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    Martin Van Buren Check Signed "M. Van Buren". A check, 6.75" x 2.75", drawn on the Bank of Kinderhook [New York], June 7, 1856, made out to "R. Graves" in the amount of forty-four dollars and ninety-six cents. The check is endorsed by "Richard Graves" on verso. Van Buren was born in the village of Kinderhook and was nicknamed "Old Kinderhook". He later bought an estate there, Lindenwald, where he eventually retired and died in 1862. The cancellation cut is near the center-right of the check, away from the signature. Very good condition.

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    4th-5th Wednesday-Thursday
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