Lot 181 of 419:
Reward Poster the murder of Jesse Robert Sweet  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$156
Estimate:
$250 - $350

Title:
Reward Poster for the murderer of Jesse Robert Sweet

Author:
**

Place:
[Sacramento]

Publisher:

Date:
1897

Description:
Broadsheet reward poster, 14x9½". “Whereas, on the 4th of October, A.D., 1895, about six miles North of Lake City, Modoc County, State of California, JESSE ROBERT SWEET was murdered while driving a team from Lake City to Bidwell by some person or persons unknown: Now, Therefore, I, JAMES H. BUDD, Governor of the State of California…do hereby offer a reward of $500.”

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Condition:
Typical folds, some light wear; near fine.


 
Item number:
203543
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