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    The Tombstone and Arizona Territory Collection

    Important 1882 Tombstone Petition to the City Council, Signed by C. S. Fly and other Prominent Businessmen. The petition expresses opposition to building a proposed sewer along Fremont Street. Various reasons are presented before getting to the heart of the matter: "[The sewer] would cost more money than the people owning property along its proposed line could possibly pay in the present depressed condition of business and while staggering under a burden of taxations for Territorial County and City purposes..."

    Signers include Wyatt Earp enemy James Reilly, well-liked businessman Frank B. Austin, and James Clark. The very first signer: famed Tombstone photographer C. S. Fly. Excellent condition, measuring 8.25" x 27.5". Great for display.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2016
    11th Saturday
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