National Bank Notes

National bank notes were United States Currency issued by National Banks and chartered by the U.S. Government. These notes were backed by U.S. bonds that the individual banks deposited with the United States Treasury. They were printed from the Original Charter Period, 1865, through small size Nationals issued in 1929.

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Fr No.DenomStateDate/TypeCharter NumberTownGradePrice
1802-1$20Delaware19292381SmyrnaFine$925
Delaware 1802-1 Smyrna $20 nationals

A well centered and problem free Fine from this desirable Kent County bank.  This is one of only 17 large […]

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1801-1$10Delaware19291390WilmingtonFine$195
Delaware 1801-1 Wilmington $10 nationals

This well-centered  $20 type I from New Castle County is evenly circulated and problem free.

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1802-1$20Delaware19291390WilmingtonVF$350
Delaware 1802-1 Wilmington $20 nationals

New Castle County and one of only 19 large and 82 small size recorded.

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651$20Delaware19023395WilmingtonFine$485
Delaware 651 Wilmington $20 nationals

A well centered note from this New Castle County bank.  Evenly circulated with legible signatures of the cashier and president.

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1801-1$10Delaware19299428WyomingVF$2850
Delaware 1801-1 Wyoming $10 nationals

A tougher Kent County bank with only 2 large and 15 small size recorded.  This example is problem free with […]

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1800-2$5Florida1929II8321JacksonvilleFine$95
Florida 1800-2 Jacksonville $5 nationals

An affordable Type II from a desirable State.

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1800-1$5Georgia192913068SavannahVF$140
Georgia 1800-1 Savannah $5 nationals

A pleasing and problem free example from this small-size only bank in Chatham County.

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416$10Illinois18752154BellevillePMG 45$2650
Illinois 416 Belleville $10 nationals

A lovely Choice XF from this St. Clair County bank with only 38 large and 39 small size notes recorded.  […]

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472$5Illinois1882BB4605ChicagoFine$595
Illinois 472 Chicago $5 nationals

A decent Brownback from Chicago. This note has margins all around, bold signatures of the bank’s officers, as well as […]

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1802-1$20Illinois19291896SycamoreVF$195
Illinois 1802-1 Sycamore $20 nationals

Only 15 large and 39 small size notes recorded.  A problem free example with balanced margins all around.

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1802-1$20Indiana1929869IndianapolisFine$85
Indiana 1802-1 Indianapolis $20 nationals

Problem free and nicely centered note.

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1801-1$10Indiana1929869IndianapolisFine$85
Indiana 1801-1 Indianapolis $10 nationals

Decent note with margins all around.

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1802-2$10Indiana1929II13759IndianapolisCH VF$135
Indiana 1802-2 Indianapolis $10 nationals

Well centered, bright Type II.

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469$5Indiana1882BB1457MadisonFine$1075
Indiana 469 Madison $5 nationals

Although there are 51 large size recorded on this bank, there are only five Brownbacks know.  This example boasts balanced […]

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387 $2Iowa18651475FairfieldFine$2950
Iowa 387  Fairfield $2 nationals

A tough example from a desirable State.  While there are 47 large size and 52 small size recorded on this […]

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624$10Kansas19026720LiberalVG$575
Kansas 624 Liberal $10 nationals

A decent note from a desirable State with only 8 large and 16 small size notes recorded.  Margins all around, […]

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1802-1$20Kentucky19292010AshlandVF$220
Kentucky 1802-1 Ashland $20 nationals

A well centered example from this popular State.

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1800-2$5Kentucky1929II906LexingtonPMG 65EPQ$325
Kentucky 1800-2 Lexington $5 nationals
1801-1$10Maryland19292453BaltimoreVF$85
Maryland 1801-1 Baltimore $10 nationals

A nicely centered, problem free example, that is very affordable.

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1801-1$10Maryland19299699Clear SpringVF$675
Maryland 1801-1 Clear Spring $10 nationals

A lovely name on this bank from Washington County with only 8 large and 21 small size notes recorded. A […]

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1800-1$5Maryland1929381CumberlandFine$135
Maryland 1800-1 Cumberland $5 nationals

A well-centered and problem free $5.

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1801-1$10Maryland19291519CumberlandVF$185
Maryland 1801-1 Cumberland $10 nationals

A very bright and nicely centered example from this popular State.

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1801-1$10Maryland19295623OaklandVF$265
Maryland 1801-1 Oakland $10 nationals
1800-2$5Maryland1929II13776OaklandVF$325
Maryland 1800-2 Oakland $5 nationals

Another bright Type 2 from this small size ONLY bank with 14 notes recorded by Track & Price.  Margins all […]

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1800-2$5Maryland1929II13776OaklandVF$325
Maryland 1800-2 Oakland $5 nationals

A bright Type 2 from Garrett County.  There are 14 small size ONLY recorded by Track & Price on this […]

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1802-1$20Maryland19295831WesternportFine$135
Maryland 1802-1 Westernport $20 nationals

A broadly margined and problem free note.

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1801-1$10Maryland19295831WesternportVF$235
Maryland 1801-1 Westernport $10 nationals

A pleasing note from a popular State.

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1800-1$5Massachusetts19291144Shelburne FallsVF$265
Massachusetts 1800-1 Shelburne Falls $5 nationals

Evenly circulated with  margins all around.

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1800-2$5Massachusetts1929II1144Shelburne FallsCH VF$350
Massachusetts 1800-2 Shelburne Falls $5 nationals

A very bright Type 2 with broad margins and pleasing colors.

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1801-1$10Michigan192910527DetroitCH VF$115
Michigan 1801-1 Detroit $10 nationals

A very bright note with three broad margins, bottom margin is cut slightly into engraving.

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