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    Hudsons Bay Company 5s

    UNL Pick S1096r 5s 1820
    The Hudsons Bay Company is the oldest and largest company in Canadian history. At its height, HBC covered nearly 3,000,000 square miles, as they were at the forefront of the exploration and settlement of northern and western Canada. Paper money reminders of this great company are extremely elusive. This note was signed and dated May 11, 1820 in London, shipped to York Factory, Canada, and countersigned and dated November 15, 1820. York Factory was the sprawling complex located on Hudson Bay that was in use by HBC from 1684 to 1957. This very attractive example grades Extremely Fine with full counterfoil.


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    September, 2008
    17th-21st Wednesday-Sunday
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