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Lot 0007

Framed, "The California Gold Diggers / Song and Chorus / as sung by the / Hutchinsons and Barkers". Published by S.W. Marsh & Co., Boston. Entered in the year 1849 in the District Court of Mass. This is one of the earliest published pieces of music related to the Gold Rush, Sacramento and San Francisco, "There's plenty of gold in the world we're told on the banks of the Sacramento. Heigh ho and away we go, Digging up the gold on the Francisco." Dimensions: (sight) 11.5"h x 8.5"w; (overall) 18.75"h x 16"w . Provenance: Purchased from Bill Berger, 2014. Processing and shipping within the continental U.S. $50.00 plus 1.5% replacement cost insurance. 

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Very good. Did not examine out of frame. Witherells strives to provide as much information and photographs as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Condition statements are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Witherells. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions. Please be advised we do not provide porters nor packing material for pick ups

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California Gold Diggers, Printed 1849

Estimate $100 - $250May 29