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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All items sold for their collectible value only; They have no securites whatsoever.
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RARE San Francisco, Jersey Farm Tin Cap, Double Embossed Milk Bottle Circa 19022317 - RARE San Francisco, Jersey Farm Tin Cap, Double Embossed Milk Bottle Circa 1902
Holabird Western Americana Collections
"Jersey Farm / 837 Howard Street / S. F. Cal" milk bottle. Unusual as it is embossed on the back side "This bottle must be returned t...
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Start Price : 40.00 | Estimates : 75.00 - 150.00
 
 
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1913 San Francisco Architectural Club Yearbook2318 - 1913 San Francisco Architectural Club Yearbook
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This lot is perfect for any architectural nut! This publication provides a list of architects and builders from stairs to faucets to garbage chutes. T
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
 
 
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San Bernardino High School Print: 20" x 13"2319 - San Bernardino High School Print: 20" x 13"
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By B. Hughes. C 1891. Shows the new high school with a horse drawn trolley, fashionable women, children, etc. T. H. Goff, Architect.City:
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 150.00
 
 
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Wheels of the West by Leonard McKay2320 - Wheels of the West by Leonard McKay
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Large 12" x 18". Large pictures with descriptions include stage coach, explosion of the ship Jenny Lind, bicycle, wagon train, and railroa...
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
 
 
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Santa Monica police officer's badge2321 - Santa Monica police officer's badge
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Cleanly cut in two. No markings on back.City: Santa MonicaCounty: State: CADate:
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Estimates : 50.00 - 150.00
Sold to S*****8 for (25.00 + 4.88) x 1 = 29.88
 
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Tahoe Tavern, Lake Tahoe Panorama by A. C. Pillsbury Repro. (lot of 5)2322 - Tahoe Tavern, Lake Tahoe Panorama by A. C. Pillsbury Repro. (lot of 5)
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Reproduction. 32" x 9". Includes the Tahoe Steamer and 18 other boats. Pillsbury's early scenic pictures include the Stanford Quad, Yo...
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 75.00
 
 
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Clear Creek Plat Map folder with Quadrangle map2323 - Clear Creek Plat Map folder with Quadrangle map
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It is 1905 and Central City is a happening place. This unusual presentation of the quadrangle map shows mines, roads, buildings, geographical features
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Estimates : 50.00 - 75.00
Sold to l******8 for (25.00 + 4.88) x 1 = 29.88
 
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Geyser Mining and Milling Co. Check, Silver Cliff, CO2324 - Geyser Mining and Milling Co. Check, Silver Cliff, CO
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Check No. 9321 from The Geyser Mining and Milling Co. Dateline Silver Cliff, CO, Oct. 31, 1898. Punch cancelled. Pay William Scott $75.28. Drawn on th
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Start Price : 15.00 | Estimates : 25.00 - 50.00
 
 
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Central City, CO Certificate of Deposit and Map2325 - Central City, CO Certificate of Deposit and Map
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Lot of 2. 1) Certificate of Deposit from the Rocky Mountain National Bank. Datelined Central City, Nov. 1, 1870. Daniel Aspel has deposited $300. Sign
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Estimates : 80.00 - 100.00
Sold to r******8 for (130.00 + 25.35) x 1 = 155.35
 
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Rare Yuma, Colorado Check 1894 w/ Sheedy Signature2326 - Rare Yuma, Colorado Check 1894 w/ Sheedy Signature
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Scarce check from a rare town: Yuma, Colorado. Datelined Yuma, Colorado, May 26, 1894. $58.75 was borrowed from W.A. Sheedy on 12 percent interest by
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 75.00
Sold to r******8 for (60.00 + 11.70) x 1 = 71.70
 
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Colorado National Bank, Territorial Certificates of Deposit2327 - Colorado National Bank, Territorial Certificates of Deposit
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Lot of 2. Territorial. Colorado National Bank certificate of deposit No. 3333. Dateline Denver, August 26, 1867. Geo. Stephenson has deposited $860. S
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Estimates : 60.00 - 120.00
Sold to j*****e for (50.00 + 9.75) x 1 = 59.75
 
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Denver Guide and Map, c. 18912328 - Denver Guide and Map, c. 1891
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Folder that has facts and figures about Denver. Population for 1858, 1870, 1880, 1885, 1888, 1889, 1890. Real estate and city expenditures for 1890....
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Estimates : 50.00 - 75.00
Sold to h*******e for (40.00 + 7.80) x 1 = 47.80
 
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Parry Park Gold Corp. Stamp2329 - Parry Park Gold Corp. Stamp
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Parry Park Gold Mining Corporate stampCity: County: State: CODate: 1896
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Estimates : 50.00 - 150.00
Sold to R**********s for (30.00 + 5.85) x 1 = 35.85
 
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Rocky Mountain National Bank Check and Certificate of Deposit2330 - Rocky Mountain National Bank Check and Certificate of Deposit
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Lot of 2. 1)Check No. 25745. Dated April 27th, 1874. Pay to Messrs. Barston + Whilelan the amount of $27.55. Signed F.H. Paiter, Cashier. Brown border
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Start Price : 40.00 | Estimates : 80.00 - 160.00
 
 
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Clason's Guide to Idaho with Map2331 - Clason's Guide to Idaho with Map
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This is a small booklet that includes a 24.5" 17.5" map of Idaho with an index of towns, railroads and information regarding the states po...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 150.00
Sold to a****a for (25.00 + 4.88) x 1 = 29.88
 
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Badger Fire Extinguisher Company2332 - Badger Fire Extinguisher Company
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Acid Line / Manufacture by / Badger Fire Extinguisher Co. / Boston, Mass, USA. Clear. 6".City: BostonCounty: Sta
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Start Price : 20.00 | Estimates : 40.00 - 100.00
 
 
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"Big Shoe Shoe", Shoe Co. broadside2333 - "Big Shoe Shoe", Shoe Co. broadside
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10 1/2" x 7". Butte is the hardest city on EARTH on Sole Leather! A few small tears and some discoloration. See photo.City: Butte
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to a****a for (55.00 + 10.73) x 1 = 65.73
 
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Rawhide lot of Three.2334 - Rawhide lot of Three.
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1) 8x10 photograph of early Rawhide ghost town status. 2) Early Rawhide ghost town post card clearly showing the Wonder Lumber Company. 3) Unused Rawh
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 150.00
 
 
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Gem Uncirculated Hoover Dam Token2335 - Gem Uncirculated Hoover Dam Token
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Obverse has full picture of Hoover Dam with Hoover Dam / Las Vegas, Nevada. Reverse says To Commemorate / Starting of the $165,000,000.00 Boulder Cany
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
 
 
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Las Vegas, Nevada Area Check Collection2336 - Las Vegas, Nevada Area Check Collection
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Over 100 pieces. 1) 1931 Bank of Southern Nevada. Signed Mrs. Horen of Eire, Nevada. Erie was a siding 25 miles southwest of Las Vegas and 22 miles no
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 75.00
Sold to s*****l for (30.00 + 5.85) x 1 = 35.85
 
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