14 Shipping Receipts from Gold Era San Francisco

$ 495.00

14 Shipping Receipts from Gold Era San Francisco. 1869-1873, San Francisco Gold Era Shipping Receipts, Lot of 14, Very Fine.. This exceptional group of 14 partly printed shipping documents range in size from 3.5” x 8.5” to approx. 7.5” x 8”, and feature engraved images of sailing ships, and all with vintage typefaces. These documents include bills of lading, pilot receipts and quarantine checks for the vessel named the “Annie Fish”, bringing freight and passengers to San Francisco from 1869-1873. Some of the bills were payable in “cash”--in U.S. gold coin! (14 items).