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
1801-1$10Pennsylvania1929552West ChesterVF$345
Pennsylvania 1801-1 West Chester $10 nationals

A very desirable note from the first title of the Chester County bank.  There are only 8 small size notes […]

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1800-2$5Pennsylvania1929II552West ChesterVF$225
Pennsylvania 1800-2 West Chester $5 nationals

A bright Type 2 from the County Seat of Chester County.

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581$20Pennsylvania1882VB5265WilkinsburgFine$625
Pennsylvania 581 Wilkinsburg $20 nationals

A desirable $20 1882 Valueback from Allegheny County.  While there are 20 large and five small size notes recorded in […]

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654$20Pennsylvania19021936PhoenixvilleCH VF$1895
Pennsylvania 654 Phoenixville $20 nationals

While there are 10 large size and 8 small size notes recorded, this is one of two $10 1902’s in […]

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689$100Texas1902DB3113MarshallXF$4850
Texas 689 Marshall $100 nationals

While there are 14 large and 18 small size notes recorded in the Track & Price census on this Harrison […]

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1801-2$10Utah1929II6012Price CU $1425
Utah 1801-2 Price  $10 nationals

A bright and boldly inked type II example from a desirable state.  An uncirculated serial number A000005 example with margins […]

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1801-2$10Virginia1929II1572HarrisonburgXF$315
Virginia 1801-2 Harrisonburg $10 nationals

A very bright and nicely centered Type 2 from this Virginia bank with only 33 large and 30 small size […]

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651$20Virginia19021522LynchburgVF$365
Virginia 651 Lynchburg $20 nationals

An evenly circulated Plainback on the second title of this charter with only 12 large size and 145 small size […]

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1802-2$20Virginia1929II1558LynchburgVF$130
Virginia 1802-2 Lynchburg $20 nationals

Partial teller stamp on back of this Type 2 National from Lynchburg County.

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598$5Virginia19022760LynchburgVF$325
Virginia 598 Lynchburg $5 nationals

Clear signatures and balanced margins all around.

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1800-1$5Virginia19298547St. PaulPCGS 25PPQ$345
Virginia 1800-1 St. Paul $5 nationals

Evenly circulated example from this Wise County, VA bank with balanced margins all around and Premium Paper Quality noted by […]

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625$10Virginia19021635WinchesterF/VF$485
Virginia 625 Winchester $10 nationals

A nicely centered note from a popular State.  Evenly circulated with several small margin splits in the top margin.

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650$20West Virginia19027029ClarksburgVF$295
West Virginia 650 Clarksburg $20 nationals
1801-1$10Wisconsin19298281Eau ClaireFine$165
Wisconsin 1801-1 Eau Claire $10 nationals

A problem free Fine from this popular State.

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