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Currency from Ashland, Iowa
Description Currency issued by the the Farmers and Merchants Bank of Ashland, Iowa. Denomination of three (3) dollars. It reads, in part, "THE FARMERS AND MERCHANTS BANK / Will pay Three Dollars on demand to the bearer at their Banking House." Undersigned by the bank's cashier and president. Printed by the Danforth, Wright and Company of New York and Philadelphia.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 7 inches width
3 inches height
Nomenclature Paper money
Creation Printed in New York, United States
Subjects Issued in Iowa, United States
Printed in New York, United States
Used during Civil War
Numismatics & Philatelics. Currency
Dates Creation: 1857 Possible issue date; ink is nearly illegible
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 623.N20.1