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4 checks drawn on the London & San Francisco Bank, 1878; paid to San Joaquin & K. R. Canal & Irrigation, Watsonville Mill & Lumber, M. J. Hull, and M. Korn; 43 checks drawn imprinted Miller & Lux Incorporated, dated from September to October, 1911, most handstamped 'SOUTHERN RANCHES', to various individuals for services or employment rendered such as G. H. Coker, Riveter at Dragline Excavation, Goste Mavros, Dairyman, Luizi Debortoli, Weed Burner, Wm. Whittaker, Range Rider, J. Howell, Roustabout, etc.,etc,. More sepecfic locations of the work are also stamped on the checks, i.e. Buttonwillow, Deep Wells, Carn Camp, Slaughterhouse, ec. Engraved billheads include Dippel Wagon & Carriage, T. John Culley, Horse Shoer, Wightman Brothers, San Francisco Gas Light, Peter Henderson, Seedsmen & Florists (New York 1892), etc., All but one (1886 draft to Chapin Commercial Co) are dated 1884. Tanning to extremities of 3 of the London & S. F. checks; tanning stains to Henders billhead, else very clean.
Title: Collection of Miller & Lux Ephemera including 47 checks; 9 miscellaneous billheads, 2 receipts, all with related suppliers, businesses.
Publisher: California, 1878;1911
lbs: 2.00 lbs
Seller ID: 10221
Keywords: Western Americana, Cattle, Business & Economics, IOBA 2