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Western Union Telegram Sent from Rough & Ready (68094)

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Western Union Telegram Sent from Rough & Ready   (68094)
SHIPPING & HANDLING: Shipping and Handling cannot be estimated prior to invoicing, based on the size and weight of your purchase. All shipping is subject to a minimum charge of $19.00. If additional shipping and handling costs are required, the buyer will be reinvoiced for the balance due. Items are not shipped until the invoice is completely paid. Many buyers purchase a number of lots. Every effort will be made to include all lots in a single shipping charge calculated to cover the weight and...
Dateline Rough & Ready Sept. 17, 1867. Sent to J. Berry in Yreka. "Will be there tonight." Signed by W.P. Trench. 5.5 x 8.5" Located in Nevada County, California. Located during the Gold Rush. The town declared its secession from the Union as "the Great Republic of Rough and Ready" on April 7, 1850, largely to avoid mining taxes, but voted to rejoin the Union less than three months later on July 4th.

Date: 1867
State/Country: California
City/County: Rough & Ready