Download Alaska and Yukon Tokens: Private Coins of the Territories, by Ronald J. Benice PDF

By Ronald J. Benice

ISBN-10: 0786444819

ISBN-13: 9780786444816

This reference paintings lists and describes all identified tokens (privately issued substitutes for cash) used from the Eighteen Nineties gold rush via 1959, whilst Alaska won statehood. New to this version are tokens from the Yukon Territory, with wide insurance of Yukon tokens via 1989. Entries describe person tokens, are prepared alphabetically, and are divided into seven sections: conventional Alaska Tokens, Alaska Transportation Tokens, Alaska nutrients Stamp swap Tokens, Alaska criminal Tokens, metal id Chits, Yukon Territory metal Tokens 1897-1945, and Yukon Territory Plastic Tokens 1946-1989. for every token, details comprises the supplier, a actual and ancient description, and present price.

Show description

Read or Download Alaska and Yukon Tokens: Private Coins of the Territories, 3d ed. PDF

Best antiques & collectibles books

Encyclopaedia of Mathematics

The Encyclopaedia of arithmetic is the main up to date, authoritative and finished English-language paintings of reference in arithmetic which exists at the present time. With over 7,000 articles from 'A-integral' to 'Zygmund classification of Functions', supplemented with a wealth of complementary info, and an index quantity supplying thorough cross-referencing of entries of similar curiosity, the Encyclopaedia of arithmetic bargains a right away resource of connection with mathematical definitions, innovations, factors, surveys, examples, terminology and techniques.

The Complete Guide to Lincoln Cents

The whole consultant to Lincoln Cents is the one booklet to hide all elements of the Lincoln cent sequence with complete listings from the 1st Lincoln cent of 1909 in the course of the recognized 1995 doubled-die. each date and mint is illustrated, together with evidence matters. The paintings additionally gains designated ancient learn top as much as the construction of the Lincoln cent, the engraver and mint officers who designed it, in addition to a biography of Abraham Lincoln.

The Book in the Islamic World: The Written Word and Communication in the Middle East

The ebook within the Islamic international brings jointly critical stories at the ebook as an highbrow entity and as a automobile of cultural improvement. Written through a gaggle of individual students, it examines and displays upon this distinct instrument of verbal exchange no longer as a actual artifact yet as a manifestation of the aspirations, values, and knowledge of Arabs and Muslims usually.

Dedicated to the Study of Sword Making

Permit writer Don Fogg assist you construct of 1 of the large blades, the long lopper - the sword! His step by step sword-making technique resonates good with fans who cannot get sufficient of the romance, historical past, glance, think, usefulness, ethnic history and actual impressiveness of swords.

Additional info for Alaska and Yukon Tokens: Private Coins of the Territories, 3d ed.

Sample text

See also Chitina 1 and 3, Cordova 7, 9, 10 and 11 and Nome 35. A. 121 ⁄ 2¢ B. 00 3. Anchor Bar Post-statehood. A. 00 42 Cordova 1. Traditional Alaska 4. Boss Bakery, S. Baur (no city name) Stephen J. Baur, 1909–1916. Previously in Skagway, 1898–1908. 1. A. 00 5. Oscar Breedman Saloon, 1909–1912. See also Cordova 23. A. 00 6. Carscadden’s, C. St. James J. Carscadden, rooms, restaurant, saloon, 1908–1912. “C. ” is a reference to Carscadden’s business complex, not an address. Johnston and Jensen (see Katalla 3) were originally Carscadden’s partners.

Traditional Alaska 32. M. J. Parker, Saloon & Billiard Room, Cordova, Ala. Attribution questionable. Parker not found in Alaska. Design unlike any other Alaska token. Alabama collectors believe this belongs to them. A. 00 33. Rainier-Grand (no city name) Hotel, liquor, cigars, named after a famous Seattle hotel. 1913–1914, George Dooley and Fred Allen, then John Wilson and John White. (See also Cordova 40) A. B. C. D. 00 34. Chas. M. Rosswog 1909–1927, cigars, confectionery, stationery. See also Douglas 35.

Traditional Alaska A. $1 B. $5 C. 00 Chitina 1. Hotel Chitina, Palmer & Clonniger John Palmer and Thomas W. Cloninger (name misspelled on token), 1913–1915. Cloninger may also have issued tokens for Cordova 2, 7, 9, 10 and 11 and Nome 35. A. 00 2. Chitina Water Supply A. 00 Tokens may be stamped Jack Lawrence or Chuck Wiener on reverse. 3. G. & G. Possibly Gottschalk and Griffiths, saloon, circa 1910. A. 00 4. Navada Bar, McCutchen & Griffiths Herbert Hazard McCutcheon and Morris “Wat” Griffith, 1911.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.66 of 5 – based on 30 votes