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Title: United States $50.00 (fifty dollars) national currency

County of Origin: Milam County

Place of Issue: Cameron

Currency Type: National Bank Note

Denomination: $50.00

Bank Issuer: The First National Bank of Cameron

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

Bank Charter Number: 4086

Date Issued: Aug. 2, 1889.

Series: 1882 Brown Back

Vignette: Recto (L) Washington Crossing the Delaware (R) Victory. Verso (L) Arms of Texas (R) ‘U. S.’

Notes: This $50.00 National Bank Note was issued in Cameron in 1889 by the First National Bank of Cameron. Bank serial number: 303. Treasury serial number: A671181E.

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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