September 04, 2020 12:00 PM EDT Cincinnati
Ends September 14, 2020


12

Pay Orders from Franklinton, OH, 1814

Lot of 34. Possibly associated with War of 1812 since they are for large amounts of flour, beef, soap, etc . One dated Oct. 11, 1814 for 24 barrels of flour, another dated Oct. 12, 1814 for 470 pounds of flour, and another with no month for 638 pounds of flour. Dates include: July 2, July 14 (2), July 16, July 20, July 21 (2), July 23, July 26, Aug. 1 (2), Aug. 2, Aug. 12, Aug. 13, Aug. 15, Aug. 16, Aug. 17, Aug. 19, Aug. 24, Sept. 1, Sept. 7, Sept. 21, Sept. 22, Sept. 26, Sept. 27, Oct. 5*, Oct. 5, Oct. 7, Oct. 11, Oct. 12, Nov. 5, Dec, 9(?), 27 No Month, 1814 and January 21, 1815.

All are signed "Joseph Cowgill for Jacob Fowler & Co." (sometimes spelled Fowller) except the Oct. 5* signed by Samuel Newell. Franklinton was the first town settled in Franklin Co., Ohio, and was eventually annexed by Columbus when the latter grew to become the state capital.

Condition:

As expected.

Estimate: $100 - $200
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$100
09/04/2020

 

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