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    Philip H. Sheridan Autograph Check Signed "P. H. Sheridan U. S. Army", Payable to and Endorsed by Henry Eugene Davies Jr. 7.25" x 2.75", printed Union National Bank of Chicago check filled in by Sheridan, Chicago, May 27, 1871. Has two cent Internal Revenue stamp adhered in upper right corner. The check is made out to Henry E. Davies Junior for $50.00. It is endorsed on the verso, "H E Davies Jr". Davies was one of Sheridan's most trusted lieutenants during the Civil War; he reached the full rank of major general of volunteers on May 4, 1865. When this check was written, Davies was assistant U.S. district attorney.

    Good-very good, lower right bottom little rough, cut cancel.

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