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  • Object: Teller’s Cage

    Sep 27, 2018

    I-0198e Teller’s Cage American Date: 20th Century Materials: Metal, wood The teller’s cage at the Institute of Texan Cultures would likely have been used in a bank lobby, connected to several other teller cages. The teller’s cage is made up [...]

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  • Object: Change Note

    Sep 25, 2018

    2010.2.1 Currency American Texas Date: 1841 Material: Paper This item is a $1.00 change note issued by the Republic of Texas in 1841. This particular type of currency consisted of low denomination ‘change notes’, which were commonly redeemed for larger [...]

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  • Object: Stationery

    Sep 25, 2018

    I-0005a Stationery American Fredericksburg, TX Date: ca. 1900 Materials: Paper This artifact is a single sheet of stationery used by the Bank of Fredericksburg in Texas. The seal, dated with the year 1900 in the upper left corner of the [...]

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  • Object: Change Note

    Sep 25, 2018

    2010.2.3 Currency American Texas Date: 1840 Material: Paper By Ch1902 (Own work) [GFDL (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html) or CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/)%5D, via Wikimedia Commons This $3.00 change note of Republic of Texas was issued in Austin on April 25, 1840. Its serial number is [...]

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