Many of the papers were receipts and bills from concerning the operation of his saloon and various businesses, but one box in particular seemed to pertain more to his personal life. The dealer contacted the historical society, who were immediately interested and agreed to purchase the complete contents of the chamber.

It was indeed the personal effects that proved to be most valuable.

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