1823 Signed Stephen Allen Mayor of the City of New York. Americana - 19th Century - New York City - Stephen Allen.
1823 Signed Stephen Allen Mayor of the City of New York

1823 Signed Stephen Allen Mayor of the City of New York

New York, NY: Not Published, 1823. F. Partially printed salary order for John Curtis, for coach hire, made out from the Treasurer of the City of New-York, at the Mechanics' Bank. Signed by the Mayor, Stephen Allen (1767-1852) Mayor of New York for three terms from December 1821 through 1824 and who died in the Henry Clay Steamboat tragedy. Counter-signed by the city clerk, the city comptroller and by Curtis on the back of the check. Approx. 4" x 6" size; with a bit of job-printing ornamentation. Light wear, darkening; with the old-style 'x' cancellation-cut, unobtrusive. In very good condition and interesting City of New York political history ephemera. Item #26432

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