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1 Dollar, Legal Tender Note, United States, 1862

1 Dollar, Legal Tender Note, United States, 1862

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One (1) dollar note
United States, 1862
Obverse Image: Portrait of Salmon P. Chase at left.
Obverse Text: SERIES 146 / ACT OF JULY 11TH 1862. / 91466 / THE UNITED STATES WILL PAY THE BEARER ONE DOLLAR AT THE TREASURY IN NEW YORK / WASHINGTON / AUGUST 1ST 1862. / 1 / B / 34 / PATENTED APRIL 23RD 1860. / NATIONAL BANK NOTE COMPANY / AMERICAN BANK NOTE CO. NEW YORK
Reverse Image: Decorative pattern around text in center.
Reverse Text: 1 / ONE / 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
maker
American Bank Note Company
place made
United States
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8 cm x 18.9 cm x.01 cm; 3 5/32 in x 7 7/16 in x in
ID Number
NU.79.112.CM05114
catalog number
79.112.CM05114
accession number
1979.1263
collector/donor number
CM05114
serial number
91466
Credit Line
Chase Manhattan
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Data Source
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