Amos A. Lawrence endorsed this check dated December 16, 1844. Lawrence was a, prominent 19th century philanthropist and abolitionist. A supporter of John Brown, Lawrence took an early interest in the development of Kansas. He financed the founding of the Univerity of Kansas, and the town of Lawrence, Kansas is named for him. His farm became the campus of Boston College. Your order includes an autograph reproduction of the reverse of this check showing the autograph endorsement of Amos Lawrence. This Amos Lawrence autograph reeproduction would look great in an album or display for your home or office.