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Auctioneer Holabird Western Americana 775-851-1859
Auction Date Dec 12 Auction
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Reno, NV
Time 09:00AM
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Lot: 4000 - Angels Camp Ice & Soda Works Seltzer Bottle

Choice Condition . Rare. Very Rare! State: California City: Angels Camp Date: FHWAC#: 42829

Lot: 4001 - McGee Soda Bottle from Benicia

Classic B. J. McGee soda bottle from Benicia. medium aqua, applied top, c1870. Never touched by cleaners, some slight original inside stain, otherwise pristine.Bubbles. His business was known as the Union Soda Works. Scarce. State: California

Lot: 4002 - Pearson Bros. Bodie Soda Bottle

A beautiful medium blue aqua Pearson. Never touched by bottle folks, this is a new discovery to the Bodie collecting world, coming out of a very old western collection. Appears to be dead mint. A beauty. Please inspect. The original glass stopper is

Lot: 4003 - A. Monroe Gravitating Stopper in Deep Blue Aqua

A. Monroe, Eureka H. B. (Humboldt Bay), Cal. Gravitating Stopper embossed base. This bottle is one of the prettiest Gravitating Stopper bottles you'll ever see. Heavily whittles with good crudeness in the glass, the color is nothing short of

Lot: 4004 - Deamer Soda Bottle

Beautiful Deamer applied top soda bottle, with "W.E.D." on reverse. medium aqua, sparkling pristine. c1875. Deamer came to California for the gold rush in 1851. He moved around the central mother lode region with the soda business and stopped in

Lot: 4005 - Extra Rare Grass Valley Whiskey Back Bar Bottle

Lot of three. Choice bottle. Great Display piece! Back bar bottle is c.1895-1910. Also A Grass Valley Souvenir Plate and a Buffalo Cafe Reprint. State: California City: Grass Valley Date: FHWAC#: 42830

Lot: 4006 - Farrell Grass Valley Blob Soda

J. A, Farrell, Grass Valley with large "F" on reverse. Beautiful deep blue aqua, applied top, clean and pristine. A choice central Mother Lode region soda from the 1860's. This one is a beauty. State: California City: Grass Valley Date:

Lot: 4007 - R. H. Williams, Grass Valley Soda Bottle

This Hutchinson Soda Bottle is in a color we have never seen before. (Perhaps the selenium glass has been irradiated?) 7" tall. Lots of bubbles from manufacturing process. One 1 cm crack below the first 'S'' in 'Grass'. State: California City:

Lot: 4008 - Excelsior Soda and Mineral Water

Excelsior Soda and Mineral Water Factory blob soda, applied top in a pretty green aqua. Los Angeles, circa 1875, "rare", but in our experience extremely rare. The company was run by Aockerblum & Saur. This specimen is sparkling clean with character.

Lot: 4009 - Los Angeles Soda and Mineral Water Factory

Choice aqua Los Angeles soda bottle with applied top. 1875-1884. H. W. Stoll on reverse. Stoll was a prolific advertiser, and some of his colorful advertising material is known in collections today. These bottles are "rare" according to Markota, but

Lot: 4010 - Nevada City Soda Works

Beautiful medium aqua blob soda with applied top. 1880's. Classic Mother Lode soda, a bit more common than Farrell and very desirable. In the 1870's Siebert ran a brewery, and moved into soda water in the 1880's. Clean, mine, pristine with original

Lot: 4011 - Two Varieties of the New Almaden Soda Bottles

Two varieties of the New Almaden soda bottles . Here are the 1860's clean aqua bottle with "W&W" embossed on the reverse (surface bubble break at right base edge) with some nice elongated bubbles, and a blue-aqua example of the 1879 dated variety

Lot: 4012 - Alden & Campini Druggists bottle & two Coke

Lot of 3: 1) Alden & Campini Druggists bottle, chips at top, 4" tall; 2&3: two green 6 oz. Coca-Cola bottles 7 3/4" tall. State: California City: Placerville Date: FHWAC#: 42219

Lot: 4013 - Pearson's Hutch Soda, Placerville

Pearson's Soda Works Hutchinson soda bottle. Straight line embossing, variety 2 in Markota, c1892-1902. 6.25" tall. tooled top. State: California City: Placerville Date: FHWAC#: 43633

Lot: 4014 - 13 Sacramento Soda Bottles

Lot of 13: one brown, several green, all sizes. Aristo Mineral Water and Siphon Co., Wilson Mfg. Co., California Bottling Works(2), Shasta Water Co(3)., Kist Beverage, "Schnerr"(3) Sac-Cal, O C Beverages, Buffalo Brewing Co.(brown),. State:

Lot: 4015 - M & R Soda bottle

Deep cobalt blue, with M R / Sacrimento on front and Union Glass Works / Phila on reverse. 7 1/2" tall, with 2 cracks near top. So Martin Rancich's solda bottles spelled Sacramento correctly. The soda works existed from 1851-1863. Rare. State:

Lot: 4016 - 1850's Cudworth Soda

A. W. Cudworth & Co. applied top, pontiled soda bottle in bright forest green. One of the scarce varieties, rectangular slug plate with "Cal," underneath San Francisco. Circa 1856. An outstanding example, please inspect. Cudworth took over Chase's

Lot: 4017 - Babb & Co. San Francisco Soda, Gold Rush

Babb & Co. soda in medium green, pontil, applied top. bubbles. Never touched by the "cleaners", this is a relatively choice example. please inspect. 1852-1854. EArly gold rush. This bottle also comes in shades of green, aqua and light blues.

Lot: 4018 - Taylor & Co., Valparaiso Chile

A classic Taylor & Co. soda from Valparaiso, the stopping point for all ship travelers around the horn to the CAlifornia Gold Rush. The San Francisco firm of Taylor & Co. had three separate factories: Valparaiso, San Francisco and Eureka. This

Lot: 4019 - Three Acme Beer Bottles

Three paper label brown bottles from Acme Breweries. Two quart size: one "Victory Size" one "Party Size". Pint sized bottle's label is wounded but was a malt tonic. State: California City: San Francisco Date: FHWAC#: 42222

Lot: 4020 - Three Choice Octagonal Sodas from San Francisco

Champagne Mead (1871-2)[dug Carson City, 1976), dark blue-aqua with character; J. N. Gerdes (1873-1877) in medium aqua; and McEwin (1863-70) in light aqua. All three appear pristine, please inspect. All were made in SAn Francisco and used during the

Lot: 4021 - Williams & Severance, San Francisco

Deep cobalt blue applied top, pontiled soda bottle"Soda and Mineral Waters" on the reverse. This is a classic California Gold Rush relic, made between 1852-1854. Clean, appealing. RAre. There is a bubble burst at base, and a "ping" in another spot on

Lot: 4022 - Three City Chase, Gold Rush Bottle

Chase Mineral Water Co, embossed from San Francisco, Stockton and Marysville. Pontil, applied top, medium forest green, bubbles. About as good an example of this rare bottle as you'll ever see. This is the only Gold Rush era soda bottle embossed with

Lot: 4023 - Two Rare Spaulding Drug Bottles

Two of the early Spaulding drug bottles. Thee are the two pictured in Ghost Towns and Medicines, page 347 (the top two). They are the older of the Spaulding bottles, probably dating to the beginning of his business in the late 1880's to early 1890's.

Lot: 4024 - Summit Mineral Water Bottle

One of the classic Summit Mineral Water bottles of Jacob Hoehn. (See Nevada Bottle Book, Vol 1). Hoehn brought the mineral water down from Summit Springs by wagon to Sacramento. This bottle is blue aqua, and is a choice example, please inspect. Clean

Lot: 4025 - Empire Soda Works, Vallejo Blob Soda

Empire Soda Works/ (patterns)/ VAllejo// (Large Eagle). Applied top, long neck, deep blue aqua to light teal, heavily whittled. c1874-79 (the long neck and applied top indicate it is probably not post-1880). This soda factory was run by Frank and

Lot: 4026 - Pikes Peak Whiskey Flask

One of the very popular Pike's Peak whiskey flasks embossed with the miner facing left with stick and bag and pick thrown over the shoulder, hollow oval at base, eagle with ribbon on top on reverse with another blank oval. Applied top, average aqua,

Lot: 4027 - Liberty Eagle, Willington Glass, Slope Top

A rare variety of the popular Wlillington Liberty Eagle whiskey flask in dark green, flat base, circa 1860. 8" tall. Slope top, applied, all striations still present (not buffed). Sparkling clean and mint, with no apparent chips or dings. This is a

Lot: 4028 - Eagle with Flag & Shield Cobalt Blue Soda

Choice cobalt blue, applied top, pontiled soda with a full face embossed eagle sitting on top of a shield flanked by US flags on both sides, with sun rays over the top. "Superior Soda WAter" embossed on the reverse. From Harmer Rooke sale April, 1992

Lot: 4029 - Hollister & Co. Honolulu Blob Soda Bottle

The Hollister bottle come sin a number of bottle shapes, styles and colors. A wonderful five bottle suite can be seen in Elliott & Gould Hawaiian Bottles of Long Ago, page 65, and two more on p66. Of the blobs, there are eight different of this

Lot: 4030 - GAR Whiskey Flask

Grand Army of the Republic National Encampment, St. Louis, MO, 1887. 2.75" x 2.25", metal covered in fabric on cord with ribbon and sequin boutonnire at end. Very rare. State: Missouri City: St. Louis Date: 1887 FHWAC#: 42038

Lot: 4031 - Thaxter in Amber

This is the ultra-rare amber Thaxter from Carson City. Thought to be only three or four known, it is one of the great Nevada rarities. The bottle may date to the late 1870's or perhaps 1880. It must have had a specific content, though newspaper

Lot: 4032 - Trib-A-Liniment For Sprains

This is the ultra-rare Trib liniment bottle. For decades, this was the only known specimen. Clear, light purple, clean and problem free. 8" tall. The bottle was probably made about 1897, and is considered a patent medicine bottle. The remedy of that

Lot: 4033 - James Dewar Hutchinson Soda Bottle

One of the rare Nevada hutches, the James Dewar of Elko in round slug plate, aqua. Tooled top, strong embossing. Circa 1895. Dewar was one of several Scottish emigrants to Elko to go into the soda water business. Most also became either miners or

Lot: 4034 - Goldfield Bottling Works Co. Soda Works Sparkling

Goldfield Bottling Company Soda Works, a sparkling dark purple clean example. This choice rare crown top soda has only a minor ding on the base. The large embossed letters G.B. Co. are visible on the front, and are an abbreviation for the Goldfield

Lot: 4035 - Duncan's Drug Store Bottle

Choice, mint Duncan's drug bottle from Reno (1908-1914) in selenium glass (turns slight yellow, versus the manganese glass that turns purple.) Clean, beautiful, This is the example shown in Ghost Towns and medicines, page 118. Duncan got his start in

Lot: 4036 - Septimus Hoole Drug Bottle

The very rare Septimus Hoole drug bottle. oval, flat base (no embossing), c1877. Mint, except for some stain as originally found. These incredibly rare bottles were all found in one outhouse by Tony Gospodnetich and Leroy Felch, along with one stray,

Lot: 4037 - Tonopah Drug Co.

Tonopah Drug Co. bottle, clear, 6.25" tall. A classic Nevada mining camp, Tonopah was part of the Nevada mining boom of 1900-1910, with major gold-silver deposits discovered. This bottle dates to about 1907. The company was a prolific user of

Lot: 4038 - Cole Aqua Patent Medicine Style Drug Bottle

This is the A. M. Cole aqua patent medicine style bottle. It is pristine and is the example shown in Ghost Towns and Medicines, page 99. Applied top. These scarce bottles (about a dozen or less known) date from the circa 1865-1870 period. At least

Lot: 4039 - Three Virginia City Bottles

1) A Lernhart, Druggist, Virginia City, Nevada. 4". 2) W. A. Perkins, Virginia, Nevada. 5". 3) B. F. Shaw, Virginia City, Nevada. 5". Make sure you purchase Fred's new Bottle Book on Drug Store bottles! Lots of information on all three bottles and

Lot: 4040 - Van Alstine Drug Shot Glass

The Van Alstine shot glasses were virtually unknown until the early 1980's, when about 4 were found. Clear, clean, with a mild imperfection top center. Van Alstine ran Yerington Drug in the teens just before WW1. This is the example shown on p 386 of

Lot: 4041 - Nevada Ghost Town Bottles

This is a nice group of seven bottles dug in Western Nevada ghost towns. The items are from Belmont, Aurora, Pinegrove, and Carson City, found between 1957 and 1973. The items include an Adolf Harris amber whiskey flask, a miniature Kelloggs whiskey,

Lot: 4042 - Milk Can and Milk Bottle

Crescent Milk, Reno, Nevada can and Nagli's Sanitary Dairy milk bottle, Niles California. State: Nevada / California City: Date: FHWAC#: 41665

Lot: 4043 - Pioneer Exchange Whiskey Flask

Martin Lutz, clear pint, strong embossing, tooled top, clean and mint. c1900-1908. A beautiful example. If you are a token collector, the Pioneer Exchange tokens are usually available for a nice pairing. State: Washington City: Seattle

Lot: 4044 - A. B. Stewart 8 Sided Medicine Bottle

Rare variety of A.B. Stewart bottle from Washington territory. Clear, 7" tall, not pictured in Ghost Towns and Medicines where the lengthy story of Stewart appears. Stewart was from a family that emigrated to Canada as missionaries. Under harsh

Lot: 4045 - PATENT Pontil Ale embossed bottle

Black bottle,, 8 3/4 " tall, 4" diameter. Embossed PATENT at top. Illegible embossed bottom, the words "glass works" are legible. Chip at top. State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 42218

Lot: 4046 - 15 Beer and Whiskey Bottles

Beer and whiskey bottles, most are embossed. Lot includes: Seipp's, Chicago; Lash's Bitters Co.; T.G. Thorne Old Bourbon Whiskey; Roth & Co.; and more--15 bottles total. State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 41442

Lot: 4047 - Bottle Collector Color Group

Four nice antique bottles from an old collection. Two western whiskies: Kellogg in pint with original embossed top(Barnett 778), Hall Luhrs in pint; Gilka gin in yellow amber (folks love these bottles because of the shape and the embossed scene on

Lot: 4048 - Fancy Top, Rye Whiskey Back Bar Bottle

Clear 11" back bar whiskey with "RYE" in white/red enamel. Swirl fluted shoulder with the constricted top neck and over large top. Unusual. no chips or dings. State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 42268

Lot: 4049 - Hartwig Bitters with Labels

Very fine example of a Hartwig Bitters in milk glass with labels on two sides. Both labels show damage but are readable. Applied top, no chips. 9.25" tall. This is a German bottles that was very popular in America in the late nineteenth century.

Lot: 4050 - Hostetter's Bitters

Nice clean problem free Hostetters Bitters in medium amber. Six log. three dots on the base, applied top, huge drip. A shade over 10" tall. Circa 1870's. A beauty. State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 42266

Lot: 4051 - Pair of Whiskey Decanters for Searchlight, Nevada

Scarce whiskey decanters from the 1960s or 70s. Choice Nevada collectibles. State: Nevada City: Searchlight Date: FHWAC#: 42406

Lot: 4052 - Whiskey decanter for Ezra Brooks

"Me and Jim found Tonopah Nevada." Original Brooks decanter. Empty, 1972. Rare. State: Nevada City: Tonopah Date: 1972 FHWAC#: 42407

Lot: 4053 - Collection of Three Mining Decanters

Two are identical gold panners made by Ezra Brooks 1969. Approximately 10 inches tall. The third is a throw in item. Please see photo. State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 42707

Lot: 4054 - Pair of Gold Miner Ceramic Whiskey Containers

Made by Lionstone whiskey, 1969. Porcelain. Nice condition. State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 42706

Lot: 4055 - Two Coal Mining Whiskey Decanters

Two whiskey decanters of a coal mining team. Both by Commonwealth Distillery. 1970s. 11 inches tall. Nice mining theme! State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 42446

Lot: 4056 - Patriotic Eagle Pitcher

Eagle with shield and two American flags. Some color has worn off. Otherwise in great shape. 12.7 inches high. 6 inch base diameter. State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 42668

Lot: 4057 - A.W. Kenison & Co. Brewer Pictorial Calendar

A complete calendar from this brewer in Auburn known for his bottles. Illustration is "My Old Kentucky Home" and shows sunset/sunrise on country road. Some scuffs to illustration. Overall calendar is in nice shape. 15" x 18" State: California

Lot: 4058 - Rare Risque Saloon Cigarette Cards from Grass

These seven early cards (2 5/8 x 1 1/2"). Six say "Tietjen & Parsons / White Labor / Cigar Factory / Grass Valley, Cala." Their shop was at 103 Main Street. State: California City: Grass Valley Date: 1888 FHWAC#: 42861

Lot: 4059 - Cutthroat Saloon Cover for Lotto Tickets

Plastic cover with ad for Cutthroat Saloon, Lotto & Lottery Tickets, Markleeville, CA, 916-694-2150. State: California City: Markleyville Date: FHWAC#: 39669

Lot: 4060 - Inglenook Winery Postcard Group

Lot of 8. King of the early California cabernet sauvignon! 1) Two early cards with the same exterior view. One mailed in 1912 and the other in 1916. 2) Six unused RPPCs: five of the same exterior view of the winery (four are identical, one has

Lot: 4061 - Western Liquor Licenses & Photo - Perfect for the

Lot of three. 1) Nicely framed 1915 Saloon license to E & B Branchini(?) in Sonoma. 2) Framed photo of what appears to be a miners cabin or small two bed dorm room with two men prominently holding Schlitz beer. 3) 1877 US Liquor License. Issued to

Lot: 4062 - Marble Saloon Sign from Midas, Nevada

"Kirby's Bar is like going from Currier & Ives to the Old West of Frederick Remington. A pot bellied stove warmed us and kerosene lamps provided the light. An honest-to-god Old Coot pours the drinks and occasionally utilized the strategically placed

Lot: 4063 - Extremely Rare California Saloon Tip Tray

"California Saloon / Virginia City, Nevada / Albert Schnitzer, Prop." Produced by Lina. Copyright by K. T. Company of Cincinnati. Very nice condition. A few small worn spots on sides. Color is still pristine. We do not know of any others! State:

Lot: 4064 - Iroquois Beer Sign and Coaster

Metal Iroquois Indian Head Beer sign and coaster. State: New York City: Buffalo Date: FHWAC#: 41440

Lot: 4065 - Pabst Beer Steel Hoop

Pabst Beer steel hoop. Barrels of all sizes were made from vertical strips of oak called staves held tightly together by horizontal steel hoops. In order for this to be watertight, the staves were tapered so they could create a circular cross-section

Lot: 4066 - Rare Clysmic, Reverse Glass Sign

Rare. Sparkling Clysmic, King of Table Waters. Reverse glass in black, gold lettering sign with hanger. Small chip on top left corner. Clysmic Spring Company, Waukesha, Wisconsin. State: Wisconsin City: Waukesha Date: FHWAC#: 41641

Lot: 4067 - J. Walkers Vinegar Bitters Adv. Mirror

Brass advertising mirror for J. Walkers Vinegar Bitters--The Great Blood Purifier--Give It A Trial--Sold By All Druggists. Front side in good condition, mirror side is rusted and cracked. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 41939

Lot: 4068 - Victorian Bawdy Mirror

Victorian bawdy mirror, red headed woman with rose lying on pillow. Good condition. State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 41937

Lot: 4069 - Two Advertising Mirrors

Two advertising mirrors: 1) "Cascarets Did It"--laxative advertising mirror, "All Going Out-Nothing Coming In--They Work While You Sleep." 2" diameter, good condition. 2) "this Maiden Was Dressed In Silk. She Drinks The Horlick's Malted MIlk. tea Or

Lot: 4070 - Victorian Woman Advertising Mirror

Compliments of the Boston Mutual Life Insurance Co., Victorian Woman advertising mirror. Oval, 2.75" x 1.75". Good condition, small crack on front, mirror side shows wear. State: Massachusetts City: Boston Date: FHWAC#: 41927

Lot: 4071 - Three Large Modern Beer Advertising Reverse Glass

Two pieces are identical reverse glass electrically lit Coors beer signs approximately 2 x 3'. The third sign is an Olympia beer's sign of the approximate same size. These two pieces are both framed and probably date to the 1960 to 1980. The lot also

Lot: 4072 - Pacific Club, Honolulu, Gaming Chip Collection

A choice set of 300 chips from the Pacific Club, Honolulu, Hawaii. This set of chips is well known to chip collectors and is very historic. These chips were used in the 1950s. The Pacific Club was housed in the estate where Princess Kailani was born,

Lot: 4073 - Two Arcadian, St. Louis Gaming Chips

Two choice early chips in red and blue in five and $10 denominations from the Arcadian, St. Louis. These two chips were originally promoted as river boat chips, but in fact are probably not original though appear to be quite old. State: Missouri

Lot: 4074 - Tahoe Biltmore Casino Gaming Token ($25)

$25.00 gaming chip from the famous Tahoe Biltmore Casino on the north shore of Lake Tahoe. Crystal Bay sits on the Nevada-California border, and the local casinos were famous for being the playground of Mr. Frank Sinatra. Excellent condition. 1.5"

Lot: 4075 - Tahoe Biltmore Casino Gaming Token ($100)

$100.00 gaming chip from the famous Tahoe Biltmore Casino on the north shore of Lake Tahoe. Crystal Bay sits on the Nevada-California border, and the local casinos were famous for being the playground of Mr. Frank Sinatra. Excellent condition, rare.

Lot: 4076 - Las Vegas Casino Gaming Tokens Collection

Souvenir board of gaming chips from famous LV casinos of the day. Many of these were legends at the time. Names like the Riviera, the Castaways, Circus-Circus and the Marina Casino are here, along with gaming chips and tokens. (10) different

Lot: 4077 - Harolds Club 1967 Calendar, et al

Lot of five. 1) March 1967 calendar of employees playing cards. 2) Gaming guide that explains how to play your favorite games. 3) San Francisco to Reno map. 4-5) Ads, ripped. "My friends, when seeing Reno town, make Harolds Club your goal, if by

Lot: 4078 - Nevada Gambling Ephemera (Bank & Postcards)

A Harrah's Reno slot machine bank (6") tall. Also 20 vintage postcards from Reno casinos and the El Capitan in Hawthorne. State: Nevada City: Reno Date: FHWAC#: 25300

Lot: 4079 - Reno Silver Gaming Token Collection

Limited edition Ten Dollar Gaming Tokens from various Reno casinos. Nine tokens: El Dorado, Peppermill, John Ascuaga's Nugget, Silver club (3). Silver Legacy (2) and the Comstock. Bi-metallic, the inner core being .999 pure silver. Each weighs 43.9

Lot: 4080 - United Stated Bicentennial Souvenir Casino Token

Bicentennial commemorative $25.00 token, rendered in .999 silver. From the Holiday Hotel and Casino, on the bank of the Truckee River. 1776-1976. Replica of the Eagle and Liberty Bell on the reverse, with the Holiday Hotel logo on the obverse. In

Lot: 4081 - Gambling Licenses for The Delta Bar in Virginia

Two State gambling licenses for The Delta Bar Games (Len Haffey, J. Viani, J. Zalac, E. Colletti) in Virginia City, Nevada. One was issued for the fourth quarter of 1951 ending December 31, 1951 No.229. The other one is for the second quarter of

Lot: 4082 - Antique Roulette Table Plus Gaming Chips

This is a fabulous antique gaming table purchased by the consignor in Virginia City, Nevada in 1960. The table is original, probably made by Mason & Company before gaming prohibition in 1910. The tabletop is lacquered felt, made by the Reno Gaming

Lot: 4083 - Handmade Sealskin & Leather Vest w/ Card Symbols

Handmade Sealskin & Leather Vest w/ card symbols. Probably handmade for a dealer at a casino. Incredible vest had display of card symbols--spade, diamond, heart and club hand sewn in suede leather on back. Jacket is lined in red silk. women's size

Lot: 4084 - Bag of Tahoe-Reno Gaming Tokens

Brilliant Uncirculated $1 copper gaming tokens from the Nevada Lodge Lake Tahoe and Nevada Club Reno. Original bag of 1000, sealed by the casino. From the great Fitzgerald Collection, and the last of any quantity of these tokens. Sold as a

Lot: 4085 - Second Bag of Reno/Tahoe $1 Gaming Tokens

Brilliant Uncirculated $1 copper gaming tokens from the Nevada Lodge Lake Tahoe and Nevada Club Reno. Original bag of 1000, this bag unsealed and uncounted. From the great Fitzgerald Collection, and the last of any quantity of these tokens. Sold as

Lot: 4086 - Four Ceramic Nevada Gaming Pieces

Two beautiful fall color plates from the Home CafŽ in Hawthorne, Nevada. Heavy China. Approximately 9 inches in diameter. Also, an 8 inch bowl from the Holiday in Reno with the sporting motif. The last piece is a drinking glass from Dick Graves

Lot: 4087 - Nevada Gaming Casino Chips

Lot of 17. All $5. Twelve Circus Circus, one Sam's Town in Las Vegas, two Four Queens of Las Vegas-one is commemorative, one Hotel Nevada in Ely, and one Baldini's in Sparks. State: Nevada City: Date: FHWAC#: 43800

Lot: 4088 - Five Caesars World Specimen 1990 Sinking Fund

12.5% Subordinate Sinking Fund Debenture Due 1990. 500, 1000, 5000, 1000, and blank. Unique and Amazing Condition! Names are punch cancelled. State: New Jersey City: Atlantic City Date: 1974 FHWAC#: 37228

Lot: 4089 - Harrah's Engraving and Proof 7.5% Bond

Lot of six items. Includes bond in four different stages. Many have notes written on them. Two sets of instructions from Harrah's to the printer. Includes a gorgeous mounted prototype that is cut and pasted on hard stock. Very unique and excellent

Lot: 4090 - Various Bar and Casino Tokens

Lot includes: 9 tokens for the Pot Belly Saloon, Campbell, CA; 1 for John Ascuaga's Nugget, Sparks, NV; 11 casino tokens--Caesars Tahoe, Harvey's Hilton, Sundowner, Lido, Harrah's, and more State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 41436

Lot: 4091 - Framed Original Tin Type of Three Men Gambling

Frame is 6.5 x 4.5". Photo is 3 x 2". Two men are looking distrustingly at the third. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 2820

Lot: 4092 - Pool Hall Lot

Great lot: five photographs of old pool halls, all matted 7" x 9" and one framed. Great photos! Also included an advertising card for The J. M. Brunswick & Balke Co., Billiard Table Manufacturers. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 43412

Lot: 4093 - Eight Postcards from Cuba Gaming Houses

Three of the cards are 1925 or earlier, a fourth card is approximately 1940, and the other three cards perhaps 1950s or 60s. Very nice group if you collect Cuba gaming chips or tokens. State: Cuba City: Date: FHWAC#: 43576

Lot: 4094 - Early Ivory Pictorial Gaming Chip

Gorgeous engraved gun, fishing rod and fishing creek pictorial chip on both sides. A choice original pictorial private gaming chip. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 43660

Lot: 4095 - Early Ivory US Gaming Chip

A nice early US ivory gaming chip with an eagle at the center. Crack through center. Choice and rare. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 43664

Lot: 4096 - Early Octagonal Gaming Chip

The Dexter Saloon, no. 25 on the reverse. These chips are not original and for years were sold as original. Sold here as a collectible art gaming piece. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 43579

Lot: 4097 - Early Pair of Gaming Chips

An early pair of gaming chips, circa 1900 to 1920. One is a fancy ivory 25, and the other has a flower with a red border. A pretty pair. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 43665

Lot: 4098 - Eight Different Mother of Pearl Gaming Chips

Round, octagonal and rectangle dollar. Denominations from 1 to 100. A nice group! Please inspect the photo. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 43668

Lot: 4099 - Four Different Foreign Gaming Chips

Four foreign gaming chips of different denominations and styles. One of the finest is a very ornate inlaid five chip, a second is a large oval ivory 100 and so forth. Please see the photo. A nice group. State: City: Date: FHWAC#:

Lot: 4100 - Four Different Ivory Gaming Chips

All different, with concentric circles. There are two choice pieces in this group, one the red with blue inner circle, and the other with three black lines. A nice group of ivory chips, circa 1900 or before. State: City: Date:

Lot: 4101 - Gorgeous Foreign Gaming Chip

Foreign chip with fancy blue patterns around the edge and a 100 denomination at center. On reverse are the initials of the person who had these made. Circa 1900 to 1910, engraved. Choice and attractive. State: City: Date: FHWAC#:

Lot: 4102 - Gorgeous Mother of Pearl Octagonal Gaming Tablet

500 value. Foreign, choice, very attractive, 1.5 x 2.35". State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 43661

Lot: 4103 - Nice Gaming Chip (20 Denomination)

Another gorgeous gaming chip, this one engraved in red with the denomination 20 and the owners initials on the reverse. Circa 1910 to 20. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 43663

Lot: 4104 - Star of Texas Ivory Gaming Chip

Star of Texas, U.S.M. Packet, $10, 1870. This chip is well known collect to collectors and thought to be not original. Nonetheless, it's highly collectible as an art gaming piece. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 43578

Lot: 4105 - Three Early Gaming Chips

Three chips, two with club patterns a third with the fleur-de-lis. Nice early chips, fine engraving. See photo. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 43673

Lot: 4106 - Two Choice French Gaming Chips

Two choice mother of pearl gaming chips from France. Both with pink coloration to some extent. The first one is Cercle d'Aix les Bain's, a second is a private chip. Very fine. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 43676

Lot: 4107 - Two Choice Ivory Gaming Chips with Crowns

A study on monarchies might reveal which country these come from. The engraving is ornate and detailed. These are as nice as you can get! State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 43671

Lot: 4108 - Two Foreign Gaming Chips

The first one is octagonal with a yellow color denomination 10. The second is a rectangular chip, ex Candore decus. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 43677

Lot: 4109 - Two Foreign Mother of Pearl Gaming Chips

Beautiful pair. The first is denomination 10 on a yellow colored mother of pearl with the initials JC. The second is a denomination 20 also from JC in pink. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 43666

Lot: 4110 - Two Mother of Pearl Gaming Chips

Two mother of pearl of chips. Octagonal, white and blue, with the initials AGS. Denominations 5 and 100. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 43674

Lot: 4111 - Two Nice Early Gaming Chips

Two nice early chips, perhaps circa 1910 to 20, with engraved flowers on both sides. A nice pair. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 43672

Lot: 4112 - White Mother of Pearl Gaming Chip

Has the denomination 25 on both sides. Choice. State: City: Date: FHWAC#: 43667

Lot: 4113 - Dawson Family History Part 1 - Arrival to America

From the fields of England to the land of Oregon, the Dawson family history is a fascinating look at one family's rich and very detailed history as immigrants to a new world. The first lot tells of Matthew Thorp Dawson and his wife Elizabeth Buxton

Lot: 4114 - Dawson Family History Part 2 - Zita Vinson

Zita Leota Vinson Dawson was born in Pueblo, CO on June 3, 1908. Zita would later move to Oregon and in 1926 she would marry Frank Dawson, the 7th child of Matthew and Elizabeth Dawson. The Vinson family was originally from Bellow Falls, Vermont,

Lot: 4115 - Dawson Family History Part 3 - Frank and Zita

In 1924 while working in California, Frank Dawson received a letter from his parents Matthew and Elizabeth insisting he come home and buy the part of Steamboat property. Earlier that year, Matthew and Elizabeth bought several acres in Steamboat from

Lot: 4116 - Spectacular 19th Century Model of Henry VIII War

Model of a war ship in ivory in enclosed glass case with wood base. The ship itself is 16" long and 12" tall, 4.5" wide. This is a spectacular, detailed model, constructed of ivory and brown wood or baleen. Cabinet made by David Air, New York.

Lot: 4117 - Napoleon I Sevres Porcelain "Casket" Box

Antique Early 19th Century French Napoleon Imperial Sevres Porcelain Box made De la Courtvill--Made in France. This is a beautiful example of French gilt dorŽ bronze work, with filigree and striking ornamentation. The painting on the lid is a

Lot: 4118 - Chinese Pen Box

Chinese porcelain pen box and cover hand painted with butterflies and flowers. Lid and box do not match, however they fit and were found together. This box was dug in San Francisco in the 1860's. 2-3/8" h x 7-3/8" l x 3.5" d. Good condition, small

Lot: 4119 - Mother of Pearl and Lace Fan

This framed (19" x 31.5") fan is probably from the 1700's-early 1800's, French or Austrian. The image is of cupids flying around a thoughtful looking woman. Trimmed in beautiful lace with an etched mother of pearl frame/handle. Exquisite. State:

Lot: 4120 - Murano Glass Chandelier, the Finest and Fanciest

Murano glass chandeliers are considered the finest of their kind in the world. Made in Venice on the island of Murano, the chandeliers represent some of the finest of all Venetian art glass. It is, quite simply, the best of the best. This

Lot: 4121 - Gold Alderman Badge

Gold Alderman badge from 1906. 38.5 gm by J. D. Young, 14K, Boston. Issued to Fred J. Kneeland. Great condition in original leather box. Beautiful. State: City: Date: 1906 FHWAC#: 41923

Lot: 4122 - Los Angeles County Deputy Sheriff Badge

Early Deputy Sheriff's badge for Los Angeles County California. Made by the Los Angeles Rubber Stamp Co. Worn blue inlay on the front and broken pin clasp on the back. State: California City: Los Angeles Date: FHWAC#: 40849

Lot: 4123 - Clark Co. Deputy Sheriff 6-Point Star Badge

Possibly a copy, (does not look like original's on back) 1910s-1920s Clark Co. Deputy Sheriff 6-Point Star Badge Las Vegas, Nevada. Nickel, 2.5". The badge is a six-point ball-tipped star in nickel with decorative details on each arm. State:

Lot: 4124 - El Paso Gold Fireman's Badge

El Paso Gold Fireman's Badge--47.6 grams. Fireman, El Paso Fire Department, H. C. Peterson. Engraved on back: Presented by Members EPFD on 20th Anniversary of Service, 8-6-45 to 7-6-65. Great condition. State: Texas City: El Paso Date:

Lot: 4125 - Original Shreve, Treat & Eacret Gold Watch and

Watch clearly says "Shreve, Treat & Eacret." In the original green leather box with a felt interior. Leather on box is deteriorating, there is missing material on the watch by the ten, and an hairline fracture runs from the center to the 10. George

Lot: 4126 - Thirteen Rings, Inlaid Stones

Silver rings are inlaid with various stones: 4 turquoise, 2 coral, 2 onyx, 4 mother of pearl, and 1 engraved silver. Rings range from size 7-8. Nice selection. State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 40332

Lot: 4127 - Gold and Blue Enamel Pendant Watch

Elegant, tiny ladies pendant watch with gold diamond shapes on the hours; gold rim and a beautiful blue enamel back with swirls of color. No identification of maker. State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 28114

Lot: 4128 - Gold Ladies Pendant Watch

Small gold watch, roman numerals set in mother-of-pearl face with beautiful floral engraving sides and back. "Sovereign" on the face. State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 28115

Lot: 4129 - Gold and Jet Personal Ring

10K Gold and Jet with diamond men's personal ring. Size 9. State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 42060

Lot: 4130 - Jewelry Scientific Devices

Three pieces: slide rule tie clasp (by Swank), two compasses encased in metal pendants. State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 39650

Lot: 4131 - Lucifers-Civil War Era Matches

Civil War period matches as issued. Single sheet camp and pipe lighter. Presented in a nice glass case. State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 41921

Lot: 4132 - Pipe: Fancy Vadnerwee Mirscaum Pipe.

Fancy scroll pipe from L. Vanderwee, Bd, Anspach, 82, Bruxelles. Inside has beautiful blue and royal purple lining. 8" long. Bowl measures 4" tall. State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 42818

Lot: 4133 - Pipe: Unidentified with Scroll Work

Small size - 4 1/2". Bowl is 1 1/2" tall. Scroll work in the form of a bird or dinosaur claw. State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 42819

Lot: 4134 - Original Brass "Tinderbox"

Very old, and original brass tinderbox with everything intact except the strikalite. It contains the original flint, cord, wood chips. A tinderbox is a container made of wood or metal containing flint, firesteel, sulphur-tipped matches and tinder

Lot: 4135 - Antique Bag Sealer

Six and a half inches long with bag of seals included. State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 42215

Lot: 4136 - Antique Ivory Dental Tooth Key

A fine ivory-handled antique dental tooth key. Iron shaft. This dental tooth extracting instrument has rotating bolster and claw. In its 100 years of use the key was developed and improved many times. In the key with a straight shaft ( " Key of old

Lot: 4137 - Antique Wood sled From Holland

This sled was brought to Nevada in about 1920 from Holland. Handmade original vintage Dutch timber sleigh/ sled. bentwood timber frame with metal supports and caps. State: United States City: Date: c.1910 FHWAC#: 41670

Lot: 4138 - Carriage Foot Warmer

Rare wood and punched-tin foot warmer, by an unknown maker, from the mid 19th century. A small tin bucket (now missing) would have been filled with hot coals and tucked inside; the punched holes on the top and sides allowed the heat to filter

Lot: 4139 - Wagon Spoke Shave

Antique spoke shave. Used, good condition. 11.5" long. The spokeshave is used to smooth curves cut onto stock. For generations of woodworkers, the spokeshave was a multipurpose tool used for shaping the seats, backs, and legs of chairs and in

Lot: 4140 - Ladies' Leather Gauntlets

Ladies' leather gauntlets, brown color, black cuffs, not leather from early 1900's. Well worn. State: United States City: Date: c. 1900's FHWAC#: 42037



Lot: 4142 - Two Antique Shaving Mugs

Shaving mugs were popular from 1860 to 1900. Many types were made, including occupational mugs featuring pictures of men's jobs. Both of these have an image of a bull, one with carving knife the other has several chef''s or butcher's tools. Both are

Lot: 4143 - Order of Red Men Tomahawk

Wood handle 10 1/2 inches long. Crude tomahawk head with eagle and "tote" inside. Possibly from the 1880s. State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 43570

Lot: 4144 - William Jennings Bryan Cane

Wooden walking cane with a William Jennings Bryan headpiece with the famous motto: "Free Coinage. 16 to 1" inscribed. 35 inches long. This cane was used for the 1896 Presidential election. Bryan was an American orator and politician from Nebraska,

Lot: 4145 - Victorian Bulldog Walking Stick

Victorian bulldog walking stick with celluloid bulldog and sterling silver base with sterling strap around bulldog's face. Celluloid was an inexpensive replacement for ivory beginning as early as 1850 or 1860. The bulldog motif is very realistic and

Lot: 4146 - Vintage Jaw "Jews" Harp

Vintage Iron Jaw Harp, Mouth Harp "Jews" Harp. Used by Mojave Indians, early trade item. From a prominent California archaeologist's collection. This instrument is considered to be one of the oldest musical instruments in the world; a musician

Lot: 4147 - Miniature Steam Engine

Weeden Manufacturing Company. 115 volts, 400 watts, catalog number 702. Bright red paint. On wooden platform. State: United States City: Date: c1930's FHWAC#: 42678

Lot: 4148 - Howard Pyle's Book of Pirates

Rare. "Fiction, Fact & Fancy concerning the Buccaneers & Marooners of the Spanish Main: From the writing & pictures of Howard Pyle, Compiled by Merle Johnson." Harper & Brothers Publishers, New York & London, 1921. Eight chapters and 23

Lot: 4149 - Rare Mickey Mouse Ephemera

Truly fabulous collection. 1) A very early, very rare Mickey Mouse 15" tall stuffed velveteen doll, from a time when Mickey really looked more like a rat! Incredible collector's item. Face is drawn on. Condition good, head a bit loose from neck,

Lot: 4150 - Three Chinese Signs

1) Wood sign. Gold lettering on a red background. Roughly translated to "The dragon's spirit engulfs the five directions, first and last the earth is Lord of wealth." Measures 19 x 12". 2) Beautifully framed sign. This is the largest. Frame measures

Lot: 4151 - Chinese Collectibles Lot (Bottles, Token, Etc.)

Three small apothecary bottles. Two metal coins, two plastic tokens. "Pacific 4 P.M. stamp with Chinese letters. Carved wood piece. State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 39657

Lot: 4152 - Duck Stamp Print, by Bruce Miller

Duck Stamp Print, by Bruce Miller, 1993. Print number 7390/14950. Signed by the artist. 17.5" x 18.75". Bruce Miller (1952- ) Original acrylic painting of a pair of canvasbacks by Bruce Miller of Mound, Minnesota. State: United States City:

Lot: 4153 - Advertising Postal Covers

Lot of 8 colorful advertising covers. State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 42251

Lot: 4154 - Advertising Postal Covers

Lot of 14 advertising covers from a wide range of companies. State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 42253

Lot: 4155 - Early Fire Extinguisher Postal Cover

Colorful cover from Hudson Manufacturing of Minneapolis to Sweet-Teller Hardware Company of Boise, Idaho. State: United States City: Date: 1928 FHWAC#: 42250

Lot: 4156 - Food Company Advertising Postal Covers

Lot of 8 postal covers from companies like Hershey Chocolate, Pillsbury Flour Mills, etc. State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 42252

Lot: 4157 - Livestock Advertising Covers

Five pieces of advertising covers featuring livestock companies. State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 42247

Lot: 4158 - Native American Advertising Covers

Lot of ten colorful advertising postal cover, many featuring Native Americans. State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 42248

Lot: 4159 - Tobacco Advertising Postal Cover

Envelope from Larus & Brother Co. of Richmond, Virginia to Falk Wholesale of Boise, Idaho. State: United States City: Date: 1929 FHWAC#: 42249

Lot: 4160 - Five Vintage US Mail Locks

Five vintage brass US Mail combination locks, engraved, REC'D U. S. Mail. Different numbers on back of each. State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 1917

Lot: 4161 - Trio of Fairbanks Postal Scales

Three scales that were adopted by the US government. Not functioning. Could be used for parts. State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 42100

Lot: 4162 - Illustrated English Furniture Guide & Historical

Lot of 5. 1) Partial contents of a book entitled Characteristics of Old Furniture Styles in England 1600-1800. About 75 pages with no binding, but fantastic illustrations of antique furniture. 12 x 10" 2) Four different partial volumes of The

Lot: 4163 - US Newspapers & Magazines (Most 1850s-1860s)

Lot of 10 pieces. Includes: two different copies of the New Yorker published in 1840 by Horace Greeley & Co. (prolific publisher, congressman, and passenger in famous Hank Monk stagecoach ride); two 1904 issues of Birds & Nature (with color

Lot: 4164 - Caving Prints Collection

Collection of caving prints that consists of 14 pieces from 1860-1890's. Print size ranges from 5" x 9" to 21" x 16" and have come out of newspapers, books, and stand-alone pieces. Great Grouping. State: United States City: Date:

Lot: 4165 - Instant Ephemera Collection

Large assortment of 121 billheads, 3 pristine cigar box labels, 21 political portraits from the 1860s, 2 photos of old cars, and 4 post cards from the 1910 Admission Day Festival. Billheads are mostly 1880s, some older, some newer. State: United

Lot: 4166 - Assorted Paper Ephemera

Assorted paper items from different places and on different topics including a Telegraph report and Cover to JW Garett with cover c. 1887. The Mitchell-Hoover Catalog of US Bureau precancels 7th edition, Hoover Brothers Publishing New York 1931.



Lot: 4168 - Unsorted US Check Collection (incl. Arizona,

Lot of 170. Some duplication. Many pictorial. Earliest is 1825 with other early Eastern checks. Checks from: DelNorte (Colorado), Leadville (CO), Philadelphia, Canisteo (NY), Mexico, Swansea (AZ), Parker (AZ), Los Angeles (Yellow Aster), Iditarod

Lot: 4169 - Antique Trade Advertisements

Over ninety trade cards featuring advertising from all over the country. Colorful, historical, comical. State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 42255

Lot: 4170 - Miscellaneous Stock Certificates Group

Lot of 5: various stock documents from all over the country, such as the Border Operating Co. Ltd. (2), the Mutual Co-Operative Mining Co. (2) and the Piqua Press Publishing Co. The (2) mining stocks feature attached dated receipts from 1915. All are

Lot: 4171 - Miscellaneous US Stock Certificate Group (Mining,

Lot of 11. Includes: Santa Rosa Water Works (1892); Illipah Basin Oil & Gas Co. (1920); Qua-Jack Lead & Zinc Co. (1918); Coxey Extension Car Step Co. (1914); Chippewa Mining, Manufacturing & Developing Co. (1903); Celtic Union Hall Assoc. of CA

Lot: 4172 - Miscellaneous US Stock Certificates & Bonds incl.

Lot of 39 pieces. Stocks include: Dix Mines, Ltd.; Holly Cons. MC; Clara-Swansea MC; Syndicate Hydraulic Mines Inc.; Black Bear Cons. MC; Nevada Birch Creek MC; U.S. Cons. Mines, Inc.; Nevada Victor Mining & Reduction Co. (bond); Noyo Grape Packing

Lot: 4173 - Pacific Telegraph & Telephone Group

Lot of 34. Most are documents from the Postal Telegraph-Commercial Cable Company, which was founded by Comstock mining millionaire John Mackay. Mackay wanted to create a domestic wire network to connect with the trans-atlantic cable. Headquarters

Lot: 4174 - Miscellaneous US Telegraph Collection

30+ pieces, most Western Union. Includes: 1899 Northern Telegraph Co. pass; booklet on Morse Telegraphy, 1868 telegram from New York to Austin, Nevada regarding ore receipts; 1882 Montana Territory telegram (Benton) on War Dept. letterhead regarding

Lot: 4175 - Watch Company Stocks & Ephemera

Lot of nine items. 1) From the Waltham Watch Company: five stocks, three issued (1929-45), all cancelled. Also, a pictorial lettersheet issued 1908 regarding watches repaired. 2) From the Elgin National Watch Company: two issued and cancelled stocks

Lot: 4176 - Premium Stock Collection

9 Stock certificates from various corporations that are all in good condition and are fairly high-grade pieces. Stocks include: United Printers and Publishers / Delaware / 1943, Tobacco Products Corporation / Virginia / 1923, Dewey and Almy

Lot: 4177 - Western Stock Collection

Over ten stock certificates and a Nebraska real estate first mortgage bond. Carson Mineral Rubber Company, Overlook Consolidated Mining Company, Massachusetts and New Mexico Mining Co. State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 28518

Lot: 4178 - Oil Painting of Stone Building by Stream

Oil painting of stone and wood building by stream. Possibly logging camp. Open cars on track. Artist unknown. Painting is 14.5" x 21.25", nicely framed in gold frame, 20.25" x 27.25". State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 43401

Lot: 4179 - Historical Print

"What Do You Want to Do with the Rifle', drawn by Gilbert Gaul [See story, "Why they Shut Down at the Higuerita."] Lithograph copy print, by Schein & Schein, Historical Prints, San Francisco. Framed 17.75" x 21.75". Appears to be hand colored. The

Lot: 4180 - Three Western Prints

1) Cabinet card of woman's 80th birthday, Oakland, 1881; 2) Litho image from page of "Uncle Tom's Cabin" by Harriet Beecher Stowe; 3) color postcard of: "Bringing in the Life Boat", postmark, 1907. State: United States City: Date:

Lot: 4181 - Lorne Greene Plaque

Lorne Greene plaque. 50th Anniversary Medal authorized by the Congress and the President of the United States, awarded in 1967 to Lorne Greene for outstanding contributions to American Agriculture presented by the Twelve Federal Land Banks. State:

Lot: 4182 - Meeting Hall Commemorative Sign

An inlaid metal commemorative sign previously on the side of a meeting hall built with the appropriations of congressmen. Reads as follows, "Members of the House of Representatives who made the appropriation for building the Hall and first met here,

Lot: 4183 - Musician Photographs

2 photographs total of Dude Martin and his Round-Up Gang and a group photo of Al Pearce, Edna O'Keefe, Cal Pearce, Jean Clarimoux, Norman Nielsen, Hazel Warner, Abe Bloom, Lord Bilgewater (Monroe Upton), Mac, Tommy Harris, Chas. Carter, Edna Fisher,

Lot: 4184 - Political Currency Group

Eight pieces of American political currency. Two small pieces advocating greenbacks to burn the bonds and bounce the national banker. One note for a quart of milk, on for a glass of beer. Five dollar note of "absolute money", Five dollar note

Lot: 4185 - Three Items from the Reyes Family

1) "The Women and Girl Workers of the Civil War, 61-65" ribbon. This was an early recognition of the roll of women during the Civil War. Probably early 1900's. Faded and fraying, but an early show of support for women in this country. 2) "Los

Lot: 4186 - Leatherette Box with Two Oval Photographs

This is a very interesting hand colored photographic piece in fabulous condition. Case measures 2.25 x 3.5". Photographs (appear to be from CDV) inside are of an older couple that are unidentified. Ovals are approximately 4 x 3cm. State: United

Lot: 4187 - Trophy Plate, Ladies' Trap Champion

Lenox china set in silver rim trophy plate, Ladies' Trap Champion, 1983. Enamel painting of Indian Chief by Harry Held. Embossed tomahawk on silver engraved "California Indians". State: United States City: Date: 1983 FHWAC#: 42032

Lot: 4188 - Two Indian Head Silver Spoons

Two Indian head silver spoons. One is a rare vintage medicine spoon--handle embossed "America". Back of handle engraved A. 1. Coin Silver Co. The other spoon is a demitasse, marked sterling and engraved on back of handle "July 29, 04". State:

Lot: 4189 - Two Pocketknives

Two identical pocketknives from the 1970's. Engraved pictorial in each side of trees and mountains and a golden eagle attached on each side, too. Blade has the number "200" on it. Both are new, never used. State: United States City: Date:

Lot: 4190 - Unidentified Early Fire Department Photograph

Two teams lined up in front of their hand pulled fire wagons. Many spectators are looking on. There is not a singe female in the photograph. Helmets are hard to read, but says "EAGLE." State: United States City: Date: c1875 FHWAC#:

Lot: 4191 - Naval and Royal Air Force Albums

Lot includes: Album of Modern Naval Craft, Album of Aircraft of the Royal Air Force, nine cards of various images. State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 41513

Lot: 4192 - World War II Flight Soldiers Silk Maps

Two color silk maps 1943 & 1944 showing Southeast China / Luzon Island and Japan. These maps were carried by air soldiers in case they crashed and needed to navigate back to safety. Silk meant they would be waterproof in case of an emergency water

Lot: 4193 - Six World War II Naval Covers

1) Launching of USS Helena in 1940. 2-3)1940 USS Helena business reply envelopes. Both with two two cent red stamps. 4) 1946 USS George Cllymer (spelling?). 5) 1944 censor envelope. 1942 'free' censored envelope State: Montana City: Date:

Lot: 4194 - Original Scientific American Broadside for German

45" x 16" Great original broadside from Scientific American showing the new German siege weapon that fires a 42cm shell. There is an exact size image of the shell in the background, as well as 5 illustrations: Grunson Armored Fort, two illustrations

Lot: 4195 - Mother and Child Daguerreotype by Chauncey Barnes

Barnes was active in Baltimore, Md. in 1844 and 1845, and in Mobile, Ala., in 1844 and 1852 to 1859. He was listed in Mobile from 1852 to 1859. From 1852 to 1858 he was listed at 48 Dauphin Street; in 1854 he daguerreotyped an eclipse of the sun, and

Lot: 4196 - Alaska Travel Booklet and Tusk/ Bone Slides

A travel booklet called "A Handbook of Vacation Trips in Alaska and The Yukon On The White Pass and Yukon Route". It is approximately 50 pages and illustrated in black and white. Also includes 2 Bone/Tusk Slides with gold nugget decoration. 1 Says

Lot: 4197 - Alaska Archive

Large group of Alaska items: "Alaska Fishing Fleet" 12 x 9" photo; Mount Denali photograph 19 x 11" ; picture of Garibaldi Park, British Columbia; framed photo of "Alaska Glacier Country"; "The Spell of the Yukon and other verses" hardbound book;

Lot: 4198 - Vintage Ulu / Flensing Knife (Alaska Gold Rush

This vintage ulu or flensing knife is from the Alaska gold rush period. Used for skinning seals, fish, etc. 7.5" long from handle to tip of blade. 6.75" long blade (from side to side). Metal blade, wooden handle. It has been in the Johnson family of

Lot: 4199 - Alaska, Canadian Pacific & Other Telegraph Group

Lot of 24. Includes: six White Pass & Yukon Route telegrams (post-1900) plus a telegraphic translation sheet; two Canadian Pacific Railway Co. telegraphs (post-1900); eleven telegrams from the Postal Telegraph-Cable Co.; three Western Union

Lot: 4200 - 1908 Miners & Merchants Bank, Bisbee Calendar

January. Picture of a rancher on a horse drawn sled with his cows tagging along. Frame is really impressive!!! 26 x 23" Calendar is 20 x 19". State: Arizona City: Bisbee Date: 1908 FHWAC#: 42825

Lot: 4201 - Group of Tombstone, A.T. Checks- 1880's (4)

A group of four rare 1880's Tombstone, A.T. checks. 1) Agency Pima County Bank, Tombstone, Arizona, 1881, payable to J.M. Chavez, signed by P.W. Smith, manager. RN-G revenue. 2). Cochise County Bank, Tombstone, May 1882. RN-G. Payable to "hauling

Lot: 4202 - Original Tucson, Arizona Territory Cabinet Card

Original cabinet card from Buchman and Company, Tucson Arizona Territory. Circa 1881 (Mautz). State: Arizona City: Tucson Date: c.1881 FHWAC#: 43562

Lot: 4203 - Arizona Map with parts of Sonora and California

9 x 18". Possibly accompanied R. Pumpelly's Narrative. c1859-61. State: Arizona City: Date: c1860 FHWAC#: 41840

Lot: 4204 - Two Arizona Indian Territories Maps

1) Indian Territories on the Upper Gila & Salt River Valleys. 13 x 13". Plate XI. 1907. 2) Arizona State Map. c1895. 13.5 x 11". State: Arizona City: Date: 1895, 1907 FHWAC#: 41839

Lot: 4205 - Picture of Armed Men Posing in Front of Stagecoach

This is a classic Western photograph. Ten men, most of whom are brandishing firearms, pose in front of a stagecoach that has painted along the top "Robbed By Jesse James Jan 15 1874." According to writing on the photograph, each man is identified by

Lot: 4206 - Choice Angels Camp Framed Photo

Wagon & early car on a muddy main street. Photographer imprint: Laval of Fresno, California (Charles "Pop" Laval). State: California City: Angels Camp Date: c1900-1910 FHWAC#: 42837

Lot: 4207 - Auburn Area Lumber Photo Collection

28 Photographs of logging and timber operations near Auburn California. Photos include natural scenes, trains, horses, camps and more that involve logging. Sizes range from 4x5 to 15x9. Duplicates. State: California City: Auburn Date:

Lot: 4208 - Auburn Reprint Collection

Over 110 reprints from Auburn and the Auburn area that includes scenery, animals, railroad, parades, buildings, and more. Huge, diverse collection. Mostly 8" x 10". State: California City: Auburn Date: FHWAC#: 40154

Lot: 4209 - Metal Invitation for Knight of Pythias Anniversary

Unique metal (aluminum?) invitation for the 42nd Anniversary celebration of the Knights of Pythias, Inyo Lodge No. 206, Bishop, California, February 20th, 1906. Two plates held together by ribbon. Front plate features engraving of lake and mountain

Lot: 4210 - Original Bodie, California Cabinet Card

Original cabinet card from the Occidental Gallery, Kemp and Coleman, Bodie. Circa 1880-1882 (Mautz). State: California City: Bodie Date: 1880-1882 FHWAC#: 43561

Lot: 4211 - Bodie & Mono County Ephemera

Lot of 32. Nice variety! 1) Bodie & Hawthorne Telephone & Telegraph Company stock certificate. Dateline Bodie, California, Oct. 17, 1892. No. 49, issued for 25 shares. Signed by Leggett as president and McCarthy as secretary. Not cancelled. Issued to

Lot: 4212 - Bodie Morning News and Bodie Standard News

1) Bodie Morning News, April 16, 1880. 2) Bodie Standard News, December 2, 1880. Both contain information on the town and lots of ads.- State: California City: Bodie Date: 1880 FHWAC#: 41830

Lot: 4213 - Two Bodie Daily Free Press

Two copies of the newspaper: December 6, 1879 and December 21, 1881. Includes Bishop Creek News and "Bodie Year in Review." State: California City: Bodie Date: 1879/1881 FHWAC#: 41828

Lot: 4214 - Two Bodie Newspapers: 1879

1) Bodie Morning news, July 15, 1879. News of the Bodie Tunnel and mines. 2) Daily Bodie Standard, July 9, 1879. List of assessments, ads, etc. State: California City: Bodie Date: 1879 FHWAC#: 41833

Lot: 4215 - Calico Print: Lost Mines, Tall Tales, and Western

Also volumes of the "Pony Express." 27 Volumes. Articles include Reese River, Reveille, Weaverville, Panamint, Frank Shorty Harris, Dan De Quille, Rawhide, Native Americans, William Wixom, etc. Great historical reference materials. Bound, but some

Lot: 4216 - Bidwell Brothers Revenue Stamped Document

Indenture for two lots in Chico, Butte County dated July 1, 1867 for the sum of $4000, between Thomas J. Bidwell and his older brother John Bidwell, founder of Chico, California. One lot is referred to as the one occupied by ÒBidwellÕs

Lot: 4217 - Clipper Gap and Texas Foothill Photographs

4 Photographs of Clipper Gap Train Station and Texas Foothill panoramas. Clipper Gap photos have a train and a man waiting for it. Scarce photos of both locations, early California shots. State: California City: Clipper Gap Date:

Lot: 4218 - Rare Downieville Birdseye

Rare birds-eye photograph of Downieville in Sierra County California. Image includes houses, a river, bridge, and surrounding mountains. 6.5" x 8.5" State: California City: Downieville Date: FHWAC#: 40159

Lot: 4219 - Kinner Airplane and Motor Corporation Stock

# LA 3360 for 100 shares to Forest U. Lake. Auto signed by Bayly and Porter. Folds, but in great condition. Airplane pictorial. Kinner Airplane & Motor Corp was an airplane and engine manufacturer, founded in Glendale, California by Bert Kinner in

Lot: 4220 - Belt with Metal "Grass Valley Hi' in middle

This is different. Metal plaque is 3.25" long. Belt measures 32" long. State: California City: Grass Valley Date: FHWAC#: 42821

Lot: 4221 - Grass Valley Parade Views

Fantastic collection with over 60 photographs and over 20 different shots of a Grass Valley parade. All are 3" x 5" and most have duplicates. Very nice grouping, good condition. State: California City: Grass Valley Date: FHWAC#:

Lot: 4222 - Grass Valley Ribbon Collection: Lot of five

1) Order of Owls, Next #1547. Three owls on medallion. 2) GVUM 1914 Picnic Committee. 3) Elks lodge # 538. Elk head medallion. 4) Same as above but letters have been worn off. 5) Nevada City Lone Pine Circle #1033. SS&C Companions of the Forest of

Lot: 4223 - Grass Valley Ribbon Collection: Lot of three

Three identical Knights of Pythias ribbons. One side for general use and the other for deaths. Condition varies from poor to excellent. State: California City: Grass Valley Date: FHWAC#: 42834

Lot: 4224 - Rare Native Sons of the Golden West Ribbon

"Quartz Parlor / No. 58 / N. S. G. W. / Grass Valley / California / Admission Day / 1910." Golden bear pictorial. Very nice condition. See photo. State: California City: Grass Valley Date: 1910 FHWAC#: 42831

Lot: 4225 - Three Rare Foresters of America Grass Valley

1) Very large (14") Court Pride ribbon. Has circular red, white and blue top and button that identifies this as F of A. Grass Valley. Excellent condition. 2) Another Court Pride of Grass Valley No. 8 ribbon. Black on one side. Excellent condition. 3)

Lot: 4226 - Hetch Hetchy Dam Completion Photograph

Birds-eye photograph of the completion of the O'Shaughnessy Dam at the top of the Hetch Hetchy Valley in 1923. Hetch Hetchy is known as "The Little Yosemite" and lies in the Northwestern region of Yosemite National Park. Good conditions 13.5"x 6"

Lot: 4227 - $250 Bond of Lake County, State of California,

Very rare, early California bond from the county of Lake, in northern California. Ten year bond was to mature on Jan. 1, 1881. Allegorical female, draped in U.S. flag at the left and a male flagholder, cornucopia and masts of a tall ship at top

Lot: 4228 - Small Lake Spaulding Panorama

We don't see thee very often. Spaulding Lake is at Emigrant Gap on the old wagon road over Donner. Identification by 'Dana' on back. Photograph measures 8.5 x 34." No glass in frame. Staining throughout. Spaulding. State: California City:

Lot: 4229 - Duo Framed Lake Tahoe Photographs

Nice combo! Photographs measure 9 x 11". Nice contrast in photos. State: California City: Lake Tahoe Date: c1920's FHWAC#: 42845

Lot: 4230 - Emerald Bay & Donner Lake Photographs

1) Emerald Bay Striking photograph with a steamer rounding the island. Photo measures 7.5 x 9.5". 2) Donner Lake c1915 (per back of photo). Photo measures 9 x 19.5." Both frames should be replaced. State: California City: Lake Tahoe Date:

Lot: 4231 - Rare Lake Tahoe Panorama

Nice panorama of Lake Tahoe. Steamer in bottom center of photograph. Photo identified as "Lake Tahoe, California from Glenbrook." Photo measures 8.5 x 34". Excellent condition and strong contrast. State: California City: Lake Tahoe Date:

Lot: 4232 - Tahoe Hotel Business Card

R. M. Watson proprietor. He was an early resident and the first constable in Tahoe. He did leave Tahoe to join the Klondike Rush, but returned. "Situated at Tahoe City, at the Headwaters of the Truckee River. The Center of the Bet Game and Fish

Lot: 4233 - Tahoe Tavern Sterling Silver Spoon

Forest scene on bowl and fish on handle. State: California City: Lake Tahoe Date: FHWAC#: 42806

Lot: 4234 - Lake Tahoe Lumber Company "Indian Fire Pump"

Everyone who worked in the forest used to carry one of these. The first defense against fire. This one is painted in black, "Lake Tahoe Lumber Company, Tahoe City." Top says "Indian Fire Pump, Trade Mark, Pat. Applied For, Made in USA by D. B. Smith

Lot: 4235 - Souvenir of Los Angeles and Vicinity Booklet

Souvenir booklet for Los Angeles that has pictures, landmarks, and information about Southern California and empty space for the visitor to write in or place photographs. 5" x 6" Copyrighted 1887, by Ward Bros., Columbus O. State: California

Lot: 4236 - History of Los Angeles County

1st edition. History of Los Angeles County California with illustrations Descriptive of its Scenery, Residences, Fine Blocks and Manufactories, From Original Sketches by Artists of the Highest Ability. Published by Thompson & West, Oakland, Cal,

Lot: 4237 - Major Savage (of Mariposa Battalion) Historic

Savage established a own trading posts on Mariposa Creek where he traded for gold with the local tribes. In October 1850, he traveled to San Francisco with a band of Indians, and was said to have rolled a barrel full of gold dust through the lobby of

Lot: 4238 - Three Very Early Marysville Newspapers

Two issues from 1858 and one from 1870. Includes news about the Indian hostilities in Trinity and Humboldt County, election results for Yuba County, the Snowhite murder by Sands (a long look at the examination of Sands), etc. Notes that illegal

Lot: 4239 - Amador & Sacramento Canal Co. Letterhead,

Light Michigan Bar cancel on postal history. Early correspondence (re: stagecoach driver gloves) of the company that had widespread (some 260 acres) hydraulic mining operations mainly on the Consumnes River. Now practically obliterated by hydraulic

Lot: 4240 - Mono & Inyo County Ephemera

Lot of five. Rarest two pieces are 1913 advertising cards (2.5" x 3.5") for each county--we've never seen the one for Mono County, which shows the railroad route from Bodie to the Mono Mills. Also included: a postcard-sized advertisement for Santa

Lot: 4241 - Personalized Wallet for Al. Michelson

Michelson lived on 322 2nd St. In the 1910 Napa census there was an Albert H. Michelson who live at 118 Jaurez Street in Napa. He was listed as a barber. In the 1920 census he lived at 322 Randolph. 9.5 x 4.5" unfolded. State: California City:

Lot: 4242 - 1865 Leather Wallet personalized to Habor H Heggem

Although well worn today, the inside suggests that this was a well made wallet for it time: Diamond pattern, extra leather scrolled flaps, etc. State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 42823

Lot: 4243 - Large Ray Hays Cigar Advertising Wooden Sign

"Ray. Hays / Cigar Manufacturers / [Permit] No. 25." 5' by 21." "The Grizzly Bear" of June 1916 advertises Woodpecker Cigars from the manufacture of Ray Hays. The ad continues, "ÒHave been the standard for smokers of Nevada and surrounding

Lot: 4244 - Large, Ornate, Antique R. J. Bennetts, Druggist

From the historic mining town of Nevada City. 11 feet long. Colorful. Cut out! FRAMED! If you are looking for a center piece to your collection, this is it. The newspaper "The Union" quoting Paul Matson former city councilman said, "The R.J. Bennetts

Lot: 4245 - Nevada City Large Wooden Barber's Pole

Fabulous red, white and blue barbers wooden pole used to bringing customers in Nevada City. 88" tall! The base is 14.5 x 14.5." Very substantial and heavy. This pole was used and shows plenty of wear from the elements. See the photo for condition.

Lot: 4246 - Nice, Large Nevada City General Merchandise

This will attract attention. 9' x 13". "General Merchandise." The Union newspaper dates this sign to c1880. Hung over a shop on Commercial Street. This sign has been outside and shows wear: divots, large black spot. See photo for description. This is

Lot: 4247 - Very Large Charles Hepler and Shurtleff & Lewis

Another fabulous large sign. 12 feet long. The 1880 census Charles Hepler in Nevada County, CA. Charles' occupation was now that of a merchant on Commercial Street in Nevada City. The building which housed his grocery business was later occupied by

Lot: 4248 - Nevada & Mountain Lakes Ice Co. Stock Certificate

Two issued certificates: No. 51 to the company president (Charles Kent) and No. 69 to the company secretary (Bigelow). Both have pen cancellations through the signatures. Vignette of woman at lake. Printed by H.S. Crocker & Co., SF. Both dateline

Lot: 4249 - Nevada City Fire Department Masquerade Ball

New Year's Eve at the Red Men's Hall. Framed. Excellent condition. Frame measures 21 x 17". 28 prizes to be given away: Best Fancy Dressed Group, Gentlemen's and Ladies' Fancy Dress, Clown, Original Ladies Costume, etc. State: California City:

Lot: 4250 - Nevada City Postal History Hand Stamp Cancel

Great piece of postal history. Rectangular hole for date. 28 mm. Remnants of cork cancel is attached. State: California City: Nevada City Date: FHWAC#: 42663

Lot: 4251 - Two Large Grass Valley Mounted Photographs

1) Moore photograph of the Congregational Church on the corner of Neal & Church. Photo is 7.5 x 9.5". Some Crinkles on photo. Has been glued down. 2) Nevada County Fair, 1912. McCurry (Sacramento) photo. 7.75 x 9.75". Light staining on edges.

Lot: 4252 - Photograph of W. F. Englebright's Nevada City Home

Early. Before he moved to his new house on Broad Street. This house on Zion. Back of frame identifies WF, Kitte wearing a white dress, wife holding young Bill, and H. L. E. standing next to W. F. Englebright was a mining man and a Representative in

Lot: 4253 - Grass Valley / Nevada City Collection

1) Register for Hotel Holbrook. One of the entries is for James Mayberry of Reno. Mayberry purchased Hunter's Crossing (site of the post office and Wells Fargo Express office before there was a Reno). Mayberry Ranch was an important ranch and James

Lot: 4254 - Rare Notary Public Nevada County Seal

Inside is the Great Seal of the State of California. Worn down between 'Notary Public' and 'Nevada Co.' State: California City: Nevada County Date: c1890-1910 FHWAC#: 42858

Lot: 4255 - Bound volumes of "Desert" Magazine

Two bound volumes of "Desert Magazine" beginning November 1937 through October 1940. Articles feature all aspects of desert living, published in Palm Desert, California. State: California City: Palm Desert Date: 1937-1940 FHWAC#:

Lot: 4256 - Original Pinole / Damville Photo Album

6" x 5" Leather bound photo album from Conta Costa County CA July 3-6 1909. Over 40 photographs from an amateur photographer of his trip. Very nice early piece. State: California City: Pinole, Damville Date: 1909 FHWAC#: 40155

Lot: 4257 - Two 1:25,000 Series California Maps: Placerville

Part of the rarer 1:25,000 series. 1) Truckee is 1897 based on the 1889 survey. 20.5 x 17". 2) Placerville is 1887. 19.5 x 16". State: California City: Placerville Date: 1889, 1897 FHWAC#: 41838

Lot: 4258 - Photograph of The Western Pacific Hotel Portola CA

A photograph of the Western Pacific Hotel in Portola California. A group picture with the hotel staff out front along with a horse-drawn carriage. Previously owned by a family member of the owners. 6.5" x 8.5" Cardboard backed. State:

Lot: 4259 - Conestoga (Covered) Wagon Lamp

Conestoga (covered) Wagon lamp which works. Made in Folsom Prison for the gift shop there. 19" long x 13" high x 7" wide. Wood and muslin. Very nicely made. Great condition. State: California City: Repressa Date: c 1950's-60's FHWAC#:

Lot: 4260 - Early Sacramento Daily Union Newspaper

July 28, 1859. Discussion about the death of Peter Lassen. State: California City: Sacramento Date: 1859 FHWAC#: 41825

Lot: 4261 - Sacramento Daily Union: Anti-Fremont Article

October 16, 1861. Article on Fremont's handling of the Lexington battle and surrender, "The confidence in him which was all pervading has certainly received a shock." State: California City: Sacramento Date: FHWAC#: 41829

Lot: 4262 - Sacramento State Fair Photograph Collection

15 Photographs from the Sacramento State Fair of fruit displays, canning displays, and parade floats from various counties and towns including Sutter Co, Smartsville, Placer Co, Winters, Yolo Co, Butte, and Sacramento. All are 5.5" x 8" and are

Lot: 4263 - Sacramento Telephone Directory

Telephone book for Sacramento as well as Amador, Butte, El Dorado, Nevada, Placer, Solano, Sutter, Yolo, and Yuba Counties. American Telephone & Telegraph Co. The Pacific Telephone and Telegraph Co. Bell System. May 1923. State: California

Lot: 4264 - San Francisco in 1849 Reprint

1849 reprint in a very nice frame (some chips in frame). Striking birdseye view of San Francisco, based upon a painting by George H. Burgess. Burgess' unique view show a perspective of the City from the foot of Montgomery Street looking north to





Lot: 4267 - 1855 Map of San Francisco Bay

By Lt. Williamson and authorized by Secretary of State Jefferson Davis. Also show the northern boundary of California. Top left panel almost detached. Needs repairing. 29" x 25". As is! State: California City: San Francisco Date: 1855

Lot: 4268 - 1869 Map of San Francisco Peninsula

Published by U.S. Coast Survey, Benjamin Pierce, Superintendent. Price $1.50. Measures 29.5" x 18." Scale 1:40,000. Folds with major separation. Needs repair. Historic map! State: California City: San Francisco Date: FHWAC#: 27205

Lot: 4269 - 3 Panorama Sections of The San Francisco

3 Parts of a panorama taken after the 1906 earthquake in San Francisco. Shows fires, smoke and damage to the city in the wake of the earthquake. Titled "The Burning City". Each section is approximately 10" x 13". State: California City:

Lot: 4270 - 7 Beautiful Wood Lime Squeezers

Seven vintage lime squeezers. No. 2. Lawton & Co., rosewood with engraved brass, 10.25" long. O. Lawton & Co. was successor to Haynes & Lawton in 1862--listed in 1873 as "Importers & jobbers crockery & glassware & proprietors Pacific Plate Works, San

Lot: 4271 - Frederick Hartenstein Carving Knife w/ Ivory Hilt

Hartenstein worked in Michael Price's workshop in 1867. Price was a major competitor to Will & Finck. From 1870-76, Hartenstein made cutlery to be sold by Price. In 1876, he closed the cutlery business and opened a saloon. Approx. 13 inches long tip

Lot: 4272 - J. Russell & Co. Carving Knife with Ivory Handle

Marked J. Russell & Co / 1834 / Green River Works. Blade is 7.5 inches. Ivory handle is 4 inches with fractures. Russel & Co. started manufacturing knives in 1834. Their knives were some of those that were coming into the Gold Rush before the San

Lot: 4273 - Michael Price Carving Knife with Ivory Handle

Carving knife made by prominent San Francisco cutlery maker Michael Price, who was a main competitor to Will & Finck. Marked on blade, M. Price, San Francisco. Blade 7 inches long, hilt 5.5". Price came to San Francisco in the 1850s. He was well

Lot: 4274 - Unmarked Cutlery Collection with Ivory Handles

Lot of 9 pieces of cutlery from San Francisco. Unmarked. All with ivory handles. Some of them resemble Michael Price. Five serving forks (all different) and four sharpeners (two different sizes). Some of the handles do have fractures. c.1850-1880

Lot: 4275 - Will & Finck Cutlery Collection

Lot of 6 pieces, all marked as Will & Finck. Three different carving knifes and three serving forks, all with ivory handles. Knifes: 9.25" (rusted), 6.75", and 7.5." One of the serving forks has a broken prong. Will & Finck were the most prolific San

Lot: 4276 - Will & Finck Look-a-like Serving Fork

Unmarked, but resembles Will & Finck. Ivory handle. 10.5 inches. Fracture in handle. Nice design at base. Possible it is also Michael Price. State: California City: San Francisco Date: FHWAC#: 43506

Lot: 4277 - Will & Finck Scissors Pair

Two different style scissors made by famous San Francisco firm Will & Finck. Both marked Will & Finck, S.F. and Made in Germany. Both approx. 8 inches. These were so well built that they are still in usable condition today. State: California

Lot: 4278 - Harry Unna Company Scissors

Rare San Francisco maker. They are listed in the 1894 San Francisco directory at 113 Battery. Harry Unna president, Jacob Unna vice-president, Samuel Heyman secretary. Importers brushes, brooms, woodenware, etc. These scissors are Pat. Pending. 5

Lot: 4279 - Carving Knife with Ivoroid Hilt

Landers, Frary & Clark at the Aetna Works. They were Eastern cutlers who made cheaper knock-offs of Will & Finck. [See Levine, 1998, pg. 74] State: Connecticut City: New Britain Date: c.1870s-1880s FHWAC#: 38154

Lot: 4280 - Graef & Schmidt Corkscrew

Established in New York in 1884. Manufacturers and Importers of Cutlery, No. 29 Warren Street, New York City. Originally worked as salesmen for Peter Bros. Manufactured and imported the finest lines of pocket cutlery, butcher knives, scissors,

Lot: 4281 - Sheffield Platinoid Pocket Knife

"Platinoid" knife with stainless blade. Platinoid is an alloy made to resemble platinum (usually a nickel alloy). Marked, "Platinoid," John Watts, Sheffield, England. Blade is 4cm, base is 3.25 inches. State: zEngland City: Sheffield Date:

Lot: 4282 - "Patented" Cutlery with Ivoroid Handles

Knife sharpener and serving fork both with ivoroid handles. Fork is marked "Pat. July 6th, 1888." Sharper is marked "Lee's." Possible also made in San Francisco. State: City: Date: c.1888 FHWAC#: 43507

Lot: 4283 - Adolph Sutro Signed Checks

Seven autographed checks. Six are The Nevada Bank of San Francisco, one is Wells Fargo. Issued 1892-1896. Four were issued while he was mayor of San Francisco (1895-1897). Sutro made his fortune on the Comstock by proposing and building the Sutro

Lot: 4284 - Souvenir Glass from Sutro's Cliff House

Early, rose colored glass with high definition, vibrant colors. This is a spectacular piece from the Cliff House. Please see photo. State: California City: San Francisco Date: FHWAC#: 42673

Lot: 4285 - Framed Print of the Residence of Charles Crocker

Framed and nicely matted. Corner of California & Taylor. Charles Crocker was a major California Industrialist as in Crocker Bank. He was also one of the 'Big Four' who financed the Central Pacific Railroad. Framed has nicks on edges. State:

Lot: 4286 - Ambrotype Portrait of Spanish Lady by famed San

5.75 x 4.75". Framed, but frame cover is detached. Gold frame, marked in lower margin from his 113 Montgomery address. The photo frame must date to the 1855-1860 period, as Shew moved to expanded quarters after 1860. William Shew learned the

Lot: 4287 - Hand painted photograph of San Francisco Bay &

Photograph, painted over by S. L. Magresen. Image is of the residence of E. R. Waterman, San Francisco pioneer. The house was built in 1866. It overlooks the Bay. 16" x 20" State: California City: San Francisco Date: 1868 FHWAC#:

Lot: 4288 - Land Investment Company Stock Certificate

Inc. 1868. No. 76, issued for one share to Q.A. Chase on June 8th, 1871. Signed by Wheaton (president) and Wilde (secretary). Not cancelled. Maroon border and text. Vignette of dog. 25 cent adhesive revenue stamp. Printed by Bacon & Co., SF. Folds

Lot: 4289 - Lorne Greene Cow Palace Award

Lorne Greene Cow Palace Award Trophy. 1965 Grand National Cow Palace San Francisco, Calif. "In Appreciation". State: California City: San Francisco Date: 1965 FHWAC#: 41445

Lot: 4290 - Pan. Pacific Internal Expo. Lantern Slide

Group of 18 lantern slides showing the highlights of the 1915 Panama-Pacific International Exposition at San Francisco. Made by Edward H. Kemp and G. Kanzee, each slide is 3 1/4 x 4", some in color and some in black and white. Featuring the Palace of

Lot: 4291 - Panama-Pacific International Exposition Pocket

An official souvenir of the exposition held in San Francisco. Appears to be brass or some base metal. Fine condition. Embossed standing figure of woman and boats going through canals. The world's fair was held in San Francisco, in the United States,

Lot: 4292 - Panorama Print of San Francisco & Oakland Bridges

Panorama print of San Francisco & Oakland, showing the Golden Gate International Exposition, Golden Gate Bridge and San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge. Copyright 1937 by James C. Bardell. "Sundown". Beautiful print printed in color on linen paper.

Lot: 4293 - San Francisco Bay Photographs

Lot of four. 1-2) Photographic reprints of two passenger ships in the bay. 3) J. Franks & Sons: Leather, Hides, Pelts, etc. Wagon in front of store ready to deliver or take away. 4) Frisco Baths Shaving Parlor. All seem to be reprints. Two are

Lot: 4294 - San Francisco Silks Advertising Leather & Silver

Silks. B. Hart & Bro., 13 & 15 Sansome St., San Francisco. Leather and silver match safe. Leather is cracked on one side. 2.75" x 1.5". State: California City: San Francisco Date: FHWAC#: 28234

Lot: 4295 - Schmidt Label & Lithographic Co. Stock Certificate

Cert. #124, issued for 60 shares to Richard Schmidt in 1884. Signed by M. Schmidt as president and S Desbecker as secretary. The co. incorporated in California in 1882. The company was a major printer of western labels and lithographs. Here the

Lot: 4296 - Spectacular Chinese in San Francisco Photograph by

High quality photograph by well-known San Francisco photographer Taber. "B530, Chinese Quarter, SF Cal." matted, 11.25 x 9.25". Important photo showing California's rich Chinese heritage. Exceptional. State: California City: San Francisco

Lot: 4297 - Waterhouse & Lester Co. Catalog

Waterhouse & Lester Co. Catalog, No. 10, copy no. 2513. Vehicle Hardware and Supplies. Wagonmakers, Blacksmiths, Horseshoers and Trimmers Supplies. Nice illustrations. Hard bound, cloth, 11.75" x 10.25". End binding loose. State: California

Lot: 4298 - San Quentin Cover and Receipts

3 Items from San Quentin that include 2 receipts and a cover with the prison's cc and postmark. The receipts are for 1,000 and 2,000 grain bags from John R. Busch, Pleasanton, CA. and signed by Warden J. A. Johnston from 1914 and 1916. The Cover is

Lot: 4299 - Horse and Saddlery Billheads

4 Billheads from 2 different horse and saddlery places in San Rafael CA. 1 is from Sutherland and Macken Harness and Saddle Makers and 3 are from San Rafael Stables with 3 different signatures. All have vignettes in the upper left corner. State:

Lot: 4300 - Two Sierra County Volumes by James J. Sinnott

Two volumes by James J. Sinnott--"Sierra City and Goodyears Bar", volume II and "A General History of Sierra County", volume VI. Hardcover, 8.5" x 11". Both in excellent condition. State: California City: Sierra County Date: FHWAC#:

Lot: 4301 - Painting of General Vallejo's Storage Barn

Painting of General Vallejo's storage barn by Ann Ruggles Johnson. On the back: General Vallejo built the storage barn for grain and hay. He had thousands of acres in production. He built it with the plan for storage for temporary and future needs in

Lot: 4302 - Southern California Stock Certificates

Lot of seven, all non-mining companies. Includes: Broadway Holding Co., Western Refrigerating Co. of Los Angeles, John P. Mills Co., Los Angeles Leather Corp., West Glendale Water Co., The Ferguson Co., and The Hydraulic Clutch Co. (Prag Collection)

Lot: 4303 - Postcards of Susanville Buildings

Lot of 27. Seventeen are real photo: Emerson's Hotel (mailed 1914), Lassen Industrial Bank, Court House, Catholic church, LDS church, Post Office, Hotel Mt. Lassen (mailed 1935), Masonic Temple, First Court House, Memorial Building, Radio Station,

Lot: 4304 - Real Photo Postcards of Susanville in Winter

Lot of 8. No duplicates. Four were mailed: 1907, 1926, 1928 and 1948. Photos by Eastman and DW Short. Views of Court St., Main St., J.H. Swain residence, the Emerson Hotel, and frost formation. (Prag Collection) State: California City:

Lot: 4305 - Real Photo Postcards of Susanville Schools

Lot of 9. Eight are real photo, one is early printed. Two were mailed (1923 and 1949) and one has writing on the reverse ("This is where I teach."). Most show the high school and grammar school; one shows the high school in Oroville. Photos by

Lot: 4306 - Susanville & Surrounding Area Postcards (incl.

Lot of 10. Seven are RPPC: one is very early (mailed 1906), others show birds-eye views of Susanville & Diamond Mountain (by Eastman), Old Town site (Davies Photo) and "Blossom Time" (Thompson Studio). Of these seven, three were mailed (1906, 1931,

Lot: 4307 - Susanville Birds-Eye View Postcards (most RPPC)

Lot of 24. Nineteen are real photo, two are color, and three are early printed. Of the 24, six were mailed (1909-1961) and one has a long message written in 1915. Most are by Eastman; one is Thompson Studio. Includes views of the lumber mills, Main

Lot: 4308 - Susanville Postcard Collection incl. Real Photo

Remainder lot of 47 pieces. Some duplicates. Includes two early (1913) advertising cards for Susanville and Lassen County. Twenty-nine real photo RPPC postcards incl. birds-eye, street views, repros of early scenes, etc. Sixteen other postcards,

Lot: 4309 - Susanville RPPCs: Workplaces

Lot of 11 real photo postcards. Views include: The Old Mill, Southern Pacific Railroad construction work, Lassen Grain & Milling Company, Saw Mill, Fruit Growers Supply Co. plants, and Lassen Lumber & Box Co. Four mailed from 1913-1923. Another has

Lot: 4310 - Susanville Street Scene Postcards incl. Real Photo

Lot of 13. Seven RPPC of later street views: all different, all by Eastman, three mailed (1929, 1938, 1949). Six printed cards of early scenes: four mailed (1911 and 1912), two printed by DW Short, two others by Zim. (Prag Collection) State:

Lot: 4311 - Three Susanville Real Photo Postcards (Early View

Three RPPCs. Two are reprints (c.1940s) of early Susanville views: Main Street in 1864 and "On Richmond Road in the Early Days" (JH Eastman). Third card shows "Old Fort Roop" ( also by JH Eastman). All three unmailed. (Prag Collection) State:

Lot: 4312 - Slavonic I. B. S. Angels Camp Ribbon

Branch of S. I. B. S. of Sutter Creek, California. Many of the miners trapped and entombed in the fire of 1922 in Jackson were Slavonic. Famous criminals Blazo Bascovich, Miko Yonich and Nick Bogdonovich worked in Sutter Creek. See reward poster in



Lot: 4314 - Probable Photograph of Truckee Dog Sled Race,

Framed. Photograph measures 20 x 24". Two small 1/2" near top. One large 6" cut near the very top. State: California City: Truckee Date: FHWAC#: 42851

Lot: 4315 - Truckee Republican Newspaper: 6 Issues

News about the Omega Fire, music teacher R. A. Clark shot and killed (26 year old from Carson City), Meadow Lake Consolidated news, etc. And my personal favorite: the baggage man at the Truckee Depot brought in a large chest. While waiting for it to

Lot: 4316 - Truckee, Donner Lake Souvenir Plate

Wheelock China. Made in Austria for WF Wilkie of Truckee, Cal. Wilkie was born in Dutch Flat, California, he came to Truckee in 1884 and was associated with Sisson and Crocker, who operated a general store in town at that time. The store was later

Lot: 4317 - Cook Pot from Emigrant Trail

This old cook pot with a chain was found on the Emigrant Trail by Clayton Phillips in the 1950's. Cast iron, rusted inside. State: California City: Date: FHWAC#: 41672

Lot: 4318 - Bank of Williams Checks & Ledger Sheet

A ledger page and 20 checks from 1909 from the rural community of Williams in Colusa County. State: California City: Williams Date: 1909 FHWAC#: 28523

Lot: 4319 - 1839 Map the United States with a cut away of

No. 5 Mitchell: School & family Geography series. 11.5 x 17". State: California City: Date: FHWAC#: 41852

Lot: 4320 - c1840 Mexico & New California Map

Pre-Fremont. EARLY!!! 14 x 17.5". State: California City: Date: c1840 FHWAC#: 41842

Lot: 4321 - 1845 Map of California

This very early map by T. J. Farnhan shows Fremont's route to Casa Grande. 14 x 11". State: California City: Date: FHWAC#: 41843

Lot: 4322 - Pre-Gold Rush Western Territories Map

1847. "Western Territories of the United States". 12 x 19". State: California City: Date: 1847 FHWAC#: 41841

Lot: 4323 - 1850s Map of Passes in the Sierra Nevada

By Lt. Williamson. Authorized by Secretary of State Jefferson Davis. From Walker Pass to the Coast Range. Very fragile. Needs TLC! 32" x 22". State: California City: Date: 1853 FHWAC#: 27842

Lot: 4324 - "Hutchings' California Scenes/The California

Rare. Hutchings' California scenes/The California Indians created by Nahl, Charles Christian (1818-1878), German, artist Anthony & Baker (active 1850s), engraver Hutchings, J. M. (James Mason) (1820-1902), publisher Sun Print (active c. 1850),

Lot: 4325 - Fremont, The Exploring Expedition to the Rocky

The Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains, Oregon and California by Brevet Col. J. C. Fremont. To Which is Added a Description of the Physical Geography of California. With recent Notices of The Gold Region From the Latest and Most Authentic

Lot: 4326 - California & Nevada Map c1863

19.5 x 14". Page 18 from a book. Excellent condition. Notice in Nevada there is no White Pine County and no Clark County. c1863 or 1864. State: California / Nevada City: Date: FHWAC#: 41836

Lot: 4327 - Mahogany Box, for Doctor or Actor?

Beautiful mahogany box with compartments, 6.5" x 14.5" x 10.5". For doctor or actor? AG Dunn, Maker, State Prison on small metal label on top. Dunn was convicted of murder in 1859 and sentenced to 20 years. He was pardoned in 1864 by Governor

Lot: 4328 - 85 Different Southern California Checks

100+ counting duplicates. Great variety! Los Angeles, Oxnard, Randsburg, Hawthorne, Pasadena, Perris, San Bernardino, Santa Monica, Fresno, Pleasanton, Long Beach, West Fallbrook, Visalia, Miller & Lux, Calexico, San Diego, Tulare, Colusa, Watts,

Lot: 4329 - Afternoon At The River (Acrylic Painting)

Afternoon At The River, acrylic painting by Dan Goozee, 1992. Painting of two fishermen at a river. Beautiful gold frame, 19" x 31". Born in Astoria, Oregon in 1943, Dan Goozee received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree with distinction from the Art

Lot: 4330 - California Ephemera

1) SF Fire Dept. belt buckle, nice embossed of old fire wagon. 2) Braun, Knecht, Heimann Assay metal stamp--beautiful mounted on wood block. 3) Paperweight, Souvenir of First Heat, July 24, 1924, Pacific Malleable Casting Co. State: California

Lot: 4331 - Bank of California Check Collection

Lot of 11. Includes: G.W. McNear (California "Grain King"), San Francisco, 1892; Pacific Mail Steam Ship Company, San Francisco, RN-D, unused; different RN-D signed by Allen & Curtis (Austin, Nevada), 1873; 1870 Duplicate of Exchange, San Francisco,

Lot: 4332 - Early California Checks Plus Some Eastern w/

Lot of 7 early California checks plus 7 other early Eastern checks. California: two pictorial checks from famous ranchers Miller & Lux (both issued 1880); pictorial Colusa County Treasurer issued 1865 for services as "road viewer"; unissued pictorial

Lot: 4333 - 100 California Checks

Possibly only one or two duplicates! Checks from: San Francisco, Sacramento, La Porte, Vineburg, North Bloomfield, Lodi, Grand View, Petaluma, San Jose, Humboldt Bay, Nevada City, Jamestown, Port Wine, Ukiah, Richmond, Sonora, Alameda, Palo Alto,

Lot: 4334 - Unsorted California Check Collection

Lot of 139 incl an ink blotter. Earliest is 1854 Wells Fargo San Francisco. Also seven Port Wine checks (1864-66). John Sime & Co. (SF, 1867). Pieces from: San Jose, Sacramento, Oakland, Selma, Napa, Petaluma, Livermore, San Mateo, Colusa, Yuba City,

Lot: 4335 - Bronze Plaque of David Starr Jordan

Small bronze plaque (2-5/8" x 2") by Lora Woodhead (first teacher at Idyllwild Arts), Steere of David Starr Jordan (1851 Ð 1931). He was an American ichthyologist, educator, eugenicist, and peace activist. He was president of Indiana University

Lot: 4336 - California Button, Badge, and Souvenir Collection

Over 30 buttons, pins and souvenirs from various places and events in California. Many are either early pictorial, or brass buttons w/ ribbons. Includes a 1939 Golden Gate International Expo Sterling Silver souvenir spoon. The buttons are from all

Lot: 4337 - California Ephemera Collection (Mining, Tax,

Lot of 23 pieces with a wide variety. Placer County: two receipts for Exchange 1894 & 1895 (Iowa Hill); three different tax receipts (road and poll) (1894-1896); 1895 Copy of Summons for case involving unpaid work in Iowa Hill. El Dorado County: 1902

Lot: 4338 - California Stock Certificate Group incl. Mining

Lot of 6. Includes: Felton Water Co. (1892); Pine Mountain Mineral Springs Co. (1908); New Deal Land & Water Co. (San Dimas, 1909); Sierra Nevada Mining Corp. (1937); Pacific Smelting & Mining Co. (1911); and The Quicksilver Investment Co. Inc.

Lot: 4339 - California Telegraph Group

Lot of 9. Western Union: two 1868 telegraphs from SF to Austin, Nevada, one about a steamer, the other about a money shipment; 1873 telegraph from SF to AC Hamilton (Savage Mine, Virginia City, Nevada) regarding stock sales; 1879 telegraph; 1882

Lot: 4340 - Four Automobile Company Stock Certificates

Lot of 4. Includes: Leach-Biltwell Motor Car Company (two different issued 1921), and Homer Motor Car Company (1910 & 1911). (Prag Collection) State: California City: Date: 1910-1921 FHWAC#: 34864

Lot: 4341 - Interesting Lot of Estate Items of George Garfield

Three items from the estate of George Garfield Greenawalt (1881-1961) whose father-in-law was James N. Patterson. Greenawalt was married in Iowa and was on the train to Tipton CA 3 weeks later. the items are: 1) wedding present of a cut glass

Lot: 4342 - Four Old Automobile Items: Packard, Oakland, etc.

1) Oakland gas cap? This company was in business from 1908 to 1931. 2) Packard Motor Company. Nice condition. Screws into something. 3) State Farm Mutual Auto Insurance Company metal plate. "California County Farm Bureau." 4) Booklet for G. P. Sears

Lot: 4343 - Portrait of "Fig Tree John"

Portrait of the enigmatic Fig Tree John. He was a Coachella Valley legend in his own time. Although considered kind and likeable by many, he also developed a reputation as one tough dude. Armed with an old, busted-up Winchester and wearing a cold,

Lot: 4344 - Slug Facsimile IOOF Badge

Rare Golden Jubilee Souvenir. IOOF 1849-1899 California. Bear on top part, nice images on badge part. State: California City: Date: FHWAC#: 39663

Lot: 4345 - Three California Stereoviews (Two Central Pacific

1) Stereoview of Bear River by J. J. Reilly, Stereoscopic Views, San Francisco, CA. 2) CPRR, stereoview of the Bridge at Eagle Gap along the Truckee River. Published by C. E. Watkins, photographer, California. Some dirt on upper left side. 3)

Lot: 4346 - Reward Poster for Three Montenegro Robbers

On August 17, 1912 Blazo Bascovich, Miko Yonich and Nich Bogdonovich robbed the postmaster at Cromberg in Plumas County. Two days earlier they had robbed a man and woman at Johnsville. They were known to have worked at Sutter Creek, California and

Lot: 4347 - Grand Army of the Republic Memorabilia (Pins,

Lot of six items from the Grand Army of the Republic, the fraternal organization formed following the Civil War. Includes: Two pins say G.A. R. A delegate's badge to the 25th annual convention Ladies of the G.A.R. in Ithaca, New York, June 25,26,27

Lot: 4348 - The Pennsylvania Town Company Stock Certificate

Proprietors of Arlington Springs, Bent County, Colorado. Inc. in Colorado. No. 169, issued for 1 share to Oliver H. Perry, president of the company, on March 15th, 1888. Not cancelled. Also signed by the secretary (Hunt). Maroon border and print.

Lot: 4349 - Bakerville, Colorado Territory Stereoview

Handwritten "Gorge above Bakerville C. T." W. G. Chamberlain, photographer, Denver. Bakerville was near the site of the original silver discovery in Steven's Gulch. Mining started in 1865. State: Colorado City: Bakerville Date:

Lot: 4350 - Boulder Cabinet Card by J.B. Sturtevant ("Rocky

Photo of Otto and Fritz Weiderholdt. Both brothers were butchers. The photo shows the two boys in a cart drawn by a donkey. The photo has "Bird and Nero" written on it. signed J. B. Sturtevant (a.k.a. Rocky Mountain Joe) a contemporary of William

Lot: 4351 - Cabinet Card Photograph of Soda Springs Gateway

Strong contrast. 8" x 5". Photo by Charles E. Emery as part of his 'Views of Rocky Mountain Scenery.' Scenes along the Denver & Rio Grande Railway. State: Colorado City: Canon City Date: FHWAC#: 26443

Lot: 4352 - Fabulous Unused Teller House Pictorial Cover

How wouldn't want to stay here with a carriage pulled by two stallions that picks you up from the train station? One black ink smudge and light staining on left side. State: Colorado City: Central City Date: FHWAC#: 41738

Lot: 4353 - c. 1890s Advertising Card for Cheyenne Wells,

6.5" x 4.25" on thick cardstock. One side is a printed collage of brown-tinted photographs advertising Cheyenne Wells. "The Apex City of Eastern Colorado. Directory of the Thoroughly Reliable Business Houses." Advertises seven businesses: Hotel Monte

Lot: 4354 - Colorado Springs Area Stock Certificates

Lot of three different. 1) The Colorado College Land Company. No. 39, issued for 20 shares to the company president, Tenney, on March 21, 1882. Also signed by the secretary. Not cancelled. Vignette of college. Red border. 7.5" x 10" Very good

Lot: 4355 - Nine Great Colorado Springs Pamphlets

1) "Picturesque nature around Colorado Springs". Publisher, author, date unknown. Cover has photo of two kids on burros. Cover and inside have damage of spills. Nice duo-tones. (6.75" x 9.5") 32 pp. 2) "Colorado Springs, Its Climate, Scenery and

Lot: 4356 - Vintage Colorado Springs Bicycle Tag

Serial number 1109. Back of metal strip says 'bicycle." State: Colorado City: Colorado Springs Date: FHWAC#: 27541

Lot: 4357 - Colorado Springs and Manitou Health Resort

1) "Manitou, Colorado, U. S. A., Its Mineral Waters and Climate". Written by S. Edwin Solly (M. R. C. S., England, L. S. A., London,; Late Medical Registrar and House Surgeon to St. Thomas Hospital. Published , 1875. Printed in St. Louis by Jno.

Lot: 4358 - Downtown Cripple Creek Map

This is a unique look at Cripple Creek, The map outlines the area that was burned in 1896 in the great conflagration. List buildings and businesses that burned and show their location. Shows a small, very small, area, that was not burned. Also shows

Lot: 4359 - The Cripple Creek Trip (1915 Photo Booklet)

Rare small booklet: A Picture Story of The Cripple Creek Trip. Soft cover, 6" x 9". Published by The Smith-Brooks Press, 1915. Soft cover, stapled binding. Book Condition: Good. Softcover, edge wear to softcover. 41 pages of sepia toned photographs

Lot: 4360 - "The Colorado Graphic" Bound Copies (1891-1892)

Vol 7, No. 2 on September 19, 1891 to Vol. 8, No. 15 on December 24, 1892. Initially datelined Denver, then Highlands. Stamped "State Historical & Natural History Society, Denver, Colo. May 18, 1898 Presented by" with handwritten Halsey M. Rhoads on

Lot: 4361 - Denver Times Bound Volume (1902)

Bound volume, July - August - September 1902. Issues from July 1 through September 30. "Natural History Society, Denver, Colorado" stamped on inside front cover. Began circulation on April 1, 1872; ceased publication November 22, 1926. Included "The

Lot: 4362 - Festival of Mountain and Plain and State Fair

Booklet (6" x 9.5"), Official Premium List and Catalogue contains advertisements and lists of prize winners. Cover art by the APP Engraving company and published by G. A. Wahlgreen, Denver. State: Colorado City: Denver Date: FHWAC#:

Lot: 4363 - Two Color Souvenir Programs for the Festival of

Two different programs for this Colorado festival that was held in October in Denver, celebrating the pioneer days of the West.1) Fourth Annual Official Program, held Oct. 4-6, 1898. Very colorful and ornate covers. Pages not numbered. Pages show

Lot: 4364 - Large Denver National Bank Advertising Mirror

3 1/2" diameter. Tan and brown. "Built on service to the West." Very large example of an advertising mirror. One inch crack in front and back has residue from tape. State: Colorado City: Denver Date: FHWAC#: 27540

Lot: 4365 - Ribbon from the 2nd Annual Colorado Interstate

First place premium for September 12-18, 1909.16" long. Button says "The Greatest Annual Fair and Exposition on Earth, Denver." State: Colorado City: Denver Date: 1909 FHWAC#: 26921

Lot: 4366 - The Continental Wireless Telephone & Telegraph

Inc. in South Dakota. No. 3515, issued for 150 shares to Edward Malke on May 26, 1902. Signed by the company president and secretary. Not cancelled. Ornate brown border and floral logo. One 10 cent revenue stamp at left. Folds. 8.25" x 10.5" (Prag

Lot: 4367 - Durango, Colorado Broadside. Blacksmiths' Schedule

Schedule of Prices in effect on or after this date, adopted by the Smiths and Wagonmakers of Durango, Colorado. Fees set for Horseshoeing, Tire Setting, Sharpening, Iron Work and Wood Work. Nine of the Smiths and Wagonmakers from the area listed at

Lot: 4368 - Elbert County Tribune Bound Volume (1895-1896)

Vol. 12, No. 1 dated October 10, 1895 to No. 52, dated October 1, 1896. Elbert County Tribune was published 1885-April 30, 1920, with J.B. King as founder. King had been publishing a newspaper in La Veta, also owned a dry goods store, and he used

Lot: 4369 - Gilpin County, Colorado Photo Book & Map (Black

1)" Ghost Cities of Colorado " 5" x 8' by Muriel V. Sibell A Pictorial Record of Central City, Black Hawk, Nevadaville. 64 pages with 30 drawings. 2) "Topographical Map of Gilpin County" 18" x 24". Color map by The Gilpin County Chamber of Commerce.

Lot: 4370 - Leadville High School "The Miner" Volume 1, Number

Quite a thorough and detailed 1911 high school magazine. 130 pages. Paper cover has been taped. Very interesting! State: Colorado City: Leadville Date: 1911 FHWAC#: 26705

Lot: 4371 - Leadville Match Safe: Soft Drinks, Cigars, Candy

Leather and brass, compliments of Anton Koroshetz. Soft Drinks, Cigars, Candy, Leadville, Colorado. State: Colorado City: Leadville Date: FHWAC#: 41405

Lot: 4372 - Leadville Silver-Plated Match Safe: Pan-American

Nice silver plated brass match safe. Has engraving of the Electric Tower from the Pan-American Exposition, Buffalo on one side and compliments of The Saratoga Mercantile Co., Leadville, Colorado on the other side. State: Colorado City:

Lot: 4373 - Ouray Booklets & Photograph

1) "Ouray, the Gem of the Rockies". Published by the Ouray Board of Trade, Ouray, Colorado, 1903. Picture album of Ouray and the surrounding Rockies. (7" x 9") 24 pp. dark green cover, Gold design. Good condition. 2) "Ouray--The Gem City of the

Lot: 4374 - Three Volume 1, Number 1 Newspaper Reprints from

1) Rocky Mountain Herald, Denver, May 5, 1860. Nice article on mining life. 2) The Solid Muldoon, Ouray, September 5, 1875. Large article on the silver at San Juan. 3) The Creede Chronicle, march 22, 1892. Articles on the big strike at Creede and

Lot: 4375 - Pueblo, Colorado Map / Guide

1926 map and guide for the city of Pueblo. State: Colorado City: Pueblo Date: 1926 FHWAC#: 41409

Lot: 4376 - Jefferson Territory Pamphlets (Colorado, 1860)

1) 36th congress, 1st session House of Representatives. Mis. Doc. No. 10. "Jefferson Territory, Letter from the Delegate Elect from the Proposed Territory of Jefferson", Accompanied by A memorial of the provisional government, and the message of the

Lot: 4377 - Report upon the Colorado River of the West. 36th

Very rare! Report upon the Colorado River of the West. 36th Congress, 1st Session. Senate Executive Document. Joseph Christmas Ives (1828-1868). Published by Washington: Government Printing Office, 1861, by order of the Secretary of War. This is a



Lot: 4379 - Territorial Booklet: Official Information,

Published by the Board of Immigration to get people to move to the territory of Colorado. Geology, Parks, Agriculture, Mining, Timber, Education, Society, railroad, etc. Printed by the Rocky Mountain News Steam Printing House. 8.75 x 5.75". State:

Lot: 4380 - Annual Report upon Explorations and Surveys in the

The Department of the Missouri was a command echelon of the United States Army in the 19th century and a sub division of the Military Division of the Missouri that functioned through the Indian Wars. The Department of Missouri resulted from the

Lot: 4381 - Early Colorado Political Speeches/Booklets (5)

1) "Triennial report of the Rt. Rev. George M. Randall, D. D. (1810-1873), Missionary Bishop of Colorado, New Mexico, and Wyoming." October, A. D., 1868. (9.25" x 5.75") 25 pp. Soft self-cover, map on first page. Nice etching of Mission church on

Lot: 4382 - Two Rio Grande Annual Reports

Two Rio Grande reports: Annual Report of the Rio Grande Western Railway Company for the Year Ending on June 30, 1900 and 1901. The 1900 report is 55 pages. 9 x 6". Charts, list of equipment, etc. State: Colorado City: Date: 1900, 1901

Lot: 4383 - Historic Colorado Medical and Health Reports

1) "Transactions of the Colorado Territorial Medical Society, and its Third and Fourth annual Sessions held in Denver, Colorado, June 1874 and June 1875. This booklet is listed in McMurtie's Colorado Territorial imprints book. Includes papers on

Lot: 4384 - Various Congressional Reports Referring to

Lot of five. 1) Mr. Chaffee's report to Congress that Colorado should be made a state, c1874. 2) 1889 letter from the Secretary of the Interior about the Ute Indians. 3) Petition of the German colonization of Colfax asking for 40,000 acres. 4) 1897

Lot: 4385 - "Laws of Colorado" Book Collection

Lot of fourteen. Six copies of "Session Laws of Colorado," 1913, 1915, 1917, 1923, 1925, 1937. Nine smaller supplemental booklets: 1915 laws of extraordinary session, 1902, 1914, 1948, 1922, 1919, 1917, extraordinary sessions. Condition is generally

Lot: 4386 - Colorado State House Publications (1876-1899)

Lot of 4: Best is 1) Legislative and State House Blue Book, 1899. The book is signed by more than half of the assembly. So, whoever was the original owner must have been an assemblyman or worked in the assembly. Also includes:. 2) Report of the Board

Lot: 4387 - Booklet: First Colorado Regiment at Camp Merrit

"The Manila Expedition". Regimental Roster of Officers, First Colorado Infantry., edited by Frank R. Neville, photographs by J. H. Bratt of The Wave Publishing company. Copyrighted and Published by The Wave Publishing Company, San Francisco,

Lot: 4388 - Colorado Elks Convention Badge Collection

Lot of 16 badges from the Colorado State Association of Elks; 1904,1916, 1920, 1924, 1925, 1927 all represented. State: Colorado City: Date: FHWAC#: 26172



Lot: 4390 - Vintage Folding Child's Chair from an early

Folding wooden child's chair, recovered with woven seat and back. From Colorado pioneer family. State: Colorado City: Date: FHWAC#: 41908

Lot: 4391 - Great Group of Colorado Ephemera

Lot of 57. Great variety! Includes: advertising card for The Moore Mining & Smelting Co. in Golden ("highest prices paid for gold or silver ore"); metal advertising plate for The Place Sanitarium in Boulder; adv. card for the Hotel Colorado (1905);

Lot: 4392 - Important Colorado Booklets incl. Miner Labor

Lot of four incl. a rare territorial booklet. 1) "Facts concerning the Struggle in Colorado for Industrial Freedom, Series 1." A Colorado labor union piece. Issued by the Coal Mine Managers.1914. 2) A Report on the Resources and Industrial

Lot: 4393 - Telephone Stock Certificates from the West (5)

Nice group of Telephone stock certificates. Includes:1) Iowa Union Telephone Company, issued Davenport, IA in 1887. Telephone poles and lines. Pen cxled. Stub at left. 2) The Crested Butte Telephone Company (CO), cert. #10, issued at Crested Butte in

Lot: 4394 - Three Colorado Maps

1) Official Map of Colorado and Denver by the Powerine Co.; 2) Map of U.S Telegraph Lines in California, Arizona, New Mexico and Texas; 3) 1913 map of the United States featuring the territory of the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Co.

Lot: 4395 - Three Colorado Publications

Lot of 3. 1901 address by Rev. Frank T. Bayley, D.D. To The Society of Colonial Wars; The Beecher Island Annual, 1930; Serving A Nation by Cities Service Company, 1923. State: Colorado City: Date: FHWAC#: 41412

Lot: 4396 - Two Early Colorado Tourism & Railroad Booklets

1) "Handbook of Colorado." Passenger Department of the Burlington Route (Chicago, Burlington, Quincy Railroad). 56 pages. 5 x 4". Fold out map 10 x 8". 2) 7 x 5". 1905. "Winter Days in Sunny Colorado." 20 pages. Passenger Department of the Denver &

Lot: 4397 - United States Railroad Survey Print Collection: 26

Ten are Native American related prints including Mojave Village Indians, Indian camp scene on the Rio Colorado, boat ferry near the Mojave villages, Indian ornaments and manufactures, Indian designs and manufactures, Rio Colorado near the Mojave

Lot: 4398 - Early Connecticut Land Deed

Very early deed for the sale of land in Stratford, Fairfield County, CT for the sum of $93.97. Dated July 1800. Property includes part of a dwelling house, mill and mill dam. 13.5" x 8" with foxing, folds, and separation expected for a US document

Lot: 4399 - Automobile Stock Certificate Duo

Pair of automotive stocks, from the Vreeland Motor Co. Inc. and from the Fulton Motor Truck Company. Both feature great Eagle vignettes, along with corporate seals. The reverse sides on both have not been executed or signed. Both are in excellent

Lot: 4400 - The Aloha Guide Standard Handbook, Honolulu and

"The Aloha Guide / The Standard Handbook / Honolulu and The Hawaiian Islands" Originally priced at 75 cents. Written by Ferdinand J. H. Schnack. Endorsed by the Chamber of Commerce of Honolulu and the Hawaii Promotion Committee. 1st Edition

Lot: 4401 - Journals from the Idaho Territory House of

Six volumes beginning with the first session of the House of Representatives, Idaho Territory, December 7, 1863. The first session was printed by James Lewiston and A. Glascock, territorial printers. The second and third sessions were printed by

Lot: 4402 - Ketchum, Idaho Newspapers and Letterhead

1) Steward Brothers letterhead for 1893. 2) Seven copies of the Ketchum Keystone newspaper. June 20, 1883. Plenty of Ads and town tidings. State: Idaho City: Ketchum Date: 1883-1893 FHWAC#: 41246

Lot: 4403 - Advertising for Cabinets of Spool Thread

Postal cover addressed to W.R. Callahan of Rocky Bar Idaho with a brochure advertising Clark's "O.N.T." Cabinets including spools of thread for dry goods stores. State: Idaho City: Rocky Bar Date: 1881 FHWAC#: 42244

Lot: 4404 - Idaho Court Summons Group

This is a group of four court summons documents from the Second District Court of Boise County in the matter of Hill Kane versus J.R. Tolman over a debt of $250. Also thereÕs the case of C. Clark versus N.M. Bright over money owed in the amount

Lot: 4405 - Idaho Hotel Advertising Postal Covers

Lot of 18 postal covers from various hotels in Idaho. State: Idaho City: Date: FHWAC#: 42246

Lot: 4406 - Idaho Ephemera Lot

1) 50c blue revenue stamps on Idaho Territorial documents. Collection of six different 50c blue US Revenue. All are Idaho City, 1865-67, and all court documents. Includes mortgage lease, surety bond, original process conveyance, entry of goods. Three

Lot: 4407 - Idaho Postal History Lot

1) Four Banner covers. All have the oval stamp with a star in the middle. One pictorial corner advertising cover of the Barnhardt Brothers & Spindler of Chicago. Short lived post office. 1878-1913. These are all very similar and possibly fake?. 2)

Lot: 4408 - Idaho Postal Cover Collection

Nineteen early 20th century advertising covers from Idaho. All different, many businesses. State: Idaho City: Date: FHWAC#: 42242

Lot: 4409 - Idaho Rodeo and Fair Postal Covers

Lot of nine postal covers advertising Rodeos, County Fairs and Elks Indoor Circus: "A Seething Blast of Frivolity." State: Idaho City: Date: FHWAC#: 42245

Lot: 4410 - Idaho Sporting Goods and Hardware Advertising

Lot of 11 early 20th century advertising covers from various sporting goods and hardware companies in Idaho. State: Idaho City: Date: FHWAC#: 42243

Lot: 4411 - Blanchard's 1899 Pocket Map of Chicago

With New Street Names, Steam Railroads, Street Car Lines, Street Numbers, and Sections. Published by Rufus Blanchard, 169 Randolph St., Chicago. Map is detached from rest of booklet. Booklet is 6.5" x 3.5" Color map is 36" x 24" with toning, foxing

Lot: 4412 - Knights Templar Souvenir Badge

In original presentation box, this badge was made by the Shepard Manufacturing Company of Melrose Highlands, Mass. and is the only official souvenir badge of the 31st Triennial Conclave of the Grand Encampment of Knights Templar of the United States,

Lot: 4413 - Two Membership Certificates for the Knights of the

1) Fourth Class, $2,000, Endowment Fund. Issued June 21, 1887 in Jeffersonville, Indiana to Chas. W. Saunders. Ornate border and logo with fraternal imagery. Printed by Isaac Friedenwald, Baltimore. 17" x 11" 2)Fifth Class, $1,000 Insurance Dept.

Lot: 4414 - J. H. Sherburne (Indian Trader) Pictorial Check

Puma Agency is crossed out and Park City is handwritten. TO U(?) Harris for $1.20. Drawn on the Cowley County Bank of Arkansas City, Kansas. State: Indian Territory City: Park City Date: 1888 FHWAC#: 42814

Lot: 4415 - Group of Kansas Stock Certificates (4) 1886-1935

A nice group of Kansas stock certificates. 1) Rock Town Company, cert. #9, issued at Topeka, KS in 1886. Was located in Cowley County. Most of these town companies were taken over by the railroads. Red pen cancelled. 2) Topeka Land & Development

Lot: 4416 - 1850s Letter Discussing Gold Dust Sent

Hand written letter sheet from R.P Buck of New York to Clark Sewall of Bath, Maine. Buck was informing Sewall that the gold dust sent by Sewall had been processed and the amount due him was $3,261.15. Buck asked Sewall, ÒWhat disposition shall

Lot: 4417 - 1904 Annual Convention of Eagles Mug

Pre-prohibition stoneware souvenir mug from the 1904 National Convention of the Fraternal order of Eagles. Colorful and in pristine condition. Inside in fancy script says, "Compliments of Paul Hoffman, 1609 W. Mosher Street, Baltimore, Maryland. The

Lot: 4418 - Commemorative Ribbons Trio

Lot of 3 ribbons. (1) is the Grand Army of the Revolution (G.A.R.) Department of New Hampshire, 24th National Encampment of 1890. (2) is a Representative 10th Annual Encampment, South Dakota 1893. (3) is a commemorative Guest ribbon for the unveiling

Lot: 4419 - 2 North Land Steamship Photographs

2 Different photos of a North Land Northern Steamship Company vessel leaving the "Old Lock" and another entering the "Soo" from the north. Both photos are cardboard backed and were taken by W. J. Bell U.S. Official Landscape and Portrait

Lot: 4420 - Three Blackfoot, Montana Letters (1874, 1875,

Lot of 3 territorial letters from a scarce location. Two have dateline Blackfoot City, the other simply "Blackfoot." 1874, 1875, 1876. All are addressed to AM Holter & Bro. in Helena and are requesting various items, such as lumber, window sashes,

Lot: 4421 - Five Sheep Shearer's Union Cards

5 cards: Sheep shearer's Union of North America No. 1, affiliated with A. F. of L. Cards with leathers holder. State: Montana City: Butte Date: 1940's FHWAC#: 41918

Lot: 4422 - Deer Lodge Fraternal Tokens

Four tokens: Chapter no. 3, RAM, 1874, copper; three of Valley Chapter no. 4 RAM, 1880, copper. State: Montana City: Deer Lodge Date: FHWAC#: 41631

Lot: 4423 - Banking House of L.H. Hershfield & Bro. Revenue

Lot of nine choice RN imprinted checks. eight different for L.H. Hershfield & Bro., Bankers in Helena. Includes four pictorial pieces: 1866 (RN-B green, dog & prospector vignette), 1874 (RN-D, dog & prospector vignette), 1876 (RN-D, in Gold,

Lot: 4424 - Montana Territorial Audits with Some Great Content

Lot of seventeen. Warrant for janitorial services for Governor's office. This includes a letter from Governor Leslie requesting this. Also warrant for cash & clothing furnished judgment insane, district attorney duties, warrant for US Marshall

Lot: 4425 - Jefferson County, Montana Warrants/Checks

A lot of 14 Jefferson County, Montana warrants, mostly in pretty good condition, between 1868 through 1884 from the treasurer of the county paying certain people money. Jefferson County was established in 1865 and was one of the original nine

Lot: 4426 - The Fergus County Argus, Pictorial Edition

Diversified information concerning Fergus County, its history and resources. Map on back cover, dated Sept. 1, 1899. Soft green cover, some tearing, taped binding, inside pages loose and torn.10.5" x 16") 56 pp. State: Montana City:

Lot: 4427 - Boston & Montana Smelter Souvenir Plate Plus One

1) Boston & Montana Smelter Souvenir Plate. Nice dark green color of the "...largest smokestack in the world." It stood 506 feet high. Diameter - 7.5". One small wear spot on the right hand side. Back shows cracks and five chips. Crack goes through

Lot: 4428 - Collection of Montana Postal History

1) Unlisted in Shellen & Dunn. Missoula, June 19. Corner advertising for Bonner & Welch Dry Goods and Groceries. Definitely territorial. Possibly earliest? 2-8) Early 1912 Kremlin, Minah Consolidated corner advertising from Wickes, 1897 Glendive,

Lot: 4429 - Virginia City, Montana Territorial Hand-drawn

Interesting lot of three different hand-drawn proof or sample checks drawn by printers. Included: Nowlan & Weary, Bankers; Allen & Millard, Bankers; and Bohm and Aub, Assayors (sic). All drawn by TD, Montana Post. Approx. 3 .5" x 8" State:

Lot: 4430 - 8 Montana Postcards

Lot includes 3 RPC--Train engine, Whitefish and two landscape cards. Also, Miles City Roundup; Heaven's Peak; Richest Hill on earth, Butte; Glacier National Park; and Moraine Lake. State: Montana City: Date: FHWAC#: 41605

Lot: 4431 - Five Montana "Slugs"

Five Montana Territorial Centennial "slugs". State: Montana City: Date: FHWAC#: 41527

Lot: 4432 - Hotel Montana Photograph

Hotel Montana photograph. Location is not known. Dated by car in photo. One photo is pristine and sharp. The other has a full length bend in it. Size 5 x 7". State: Montana City: Date: c1920's FHWAC#: 35600

Lot: 4433 - Montana Ephemera Collection (Checks & Billheads)

24 early Montana checks, a copy of the 1887 Northwest Illustrated Monthly magazine, a handful of Montana billheads from the 1800s. State: Montana City: Date: FHWAC#: 35703

Lot: 4434 - Montana Fobs and Medals Group

12 Items: Midland National Bank, Billings; Mission High School; Missoula General Hospital; Hungry Horse; Columbia Falls; and more. State: Montana City: Date: FHWAC#: 41529

Lot: 4435 - Montana Women Bio's (6)

Titles include: An Army Wife on the Frontier - The memoirs of Alice Blackwood Baldwin (1st edition), First Lady in Congress - Jeannette Rankin, Frontier Women (2 copies) - The story of Mary Ronan, One Montana Homesteader's Daughter, Maggie and

Lot: 4436 - History of Montana through Religion (13)

Insight into Montana's Spiritual Side: A nice collection for the library! Please inspect photo for details (two w/ autographs) * note, oldest book in group: 1888, Patriotism & Religion In Our Country's History & Destiny by E. J. Stanley - A

Lot: 4437 - Politician Biographies (11)

Titles include: " Westward I Go Free " The story of J. F. K. in Montana, Frank Baney, Forty Years a Montana Law Enforcer, Yankee from the West - Burton K. Wheeler (signed by author / U. S. Senator - some say crooked communist) plus extra copy,

Lot: 4438 - Flora, Wildlife, Poetry, & Cookbook Group (18)

More Great Montana Resources & References: Please see photo for details. State: Montana City: Date: FHWAC#: 30847

Lot: 4439 - Golden Reflections Western Book Group (8)

A great addition to ones western library - Including four 1st editions (The Grizzly Bear, The Great North Trail, For each a Women, and Strange Empire). Please see photo for other titles. State: Montana City: Date: FHWAC#: 30845

Lot: 4440 - Montana Postcards and Trade Cards

Aluminum card-New Federal Building, Butte; 3 Leather cards: Northern Pacific Railway Depot, stamp and postmark; 2 other leather are Greetings from Livingston. Lot includes 3 other color cards. State: Montana City: Date: FHWAC#:

Lot: 4441 - Montana Misc Breast Pins and Ephemera

19 pieces in lot: S & d Montana Pioneers; Achievement in Club Work; University of Montana, Missoula; Butte Anglers Club; Build Montana, buffalo skull shape; Roundup Coal Mining Co.; Billings Brewery; Lincoln; and more State: Montana / Idaho

Lot: 4442 - Three Nevada Mining Town Newspapers: Aurora and

1) April 15, 1878 Esmeralda Herald of Aurora. Includes a story about a Columbus murder. Peter Scully killed Nicholas Gregovich. Also news from Patterson in Mono County, Nevada and a Mason Valley Letter from Pizen Switch (Hawthorne). 2-3) Lyon County

Lot: 4443 - Reese River Reveille Newspaper Collection

The paper was first published in Austin, Nevada on May 16, 1863. It was published as a weekly newspaper, and intermittently as a daily paper. These papers chronicle the community life of Austin from 1873 to 1878. The primary material was

Lot: 4444 - Carlin, Nevada Real Photo Postcards

1) Four views of Carlin including a Mallet and steam engine. Cancelled in 19254. 2) Overview of the town. 3) Railroad yards and depot. 4) Town, depot and tracks. Cancelled in 1944. 5) U. S. Post Office. 6) High School. All postcards are mounted on

Lot: 4445 - 1867 Bond of the State of Nevada w/ Governor

Signed by the first Governor of Nevada: H. G. Blasdel. Issued. Only one stamp remains. Cancelled. State: Nevada City: Carson City Date: FHWAC#: 41234

Lot: 4446 - Carson City Postcard Collection

Postcard collection: 14 Carson City, 4 Virginia city, 5 Reno, 1 Moundhouse, 21 Dayton, plus about 30 more cards. All are addressed to miss Vera Johnson, Dayton, Nevada. Also included is the original album. State: Nevada City: Carson City

Lot: 4447 - Rare Nevada Tribune Newspaper

December 13, 1873 issue of the Nevada Tribune out of Carson City. Includes ads for the Genoa Hot Springs, D. Walley proprietor. This would be later known at Walley's Hot Springs. Also Desert Salt Works, among others. State: Nevada City:

Lot: 4448 - All Saints Engraved Silver Wafer Bowl with

This is a pristine silver plated bowl was used at All Saints Episcopal Church in Dayton. The bottom is jeweler engraved, "All Saints / Dayton / Nevada / 1883." Made by the Meridian Silver Company. Box has been form fit for the bowl. Leatherette box

Lot: 4449 - Antique Vanity Set

Silver handled mirror, brush, and comb belonging to Emma Johnson of Dayton Nevada. Her initials are engraved on each. Also included is a clothes brush with a silver handle, not engraved. State: Nevada City: Dayton Date: c.1880-1900

Lot: 4450 - Photo Album of the Johnson Family in Dayton,

Suede leather bound, tied on end, 4" x 8". Inside the front is written: "All the pictures in this album were taken prior to 1910, Ethel Rae." Family and place photos, some are very faded. State: Nevada City: Dayton Date: FHWAC#:

Lot: 4451 - Two Writing Slate Tablets used in Dayton, Nevada

Two writing slates, hooked together, wood frames, edged in felt, 7" x 9". These were used in Dayton, Nevada. A writing slate is a thin piece of flat material used as a medium for writing. Typically, the writing slate was used by children during the

Lot: 4452 - Elko Area Hotels Postcards

Lot 19. Hotel Mayer, Stockmen's, Commercial (Monte Carlo, large bears), RanchInn, Jay's Cottages, Holiday Motel. Elko Motel. Inside scenes, color, advertising, night, outside, black and white, etc. Mounted on paper and described. Ready to be enjoyed

Lot: 4453 - Elko Gaming Postcards

Eight post cards. Includes color post cards of Catus Pete's gaming tables in Jackpot, roulette, One Armed Bandits at Stockmen's, poker deck, craps. Also Valmy cancelled 1956 Home on the range cartoon, Garcia saddle, and Natural Hot Springs. (Rhodes

Lot: 4454 - Elko Hunting and Fishing RPC's

1) Postcard of hunters at Liberty and Castle Lakes in Elko County. 2) Pack team stopped at a lake in the Ruby Mountains. 3) Lamoille Creek. 4) Large fish catch from Elko. (Rhodes collection) State: Nevada City: Elko Date: c1937 FHWAC#:

Lot: 4455 - Elko Postcard Group

Four post cards: two different radio ID cards: W7VIU. Two animal post cards: bob-cat and mountain goats. One Henderson Banking Company reply card. Elko postcard group State: Nevada City: Elko Date: FHWAC#: 20671

Lot: 4456 - Elko Ranching Postcards and Photo

Lot of 4. 1) Nevada ranch near Elko RPC. 2-3) Cattle post cards. One summer and one winter. These are RPC's. 4) Two cowboys out on the ranch photo. Kathleen Ryan photographer. Cottonwood Ranch. Mounted on paper and described. (Rhodes collection).

Lot: 4457 - Elko Street Scene Postcard Collection

Many RPC's. Several views from different eras of Idaho Street. Includes large tree lined street with bicycles. Fifth Street. JC Penny Building with hand written note, "Old Golden Rule Store." Sixth Street. Mounted on paper and described. (Rhodes

Lot: 4458 - Nevada and Non-Nevada Postal History Collection

Nevada includes: Potts (from the Potts family) Goldfield, Carlin, Fernley, Elko Christmas cards, Lee, Reno University Station, Montello, Sparks, Eureka, Manhattan Reno & Mina, Odgen & San Fran.. Non-Nevada are mostly 1930's Christmas. 62 pieces. Some

Lot: 4459 - Postcards of Elko Buildings (some RPC's)

11 post cards. Includes a rare proof ? A used post card seems to be the actual post card that came from the proof. Also, street scenes, railroad yards, grammar school, high school, sepia court house, sepia grammar school, etc. Post card of the

Lot: 4460 - Postcards of the Elko Surrounding Area

Lot of 10 includes: teepees, WPRR signal, Shoshone Indians, teepees, highway to Elko, Tunnel Number 1 with Train number 1 near Ryndon, SP depot in Elkm Cafe, scenic drive near Rowland, Wild Horse Reservoir, two desert roads. Mounted on paper and

Lot: 4461 - Major Eureka/Elko Postcard Collection

Lot of 35. All are mounted on paper and many are described. Includes general Nevada scenery, Elko, Jarbidge, advertising, cattle, Egg Rock, Jackpot, Wells, Ruby Lake, Lamoille, Wendover, casino, and wild horses. State: Nevada City: Elko

Lot: 4462 - Out of the way Elko County postcards

Eleven interesting postcards. 1) Magnificent Metropolis color post card. c1920's. See photo. 2) Two Montello postcards. One is a 1910 (Ogden cancel) of the tracks and depot. The other shoes a cowboy riding a bucking horse. M. F. Jukes photographer.

Lot: 4463 - Six Emigrant Pass Postcards

Emigrant Pass Museum RPC, two newer black and white RPC's, and three color post cards. Nice presentation. (Rhodes Collection) State: Nevada City: Emigrant Pass Date: FHWAC#: 20651

Lot: 4464 - Eureka Building Views RPC's

Includes a nice St. James Episcopal Church, Old Fire Station, 3 Court Houses, Eureka Theatre, Described and mounted. (Rhodes Collection) State: Nevada City: Eureka Date: FHWAC#: 20655

Lot: 4465 - Eureka Postcards

9 post cards from Eureka, Nevada. All neatly presented with descriptions. Includes 5 later RPC's. One page shows Eureka form the East and West. One page focuses on St. James Church and the high school. A great set. (Rhodes Collection) State:

Lot: 4466 - Eureka Street Scenes and Buildings Postcards

Four described and present RPC's. 1) View of Eureka from western hills, 2) view from eastern hills, Eureka Sentinel, and 4) Old Fire Station. (Rhodes Collection) State: Nevada City: Eureka Date: FHWAC#: 20652

Lot: 4467 - Six black and white Eureka Overview Real Photo

Six mounted post cards of Eureka: two bird's eyes, three street scenes, and one view coming into town. (Rhodes Collection) State: Nevada City: Eureka Date: FHWAC#: 20653

Lot: 4468 - Two Rare Birdseye Real Photo Postcards of Eureka,

Both are cancelled in 1912. One winter and one summer view taken from the eastern hills looking northwest toward Spring Street and Buel Street. Mounted and described. (Rhodes Collection) State: Nevada City: Eureka Date: 1912 FHWAC#:

Lot: 4469 - Twelve Elko Area Postcards

Lot of 12. 1) Palisade post card used in 1908. 2) Divided back color post card of Palisade. 3-4) Two oversized color post cards of Fish Ranch and Russel Ranch 5) 9 x 5'" color print of a train rolling through Palisade Canyon. 6-7) Post cards from

Lot: 4470 - Rare Gold Hill Newspaper from January 27, 1873 and

1) This paper was issued at the height of the Comstock. Includes the combined V&T and CP time tables. Also legislative news (a Gold Hill fireman thinks that firemen should be exempt from jury duty). Nice ad for Plantation Bitters. 2) Daily Nevada

Lot: 4471 - Two Goldfield Postcards

One RPC of Eagles Drum corps, June, 2-1911, Goldfield Nevada. The other, hand colored image of "a bonanza Lease on the Mohawk, goldfield, Nevada. Both cards were mailed to Dayton, Nevada. State: Nevada City: Goldfield Date: FHWAC#:

Lot: 4472 - "Titter Tatter Proverbs" of Forbidden Fruit

Fold out of naked ladies with a proverb about each one. 17 nude drawings. "Forbidden Fruit is Sweet." "Women Loved to be Squeezed." "Innocence is No Protection." For Walker Lake, Hawthorne, Nevada. "Year 'Round Fishing" (trout or other delights???).

Lot: 4473 - Humboldt, Nevada Region, 6 Books

A Long Dust on the Desert by Edward M. Hanks; Ghosts of Humboldt Region by Dave Basso; The Humboldt by Dale Lowell Morgan; Last Rig to Battle Mountain by Walt Wilhelm. Hardcover, dustjacket, very good condition, small tear on jacket. 1st edition;

Lot: 4474 - Lone Mountain Panorama

An early panorama of Lone Mountain in Southern Nevada before the development of Las Vegas. Has original cover and is in excellent condition. Perfect for a Las Vegas Collector. 3.5" x 11". State: Nevada City: Lone Mountain Date:

Lot: 4475 - Lyon County Hunting License

Aluminum Hunting and fishing License, 138, State of Nevada, Expires Feb. 28, 1917, issued in Lyon County. From the Phillips Family, Dayton. State: Nevada City: Lyon County Date: 1917 FHWAC#: 41901

Lot: 4476 - A Rare McGill, Nevada Copper Desk Piece

Measures 10 inches long, 5 inches wide, and 5 inches tall. Presentation piece to C. W. Torrance, Grandmaster of Steptoe lodge, June 3, 1938, McGill. This unique desk piece was clearly manufactured of Nevada copper. State: Nevada City: McGill

Lot: 4477 - Mountain City, Elko County Postcards

1) c1910 colorized postcard of the Nelson Mill. 2) c1940 postcard RPC of main street. 3) c1950 postcard RPC of main street. Postcards are mounted on paper and described. (Rhodes collection) State: Nevada City: Mountain City Date:

Lot: 4478 - Rawhide Ephemera Group (Booklet, Postcard,

Lot of 4. 1) Souvenir Views of Rawhide: Ned Johnson's photographs. Great photographs: city, mines, people, buildings etc. First tent, first hotel (tent), Tex Rickard's famous drill, EARLY photographs of the town, first saloon (again a tent), Royal

Lot: 4479 - Reno Postcard Collection

Large collection of Reno postcards that contains hundreds of postcards from Reno and surrounding areas. Includes RPC's, color postcards, later postcards, views, birdseyes, and more. Many casinos featured including Harrah's, The Riverside, Harold's

Lot: 4480 - Two Reno Photographs

1) First high school in Reno--Reno High School with class of 1905 (reprint). Framed, 22.5" x 18.5". 2) Original Reno Arch, 1936. Matted 13.25" x 16". State: Nevada City: Reno Date: FHWAC#: 43425

Lot: 4481 - Description of Bower's Mansion

Description of Bower's Mansion given by Fannie G. Hazlett in 1917. She gives a history of Sandy Bowers and the fancy party he gave in the 1860's before travelling to Europe to meet the queen! Very interesting. State: Nevada City: Reno-Carson

Lot: 4482 - Mustang Ranch Check

Original check from Joe Conforte's Mustang Ranch to Margrette Whitaker who was most likely one of the girls who worked for him. The amount is for $343.69 and has been autographed by Joe Conforte and framed. State: Nevada City: Storey County

Lot: 4483 - Sutro Independent Newspaper Issues

Four issues from this newspaper where the famous Sutro Tunnel was located. Includes articles on 1) Placer excitement in Bodie, 2) Ruby Hill stage robbery, 3) Carson Valley ranches, 4) Anti-Chinese league, 5) strike at the Bulwer in Bodie, 6) Edwin

Lot: 4484 - Catalog of Mexican pamphlets In The Sutro

Catalog of Mexican Pamphlets In The Sutro Collection 1623-1887 With Supplements 1605-1887 from the California State Library. Sutro Branch, San Francisco 1939-1941. Published by the Kraus Reprint Co. New York 1971. Excellent Condition. State:

Lot: 4485 - Tonopah and Bullfrog Check Collection

Approximately 30 different varieties of checks from The Bullfrog Bank and Trust Co. in Beatty Nevada and assorted banks in Tonopah. 5 Varieties are for The Bullfrog Bank and Trust Co. and the rest are Tonopah. 2 Vignettes, and a watermark pictorial

Lot: 4486 - Tonopah Town License: Number 143

1.5 x 3.5". Embossed. Brass. We have never seen one of these before. State: Nevada City: Tonopah Date: c1910? FHWAC#: 42657

Lot: 4487 - California Dry Dock Co. Bond signed by J.C. Flood

Very early #11. $1000 Gold Bond Issued to bearer in 1878. Signed by Oliver Eldridge, President, and W. C. Gibbs, Secretary. Vignette of a dry dock located along the shore of San Francisco Bay, top center under company name. Black border and print.

Lot: 4488 - "A History of the Comstock Mines" by Dan DeQuille

Mineral and agricultural resources of the Silver Land. Includes Lake Tahoe and the High Sierras. Excellent condition! One corner torn. Paper. Printed by F. Boegle of Virginia City. William Wright, aka Dan DeQuille, was a contemporary of Mark Twain

Lot: 4489 - "Take Me to The Dear Old Comstock" Sheet Music

Words by G. H. Devany, music by H. Laycock. Published by Shapiro Music, New York. 3 pages. Cover has photo of Gretchen Hartmann in center, surrounded by drawings of daisies. Mauve background. 114 x 10.5". A unique piece of Comstock ephemera. Last

Lot: 4490 - "The Comstock Club" by C. C. Goodwin

Excellent condition, first edition book by the editor of the Territorial Enterprise. Original blue cloth decoratively stamped in gold, lettered in gilt. Salt Lake City: Tribune Job Printing Company. Outside wear on the bottom of the spine, small wear

Lot: 4491 - 7 Photographs including a Noe & Lee Studio

Noe & Lee Studio was located at 82 South C Street c1878-1880. Also a picnic in the woods. The gentleman at the end is brandishing a long gun just in case.... Also a group of people in a cave. Finally 4 photographs that go together of a ranch, old

Lot: 4492 - Antique Leclerc Fabt Paris Opera Glasses

Leclerc opera glasses. Very nice engraved gold and wood in small leather case with puff cleaner and mirror. Used at Piper's Opera House, from the Johnson Family of Dayton and Virginia City. State: Nevada City: Virginia City Date: c

Lot: 4493 - Antique Virginia City Masonic Trunk for a Comstock

Wood & canvas trunk inscribed on the side for W.E. Owens, Virginia City, Nev. Masonic imagery (shield and sword). MC Pettibone Manufacturing Co Uniforms. 18" x 11" x 12" William E. Owens was born about 1848 in Wales and came to Virginia City with

Lot: 4494 - Crosby Company Iron Plate

The Appendix to Journals of Senate and Assembly of the 28th Session of the Legislature of the State of Nevada, 1917 identifies the Crosby Company as a Teaming Outfit in Virginia City. A 1911 ad in the Nevada State Journal shows the Crosby Company

Lot: 4495 - Eleven Virginia City Newspapers

Three 1875 issues. Eight 1889 issues. News of the Emma Mine, widening cross streets, etc. Plenty of other news and lots of ads. All from the (arguably) second most important newspaper in the 1870's. State: Nevada City: Virginia City Date:

Lot: 4496 - Four Virginia City & Gold Hill, Nevada Saloon

Lot of 4 reproduction photographs of Comstock saloon interiors done by Hardy Photographs (Carson City, Nevada). All are 8 x 10" printed on glossy photo paper. They would be great framed pieces. 1) Six men at a bar, one with an eyepatch. Identified on

Lot: 4497 - Four Virginia City Items: IOOF Key Tag, Billhead,

Lot of 4. 1) Key tag for E.C. Hubbard, Lodge No. 1, Virginia City, Nevada. 2 x 4.5 cm. 2) Two unused tags from Keller & Batchelder, Dealers in Groceries and Provisions, Wines, Liquors, Cigars, Tobacco. c.1870s. 3) 1870 billhead for the Sacramento

Lot: 4498 - Gold Wash, Silver Plate, Engraved Woman's Case /

Fabulous metal handbag for a very fancy woman to carry to very fancy occasions. Approx. 2" x 3" No markings on purse itself. Original box (2 x 3.5 x 5") has raised silk fitted interior and is trimmed in a delicate rose and white silk rope. Has red

Lot: 4499 - M.M. Fredrick Coin Silver Fork (Famous Comstock

Rare. Coin silver fork with a "medallion" pattern (by Schultz & Fischer, San Francisco). Reverse is etched "Coin" and "M.M. Fredrick, Virg. Nev." Seven inches long. c.1870s-80s. The M. M. Fredrick business was truly one of the pioneer jewelry

Lot: 4500 - Original Virginia City, Nevada Advertising

Very attractive original advertising broadside for the New York Bazaar, H. Cohn proprietor. 23.5" x 15" "Constantly on Hand the Best Assortment of Ladies', Misses' and Children's Ready-Made Suits & Cloaks...."Located opposite the Alhambra Theatre on

Lot: 4501 - John McGrath Virginia City Label

John McGrath was a successful merchant and grocer for over thirty years in Virginia City, Nevada. His store was located on C Street. Label is for "Cote Bothers High Grade Band Distilled Vinegar." But also advertises groceries, wines and liquors.

Lot: 4502 - Letterhead for Constable Richard Thomas of

Rare police letterhead from Virginia City, Nevada. Singed by A. Winsmore. Thomas had a long run as constable, until the 1920's. Alexander Winsmore was listed as a gold & silver miner in both the 1900 and 1910 census. What is he doing ordering from a

Lot: 4503 - Rare Gillig, Mott Letterhead

Rare letterhead from early Virginia City. Nice pictorial of the Gillig, Mott building (Stoves and Hardware are advertised). To J. Duncan of Austin, Nevada. Has the Duncan stamp dated September 29, 1866. Gillig, Mott, and Duncan were all early

Lot: 4504 - Nevada Check Collection: Virginia City, Carson,

Lot of 12 different. From Virginia City: unused check (w/ stub) for the famous VC bar and saloon The Crystal (c.1930); Summit Mill check issued 1869 w/ NV and IR adhesive revenue stamps; Comstock Pumping Association check with RN-X revenue imprint,

Lot: 4505 - Twelve Virginia City Newspapers (from the height

This is a great collection for a newspaper collector or anyone interested in the great Comstock mining era. Two 1872 papers. Read about the capture of Russell and Ryd and the Funeral of W. H. Smith (wife of the superintendent of the Belcher Mine).

Lot: 4506 - Virginia City Ephemera (incl. Rare Postcard)

Lot of seven. 1) Three copies of Sutro's mining lecture supplement to The Daily Independent newspaper (1874) with great mining illustrations. 2) Very rare postcard showing a Virginia & Truckee tunnel going under the road past St. Mary's in the

Lot: 4507 - Virginia City Panoramas

2 different Panoramas of American Flat before the mill was built in 1922. Also Shows the Con Collar Mine and Mill that was originally the Overman shaft and tailings pond. Shows an iconic Nevada location as it used to be. Measures 12.5" x 4".

Lot: 4508 - Virginia City, Nevada Photograph Collection

This Comstock collection contains 185 photographs from several prominent Virginia City families. It contains 125 cart de visite photos and 57 cabinet card photographs, plus 3 larger mounted photographs. This group mostly consists of photographs by

Lot: 4509 - Ledger for J. F. Crosby

Many entries in ledger are from various people. Loose sheet in front for J. F. Crosby, Nevada Livery Stables and Blacksmith Shop, Wadsworth, Nevada. State: Nevada City: Wadsworth Date: c.1880's FHWAC#: 41676

Lot: 4510 - The Nevada Magazine Vol. I, No. I August 1899

"A Monthly Magazine Devoted to Literature, Current Events and the Best Interests of the State of Nevada." Van Duzer & Haley, Proprietors. 78 pages plus Reno advertisements. Interesting historical reference that includes black and white photos.

Lot: 4511 - Interesting Group of Nevada Ephemera (Mining,

Lot of 15 varied items. Included: promotional booklet advertising the opening of The Mine exhibit at the Nevada State Museum in Carson (6 pages); pamphlet for the Nevada Metallic, Nonmetallic, and Gem Specimens exhibit at the Golden Gate

Lot: 4512 - Booklet: A Flat-Bottomed Earthenware Vessel

Booklet: A Flat-Bottomed Earthenware Vessel from Central Nevada by Molly Magee. Description of vessel found in Grass Valley, central Nevada (not California). Cover inscribed: "for Virginia & Clayton Phillips from Molly Magee". State: Nevada

Lot: 4513 - Engraved Gold Conklin Fountain Pen

Beautiful Conklin Crescent Fountain Pen in 14K Gold Filled With Deco Style Embossing. This Gorgeous Pen has been well loved and taken care of. The Pen is 5" long with the cap. In 1891, Roy Conklin received a patent for his fountain pen design. Later,

Lot: 4514 - Great Nevada Ephemera Group

50 items. Great variety. Prospectuses: two copies for The Goldfield Masco Mining Company (c.1906); Re-organized Rosetta Divide Mining Company (1928); The Walker Lake Copper Mining & Smelting Co. and The Thorne Copper Mining & Reduction Co. (c.1906).

Lot: 4515 - Large Nevada State Map (1879)

36" x 27". One fold. Excellent condition. Right at the end of the Comstock. Great historical resource. State: Nevada City: Date: FHWAC#: 27848

Lot: 4516 - Three Nevada Double Truck Maps

1) 1897 Century Atlas 2) Rand-McNally pre Mineral, Pershing and Clark County. 3) Similar to #2, but different. Some rough edges, but maps are all without rips and tears. State: Nevada City: Date: FHWAC#: 27847

Lot: 4517 - Two Nevada Wall Maps

Both are colored. 1908 map has significant taping on the back. See the state before Clark County and after. Watch the growth from mining in Goldfield to Gambling in Las Vegas. State: Nevada City: Date: 1908, 1941 FHWAC#: 27851

Lot: 4518 - 1881 Double Truck Map of Nevada and Utah

From a book, page 91. 15 x 23". State: Nevada / Utah City: Date: FHWAC#: 41834

Lot: 4519 - Minerva Pierce Watercolor

Nice watercolor by Minerva Pierce, possibly Pyramid Lake. Minerva Lockwood Pierce was one of a coterie of Reno watercolorists who was motivated by California painter Lorenzo P. Latimer (1857-1941). She was instrumental in founding the Latimer Art

Lot: 4520 - Nevada Check Collection

Lot of 62. Best are Red Top Jumbo, NV check (unused), Pioche Pacific Railroad Co. pieces, Paxton & Curtis (Austin, 1884), J.W. Haynie & Co. (Carson, RN-D, 1873), W.D. Tobey (Carson, 1888), and Sutro's mining lecture supplement to the Daily

Lot: 4521 - Nevada Postal History Group

Large varied lot. 1) Clark County: a) Benny Binion's Horseshoe Club: Atom Bomb Blasts. b) Two Pioneer Club with Atom Bomb Blast imposed. One is trimmed. c) Two newer Nevada Test Site post cards. 2) 1907 Columbia, Nevada Post Mark on printed postcard.

Lot: 4522 - Nevada Related Poster Collection

33 Posters from either Nevada or pertaining to Nevada. Sizes range from 8.5" x 14" to 24" x 19". Examples include reproduction calendars from the Buffalo Brewing Company 1909, and a beer tray image for the Liberty Bell Saloon and Restaurant in Reno

Lot: 4523 - Nice set of mid 1900's Nevada Photographs and

Great grouping from around Nevada. 1) Las Vegas Ranch with the Sunrise Mountains in the background. Yes, before there was a Vegas. 2) 1966 photo of Searchlight, Nevada. 3-4) Two Osceola ghost town photos. 5) Tree lined road to the McGill Ranch in

Lot: 4524 - Pots O' Gold, 2 Copies

Pots O' Gold by Matt R. Penrose. A. Carlisle & Co. of Nevada, Reno, 1935. First edition. Original black cloth, gold stamping on front cover and spine, frontis. 233 pp., illustrated, introduction, prologue. The author was the Warden of the Nevada

Lot: 4525 - Three Nevada Checks & One Arizona

Lot of 4. 1) Two RN-G Virginia City, Nevada checks, one signed by James G. Fair (1880) and one by John Mackay (1878). 2) Savage Mine Paystub from Virginia City, 1860s, Charles Bonner as supt. 3) 1928 check from Clarkdale, Arizona. State: Nevada

Lot: 4526 - Three Nevada State Reports & an 1870s Map

1) Biennial Report for Nevada Surveyor General and State Register 1869. 157 pages. Biennial Report of the Surveyor General and State Register of the State of Nevada for 1867 and 1868. Printed by Henry R. Mighels, State Printer. Pages intact and

Lot: 4527 - Three Nevada Stereoviews: Palisade & Nevada

Three rare Nevada stereoviews. 1) CPRR, Palisade-Humboldt Canon, published by E. & H. T. Anthony & Co., 7686. 2) CPRR, Maggies Bower and Palisade Bluff, published by E. & H. T. Anthony & Co., 7104. 3) Stereoview of Nevada's Exhibit, Agricultural

Lot: 4528 - Sarah Winnemucca Library Archive

3 Volumes on Sarah Winnemucca including "Life Among The Piutes; Their Wrongs and Claims" by Sarah Winnemucca Hopkins First Edition, "Chief Sarah; Sarah Winnemucca's Fight for Indian Rights" by Dorothy Nafus Morrison First Edition Dust Jacket. "Sarah

Lot: 4529 - Collection of Nevada / Utah Single Page Maps

Total of 7 maps. Three different maps. In Nevada all show Roop County. None show Las Vegas (still part of Arizona). Three different views of early Nevada and Utah! State: Nevada / Utah City: Date: FHWAC#: 32277

Lot: 4530 - Native American / Utah / Nevada / California

Sixteen early prints. Nine mounted prints railroad survey prints include: Maimun a Mojave Indian, Mount Hood with Indians on horseback, big Colorado River, wagons by the Great Salt Lake, Mount Rainier, Dead Mountain, River Party near Camp Mohave,

Lot: 4531 - Three Different 1880s Double Truck Utah and Nevada

1) 1882. SA Mitchell. Color. 2) 1881, SA Mitchell. Color, 3) 1886. Bradley. Nice trio to find the small changes in the 1880's in these two states. State: Nevada / Utah City: Date: FHWAC#: 27855

Lot: 4532 - An Act Incorporating the Ocean County Land &

Approved March 20, 1872. Published by Starbuck & Dunham, Newark. 5 pages. State: New Jersey City: Ocean County Date: 1872 FHWAC#: 27524

Lot: 4533 - Ambrotype Half Plate of Father with Children

Portrait shows father with three children - including twins, and a puppy. Case measures 4.75 x 6". Cover detached at hinges. Gold frame, red velvet lining with photographer, "Benjamin, Artist, Newark, NJ". Orrin C. Benjamin worked at a studio at 274

Lot: 4534 - Wheeler and Colton Maps of New Mexico

1) One page Colton map. 14" x 17". Published by Johnson & Browning. 2) Wheeler 1879. Bright colors. Rips at folds and has been taped. 19" x 21". South Central New Mexico atlas sheets. State: New Mexico City: Date: FHWAC#: 31977

Lot: 4535 - Pan American Exposition Souvenir Hatchet

White porcelain Native American "tomahawk" complete with scroll work. There is a colored and embossed native chief on the "blade" face. Measures 7" x 4" across at the head. Delicate and intricate, not seen previously. State: New York City:

Lot: 4536 - Original Prints of Victorian Women

Lot of 29. There doesn't appear to be any duplication. Each has a color illustration and a catch-phrase at the bottom. The note on these say they are prints of famous illustrator of women Harrison Fisher, but the tiny printed signature looks more

Lot: 4537 - 2 Rapid City, North Dakota Spoons

Two Rapid City spoons with buildings engraved on the bowls, die struck handles, one ornate floral. State: North Dakota City: Rapid City Date: FHWAC#: 37800

Lot: 4538 - "The Beginnings of Tulsa" by J. M. Hall

This is a 1933 reprint of a 1923 book. Great early resource for Tulsa. It starts with "Tent Town," first in Tulsa, earliest residents, first train, first school, etc. Spine is beginning to detach, but very usable. State: Oklahoma City: Tulsa



Lot: 4540 - Indian Wars Cabinet Card and Veterans Ribbon

1870's cabinet card photograph (6.5" x 4") of an Indian Wars officer, unidentified. Photograph by H. P. Kirk's Photographic, Mason City, Iowa. Included is a ribbon, 2.5" x 8", "Indian Wars Veteran of the North Pacific Coast", 1847-56. Annual reunion,

Lot: 4541 - Nice Oregon Ephemera Lot

Photograph (positive and paper negative) of the first U. S. Post Office west of the Rocky Mountains, in Shivley's, Astoria, Oregon (1847); color lithograph is a picturesque map of The Oregon Trail, The Highway of the Pioneers to the Pacific Northwest

Lot: 4542 - Oregon Ephemera Group

Group of 13 pieces: 1885 Jacksonville Warrant; 1870 Willamette University tuition receipt; 1891 Port of Portland check; 3 stock certificates Lithian Hotel Company Ashland, Farmers Mercantile, Oregon-Argonaut Gold, Roseberg; 1878 billhead Salem

Lot: 4543 - Oregon Postal Covers

Eleven pieces of early Oregon advertising covers. 1884 and more recent. State: Oregon City: Date: FHWAC#: 42241

Lot: 4544 - Lichten Bros. Leather Cigar Case

Lichten Bros. leather cigar case with nice embossed image of hiker with dog. Also included: Lagonda Club, Lichten Bros. cigar package. All mounted in nice case. State: Pennsylvania City: Philadelphia Date: FHWAC#: 42039

Lot: 4545 - Centennial International Exhibition Tickets

Four tickets "good for one admission at Money Gates, Void after November 10th, 1876. 2 1/2 x 4" printed both sides, by the Philadelphia Bank Note Company. The Centennial International Exhibition of 1876 was the first official World's Fair in the

Lot: 4546 - Edwards Metal Egg

2.75" metal egg by David Edwards of Westmoreland, Wilksbury, PA. Fancy! Wilksbury is an early spelling of Wiles Barre. There is only one record for a David E Westmoreland in US Census records, born in North Carolina in 1883. That would place this

Lot: 4547 - Two Dakota Telegraph and Telephone Stock

Two certificates. 1) The Black Hills Telegraph and Telephone Co. stock cert. #7, issued in 1883. The company incorporated in Minnesota. This company operated during the Dakota Territory days. Small holes thru signatures. The certificate was cancelled

Lot: 4548 - Woman in Shawl Tintype Portrait

Framed tintype.3.5 x 3". From the art gallery of C. C. Hughes. C.C. Hughes is listed from 1855 to 1861 in Nashville, Tenn. From 1855 to 1857 he was listed in partnership as Hughes Brothers, with F.N. Hughes, at 59 North College and 26 Union Street.

Lot: 4549 - Texas State Grange, Patrons of Husbandry By-Laws

60 page booklet. Includes the Constitution of the Texas State Grange, By-laws for Pomona and Subordinate Granges, Relations to Subordinate Granges, General Provisions, and Rules for Trials. Prepared by Authority of the Texas State Grange. Paul

Lot: 4550 - "The Resources and Attractions of Utah" (w/ map)

By O.J. Hollister. Published by A. Zeehandelaar (Secretary and Special Agent for Utah at Denver Exposition). Tribune Printing and Publishing Co., Salt Lake City, 1882. 96 pages with index and advertisements. Map (13" x 18") of The Chicago Rock Island

Lot: 4551 - Choice C.R. Savage Cabinet Card Pavilion Saltair

C.R. Savage Cabinet card of the South Front Pavilion on Saltair Beach Salt Lake. Choice selection in excellent condition part of the views of the great west collection awarded first prize at the territorial fair 1891. 4.5" x 7.5" State: Utah

Lot: 4552 - Photo of Brigham Young Residence on CDV

CDV (card announcement) for C. R. Savage, Pioneer Art Gallery, East Temple Street, Salt Lake City, Utah. 2.5" x 4.25". State: Utah City: Salt Lake City Date: c. 1870 FHWAC#: 38602

Lot: 4553 - Real Photo Postcard of School at Wellsville

School at Wellsville, Utah. Photographed by Atherton and Son, Elko, Nevada. Unused, but the name Sarah O. Gunnell is on the back. State: Utah City: Wellsville Date: c1910 FHWAC#: 20645

Lot: 4554 - Map of Wagon Routes In Utah Territory by Captain

Large (30" x 50") 1850's map. Condition very poor. It was laminated many years ago with sheet laminate. is a marvelous resource! State: Utah City: Date: 1859 FHWAC#: 27858

Lot: 4555 - Utah Railroad Survey maps

1) 1855 and completed by Captain Beckwith. Green River to Great Salt lake. 2) Great Salt Lake to Humboldt Mountains. 3) Large Santa Fe to Coo-Che-To-Pa Pass. Captain Gunnison. 33" x 25". 4) Another large size map: Coo-Che-To-Pa Pass t the Wahsatch

Lot: 4556 - Utah Stereoviews & Postcards

Lot of 11. 1) Five postcards, four real photo, showing elephant at SLC zoo, duplicate view of Dinosaur Park, Catholic Cathedral in SLC, and Mormon monument. One mailed 1908. 2) Six duplicate Keystone View Co. stereoviews of Ogden and Wasatch

Lot: 4557 - Colton Map of New Mexico and Utah

15" x 18" In 1856 the current state of Nevada would be located inside Utah. On the map is Lake Bigler (known as Lake Tahoe) and the proposed route of the Central Pacific Railroad. Also find the Los Angeles to Albuquerque route of the Spanish Trail.

Lot: 4558 - Early prints of buildings at Olympia

19th century. Includes views of Puget Sound Pipe Company, Tumwater Falls, Easterly Sash Doors, Collegiate Institute, high school, Sister's Academy, St. Vincent Hospital, and harbor. Two pages. State: Washington City: Olympia Date:

Lot: 4559 - Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition Booklet (AYPE)

"The World's Most Beautiful Exposition." 23 page booklet with many black-and-white photographs published for this World's Fair that took place June 1st-October 16th, 1909 in Seattle. Printed by The Ivy Press, Seattle. Red softcover with stapled

Lot: 4560 - One Man's Working Papers

One Man's Working Papers: Soldier's Individual Pay Record; Due card of International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Chauffeurs, Stablemen, and Helpers and receipts; Working card, Motor Coach Employees, Seattle, 1943; Withdrawal Card, Amalgamated Assoc. of

Lot: 4561 - Washington State Postal Advertising Covers

Lot of 9 postal covers from Washington state including an advertisement for the 1914 football game between Washington and California. State: Washington City: Date: FHWAC#: 42254

Lot: 4562 - Wyoming Stock Certificate and Bonds

1) Searight Cattle Company. C1880's. Unissued. #409. Two Dexter Mining Company gold Bonds. Numbers 39 and 273. Signed by Gibson, but unissued. 1920's. State: Wyoming City: Date: c1880-1920 FHWAC#: 41237

Lot: 4563 - Hudson Bay 1820 One Pound Sterling Certificate

Hudson Bay Company One Pound Sterling certificate for the York Factory in Ruperts Land. Payable sixty days after sight at the Hudson Bay House, London. Other Hudson Bay One Pound Sterling Certificates have sold for $1,100.00 in 2009 and $900.00 in

Lot: 4564 - Artifacts from Belize

Artifacts--pieces of pottery, baskets, rock, and piece of corn packed in straw, from Wilber May to Clayton Phillips. Paper inside reads: Government of Belize. Admission to a Belizean mayan Site- Altun Ha. 50 cents Valid for One Visit. "Support

Lot: 4565 - Machu Picchu Photo Postcards

12 original photo postcards of Machu Picchu given by Wilbur May to Clayton Phillips, c. 1920-25. State: Peru City: Andes Date: FHWAC#: 41906

Lot: 4566 - Two Foreign Coin Spoons

1) from Peru, 1889, "Republica Peruana Lima .9 Decimos Fino T. F. Double twisted wire handle with head of president at top. 2) from Mexico, 1882, "Republica Mexicana" Image of eagle on bowl. "25 Centavos Z S. 902.7 on reverse. Top of spoon open w/

Lot: 4567 - Marconi's Wireless Telegraph Company Bond

Colorful bond certificate for this company that was founded in England in 1897. No. A3575. Issued Feb 4, 1908 for 1 share / l lb sterling. Foreign revenue imprint, green border, and red font. Signed by directors and the secretary. Not cancelled.

Lot: 4568 - 1833 French documents including one to King Louis

Two 1833 French documents. One begins Louis Philippe, King of France. He was king from 1830 to 1848. He was the last French King! Both are stamped with the "Royal Timbre" stamp. One has a "C. Lerouz Notaire" stamp. Certainly worth some more detailed

Lot: 4569 - 1854 German Immigration Document

The two page, legal size document, full of official government stamps, describes the person's physical attributes along the left column. The places where the person went are on the back of the first page starting in 1848 through 1850. One of the

Lot: 4570 - Six Prints of Early Lufthansa Planes

Six early lithographs of Lufthansa's planes. Advertising promotion for Lufthansa Airlines. State: Germany City: Date: FHWAC#: 41912

Lot: 4571 - The Buyer's Manual and Business

Listed in Quebedeaux! Price & Haley; The Buyers Manual and Business Guide; being a description of the leading business houses, manufactories inventions, etc...; San Francisco, 1872. 192pp plus 16pp of advertisements. Brown boards, gilt lettering on

Lot: 4572 - Washington D.C. Directory (1822)

Very rare!! A quick search showed us that there are currently no copies available for sale/ The Washington Directory Showing the Name, Occupation and Residence of Each Head of a family and person in business; the names of the Members of Congress and

Lot: 4573 - First Issue of the Directory of the City of

Very rare. Compiled and Published by W.H. Chandler, first directory. Printed in Evansville by W.H. Chandler, 1858. 188 pages. The front and back covers are detached from the pages. The pages and binding are still together, however it looks like the

Lot: 4574 - Indiana State Gazetteer and Shippers Guide

Volume 1. Hardcover. 1866-67. Published by Rosser, Spring and Cowen, Lafayette. 428 pages. The cover is detached from the book, as well as the first 6 pages. The pages have some foxing throughout. The binding's original cover has been removed.

Lot: 4575 - Fort Scott, Kansas Directory (1883)

Directory of the City of Fort Scott, Bourbon County, Kansas, for 1883, Giving a List of the Inhabitants, Business Firms, Educational, Social, and Religious Institutions. Compiled and Published by Glenn & Cox, of Lincoln, Nebraska. 153 pages. City

Lot: 4576 - Baltimore Merchants' and Manufacturers' Directory

By Z.F. Williams, published by Press of Isaac Friedenwald, 32 South Paca Street, 1887. Includes Index to: Classifications, Advertisers, Subjects and Illustrations. Dedicated to "The Monumental City Opens Wide Her Gates And Gives All a Welcome. Who

Lot: 4577 - Concord Directory & Guide (1892)

Òcontains a complete resident and business directory of the town, names of streets and their location, town officers, schools, churches, societies, organizations, etc. ; also, historical points of interest, and What to see, and how to see it".

Lot: 4578 - First Resident Directory of Provincetown,

We did a quick search and could not find any copies available for sale online. The last copy that we know of sold in 1989 for $1,100. Compiled J. H. Hogan and published by W. F. Richardson. ÓContaining also a complete business directory,

Lot: 4579 - Atlas of Saunders County, Nebraska

G.W. Anderson, 1916. 16 x 17.5". Front cover detached as are first two pages. Missing page 3, the index map. 63pp.Colored maps of the townships. State: Nebraska City: Saunders County Date: 1916 FHWAC#: 18002

Lot: 4580 - First Cincinnati, Ohio Directory

Very early directory. The Cincinnati Directory, containing the names, profession and occupation of the inhabitants of the town, alphabetically arranged; with the number of the building occupied by each. Also, an account of its officers, population,

Lot: 4581 - First Lawton, Oklahoma Directory (1902)

The town was founded in 1901 when the last of the Indian lands in Oklahoma Territory opened for settlement. With a map of Lawton, "Geo. W. McCoy, Publisher." Advertising throughout. 66 pages, with 5 pages of advertising. Index to classified

Lot: 4582 - Railroad, County, and Township Map of Pennsylvania

Railroad, County, and Township Map of Pennsylvania and Business Directory of the Representative x Business x Houses. Published by P.J. Hannifan & Co., New York City, 1891. Includes table of contents, as well as index to advertisements by city or

Lot: 4583 - Illustrated Atlas of the United States and

Illustrated Atlas of the United States and Adjacent Countries. T.G. Bradford. 1838. 14 x 17", 170pp. Beautifully hand colored engraved title page and maps by S. Stiles, Sherman & Smith, New York, others by G.W. Boynton. The Republic of Texas map

Lot: 4584 - Rand, McNally & Co. Enlarged Business Atlas 1907

15 x 20.5", 379pp. Contains color maps plus town indexes and railroad lines. Many double truck maps. Covers are loose. Please inspect photo. State: United States City: Date: FHWAC#: 484

Lot: 4585 - Rand, McNally & Co's Improved Indexed Business

Rand, McNally & Co's Improved Indexed Business Atlas and Shipper's Guide. Containing large scale maps of dominion of Canada, Old Mexico, Central America, Cuba, and the several states and territories of the United States. Engraved, printed and

Lot: 4586 - American Newspaper Directory

Very Rare! "American Newspaper Directory, containing A Description of all the Newspapers and Periodicals Published in the United States, Dominion of Canada and Newfoundland, and of the Towns and Cities in which They are Published", Twenty-Eighth

Lot: 4587 - Two Crofutt Trans-Continental Guides (Flex Covers)

Two different editions of this classic Western guidebook. 1) 1878-79. Please note condition of front cover. Foxing. 2) 1879-80. Front cover hanging on by a thread. See picture for condition of cover. Several pages almost detached. First pages

Lot: 4588 - General California History, 12 Volumes

1) A History of California, The American Period. 2) Mother Lode Race Incident. 3) History of California. 4) John Muir Trail Country. 5) Disaster! The Great San Francisco Earthquake and Fire of 1906. 6) The California I Love. 7) California March of

Lot: 4589 - American Game Hunting Library

Approximately 26 volumes on hunting American game and trophies. Titles include, "The Deer of North America" by Leonard Lee Rue III, w/ dust jacket, "The Bobcat of North America" by Stanley P. Young, w/ dust jacket, "Panther!" by Roger Caras, w/ dust

Lot: 4590 - Fishing Library, 16 Volumes

1) Fishing in Mexico. 2) Nevada Angler's Guide. 3) Striped Bass Fishing in California and Oregon. 4) Enjoying fishing Lake Tahoe, The Truckee River and Pyramid Lake. 5) Nymph fishing in Practice. 6) Saltwater Fishing. 7) The Book of Fishes. 8) Guide

Lot: 4591 - Guns and Firearm Related Library

14 Volumes on guns and things related to firearms. Titles include, "Complete Book of Rifles and Shotguns" by Jack O'Connor, "The Rifle Book" by Jack O'Connor, w/ dust jacket, "Scattergunning" by Ray P. Holland, w/ dust jacket, "Training Your

Lot: 4592 - American History Library

15 Volumes on American history ranging from the founding fathers to JFK. Titles include, "The Crisis of The Old Order" by Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr., w/ dust jacket, First Edition, "The Bermuda Triangle Mystery-Solved" by Lawrence Kusche, w/ dust



Lot: 4594 - Founding Fathers Biographies

10 volumes. 1) Benjamin Franklin. 2) The Jefferson Conspiracies. 3) Thomas Paine. 4) Thomas Jefferson. 5) American Lion, Andrew Jackson in the White House. 6) Hamilton by the Slice. Falling in Love with Our Most Influential Founding Father. Note and

Lot: 4595 - US Industrialists, 8 Volumes

1)Oil Man, The Story of Frank Phillips and the Birth of Phillips Petroleum. 2) The Guggenheims. 3) Bernard Baruch, Park Bench Statesman. 4) Mr. Baruch, The Man, the Myth, the Eighty Years. 5) Henry Ford and the Jews, The Mass Production of Hate. 6)

Lot: 4596 - US President Library, 8 Vols.

1) Harry S. Truman, Years of Trial and Hope. 2) Harry S. Truman, Year of Decisions. 3) The Memories of Richard Nixon. 4) Kissinger, the Uses of Power. 5) Six Crises, Richard M. Nixon. 6) Henry Kissinger, White House Years. 7) J. F. K. The Man and the

Lot: 4597 - American Mainstream Literature First Edition With

7 Volumes of mainstream american literature that are all first edition and have their original dust jackets. Pieces include, "The Peter Principle" by Laurence Peter and Raymond Hall, "Gold From Crete" by C.S. Forester, "The Bridge of San Luis Rey"

Lot: 4598 - General Literature with Dust Jackets

42 Volumes of general literature that includes titles such as, "Beyond Horizons; Voyages of Adventures and Discovery" by Carleton Mitchell, First Edition, "The Fifth Seal" by Mark Aldanov, First Edition, "The Honey Badger" by Robert Ruark, w/ dust

Lot: 4599 - Lindbergh Library

11 Volumes written by or are about Anne and Charles Lindbergh or family. Includes "The Wartime Journals of Charles A. Lindbergh", "Hour of Gold, Hour of Lead" by Anne Lindbergh, "Loss of Eden; A Biography of Charles and Anne Lindbergh" by Joyce

Lot: 4600 - Pre-Columbus Library with Extras

7 Volumes total with 4 on the US before the arrival and europeanization of America. Volumes include, "1421; The Year China Discovered America" by Gavin Menzies, 2 Copies, one First Edition w/ dust jacket, one soft cover, "The Island of Seven Cities;

Lot: 4601 - Darwin, 7 Volumes

1) Darwin's Religious Odyssey. 2) Paleoclimate and Evolution with Emphasis on Human Origins. 3) Darwin The Indelible Stamp, The Evolution of an Idea. 4) Piltdown Man, The Secret Life of Charles Dawson. 5) The Origins of Species. 6) Charles Darwin. 7)

Lot: 4602 - The Fremont Cannon and Xerox Papers.

The Fremont Cannon, High Up and Far Back, by Ernest Allan Lewis. 1st edition, as new condition, blue cloth binding, not issued with dust jacket, published by The Arthur H. Clark Company, Glendale, 168 pages. Unravelling John C. Fremont puzzle of the

Lot: 4603 - Treasure in the Southwest, 6 Volumes

1) Lost Mines of the Old West by Howard D. Clark. 2) Lost Treasures of the West by Brad Williams and Choral Pepper. 3) Lost Mines & Buried Treasures along the Old Frontier by John D. Mitchell. 4) Dig Here!. Lost Mines & buried Treasure of the

Lot: 4604 - Rock Art Library

3 Volumes on Rock Art that include "The Archaeology of Rock-Art" by Christopher Chippindale and Paul S. C. Tacon, "The Rocks Begin To Speak" by LaVan Martineau, "Painted Dreams; Native American Rock Art" by Thor Conway, w/ dust jacket. State:

Lot: 4605 - Western Exploration and Archaeology Library

13 Volumes on Western exploration and archaeology. Includes titles such as "Becoming Aztlan" by Carroll L. Riley w/ dust jacket, Southwest Museum Papers (4 Editions), "Los Hermano Penitentes" by Lorayne Ann Horka-Follick, w/ dust jacket, "Lost

Lot: 4606 - World and Western History Library

Large history library that consists of approximately 105 volumes that fill up 4 boxes on world, and U.S. history. Examples from this collection include, "Ponzi's Scheme; The True Story of A Financial Legend" by Mitchell Zuckoff, "The Padre On

Lot: 4607 - Spanish, Mexican, and American Military in South

15 Volumes of Spanish, Mexican, and American military presence in the South West. Includes, "Mexican-American War 1846-1848" by Ron Field, "The Year of Decision" by Bernard DeVoto, dust jacket, "The Sword of The Republic" by Francis Paul Prucha,

Lot: 4608 - US World at War Library

Approximately 26 Volumes on the US in Wars and other conflict like Vietnam and Korea. Titles include "The Yorktown Campaign and the Surrender of Cornwallis" by Henry P. Johnston, w/ dust jacket, "The Age of Fighting Sail" Edited by Lewis Gannett, w/

Lot: 4609 - Non-American World Battles Library

15 Volumes on world battles that do not have US involvement. Titles include, "The Oxford History of the French Revolution" by William Doyle, w/ dust jacket, "Beyond The Khyber Pass" by John H. Waller, "Battlefields of Britain" by David Smurthwaite,

Lot: 4610 - Kings of the Battlefield by W. Sanford Ramey

Kings of the Battlefield by W. Sanford Ramey, Illustrated, Philadelphia: Aetna Publishing Co., 1884. This piece is 525 pages and covers: I Napoleon Bonaparte, II Chavazier Bryard, III Alphonso of Spain, IV King Richard (Lion Hearted), V William

Lot: 4611 - World War I Library

9 Volumes on World War I that includes "The Fierce Lambs" by A.A. Hoehling, w/ dust jacket, First Edition 1960, "The Lusitania Disaster" by Thomas A. Bailey and Paul B. Ryan, w/ dust jacket, "The Greater America" by Ralph D. Paine, "1914" by Lyn

Lot: 4612 - World War II Air and Battles Library

20 Volumes of World War II air and battle literature including, "The Wild Blue" by Stephen E. Ambrose, w/ dust jacket, "Scandinavian Misadventure" by Maurice Harvey, w/ dust jacket, "Day of Infamy" by Walter Lord, w/ dust jacket, "Cassino; Anatomy of

Lot: 4613 - World War II General Histories

True library with 79 volumes of books on World War II including two complete sets of Time Life books, "World War II" and "The Third Reich" each with approximately 25 volumes per series. The rest are smaller, individual books that include titles such

Lot: 4614 - Japan in WW II Library

18 Volumes about Japan in WW II and perspectives from both American and Japanese authors. Titles include, "Japanese Americans; From Relocation to Redress" by Sandra C. Taylor and Harry H. Kitano, "Shinano!; The Sinking of Japan's Secret Supership"

Lot: 4615 - Central and South America Library

Approximately 52 volumes on the history of Central and South America, mostly Inca. Examples from the group include, "The Golden Man, The Quest for El Dorado" by Victor W. Von Hagen, "Across The Chichimec Sea" by Riley and Hedrick, "Chile; Death in

Lot: 4616 - New Granada: Holton

New Granada by Isaac F. Holton. Title page reads as follows: New Granada: Twenty Months In The Andes. By Isaac F. Holton, M.A., Professor of Chemistry and Natural Histoy in Middlebury College. With Maps and Illustrations. New York: Harper &

Lot: 4617 - Roman Empire Library

9 Volumes on the Roman Empire including "The Campaigns of Alexander" by Arrian, w/ dust jacket, "The Decline And Fall of The Roman Empire" by Edward Gibbon, "The Sack of Rome" by E.R. Chamberlin, w/ dust jacket, "Caligula; Emperor of Rome"by Arther

Lot: 4618 - Life In Mexico by Madame Caleleron De La Baria

Life In Mexico by Madame Caleleron De La Baria. Titles page reads as follows, Life in Mexico, During A Residence Of Two Years In That Country. By Madame Caleleron De La Baria. With A Preface, By W.H. Prescott, Author of "The History of Ferdinand and

Lot: 4619 - Mexico History Library

Large library that consists of 72 Volumes on Mexican history that fill 3 boxes. Examples from this collection include, "The Mexicans; A Personal Portrait of the People" by Patrick Oster, "Mexico; From independence to Revolution, 1810-1910" by W.

Lot: 4620 - Exploration of the Valley of the Amazon by Herndon

Exploration of the Valley of the Amazon made under direction of the Navy Department by William Lewis Herndon and Lardner Gibbon in two volumes. Third volume is a map volume. This important three volume set was Captain Herndon's most important work of

Lot: 4621 - History of The Conquest of Peru 2 Vols.

Early history of Spain's acquisition of Peru in volumes I and II of William H. Prescott's "History of The Conquest of Peru" Published by Harper and Brothers, 82 Cliff Street, New York, 1847. Cover wear, foxing throughout overall good condition for

Lot: 4622 - Mac Cann's Arentine Provinces

An account of Two Thounsand Miles' Ride Through The Argentine Provinces Being an Account of The Natural Products of The Country, And Habits of The People; With A Historical Retrospect of The Rio De La Plata, Monte Video And Corrientes by William Mac

Lot: 4623 - 3 Great South American Books

1) "Wild Scenes in South America" by Don Ramon Paez, 2nd edition, 1863. Hardbound, cloth cover, 8.5" x 5.5". 2) Part One by Lieut. Herndon. "Exploration of the Valley of the Amazon", made under direction of The Navy Department, by Wm. lewis Herndon

Lot: 4624 - Humboldt: Cuadros De La Naturaleza

A book 'Words of Alejandro of Humboldt'. Title page reads as follows: Obras De Alejandro De Humboldt. Titled: Cuadros De La Naturaleza Por Alejandro De Humboldt, Traduccion de Bernardo Giner. Madrid Imprenta Y Libreria de Gaspar, Editores. (Antes

Lot: 4625 - Russia History Library

Approximately 20 Volumes on Russian History that include, "The Hidden War; A Russian Journalist's Account of The Soviet War in Afghanistan" by Artyom Borovik, "Cry From The Deep; The Submarine Disaster that Riveted the World and Put the New Russia to

Lot: 4626 - History of Spain Library

Large library with 42 Volumes on the history of Spain. Examples include, "Spanish Colonial Silver" by Leona Davis Boylan, "The Voyage of The Armada" by David Howarth, "The Spanish Civil War" by Hugh Thomas, "MI Pais Inventado" by Isabel Allende,

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