1 Dollar, Legal Tender Note, United States, 1862

1 Dollar, Legal Tender Note, United States, 1862

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Description (Brief)
One (1) dollar note
United States, 1862
Obverse Image: Portrait of Salmon P. Chase in top left corner.
Obverse Text: ACT OF JULY 11TH 1862. / SERIES 258 / 17466 / THE UNITED STATES WILL PAY THE BEARER ONE DOLLAR AT THE TREASURY IN NEW YORK / WASHINGTON / AUGUST 1ST. 1862. / NATIONAL BANK NOTE COMPANY / PATENTED APRIL 23RD. 1860. / B / 20.
Reverse Image: Scrollwork made from a geometric lathe.
Reverse Text: ONE / 1 / 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
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1862
date on object
1862-08-01
associated date
1862
maker
National Bank Note Company
associated place
United States
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8 cm x 19.4 cm x.01 cm; 3 5/32 in x 7 5/8 in x in
ID Number
NU.79.112.CM0007
serial number
17466
accession number
1979.1263
catalog number
79.112.CM0007
collector/donor number
CM0007
Credit Line
Chase Manhattan
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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