10 Dollars, National Bank Note, United States, 1902

10 Dollars, National Bank Note, United States, 1902

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One (1) 10 dollar note
United States, 1902
Obverse Image: At left, Benjamin Franklin performing his electricity experiment. At right, Liberty seated on a flying eagle and clutching a lightning bolt in her hand.
Obverse Text: NATIONAL CURRENCY. / 10 / X / TEN / THIS NOTE IS SECURED BY BONDS OF THE UNITED STATES OR OTHER SECURITIES / REGISTER OF THE TREASURY / TREASURER OF THE UNITED STATES / MITCHELL, S. DAK. / FEB. 9, 1902. / THE FIRST NATIONAL BANK OF MITCHELL WILL PAY TEN DOLLARS TO BEARER ON DEMAND. / SOUTH DAKOTA / CASHR. / PREST. / U576693 / W 2645 / 8605 / BUREAU OF ENGRAVING & PRINTING TREASY. DEPT. / SERIES 1882
Reverse Image: Portrait of William Fessenden on the left. Seated figure representing Mechanics on the right.
Reverse Text: 10 / NATIONAL CURRENCY / THIS NOTE IS RECEIVABLE AT PAR IN ALL PARTS OF THE UNITED STATES IN PAYMENT OF ALL TAXES AND EXCISES AND ALL OTHER DUES TO THE UNITED STATES EXCEPT DUTIES ON IMPORTS AND ALSO FOR ALL SALARIES AND OTHER DEBTS AND DEMANDS OWING BY THE UNITED STATES TO INDIVIDUALS CORPORATIONS & ASSOCIATIONS WITHIN THE UNITED STATES EXCEPT INTEREST ON PUBLIC DEBT. / COUNTERFEITING OR ALTERING THIS NOTE OR PASSING ANY COUNTERFEIT OR ALTERATION OF IT, OR HAVING IN POSSESSION ANY FALSE OR COUNTERFEIT PLATE OR IMPRESSION OF IT, OR ANY PAPER MADE IN IMITATION OF THE PAPER ON WHICH IT IS PRINTED IS FELONY AND IS PUNISHABLE BY $1,000 FINE OR 15 YEARS IMPRISONMENT AT HARD LABOR OR BOTH. / TEN DOLLARS / FESSENDEN
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Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1902
issuing bank
First National Bank of Mitchell
maker
Bureau of Engraving and Printing
place made
United States
place issued
United States: South Dakota, Mitchell
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 18.4 cm x 8 cm x.01 cm; 7 1/4 in x 3 5/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.78.5.272
catalog number
78.5.272
accession number
1978.0941
serial number
U576693
Credit Line
U. S. Department of the Treasury
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