Sources of Handwriting and Signatures

A

Accounts: charge, time payments
Address: change of address forms
Adoption records
Affidavits
Agreements
Applications: credit, employment, insurance, loans, membership, money orders, passes, passports, permits, superannuation, utility services
Assignments
Autograph books
Authorisations

B

Bank: deposit slips, safe deposit receipts, notes, savings accounts, signature cards, term deposits, trust authorisation, withdrawal slips, cheques
Bibles
Bids
Bills of lading, sale
Birth records
Bonds
Book end papers, fly-leaves
Books
Business records

C

Cards: birthday, Christmas, florist, get well, gift, greeting, pledge, school report, signature, credit, identification, clubs/lodges, unions
Charters
Cheques
Child Support: agreements and receipts
Chits
Charge receipts
Church records
Club records, minutes
Community records
Contracts
Corporate records
Correspondence
Court records
Credit card receipts
Credit records
Currency exchange records

D

Declarations
Deed-Poll: change of name form
Deeds
Defence Force records
Depositions
Direct debit request
Diplomas
Discharge papers
Divorce papers
Drafts
Deduction authorisations

E

Educational books, notes and records
Electoral roll
Endorsements
Entry: contest, fair
Envelopes: collection, self addressed, ret. rcts.
Estimates

F

Family Law documents
Financial Planning documents
Fingerprint records

G

Guardianship papers

H

Hospital records: admission, release, consent, insurance, assignm.

I

Immigration: applications and correspondence
Insurance: applications, drafts/claims, reinstate, release
Interrogatories
Introductions
Investment accounts
Invitations
Invoices

L

Labels
Lay-buys
Leases
Legal documentation
Letters
Licence: driver’s, truck, motorbike, forklift, bus, chauffeur, taxi, pilot’s, business, fishing/hunting, gun, marriage, privilege

M

Maintenance agreements
Marriage certificates
Medical records
Memoranda
Microfilmed records
Military records
Minutes
Mortgages/releases
Money orders

N

Naturalisation papers
Nomination of beneficiary form
Notes
Negotiable instruments

O

Options
Order: merchandise, money, purchase, railroad, repair

P

Passes
Passports
Paychecks
Payrolls
Payroll deduction authority
Pay envelope receipts
Pawnshop records
Personnel records
Petitions
Photocopy records
Pleadings
Pledge cards
Postal cards
Postal savings records
Power of attorney
Prescriptions
Probate records
Proxies

R

Real estate listings
Receipts: money, rent, package, express mail, freight, refunds, storage, telegrams, property, registered mail, witness fees
Requests
Receipted bills
Receipts: delivery, bank, statement, merchandise
Record: attendance, cemetery, bank, employment tax
Register: building, church, convention, exhibit, funeral, guests, hotel, library, museum, prescription, plant, poison purchase, visitor
Releases
Rental purchases or agreements
Requisitions: store, tool, supply, etc.
Report: accident, administrator, committee, credit, executor, trustee
Return: election, postal, summons, tax
Rolls

S

Sales dockets or vouchers
Stock certificates, transfers
Security deposits
Service company correspondence
Subpoenas

T

Tax returns
Testimony (signed)
Time sheets
Titles: property
Transfers
Travelers Cheques
Trust deeds

U

Union records/cards

V

Voting records

W

Waivers
Warrants
Welfare records
Wills: testator/witness
Withdrawal slips
Withholding forms

Obtaining Samples

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