Sylvester's Bank-note and Exchange Manual

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S.J. Sylvester, 1833 - Bank notes - 32 pages
 

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Page 3 - ... extends across the front of the portico, nearly in a line with the front of the building. The columns support an entablature of about six feet in height, upon which rests the third story, making a height of about 60 feet from the ground.
Page 3 - The columns support an entablature of about six feet in height, upon which rests the third story, making a height of about 60 feet from the ground. On each side of the portico is a passage through the basement story to the Post Office and Exchange-street.
Page 3 - Insurance offices — that on the right to the Niagara Company, and that on the left to the Union. Immediately in the rear of the former, the office of the National Insurance Company is located, and the rooms in the rear of the latter are occupied by the editors of the Daily Advertiser. Both have doors communicating...
Page 3 - Wall street, of 115 feet, and is three stories high, exclusive of the basement, which is considerably elevated. Its southwest front in Exchange-street is 114 feet long, and three stories high, including the basement, which is only one step above the pavement. The Wall-street front is the principal one and is built entirely of white Westehester marble.
Page 3 - In the second story is a saloon for auction sales ; also a room for the Board of Brokers and the Chamber of Commerce. The building was begun on the first of April 1825, and completed in July 1827. The i'Un fur whollv that of Mr.
Page 2 - ... for by many of his patrons in preference to a Newspaper. From his experience for many years as an EXCHANGE BROEER, and as the publisher of
Page 3 - ítscending to the portico, three doors open to the vestibule in front, while one on either hand opens into Insurance offices, Sic.
Page 13 - Thn tace in the viírneiie is not sufficiently expressive, and the eyes are too round and full.
Page 15 - Nov. 1, 1823—Observe in the bad notes the letter t in the words ' to pay
Page 2 - Public as a convenient manual for business men generally, and it will be found a safe. guide on the subject of the value of BANE NOTES, as well as a Detector of COUNTERFEIT BILLS and the RATES of EXCHANGE.

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