Lot #106
North Pole: Richard E. Byrd and Floyd Bennett

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Estimate: $200+

Description

Ink signatures, “R. E. Byrd, Jr.” and “Floyd Bennett” on the reverse of an unused 6.25 x 2.75 Chase National Bank check. In fine condition, with several vertical folds. A desirable pairing of the first men to fly to the North Pole; Floyd, who died at the age of 37 from pneumonia, is exceedingly rare.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autographs and Artifacts
  • Dates: #602 - Ended February 10, 2021