Lot 93 of 539:
Hotel register from Towle Hotel, Placer County  

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Title:
Register for the Towles Hotel
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Place:
Towle, CA
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Date:
1899-1905
Description:

5 volumes. 45.6x29 cm. (18x11¼"), three-quarter red leather with black cloth. Ledgers from the Hicks-Judd Co. in San Francisco.

Hotel Register from the Towles Hotel in Towle, California, in Placer County. Later entries list F.A. Nutt as proprietor. Towle is an unincorporated community in Placer County, 2 miles from Dutch Flat, which was once one of the richest gold mining locations in California. Ledgers date from July 3, 1899 - May 28, 1900; May 29, 1900 - April 30, 1901; May 1, 1901 - January 31, 1902; December 7, 1902 - November 23, 1903; November 26, 1903 - February 8, 1905.

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Condition:
Various states of wear; many missing spines, severe mold and water damage, toning; overall poor.
 
Item number:
315631
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