San Francisco: Monday Morning, April 3, 1854. Large tabloid. 4 pages. Folded; some spotting. Spine a bit ragged, but holding. Very good. Item #6321
A San Francisco newspaper published the very morning the San Francisco Mint opened its doors for business. While the opening is not discussed, the paper includes a report on page 2 regarding the deposits of gold and silver made at the Philadelphia Mint in February 1854, and the resulting coinage, noting specifically the gold that came from California.