Best of The West - February 2014

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Holabird-Kagin Americana Office
3555 Airway Drive Suite#309
Reno, NV 89511
Thursday Feb 20th, 10am-6pm
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Friday & Saturday
Feb 20 & 21, 2014
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3800 S. Virginia Street
Reno, NV 89502

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Arizona Lawsuit Subpoena Quartet *Territorial* - Graham County, AZ250 - Arizona Lawsuit Subpoena Quartet *Territorial* - Graham County, AZ
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c1905 Lot of 4: District Court Subpoenas of various individuals suing the mining empires of the time. Some of the listed defendants include the &qu...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 400.00
Sold to o******s for (25.00 + 4.88) x 1 = 29.88
 
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Arizona Legal Documents *Territorial* - Graham County, AZ251 - Arizona Legal Documents *Territorial* - Graham County, AZ
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c1900 Extra large binder filled with court documents, letters and correspondence. The binder is sub-divided into categories labeled "Affidavit...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to O*N for (120.00 + 23.40) x 1 = 143.40
 
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Assorted Billheads *Territorial* - Graham County, AZ252 - Assorted Billheads *Territorial* - Graham County, AZ
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c1909 This lot includes five different letters touching on a variety of topics. Included is a June 1, 1909 letter announcing the resignation of a can
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 75.00 - 300.00
Sold to o******s for (35.00 + 6.83) x 1 = 41.83
 
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AZ. Terr. Horse Thief Documents - Graham County, AZ253 - AZ. Terr. Horse Thief Documents - Graham County, AZ
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c1895 This is a group of papers, including a criminal complaint and subpoena issued in the case of Terbucio Estrada for stealing two horses and a wag
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 600.00
Sold to o******s for (30.00 + 5.85) x 1 = 35.85
 
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Billhead and Board Position Acceptance Letter *Territorial* - Graham County, AZ254 - Billhead and Board Position Acceptance Letter *Territorial* - Graham County, AZ
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This lot includes a billhead from Layton, Allred & Company General Merchandise that requests a surety bond application from George Carlton of So...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 75.00 - 300.00
Sold to o******s for (20.00 + 3.90) x 1 = 23.90
 
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Candidates Certificate of Expense *Territorial* - Graham County, AZ255 - Candidates Certificate of Expense *Territorial* - Graham County, AZ
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c1916 This is an expense report in the name of J.A. Phillips, a Democrat who is running for the office of precinct committeeman during the September
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Citizenship Applications*Territorial* - Graham County, AZ256 - Citizenship Applications*Territorial* - Graham County, AZ
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This lot contains 31 Declaration of Intention applications requesting citizenship in the United States and the Territory of Arizona. Dates range from
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 500.00
Sold to i**b for (120.00 + 23.40) x 1 = 143.40
 
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Collection Marshalls, Judges, Clerks and Election Documents - Graham County, AZ257 - Collection Marshalls, Judges, Clerks and Election Documents - Graham County, AZ
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c1900 This is a lot of 48 documents from various places in Graham County including several from Solomonville. One of the many documents included in t
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to o******s for (180.00 + 35.10) x 1 = 215.10
 
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Constable Resignation Letter *Territorial* - Graham County, AZ258 - Constable Resignation Letter *Territorial* - Graham County, AZ
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c1917 This lot is a resignation letter addressed to the Graham County Board of Supervisors by Jim Gillespie. He gives no reason in this September 29,
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 75.00 - 300.00
Sold to o******s for (25.00 + 4.88) x 1 = 29.88
 
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Early AZ. Transaction Papers - Graham County, AZ259 - Early AZ. Transaction Papers - Graham County, AZ
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c1916 A lot consisting of various documents, including a report by the Graham County Board of Supervisors announcing the tax on the Western Union Tel
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 400.00
Sold to o******s for (25.00 + 4.88) x 1 = 29.88
 
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Graham County Arizona Court Subpoenas *Territorial* - Graham County, AZ260 - Graham County Arizona Court Subpoenas *Territorial* - Graham County, AZ
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c1901 Lot contains several court subpoenas from Graham County as well as Ham County, Arizona. Most are from around 1900, and all are in very good con
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 800.00
 
 
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Murder Document - Graham County, AZ261 - Murder Document - Graham County, AZ
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This lot contains information Graham County District Court paperwork regarding the murder of Mason “Lee” Slaughter. Slaughter was shot and killed on J
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 500.00
Sold to o******s for (25.00 + 4.88) x 1 = 29.88
 
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Rustler Warrants and Indictments - Graham County, AZ262 - Rustler Warrants and Indictments - Graham County, AZ
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This is a great lot featuring a bench warrant, witness deposition and indictment brought against John Mc Daniels, who “unlawfully and feloniously was
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 500.00
Sold to o******s for (25.00 + 4.88) x 1 = 29.88
 
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Saloon Explosion Criminal Complaint - Graham County, AZ263 - Saloon Explosion Criminal Complaint - Graham County, AZ
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c1893 This is a criminal complaint document issued on December 8, 1893 against Panteleon Garcia, suspected of causing an explosion. This group of pap
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 600.00
Sold to o******s for (25.00 + 4.88) x 1 = 29.88
 
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Arizona Dairy Bottles - Jerome, AZ264 - Arizona Dairy Bottles - Jerome, AZ
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This lot includes four dairy bottles. There are two clear glass one pint bottles from the U.V.X. Dairy near Jerome, AZ. Both have round slug plates an
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 600.00
Sold to c******r for (170.00 + 33.15) x 1 = 203.15
 
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Arizona Soda Bottle Group - Jerome, AZ265 - Arizona Soda Bottle Group - Jerome, AZ
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c1900 This lot contains two nice 7" tall, tool topped, early turn of the century bottles from Phoenix, Arizona. In an oblong slug plate, is em...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to d*******y for (100.00 + 19.50) x 1 = 119.50
 
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Jerome Arizona Smelter - Jerome, AZ266 - Jerome Arizona Smelter - Jerome, AZ
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c1900 This is a stereo view of the converting room at the United Verde Smelter near Jerome, Arizona. This photo is the work of Olaf Larsen of Moscow,
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to o******s for (100.00 + 19.50) x 1 = 119.50
 
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Jerome Arizona Territory Copper Mine Stereo view  - Jerome, AZ267 - Jerome Arizona Territory Copper Mine Stereo view - Jerome, AZ
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c1900 Mountain side view of the United Verde Copper Mine near the town of Jerome. The caption reads ""United Verde Copper Mine, Jerome, A...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to r*****n for (120.00 + 23.40) x 1 = 143.40
 
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Jerome Arizona Territory Mine Photo Pair - Jerome, AZ268 - Jerome Arizona Territory Mine Photo Pair - Jerome, AZ
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c1900 Lot of 2: 1 is a Stereo view of the power generator for the smelter of the United Verde Copper Mine of Jerome. The caption reads "Power ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to o******s for (180.00 + 35.10) x 1 = 215.10
 
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Jerome Arizona Territory Stereo View Card - Jerome, AZ269 - Jerome Arizona Territory Stereo View Card - Jerome, AZ
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c1900 Street view of the mining town of Jerome. The Boyd Hotel is prominent in this shot, along with a horseman on the street and telegraph lines. Th
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to 9*********n for (170.00 + 33.15) x 1 = 203.15
 
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Jerome Photograph - Jerome, AZ270 - Jerome Photograph - Jerome, AZ
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This is a fantastic image of the mining town Jerome! There is no listing of photographer. The focus is sharp and the contrast is good. There is some s
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to 3****m for (200.00 + 39.00) x 1 = 239.00
 
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Rare Fashion Saloon Half Pint Jug - Jerome, AZ271 - Rare Fashion Saloon Half Pint Jug - Jerome, AZ
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c1910 This is a one half pint mini jug “Compliments of John Keller & Co. Fashion Saloon” in Jerome Arizona. According to Michael Miller’s A Col...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 800.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to t********e for (900.00 + 175.50) x 1 = 1,075.50
 
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Two Early Arizona Bank Calanders - Kingman, AZ272 - Two Early Arizona Bank Calanders - Kingman, AZ
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1916 This is a lot of two Arizona bank calendars, one from Kingman, the other, Gila County. The Flagstaff/Kingman one is from The Arizona Central Ban
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 800.00
Sold to w********l.. for (140.00 + 27.30) x 1 = 167.30
 
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Colorado River Stereoview and photograph - Lee's Ferry, AZ273 - Colorado River Stereoview and photograph - Lee's Ferry, AZ
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c1885 Lot of 2. 1) Photograph of the Colorado River from Lee’s Ferry. It was taken by Colorado photographer William Henry Jackson. Jackson was an act
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to t*******d for (120.00 + 23.40) x 1 = 143.40
 
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Christmas Whiskey Jug - Lowell, AZ274 - Christmas Whiskey Jug - Lowell, AZ
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Just outside of Bisbee lies the ghost town of Lowell. This jug wishes“Merry Christmas, 1911 from Fitzsimmons & Jennings.” The jug seems to have ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to t********e for (1,150.00 + 224.25) x 1 = 1,374.25
 
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Arizona Copper Mines Stereo View Cards Pair - Metcalf, AZ275 - Arizona Copper Mines Stereo View Cards Pair - Metcalf, AZ
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c1903 Pair of cards representing copper mining at Mt. Shannon, in the Metcalf mine and the Wilson mine. Both cards were published by "Underwoo...
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Estimates : 250.00 - 400.00
Sold to 6*****l for (50.00 + 9.75) x 1 = 59.75
 
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Metcalf Mine Incline Stereo View - Metcalf, AZ276 - Metcalf Mine Incline Stereo View - Metcalf, AZ
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c1900 This is a stereo view copyright 1903, of the incline leading to the copper mines near Metcalf, Arizona. It is from Works & studios of Arl...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to 6*****l for (30.00 + 5.85) x 1 = 35.85
 
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Globe & Miami AZ Ephemera - Miami, AZ277 - Globe & Miami AZ Ephemera - Miami, AZ
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c1880 This is a lot of five various and sundry items showing some of the lesser known mining areas of Arizona. 1). This is a colorized panorama drawi
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Estimates : 200.00 - 900.00
Sold to b*****s for (160.00 + 31.20) x 1 = 191.20
 
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Mineral Park Arizona Letters - Mineral Park, AZ278 - Mineral Park Arizona Letters - Mineral Park, AZ
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c1882 Lot of 2 letters, both addressed to Mr. J. I. Throckmorton, Atty. In Columbus, OH, from A.L Brown, regarding the development work on a mine out
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 400.00
Sold to o******s for (50.00 + 9.75) x 1 = 59.75
 
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Mineral Park Stereoview - Mineral Park, AZ279 - Mineral Park Stereoview - Mineral Park, AZ
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c1880 The stereoview has low to medium contrast and focus is sharp. There is some surface wear. The photographer is identified is Daniel Francis Mitc
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Estimates : 300.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to O*N for (300.00 + 58.50) x 1 = 358.50
 
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Purity Bottling Works Hutch - Nogales, AZ280 - Purity Bottling Works Hutch - Nogales, AZ
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1908 This is a rare aqua Hutchinson soda bottle from Purity Bottling Works of Nogales, Arizona. There is a slug plate that also includes the name M.B
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 700.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to 6*****l for (1,000.00 + 195.00) x 1 = 1,195.00
 
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Johnson Holiday Panorama - Oatman, AZ281 - Johnson Holiday Panorama - Oatman, AZ
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c1915 This is a 40”x 9” black and white panorama taken by American photographer N.E. Johnson on Christmas Day 1915 in the mining town of Oatman, Ariz
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 600.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to b*****s for (725.00 + 141.38) x 1 = 866.38
 
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Oatman, Arizona Panorama - Oatman, AZ282 - Oatman, Arizona Panorama - Oatman, AZ
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1915 This is a 40”x 15” panorama giving a bird’s eye view of Oatman, Arizona, with all the area mines notated in pencil. This photo is framed, matted
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Estimates : 600.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to b*****s for (450.00 + 87.75) x 1 = 537.75
 
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Arizona Mercantile Gallon Jug - Phoenix, AZ283 - Arizona Mercantile Gallon Jug - Phoenix, AZ
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1909 This is a gallon stoneware jug from The Arizona Mercantile Company of Phoenix, Arizona. The store was located on the corner of Center and Adams
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 400.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to l**********5 for (650.00 + 126.75) x 1 = 776.75
 
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Arizona's First Hutch Soda Bottle - Phoenix, AZ284 - Arizona's First Hutch Soda Bottle - Phoenix, AZ
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1900 This is one of the first of the Arizona Hutchinson bottles. It’s from The Arizona Bottling Works of Phoenix. This particular sample could use a
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Estimates : 400.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to p*********r for (800.00 + 156.00) x 1 = 956.00
 
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Capital Liquor Co. Jug - Phoenix, AZ285 - Capital Liquor Co. Jug - Phoenix, AZ
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1913 This is a one gallon stoneware jug from Capital Liquor Company of Phoenix Arizona. According to Michael Miller’s A Collector’s Guide to Arizona
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Estimates : 250.00 - 700.00
Sold to o******s for (750.00 + 146.25) x 1 = 896.25
 
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Goldman & Co. Jug - Phoenix, AZ286 - Goldman & Co. Jug - Phoenix, AZ
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Jug measures 11" x 7" at the base. It has some wear including cracks. " Leo & Charles Goldman began selling groceries, liquors an...
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Estimates : 600.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to o******s for (850.00 + 165.75) x 1 = 1,015.75
 
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McKinley in Phoenix Stereo View - Phoenix, AZ287 - McKinley in Phoenix Stereo View - Phoenix, AZ
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1901 This is a stereo view taken during President William McKinley’s visit to Phoenix and the rest of the Southwest in 1901. This particular view is
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 500.00
Sold to 6*****l for (30.00 + 5.85) x 1 = 35.85
 
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Melczer Bros. Gallon Stoneware - Phoenix, AZ288 - Melczer Bros. Gallon Stoneware - Phoenix, AZ
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1895 This is a one gallon stoneware jug from Melczer Bros. of Phoenix, Arizona. The Melczers purchased the business from Goldman & Company, whi...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to 9*********n for (550.00 + 107.25) x 1 = 657.25
 
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Phoenix Area Calendars - Phoenix, AZ289 - Phoenix Area Calendars - Phoenix, AZ
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1908 Lot of 2. 1) A & B Cash Grocery. Groceries for Less. Mesa, Arizona. Calendar for January 1925. It measures 17" x 13" and has som...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 600.00
Sold to c******r for (110.00 + 21.45) x 1 = 131.45
 
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Phoenix Bottling Works Hutch - Phoenix, AZ290 - Phoenix Bottling Works Hutch - Phoenix, AZ
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1884 This is a beautiful aqua applied top Hutchinson from the Phoenix Bottling Works. It has an applied top and reads PHOENIX BOTTLING WORKS PHOENIX,
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Estimates : 600.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to p*********r for (750.00 + 146.25) x 1 = 896.25
 
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Phoenix Calendars - Phoenix, AZ291 - Phoenix Calendars - Phoenix, AZ
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1913 Lot of 2. 1) Camp-Tannehill Co. calendar for January 1913. The calendar features an image of Tantallon Castle in Scotland. It measures 9.10&qu...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to c******r for (120.00 + 23.40) x 1 = 143.40
 
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Phoenix Calendars  - Phoenix, AZ292 - Phoenix Calendars - Phoenix, AZ
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Lot of 2. 1) Home Builders, Inc 124 North First Ave calendar for January 1923. It measures 12" x 9.25" and has little wear. 2) Phoenix Rub...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to c******r for (120.00 + 23.40) x 1 = 143.40
 
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Phoenix Hutch Bottle Duo - Phoenix, AZ293 - Phoenix Hutch Bottle Duo - Phoenix, AZ
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1907 Two Phoenix Hutches—Arizona Bottling Works. This company opened in 1900 under the continuous ownership of G. Fred Sharp until 1934. This 1907 sa
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Estimates : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to 6*****l for (250.00 + 48.75) x 1 = 298.75
 
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Rare Arizona Drug Bottle - Phoenix, AZ294 - Rare Arizona Drug Bottle - Phoenix, AZ
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1895 This is a very rare pharmacy bottle from Elvey & Hulett “The Reliable Druggist” from Phoenix, Arizona Territory. This is a clear glass sam...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 700.00
Sold to 9*********n for (425.00 + 82.88) x 1 = 507.88
 
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Whiskey Jug - Phoenix, AZ295 - Whiskey Jug - Phoenix, AZ
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The Melczer Bros were a Wholesale Liquors Business on 114-122 W. Adams St. in Phoenix, Arizona. Early records through the Maricopa County Arizona Hist
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Estimates : 100.00 - 500.00
Sold to O*N for (250.00 + 48.75) x 1 = 298.75
 
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Views of Phoenix - Phoenix , AZ296 - Views of Phoenix - Phoenix , AZ
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c1895 This lot features 6 shots of Phoenix at the turn of the 20th Century. Some of the shots include street scenes, shoots overlooking the city and
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Estimates : 200.00 - 800.00
Sold to o******s for (190.00 + 37.05) x 1 = 227.05
 
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Arizona Fort Whipple Hospital Stereo View Card - Prescott, AZ297 - Arizona Fort Whipple Hospital Stereo View Card - Prescott, AZ
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c1864 The famous Fort Whipple Hospital is depicted in the rare stereo card. The card does display age fade, with minor yellowing and a few tiny stain
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to O*N for (120.00 + 23.40) x 1 = 143.40
 
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Arizona Territorial Stereoview Card - Prescott, AZ298 - Arizona Territorial Stereoview Card - Prescott, AZ
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c1875 Rare B & W stereo view of the Crooke Reduction Works and canyon surrounding it. The famous Crooke Mining & Smelting & Co. in the ...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to o******s for (150.00 + 29.25) x 1 = 179.25
 
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Arizona Territory Palace Station Stereo View Card - Prescott, AZ299 - Arizona Territory Palace Station Stereo View Card - Prescott, AZ
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c1878 Very rare image of A.B. & Matilda Spence with their 4 children in front of the Palace Station shortly after they built it in 1878. The re...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to o******s for (150.00 + 29.25) x 1 = 179.25
 
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