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Title: United States $20.00 (twenty dollars) national currency

County of Origin: Medina County

Place of Issue: Hondo

Currency Type: National Bank Note

Denomination: $20.00

Bank Issuer: The First National Bank of Hondo

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

Bank Charter Number: 5765

Date Issued: Mar. 25, 1901.

Series: 1882 Brown Back

Vignette: Recto (L) Battle of Lexington (R) Loyalty. Verso (L) Arms of Texas (R) ‘U. S.’

Notes: The $20.00 National Bank Note was issued in Hondo in 1901 by the First National Bank of Hondo. Bank serial number: 2276. Treasury serial number: V278639V.

Signatures: J W. Lyons Register of the Treasury.; Ellis H. Roberts Treasurer of the United States.; [illegible] Cashr.; [illegible] Prest.

Dimensions: 8 x 18 cm

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