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    Newly Discovered Green Bay First Charter $5

    Green Bay, WI - $5 1875 Fr. 401 The First NB Ch. # 874
    A great new discovery from this very rare Green Bay bank that issued First Charter notes only before liquidating in 1877. Prior to this evening, just three notes were in the census, two Original Series aces and a deuce, and with just $930 outstanding in 1910, the odds of any more appearing were very slim. This new addition becomes the first 1875 Series note and the first $5 to become available to collectors. With the other three pieces off the market for almost ten years, this specimen may be the only chance to acquire this rare bank for many years to come. It has a few minor edge and internal splits, but the ink colors and signatures remain quite bold and attractive. PMG Choice Fine 15 Net.

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2017
    6th-12th Wednesday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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