Mining, Minerals and Mayhem Auction

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A Composium of Western Americana
Featuring the Bodie Collection and the Gottschalk Ore Specimen Collection.

Session D is a Mail-Bid Only Auction. Absentee bids will be accepted only. No live bidding will be allowed. All winners will be contacted after the auction.
Session D is a Mail-Bid Only Auction. Absentee bids will be accepted only. No live bidding will be allowed. All winners will be contacted after the auction. BIDDING ENDS MONDAY JUNE 27 AT 5PM PACIFIC TIME!!!
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1829 - Andrew Jackson Peace Medal3098 - 1829 - Andrew Jackson Peace Medal
Holabird-Kagin Americana
Bronze 1829 Andrew Jackson Peace Medal. Actual date is unknown.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to b*********r for (200.00 + 35.00) x 1 = 235.00
 
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c1910 - Saloon Interior RPC's3099 - c1910 - Saloon Interior RPC's
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Lot of 2. 1) No border black and white RPC. Two bartenders stand behind the glossy wood front bar. Bottles of liquor sitting on the counter behind. So
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 250.00 - 400.00
Sold to 1***5 for (140.00 + 24.50) x 1 = 164.50
 
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c1910 - Soda Fountain Saloon Interior RPC's3100 - c1910 - Soda Fountain Saloon Interior RPC's
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Lot of 2. 1) Two men stand behind the bar near the soda fountain. Another man is looking around the place probably a customer. Glass showcases with bo
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Union Pacific Tokens3101 - Union Pacific Tokens
Holabird-Kagin Americana
2 aluminum lucky pieces issued by ALCOA to publicize Union Pacific Streamliners.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 20.00 - 40.00
Sold to r******8 for (20.00 + 3.50) x 1 = 23.50
 
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Untitled Saloon Mirror3102 - Untitled Saloon Mirror
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Vignette of a woman, almost nude, sitting on a stool and leaning against a small floral decorated table as she looks up. Brown background. Measures ab
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to I********g for (200.00 + 35.00) x 1 = 235.00
 
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AZ - Hot Springs,1909 - Hot Springs RPC3103 - AZ - Hot Springs,1909 - Hot Springs RPC
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Real photo postcard with no border. A birds eye view of Hot Springs with multiple trees and buildings, the focus is great. Small inscription at the b
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to p*******g for (85.00 + 14.88) x 1 = 99.88
 
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AZ - Miami,Gila County - 1911-1914 - Eagle Saloon Token3104 - AZ - Miami,Gila County - 1911-1914 - Eagle Saloon Token
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A Moise Company token from this historic ghost town.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to 8*****5 for (150.00 + 26.25) x 1 = 176.25
 
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CA - 1847 - 1847 California Counter Token3105 - CA - 1847 - 1847 California Counter Token
Holabird-Kagin Americana
Rare 1847 California counter token. Front: Lady "Liberty" with crown and 13 stars. Obverse: U. S. Flag and "California Counter".
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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CA - Nor Cal Token Group3106 - CA - Nor Cal Token Group
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Lot of 6, including: 1) G. & N,/ Walnut Creek//Good For/10c/In Trade; 2) Dunning's/Pool/Room/Gridley, Cal.//Good For/5c/In Trade; 3-4) N. &a...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to 9***7 for (125.00 + 21.88) x 1 = 146.88
 
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CA - Alturas,Modoc County - Branch Saloon Token3107 - CA - Alturas,Modoc County - Branch Saloon Token
Holabird-Kagin Americana
The E. Brunswick Billiard Table Company San Francisco is advertised on the reverse.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to 8*****5 for (950.00 + 166.25) x 1 = 1,116.25
 
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CA - Amboy,F.L. Smith Token3108 - CA - Amboy,F.L. Smith Token
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Only three of these good for tokens are known. This one is from 1905. Amboy is near San Bernardino, CA. It is located on the historic Route 66. It was
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to 9***7 for (475.00 + 83.13) x 1 = 558.13
 
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CA - Angels Camp,Calaveras County - Keystone Saloon Token3109 - CA - Angels Camp,Calaveras County - Keystone Saloon Token
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"The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County," by Mark Twain was based on a story overheard at the Angel's Hotel in Angel's Ca...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to j*****n for (250.00 + 43.75) x 1 = 293.75
 
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CA - Columbia,Tuolumne County - Model Saloon Token3110 - CA - Columbia,Tuolumne County - Model Saloon Token
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Water was in short supply at the Columbia mining camp, so water companies were formed to bring water over sixty miles to the diggings.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to r**********1 for (150.00 + 26.25) x 1 = 176.25
 
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CA - Covelo,Mendocino County - Pioneer Saloon Token3111 - CA - Covelo,Mendocino County - Pioneer Saloon Token
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The only known saloon token from this Mendocino County town.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to 9***7 for (325.00 + 56.88) x 1 = 381.88
 
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CA - Dale,c. 1910-1915 - "Good For" Token "Good For" Token3112 - CA - Dale,c. 1910-1915 - "Good For" Token "Good For" Token
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An unlisted token from this remote mining camp. This piece has possibly the best obverse and reverse of the group.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to r******h for (250.00 + 43.75) x 1 = 293.75
 
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CA - Dale,"Good For" Tokens3113 - CA - Dale,"Good For" Tokens
Holabird-Kagin Americana
Lot of 3 tokens for 12 1/2 cents in trade. These three have slight discoloration on obverse and reverse.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to 8***7 for (425.00 + 74.38) x 1 = 499.38
 
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CA - Dale,"Good For" Tokens3114 - CA - Dale,"Good For" Tokens
Holabird-Kagin Americana
Lot of 3 Good For 12 1/2 cents. Likely for use in a saloon on the historic mining town of Dale, CA. All three have light discoloration on both sides.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to 9***7 for (650.00 + 113.75) x 1 = 763.75
 
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CA - Durham,Butte County - Office Saloon Token3115 - CA - Durham,Butte County - Office Saloon Token
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Named for W.W. Durham, a member of the California State Assembly.
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 125.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
 
 
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CA - Guadalupe,Santa Barbara County - c1900-1910 - Dante's Café Token3116 - CA - Guadalupe,Santa Barbara County - c1900-1910 - Dante's CafĂ© Token
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Obverse: Dante's Café / 10c / Guadalupe / Calif; Reverse: Good For / 10c / Drink. Copper. Token with some corrosion on both sides. Unlisted.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to b*********r for (80.00 + 14.00) x 1 = 94.00
 
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CA - Madison,Yolo County - Duncan and Abbanat Token3117 - CA - Madison,Yolo County - Duncan and Abbanat Token
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Front: Buncan & Abbanat Madison, Cal. Obverse: Good for 5c in trade. Brass metal with a triangle cutout in center. Madison in Yolo County, Califor
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 62.00 | Estimates : 125.00 - 175.00
 
 
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CA - Napa,Palm Saloon Token3118 - CA - Napa,Palm Saloon Token
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The county seat in the heart of California's most famous wine region.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to j*****n for (180.00 + 31.50) x 1 = 211.50
 
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CA - Oakdale,Stanislaus County - Farmer's Home Saloon Token3119 - CA - Oakdale,Stanislaus County - Farmer's Home Saloon Token
Holabird-Kagin Americana
"The Gateway to Yosemite," Oakdale was founded in 1871 at the juncture of two railroads.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to r**********2 for (150.00 + 26.25) x 1 = 176.25
 
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CA - Red Bluff,Tehama County - Red Bluff Saloon Token3120 - CA - Red Bluff,Tehama County - Red Bluff Saloon Token
Holabird-Kagin Americana
This town is named for colored bluffs along the Sacramento River.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to 8*****5 for (160.00 + 28.00) x 1 = 188.00
 
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CA - Sacramento,1900-1920 - Richmond Grove Saloon Token3121 - CA - Sacramento,1900-1920 - Richmond Grove Saloon Token
Holabird-Kagin Americana
Chas. Camenzind was the proprietor of this saloon located at 20th and O Streets in the California capitol city.
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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CA - San Jose,Santa Clara County - Western Saloon Token3122 - CA - San Jose,Santa Clara County - Western Saloon Token
Holabird-Kagin Americana
San Jose was the capitol of California before Sacramento.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to r**********1 for (50.00 + 8.75) x 1 = 58.75
 
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CA - San Juan,San Benito County - Old Mission Saloon Token3123 - CA - San Juan,San Benito County - Old Mission Saloon Token
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The mission was opened in 1772, and the town added the word "Bautista" in 1905.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to r**********1 for (190.00 + 33.25) x 1 = 223.25
 
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CA - San Luis Obispo,Peerless Saloon Token3124 - CA - San Luis Obispo,Peerless Saloon Token
Holabird-Kagin Americana
Frank Thomas was the proprietor of the Peerless saloon.
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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CA - Sonora,Tuolumne County - Elk Saloon Token3125 - CA - Sonora,Tuolumne County - Elk Saloon Token
Holabird-Kagin Americana
This 1848 gold camp has twelve different saloon tokens attributed to it.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to r**********1 for (150.00 + 26.25) x 1 = 176.25
 
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CA - Sonora,Tuolumne County - c1900-20 - Verdi Saloon Token3126 - CA - Sonora,Tuolumne County - c1900-20 - Verdi Saloon Token
Holabird-Kagin Americana
From the "Queen of the Southern Mines."
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to r**********2 for (100.00 + 17.50) x 1 = 117.50
 
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CA - Sutter Creek,Amador County - H.W. Williams Token3127 - CA - Sutter Creek,Amador County - H.W. Williams Token
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Listed in Kappen's Supplement as Sutter Creek #41: obverse: Good For / 5c / In Trade / H.W. / Williams; reverse: BBC.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 800.00
Sold to 8*****5 for (250.00 + 43.75) x 1 = 293.75
 
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CO - Leadville,Lake County - John Bowes Saloon Token3128 - CO - Leadville,Lake County - John Bowes Saloon Token
Holabird-Kagin Americana
A Brunswick, Balke, Collender pool table on the reverse.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to r**********1 for (400.00 + 70.00) x 1 = 470.00
 
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CO - Mountain City,Gilpin County - c1900 - Mountain City Saloon Token ~Ghost Town~3129 - CO - Mountain City,Gilpin County - c1900 - Mountain City Saloon Token ~Ghost Town~
Holabird-Kagin Americana
Unique
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 1,100.00 - 1,300.00
Sold to p********n for (600.00 + 105.00) x 1 = 705.00
 
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CO - Pueblo,Florence Saloon Token - Gil Schmidtmann Collection3130 - CO - Pueblo,Florence Saloon Token - Gil Schmidtmann Collection
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Obverse: Florence / Saloon / 816 N Main; reverse: Good For / 12 1/2c / In Trade.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to r**********2 for (100.00 + 17.50) x 1 = 117.50
 
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CO - Victor,Teller County - c1910 - Narrow Gage Saloon  Token3131 - CO - Victor,Teller County - c1910 - Narrow Gage Saloon Token
Holabird-Kagin Americana
The largest gold mines in the Cripple Creek Mining District were located on Battle Mountain, just above the town of Victor, Colorado, founded in 1893.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to p********n for (210.00 + 36.75) x 1 = 246.75
 
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CO - Walden,Jackson County - c1908 - Club Saloon Token3132 - CO - Walden,Jackson County - c1908 - Club Saloon Token
Holabird-Kagin Americana
A rare rectangular saloon token. W.H. Slee was the proprietor of the Walden Club Saloon.
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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CO - Walsenburg,Huerfano County - c1908 - Monte Carlo Saloon Token3133 - CO - Walsenburg,Huerfano County - c1908 - Monte Carlo Saloon Token
Holabird-Kagin Americana
One of the finest known pieces from the town where Robert Ford (the man who shot Jesse James) ran a saloon for many years.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to r**********2 for (150.00 + 26.25) x 1 = 176.25
 
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Dakota North - c1913 - Saloon Interior RPC's3134 - Dakota North - c1913 - Saloon Interior RPC's
Holabird-Kagin Americana
Lot of 3. 1) Black and white RCP, no border. Four men stand on the outside of the bar, two holding alcohol in their hands, and one bartender on the o
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 400.00
Sold to 1***5 for (250.00 + 43.75) x 1 = 293.75
 
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ID - Arco,Butte County - c1910 - Gem Saloon Token3135 - ID - Arco,Butte County - c1910 - Gem Saloon Token
Holabird-Kagin Americana
In 1901, town leaders asked the Postmaster General for the town name of "Junction," since they were at the crossroads of stagecoach lines. B
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to r**********1 for (150.00 + 26.25) x 1 = 176.25
 
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ID - Genesee,Latah County - c1910-1920s - C.A. Millar's Saloon Mirror3136 - ID - Genesee,Latah County - c1910-1920s - C.A. Millar's Saloon Mirror
Holabird-Kagin Americana
Obverse: C.A. Millar's / Check / 12 ½c / Genesee, Idaho. Reverse: Mirror. Lettering is in gold. A young lady in a white shirt, where the le...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 3,000.00 - 5,000.00
Sold to 8*****5 for (1,900.00 + 332.50) x 1 = 2,232.50
 
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ID - Silver City,Owyhee County - c1860s - D Billiard Hall Token *Territorial*3137 - ID - Silver City,Owyhee County - c1860s - D Billiard Hall Token *Territorial*
Holabird-Kagin Americana
A top western territorial token! Only a handful are known. Silver City/D/Billiard/*Hall.*/A/Idaho,Ter.//Good for/25c/in trade at the bar. White metal
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 5,000.00 - 7,000.00
Sold to s****t for (4,750.00 + 831.25) x 1 = 5,581.25
 
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IL - Chicago,Cook County - Haymarket Massacre Souvenir Medal3138 - IL - Chicago,Cook County - Haymarket Massacre Souvenir Medal
Holabird-Kagin Americana
Obverse: Souvenir / Haymarket / Massacre / Chicago / copyrighted; reverse: anarchist bomb exploded May 4 86. Labor unrest led to the 1886 bombing tha
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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IL - Lenzburg,St. Clair County - George Reitz Saloon Token3139 - IL - Lenzburg,St. Clair County - George Reitz Saloon Token
Holabird-Kagin Americana
The only saloon token from Lenzburg, Illinois.
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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MO - St. Louis,c1870s - Falstaff RPC3140 - MO - St. Louis,c1870s - Falstaff RPC
Holabird-Kagin Americana
A grinning woman wearing western style clothing, leaning against a small table. She has a glass in her left hand and a bottle of Falstaff in the other
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to 9****c for (50.00 + 8.75) x 1 = 58.75
 
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MT - Anaconda,Anaconda City/Deer Lodge County - Montana Token Grab Bag3141 - MT - Anaconda,Anaconda City/Deer Lodge County - Montana Token Grab Bag
Holabird-Kagin Americana
10 tokens from the copper town, mostly modern.
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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MT - Basin,Jefferson County - c1895 - Butte Saloon Token3142 - MT - Basin,Jefferson County - c1895 - Butte Saloon Token
Holabird-Kagin Americana
Whiteley was proprietor of the saloon. Basin peaked in population during the first decade of the 20th century as mining camps boomed. It's locat...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to b*********r for (100.00 + 17.50) x 1 = 117.50
 
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MT - Bonner,Missoula County - Midway Saloon Token3143 - MT - Bonner,Missoula County - Midway Saloon Token
Holabird-Kagin Americana
Obverse: Midway Saloon / Bonner, Mont.; reverse: Good For / 5c / In Trade.
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
 
 
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MT - Bozeman,Grab Bag of Tokens3144 - MT - Bozeman,Grab Bag of Tokens
Holabird-Kagin Americana
5 tokens: M&M, The Tavern, C.E. Menzel, Tivoli Bar, Vote for Bozeman for the Capitol (1892).
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to b*********r for (100.00 + 17.50) x 1 = 117.50
 
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MT - Butte,Silver Bow County - Elk Saloon Token3145 - MT - Butte,Silver Bow County - Elk Saloon Token
Holabird-Kagin Americana
Obverse: Elk Saloon / Medin & Co.; reverse: Good For / Drink or Cigar.
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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MT - Dillon,Beaverhead County - c1910 - Elk Saloon Token3146 - MT - Dillon,Beaverhead County - c1910 - Elk Saloon Token
Holabird-Kagin Americana
From the town named for the president of the Union Pacific Railroad, Sidney V. Dillon.
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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MT - Livingstown,Park County - Mint Saloon Token3147 - MT - Livingstown,Park County - Mint Saloon Token
Holabird-Kagin Americana
Obverse: Mint Saloon / H.E. Showen / Lewistown / Mont.; reverse: Good For / 12 1/2c / In Trade.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to b*********r for (130.00 + 22.75) x 1 = 152.75
 
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