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Title: United States $5.00 (five dollars) national currency

County of Origin: Waller County

Place of Issue: Hempstead

Currency Type: National Bank Note

Denomination: $5.00

Bank Issuer: The Farmers National Bank of Hempstead

Imprint: Bureau of Engraving & Printing

Bank Charter Number: 4905

Date Issued: Apr. 19, 1893.

Series: 1882 Date Back

Vignette: Recto (L) Garfield. Verso (L) ‘Washington’ (R) U. S. Capitol

Notes: This $5.00 National Bank Note was issued in Hempstead in 1893 by the Farmers National Bank of Hempstead. Bank serial number: 557. Treasury serial number: H638744.

Signatures: W. S. Rosecrans Register of the Treasury.; E. H. Nebeker Treasurer of the United States.; [illegible] Cashr.; [illegible] Prest.

Dimensions: 9 x 18 cm

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