Last Check for $800 Abraham Lincoln Wrote the Day Before He Was Assassinated Is Discovered After 150 Years

Posted by admin on Jan 16, 2012

A personal check that Abraham Lincoln wrote the day before he was assassinated is among those that were rediscovered by an Ohio bank.

The Plain Dealer in Cleveland reports that 70 checks were found in a vault at Huntington Bank’s Columbus headquarters, including checks signed by George Washington, Mark Twain, Charles Dickens and Thomas Edison. Some are being displayed at branches throughout the state.

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