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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Southern Pacific Fernley Depot Postcard NV - Fernley,Lyon County - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"150 - Southern Pacific Fernley Depot Postcard NV - Fernley,Lyon County - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"
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The front of this postcard is marked, in white, S.P. DEPOT/ FERNLEY. NEV. and the S and both N are written backwards. - Jacobitz Collection -60121
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to h***1 for (100.00 + 19.50) x 1 = 119.50
 
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Gerlach Postcard NV - Gerlach,Washoe County - 1912 - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"151 - Gerlach Postcard NV - Gerlach,Washoe County - 1912 - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"
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Postcard addressed to “MISS RUTH A BRADLEY” shows the bustling Gerlach train station, with 3 cars and 5 men standing outside. - Jacobitz Collection -6
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to h***1 for (140.00 + 27.30) x 1 = 167.30
 
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Las Vegas & Tonopah Railroad Map NV - Las Vegas,Cook County - 1910 - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"152 - Las Vegas & Tonopah Railroad Map NV - Las Vegas,Cook County - 1910 - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"
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A stunning 17.5” by 23.5” map encased in a double-sided, 23.5” by 29.5” wooden frame. The front is a full map of the Las Vegas & Tonopah Railroad’
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,500.00
Sold to h***1 for (500.00 + 97.50) x 1 = 597.50
 
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Lovelock Railroad Ephemera NV - Lovelock,Pershing County - c1907 - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"153 - Lovelock Railroad Ephemera NV - Lovelock,Pershing County - c1907 - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"
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Four scenes of the Lovelock Depot: 1) A busy scene, “TRAIN TIME AT LOVELOCK NEVADA” and addressed to “MRS. C. A. ERWIN” and postmarked 1913. 2) A clos
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Silver Peak Railroad Pass NV - Silver Peak,Esmeralda County - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"154 - Silver Peak Railroad Pass NV - Silver Peak,Esmeralda County - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"
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1914 pass to B.A. Rives passenger agent. - Jacobitz Collection -59891
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to 8***3 for (600.00 + 117.00) x 1 = 717.00
 
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Lake Tahoe Railway Photos NV - Stateline,Douglas County - 1867 - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"155 - Lake Tahoe Railway Photos NV - Stateline,Douglas County - 1867 - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"
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Lot of 17 photos, RPCs and color postcards all relating to the Lake Tahoe/ Truckee area. The most endearing photo in this collection is a 5" x ...
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Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
Sold to 9***3 for (150.00 + 29.25) x 1 = 179.25
 
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Central Nevada Railroadiana NV - Tonopah,Nye County - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"156 - Central Nevada Railroadiana NV - Tonopah,Nye County - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"
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1) A 1915 letter from H.R. Grier, general agent for the Tonopah & Tidewater Railroad announcing resumption of regular schedules after a fire in th
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Tonopah & Goldfield Railroad Car Lock NV - Tonopah,Nye County - c1887-1900s - 2012aug - "Railroadian157 - Tonopah & Goldfield Railroad Car Lock NV - Tonopah,Nye County - c1887-1900s - 2012aug - "Railroadian
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Eagle Lock Company was established in 1833, incorporated in 1854, and closed in 1954. At one time, Eagle was the largest trunk and cabinet lock maker
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Estimates : 750.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to h***1 for (425.00 + 82.88) x 1 = 507.88
 
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Tonopah & Goldfield Railroad Lantern NV - Tonopah,Nye County - c1905 - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"158 - Tonopah & Goldfield Railroad Lantern NV - Tonopah,Nye County - c1905 - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"
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On 1 November 1905, the Tonopah Railroad and the Goldfield Railroad merged to become the Tonopah and Goldfield Railroad, which operated until 1947
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 4,000.00
Sold to W**1 for (2,500.00 + 487.50) x 1 = 2,987.50
 
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Tonopah & Goldfield Railroad Lock and Luggage Tag NV - Tonopah,Nye County - c1906-1947 - 2012aug - "159 - Tonopah & Goldfield Railroad Lock and Luggage Tag NV - Tonopah,Nye County - c1906-1947 - 2012aug - "
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This lock and luggage tag likely belonged to Tonopah & Goldfield Railroad Company, which operated 1906-1947. Riveted bronze padlock marked “M 70”
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to h***1 for (600.00 + 117.00) x 1 = 717.00
 
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Tonopah & Goldfield Railroad Suite NV - Tonopah,Nye County - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"160 - Tonopah & Goldfield Railroad Suite NV - Tonopah,Nye County - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"
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A nice collection of ephemera from the Tonopah and Goldfield Railroad Company. Lot includes a blank stock certificate, 2 rail tickets with various sto
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Estimates : 750.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to i*****l for (375.00 + 73.13) x 1 = 448.13
 
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Tonopah & Tidewater Railroad Lock NV - Tonopah,Nye County - c1912 - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"161 - Tonopah & Tidewater Railroad Lock NV - Tonopah,Nye County - c1912 - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"
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Heavy riveted padlock, marked “T&T RY” on front shackle and marked “Adlake” on the key drop. “1/1” is also marked under the key drop, by the keyho
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Estimates : 750.00 - 2,500.00
Sold to f********h for (500.00 + 97.50) x 1 = 597.50
 
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Tonopah & Tidewater Railroad Specimen Bond NV - Tonopah,Nye County - 1907 - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"162 - Tonopah & Tidewater Railroad Specimen Bond NV - Tonopah,Nye County - 1907 - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"
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This is a rare, possibly unique Tonopah and Tidewater Railroad Company specimen bond. This is a specimen in the amount of 100 Pounds Sterling and is p
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to f********h for (700.00 + 136.50) x 1 = 836.50
 
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Tonopah & Tidewater Tall-Globe Railroad Lantern NV - Tonopah,Nye County - c1895 - 2012aug - "Railroa163 - Tonopah & Tidewater Tall-Globe Railroad Lantern NV - Tonopah,Nye County - c1895 - 2012aug - "Railroa
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Tonopah & Tidewater Railroad (T&T RR) was chartered 5 July 1904 and directed by Francis Marion Smith, the “Borax King” [Ref: Poor’s Manual of
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Estimates : 2,000.00 - 5,000.00
Sold to r******n for (2,400.00 + 468.00) x 1 = 2,868.00
 
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Tonopah Railway Passes NV - Tonopah,Nye County - 1916-1930 - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"164 - Tonopah Railway Passes NV - Tonopah,Nye County - 1916-1930 - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"
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Lot of 5 passes for Tonopah Railroads dating from 1916 to 1930. - Jacobitz Collection -59919
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to f********h for (500.00 + 97.50) x 1 = 597.50
 
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Verdi Postcard NV - Verdi,Washoe County - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"165 - Verdi Postcard NV - Verdi,Washoe County - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"
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Postcard showing 3 men building a depot in Verdi. Two are standing on step ladders, and a third is standing on a box. The reverse of the card is inscr
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to v**********y for (150.00 + 29.25) x 1 = 179.25
 
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Virginia & Truckee Railroad Antique Train Whistles NV - Virginia City,Storey County - c1870-1905 - 2166 - Virginia & Truckee Railroad Antique Train Whistles NV - Virginia City,Storey County - c1870-1905 - 2
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Steam whistles were adopted by railroads during the 1830s [Ref: Historical and Descriptive Anecdotes of Steam Engines and of their Inventors and Impro
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Estimates : 600.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to 9***6 for (475.00 + 92.63) x 1 = 567.63
 
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Virginia & Truckee Railroad Archive NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1867-1934 - 2012aug - "Railro167 - Virginia & Truckee Railroad Archive NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1867-1934 - 2012aug - "Railro
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An absolutely fabulous archive of Virginia and Truckee Railroad documents, tickets, receipts, handwritten letters, and photographs documenting the com
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Start Price : 1,750.00 | Estimates : 3,500.00 - 5,500.00
 
 
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Virginia & Truckee Railroad Art NV - Virginia City,Storey County -  - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"168 - Virginia & Truckee Railroad Art NV - Virginia City,Storey County - - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"
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Lot of 4, framed: 1) "Route to the Comstock" Reno-Carson-Virginia City with a waving miner. Frame measures 25" x 18". 2) "MAP
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to R*****n for (500.00 + 97.50) x 1 = 597.50
 
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Virginia & Truckee Railroad Bond Certificate NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1874 - 2012aug - "Ra169 - Virginia & Truckee Railroad Bond Certificate NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1874 - 2012aug - "Ra
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Bond certificate issued by Virginia & Truckee Rail Road Company to Thomas Bell. Bond is in the amount of $1000. It is signed by company secretary
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to e*********n for (750.00 + 146.25) x 1 = 896.25
 
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Virginia & Truckee Railroad Broadside NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1876 - 2012aug - "Railroadi170 - Virginia & Truckee Railroad Broadside NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1876 - 2012aug - "Railroadi
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The Virginia & Truckee Railroad advertised their service via large broadsides put up at every point along the route. This is an ad for their &am...
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Estimates : 15,000.00 - 30,000.00
Sold to W**1 for (10,000.00 + 1,950.00) x 1 = 11,950.00
 
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Virginia & Truckee Railroad Cash Ledger and Wallet NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 2012aug - "Rai171 - Virginia & Truckee Railroad Cash Ledger and Wallet NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 2012aug - "Rai
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A lot of 3: 1) A ledger from 1903, detailing cash transactions beginning May 1 through August 22. All the entries are handwritten, with a few date sta
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 750.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to V********e for (300.00 + 58.50) x 1 = 358.50
 
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Virginia & Truckee Railroad Co. Bond NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1874-1889 - 2012aug - "Railr172 - Virginia & Truckee Railroad Co. Bond NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1874-1889 - 2012aug - "Railr
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Original V&T Railroad Bond, No. 585, good for "One Thousand Dollars Gold Coin of the United States of America" at a rate of 10% indicate
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to 9***6 for (375.00 + 73.13) x 1 = 448.13
 
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Virginia & Truckee Railroad Framed Items NV - Virginia City,Storey County - c1882 - 2012aug - "Railr173 - Virginia & Truckee Railroad Framed Items NV - Virginia City,Storey County - c1882 - 2012aug - "Railr
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Lot of 3 framed items: 1) A 4.75” x 7” bill from “M C.P. Mason” of Carson Nevada, dated “8/17 1882”, to Virginia And Truckee Railroad Company. The bil
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Virginia & Truckee Railroad HO Gauge Model Engines NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 2012aug - "Rai174 - Virginia & Truckee Railroad HO Gauge Model Engines NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 2012aug - "Rai
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Lot of 5 model V&T Railroad HO gauge engines made by AHM Rivarossi. The lot includes the RENO No. 11 4-4-0 Steam Engine, the INYO No. 22 4-4-0, J.
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to p*********n for (400.00 + 78.00) x 1 = 478.00
 
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Virginia & Truckee Railroad Locks and Ephemera NV - Virginia City,Storey County - c1870-1940 - 2012a175 - Virginia & Truckee Railroad Locks and Ephemera NV - Virginia City,Storey County - c1870-1940 - 2012a
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Lot of 6: 1) A pair of salt/pepper shakers. White crackle glaze, gold details, black screen print of a V&T steam train. Inscribed “V&T/ 1870-1
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Estimates : 2,500.00 - 5,000.00
Sold to h***1 for (1,250.00 + 243.75) x 1 = 1,493.75
 
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Virginia & Truckee Railroad Parade Banner NV - Virginia City,Storey County - c1920 - 2012aug - "Rail176 - Virginia & Truckee Railroad Parade Banner NV - Virginia City,Storey County - c1920 - 2012aug - "Rail
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A 3' x 3' "WELCOME" banner with blue lettering and a blue stenciled image of a steam engine. The tender is marked "V&T,&q...
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Estimates : 800.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to p*********n for (800.00 + 156.00) x 1 = 956.00
 
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Virginia & Truckee Railroad Passes NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"177 - Virginia & Truckee Railroad Passes NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"
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Lot of 3: 1917 to agent of the Silver Peak RR; and two from the 1870s. - Jacobitz Collection -59890
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to r******8 for (200.00 + 39.00) x 1 = 239.00
 
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Virginia & Truckee Railroad Plaque NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"178 - Virginia & Truckee Railroad Plaque NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"
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Weighing nearly 6 pounds, this 12" x 4.75" metal plaque is inscribed: V. & T. R. R. /MF'G. By /Fulton Foundry, /Va. Note on revers...
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Start Price : 1,250.00 | Estimates : 2,500.00 - 4,000.00
 
 
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Virginia & Truckee Railroad Plow Plane NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"179 - Virginia & Truckee Railroad Plow Plane NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"
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Wooden plow plane marked "V&T RR SHOPS" on the side. - Jacobitz Collection -59634
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to 8*****a for (250.00 + 48.75) x 1 = 298.75
 
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Virginia & Truckee Railroad Postcards and Photos NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 2012aug - "Railr180 - Virginia & Truckee Railroad Postcards and Photos NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 2012aug - "Railr
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16 old postcards and photos depicting the Virginia & Truckee Railroad. - Jacobitz Collection -60221
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to p*********n for (125.00 + 24.38) x 1 = 149.38
 
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Virginia & Truckee Railroad Red Globe Lantern NV - Virginia City,Storey County - c1897 - 2012aug - "181 - Virginia & Truckee Railroad Red Globe Lantern NV - Virginia City,Storey County - c1897 - 2012aug - "
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Lantern stands 10.5” tall, without bail. “The Adams & Westlake Company-Chicago-” is embossed around the outer rim of the lid’s ventilator top, sur
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold to W**1 for (2,900.00 + 565.50) x 1 = 3,465.50
 
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Virginia & Truckee Railroad Silver Tray NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1936 - 2012aug - "Railroa182 - Virginia & Truckee Railroad Silver Tray NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1936 - 2012aug - "Railroa
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Nothing like this has been seen before. The eagle/star W. Rogers mark was used by William Rogers between 1825 to 1841 on his coin silver spoons. From
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to V********e for (200.00 + 39.00) x 1 = 239.00
 
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Virginia & Truckee Railroad Special Agent Badge NV - Virginia City,Storey County -  - 2012aug - "Rai183 - Virginia & Truckee Railroad Special Agent Badge NV - Virginia City,Storey County - - 2012aug - "Rai
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Measures 3" tall by 1.75" wide. The simple clip backing may not be the original, as it seems more likely that a pin backing would have been
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to p*********n for (1,000.00 + 195.00) x 1 = 1,195.00
 
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Virginia & Truckee Railroad Stock Certificate NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1869 - 2012aug - "R184 - Virginia & Truckee Railroad Stock Certificate NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1869 - 2012aug - "R
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Standard Truckee and Virginia Railroad Company Incorporated in 1868 in Nevada. No. 66 issued to William Sharon for 500 shares by F.A. Tritte, secretar
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Estimates : 3,000.00 - 5,000.00
Sold to F*******d for (1,500.00 + 292.50) x 1 = 1,792.50
 
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Virginia & Truckee Railroad Timetable NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"185 - Virginia & Truckee Railroad Timetable NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"
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Framed local time table with business card on reverse "compliments of Fred Campbell, dealer in Cigars and Tobacco, Carson City, Nevada." Fra
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
 
 
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Virginia & Truckee Railroad Watch and Fob NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1926 - 2012aug - "Railr186 - Virginia & Truckee Railroad Watch and Fob NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1926 - 2012aug - "Railr
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Open face Waltham watch on simple 5" chain. Includes 5" fob with VT logo pendant. The inside of the back cover, which screws off, is imprint
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Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,500.00
Sold to p*********n for (1,000.00 + 195.00) x 1 = 1,195.00
 
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Virginia & Truckee Railroad Wax Seal NV - Virginia City,Storey County -  - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"187 - Virginia & Truckee Railroad Wax Seal NV - Virginia City,Storey County - - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"
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A 3.85" tall, wooden handled wax sealing stamp, "V. & T. R`Y/ Franktown/ Station." - Jacobitz Collection -59782
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold to 9***7 for (2,000.00 + 390.00) x 1 = 2,390.00
 
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Virginia & Truckee Railroad Waybills Ledger NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1911 - 2012aug - "Rai188 - Virginia & Truckee Railroad Waybills Ledger NV - Virginia City,Storey County - 1911 - 2012aug - "Rai
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Large ledger book of shipping bills from "Southern Pacific Company - Pacific System Way Bill for Freight from Reno," for the V & T Railr
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Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
 
 
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Virginia & Truckee Railway Globe Lantern NV - Virginia City,Storey County - c1913 - 2012aug - "Railr189 - Virginia & Truckee Railway Globe Lantern NV - Virginia City,Storey County - c1913 - 2012aug - "Railr
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The Virginia & Truckee Railroad was chartered 11 February 1869, opened 1 January 1870, and then sold to the Virginia & Truckee Railway on 1 Ju
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Estimates : 1,500.00 - 3,000.00
Sold to b*******n for (1,000.00 + 195.00) x 1 = 1,195.00
 
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Virginia & Truckee Unopened Box of Railway Tickets NV - Virginia City,Storey County - c1911, 1921 - 190 - Virginia & Truckee Unopened Box of Railway Tickets NV - Virginia City,Storey County - c1911, 1921 -
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1) A 3.75” by 6.5” softbound booklet with gold embossing on the cover: “Virginia and Truckee/ Railway/ Rules and Regulations/ for the/ Maintenance of
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Estimates : 900.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to 9***6 for (400.00 + 78.00) x 1 = 478.00
 
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Nevada Copperbelt Railroad Archive NV - Wabuska,Lyon County - 1909-c1920 - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"191 - Nevada Copperbelt Railroad Archive NV - Wabuska,Lyon County - 1909-c1920 - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"
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Archive including an original 1909 10-year Nevada Copperbelt RR mortgage bond #723 for $500, signed by S.H. Curtis, president and W. C. Owens, treasur
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 700.00
 
 
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Nevada Copperbelt Railroad Signal Lantern NV - Wabuska,Lyon County - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"192 - Nevada Copperbelt Railroad Signal Lantern NV - Wabuska,Lyon County - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"
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This piece has signal lenses on all four sides, a brass handle, and a manufacturer nameplate: ADAMS & WESTLAKE COMPANY MAKER CHICAGO. This lamp ha
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Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,500.00
Sold to 8***3 for (850.00 + 165.75) x 1 = 1,015.75
 
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Nevada Copperbelt Railroad Tall Globe Lantern NV - Wabuska,Lyon County - c1919 - 2012aug - "Railroad193 - Nevada Copperbelt Railroad Tall Globe Lantern NV - Wabuska,Lyon County - c1919 - 2012aug - "Railroad
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The Nevada Copper Belt Railroad Company was incorporated in Maine in 1909, and operations began with the completion of the line in 1911. The company w
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold to W**1 for (2,300.00 + 448.50) x 1 = 2,748.50
 
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Wabuska Postcard NV - Wabuska,Lyon County - c1909-1911 - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"194 - Wabuska Postcard NV - Wabuska,Lyon County - c1909-1911 - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"
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Wabuska was established in the early 1870s. In 1881, the town served as the principal Mason Valley supply center on the newly constructed Carson and C
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Winnemucca Postcards NV - Winnemucca,Humboldt County - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"195 - Winnemucca Postcards NV - Winnemucca,Humboldt County - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"
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Lot of 8: 1) Four copies of a glossy, unmarked and undated postcard showing a BOISE WINNEMUCCA bus unloading passengers at the Winnemucca WESTERN PACI
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Estimates : 250.00 - 400.00
Sold to d****2 for (125.00 + 24.38) x 1 = 149.38
 
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Railway Express Agency Badge NY - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"196 - Railway Express Agency Badge NY - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"
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2.5" tall railway police badge. - Jacobitz Collection -60046
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to 4***8 for (170.00 + 33.15) x 1 = 203.15
 
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Railway Express Agency Pin NY - , -  - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"197 - Railway Express Agency Pin NY - , - - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"
Holabird-Kagin Americana
No. 1733. Measures 2” x 2” Pin has some wear; red color is peeling off slightly. Known as “the Fed-Ex of its day, the Railway Express Agency delivere
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Estimates : 750.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to 9***6 for (300.00 + 58.50) x 1 = 358.50
 
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Railway Express Messenger Wax Sealer NY - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"198 - Railway Express Messenger Wax Sealer NY - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"
Holabird-Kagin Americana
A 4" tall black wooden handled wax sealer with a 1" x 1.25" metal oval stamp imprinted RY. EX. Agy. INC/ 6401/ MESSENGER. 4 chunks miss
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Estimates : 300.00 - 400.00
Sold to 9*****T for (150.00 + 29.25) x 1 = 179.25
 
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Nevada Nothern Railroad Lock NV - ,White Pine County - c1877-1894 - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"199 - Nevada Nothern Railroad Lock NV - ,White Pine County - c1877-1894 - 2012aug - "Railroadiana"
Holabird-Kagin Americana
Heart shaped railroad padlock. Shackle stamped “N&N RR”. The key cover, or “drop” on the lock’s front, is embossed “Close The Lock/ To Get Key Out
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
 
 
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