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checkbooks

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Books containing blank checks on a bank.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Chapin Dewing Collection

 Collection
Identifier: RH-A-3412
Scope and Contents The documents in this collection are dated to the years 1918-1950. The majority of papers in this collection come from business and financial transactions, including sales receipts, checks, checkbooks, bank statements, and correspondence related to finances other business matters.

Check Book #3, ca. 1891

 Item — Box 60: [31141019224489], Object: 3
Scope and Contents Edward K. Warren was born in Vermont in 1847 and moved to Three Oaks in Berrien County, Michigan in 1858 with his parents. In 1883, Edward established the Warren Featherbone Company after recognizing a market for improved corset materials. After securing a patent, Edward began producing "featherbone," an alternative to pricey and frail whalebone. Featherbone was made from pointer feathers discarded by regional feather duster factories. Warren opened his first featherbone factory in Three Oaks....