History, Information, and Value of New Orleans, LA, Walton, Walker, & Co Double Sided Text Hard Times Token
Value of New Orleans, Louisiana, Walton, Walker, And Co Double Sided Text Hard Times Token
This Token Came From – Walton, Walker & Co. Hardware Store
This token typically receives the Hard Times Designation of HT-129.
The obverse text reads “Walton, Walker & Co, Importers of And Dealers In Hardwares and Ship Chandlery, No. 17 New Levee New Orleans, 1836” and the reverse text reads “Fine Cutlery Guns, Pistols Iron Nails, Castings Duponts Powder Mill Stones & C. & C. & C.” The obverse and reverse of the token are both filled with text.
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