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Posted 5 years ago


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Between 1860 and 1920 the use of tokens to pay wages to the workers of the tasks nitrate was common in all of them.
A wide varieties of chips in metal: brass, aluminum, copper,
lead, nickel. Also there Ebonite and cardboard.
There were more than 300 offices nitrate in the former provinces of Tarapaca and Antofagasta.


  1. Hunter Hunter, 5 years ago
    Thanks Kevin for the translation - I just sent a not to Yuko suggesting a translation website, so hopefully future posts will be bilingual :)

    Your collections are great Yuko; thanks for sharing!
  2. Yuko Yuko, 5 years ago
    Thank you very much Hunter, AR8Jason for the help.
    Every day you can learn something new.
  3. Yuko Yuko, 5 years ago
    For 15 years I have collected cards nitrate, my collection of 475 pieces of 170 different offices, among them are cardboard, hard rubber, copper, bronze, nickel, lead, aluminum and paper.
  4. Yuko Yuko, 5 years ago
    For many years I've collected records nitrate and investigated its history. Thank you very much for sharing with my hobby Collectors Weekly with you : Hunter ,
    packrat-place , AR8Jason , mrmajestic1

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