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Document: mka031

Letter: Sherman, Colorado to Wier Boyd, [Dahlonega, Georgia], 1881 Aug. 27


author: Hungerford, William Sumner, 1854-1904
extent: [1] p.
date: August 27, 1881
summary: Letter from W. S. Hungerford to Wier Boyd, dated August 27, 1881. Hungerford urgently reminds Boyd to send him a payment for the Cincinnati Mining Company's property and suggests various methods of delivery.
repository: Chestatee Regional Library System, Lumpkin County Branch
collection: Madeleine K. Anthony Collection
box: II-1
folder: 38

subjects:
Boyd, Wier G., 1820-1893
Gold mines and mining--Georgia--Dahlonega
Cincinnati Mining Company
Real property--Georgia--Dahlonega
Collecting of accounts--Georgia--Dahlonega
Drafts--New York
Dahlonega (Ga.)
Lumpkin County (Ga.)
Letters (correspondence)




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[ Note: [This document contains printed and handwritten text.]]
[printed text: Black Wonder Consolidated Mining Co. [Company]
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[deleted text: H. L. BRIDGMAN, Superintendent]
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[printed text: Sherman, Hinsdale Co. [County], Col. [Colorado]] [written text: Aug [August] 27][printed text: 188] [written text: 1]
Wier [Wier] Boyd Esq. [Esquire]
Dear Sir

I wrote you more than a month ago in answer to your letters stating that there was $25100 still due me on the Cinti Min. Co [Cincinnati Mining Company] s property, requesting you to send it by Drft. [Draft] or P.O. order and have not heard from you since. Wish you would send N.Y. [New York] Drft [Draft] for amount [added text: at once] or if you cannot get that send check on Banks Bros [Brothers] and send it to them to have them certify it and then forward to me


Yours Resptly. [Respectfully]
[Signed] W. S. Hungerford.

Sherman Colo. [Colorado]

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