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    Office Location Discovery Note

    Tiffin (City), OH- The Ohio Rail Road $3 Sep. 8, 1841(?) Wolka UNL
    At first glance, this appears to be a frequently encountered example from the Richmond office of the Ohio Rail Road which failed catastrophically in 1841-42. The railroad was much more efficient at getting notes into circulation than it was at laying track. A close inspection of the text leads to the discovery that this note was, in fact, payable at the office in Tiffin City (Tiffin), OH. This payment location was previously unknown and this note is presently considered unique. The note grades Fine with a bit of light staining.
    From The Wendell Wolka Collection


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