Title: United States $5.00 (five dollars) national currency
County of Origin: El Paso County
Place of Issue: El Paso
Currency Type: National Bank Note
Bank Issuer: The State National Bank of El Paso
Imprint: Continental Bank Note Co. New York
Bank Charter Number: 2521
Date Issued: May 25th, 1881.
Vignette: Recto (L) Discovery of Land by Columbus (R) Introduction of the Old World to the New. Verso (L) Arms of Texas (C) Landing of Columbus (R) 'US'
Notes: This $5.00 National Bank Note was issued in El Paso in 1881 by the First National Bank of El Paso. Bank serial number: 3944. Treasury serial number: Y224422.
Signatures: G. W. Scofield Register of the Treasury.; Jas Gilfillan Treasurer of the United States.; [illegible] Cashr.; [illegible] Prest.
Dimensions: 8 x 18 cm
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