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National Bank Notes
ALABAMA   ILLINOIS   IOWA   MARYLAND   MASSACHUSETTS   NEVADA   NEW YORK   NORTH CAROLINA   NORTH DAKOTA   PENNSYLVANIA   TENNESSEE  

ALABAMA

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National Bank Notes Ty2 1929 $5 The Albertville NB, AL Ch#11820. A very well but evenly circulated note from this far northern Al town that had its 2 national banks chartered back to back! Ch#11819 (First NB) and this one, #11820! A most unusual situation, especially in a small AL town!
VG $100

ILLINOIS

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National Bank Notes FCP 1875 $5 The Third NB of Bloomington, IL Ch#2676. A very attractive note from this in demand central IL town. With a very late charter date of May 1, 1882, this bank issued 1875 series notes ($5, $50 and $100s), along with 1902 RSs and DBs ($10, $20s) before closing in 1911. This is one of 4 1875 $5s known, and has never been offered at auction. It is a problem free, evenly circulated note with excellent margins, good color and bold black pen sigs.
Fine $2600
National Bank Notes BB 1882 $50 The Home NB of Elgin, IL Ch#M2016. A most eye appealing example of this very tough type! Nice pen sigs and clean surfaces on this collector grade note. This is a high denom bank so several of these are known making it perfect for type.
Fine+ $3850
National Bank Notes PB 1902 $5 The American NB of Lincoln, IL Ch#3613. The second title for this bank, originally chartered as the German-American NB. Evenly circulated but the sigs are gone.
Fine $100
National Bank Notes Ty1 1929 $10 The First NB of Mackinaw, IL Ch#8732. The only bank in this Tazewell County town and it survived thru the note issuing period. A bit of light blue pencil shows to the left of the portrait. SOLD
Fine $250
National Bank Notes RS 1902 $10 The First NB of Metropolis, IL Ch#M3156. A very desirable type from this far southern IL town in Massac County. A great town name always in demand for its Superman history! Only 10 larges are listed in the T&P census: 1 BB, 1 Red Seal and 8 Blue Seals, all grading Fine+ or less! This new note has good pen sigs and even wear. The red overprint is bold and bright. A really great note for the southern IL collector. The other RS sold in 2008 for $3680. Here's another chance that many thought might never come again!
Fine $3750
National Bank Notes Ty1 1929 $10 The First NB of Peoria, IL Ch#176. A common note from this central IL town. Evenly circulated with a sharper center fold.
F-VF $50

IOWA

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National Bank Notes PB 1902 $10 The First NB of Coon Rapids, IA Ch#5514. A super town name that is sure to attract attention! Of the 17 larges listed in the T&P census, only 8 are 1902 notes, 2 of them $10s! Excellent blue pen sig of A F Greenwaldt as Cashier, black pen sig of M B Keister as Vp. The paper retains good crispness and shows just even wear. The last 3 sales at auction were for $1900+!
Fine+ $1200

MARYLAND

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National Bank Notes Ty1 1929 $20 The NB of Cockeysville, MD Ch#4496. A neat town name from just north of Baltimore. Only 6 larges are known per T&P, 2 BBs and 4 1902s. Only 1 large has sold at auction a VF 1902 in 2000 for $4400! Smalls have been offered with several higher graded notes realizing $1000+. Our note shows several small margin splits and about 10 pinholes, most along the top and bottom. If you need this town for your collection, a small is going to have to do!
Fine $650

MASSACHUSETTS

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National Bank Notes DB 1902 $5 Holyoke NB, MA Ch#N1939. Only the second 1902 $5 DB to be reported on this long serving bank from just north of Springfield MA. It has lightly stamped sigs and a close bottom margin. Evenly circulated and problem free, it has light soiling as expected at this grade level.
Fine $190

NEVADA

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National Bank Notes Ty2 1929 $5 First NB in Reno, NV Ch#7038. Appearing Gem at first glance, all we see on this deeply embossed note is a sharper corner fold at the lower right. The T&P census shows 9 AU55s, only 2 of them PPQ!
PCGSCHAU55 PPQ $1250
National Bank Notes Ty2 1929 $5 First NB in Reno, NV Ch#7038. A beautiful note that will please even the fussiest collector. In addition to the EPQ designation, PMG states "Great Embossing"!!
PMGGEM65 EPQ $1500
National Bank Notes Ty2 1929 $5 First NB in Reno, NV Ch#7038. Simply wonderful and perfect for a Gem grade state set!
PMGGEM66 EPQ $1800

NEW YORK

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National Bank Notes VB 1882 $5 The Merchants NB of Elmira, NY Ch#E5137. Only the second $5 VB reported on this Chemung County bank. Only this town and Horseheads had national banks in this southern NY county. Of the 6 banks chartered in Elmira 3 are unreported and one has only 2 larges known, making this the one bank to represent this town. This well circulated note has some staining but also good stamped sigs. The other $5 VB in VF25 sold in 2017 for $1175 - here's a chance for the underbidder!
VG-F $650

NORTH CAROLINA

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National Bank Notes Ty1 1929 $10 The First NB of Thomasville, NC Ch#8788. A most attractive and wonderfully fresh note from the Furniture Capital of the country. Also perfect to represent NC in your state set of small nationals. Just 2 light bends on this beauty.
XF-AU $350

NORTH DAKOTA

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National Bank Notes 1929 Ty 1 $10 The First NB of Belfield, ND Ch# 9539. Serial# C000001A, ex-Jorde collection. A superb note from this small 1 bank town in the SW part of the state and one of only a couple of #1 1929 notes that Glen was able to acquire over the years! We see a very light center bend on this fresh, nicely embossed note. A note that you are sure to love.
PCGSCHAU58 PPQ $2800

PENNSYLVANIA

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National Bank Notes PB 1902 $5 The First NB of Sunbury, PA Ch#E1237. A fresh and original note that features a bold blue overprint and nice stamped sigs. It issued notes for 70 years and absorbed the only other bank in town.
VF $250

TENNESSEE

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National Bank Notes Ty2 1929 $10 The Farmers NB of Winchester, TN Ch#8640. This is only the third type 2 note on this bank, the second type 2 $10. It has a fair amount of light staining on both sides that affect its look but it remains a tough note from a better state. The 2 type 2 notes offered, in 2002 and 2009, realized about $600 each. This one is priced at a better level and should attract attention from the many TN collectors out there.
VG $250