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Obverse and reverse of a ten-dollar National Bank Note

Cecil Brown (1850–1917) was an American attorney, politician, businessman, and banker in the Kingdom, Republic, and Territory of Hawaii. He was the founding president of the first national bank chartered in Hawaii. This ten-dollar National Bank Note, issued in 1900, bears Brown's signature at the bottom right of the obverse.

Banknote design credit: Office of the Comptroller of the Currency and the Bureau of Engraving and Printing; photographed by Andrew Shiva

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