AIA Sale 41 - U.S. & Worldwide Scripophily, Banknotes, Historic Ephemera & Security Printing Epheme

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On behalf of the entire Archives International Auctions team, I would like to personally welcome you to our May 2017 Live Internet and Absentee Bidding auction. We are offering over 1100 lots of rare U.S. & Worldwide scripophily, banknotes, historic ephemera and security printing ephemera, and will feature an impressive selection of scripophily from the American Bank Note Archives with many rare items rarely offered at auction.
We are in the process of completing our June sale of U.S., Chinese and Worldwide Banknotes, Coins, Scripophily and Security Printing Ephemera. We are still accepting consignments for this auction, so please contact us if you would like to participate or consign to our upcoming auctions
I would like to thank everyone who has participated in our past auctions and has helped make this auction series a resounding success as well as welcome new participants. Please contact us anytime if we can be of help, resolve a problem or discuss your auction needs.

Best of Luck,
Bob Schwartz
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The auction will take place on May 16th at AIA's office located at 1580 Lemoine Ave., Suite #7, Fort Lee, NJ 07024 beginning at 10:30 AM.
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Standard Oil Co., 1969 Specimen Stock Certificate651 - Standard Oil Co., 1969 Specimen Stock Certificate
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Indiana. <100 Shares Capital Stock Specimen Certificate, Black print on orange border and under tint, Allegorical woman at top examining vial, Sp...
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Start Price : 45.00 | Estimates : 70.00 - 100.00
 
 
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Arizona Power Co., ca.1950-1960 Specimen Stock Certificate652 - Arizona Power Co., ca.1950-1960 Specimen Stock Certificate
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Maine. Odd Shares Preferred Stock Specimen Certificate, Black print on blue/gray border and under tint, Bald Eagle at top, Specimen overprints and POC
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Start Price : 45.00 | Estimates : 70.00 - 100.00
 
 
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Bangor Hydro-Electric Co., 1930 Specimen Bond653 - Bangor Hydro-Electric Co., 1930 Specimen Bond
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Maine. $1000 Specimen 4 1/2% 1st Lien and Refunding Mortgage Gold Coupon Bond, Black print on brown border and under tint, Hydro plant with waterfall
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 80.00 - 110.00
 
 
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Southwestern Power & Light Co., 1913 Specimen Bond654 - Southwestern Power & Light Co., 1913 Specimen Bond
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Maine. $100 - 518 Francs - Specimen 5% International Series 1st Lien Gold Coupon Bond, Black print on orange border and under tint, Allegorical figur
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Start Price : 55.00 | Estimates : 80.00 - 130.00
 
 
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Southwestern Power & Light Co., 1913 Specimen Bond655 - Southwestern Power & Light Co., 1913 Specimen Bond
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Maine. $1000 Specimen 5% International Series 1st Lien Gold Coupon Bond, Black print on green border and under tint, Allegorical figure at top with a
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Start Price : 55.00 | Estimates : 80.00 - 130.00
 
 
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Victor-American Fuel Co., Specimen Bond.656 - Victor-American Fuel Co., Specimen Bond.
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Maine, 19xx, $100, 1st and Refunding Mortgage 6% Sinking Gold Specimen Bond, Horizontal format, Black print on brown border and underprint, Men drilli
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Start Price : 45.00 | Estimates : 65.00 - 130.00
 
 
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Light, Heat and Power Corp., 1898 Specimen Bond657 - Light, Heat and Power Corp., 1898 Specimen Bond
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Massachusetts. $100 Specimen 5% Convertible Debenture Coupon Bond, Black print on green border and under tint, Ornate company title above allegorical
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Start Price : 40.00 | Estimates : 60.00 - 90.00
 
 
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United States Radiator Corp., ca.1950-1960 Specimen Stock Certificate658 - United States Radiator Corp., ca.1950-1960 Specimen Stock Certificate
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New York. <100 Shares Common Stock Specimen Certificate, Black print on olive green border and under tint, Allegorical figures at top flanking co...
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Start Price : 30.00 | Estimates : 45.00 - 70.00
 
 
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Capital City Power Co., 1907 Specimen Bond659 - Capital City Power Co., 1907 Specimen Bond
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New Jersey. $100 or 20 Pounds, 10 s. 11 d., Specimen 6% 1st Mortgage Gold Coupon Bond, Black print on green border and under tint, Waterfall at top, S
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Start Price : 55.00 | Estimates : 80.00 - 110.00
 
 
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Capital City Power Co., 1907 Specimen Bond660 - Capital City Power Co., 1907 Specimen Bond
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New Jersey. $1000 or 205 Pounds, 9s. 8d., Specimen 6% 1st Mortgage Gold Coupon Bond, Black print on purple border and under tint, Waterfall and gener
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Start Price : 55.00 | Estimates : 80.00 - 110.00
 
 
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National Union Co., 1891 Specimen Bond661 - National Union Co., 1891 Specimen Bond
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New Jersey. $100 Specimen 6% 1st Debenture Coupon Bond, Black print on olive green border and under tint, Bald eagle at top, Specimen overprints and P
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Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 110.00 - 160.00
 
 
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Buffalo Union Furnace Co., ca.1930-1940 Specimen Stock Certificate662 - Buffalo Union Furnace Co., ca.1930-1940 Specimen Stock Certificate
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New York. <100 Shares Common Capital Stock Specimen Certificate, Black print on green border and under tint, Blacksmiths at top with locomotive b...
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Start Price : 45.00 | Estimates : 70.00 - 110.00
 
 
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New York Star Petroleum and Mining Co., 1865 Issued Stock Certificate.663 - New York Star Petroleum and Mining Co., 1865 Issued Stock Certificate.
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New York. 75 Shares Capitol Stock Issued and Uncanceled Certificate. Purple print with a purple border and a gold accent. Company logo, a gold star, a
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Start Price : 65.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
 
 
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Niagara Falls Power Co., 1892 Specimen Bond664 - Niagara Falls Power Co., 1892 Specimen Bond
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New York. $1000 Specimen 5% 1st Mortgage Gold Coupon Bond, Black print on green border and under tint, Native American Chief next to Niagara Falls , S
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Estimates : 425.00 - 600.00
Sold to f***r for (250.00) x 1 = 250.00
 
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Niagara Falls Power Co., ca.1990-1910 Specimen Bond665 - Niagara Falls Power Co., ca.1990-1910 Specimen Bond
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New York. $5000 Specimen 6% Registered Refunding and General Mortgage Gold Bond, Black print on red/brown border and under tint in horizontal format,
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Estimates : 375.00 - 500.00
Sold to f***r for (200.00) x 1 = 200.00
 
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Niagara, Lockport and Ontario Power Co., ca.1900-1920 Specimen Bond666 - Niagara, Lockport and Ontario Power Co., ca.1900-1920 Specimen Bond
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New York. $1000 Specimen 5% Series A Registered 1st Mortgage and Refunding Gold Bond, Black print on brown border and under tint in horizontal format,
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Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 110.00 - 160.00
 
 
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Standard Oil Co. of New York, 1921 Specimen Bond667 - Standard Oil Co. of New York, 1921 Specimen Bond
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New York. $1000 Specimen 7% Serial Gold Debenture Coupon Bond, Black print on green border and under tint, Allegorical woman at top between hemisphere
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Start Price : 160.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 350.00
 
 
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Standard Oil Co. of New York, 1921 Specimen Bond668 - Standard Oil Co. of New York, 1921 Specimen Bond
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New York. $100 Specimen 6 1/2% Gold Debenture Coupon Bond, Black print on green border and under tint, Allegorical woman between hemispheres of the gl
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 280.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Standard Oil Co. of New York, 1928 Specimen Bond669 - Standard Oil Co. of New York, 1928 Specimen Bond
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New York. $1000 Specimen 4 1/2% Serial Gold Debenture Coupon Bond, Black print on blue border and under tint, Allegorical woman at top between hemisph
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Start Price : 160.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 350.00
 
 
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United States Petroleum Co., c. 1860's Stock Certificate670 - United States Petroleum Co., c. 1860's Stock Certificate
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Issued and uncancelled stock. 186(4)?. 100 Shares. Patriotic eagle in middle with revenue stamp on left. Fine-VF condition with a small hole to the
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Start Price : 85.00 | Estimates : 140.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Panama Power & Light Corp., 1917 Specimen Bond671 - Panama Power & Light Corp., 1917 Specimen Bond
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Panama. (inc. in New York). $1000 Specimen 6% Gold Debenture Coupon Bond, Black print on green border and under tint, Nude allegorical woman at top le
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Start Price : 140.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Gulf Oil Corp., 1922 Specimen Bond672 - Gulf Oil Corp., 1922 Specimen Bond
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Pennsylvania. $1000 Specimen 5% Debenture Gold Coupon Bond, Black print on green border and under tint, Company title at top, Specimen overprints and
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Start Price : 575.00 | Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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Assortment of Oil Related Specimen Stock Certificate Quartet, ca.1900-1920's.673 - Assortment of Oil Related Specimen Stock Certificate Quartet, ca.1900-1920's.
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Lot of 4 Oil Specimen Stock Certificates, Includes Texas Consolidated Oil Co.; Philadelphia Tex Oil and Gas Ass.; Simmons Oil Co.; and American Petrol
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 110.00 - 180.00
Sold to R******d for (75.00) x 1 = 75.00
 
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Texas Co., 1909 Specimen Bond674 - Texas Co., 1909 Specimen Bond
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Texas. $1000 Specimen 6% Gold Debenture Coupon Bond, Black print on orange border and under tint, Image of oil refinery factory at top, Specimen overp
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 350.00 - 500.00
Sold to R******d for (280.00) x 1 = 280.00
 
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Mergenthaler Linotype Co. Specimen Bond.675 - Mergenthaler Linotype Co. Specimen Bond.
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New York, 1962, $1000, 5% Subordinated Debenture, Specimen Bond, Black on green border and underprint, Company logo top center, Red SPECIMEN overprint
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 80.00 - 160.00
 
 
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American Type Founders Specimen Bond. 1935.676 - American Type Founders Specimen Bond. 1935.
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New Jersey. $1000 Fifteen-Year Seven Per Cent Sinking Fund Convertible Debenture, blue frame, screaming eagle at top, VF-XF, ABNC. American Type Found
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Start Price : 120.00 | Estimates : 180.00 - 250.00
 
 
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New York Athlete Club, 1897 Specimen Bond677 - New York Athlete Club, 1897 Specimen Bond
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New York. $1000 Specimen 6% Debenture Coupon Bond, Black print on blue border and under tint, Company logo at top above company title, Specimen overpr
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Start Price : 280.00 | Estimates : 350.00 - 500.00
 
 
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American Cable & Radio Corp., Specimen Stock Certificate.678 - American Cable & Radio Corp., Specimen Stock Certificate.
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Delaware, 19xx, Specimen Stock, <100 Shares, Black print on green border and underprint, Allegorical man flanked on both sides by two globes, Red...
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Start Price : 55.00 | Estimates : 90.00 - 130.00
 
 
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Radio Corp. of America, ca.1950-1960 Specimen Stock Certificate679 - Radio Corp. of America, ca.1950-1960 Specimen Stock Certificate
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Delaware. <100 Shares Cumulative Preferred 1st Preferred Stock Specimen Certificate, Black print on orange border and under tint, Allegorical wom...
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 80.00 - 120.00
 
 
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XM Satellite Radio Holdings Inc., 2000 Specimen Stock Certificate.680 - XM Satellite Radio Holdings Inc., 2000 Specimen Stock Certificate.
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Delaware. Odd Shares Series B Preferred Stock, Specimen Certificate. Black print with purple border and underprint. Company logo at top center. Pin pu
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 75.00 - 120.00
 
 
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Selma, Rome, and Dalton Railroad Co. 1867.681 - Selma, Rome, and Dalton Railroad Co. 1867.
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New York. $1000 Coupon Bond. I/U. Large format. Very Fine.
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Start Price : 65.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 180.00
 
 
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Gulf, Mobile, and Northern Railroad Co., ca.1926 Specimen Bond682 - Gulf, Mobile, and Northern Railroad Co., ca.1926 Specimen Bond
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Alabama, Mississippi, and Tennessee. $1000 Specimen 5% First Mortgage Registered Gold Bond. Black print with pink/brown border and under print. Vignet
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Estimates : 90.00 - 150.00
Sold to G********e for (70.00) x 1 = 70.00
 
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Central Argentine Railway Limited, 1917 - 10 Year 6% Convertible Gold Note683 - Central Argentine Railway Limited, 1917 - 10 Year 6% Convertible Gold Note
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Argentina. Specimen Bond. 1917. $1000 - 206 Pounds 3s..8 1/2d.. Green border and undertint. Angel on top over "1000" counter. VF, Unlisted...
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Start Price : 85.00 | Estimates : 130.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Kansas City and Memphis Railway Co., 1911 Specimen Bond.684 - Kansas City and Memphis Railway Co., 1911 Specimen Bond.
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Arkansas. 1911. $1,000 First Mortgage 5%, Series A, Gold Coupon Bond Specimen, Orange border and undertint, Locomotive 969 passing telegraph poles R-L
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Start Price : 80.00 | Estimates : 120.00 - 180.00
 
 
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Sacramento Electric, Gas and  Railway Co. 1897 Specimen Bond.685 - Sacramento Electric, Gas and Railway Co. 1897 Specimen Bond.
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Sacramento, CA. $1000 1st Mortgage 5% Gold Coupon Bond. Green border. Allegorical woman seated on train wheel. POC's. Unlisted railroad in Co...
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Start Price : 120.00 | Estimates : 180.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Southern Pacific Branch Railway Co., of California, Specimen Bond.686 - Southern Pacific Branch Railway Co., of California, Specimen Bond.
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California, 1887, 6% 1st Mortgage Specimen Bond, Black on green border and underprint, Locomotive being loaded in front of lake, POC's red SPECI...
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Start Price : 600.00 | Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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Southern Pacific Railroad Co. Specimen Bond.687 - Southern Pacific Railroad Co. Specimen Bond.
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California, 1905, $10000, 4% First Refunding Mortgage Gold Bond, Specimen Bond, Black on brown border and underprint, Window looking into two railway
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Start Price : 120.00 | Estimates : 180.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Western Pacific Railroad Co., 1916 Specimen Bond688 - Western Pacific Railroad Co., 1916 Specimen Bond
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California. $-Odd Specimen 6% Series B Registered 1st Mortgage Gold Bond, Black print on blue border and under tint in horizontal format, Locomotives
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Start Price : 55.00 | Estimates : 85.00 - 120.00
 
 
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Western Pacific Railroad Co., 1916 Specimen Bond689 - Western Pacific Railroad Co., 1916 Specimen Bond
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California. $1,000 Specimen 6% Series B 1st Mortgage Gold Coupon Bond, Black print on red border and under tint, two locomotives passing station at to
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Start Price : 65.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
 
 
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Western Pacific Railroad Co., ca.1920-1930 Specimen Stock Certificate690 - Western Pacific Railroad Co., ca.1920-1930 Specimen Stock Certificate
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California. 100 Shares Common Stock Specimen Certificate, Black print on brown border and under tint, Company title at top, Specimen overprints and PO
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Start Price : 20.00 | Estimates : 30.00 - 50.00
 
 
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Western Pacific Railroad Co., ca.1930-1940 Specimen Bond691 - Western Pacific Railroad Co., ca.1930-1940 Specimen Bond
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California. $1000 Specimen 4% Registered Series A 1st Mortgage Bond, Black print on teal border and under tint, Allegorical figures flank locomotive
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Start Price : 65.00 | Estimates : 90.00 - 130.00
 
 
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Western Pacific Railroad Corp., Issued Stock Certificate.692 - Western Pacific Railroad Corp., Issued Stock Certificate.
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Delaware, 1925, I/U, #008772, <100 Shares, Black print on purple border and underprint, Moving locomotive leaving station top center, VF-XF cond...
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 35.00 - 70.00
 
 
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Western Pacific Railway Co. ca.1910-1920 Specimen Bond.693 - Western Pacific Railway Co. ca.1910-1920 Specimen Bond.
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New York. $1000 Specimen 5% Second Mortgage Sinking Fund Gold Bond. Black print with orange border and under print. Vignette of a locomotive leaving s
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Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
 
 
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Canadian Pacific Railway Co., 1922 Specimen Bond694 - Canadian Pacific Railway Co., 1922 Specimen Bond
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Canada. $500 Specimen 4% Perpetual Consolidated Debenture Coupon Bond, Black print on purple border and under tint, Locomotive passing farmers on one
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Start Price : 95.00 | Estimates : 130.00 - 180.00
 
 
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Great Western Railroad Co., 1851 Issued Bond.695 - Great Western Railroad Co., 1851 Issued Bond.
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Canada. $100 Pounds Issued and Uncancelled Bond. Black ink with simple black border. Vignette of a Portrait of Queen Victoria flanked on either side b
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Co., 1924 Specimen Bond.696 - Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Co., 1924 Specimen Bond.
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Colorado, $500, Specimen General Mortgage 5%, 1924, due 1955, Gold Coupon Bond, brown border, two passenger trains at city station, vertical format,
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Start Price : 90.00 | Estimates : 130.00 - 180.00
 
 
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San Luis Southern Railway Co., 1910, $1000 Specimen Bond.697 - San Luis Southern Railway Co., 1910, $1000 Specimen Bond.
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Colorado, 1910, $1000 1st Mortgage 30 Year 5% Gold Specimen Bond, Black printing with brown border and underprint, Moving locomotive top center, POC...
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Start Price : 130.00 | Estimates : 180.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Rio Grande Western Railway Co. ca.1890's-1900 Specimen Bond.698 - Rio Grande Western Railway Co. ca.1890's-1900 Specimen Bond.
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Colorado. Specimen Bond, $1000, 1st Trust Mortgage 4%, 50 Year Gold Specimen Bond, Large vignette of moving locomotive l-r top left, POC's, VF-X...
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Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 325.00 - 450.00
 
 
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Rio Grande Western Railway Co. 1899 Specimen Bond.699 - Rio Grande Western Railway Co. 1899 Specimen Bond.
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Colorado. Utah. $1000. 1st Consolidated Mortgage 4% 50 Year Gold Coupon Bond, Orange border and undertint locomotive with people watching and horse d
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Start Price : 110.00 | Estimates : 160.00 - 250.00
 
 
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Consolidated Railway Co. Specimen Bond700 - Consolidated Railway Co. Specimen Bond
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New Haven, Connecticut, 1904, $1000, Specimen 4% Gold Bond, Red Border, track workers with train coming head on, Coupons Attached, POC, XF. Unlisted r
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Start Price : 90.00 | Estimates : 130.00 - 180.00
 
 
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