2 Dollars, Deposit Savings Association of Mobile, Mobile, Alabama, 1870

Description (Brief):

One (1) 2 dollar note, Deposit Savings Association of Mobile

Description (Brief)

Mobile, Alabama, 1870

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Image of an African American man with a cow and her calf at upper center. To the right is a blacksmith and to the left a female figure is looking out at the ocean.

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Obverse Text: DEPOSIT SAVINGS ASSOCIATION OF MOBILE / 2 / 9261 / ALABAMA / MOBILE, ALA. / WILL PAY TO BEARER TWO DOLLARS ON RETURN OF THIS VOUCHER / A / DEC. 1ST, 1870 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE CO. N.Y.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Geometric designs in green ink.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: DEPOSIT SAVINGS ASSOCIATION / SAID CORPORATION MAY ISSUE TO ITS DEPOSITORS CERTIFICATES OF DEPOSITS OR VOUCHERS IN ACKNOWLEDGEMENT THEREOF IN SUCH FORM AS MAY BE AGREED UPON AND ACCEPTED BY SAID DEPOSITORS / ACT APPROVED FEB 23RD 1860 / 2 / AMERICAN BANK NOTE CO. N.Y.

Date Made: 1871

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Alabama, Mobile

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.NU81778Serial Number: 9261Catalog Number: NU81778Accession Number: 253098

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 8.2 cm x 18.6 cm x .01 cm; 3 7/32 in x 7 5/16 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-c75e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1388227

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