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Bank-notes - paper-money - French-alarmists, o the devil, the devil! ah! poor John-Bull!!!

Bank-notes - paper-money - French-alarmists, o the devil, the devil! a...

Pitt (left) as a bank-clerk, very thin and much caricatured, a pen thrust through his wig, stands behind an L-shaped counter offering a handful of bank-notes to John Bull. In his right hand is a scoop with whic... More

Twenty five dollars

Twenty five dollars

Print shows a bank note for $25 with a bust portrait of George Washington, right profile, in a medallion surrounded by text which states: "The President, Directois and Company of Washington Bank in Westerly [Rh... More

Days after date, the president, directors, and company of thePaterson Bank promise to pay blank dollars to the order of blank Peter Maverick

Days after date, the president, directors, and company of thePaterson ...

Print shows a "New Jersey Post Note" for the Paterson Bank in Paterson, New Jersey, showing a female figure riding on a deer. Title from item. Signed on plate at bottom center. Inscribed in red pencil on verso:... More

Jew---[king] depreciating bank notes / [Williams].

Jew---[king] depreciating bank notes / [Williams].

"Lord King, with Jewish beard and profile, sits at a writing-table in a counting-house or estate-room to receive his rents ..." (Source: George) This record contains unverified data from George. Catalogue of P... More

The president, directors, & co. of the Middle-District Bank promise to pay blank or bearer Two dollars, on demand. Poughkeepsie Peter Maverick

The president, directors, & co. of the Middle-District Bank promise to...

Print shows a "Two" dollar bank note with a female figure standing at top center holding a large cornucopia. Title from item. Signed on plate at bottom center. Inscribed in red pencil on verso: A 7. Stamped on ... More

The president, directors, & co. of the Middle District Bank promise to pay blank or bearer, Ten dollars, on demand Peter Maverick

The president, directors, & co. of the Middle District Bank promise to...

Print shows a "Ten" dollar bank note with a large bull standing at center above the words "State of New-York", with symbols of agriculture and and commerce at the right and left margins. Title from item. Signed... More

Reed and Stiles will execute bank notes and engraving of all kinds, in such a manner, and on such terms, as they think will give universal satisfaction. Orders thankfully received

Reed and Stiles will execute bank notes and engraving of all kinds, in...

Print shows an advertisement in the form of bank notes in the denominations of 2 and 3 advertising Reed and Stiles engraving and copperplate printing firm in Hartford and East Windsor, Connecticut. At the top o... More

Durand & Co. bank note engravers

Durand & Co. bank note engravers

Print shows a sample bank note surrounded by vignettes of allegorical scenes, portraits, including George Washington, numbers, and various designs. Title from item. Possibly engraved by Cyrus Durand or Asher B.... More

U.S. Reports: Wayman v. Southard, 23 U.S. (10 Wheat.) 1 (1825)

U.S. Reports: Wayman v. Southard, 23 U.S. (10 Wheat.) 1 (1825)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 23; Wheaton Volume 10; February Term, 1825; Wayman and another v. Southard and another

U.S. Reports: U.S. Bank v. Bank of Georgia, 23 U.S. (10 Wheat.) 333 (1825).

U.S. Reports: U.S. Bank v. Bank of Georgia, 23 U.S. (10 Wheat.) 333 (1...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 23; Wheaton Volume 10; February Term, 1825; President, Directors, and Company of the Bank of the United States v. The President, Directors, and Company of the Bank of the State ... More

U.S. Reports: Bank of Kentucky vs. Wister and others, 27 U.S. (2 Pet.) 318 (1829)

U.S. Reports: Bank of Kentucky vs. Wister and others, 27 U.S. (2 Pet.)...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 27; Peters Volume 2; January Term, 1829; The President and Directors of the Bank of the Commonwealth of Kentucky, Plaintiffs in Error vs. John Wister, John M. Price and Charles ... More

Capitol fashions for 1837

Capitol fashions for 1837

A caricature of President Martin Van Buren issued during the Panic of 1837, strongly critical of his continuation of predecessor Andrew Jackson's hard-money policies. Particular reference is made to the Specie ... More

Thomas Limehouse, Goulding, S.C.[?], autograph letter signed to Ziba B. Oakes, 3 May 1854

Thomas Limehouse, Goulding, S.C.[?], autograph letter signed to Ziba B...

Instructions concerning bank note. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Reudy Cressman, dealer in imported and domestic segars of superior brands, for sale, wholesale and retail, Spanish labels, brands and all articles of the trade Boerum, Engraver & Printer, 160 Callowhill St

Reudy Cressman, dealer in imported and domestic segars of superior bra...

Print shows an advertisement in the form of a $100 denomination bank note for Reudy Cressman's establishment at "No. 318 Vine St., Below Ninth St., Philad'a", "dealer in imported and domestic" cigars and other ... More

[The Waltham Bank five hundred dollar private bank note proof]

[The Waltham Bank five hundred dollar private bank note proof]

Print shows vignette of Civil War soldiers with cannon, American flag, and fort in the background. Title devised by Library staff. On verso: Deposited April 8, 1862. The Waltham bank, proprs. See vol. 37, p. 172.

[The Waltham Bank one hundred dollar private bank note proof]

[The Waltham Bank one hundred dollar private bank note proof]

Print shows vignettes of sailors on wharf with steamship; girl and boy with grazing cows and sheep; and factory. Title devised by Library staff. On verso: Deposited April 8, 1862. The Waltham bank, proprs. See ... More

[The Waltham Bank twenty dollar private bank note proof]

[The Waltham Bank twenty dollar private bank note proof]

Print shows vignettes of goddesses with grain and a scythe, possibly Ceres; a woman fetching water and horses drinking at a trough; and a woman working a spinning wheel as a factory operates in the distance. Ti... More

The President, Directors & Co. of the Powow River Bank will pay five hundred dollars to bearer on demand. Salisbury, Mass.

The President, Directors & Co. of the Powow River Bank will pay five h...

Print shows a railroad locomotive with fuel, freight, and passenger cars at top left, with buildings in the background. Circular design with large "D" and "Five Hundred Dollars" appears on lower left corner and... More

[The Waltham Bank fifty dollar private bank note proof]

[The Waltham Bank fifty dollar private bank note proof]

Print shows vignettes of women symbolizing knowledge and medicine in front of a factory; a Native American man; and a man filing metal.

[Banknote for $500 from the Boylston Bank, Boston, Massachusetts] / American Bank Note Co.

[Banknote for $500 from the Boylston Bank, Boston, Massachusetts] / Am...

Banknote showing an explorer, possibly Columbus, a woman holding dividers to a globe, and the head of a woman with grapes in her hair.

U.S. Reports: Tennessee v. Sneed, 96 U.S. 69 (1877)

U.S. Reports: Tennessee v. Sneed, 96 U.S. 69 (1877)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 96; October Term, 1877; Tennessee v. Sneed

U.S. Reports: United States v. Van Auken, 96 U.S. 366 (1878)

U.S. Reports: United States v. Van Auken, 96 U.S. 366 (1878)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 96; October Term, 1877; United States v. Van Auken

U.S. Reports: Clark v. Keith, 106 U.S. 464 (1883)

U.S. Reports: Clark v. Keith, 106 U.S. 464 (1883)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 106; October Term, 1882; Clark v. Keith

The goose that lays the golden eggs / F. Opper.

The goose that lays the golden eggs / F. Opper.

Print shows Jeremiah O'Donovan Rossa spoon-feeding a promissory note that states "Pay the Bearer $5 When Ireland is Free" to an Irish servant girl labeled "Bridget"; on the floor between them is a hat labeled "... More

U.S. Reports: Nat'l Bank of Grand Forks v. Anderson, 172 U.S. 573 (1899)

U.S. Reports: Nat'l Bank of Grand Forks v. Anderson, 172 U.S. 573 (189...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 172; October Term, 1898; First National Bank of Grand Forks v. Anderson

Bureau of Engraving & Printing. Twelve-ton steel door to vault containing distinctive paper on which U.S. and national bank notes and U.S. bonds are printed, 1914

Bureau of Engraving & Printing. Twelve-ton steel door to vault contain...

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negative or negative sleeve. Date from related neg. LC-F82-410. Copy neg. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the Na... More

Treasury Dept. Ofc. Comptroller of Currency, Macerator for destroying old and mutilated national bank notes after redemption. 1,500,000 destroyed daily. Since the organization of the National Banking System in 1862 over six billion dollars of National Bank notes have been destroyed by this machine, 1914

Treasury Dept. Ofc. Comptroller of Currency, Macerator for destroying ...

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negative or negative sleeve. Date from related neg. LC-F82-410. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National Pho... More

Treasury Dept. Ofc. Of Comptroller of Currency, vault #10 where national bank notes ready for circulation are stored. In vault when picture was made $250,000,000, 1914

Treasury Dept. Ofc. Of Comptroller of Currency, vault #10 where nation...

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negative or negative sleeve. Date from related neg. LC-F82-410. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National Pho... More

Treasury Dept. Ofc. of Comptroller of currency, Redemption Division: showing packages of old and mutilated bank notes received for destruction, 1914

Treasury Dept. Ofc. of Comptroller of currency, Redemption Division: s...

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negative or negative sleeve. Date from related neg. LC-F82-410. Copy neg. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the Na... More

Treasury Dept. Ofc. of U.S. Treasuer, Redemption Agency: first step in distruction of national bank notes. Lower corner of each end being cut off, 1914

Treasury Dept. Ofc. of U.S. Treasuer, Redemption Agency: first step in...

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negative or negative sleeve. Date from related neg. LC-F82-410. Copy neg. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the Na... More

Ofc. of Comptroller of Currencies, Committee checking up destination of internal bank notes, 1914

Ofc. of Comptroller of Currencies, Committee checking up destination o...

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negative or negative sleeve. Date from related neg. LC-F82-410. Copy neg. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the Na... More

Treasury Dept., Ofc. of U.S. Treasuer. National Bank Redeption Agency. Counting & sorting national bank notes received for destruction, 1914

Treasury Dept., Ofc. of U.S. Treasuer. National Bank Redeption Agency....

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negative or negative sleeve. Date from related neg. LC-F82-410. Copy neg. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the Na... More

Pedro Sierra bank note, New York, N. Y., November 30, 1915

Pedro Sierra bank note, New York, N. Y., November 30, 1915

Bank note for fifty-eight pesetas. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Prêtez vos billets de banque à la France. Prenez des bons de la défense nationale / Andrée Ménard, élève.

Prêtez vos billets de banque à la France. Prenez des bons de la défens...

A French soldier's helmet crowned with holly. Underneath it are bank notes. Translation of title: Lend your bank notes to France. Take war bonds. From a group of posters designed by school children and others, ... More

U.S. Reports: United States v. Raynor, 302 U.S. 540 (1938)

U.S. Reports: United States v. Raynor, 302 U.S. 540 (1938)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 302; October Term, 1937; United States v. Raynor

Japan floods Malaya with fake money

Japan floods Malaya with fake money

Photograph shows a five dollar bill issued after Japan invaded Malaysia. Title from item. British official photograph: KF.33A. Forms part of: FSA/OWI Collection (Library of Congress).

Charles Edwin Ely, penman & writing engraver will execute bank notes, diplomas

Charles Edwin Ely, penman & writing engraver will execute bank notes, ...

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Ely.