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    Virginia City, Nevada Territory- R.F. Morrow at Paxton & Thornburgh, Bankers $100; $200 checks
    Payable at Paxton & Thornborough, Bankers, these two checks were issued during the Civil War when Nevada was still a territory. The payer is R.F. Morrow, who is listed in an 1864 City Directory as the Superintendent of the Savage Mining Company. PCGS has graded the $100 check Choice New 63, noting a faint red stamp cancellation while the $200 check is graded Apparent About New 53 with mention of a small edge tear in the top margin just to the right of the "T." in "N.T." as well as the faint red stamp cancellation. Both checks are ex John J. Ford, Jr. Collection.


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    October, 2016
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