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Banknotes of the United States

Early banking in the United States was largely decentralized. Although there were several attempts at a central bank, notably by Alexander Hamilton in 1791, none of them persisted for more than 20 years. The first centralized banknotes were printed in 1914. From 1914 to 1928, United States banknotes were much larger than they are today. They were only slimmed down to their modern profile in 1928 when the Federal Reserve had to lessen operating costs.

The modern $1 note debuted in 1963, although it had existed sporadically prior as a silver certificate. The $2 note existed as a large note prior to 1928's redesign and survived until 1966, at which point it was discontinued temporarily. The $2 note was revived in 1976 and continues to be printed today despite... Read more

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1929 $5 TYPE 2 NATIONAL CURRENCY CH. 6624 BRIDGEPORT NAT'L BANK OHIO CGA 55-OPQ

December 8, 2016, 11:00 AM EST
Leipsic, OH, USA

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1929 $10 TYPE 2 NATIONAL CURRENCY CENTRAL UNITED NAT'L BANK OF CLEVELAND CH.AU

December 8, 2016, 11:00 AM EST
Leipsic, OH, USA

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1929 $10 TYPE 1 NATIONAL CURRENCY NORTH WESTERN NAT'L BK OF MINNEAPOLIS CH.XF/AU

December 8, 2016, 11:00 AM EST
Leipsic, OH, USA

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1860's $2 CITIZENS' BANK OF LOUISIANA GEM CU  SHEET SELVAGE ON EACH SIDE

December 8, 2016, 11:00 AM EST
Leipsic, OH, USA

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