2 Dollars, Commercial & Agricultural Bank of Texas, United States, 1837

Description (Brief):

One (1) 2 dollar note

Description (Brief)

Texas, United States, 1837

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Obverse Image: At left, men cutting up felled tree. In center, eagle with snake. At right, man on horseback roping cattle.

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Obverse Text: 2 / THE COMMERCIAL & AGRICULTURAL BANK OF TEXAS PROMISES TO PAY ON DEMAND TO _ OR BEARER TWO DOLLARS. DOS PESOS / COLUMBIA _ 18_

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Reverse Image: N/A

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Reverse Text: N/A

Date Made: 1837

Maker: Draper, Toppan, Longacre & Co.

Place Of Issue: United States: Texas

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Related Publication: Doty, Richard. Pictures from a Distant Country

Credit Line: Chase Manhattan Bank

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1979.1263.02016Accession Number: 1979.1263Catalog Number: 1979.1263.02016

Object Name: paper moneynote

Physical Description: paper (overall material)

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-77f8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1203563

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