Great American Treasure Hunt

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Holabird’s Western Americana Collections Presents
The Great American Treasure Hunt
Western Americana & Numismatic Auction

PREVIEW
HWAC Office
3555 Airway Drive
Reno, NV 89511
Friday - September 12 - 10am-6pm
* Preview also available by appointment

Sessions 1 & 2
LIVE AUCTION
Saturday, September 13, 2014 & Sunday, September 14, 2014
Starting Time: 9am PST, both days

Session 3
ABSENTEE AUCTION
Internet or phone bidding only.
Sept 15, 2014
Starting time: 9am monday

LOT PICKUP
Tuesday through Friday after the sale,
normal office hours or by appointment

AUCTION LOCATION
HWAC Office
3555 Airway Drive Suite #309
Reno, NV 89511
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Inyo Marble Works billhead400 - Inyo Marble Works billhead
Holabird Western Americana Collections
1896. Hard to find billhead for the Inyo Marble Works. To the Utica Mining Company for two white slabs. The Inyo Marble Works was created and by 1887
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 80.00
Sold to i*****l for (120.00 + 23.40) x 1 = 143.40
 
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John Taylor archive401 - John Taylor archive
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190 John Taylor billheads for the Utica Mining Company for supplies. Here is a fabulous nearly complete record of what one mine bought from the John T
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Start Price : 500.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 4,500.00
 
 
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Justinian Caire: assayer402 - Justinian Caire: assayer
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28 billheads to the Utica Mining Company for materials used. Bills include Don Battersea Crucibles, cyanide, manganese, borax, potash, bone ash, colle
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 2,500.00
 
 
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Murphys archive403 - Murphys archive
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67 pieces. Includes letter post master. Billheads include Manuel & Garland general merchandise, Manuel lumber, Valente boots, Fisk groceries, Un...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to t******2 for (300.00 + 58.50) x 1 = 358.50
 
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Nice lot of two Lowenberg cigar advertising covers404 - Nice lot of two Lowenberg cigar advertising covers
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LARGE advertising on back: "SMOKE VISTA de ORO CIGARS" and "THE RIGI, AMERICA'S GREATEST CIGAR." One comes with a bill to F....
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 75.00
Sold to 9*****H for (30.00 + 5.85) x 1 = 35.85
 
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Pacific Coast Savings Society pamphlet405 - Pacific Coast Savings Society pamphlet
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This Mutual Savings Bank pamphlet lists officers and directors. It is also an advertisement for why you should join. Located at 30 Montgomery Street.
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Pelton Water Wheel Co. pictorial billhead406 - Pelton Water Wheel Co. pictorial billhead
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1891. Picture shows the Gates Ore & Rock Crusher. To the Utica Mining Company. Includes a shipping receipt from the Southern Pacific Railroad. T...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to d********9 for (80.00 + 15.60) x 1 = 95.60
 
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San Francisco business cards407 - San Francisco business cards
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Lot of 4: Crosett carpenters and mechanics, Williams Marvin boots and shoes, Pacific Hospital, and Murray & Ready employment agency.City:
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Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
 
 
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San Francisco coffee/tea price list408 - San Francisco coffee/tea price list
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H. Huddleston & Company price list for Japanese, English, Indian, Ceylon and Gunpowder teas. Coffees include San Salvador, Guatemala, Costa Rica...
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Selby Smelting & Lead Company: assayer409 - Selby Smelting & Lead Company: assayer
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Includes 8 assay sheets for the Hardenberg Mine and 45 bill heads for the Utica Mine. Bills are almost exclusively for rolled silver (after smelting).
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Start Price : 500.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 3,000.00
 
 
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Six shipping documents including the Panama Rail Railroad410 - Six shipping documents including the Panama Rail Railroad
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1) 1893 freight shipped on the Columbian steamer "City of Para" from New York to Colon, U. S. C. From there it would be shipped by steamer...
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 75.00
 
 
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Southern Pacific Railroad Expense Bills411 - Southern Pacific Railroad Expense Bills
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49 pieces. Most to Mitchler and Lane. For cigars, whiskey, rum, beer, rails. Some to Martin at French Gulch.City: San Francisco
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 300.00
Sold to p********e for (25.00 + 4.88) x 1 = 29.88
 
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Southern Pacific Shipping Receipts with Billheads412 - Southern Pacific Shipping Receipts with Billheads
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Wonderful collection of 25 SP shipping receipts with San Francisco billheads. Includes one receipt from John Taylor, assayer. Companies include Pelton
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 400.00
Sold to m********e for (190.00 + 37.05) x 1 = 227.05
 
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Steamer shipping receipts413 - Steamer shipping receipts
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68 shipping receipts from the (1) California Navigation & Improvement Company, (2) California Transportation Company, and (3) Pacific Coast Stea...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 600.00
Sold to m********e for (100.00 + 19.50) x 1 = 119.50
 
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Two telegraph and telephone broadsides with pictorial billheads414 - Two telegraph and telephone broadsides with pictorial billheads
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1) John M. Klein's Electrical Works with a list of line materials and a full stock of Sunbeam Incandescent Lamps. Back is a bill for a Long Dist...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to m********e for (50.00 + 9.75) x 1 = 59.75
 
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Woldberg Brothers smelters415 - Woldberg Brothers smelters
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Smelting ore for Mr. A. E. Rau of Angels Camp. 3.43 troy ounces of gold. This is a smaller San Francisco refining company. Rau was a very important mi
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 80.00
 
 
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4 Stockton business cards416 - 4 Stockton business cards
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W. C. Rumsey signed Stockton Business School, George Hornace real estate, Cary pianos and organs, and Aurora Flouring Mills.City: Stockt
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Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Standard Oil Company hand bill and billheads417 - Standard Oil Company hand bill and billheads
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Lot of nine. One hand bill dated 1899 with prices including gas. Eight billheads - two different varieties.City: StocktonCount
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Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
 
 
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Ten Stockton covers418 - Ten Stockton covers
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189- Sperry & Company, 2 unused J. Phelps, California Navigation & Improvement Co., 1919 Char. Haas with billhead, 1900 Stockton Woolen Mill...
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Start Price : 70.00 | Estimates : 140.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Two nice Stockton covers with billheads419 - Two nice Stockton covers with billheads
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1) Aurora Flouring Mills, 1902. Pictorial advertising cover with purple billhead. 2) John Quinn, 1894. Nice advertising corner cover. Both are address
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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