corners. State:

Lot: 1309 - United State Mint Memorandum of Gold Bullion for

4.69 ounces of gold valued at $88.80. John 'Johnnie' Young was a leading citizen of Taylorsville. He was a merchant, rancher, and hotel man. He arrived in Taylorsville in 1874 where he opened a general merchandise store. He was also the postmaster

Lot: 1310 - Mine Assay "Buttons"

From a mine in Aspen, three buttons: One gold-13.18g. One silver-11.69g. One Pb (ore)-31.62g, State: Colorado City: Aspen Date: FHWAC#: 35277

Lot: 1311 - Cripple Creek Assay Memorandum (plus a check &

Lot of three Cripple Creek items. 1) Assay memorandum for the Cripple Creek Sampling & Ore Company. Dateline Cripple Creek, Colorado. April 25th, 1898. Assay done for Mary McKinney Mining Co. One deposit of gold ore worth $627.48. Signed by Geo. F.

Lot: 1312 - Denver Mint Gold Bullion Assay Memorandum, 1878

Very rare 1870s Colorado assay from the US Mint at Denver. No. 757, issued Oct. 21st, 1878 for a deposit by the City National Bank. Produced a 20 ounce gold bar worth $328.51. H. Silver is listed as the assayer in charge of the mint. Signed by A.S.

Lot: 1313 - Low & Chanute Assayers & Chemists Billhead,

Rare billhead for Low & Chanute, Assayers & Chemists, located Under the Post Office. Dateline Leadville, Col. Sept. 1, 1881. Billed to Mr. J.D. McCarthy for three assays of gold & silver. Deep center fold and some soiling/toning. Albert H. Low &

Lot: 1314 - D. Lundbom Assay Sheet, Austin, Nevada 1867 w/ NV

Scarce and early Nevada assay piece! Assay Office of D. Lundbom. Dateline Austin, Nevada, May 24th, 1867. Specimen received from Allen A. Curtis, Supt. Manhattan Co. Value per ton, $103.67. Signed by David Lundbom. Two vignettes: allegorical woman

Lot: 1315 - Consolidated Virginia Mining Company Assay Receipt

Assay Office billhead signed by John Jones. Jones would run for and be elected Governor of Nevada on the Silver Party Ticket. He would take office in 1895 and die in office a year later. This was for $41,559.85 of bars to the Consolidated &

Lot: 1316 - E. Ruhling & Co. Assay Memorandum, Summit Mill,

Very rare early Comstock assay sheet. Memorandum of Gold & Silver Bullion deposited by the Summit Mill on Oct. 7th, 1869 at the Assay Office of E. Ruhling & Co. One deposit: almost 2/3 gold, 1/3 silver, unusual for the silver rich Comstock. Bar worth

Lot: 1317 - Leopold Kuh 1866 Assay Letterhead

November 3, 1866. Rare, early Kuh signed letter. To Curtis of the Savage Mining Company for silver and gold at $182.22 per ton. That is high grade! 7.5" x 7.25" State: Nevada City: Virginia City Date: FHWAC#: 42650

Lot: 1318 - Rare Storey County Assay Report for Wiegand & Co.

Rare! Storey County Report of Assaying Business filed by Samuel Dowling as owner of the assay business Wiegands Assay Office for the month of March 1891. 20 entries. Lists Name of Person Depositing or Selling Bullion, Residence of Such Person, Amount

Lot: 1319 - Rare Theall & Co. Assay Memorandum (1866)

Rare assay sheet for bullion deposited with Theall & Co. by the Savage Mining Company in Virginia City, Nevada. Dated January 23, 1866. Three deposits. Printed by Towne & Bacon, San Francisco. Folds, creases, and light wear. 5 x 11.75" Fred

Lot: 1320 - Rare Yellow Jacket Silver Mine Receipt for Bullion

Lot number 145 for 125 pounds from the Eureka Mill. Bullion to be delivered to the Bank of California. J. B. Winters listed as superintendent in fancy script. The Winters family would become famous for their ranch and race horses in Washoe Valley.

Lot: 1321 - Van Wyck & Co. Assay Memorandum for Dalls Mill

Memorandum of Assay of Bullion deposited at the Assay Office of Van Wyck & Co. Dated Oct. 27th, 1864, fours days before Nevada achieved statehood. Four deposits from the Savage Mining Company. Top of the receipt notes these were from Dalls Mill,

Lot: 1322 - Booklet on US Gold Prices from 1862-1870

Rare! "The Highest and Lowest Quotations of Gold for 1862, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1866, 1867, 1868, 1869, 1870." By the Philadelphia Inquirer. Printed by the Inquirer Book & Job Print. Approx. 29 pages (pages not numbered). Softcover. 5.75" x 4.5" Heavy

Lot: 1323 - Five Assay and Blasting papers

1) 1888 California Powder Works letterhead. San Francisco. 2) 1891 John Taylor letterhead about the Germania Lead Works. 3) 1917 Eagle Ore Company assay on the Baker & Company lease. 4) 1899 assay from Taylor & Burton of Victor on the Howard Lease.

Lot: 1324 - Two Gold Tins

1) Perfection High Grade Gold Bars. 2) Williams Mat Gold, The Williams Gold Refining Co. Both are about 2" x 3". State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 39655

Lot: 1325 - Gold Rush Miners Scale with Weights

Title 'Miner's Companion' on the leather case, this scale is definitely Gold Rush era. Heavily padded suggesting it was a higher end piece. The weights are in troy ounces helping us identify the era and place of use. The four larger weights are

Lot: 1326 - Troemner Fine Balance Scale

Spectacular show piece! Extra Rare!!! This was either a lab or gold scale. 27.5 x 34 x 14". Plaque with number "A58414" on the right and "Appraisal / D127 / Number" on the left. Christian Becker followed Troemner in making scales about 10 years

Lot: 1327 - Pocket Scale

Antique mining scales in red metal tin including six penny weights and two weighing pans. Six inches long, three inches wide. State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 42216

Lot: 1328 - LOT WITHDRAWN

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Lot: 1329 - LOT WITHDRAWN

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Lot: 1330 - LOT WITHDRAWN

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Lot: 1331 - Rare Stock Certificates for the Alaska Mexican

Trio of issued certificates for this company that was founded in the 1890s by the Treadwell Company. Low No. 6 & 15 issued for 500 shares in April 1892, both punch cancelled. Also No. 8025, issued for 50 shares in December 1908; also punch cancelled.

Lot: 1332 - LOT WITHDRAWN

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Lot: 1333 - Alaska Mining Stock Certificates

Lot of 3. 1) Garfield Mining Trust. Territory of Alaska. No. 33, issued for 1,000 shares on March 18th, 1909. Signed by 3 trustees. Not cancelled. Folds. 8.5" x 9.5" 2) Reynolds-Alaska Development Company. Inc. in Washington. No. A3969 for 5 shares

Lot: 1334 - Three Different Alaska Mining Stock Certificates

1) Chisna Consolidated Mines Co. Inc. in Washington. No. 4638, issued for 200 shares on Jan 31st, 1910. Signed by the president and secretary. Not cancelled. Orange seal and border, allegorical vignette. Folds, light toning. 8" x 11" 2) Alaska-Ebner

Lot: 1335 - Three Rare Alaska Mining Stock Certificates

1) The Alaska Gold Syndicate Company. Inc. in Arizona. No. 4010, issued for 25,000 shares to A.L. Lonkey on June 9th, 1898. Signed by the vice president and secretary. Not cancelled. Gorgeous cert. with vignette of hydraulic mining. Printed by ABN.

Lot: 1336 - Two Alaska Mining Stock Certificates

1) Koyukuk Mining Company. Inc. in District of Columbia. No. 24, issued for 55,591 shares (!) to the company's president James A. Longstreet in 1904. Not cancelled. Gilt border and 3 mining vignettes. Folds, some toning. 2) Alaska Treadwell Gold

Lot: 1337 - Three Different Bisbee, Arizona Mining Stock

1) Cadena de Cobre Mining Company. No 639, issued for 1,000 shares in 1906. Not cancelled. Green border with 3 mining vignettes. Folds. 2) Calumet & Arizona Mining Company. No. B34540, issued for 10 shares in 1911. Stamp cancelled. Underground mining

Lot: 1338 - Geologic Atlas of Bisbee, Arizona

U. S. Geological Survey. Includes history. 22 x 19". State: Arizona City: Bisbee Date: 1904 FHWAC#: 41847

Lot: 1339 - Stereoview of President McKinley at the Congress

1901 Stereo card from Underwood on light beige panel. The Congress mine was an early discovery found as the result of the 1860's gold near the Weaver District. The owners sold out to Tombstone capitalists in 1894, headed by E. B. GAge. By 1900 the

Lot: 1340 - Globe, Arizona Mining Stock Certificate Collection

Lot of 5 different. Included: Superior & Boston Copper Co. (1915, not cancelled, vignette of mine drill), Superior & Globe Copper Co. (1910, not cancelled), Southwest Inspiration Copper Co. (1917, not cancelled, mining vignettes), Arizona Globe

Lot: 1341 - Silver Nugget Mining Company Stock Certificate

What a great name for a mining company! Location: Globe District, Maricopa County, Arizona. Organized in New York. No. 845, issued for 100 shares to E.B. Stanton on March 18, 1881. Signed by M.L. Earl as vice-president and Hill as secretary. Green

Lot: 1342 - Jerome, Arizona Mining Stock Certificate

Lot of 13 different. Included: Arizona-Jerome Copper Company (1917), Jerome Victor Extension Copper Co. (1916), Black Hills Copper Co. (1905), Verde Combination Copper Co. (1920), Green Monster Mining Co. (1917), Verde King Copper Co. (1900), The

Lot: 1343 - Santa Ana Mining Company Stock Certificate, 1898

Cert. #2797. Incorporated in the Territory of Arizona. Issued to Lucille Monthiers Dehaynin for one founders share in 1898. Signed by Herbert J. Delamer as president and Charles Metcalf secretary. Gold seal. Printed by Crocker, Sf. Blue border.

Lot: 1344 - Mohave County, Arizona Mining Stock Certificates

Lot of 4 different. Included: Imperial Mining Company (1929, not cancelled, 3 mining vignettes, gilt border); Yucca Cyanide Mining & Milling Company (1909, not cancelled, vignette of miners using drills); Kingman Silver-Gold Mines Company (1927, not

Lot: 1345 - Oatman, Arizona Mining Stock Certificate

Lot of 14 different. Included: Allstate Development & Exploration Co. (1929), United American Mining Co. (1930), Lazy Boy Gold Mines Co. (1916), The Fessenden Gold Mining Co. (1916), Oatman Eastern Gold Mines Co. (No. 1, 1920), Gold Range Mining &

Lot: 1346 - Cerro Colorado Mill and Mining Co. Stock, A.T.

Cerro-Colorado Mill & Mining Co. Cert. #107. Issued at San Francisco, Cal. in 1876. Issued to T.M. McEntee, Trustee in 1876 for 10 shares. Signed by E.M. McEntee, president, and A. Derre, secretary. Vignette, top center, of Heintzelman Mine (Cerro

Lot: 1347 - Pima County, Arizona Mining Stock Certificates

Lot of 4 different. Includes: The Twin Buttes Mining & Smelting Company (1904, pen cancelled); Arizona Belmont Mining Company (1913, not cancelled, 3 mining vignettes); Merry Widow Mining Company (1925, not cancelled, 3 mining vignettes); and New

Lot: 1348 - Specie Basis Mining Company Stock Certificate

"Gold, Silver, and Copper Mines in Arizona." Very attractive early certificate with vignette of miners with headlamps and smaller US coin vignettes in the four corners of the border. No. 451, issued for 5,000 shares to Otho W. Eichelberger on August

Lot: 1349 - Prescott, Arizona Mining Stock Certificates

Lot of 3 different. 1) Butternut Gold & Copper Mining Company. No. 8 issued for 5,000 shares in 1902. Pen cancelled. Eagle vignette. Folds. 2) Arizona Copper-Gold Mines Company. No. 972 issued for 30 shares in 1907. Not cancelled. Ornate design with

Lot: 1350 - Ray, Arizona Mining Stock Certificate Group

Lot of 4 different. Included: El Tiro Copper Company (1908, not cancelled, pictorial), Arizona Ray Copper Company (1917, not cancelled, mining vignette), Ray Integrity Mining Company (1925, not cancelled, multiple mining vignettes), and Ray Hercules

Lot: 1351 - Bradshaw Mining Company Stock, Tombstone, A.T.

Rare Tombstone, Arizona mining stock issued in 1881 to E.D. Barnes, Trustee for 100 shares. Location printed on certificate: Tombstone Mining District, Arizona Territory. Cert. # 206. According to Burchard in 1882, ÒThe Bradshaw mine was a

Lot: 1352 - Tombstone Consolidated Mines Stock, Tombstone, AZ-

Beautiful Tombstone, Arizona mining stock signed by E.B. Gage as president in 1902. Cert. # 1435. Incorporated in Arizona. The Tombstone Consolidated was a consolidation of all the great Tombstone mines by E.B. Gage. From the Pacific Miner in 1903,

Lot: 1353 - Tombstone, Arizona Aerial Photographs

A group of about fifteen aerial photographs and negatives of approximately 1.5 x 3" size taken about 1935. Shows town and surrounding hills. Photographer Paul Kerr of Columbia University. (See lot titled ÔKern County Tungsten Mine

Lot: 1354 - Tombstone, Arizona Mining Stock Certificate

Lot of 5 different. Included: Washington Mining Company (1881, not cancelled), Viznaga Gold Mining Company (1903, pictorial, not cancelled), Cochise Development Company (1905, pen cancelled), The Tribune Gold Mining & Milling Company (1908, gorgeous,

Lot: 1355 - Washington Mining Company Stock, Tombstone, A.T.

Washington Mining Co. Cert #336. Incorporated in New York 1881. Issued to E. Barnes for 100 shares in 1881. Signed by C. Macdonald (?) as president and E. Barnes secretary. No vignette. Blue border and print. Uncancelled. Printer - Dade H.

Lot: 1356 - Central Arizona Mining Company Stock Certificate

No. 3646. Issued for 100 shares to S. Marx on July 13th, 1881. Signed by the president (James Seymour) and secretary (M.A. Jones). Not cancelled. Ornate border and vignette of Native Americana pointing at a locomotive. Printed by American Bank Note

Lot: 1357 - Arizona Mining Bond and Check Collection

3 Bonds for Arizona mines including one in Spanish for Compania de las Minas de Oro de Cerro Colorado c. 1893. 1st seen, Cerro Colorado is usually the Heintzelman mine area in AZ. Also includes the Gila Copper Sulphide Company First Mortgage Gold

Lot: 1358 - Arizona Mining Stock Certificate Collection 1

Lot of 7. Included: Central Mining & Development Co. (Saddle Mountains, 1908, not cancelled, pictorial), Arizona Tip Top Mines Co. (Humbug, 1920, not cancelled, pictorial), The Magma Chief Copper Co. (Superior, 1919, not cancelled), El Tiro Copper

Lot: 1359 - Arizona Mining Stock Certificate Collection 2

Lot of 6 different. Included: McKinley Gold Mines Co. (Iron Springs, 1910, not cancelled, pictorial), The Flux Mining Co. (Harshaw, 1919, not cancelled, pictorial), Shannon Copper Co. (Turquoise, 1907, not cancelled, pictorial), Squaw Peak Copper

Lot: 1360 - Arizona Mining Stock Certificate Collection 3

Lot of 7 different. Included: El Dorado Empire Mining Co. (Santa Rosa, 1907, pen cancelled, mining vignette), Bonanza Mining Co. (Cunningham Pass, 1948, stamp cancelled), Bonanza Central Mining Co. (Cunningham Pass, 1951, mining vignette, stamp

Lot: 1361 - Arizona Mining Stock Certificate Collection 4

Lot of 6 different. Included: Sheldon Mining Company (Walker, 1929, not cancelled, vignette of ore cars), Quartz King Mining Co. (Cienega, 1905, not cancelled, vignette of prospectors), Cornelia Cons. Copper Co. (Ajo, 1922, not cancelled, allegorical

Lot: 1362 - Arizona Mining Stock Certificate Collection 5

Lot of 5 different. Included: The Arizona National Copper Co. (Ticonderoga, 1907, not cancelled), Crown King Mines Co. (Crown King/Tiger, 1907, not cancelled), The Polaris Mining & Milling Co. (Clifton, 1903, not cancelled, mining vignettes), Silver

Lot: 1363 - Arizona Mining Stock Certificates: Bouse, Pine

Lot of 4. Included: United Mines of Arizona (Bouse) (1916, not cancelled, pictorial), two Yuma Warrior Mining Co. (Harquahala) (1913, not cancelled), and Crown King Mines Co. (Pine Gove) (1907, not cancelled, pictorial). State: Arizona

Lot: 1364 - Arizona Stock Certificates (Mostly Mining)

Lot of 9 certificates for companies located or incorporated in Arizona. Includes: Seven Devils Copper Co. (1910), $500 bond for The Arizona Gazette Co. (1926), The Columbia Dynelectron Co. (1906), George A. Treadwell Mining Co. (1903), The Coast Line

Lot: 1365 - Octave and Congress Mining Stock Certificate Pair

Lot of two different. 1) Octave Mining Company. Inc. in Arizona. No. 4399, issued for 1,600 shares in 1909. Signatures of the president and secretary. Not cancelled. Folds, some toning on reverse. Northern Bank Note Co. 2) Senate Silver Mining

Lot: 1366 - Poland and Big Bug Mining Stock Certificates

Two different. 1) Big Ledge Copper Company. Big Bug. Inc. in Arizona. No. 51430, issued for 100 shares to Harry A. Massey & Co. on Oct. 11, 1920. Not cancelled. Nice vignette of miners using drill. Folds and soiling (mostly on reverse). 2) Poland

Lot: 1367 - Empire Mill and Mining Company Stock Certificate

Certificate #24 for 200 shares made out to C. D. Morrison, trustee on July 2nd 1878. Signed by William Drake and President Alfred Lyon. Small vignette of an eagle, upper right. Printer: A. L. Bancroft & Co. S. F. One of the mines this company owned

Lot: 1368 - Keystone Consolidated Mining Company Letterhead

Letterhead dated Oct. 3, 1873 to Wells Fargo. Receipt for Gold and Coin, etc. being shipped to San Francisco (Agent C. Fleehart). In 1857 the Spring Hill mine was consolidated with the Granite State and Walnut Hill mines, which had previously been

Lot: 1369 - Arroyo Seco Number One Copper Mining Company Stock

Very early certificate No. 21 dated May 19th 1865 for 75 shares to Samuel Page. Incorporated January 22nd, 1864 and capitalized at $650,000; 1300 shares at $500 per. Located near Muletown which was 2 miles North of Ione. Signed by Secretary Herman

Lot: 1370 - Centaur Gold & Silver Mining Company Stock

Very rare. Silver Mountain District, Amador County, California. Low No. 10, issued for 100 shares to Frank Cooper on May 18th, 1864. Signed by James Williams (?) as president and Sam P. Lowes (?) as secretary. Not cancelled. Great vignette at center

Lot: 1371 - Three Different Amador Mining Stock Certificates

Lot of 3 different. 1) Bunker Hill Cons. Mining Co. Issued 1921, stamp cancelled. Amador City. 2) Peerless Gold Mine Development Company. Issued for 4,000 shares in 1899, pen cancelled. 3) Keystone Mines. Issued 1913. Not cancelled. Underground

Lot: 1372 - Mining Photographs Near Auburn CA

25 Mining and mining related photographs that originated near Auburn Cal. Locations include the Oro Fino Mine, Dutch Ravine, Pinewood Applegate, BathSchool, and more. Variety of locations and photographs that range from 4" x 6" to 8" x 10".

Lot: 1373 - Rozencrans & Antelope Ext. Gold & Silver Mining

Fabulous and rare Aurora mining stock issued at Aurora, Mono County, Cal. on Nov. 3rd, 1867. Inc. Feb. 24, 1863. Issued to George A. Clark for 600 shares and signed by Wm. W. Davis as secretary and A.S. Lotopeieh as president. Faint yellow underprint

Lot: 1374 - Addenda Gold & Silver Mining Company Stock

Very rare Bodie gold and silver mine. No. 1276, issued for 100 shares to S.B. Wakefield on February 6 ,1880. Signed by John Dixon as president and T.H. Dixon as secretary. Not cancelled. Listed at bottom: Location: Bodie Ming District, Mono Co. Cal.

Lot: 1375 - Bodie & Mono County Stock Certificates

Lot of 3. 1) Bodie & Hawthorne Telephone & Telegraph Company. Dateline Bodie, CA, Oct. 17, 1892. No. 55, issued 10 shares to Roy White. Signed by Leggett as president and McCarthy as secretary. Pen cancelled. 2) Homer Mill & Mining Company. Homer

Lot: 1376 - Empire Gold & Silver Mining Company Bond (Bodie,

Very early & rare Bodie piece! Not cancelled. Incorporated in New York. No. 203, issued in 1864. Signed by Alonozo Child (president) and Henry K. Gates (secretary). Seventeen coupons still attached. Ornate border with three vignettes (two mining &

Lot: 1377 - Second Bond for Empire Gold & Silver Mining Co.

No. 395. This one is in not as good of condition as the previous given its left panel is toned. Fourteen coupons attached. Please see previous lot for information on this early Bodie company. (Prag Collection) State: California City:

Lot: 1378 - Five Mining & Scientific Press: All with Bodie or

Article on the Bodie mine owners and that their land titles are probably safe. Bodie Standard, Maybelle, Glen Dale, White Cloud, Silver Hill, Oro, Dudley, Blackhawk, Jupiter, Tioga, Belvidere, King Bee, Noonday, Summit, Harrington, Mono, Con Pacific,

Lot: 1379 - Goodshaw Mining Company Stock, Bodie, Cal. by

Very scarce Bodie stock issued in 1879 and printed by Grafton T. Brown. Grafton Tyler Brown was one of the first African American lithographers in the American West during the mid to late 19th Century. He was one of the first to illustrate views of

Lot: 1380 - Rare Bodie Mining Stock Certificate: Sonora

Very rare. The Sonora Consolidated Mining Company of Bodie District California. Inc. in New York. No. 96, issued for 50 shares on Jan. 21, 1880 to HD Hall. The signatures of the president and secretary have been cut-out of the stock. Nice underground

Lot: 1381 - Sonora Consolidated Mining Company Stock

Rare Bodie certificate. Inc. in New York. No. 237, issued for 1,000 shares to D. Noyes, Burton on April 10, 1880. Signed by the president and secretary. Signatures are heavily cut and punched, which is very common for this company's certificates.

Lot: 1382 - South Standard Mining Company Stock Certificate

Location: Bodie Mining District. Inc. Sept. 13, 1877. Uncancelled. No. 175 issued to G.B. Bayley, Trustee, for 100 shares in Feb 1880. Signed by Walesche Palmer, president and C. A. Sankey, secretary. Printed by Britton & Rey, SF. Allegorical woman

Lot: 1383 - Tioga Consolidated Mining Company Stock

No. 6546, issued in 1882 at San Francisco to E.R. Grant, trustee and signed by A.J. Ralston as president and Ed. W. Sessions as secretary. Bodie Mining District, Mono Co., Cal. printed at the bottom. Britton & Rey, printers, S.F. The Tioga mine was

Lot: 1384 - Two Different Bodie Mining Stock Certificates

1) Boston Consolidated Mining Company. No 1873, issued for 100 shares. Corp. signatures. Not cancelled. Printed by Britton & Rey. Deep folds, toning and soiling. Tape repair to punch. Work on the Boston Consolidated was progressing rapidly in 1880,

Lot: 1385 - North Yuba River Mining Map

This is a fabulous c1880's map showing the North Yuba River area near Bridgeport Township. On this map you can find French Corral, Birchville, the road to Cherokee, Red Rock Tunnel Placer Mine, Fraser Alexander,& Co., Sweetland Creek, Slide Quartz

Lot: 1386 - Rare Butte Basin Mining Company Stock Certificate

Early number 42 datelined Jackson on Dec. 8, 1866. 10 shares to a Charles Bailey. Incorporated Nov. 5, 1866 and capitalized at $216,000; 2160 shares at $100 per. Signed by J.A. Robinson Secretary and Isaac Tripp(?) President. Datelined Jackson,

Lot: 1387 - Consolidated Golden Trout Mining Company Stock

A spectacular piece never before seen by FH! Location of Works: near Lumpkin, Butte County, California. Main office in San Francisco. Consolidated Nov. 14, 1899. Certificate No. 641, issued for 600 shares to John H Maud on January 1st, 1902. Signed

Lot: 1388 - Rare Zacatero Gold Mining Company Stock

Certificate No. 56 issued to Miss Kittie Squire on September 9th, 1873 for 1,00 shares. It was incorporated February 1873. The printer is identified as Lithographer Wheeler Phelan & Co., San Francisco. The vignette is extremely unusual: it is turned

Lot: 1389 - Two Calaveras County Mining Stock Certificates

1) Yellow Jacket and Carey Consolidated Gold and Silver Mining Company. West Point Mining District. No. 516, issued for 50 shares to JW River on Nov. 10, 1873. Signed by the president and secretary. Not cancelled. Vignette of dog. Printed by Berdine,

Lot: 1390 - Oro Fino Gold & Silver Mining Company $1000 Bond

No. 85 issued in May 8th, 1865. Coupons at $35 each reflecting a 7% Interest rate, #2 (May 30, 1866) through #9 (May 30, 1870) are intact. Signed by Wm. S. Corwin president and Miles Hadson secretary. The company operated the Oro Fino, Mammoth,

Lot: 1391 - Tuolumne County Water Company Stock Certificate

# 4085 for 1,919 shares on September 25, 1862 to George Wight (Wright?). Signed by J Pownall(?) and ? Nice pictorial on left hand side. State: California City: Columbia Date: 1862 FHWAC#: 41742

Lot: 1392 - Rare Advertising Booklets for Pacific Coast Borax

Two rare color illustrated booklets advertising products made with Pacific Coast Borax (mined in Death Valley). Francis "Borax" Smith founded the company in 1890 after mining borax since the 1870s. 1) "20 Mule Team Boraxo makes a Delightful and

Lot: 1393 - US Borax Collectibles

Four tiles made by US borax in 1967, with the AIME logo at the top right. US borax is largest operation in the United States. It is located in Boron, California, on the edge of Death Valley National Park. State: California City:

Lot: 1394 - South Pacific Mining Company Fraud Stock

Located in the old Salt Springs area of Death Valley (Lingenfelter, 1986, Death Valley & the Amargosa, p.158-159). Has an ornate border around it with a vignette of two part underground scene of miners loading two mule drawn ore cars and miner

Lot: 1395 - Interesting 130 Year-old Letters with note from

Two letters from John Coleman. "...we have about 6" of bedrock today..." "We area also cutting down No. 3; it will take 3 or 4 days more to get to the face..." "...as Wallis advised of running No.1 200' North." "I prospected bottom of shaft & got one

Lot: 1396 - United Cosmopolitan Gold & Silver Mining Company

Early certificate #30. Incorporated August 3rd, 1863. Issued to B. Adler for 5 shares in 1863. Signed by A. Manaus (Secretary) and B. Adler (President). Not cancelled. Large spread eagle on shield vignette in left border. Small border all around.

Lot: 1397 - Two Different Fresno Mining Stock Certificates

Both companies have the same corporate officers. 1) North Fresno Mining Company. No. 20, issued for 200 shares to the company secretary. Not cancelled. Vignette of miners underground. Printed by Britton & Rey, SF. 4" x 9" with wear along the edges.

Lot: 1398 - Graeagle Mine Photographs

3 Very rare photographs from the Graeagle mine in Northeastern California. Two are duplicates of the pond and one has been over exposed. Unique location in the Gold Rush off the beaten path, very difficult to find things on. State:

Lot: 1399 - Scadden Flat Gold Mining Company Stock Certificate

Grass Valley Mining District. Inc. Aug. 15, 1878. No. 288, issued for 50 shares to Frank Dault on Feb. 20th, 1879. Signed by Henry Scadden as president and A.B. Brady as secretary. Scadden's signature is pencil cancelled. State seal vignette. Printed

Lot: 1400 - Three Mining Photos

1) North Star Mine, mining cars on train trestle, framed--9" x 11.5". 2) Miners' Picnic, women are all dressed in white with hats, men in background, photo by Moore. Matted--10.75" x 12". 3) Miller's cabin with group of people in front. Matted--8" x

Lot: 1401 - Washington Mining Company Stock Certificate

No. 187 datelined Grass Valley, California, January 2nd, 1879 for 50 shares to Angelo Cuneo. Incorporated Marcg 31st, 1873 and capitalized at $20,000; 10,000 shares at $2 per. Signed by Secretary George Fletcher and President J. Uphoff. Located 6l

Lot: 1402 - Grass Valley & Auburn Mining Stock Certificates

Lot of four. 1) Pemberton Hydraulic Gold Mining Company. Auburn. No 141, issued for 500 shares on July 22, 1879. Signed by the president & secretary. Not cancelled. Yellow paper with hydraulic mining vignette. Printed by JW Buffords & Son, Boston.

Lot: 1403 - Golden Center Mine Company Files Archive

Large group of company files for the Golden Center mine at Grass Valley California, 1928 to circa 1965. This group consist of approximately 5 cubic feet of corporate and personal records of the mine promoter Cooley Butler. The Gold Center Mine was a

Lot: 1404 - Grass Valley & Nevada City Mining Stock

Lot of 7 different. Included: Zeibright Mining Company (1907, Nevada City, not cxl), Union Hill Mines (1915, Grass Valley, cxl), Idaho Maryland Cons. Mines (1933, cxl), Pennsylvania Cons. Mining Co. (1898, Grass Valley, cxl), New York-Grass Valley

Lot: 1405 - Occidental Gold Mining Company Stock Certificate

Location: Grizzly Flat, Placer County, California. No. 356, issued for 50 shares to Spencer Murray on Dec. 19th, 1899. Signed by the vice-president, Francis Bray, and secretary, Morgan Miles. Pen cancelled. Ornate design including small vignette of

Lot: 1406 - St. Lawrence Gold and Silver Mining Company Stock

Incorporated September 22, 1863 and capitalized at $180,000; 1800 Shares at $100 per. Cert. #127, issued to Benjamin Dore for 5 shares and dated December 1st 1863. Signed by Secretary, W. H. Davis and President, Benjamin Dore. Vignette at upper left

Lot: 1407 - Ione Copper Mining Company Stock Certificate

Incorporated in 1863. Cert. #36, issued to John Edwards for one share. Signed by Geo. Withington, president, and Joseph Bowen, secretary. Vignette at left of mine tunnel entrance, trestle, and wagon team. A central vignette of a miner with shovel

Lot: 1408 - Newton Copper Mining Company Stock Certificate

Mt. Echo and Newton Mining Districts, Amador County, Cal. Datelined Ione City, April 2, 1867. 5 shares to S. B. Meader. Incorporated Feb. 13, 1864 and capitalized at $540,000; 1800 shares at $300 per. Signed by Newton (as in name of stock) as

Lot: 1409 - Geologic Atlas: Jackson Folio

22 x 18 1/2". J. W. Powell. Includes description of the Gold Belt, etc. State: California City: Jackson Date: 1894 FHWAC#: 41835

Lot: 1410 - Plumas Eureka Mines Company Employee Token

Blank reverse. This is a very rare employee token from Johnsville from this very famous mine. State: California City: Johnsville Date: FHWAC#: 43565

Lot: 1411 - Early Lake Mining Company Stock Certificate

Stock Certificate No. 21 for 60 share made out to John H. Redington (President) dated June 23rd, 1863. The Company was capitalized at $600,000; 600 shares at $1000 each and incorporated in San Francisco on April 17th, 1863. $1000 per share was a very

Lot: 1412 - Kearsarge Cons. Quicksilver Mining Company Stock

Cert. #70, issued for 100 shares to James McHaffie, the corp secretary and signed by Jno. Hanscom as president. Vignette of an Indian brave seated at left. The company was a consolidation of the three Kearsarge claims, located near the Cincinnati

Lot: 1413 - Early Certificate # 4 for Redstone Quartz Mining

Lost Camp seems to be in or near Blue Canyon (near the Nyack exit on I-80 near Donner Pass). Certificate No. 4 dated 7-29-67 for 25 shares to Josiah C. Tuck. Signed by President, John H. Ridell and Secretary, Chas. T. (?). Incorporated in Dutch Flat

Lot: 1414 - Homer Mill and Mining Company Stock Certificate

Incorporated October 20, 1879. Issued to F.E. Luty, Trustee, on November 17, 1879. Signed by Atkinson as Vice President and F.E. Luty as Secretary. Lithograph by Britton & Roy, San Francisco. Uncancelled. Three assessment stamps and signatures of

Lot: 1415 - Middle Yuba Canal Water Company Stock Certificates

Three unused stocks signed by President, Egbert Judson. The early hydraulic mining company was incorporated in September 1859 and capitalized at $400,000; 1000 shares at $400 per. Their operations were located near the Malakoff Diggings in North San

Lot: 1416 - Mariposa Company: Early 1866 Fremont Related Stock

Certificate No. 747 for 100 preferred shares made out to Stone Nichols & Stone dated May 4th, 1866. Incorporated in New York on June 25th, 1863 and signed by president, David B. XXXX and secretary, XXXXXX. Large 11 X 9 _ printed in red with a

Lot: 1417 - Mariposa Land & Mining Company - Preferred Stock

Certificate No. A192 for 57 shares made out to A. M. Dobecki dated Feb. 10th, 1880. Incorporated in California in 1874 and signed by vice president, Solomon Heydenfeldt and secretary, Robert Cranford. 12 _ X 8 printed in blue and black with a

Lot: 1418 - Cisco Consolidated Gold Mining Company Stock

# C309 for 100 shares to Robert M Reynolds. Signed by William Reynolds and Charlick. Some folds, but otherwise in very nice condition. Henry Hartley settled in Meadow Lake about 1861. There he lived trapping and traveling to Cisco for occasional

Lot: 1419 - Excelsior Consolidated Gold & Silver Mining

The Excelsior Mine produced most of the gold in the Meadow Lake Mining District and is thought to be the only profitable mine in the district. Certificate # 517 for 5 shares to J. B. Carder and signed by President, Martin White and Secretary W.

Lot: 1420 - Flag of our Union and Twin Consolidated Gold and

Certificate No. 55 for 50 shares made out to A. J. Field and dated March 17th 1864. Incorporated Dec. 1, 1863 and capitalized at $450,000; 2250 shares at $200 per. Signed by Secretary Lewis Loher and President H. J. Gilder. Vignette of a woman

Lot: 1421 - People's Gold & Silver Mining Co., Alpine County,

Incorporated December 1863 and capitalized at $500,000; 100,000 shares at $5. Monitor Mining District, Alpine County. Certificate No. 1506 made out to Henry Rummel for two shares dated June 27, 1865. Large mining buildings top right, 25 cent

Lot: 1422 - Mountain Oak Gold and Silver Mining Company Stock

Very early Certificate No. 7 dated Oct. 16, 1863 for 10 shares to T. Cooper. Signed by President G. H. Parsons and Secretary, J. Warren Clark. Incorporated in San Francisco September 1863 and capitalized at $250,000; 2500 shares at $100. Vignette at

Lot: 1423 - Geologic Atlas of Nevada City

22 x 19". Special folio of Nevada City with history of the area. Done by the U. S. Geological Survey. ` State: California City: Nevada City Date: 1898 FHWAC#: 41846

Lot: 1424 - Nevada City Nugget (Mining Magazine)

Rare magazine called the Nevada City Nugget. This is the Special Mining Number, issued Friday, May 10, 1929. It is 32 pages including an 8 page directory of Nevada County mines, as well as various mining articles and advertisements. Big condition

Lot: 1425 - Selby Hill Mining Company Stock Certificate:

Incorporated November 1875 and capitalized at $1,000,000; 40,000 shares at $25 per. Certificate No. 281, for 10 shares issued on October 20, 1877 to H. Aug. Whiting, Trustee. Signed by H. Aug. Whiting, also secretary, and H. H. Pearson, president.

Lot: 1426 - Two Mine Views, Nevada County

Two different mine photographs, both matted, circa 1900. A) 8.5 x 10.5" Moore photo "miners waiting for cage, Central Shaft, Grass Valley.. chipped edges. B)1891 photo of unlabeled mine. 9 x 11". "Higginbottom Works." State: California

Lot: 1427 - Two Oat Hill / Calistoga Mining Stock Certificates

1) Acme Mines & Mill, Inc. Inc. in Nevada. No. 1929, issued for 1,000 shares to RF Brown on Feb. 26, 1929. Signed by the president and secretary. Not cancelled. Green border, no vignette. Folds, stains/water damage along bottom edge. 2) Acme Mining

Lot: 1428 - Oroville Mining Photographs

Two spectacular Oreville mining photographs. Two different side views of the Indiana dredge taken September 1901. Mounted to board, excellent condition 6" x 8". State: California City: Oroville Date: 1901 FHWAC#: 40440

Lot: 1429 - Enterprise Gold & Silver Mining Company Stock

Number 329 for 25 shares to JSS Robinson. 25c United States Revenue Stamp. See first Enterprise Gold & Silver for full description. State: California City: Pilot Knob Date: 1864 FHWAC#: 41809

Lot: 1430 - Enterprise Gold and Silver Mining Company of Pilot

Office at S. B. Pelson's House in White Oak Township. Incorporated June 20, 1863 and capitalized at $1,515,000; 30,300 shares at $50 per. Certificate #230 issued March 10, 1864 to D. J. Robinson for 300 shares. Signed by E.C. Carr, secretary and

Lot: 1431 - 1842/1948 Placerita Gold Discovery Medal

Rare Copper medal for Gold Rush, 1842, Placerita Canyon. Californians celebrated the centennial in grand style, and Newhall residents didn't shrink from spreading their "Look at us, we were first" message. After all, Francisco Lopez's discovery of

Lot: 1432 - Two Plumas County Mining Stock Certificates

1) Taylor Plumas Mill and Mining Company. No. 960, issued for 100 shares to JR Kennedy on April 15th, 1886. Signed by the president (Robinson) and secretary. Not cancelled. Brown border and text. Vignette of miners at surface. Printed by Theo.

Lot: 1433 - Eureka Gold Mining & Milling Company Stock

Extra rare pre-1900 Randsburg. Inc. in California. No. 76, issued for 40 shares to Emma. D. Ely on March 27th, 1899. Randsburg dateline. Signed by A.W. Collins as president and H.C.Collins as secretary. Not cancelled. Gold seal. Highly pictorial:

Lot: 1434 - Bond for The San Bernardino Mining Company,

Five pound bond No. 82 issued to Dr. Leonard W. Sedgwick on Sept. 5, 1895. Signed by the company directors and secretary. Three pence revenue imprint. Measures 17" x 11" with some stains and soiling. No information could be found on this English

Lot: 1435 - Business Card for HS Homans: Commissioner of Deeds

H. S. Homans was a Notary Public and Commissioner of Deeds for the Nevada Territory. (What is a Nevada Territory Commissioner of Deeds doing in San Francisco?) Homans was also a mining secretary. His office was at 605 Montgomery Street, between Clay

Lot: 1436 - Mining & Scientific Press: Earthquake Anniversary

Much attention paid to San Francisco one year after the great earthquake. Also articles on Leadville, Cripple Creek, Butte, etc. Cover missing. Spine taped. State: California City: San Francisco Date: 1907 FHWAC#: 41355

Lot: 1437 - The California Powder Works Billhead & Imprinted

Dated December 21, 1896 correspondence to Eureka, Nevada on payment. California Powder Works was the first American explosive powder manufacturing company west of the Rocky Mountains. When the outbreak of the Civil War cut off supplies of gunpowder

Lot: 1438 - Santa Paula Mining & Reduction Company Stock

Rare Ventura County, California. Inc. in 1899. Dateline Santa Paula, Cal., July 39th, 1901. No. 65, issued for 100 shares to C.M. Hardison. Signed by F.M. Edgar as president and R.H. Irwin as secretary. Not cancelled. Ornate logo and black border.

Lot: 1439 - Sonoma Pacific Coal Company Stock Certificate

Location: Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, California. Dateline San Francisco, Feb. 11, 1889. No. 147, issued for 1,633 shares to CF Frost, the manager of the company. Signed by the president and secretary. Not cancelled. Blue background and font, no

Lot: 1440 - Rare Pair of Sierra City Mining Stock Certificates

Two certificates for the William Tell Consolidated Gold Mining Company, datelined Sierra City, California, 1891. No. 41, issued for 50,000 shares! and No. 39 issued for 5,000 shares, both to the same person. Very faint signatures of the president and

Lot: 1441 - Orient Gold Placer Mining Company Stock

Location of works: Placer Mining in the County of Sierra, Cal. Dateline North San Juan, Nevada County, California. No. 114, issued for 17 shares to H.D. Dahmeke (?) on Oct. 8, 1894. Signed by the company president and secretary. Not cancelled.

Lot: 1442 - Sierra County Gold Mining Stock Certificate Pair

Alleghany Mining District, Sierra County. 1) Plumbago Gold Mine Company Stock Certificate. Certificate No. C11, issued for 1,375 shares to Joseph Penny on November 6th, 1922. Signed by the president and secretary. Pen cancel through signatures. 8" x

Lot: 1443 - The Pilgrim Gold Mining Company Stock Certificate

Early Sierra County. Inc. in Kentucky. No. 426, issued for 100 shares to A.H. Allen on March 3, 1881. Signed by CC Attenbury (President) and the secretary. Not cancelled. Printed on yellow paper by Martin R. Brown, NY. Folds, pinholes. 6.25" x 9.75"

Lot: 1444 - Lady Franklin Stock Certificate # 18 (G.T. Brown

100 shares made out to F. E. Luty, Trustee for the Company dated August 30, 1876. The Company was capitalized at $10,000,000; 100,000 shares at $100 each and incorporated on April 16th, 1863. Signatures include F. E. Luty, Secretary and H.J. Tilden,

Lot: 1445 - Silver Prize, No. 2, Gold & Silver Mining Co.

Number 2 is the rarest of the Silver Prize Stock Certificates. 25 shares No. 10 dated August 15th 1863 to Frank Cooper. Incorporated August 3rd 1863 and capitalized at $200,000; 2000 shares at $100 per. Signed by President, Frank Cooper and

Lot: 1446 - The Pearl Gold and Silver Mining Company Stock

Stock certificate #52 dated September 28th 1863 for 10 shares made out to Frank Cooper. Cooper was a partner in Stroebel, Fleig & Co. a meat market and pork packer at 1129 Folsom. (See directory reference below p. 130 & 418.) Uncancelled.

Lot: 1447 - Another Fabulous U. S. Geologic Folio: Sonora,

1897. Full of detail in maps and history. 22 X 19". State: California City: Sonora Date: 1897 FHWAC#: 41850

Lot: 1448 - Nice Group of Southern California Mining Stock

Lot of 4. 1) The Sanchez and Soledad Gold & Silver Consolidated Mining Company. Mines in the Mojave Mining District. No. 705, issued in 1883 for 100 shares. Stamped sold in upper left corner. Very attractive mining and allegorical vignettes with

Lot: 1449 - Southern California Desert Mining Stock

Lot of two. 1) Roosevelt Mining & Milling Company. Inc. in CA. No. 484, issued for 100 shares to Geo. C. Auderegg on June 2, 1903. Signed by the president (Warkburn) and secretary (Carroll). Not cancelled. Green border and seal, three mining

Lot: 1450 - Two California Mining Stocks including the Wee-Wee

1) Wee-Wee Antic Gold, Silver and Copper Mining Company, Stockton Gopher District. Datelined September 14, 1863. Incorporated July 30th, 1863 and capitalized at $450,000; 4500 shares at $100 per. Certificate # 250 thru 300, issued to T. J. Keys for

Lot: 1451 - Clear Creek and Webster Consolidated Mining

Very Early certificate # 10 to Harlow Nettleton for 100 shares datelined Stone Ranch and dated October 10, 1863. The company was incorporated July 1863 and capitalized at $150,000; 6,000 shares at $25 each. Signed by President, C.S.S. Hail (?) and

Lot: 1452 - Early Yuba Mining Company Stock Certificate

Panning Started in 1850 in this now ghost town located on highway 20, west of Grass Valley where highway 49 intersects highway 20. This area was the site of the first 49Õers in the area at Parks Bar, Roses Bar and Sand Hill. Most inhabitants of

Lot: 1453 - Trinity Dredging Company Stock Certificate

Rare mine dredging certificate. Inc. in California. No. 28, issued for 2,250 shares on Dec. 4th, 1909. Signed by the vice-president (W.J. Baker) and the secretary. Pen cancelled. Orange border and seal. Photo at top of mining dredge. Printed by A.

Lot: 1454 - Owens River Mill & Mining Company Stock

This is the first time we have seen this certificate. Incorporated July 11, 1863 and capitalized at $540,000; 2700 shares at $200 per. Certificate 104 for 3 shares made out to R. S. Whigham dated December 28, 1863. Lists all the lodes and properties:

Lot: 1455 - Four Tuolumne County Mining Stock Certificates

Lot of 4 different. Included: the highly-attractive Tuolumne County Water Company stock (1854, cut cancelled) with the gorgeous half-page placer mining vignette; Providence Tuolumne Gold Mines, Inc. (1947, punch cxl, mining vignette); Hope Mines

Lot: 1456 - Reports on the Olsen Mine

Never seen by us. 16 pp .9.25 x 6". Paper wrapper; includes a foldout cross sectional plan of the mine with a table of assays performed by Thomas PriceÕs Assay Office and Chemical Laboratory in San Francisco on March 6, 1878 and the specific

Lot: 1457 - Very Rare Central Gold Mining Company Stock

This has never been seen by this company and we could find little information on it. Incorporated Dec. 20, 1862 and capitalized at $260,400; 1736 shares at $150 per. Certificate #464 for 15 shares dated Feb. 15, 1864 made out to Zelote Reed. Signed

Lot: 1458 - Carbonate Mining Company Stock, Oro Grande,

Cert. #86, issued in 1891 to T.E. Rowan, trustee and signed by Rowan as president. Location of mine: Oro Grande Mining Dist. Printed at top left. Company seal is a large underprint in brown. Oro Grande is located near Victorville, north of the San

Lot: 1459 - Volcano Gold and Gravel Mining Company Stock

Certificate No. 354 for 10 shares of stock dated March 26, 1879 and made out to M. Gluebetich. Incorporated in San Francisco on July 27, 1876 and capitalized at $6,000,000; 120,000 shares at $50 per. Signed by president, Christian Hoffman and

Lot: 1460 - Yellow Jacket & Carey Gold & Silver Mining Company

Calaveras County. No. 921 datelined Stockton, California, December 10, 1873 for 250 shares to J. W. Roaer. Incorporated October 16th, 1873 and capitalized at $300,000; 30,000 shares at $10 per. Signed by Secretary J.M. McCarty (on Pioneer Register)

Lot: 1461 - Jeffrey Mine, Inyo County Prints and Negatives

Group of original glass negatives and prints from the Jeffrey Mine, White Mountains, Inyo County, California. Approximately 20 photographs separated from the original batch, too late for inclusion into the original group. State:

Lot: 1462 - Deadwood Gold Mining Company Stock Certificate

Incorporated February 1877. Stock Certificate #3 dated March 6, 1877 for 100 shares to James Lolley. Signed by the President, R. B. Symington and F. A. Sacket as Secretary. The property included 95 patented acres, 2 miles E. of Nevada City. Ore

Lot: 1463 - South Hite Gold Mining Company Stock Certificate

Location of Works: Hites Cove, California, which is in Mariposa County near Yosemite. Inc. in California, January 6th, 1881. No. 166, issued for 100 shares to W.M. Shaw on Feb. 4th, 1881. Signed by S.D. Osborne as vice-president and J.F. Lowle as

Lot: 1464 - Pamphlet Ð Historical Sketch of Mining in the

RARE! Siskiyou County has the distinction of the first gold discovery in Northern California. Dr. Hearn made the first discovery (Tthe Pine Tree) on Yreka Flats near Hawkinsville in 1851. Etc. Where the Little Tiger and Mount Shasta Mining Co.Õs

Lot: 1465 - American River Dredging Photo Collection

9 Photographs of the American River and dredging operations on various places including the North Fork Ditch Settling Pond (behind and beyond Monte Reo School), Milton Cragy's House (Lew Smith's Stepfather), and more. State: California

Lot: 1466 - California Gold Nugget Souvenirs

Not real nuggets--Come to Sacramento Convention Capital; Path of Gold, San Francisco, 1916; Pioneer Frisco. State: California City: Date: FHWAC#: 39660

Lot: 1467 - California Gold Pan Souvenirs

Five California gold pan souvenirs. State: California City: Date: FHWAC#: 39661

Lot: 1468 - California Mining Checks

Lot of 30. Includes: Volcano Copper Gold & Silver MC (unused 1860s); Croesus Gold Mining & Milling Co. (Grass Valley); Ante Up MC (Alleghany); Idaho Maryland Mines Corp. (Grass Valley); Union Hill Mines; Maryland GMC (1893, Grass Valley); Idaho

Lot: 1469 - California Mining Dredging Stock Certificates

Scarce dredging company stocks. Lot of 4 different. Included: Yuba Consolidated Gold Fields (1956, punch cancelled), South Yuba Mining & Smelting Co. (1911, not cxl, mining vignette), The Yuba Construction Company (1910, punch cxl, dredge vignette),

Lot: 1470 - California Mining Medallions

Gold nugget pin, 1 1/8". Six medals: san Diego Federal Savings & Loan, 1885-1955, nice embossed image of miner; E. Clampus Vitus medal; Bank of California; California Gold Rush Centennial; Pony Express Centennial;California Diamond Jubilee. Money

Lot: 1471 - California Mining Stock Certificate Collection

Lot of 6. All different. Includes: Veta Grande Mining Company (1921, cancelled), Selby Smelting & Lead Company (1907, cancelled), The Shasta May Blossom Copper Co. Consolidated (1919, very pictorial, not cancelled),The Gilpin Hurricane Gold Mining

Lot: 1472 - Choice California Oil Stock Certificate: Sedalia &

Gorgeous certificate. Inc. in California. No. 28623, issued for 5 shares to Bearer on April 26, 1902. Printed signature of the president. Live signature of the secretary. Not cancelled. Ornate patriotic border and two vignettes of oil derricks (one

Lot: 1473 - Color Negative of a Miner with his Pack Mule

Great condition. Slide printed with, "Old miner with outfit, California." Used by the Chicago Public Schools. Very interesting piece and rather unique piece. Shows very well for a glass negative. State: California City: Date:

Lot: 1474 - Early California Mining Lithographs

Seven duplicate lithographs showing three miners: panning, using sluice box, and an arrasta. By RS Dogge. Two Bunker Hill lithographs thrown in for luck! State: California City: Date: FHWAC#: 41240

Lot: 1475 - Echoes of the Past about California

Rare book: "Echoes of the Past about California" by General John Bidwell. "In the Camp and Cabin" by Rev. John Steele. Published by Chicago, The Lakeside Press, R. R. Donnelley & Sons Co. Christmas, 1928. Nice fold out map of The Mining District of

Lot: 1476 - Giant Powder Company Archive

Lot of 10 letters for this company made famous for its explosives in the 19th century. Nine of the letters are on letterhead from the Clipper Gap Mills (Placer County, California), are dated 1907, and are addressed from the superintendent of the

Lot: 1477 - Hunting for Gold

"Hunting for Gold" by Major William Downie, signed by author. "Reminisences (sic) of Personal Experience and Research in the Early Days of the Pacific Coast from Alaska to Panama". Published by The California Publishing Co., San Francisco, Cal.,

Lot: 1478 - Mariposa Land & Mining Company: $1,000 in Gold

Certificate No. 110 with six month interest coupons #2 (Jan. 1877) through #20 (Jan 1886) remaining intact. Interest at 7% per annum. Incorporated in California in 1874 and signed by president, Solomon Heydenfeldt (The first elected California

Lot: 1479 - Photo of Mojave Desert Mine

Photo of Mojave Desert Mine, possibly lower Randsburg. This settlement is located near the mine in which most of the people worked. the mine on the side of the hill and the houses are similar to many of the mining communities in the west.

Lot: 1480 - Southern California Desert Mining Stock

Lot of 5 different. Included: California King Gold Mines Company (1903, not cancelled, very ornate), Vanderbilt Mines Company (1933, not cancelled, three mining vignettes), Mojave Tungsten Company (1917, not cancelled, underground mining vignette),

Lot: 1481 - Three California Mining Stock Certificates

1) Shenandoah Mining & Development Company. Oakland dateline. Issued in 1898 for 79 shares to the company's secretary. Also signed by the company president. Not cancelled. 2) Richland Gold Mining Company. Issued in 1908 for 50,000 shares! Pen

Lot: 1482 - Three California Mining Stock Certificates 2

1) The Hammond Gold Mining Company. Inc. in NH. Unissued but signed by the treasurer. c.1880s. Illustrated with mining vignette. Toning. 2) Magalia Channel Mines Company. Chico, Butte County. Low No. 5, issued in 1922. Not cancelled. Mining vignette.

Lot: 1483 - Three Different California Mining Stock

Lot of 3. Included: Carson Hill Gold Mining Corp. (1934, mining vignette, punch cancelled), Montrose Mining Company (1887, not cancelled, nice mining vignette), and Karma Mining Company (1901, not cancelled, multiple mining vignettes).

Lot: 1484 - Three Rare California Mining Stock Certificates

1) Good Hope Mining Co. No. 339, issued for 25,600 shares to the company president E.A. Freeman on Nov. 17th, 1897. Not cancelled. Deep horizontal fold and rough lower edge. 6.75" x 9.5" 2) Mars Gold & Silver Mining Co. No. 28, issued for 100 shares

Lot: 1485 - Two California Mercury Mining Stock Certificates

Two different. 1) St. John's Consolidated Quicksilver Mining Company. No. 531, issued for 15,000 shares (!) to Crocker National Bank on March 11th, 1916. Signed by the president and secretary. Not cancelled. Gold seal and allegorical vignette. Folds,

Lot: 1486 - Two Hydraulic Mining Photographs

One shows the aftermath of the hydrolic hose on a mountain. It is amazing the devastation it cause. Excellent contrast. Photo size is 5 x 7". State: California City: Date: FHWAC#: 42860

Lot: 1487 - Extremely Rare and Early Stock Issue # 1 for the

Stock certificate # 1 issued to Pierce Butler in 1864. Butler was the grandson of one of the wealthiest slave owning families in the South. After marrying a well-known English actress Fanny Kemble, his wife became disgusted with slavery later writing

Lot: 1488 - Atlas to Accompany Monograph XXXI on the Geology

United States Geological Survey/ Charles D. Walcott, Director/ Josiah Edward Spurr/ Samuel Franklin Emmons, Geologist in Charge/ Washington 1898/ Julius Bien & C0. Lith. NY. Consists of 30 printed sheets, 27 of which are full-page color maps. Maps

Lot: 1489 - Boulder Mining Booklet

Mining in Boulder County Colorado, issued by The Boulder County Metal Mining Association, 1915. State: Colorado City: Boulder Date: 1915 FHWAC#: 41411

Lot: 1490 - The Bald Mountain Nevada Mining Company Stock

Extra-rare. The name could point you in many different directions (as there is a Bald Mountain Mine in White Pine County, Nevada), but this was a Central City, Colorado mining operation. Nevadaville, located above Central City, was first named

Lot: 1491 - Territorial Clear Creek Mining Survey Map

Survey No. 380 Mineral District No. 2 Plat of the Severance and Harvey Claim upon the Coral Lode in the Argentine Mining District, Clear Creek County Colorado. Dated October 30th, 1873. Surveyed by George F. Marsh, U.S. Dep. Surveyor, signed by U.S

Lot: 1492 - Pre-emption of Claim No. Eight MGreen By Lode

The certificate was filed by Hazeu Cheney (1808-1877) on Dec. 3, 1864 for pre-emption of claim no. 8 from the Discovery Claim on the Green By Lode for mining purposes in the Territory of Colorado. Recorded by P. E. Chanuaud, and Davis, Deputy. The

Lot: 1493 - The Federal Union Gold Mining Company By-Laws

By-laws of the Federal Union Mining Company, Clear Creek County, Colorado, organized March 27, 1866. Capital stock $1000,000. Franklin Job Printing, Greenfield, 1866. Stitched in original printed deep blue wrappers, with wrapper title, 'The Federal

Lot: 1494 - Colorado Mining Stock Certificate Pair: Gilpin &

1) Early 1867 certificate for the Reliance Gold & Silver Mining Co. of Colorado. Inc. in New York. Mines at Black Hawk, Gilpin County. No. 150 issued for 5 shares to John B. Bacon on July 19th, 1867. Signed by F.E. Tucker (president) and the

Lot: 1495 - Mining Claims Map for Pennsylvania Mining Power &

Map of patented mining claims located in Clear Creek and Gilpin Counties, incorporated November 17, 1910. Lower area titled ÒSection showing Elevations along line of Pennsylvania Tunnel,Ó with Chase & Rank M. E. April 1897 printed at lower

Lot: 1496 - Mining Map of Lower Clear Creek and Gilpin

Large 40 x 36" map by James Underhill for the Big Five Mining Co. Scale" 1 mile is about 5.5". Shows surveyed mining claims, with the Big 5 Company's claims colored in red. More than twenty different mining districts are shown on the map. Brittle,

Lot: 1497 - Official Summary of Certified Reports of Listed

Certified by the Cripple Creek Mining Stock Association. History from 1891 to 1909. Includes a brief summary of all mining companies. GREAT resource. State: Colorado City: Colorado Springs Date: 1909 FHWAC#: 26433

Lot: 1498 - Cripple Creek District Title Map

Cripple Creek District: Legend, Title Map, Showing Deviation of Title of Golden Cycle Mining Company (highlighted in red), Theresa Gold mining Company (highlighted in red), and F.G. Logan Tract (highlighted in gold). Davis & Byler Mining Engineers,

Lot: 1499 - Cripple Creek Mining Prospectus and Rock Catalog

1) Prospectus for the Omaha and Cripple Creek Mining and Leasing Company. The company plans to "go right into the heart of this Gold Belt [in Cripple Creek], among the richest mines, and by leasing ground, that it could not possibly afford to buy, it

Lot: 1500 - Seeing Cripple Creek (June 1903)

Issued by Seeing Colorado Publishing Co. A monthly publication with articles and advertisements. (10.25" x 6.75") From 1903 issue: "It seemed, a few months ago, as if the Colorado Pandora had opened her box and all its treasures had flown from it,

Lot: 1501 - Seeing Cripple Creek (April 1904)

Issued by Seeing Colorado Publishing Co. A monthly publication with articles and advertisements. (10.25" x 6.75") Used condition. Last month's happenings at The Moon Anchor, Beacon Claim, Modoc Mining, The Sunshine, The Findlay, etc. Great mining

Lot: 1502 - Seeing Cripple Creek (January 1905)

Issued by Seeing Colorado Publishing Co. A monthly publication with articles and advertisements. "Unconquerable Cripple Creek." "JM Wright and the Great Joe Dandy Mine in Bull Hill." "Woodman & Kilpatrick, insurance." "WH Wilson and the Upper Theresa

Lot: 1503 - Seeing Cripple Creek (July 1905)

Includes articles on safety in Cripple Creek mining, Crescent Cattle Company, water works, bullion valuation from the last half year, a fabulous photograph (one of many) of miners working on a stope, and my personal favorite "Fortunes Made in

Lot: 1504 - Seeing Cripple Creek (July 1906)

Articles on Cripple Creek in the summer, the arrival of the Elks with portraits of the main players, mining near Breckenridge, Thomas Walsh, prospector, etc. Lots of photographs. Great historical reference. Issued by Seeing Colorado Publishing Co. A

Lot: 1505 - Two Souvenir Booklets on Cripple Creek

1) "The World's Famous Gold Camp, Victor, Cripple Creek."Published by The Railroad View Publishing Co., Colorado Springs, Colorado, copyrighted, 1903. A photo album style booklet with printed photos glued in, captions written on photos. Center photo

Lot: 1506 - "The Only Daily Mining Newspaper in the World"

"Without apology, but with obvious purpose, this booklet is dedicated to the advertising public..." If you were not sure whether to advertise with the "Daily Mining Record" this booklet will convince you that you should. Testimonial after testimonial

Lot: 1507 - LOT WITHDRAWN

LOT WITHDRAWN. DO NOT BID.

Lot: 1508 - Hendrie & Bolthoff Mfg. and Supply Co. Electrical

Electrical Catalogue No. 100. "Established 1861. Machinery and Equipment of all kinds General, Automotive, Electrical and Radio Supplies." Areas covered include: Index, Useful Information, and Domestic Parcel Post Rates and Information. Filled with

Lot: 1509 - Hendrie & Bolthoff Mfg. and Supply Co. Catalog No.

General Catalog No. 102. "Machinery and Equipment of All Kinds/ General/ Automotive, Electrical, and radio Supplies/ Builders' Hardware." Bowen Publishing Co., Denver, Colo. Index in front, 976 pages, red boards with gilt lettering. Slight wear to

Lot: 1510 - Hendrie & Bolthoff Mfg. and Supply Co. Catalog No.

Established 1861. Phone Keystone 4111. Office and Salesrooms/ 1601-1639 Seventeenth Street,/ opposite Union Station/ Denver, Colorado. USA. The Bowen Publishing Co., Denver, Co. Includes Index; Telegraphic Codes; and Useful Information covering

Lot: 1511 - Profit & Loss, Mining Stock Buyers Magazine

Vol. 1. No. 10. "The Standard American Magazine for Mining Stock Buyers." "An Independent Monthly Magazine Devoted to Mining and Financial Interests." Edited by Harry J. Newton. Published in Denver. Softcover with stapled binding. 7" x 10." 96 pages.

Lot: 1512 - Synopsis of the Plan and Objects Relating to the

Pamphlet includes a general history and an elaborate map of the New State of Colorado. Published by the principal offices, Buffalo, NY and Denver CO. "It (Colorado) possesses al the elements of prosperous agricultural and mineral wealth." U. S.

Lot: 1513 - Prospectus for The Cascade Mining Company of New

Silver mine located in Clear Creek County near Georgetown.1) 1876 prospectus. 20 pages. Begins with description of Georgetown and the Cascade Claim (discovered in 1868). Vein approx. 20-25 feet in width. Argues for the construction of a mill.

Lot: 1514 - Prospectus of The Cascade Mining Company of New

Silver mine near Georgetown. 20 pages. Printed by Press of Wynkoop & Hallenbeck, New York. Located on the Charter Oak Ridge (five miles up the valley of Chicago Creek). The lode was first discovered in 1868. Interestingly, begins by describing how

Lot: 1515 - Aksarben Gold Mining Company prospectus

Only 35 miles from Denver at Idaho Springs in Chaffee County. 8 pages with one full page photograph, one claim map, and one cross section map. Blue writing on white pages. Short, but colorful! State: Colorado City: Idaho Springs

Lot: 1516 - Pair of Leadville Mining Stock Certificates

1) The South Side Milling & Mining Company. Inc. in CO. No. 309, issued for 5,000 shares to Cornwall on Aug. 25, 1882. Signed by the vice president and secretary. Not cancelled. Two vignettes: miner with pick and large surface site. Also gilt

Lot: 1517 - Atlas to Accompany "A Monograph on the Geology and

Atlas to Accompany A Monograph on the Geology and Mining Industry of Leadville, Colorado, by Sam Emmons, 1883. Julius Bien Lithograph Co., New York. Thirty One maps, 16.5 x 20Ó tall (folio size). This is arguably the finest Colorado Atlas, it

Lot: 1518 - Different Pictorial Trio of Leadville Mining Stock

Nice trio! 1) The Continental Mining Company. Inc. in CO. No. 237, issued for 50 shares in 1882. Signed by the president and secretary. Not cancelled. Very attractive cert. with patriotic and mining vignettes. 8" x 10" 2) The Carbonate Hill

Lot: 1519 - Leadville Mining Prospectuses

Lot of 3. 1) The Colorado Mine Developing Co. Lake County. Inc. in Colorado. President is Hon. Jno. F. Humphreys, the Mayor of Leadville. Company has five claims, comprising forty-three acres: Red Fox, Grey Fox, Honest John, War Eagle, and Windsor.

Lot: 1520 - Leadville Mining Stock Certificate Trio

1) The Colorado Mine Developing Company. No. 1549, issued for 100 shares to FB Rice on Nov. 4th, 1880. Signed by the president (Humphreys) and secretary (Mathews). Not cancelled. Very attractive vignette. of surface and underground works. 7" x 9.5"

Lot: 1521 - Pair of Leadville Mining Stock Certificates

1) The Mishawaka Mining Company. California Mining District. No. 31, issued for 100 shares to Metcalf on Sept. 26, 1881. Signed by the president and secretary. Not cancelled. Gilt border and vignette of mine. Folds and a few stains. 7.25" x 11" 2)

Lot: 1522 - Phillips Lode Purchase Certificates

2 different documents outlining the acquisition of plots of land in the Phillips Lode. One is for an Adverse Plat between the Mammoth Lode and the Phillips Lode and includes a map showing this region. The other one is a U.S. Mining patent much

Lot: 1523 - LOT WITHDRAWN

LOT WITHDRAWN. DO NOT BID.

Lot: 1524 - U. S. Geologic Folio of Ouray, Colorado

1907. Between 1894 and 1945, 227 folio maps were published by the U. S. Geological Society. They are rich detail: both in the description and the maps. State: Colorado City: Ouray Date: 1907 FHWAC#: 41851

Lot: 1525 - Vulcan Gold & Silver Mining Company Stock, Ouray

Cert. #19, issued to Shala W. Eldridge for 200 shares in 1880. Incorporated in New York. Signed by Lewis Jones as president and Meredith L. Jones as secretary. The company incorporated in 1879 in New York city. The company owned the Vulcan lode, 300

Lot: 1526 - Vulcan Gold and Silver Mining Stock, Ouray- 1880

Cert. #18, issued to Shalor W. Eldridge for 200 shares in 1880. Incorporated in New York. Signed by Lewis Jones as president and Meredith L. Jones as secretary. The company incorporated in 1879 in New York city. The company owned the Vulcan lode, 300

Lot: 1527 - Two Rosita Mining Stock Certificates

1) Game Ridge Consolidated Mining Company. Inc. in New York. No. 76, issued for 4,800 shares issued to the Farmer's House & Trust Co. in 1882. Signed by the vice-president and secretary. Not cancelled. Vignette of miner using pneumatic drill. Printed

Lot: 1528 - Colorado, It's Gold and Silver Mines, 1st Edition

One of the great Colorado reference books. Colorado, It's Gold and Silver Mines, Farms & Stock Ranges, and Health and Pleasure Resorts. Tourist's Guide to the Rocky Mountains, by Frank Fossett. 540 pp. The book includes a panoramic foldout of Quartz

Lot: 1529 - Colorado Mining & History Publications

Lot of 9 including a vintage cookbook. Included: 1932 guide to Canon City; 1905 pamphlet "Pioneer Days in Colorado"; 1978 issue of Mountain Diggings; "Pioneer Days in the Arkansas Valley in Southern Colorado and History of Bent's Fort" by Charles

Lot: 1530 - Colorado Mining Ephemera Lot

Twenty-one items. Includes an 1875 Colorado Miner letterhead, 1873 Albert Johnson Civil and Mining Engineer from Georgetown letterhead, 1875 taxes for the Cascade Mining Co., 1876 Barton House billhead, 1872 deposit of credit to J Warren Brown form

Lot: 1531 - Colorado Mining Letters

Three advertising covers with letters. 1) Stratton Independence of Victor. Strong 1903 strike. 2) Happy Jack Gold & Silver Mining Company. Strong 1890 Ouray strike. 3) Liberty Bell Gold Mining Company of Telluride. 1893 strike. One letter with a

Lot: 1532 - Colorado Mining Map Reprints

Three maps: Routes to the Pikes Peak Gold Regions; Routes To Colorado City; Sketch of the Quartz Mining Region of the Rocky Mountains. Believed to be reprints. State: Colorado City: Date: FHWAC#: 37924

Lot: 1533 - Colorado Mining Stereoviews

Lot of eighteen. Three color: Cripple Creek bird's eye view, Snow Peak, Horseshoe from West Ouray. Black and white include: Early bird's Eye from Cripple Creek, Silver Plume overview, burro train near Ouray, two Aspen overviews, Georgetown railroad

Lot: 1534 - Colorado Mining Stock Certificate Pair: Baskin &

1) The Baskin Consolidated Mining & Milling Company. Inc. in CO 1882. Rare as it is issued to the company president (Lyman J. Baskin) for 5,000 shares. Signed by Baskin as president and PLB Coombs as secretary. Not cancelled. Folds and staining. 4.5"

Lot: 1535 - Colorado Mining Stock Certificate Pair: Buena and

1) Buena Gold Mining Co. of Colorado. No. 4371, issued for 500 shares in 1882. Signed by the president (Hill) and secretary (Eggleston). Not cancelled. Background vignette of mine. 7" x 10.5" Condition issues: hole in center, soiling, fragile. As-is.

Lot: 1536 - Colorado Mining Stock Certificate Pair: Colorado

Both in very good condition. 1) Panama Mining & Reduction Company. Mines located near Clear Creek County. No. 255, issued in 1883 for 775 shares. Signed by the vice-president and secretary. Not cancelled. Printed by Ed. Mendel, Chicago. 5" x 8.5" 2)

Lot: 1537 - Colorado Mining Stock Certificate Pair: Ouray &

1) The Allied Mines. Ouray. No 584, issued for 50 shares to M. Georgii on Jan. 12, 1881. Signed by the vice president and acting secretary. Not cancelled. Green border with vignette of miners working at the surface. ABN. Folds. 7.25" x 11.5" 2) The

Lot: 1538 - Colorado Mining Stock Certificate Pair: Rosita &

1) San Juan Consolidated Mining Co. Del Norte. No. 197, issued for 100 shares on May 10, 1876. Signed by the president (pen cancelled) and secretary. Stamp cancelled. Allegorical vignette. Printed by J. McKittrick & Co., St. Louis. 8" x 11" Toning on

Lot: 1539 - Colorado Mining Stock Certificate Pair: Unadilla

1) Unadilla Mining Company of Colorado. Clear Creek County. No. 3250, issued for 100 shares in Oct. 1880. Signed by the president (FA White) and secretary. Not cancelled. Gilt underprint. Printed by Cortios, Macy & Co., NY. 6" x 10" Pinholes and

Lot: 1540 - Consolidated 10 Mile Mining and Reduction Co.

Colorado mining stock certificate for the Consolidated 10 Mile Mining and Reduction Company. Pictorial with the image of two girls next to the ocean. Company stamp embossed in lower left corner. Issued March 17, 1886. Un-canceled. State:

Lot: 1541 - Economic Map of Colorado (Hayden, 1877)

Highlights Agricultural Land, Pasture Land, Pine Forest, Pinon Pines and Cedars, Quaking Aspen Grove, Sage and Bad Land, Coal Lands, Gold Districts, Silver Districts, and Above Timber Line areas. Sheet III in Geological and Geographical Atlas of

Lot: 1542 - Geologic Atlas of the United States Colorado

Group of 4 Colorado: 1) Needle Mountains, Folio 131, 1905. Contains descriptive text, topographic map, areal geology map, economic geology map, structure-section sheet, and columnar section sheet. Color, minor tears repaired with tape; 2) Pueblo

Lot: 1543 - Mining Catalog & Reference

Lot of 2: Mineralogist's Pocket Reference by The Colorado Assaying Co. and The Precision Factory Ainsworth's Manual, 1920. State: Colorado City: Date: FHWAC#: 37937

Lot: 1544 - Mining Deeds w/ Revenue Stamps

1) Warranty Deed, 1899, for $20,000 from George C. Logan to Rocky Mountain Coal Co., County of La Plata, Colorado. 20 adhesive revenue stamps. 2) Indenture made, 1898 from Charles E. Severn to Cyrus W. Davis for one dollar and sufficient

Lot: 1545 - Republican Mountain Silver Mines

1) List of mining capital stock owners (one is Kit Carson) and some expenses for the Consolidated Republican Mountain Mining Co. 20 Abstract of record and argument in The Supreme Court of the State of Colorado. J. Warren Brown, plaintiff in error vs.

Lot: 1546 - Two Smaller Colorado Mining Stock Certificates

1) The Colorado Co-Operative Prospecting & Mining Company. Properties in Fremont, Lake, Custer, and San Juan counties. No. 1563, issued for 5 shares in 1879. Corp. signatures very faded. Vignette of state seal. Not cancelled. Small design, almost to

Lot: 1547 - Report of The Chatham Cobalt Mining Co. (J.C.

22 pages. Printed by W.D. Starr & Son, Middletown. Very nice color map (17.5" x 21.5") of the property at the front of the report (Lith. by Robertson & Seibert, NY). Ore is "Aresnical Nickel and Cobalt ore, of a silver white color, disseminated

Lot: 1548 - 1883 Alturas Mining Reporter

A 56 Page book and original cover in good condition titled "The Alturas Mining Reporter and Key to the Mammoth Cabinet of Ores" by JM Rice and JB Foster. Published by Herald Printing and Electrotyping House Omaha 1883. The book covers various mines

Lot: 1549 - Two Early Idaho Illustrations: Mines & Birds-Eye

Both sheets frameable. 1) Split view showing the Bullion Mine (Alturas County, Idaho) and the May Flower Mine (Bullion, Idaho). Possibly out of a book, though no page number or title. Both views show horse-drawn ore carriages and mines on hillsides.

Lot: 1550 - Two Reports for the Monte Cristo Mine

Two later reports for the Monte Cristo Mine, a gold mine located at Loon Creek, Sea Foam Mining District, Custer County, Idaho. 1) Report by A.G. Burritt, Mining & Petroleum Geologist, Salt Lake City. 18 pages Multiple illustrations and

Lot: 1551 - Poorman Gold Mines Billings and a Mining Stock

1-10)Ten receipts for billing payments from the Poorman Gold Mines of Silver City Idaho. 11) Cupric Mines. Unissued stock. # A28. c1900's. State: Idaho City: Silver City Date: FHWAC#: 41244

Lot: 1552 - Two Rare Silver City Mining Wells Fargo Revenue

Two rare Owyhee Mining Company (Wells, Fargo & Co.) checks issued 1872 in Silver City, Idaho. Both have RN-C revenue imprints. Cut cancels. One is issued to the mine superintendent, W.D. Wallridge. These are highly sought-after Wells Fargo checks.

Lot: 1553 - Idaho Mine Photograph Collection from Paul Kerr of

Group of about twenty photographs from various locations in Idaho. Includes Ima Mine and Murray Idaho. Photos taken in 1939 by Professor Paul Kerr of Columbia University. (See lot titled ÔKern County Tungsten Mine PhotographsÕ (ID 37642)

Lot: 1554 - Two Idaho Mining Reports

1) De Lamar Gold & Silver Mine. 15 page report by Robert N. Bell, State Inspector of Mines in Idaho. Mine located on Jordan Creek seven miles west of Silver City, Idaho. Deposits are closely related in age, type and general characteristics with

Lot: 1555 - Two Volumes of Mining in Idaho

1) "The Mining Districts of the Idaho Basin and the Boise Ridge, Idaho", by Waldemar Lindgren with a "Report on the Fossil Plants of the Payette Formation", by Frank Hall Knowlton. Maps and illustrations. 2) The Gold and Silver Veins of Silver City,

Lot: 1556 - Chicago National Mines Company Archive

Archive of material from Eliza R. Sutton. 1) 26 x 12" broadside with plenty of photographs and maps. 2) 31.5 x 11" broadside promoting Beaumont Oil. 3-5) Three stock certificates issued to Eliza Sutton. 6-14) Letters on Letterhead. 15) 1902 Filed

Lot: 1557 - By-Laws & List of Officers of the Oshkosh Cons.

12 pages. Offices at Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine. Organized in Maine. No date. Printed by Commercial Print, Bangor. As these are by-laws, there is no discussion of the actual mining property or location. On the first page, someone crossed out the

Lot: 1558 - Maine Mining Letters, Covers and Reports

Reports from: 2 reports from Tapley Copper Mine, 1880; 3 reports from Manhattan-Tapley Copper Mines, 1883; Small drawings of Tapley and Manhattan mines; Letter from L. Taylor, manager of the Portland Smelting Works with advertising cover, 1883; and 2

Lot: 1559 - 1838 Report of the Maryland Mining Co. (by

Very early mining report by a very famous mining geologist! This was right around the beginning of the Georgia/North Carolina Gold Rush. 27 pages. Coal mine located near Frostburgh, Allegany County, Maryland. Printed by Scatcherd & Adams, New York.

Lot: 1560 - Michigan Area Mining Stock Certificates

Lot of 5 different. Included: Adventure Consolidated Copper Company (1899, stamp and punch cancelled), Ahmeck Mining Co. of Michigan (1923, stamp and punch cxl, beaver vignette), Lake Superior Iron & Chemical Co. (1907, pen cxl, Lake Superior

Lot: 1561 - Michigan Mining Ephemera

Four Michigan mining paper pieces. One check from the office of the Quincy Mining Company on Lake superior. Pictorial check. Another pictorial check for the Pennsylvania mine in red ink. Also includes two stock certificates for the Calamut and

Lot: 1562 - Minnesota Gold Mining Company

Stock certificate for the Minnesota gold mining company. It's a pictorial stock with a prospector and dog in upper left corner, and miners in the forest in the center. Embossed stamp in lower left corner. $.25 revenue stamp in lower right. Dated

Lot: 1563 - Framed William A. Clark Autographs on Mining

Three different Moulton Mining Co. stock certificates, two signed by famous copper magnate W. A. Clark. Blue, green, black. Clark was instrumental in the development of mining at Butte. His fortune has been passed along in many ways, including the

Lot: 1564 - Marysville, Montana Mining Check Collection (Ghost

Lot of 21 checks from The Montana Company, Limited, in Marysville, Montana, issued in 1886. 3.75" x 8.5" with varying levels of soiling. Marysville was at one time the largest producer of gold in Montana. The original claim which became the

Lot: 1565 - Four Montana Mining Stock Certificates

Lot of 4 different. Includes: North Butte Mining Company (1909, mining vignette, cancelled); Jardine Mining Company (1922, cancelled); Parrot Silver & Copper Company (1909, cancelled); and Middle Fork Mining Company (unissued, c.1880s).

Lot: 1566 - Preliminary Report of the United States Geological

By FV Hayden, Washington. 538 pages of text with it including index. Includes for numerous foldout maps (5) and illustrations (64) throughout. Tight binding in contents. Usual dark brown government boards with weekly struck gilt spine. This is an

Lot: 1567 - Upper Missouri Mining and Prospecting Co. Stock

Stock certificate for the Upper Missouri Mining and Prospecting Company. Pictorial stock with the image of a prospector and a dog in the upper left and miners in the mine in the center. $.25 revenue stamp, dated May 30, 1866. Beautiful piece.

Lot: 1568 - Austin Area Mining Stock Certificates

Lot of 4. Included: 1) Hider Nevada Copper Company (Lander County). No. 61, issued for 3,000 shares in 1907. Punch cancelled. Three mining vignettes. Folds with separation. 2) Nevada Birch Creek Mining Company. No. 1012, issued for 60,000 shares! to

Lot: 1569 - Two Good Austin Mining Checks & a Stock

Lot of 3. 1) Two checks: First National Bank of Nevada, 1867, for $20 in coin, signed by Reese River Cons. Mining Company; and Manhattan Silver Mining Company of Nevada check for $20,000 in gold issued in 1871 in New York. Both checks have stains. 2)

Lot: 1570 - Liguria Gold & Silver Mining Company Stock

Not seen by us before. Inc. 1876. Location: Spanish Belt Mining District, Nye County, Nevada. The Spanish Belt District, discovered in 1867, organized in 1875, was later known as the Barcelona District. It was located about 7 miles from Belmont,

Lot: 1571 - Quinterro Mining Company Stock Certificate

Rare, possibly the only known stock certificate for 250 in the Quinterro Mining Company issued April 23, 1868. Located in the Philadelphia District of Belmont, Nevada, Nye County. State: Nevada City: Belmont Date: 1868

Lot: 1572 - Five Different Bullfrog, Nevada Mining Stock

Lot of 5. Included: The Bullfrog Victor Mining Company (1906, not cancelled), The Bullfrog North Star Mining Company (1906, not cancelled), Montgomery Mountain Mining Company of Bullfrog (1905, not cancelled, poor condition), Montgomery Shoshone

Lot: 1573 - Four Bullfrog Mining Stock Certificates

Lot of 4. Best is for The Homestake King Consolidated Bullfrog Mining & Milling Co. (No 4817, issued 1909, not cancelled). Also: Gibraltar Mines Syndicate (No. 2039, issued 1906, not cancelled) and a pair of certificates for the Sunset Mining &

Lot: 1574 - Three Different Bullfrog Mining Stock Certificates

Nice trio in very good condition. 1) Spearhead Bullfrog Mining Company. Issued 1906 for 1,000 shares. Not cancelled. Allegorical vignette. 2) Bullfrog-Banner Mines Company. Issued 1908 for 1,000 shares. Not cancelled. 3) Bullfrog-Red Oak Mining

Lot: 1575 - Three Different Bullfrog Mining Stock Certificates

Three different. 1) The Gold Bar Annex Mining Company. Issued 1906 for 1,000 shares, not cancelled. 2) The Homestake King Consolidated Bullfrog Mining & Milling Company. Issued 1908 for 500 shares, not cancelled. 3) Bullfrog Gold Bar Mining Company.

Lot: 1576 - Two Pioneer District, Nevada Mining Stock

Lot of two. Pioneer District, Nye County (near Bullfrog). 1) Ruby-Pioneer Mines Company. Inc. in Utah. No. 51, issued for 10,000 shares to John Horlick on June 1st, 1908. Signed by C.E. Allen as president and the company secretary. Not cancelled.

Lot: 1577 - Candelaria, Nevada Mining Stock Certificate Pair

Two different. 1) Candelaria Mines Company. Issued in 1922 for 100 shares. Not cancelled. 2) New Candelaria Mines Company. Issued 1924 for 500 shares. Not cancelled. Very attractive certificate with blue border and vignette of mine. State:

Lot: 1578 - Three Carson City Area Mining Stock Certificates

Three different. Included: United Gold Corporation (1909, not cancelled), The Bullion Hill Mining Company (1906, not cancelled), and The Longfellow Gold Mining and Milling Company (1908, pen cancelled, three mining vignettes). State:

Lot: 1579 - Churchill County Mining Stock Certificate Pair

1) The Eagle Consolidated Gold Mining Company. Inc. in NV. Eagleville, Churchill County. No. 300, issued for 1,000 shares Mary E. Clement on Dec. 19, 1900. Signed by Charles Clement as president (her husband? brother?). Not cancelled. Green border,

Lot: 1580 - Two Churchill County, Nevada Mining Stock

Two different. 1) Chicago Dixie Mining Company. Office in Fallon. Inc. in Nevada. No. 508, issued for 200 shares to A.W. Martindell on Fed. 28th, 1908. Signed by the president and secretary. Not cancelled. Eagle vignette. Folds, toning. 2) Desert

Lot: 1581 - Two Churchill County, Nevada Mining Stock

Two different. 1) Nevada Lincoln Mining Company. Issued 1916 for 100 shares. Not cancelled. Three mining vignettes. Folds, some toning. 2) Quartz-Chalk Mountain Mines Company. Issued 1926 for 1,000 shares. Not cancelled. Orange border and eagle

Lot: 1582 - Lee Comstock Mining Company Stock Certificate

Extra rare Lee District, Death Valley. Inc. in Nevada. No. 369, issued for 84 shares to J.H. Rickel on November 26th, 1907. Signed by S.F. Lindsay as president and Paul DeLaney as secretary. Not cancelled. Gold corporate seal and three mining

Lot: 1583 - Diamondfield, Nevada Mining Stock Certificates

Lot of 5 from this small mining camp ghost town located 5 miles northeast of Goldfield that was founded in 1903 and boomed in 1904. Included: Diamondfield Triangle Mining Co. of Nevada (1907, mining vignettes, not cancelled); Diamondfield Extension

Lot: 1584 - B. P. O. E., Ruth Copper Pit Mining, Pin

Rare pin with ribbon. Monument to Mining "Ruth Copper Pit", State Convention BPOE, Ely, Nevada, 1926. State: Nevada City: Ely Date: 1926 FHWAC#: 39662

Lot: 1585 - Ely, Nevada Mining Stock Certificate Collection

Lot of 9 different. Included: The Pittsburg Ely Copper Company (1908, not cancelled, smelter vignette), Boston & Ely Consolidated Mining Company (1919, punch cxl), Ely Consolidated Copper Company (1910, for 60,000 shares!, not cancelled, allegorical

Lot: 1586 - Nice Group of Ely & Pioche Mining Stock

Lot of five different. Includes: Ely Consolidated Copper Co. (1911, not cancelled, folds); Nevada Silver Horn Mining Co. (Pioche, 1922, not cxl); Pioche X-Ray Mining & Milling Co. (1909, stamped Promotion Stock, folds); Ely Gibraltar Mining Co.

Lot: 1587 - Very Early, Territorial, First North Extension

Incorporated in 1861. Number 107 for 10 shares issued to William E. Shimmin on February 28m=, 1862. Signed by president Alex Gamble and secretary Solon Pattee. Vignette at top of a cherub-like child with dog and safe. Printer was Britton & Company. 5

Lot: 1588 - Miller Gold Mining Company Stock Certificate

Location of Mine: Cold Mountain District, Esmeralda County, Nevada. Inc. in New York. No. A2735, issued for 50 shares to D.F. Verdenal on July 1st, 1881. Signed by the vice-president (William McCaulley) and secretary. Not cancelled. Printed by

Lot: 1589 - Oriental Gold Mining Company Stock Certificate

Location of Mine: Gold Mountain District, Esmeralda County, Nevada. Inc. in New York. No. A925, issued for 50 shares to the company secretary, D.F. Verdenal. Also signed by the president (A.D. Breed). Not cancelled. Brown border, vignette of

Lot: 1590 - State Line Gold Mining Co. No. 3 & 4 Stock

Two different sought-after certificates, both identified on stock as Gold Mountain District, Esmeralda County, Nevada. 1) Co. No. 3. Stock A2982, issued for 50 shares to D.M. Francis on July 16, 1881. Signed by Lee Shyrock (president) and D. Yirdinal

Lot: 1591 - Eureka, Nevada Mining Stock Certificate Trio incl.

Lot of 3 different. 1) Eureka Tunnel Consolidated Mining Company. No. 19, issued in 1884 for 20 shares. Signed by John Pardy as secretary and Reinhold Sadler as president. Sadler's signature is pen cancelled. Sadler was the 9th governor of Nevada

Lot: 1592 - Geology of the Eureka District, Nevada

"Geology of the Eureka District, Nevada with an Atlas" by Arnold Hague. Published by the US Geological Survey. 11.75" x 9", 419 pp. Also included: Eureka Mining District, Professional Paper by Thomas B. Nolan. Includes several fold out maps.

Lot: 1593 - Hoosac Consolidated Gold & Silver Mining Co. Stock

Very rare. Inc. in New York. Location of Works: Eureka, Nevada. No. 178, issued for 50 shares to H.S. Babcock on June 29th, 1878. Signed by the president (Rollins) and secretary. Not cancelled. Black border and vignette of miners working underground.

Lot: 1594 - Two Eureka, Nevada Mining Stock Certificates

1) Eureka-Croesus Mining Company. Inc. in Delaware. No. 77992, issued for 1,000 shares to Amos H. Sibley on July 29th, 1927. Signed by the president (Torres) and secretary (Wilcox). Not cancelled. Allegorical vignette. Folds and toning. Properties

Lot: 1595 - Sheet of Ruby Hill Tunnel & Mining Company Stock

Sheet of four consecutive unissued stocks (509-512) for this company located on Prospect Mountain, Eureka County, Nevada. Printed on yellow paper by A.L. Bancroft & Co. Lith., SF. Sheet is approx. 16" x 9.5" with some creases. State:

Lot: 1596 - St. Peters Consolidated Gold & Silver Mining Co.

Inc. in Illinois. Mine located in the Antelope District, Eureka County, Nevada. No. 99, issued for 20 shares to William Whalen, the company president on August 17th, 1887. Also signed by the company secretary (Fay). Not cancelled. Silver seal and

Lot: 1597 - Nevada Fairview Mining Company Maps

Lot of four. 1) Blue print map of elevations showing surface assay results. Also shows the proposed tunnel. 501 to 1"". Map is 24x13". 2) Reverse 16x11" map showing the locations of the individual mines. Includes the Bluff, Gold Coin, Fraction, etc.

Lot: 1598 - Nevada Hills Mining Company Stock Certificate

Rare. This was a major Fairview mine. Inc. in South Dakota. Location of Mines: Fairview Mining District (Churchill County). Nevada Hills was a smaller town built above Fairview and slight closer to the mines. Certificate No. 3053, issued for 100

Lot: 1599 - Bull Hill Nevada Gold Minngn Company Stock

RARE stock certificate from Fay, Nevada. Fay is on the Nevada / Utah border. Number 159 for 2,500 shares to G. N. Smith. Signed by president AH Sproule and Secretary DH Rotcher(?). Three small mining scene vignettes on top. Stamped Treasury Stock.

Lot: 1600 - Nevada Garfield Excelsior Mining Company Stock

Extra rare Garfield Mining District (Mineral County, Nevada). Inc. in Nevada. No. 129, issued for 500 shares to Bessie Colyer on April 24, 1921. Signed by the president and secretary. Not cancelled. Green border and seal, eagle vignette (top center)

Lot: 1601 - American Mining Company Stock Certificate

Inc. in California, 1867. Location of mine was Gold Hill, Nevada (Comstock Lode). No. 767, issued for 20 shares to A.J. Donner on Dec. 22, 1870. Signed by the president (Harrison?) and secretary (JM Buffington). Not cancelled. 25 cent adhesive

Lot: 1602 - Three Different Gold Hill Mining Stock

1) Curtis Consolidated Mining Company. No. 701, issued for 100 shares in 1880 to H.S. Stone, the company secretary. Also signed by the president. Not cancelled. Pinholes, clean. 2) St. Louis Mining Company. No. 5154, issued for 100 shares in 1911 to

Lot: 1603 - Two Different Gold Hill Mining Stock Certificates:

Two important Gold Hill mines. 1) Exchequer Mining Company. No. 756, issued for 200 shares in 1900. Pen and cut cancelled (repaired). Ink fading. 2) Potosi Mining Company. No. 355, issued for 50 shares in 1905. Corporate signatures are punch

Lot: 1604 - Trail Canyon Mining Company Stock Certificate

Offices in Tonopah. Mines located in Gold Mountain Mining District, Nevada. Inc. in South Dakota. No. 31, issued for 1,000 shares on June 24th, 1907. Signed by T.L. Oddie as president and the company secretary. Not cancelled. Brown border and eagle

Lot: 1605 - Gold Park Mining & Milling Company Stock

Rare location. Gold Park, Nevada was discovered in the 1860s with mining lasting all the way into the 1940s. It straddled the line between Nye and Lander Counties. This certificate is No. 53, issued for 10,000 shares to G.A> Engle on April 10th,

Lot: 1606 - "The Unity, Volume 1, Number 1" (Goldfield Mining

This is a February 1906 prospectus in the form of a magazine. George Calhoun was the publisher and the president and general manager of the Unity Consolidated Mining Company. 14 photographs of the people involved and the mining area. One map and one

Lot: 1607 - Early Goldfield Mining Stock Collection (pre-1907)

8 pieces. Pre-1907 and thus pre-Wingfield consolidation. Included: Goldfield Kewanas Mining Co. (1906, not cxl), Desert Chief Mining Co. (1907, not cxl), Rochester Goldfield Mining Co. (1905, not cxl), Adams Goldfield Mining Co. (1905, not cxl),

Lot: 1608 - Five Scarce Goldfield, Nevada Stocks

A group of five scarce Goldfield certificates. 1) Goldfield Dominion Mining Company (SD), issued 1907 for 1000 shares. Two allegorical females. EF. Uncancelled. 2) Goldfield Double Triangle Mining Company (AZ), issued 1910 for 100 shares. Three

Lot: 1609 - Five Scarce Goldfield, Nevada Stocks- Second Group

A second group of five scarce Goldfield certificates. 1) St. IveÕs Gold Mining and Milling Company (AZ), issued 1909 for 3100 shares at Goldfield, Nevada. Issued to the Goldfield Merger Mines Company. EF. Uncancelled. 2) General Washington

Lot: 1610 - Goldfield Mining Stock Certificate Collection:

Lot of 6 certificates from claims with the same name as the big money makers in the gut of the district but are "extension." Unknown if they were related. Included: Sandstorm Extension Mining Co. (1905, not cancelled), Mohawk Extension Mining Co.

Lot: 1611 - Goldfield Mining Stock Certificates: "Gut" of the

Lot of 7 from mainstream mines located in the "gut" of the Goldfield District. Best is a gorgeous Mohawk-Daisy Leasing & Mining Corporation 1906 stock signed by M.J. Monnette, not cancelled. Others: Goldfield Combination Fraction Mining Co. (1908,

Lot: 1612 - Goldfield Mining Stock Collection (1907-1908

10 pieces. Covers period of Wingfield consolidation to Goldfield consolidation. Included: Goldfield Berkeley MC (1908, not cxl), Potlach Richards Leasing & Mining Co. (1907, 8,000 shares, not cxl), Florence Wheeler MC (1908, not cxl), Red Hill MC

Lot: 1613 - Goldfield Mining Stock Collection (Post-Wingfield

Lot of 15. From post consolidation by Wingfield. Included: Goldfield Ruby Hill MC (1912, not cxl), Sunset Mining & Dev. Co. (1915, not cxl), Silver Pick Cons. MC (1924, not cxl), Reorganizes Kewanas MC (1925, not cxl), Vernal MC (1912, not cxl),

Lot: 1614 - Great Bend Mining Company Stock Certificates

Lot of 4 different. Included: Goldfield Great Bend Mining Company (1907, not cxl, three vignettes), Great Bend Extension Mining Company (1909, multiple vignettes, not cxl), Great Bend Fraction Mining Company (1907, not cxl), and Great Bend Annex

Lot: 1615 - Round Mountain Mining Company Stock Book

Over 200 stock certificates from the Round Mountain Mining Company of Goldfield, 1907-1909. Back cover missing, front cover separated from the certificates. State: Nevada City: Goldfield Date: FHWAC#: 42217

Lot: 1616 - Second Annual Edition of the Mining and Investment

Bound! Amazing, important primary source documents. 60 pages full of local advertisements, mining men in Nevada, mines of Nevada and Nevada Mining Districts. Mining districts include Goldfield, Wonder, Tonopah, Fairview, Searchlight, Round Mountain,

Lot: 1617 - Seven Different Goldfield Mining Stock

Lot of 7. Nice group. All pictorial. Fair to good condition. Includes: Cracker Jack Mining Co. (1906, stamp and punch cancelled); The Atlanta Mines Co. (1905, punch cxl); The Rochester Goldfield Mining Co. (1905, not cxl); Mohawk Junior Mining Co.

Lot: 1618 - Geology and Ore Deposits of Goldfield, NV

Professional Paper 66, "The Geology and Ore Deposits of Goldfield, Nevada" by Frederick Leslie Ransome. Paperback, loose from binding, 11.5" x 8.75". Publication includes fold out map and great photos and other maps. 285 pp. Published by the Dept of

Lot: 1619 - Yellow Pine Mining Company Stock Certificate

Clark County. Inc. in Nevada. No. 7009, issued for 5,700 shares to Carrie & William Slayden on Oct. 2nd, 1928. Signed by the president and assistant secretary. Ornate border with multiple mining vignettes. Printed by the Stationers Corp., LA. Folds

Lot: 1620 - Large Mining Claim Map of Jarbidge, Nevada

Jarbidge mining map. 1911, by WW Fisk, made for the Twin Falls Development Company, Twin Falls, Idaho. 14.5 x 21", black on brown paper. Scarce. State: Nevada City: Jarbidge Date: FHWAC#: 43644

Lot: 1621 - Nevada General Gold Mining Company Stock

Rare. Inc. in Arizona. Location of Works: Johnnie, Nevada. No. 537, issued for 100 shares to James P. Morris on November 4th, 1907. Signed by the president (B.S. Stephens) and secretary (W.A. Stephens). Brown border and seal and vignette of mine.

Lot: 1622 - The Johnnie-Wonder Gold Mines Company Stock

Very rare. According to The Mining Investor (Vol. 48-49), the company owned five full claims and a fraction aggregating about 130 acres in the Johnnie District in Nevada with a vein showing gold, silver, and copper. Inc. in Arizona. No. 524, issued

Lot: 1623 - Five Different Manhattan Mining Stock Certificates

Lot of 5. Included: Manhattan Pine Nut Mining Co. (1906, not cxl, eagle vignette, stains), Manhattan Consolidated Mines Development Co. (1917, not cxl, vignette of smelter), White Caps Extension Mines Co. (1917, issued to vice-president, not cxl,

Lot: 1624 - Five Manhattan Mining Stock Certificates

Lot of 5 different. Included: Manhattan Jackson Mining Co. (1908, not cxl), Jumping Jack Merger Mines (1912, not cxl), Manhattan Big Four Mining Co. (1913, not cxl, nice mining vignette), Mustang Manhattan Reorganized Mining Co. (1917, not cxl,

Lot: 1625 - Manhattan-Nome Gold Tied Mining Stock Certificates

Lot of 3 stocks plus one bond for Manhattan companies with Alaska Gold Rush names in their titile. Includes: Manhattan-Dexter Mining Company of Nevada (1907, not cxl), Manhattan-Treadwell Gold Mining Company (1906, not cxl), Dexter White Caps Mining

Lot: 1626 - Seven Manhattan Nevada Mining Stock Certificates

Lot of 7 different. Included: Manhattan Giant Mining Co. (1906, cancelled, mining vignettes), Manhattan Thelma Mining Co. (1908, not cancelled), Manhattan Le Roy Mining Co. (1906, not cancelled, mining vignettes, gilt borders), Manhattan Mascott Gold

Lot: 1627 - Six Manhattan, Nevada Mining Stock Certificates

Lot of 6 different. Included: Manhattan Gold Mines Co. (1932, not cxl), Little Joe Gold Mining Co. of Manhattan (1906, not cxl, mining vignettes), Ogden Manhattan Mining Co. (1907, not cxl), Manhattan Higgins Mining Co. (not dated, issued to

Lot: 1628 - Two Oversized Manhattan Mining Stock Certificates

1) The Manhattan Gold Mining Company. No. 46, issued for 1,200 shares to the company president, C.E. Hegard on Jan. 134, 1906. Also signed by the secretary. Not cancelled. Eagle vignette. Printed by. H.S. Crocker & Co., SF. 9.5" x 12.5" Folds, some

Lot: 1629 - Geologist Office Collection

This is a really fun lot. The geologists office. This is a group of approximately 100 or more collectibles from a copper geologists office probably at McGill, Nevada. It contains Kennecott collectibles mining collectibles, rusty mining lamps and

Lot: 1630 - McGill Mining File Collection

This lot consists of five separate files for smelter returns at McGill, Nevada. This very important group of files from the 1930's and '40s show how the large mine and smelter at McGill needed quartz as flux for the processes. In order to get that

Lot: 1631 - Knickerbocker & Nevada Silver Mining Co. Stock

Rare certificate for this mine located in the Union Mining District, Nye County, Nevada. Low No. 9, issued for 10 shares to William Vaill on September 2, 1867. Signed by Nelson Curtis (president) and Nichols (secretary). Not cancelled. Printed on

Lot: 1632 - Pan-American Mining & Smelting Company Stock

Extra rare certificate for this major Pioche silver mine. No. 904, issued for 3,333 shares to Harrison Wagner on April 5th, 1904. Signed by the president (F. Howard Skinner?) and secretary (Harry Lindsley). Orange border with underground mining

Lot: 1633 - Ramsey-Nevada Mining Company Stock Certificate

Rare. Inc. in Arizona. No. 265, issued for 10,000 shares Dawson on March 2nd, 1908. Signed by the company president and secretary (Tisdall). Not cancelled. Attractive certificate with maroon border with mining vignettes and three larger vignettes at

Lot: 1634 - Ramsey-Ottawa Mining Company Stock Certificate

Extra rare Ramsey, Nevada mining certificate. Inc. in Arizona. No. 31, issued for 1,000 shares Dawson in 1909. Signed by the president and secretary. Not cancelled. Green border and eagle vignette. Printed by The Broun Co., New York. Folds,

Lot: 1635 - Three Round Mountain, Nevada Mining Stock

Lot of 3 different. Nye County. 1) Rarest is Eagle Mining Company of Round Mountain. No. 13, issued for 14, 514 shares to W.H. Woods on June 15, 1909. Signed by the president and treasurer. Not cancelled. Green border and seal and multiple mining

Lot: 1636 - Two U. S. Geologic Maps: Ruby Hill and Eureka,

1) 19.5 x 15". F. A. Clark Topographer and Arnold Hogue geologist. 1882 annual report from the U. S. Geological Survey. 2) Same as number one, but smaller. Ruby Hill Mining District. 1881. By Hogue and Clark. State: Nevada City:

Lot: 1637 - McGill and Smelter Concentrator Real Photo

(1) Smelter and Concentrator, (2) Concentrator, (3) Trestle at McGill. Probably Gallagher photographs. State: Nevada City: Smelter / McGill Date: c1910 FHWAC#: 22765

Lot: 1638 - The Nevada Blue Ridge Mining Company Stock

Extra rare Tecoma, Elko County, Nevada. Tecoma was known as a railroad stop for mines in other districts. Few local mining companies were ever formed. Certificate No. 44, issued for 100 shares to the company secretary E.W. Wiggins on Feb. 15th, 1881.

Lot: 1639 - Wyandotte Silver Mining Company Stock Certificate

Rare Tem Piute Mining District, Lincoln County, Nevada. Inc. July 25th, 1878. No. 434, issued for 150 shares to James Clews on Oct. 21, 1879. Signed by the vice-president and secretary. Not cancelled. Yellow colored paper trimmed tight. Folds and

Lot: 1640 - Collection of "Divide" Mining Stock Certificates

Lot of 28 different! Includes: Goldsmith Divide MC, Divide City MC, Aladdin Divide MC, New Sutherland, Harmill, Consolidated Silvers, Inc., Silver Divide MC, New Alto,Northwest Divide MC, Keystone Divide MC, Grimes, Pay Divide MC, Thomson, Lucky Boy,

Lot: 1641 - Collection of Pre-1907 Tonopah Mining Stock

Pre-consolidation. Lot of 9 different. Some great pictorials! Also have a Jim Butler autograph. Included: South Tonopah Consolidated Gold MC (1902, mining vignette, not cancelled), Tonopah-Aspen MC (1903, stamp cancelled, 20,000 shares!), Great

Lot: 1642 - Halifax Tonopah Mining Co. Stock Certificate

Classic Nevada autograph. Certificate No. 2397, issued for 1,000 shares to Norman P. Ellis, the company secretary, on Oct. 9, 1922. Signed by F.M. Smith as president and Ellis as acting secretary. Not cancelled. Brown border and fancy logo. Creases

Lot: 1643 - Prospectus for The United Randopah Mining &

8 pages with map of claims. Office in Randsburg. Company owned eight claims, 158 acres in the Tonopah Mining District: Liberty Bell, Little Gem, Home Ticket, Mountain View, General Custer, Antelope, Pacific and Rand. Includes three small "opinions"

Lot: 1644 - Tonopah "Divide" Mining Stock Collection

This lot is a binder containing 44 different issued Tonopah, Nevada mining stocks for mining companies with "Divide" in their name. Earliest is 1919 , latest is 1970, with most falling between 1919 and 1936. The Divide district was founded in 1917

Lot: 1645 - Tonopah Gold Mountain Mining Co. Stock Signed by

No. 792, issued for 500 shares to Al Smith on June 30th, 1904. Signed by Key Pittman as vice-president and the secretary. Both signatures punch cancelled. Three mining vignettes. Some toning and folds. 5.5" x 10" Key Pittman (1872-1940) was a lawyer,

Lot: 1646 - Tonopah Mining Stock Certificate Collection

14 certificates, all different. Includes: Tonopah & Goldfield Railroad Co. (unissued); Lone Star Cons. Mining Co. (1922, not cancelled); West End Extension MC (1927, stamp cxl, mining vignette); Mizpah Extension Co. of Tonopah (1902, not cxl,

Lot: 1647 - Tonopah Mining Stock Certificate Collection

Lot of 14. Includes: Gold Reef Cons. Gold & Silver Mining Co. (1905), South Tonopah Cons. Gold Mining Co. (1903), MacNamara Mining Co. (1914 & 1920), C.O.D. Leasing Co. (1910), Butler Gold Mining Co. (two from 1928), Rescue-Eula Mining Co. (1929),

Lot: 1648 - Tonopah, Nevada Mining Stock Certificate

Lot of 19 different. All but one are issued. Included: West End Extension, Tonopah Belmont Development Co., Tonopah North Star Tunnel & Dev. Co., West End Cons., MacNamara Mining & Milling Co., Rescue-Eula Mining Co., Jim Butler Mining Co., Tonopah

Lot: 1649 - Tonopah, Nevada Mining Stock Certificate

Lot of 11 (10 mining, one railroad). Included: Hannapah Mining & Smelting Co. (1906, not cancelled, mining vignette), Eastern Star Mining Company (1915, not cancelled), Gold Reef Consolidated Mining Co. (1927, not cancelled), Reorganized Carrie

Lot: 1650 - Star of Nevada Silver Mining Company Stock

Mine in Treasure Hill, Nevada. London-based company selling 5 shares to Thomas Woodburne on November 13th, 1871. Signed by the directors and secretary. Not cancelled. Offices at 28 Martin's Lane, Cannon Street, London. Printed by Riddle & Couchman.

Lot: 1651 - North Belle Isle Mining Company Stock Certificate

Location: Tuscarora District, Elko County, Nevada. Inc. June 25th, 1879. No. A324, issued for 100 shares to George B. Wilson on June 8, 1893. Signed by the president (E. Scott) and secretary. Not cancelled. Ornate blue border and company logo.

Lot: 1652 - Pair of Tuscarora Mining Stock Certificates

Tuscarora District, Elko County, Nevada. 1) The Star of Nevada Silver Mining Company, Limited. Issued in London, November 1871. Five shares to Thomas Woodburne. Signed by the directors and secretary. Not cancelled. 5.5" x 9.5" Bent upper left corner.

Lot: 1653 - Two Tuscarora, Nevada Mining Stock Certificates

Two different. 1) North Commonwealth Mining Company. No. A16, issued for 100 shares to E.R. Grant on Sep. 24, 1890. Signed by the president (E. Scott) and secretary (Pew). Not cancelled. Very ornate logo. Printed by J.J. Bloomfield, NY. Folds, some

Lot: 1654 - Two Different Unionville, Nevada Mining Stock

1) Sheba Gold & Silver Mining Company. Mines in Humboldt County, Nevada. Inc. in Utah. No. 1119, issued for 100 shares in 1904. Not cancelled. Three mining vignettes. Folds. 2) Universal Silvers Company. Inc. in Nevada. No. C7965, issued for 100

Lot: 1655 - Unionville Mill Photograph

Photograph of the mill at Unionville Nevada. Measures 3.5" x 5.5" mounted to board, rare Unionville mining photograph. State: Nevada City: Unionville Date: FHWAC#: 40439

Lot: 1656 - Nevada Shamrock Mining Company Stock Certificate

Pershing County ghost town. Mines located at Vernon, Nevada. Inc. in Nevada. No. 448, issued to 1,000 shares to the company president, A.A. Williams in 1911. Also signed by the secretary. Not cancelled. Stamped Promotion Stock. Green title, gold

Lot: 1657 - Adolph Sutro Photo and Silver Foil Stationary

Sutro's dream was to dig a tunnel from the bottom of the mountains to the Virginia City mines to drain the water that was a real problem and to haul out ore. The Bank of California, who owned the V&T Railroad, opposed Sutro every step of the way

Lot: 1658 - The Sutro Tunnel

The Sutro Tunnel. Report of the Commissioners and Evidence taken by the Committee of Mines and Mining of the House of Representative of the United States, in regard the the Sutro Tunnel together with the Arguments and Report of the Committee

Lot: 1659 - Four Comstock Tunnel Co. (Sutro) Documents

Lot of 4 that show the evolution of the Sutro Tunnel from the 1870s to the early 1900s. 1) 1874 supplement to The Daily Independent featuring Adolph Sutro's mining lecture w/ many illustrations. Folds, foxing, some separation. 2) The Comstock Tunnel

Lot: 1660 - Sutro Tunnel & Virginia City Ephemera

Great small group for the Comstock or Sutro collector. Lot of 4. 1 & 2) Two different broadsides: large (28" x 20.5") 1866 broadside that outlines the Articles of Agreement for the company; and an 1869 smaller (15.5" x 7.25") broadside (newspaper

Lot: 1661 - Sutro Tunnel Company Stocks & Newspaper

Lot of 3. 1) 1874 Adolph Sutro themed supplement to The Daily Independent featuring Sutro's mining lecture and illustrations. Foxing, folds, and tears. 2) Sutro Tunnel Company stock issued 1887. Co. now incorporated in California. Issued for 100

Lot: 1662 - Comstock Tunnel Company Bond Signed by Theodore

$1,000 bond No. 633 issued in 1889. Punch cancelled but not thru signatures. Signed by Theodore Sutro, president and H. H. Thayer, secretary. 54 coupons attached. Printed by The Homer Lee Bank Note Co., New York. The Comstock Tunnel was the

Lot: 1663 - 1878 California Mining Company Stock Certificate

10 shares to James Coffin, Trustee. Signed by EP Gordon and ?. Countersigned by Coffin. Six assessment stamps on back. # 83730. Folds, otherwise is nice condition. State: Nevada City: Virginia City Date: FHWAC#: 41741

Lot: 1664 - 45th Anniversary Program of the Virginia Miners

July, 4, 1912. Lots of ads, photographs (Comstock Soda Works, Pioneer Drug, Joseph Fredericks, Chung Kee, California Saloon, Fredricksburg Beer, Wah Lee Laundry,Gem Saloon, Nevada Brewery, Waldorf, Moana Springs, etc., and information. 5 x 8". 52

Lot: 1665 - Charter for the Hale & Norcoss Mining Company

Large certificate issued by the State of California, Department of State on December 27th, 1898 affirming that the articles of incorporation for the Hale & Norcorss Mining Company have been filed in San Francisco. Signed by the Secretary of State

Lot: 1666 - Comstock Mining Stock Certificate Group

Lot of 12 different that nicely represent some of the most famous of the Comstock mines. Includes: Curtis Consolidated (1880, not cancelled); Yellow Jacker Silver Mining Co. (1879, cut and stamp cancelled); Ophir SMC (1919, punch cxl); different

Lot: 1667 - Comstock Mining Stock Certificate Group

Lot of 10 different. Included: South Comstock Cons. Mines Co. (1909), Strong Point, Inc. (1986), Comstock-Keystone Mining Co. (1951), Spearhead Gold Mining Co. (1925), Best & Belcher Gold & Silver Mining Co. (1930), Comstock Tunnel & Drainage Co.

Lot: 1668 - Consolidated Virginia Mining Company Stock

1) # 6403 for 100 shares to Mrs. L H Hollister. Signed by secretary Havens and president Charles H Fish. Fish was an early arrival in Nevada and was the first Grand Secretary of the Grand Lodge of Masons in Nevada in 1865. The Con Virginia works had

Lot: 1669 - Five Different Nevada Revenue Checks incl. Fair &

Three Virginia City checks, one Austin, and one Carson. 1) Woodworth Mill, Bank of California, check with RN-D signed by John Mackay on Sept. 8, 1874. Punch cancelled signature. Cut cancelled check. 2) Trench Mill, Bank of California, check with

Lot: 1670 - Goodman Gold & Silver Mining Co. Stock Certificate

Devils Gate Mining District, Nevada. Dateline Virginia City, Nev. March 24, 1874. No. 73, issued for 100 shares to L.H. York. Signed by John Mills as president and Miles Goodman as secretary. Not cancelled. Two different vignettes of a prospector

Lot: 1671 - GT Brown Color Map of the Gold Canon Mining

Very colorful map showing the Belcher, Chapin, Comstock, Crown Point, Kentuck, Yellow Jacket, Overman, and California in color. Also shows locations of the Rhode Island Mill, Sapphire Mill, Imperial Mill, Petaluma Mill, Empire Mill, Douglas Mill,

Lot: 1672 - Four Mining Journals with Comstock Information

1-3) Mining & Scientific Press of 1879: (Sierra Nevada East Shaft, Ophir, Gould & Curry, Bullion, Julia, Comstock Studies, etc.) 4) Engineering & Mining Journal of 1893 (Engineer Eckart, Belcher, Justice, Savage, etc.). Condition varies.

Lot: 1673 - LOT WITHDRAWN

LOT WITHDRAWN. DO NOT BID.

Lot: 1674 - Comstock Print Collection

Comstock print collection with original prints from Harper's, Leslie's, etc. of all things related to the Comstock. c. 1870-1890. Approximately 30 pieces from the Comstock period, in excellent condition for the most part, and a great historical lot.

Lot: 1675 - Mainstream Comstock Mining Stock Certificate

Lot of 12 certificates from the most famous of the Comstock Lode mining companies. Included: California Mining Co. (1882, not cxl), Hale & Norcross (1907 & 1909, punch cancelled), Mexican Gold & Silver Mining Co. (1911, punch cxl, and 1919, punch

Lot: 1676 - Mining Photograph of Four Men and Two Women

Although not identified, the lanterns are classic Virginia City. 5.25 x 8.5". Sharp focus. Wear on outside of photo and one rip on bottom. Someone has painted the flames into the photograph! Cool! State: Nevada City: Virginia City

Lot: 1677 - Three Key Comstock Figures on One Check: Mackay,

This is a fabulous check for Comstock history collectors. W.S. Hobart personal revenue check (RN-G), Nevada Bank of San Francisco, issued May 25, 1888 in San Francisco to Bonanza King John W. Mackay for $1,411.65. Signed by Hobart. The reverse of the

Lot: 1678 - Three Scarce Virginia City & Gold Hill, Nevada

Lot of 3 including a territorial. 1) Frankel & Block (Agency of Bank of California). They were mining stock brokers. Issued January 31, 1876 to Mr. E.L. Schulz for $2,374.50. Signed Frankel & Block. RN-D revenue imprint. Cut cancel, some toning.

Lot: 1679 - Two GT Brown Stock Certificates: Queen Mining Co.

Two different certificates illustrated by famous African American lithographer G.T. Brown. 1) Queen Mining Company. Located in the Flowery Mining District, Storey County (near Virginia City). No. 539, issued for 100 shares on April 6, 1876. Not

Lot: 1680 - Virginia City Check Collection

Lot of 24. Twenty-three checks and one copy of Sutro's mining lecture supplement in The Daily Independent. Checks incl: Woodworth Mill signed by John Mackay (soiled, 1875), The Pless Dredging and Reclamation Co. (Gold Hill, Nevada), Cons. California

Lot: 1681 - W. Rose & Co, Bureau of Mining Circular

We aren't sure exactly what to call this 3.25 x 5.5" paper. On one side is the fancy script title with their locations in Virginia City (corner of C Street and Taylor) and San Francisco (corner of Pine and Sansome). Contractors for Machinery and

Lot: 1682 - Virginia & Andes Corporation Stock Certificates

Dealer lot with 22 framed stock certificates for the Consolidated Virginia & Andes Mining Corporation. Contains gold-seal and three pictorials of miners and a mill in the vignette. Neat-looking stocks and they open at less than 3 dollars apiece for

Lot: 1683 - Four Nevada Mining Town Scene Real Photo Postcards

Identified as Ely on back of one postcard, but probably a satellite town of Ely. Looks like office buildings, dormitory, and other buildings. Nice set! Tailings visible in front. State: Nevada City: White Pine County Date:

Lot: 1684 - Two Wonder Mill Photographs

1) The Nevada Wonder Mill. Photo by Walter Browden. Photo has some fading and is lifted a bit from mount. 2) View of Wonder, Nevada. Photo by Walter Browden. Faded, and torn in center. During the camp's first years several mining companies started

Lot: 1685 - Two Wonder, Nevada Mining Stock Certificates incl.

Two different. 1) Monnette Wonder Mining Company. Mines in the Wonder Mining District, Churchill County. No. 141, issued for 500 shares in 1907. Signed by M.J. Monnette as president and Wheeler as secretary. Not cancelled. Three mining vignettes.

Lot: 1686 - Unique Wonder, Nevada Photo Album

This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to own a/the premier Wonder, Nevada photograph album. 50 photographs. 17 photos identified as G. H. Richardson (mispelled Richaroson on many). Others have the same look and feel and have been cut out. We are

Lot: 1687 - Three Yerington, Nevada Mining Stock Certificates

Lot of 3. Included: 1) Yerington Mountain Copper Company. Issued for 100 shares in 1919. Not cancelled. Very nice looking design with mining vignette. Crisp. 2) Yerington Consolidated Copper Company. Mason Mining District, Lyon County. Issued for

Lot: 1688 - "Washoe" Mining Stock Certificates

3 Stock certificates with Washoe in the name. One is for The Washoe Tool Manufacturing Company from New York that made hand tools like picks and shovels for miners and regular civilians, started in 1860 and the bond was issued in 1865. 3 Coupons

Lot: 1689 - 20 Different Nevada Mining Stock Certificates

Lot of 20. Includes: Mineral Mountain Mining Co., Genii Cons. Mines Co., Eureka Silver Lick Extension Mines Co., U.S. Consolidated Mines, Inc.,Black Bear Cons. Mining Co., Blue Ridge Midway Gold Mines Co., Reorganized Carrie Silver Lead Mines Corp.,

Lot: 1690 - Second Group of 20 Different Nevada Mining Stock

Lot of 20. Includes: American Eagle Mines Co., Nevada Birch Creek MC, The Realization Co., Angleus Mining & Leasing Co., San Rafael Cons. MC, Gertrude GMC, Idaho-Nevada Cons. GMC (bond), Argyle MC, Gold & Silver Circle MC, Engineers' Choice, Inc.,

Lot: 1691 - Third Group of 20 Different Nevada Mining Stock

Lot of 20. Vast majority are mining. Includes: Cactus Nevada SMC, The Quicksilver Corp., Submarine Gold Dredging Co., California-Nevada Creamery Co., Eldorado-Enterprise GMC, Aladdin GMC, North American Dredging Co. of Nevada (bond), The Associated

Lot: 1692 - Fourth Group of 20 Different Nevada Mining Stock

Lot of 20. Includes: El Camino Oil Co., Nevada-Commonwealth M&MC, Nevada Coalition GMC, Nevada Homestake MC,Premier Paymaster MC, Oro Belle Cons. MC, Gold Crown Cons. MC, Dog Creek Placer Co., Pacific Copper Co. West Star MC, Cons. Mining & Refining

Lot: 1693 - Bristol & Castleton, Nevada Mining Stock

Lot of two certificates. Bristol and Castleton are Nevada ghost towns located near Pioche. 1) Prince Consolidated Mining Company. (Castleton). Inc. in Utah. No. 4535, issued for 1,000 shares to W.H. Clark in 1925. Not cancelled. Ornate logo.

Lot: 1694 - Central Nevada Mining Stock Certificates

Lot of 4 different from Simon, Quartz Mountain, Silver Hill, and Broken Hills. Included: Simon South Silver Mines Co. (1919, punch cancelled, mining vignettes); Reorganized Broken Hills Silver Corporation (1930, not cancelled, mining vignettes);

Lot: 1695 - Eastern Nevada Mining Stock Certificates

Lot of 5 different. Included: Ferber Copper Company (1917, not cancelled), Argyle Mining Company (1925, not cancelled), Tenabo Mining & Smelting Company (1910, not cancelled), Nevada Packard Mines Company (1919, not cancelled), and Consolidated

Lot: 1696 - National and Mountain City, Nevada Mining Stock

Lot of 3 different. 1) National Mining & Tunnel Company. Issued in 1911 to A.L. Baker for 215,000 shares. Signed by the president (Fisher) and secretary (Grisson). Not cancelled. Folds, toning. Allegorical vignette. 2) Mountain City Copper Company.

Lot: 1697 - Nevada Mining Stock Certificate Collection (16)

Lot of 16 different. Many unknown to us. Included: Banner Dev. Co. (1930), Oro Amigo Platino MC (1929), Black Mammoth Cons. MC (1955), Uncle Same Mining & Milling Co. (1902), Sunnyside Lead-Silver MC (1927), Genesse Valley Copper Co. (1915),

Lot: 1698 - Nevada Mining Stock Certificates (11)

Lot of 11, including one bond. Includes: Consolidated Mining & Refining Co. (1924, not cxl); Mornington Mining Co. (1923, not cxl); Valley Gold Mines Inc. (1936, not cxl); Mineral Mountain Mining Co. (1929, not cxl, heavy soiling); Black Bear

Lot: 1699 - Nevada Mining Stock Certificates (9)

Lot of nine different. Includes: Operator Cons. Mines Co. (1934, not cxl, vignettes); Mineral Mountain Mining Co. (1927, not cxl); Silver Pick Cons. Mines Co. (1931, not cxl, heavy soiling); Sunnyside Lead-silver Mining Co. (1927, stamp cxl,

Lot: 1700 - Nevada Mining Stock Certificates: Rawhide & Bovard

Two different. 1) Rawhide Coalition Mines Company. No. 1872, issued for 100 shares to U.G. Persing on Aug. 29, 1908. Signed by the president (E.W. King) and secretary (R.M. Van Dorn). Not cancelled. Crown vignette. Pinholes, folds, and creases. 2)

Lot: 1701 - Nevada Mining Stock Certificates: Rye Patch,

Lot of 4. Included: Rye Patch Agnes Mining & Milling Company (1926, not cancelled, three mining vignettes), Getchell Mine, Inc. (two issued and cancelled, 1946 & 1949, eagle vignettes), and unissued for Winnemucca Mountain Mines Company (with photo

Lot: 1702 - Nevada Mining Stock Certificates: Seven Troughs,

Lot of 4 different. Included: Luning Consolidated Silver Mine Co. of Nevada (1921, stamp and punch cancelled, mining vignette), Seven Troughs Coalition Mining Company (unissued but signed by corporate officers), Atlas Wonder Mining Company (unissued,

Lot: 1703 - Nevada Salt Marshes in Mining & Scientific Press

Two volumes: September 27 and March 29. Both volumes have information on Nevada Salt Works. Also a nice Colorado River look. Includes all the usual mining reports, engineering reports, and other issues. State: Nevada City:

Lot: 1704 - Nice Nevada Mining Stock Certificate Group

Lot of six different. Includes: The Manhattan Union Mining Co. (1906, not cancelled, folds with some separation); Butte Boys Cons. Mining Co. (1929, not cxl, deep folds); Nevada Co-operative Mining Co. (1914, not cxl, folds, stains and hole at top);

Lot: 1705 - Nine Different Nevada Mining Stock Certificates

Lot of nine. Includes: Holly Consolidated Mines Co. (1924, not cxl); Morington Mining Co. (1921, not cxl, deep folds); Syndicate Hydraulic Mines Inc. (unissued); Operator Consolidated Mines Co. (1936, not cxl, vignette); Gibraltar Silver Hill Mining

Lot: 1706 - Packard Extension Mines Co. Stock Certificate

Stock certificate for the Packard Extension Mines Company for 1,000 shares in 1916. It is the only Packard Extension Mines stock certificate we have ever seen and it is an unusual and beautiful green Nevada mining stock piece. State:




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