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Hingham Bank check dated 17 August 1864. It is made out to William Jacobs by Anna Jacobs for the amount of $100. A blue George Washington two cent stamp is located at the top left corner of the object.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
17 August 1864
6 7/8 X 2 5/8 inches
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Paper (Fiber product)
recto: HINGHAM BANK. / 100 DOLLS. CTS. HINGHAM, August 17 1864 / Pay to William Jacobs. or Bearer, / One Hundred Dollars /100 / No. 1 To the Cashier Anna Jacobs.
Checks--United States; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
check (bank check)
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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