Lot 24: Rare 1935 AMELIA EARHART Signed Check Historic American Aviation Pioneer
Historic Autographs, Civil War Encased Postage Stamps, Colonial, Revolutionary War, Federal Era, Coins, Currency, Medals
December 10, 2016
Rancho Santa Fe, CA, USALive Auction
Rare 1935 "Amelia Earhart" Aviation Pioneer Signed Check
AMELIA EARHART (1897-1937). Historic American Aviation Pioneer; First Woman To Cross The Atlantic In An Airplane.
July 12, 1935-Dated, Partially-Printed Document Check Signed, "Amelia Earhart," drawn on The Fifth Avenue Bank of New York, 6.25" x 2.75", Choice Very Fine. Being a personal check made out to Hollywood Laundry in the amount of $3.74. Punch cancelled with the bank's monogram "FAB PAID." Cancellation does run through her signature is several spots, and yet her autograph remains still quite crisp and legible.