Checks (3) Northern Sierra #82050

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Checks (3) Northern Sierra  #82050
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3 checks with original signatures from small gold camps in the Northern Sierra. The Decker & Jewett Bankers (with pictorial). The Decker & Jewett Bankers came from the east to California in & around 1850 arriving at Yuba City with a train of pack mules from Sacramento, then traveled across the river to Marysville, where Jewett was made president of the Committee of Vigilance in the newly created town of Marysville. Check signed by L. Beauchamp; 2) Treasurer of Sierra Buttes Quartz Co. signed by Gus Reis (1861); 3)Check from Bank of La Porte, (before La Porte was referred to as Rabbit Creek). State: California City: Date: 1800's