Montana "Big Sky 2" Auction

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Montana Tokens, Good For Mirrors, Postal History, Mining Stock Certificates, Photographs, Ephemera, and Checks.
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Montana Mine Smelting Stock Certificates1350 - Montana Mine Smelting Stock Certificates
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Lot of four pieces from two different companies. 1) Two gorgeous certificates for The Arizona, Eastern & Montana Smelting, Ore Purchasing & ...
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Estimates : 120.00 - 200.00
Sold to O******1 for (40.00 + 9.20) x 1 = 49.20
 
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Montana Mines Stock Certificates1351 - Montana Mines Stock Certificates
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16 issued stocks: Two Cascade Silver, no. A381, 200 shares, 1920 and no. C3733, 100 shares, 1921; Ruby Valley Mining Co., no. 117, 200 shares, 1918; T
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Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to t**********z for (35.00 + 7.00) x 1 = 42.00
 
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Montana Mining Stock Group1352 - Montana Mining Stock Group
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18 stocks: 2 National Boston Montana Mines Corp., no. 87, $1040.00, 1933, no. 243, $1219.00, 1933; two Jardine Mining Co., no. 11239, 100 shares, 1945
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Estimates : 180.00 - 350.00
Sold to t**********z for (45.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 54.00
 
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Montana Mining Stock Certificates and Territorial Bonds1353 - Montana Mining Stock Certificates and Territorial Bonds
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Group of 7. Includes: Bannock Ditch & Mining Co. (unused, 18--, vignette); Montana Fire-Clay Co. (unused 188-, but signed by president, colorful...
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Estimates : 250.00 - 350.00
Sold to d******c for (100.00 + 23.00) x 1 = 123.00
 
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Moulton Mining Company Suite of Stocks1354 - Moulton Mining Company Suite of Stocks
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13 Moulton Mining Company stocks. William Andrews Clark, president. Collection assembled when the stocks were first released--almost impossible to do
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Estimates : 300.00 - 800.00
Sold to O******1 for (60.00 + 13.80) x 1 = 73.80
 
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North American Gold & Silver Mining Co. of Montana Stock Certificate, 18691355 - North American Gold & Silver Mining Co. of Montana Stock Certificate, 1869
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Very early Montana mining piece. Inc. 1866. No. 425, issued in Philadelphia, where much of the early Montana financing was coming from. 100 shares to
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Estimates : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to O******1 for (160.00 + 36.80) x 1 = 196.80
 
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Pair of Nice Pictorial Montana Mining Stock Certificates1356 - Pair of Nice Pictorial Montana Mining Stock Certificates
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1) The Merced Gold Mining Co. of Montana. No. 1365, issued for 25 shares to George Baker on May 29, 1896. Corporate signatures. Stamp cancelled. Gilt
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Estimates : 220.00 - 300.00
Sold to e*****r for (50.00 + 11.50) x 1 = 61.50
 
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Railroad & Mining Stock Certificate Pair signed by "Copper King" W.A. Clark1357 - Railroad & Mining Stock Certificate Pair signed by "Copper King" W.A. Clark
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Lot of 2. Both signed by U.S. Senator and mining millionarie William A. Clark. 1) Butte Electric Railway Company. Inc. in West Virginia. Low No. 12, i
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Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to i*********1 for (70.00 + 16.10) x 1 = 86.10
 
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Rare Montana Gold Stock Certificates1358 - Rare Montana Gold Stock Certificates
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5 stocks: Pike National Dredging & Amalgamating Co., no. 289, 100 shares, 1895; Western Montana Placer Mining Co., no. 229, 300 shares, 1900, ca...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to O******1 for (30.00 + 6.90) x 1 = 36.90
 
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Three Different Montana Mining Stock Certificates1359 - Three Different Montana Mining Stock Certificates
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Lot of 3. 1) The Monroe Silver Mining Company. Inc. in New York. Mines and Works in Montana Territrory. Preferred Scrip No. 129, issued for $100 on No
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to F*********h for (100.00 + 23.00) x 1 = 123.00
 
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Three Different Montana Mining Stock Certificates 21360 - Three Different Montana Mining Stock Certificates 2
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Lot of 3. 1) The Algonquin Company. Montana Territory. No. 197, issued for 100 shares to Christopher Magee on Oct. 3, 1881. Signed by HA Stiles (presi
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Estimates : 250.00 - 350.00
Sold to h****y for (70.00 + 14.00) x 1 = 84.00
 
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Three Different Nice Montana Mining Stock Certificates1361 - Three Different Nice Montana Mining Stock Certificates
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Three in nice condition. 1) Montana Fire-Clay Company. Butte City. No. 34, issued 1889. Stamp cancelled. Colorful stock with eagle vignette. 7.75&qu...
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Estimates : 250.00 - 400.00
Sold to t**********z for (65.00 + 13.00) x 1 = 78.00
 
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Three Montana Mining Stocks including No. 1 Issued1362 - Three Montana Mining Stocks including No. 1 Issued
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1) Fair Play Mining Company. Inc. in Montana. Certificate No. 1 issued for 10, 833 shares to the company president, James Neihart on May 3, 1902. Pen
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Estimates : 220.00 - 300.00
Sold to v*****n for (90.00 + 20.70) x 1 = 110.70
 
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Three Nice Montana Mining Stock Certificates1363 - Three Nice Montana Mining Stock Certificates
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1) The Lord Nelson Mining Company. Inc. in Montana. No. 645, issued for 100 shares in Granite on Oct. 9, 1890. Signed by the president (Meyer) and sec
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Estimates : 250.00 - 350.00
Sold to e*****r for (60.00 + 13.80) x 1 = 73.80
 
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Two Gem-Related Montana Mining Stock Certificates1364 - Two Gem-Related Montana Mining Stock Certificates
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1) The Ruby Consolidated Mining Company. Inc. in Montana. No. 145, issued for 500 shares to Charles Rappes on Feb. 2, 1891. Signed by the vice preside
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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to O******1 for (35.00 + 8.05) x 1 = 43.05
 
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Two Other Gem-Related Montana Mining Stock Certificates1365 - Two Other Gem-Related Montana Mining Stock Certificates
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1) The Eldorado Gold & Gem Company of Montana, Limited. Inc. in Michigan. No. 565 issued for 20 shares to a reverend on April 2, 1897. Signed by...
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Estimates : 120.00 - 150.00
Sold to v*****n for (425.00 + 97.75) x 1 = 522.75
 
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Two Good Montana Mining Stocks & One Bond1366 - Two Good Montana Mining Stocks & One Bond
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Lot of 3. 1) Bell Silver & Copper Mining Company. Inc. in Montana. No. 1089, issued for 100 shares to F. Lennon on March 14th, 1882. Signed by t...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to F****e for (100.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 120.00
 
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Two Montana Mining Stocks: Granite Mountain & Helena1367 - Two Montana Mining Stocks: Granite Mountain & Helena
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1) East Granite Company. Philipsburg, Montana. Mines located on Granite Mountain. No. 591, issued for 200 shares on May 7, 1891. Signed by Pardee (pre
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Estimates : 220.00 - 300.00
Sold to F*********h for (110.00 + 25.30) x 1 = 135.30
 
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Two Nice Montana Mining Stock Certificates (one issued to Clark)1368 - Two Nice Montana Mining Stock Certificates (one issued to Clark)
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Two different. 1) Gorgeous certificate for The Great Falls Improvement Company of Montana Territory. Offices in Helena. Low No. 7, issued for 1 share
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Estimates : 220.00 - 350.00
Sold to h****y for (55.00 + 11.00) x 1 = 66.00
 
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Anaconda Reduction Works Reports / Booklets1369 - Anaconda Reduction Works Reports / Booklets
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Lot of five. 1) A Brief Description, 1919. 46 pages. 10 x 7". 16 full page black and white illustration. 2-3) Report, 1920. 10.25 x 6.75"....
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Estimates : 200.00 - 600.00
Sold to O******1 for (95.00 + 21.85) x 1 = 116.85
 
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Property Deed Signed by Marcus Daly, Montana "Copper King"1370 - Property Deed Signed by Marcus Daly, Montana "Copper King"
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Bargain & Sale Deed dated January 9th, 1891. Marcus Daly and his wife Maggie (of Butte) are selling (for $10) property in the Anaconda Cemetery....
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Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to i*********1 for (300.00 + 69.00) x 1 = 369.00
 
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Suite of 15 Original Anaconda Mining Cabinet Cards1371 - Suite of 15 Original Anaconda Mining Cabinet Cards
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15 different photographs of high quality: 2 birdseye view exteriors, 3 building exteriors, and 10 mill interiors. Unfortunately, none are labeled exce
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Estimates : 2,000.00 - 4,000.00
Sold to O******1 for (1,350.00 + 310.50) x 1 = 1,660.50
 
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Anaconda Copper Mining Reports & Ephemera1372 - Anaconda Copper Mining Reports & Ephemera
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Lot of sixteen items. The premier piece is an 1897 report from an engineer to superintendent Marcus Daly on the feasibility of developing the Rock Cre
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to O******1 for (70.00 + 16.10) x 1 = 86.10
 
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Butte and Superior Copper Company Annual Reports1373 - Butte and Superior Copper Company Annual Reports
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Lot of eight. 1) 1913 report (11 x 8.5"). 18 pages. Colored plat map. Two full page black and white photographs. 2) 1918. 18 pages. No photogra...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to O******1 for (110.00 + 25.30) x 1 = 135.30
 
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Butte Mining Photographs1374 - Butte Mining Photographs
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Lot of five fabulous photos. 1) St. Lawrence Mine. Photograph of mining crew with buildings in the background. 2) Leonard Mine. Members of the Eagle L
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Estimates : 180.00 - 300.00
Sold to v******s for (130.00 + 29.90) x 1 = 159.90
 
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Correspondence to the Montana School of Mines1375 - Correspondence to the Montana School of Mines
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Lot of over sixty-five, all on letterhead, mostly Montana. Great connection between the School of Mines and the state of Montana. Most all requesting
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Estimates : 800.00 - 1,600.00
Sold to O******1 for (250.00 + 57.50) x 1 = 307.50
 
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North Butte Mining Company Annual Reports1376 - North Butte Mining Company Annual Reports
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Lot of forty. Annual reports from 1908 to 1922 (missing 1921). All are roughly 12 pages. 9 x 6". Good to excellent condition. Report on the Eas...
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Estimates : 450.00 - 900.00
Sold to O******1 for (150.00 + 34.50) x 1 = 184.50
 
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Mining Letter & Cover from Carpenter Bar, Ophir, Montana1377 - Mining Letter & Cover from Carpenter Bar, Ophir, Montana
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Powell County. Letter dated Carpenter Bar, July 4th, 1916. Three page letter, fairly easy to read, addressed to W.A. Mitchell in Wallace, Idaho. Discu
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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to H****r for (50.00 + 11.50) x 1 = 61.50
 
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Fabulous Ophir Gold & Copper Mining Company Archive1378 - Fabulous Ophir Gold & Copper Mining Company Archive
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This massive archive is broken into three parts. PART 1 includes what seems to be the official documents for the company from articles of incorporatio
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Estimates : 2,500.00 - 5,000.00
Sold to 6*****b for (1,300.00 + 299.00) x 1 = 1,599.00
 
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Alice Gold & Silver Mining Co. Reports and Letterhead1379 - Alice Gold & Silver Mining Co. Reports and Letterhead
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Lot of three. 1) 1897 Annual report. 24 pages (7.75 x 5.75") with fancy red borders. The Alice Gold and Silver Mining Company was a mining oper...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 400.00
Sold to O******1 for (90.00 + 20.70) x 1 = 110.70
 
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Assay Related Montana Documents1380 - Assay Related Montana Documents
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Lot of six. 1) Garney & Hand Assay Certificate, Butte, 1887. For Jams B Leahy. 2) Butte Sampling Works, 1903. For the Minnie Jane. Poor conditio...
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Estimates : 240.00 - 500.00
Sold to O******1 for (70.00 + 16.10) x 1 = 86.10
 
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Montana Mining Prospectuses1381 - Montana Mining Prospectuses
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Lot includes: Washington Bar Placer Gold Mine, The Garrison Mining Co., Butte & Colorado Mining Co., General Mines Corp., Mineral Hill Uranium M...
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Estimates : 120.00 - 150.00
Sold to j*******9 for (225.00 + 51.75) x 1 = 276.75
 
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Montana Mining Ephemera from Smaller Locations1382 - Montana Mining Ephemera from Smaller Locations
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You have to see this lot to appreciate its amazing content. Over 100 items of mining interest. Includes 1892 US Patent for the Diamond Lode, Boulder M
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to O******1 for (1,250.00 + 287.50) x 1 = 1,537.50
 
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Small Montana Mining Reports1383 - Small Montana Mining Reports
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Lot of four. 1) Bannock Gold Mining Company. 1917. Amazing hand-written note, "Started abut May 15th and by June 15th the farmers were suing al...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to i*********1 for (300.00 + 69.00) x 1 = 369.00
 
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Two Albums of Montana Photographs1384 - Two Albums of Montana Photographs
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Lot of 56. Mostly mining. Two cabinet cards, Beautiful farming scene, Two Fred Bell: one of mine and another at an outing at mine entrance. Nice Frank
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Estimates : 700.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to O******1 for (475.00 + 109.25) x 1 = 584.25
 
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Three Fancy Montana Sealers1385 - Three Fancy Montana Sealers
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1) 10". Labor Temple Association. Red Lodge. Very fancy lion scroll work. Fancy Handle. Membership was mostly Irish and Finish. 2) 10". Ce...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to t**********z for (55.00 + 11.00) x 1 = 66.00
 
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Five Montana Sealers1386 - Five Montana Sealers
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1) 4" Montexo Holding and Royalty Corporation. Incorporated in 1927. Stuck in locked position. 2) 6.5". Ticon Copper Mining Company. Chrom...
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 75.00
 
 
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Two Fancy Anaconda Area Mining Sealers1387 - Two Fancy Anaconda Area Mining Sealers
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1) 11.5". Colusa Parrot Mining & Smelting Company. Anaconda. Beautiful red star. Tan trim. 2) 11.5". Tuttle Manufacturing and Supply C...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 250.00
Sold to i*********1 for (75.00 + 17.25) x 1 = 92.25
 
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Three Fancy Butte Area Mining Sealers1388 - Three Fancy Butte Area Mining Sealers
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1) 11.5' Consolidated Morning Star Mining Company. Chrome like handle and gold star on base. Incorporated October 7, 1891. 2) 8.5". Parrot ...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 250.00
Sold to i*********1 for (225.00 + 51.75) x 1 = 276.75
 
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Deer Lodge Homestead Sealer1389 - Deer Lodge Homestead Sealer
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Number 4266. Excellent condition with a nice red star on the sealer and golden highlights. City: Deer Lodge State: Montana Date: ID: 37214
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to F****e for (60.00 + 12.00) x 1 = 72.00
 
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Montana Vigilante Silver Medallion1390 - Montana Vigilante Silver Medallion
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1866 Vigilante Silver Medallion By December of 1863 citizens of Virginia City, Bannock, and Nevada City had enough with undesirable characters. They
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Estimates : 2,500.00 - 3,500.00
Sold to 1**9 for (5,000.00 + 1,000.00) x 1 = 6,000.00
 
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Five Absarokee Tokens (Saloon, Bank) (Absarokee, Montana)1391 - Five Absarokee Tokens (Saloon, Bank) (Absarokee, Montana)
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Rosebud Saloon, Bon Ton, Chrome Bar (encased penny), Yellowstone Bank (2). City: Absarokee State: Montana Date: ID: 37108
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to r****k for (160.00 + 32.00) x 1 = 192.00
 
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Three Anaconda Error Tokens (Anaconda, Montana)1392 - Three Anaconda Error Tokens (Anaconda, Montana)
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Lot of 3 tokens with Anaconda mispelled and Mike Donicich mispelled. City: Anaconda State: Montana Date: ID: 37077
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to p********n for (110.00 + 25.30) x 1 = 135.30
 
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1894 Anaconda Badges & Token for Capitol Campaign1393 - 1894 Anaconda Badges & Token for Capitol Campaign
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Lot of 3 pins and 1 token from the 1894 campaign to make Anaconda the state capital. City: Anaconda State: Montana Date: ID: 37107
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Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to T******p for (225.00 + 51.75) x 1 = 276.75
 
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Four Anaconda Tokens (Anaconda, Montana)1394 - Four Anaconda Tokens (Anaconda, Montana)
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1) Good For / a / Flynn's / T.D. Cigar; 2) C.T. McLean; 3) J.J.W.; 4) Chavrak & Kombol. City: Anaconda State: Montana Date: ID: 36929
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Estimates : 180.00 - 360.00
Sold to a********e.. for (350.00 + 80.50) x 1 = 430.50
 
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L. F. Verberckmoes, Optician & Watchmaker, Advertising Mirror (Anaconda, Montana)1395 - L. F. Verberckmoes, Optician & Watchmaker, Advertising Mirror (Anaconda, Montana)
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L. F. / Verberckmoes / Optician & Watchmaker / 208 East Park Ave. / Anaconda / Mont. // mirror, 55 mm City: Anaconda State: Montana Date: I...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to a****a for (50.00 + 11.50) x 1 = 61.50
 
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Anaconda Oval and Cutout Token Group (Anaconda, Montana)1396 - Anaconda Oval and Cutout Token Group (Anaconda, Montana)
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Lot of 11 tokens, either oval or cutouts. City: Anaconda State: Montana Date: ID: 37079
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to a**********0 for (190.00 + 38.00) x 1 = 228.00
 
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Roach & Smith Token Collection (12) (Anaconda, Montana)1397 - Roach & Smith Token Collection (12) (Anaconda, Montana)
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Lot of 12 tokens from Roach & Smith, 201 Main. City: Anaconda State: Montana Date: ID: 37109
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to n***l for (60.00 + 12.00) x 1 = 72.00
 
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Slavonian Workingmen's Co. Tokens (4) (Anaconda, Montana)1398 - Slavonian Workingmen's Co. Tokens (4) (Anaconda, Montana)
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Lot of 4 different tokens from this Anaconda group. City: Anaconda State: Montana Date: ID: 37076
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Estimates : 120.00 - 240.00
Sold to a********e.. for (120.00 + 27.60) x 1 = 147.60
 
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Twenty Anaconda Tokens (Anaconda, Montana)1399 - Twenty Anaconda Tokens (Anaconda, Montana)
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Lot of 20 tokens from Anaconda: The Montana, The Turf Saloon, The Paradise (4), 211 Main St., The Panama, Minor's, Pop's Place, and others....
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to b********c.. for (170.00 + 34.00) x 1 = 204.00
 
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