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Territorial Virginia City Check Issued to Assayer DW Balch (113536)

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Territorial Virginia City Check Issued to Assayer DW Balch  (113536)
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Stateler & Arrington, Bankers, check No. 76. Issued to DW Balch on May 28, 1864. Signed by Charles Bonner (as supt for the Gould & Curry). Not signed by Balch on reverse. Bold S&A cancel in red. Two cent revenue stamp at upper left. Balch would go on to have his own assay operation in Virginia City. At this time, he is listed by Collins as a clerk at the Gould & Curry mill.

Date: 1864
Country if not USA:
State: Nevada
City: Virginia City
Provenance: Fred Holabird Collection