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    Check Signed by James Madison as President, 2.5" x 7.75", $60 drawn on the Bank of Columbia and payable to "A.B.", Washington, D.C., July 7, 1813. Written entirely in Madison's hand, an attached tab on the left side is inscribed "draft on Philada favor of Robert Madison." The verso, rather than bearing a conventional endorsement, reads "Bank of Columbia" three times with the bank's name partially written an additional four times-- as if Madison was having trouble with his pen. Small splits, one of which crosses the "a" in "Madison". Overall good condition.

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    October, 2006
    12th-13th Thursday-Friday
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