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    Western Mining Collection of 11 Stocks and Bonds Includes the following: 1. Anaconda Copper Mining Company mining stock. Montana, 1945, blue. Superb mining vignette. Rare. 2. Anglo-Californian Gold Mining Company mining stock. California, 1853. One of the earliest gold rush stocks. Issued in England to raise capital for this company. Especially nice condition. So historic as it is dated at the peak of the gold rush. 3. Comet Mining Company mining stock. Utah, 1883. Utah/French issue. Truly outstanding Utah mining stock. Exceptionally graphic for framing. 4. Gold Valley Placer Mining Company mining stock. Colorado, 1895. Exceptional Western Placer mining stock. Printed in rich gold and black. Rare. A very popular state to collect. 5. Homestake Mining Company mining stock. California, 1932, cranberry red. Very attractive color. An important company. Especially rich in history. 6. North Butte Mining Company mining stock. Montana, Minnesota, 1907, orange. Engraved by American Bank Note Co. 7. Parrot Silver & Copper Company mining stock. Montana, 1903, black-yellow paper. Superb parrot vignette. Scarce popular state. Some of the Rockefeller family invested in this important company. 8. Stevens Copper Company mining stock. Arkansas, 1902, exceptional Arizona mining stock. Distinctive style with gold foil seal. Quite rare. 9. Tonopah North Star Tunnel & Development Company mining stock. Nevada, 1913, great vignette. 10. Utah-Apex Mining Company mining stock. Utah, incorporated in Maine, 1928, brown. 11. Massachusetts & New Mexico Consolidated Mining Company uncancelled mining bond. New Mexico, 1882. $100, six percent, uncancelled bond. Mines in Lincoln County, the stomping grounds of Billy the Kid. Samuel Hobbs & Co., Boston, printer. 12 of 14 coupons remain. Collection of 11 different Western mining stocks and bonds from several popularly collected states. All excellent condition. A great addition to any coin or paper money collection. All appropriate for framing.

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