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    New Orleans, LA- State of Louisiana/New Orleans, Mobile and Chattanooga Rail Road Company $1000 Bond Apr. 24, 1871 Very Fine.
    The bond is signed by Louisiana Governor, H(enry) C(lay) Warmoth, who served from 1868-72. Carpetbagger Warmoth was probably the youngest governor in United States history at age 26. In 1872 he was impeached, but a trial was not held. He stabbed a newspaperman to death with a pocketknife in 1874. There are 75 attached coupons remaining.

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