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Private Bank Check

Major collection: Hart Nautical
Named collection: Allan Forbes Collection
Object type: woodcut
Maker: Place made: United States, Massachusetts, New Bedford
Date made: 1851
Materials: ink; paper
Measurements: 8 1/4 in x 8 in
Nomenclature: business
Classification: whales

Sheet of 3 bank checks from the Cashier of the Marine Bank, New Bedford, MA. Checks numbered 1111, 1112 and 1113, made out to Allan Forbes [spelled as "Allen Forbes"] for $5 each. Dated March 9, 1851.