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Click for larger image 1862 Sacramento City Bank of D.O. Mills Illustrated Eagle By American bank Note Co to H.S Byam Illustrated is the original one story D.O. Mills Building that burned in the Sacramento Fire of November 2 1852. Sign at left side of building reads GOLD DUST purchasedat the highest rates on San Francisco at Par. At left Quick Silver agency for The New Almaden Mines. Crease folds, wrinkles, 1/2 inch tear top center edge. Signed at back by H.C. Byam , Pay Wells, Tracy and Co. . Correctly Endorsed T.F. Tracy - Signature correct For W.T.C. Hayden
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Click for larger image 1867 Folsom Over Sacramento B.F. Hastings & Co C.T.H. Palmer Bank Check Signed B.N Bugby manuscript at back Pay by your check on S.F. ( San Francisco ) B.F. Hastings fancy signature .
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Click for larger image 1864 Virginia Nevada Banking House of B.F. Hastings A.K Gwin Letterhead 1000 Dollars Received Printed at upper right corner John Sime and Co. San Francisco .
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Click for larger image 1855 Sacramento California Second Bill of Exchange B.F Hastings and Co To E.D McIntosh Value received and charge the same account of Hoge and Co NY to I.E. Thayer and Bro. Boston. Signed B.F. Hastings and Co. Printer - Hosford and Co 35 Wall St NY. Manuscript at back Pay W. H. McIntosh or order E.D. McIntosh , (red Ink) Three Hundred Dollars. Great condition crease folds.
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Click for larger image 1853 Sacramento City Second of Exchange Tallant Wildy B.F Hastings and Co Signed to Mitchell and Company. exchange No. 250 for 1500. dollars to Wm Hoge and Co New York . Printer - Marvin and Hitchcock, Pioneer Book Store , Montgomery St. near Clay St San Francisco .
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Click for larger image 1855 Sacramento B.F Hastings and Co Gold Rush Bank Checks Illustrated Train California Seal both checks signed by R.H. Pauley , Johnson Price signed at back of Sea- Serpant , Boy and train vignette check dated Dec 6 1855 with small paper repair at left edge.
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Click for larger image 1857 T. Robinson Bours and Co Banking House Letterhead Letter to Sacramento Asking about D.F Douglas and Governor Johnson had re-appointed Allen Lee Bours (signor of letter) Notary Public , I thought it possible that a commission might have been forwarded and mis-carried ( certificate not received ) . Folder style letter sheet blank on the inside sheet . Manuscript at back dated July 25 57 . Great condition. included unused 1850s green color pay order of the same banking firm.
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Click for larger image 1857 San Francisco CA Drexel Sather and Church Miner Pick Vignette Signed Brooks Co Printer - Lith. Britton and Rey S.F. . Condition crease folds , color toning at left , 3/8 inch tear same edge.
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Click for larger image JUne 2 1854 Adams and Co Illustrated Steam Sail Ship Remittance to Stockton Check signed Adams and Co. , R. Lee un-signed at back , cut cancel Check No.21 for six Thousand Dollars. Printer - Root and Anthony N.Y. Great condition.
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Click for larger image 1890 Elsinore San Diego County CA The Exchange Bank Letterhead Wm E Hampton Letter sent to California 17th Governor R.W. Watterman , resignation as Notary Public of San Diego County to Take Effect Jan. 20 1890. I give my pleasure to recommend the appointment in my place of Mr.J.T. Kuhns who is one of the most prominent men in San Diego County and one who would please this entire community and feel the office with honor. (signed) Wm. E. Hampton. Elsinore changed to Riverside county in 1893 when created. Letterhead is not reduced, digital image is cropped.
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