100,000 Dollars, Gold Certificate, United States, 1934

100,000 Dollars, Gold Certificate, United States, 1934

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One (1) 100,000 dollar note
United States, 1934
Obverse Image: President Wilson.
Obverse Text: 100,000 / THIS IS TO CERTIFY THAT THERE IS ON DEPOSIT IN THE TREASURY OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA ONE HUNDRED THOUSAND DOLLARS IN GOLD PAYABLE TO BEARER ON DEMAND AS AUTHORIZED BY LAW / GOLD CERTIFICATE / THIS CERTIFICATE IS LEGAL TENDER IN THE AMOUNT THEREOF IN PAYMENT OF ALL DEBTS AND DUES PUBLIC AND PRIVATE / WASHINGTON, D.C. / SERIES OF 1934 / A00020108A / WILSON
Reverse Image: Geometric designs in orange.
Reverse Text: 100,000 / THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / ONE HUNDRED THOUSAND DOLLARS
Object Name
note
date made
1934
depicted
Wilson, Woodrow
Treasurer of the United States
Julian, William Alexander
Secretary of the Treasury
Morgenthau, Jr., Henry
maker
Bureau of Engraving and Printing
place made
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
country
United States
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
printing ink (overall material)
Measurements
image: 6.65 cm x 15.55 cm x.01 cm; 2 5/8 in x 6 1/8 in x in
ID Number
NU.78.5.806
accession number
1978.0941
catalog number
78.5.806
serial number
A00020108A
Credit Line
U. S. Department of the Treasury
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Exhibition
The Value of Money
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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