5,000 Dollars, Federal Reserve Note, United States, 1928

Description (Brief):

One (1) 5,000 dollar note

Description (Brief)

United States, 1928

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Portrait of James Madison.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 5000 / FEDERAL RESERVE NOTE / THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA WILL PAY TO THE BEARER ON DEMAND FIVE THOUSAND DOLLARS / REDEEMABLE IN GOLD ON DEMAND AT THE UNITED STATES TREASURY, OR IN GOLD OR LAWFUL MONEY AT ANY FEDERAL RESERVE BANK. / SERIES OF 1928 / E00000654A / L 1 / 5 / THE FEDERAL RESERVE BANK OF RICHMOND VIRGINIA / TREASURER OF THE UNITED STATES / SECRETARY OF THE TREASURY / MADISON / WASHINGTON, D.C

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Decorative border.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 5000 / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / FIVE THOUSAND DOLLARS

James Madison was the fourth U.S. president and is often referred to as the “Father of the Constitution” because of his role in writing America’s founding documents. His portrait has been featured on the 5,000 dollar denominations of multiple series of U.S. notes.

Date Made: 1928

Depicted: Madison, JamesMaker: Bureau of Engraving and Printing

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United StatesAssociated Place: United States: Virginia, Richmond

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Related Publication: Feingold, Ellen R.. Value of Money, The

Credit Line: The United States Department of the Treasury

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.78.5.731Accession Number: 1978.0941Catalog Number: 78.5.731Serial Number: E00000654A

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 6.65 cm x 15.6 cm x .01 cm; 2 5/8 in x 6 5/32 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-8331-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1519242

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