DoneMar 18, 2022 1:29 PM EDT
Lafayette, IN, United States
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Railroadiana & Advertising - Day 1

Friday March 18, 2022 ? General Railroadiana, China, Silver, Telegraph Equipment, Lanterns, Locks, Builders Plates, Annual Passes, and More This two-day event will be opened with a nice selection of general Railroadiana from the collection of Harold Jones. was a prolific collector of CB&Q and B&MR Railroadiana. Some of the Railroadiana included in this first day includes locks, lanterns, uniforms, small signage, trust plates, lamps, telegraph equipment, wax sealers, caps, smaller whistles, step boxes, Leslie Super Typhon horn, pocket watches including a Hamilton 992B, framed railroad photographs and advertisements, and other railroad related tools and hardware. One of the main focuses of this day are china, silver, and uniform caps, badges, and other assorted small items. The china is highlighted by a large selection of CB&Q china with patterns including Violets and Daisies, Blackhawk, and Aristocrat. Other notable china includes a 1903 American Association of Dining Car Superintendents 5th Semi-Annual Convention plate, C&NW 400 Flambeau plate, Union Pacific, Soo Line, and Pullman china. The CB&Q and California Zephyr are both well represented in our selection of silver. There are several pieces both marked for the Burlington as well as marked for the California Zephyr. Also included is a selection of flat ware for the Burlington, California Zephyr, and other railroads. This session will conclude with our first selections from the railroad advertising collection of Charles Stats. Mr. Stats collection of advertising, railroad published photographs, and builders? photos is a true treasure trove with items spanning from the 1850s until the 1970s. The core of his collection centered around railroads that served Chicago including the Milwaukee Road, Chicago & Northwestern, and others.
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