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    Theodore Roosevelt Signed Check. 6.5" x 2.25". July 8, 1911. A check for $5.00 made payable to the "Holland Society of New York"; drawn on the Astor Trust Company of New York. According to the 1919 Year Book of the Holland Society of New York, which includes Roosevelt's obituary, he was of the seventh generation in America. The family had played prominent roles in both the commercial and public life under Dutch and English rule. The Holland Society was founded in 1885, and his uncle, Robert B. Roosevelt is listed among its founding members. This check is likely Roosevelt's membership dues. Slight wear to one corner and punch cancelled not effecting signature, else very good. Matted and framed with a photograph to an overall size of 13" 20.5"

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    April, 2011
    8th-9th Friday-Saturday
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