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Hingham Bank check dated 18 August 1864. It is made out to W. W. by William Whiton for the amount of $150.42. 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
18 August 1864
6 7/8 X 2 5/8 inches
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paper (fiber product)
recto: HINGHAM BANK. / 150 DOLLS. 42 CTS. HINGHAM, Aug 18 1864 / Pay to W W or Bearer, / One hundred fifty Dollars 42/100 / No. To the Cashier William Whiton
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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