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Currency from Albany, New York
Description Four pieces of paper currency issued by the City of Albany, New York. Denominations of five (5) cents. Each bill reads, in part, "The City of Albany / Will pay the Bearer on demand / FIVE CENTS / In Current Bank Bills / when presented in sums of Five Dollars / at the Chamberlain's Office." All bills are undersigned by the City's chamberlain and mayor. Printed by the Murray & Co. Exchange, of Albany, New York.
Quantity 4 items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 5 inches width 5070.1
2 3/4 inches height 5070.1
4 11/16 inches width 5070.2
2 3/8 inches height 5070.2
4 7/8 inches width 5070.3
2 5/8 inches height 5070.3
4 15/16 inches width 5070.4
2 3/4 inches height 5070.4
Nomenclature Paper money
Creation Made in Albany, Albany County, New York, United States
Subjects Made in Albany, Albany County, New York, United States
Used in Albany, Albany County, New York, United States
Used during Civil War
Numismatics & Philatelics. Currency
Dates Creation: 11/24/1862 - 1862
Date issued
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 5070.1-4