Collectible Stocks and Bonds from North American Railroads     by Terry Cox

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Less formal mailbids

Sources of information about stocks and bonds from informal mailbids

These are less formal, and generally non-illustrated, sales that contained at least one collectible railroad certificate. Commonly, these sales represent the first occurrence of an uncommon certificate.

Auction sellerDateCatalog name, number
Archives International Auctions
Oct 25, 2016 
  Archives International Auctions, Sale 36
Dec 6, 2016 
  Archives International Auctions, Sale 37
Feb 8, 2017 
  Chinese, U. S. & Worldwide Banknotes, Coins & Scripophily, session 1 (sale 38)
May 16, 2017 
  Archives International Auctions, Sale 41
Jun 15, 2017 
  Archives International Auctions, Sale 42 in 2 Sessions
Jul 18, 2017 
  Archives International Auctions, Sale 43 in 2 Sessions
Aug 29, 2017 
  U.S/ & Worldwide Scripophily, Banknotes, Coins, Security Printing Ephemera & Historic Ephemera, sale 44, session 2
Oct 30, 2017 
  Internet Only Sale 4
  Archives International offer price on eBay
Mar 13, 2018 
  Archives International Auctions, Sale 47, U.S., Chinese & Worldwide Banknotes Scripophily and Coins
Aug 8, 2018 
  Archives International Auctions, Sale 49, U.S., Chinese & Worldwide Banknotes, Scripophily & Security Printing Ephemera
Sep 27, 2018 
  AIA Live & Online Sale #5 - Banknotes, Scripophily & Ephemera
Dec 3 & 4, 2018 
  AIA Sale 50 Milestone Auction
Mar 19, 2019 
  Archives International Auctions, Sale 51, U.S., Chinese. Middle East & Worldwide Banknote & Scripophily
May 14, 2019 
  Archives International Auctions, Sale 52, U.S., Chinese & Worldwide Banknotes, Scripophily, Coins and Security Printing Ephemera
Jun 20, 2019 
  Archives International Auctions, Sale 53, U.S., Chines & Worldwide Banknotes, Scripophily, and Security Printing Ephemera
Jul 24, 2019 
  Archives International Auctions, Sale 54, U.S., Chines & Worldwide Banknotes, Scripophily, and Security Printing Ephemera
Oct 10, 2019 
  Archives International Auctions, Sale 55, U.S., Chines & Worldwide Banknotes, Scripophily, and Security Printing Ephemera
Nov 21, 2019 
  U.S., Chinese & Worldwide Banknotes, Coins, Scripophily and Security Printing Ephemera
Feb 13, 2020 
  U.S., Chinese & Worldwide Banknotes, Coins, Scripophily, Security Printing Ephemera & Historic U.S. Liberty Loan Bonds, Sale 57
Apr 7-8, 2020 
  U.S., Chinese & Worldwide Banknotes, Coins, Scripophily, Security Printing Ephemera and Historic Ephemera
May 7, 2020 
  Archives International Auctions Sale 59, U.S., Chinese & Worldwide Banknotes, Scripophily, Coins, Security Printing Ephemera and Historic Ephemera
  ebay seller
Deutsche Wertpapierauktionen Gmbh
Jul 7, 2016 
  Deutsche Wertpapierauktionen Gmbh Auktion 15
Nov 3, 2016 
  Deutsche Wertpapierauktionen Gmbh Auktion 16
Jan 5, 2017 
  Deutsche Wertpapierauktionen Gmbh Auktion 17
Arp 6, 2017 
  Deutsche Wertpapierauktionen Gmbh Auktion 18
Early American
  company web site auction
eBay miscellaneous sellers NE
  ebay auction site, sales in Netherlands
  eBay offer, listed but not yet sold
Fred Holabird Americana
  Holabird Americana Auction listed on eBay
Ghosts of Wall Street
  Ghosts of Wall Street ebay
Gypsyfoot Enterprises, Inc.
Mar 15, 1995 
  Mail Bid Sale 6
Apr 2, 1999 
  Mail Bid Sale 17
Hamilton, Jerry
  ebay seller hughson
Historisches Wertpapierehaus
  Historisches Wertpapier AG lisitngs on Invaluable
Holabird Western Americana
Apr 16-19, 2020 
  Big Tent Auction: Philatelic, Americana, Mining, Numismatics--April 2020
Hutzler, Jim
  ebay sales as aptrail04
LaBarre, George
  LaBarre eBay offers
Lareau, Tom
  eBay sales
Meyer, Robert
  ebay seller popsman
Richt, Ed
Feb 19, 1991 
  mail bid sale #111
Feb 14, 1994 
  mail bid sale #123
Robinson, Dr Theodore
Dec 2019 
  Frost & Robinson ebay sales
  ebay sales
  eBay sales
Winslow, Scott
  Winslow ebay sales
Withers, Sam
  eBay sales
Woody, Deborah
  Hollins Certificates ebay sales

This list of references was last updated Friday, May 15, 2020


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