Last Update: Nov. 22, 2001 .Navigation:. Main Menu .. Poe's Docs
[Text: Edgar Allan Poe, four receipts for money received from George Rex Graham - September 25, 1841 - March 31, 1842.]


 
[[Receipt I:]]

Sep 25th 184[[1]]. Recd of Geo. R. Graham Thirty Three Doll[[ar]]s and fifty Cents on acct of editing Magazine.

..................................................... Edgar A Poe

[[Receipt II:]]

Oct 13,/41. Recd of Geo. R. Graham Sixty Dollars and Ninety Cents on acct of editing Magazine.

..................................................... Edgar A Poe

[[Receipt III:]]

February 28th 1842. Recd of Mr. G. R. Graham Fifty eights [[eight]] Dollars, in full for salary as Editor, up to this date.

..................................................... Edgar A Poe

[[Receipt IV:]]

March 31st 1842. Recd of Mr. G. R. Graham Fifty eight dollars in full for salary, up to this date.

..................................................... Edgar A Poe
 
 


[These four receipts are preserved in the Koester Collection at the University of Texas at Austin. In his catalogue of the collection, Joseph Moldenhauer describes these items as: "Black ink on both sides of a scrap of yellowed white paper 3 3/16 by 4 7/16 inches" (1973, p. 79, item 94). The final two receipts were published in the American Clipper for March 1940.]

~~~ End of Text ~~~

[S:0]