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    Tazewell, TN - $10 1902 Date Back Fr. 616 The Claiborne NB Ch. # (S)7740
    This is a fantastic new discovery from one of Tennessee's fewer than ten unreported towns, with this small bank Tazewell's only issuer of National Bank Notes. Lasting only fourteen years before liquidating in 1919, it issued a miniscule number of Red Seals, a few more Date Backs, and a small number of Plain Backs before disappearing forever. In a state which historically has had more active collectors than most, this is both a charter and a town which has escaped detection until this example walked into an Iowa dealer's shop earlier this year. Luckily for collectors, it is a more than acceptable specimen with no flaws save for honest circulation. The pen signature of the Cashier is clear, the red signature of the President a bit blurred. Like any unique item, any estimate here is simply a rough guess, but if rarity and desirability are any guide, expect a realization for this Fine example somewhere in the vicinity of...

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    September, 2008
    17th-21st Wednesday-Sunday
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