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

Collection Type

  • Manuscripts

Date

1880s

GUSN

GUSN-298795

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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.

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
stationery
printers (people)
booksellers
seals (artifacts)
checks (bank checks)

Physical Description

1 check : illustration ; 3 1/4 x 11 1/4 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.111.01.04.050

Image Dimensions

3 1/4 x 11 1/4 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Gregory Smart, December 1999.

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Material Type

checks (bank checks)

Subjects

Eagles
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Elm Street (Boston, Mass.)

Description Level

Item