1 Dollar, Treasury Note, United States, 1891

1 Dollar, Treasury Note, United States, 1891

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One (1) dollar note
United States, 1891
Obverse Image: Portrait of Edwin M. Stanton.
Obverse Text: ONE / 1 / TREASURY NOTE / THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA WILL PAY TO BEARER ONE DOLLAR IN COIN. / WASHINGTON, D.C. / B54815431* / SERIES OF 1891. / LEGAL TENDER ACT OF JULY 14, 1890. / STANTON / BUREAU, ENGRAVING & PRINTING.
Reverse Image: Ornate designs.
Reverse Text: ONE DOLLAR / TREASURY NOTE / UNITED STATES / 1 / THIS NOTE IS A LEGAL TENDER AT ITS FACE VALUE IN PAYMENT OF ALL DEBTS, PUBLIC AND PRIVATE, EXCEPT WHEN OTHERWISE EXPRESSLY STIPULATED IN THE CONTRACT. / BUREAU, ENGRAVING & PRINTING.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1891
depicted
Stanton, Edwin McMasters
maker
Bureau of Engraving and Printing
place made
United States
Associated Place
United States
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8 cm x 19 cm x.01 cm; 3 5/32 in x 7 15/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.78.5.749
catalog number
78.5.749
accession number
1978.0941
serial number
B54815431
Credit Line
U. S. Department of the Treasury
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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