1869 Havana New York Check Signed By Civil War Soldier
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1869 Havana New York Check Signed By Civil War Soldier:
1869 bank check from the Second National Bank, Havana, New York. Cut canceled and grades VF, R-6 revenue stamp. Indian vignette @ L. Signed at the lower R by "Charles Weller" (1839-1908) who served as a 1st Lt., Co. H, 107th New York Infantry in the Civil War. Weller wrote several letters to his future wife during the war, these letters served as the basis for a book published by their grandson William Walton titled "A Civil War Courtship" (Doubleday, 1980). Nice piece of NY history. $1.50 P/H