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    John Burke Courtesy Autographed B5* Fr. 362

    John Burke Courtesy Autographed Low Serial Number B5* Fr. 362 $5 1891 Treasury Note PMG Choice Uncirculated 64 EPQ.
    John Burke, Treasurer of the United States from 1913-21, courtesy autographed this note above the engraved signature of one of his predecessors, E.H. Nebeker. This strictly original $5 is also blessed with low matching serial number 5. Only four single-digit serial numbers for this Friedberg number are enumerated in the census and these are also the only serial numbers known below 88641. The last time we can document that this note made a public appearance at a brick-and-mortar auction house is when it appeared as lot number 163 in the Barney Bluestone auction of March 19, 1949, realizing $17. Times have certainly changed after 66 years.


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