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

By Ronald J. Benice

This reference paintings lists and describes all recognized tokens (privately issued substitutes for cash) used from the Eighteen Nineties gold rush via 1959, while Alaska won statehood. New to this version are tokens from the Yukon Territory, with vast assurance 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 meals Stamp switch Tokens, Alaska criminal Tokens, steel identity Chits, Yukon Territory steel Tokens 1897-1945, and Yukon Territory Plastic Tokens 1946-1989. for every token, details comprises the provider, a actual and old description, and present worth.

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Tokens ordered circa 1933 when her brother, Harold Griffin, managed the Lowe Trading Company (see 4 below) for her. 1. Traditional Alaska A. 00 Many different fantasy restrikes on various planchets with assorted reverses are known. Only the round 5¢ brass tokens are legitimate. 2. Columbia River Packers Association (no place name) In Dillingham in 1938. Books of $5 in coupons were printed in the 1910s with Astoria, Oregon, on the signature page. Since there is no place name on the coupons and the issuer operated in many places outside Alaska, the attribution is speculative.

00 28. Northern Drug 1911 –1938, numerous owners. A. 25¢ B. 00 1. Traditional Alaska 49 Cordova 29. O’Brien & Simpson John L. O’Brien and Percy L. Simpson, saloon, 1908–1917. O’Brien was also a founder of the Geis and Thompson saloon that issued Fairbanks 22. A. 61 ⁄ 4¢ brass, round with center hole, 21mm, R7 B. 00 30. Ohm Fish and Pack. Co. (no place name) 1919. Possibly Albert Ohman. A. 00 This type of token was given to workers as they completed a unit of work and was turned back in at the end of the workday to get the appropriate amount of pay.

Naval Air Station, Officers’ Mess Annex 1944–1947+. ) A. 5¢ B. 00 Barrow 1. Tony’s Recreation Tony Krier, late 1950s —1959+. A. B. C. D. 5¢ 10¢ 25¢ 50¢ aluminum, aluminum, aluminum, aluminum, round, round, round, round, 20mm 23mm 26mm 29mm [D] [D] [D] [D] Tokens good for one cigar are fantasy restrikes. 00 25 1. Traditional Alaska Bayview / Bering River / Bethel Bayview 1. Maxfield Dalton Cigars, candy, billiards. 1919–1924. A. 00 Bering River 1. Hoonah Packing Co. 1928–1932, also issued tokens at Gambier Bay and Hoonah.

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