Check to SNCC from James Baldwin

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Written by
Baldwin, James, American, 1924 - 1987
Received by
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, American, 1960 - 1970s
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
L x W: 2 3/4 x 6 3/16 in. (7 x 15.7 cm)
Type
checks
Place depicted
214 Broadway, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date
September 23, 1962
Description
A Chase Manhattan Bank check belonging to James Baldwin, made payable to the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee on September 23, 1962 in the amount of $150.00. The check is endorsed on the recto by Paul Brooks of the Chicago Branch of SNCC.
Transcription Center Status
Transcribed by digital volunteers
Topic
African American
Civil rights
Literature
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of The Baldwin Family
Object number
2011.99.45
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
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Classification
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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