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Two Bay Area Telegraph Receipts w/ Envelopes (Alvarado & San Jose) (60165)

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Two Bay Area Telegraph Receipts w/ Envelopes (Alvarado & San Jose)  (60165)
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1) Rare telegram and envelope for the Bay & Coast Telegraph Company. Dateline San Francisco, 10/9/1886. Sent to SP Harvey of Alvarado. "Ship your chevalier farley to Alameda point. Have it there Monday night." Signed Lowrie & Steeler. 2) Western Union telegram and envelope. Sent from San Jose, Cala., 8/25/1874. Sent to Dr. Thomas Flint, care Britton & Gray, Washington. Message is about reducing price of Panamint(?) mail if necessary to secure it and that Stewart & Jones will telegraph to secure Bakersfield and Tehachahi[sic.] mail. Signed by W. Buckley.

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State: California
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Date: 1874 & 1886