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Billhead for Engines for the Sutro Tunnel

Currency:USD Category:Western Americana / Collectibles - Railroad Start Price:100.00 USD Estimated At:200.00 - 400.00 USD
Billhead for Engines for the Sutro Tunnel
SOLD
275.00USDto p********n+ (68.75) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2018 Mar 18 @ 10:16UTC-7 : PDT/MST
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1873 pictorial letterhead from Porter, Bell & Company. Picture of steam engine. Sent to Adolph Sutro in Washington D. C. This would be the time frame where he was trying to get federal funds to build the Sutro Tunnel. Sutro seems to have given the OK to buy two engines (small) from this company. They have thoroughly tested the engines and are ready to ship. Date: 1873 Location: Sutro, Nevada HWAC# 58333