2012 Hot August Auction

Auction Details

Highlights of the sale include:
1. A new discovery of an early, c 1876-7 photo of the Earp family with all of the Earp brothers and their father Nicholas.
2. The Ken and Rosemary Roberts miners candlestick collection containing some of the finest miners candlesticks ever made
3. The best saloon section we’ve ever had – including a fantastic collection of embossed saloon bottles put away for 40 years
4. The largest (by far!) antique American silver ingot, nearly 500 ounces – from Denver!
5. “Discovery” ingots from collections all over America
6. Western mining broadsides, lithographs and maps – the best selection of rarities ever offered at one time.
7. Western Art – five spectacular oil paintings in the style of Russell in oversized mural format by Franz Trevors, from the Palace Club, Reno, 1943-4.
8. Gaming – rare early slot machine (1910), chip collections, antique equipment and broadsides
9. Bawdy & Brothel- rare Mustang Ranch “gold card”, ultra rare early brothel tokens highlighted by the Goldfield “rooster”
10. Western broadsides – the best ever seen at auction – Tahoe, Virginia City, Reno, Pioneer societies, brewery advertising and more
11. Gold and gold ore specimens from major collections
12. Nevada Railroad Collection- The fantastic Jacobitz Collection of lamps, locks, keys, photographs and documents. Perhaps the best collection ever assembled!
13. Humboldt Soda Works Archive from Winnemucca. An original collection of hundreds of original etched and silk screened seltzer bottles for the back bars in saloons dating from c1890 to 1919 (Prohibition) and another batch that post-dates Prohibition.
14. Mining and Assay catalog collection
15. Major World’s Fair ephemera & So Called Dollars collections
16. Original hoard of Morgan Dollars from a Reno Casino in the early days and a $50 Augustus Humbert Pioneer gold piece.
17. Rare western tokens. The best of the best.
Invoicing and lot pick up will NOT be available at the live auction.
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Virginia City Framed Paintings NV - Storey County, -  - 2012aug - General Americana851 - Virginia City Framed Paintings NV - Storey County, - - 2012aug - General Americana
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Lot of 2 framed portraits by (K.D.?) Kimble dated ‘78, one of an American Indian young man and the other of an American Indian maiden. The young man w
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Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
 
 
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Virginia City Stereocard NV - Storey County,c 1868 - 2012aug - General Americana852 - Virginia City Stereocard NV - Storey County,c 1868 - 2012aug - General Americana
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This stereocard shows a bird's eye view of the town. The image is clearly pre-fire, pre-V&T Railroad, and comes from the height of the 1860s...
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Start Price : 500.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,500.00
 
 
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Virginia City/Comstock Group NV - Storey County, - 1864-1915 - 2012aug - General Americana853 - Virginia City/Comstock Group NV - Storey County, - 1864-1915 - 2012aug - General Americana
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Comstock Mining District. Lot of 6. Included are 3 receipts: An 1864 receipt for one load of gold and silver ore, weighing 1,010 lbs. received from th
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Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to 9***4 for (140.00 + 27.30) x 1 = 167.30
 
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Ad Thermometer Collection NV - Tonopah,Nye County - 1920-1964 - 2012aug - General Americana854 - Ad Thermometer Collection NV - Tonopah,Nye County - 1920-1964 - 2012aug - General Americana
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Lot of 19 from various Nevada towns and businesses Kelly & Lindsay of Carson City, Reno Brewing Company, Johnson & Thomas General Merchandise,
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Sold to g********_.. for (350.00 + 68.25) x 1 = 418.25
 
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Assay Archive NV - Tonopah,Nye County -  - 2012aug - General Americana855 - Assay Archive NV - Tonopah,Nye County - - 2012aug - General Americana
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This lot contains about 9 years of assay, payroll records and other paper work from the Tonopah Mining Company of Nevada, between 1906 and 1917. Inclu
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Sold to 6*****b for (200.00 + 39.00) x 1 = 239.00
 
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Early Tonopah Photographs NV - Tonopah,Nye County - 1901-1910 - 2012aug - General Americana856 - Early Tonopah Photographs NV - Tonopah,Nye County - 1901-1910 - 2012aug - General Americana
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Lot of 24. Range in sizes from 1.75” x 2.75" to 7” x 9.” Low to medium contrast and focus is sharp. Some wear on a few photographs, which show va
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Sold to 6*****b for (300.00 + 58.50) x 1 = 358.50
 
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Jefferies and Johnson Fight Photograph NV - Tonopah,Nye County - 1910 - 2012aug - General Americana857 - Jefferies and Johnson Fight Photograph NV - Tonopah,Nye County - 1910 - 2012aug - General Americana
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Titled “The Crowd at Ringside,” the photo was taken during the “Fight of the Century" between Jack Johnson and James J. Jeffries, in which Johnso
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Mining Companies' Annual Reports NV - Tonopah,Nye County - 1915 - 2012aug - General Americana858 - Mining Companies' Annual Reports NV - Tonopah,Nye County - 1915 - 2012aug - General Americana
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Lot of 3: 1) Thirteenth Annual Report of the Tonopah Mining Company of Nevada, 30 pp. Green paper cover. 2) Annual Report of the Nevada-Douglas Copper
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Estimates : 75.00 - 150.00
Sold to 9***7 for (45.00 + 8.78) x 1 = 53.78
 
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Original Tonopah Package Token NV - Tonopah,Nye County -  - 2012aug - General Americana859 - Original Tonopah Package Token NV - Tonopah,Nye County - - 2012aug - General Americana
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One of the top Western tokens, this pictorial is in very fine condition. Obv.: The Original Package/ Good For/ 12.5c/ Tonopah; rev.: pictorial of bear
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Estimates : 2,000.00 - 5,000.00
Sold to g****a for (2,200.00 + 429.00) x 1 = 2,629.00
 
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Palmetto Mining Co. Documents NV - Tonopah,Nye County - c1927 - 2012aug - General Americana860 - Palmetto Mining Co. Documents NV - Tonopah,Nye County - c1927 - 2012aug - General Americana
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Lot of 25 various documents, letters, both typed & hand-written, newspaper article, stock certificates books, Articles of Incorporation, Meeting M
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to R*****n for (200.00 + 39.00) x 1 = 239.00
 
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Photo and Postcard Collection NV - Tonopah,Nye County -  - 2012aug - General Americana861 - Photo and Postcard Collection NV - Tonopah,Nye County - - 2012aug - General Americana
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20 photos and postcards of old time Tonopah, including one dated 18 April 1906 from Fruitvale to Los Angeles which says, "My dear children are al
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Pittman Campaign Broadside NV - Tonopah,Nye County -  - 2012aug - General Americana862 - Pittman Campaign Broadside NV - Tonopah,Nye County - - 2012aug - General Americana
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Senator from Nevada; born in Vicksburg, Warren County, Miss., 12 September 1872; educated by private tutors and at the Southwestern Presbyterian Unive
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Sold to 4***4 for (250.00 + 48.75) x 1 = 298.75
 
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Rotholtz Bros. Tip Tray NV - Tonopah,Nye County - 2012aug - General Americana863 - Rotholtz Bros. Tip Tray NV - Tonopah,Nye County - 2012aug - General Americana
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4.25" metal tip tray advertising Globe-Wernicke sectional bookcases. The Rothholtz Brothers also produced a token for their business. - Jacobitz
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Sold to f*******d for (425.00 + 82.88) x 1 = 507.88
 
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Tonopah & Goldfield Post Cards NV - Tonopah,Nye County - 1905-1910 - 2012aug - General Americana864 - Tonopah & Goldfield Post Cards NV - Tonopah,Nye County - 1905-1910 - 2012aug - General Americana
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Lot of 26 RPC, chromolithograph, linen and black/white photo post cards, both unused and postmarked. Images include birdseye views of the towns, minin
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Sold to n*******n for (250.00 + 48.75) x 1 = 298.75
 
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Tonopah Collector Spoons NV - Tonopah,Nye County - 2012aug - General Americana865 - Tonopah Collector Spoons NV - Tonopah,Nye County - 2012aug - General Americana
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Lot of 5 from Tonopah. All marked sterling. One is from the Mizpah Mine, the rest from the town and embossed accordingly. Bowls are embossed with TONO
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Sold to g********_.. for (200.00 + 39.00) x 1 = 239.00
 
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Tonopah Ledgers/ Books NV - Tonopah,Nye County - 1915, 1926 - 2012aug - General Americana866 - Tonopah Ledgers/ Books NV - Tonopah,Nye County - 1915, 1926 - 2012aug - General Americana
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Lot of 5: Various Ledgers and books, Nevada First National Bank Check Receipt book, Stock Certificats book, Nevada First National Bank of Tonopah chec
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Sold to R*****n for (175.00 + 34.13) x 1 = 209.13
 
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Tonopah Silver Spoon Collection NV - Tonopah,Nye County - 2012aug - General Americana867 - Tonopah Silver Spoon Collection NV - Tonopah,Nye County - 2012aug - General Americana
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This lot of 5 whimsical spoons includes: 1) A 3.75" spoon shaped like a shovel, engraved "TONOPAH NEV.". The handle bears an ornate gol
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Sold to m********y for (250.00 + 48.75) x 1 = 298.75
 
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Tonopah and Goldfield Group NV - Tonopah,Nye County - 2012aug - General Americana868 - Tonopah and Goldfield Group NV - Tonopah,Nye County - 2012aug - General Americana
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Eclectic lot of 7: 1) brown metal messenger box with gold colored trim and "Tonopah District/ Messenger/ Company" at the bottom front, &am...
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Sold to 8***3 for (450.00 + 87.75) x 1 = 537.75
 
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Marshall Badge NV - Treasure Hill,White Pine County - 2012aug - General Americana869 - Marshall Badge NV - Treasure Hill,White Pine County - 2012aug - General Americana
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An 1868 silver strike at Treasure Hill led to a brief but frantic mining boom. The White Pine Mining district soon became White Pine County. The boom
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Sold to s********k.. for (750.00 + 146.25) x 1 = 896.25
 
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Treasure Hill Prospectus NV - Treasure Hill,White Pine County - 1879 - 2012aug - General Americana870 - Treasure Hill Prospectus NV - Treasure Hill,White Pine County - 1879 - 2012aug - General Americana
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An 8 page prospectus from around 1879 to promote the Baldy Sour Mining Company. It lists the names and locations of individual mine shafts, names of c
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Sold to 8*****S for (100.00 + 19.50) x 1 = 119.50
 
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Tuscarora Mining District Collection NV - Tuscarora,Elko County - 1877-1920 - 2012aug - General Amer871 - Tuscarora Mining District Collection NV - Tuscarora,Elko County - 1877-1920 - 2012aug - General Amer
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An album containing 13 stock certificates, 6 Justice Court documents; 4 5" x 7” black/white photos; 2 stage-line billheads and one receipt; and 2
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Sold to h***1 for (750.00 + 146.25) x 1 = 896.25
 
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Unionville Ephemera NV - Unionville,Pershing County - 2012aug - General Americana872 - Unionville Ephemera NV - Unionville,Pershing County - 2012aug - General Americana
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Papers from the Humboldt County town of Unionville. An arrest warrant and complaint (1901), a receipt from the Arizona Restaurant (1880), a receipt fr
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Sold to 8*****k for (100.00 + 19.50) x 1 = 119.50
 
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Hotel Verdi Double Struck Token NV - Verdi,Washoe County - 2012aug - General Americana873 - Hotel Verdi Double Struck Token NV - Verdi,Washoe County - 2012aug - General Americana
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Rare double struck piece. - Jacobitz Collection -60489
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Estimates : 500.00 - 100.00
Sold to f****e for (250.00 + 48.75) x 1 = 298.75
 
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1868 Chief of Police Proclamation NV - Virginia City,2012aug - General Americana874 - 1868 Chief of Police Proclamation NV - Virginia City,2012aug - General Americana
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The official document certifying the election of Mark Strouse as Chief of Police dated May 9th, 1868. Written by city clerk Wm. H. Young, and embossed
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Sold to 9*********n for (150.00 + 29.25) x 1 = 179.25
 
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American Exchange Hotel Card NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1877 - 2012aug - General Americana875 - American Exchange Hotel Card NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1877 - 2012aug - General Americana
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Virginia & Truckee Railroad time table "taking effect March 12th, 1877" on one side. Reverse is "American Exchange Hotel, Corner of
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Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to 6*****b for (225.00 + 43.88) x 1 = 268.88
 
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Bottles, Mining Specimens, Geology Book NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1890 - 2012aug - General 876 - Bottles, Mining Specimens, Geology Book NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1890 - 2012aug - General
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Lot of 6: 3 various Mining Ore samples, 2 bottles, one large and one small, "Elements of Geology" book by Joseph Le Cont from 1890, with han
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Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
Sold to S********v for (125.00 + 24.38) x 1 = 149.38
 
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Boyle Campaign Broadside NV - Virginia City,Storey County - c1918 - 2012aug - General Americana877 - Boyle Campaign Broadside NV - Virginia City,Storey County - c1918 - 2012aug - General Americana
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The first governor of Nevada to be born in the state, Boyle was born on July 26, 1879 in Virginia City. He was a mining engineer, and was the Governor
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Sold to f****e for (175.00 + 34.13) x 1 = 209.13
 
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Brown and Tassell Boots & Shoes Company Ledgers NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1872, 1873, 1874,878 - Brown and Tassell Boots & Shoes Company Ledgers NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1872, 1873, 1874,
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Lot of 9 ledgers owned by Conrad Brown and John Tassell of Virginia City. Ledgers measure 16” x 7”, many have water damage and wear on the binding and
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Piety Hill Gold and Silver Mining Company Certificate of Incorporation NV - Virginia City,Storey Cou879 - Piety Hill Gold and Silver Mining Company Certificate of Incorporation NV - Virginia City,Storey Cou
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The Piety Hill Gold and Silver Mining Co., was located in the Comstock in-between the Gold Hill and Virginia Mining Districts. This Certified copy of
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to R*****n for (75.00 + 14.63) x 1 = 89.63
 
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Comstock Art Duo NV - Virginia City,Storey County - c1880 - 2012aug - General Americana880 - Comstock Art Duo NV - Virginia City,Storey County - c1880 - 2012aug - General Americana
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1) Framed lithograph of "Map of The Gold Hill Front Lodes of the Comstock Range," a scaled survey map of the various works and mines of Gold
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Estimates : 700.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to 8*****K for (650.00 + 126.75) x 1 = 776.75
 
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Comstock Lode Post-1890 Collection NV - Virginia City,Storey County - c1890 - 2012aug - General Amer881 - Comstock Lode Post-1890 Collection NV - Virginia City,Storey County - c1890 - 2012aug - General Amer
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Letters, stock certificates, checks, a legal resolution, receipts and billheads are included in this album reflecting mining and business concerns on
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Estimates : 700.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to 9***4 for (425.00 + 82.88) x 1 = 507.88
 
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Comstock Mines Map NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1875 - 2012aug - General Americana882 - Comstock Mines Map NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1875 - 2012aug - General Americana
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This is Parkinson's Map of the Comstock Lode a longitudinal map of the area mines that permeated the area in the mid to late 1800s. The piece, p...
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Estimates : 3,500.00 - 5,000.00
Sold to 7***3 for (3,500.00 + 682.50) x 1 = 4,182.50
 
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Comstock Photos & Correspondence NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 2012aug - General Americana883 - Comstock Photos & Correspondence NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 2012aug - General Americana
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Lot of 51 black and white photos, three handwritten letters and some bank documents from Virginia City. Included are a 7" x 11" birds eye vi
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Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to 9***4 for (325.00 + 63.38) x 1 = 388.38
 
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Early Century Carnival Programs NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1903 - 2012aug - General American884 - Early Century Carnival Programs NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1903 - 2012aug - General American
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Lot of 2 carnival programs. 1). 1903 program from the Comstock Carnival held in Virginia City. There are several businesses that took out ads in the 6
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Sold to 6*****b for (150.00 + 29.25) x 1 = 179.25
 
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Framed Grocer Advertisement NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 2012aug - General Americana885 - Framed Grocer Advertisement NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 2012aug - General Americana
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A 7” by 10.25” newsprint cutting advertising the “J. MORRIS,/ DRY GOODS,/ PALACE EMPORIUM./ VIRGINIA CITY, - NEV.”. Framed, 15” by 12”. Yellowed with
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H. VanSickle  Letter NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 2012aug - General Americana886 - H. VanSickle Letter NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 2012aug - General Americana
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A handwritten 1862 letter of petition to levy a tax on toll roads and bridges to constitute a general school fund. Includes two revenue stamps."D
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Estimates : 500.00 - 750.00
Sold to V********e for (200.00 + 39.00) x 1 = 239.00
 
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Hale & Norcross Company's Mining Works Blueprint NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1866 - 2012aug -887 - Hale & Norcross Company's Mining Works Blueprint NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1866 - 2012aug -
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Map shows an outline of Virginia City’s B through E streets as well as the boundary lines for Savage Co. South, Hale & Norcross and Chollar-Potosi
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Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,500.00
Sold to R*****n for (600.00 + 117.00) x 1 = 717.00
 
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Hale and Norcross Bankbook and Assessment NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 2012aug - General Ameri888 - Hale and Norcross Bankbook and Assessment NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 2012aug - General Ameri
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An 1887 account book of the Hale & Norcross Silver Mining Company of the Virginia Agency of The Nevada Bank of San Francisco showing bullion depos
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Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
Sold to r******w for (100.00 + 19.50) x 1 = 119.50
 
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James F. Reed Envelope NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 2012aug - General Americana889 - James F. Reed Envelope NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 2012aug - General Americana
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In 1845 Reed decided to head west to California and organized a small group which left the Springfield area in the spring of 1846. The other members w
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Sold to f*******d for (150.00 + 29.25) x 1 = 179.25
 
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Knights of Templar Framed Items NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1869, 1890 - 2012aug - General Am890 - Knights of Templar Framed Items NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1869, 1890 - 2012aug - General Am
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This rare pairing is very exciting. The first item in this framed lot is a gorgeous commemorative plate with green trim and gold accents. The center o
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Sold to R*****n for (300.00 + 58.50) x 1 = 358.50
 
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Lawrence & Houseworth Photo NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1876-77 - 2012aug - General Americana891 - Lawrence & Houseworth Photo NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1876-77 - 2012aug - General Americana
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An early, rare view of the famous mining town.One of the oldest established communities in Nevada, Virginia City traces its genesis to the Comstock Lo
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Sold to p********n for (400.00 + 78.00) x 1 = 478.00
 
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Map of Sutro Tunnel NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1866 - 2012aug - General Americana892 - Map of Sutro Tunnel NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1866 - 2012aug - General Americana
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Framed and mounted map of the Sutro Tunnel, drawn by Charles F. Hoffman in 1866 in San Francisco. This framed and mounted piece measures 19.5" x
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Map of the Comstock NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 2012aug - General Americana893 - Map of the Comstock NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 2012aug - General Americana
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This piece shows the mines that permeated the Virginia City area in the 19th century. It is a topographical draft, showing the elevations and depths o
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Sold to R*****n for (250.00 + 48.75) x 1 = 298.75
 
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Ophir Mine Photo NV - Virginia City,Storey County -  - 2012aug - General Americana894 - Ophir Mine Photo NV - Virginia City,Storey County - - 2012aug - General Americana
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A photograph of the Ophir Mine taken by J.H. Crockwell, mounted and framed along with an advertising card from the Virginia City photographer. The sce
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to R*****n for (150.00 + 29.25) x 1 = 179.25
 
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Ophir Mine Spoon NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1889 - 2012aug - General Americana895 - Ophir Mine Spoon NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1889 - 2012aug - General Americana
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A beautiful souvenir from the Ophir Mine. Embossed in the bowl with a scene showing the buildings of the celebrated mine. This is a sterling silver sp
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Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to m********y for (300.00 + 58.50) x 1 = 358.50
 
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Pacific Union Express Co. Treasure Box *Territorial* NV - Virginia City,Storey County - c1860 - 2012896 - Pacific Union Express Co. Treasure Box *Territorial* NV - Virginia City,Storey County - c1860 - 2012
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Original Pacific Union Express Company Stage Coach Treasure Box. Dovetail oak construction with iron "knuckle breaker" handles on sides, ste
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Estimates : 10,000.00 - 25,000.00
Sold to W**1 for (14,000.00 + 2,730.00) x 1 = 16,730.00
 
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Pacific Union Express Photograph NV - Virginia City,Storey County - c1859 - 2012aug - General Americ897 - Pacific Union Express Photograph NV - Virginia City,Storey County - c1859 - 2012aug - General Americ
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Photograph of the Pacific Union Express Co. office, situated below the Sutterley's Photographic Gallery, on the second floor, in Virginia City. ...
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Sold to 9*********n for (700.00 + 136.50) x 1 = 836.50
 
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President U.S. Grant - Virginia City Cabinet Photograph NV - Virginia City,Storey County - c1879 - 2898 - President U.S. Grant - Virginia City Cabinet Photograph NV - Virginia City,Storey County - c1879 - 2
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Cabinet photo believed to be taken during the famous Presidential visit to the Comstock by Ulysses S. Grant and his entourage. This photo was taken du
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Purple Nevada Imprinted Chollar Potosi Revenue Stamps NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1870 - 2012899 - Purple Nevada Imprinted Chollar Potosi Revenue Stamps NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1870 - 2012
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Lot of 3 checks from the Chollar Potosi Mining Company. Checks are dated from February 1870 to July 1875. All are on Revenue stamped paper, including
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Sold to i****2 for (1,500.00 + 292.50) x 1 = 1,792.50
 
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Rare Virginia City Publications NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1900 - 2012aug - General American900 - Rare Virginia City Publications NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1900 - 2012aug - General American
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Lot of 8: 1) Private mailing card celebrating the Comstock Mining Jubilee of 1906. The card is blank and in very good condition. 2) Constitution and B
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Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
Sold to 6*****b for (160.00 + 31.20) x 1 = 191.20
 
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