1 Dollar, Central Bank of Tennessee, United States, 1855

Description (Brief):

One (1) dollar note

Description (Brief)

Tennessee, United States, 1855

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Covered wagon at left. In center, enslaved people loading a cart with sugarcane. At right, white workers walking.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 1 / ONE / NO. 5984 / A / THE CENTRAL BANK OF TENNESSEE WILL PAY ONE DOLLAR TO THE BEARER ON DEMAND. / NASHVILLE, JUNE 25TH 1855. / DANFORTH, WRIGHT & CO. NEW YORK & PHILADA.

Date Made: 1855

Maker: Danforth, Wright & Co.

Place Of Issue: United States: Tennessee, Nashville

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Related Publication: Doty, Richard. Pictures from a Distant Country

Credit Line: Joseph Stack

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.235062.0001Catalog Number: NU62310Serial Number: 5984Accession Number: 235062

Object Name: paper moneyobsolete bank notenote

Physical Description: paper (overall material)

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-6366-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1201045

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