Check of Jewish-Owned Cochise County Bank in Tombstone Sends Money to and from Jewish Merchants

March 14, 1885

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Check of Jewish-Owned Cochise County Bank in Tombstone Sends Money to and from Jewish Merchants
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1 page | SMC 1924

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      This check, issued by the Jewish-owned Cochise County Bank in Tombstone, Arizona Territory, sees one A. Cohen send to Jewish tobacconists Esberg, Bachman in San Francisco, the sum of one hundred and fifty dollars.


      Check Signed, partially printed and accomplished in autograph, 1 page, oblong narrow octavo, drawn on the Cochise County Bank, Tombstone, Arizona - but bearing the printed address of the Bank of California, San Francisco - on March 14, 1885, signed by the cashier, Albert Springer.

      On verso, “A. Cohen & Bros” has endorsed the check to San Francisco tobacconists “Esberg, Bachman and Co,”, which in turn has, in autograph, deposited the money with the First National Bank of San Francisco.
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