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    Hamilton, OH- Bank of Hamilton 25¢ June 5, 1820
    The Bank of Hamilton opened in 1818. A loan gone wrong with the Farmers & Mechanics Bank of Cincinnati drove the bank into near collapse, resulting in a virtual suspension of operations from 1821 to 1835. It was revived in 1835 with a new infusion of capital only to close its doors for good in February 1842. The fractional note is from the bank's first period of activity and is one of two known examples of any fractional denomination from the bank. It grades About Good and is backed


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