Robert Forsyth- American Express Receipt- May 16, 1854

Item

Title

Robert Forsyth- American Express Receipt- May 16, 1854

Description

This American Express receipt states that Robert Forsyth sent himself $2,000 on May 16, 1854 from Peoria to St. Louis. This is likely a transaction related to the "French Claims" cases. It is signed by agent William C. Boilvin.

Contributor

OWNER: Phillip Mott
PROPRIETORS: Livingston, Fargo, & Co; Wells, Butterfield & Co.

Coverage

1854-05-16
Peoria, Illinois
St. Louis, Missouri; Saint Louis
Cleveland, Ohio
Columbus, Ohio
Sandusky, Ohio
Detroit, Michigan
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Cincinnati, Ohio
Louisville, Kentucky
Toledo, Ohio
Chicago, Illinois
Toronto, Ontario
Hamilton, Ontario

Creator

William C. Boilvin

Date Created

1854-05-16

Date Submitted

2020-06-27

Identifier

2020-0043

Subject

land, french claims, Abraham Lincoln, supreme court
Receipt, train, trains

Type

image