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Check sample, eagle holding arrows, shield, olive branch, Fred. W. Barry, stationer and bookseller, Washington, corner of Elm Street, Boston, Mass., 1880s

EP001.01.111.01.04.050 (RS190614)

Description

The left side of the check has a form with lines to record "On," "For," "Date," "Time," "Due," "No." and "$." The United States seal is displayed in the image with an eagle holding arrows, a shield and an olive branch.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1880s
Physical Description
1 check : illustration ; 3 1/4 x 11 1/4 inches
Dimensions
3 1/4x 11 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Gregory Smart, December 1999.
GUSN
298795
Reference Code
EP001.01.111.01.04.050

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
booksellers
business (commercial function)
printers (people)
seals (artifacts)
stationery
Material Type
checks (bank checks)
Subjects
Eagles
Elm Street (Boston, Mass.)
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

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