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    Honduras Swan Island Company 25¢ 1.6.1867 Pick UNL.
    The Swan Islands are located approximately 110 miles off the Caribbean coast of Honduras. In the 1840s, an American company began exporting guano-based fertilizer and in 1856 the United States claimed the islands. The status of the islands remained in dispute before the United States finally ceded control to Honduras in 1972. This note was issued by the fertilizer company in 1867, presumably to pay for its general obligations and expenses on the islands. PMG Very Fine 25. This is the first appearance of any notes from this issuer in any of our auctions.


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