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    James Fenimore Cooper Check Signed "J. Fenimore Cooper". 5.75" x 2.25", Cooperstown, New York; October 29, 1837. Check No. 119, making a payment of $70.00 to Peter Becker. The check has been stamped "Paid at the Otsego Cty Bank" in red ink. The check is matted along with an engraving of Cooper to the overall size of 11" x 13.25".

    Cooper (1789-1851) was a famed American author, best known for writing Last of the Mohicans. Cooperstown was founded by his father in 1786.

    Condition: The check is lightly toned in places, with slightly uneven edges. Else Good.


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    May, 2019
    14th Tuesday
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