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    Overland Mail Company Receipt for Fare Paid Document, Utah Territory, 1865. One page, partly-printed, November 21, 1865, S[alt] L[ake] City, "Office of the Overland Mail Company". "Received of Gen G. H. Roberts" $165 "in full of fare to Sacramento in coach leaving Nov. 21st. 1865." Written in red ink across the page, "100 lbs. extra Baggage to Va $75.00..." Signed by agent. Printed in San Francisco by Town & Bacon. Has a pen-canceled two cent Internal Revenue Bank Check stamp affixed at upper left. Measures approximately 8" x 3.75".

    Condition: Very fine.


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    January, 2009
    23rd-25th Friday-Sunday
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