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
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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
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3555 Airway Drive Suite #309
Reno, NV 89511
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The Mercantile Agency Guide 1886140 - The Mercantile Agency Guide 1886
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R.G. Dun & Co.'s Mercantile Agency, Postal and Shippers Guide, 1886. 538pp plus ads. 7 x 10", green boards, gilt lettering. Broken and...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to 6*****b for (50.00 + 9.75) x 1 = 59.75
 
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1953 Dun & Bradstreet Reference Book141 - 1953 Dun & Bradstreet Reference Book
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Reference Book of Dun & Bradstreet, 1953, 3936pp. green boards, gold print. 16.5 x 11.5." Newsprint quality paper. Classic American busines...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to h*******2 for (25.00 + 4.88) x 1 = 29.88
 
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United States Dry Goods Directory and Adviser, 1868142 - United States Dry Goods Directory and Adviser, 1868
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Not found on OCLC. Green covers with gilt lettering. "For the year ending June, 1868." 231 pages plus 11 pages advertisements. Published b...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to h*******2 for (100.00 + 19.50) x 1 = 119.50
 
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Textile Manufacturer's Directory of the U.S.143 - Textile Manufacturer's Directory of the U.S.
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Babcock, H.H.; Textile Manufacturer's Directory of the United States and Canada; 1886; New York. 16th edition. 453pp plus 59pp of advertisements...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to h*******2 for (25.00 + 4.88) x 1 = 29.88
 
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The British Columbia Directory, 1882-83144 - The British Columbia Directory, 1882-83
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Published by R. T. Williams. Advertisements throughout the book. Includes business and general directory of the province. Nice descriptive 1882 descri
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to m********e for (325.00 + 63.38) x 1 = 388.38
 
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Osgoodby's Legal Directory, 1887-88145 - Osgoodby's Legal Directory, 1887-88
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"Legal Directory of the United States & Canada for Attorneys and Business Men," and page continues, "Containing the Names of One ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to d******0 for (55.00 + 10.73) x 1 = 65.73
 
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Osgoodby's Legal Directory, 1888-89146 - Osgoodby's Legal Directory, 1888-89
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The inside hard cover has a notation from the New Jersey Historical Society, which reads "The Gift Of Deaccessioned (sic) Class 340 Book 6S3.&q...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to 6*****b for (130.00 + 25.35) x 1 = 155.35
 
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Newspaper and Bank Directory of the World, 1882147 - Newspaper and Bank Directory of the World, 1882
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1882 Hubbard's Newspaper and Bank Directory. 34,000 newspapers and 20,000 banks from foreign countries. Several indexes to make looking for info...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to m********e for (140.00 + 27.30) x 1 = 167.30
 
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Shipping Clerks' Council Express Directory, 1899148 - Shipping Clerks' Council Express Directory, 1899
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No listing for this year found on OCLC. "A Comprehensive and Reliable Directory, with Tariffs, of all Express Points in the United States, Cana...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 120.00 - 240.00
Sold to 6*****b for (65.00 + 12.68) x 1 = 77.68
 
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Campbell's Shippers' Guide and Travelers' Directory, 1870149 - Campbell's Shippers' Guide and Travelers' Directory, 1870
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"Containing full directions for shipping, traveling and expressing to every place in The New England States, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 800.00 - 1,600.00
Sold to m****l for (400.00 + 78.00) x 1 = 478.00
 
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Lloyd's Steamboat Directory and Disasters on the Western Waters, 1856150 - Lloyd's Steamboat Directory and Disasters on the Western Waters, 1856
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"Containing the history of the first application of steam, as a motive power; the lives of John Fitch and Robert Fulton, likenesses & engra...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to T******1 for (250.00 + 48.75) x 1 = 298.75
 
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Arizona State Business Directory, 1927151 - Arizona State Business Directory, 1927
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Arizona State Business Directory Including El Paso, Texas and Los Angeles and Foreign Classifications Including Live Stock Department, Wool Growers&...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to a****a for (63.75 + 12.43) x 1 = 76.18
 
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Arizona State Business Directory, 1925152 - Arizona State Business Directory, 1925
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Arizona State Business Directory Including El Paso, Texas with Los Angeles and Foreign Classifications Including Live Stock Department, Wool Growers...
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Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Arizona Business Directory, 1909-10153 - Arizona Business Directory, 1909-10
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Arizona Business Directory Including El Paso, Texas, with Los Angeles and Foreign Classifications Including Live Stock Department, Wool Growers'...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to 9*****D for (250.00 + 48.75) x 1 = 298.75
 
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1914 Crocker-Langley San Francisco City Directory154 - 1914 Crocker-Langley San Francisco City Directory
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San Francisco City Directory. If you can't find alcohol ads in the 1920's San Francisco Directories, you can here. The second page has Bacc...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to 9*****B for (65.00 + 12.68) x 1 = 77.68
 
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1926 Crocker-Langley San Francisco City Directory155 - 1926 Crocker-Langley San Francisco City Directory
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2484 pages plus some advertisements. List of people and companies. Green and red boards with gilt lettering on spine. Wear to boards. Some of the ad p
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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San Francisco City Directory Book, 1909156 - San Francisco City Directory Book, 1909
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By Crocker-Langley. This 2011 page directory covers all businesses, person names, banks, and major roadways for the city of San Francisco, California.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to d******0 for (120.00 + 23.40) x 1 = 143.40
 
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Business Directory and Historical and Descriptive Handbook of Tulare County, 1888157 - Business Directory and Historical and Descriptive Handbook of Tulare County, 1888
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Quebedeaux 121: "First business directory of Tulare County and first book printed in the county. Very rare." Business Directory and Histor...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 4,000.00
Sold to 9*****D for (1,050.00 + 204.75) x 1 = 1,254.75
 
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Directory of San Diego City and County, 1897158 - Directory of San Diego City and County, 1897
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Not listed by Quebedeaux. Directory of San Diego City and County. 1897. Part One--General Miscellaneous Information and City Directory. Part Two--A Di
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to 6*****b for (200.00 + 39.00) x 1 = 239.00
 
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California State Business Directory, 1875-76159 - California State Business Directory, 1875-76
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Quebedeaux 140: "Significance: First separate business directory of the state of California. Very rare." California State Business Directo...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 4,000.00
Sold to m********e for (1,500.00 + 292.50) x 1 = 1,792.50
 
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