Bank of United States Check signed Jeremiah Wadsworth. Army officer; Member of the U. House of Representatives; Business executive.
A successful merchant, Wadsworth was appointed to a number of commissary-general posts beginning in 1775. He served as the commissary-general of the Continental Army, 1778-79, during which time Washington wrote that, thanks to Wadsworth, supplies had been good and ample. At the request of Rochambeau, Wadsworth served as commissary-general for the French troops until the close of the war. After the war, Wadsworth helped found, or was a director of, organizations such as the Bank of North America in Philadelphia, the United States Bank, and the Bank of New York. 6 1/4" x 2 1/2".
Accomplished by Wadsworth and signed by him as maker. Usual bank cut cancellation, all paper intact.The item "Bank of United States Check signed Jeremiah Wadsworth" is in sale since Wednesday, April 10, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Autographs\Historical". The seller is "scottwinslow" and is located in Bedford, New Hampshire. This item can be shipped to United States.