08-11-2012 08-11-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2608M Marlborough
August 11, 2012 10:00 AMCalender
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Group of Late 19th Century New Bedford, Massachusetts, Area Banking Ephemera

$474$400
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2608M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 11, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Group of Late 19th Century New Bedford, Massachusetts, Area Banking Ephemera, a large binder and several sleeves containing canceled checks from various banks in the Fairhaven/New Bedford, area from the years 1864-99, including Fairhaven Bank, National Bank of Fairhaven; Citizens National Bank, The National Bank of Commerce; and Merchants National Bank of New Bedford, two checkbook ledgers with blank "National Exchange Bank, Boston" checks, a ledger with blank First National Mining Company stock transfer certificates; two 1886 telegrams between two notable lawyers and statesmen Ralph W. Ellis of Springfield, Massachusetts and Charles W. Clifford of New Bedford; and two blank logbooks.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

New Bedford, Massachusetts, National Bank of Fairhaven, Fairhaven Bank, First National Mining Company, Merchants National Bank of New Bedford, Citizens National Bank, Exchange Bank, Charles W. Clifford, Ralph W. Ellis