5 Dollars, Bank of Selma, Alabama, United States, 1862

5 Dollars, Bank of Selma, Alabama, United States, 1862

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One (1) 5 dollar note
Alabama, United States, 1862
Obverse Image: In center, two steamboats on river. At right, enslaved man picking cotton.
Obverse Text: 5 / ALABAMA / NO. 24889 / A / THE BANK OF SELMA WILL PAY FIVE DOLLARS TO BEARER ON DEMAND. SELMA JAN 1ST 1862 / SECURED BY THE PLEDGE OF PUBLIC STOCKS / REGISTERED IN THE COMPTROLLER'S OFFICE
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Paper Money
note
date made
1862
maker
American Bank Note Company
place of issue
United States: Alabama, Selma
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ID Number
1979.1263.02037
catalog number
1979.1263.02037
accession number
1979.1263
serial number
24889
Credit Line
Chase Manhattan Bank
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