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Paper money -- Confederate States of America

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Confederate States of America note

00-1922-02-0

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-1922-02-0
Scope and Contents

One $5 note.

Dates: Created: 1864 Feb 17; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1921

Confederate States of America note (half)

00-c1930-04-0

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-c1930-04-0
Scope and Contents

One-half of a $10 Confederate States of America note mounted on a card that explains that the note was carried by a Union soldier while held at Libby Prison in Virginia during the Civil War. Upon release, he gave one half of the note to two Sanitation Commission women who had nursed him to health in a New York hospital.

Dates: Created: 1864 Feb 17; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1929

Currency collection

X1986-05-0

 Collection
Identifier: X1986-05-0
Scope and Contents

A collection of paper money, including notes issued by banks, businesses, and other institutions; the colonies and states; the Confederate States of America; and foreign governments; and United States Continental currency and fractional currency.

Dates: Created: 1760-1919; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1985