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Stearns Gold and Silver Mining Company Stock

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Stock & Bond - Mining Start Price:200.00 USD Estimated At:400.00 - 700.00 USD
Stearns Gold and Silver Mining Company Stock
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Stearns Mining Company, stock issued to Stearns, Stearns was the superintendent and Stearns was the founder of the important Clyde Ledge! # 13 for 25 shares. Signed by James S Pond and president G Cushing. Datelined San Francisco 1863. Incorporated October 20, 1863. Location: Umatilla Ledge, Reese River Mining District. Pinholes left. Glue residue from stamp. Very fine condition. 25c Power of Att'y Revenue Stamp. Not cancelled. Ornate logo and border, no vignette. Printed by Kenny & Alexander, SF. Pinholes left side. No edge, corner or discoloration issues. A. K. Stearns was an original discoverer of the Clyde Ledge in the Amador Mining District. The oldest mining district in eastern Nevada. The Amador portion, 6 miles north of Austin around New York Canyon, joined and was later incorporated into the Reese River district. Stearns was a trustee of the Butte Gold & Silver mine. He was also a superintendent of the Stearns Gold & Silver mine in this same area. Pond was a secretary of several Austin, Nevada mining companies. In 1876, with the help of London backers, he purchased a large acreage of mining land on the Feather River. He became the superintendent of the Tsabinda Mine. Prag Collection State: Nevada City: Reese River Date: 1863 HWAC# 84523