St. Louis,MO - November 11, 1855 - Page, Bacon & Co. Bankers, Firsts of Exchange :
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St. Louis,MO - November 11, 1855 - Page, Bacon & Co. Bankers, Firsts of Exchange :

Currency:USD Category:Collectibles / Banks, Registers & Vending Start Price:100.00 USD Estimated At:200.00 - 500.00 USD
St. Louis,MO - November 11, 1855 - Page, Bacon & Co. Bankers, Firsts of Exchange :
Lot of 2: Page, Bacon & Co., Bankers First of Exchange, Sacramento, CA., dated 1855. 1) Page, Bacon & Co. Bankers First of Exchange, Sacramento City, CA., April 18, 1855. No. 406 Page, Bacon & Co. Bankers First of Exchange (second imprint), dated March 14, 1855 for $300.00, paid to the order of A. Topping, signed Page & Bacon & Co. On reverse, A. Hopping has endorsed the document over to Jesse Mason, and there are further endorsement notes on the back indicating that on November 7, 1855, $70.00 was paid out to Jim (?) Thompson Perry. There is a vignette at center top of a Native American woman with a shield that says “America”, a flag, bald eagle and olive branch in her hand. On the left is the imprint “first." 2) No. 30, dated March 1, 1855 for $600.00, pay to the order of Brooks and Doyle, payable on four months with an interest rate of one percent per month. Signed by Page & Bacon . The reverse shows that this document was subsequently endorsed over to S.D. Smith and thence to T.L. Buckhout. The document has some damage on left side corners.
*Note- these are exchanges from after Page, Bacon & Co. reopened the 1st time and thus are much rarer than others!