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SF Myer Co., Wholesale Jewelers, New York, NY.

Very Good

$9.50

1898 Advertising Cover.  One corner is partially cut. Reverse is blank. No letter. Light creases and wear on reverse; hard to find!

Schoolfield Boatwright & Co, Danville, VA.

Very Good

$7.00

1898 Advertising Cover.  Reverse is blank. No letter. Light creases and wear on reverse. Great shape, very minor wear and marks.

Geo DesRivieres Shavings and Sawdust

Fine

$6.00

1896 Advertising Cover.  Reverse is blank except for Chicago postmark. No letter. Very minor  creases and wear; nice corners.

Mullin and Brown, Boston, Ma Fine $10.00 1893 Advertising Cover. Great shape. No letter. Very minor  creases and wear; nice corners.
Ostermoor and Co., New York, NY. Fine $10.00 1898 Advertising Cover. Marine motif . No letter. Very minor  creases and wear; nice cover.
GH Benson, Falconner, NY. Fine+ $7.50 1897 Advertising Cover. No letter. Very minimal  creases and wear; Really nice shape.
Wm Paton and Son, Limestone, NY Fine $7.00 1899 Advertising Cover.  Reverse is blank. No letter. Extremely light creases and wear; nice corners.
E.A. Newell New York, NY Fine $7.00 1896 Advertising Cover.  Reverse is blank. No letter. No real wear; great corners.
Smith and Montgomery, Birmingham, AL Very Good $7.50 1891 Advertising Cover.  Sweet penmanship.
Mills Morris Co., Memphis TN Fine $6.00 1934 Advertising Cover.  Neat checkerboard pattern. Reverse is blank. No letter. Very minor  creases and wear; nice corners.
Putnam's Dining Hall, Lowell, MA Fine $6.00 1899 Advertising Cover.  Old Boston Family. Reverse is blank. No letter. Very minor  creases and wear; nice corners. nice corners.
James Loeb, Insurance, Chicago, IL Fine $5.00 1902 Advertising Cover.  Chicago, Illinois Insurance Office. Nice corners, clean envelope.
Illinois Malleable Iron Co., Chicaco Il Fine $12.00 1895 Advertising Cover.  Reverse is blank. No letter. Very minor  creases and wear; nice corners.
BILLHEADS
 
Buffalo Fertilizer Company, Buffalo New York. Very Good $4.50 1906 Billhead. Great Vignette, Hard to find!
MJB Coffee Co., San Francisco, CA Very Good- $4.50 1935 Billhead. Great Vignette, Supplies to the Motherlode.
SOLD
VARIOUS ECONOMIC and FINANCIAL EPHEMERA
 
The First National Iron Bank, Morristown, N.J. Good- $3 1960's era Letterhead on Thermal Paper. Some very light soiling and several creases; hard to find!
The Press Club of San Francisco Fine 1.99  Letterhead
Ideal Ice Company Very Good $7 Ice, Coal and Coke Stock Card. Hard to find item!
Promissory Check in Gold Coin Fine + $3 Nice surfaces.  Check is Very Fine, stub is very good.
State Nv Land Bond Payment Fine $11.00  
Stock Buy Order S.F. Ca, 1897 Fine+ $8.50  
WI Mitchell Receipt. Reno, Nv Good $7.00  
MINING  
Carson City Mint Deposit Very Good+ $25.00 Great Piece of RARE Seven Troughs Nevada signature, US Mint service, Mazama Mining, Carson City Mint etc.
SOLD
1938 Cornucopia Mine Pay Stubs Very Good $7.50 Fascinating mining financial history
Drill and Pick Magazine, Fall 2006 Very Good+ $2.50  
SOLD
1913 Florence Goldfield Mine Check Voucher Fine $4.00 Voucher to Nevada Industrial Commission (4292)
1916 Florence Goldfield Mine Check Voucher with Invoice Fine $5.00 Invoice for Blasting Caps (5090)
SOLD
1921 Hecla Mining Correspondence Very Fine $11.50  

Manhattan Silver Company Assay, Austin Nv

Fine- $18.00  
Rawhide, Nv Mining Ephemera.  Good $20.00 Rawhide Nevada brokerage envelope, embossed.
1877 Savage Mine Daily Operations Log Very Good+ $11.50  
SOLD
Stock sell order Genoa, Nv. 1878, Very Good $21.00 Old and Fascinating Nevada Mining/Financial History. Rare Piece
LUMBER AND RANCHING  
Verdi Lumber Invoice and Bill Head Almost Fine $35 Beautiful Piece, Hard to Find
SOLD
Potlach Lumber Company - Potlatch Idaho, Paycheck  Fine $27.50 Scarce Lumber Company Paycheck, almost half his pay went to Company Board and Store
Burnham Company - Oakland Planing Mill Invoice and Bill Head VG/Almost Fine $12.50 Another Nice and Scarce Lumber Billhead
OIL, GAS and POWER
California-Nevada Power Company F- $10 Nice Goldfield Nevada Power Specimen
Westfal-Larson, Co, Sweeden Good- Good- $3 Chemical and dry goods shipping line. 1960's era Letterhead on Thermal Paper. Some soiling and many creases; hard to find!
LETTERS AND CORRESPONSDENCE
Battle Mountain Mines and Development Company Good/Good- $15 Scarce
Nevada Indian Agency Cover Fine $90.00 Very Rare example!
1892 US Guaranty  Correspondence Very Fine $11.50  
1854 March 5 Letter Fine $5 Hand Postage Marked 3 cent
SOLD
1860 Eight Page Letter Good $6 Letter Response Written in Margins
1861 Letter Good $6  
HOTEL EPHEMERA
Los Angeles, Ambassador Hotel, Letterhead Fine 4.99 Nice looking letterhead.
Burlington Hotel, Washington D.C Fine 2.99 Sharp letterhead.
 Cristiania at Vail, Co.   Fine 1.99 Letterhead, modern 1980s. High end hotel!
Cavalier Inn By-The-Sea, San Simeon California Fine 2.99  Letterhead. Now a Best Western
Concordia, San Francisco, Ca    Very Good+ 2.99 Letterhead, Circa 1960s. Creased. Nice "English Bond, Made in America" watermark. Now a Card Room.
Commodore Hotel, New York City  Very Good 2.99 Adjacent to the famous Grand Central Station in NYC.   Letterhead Circa 1950's, Three light creases
Hotel De Anza, Calexico, Ca Fair 4.99 Minor spotting and creases on this Letterhead. Beautiful tri-colored graphics on top and along bottom; Presidio-Style hotel. 1940s
Motel Dow Villa  Fine 1.99  Letterhead.  Gateway to the High Sierra
El Pueblo Motor Lodge, Taos, New Mexico    Fine 2.99 Letterhead, Circa 1960s.
Robert Fulton Hotel, Atlanta Georgia Fine 3.99 (“Radio in Every Room”). Letterhead from the 1940’s most likely. Hotel Changed name in 1958.
Golden Gate Casino, Las Vegas, Nv Fine 1.99 Letterhead with matching envelope. 2007 Date. Earliest hotel-casino still standing in Las Vegas! Slight dog-eared.
Golden West Hotel Reno, Nv   Fine 2.99   Letterhead. Circa mid 1960s.
Holiday Inn, Hays, Ks   Fine 1.99   Letterhead. Circa mid 1970s.
Holiday Inn, Milford, Ct   Very Good- 1.99   Letterhead. Circa mid 1960s; light wrinkles and dogeared corners on top.
Holiday Inn, Roanoke Va Very Good 1.99   Letterhead. Circa mid 1960s. Very light wrinkle on side
Hyatt Lodge, Yuma, Az   Fine 2.99   Letterhead. Circa mid 1960s.
La Jolla Shores, La Jolla, Ca Fine 3.99 Letterhead with matching envelope. Date unknown. Hotel right on the beach!
La Jolla Shores, La Jolla, Ca Fine 1.99 Letterhead only. Date unknown. Hotel right on the beach!
Little America, Best Western, Cheyenne and Little America, Wyoming   Fine 2.99   Letterhead. Circa 1980s.
Hotel Majestic, Mexico, District Federale Very Good- 4.99 Now a Best Western and purportedly still one of the finest hotels in Mexico.   Letterhead Circa 1940's. Light creases and a small stain.  Fine watermark and great graphics on letterhead.
The Mayo, Tulsa Oklahoma Fine 5.99 Letterhead and two envelopes, one from 1950s and the other from 1970s.
Oasis Motels, Dickinson, ND  Fine 2.99 Circa early 1970's.
Park Avenue Hotel, Goteborg, Sweeden   Good 2.99 Letterhead on Thermal Paper, Circa early 1960s.
Hotel Pennsylvania, New York City  Very Good+ 3.99 Circa 1940's. Light creases. Great graphics, really a neat piece.  Letterhead.
Hotel Pennsylvania, New York City  Fine 2.99 Circa 1970's. Bill-fold style letterhead.
Royal Motor Inn Lewiston, Id  Fine 2.99 Circa early 1960's. Neat item!
Roosevelt Hotel, Pittsburgh, Pa Very Good/Good 4.99  Letterhead and envelope likely from the 1930s or early 40s. (Hotel changed name in 1947). Letterhead nice shape, envelope has light soiling.
Hotel Senator, Sacramento, Ca Good 4.99 On the National Register of Historic Places. Converted to offices in 1980s. Letterhead Paper in style of 1950s.
Stockmen's Hotel Casino Elko, Nv   Very Good+ 4.99 Letterhead with envelope, circa 1980s. Small stain band area on envelope where glue seeped through.
Tahoe Inn, Stateline, Ca   Fine 3.99 Letterhead, modern 1980s.
Toppers Motel and Lounge, Elko Nv   Fine 1.99 Letterhead, modern 1980s.
Town 'N County Motel, Best Western, Rapid City, SD   Very Good+ 1.99 Letterhead, modern. Very small soiled spot.
Trade Winds Motor Inn, Rockland, Me   Very Good+ 3.99 Letterhead and matching envelope, nice sailing ship motif. 1960s, Very minor soil spot on the envelope. the envelope.
Travel Lodge, Red Bluff, Ca   Very Good 1.99 Letterhead, 1970s, light wrinkling.
Travel Lodge, Visalia, Ca   Very Good 1.99 Letterhead, 1970s, moderate wrinkling.
Hotel Warm Springs  Fine 2.99 Warm Springs, Georgia. Now a Bed and Breakfast. Circa early 1960s.
Georgia Warm Springs Foundation  Good+ 2.99 Letterhead and matching envelope from the Georgia Warm Springs Foundation, Georgia. There is either very faded ink on the letter or someone wrote a letter on the paper that had been on top. Circa early 1960s.
Will Rogers Motor Court, Claremore Ok Fine 4.99 Letterhead With matching envelope,  "Claremore's Finest" now a Motor Inn, Right on Route 66. 1960's vintage.
Yosemite Lodge, Yosemite National Park Fine 2.99 1990's, Letterhead (small flower graphic) with High Sierra Camps Envelope Envelope Envelope.
Yosemite Lodge, Yosemite National Park Fine 1.99 1990's, Letterhead with photo graphic of Yosemite Falls
REVENUE AND DIVIDEND COUPONS
Wrigley's profit sharing coupon Extra Fine $2    
SOLD
Virginia and Truckee Railroad Bond Coupon, 1875  Fine $5  
SOLD
CHECKS AND RECEIPTS
Carson Opera House Association  Very Good $24.00 Includes Two Cent Documentary Stamp
Jones Paddock Receipt - Payable in Gold  Fine $25.00 Payable in U.S. Gold Coin - Beautiful Piece, Hard to Find
Campbell.Kelly Forge Receipt Very Good $10.00 Ever wonder how much a machinist or patternmaker made in 1919?
Consolidated Goldfield Voucher Check Fine $8.00  
L.H Hershfield Bank Check Montana 1881 Fine $42.00 Early (1881) Helena Montana Territory Bank Check, Tough!
Yellow Aster Mining and Milling Check Fine $9.00  
Reno Water Company Check Near Mint $6.00 Awesome Piece and incredible condition
John S. Cook Bank, Goldfield, Nevada Pay-Cashiers  Check  Very Good $4.00  
SOLD
Spring Valley Water Works   $5.99  
The State Bank and Trust Company, Carson City Nevada Very Good $3.00  
SOLD
The State Bank and Trust Company, Successor to The Bullion and Exchange Bank Very Good $3.50  
SOLD
Lot of Three Early 1900s Checks  Very Good $7.50  
SOLD
First National Bank Ely, Nevada Cashiers  Check  Very Good $2.50  
SOLD
 
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