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American River Water and Mining Company bond 1862  

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$500 bond from the American River Water and Mining Company

American River Water and Mining Company

[Folsom, CA]

American River Water and Mining Company



$500 bond, printed on fragile paper in black and red. 26x36 cm (10x14"). With manuscript notes on verso.

Bond Number 62 for $500. To B. F. Hastings, trustee. Signed by A. T. Arrowsmith and C.T.H. Palmer (Folsom CA First Assey Office & Wells Fargo Agent).



The American River Water and Mining Company was formed in 1854 to build a ditch to divert water from the North Fork of the American River. The North Fork Ditch was dug from 1854-1856, and provided water for drinking, irrigation and mining operations to areas that are now Northeast Folsom.

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Creases from folds, some general wear and toning, edgewear with some minor chips and tears; very good.

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