Certificate of Deposit for $1500 to be invested… signed by James Sorley, April 13, 1864 [Digital Version]

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Sorely, James, Certificate of Deposit for $1500 to be invested… signed by James Sorley, April 13, 1864 (April 13, 1864)

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Title: Certificate of Deposit for $1500 to be invested… signed by James Sorley, April 13, 1864 [Digital Version]
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Author: Sorely, James
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Publication date: 2010-06-07
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Provenance: Gifts of Mr. and Mrs. James Lanier Britton, 1971.
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Source(s): Sorely, James, Certificate of Deposit for $1500 to be invested… signed by James Sorley, April 13, 1864 (April 13, 1864)
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CERTIFICATE OF DEPOSIT

DEPOSITARY'S OFFICE

No. 38 Houston, April 13th, 186 4

[Illegible: Jas. Nagle Adams] has this day deposited with
me, to be invested in 4% C. S. Coupon Registered Bonds,
Fifteen Hundred Dollars,
in C. S. Treasury Notes, Payable to his Order for the surrender
of this Certificate, with interest on Bonds from date.

[Illegible: James Sorley]
DEPOSITARY

$1500 Dolls
“News” Print Houston

[Annotator's Note: Receivable without Interest
for [Illegible: C. S. Forces] for 1864]



Rice University
Date: 2010-06-07
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