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One uncut sheet and one partial uncut sheet of notes payable at The Rutherford Gold Co., Rutherford County, North Carolina; printed by Snyder Black & Sturn, New York; one sheet consists of four 12 1/2 cents notes, four 25 cents notes, and four 50 cents notes; other sheet consists of four 12 1/2 cents notes, one 25 cents note, one 50 cents note; first sheet 13"W x 16 3/4"H, tear through middle of top two 50 cents notes, fold lines and wrinkles, other edge tears; second sheet 13"W x 8 1/2H, fold lines and wrinkles, edge tears---Rutherford County played an important role in the North Carolina Gold Rush and was a bed of mining activity during the early 19th century. These notes are a rare reminder of this historical period. (Ref. 268)

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North Carolina Gold Rush, Rutherford Gold Co.

Estimate $200 - $400Oct 27, 2018