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Currency from Providence, Rhode Island
Description Currency issued by the Bank of America in Providence, Rhode Island. Denomination of five (5) dollars. The note features a Federal eagle at top left and George Washington at top center. It reads, in part, "THE Bank of America Will pay FIVE DOLLARS to bearer on demand". Undersigned by the bank's cashier, [E M Davis], and president, [L Chafee]. Printed by "Toppan, Carpenter, Casilear & Co. New York & Phila."
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 7 1/8 inches width
3 inches height
Nomenclature Paper money
Creation Issued by: Bank of America
Made in (possibly) New York, New York, United States
Made in (possibly) Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States
Subjects Made in (possibly) New York, New York, United States
Made in (possibly) Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States
Used in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, United States
Numismatics & Philatelics. Currency
Dates Creation: 1861
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 7758.4