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Scott Number: R155 Collection Reference No. for Communications: 5183
Denomination/Type: 2c pink Washington, type III, blue large I.R. overprint, perf. 12
Estimated Retail Value: $ 10.00 What is this?
Cancel Method: Manuscript
Cancel Date: July 13, 1898
Cancel or Company Type: Manufacturer/Industrial Trade
Company: Arena Publishing Co.
The earliest typewritten check I have seen. During this period, checks were almost exclusively handwritten.
If you have any information or comments about this cancel or stamp, please email me.