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Memorandum of gold bullion deposited the 29th day of September 1853, at the Branch Mint of the United States at Dahlonega by R. B. Lewis, administrator

author: Dahlonega Branch Mint; Lewis, R. B.
extent: [1] p.
date: September 29, 1853
summary: Record of deposit by R. B. Lewis, administrator at the Branch Mint of the United States at Dahlonega, Georgia, dated September 29, 1853.
repository: Chestatee Regional Library System, Lumpkin County Branch
collection: Madeleine K. Anthony Collection
box: III-28
folder: 3

Lewis, R. B.
Gold mines and mining--Georgia--Dahlonega
Gold ores--Georgia--Dahlonega
Mines and mineral resources--Georgia--Dahlonega
Dahlonega Branch Mint
Bank deposits--Georgia--Dahlonega
Dahlonega (Ga.)
Lumpkin County (Ga.)

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[Note: This page is a deposit record indicating the amount, purity, and value of gold grains and currency advanced to the depositor. This page contains miscellaneous mathematical figures and calculations.; MEMORANDUM OF GOLD BULLION, deposited the 29th day of September 1853, at the Branch Mint of the United States, at Dahlonega, Georgia, by R. B. Lewis Administrator]

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