North Bend Primitives Estate Timed Auction

Former State Senator’s Collection of Antiques, Primitives, Post Office Furnishings, Political Memorabilia & More

Dental Cabinet, Antique Post Office Sorting Tables, Clocks, Primitives, Furniture, Hardware Store Fixtures, Political Memorabilia, Antiques, Collectibles, Household Items, Safes, Irrigation Pipe and More

Began: 09/13/18 at 11:00 PM CDT
Ended: 09/19/18 at 5:45 PM CDT

North Bend Former State Senators Primitives Estate

Timed Online Auction

Bidding Open Now – Closes Wednesday September 19th at 5:45pm

Political Memorabilia, Antique Post Office Sorting Tables, Irrigation Pipe, Dental Chair, Dental Cabinet, Post Office Brass, Furniture, Hardware Store Fixtures, Lumber, Primitives, Antiques, Household Items, Furniture and More

Pickup and Preview Notes: 

A preview will be held on Sunday September 16th from 2pm to 3pm at 625 Hwy 30 North Bend, NE. 

Pickup of your winning purchases will be Friday and Saturday 21st and 22nd from Noon to 4pm at the acreage in North Bend, 625 Hwy 30 North Bend, NE. Please bring the tools, help, equipment, boxes and vehicle you need to take your items with you. There are items located in different areas throughout the property. Some walking may be required.

Auction Listing:

  • Lot of 5 Cast Iron Register Grates
  • Pair of Egg Baskets
  • Horse Tack, Wood Box, 2 Barrels of Hames
  • Lot of 2 Porcelain Farm Lights, Unique Shape, Outdoor
  • Misc. Architectural Salvage Iron
  • Old Pitcher Pump Parts
  • Lot of 2 Antique Screen Doors w/ Fretwork
  • Cast Iron Hay Trolly w/ Rails
  • Cast Iron Hay Trolly w/ Rails
  • Antique Wooden Pulley, 42in. Diameter, 12in Wide
  • Antique Wooden Pulley, 24in. Diameter, 9in Wide
  • Crate of Some Cobalt Blue Jars, Aunt Jamima Bottles
  • Old Car Horns
  • Car Emblems, Radio, Visor, Parts
  • Lot of 2 Boxes of Cobalt Blue Bottles
  • Lot of 3 Boxes of Cobalt Blue Bottles
  • Lot of 2 Tractor Umbrellas, As-Is
  • Lot of 2 Wooden Nail Kegs
  • Gas Tank
  • Wood Shelf
  • Iron Table Base or Stand
  • Cast Iron Sewing Machine Stand/Base
  • Old Spring Drive Hobby Horse
  • Two Childs Chairs, Homemade Roller Skates
  • Two Dinner Triangles, Two License Plates
  • Antique Door Hardware, Door Knobs, Misc.
  • Hardware Store Brackets, Iron, Hangers, Misc.
  • Primitive Bench
  • Old Wooden Totes
  • Mailboxes and Lights
  • Old Post
  • Old Vacuum and Bamboo Fishing Pole
  • McCormick Deering Corn Sheller
  • Old Hardware Store Bulk Bin Cabinet, Primitive, 114in x 26in deep x 34in high
  • Power Attic Ventilator
  • Lot of Four Old Cast Iron Porcelain Sinks
  • Primitive Industrial Washing Machine, Troy Laundry Machine Co. LTD Size No. 24 x 32
  • Huge Assortment of Old Lumber, Old Windows and Wood Salvage, Located in Two Buildings
  • Roll of Barbed Wire
  • Group of Iron T-Posts, Fence Posts, 75+-
  • Log Chain, Fence Stretcher, Wood Plane, Chain Binder, Misc.
  • Cast Iron Building Pillars, Lot of 2, From North Bend Main Street, 12 Feet Long
  • Tin Building Molding for Tin Ceiling, One Piece, Has Angels Design
  • Aluminum Irrigation Pipe, 8in., 30 Feet, Approx. 60 Total Pipes
  • Aluminum Extension Ladder, 40 Feet, 2 Sections
  • Wooden Extension Ladder, Older
  • Shopmade Fuel Tank Cart
  • Misc. Stack of Tin Roofing
  • Five Misc. Chairs
  • Folk Art Branch Stool
  • Lot of 5 Misc. Chairs, 4 Windsor Back
  • Lot of 2 Cast Iron Pots, Holes Drilled in Each
  • Hiawatha Chief Wagon
  • Two Bread Garages
  • Lot of Bushel Baskets
  • Galvanized Buckets and Tub
  • Group of Nail Kegs
  • Misc. Garden Tools, 3 Wheel ATV Toy, Tins, Can
  • Old Hardware Store Bulk Bin Cabinet, Primitive, 105in x 26in deep x 34in high, May Be Two Pieces
  • Large Group of Items, Tools, Wagon, Medicine Cabinets, Saws, Vices, hand Tools and More
  • Old Wood Cabinet w/ Diamond Shape Cubby Holes
  • Redwood Patio Furniture
  • Two Old Radios, Old Tool Box, Misc. Metal File Drawer
  • Huge Selection of Glass Insulators and Jars
  • Stoneware Lot, Most if Not All is Chipped or Cracked
  • Omaha Fremont Crate, American Biscuit & Cracker Mfg, Great Graphics
  • Embossed Stop Sign
  • Egg Basket
  • Large Rodent Trap, 22in
  • Cast Iron Pot w/ Tin Lid, Cast Iron Griddle
  • Lot of 3 Seth Thomas 12in Electric School Clocks, 2 Near NOS
  • NOS Windows, Round Top, Rectangle, Round is 90in x 59in, Other 31in x 64in
  • Furniture, Two Chairs, Smoke Stand w/ Interior Humidor, and Cobalt Blue Ashtray Table, As-In
  • Lawn Garden Cart
  • Single Trees, Double Trees, Springs for Buggy
  • Air Compressor
  • Pull Behind Lawn Spreader, Broadcast
  • Pull Behind Aerator
  • Lawn Sweep and Sprayer w/ Boom, Lawn Chairs
  • Chill-Air Egg Cooler, Old, Still Runs and Chills, Used to Hatch Eggs for DeKalb
  • Hub Caps
  • Weights
  • Two School Desks
  • Wooden Hardware Store Merchandiser, 60in x 48in x 30in
  • Antique Document Glass Door Cabinet, 27in x 32in x 5in
  • Antique Dental Cabinet by the Harvard Co. Canton Ohio, 62in x 32in x 13in
  • Antique Dental Chair by Ritter SN: 50485 Pat. Date 1917
  • 8 Door Mailbox Cabinet, 38in
  • Spool Cabinet, 6 Drawer William Clark Co., 32in x 23in x 13in
  • Dental Lab Bench w/ Plaster Bin, Several Drawers, 52in, 45in x 17in
  • Antique Post Office Sorting Table, 76in Tall, 37in Wide, 28in Deep
  • Antique Post Office Sorting Table, 76in Tall, 37in Wide, 28in Deep
  • Antique Post Office Sorting Table, 76in Tall, 37in Wide, 28in Deep
  • Antique Post Office Pigeon Hole Cabinet Pieces, 50in x 18in, x 12in, 50in x 10in x 6in
  • 4 Slabs of Marble
  • Old Omaha, NE Altitude Pressure Gauge, the Ashcroft Co NYC
  • Concrete Planters, One is Broken, Includes Pillars in Pictures
  • Bulk Fuel Tank on Stand
  • Bulk Fuel Tank on Stand
  • Lot of 3 NOS MTD Riding Lawnmower Replacement Grass Bags
  • Old Swing Set
  • Antique Water Pump, McKays Company
  • Large Chain Wrench, Wire Egg Basket
  • Wooden China Cabinet Buffet and Matching Side Cabinet
  • Black & Gruickshank Drug Store Safe by Yale American Steel Safe Co. w/ Combo
  • Medical Instrument Sterilizer Metal and Glass Cabinet
  • Antique North Bend Church Document Cabinet, Wooden w/ Iron Hardware, Glass Front, 38in x 53in
  • Wooden Chair
  • Old Galvanized Hanging Feeder
  • Craftsman 4.25hp Lawnmower
  • Toro Recycler GTS Lawnmower, May Need Tune Up, Has Been Sitting Awhile
  • The Cyclone Seeder Co. Spin-On Broadcast Spreader
  • Ethan Allen Wooden Shelf
  • Lot of 3 Old Coat Racks from the North Bend Odd Fellows Hall
  • Wooden Tote w/ Interior Box and Contents
  • Lawn Chair
  • Lot of 2 Older Chalkboards
  • Wooden Bookshelf
  • Tandem Bicycle, Made by Combining Two Bicycles Together
  • Old Manual Mower
  • Wheelbarrow, Might Need Air
  • Tricycle
  • Older Sears Ladies Bicycle
  • Schwinn Tiger Vintage Bicycle
  • Shopmade Pull Behind Wagon Made on Old Model T Running Gear
  • Agri-Fab 16 Cu.Ft. Lawn Wagon
  • Weber Grill w/ Charcoal and Guide
  • Stanley Sliding Closet Door, Just One Door, Not Two
  • Jenn-Air Model S1225 Grill-Range w/ Self-Cleaning Radiant Bake & Convection Oven, Clean/Used
  • Framed Dodge County Soil Map
  • Chest of Drawers
  • Lux Sauna Infrared Sauna, Includes Owners Manual and Stereo
  • Lot of 2 Old Trunks
  • Four Steel Wheels
  • 2-Wheel Hand Truck and Red Wagon
  • Group of Garden Tools, Hay Fork, Shovels, Misc.
  • Primitives
  • Iowa Freezeless Yard Hydrant, New Old Stock
  • Cast Iron Pitcher Pumps and Parts
  • Antique Trunk
  • Antique Trunk
  • Old Galvanized Feeder, Router Work Bench/Table Saw Attachment for Skilsaw, Empty Drum
  • Shelf and Contents, Sythe, Tarp, Tree Saw
  • Lot of 2 Battery Chargers
  • The Hall’s Safe Co. Safe, Includes Combo (Owner Could Not Open Door w/ Combo), Currently Closed
  • Misc. Furniture, Chairs, TV Stand, Mid-Century End Table
  • Cream Can, Steel Wire Shroud
  • Two Egg Baskets, Hubcaps
  • Lot’s of Golf Balls and Three Egg Baskets
  • Lot of 4 File Cabinets
  • Old Philco Radio
  • Wooden Cabinet
  • Do Not Bid, Old Non-Working Freezer w/ Pictures Frames, Unless You Actually Want an Old Non-Working
  • Lot of 2 Wooden Storage Trunks w/ Interior Wooden Trays
  • Rancilio Silvia Model: Miss Silvia Expresso Machine w/ Iron Frame & Stainless Steel Side Panels, NEW
  • 1940 Head, Neck and Upper Thorax Anatomy Chart
  • Lot of 2 Levels
  • Group of Old Insulators, Coffee Maker, Crate, Misc. Lighting Supply
  • Old Trunk w/ Some Vintage Clothing
  • Nice Wooden Cabinet w/ Sliding Doors and Drawers
  • Folding Chairs, Approx. 6
  • Lot of 9 Storage Totes
  • Cross Country Skis, Poles and Shoes
  • Lot of 2 Wooden Cabinets and a Mirror
  • Antique Parlor Table w/ Some Random Spare Castors
  • Antique Eastlake Chest of Drawers, 29 in. Wide, 17 in. Deep, 38 in. Tall, Likely Walnut
  • Antique Wooden Bed with Ornate Carving, Likely Walnut, 57 in. tall, 52.5 in. wide, 74 in. long
  • Mirror and Part of a Cabinet
  • Antique Dress w/ Unmatched Mirror Married to It, Can be Restored, Drawers Stuck, Some Carboard Stuck
  • Antique Wooded Trunk w/ Burlap Sacks
  • Antique Trunk w/ Interior Tray
  • Cedar Hope Chest, Pained, w/ Some Blankets
  • Heavy Duty Antique Wooden Piano Legs 24 in. tall
  • 2 Boxes of Cedar Closet Liner, Fireplace Logs
  • Antique Wm. L. Gilbert Clock Co. No. 3005 or 3095, 15 in. x 20 in.
  • Old Brass Post Office Emblems, Mail Slots and Mail Box Bank, Private, Money Order, Newspapers,
  • Antique Double Dial Ithaca Calendar Clock H.B. Hortons, Last Patent 1866 20in x 12in x 5in
  • Tobacco Pipes & Holder, Marble Chessmen, License Plates, Horns
  • General Electric Alternating Current Antique Ceiling Fans
  • Misc. Cast Iron and Metal Primitives
  • Henry Troemner Maker Philadephia Balance Scale
  • Misc. Smalls, Pocket Knife, Pens, Casters, Padlocks, Tins and More
  • Primitive Wooden Bowls, Early Squeeze Box Childs Accordion
  • Cast Iron Sad Irons
  • Misc. Iron Primitives
  • Early Drawer Pulls
  • Ice Tongs 20 in.
  • Old Camp Lanterns
  • 1920’s Scientific American Magazines
  • 4 Gallon Stoneware Crock Full of Matchbooks
  • Set of China, Pattern: Coin Gold Alaska, Carlsbad Austria and Glass Globes for Lighting
  • Three Metal Boxes, Cigar Boxes, Frames and Orbit WaterMaster Sprinkler Parts
  • Car Ramps
  • Engineer’s Transit and Level, Antique, Eugene Dietzgen Co. Factory Chicago
  • Two Boxes of Unsorted Records, Classical, Other
  • 1950’s Sprinkler, Galvanized Can, Cowboy Boots, Clock, Wire, Misc.
  • Disassembled Corner Shelf, Table, Art, Misc.
  • Old Wall Mount Telephone, Kellogg Switchboard & Supply Co.
  • PFAFF Sewing Machine, Router Table, Floor Seat Fan, Coal Shuttle Box, Trunk, Decanters
  • Two Framed Prints / Ads, Cream of Wheat, Sweet Charity
  • Rancilio Rocky Coffee Bean Grinder and Crock Pot
  • Boxes of Old Early Victorian Clothing, Handmade
  • Large Group of Books, Encyclopedias, I.C.S. Reference Library Railroad Engineering Highways Paving
  • The Nebraska Legend by Charles Goslin w/ Certificate
  • Old Fordson Toolbox, Chains, Nails, Misc.
  • Galvanized Tub, Feeder
  • Lot of Old Crocks and Stoneware, Various Conditions
  • Dentist Barbie in Box, Doll, Window Fan, Childs Popper
  • Royal 440 Typewriter
  • 8 boxes of Hardware and Tools, Cords, Staplers, Wrenches, Hammers, Saws, Misc.
  • Ash Shovels, Old Cherry Pitter, Tins, Enamel Coffee Pot, Pressure Cooker
  • Early Umbrella, Cane, Yard Stick, Rug Beater, Brush
  • Cheese Board, Alaska Cheese Cutter, Silverplate Bowl
  • 1960-61 Rural Dodge County Phone Books, North Bend, Scribner, Others
  • 1937 North Bend Advertising Calendar, Frank Heinsohn Auto & Tractor Repair
  • Folder of Old Prints and Etchings from Old Publications
  • Wedgewood and B&G China
  • Lot of 8 Boxes of Crystal, Cut Glass Stemware, Serving Pieces
  • Lot of 4 Boxes of Crystal and Glass Stemware, D�cor
  • Lot of 4 or 5 Boxes of Heavy Cut Glass & Crystal Vases, Stemware, Hand Blown Glass Vase and More
  • German 8 Day Mantle Clock, Keywind w/ Pendulum
  • North Bend Collector Plates, Centennial Plates
  • 3 or 4 Boxes of China
  • 3 or 4 Boxes of China
  • Misc. Spoons
  • Vintage Tin Keywind Marx Casey Jr. Disneyland Express Train Toy
  • Vintage Slot Car Set, Small Cars
  • Small 8in. Cast Iron Skillet or Griddle
  • Edison Records, Small Iron Dumbbells, Bell
  • Cut Glass Decanter, Cracker Jars, Glassware
  • Misc. Wire Office Paper Tray, Calendar, Office Supplies
  • Box of Hummel Plates, Blue Plates
  • 3 Boxes of Elephant Collectibles
  • Frankoma GOP Elephants from Presidential Election Years
  • Voltamp Battery No. 7 Early Medical Device, Clock, Light, Lint Cleaner
  • Antique Oil Lamp and Bracket w/ Reflector and Glass Chimney
  • Misc. Primitives
  • Spot Light, Hand Sewing Machine
  • Sans & Streiffe No. 512 Microscope
  • 4 Framed Prints, M 4400 Prize Winners Sheep
  • Box of Toys, Tin Phone, Rudolph, Emmett Kelly Pharmacist, Elec. Bird Snippers
  • Brownie Folding No. 3 Camera, Binoculars, Camera, Misc.
  • North Bend Centennial China Plates, Mugs
  • Brass Elephants, Turtle, Vases
  • Oil Lamps and Oil Lamp Supplies
  • Large 38in x 53in Wooden & Metal Bulletin or Document Cabinet from First United Presbyterian Church
  • Omaha Stockyards Pocket Book and Bullet Pencils
  • Box of GOP Politcal Buttons, Pinbacks, Nixon, Goldwater, Tiemann for Gov. Pins, 1964 Others
  • Group of Political Buttons, Pinbacks, Reagan, Bush, Nixon, Charley Thone Gov. Misc.
  • Group of Political Buttons, GOP, Nixon, Thone, Tiemann, Bush, Quayle, Reagan, Brown, Vintage
  • Group of GOP Vintage Politcal Pinback Buttons,
  • Group of GOP Vintage Politcal Pinback Buttons, Lot’s of Nixon
  • Group of GOP Vintage Politcal Pinback Buttons, Nixon, Some Democrat, Matchbooks
  • Group of GOP Vintage Politcal Pinback Buttons, Thone, Nixon, Agnew
  • Group of GOP Vintage Politcal Pinback Buttons, Kennedy Bumper Sticker, Nixon, VP Agnew Token
  • Group of GOP Vintage Politcal Pinback Buttons on Felt
  • Three Boxes of Charley Thone for Governor Matchbooks
  • Lot of 4 Landon Knox GOP President Campaign Pinback Buttons, 2 Sizes
  • Russian Leader Nesting Doll Set
  • GOP Politcal Bumper Stickers, Goldwater, Roosevelt, Barry, Miller, Nixon, Pamphlets, GOP Pin, Misc.
  • Richard Nixon “I’m Not a Crook” Nixon Says Tru Time Wristwatch w/ Leather Band, Funny Eyes
  • Large Lot of Nebraska GOP Bumper Stickers and Politcal Paper, Thone, Tiemann, Lowell Johnson
  • Large Lot of GOP Bumper Stickers, Nixon, Agnew, Curtis, Johnson, Reagan, Beerman, Others, AuH20 1964
  • Large Group of GOP Bumper Stickers and Propaganda, Nixon
  • Large Group of GOP Politcal Bumper Stickers, Reagan Speech from 1964, Posters, Brochures, Nixon,
  • Group of 10 Nixon Agnew Inaguration Invitation Packets, 1969 See Pictures
  • Group of GOP Politcial Bumper Stickers, GOP Elephant Decoration, Kennedy Sticker, Thone Gov.
  • Group of 1973 VP Inauguration Invite Agnew Items, Invites, Newspaper Posters, Misc. See Pics
  • Group of Four Re-Elect Richard M. Nixon GOP Posters, 28in x 42in each
  • Group of Eisenhower and Nixon and Uncle Sam Posters, GOP
  • States of the Union No. 29 Nebraska Cornhusker State Medallion and Stand, 2 3/4 in


1. All bidding is online. This auction will begin to close on Wednesday September 19th at 5:45pm. Lots will close approximately every 30 seconds. This auction uses a soft close, which provides an authentic auction atmosphere. Items will remain open for one minute after the latest bid.

2. A preview will be held on Sunday September 16th from 2pm to 3pm at 625 Hwy 30 North Bend, NE.

3. Pickup of your winning purchases will be Friday and Saturday 21st and 22nd from Noon to 4pm at the acreage in North Bend, 625 Hwy 30 North Bend, NE. Please bring the tools, help, equipment, boxes and vehicle you need to take your items with you. There are items located in different areas throughout the property. Some walking may be required.

4. All items are offered and sold “AS IS, WHERE IS” with all faults. We encourage you to come to the preview to see and inspect the items.

5. All descriptions are believed accurate but not warranted or guaranteed. Measurements are approximate. Keep in mind that these items are used and may have scratches, dents, dings, holes, funky odors, etc.

Any mention of an item’s condition is not an official grading of the item’s condition. When you are not certain of the condition or wear of an item, please bid accordingly.

6. NOTICE: The Auction Mill will not be able to hold any items for pick up beyond the stated times. Everything must be picked up by Saturday September 22nd by 4pm. Buyer will be charged the full amount for items not picked up, and will forfeit their right and claim to the property.

7. By placing a bid, bidder signifies that they have examined the items to their satisfaction, or that they have chosen not to personally examine them. You must be registered to place a bid on an item. By placing a bid, you agree to all the terms and conditions that apply to that auction.

8. The Auction Mill reserves the right to reject any bid and/or bidder at our sole discretion.

9. Per Department of Revenue, No Taxes Will be Charged on Online Only Timed Auctions

10. This auction has a 18% buyer’s premium. This means that a final bid of $100 plus the buyer’s premium constitutes the total purchase price of $118.00

11. You will receive an invoice listing the items won within a few hours of the auction closing. Payment is due at time of pickup, or by paying online with the square invoice our firm will email you the following auction day. Credit cards, cash and approved checks are accepted. Cards accepted include MasterCard, Visa, American Express and Discover only. Buyer’s purchases will be paid with the credit card used to register for this auction if the bidder does not show up.

12. By bidding in this auction, you are agreeing to all of the terms posted for this auction. All bids are final. We cannot retract or remove a bid.

13. If you need shipping services you can contact our local UPS Store or our local Craters and Freighters or Parcel and Post and they will be happy to help you. See Contact Info in Shipping Area of Terms.

14. There are no shipping or packing services offered by The Auction Mill.

15. There will be a $40 returned check fee for any declined check received.

16. Declined credit cards can result in a buyer being banned from participating in future auctions. The Auction Mill is members of the National and State Auctioneers Associations. Non-paying and/or fraudulent bidder names may be shared with other auction companies.

17. Buyer will be charged the full amount for items not picked up, and will forfeit their right and claim to the property. Unclaimed lots may incur up to a $25 removal fee based on the size of the items.

18. This is a public auction and not a retail setting. All sales are final. No returns or charge backs are accepted.

19. You are bidding on the described item, not the photo. Please let us know if you see an error in our listings. We strive to be as accurate as possible.


An 18% buyer’s premium will be added to each purchase. 3% Cash Discount is Offered

Payment can be made with a credit or debit card (Visa, MasterCard, and Discover), if payment is made by credit card, an additional 4 administrative fee will be charged in addition to the buyers premium & tax.


Preview is an “open house” to allow our customers to inspect the items before they bid or buy

Items are identified by the lot number affixed to the item.

Preview is highly recommended so you can make your own determination of quality, size, condition, weight, item location, and all the other variables that are difficult to convey in a photo.


All items must be removed during the schedule pickup time(s)

Any items not removed during the pickup times will become the property of the Auction Mill (unless other arrangements have been made)

Please bring plenty of help and proper equipment needed to remove your items. Auction staff is not available to assist with loading. Don’t bring a Pinto to take home a bedroom suite, please.

If you are unable to make the pickup time due to a flat tire, mean boss, traffic jam, car fire, sudden illness, deceased relative, or any other catastrophic event, please contact The Auction Mill at 402.885.4916 or 402.690.8666 or We can make special arrangements for in most cases. Items MUST be paid in full to qualify for storage.

The Auction Mill
1528 N. Saddle Creek Rd
Omaha, NE 68104

First Acreage West of North Bend Golf Course and Grain Bins on U.S. Hwy 30

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Primitive Store Fixtures, Furniture, Dental Cabinet, Post Office Sorting Tables Political Memorabilia Clocks, Primitives

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The Auction Mill

1528 N. Saddle Creek Road Omaha, NE 68104

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