Autographed and framed picture of general Benjamin Butler 1862 with documentation
Lot Number:10
End Time:3/1/2024 12:04:30 AM
Bid Count:28
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Starting Bid:$1.00
Bid Increment:$5.00
Current Bid:$55.00
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A 10% Buyer's Premium will be added to the final Sales Price. All applicable taxes will be assessed based on the sum of the sales price and buyer's premium.

Autographed and framed picture of general Benjamin Butler 1862 with documentation

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Old West/Civil War Memorabilia and Artifacts from the Adkins Estate.  

233 Ranch Wood Manor Drive, OKC

Items will be available for viewing and inspection on Feb 25th from 12 noon to 2 pm.  The auction is online and open now for bidding!

The auction will begin to  close on Friday Feb. 29th at 6:00 PM and is a soft close. If there are any bids within the last 3 minutes of the item closing it will extend 3 minutes.

Items will be available for pickup on Friday March 1st from 9am to 5pm and Saturday March 2nd from 9am to 5pm and lastly Sunday March 3rd from 10:00am to 2:00pm.

Please go to schedule your pickup time. 

Please read the full terms and conditions of the sale, and thank you for your participation! 


All of the following items are from the Mike Adkins Estate. Mike was an avid historian, a High School history teacher (the 1989 Oklahoma Teacher of the Year), and author and contributor and employee to the Oklahoma Historical Society. One of Mikes passions was Old West and Civil War re-enacting and one of his many hobbies was collecting. Many of these artifacts were dug directly from the battlefields back in the day or donated to him from his many friends in the history re-enacting world. 

Mikes family has decided to offer this estate and extraordinary items to collectors and like minded individuals who appreciate and value our US history and will cherish and enjoy these items and artifacts he collected as much as he did. We do not guarantee the authenticity of any item sold.  All items are sold "AS IS" with no guarantees. Please read the full terms and conditions. 

Thank you for your consideration and enjoy looking at and bidding on this collection!





Buyer Registration: By registering and accepting a number, all bidders agree to abide by all of the Terms of Sale.

Bidder Verification: The identity of all bidders will be verified, bidding rights are provisional, and if complete verification is not possible, Mason Auctioneers LLC. will reject the registration and bidding activity will be terminated.

Auctioneer Rights: All decisions of the Auctioneer are final. The Auctioneer reserves the right to reject any bid or bidder and has the right to accept back-up contracts the day of sale. Mason Auctioneers, LLC. has the sole authority to resolve any bidding disputes as they may arise. Mason Auctioneers, LLC. reserves the right to remove or cancel the bids and or bidding rights and privileges of any party, deemed not to be in the best interest of the seller, at any time.

Online Only Earnest Money Deposit: At the close of the auction, the successful high bidder will be emailed, faxed or delivered the contract package to execute and return to Mason Auctioneers, LLC.  within 24 hours.  The successful bidder will also be required to submit an Earnest Money Deposit of Five Thousand Dollars ($5,000) of the total contract price via certified check or wire transfer to the designated Closing Agent for Escrow within 24 hours. The entirety of the remaining balance is due at closing. Purchaser shall be responsible for all wire transfer fees. Deposit funds are non-refundable unless title cannot be transferred

Buyers Premium: A 10% buyer’s premium will be added to the high bid price to determine the Total Contract Price.

10% Buyer’s Premium Example:                                     Bid Price:  $100,000
                                                            Plus 10% Buyer’s Premium:   $  10,000
                                                                        Total Contract Price:   $110,000

Contracts: A Contract Package will be sent by e-mail, fax or overnight to the successful high bidder, who must execute and email or overnight mail back to Mason Auctioneers, LLC. within 24 hours of receipt. If the successful high bidder does not execute and return the contract along with an earnest money deposit within 24 hours of receipt they will be considered in default and subject to legal action. This is a legal binding contract.

Auction Administrative Fee: In the event a winning bidder fails to submit the signed Purchase Sale Agreement and Earnest Money Deposit as provided in the Terms and Conditions, the winning bidder will be charged an administrative fee of $2,500.00 on the credit card provided at auction registration. Additional default remedies are reserved by Mason Auctioneers, LLC. and the Seller as provided in the Auction Terms & Conditions and the Purchase Sale Agreement. All administrative fees are non refundable.

Technical Issues: Neither the company providing the software nor the auction company shall be held responsible for a missed bid or the failure of the software to function properly for any reason. The online bidding will begin to close at the specified time as per advertised. Please call 405-293-3131 if you need assistance with the online bidding platform.

Bidding Process: The Auctioneer reserves the right, but has no obligation, to bid on behalf of the Seller up to the undisclosed reserve price, unless the property is declared “Absolute” or the “Reserve has been met”. The bidder’s number is nontransferable.

All Sales are Final: By registering and bidding, the buyer acknowledges they understand and agree to the Terms of Sale. The Buyer acknowledges that they have read the Auction Purchase and Sale Agreement and the Terms and Conditions of the Auction Sale provided by Auctioneer and accept the Auction Purchase and Sale Agreement without any changes to the preprinted text.

Representation: Although information has been obtained from sources deemed reliable, the Auctioneers, Mason Auctioneers, LLC., its representatives, employees, firm, broker, their attorney’s nor the Seller make any guarantee or warranty of any kind expressed or implied as to the accuracy of the information herein contained.

Property: The property, offered for sale at the Auction is being sold “AS IS”, “WHERE IS”, WITH ALL FAULTS AND DEFECTS”, without warranty or guarantee of any kind, except as expressly provided for in the Auction Purchase and Sale Agreement and Terms and Conditions of the Auction Sale. Each potential Buyer is encouraged to perform his/her own independent inspections, inquiries and due diligence concerning the described property. The information is being furnished to bidders for the bidder's convenience and it is the responsibility of the bidder to determine that information contained herein is accurate and complete. Any reliance on the contents shall be solely at the recipient's risk. It is the Buyer’s responsibility to inspect the property prior to bidding to make their determination as to the condition or seek professional inspection (at the Buyer’s expense) of the property. Buyer(s) agrees to accept property with its current zoning, easements, and any and all right-of-ways that carry with it. All information is taken from sources deemed to be accurate and reliable, all measurements are approximate and not to scale. The Seller and the Auctioneers, Mason Auctioneers, LLC., contractors, employees, firm, or brokers assume no liability in this matter. Any and all announcements made the day of auction take precedence over any and all previously written advertisements or any prior written or verbal terms of sale but shall in no event form the basis of any representation or warranty by Seller or Auctioneers. By bidding on the property, you are accepting all terms and conditions stated herein.

Financing: The purchase is not contingent on obtaining financing or qualification for financing.

Buyer Default: In the event a high bid is accepted and the Buyer fails to close or comply with the terms of the Auction Purchase and Sale Agreement, then the earnest money will be forfeited as liquidated damages, but such forfeiture shall not affect any other remedies available to Seller for such failure.

Indemnity: The Buyer assumes full responsibility and liability for any claim or actions based on or arising out of injuries, death, damage, loss of property, sustained or alleged to have been sustained by Buyer, its agent, principals, associates, friends, family and/or employees, in connection with or to have arisen out of or incidental to the auction including but not limited to the performance of this contract. Regardless of whether such claims or actions are founded whole or in part upon alleged negligence or negligent misrepresentation of Seller, Auctioneer, or the employees, agents, invitees, or licensees thereof, Buyer agrees to indemnify and hold harmless Seller, Auctioneer, and their representatives, and the employees, agents, invitees and licensees thereof in respect of any such matters and agrees to defend any claim or suit or action brought against Seller, Auctioneer, and their representatives, and the employees, agents, invitees and licensees thereof.

Environmental Disclaimer: The Seller and Mason Auctioneers, LLC., agents, contractors and employees do not warrant or covenant with Buyer(s) with respect to the existence or nonexistence of any pollutants, contaminants, mold, or hazardous waste prohibited by federal, state or local law or claims based thereon arising out of the actual or threatened discharge, release, disposal, seepage, migration or escape of such substances at, from or into the demised premises. Buyers are to rely upon their own environmental audit or examination of the premises.

Acreage and Square Feet: All acreages and square feet descriptions are approximate. If there is a discrepancy between Mason Auctioneers, LLC., or its representative and the actual acreage and/or square feet as determined by a surveyor or appraiser, the price will not be adjusted. The statements, while not guaranteed, are from reliable sources. Any costs incurred in establishing boundaries shall be the responsibility of the buyer(s). Each sale is subject to easements, right-of-way, reservation and/or restrictions of record.

Closing: TIME IS OF THE ESSENCE. The balance of the purchase price will be within 30 days from the Commencement Date, which is the date of mutual execution of the Purchase Sale Agreement by the Seller and Buyer. The Seller at closing will convey the real estate with a Special or General Warranty Deed, as specified by the Purchase Sale Agreement. Buyer is responsible for all customary closing costs associated with closing to include but not limited to all transfer and recording closing fees, financing expenses, title fees, title insurance, survey, easement and appraisal. Taxes will be prorated from date of closing.


• I have read and agree to the Terms and Conditions of Auction Sale as set forth herein.

• I have read, understand and agree to all of the terms and conditions in the Auction Purchase & Sale Agreement and will sign the Auction Purchase & Sale Agreement without making any changes to the pre-printed text.

• I understand that I do not have an agency relationship with Mason Auctioneers, LLC., auctioneers, firm, broker and all parties employed by or associated with.

• I accept full responsibility for due diligence on the real estate I am bidding on.

• I understand that all real estate will be sold “As-Is, Where-Is”.

• I understand if I am the successful bidder the sale of this property is not contingent upon obtaining a Certificate of Occupancy.

• I understand that, in the event I am the successful bidder of real estate, that a 10% Buyers Premium will be added to the high bid and payable at closing as the Total Purchase Price.

• I understand that, in the event I am the successful bidder of real estate, and if I fail to close per the Auction Purchase & Sale Agreement, my earnest money deposit(s) will be forfeited.

• I understand these Terms and Conditions will become part of the Auction Purchase and Sale Agreement if I am the winning bidder.

• In the case of a conflict between the Auction Purchase and Sales Agreement and Terms and Conditions of Auction Sale for Real Estate, the Auction Purchase and Sale Agreement shall control.


233 Ranch Wood Manor Drive
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73139
United States

Items will be available for pickup on Friday March 1st from 9am to 5pm and Saturday March 2nd from 9am to 5pm and lastly Sunday March 3rd from 10:00am to 2:00pm.

Please go to this link schedule your pickup time.

Thank you for your participation! 

All items must be picked up during the times allotted. If you can not pick your items up during these times you will have to call our office to make arrangements.  If items are not picked up your card will still be charged and the items may be resold or disposed.