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Title: United States $10.00 (ten dollars) national currency

County of Origin: Nueces County

Place of Issue: Corpus Christi

Currency Type: National Bank Note

Denomination: $10.00

Bank Issuer: The Corpus Christi National Bank

Imprint: Bureau of Engraving & Printing; Treasy. Dept.

Bank Charter Number: 4423

Date Issued: Sept. 26, 1890.

Series: 1882 Brown Back

Vignette: Recto (L) Franklin and Electricity (R) America Seizing the Lightning. Verso (L) Arms of Texas (R) ‘US’

Notes: This $10.00 National Bank Note was issued in Corpus Christi in 1890 by The Corpus Christi National Bank. Bank serial number: 2159. Treasury serial number: K441026K.

Signatures: W. S. Rosecrans Register of the Treasury.; J N Huston Treasurer of the United States.; [illegible] Cashr.; [illegible] Prest.

Dimensions: 8 x 18 cm

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