1842 US 5 Dollar Note ($5).
-Issued by the Madison & Indianapolis Rail Road Company, by the authority of the General Assembly of the State of Indiana.
-Handwritten date of October 18, 1842.
-Text states 'Based on Real-Estate'.
-Text states 'Will receive this note from the holder for Five Dollars in the entry and payment for any tract of land belonging to said company.'
-Signed by the Secretary and President of the railroad company, and by the Treasurer of the state.
-Three punch holes used to cancel this note when it was redeemed.
-Condition: Ungraded; three vertical folds; three punch holes.