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The BoC 1954 Modified $5 note


The "Modified" $5 bill is black with blue tint.
It displays an early portrait of Queen Elizabeth II on the face side and a view of Otter Falls, mile 995, Alaska Highway on the back.

(B) denotes bills printed by the British American Bank Note Company.
(C) denotes bills printed by the Canadian Bank Note Company.

Cat. No. Signatures
BC-39a Beattie-Coyne (B)
BC-39aA Beattie-Coyne (B) replacement
BC-39a-i Beattie-Coyne (C)
BC-39aA-i Beattie-Coyne (C) replacement
BC-39b Beattie-Rasminsky
BC-39bA Beattie-Rasminsky replacement
BC-39c Bouey-Rasminsky
BC-39cA Bouey-Rasminsky replacement


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