1847 BRAIDED HAIR 1C MS67 Brown
GEM! N-22. SOLE HIGHEST GRADED. SOME RED APPARENT.
In 1847, Commodore Robert Stockton appointed John Fremont as the Military Governor of California. Fremont, a fame explorer of the age, would go on to become one of the first two senators from California when it gained statehood. This 1847 braided hair cent recalls the organizing of the territory of California during the Mexican-American War.