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Checks (bank checks)

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Written orders drawn on a bank or the Treasury of the United States to pay on demand a specified sum of money to a named person, to his order, or to bearer, out of money on deposit to the credit of the writer; must be endorsed to be transferred.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Check, John Augustine Washington II to N. Herbert, 1821 May 16

 Item — Box 47, Folder: 1821.05.16
Identifier: 2018-SC-076-002
Scope and Contents

A mansucript check for cash of the Bank of Potomac, signed by John Augustine Washington II. To be paid to N. Herbert of Alexandria for dividends due on his stock.

Dates: 1821 May 16

Check, to Gideon Worth, 1797 November 11

 Item — Box 13, Folder: 1797.11.11
Identifier: A-168; W-1083
Scope and Contents

A printed bank check, completed in George Washingtons hand, made out to Gideon Worth in the amount of $103 and drawn on the Bank of Alexandria.

Dates: 1797 November 11