2012 Western States Token Auction

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Featuring Indian Trader Tokens and Native American Ephemera,Law Enforcement Badges from the Old West, Medals, Commemorative Pieces, So-Called Dollars, Pocket Mirrors, Token Directories, Rare Ethnology Books on Native Americans, Antiquarian Directories, Collecting Reference Books, Bill Weber's California Transportation Tokens, Military Tokens from Two Major Collections, Sanders Utah Tokens, Mel Reiter Dairy Tokens, Tombstone Rarities, Territorial Pieces and more.
Session 1 will start with Alaska and continue thru Montana. Session 2 will be Nebraska through Wyoming, General US Items, and Foreign Items. SESSION 2 WILL START AT 3PM, NOT 2PM AS PRINTED IN THE AUCTION CATALOG. WE WILL BREAK AT 6PM FOR DINNER ON SATURDAY AND FINISH THE AUCTION AFTER THE BANQUET.

Invoicing and lot pick up will NOT be available at the live auction.All items will be shipped or may be picked up at the Reno office the first Monday following

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DC - Washington,Washington County and Alexandria County - 1889, 1913 - Inauguration Badges700 - DC - Washington,Washington County and Alexandria County - 1889, 1913 - Inauguration Badges
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Lot of 2. 1) Harrison & Morton 1889 Inauguration badge with red, white and blue ribbon. Some wear. 2) Inauguration of Wilson and Marshall. Washin
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to 9***1 for (170.00 + 29.75) x 1 = 199.75
 
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DC - Washington,1909 - Wright Brothers Medal701 - DC - Washington,1909 - Wright Brothers Medal
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Measures. 3.30”x 2.20” Obverse has an image of the brothers with a quote, “in recognition and appreciation of their ability courage and success in nav
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to C*****2 for (100.00 + 17.50) x 1 = 117.50
 
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DE - Delaware Dairy Tokens702 - DE - Delaware Dairy Tokens
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Lot of 10, including 3 wooden nickels from Dairy Queen, 5 plastic credit chips from Britt's Dairy Market and 2 pieces from Lynthwaite Farm of Wi...
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
 
 
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FL - 1990 - Florida Token Guide Book703 - FL - 1990 - Florida Token Guide Book
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Clark, C.R. Florida Tokens. "Contains detailed descriptions of over 6,000 metal, fiber, plastic, cardboard, and celluloid tokens used from the 18
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to c********n for (25.00 + 4.38) x 1 = 29.38
 
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GA - c1915 - Telephone Company Medals704 - GA - c1915 - Telephone Company Medals
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Lot of 3. 1) Telephone Pioneers of America, Atlanta, GA. October 27-28, 1916. 2)Western Electric Company- Dynamos- Motors, Cable- Telephone Supplies.
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
 
 
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HI - 1991 - Hawaiian Money Guide Book705 - HI - 1991 - Hawaiian Money Guide Book
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Medcalf, Donald and Ronald Russell. Hawaiian Money Standard Catalog. "Includes Tokens, Scrip, Medals & Royal Orders with Pertinent Historical
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to b*********r for (30.00 + 5.25) x 1 = 35.25
 
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HI - Honolulu,c1910 - J.F. Souza Token706 - HI - Honolulu,c1910 - J.F. Souza Token
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1371 Luso St. Dealer in dry goods, groceries, general mdse & hardware. GF 1/2c IT. Brass 21mm plain edge. - Weber Collection
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to b*********r for (150.00 + 26.25) x 1 = 176.25
 
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ID - 1999 - Idaho Token Guide Book707 - ID - 1999 - Idaho Token Guide Book
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Pincock, Jr., Hollis B. Idaho Tokens for Collectors. Signed by the author. Includes Update #1 staple bound front matter also signed by the author. Inc
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to 9****b for (25.00 + 4.38) x 1 = 29.38
 
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ID - Idaho Tokens "A" - "J"708 - ID - Idaho Tokens "A" - "J"
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Lot of 8. 1) American Falls, Capital Bar. GF5cIT. XF. 2) Arco, JE Smith. GF25cIM. Fine. 3) Arco, JE Smith. GF25cIM. Fine. 4) Arco, JE Smith. GF50cIM.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 75.00
Sold to g********_.. for (60.00 + 10.50) x 1 = 70.50
 
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ID - Idaho Tokens "M" - "W"709 - ID - Idaho Tokens "M" - "W"
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Lot of 11. 1) Moscow, David & Ely. GF5cIM. AU. 2) Moscow, Shorty's Place. XF. 3) Moscow, Creighton's. GF$1IT. Fine. 4) Nampa, Waldorf. G...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to g********_.. for (75.00 + 13.13) x 1 = 88.13
 
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ID - Boise,Ada County - c1885 - Bamboo Garden House Token710 - ID - Boise,Ada County - c1885 - Bamboo Garden House Token
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GF 5c IT. Genuine #5106481-008. AU
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to g********_.. for (20.00 + 3.50) x 1 = 23.50
 
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ID - Boise,Ada County - Boise Tokens711 - ID - Boise,Ada County - Boise Tokens
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Lot of 12: 1-3) Hotel grand. GF5cIT. F-VF. 4-6) Hotel Grand. GF12 1/2cIT. Holed. F-VF. 7) Capital Buffet. GF1 drink or cigar. Pictorial. Fine. 8) Over
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to r****k for (70.00 + 12.25) x 1 = 82.25
 
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ID - Boise,Ada County - c1930 - Waldorf Token712 - ID - Boise,Ada County - c1930 - Waldorf Token
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GF 5c IT. Genuine #5106531-049. AU.
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
 
 
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ID - Cambridge,Washington County - c1904-1907 - Cambridge Hotel Token713 - ID - Cambridge,Washington County - c1904-1907 - Cambridge Hotel Token
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GF 5c IT. Genuine #5106530-045. Very Fine.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to l******n for (25.00 + 4.38) x 1 = 29.38
 
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ID - Deary,Latah County - c1910 - Smith Mercantile Co. Token714 - ID - Deary,Latah County - c1910 - Smith Mercantile Co. Token
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GF 25c in merchandise. NGC #3128905-009. MS 62.
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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ID - Grangeville,Idaho County - Eagle Brewery Saloon Token715 - ID - Grangeville,Idaho County - Eagle Brewery Saloon Token
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Obverse, Eagle Brewery Saloon. Wm Van Berge, Prop. Reverse, GF 6 1/4 IT/ Half moon cutout. Rare. Genuine #5207721-037. VF.
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Estimates : 500.00 - 750.00
Sold to l******n for (200.00 + 35.00) x 1 = 235.00
 
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ID - Lapwai,Nez Perce County - L.Lisher Token716 - ID - Lapwai,Nez Perce County - L.Lisher Token
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GF 5c IT. NGC #1945828-027. MS 65. Star shape cutout.
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Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
 
 
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ID - Mackay,Custer County -  1900-1920 - Gem Saloon Token717 - ID - Mackay,Custer County - 1900-1920 - Gem Saloon Token
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GF 12 1/2c IT. NGC #1945828-029. XF 45.
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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ID - Moscow,c1905 - Wonder Good For Mirror718 - ID - Moscow,c1905 - Wonder Good For Mirror
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Possibly unique. 12 1/2 c Trade check . 1.75" size. Extremely rare.
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Estimates : 2,000.00 - 4,000.00
Sold to h***4 for (1,100.00 + 192.50) x 1 = 1,292.50
 
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ID - Orofino,Clearwater County - c1900-1920 - Noftscer Bros. Cigar Store Token719 - ID - Orofino,Clearwater County - c1900-1920 - Noftscer Bros. Cigar Store Token
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GF 5c IT. Genuine #5106481-011. XF.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to r****k for (25.00 + 4.38) x 1 = 29.38
 
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ID - Parma,Canyon County - c1908 - Manhattan (The) Token720 - ID - Parma,Canyon County - c1908 - Manhattan (The) Token
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GF 5c IT. NGC #1583701-005. AU 55.
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
 
 
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ID - Potlatch,Latah County - c1900-1920 - Balch Bros. Token721 - ID - Potlatch,Latah County - c1900-1920 - Balch Bros. Token
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GF 2 1/2c IT. Edge nick. Genuine 35106481-012. AU
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to a*****9 for (25.00 + 4.38) x 1 = 29.38
 
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ID - Preston,Franklin County - c1886-1892. - W.C. Parkinson & Co. Token722 - ID - Preston,Franklin County - c1886-1892. - W.C. Parkinson & Co. Token
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GF 50c in merchandise. Dug. Fine. Genuine #510652528-004.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to 8***2 for (200.00 + 35.00) x 1 = 235.00
 
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ID - Rockland & Bonanza,Power and Custer County - c1900-1920 - S.M. Morris & Co. Token723 - ID - Rockland & Bonanza,Power and Custer County - c1900-1920 - S.M. Morris & Co. Token
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GF $1 in merchandise. PQ. NGC #1945828-034. AU 58. Square shape.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to 6*****H for (95.00 + 16.63) x 1 = 111.63
 
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ID - Rupert,Minidoka County - c1912 - F.W. Jones Co. Token724 - ID - Rupert,Minidoka County - c1912 - F.W. Jones Co. Token
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GF 12 1/2c IT C.1912. Very fine. Genuine #5207727-012.
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
 
 
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ID - Rupert,Minidoka County - c1912 - F.W. Jones Token725 - ID - Rupert,Minidoka County - c1912 - F.W. Jones Token
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GF 5c IT. Clover cutout. NGC #3211781-006. AU 55.
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
 
 
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ID - Silver City,Owyhee County -  1902 - Idaho Hotel Token726 - ID - Silver City,Owyhee County - 1902 - Idaho Hotel Token
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GF 12 1/2c IT. NGC #1945828-035. XF 45.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to 9***1 for (225.00 + 39.38) x 1 = 264.38
 
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ID - Sweet,Gem County - 1915 - Talley Bros. General Merch. Token727 - ID - Sweet,Gem County - 1915 - Talley Bros. General Merch. Token
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GF $1. NGC MS 62. Genuine #1945828-036.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to l******n for (35.00 + 6.13) x 1 = 41.13
 
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IL - Illinois Dairy Tokens 1728 - IL - Illinois Dairy Tokens 1
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A total number of 94 tokens encompasses this lot. There are 5 plastic tokens with the remaining all aluminum or brass. A great selection of shapes,
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 800.00
Sold to f********n for (440.00 + 77.00) x 1 = 517.00
 
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IL - Illinois Dairy Tokens 2729 - IL - Illinois Dairy Tokens 2
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A second Illinois grouping of 100 tokens. There are 11 plastic, 3 pins and 1 very uncommon green fiber token, with the remaining tokens brass and alu
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 800.00
Sold to f********n for (265.00 + 46.38) x 1 = 311.38
 
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IL - Illinois Dairy Tokens 3730 - IL - Illinois Dairy Tokens 3
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Another large grouping of 99 tokens from the state of Illinois. This lot contains a brown fiber $2 token and a $5 button/pin contest token both of wh
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 800.00
Sold to 3********m for (525.00 + 91.88) x 1 = 616.88
 
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IL - Illinois Dairy Tokens 4731 - IL - Illinois Dairy Tokens 4
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This Illinois lot consists of just a mere 81 tokens. A single red fiber token resides among 79 brass and aluminum examples. There is a scarce heart
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to t**********d for (550.00 + 96.25) x 1 = 646.25
 
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IL - Illinois Dairy Tokens 5732 - IL - Illinois Dairy Tokens 5
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The last group of tokens from Illinois comprises a nice group of 80 tokens, 7 of which are plastic with the remaining items brass or aluminum. A very
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to t**********d for (650.00 + 113.75) x 1 = 763.75
 
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IL - Rankin & Gibbs Token, Sac & Fox Traders733 - IL - Rankin & Gibbs Token, Sac & Fox Traders
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Rev. Rankin & Gibbs/Sac & Fox Traders. For 25c in goods. Obverse with eagle. The Sak and Fox are an Algonquin tribe that paired up after sever
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 500.00
 
 
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IL - Cook and DuPage County - Slot Machine Token Collection734 - IL - Cook and DuPage County - Slot Machine Token Collection
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Lot of assorted 53 tokens. - Weber Collection
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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IL - Benton,1983 - Illinois Mine Rescue Ltd. Edition Belt Buckle735 - IL - Benton,1983 - Illinois Mine Rescue Ltd. Edition Belt Buckle
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Brass. Limited to 750. With vignette of miner carrying a survivor of a mine disaster inset into the state of Illinois. With list of directors on rever
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to C*****2 for (25.00 + 4.38) x 1 = 29.38
 
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IL - Chicago,1933 - Century of Progress Tokens736 - IL - Chicago,1933 - Century of Progress Tokens
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Multiple "Wooden Nickel" tokens, with 1 metal "Florida" token in the lot. - Weber Collection
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to l******n for (50.00 + 8.75) x 1 = 58.75
 
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IL - Chicago,Cook County and DuPage County - 1893 - German Token737 - IL - Chicago,Cook County and DuPage County - 1893 - German Token
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Obverse reads in German "Gottes wort und luthers lehr vergeht nun und nimmer mehr." Translated as, God's Word and Luther's doctrin...
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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IL - Chicago,National Delegate Badge from the 1920 Republican Convention in Chicago738 - IL - Chicago,National Delegate Badge from the 1920 Republican Convention in Chicago
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Beautiful, intact, pinback badge featuring Abraham Lincoln. Reverse: Republican National Convention / Chicago / June, 1920. Made by Greenbuck Co. In
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Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to 9***1 for (275.00 + 48.13) x 1 = 323.13
 
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IL - Chicago,Cook County and DuPage County - 1908 - Republican National Convention Ribbons739 - IL - Chicago,Cook County and DuPage County - 1908 - Republican National Convention Ribbons
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Lot of 2. 1) Blue committee ribbon with shield of the Republican National Convention 1908 attached. Little wear. 2) Red and white delegate ribbon also
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to 9***1 for (180.00 + 31.50) x 1 = 211.50
 
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IL - Chicago,Cook County and DuPage County - 1893 - World's Columbian Exposition Token740 - IL - Chicago,Cook County and DuPage County - 1893 - World's Columbian Exposition Token
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Obverse, “Treasury department. United States Mint Exhibit. World's Columbian Exposition. Chicago 1893. Reverse, image of the U.S. Government Bui...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to 1***8 for (50.00 + 8.75) x 1 = 58.75
 
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IL - Elgin,Cook County - c1899 - Illinois Dairy Tokens741 - IL - Elgin,Cook County - c1899 - Illinois Dairy Tokens
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Lot of 4 including the Elgin Butter Company, The Fairmont Creamery Company, R.M. Sharples Cream Separators and 1 with several Elgin businesses listed.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to f********n for (75.00 + 13.13) x 1 = 88.13
 
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IN - 1981 - Indiana Trade Token Guide Book742 - IN - 1981 - Indiana Trade Token Guide Book
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Wagaman, Lloyd E. Indiana Trade Tokens. First Edition, 1981 Indiana-Kentucky-Ohio-Tokens and Mineral Society. Index includes Businesses and the city o
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
 
 
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Capt. Thomas Downs Photograph - LOT WITHDRAWN743 - Capt. Thomas Downs Photograph - LOT WITHDRAWN
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Our consignor made a concerted effort to collect material from Indian Agent Thomas Downs including purchasing significant material out of auction from
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Start Price : 1,000,000.00
 
 
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KS - 1910, 1912, 1959 - Bureau of Ethnology, Kansas and Other Southern and Midwestern States744 - KS - 1910, 1912, 1959 - Bureau of Ethnology, Kansas and Other Southern and Midwestern States
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lot of 3. 1) Antiquities of Central and Southern Missouri. Fowke, Gerard. Bulletin 37 (1910). Fowke wrote second bulletin for the Bureau of Ethnology
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to h***3 for (100.00 + 17.50) x 1 = 117.50
 
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KS - 1904 - Bureau of Ethnology,Pawnee Songs 1900-1901 (22nd Edition)745 - KS - 1904 - Bureau of Ethnology,Pawnee Songs 1900-1901 (22nd Edition)
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Part 2 of a two volume set. The Hako: A Pawnee Ceremony, Fletcher, Alice C. (Holder of the Thaw Fellowship, Peabody Museum, Harvard University.) With
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to h***3 for (100.00 + 17.50) x 1 = 117.50
 
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KS - Hiatt & Co. Store Token746 - KS - Hiatt & Co. Store Token
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"One Dollar Payable in Goods". Obverse with Indian on horse pictorial. Reverse with Hiatt & Co.'s Store. Copper. With light corros...
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Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to r******h for (325.00 + 56.88) x 1 = 381.88
 
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KS - Kansas Dairy Tokens747 - KS - Kansas Dairy Tokens
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Lot of 30. From Herington, Hutchinson, Atchison and other places. Little wear.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to z**********e for (95.00 + 16.63) x 1 = 111.63
 
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KS - 1990-1993 - Kansas Token Guide Books748 - KS - 1990-1993 - Kansas Token Guide Books
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Lot of 3. 1) Waken, William J. Kansas Trade Tokens. Includes tokens from throughout Kansas. Index broken down to businesses using tokens and their aff
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to 6*****H for (50.00 + 8.75) x 1 = 58.75
 
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KS - Kansas Tokens749 - KS - Kansas Tokens
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Lot of 35 dairy tokens including Banks Dairy, College Dairy, Meadow Gold Milk, DeCoursey Cream Company and Arthur Chase of Talmadge and many more. All
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to z**********e for (115.00 + 20.13) x 1 = 135.13
 
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