Lot 46: Chester A. Arthur

RR Auction

2015-10-29 11:32:45


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Lot 46: Early Civil War-dated bank check, 7.25 x 3.75, filled out and signed by Arthur, "C. A. Arthur," payable to Thomas G. Davis for $125, August 8, 1864. The blue two-cent revenue stamp affixed to the upper left is also initialed in Arthur's hand, "C. A. A., Aug. 8, 1864." In fine condition, with expected cancellation slits and bank notations, and slight show-through from endorsements to reverse. During the war Arthur served in the military in various capacities, though he never saw battle. RR Auction's Fine Autographs & Artifacts Friday, 23rd October 2015 Estimate: $400-600
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