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    Alexander Gardner Check Signed "Alex. Gardner". 7.5" x 3", blue check stock paper, Washington, D.C., April 27, 1881. The noted Civil War photographer endorses a check as Secretary of the Masonic Mutual Relief Association of the District of Columbia. The check is drawn on Riggs & Co. in the amount of $1,085.04, is made payable to Rebecca J. Ashby. The check also bears the endorsements of two other officers of the group, Thomas Dowling and John E. Herrell. The check bears the usual perforated cancellations.

    Condition: Flattened folds, with some slight wear at the corners. Some adhesive residue at the top two corners on verso. It has a small tear in the center; else it is in very good condition.


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    May, 2019
    14th Tuesday
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