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United States $1.00 (one dollar) national currency

Title: United States $1.00 (one dollar) national currency


County of Origin: Harris County


Place of Issue: Houston


Currency Type: National Bank Note


Denomination: $1.00


Bank Issuer: The National Exchange Bank of Houston


Imprint: American Bank Note Co. N. Y.


Bank Charter Number: 2092


Date Issued: October 15th, 1873.


Series: Original Series


Vignette: Recto (C) Concordia. Verso (L) Arms of Texas (C) 'Landing of the Pilgrims' (R) 'U. S.'


Notes: This $1.00 National Bank Note was issued in Houston in 1873 by the National Exchange Bank of Houston. Bank serial number: 209. Treasury serial number: D689926. Charter number obtained from: Standard Catalog of United States Paper Money by Chester L. Krause and Robert F. Lemke.


Signatures: John Allison Register of the Treasury.; F. E. Spinner Treasurer of the United States.; [illegible] Cashr.; [illegible] Prest.


Dimensions: 8 x 18 cm


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Taken on October 15, 1873