1 Dollar, Legal Tender Note, United States, 1862

Description (Brief):

One (1) dollar note

Description (Brief)

United States, 1862

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Portrait of Salmon P. Chase.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: ACT OF JULY 11TH 1862. / THE UNITED STATES WILL PAY THE BEARER ONE DOLLAR AT THE TREASURY IN NEW YORK / WASHINGTON / AUGUST 1ST, 1862 / 452 / SERIES 251 / D / 1 2 3 / 1 / NATIONAL BANK NOTE COMPANY / PATENTED APRIL 23RD 1860 / REGISTER OF THE UNITED STATES / TREASURER OF THE UNITED STATES / THESAUR / AMER / SEPTENT / SIGIL /

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Geometric patterns.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: THIS NOTE IS A LEGAL TENDER FOR ALL DEBTS PUBLIC AND PRIVATE EXCEPT DUTIES ON IMPORTS AND INTEREST ON THE PUBLIC DEBT; AND IS RECEIVABLE IN PAYMENT OF ALL LOANS MADE TO THE UNITED STATES / ONE / 1

Date Made: 1862

Depicted: Chase, Salmon PortlandMaker: Bureau of Engraving and Printing

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United StatesAssociated Place: United States

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Credit Line: U. S. Department of the Treasury

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.78.5.082Serial Number: 452Catalog Number: 78.5.082Accession Number: 1978.0941

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 18.1 cm x 19.4 cm x .01 cm; 7 1/8 in x 7 5/8 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-0bc2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1839417

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