Best of The West - February 2014

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3555 Airway Drive Suite#309
Reno, NV 89511
Thursday Feb 20th, 10am-6pm
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Feb 20 & 21, 2014
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Manitou Stereoview - Manitou, CO450 - Manitou Stereoview - Manitou, CO
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This stereoview was photographed by H.W. Stormer, a stereo photographer who lived in Manitou in the 1880s. The images showcase the early years of Mani
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Colorado Silver Spoon Trio - Pike's Peak, CO451 - Colorado Silver Spoon Trio - Pike's Peak, CO
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This is a lot of three sterling silver souvenir spoons from the state of Colorado. The spoons include a 6” souvenir from Pike’s Peak with the altitude
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Estimates : 100.00 - 400.00
Sold to 8***8 for (65.00 + 12.68) x 1 = 77.68
 
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Russell Gulch Panoramic Photo - Russell Gulch, CO452 - Russell Gulch Panoramic Photo - Russell Gulch, CO
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c1890 Lot of 2. Both are photographs of the same scenery but taken from different angles. Each measures 11.5" x 3.25". They are glued dow...
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Supreme Court Photo -  DC453 - Supreme Court Photo - DC
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1920 One 12 x 18” black and white photo of all the United States Supreme Court justices, including Louis Brandeis, the first Jewish justice. Included
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19th Century Army Officer Photograph - Albany, GA454 - 19th Century Army Officer Photograph - Albany, GA
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1899 This is a photo of the 1st Territorial Regiment United States Volunteers from Camp Churchman, Albany, Georgia. The photo was taken on February 1
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Estimates : 200.00 - 800.00
Sold to s*****n for (100.00 + 19.50) x 1 = 119.50
 
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Cowboy Themed Calendar Broadside Group - Red Oak IA455 - Cowboy Themed Calendar Broadside Group - Red Oak IA
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c1909 Lot of 4, mostly CM Russell: A) Red Cross Pharmacy, Titusville Florida 11 x 14"; B) Murphy Co., 1939, 12 x 15"; C) Murphy Co, 1943, ...
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Early Idaho Territory Newspaper Billhead Group -  ID456 - Early Idaho Territory Newspaper Billhead Group - ID
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c1866 This is a large group of receipts and billheads from various newspaper from the Territory of Idaho. 68 various Idaho pioneer newspaper billhead
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to s****t for (250.00 + 48.75) x 1 = 298.75
 
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Horse Bit Collection -  ID457 - Horse Bit Collection - ID
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c1960 This lot contains eight assorted horse bits and hackamores collected from the Snake River region back in the 1960’s. Among the collection are t
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Horse Bit Collection -  ID458 - Horse Bit Collection - ID
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c1950 This is a lot of nine horse bits and one bosal found near the Snake River. There are seven snaffle style bits , two curb bits, one low the othe
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Idaho Election Tickets -  ID459 - Idaho Election Tickets - ID
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c1920 Lot of 15 for the political fan! The group features election tickets for both Democratic and Republican nominees. There are 3 Democratic Republ
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Estimates : 300.00 - 900.00
Sold to 9***9 for (150.00 + 29.25) x 1 = 179.25
 
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Idaho RPC Group -  ID460 - Idaho RPC Group - ID
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c1900 This is a lot of several illustrated as well as RPC’s from various locales in the state and territory of Idaho. There are street scenes, scenes
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to O*N for (250.00 + 48.75) x 1 = 298.75
 
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Idaho Territorial Mining Camp Letters & Covers -  ID461 - Idaho Territorial Mining Camp Letters & Covers - ID
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c1863 Lot of 17: a multitude of individual letters written to family members, supporters, mining groups and others from men and women of the time. Th
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Estimates : 500.00 - 750.00
Sold to t****y for (300.00 + 58.50) x 1 = 358.50
 
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Idaho Territory Legal Documents Collection -  ID462 - Idaho Territory Legal Documents Collection - ID
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c1871 Huge sheaf of legal, mining and court documents, including letters, deeds, summons, a marriage certificate, ledger sheets from Rocky Bar, and m
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Major Idaho Town Document Collection  -  ID463 - Major Idaho Town Document Collection - ID
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c1900 This is a huge collection of bill heads, reciepts, letters, legal papers and more from cities in the territory and state of Idaho. There are 82
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Estimates : 1,500.00 - 4,000.00
Sold to 9***9 for (750.00 + 146.25) x 1 = 896.25
 
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Boise Idaho Document Collection c1863-1890 - Boise, ID464 - Boise Idaho Document Collection c1863-1890 - Boise, ID
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c1863 67 pieces; Idaho Territory (8), Printed Letterheads, etc. (30), Manuscript or Addressed to Boise (29). Lynn Langdon Collection - HKA#65839
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Editor Copies of The First Volume Idaho Tri-Weekly Statesman 1864 - Boise, ID465 - Editor Copies of The First Volume Idaho Tri-Weekly Statesman 1864 - Boise, ID
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c1864 This is a collection of editions of the Idaho Tri-Weekly Statesman newspaper, including the first edition . The paper was first published as th
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Estimates : 2,500.00 - 10,000.00
Sold to r*****o for (6,000.00 + 1,170.00) x 1 = 7,170.00
 
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Idaho Territorial Documents Group - Boise, ID466 - Idaho Territorial Documents Group - Boise, ID
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c1860 Huge sheaf of letterhead documents, receipts, marriage and gambling licenses, County Official documents, Fire Dept. Letterhead, private letters
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to O*N for (250.00 + 48.75) x 1 = 298.75
 
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Idaho Territorial Mining Maps & Letter Sheet - Boise, ID467 - Idaho Territorial Mining Maps & Letter Sheet - Boise, ID
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c1883 Lot of 3: 2 are mining map of the Boise and southwestern Caldwell mining districts. The Boise map appears to be hand-drawn and colorized, quite
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Idaho Tri-Weekly Statesman Featuring Coverage of Custer and Little Bighorn  - Boise, ID468 - Idaho Tri-Weekly Statesman Featuring Coverage of Custer and Little Bighorn - Boise, ID
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1876 This was issue number 151 and was released on Tuesday July 11, 1876; 16 days after the Battle of Little Big Horn also known as Custer's La...
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Sold to 9***9 for (150.00 + 29.25) x 1 = 179.25
 
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Idaho Tri-Weekly Statesman Featuring Coverage of Indian Battles  - Boise, ID469 - Idaho Tri-Weekly Statesman Featuring Coverage of Indian Battles - Boise, ID
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1877 This is a lot of 10 issues of the Idaho Tri-Weekly Statesman. It features issues #140 through #142 and #144 through #149. The dates range from J
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Idaho Territorial Banking Collection - Boise City, Silver City, ID470 - Idaho Territorial Banking Collection - Boise City, Silver City, ID
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c1864 Lot of 40: large collection of Territorial bank documents, checks, receipts, letters, stock certificates, and promissory notes, to name a few.
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to e*******4 for (250.00 + 48.75) x 1 = 298.75
 
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Hailey ID Document Collection - Hailey, ID471 - Hailey ID Document Collection - Hailey, ID
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c1883 108 Documents. Mines, newspapers, hotels, various businesses, mostly 1880s. The town of Hailey was founded around 1865, based on gold and silve
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Estimates : 500.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to g**********c for (375.00 + 73.13) x 1 = 448.13
 
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Idaho Territory Indian Uprising Letter - Idaho City , ID472 - Idaho Territory Indian Uprising Letter - Idaho City , ID
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c1865 Letter on "State of Oregon, Executive Department" letterhead from Governor A.C. Gibbs, writing from Portland. He is returning a let...
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Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to m*****d for (200.00 + 39.00) x 1 = 239.00
 
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Ketchum & Bellevue Document Collection c1880s - Ketchum, ID473 - Ketchum & Bellevue Document Collection c1880s - Ketchum, ID
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c1880 49 Letters, Printed Letterheads and Billheads. Belleview (18), Ketchum (31). bThe western towns of both Bellevue and Ketchum began as mining to
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Sold to 8***2 for (200.00 + 39.00) x 1 = 239.00
 
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Early Idaho Territory Papers - Placerville, ID474 - Early Idaho Territory Papers - Placerville, ID
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c1864 Large eclectic group of documents, letters, bonds, and ephemera from the Terrritory of Idaho. Some include an IOOF document, 1901, sheet of Ban
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Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold to m*****1 for (200.00 + 39.00) x 1 = 239.00
 
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Russell 1939 Broadside Calendar - Red Oak, ID475 - Russell 1939 Broadside Calendar - Red Oak, ID
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c1939 This is a 1939 broadside calender, courtesy of Thomas Murphy of Red Oak. It measures 28"x 40" and has a Russell print titled "...
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Idaho Territorial Rocky Bar Correspondence Group - Rocky Bar, ID476 - Idaho Territorial Rocky Bar Correspondence Group - Rocky Bar, ID
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c1865 Wonderful Territorial collection of billheads, receipts, multiple letters, hospital and postal receipts, district court document, legal documen
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to 8***2 for (225.00 + 43.88) x 1 = 268.88
 
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Idaho Territory Mining Documents Group - Silver City, ID477 - Idaho Territory Mining Documents Group - Silver City, ID
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c1871 Lot of 14: rare collection of assay receipts, including those from the Idaho Sampling Mill Co. Blake & Co. and the Philadelphia Mining &a...
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Sold to b*********6 for (170.00 + 33.15) x 1 = 203.15
 
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Pair of 1890's Union Ribbons - Silver City, ID478 - Pair of 1890's Union Ribbons - Silver City, ID
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1896 This is a pair of beautiful union badges from the 1890’s. Included is a Camp No. 733 Woodmen of the World, logger ribbon from Idaho City, Idaho.
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Estimates : 500.00 - 750.00
Sold to c*********p for (800.00 + 156.00) x 1 = 956.00
 
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Idaho Territorial Wild West Handbills - Silver City, Pocatello, ID479 - Idaho Territorial Wild West Handbills - Silver City, Pocatello, ID
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c1863 Lot of 4: 1 is a bill for the "Multnomah Theater" advertising plays, with Adults admission costing 15c and 25c, and children at 5c ...
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Silver City & Ruby City Idaho Territorial Document Collection - Silver City, Ruby City, ID480 - Silver City & Ruby City Idaho Territorial Document Collection - Silver City, Ruby City, ID
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c1867 Large group of letters, court documents, receipts, billheads, general store receipts, dry goods receipts, Owyhee Mining Co. letters and bills,
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Sold to O*N for (300.00 + 58.50) x 1 = 358.50
 
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Ribbon with Silver Nugget - Wallace, ID481 - Ribbon with Silver Nugget - Wallace, ID
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1909 Souvenir of the Coeur D' Alene Grand Lodge K. of P. June 16, 1909. Note the nugget with silver bearing flakes. The ribbon measures 5.5&quo...
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Sold to c*********p for (100.00 + 19.50) x 1 = 119.50
 
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Illinois Volunteers Civil War Document  - , IL482 - Illinois Volunteers Civil War Document - , IL
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1864 This is a signed document from the governor of Illinois, Richard Yates recognizing the valor of Sergeant George T. Hudson, and his promotion to
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Clinton Illinois Insurance Ledgers - Clinton, IL483 - Clinton Illinois Insurance Ledgers - Clinton, IL
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1913 Lot of two insurance ledgers 1.) Norwich Union Fire Insurance Co. operating out of Clinton, ILL 2.) Royal Insurance Company. One of the volumes s
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Columbian Expo Souvenir Spoons Collection - Chicago, IL484 - Columbian Expo Souvenir Spoons Collection - Chicago, IL
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c1893 Lot of 19 pieces in 4 groups. All are in good to very good condition, and show some tarnish. Group 1) 4 identical spoons. A ship at full sail i
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Estimates : 300.00 - 700.00
Sold to O*N for (170.00 + 33.15) x 1 = 203.15
 
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Columbian Exposition Postcards - Chicago, IL485 - Columbian Exposition Postcards - Chicago, IL
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1893 This is a lot of illustrated postcards from the 1893 Columbian Exposition in Chicago. (30) color souvenir post cards & official 'maili...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to O*N for (225.00 + 43.88) x 1 = 268.88
 
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Royal Saxony Silverwear - Chicago, IL486 - Royal Saxony Silverwear - Chicago, IL
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c1939 A classic Middle America set! This lot comes with 7 sets of a tea spoon, soup spoon, knife, fork and salad fork. 1 set of serving spoon, butter
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Little Blue Books Group - Girard, KS487 - Little Blue Books Group - Girard, KS
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c1919 Lot 58: This representative collection of the famous tiny books is quite a find. These books were initially started by Haldeman-Julius Publishe
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Enterprise Quartz Co. Stock Cert. - , KY488 - Enterprise Quartz Co. Stock Cert. - , KY
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c1851 Kentucky Ridge. A rare and early Gold Rush stock certificate. Cert. #43, issued to E.W. Roberts for one share. Signed by E. W. Roberts, Preside
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Sold to 9*********n for (400.00 + 78.00) x 1 = 478.00
 
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S.S Republic Lithograph - New Orleans, LA489 - S.S Republic Lithograph - New Orleans, LA
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c1860 Rare SS Republic Lithograph. Measures 2” x 3”on card stock backing. This is one of the only known views of the SS Republic when it was known as
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1912 Broadside Calendar - Jonesville, MI490 - 1912 Broadside Calendar - Jonesville, MI
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c1912 This is a 1912 calendar broadside for The Deal Buggy Company. It is from 1912 and measures 21"x 17" and has a print titled "Wh...
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St. Louis Worlds Fair Cards - St Louis, MO491 - St. Louis Worlds Fair Cards - St Louis, MO
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1904 This is a great collection of postcards from the Lewis & Clark Centennial of 1905. Featured are illustrations of the Oriental Building, Th...
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Sold to O*N for (100.00 + 19.50) x 1 = 119.50
 
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Jed Smith Letter, War of 1812 - Natchez, MS492 - Jed Smith Letter, War of 1812 - Natchez, MS
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1813 The piece comes from The Floyd E. Risvold Collection. It has a 4pp letter with original cover addressed to Jedidiah Smith Esq. in Brandforde, Ma
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Sold to O*N for (300.00 + 58.50) x 1 = 358.50
 
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Antique Fishing Creel & Bitteroot Wildrness Map - , MT493 - Antique Fishing Creel & Bitteroot Wildrness Map - , MT
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c1930 Lot of 2: classic willow fisherman's creel, leather trimmed, with pocket and strap. Measures 18"x8"x6". There is a scale t...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to 9***0 for (75.00 + 14.63) x 1 = 89.63
 
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Washoe Montana Ephemera - , MT494 - Washoe Montana Ephemera - , MT
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c1920 Eleven pieces of Montana history, letterhead, booklet and letter: typewritten from Marysville, 1894; handwritten from Wickes, 1887; a Helena Mo
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Sold to O*N for (50.00 + 9.75) x 1 = 59.75
 
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Butte MT. Calendar - Butte, MT495 - Butte MT. Calendar - Butte, MT
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c1919 This is a broadside 1919 calendar from The Butte Coal Company of Butte. Titled "Our Country-First, Last and All the Time" was paint...
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Two Choice Montana Souvenirs - Butte, MT496 - Two Choice Montana Souvenirs - Butte, MT
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1900 beautiful pewter stein 5" tall with embossed scenes of Butte mining. Made by height & fairfield, Butte.5" souvenir china made by...
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Sold to R*****n for (100.00 + 19.50) x 1 = 119.50
 
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Montana Group - Helena, MT497 - Montana Group - Helena, MT
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1881 This lot contains a quartet of great items from the “Big Sky” state, Montana. Included is a small medicine bottle from the Eugene Meyer City Dru
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Chas. H. Peck Banker Ephemera - Red Bluff, MT498 - Chas. H. Peck Banker Ephemera - Red Bluff, MT
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c1895 Lot of 7: interesting group of 5 checks, a post-marked cover, and an account sheet, all from Charles H. Peck, Banker. All items are in very goo
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Fargo RPC - Fargo, ND499 - Fargo RPC - Fargo, ND
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c1880 This is a rare stereo view from 1880 titled Fargo, Dakota. This card measures 7”x 4” and was published by F. Jay Haynes, “Official Photographer
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