Confederate county treasurer's check, Wythe County, Virginia, April 11, 1864

Description
This Confederate county court treasurer's check, likely printed in the field, allowed William Smyth's family to receive service benefits. Smyth served in Virginia's Forty-fifth Infantry Regiment.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
bank check
Object Type
Letterpress
Relief Processes
date made
1864-04-11
printer
Confederate States of America
Wythe County, Virginia
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 6.3 cm x 13.8 cm; 2 1/2 in x 5 7/16 in
place made
United States: Virginia
ID Number
2007.0203.02
catalog number
2007.0203.02
accession number
2007.0203
subject
Military
Cultures & Communities
Communications
Industry & Manufacturing
Printing
Civil War
Civil War Field Printing
event
Civil War
See more items in
Culture and the Arts: Graphic Arts
Civil War Field Printing
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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