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
9am PDT starting time, both days

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Atlantis Casino & Resort
Paradise A Room
3800 S. Virginia Street
Reno, NV 89502

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Holabird-Kagin Americana Office
3555 Airway Drive Suite #309
Reno, NV 89511
Sunday February 23rd, 10am-1pm

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Lyon County Post Office Covers -  NV992 - Lyon County Post Office Covers - NV
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c1920 This lot includes postal covers from Lyon County. Post offices in this group include Yerington (Est. 1894-changed from Mason Valley), Wabuska (
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 800.00
Sold to s*****l for (41.84 + 8.16) x 1 = 50.00
 
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Lyon County, Nevada Postal Covers -  NV993 - Lyon County, Nevada Postal Covers - NV
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c1918 This lot contains postal covers from Lyon County towns including, Wichman (DPO), Thompson (DPO), Wellington (Est. 1872, moved to Lyon, 1882), M
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to 8*****S for (50.00 + 9.75) x 1 = 59.75
 
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Manhattan, Ione and Belmont Nevada Covers -  NV994 - Manhattan, Ione and Belmont Nevada Covers - NV
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c1919 This is a lot consisting of covers from Nye County, NV and include the towns of Manhattan, Ione (DPO) and Belmont (DPO). All are in good condit
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to O*N for (70.00 + 13.65) x 1 = 83.65
 
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Mina, Nevada RR Covers -  NV995 - Mina, Nevada RR Covers - NV
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c1918 This is a lot of about 30 RPO's from various cities connecting Reno, Tonopah, Mina and others. All covers in good condition, some bear co...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 900.00
Sold to i*****l for (225.00 + 43.88) x 1 = 268.88
 
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Mineral County Postal Covers -  NV996 - Mineral County Postal Covers - NV
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c1918 This is a lot consisting of postal covers from Rockland (DPO), Omco (DPO), Simon (DPO) and Luning (From Esmeralda to Mineral County in 1911). A
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to 3***2 for (150.00 + 29.25) x 1 = 179.25
 
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Mound House, Sutro and More Covers -  NV997 - Mound House, Sutro and More Covers - NV
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c1919 This lot consists of postal covers from such Nevada towns as Dayton (Est.1862), Sutro (DPO), Mound House (DPO), Silver City (Est. 1861) and Com
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 600.00
Sold to O*N for (70.00 + 13.65) x 1 = 83.65
 
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Nevada Ad Covers -  NV998 - Nevada Ad Covers - NV
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c1920 This is a lot of 45 advertising covers from around Nevada, including Reno, Yerington, Minden and Tonopah. Businesses represented include, Minne
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to 3***2 for (150.00 + 29.25) x 1 = 179.25
 
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Nevada Cover Collection -  NV999 - Nevada Cover Collection - NV
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c This a lotof about two dozen postal covers from various towns in Nevada, including Glenbrook, Oreana, Fairview, Luning. Virginia City and many more
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 800.00
Sold to O*N for (65.00 + 12.68) x 1 = 77.68
 
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Nevada Covers Collection -  NV1000 - Nevada Covers Collection - NV
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c1919 Huge collection of Nevada covers, from various post offices all over the state. The covers range from commercial merchants, mining, personal, l
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 400.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to 6*****l for (350.00 + 68.25) x 1 = 418.25
 
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Nevada Dairy & Bottle Related Postal Covers -  NV1001 - Nevada Dairy & Bottle Related Postal Covers - NV
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c1920 Lot of Nevada dairy and bottling related postal covers, including, Chism Ice Cream Company, Model Dairy, Elko Water Works, The Pioneer Drug Com
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 600.00
Sold to 8*******l for (100.00 + 19.50) x 1 = 119.50
 
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Nevada Mining Company Covers -  NV1002 - Nevada Mining Company Covers - NV
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c1919 This is a lot of about 40 covers from the early 20th century that relate to various mining companies in Nevada. Most all of them are marked wit
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 700.00
Sold to b******a for (200.00 + 39.00) x 1 = 239.00
 
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Nevada Mining Covers -  NV1003 - Nevada Mining Covers - NV
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c1920 Lot of about 100 covers for Nevada Mining Companies whose corporate offices where in California. Most have corner advertisements. - HKA#66085
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to i*****l for (225.00 + 43.88) x 1 = 268.88
 
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Nevada Railroad Documents -  NV1004 - Nevada Railroad Documents - NV
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1861 Collection of 57 documents, all pre1900 except T&G. Virginia & Truckee Railroad (30); T&G Railroad (4); CPRR (2); Nevada Banks (11...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to O*N for (120.00 + 23.40) x 1 = 143.40
 
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Nevada RR Covers -  NV1005 - Nevada RR Covers - NV
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c1918 This is a lot of 10 covers from various Nevada towns and communities, each bearing a railroad express stamp. Towns included are Las Vegas, Cali
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 600.00
Sold to s*****l for (250.00 + 48.75) x 1 = 298.75
 
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Ormsby and Douglas County, Nevada Covers -  NV1006 - Ormsby and Douglas County, Nevada Covers - NV
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c1922 This is a lot of several postal covers from towns in Ormsby/Douglas Counties. Towns represented include, Carson City (Est. 1858, moved to Carso
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 750.00
Sold to 6*****l for (85.00 + 16.58) x 1 = 101.58
 
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Pershing County Postal Covers -  NV1007 - Pershing County Postal Covers - NV
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c1921 This is a lot of postal covers from Pershing County, including the towns of Imlay (EST. 1908, Humboldt County-Moved to Pershing-1919), Lovelock
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to 6*****l for (60.00 + 11.70) x 1 = 71.70
 
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Registered & Special Delivery Covers -  NV1008 - Registered & Special Delivery Covers - NV
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c1920 This is a lot of about 50 registered mail and special delivery marked covers. They are from Nevada towns like Fallon, Virginia City and Tonopah
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 600.00
Sold to O*N for (275.00 + 53.63) x 1 = 328.63
 
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Reno RR RPO Collection -  NV1009 - Reno RR RPO Collection - NV
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c1918 This is a lot of eleven covers all cancelled by railroad mail handlers on the Reno run. Cities represented include, Belleville, Sparks, Tonopah
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to 3***2 for (150.00 + 29.25) x 1 = 179.25
 
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Southern Nevada Postal Covers -  NV1010 - Southern Nevada Postal Covers - NV
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c1918 lot of about 10 covers from the southern area of Nevada. Towns included are Jean, Boulder CityPittman Caliente and Henderson. Two of the covers
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 600.00
Sold to s*****l for (41.84 + 8.16) x 1 = 50.00
 
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Tybo Area, Nevada Covers -  NV1011 - Tybo Area, Nevada Covers - NV
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c1918 This is a lot of postal covers from Keystone (DPO), Tybo (DPO), Hot Creek (DPO), Belmont (DPO) and Morey (DPO).These are from former Nevada Sta
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 600.00
Sold to 6*****l for (65.00 + 12.68) x 1 = 77.68
 
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Very Rare to Scarce NV RR Covers  -  NV1012 - Very Rare to Scarce NV RR Covers - NV
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c1918 This lot contains eight covers bearing railroad corner advertising from The Virginia & Truckee and Southern Pacific Railroads. Rarer stil...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 900.00
Sold to 9***9 for (100.00 + 19.50) x 1 = 119.50
 
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White Pine County Postal Covers -  NV1013 - White Pine County Postal Covers - NV
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c1921 This is a group of postal covers from the towns of Cherry Creek (DPO) and Schelbourne (DPO). Covers are in good condition. These are from forme
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 900.00
Sold to 6*****l for (50.00 + 9.75) x 1 = 59.75
 
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Arden, Nevada Postal Covers - Arden, NV1014 - Arden, Nevada Postal Covers - Arden, NV
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c1918 This is a postal cover group from the unincorporated community of Arden in Clarke County, Nevada. While most bear large black ink circle cancel
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 600.00
Sold to 6*****l for (50.00 + 9.75) x 1 = 59.75
 
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Betty O'Neal Postal Covers - Battle Mountain, NV1015 - Betty O'Neal Postal Covers - Battle Mountain, NV
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1918 This postal cover group originates from Lander County, with the unincorporated town of Battle Mountain represented. The covers have some large c
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 900.00
Sold to 6*****l for (50.00 + 9.75) x 1 = 59.75
 
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Pacific Coast Borax Co. Letter & Cover - Belleville, NV1016 - Pacific Coast Borax Co. Letter & Cover - Belleville, NV
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1891 Late 1800`s 2-page letter and cover to J.H. Strachan of Teels Marsh from the company president out of San Francisco. The letter appears type-wri
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to i*****l for (100.00 + 19.50) x 1 = 119.50
 
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Bruner Postal Covers - Bruner, NV1017 - Bruner Postal Covers - Bruner, NV
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c1919 This is a group of postal covers from the Bruner Mining District in Clark County, Nevada. The post office appears to be DPO. The covers are in
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 600.00
Sold to s*****l for (110.00 + 21.45) x 1 = 131.45
 
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Mineral County Postal Covers - Candelaria, NV1018 - Mineral County Postal Covers - Candelaria, NV
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c1918 This is a lot of postal covers from various towns in Mineral County, including Belleville (DPO), Candelaria (DPO), Dyer (DPO), Hornsilver (DPO)
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to i*****l for (160.00 + 31.20) x 1 = 191.20
 
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Carson City Pony Express Cover - Carson City, NV1019 - Carson City Pony Express Cover - Carson City, NV
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Extremely Rare Carson City Wells Fargo & Co.'s Express Pony cover with brown adhesive 10 cent Pony stamp at left, clearly tied. WF franked c...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 2,500.00 - 5,000.00
Sold to 8*******l for (2,000.00 + 390.00) x 1 = 2,390.00
 
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Central Pacific Freight Vouchers - Carson City, NV1020 - Central Pacific Freight Vouchers - Carson City, NV
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1879 Lot of 6 Freight vouchers from Central Pacific Railroad - HKA#65665
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to m******3 for (60.00 + 11.70) x 1 = 71.70
 
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Santiago Mine Land Acquisition *Territorial* - Carson City, NV1021 - Santiago Mine Land Acquisition *Territorial* - Carson City, NV
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Indenture between William Thompson Jr. and Henry H. Raymond, parties of the first part and The Santiago Mining Company, parties of the second part, fo
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 3,750.00 | Estimates : 7,500.00 - 20,000.00
 
 
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Santiago Mine Land Acquisition *Territorial* - Carson City, NV1022 - Santiago Mine Land Acquisition *Territorial* - Carson City, NV
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Indenture between William Thompson Jr. and Henry H. Raymond, parties of the first part and The Santiago Mining Company, parties of the second part, fo
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 1,250.00 | Estimates : 2,500.00 - 10,000.00
 
 
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Sharon Signed Insurance Policies, NV, CA Revenue Stamps - Carson City, NV1023 - Sharon Signed Insurance Policies, NV, CA Revenue Stamps - Carson City, NV
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c1865 This lot contains 9 insurance policies issued to the President of the Virginia & Truckee Railroad H.M. Yerington, dating 1865 to 1874 (no...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold to m********r for (650.00 + 126.75) x 1 = 776.75
 
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Virginia & Truckee Railroad Timetable Sheet - Carson City, NV1024 - Virginia & Truckee Railroad Timetable Sheet - Carson City, NV
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1889 Large, authentic V & T time table sheet, measures 17"x 14". Listed main categories are "Trains Going East" and "T...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to t*******4 for (650.00 + 126.75) x 1 = 776.75
 
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Rare Elko County Postal Covers - Clover City, NV1025 - Rare Elko County Postal Covers - Clover City, NV
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c1919 This is a lot of rare postal covers from Elko County, including ones from Clover City (Est. 1918-changed to Tobar), Clover Valley (DPO), Shafte
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to 3***2 for (150.00 + 29.25) x 1 = 179.25
 
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Elko County Postal Covers - Cobre, NV1026 - Elko County Postal Covers - Cobre, NV
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c1919 This is a lot of postal covers from Elko County. Towns represented in the group include, Cobre (DPO), Deeth (DPO), Contact (DPO), Elko (Est.186
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to O*N for (80.00 + 15.60) x 1 = 95.60
 
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Ehret, Nevada Postal Covers - Ehret, NV1027 - Ehret, Nevada Postal Covers - Ehret, NV
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c1920 These covers are from the Clark County town of Ehrlet (DPO). All bear the corner advertisement for Nevada Lime & Rock Company of Ehrlet.T...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 400.00 - 900.00
Sold to 3***2 for (200.00 + 39.00) x 1 = 239.00
 
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Fallon Area Postal Covers - Fallon, NV1028 - Fallon Area Postal Covers - Fallon, NV
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c1921 This is a lot of covers from Churchill County towns, including Stillwater (DPO), Fallon (Est.1896), Fernley (Est. 1908), Wonder (DPO) and Clark
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to 6*****l for (80.00 + 15.60) x 1 = 95.60
 
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Gold Point Post Office - Gold Point, NV1029 - Gold Point Post Office - Gold Point, NV
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c1900 Now’s your chance to have your very own post office, complete with service windows and post office boxes. This is the main façade of the...
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Start Price : 3,750.00 | Estimates : 7,500.00 - 20,000.00
 
 
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Lot Withdrawn1030 - Lot Withdrawn
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HKA#65889
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Start Price : 0.00
 
 
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Goldfield-Nevada Industrial Commission Covers Collection - Goldfield NV1031 - Goldfield-Nevada Industrial Commission Covers Collection - Goldfield NV
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c1919 Lot of 99: Large group of Goldfield mining and business covers, all sent to the Nevada Industrial Commission in Carson City (as required by stat
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to O*N for (120.00 + 23.40) x 1 = 143.40
 
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Bullfrog, Nevada Railroad Covers - Goldfield, NV1032 - Bullfrog, Nevada Railroad Covers - Goldfield, NV
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c1918 This is a lot of 14 covers with corner advertising for various Nevada railroads. Roads represented include, Tonopah & Goldfield Railroad,...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to i*****l for (250.00 + 48.75) x 1 = 298.75
 
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1910 Postcard Collection - Lovelovk, NV1033 - 1910 Postcard Collection - Lovelovk, NV
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c1910 This is a lot of over 100 picture and seasonal postcards that date back to 1910. They are addressed to the Damm Family of Lovelock and come fro
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 600.00
Sold to j*****t for (120.00 + 23.40) x 1 = 143.40
 
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Rawhide Plus Nevada Cover Collection - Rawhide, NV1034 - Rawhide Plus Nevada Cover Collection - Rawhide, NV
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c This lot includes postal covers from Nevada towns like Rawhide, Mina, Columbus,Schurz Hawthorne and Aurora, among others. Several have corner adver
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 800.00
Sold to j*****t for (150.00 + 29.25) x 1 = 179.25
 
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Reno, Nevada Advertising Covers - Reno, NV1035 - Reno, Nevada Advertising Covers - Reno, NV
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c1920 This is a lot of 20 corner advertising covers from various businesses in Reno, Nevada. Corner advertising covers include Durham Sales Company,
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 900.00
Sold to 3***2 for (190.00 + 37.05) x 1 = 227.05
 
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V&T Unused Tickets - Reno, NV1036 - V&T Unused Tickets - Reno, NV
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c1900 This is a box containing quite a few (too many to count) unused tickets and passes from the Virginia & Truckee Railway. Several are good ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 400.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to O*N for (400.00 + 78.00) x 1 = 478.00
 
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Rochester & Packard Mines Nevada Postal Covers - Rochester, NV1037 - Rochester & Packard Mines Nevada Postal Covers - Rochester, NV
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c This is a lot of postal covers from Pershing County Nevada towns, Rochester, with several from the Nevada Packard Mines Company. Some have cover ad
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to 9***9 for (150.00 + 29.25) x 1 = 179.25
 
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Early Round Mountain, Nevada Covers - Round Mountain, NV1038 - Early Round Mountain, Nevada Covers - Round Mountain, NV
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c1922 This is a bout a dozen postal covers from Round Mountain and Manhattan Nevada from the 1920's. Some from the Round Mountain Mining Compan...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 600.00
Sold to 8*****S for (50.00 + 9.75) x 1 = 59.75
 
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Ruth Nevada Postal Covers - Ruth, NV1039 - Ruth Nevada Postal Covers - Ruth, NV
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c1918 This a group of postal covers from Ruth, White Pine County. Although the post office was established in 1904, expansion of the open pit mining
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 600.00
Sold to 8*****l for (55.00 + 10.73) x 1 = 65.73
 
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Searchlight Nevada Covers and More - Searchlight, NV1040 - Searchlight Nevada Covers and More - Searchlight, NV
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c This is a collection of covers from towns in southern Nevada, including Searchlight, Nelson and St. Thomas. several have corner advertising and mos
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to s*****l for (120.00 + 23.40) x 1 = 143.40
 
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Nevada Advertising Covers - Tonopah, NV1041 - Nevada Advertising Covers - Tonopah, NV
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c1918 This is a lot of 21 Nevada corner advertising covers from the early 1900's.Businesses represented include the Mizpah Hotel, Electric Gold...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to 3***2 for (250.00 + 48.75) x 1 = 298.75
 
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