Explorers & Western Americana | Checks
PAT DOLAN 1891 check bearing the rare signature of the Texas lawman Check signed: "Pat Dolan" in pencil, 7¼x2¾. Marfa, Texas, February 3, 1891. Un-numbered check, drawn on Humphris & Co. General Merchandise and Ranch Supplies. read more...
Sale Price $3,230.00
JAMES G. FAIR Irish-born "forty-niner" who became a millionaire mine owner. Printed Check signed: "James G. Fair" as Superintendent, 7½x3. Virginia (City), 1874 February 25. Gould & Curry Silver Mining Company check drawn on the Agency of The Bank of California. read more...
Sale Price $198.00
CHARLES A. LINDBERGH - CHECK ENDORSED 10/01/1919 CO-SIGNED BY: CHARLES A. LINDBERGH SR., MRS. CHARLES A. LINDBERGH SR. - HFSID 167820 Special SaleCHARLES A. LINDBERGH JR. and PARENTS The famous aviator and his parents signed this check when he just 17 years old! Partly Printed Check signed: "C.A. Lindbergh", 8x3½. Little Falls, Minn., 1919 October 1. Filled out by Charles A. Lindbergh Sr. and signed by him on front. read more...
Sale Price $3,250.00
ANNIE OAKLEY Check signed with her married name, Annie Butler, filled out by her to her grand-daughter (by adoption), with an additional note in Annie's hand on verso. Check signed: "Annie Butler", 6½x2¾. Newark, New Jersey, 1923 June 15. Check #135, drawn on the Newark & Essex Banking Co. read more...
Sale Price $17,000.00
ERNEST SHACKLETON A recently knighted national hero, but deeply in debt, the Antarctic explorer signs a 70-pound personal check. Check signed: "E. H. Shackleton", 7¾x3¾. London, 1911 November 10. read more...
Sale Price $3,570.00
PHILIP SHERIDAN He signed this check for $128, drawn on a Chicago bank, in 1871. Check signed: "P. H. Sheridan/USA", 7¼x2½. Chicago, Illinois, 1871 November 18. read more...
Sale Price $2,082.50
PHILIP SHERIDAN Near the end of his successful campaign against the Comanche and other Plains Indians, he signed this $114.50 check to a Chicago firm. Check signed: "P. H. Sheridan", 7¼x2½. Chicago, Illinois, 1875 January 21. read more...
Sale Price $1,870.00