Paper Money: Miscellaneous Collection

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1. Scrapbook (17 x 26 cm.) containing 126 pieces of end–mounted Confederate paper money issued by the Confederate States of America, Richmond, and arranged in this order:

8 Fifty cents 1863
9 Fifty cents 1864
5 One dollar (variant) 1862
4 One dollar 1864
5 Two dollars (var.) 1862
1 Two dollars 1863
7 Two dollars (var.) 1864
7 Five dollars (var.) 1861
3 Five dollars 1862
5 Five dollars 1863
6 Five dollars 1864
10 Ten dollars (var.) 1861
7 Ten dollars (var.) 1862
4 Ten dollars 1863
11 Ten dollars 1864
6 Twenty dollars (var.) 1861
1 Twenty dollars 1862
3 Twenty dollars 1863
11 Twenty dollars 1864
3 Fifty dollars (var.) 1861
2 Fifty dollars 1862
1 Fifty dollars 1863
5 Fifty dollars 1864
1 100 dollars 1862
1 100 dollars 1864

2. Four Indiana notes and one blank form for a note, mounted on a black card (28 x 21.5 cm) with plastic cover, arranged in this order:

State of Indiana    
Tippecanoe Bank (4049) Five dollars May 1st 1855
     
State of Indiana    
Tippecanoe Bank (3372) Five dollars May 1st 1854
     
State of Indiana (4V)    
Logansport Insurance Company One dollar Dec 1 1852
     
[Blank note form] Fifty cents  
     
State Bank of Indiana    
at Indianapolis (384) (1384) Twenty dollars Nov 7 1846

3. Paper money undated or illegibly dated

State of Indiana    
Boone County Bank, Lebanon One dollar  
  One dollar Unissued and undated bills
  Two dollars  
  Three dollars  
     
Bank of Upper Canada Fifty shillings Blank form for note

4. 2 leaves (24.5 x 30.5 cm.), each with 3 inlaid pieces of paper money. From the collection of Elisabeth Ball.

Leaf [1]

United Colonies (No. 85154) Two thirds of a dollar 17 Feb. 1776
Pennsylvania (no number given) Four shillings 10 Apr. 1777
North Carolina (No. –357) Four dollars 8 Aug. 1778

Leaf [2]

Rhode–Island (No. 1615) Eight dollars 2 July 1780
Massachusetts–Bay (No. 7146) Seven dollars 5 May 1780
New–Jersey (No. 22211) Six shillings 25 Mar. 1776

THE REMAINDER OF THE COLLECTION IS ARRANGED CHRONOLOGICALLY WITH MONEY FOR A GIVEN YEAR HOUSED IN AN ENVELOPE LABELED WITH THE DATE.

1767. Paper money for the year 1767

Assembly of Maryland (2550) Eight dollars 1 Jan 1767

1773. Paper money for the year 1773

General Assembly of Pennsylvania (61017) Two shillings and six–pence 1 Oct 1773
General Assembly of Pennsylvania (10020) Fifty shillings 1 Oct 1773
General Assembly of Pennsylvania (13711) Fifty shillings 1 Oct 1773

1775. Paper money for the year 1775

Provincial Convention of Maryland (5850) One dollar 7 Dec 1775
Colony of the Massachusetts Bay (5680) Thirty shillings 18 Aug 1775
Colony of the Massachusetts Bay (7407) Thirty shillings 18 Aug 1775
Colony of the Massachusetts Bay (3483) Thirty shillings 18 Aug 1775
Colony of the Massachusetts Bay (2977) Thirty–six shillings 7 Dec 1775
Colony of the Massachusetts Bay (2077) Thirty–six shillings 7 Dec 1775
Colony of the Massachusetts Bay (1197) Thirty–six shillings 7 Dec 1775
Colony of the Massachusetts Bay (3090) Thirty–six shillings 7 Dec 1775
Colony of the Massachusetts Bay (1061) Thirty–six shillings 7 Dec 1775
Colony of the Massachusetts Bay (2032) Thirty–six shillings 7 Dec 1775
Colony of the Massachusetts Bay (4192) Thirty–six shillings 7 Dec 1775
Colony of the Massachusetts Bay (1688) Thirty–six shillings 7 Dec 1775
Colony of the Massachusetts Bay (3659) Thirty shillings 7 Dec 1775

[The items dated 1767–1775 were removed from the Jonathan Williams Mss on 12 Oct 1972]

1776. Paper money for the year 1776

United Colonies (34269) Thirty dollars 2 Nov 1776
United Colonies (119916) Eight dollars 9 May 1776
United Colonies (50252) Three dollars 17 Feb 1776
United Colonies Two dollars 2 Nov 1776
Congress (at Phila.) (592462) Half a dollar 17 Feb 1776
Congress (at Phila.) (36002) One third of a dollar 17 Feb 1776
Colony of Connecticut One shilling 7 June 1776
Colony of Rhode–Island (1692) Twenty shillings 18 March 1776
Colony of New–Jersey (4476) Three pounds 25 March 1776
Colony of New–Jersey (27278) Three shillings 25 March 1776
New–York Water Works (2704) Two shillings 6 Jan 1776
Assembly of the Counties of Newcastle, Kent, and Sussex upon Delaware (19639) Twenty shillings 1 Jan 1776

[The pieces thus far listed for 1776 were purchased by Lilly Library in 1972 from The Current Company at "face value" –– $43.88 and 1/3]

South–Carolina Four dollars 1 Jan 1776
Congress (at Phila.) (842012) One third of a dollar 17 Feb 1776
Congress (at Phila.) (380417) Two thirds of a dollar 17 Feb 1776
Congress (at Phila.) One sixth of a dollar 17 Feb 1776
Colony of New–Jersey (17729) Three shillings 25 March 1776
Colony of New Hampshire (2132) Six dollars 26 Jan 1776
Colony of New York (26702) Five dollars 5 March 1776
Colony of Rhode Island (1553) Forty shillings 18 March 1776

[The three pieces listed immediately above were removed from the Jonathan Williams Mss. on 13 Oct 1972]

Colony of Massachusetts Bay (6401) Four dollars 18 June 1776
Colony of Massachusetts Bay (556) Four dollars 18 June 1776
Colony of Massachusetts Bay (3653) Four dollars 18 June 1776
State of Rhode–Island (200–?) Four dollars 5 September 1776

[The four pieces listed immediately above were removed from the Jonathan Williams Mss. on 15 Oct 1975]

1777. Paper money for the year 1777

United Colonies (38450) Three dollars 26 Feb 1777

1778. Paper money for the year 1778

U.S. Congress (at Phila.) (246942) Forty dollars 26 Sept 1778

1779. Paper money for the year 1779

U.S. Congress (150720) Thirty–five dollars 14 Jan 1779

1780. Paper money for the year 1780

State of New–Hampshire One dollar 29 April 1780
State of New–Hampshire Two dollars [29] April 1780
State of New–Hampshire Four dollars [29] April 1780

[The three pieces listed for 1780 have a one–inch hole in the center]

1795. Coin for the year 1795

"Sise Lane Halfpenny,"    
British coin Halfpenny 1795

1816. Paper money for the year 1816

Phoenix Distillery, Plattekill [N.Y.] (74) One cent 1 May 1816
Phoenix Distillery, Plattekill [N.Y.] (105) Two cents 1 May 1816
Phoenix Distillery, Plattekill [N.Y.] (69) Fifty cents 1 May 1816

1824. Paper money for the year 1824

Jersey Bank    
Jersey City One dollar "11th Mo. 2nd 1824" ?

1825. Paper money for the year 1825

Jersey Bank    
Jersey City (4704) Two dollars "4th Mo 12th 1825" ?
Jersey Bank    
Jersey City One dollar 12 July 1825

1827. Paper money for the year 1827

N. Jersey Manufacturing and Banking Company, Hoboken, N.J. Three dollars 1 Oct 1827

1837. Paper money for the year 1837

Kirtland Safety Society Bank,    
Kirtland, Ohio (406) One dollar 9 [––––?] 1837

1838. Paper money for the year 1838

State of Illinois    
Garden State Bank One dollar 2 Dec 1838

1840. Paper money for the year 1840

State Bank of Indiana    
Branch at Fort Wayne Two dollars 1 Jan 1840

1843. Paper money for the year 1843

State Bank of Indiana    
Branch at Evansville (149) Five dollars 1 June 1843
State Bank of Indiana    
Branch at Madison (152) (1152) One dollar 20 June 1845
State Bank of Indiana    
Branch at Lawrenceburgh (492) One dollar 20 June 1843

1854. Paper money for the year 1854

Perry Davis & Son,    
Providence One cent 1 January 1854

1857. Paper money for the year 1857

State of Indiana    
Office in White Hall [badly broken] Two dollars 26 Sept 1857
State of Indiana    
Citizens Bank of Gosport One dollar 1 July 1857
State of Indiana    
Citizens Bank of Gosport One dollar 1 July 1857

1858. Paper money for the year 1858

Farmers and Mechanics Bank    
Cannelton, Indiana (1540) One dollar 25 Aug 1858

1860. Paper money for the year 1860

State of New York    
The Catskill Bank Five dollars 14 November 1860

1862. Paper money for the year 1862

Confederate States of America (56614) One dollar 2 Dec 1862
Confederate States of America (15508) One hundred dollars 28 June 1862

[From the Richard W. Gilder collection.]

Confederate States of America (63340) One hundred dollars 20 Nov 1862
Arkansas treasury warrant (71067) Five dollars 4 Apr 1862
State of Mississippi (72698) Three dollars 1 Nov 1862
Confederate States of America (unnumbered) One hundred dollars 20 Nov 1862

1863. Paper money for the year 1863

Confederate States of America (25293) Fifty cents 6 Apr 1863
Confederate States of America (52356) One hundred dollars 6 Apr 1863
Confederate States of America (83338) Fifty cents 6 Apr 1863
U.S. Fractional Currency Fifty cents "Act approved March 5, 1863"

1864. Paper money for the year 1864

Confederate States of America (29336) Twenty dollars 17 Feb 1864
Confederate States of America (43738) Twenty dollars 17 Feb 1864
Confederate States of America (34687) Twenty dollars 17 Feb 1864
Confederate States of America (92114) Twenty dollars 17 Feb 1864
Confederate States of America (5303) Ten dollars 17 Feb 1864
Confederate States of America (44870) Ten dollars 17 Feb 1864

Accompanied by a 1944 postmarked envelope. [From the Richard W. Gilder collection]

Confederate States of America (72053) Five dollars 17 Feb 1864
Confederate States of America (75636) Two dollars 17 Feb 1864
Confederate States of America (9518h) Two dollars 17 Feb 1864
Confederate States of America (68999) Ten dollars 17 Feb 1864
Confederate States of America (21735) Fifty dollars 17 Feb 1864
Confederate States of America (75808) Five dollars 17 Feb 1864
Confederate States of America (48857) Twenty dollars 17 Feb 1864
Confederate States of America (537289) One hundred dollars 17 Feb 1864

1874. Paper money for the year 1874

United States Ten cents "Series of 1874"
United States Ten cents "Series of 1874"

1896. Paper money for the year 1896

United States (Silver certificate) One dollar "Series of 1896"

[From the Elisabeth Ball collection]

1912. Paper money for the year 1912

Russia. Piat'cot Rublei (Five hundred Rubles "Series of 1912"

1914. Paper money for the year 1914

Chihuahua, Mexico Un peso Febrero de 1914
Chihuahua, Mexico Cinco pesos Febrero de 1914

1915. Money for the year 1915

Chihuahua, Mexico Un peso Serie L Junio 1915

1923. Paper money for the year 1923

Germany

Reichsbanknote 029186 Eine Million Mark 20 Februar 1923
Reichsbanknote 8B.613385 Fünfhunderttausend Mark 25 Juli 1923
Reichsbanknote 5B.315397 Fünfhunderttausend Mark 25 Juli 1923
Reichsbanknote 10B.162230 Fünfzig Millionen Mark 1 September 1923

1944. Paper money for the year 1944

World War II Military Scrip    
  Zwanzig Mark Serie 1944
  One dollar [undated]
  Fifty cents [undated]
  Twenty–five cents [undated]
  Ten cents [undated]
  Five cents [undated]