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Obsolete banknotes for Alton
$1 :: 1856 :: Serial #A4748 - RICHMOND BANK, ALTON

H425-G2A D2-R5 8/12/1856 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN RICHMOND IN 1856,THEN MOVED TO ALTON IN 1860,THEN HOPKINTON IN 1865! THIS NOTE FEATURES FARM ANIMALS IN CENTER & A BLACKSMITH ON THE LOWER LEFT.
$2 :: 1850'S :: Serial #A - RICHMOND BANK, ALTON

H425-G4A D8-R5 8/12/1850'S LOTS OF WOMEN & CHERUBS ON THIS NOTE WITH A NICE RED 2.
$5 :: 1850'S :: Serial #A - RICHMOND BANK, ALTON

H425-G8 D15-R7 8/12/1850'S A RARE PROOF WITH VIGNETTES OF 3 WOMEN CENTER,ONE WITH WINGS.
$5 :: 1850'S :: Serial #A - RICHMOND BANK, ALTON

H425-G8A D16-R5 8/12/1850'S 3 WOMEN CENTER,ONE WITH WINGS.
$5 :: 1/8/1805 :: Serial #C548 - RICHMOND BANK, ALTON

D16A-R8 THIS COUNTERFEIT IS DATED 1/8/1805,BUT THE BANK WAS NOT INCORPORATED TILL 1856! AN EXTREMELY RARE EARLY NOTE WHICH IS UNLISTED IN ANY REFERENCE!
$10 :: 1856 :: Serial #A278 - RICHMOND BANK, ALTON

H425-G10A D17B-R5 8/12/1856 3 FORGEWORKERS ARE IN THE CENTRAL VIGNETTE.
Obsolete banknotes for Bristol
$1 :: 1860'S :: no Serial # - BANK OF BRISTOL, BRISTOL

H20-G8A D44-R7 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1800 & CLOSED IN 1865.A RARE PROOF WITH A VIGNETTE OF AN INDIAN WITH A BOW CENTER.THIS SPECIMEN OS THE HAXBY PLATE NOTE!
$5 :: 1816 :: Serial #A811 - BANK OF BRISTOL, BRISTOL

H20-C28 D52-R7 10/12/1816 A VERY RARE EARLY ISSUE OF THIS BANK.
$50 :: 1844 :: Serial #B196 - BANK OF BRISTOL, BRISTOL

H20-R8 SENC D61-R7 11/12/1844 A RARE NOTE,RAISED FROM A GENUINE $1 NOTE OF THIS BANK!
$1 :: 1/1/1824 :: Serial #A - BRISTOL UNION BANK, BRISTOL

H25-G4 D2207-R7 A REALLY RARE & INTERESTING PROOF OF THIS BANK WHICH WAS INCORPORATED IN BRISTOL IN 1823,THEN MOVED TO TIVERTON IN 1830,THEN FALL RIVER IN 1831 WHEN IT WAS STILL PART OF RHODE ISLAND.IN 1860,FALL RIVER BECAME PART OF MASSACHUSETTS!
$1 :: 06/01/1852 :: Serial #D - COMMERCIAL BANK, BRISTOL

H30-G7 SENC D63-R7 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1809 & FAILED IN 1869.A TRAVELER & A LARGE "LAZY" ONE ADORN THIS NOTE.
$2 :: 1840 :: Serial #A1846 - COMMERCIAL BANK, BRISTOL

H30-A25 D75-R7 10/1/1840 AN ALTERED $2 FROM THE COMMERCIAL BANK OF GRATIOT,MICHIGAN H200-G2 FEATURES A TRAIN VIGNETTE AT THE CENTER.
$3 :: 1/1/1823 :: Serial #B913 - COMMERCIAL BANK, BRISTOL

H30-G32 D79-R7 A VERY RARE EARLY GENUINE ISSUE OF THIS BANK.
$3 :: 1826 :: Serial #B1716 - COMMERCIAL BANK, BRISTOL

H30-C32 D81-R7 1/1/1826 A RARE,EARLY COUNTERFEIT ON THIS BANK.
$5 :: 1829 :: Serial #A601 - COMMERCIAL BANK, BRISTOL

H30-G38 D86-R7 5/6/1829 A NICE VIGNETTE OF VICTORY WITH A SPEAR,CENTER.SOME TAPE REPAIRS ON THE REVERSE.
$5 :: 9/1/1856 :: Serial #B2609 - COMMERCIAL BANK, BRISTOL

H30-A60 SENC D91-R7 A NEAT WHALING SCENENADORNS THIS NICE NOTE WHICH WAS ALTERED FROM A $5 OF THE COMMERCIAL BANK OF PERTH AMBOY,N.J.
$10 :: 1861 :: Serial #A1439 - COMMERCIAL BANK, BRISTOL

H30-C54B D100-R7 8/1/1861 A RARE EARLY COUNTERFEIT NOTE WITH A BIG ROMAN NUMERAL "X" AT THE CENTER.
$10 :: 1844 :: Serial #B640 - COMMERCIAL BANK, BRISTOL

H30-A70 D103-R7 5/24/1844 AN ALTERED $10 ON THE COMMERCIAL BANK OF MILLINGTON,MD.H265-G20,WITH A NICE DESIGN.
$1 :: 1825 :: Serial #A628 - EAGLE BANK, BRISTOL

H35-G4 D110-R7 8/1/1825 A RARE EARLY NOTE,MISSING A SMALL CHUNK ON THE BOTTOM LEFT.THE DURAND PLATE NOTE!
$3 :: 1820'S :: Serial #A - EAGLE BANK, BRISTOL

H35-G18 D113-R7 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1818 & BECAME THE EAGLE NATIONAL BANK CHARTER #1562,IN 1865.A RARE PROOF ON THIS BANK APROPRIATELY FEATURING AN EAGLE AT THE CENTER.
$5 :: 1820'S :: Serial #A - EAGLE BANK, BRISTOL

H35-G24 D115-R7 1820'S A RARE EARLY PROOF FEATURING AN EAGLE AT THE CENTER.
$10 :: 8/11/1842 :: Serial #A843 - EAGLE BANK, BRISTOL

H35-A10 D120-R7 ALTERED FROM A $10 ON THE CITIZENS BANK OF AUGUSTA,MAINE NOTE H20-G24.IT HAS NICE VIGNETTES OF AN EAGLE,CENTER & WASHINGTON WITH A CHERUB,LEFT.
$1 :: 3/3/1862 :: Serial #B5269 - FREEMEN'S BANK, BRISTOL

H40-G2B D127-R5 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1817 & BECAME THE 1ST NATIONAL BANK,CHARTER #1292 IN 1865.A NICE EAGLE VIGNETTE,CENTER & A RED "ONE" OVERPRINT.
$1 :: 1863 :: Serial #645 - FREEMEN'S BANK, BRISTOL

H40-G2C SENC D128-R7 2/10/1863 AN EAGLE AT CENTER & A GREEN "ONE" OVERPRINT.
$2 :: 1863 :: Serial #A668 - FREEMEN'S BANK, BRISTOL

H40-G10C D133-R7 2/10/1863 AN EAGLE AT CENTER & GREEN OVERPRINTED NUMERALS 2 & "TWO".
$3 :: 1863 :: Serial #A943 - FREEMEN'S BANK, BRISTOL

H40-G18A D138-R5 10/1/1863 THIS NOTE WAS MISTAKINGLY PENNED "COUNTERFEIT" ON THE OBVERSE BY A M.BARNETT AT THE BANK,BUT IT APPEARS GENUINE& NO MENTION OF COUNTERFEITS OF THIS ISSUE ARE MADE IN THE REFERENCE BOOKS!
$5 :: 1863 :: Serial #B124 - FREEMEN'S BANK, BRISTOL

H40-G26C D144-R7 2/26/1863 AN EAGLE ON AN ANCHOR WITH BUILDINGS & A SHIP IN THE BACKGROUND GRACE THIS RARE NOTE.
$5 :: 1863 :: Serial #B1858 - FREEMEN'S BANK, BRISTOL

H40-G32 D146-R5 10/1/1863 MANY NICE VIGNETTES & A RED OVERPRINTED "FIVE" GRACE THIS HANDSOME NOTE.
$5 :: 1840 :: Serial #A543 - FREEMEN'S BANK, BRISTOL

H40-A20 D147-R6 1/2/1840 THIS NOTE WITH A NICE PORTRAIT OF BEN FRANKLIN ON THE LEFT,IS ALTERED FROM A $5 ON THE CITIZENS BANK OF AUGUSTA,MAINE H20-G20.SOME INTERNAL SPLITS HAVE BEEN REPAIRED.
$10 :: 1859 :: Serial #A390 - FREEMEN'S BANK, BRISTOL

H40-G42 D153-R6 6/10/1859 A VIGNETTE O0F NEPTUNE,LEFT & A LARGE "X" CENTER.
$3 :: 1863 :: Serial #A333 - FREEMEN'S BANK, BRISTOL

H40-G18C D189-R7 2/21/1863 A VERY RARE NOTE WHICH IS THE HAXBY & DURAND PLATE NOTE EXAMPLE!
$1 :: 12/8/1821 :: Serial #E - MOUNT HOPE BANK, BRISTOL

H45-G4 D164-R3 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1818 & FAILED IN 1847.A NICE VIGNETTE OF AN INDIAN IN A CANOE ROWING,& LOTS OF FLOWER LIKE EBLEMS,SOME WITH THE WORD "ONE".
$1 :: 1824 :: Serial #A - MOUNT HOPE BANK, BRISTOL

H45-G2 D165-R3 9/24/1824 A NICE VIGNETTE OF AN INDIAN IN A CONOE ON A RIVER,ROWING.WITH 2 GUTTERFOLDS ON THE LOWER RIGHT.
$2 :: 1820-40'S :: Serial #H - MOUNT HOPE BANK, BRISTOL

H45-G8 D166-R3 1820-40'S A PRETTY BUILDING OVER A POND,FLOWER LIKE EMBLEMS SURROUNDING.
$3 :: 1820 :: Serial #A237 - MOUNT HOPE BANK, BRISTOL

H45-G10 D167-R4 1/1/1820 A VIGNETTE OF VICTORY,CENTER RESTING ON AN ANCHOR WITH A LARGE 3 ON HER LEFT.
$5 :: 1/1/1820 :: Serial #A106 - MOUNT HOPE BANK, BRISTOL

H45-G12 D168-R4 THIS EARLY NOTE FEATURES A SHEPERDESS WITH A LAMB AT THE CENTER.
$10 :: 1820 :: Serial #A853 - MOUNT HOPE BANK, BRISTOL

H45-G14 D169-R5 8/10/1820 2 WOMEN RESTING ON AN "X" CENTER WITH A SAILING SHIP BEHIND.
$20 :: 1820'S :: Serial #A - MOUNT HOPE BANK, BRISTOL

H45-G16 D170-R6 1820'S A PRETTY NOTE WITH 2 WOMEN SURRONDING AN ANCHOR ON A WHARF,WITH A SAILBOAT & A TOWN'S BUILDINGS BEHIND.
Obsolete banknotes for Burrillville
:: 1823 :: Serial #419 - BUCKHILL ROAD LOTTERY, BURRILLVILLE

A NICE EARLY LOTTERY TICKET FROM A REMOTE LOCATION.
$1 :: 9/1/1831 :: Serial #D57 - BURRILLVILLE BANK, BURRILLVILLE

H50-G4 D174-R4 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1818 & FAILED IN 1832.A NICE PERKINS PATENT PLATE NOTE FROM A WOODSY NORTHERN RHODE ISLAND TOWN.
$1 :: 1832 :: Serial #E1607 - BURRILLVILLE BANK, BURRILLVILLE

H50-G6 D174-R4 VARIETY 1/7/1832 PERKINS PATENT PLATE.
$2 :: 1839 :: Serial #C2446 - BURRILLVILLE BANK, BURRILLVILLE

H50-G6A D175-R7 1839 A NICE VIGNETTE OF VICTORY RIDING IN A ONE HORSE CARRIAGE,WITH AN ANGEL OVERSEEING.
$2 :: 1831 :: Serial #A44 - BURRILLVILLE BANK, BURRILLVILLE

H50-G10 D176-R5 9/1/1831 PERKINS PATENT PLATE.
$2 :: 1832 :: Serial #A213 - BURRILLVILLE BANK, BURRILLVILLE

H50-G12 SENC D176-R7 1/7/1832 VARIETY PERKINS PATENT PLATE.
$10 :: 1832 :: Serial #I162 - BURRILLVILLE BANK, BURRILLVILLE

H50-G26 D182-R5 1/7/1832 PERKINS PATENT PLATE.
$20 :: 1832 :: Serial #A4 - BURRILLVILLE BANK, BURRILLVILLE

H50-G30 D183-R6 1/7/1832 A PERKINS PATENT PLATE NOTE WITH A BITE OUT OF THE LOWER LEFT CORNER.
Obsolete banknotes for Coventry
$2 :: 3/21/1827 :: Serial #A740 - BANK OF KENT, COVENTRY

H60-G14 SENC D243-R7 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1818 & CLOSED IN 1867.A VERY RARE GENUINE EARLY NOTE ON THIS BANK WITH TAPED REAPIRS ON THE REVERSE.
$2 :: 1827 :: Serial #A768 - BANK OF KENT, COVENTRY

H60-C14 D247-R7 3/20/1827 A NICE EARLY COUNTERFEIT OF THE PRIOR LISTING.IT'S INTERESTING TO LOOK AT BOTH TOGETHER.
$3 :: 1821 :: Serial #A1419 - BANK OF KENT, COVENTRY

H60-C22 D249-R7 5/4/1821 A RARE EARLY COUNTERFEIT WITH SOME TOP BORDER ROUGHNESS.
$5 :: 1856 :: Serial #1311 - BANK OF KENT, COVENTRY

H60-S5 D255-R5 5/1/1856 THIS NOTE HAS NICE VIGNETTES OF A TOWN,LEFT & A PORTRIAT OF WASHINGTON,RIGHT.
$10 :: 1850-60'S :: Serial #F - BANK OF KENT, COVENTRY

H60-G34B D259-R6 1850-60'S A NEAT LOOKING NOTE WITH ORNATE 10'S,WRITTEN,X,& RED OVERPRINT & NICE VIGNETTES OF VICTORY,RIGHT & A MAN IN A TOGA WITH A BULL,LEFT.
$20 :: 1850'S :: Serial #E - BANK OF KENT, COVENTRY

H60-G38B D261-R6 1850'S 2 20'S,2 DOUBLE X'S,& RED OVERPRINT TWENTY ADORN THIS NICE NOTE AS WELL AS VIGNETTES OF A SEATED WOMAN,A SAILING SHIP,& AN EAGLE,CENTER.
$100 :: 1850'S :: Serial #I - BANK OF KENT, COVENTRY

H60-G46 SENC D265-R7 1850'S A RARE HIGH DENOMINATION ADORNED WITH 3 100'S,3 C'S,& RED OVERPRINT HUNDRED,AS WELL AS NICE VIGNETTES INCLUDING A PORTRAIT OF WASHINGTON.
Obsolete banknotes for Cranston
$1 :: 11/27/1827 :: Serial #B93 - CRANSTON BANK, CRANSTON

H65-G3B D266-R7 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN CRANSTON IN 1818,THEN MOVED TO PROVIDENCE IN 1850,& THEN TO OLNEYVILLE IN 1865,WHEN LATER IN THAT YEAR,IT CLOSED.THIS SPECIMEN IS A VERY RARE EARLY GENUINE USED NOTE ON THIS POPULAR TOWN'S BANK.
$1 :: 1820-30'S :: Serial #B - CRANSTON BANK, CRANSTON

H65-G3A D266A-R5 1820-30'S AN UNISSUED 1ST PRINTING REMAINDER ON THIS BANK.
$1 :: 1830'S :: Serial #A - CRANSTON BANK, CRANSTON

H65-G3A D266B-R5 THE 2ND PRINTING ON THIS UNISSUED REMAINDER OF THIS BANK WITH BOLDER BLACK & WHITE COLORS THAN THE FIRST.
$3 :: 1829 :: Serial #A229 - CRANSTON BANK, CRANSTON

H65-G6A D269-R7 3/3/1829 A VERY RARE EARLY NOTE ON THIS BANK WITH A NICE CENTRAL VIGNETTE OF LIBERTY LEANING ON A LARGE 3.
$3 :: 1826 :: Serial #A17 - CRANSTON BANK, CRANSTON

H65-C16A D271-R7 10/21/1826 AN EQUALLY RARE,AS THE GENUINE VERSION LISTED PRIOR,COUNTERFEIT OF THIS ODD DENOMINATION OF THIS BANK.
$5 :: 1830'S :: Serial #A - CRANSTON BANK, CRANSTON

H65-G24A D273B-R5 1830'S A NICE UNISSUED NOTE OF THIS TYPE FROM ITS 2ND ISSUE.
$5 :: 1820'S :: Serial #A - CRANSTON BANK, CRANSTON

H65-G24A D273A 1820'S AN UNISSUED NOTE ON THE 1ST ISSUE OF THIS TYPE.
$5 :: 1830-50'S :: Serial #A - CRANSTON BANK, CRANSTON

H65-G28 D274-R7 1830-50'S A BEAUTIFUL & RARE PROOF WITH PORTRAIT VIGNETTES OF FRANKLIN & LANSDOWNE'S WASHINGTON & 4 LADIES ALONG THE TOP.
$10 :: 1854 :: Serial #A733 - CRANSTON BANK, CRANSTON

H65-S5 D278-R7 1/3/1854 A RARE NOTE WITH MANY NICE VIGNETTES OF CATTLE,MEN,INDIANS,& LADIES.
$50 :: 1860 :: Serial #R8 - CRANSTON BANK, CRANSTON

H65-G36 D283-R7 1/4/1860 A VERY RARE GENUINE HIGH DENOMINATION SPECIMEN ON THIS BANK WHICH WAS CUT CANCELLED.IT HAS AN INTRIGUING RED "L",WITH 2 50'S ABOVE & FIFTY IN ALL 4 CORNERS.
$2 :: 10/7/1863 :: Serial #A84 - ELMWOOD BANK, CRANSTON

H70-G4A D289-R7 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1854 & CLOSED IN 1867.A VERY RARE NOTE WITH A BEAUTIFUL VIGNETTE OF THE TOWN'S VILLAGE SQUARE.LOTS OF TAPE REPAIRS ON THE BACK MATTER LITTLE.
$50 :: 1850'S :: Serial #A - ELMWOOD BANK, CRANSTON

H70-G10 SENC D295-R7 A GORGEOUS HIGH DENOMINATION PROOF NOTE FEATURING THE SAME VILLAGE SQUARE.
Obsolete banknotes for Cumberland
$5 :: 5/6/1853 :: Serial #A3308 - CITIZENS BANK, CUMBERLAND

H75-A20 D2590-R6 AN INTERESTING BANK THAT WAS CHARTERED IN CUMBERLAND IN 1851 & THEN MOVED TO WOONSOCKET IN THE 1860'S.IT BECAME THE CITIZENS NATIONAL BANK OF WOONSOCKET IN 1865,CHARTER #970.OUR SPECIMEN WAS ALTERED FROM $5 ON THE CITIZENS BANK OF WASHINGTON,D.C.H180-G8.
$1 :: 11/1/1827 :: Serial #C1950 - CUMBERLAND BANK, CUMBERLAND

H80-G3B SENC D301-R7 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1823 & BECAME THE CUMBERLAND NATIONAL BANK,CHARTER #1404 IN 1865.THIS SPECIMEN IS A VERY RARE GENUINE EARLY NOTE OF THIS BANK.
$2 :: 1823 :: Serial #C923 - CUMBERLAND BANK, CUMBERLAND

H80-C10A D305-R6 PRINTED ON BLUE PAPER ALTHOUGH THE TOP LEFT SECTION IS GONE.LIKELY MUCH RARER THAN LISTED.
:: 1825 :: Serial #949 - PROVIDENCE & WORCESTER ROAD LOTTERY, CUMBERLAND

AN EARLY PRETTY PINK LOTTERY TICKET.
:: 1825 :: Serial #1322 - PROVIDENCE & WORCESTER ROAD LOTTERY, CUMBERLAND

ANOTHER EARLY LOTTERY TICKET TO HELP PAY FOR THE ROAD.
Obsolete banknotes for East Greenwich
$3 :: 3/25/1872 :: Serial #A158 - COMMERCIAL COLLEGE BANK, EAST GREENWICH

CC150-3 D335A-R8 THIS COLLEGE BANK WAS INCORORATED IN 1802,THE FIRST SCHOOL OF HIGHER EDUCATION IN RHODE ISLAND! THIS DENOMINATION IS UNLISTED IN THE DURAND REFERENCE!
$20 :: 3/25/1872 :: Serial #A118 - COMMERCIAL COLLEGE BANK, EAST GREENWICH

CC150-20 D338-R7 A VERY RARE NOTE WITH A NICE VIGNETTE OF THE COLLEGE.
SET :: 1890'S? :: no Serial # - EAST GREENWICH SEMINARY, EAST GREENWICH

1 CENT & 5 CENT 2 PIECE SET FROM THE EAST GREENWICH SEMINARY.THESE SPECIMENS ARE UNLISTED IN ANY REFERENCE.
$50 :: 1870'S :: Serial #A80 - FNB COMMERCIAL COLLEGE, EAST GREENWICH

CC175-50 D345-R7 A RARE HIGH DENOMINATION NOTE ON THIS COLLEGE BANK WITH A NICE PORTRAIT VIGNETTE OF BEN FRANKLIN.
$500 :: 1870'S :: Serial #A - FNB COMMERCIAL COLLEGE, EAST GREENWICH

CC175-500 D346A-R8 AN EXTREMELY RARE HIGH DENOMINATION NOTE OF THIS COLLEGE BANK WHOSE DENOMINATION IS UNLISTED IN THE DURAND REFERENCE!
$1 :: 4/1/1859 :: Serial #B789 - GREENWICH BANK, EAST GREENWICH

H95-G2A D318-R7 THIS NEWLY ACQUIRED SPECIMEN IS OUR 1ST EXAMPLE FROM THIS RARE BANK.IT FEATURES A NEAT VIGNETTE OF A SAILOR OVERLOOKING A HARBOUR FULL OF SHIPS & THIS SPECIMEN IS THE DURAND REFERENCE PLATE NOTE!
$5 :: 10/1/1855 :: Serial #C110 - R.I.CENTRAL BANK, EAST GREENWICH

H100-G46C D370B A NICE NOTE,EXACTLY THE SAME AS THE LAST LISTING,BUT THE RED OVERPRINT "5'S" ARE SMALLER.
$1 :: 7/4/1855 :: Serial #A - R.I.CENTRAL BANK, EAST GREENWICH

H100-G10B D351-R4 A NICE DESIGN TYPE OF THIS BANK WITH AN ORNATE RED OVERPRINT "ONE".THE BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1804 & FAILED DURING THE PANIC OF 1857.
$1 :: 7/4/1855 :: Serial #A - R.I.CENTRAL BANK, EAST GREENWICH

H100-G10C D352-R5 THE SAME DESIGN TYPE AS THE PRIOR LISTING,EXCEPT THIS SPECIMEN HAS AN ORNATE GREEN OVERPRINT "ONE".
$2 :: 7/4/1855 :: Serial #A - R.I.CENTRAL BANK, EAST GREENWICH

H100-G22B D358-R5 THIS NOTE HAS A NICE CENTRAL VIGNETTE OF A MAN & A WOMAN RESTING THEIR ARMS ON A OVAL,MIRROR-LIKE VIEW OF THE TOWN WITH ANOTHER WOMAN ON THE RIGHT & 2 ON THE LEFT,WITH AN ORNATE RED "TWO" OVERPRINT.THERE ARE SOME OLD TAPED REPAIRS ON THE REVERSE.
$2 :: 7/4/1855 :: Serial #A1238 - R.I.CENTRAL BANK, EAST GREENWICH

H100-G22C D359-R7 THE SAME TYPE AS THE PRIOR LISTING,EXCEPT THIS SPECIMEN HAS AN ORNATE GREEN OVERPRINT "TWO".
$2 :: 4/20/1814 :: Serial #1123 - R.I.CENTRAL BANK, EAST GREENWICH

H100-C14 D360-R7 A VERY EARLY COUNTERFEIT NOTE OF THIS BANK OF WHICH THE ONLY GENUINE EXAMPLES COULD BE PROOFS,IF THEY EXIST.THE REVERSE OF THIS SPECIMEN HAS MOUNTING REMNABTS & A COUPLE OF SMALL TAPED SPLITS.
$3 :: 7/4/1855 :: Serial #H5/311 - R.I.CENTRAL BANK, EAST GREENWICH

H100-G34B D365-R6 AN INTERESTING NOTE THAT HAS THE USUAL ORNATE RED OVERPRINT "THREE",& ADDITIONALLY IN BOLD BLACK LETTERS,"WORTHLESS H.I.HAMPSHIRE MANUFACTURING BANK WARE{HAM},{MASS}.THE THING OF IT IS,THIS NOTE LOOKS GENUINE TO US!
$3 :: 7/4/1855 :: Serial #A44 - R.I.CENTRAL BANK, EAST GREENWICH

H100-G34C SENC D366-R7 A VERY RARE NOTE ON THIS BANK,THE SAME TYPE AS THE LAST LISTING,EXCEPT WITH AN ORNATE GREEN OVERPRINT "THREE".POSSIBLY UNIQUE!
$5 :: 7/4/1855 :: Serial #B146 - R.I.CENTRAL BANK, EAST GREENWICH

H100-G46A D370A-R5 A NICE NOTE WITH RED OVERPRINT "5'S",& VIGNETTES OF MOTHER,FATHER,& BABY CENTER,A WOMAN ON THE LEFT,& GEORGE WASHINGTON ON THE LOWER RIGHT.
$5 :: 2/7/1853 :: Serial #A303 - R.I.CENTRAL BANK, EAST GREENWICH

H100-S5 D373-R6 A SPURIOUS ISSUE WITH A SAILING SHIP ON THE LEFT,A WOMAN HOLDING OPEN A CHEST,CENTER & A YOUNG FARMER ON THE LOWER RIGHT.
$10 :: 10/1/1855 :: Serial #A555 - R.I.CENTRAL BANK, EAST GREENWICH

H100-G52A SENC D375A-R6+ A NICE NOTE WITH A SIDEWINDING SAILING SHIP AT THE CENTER,A WOMAN ON THE LEFT,& A PORTRAIT OF POSSIBLY ROGER WILLIAMS ON THE LOWER RIGHT & AN ORNATE RED OVERPRINT "TEN".THE DATE IS HAND PRINTED ON THIS SPECIMEN.
$10 :: 10/1/1855 :: Serial #A374 - R.I.CENTRAL BANK, EAST GREENWICH

H100-G52B D375-R6 EXACTLY THE SAME AS THE PRIOR LISTING EXCEPT THE NOTE HAS A PRE-PRINTED DATE.
$1 :: 9/1/1859 :: Serial #B819 - R.I.EXCHANGE BANK, EAST GREENWICH

H105-G2B D384-R5 A PRETTY NOTE WITH WOMEN WORKING LATHES CENTER & AN ORNATE RED OVERPRINT "ONE".THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1852 & FAILED DUE TO EMBEZZLEMENT IN 1860.
$1 :: 1/1/1857 :: Serial #B989 - R.I.EXCHANGE BANK, EAST GREENWICH

H105-G4B D385-R5 A PRETTY NOTE WITH A NICE VIGNETTE OF THE TOWN,CENTER & MANY ORNATE "ONES" ADORN THIS ROSE COLORED NOTE.
$2 :: 9/1/1859 :: Serial #A3451 - R.I.EXCHANGE BANK, EAST GREENWICH

H105-G6B D388-R7 THIS NOTE POSSESSES NICE VIGNETTES OF WOMEN CENTER & RIGHT,A SPEEDING LOCOMOTIVE ON THE LOWER RIGHT WITH AN ORNATE RED "TWO" OVERPRINT.
$2 :: 1/1/1857 :: Serial #A164 - R.I.EXCHANGE BANK, EAST GREENWICH

H105-G8B D389-R5 A PREETY NOTE WITH A VIEW OF THE TOEN AT THE CENTER & MANY 2'S INCLUDING A "LAZY" ONE AT THE RIGHT & A BOLD RED CALLIGRAPHIC "TWO" ALONG THE BOTTOM.
$2 :: 1/1/1857 :: Serial #A141 - R.I.EXCHANGE BANK, EAST GREENWICH

H105-G8A D389A-R7 A BEAUTIFUL NOTE WITH SHARP SIGNATURES ON ROSE PAPER,EXACTLY THE SAME AS THE PRIOR LISTING,SAVE THE RED OVERPRINT "TWO".
$3 :: 1/5/1853 :: Serial #A937 - R.I.EXCHANGE BANK, EAST GREENWICH

H105-G10B SENC D392-R7 A VERY RARE NOTE WITH A TRAIN VIGNETTE AT THE CENTER.THE NOTE HAS AN ORNATE RED OVERPRINTED "THREE".THERE IS THE INKED #803 ON THE REVERSE.
$5 :: 9/1/1859 :: Serial #A832 - R.I.EXCHANGE BANK, EAST GREENWICH

H105-G12B D395-R5 THIS PRETTY NOTE HAS NICE VIGNETTES OF A WOMAN HARVESTING CORN OVERLOOKING SAILBOATS ON THE WATER,CENTER AN INDIAN ON THE LEFT & A FRAMED WOMAN'S PORTRAIT,RIGHT,WITH A LITTLE CHUNK OF THE NOTE MISSING BY IT & AN ORNATE RED OVERPRINT "FIVE".
$10 :: 4/6/1856 :: Serial #F163 - R.I.EXCHANGE BANK, EAST GREENWICH

H105-S5A D401-R6 AN INTERESTING SPURIOUS NOTE MADE FROM AN ALTERED COUNTERFEIT PLATE OF THE BANK OF MONTGOMERY COUNTY,NORRISTOWN,PA.THE NOTE HAS NICE NICE VIGNETTES,MANY 10'S,& AN ORNATE RED OVERPRINT "TEN".
Obsolete banknotes for Exeter
$1 :: 1830-50'S :: Serial #B - EXETER BANK, EXETER

H110-G4 D404-R5 THIS BANK WAS CHARTERED IN 1833 WITH $50,000 IN CAPITAL IN A TOWN SO SMALL IT HAD NEITHER A DOCTOR OR LAWYER.IT CLOSED IN 1865.INTERESTINGLY,THIS UNISSUED REMAINDER IS SIGNED "COUNTERFEIT" IN THE CASHIER'S SPOT & "WORTHLESS" IN THE PRESIDENT'S SPOT,ALTHOUGH THE NOTE WAS NEVER COUNTERFEIT & THE BANK WAS SOLVENT TILL IT CLOSED IN 1865!
$3 :: 1830-50'S :: Serial #A - EXETER BANK, EXETER

H110-G12 D412-R6 A NICE NOTE WITH PORTRAIT VIGNETTES OF WASHINGTON ON THE LEFT & SOMEBODY PROMINENT ON THE RIGHT.SIGNED LIKE THE PRIOR LISTING "COUNTERFEIT & WORTHLESS" ALTHOUGH IT WAS NEITHER!
Obsolete banknotes for Johnston
$1 :: 1/20/1841 :: Serial #B73 - R.I.AGRICULTURAL BANK, JOHNSTON

H135-G4 D488-R4++ A MUCH SCARCER ISSUED NOTE ON THIS BANK THAT IS KNOWN FOR ITS UNUSED REMAINDERS.THE BANK WAS CHARTERED IN 1823 & FAILED IN 1846.
$1 :: 1830-40'S :: Serial #B - R.I.AGRICULTURAL BANK, JOHNSTON

H135-G4 D488-R4 A TYPICAL UNISSUED REMAINDER ON THIS BANK,SAME AS THE PRIOR LISTING.IT HAS NICE PORTRAIT VIGNETTES OF WASHINGTON,LEFT & LAFAYETTE,RIGHT.
$2 :: 2/1/1831 :: Serial #A2 - R.I.AGRICULTURAL BANK, JOHNSTON

H135-G2 D489-R4++ A MUCH SCARCER ISSUED DEUCE OF THIS BANK WITH PORTRAIT VIGNETTES OF PERRY,ALLEN,WILLIAMS,& BARTON.AS A BONUS,THE #2 NOTE ISSUED.
$2 :: 1830-40'S :: Serial #A - R.I.AGRICULTURAL BANK, JOHNSTON

H135-G12 D489-R4 AN UNISSUED REMAINDER OF THIS BANK.
$3 :: 1830-40'S :: Serial #A - R.I.AGRICULTURAL BANK, JOHNSTON

H135-G18 D500-R6 AN UNISSUED REMAINDER WITH THIS ODD DENOMINATION OF THIS BANK.
$5 :: 5/12/1834 :: Serial #A - R.I.AGRICULTURAL BANK, JOHNSTON

H135-G24 D501-R3 AN UNISSUED REMAINDER OF THIS BANK WITH NICE VIGNETTES.THIS SPECIMEN WAS DATED,THOUGH.
$10 :: 1830-40'S :: Serial #A - R.I.AGRICULTURAL BANK, JOHNSTON

H135-G30 D502-R5 AN UNISSUED REMAINDER OF THIS BANK FEATURING A STANDING BARON VON STEUBEN WITH HIS ARMS FOLDED AT LEFT.
$20 :: 1830-40'S :: Serial #A - R.I.AGRICULTURAL BANK, JOHNSTON

H135-G36 D503-R5 AN UNISSUED HIGH DENOMINATION NOTE OF THIS BANK FEATURING BA STANDING GEORGE WASHINGTON AT THE RIGHT.
Obsolete banknotes for Newport
$1 :: 7/1/1861 :: Serial #A6003 - AQUIDNECK BANK, NEWPORT

H140-G2B D504-R7 A VERY RARE NOTE,THE ONLY SPECIMEN WE HAVE ON THIS BANK WHICH HAS AN INTERESTING CODOCILE ON THE REVERSE PENNED IN RED INK BY THOMAS CARR,CHAIRMAN THAT IT WAS CANCELLED 11/24/1879 & GIVEN TO ROBERT HANKLIN AS A TOKEN BY THE DIRECTORS OF THE BANK.THE AQUIDNECK BANK WAS CHARTERED IN 1854 & BECAME THE AQUIDNECK NATIONAL BANK,CHARTER #1546 IN 1865.
$200 :: 10/24/1805 :: Serial #99 - BANK OF RHODE ISLAND, NEWPORT

A NEAT EARLY PROMISSORY NOTE FROM THE 2ND EARLIEST BANK IN THE STATE OF RHODE ISLAND,INCORPORATED IN OCTOBER,1795.
$1 :: 9/9/1831 :: Serial #C4177 - BANK OF RHODE ISLAND, NEWPORT

H170-G5 D516-R7 INCORPORATED IN 1795,THE 2ND OLDEST BANK IN RHODE ISLAND BECAME THE NATIONAL BANK OF RHODE ISLAND CHARTER #1532 IN 1865.THIS NICE SPECIMEN IS THE HAXBY PLATE EXAMPLE.
$2 :: 1/14/1831 :: Serial #B267 - BANK OF RHODE ISLAND, NEWPORT

H170-C12 D520-R7 A RARE EARLY COUNTERFEIT ON THIS TOUGH BANK.
$10 :: 2/24/1811 :: Serial #K246 - BANK OF RHODE ISLAND, NEWPORT

H170-C36 D535-R7 A RARE EARLY COUNTERFEIT ON THIS BANK,THE HAXBY PLATE EXAMPLE!
$5 :: 5/1/1824 :: Serial #A337 - EAGLE BANK, NEWPORT

H145-G6 D559-R7 A VERY RARE INTERESTING COUNTERFEIT ON A BANK THAT NEVER EXISTED! MISSING A GOOD SECTION OF THE LEFT END GIVES THIS SPECIMEN EVEN MORE CHARACTER.
$26 :: 5/23/1882 :: Serial #906 - FNB, NEWPORT

A NEAT EARLY BANK CHECK OF NEWPORT'S 1ST NATIONAL BANK,THAT WAS LATER ENDORSED BY THE PHENIX NATIONAL BANK OF PROVIDENCE & THEN THE AQUIDNECK NATIONAL BANK OF NEWPORT,RHODE ISLAND.EVEN BACK THEN,CHECKS TRAVELED AROUND.
$1 :: 1/1/1866 :: Serial #B58 - MERCHANTS BANK, NEWPORT

H160-G8B D564-R4 INCORPORATED IN 1817,THE 4TH OLDEST BANK IN RHODE ISLAND FAILED IN 1902.THE NOTE FEATURES BEAUTIFUL ORANGE ONES ON A JET BLACK BACKROUND.
$1 :: 10/20/1854 :: Serial #B2100 - MERCHANTS BANK, NEWPORT

H150-A10 D566-R6 ALTERED FROM A $1 MERCHANTS BANK OF STILLWATER,MINNESOTA H180-G2.
$2 :: 5/1/1826 :: Serial #A749 - MERCHANTS BANK, NEWPORT

H150-C14 D574-R7 A NICE EARLY NOTE ON THIS RARE BANK WITH A GUTTER FOLD ON THE LOWER RIGHT.
$3 :: 1850'S :: Serial #A - MERCHANTS BANK, NEWPORT

H150-G26 SENC D577-R7 AN EXTREMELY RARE NOTE ON THIS BANK.PROBABLY UNIQUE!
$3 :: 1/1/1859 :: Serial #A3511 - MERCHANTS BANK, NEWPORT

H150-S5 D583-R7 A RARE & BEAUTIFUL NOTE WITH ORANGE COLOR & CRYPTIC 3'S.THE HAXBY REFERENCE NOTES THIS SPECIMEN AS ALTERED & SPURIOUS!
$5 :: 8/21/1853 :: Serial #51 - MERCHANTS BANK, NEWPORT

H150-A30 D588-R7 AN INTERESTING NOTE ALTERED FROM A $5 MERCHANTS BANK OF FORT LEAVENWORTH,KANSAS H35-G6.
$5 :: 6/7/1857 :: Serial #A1922 - MERCHANTS BANK, NEWPORT

H150-S10 D593-R6 A NICE NOTE WITH 5 PROMINENT AMERICAN'S PORTRAITS ON A V CENTER.
$10 :: 1860'S :: Serial #A - NEW ENGLAND COMMERCIAL BANK, NEWPORT

H155-G86B H632-R1 A NICE REMAINDER WITH A BOLD GREEN OVERPRINT.
$1 :: 1820-30'S :: Serial #A - NEW ENGLAND COMMERCIAL BANK, NEWPORT

H155-G6 D608-R1 INCORPORATED IN 1818 & CLOSED IN THE 1860'S,MANY NOTES STILL EXIST ON THIS BANK FOR COLLECTORS.
$1 :: 6/1/1854 :: Serial #B2323 - NEW ENGLAND COMMERCIAL BANK, NEWPORT

H155-G14 D610-R7 A RARE ISSUED NOTE OF THIS BANK WITH PRETTY PORTRAIT VIGNETTES OF WASHINGTON ET AL.
$1 :: 1860'S :: Serial #B - NEW ENGLAND COMMERCIAL BANK, NEWPORT

H155-G16A D611-R1 A PRETTY REMAINDER WITH A BOLD GREEN ONVERPRINT.
$1 :: 9/6/1830 :: Serial #B1517 - NEW ENGLAND COMMERCIAL BANK, NEWPORT

H155-C2 D612-R7 A RARE EARLY COUNTERFEIT OF THIS PROLIFIC BANK.
$2 :: 1860'S :: no Serial # - NEW ENGLAND COMMERCIAL BANK, NEWPORT

H155-G32 D617-R1 A REMAINDER OF THIS BANK WITH A BONUS,ABOUT 25% OF THE $3 NOTE ABOVE.
$2 :: 1830-40'S :: Serial #B - NEW ENGLAND COMMERCIAL BANK, NEWPORT

H155-G36 D618-R1 A PRETTY REMAINDER WITH NICE VIGNETTES OF 3 WOMEN.
$2 :: 1860'S :: Serial #A - NEW ENGLAND COMMERCIAL BANK, NEWPORT

H155-G44A D621-R1 A NICE REMAINDER WITH A BOLD GREEN OVERPRINT.
$3 :: 1860'S :: Serial #A - NEW ENGLAND COMMERCIAL BANK, NEWPORT

H155-G60A D625-R1 A NICE REMAINDER WITH A BOLD GREEN OVERPRINT.
$5 :: 1818-20'S :: Serial #A - NEW ENGLAND COMMERCIAL BANK, NEWPORT

H155-G64 D626-R7 A RARE BLACK & WHITE EARLY PROOF OF THIS BANK.
$5 :: 1830-40'S :: Serial #A - NEW ENGLAND COMMERCIAL BANK, NEWPORT

H155-G70 D627-R1 A REMAINDER OF THIS BANK WITH PRETTY VIGNETTES.
$5 :: 4/9/1846 :: Serial #A5780 - NEW ENGLAND COMMERCIAL BANK, NEWPORT

H155-G70 D627-R1 A REMAINDER,SAME AS THE LAST NOTE EXCEPT THIS EXAMPLE WAS SERIAL NUMBERED & DATED & READY TO GO.
$5 :: 1860'S :: Serial #A - NEW ENGLAND COMMERCIAL BANK, NEWPORT

H155-G76B D629-R1 A NICE REMAINDER OF THIS BANK WITH A BOLD GREEN OVERPRINT.
$10 :: 1830-40'S :: Serial #D - NEW ENGLAND COMMERCIAL BANK, NEWPORT

H155-G82 D630-R1 A NICE REMIANDER WITH PRETTY VIGNETTES.
$50 :: 1820-30'S :: Serial #A - NEW ENGLAND COMMERCIAL BANK, NEWPORT

H155-G92 D633-R1 A NICE HIGH VALUE REMAINDER OF THE EARLY STYLE OF THIS BANK.
$50 :: 1820-30'S :: Serial #A - NEW ENGLAND COMMERCIAL BANK, NEWPORT

H155-G92A D633-R1 A NICE HIGH VLUE,SAME AS THE LAST LISTING,BUT OF THE LATER STYLE.
$50 :: 1830-40'S :: Serial #J - NEW ENGLAND COMMERCIAL BANK, NEWPORT

H155-G94 D634-R1 A NICE HIGH VALUE REMIANDER.
$50 :: 1860'S :: Serial #A - NEW ENGLAND COMMERCIAL BANK, NEWPORT

H155-G98A D636-R1 A NEAT HIGH VALUE REMAINDER WITH A BOLD GREEN OVERPRINT.
$100 :: 1820-30'S :: Serial #A - NEW ENGLAND COMMERCIAL BANK, NEWPORT

H155-G104 D637-R1 A NICE HIGH VALUE REMAINDER OF THE PERKINS STYLE.
$100 :: 1830-40'S :: Serial #H - NEW ENGLAND COMMERCIAL BANK, NEWPORT

H155-G106 D638-R1 A NICE HIGH VALUE REMAINDER FEATURING A WASHINGTON PORTRAIT.
$100 :: 1860'S :: Serial #A - NEW ENGLAND COMMERCIAL BANK, NEWPORT

H155-G110A D640-R1 AND LAST BUT NOT LEAST,A HIGH VALUE REMAINDER OF THIS BANK WITH THE BOLD GREEN OVERPRINT.
$1 :: 11/1/1849 :: Serial #A4660 - NEWPORT BANK, NEWPORT

H160-G14 D643-R7 A VERY RARE ISSUED NOTE OF THIS BANK WHICH WAS INCORPORATED IN 1803 & BECAME THE NEWPORT NATIONAL BANK IN 1865.
$2 :: 5/24/1837 :: Serial #C2936 - NEWPORT BANK, NEWPORT

H160-S10 D647-R7 A RARE SPURIOUS ISSUE OF THIS BANK WITH A PORTRIAT VIGNETTE OF SIR WALTER RALEIGH AT CENTER.
$5 :: 5/1/1863 :: Serial #A585 - NEWPORT BANK, NEWPORT

H160-G30A D653-R7 A RARE,ISSUED NOTE OF THIS BANK FEATURING SAILBOATS,CENTER.
$10 :: 11/5/1858 :: Serial #D908 - NEWPORT EXCHANGE BANK, NEWPORT

H165-A10 D675-R7 A RARE ALTERED SPECIMEN OF THE STILLWATER CANAL BANK OF ORONO,MAINE H420-G10.IT'S MISSING A GOOD PIECE OF THE UPPER LEFT.THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1834 & BECAME THE NEWPORT EXCHANGE BANK OF NEWPORT,CHARTER #1565 IN 1865.
$50 :: 1830-60'S :: Serial #A - NEWPORT EXCHANGE BANK, NEWPORT

H165-G20 D678-R7 A VERY RARE HIGH DENOMINATION PROOF OF THIS BANK WITH NICE VIGNETTES.
$60 :: 9/13/1819 :: no Serial # - NEWPORT TAX COLLECTOR, NEWPORT

AN INTERESTING EARLY TAX RECEIPT.
$1 :: 1/1/1853 :: Serial #A3350 - RHODE ISLAND UNION BANK, NEWPORT

H175-G8A D684-R3 INCORPORATED IN 1863,THE BANK BECAME THE UNION NATIONAL BANK,CHARTER #2554 IN 1881.THE BANK MERGED WITH THE AQUIDNECK NB IN 1912 & WITH THE R.I.HOSPITAL BANK IN 1950.THE NOTE FEATUES A PRETTY RED HANDWRITTEN REDEMPTION DATE SEPTEMBER,1880.
$1 :: 7/1/1856 :: Serial #A2588 - RHODE ISLAND UNION BANK, NEWPORT

H175-G8A D690-R3 SAME AS THE PRECEEDING NOTE,WITH A BOLD RED OVERPRINT "ONE".
$1 :: 1/10/1865 :: Serial #A596 - RHODE ISLAND UNION BANK, NEWPORT

H175-G10A D692-R4 A NICE NOTE WITH BOLD COLOR SIGNED BY 2 FAMOUS NAMES IN RHODE ISLAND BANKING.J.S.COGGESHALL AS CASHIER & THE INFAMOUS WILLIAM C.COZZENS AS PRESIDENT.
$1 :: 1/10/1865 :: Serial #B2253 - RHODE ISLAND UNION BANK, NEWPORT

H175-G10A D692-R4 SAME AS THE PRECEEDING NOTE,WITH A BOLD HANDWRITTEN RED REDEMPTION JULY 28,1885.
$2 :: 1/3/1815 :: Serial #F367 - RHODE ISLAND UNION BANK, NEWPORT

H175-G14 D694-R7 A VERY RARE EARLY ISSUED NOTE OF THIS BANK WITH OVERPRINT "TWO".
$2 :: 1/3/1815 :: Serial #F709 - RHODE ISLAND UNION BANK, NEWPORT

H175-C14 D694A-R7 AN EARLY COUNTERFEIT OF THE PRECEEDING NOTE,WHICH IS UNLISTED IN THE DURAND REFERENCE! THIS SPECIMEN WITH MUCH WEAR & PAPER LOSS TO THE EDGES,HAS QUITE A FEW ENDORSEMENTS.A GOOD EXAMPLE OF HOW COUNTERFEITS CIRCULATED FAR & WIDE WITH MULTIPLE REDEMPTIONS.
$2 :: 1/1/1852 :: Serial #A3211 - RHODE ISLAND UNION BANK, NEWPORT

H175-G20 D696-R5 A NICE ISSUED DEUCE WITH A BOLD RED HANDWRITTEN REDEMPTION ON SEPTEMBER 7,1885.
$2 :: 6/1/1859 :: Serial #A4363 - RHODE ISLAND UNION BANK, NEWPORT

H175-G20B D698-R5 THE SAME TYPE AS THE PRECEEDING TWO NOTES WITH THE BOLD RED REDEMPTION DATED FEBRUARY 5,1885,WITH A BOLD GREEN OVERPRINT "TWO".
$2 :: 1/10/1865 :: Serial #A1140 - RHODE ISLAND UNION BANK, NEWPORT

H175-G22A D699-R6 A NICE ISSUED NOTE SIGNED BY COGGESHALL & THE INFAMOUS WILLIAM C.COZZENS THAT HAS THE PENNED BOLD RED REDEMPTION ON MAY 3,1886.
$3 :: 7/14/1805 :: Serial #B563 - RHODE ISLAND UNION BANK, NEWPORT

H175-G26 D703-R7 A VERY RARE EARLY ISSUED NOTE.
$5 :: 7/4/1854 :: Serial #A5998 - RHODE ISLAND UNION BANK, NEWPORT

H175-G36 D706-R4 A NICE NOTE FEATURING VIGNETTES OF AN ANGEL & BABY,CENTER SURROUNDING AN ANCHOR,& AN INDIAN LEFT.WITH THE PENNED BOLD RED REDEMPTION ON JANUARY 5,1885.
$5 :: 1/1/1856 :: Serial #A1591 - RHODE ISLAND UNION BANK, NEWPORT

H175-G36A D707-R4 SAME AS THE PRECEEDING NOTE WITH BOLD PENNED RED REDEMPTION OF NOVEMBER 5,1885 WITH A BOLD RED OVERPRINT "FIVE".THIS SPECIMEN IS THE HAXBY PLATE EXAMPLE.
$5 :: 6/1/1862 :: Serial #A6423 - RHODE ISLAND UNION BANK, NEWPORT

H175-G36B D708-R4 THE SAME TYPE AS THE PRECEEDING 2 NOTES WITH PENNED BOLD RED REDEMPTION ON NOVEMBER 7,1885 WITH A BOLD GREEN OVERPRINT "FIVE".SIGNED BY COGGESHALL & THE INFAMOUS COZZENS.THIS NICE SPECIMEN IS THE HAXBY PLATE EXAMPLE.
$5 :: 1/10/1865 :: Serial #A927 - RHODE ISLAND UNION BANK, NEWPORT

H175-G38A D709-R6 THIS NICE NOTE,SIGNED BY COGGESHALL & COZZENS FEATURES A BEAUTIFUL VIGNETTE OF A STEAMSHIP,CENTER.WITH BOLD RED PENNED REDEMPTION ON SEPTEMBER 5,1885.
$5 :: 1/7/1831 :: Serial #441 - RHODE ISLAND UNION BANK, NEWPORT

H175-S5 D713-R7 HARD TO BELIEVE THAT THIS NOTE WAS ALTERED IT LOOKS SO GOOD,FROM A $5 FARMERS BANK OF MOUNT HOLLY,N.J.H324-G4,A NON-EXISTANT BANK!
$10 :: 11/5/1855 :: Serial #A665 - RHODE ISLAND UNION BANK, NEWPORT

H175-G48A D717-R6 A RARE ISSUED $10 WITH LARGE "X",BOLD OVERPRINT "TEN",& PENNED RED REDEMPTION ON NOVEMBER 7,1885.
$10 :: 1/10/1865 :: Serial #A297 - RHODE ISLAND UNION BANK, NEWPORT

H175-G50A D718-R7 A RARE NOTE SIGNED BY COGGESHALL & COZZENS WITH A BOLD PENNED RED "REDEEMED",BUT NO DATE,WHICH BOASTS BEAUTIFUL VIGNETTES OF THE DOLLAR BILL WASHINGTON PORTRAIT & THE SIGNING OF THE CONSTITUTION.
$10 :: 1/1/1862 :: Serial #A624 - RHODE ISLAND UNION BANK, NEWPORT

H175-C48B D719-R6 THE SAME NOTE AS THE PRECEEDING,BUT MUCH BOLDER & "SIGNED" BY COGGESHALL & COZZENS.BUT THIS SPECIMEN'S A COUNTERFEIT!
$10 :: 1/2/1844 :: Serial #D628 - RHODE ISLAND UNION BANK, NEWPORT

H175-A20 D723-R7 A NICELY ALTERED NOTE OF A $10 ON THE COMMERCIAL BANK OF GRATIOT,MICHIGAN H200-G8,WITH PRETTY SAILBOAT VIGNETTES,& THE BOLD RED PENNED REDEMPTION DATED NOVEMBER 30,1896 DONE TWICE! ON THE OBVERSE.I WONDER WHY?
$5 :: 1/1/1859 :: Serial #A1758 - TRADERS BANK, NEWPORT

H180-A30 D742-R7 A BEAUTIFULLY ALTERED NOTE ON A $5 FROM THE WAUBEEK BANK OF DESOTO,NEBRASKA H30-G8A.IT FEATURES VIGNETTES OF A SIDEWHEELER BOAT,CENTER & PORTRAITS OF WASHINGTON & JOHN C.CALHOUN,RIGHT & LEFT.THE TRADERS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1836 & BECAME THE 1ST NEWPORT NATIONAL BANK,THE FIRST NATIONAL BANK OF NEWPORT,CHARTER #1021 ON MAY 1,1865.
$5 :: 8/12/1858 :: Serial #A4069 - TRADERS BANK, NEWPORT

H180-A20 D744-R7 A RARE ALTERED NOTE FROM A $5 ON THE THAMES BANK OF LAUREL,INDIANA H325-G8A WITH BOLD OVERPRINT "FIVE".
$5 :: 9/1/1847 :: Serial #A1246 - TRADERS BANK, NEWPORT

H180-A25 D745-R7 A RARE ALTERED NOTE ON A $5 FROM THE CITIZENS BANK OF AUGUSTA,MAINE H20-G20 WITH A PORTRAIT VIGNETTE ON BEN FRANKLIN,LEFT.A REALLY NICE LOOKING NOTE,HARD TO BELIEVE IT'S ALTERED.
$10 :: 10/1/1856 :: Serial #630 - TRADERS BANK, NEWPORT

H180-G40 SENC D749-R7 A RARE HIGH VALUE ISSUED NOTE OF THIS BANK WITH VIGNETTES OF SAILBOATS,AN ARCHER,& A WOMAN.
$10 :: 5/10/1856 :: Serial #534 - TRADERS BANK, NEWPORT

H180-A35 D751-R7 A RARE ALTERED NOTE,SAME AS THE PRECEEDING TYPE,FROM A $10 ON THE HAMILTON BANK OF NEARBY SCITUATE,RHODE ISLAND H440-G10.A GREAT EXAMPLE OF THE PROBLEMS BANKS OF THIS ERA FACED AS SCITUATE IS ABOUT 20 MILES FROM NEWPORT!
$20 :: 5/4/1856 :: Serial #F1841 - TRADERS BANK, NEWPORT

H180-A38 D754-R7 A RARE ALTERED NOTE FROM A $20 ON THE HAMILTON BANK OF NEARBY SCITUATE,RHODE ISLAND H440-G12.AS OPPOSED TO THE PRECEEDING $10,THIS EXAMPLE WAS EXPOSED BY THE SUFFOLK BANK OF BOSTON AS A COUNTERFEIT,& THEY MARKED IT 3 TIMES IN BLOCK LETTERS.THIS SPECIMEN HAS A REPAIRED TEAR,& A CHUNK MISSING FROM THE BOTTOM RIGHT CORNER,OF LITTLE MATTER ON THIS RARITY.
5,7,9,10,2 :: 5/15/1837 :: no Serial # - W.C.COZZENS & CO., NEWPORT

D553-558-R5 ANEAT 6 PIECE COMPLETE SET ON THE WILLIAM C.COZZENS COMPANY'S BANK.INTERESTINGLY,HE WAS THE PRESIDENT OF THE RHODE ISLAND UNION BANK OF NEWPORT IN THE 1860'S.
Obsolete banknotes for Pawtucket
$1 :: 5/1/1823 :: Serial #581 - FARMERS & MECHANICS BANK, PAWTUCKET

H220-G4A D896-R7 INCORPORATED IN 1823,THIS BANK FAILED SHORTLY THEREAFTER & WAS REORGANIZED IN 1829.THE BANK MOVED TO PROVIDENCE IN 1833 & BECAME THE PHENIX NATIONAL BANK,ONE OF RHODE ISLAND'S PROLIFIC BANKS,CHARTER #948 IN 1865.THIS SPECIMEN HAS MANY TAPED BANDAGES ON THE REVERSE.
$2 :: 5/1/1823 :: Serial #A2460 - FARMERS & MECHANICS BANK, PAWTUCKET

H220-G8A D897-R7 THIS RARE NOTE FEATURES A VIGNETTE OF A BULL AT THE CENTER.
$3 :: 5/1/1823 :: Serial #A361 - FARMERS & MECHANICS BANK, PAWTUCKET

H220-G18A D898-R7 ANOTHER RARE NOTE ON THIS BANK FEATURING A WOMAN DROPPING COINS FROM A CHEST AT THE CENTER.
$5 :: 5/1/1823 :: Serial #A649 - FARMERS & MECHANICS BANK, PAWTUCKET

H220-G16 D898A-R8? THIS DENOMINATION IS NOT LISTED IN THE DURAND OR HAXBY REFERENCES!
Obsolete banknotes for Providence
50 CENTS :: 1930'S :: no Serial # - ABNER J.BARNABY, PROVIDENCE

A NICE AD NOTE FOR ABNER J.BARNABY CLOTHING COMPANY.
SHEET :: B,A,A :: no Serial # - AMERICAN BANK, PROVIDENCE

H240-G35,40,60 D942,4,& POST NOTE-R7 1830-40'S 3 PIECE UNCUT SHEET.A RARE SHEET WITH VALUES $20,$100,& THE POST NOTE.COMES HOUSED IN A NICE BLACK FRAME.
$1 :: 1830-40'S :: Serial #B - AMERICAN BANK, PROVIDENCE

H240-G4 D907-R7 INCORPORATED IN 1833,THIS BANK BECAME THE AMERICAN NATIONAL BANK CHARTER #1472 IN 1865.INTERESTINGLY,THE BANK WAS ABSORBED BY THE POPULAR RHODE ISLAND HOSPITAL BANK,CHARTER #13901 IN 1906.
$1 :: 11/11/1855 :: Serial #D83 - AMERICAN BANK, PROVIDENCE

H240-G6A SENC D909-R7 A VERY RARE GENUINE ISSUED NOTE ON THIS BANK WITH NICE VIGNETTES & BOLD RED OVERPRINT "ONE".
$2 :: 3/7/1848 :: Serial #A619 - AMERICAN BANK, PROVIDENCE

H240-A12 D916-R7 AN INTERESTING DEUCE WITH INTERNAL FLAWS ALTERED FROM A $2 OF THE BANK OF SUPERIOR,SUPERIOR,MICHIGAN WHICH IS UNLISTED IN THE HAXBY REFERENCE!
$5 :: 7/1/1847 :: Serial #A7111 - AMERICAN BANK, PROVIDENCE

H240-A15 D930-R7 A VERY SCARCE BANK,THIS EXAMPLE IS AN ALTERATION OF A $5 ON THE BANK OF OWASSO,MICHIGAN H305-G8.
$10 :: 4/6/1843 :: Serial #A746 - AMERICAN BANK, PROVIDENCE

H240-A25 SENC D936-R7 A VERY RARE $10 ALTERED NOTE OF THE CITIZENS BANK OF AUGUSTA,MAINE H20-G24.IT SEEMS THE COUNTERFEITERS USED QUITE A FEW NOTES FROM THIS BANK TO PRODUCE NOTES ON SEVERAL BANKS.
$5 :: 1830-40'S :: Serial #B - ARCADE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H245-G22 D961-R7 A RARE PROOF OF THIS BANK WITH A TINY CHUNK MISSING FROM THE LOWER LEFT CORNER.THE BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1831 & BECAME THE RHODE ISLAND NATIONAL BANK,CHARTER #983 IN 1865.THE BANK WAS LIQUIDATED IN 1901,& THEN MERGED WITH 3 OTHER BANKS TO BECOME THE UNITED NATIONAL BANK,CHARTER #5925 WHICH AGAIN WAS LIQUIDATED IN 1916!
$10 :: 1830-40'S :: Serial #A - ARCADE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H245-G28 D966-R7 A RARE PROOF ON THIS RARE BANK IN PERFECT CONDITION.
$2 :: 9/13/1865 :: Serial #A19 - ATLAS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H255-G4C SENC D993-R7 AN EXTREMELY RARE ISSUED NOTE OF THIS BANK WHOSE TYPE IS UNLISTED IN HAXBY.THE ATLAS BANK WAS INCORORATED IN 1854 & CLOSED IN 1867.THIS IS THE FIRST SPECIMEN WE'VE SEEN ON THIS BANK & WE HAD TO PAY DEARLY TO GET IT!
$1 :: 1860'S :: Serial #A - BANK OF AMERICA, PROVIDENCE

H235-G4A D1003-R4 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN MAY OF 1851 & LIQUIDATED IN 1890.
$1 :: 1860'S :: Serial #B - BANK OF AMERICA, PROVIDENCE

H235-G4A D1003-R4 THE "B" POSITION NOTE TO THE SHEET.
$1 :: 1860'S :: Serial #C - BANK OF AMERICA, PROVIDENCE

H235-G4A D1003-R4 THE "C" POSITION NOTE TO THE SHEET.#26435-37 + OUR $2 #21692 COMPRISE A CUT SHEET ON THIS BANK.
$1 :: 10/1/1860 :: Serial #B69 - BANK OF AMERICA, PROVIDENCE

H235-G2 D1004-R7 A RARE GENUINE ISSUED & WELL USED NOTE OF THIS BANK WITH NICE VIGNETTES & LIGHT RED OVERPRINT "ONE'.
$1 :: 1/9/1852 :: Serial #B674 - BANK OF AMERICA, PROVIDENCE

H235-A5 D1005-R4 AN ALTERED SPECIMEN FROM A $1 ON THE PENNSYLVANIA SAVINGS BANK OF PHILADELPHIA H-AS380-G6.
$2 :: 1860'S :: Serial #A - BANK OF AMERICA, PROVIDENCE

H235-G8A D1006-R4 THE DEUCE & BOTTOM NOTE TO THE SHEET OF 3}$1'S & THE $2 WE HAVE IN CUT FORM.OUR NUMBERS #26435-37 & THIS SPECIMEN.
$2 :: 10/19/1852 :: Serial #A205 - BANK OF AMERICA, PROVIDENCE

H235-A10 D1008-R7 A RARE ALTERED DEUCE OF THE BANK OF AMERICA,GEORGETOWN,WASHINGTON D.C.H50-G2 WITH PRETTY VIGNETTES & AN OVAL PORTRAIT OF THOMAS JEFFERSON.
$5 :: 1860'S :: Serial #B - BANK OF AMERICA, PROVIDENCE

H235-G14A D1012-R4 A NICE REMAINDER WITH PRETTY GREEN TINT.
$5 :: 11/1/1861 :: Serial #C1831 - BANK OF AMERICA, PROVIDENCE

H235-G12A SENC D1013-R5 AN ORIGINAL ISSUED NOTE OF THIS BANK WHICH INTERESTINGLY DURAND RATED AS AN R5,BUT WITH A HAXBY RATING THAT A SURVIVING EXAMPLE HAD NOT BEEN CONFIRMED!
$5 :: 11/1/1861 :: Serial #C1076 - BANK OF AMERICA, PROVIDENCE

H235-C12B D1015-R5 A NICE COUNTERFEIT WITH PRETTY VIGNETTES OF AN EAGLE & AN ANCHOR ON A SHIELD,+ AN OVAL PORTRAIT OF GEORGE WASHINGTON.
$10 :: 1860'S :: Serial #A - BANK OF AMERICA, PROVIDENCE

H235-G18A D1018-R5 A NICE REMAINDER WITH GREEN TINT FROM THE SAME SHEET ISSUE OF OUR #21691.
$2 :: 1/1/1863 :: Serial #A - BANK OF AMERICA, PROVIDENCE

H365-G14A D1054-R7 A RARE GENUINE ISSUED NOTE OF THIS BANK.
$3 :: 7/1/1856 :: Serial #A500 - BANK OF COMMERCE, PROVIDENCE

H275-S10 D1034-R5 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN MAY OF 1851 & BECAME THE NATIONAL BANK OF COMMERCE,CHARTER #1366 IN 1865.THIS SPECIMEN IS A NICE EXAMPLE FEATURING AN EAGLE AT CENTER OF THIS SPURIOUS ISSUE.
$3 :: 7/1/1856 :: Serial #A3320 - BANK OF COMMERCE, PROVIDENCE

H275-S10A D1034A-R7 AN EXTREMELY RARE GEUINE ISSUED SPECIMEN OF THIS BANK OF THE SAME EXACT TYPE AS OUR SPURIOUS EXAMPLE #26443.NOT IN THE HAXBY OR DURAND REFERENCES!
$10 :: 7/1/1854 :: Serial #B2005 - BANK OF COMMERCE, PROVIDENCE

H275-N20 SENC D1041-R7 AN EXTREMELY RARE GENUINE ISSUED NOTE OF THIS BANK WITH NICE VIGNETTES OF A WOMAN,SHIP,EAGLE,& MEDALLIC "TEN".
$1 :: 1820'S :: Serial #B - BANK OF NORTH AMERICA, PROVIDENCE

H365-G2 D1046-R7 INCORPORATED IN 1823,THIS BANK BECAME THE NATIONAL BANK OF NORTH AMERICA,CHARTER #1036 IN 1865.THIS RARE PROOF WITH DIAMOND CUTOUT CANCELLATIONS IS THE DURAND REFERENCE PLATE EXAMPLE.
$5 :: 7/3/1852 :: Serial #414 - BANK OF NORTH AMERICA, PROVIDENCE

H365-S10 D1062-R7 A RARE SPURIOUS ISSUE ON THIS BANK WITH A NICE VIGNETTE OF A WOMAN BY A TRAIN AT THE CENTER.
$10 :: 1850'S :: Serial #B - BANK OF NORTH AMERICA, PROVIDENCE

H365-R10 SENC D1065-R7 THIS EXTREMELY RARE & INTERESTING NOTE WAS RAISED FROM A GENUINE $1 NOTE {G8} OF THIS BANK TO A $10 EXAMPLE!
$10 :: 1/1/51855 :: Serial #B1040 - BANK OF NORTH AMERICA, PROVIDENCE

H365-A20 D1070-R7 THIS SHARP & PRETTY SPECIMEN WAS ALTERED FROM A $10 OF THE FARMERS & DROVERS BANK OF PETERSBURG,INDIANA H520-G8A.
$2 :: 7/24/1855 :: Serial #A21 - BANK OF THE REPUBLIC, PROVIDENCE

H385-G4A D1054-R1 PRETTY VIGNETTES & A BOLD RED OVERPRINT "TWO" HIGHLIGHT THIS NOTE FROM THIS PROLIFIC ISSUER.
$1 :: 2/1/1856 :: Serial #AW634 - BANK OF THE REPUBLIC, PROVIDENCE

H385-G2A D1082-R1 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1854 & ISSUED LOTS OF NOTES FOR SPECULATION & THEREBY FAILED IN 1856.THEY WEREN'T AROUND LONG! THE NOTE HAS THE POPULAR OVAL PORTRAIT OF WASHINGTON AT THE CENTER & LOOKS VERY SIMILAR TO THE $1 FEDERAL LEGAL ISSUE OF 1917.
$3 :: 9/4/1855 :: Serial #A396 - BANK OF THE REPUBLIC, PROVIDENCE

H385-G6A D1086-R1 A NICE ODD DENOMINATION OF THIS BANK WITH A STEAMSHIP AT THE CENTER.
$5 :: 8/6/1855 :: Serial #A1 - BANK OF THE REPUBLIC, PROVIDENCE

H385-G8A D1088-R1 A BEAUTIFUL VIGNETTE OF THE STATE CAPITAL & RED OVERPRINT "FIVE" HIGHLIGHT THIS SERIAL #1 SPECIMEN,THE ONLY #1 BROKEN BANK NOTE WE HAVE SEEN FROM RHODE ISLAND!
$10 :: 9/8/1855 :: Serial #A293 - BANK OF THE REPUBLIC, PROVIDENCE

H385-G10A D1090-R1 A NICE SPECIMEN TO END OUR HOLDINGS OF THIS BANK WITH A PORTRAIT VIGNETTE OF BEN FRANKLIN,AN EAGLE,& SOME TOWNSPEOPLE.THE WORDS "TEN DOLLARS" ARE INTERTWINED ON BOTH LOWER CORNERS,A FEATURE I HAVE NOT SEEN ON ANY OTHER RHODE ISLAND NOTE.THE BANK OF THE REPUBLIC SPLIT IN LESS THAN 2 YEARS,& SADLY THE COUNTRY DID THE SAME JUST 5 YEARS LATER.
$150 :: 11/12/182? :: Serial #182 - BANK OF THE UNITED STATES, PROVIDENCE

A VERY EARLY CHECK,THE EARLIEST WE'VE SEEN.
$1 :: 1830-40'S :: Serial #B - BLACKSTONE CANAL BANK, PROVIDENCE

H260-G8 D1095-R7 INCORPORATED IN 1831,THIS BANK BECAME THE BLACKSTONE CANAL NATIONAL BANK,CHARTER #1328 IN 1865.THIS IS A RARE PROOF SPECIMEN WITH BEAUTIFUL VIGNETTES.
$1 :: 1841 :: Serial #A - BLACKSTONE CANAL BANK, PROVIDENCE

H260-G8 D1095-R7 A RARE GENUINE ISSUED NOTE OF THIS BANK,THE SAME AS THE PRIOR PROOF VERSION WE HAVE.THIS SPECIMEN IS THE HAXBY & DURAND REFERENCES PLATE EXAMPLE!
$1 :: 1/1/1863 :: Serial #B262 - BLACKSTONE CANAL BANK, PROVIDENCE

H260-G12A D1099-R5 A GORGEOUS NOTE WITH GREEN BLOCK TINT WITH GREAT VIGNETTES.
$2 :: 7/4/1831 :: Serial #A10 - BLACKSTONE CANAL BANK, PROVIDENCE

H260-G20 D1101-R7 A VERY RARE EARLY DEUCE OF THIS BANK WITH NICE COLOR & SIGS,& IS THE HAXBY & DURAND REFERENCES PLATE EXAMPLE!
$2 :: 1830-40'S :: Serial #A - BLACKSTONE CANAL BANK, PROVIDENCE

H260-G28 SENC D1105A-R8 THIS PRETTY NOTE IS A UNIQUE PROOF,WHOSE TYPE IS NOT LISTED IN THE HAXBY OR DURAND REFERENCES!
$5 :: 10/1/1840 :: Serial #C658 - BLACKSTONE CANAL BANK, PROVIDENCE

H260-A15 D1113-R7 A NEATLY ALTERES EXAMPLE FROM A $5 ON THE STILLWATER CANAL BANK OF ORONO,MIANE.THE COUNTERFEITERS MISPELLED PROVIBENCE,THOUGH!
$5 :: 9/1/1838 :: Serial #A32? - BLACKSTONE CANAL BANK, PROVIDENCE

H260-C30 SENC D1114-R7+ AN EXTREMELY RARE COUNTERFEIT,NOT AN ALTERATION THAT MAY WELL BE UNIQUE!
$1 :: 1880'S :: no Serial # - BRYANT & STRATTON BUSINESS COLLEGE BANK, PROVIDENCE

CC250-1A D1140-R7 A ROSE COLORED VERSION OF THIS COLLEGE'S 3RD & FINAL ISSUE OF NOTES.
$1 :: 1880'S :: no Serial # - BRYANT & STRATTON BUSINESS COLLEGE BANK, PROVIDENCE

CC250-1 D1140A-R7 A PINK VERSION OF THE SAME TYPE AS THE PRIOR LISTING.
$2 :: 1880'S :: no Serial # - BRYANT & STRATTON BUSINESS COLLEGE BANK, PROVIDENCE

CC250-2 D1140B-R8? THIS DENOMINATION IS UNLISTED IN THE DURAND REFERENCE!
$5 :: 1880'S :: no Serial # - BRYANT & STRATTON BUSINESS COLLEGE BANK, PROVIDENCE

CC250-5 D1141A-R7 THE LAST OF OUR COLLEGE CURRENCY HOLDINGS WITH THE PINK COLOR.
$1 :: 9/20/1883 :: no Serial # - BRYANT & STRATTON INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS, PROVIDENCE

CC275-1B D1134-R7 THE SECOND ISSUE OF THIS BANK'S CURRENCY.ALL 2ND ISSUE EXAMPLES HAVE A BASIC BEIGE COLORING.
$5 :: 3/14/1883 :: no Serial # - BRYANT & STRATTON INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS, PROVIDENCE

CC275-5B D1135-R7 ANOTHER NICE EXAMPLE.
$10 :: 1880'S :: no Serial # - BRYANT & STRATTON INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS, PROVIDENCE

CC275-10 D1136A-R8 THIS & THE NEXT 3 SPECIMENS ARE ALL $10 NOTES FROM THE SECOND ISSUE FROM 1876-1880'S.ALL 4 HAVE DIFFERENT DESIGN LAYOUTS & ALL ARE UNLISTED IN THE DURAND REFERENCE & 2 ARE UNLISTED IN THE COLLEGE CURRENCY REFERENCE.IT'S AN ENIGMA WHY THIS COLLEGE WOULD HAVE 4 DIFFERENT DESIGN LAYOUTS ON ITS $10 NOTES OF THE 2ND PERIOD.
$10 :: 9/22/1876 :: no Serial # - BRYANT & STRATTON INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS, PROVIDENCE

CC280-10A D1136B-R8? THIS TYPE IS UNLISTED IN DURAND & THE COLLEGE CURRENCY REFERENCE.
$10 :: 9/22/1876 :: no Serial # - BRYANT & STRATTON INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS, PROVIDENCE

CC280-10 D1136C-R8? THIS TYPE IS UNLISTED IN THE DURAND REFERENCE.
$10 :: 9/22/1876 :: no Serial # - BRYANT & STRATTON INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS, PROVIDENCE

CC280-10B D1136D-R8? THIS RARE TYPE IS UNLISTED IN THE DURAND & THE COLLEGE CURRENCY REFERENCES!
$20 :: 1870'S :: no Serial # - BRYANT & STRATTON INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS, PROVIDENCE

CC280-20 D1137-R7 THE DENOMINATIONAS GET LARGER ON THIS ISSUE.
$50 :: 9/22/1876 :: no Serial # - BRYANT & STRATTON INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS, PROVIDENCE

CC280-50A D1138A-R7 INTERESTING THAT THIS COLLEGE BANK ALSO HAD 4 DIFFERENT TYPES OF $50'S AS WELL AS ITS $10'S FROM ITS 2ND ISSUE PERIOD.THESE ARE LISTED IN THE MAJOR REFERENCES, THOUGH.
$50 :: 9/22/1876 :: no Serial # - BRYANT & STRATTON INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS, PROVIDENCE

CC280-50B D1138B-R7 ANOTHER TYPE OF THIS ISSUE.
$50 :: 2/20/1878 :: no Serial # - BRYANT & STRATTON INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS, PROVIDENCE

CC280-50C D1138C-R7 ANOTHER TYPE OF THIS COLLEGE'S 2ND ISSUE.
$50 :: 9/22/1876 :: no Serial # - BRYANT & STRATTON INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS, PROVIDENCE

CC280-50D D1138D-R7 THE LAST OF 4 DIFFERENT TYPES FOR THIS HIGH VALUE DENOMINATION.
$1 :: CIRCA 1863 :: Serial #A - BRYANT,STRATTON,& MASON'S BUSINESS COLLEGE, PROVIDENCE

CC225-1 D1128-R7 THIS COLLEGE WAS INCORPORATED IN 1863 & IS KNOWN TODAY AS BRYANT COLLEGE OF SMITHFIELD,RHODE ISLAND.THIS SPECIMEN IS FROM THEIR 1ST ISSUE & HAS A PRETTY GREEN BACKROUND.
$50 :: CIRCA 1863 :: Serial #A - BRYANT,STRATTON,& MASON'S BUSINESS COLLEGE, PROVIDENCE

C225-50 D1132-R7 ANOTHER NICE EXAMPLE OF THE 1ST ISSUE,THIS WITH A BOLD RED OVERPRINT "BUSINESS CARD".WE DON'T REALLY KNOW WHAT THAT IMPLIES.ANY HELP OUT THERE??
$1000 :: CIRCA 1863 :: Serial #A - BRYANT,STRATTON,& MASON'S BUSINESS COLLEGE, PROVIDENCE

C225-1000 D1133A-R8? A SUPER HIGH DENOMINATION NOTE WITH THE RED OVERPRINT "BUSINESS CARD",WHOSE DENOMINATION IS UNLISTED IN THE DURAND REFERENCE!
$1 :: 9/1/1862 :: Serial #27 - BUTCHERS & DROVERS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H265-G2A SENC D1147-R7 A NEAT ISSUED DOLLAR OF THIS BANK WHICH WAS INCORPORATED IN 1853 & LIQUEDATED IN 1890.THIS NOTE FEATURES BOLD RED OVERPRINTS ONE & E.H.C.ON THE RIGHT.
$1 :: 6/4/1835 :: Serial #B990 - CITIZENS UNION BANK, PROVIDENCE

H435-C2 SENC D2102-R7 INCORPORATED IN 1833,THIS BANK BECAME THE SCITUATE NATIONAL BANK CHARTER #1552 IN SEPTEMBER,1865.THE BANK WAS LIQUEDATED IN 1888.THIS RARE COUNTERFEIT IS THE ONLY OBSOLETE EXAMPLE WE'VE EVER SEEN ON THIS BANK,CONSIDERING THAT WE WERE ABLE TO ACQUIRE THE DISCOVERY SPECIMEN OF ONLY THE SECOND NOTE KNOWN ON THE BANK IN ITS NATIONAL BANKNOTE ISSUE,WE CONSIDER THIS SPECIMEN VERY IMPORTANT.
$1 :: 8/1/1857 :: no Serial # - CITY BANK, PROVIDENCE

H270-UNLISTED D1167-R7 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1833 & BECAME THE CITY NATIONAL BANK CHARTER #1429 IN JULY,1865.THE BANK WAS LIQUEDATED IN 1899.THIS NOTE'S A RAG,BUT VERY RARE!
$1.50 :: 8/4/1853 :: Serial # - CITY BANK, PROVIDENCE

H270-G10 D1169-R6 ALTERED FROM A $1.50 OF THE ROXBURY BANK,ROXBURY,MASS.THIS ODD DENOMINATION HAS SEVERAL OLD TAPED REPAIRS,BUT IS THE HAXBY PLATE EXAMPLE WHICH ATTESTS TO ITS RARITY!
$1.75 :: 1835 :: Serial #F - CITY BANK, PROVIDENCE

H270-G11 SENC D1170-R6 THIS ODD DENOMINATION IS MISSING A CHUCK ON THE LEFT SIDE & DURAND RATES IT AS R6,WHEREAS HAXBY COULD NOT CONFIRM A SURVIVING EXAMPLE.
$2 :: 6/6/1828 :: Serial #1081 - CITY BANK, PROVIDENCE

H270-A25 SENC D1173-R7 A VERY RARE DEUCE OF THIS BANK.
$2 :: 11/12/1837 :: Serial #A3324 - CITY BANK, PROVIDENCE

H270-S10 D1174-R6 THIS NICE DEUCE HAS 3 GUTTERFOLDS!
$3 :: 8/1/1847 :: Serial #A3167 - CITY BANK, PROVIDENCE

H270-S15 D1176-R6 NICE VIGNETTES ADORN THIS EVENLY CIRCULATED $3.
$5 :: 5/1/1849 :: Serial #A525 - CITY BANK, PROVIDENCE

H270-S20 D1179-R6 A NICELY ENGRAVED "SPURIOUS" ISSUE OF THIS BANK.
$1 :: 1830'S :: Serial #B - COMMERCIAL BANK, PROVIDENCE

H276-G4 SENC D1198A-R8 THIS NICE PROOF SPECIMEN IS UNKNOWN IN THE HAXBY OR DURAND REFERENCES!
$2 :: 7/10/1856 :: Serial #8013 - COMMERCIAL BANK, PROVIDENCE

H276-A15 D1204-R6 A PRETTY NOTE WITH WOMEN,SHIPS,& BOLD RED OVERPRINT "TWO".
$2 :: 3/7/1851 :: Serial #B523 - COMMERCIAL BANK, PROVIDENCE

H276-A20 D1205-R6 AN EVENLY CIRCULATED EXAMPLE OF THIS "SPURIOUS" ISSUE WHICH FEATURES AN INDIAN AT THE CENTER.
$5 :: 1860'S :: Serial #B - COMMERCIAL BANK, PROVIDENCE

H276-A10 D1211-R7 A BEAUTIFUL ROSE COLORED NOTE WITH A CIVIL WAR IRONCLAD AT THE CENTER.
$5 :: 9/1/1856 :: Serial #A2438 - COMMERCIAL BANK, PROVIDENCE

H276-A45 SENC D1212-R7 A NEAT NOTE FEATURING A WHALE AT THE CENTER STAMPED COUNTERFEIT,BUT IS ACTUALLY AN ALTERATION OF THE SAME DENOMINATION & COMMERCIAL BANK TITLE OF PERTH AMBOY,NJ.
$10 :: 12/1/1863 :: Serial #B227 - COMMERCIAL BANK, PROVIDENCE

H276-R12 D1221-R7 A NEAT NOTE WITH ROSE COLOR,THE SAME AS OUR D1211 OF A GENUINE $1 NOTE OF THIS BANK,RAISED TO A $10.WHAT A JOB!
$20 :: 7/10/1856 :: Serial #B1619 - COMMERCIAL BANK, PROVIDENCE

H276-AR5 D1228-R7 A RARE NOTE THAT FEATURES A CENTRAL VIGNETTE OF FARM ANIMALS THAT IS THE HAXBY PLATE SPECIMEN!
$20 :: 12/1/1852 :: Serial #A34 - COMMERCIAL BANK, PROVIDENCE

H276-S5 D1229-R7 EAGLES ADORN THIS HIGH DENOMIANTION "SPURIOUS" ISSUE.
:: 1832 :: Serial #116 - CONSOLIDATED STATE LOTTERY, PROVIDENCE

A NEAT EARLY LOTTERY TICKET COLORED GREEN & BLACK THAT LOOKS MORE LIKE A LOTTO TICKET!
$1 :: 6/8/1863 :: Serial #B - CONTINENTAL BANK, PROVIDENCE

H280-G3B D1233-R5 THE CONTINENTAL BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1853 & BECAME THE 4TH NATIONAL BANK CHARTER #772 IN 1865.LATER,THE BANK MERGED WITH THE UNITED NATIONAL BANK CHARTER #5925 IN 1907 BEFORE THE MERGED ASSOCIATION CLOSED FOR GOOD IN 1916.
$2 :: 6/1/1863 :: Serial #A - CONTINENTAL BANK, PROVIDENCE

H280-G4B D1234A-R7 A NICE DEUCE FEATURING A GROUP OF TRAINS & AN EAGLE.
$10 :: 9/1/1864 :: Serial #A - CONTINENTAL BANK, PROVIDENCE

H280-C10B D1239-R7 A RARE COUNTERFEIT ON THIS BANK WITH 3 NICE PORTRAIT VIGNETTES OF WASHINGTON & OTHERS.
$10 :: 3/1/1858 :: Serial #B - CONTINENTAL BANK, PROVIDENCE

H280-R4 D1240-R7 THIS NOTE FEATURES THE TRAIN AS OUR D1233,BUT HAS BEEN SKILLFULLY RAISED TO A $10.THE NOTE CIRCULATED & WAS REDEEMED AS ALL OUR NOTES ON THIS BANK ARE PUNCH HOLE CANCELLED.THE FORGERS EVEN ADDED THE RED OVERPRINT "TEN".THIS SPECIMEN IS THE HAXBY PLATE EXAMPLE.
$5 :: 7/10/1807 :: Serial #A93 - DETROIT BANK, PROVIDENCE

H120-G56 THIS BANK'S ISSUE OF PERKIN'S PATENT NOTES HAS AN INTERESTING HISTORY OF ONE OF THE FIRST "PONZI" SCHEMES.THE BANK WAS CHARTERED IN DETROIT,IN THE TERRITORY OF MICHIGAN ON 9/19/1806 BY A GROUP OF BOSTON BUSINESSMEN.THE BANK HAD SEVERAL LOCATIONS & PAID ITS DEBTS WITH WORTHLESS NOTES OF THE OTHER BANKS UNDER ANDREW DEXTER'S CONTROL.WHEN THE BANK FAILED JUST 2+ YEARS LATER ON 12/10/1808,THE GROUP HAD SUCEEDED IN PASSING AROUND $1,000,000 IN WORTHLESS NOTES!
$3 :: 5/1/1823 :: Serial #901 - EAGLE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H185-G24 D1257-R7 INCORPORATED IN 1818,THE EAGLE BANK BECAME THE NATIONAL EAGLE BANK CHARTER #1030 IN 1865.THE BANK MERGED WITH THE UNITED NATIONAL BANK IN 1901.THE ALLIANCE EVENTUALLY FAILED IN 1916.
$3 :: 11/1/1824 :: Serial #1617 - EAGLE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H285-C24 D1259-R7 A STAMPED RED OVAL "COUNTERFEIT" IS ON THE OBVERSE OF THIS RARE BANK.
$5 :: 9/1/1853 :: Serial #76 - EXCHANGE BANK, PROVIDENCE

D1316A-R8? THIS NICE TYPE IS UNLISTED IN BOTH THE HAXBY & DURAND REFERENCES!
$1 :: 6/11/1845 :: Serial #A49 - EXCHANGE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H290-G9 D1283-R7 WOMEN & TRAIN VIGNETTES ADORN THIS EARLY ISSUE OF THIE BANK.
$1 :: 9/3/1860 :: Serial #C32 - EXCHANGE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H290-G12A D1286-R7 A PRETTY NOTE WITH BOLD RED OVERSTAMP "ONE".
$1 :: 10/14/1814 :: Serial #34 - EXCHANGE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H290-G4A D1287-R7 A RARE EARLY NOTE OF THIS BANK THAT WAS INCORPORATED IN 1801 & BECAME A NATIONAL BANK CHARTER #1339 IN 1865.THE BANK WAS LIQUEDATED IN 1926.
$2 :: 1850'S :: Serial #A - EXCHANGE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H290-G20 D1293-R7 A RARE PROOF DEUCE OF THIS BANK WITH MINOR MOUNTING REMNANTS ON THE REVERSE.
$2 :: 10/3/1862 :: Serial #A - EXCHANGE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H290-G26B D1296-R7 A RARE DEUCE OF THIS BANK.
$2 :: 2/9/1802 :: no Serial # - EXCHANGE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H290-G16 D1298-R7 A VERY EARLY & VERY RARE COUNTERFEIT DEUCE ON THIS BANK WITH 2 GUTTERFOLDS ON THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE OBVERSE.
$2 :: 11/1/1806 :: Serial #1376 - EXCHANGE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H290-C18 D1299-R7 A RARE EARLY COUNTERFEIT ON THIS BANK WITH A COUPLE OF HINGED REPAIRS ON THE REVERSE.
$2 :: 1/2/1854 :: Serial #A2173 - EXCHANGE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H290-S10 D1300-R6 A SPURIOUS SPECIMEN OF THIS BANK FEATURING AN EAGLE AT THE CENTER.
$3 :: 7/9/1806 :: Serial #C996 - EXCHANGE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H290-G32 D1302-R7 A VERY RARE GENUINE & ISSUED EARLY NOTE OF THIS BANK.
$3 :: 5/4/1819 :: Serial #A981 - EXCHANGE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H290-C34 D1303-R7 A REALLY GOOD LOOKING EARLY COUNTERFEIT ON THIS BANK WHICH IS THE HAXBY & DURAND REFERENCES PLATE NOTE!
$3 :: 7/1/1818 :: Serial #C - EXCHANGE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H290-C32 D1305-R7 MOST OF THE EARLY NOTES KNOWN ON THIS BANK ARE CONTEMPORARY COUNTERFEITS.
$3 :: 5/4/1818 :: Serial #A835 - EXCHANGE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H290-G34 SENC D1306-R7 A VERY RARE EARLY GENUINE & ISSUED SPECIMEN OF THIS BANK.
$5 :: 12/1/1856 :: Serial #A7002 - EXCHANGE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H290-A15 D1317-R7 THIS NICE NOTE FEATURING 2 MAIDENS & AN EAGLE WITH A SHIELD AT THE CENTER IS THE DURAND REFERENCE PLATE EXAMPLE!
$5 :: 9/1/1856 :: Serial #B - EXCHANGE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H290-S20 D1318-R7 THIS RAGGY SPECIMEN WHICH IS BEING HELD TOGETHER BY TAPE,WAS ALTERED FROM A $5 ON THE MECHANICS BANK OF THE CITY & COUNTY OF PHILADELPHIA.LOOKING AT THE NOTE,IT MUST HAVE PASSED MANY TIMES!
$10 :: 12/1/1856 :: Serial #A6274 - EXCHANGE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H290-A30 D1325-R7 AN INTERESTING NOTE THAT WAS ALTERED FROM A SPURIOUS ISSUE OF THE SAME DENOMINATION OF THE EXCHANGE BANK OF HARTFORD,CT.THIS NICE SPECIMEN FEATURES AN INDIAN ON HORSEBACK SPEARING A BUFFALO & IT SHOWS WHAT CROOKS OF THE PERIOD WERE CAPABLE OF!
$10 :: 6/6/1851 :: Serial #A1486 - EXCHANGE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H290-N20 SENC D1326-R7 A VERY RARE NOTE WHOSE ISSUE WAS UNKNOWN TO HAXBY.THIS SPECIMEN IS MISSING A LARGE CHUNK OF THE UPPER LEFT CORNER,BUT THIS MAY BE THE ONLY EXAMPLE KNOWN!
$5 :: 1/1/1824 :: Serial #A1871 - FRANKLIN BANK, PROVIDENCE

H300-G5 D1333-R5 AN INTERESTING NOTE ON A BANK THAT NEVER EXISTED! THE NOTE IS MISSING THE LOWER LEFT CORNER & HAS A VIGNETTE OF BEN FRANKLIN AT THE CENTER OF COURSE.
$2 :: 1840-50'S :: no Serial # - GLOBE BANK, PROVIDENCE

A NEAT PROOF DEUCE THAT IS UNLISTED IN BOTH THE HAXBY & DURAND REFERENCES.IF ITS NOT IN THEIR REFERENCE BOOKS,THIS SPECIMEN IS MOST LIKELY UNIQUE!
$2 :: 1/1/1853 :: Serial #A635 - GLOBE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H305-G18 D1345-R6+ INCORPORATED IN 1831,THIS BANK BECAME THE NATIONAL GLOBE BANK CHARTER #1126 IN 1865 & WAS LIQUEDATED IN 1899.THIS NICE DEUCE FEATURING A GLOBE AT THE CENTER IS THE HAXBY PLATE NOTE!
$3 :: 1830'S :: no Serial # - GLOBE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H305-G22 D1349-R7 ALL NOTES ON THIS POPULAR BANK ARE VERY RARE.THIS NEAT PROOF SPECIMEN IS OF THE PERKINS' PATENT PLATE.
:: 10/30/1790 :: Serial #U5655 - GREAT BRIDGE LOTTERY, PROVIDENCE

A NICE EXAMPLE OF THE GREAT BRIDGE LOTTERY.
$1/100 :: 6/10/1861 :: Serial #32 - GREAT INGRAHAM ESTATE, PROVIDENCE

D1426A-R4 A NEAT PONZI SCHEME NOTE WITH A HAPPY ENDING.THE INGRAHAM ESTATE IN YORKSHIRE,ENGLAND WAS CLAIMED TO BE WORTH MILLIONS OF DOLLARS & FUNDING WAS NEEDED FOR PROBATE,ETC.WITH THE HOODLUMS OFFERING A $100 RETURN ON A $1 INVESTMENT.DESPITE SUCH WONDEREFUL INTEREST,RHODE ISLANDERS DIDN'T BUY IT & THE PLAN MOSTLY FAILED.IT'S INTERESTING THAT TODAY,NOT A DAY GOES BY WITHOUT ME GETTING AN EMAIL FROM SOMEONE IN SOME COUNTRY OFFERING EXACTLY THE SAME THING,151 YEARS LATER!
$5/100 :: 3/8/1856 :: Serial #429 - GREAT INGRAHAM ESTATE, PROVIDENCE

D1426B-R4 OFFERED & SIGNED BY A HOODLUM NAMED GILBERT GLADDING,THIS EARLIER SPECIMEN OFFERS A $100 RETURN FOR A $5 INVESTMENT.MUST NOT HAVE WORKED TOO WELL,AS THE MADOFF OF HIS DAY REDUCED THE INVESTMENT TO $1 FOR THE SAME RETURN IN 1861!
$15 :: 1874 :: no Serial # - GROCERS & PRODUCERS BANK, PROVIDENCE

8/14/1874 A NICE BANK CHECK ON THE GROCERS & PRODUCERS BANK.
$1 :: 5/1/1866 :: Serial #B11 - GROCERS & PRODUCERS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H310-G2C D1386-R5 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1853 & FAILED IN 1878.THIS SPECIMEN IS A PARTICULARLY NICE EXAMPLE WITH BOLD COLOR,VANITY SIGS,NICE VIGNETTES,& VIBRANT OVERPRINT GREEN ONES.
$5 :: 10/2/1865 :: Serial #C27 - GROCERS & PRODUCERS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H310-G8A D1391-R7 A RARE ISSUED & CIRCULATED EXAMPLE OF THIS BANK WITH NICE VIGNETTES & BOLD GREEN OVERPRINT "FIVE".
$10 :: 1850'S :: Serial #B - GROCERS & PRODUCERS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H310-G12A D1394-R7 A RARE PROOF OF THIS BANK WHICH BOASTS SOME GREAT VIGNETTES OF 2 WOMEN SURROUNDING A SHIELD WITH AN EAGLE ATOP,A SHIP ON NTHE RIGHT & A SAILOR WITH A TELESCOPE ON THE LEFT.
$50 :: 1850-60'S :: Serial #A - GROCERS & PRODUCERS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H310-G14A D1399-R7 A NEAT HIGH DENOMINATION OF THIS BANK WITH A VIGNETTE OF FRANKLIN & BOLD ROSE COLORED OVERPRINT "FIFTY".
$2 :: 3/10/1861 :: Serial #A2095 - HIGH STREET BANK, PROVIDENCE

H315-S5 D1408-R5+ IN CORPORATED IN 1828,THIS NEATLY NAMED BANK HAS THE DISTINCTION OF BEING THE ONLY STATE BANK TO SURVIVE THE NATIONAL BANKING PERIOD WITHOUT BECOMING ONE! THE BANK BECAME THE CITIZENS BANK IN 1948.THIS DEUCE IS A VERY NICE SPECIMEN.
$3 :: 1/1/1852 :: Serial #A2028 - HIGH STREET BANK, PROVIDENCE

H315-G28 SENC D1410-R7 A VERY RARE ISSUED & CIRCULATED SPECIMEN OF THIS BANK.
$10 :: 10/10/1847 :: Serial #A1736 - HIGH STREET BANK, PROVIDENCE

H315-A5 SENC D1417-R7 A MASTERFULL ALTERATION ON THIS BANK CONVERTED FROM A $10 ON AN AUGUSTA,MAINE PLATE.WE CANNOT DETECT THE SKILLFUL WORK!
$1 :: 6/2/1860 :: Serial #B67 - LIBERTY BANK, PROVIDENCE

H325-G2B D1441-R7 A RARE ISSUED & CIRCULATED NOTE OF THIS BANK WHICH IS MISSING A SIZEABLE CHUNK OF THE LOWER LEFT CORNER.
$2 :: 12/10/1858 :: Serial #D406 - LIBERTY BANK, PROVIDENCE

H325-C4B D1445-R4 A NICE LOOKING COUNTERFEIT DEUCE ON THIS BANK WITH RED OVERPRINT "TWO".
$2 :: 12/10/1858 :: Serial #D498 - LIBERTY BANK, PROVIDENCE

H325-C4 D1446-R4 ANOTHER NICE DEUCE ON THIS BANK,THIS SPECIMEN WITH BLUE OVERPRINT "TWO".
$50 :: 1860'S :: Serial #A - LIBERTY BANK, PROVIDENCE

H325-G12 SENC D1458-R7 A NEAT HIGH DENOMINATION PROOF ON CARD STOCK,JUST A BEAUTIFUL NOTE FEATURING AN EAGLE AT THE CENTER.
$100 :: 1860'S :: Serial #A - LIBERTY BANK, PROVIDENCE

H325-G14 SENC D1461-R7 A SUPER NEAT PROOF WHOSE LARGE VIGNETTE IS OF THE SURRENDER OF LORD CORNWALLIS WHICH ENDED THE REVOLUTIONARY WAR.
$1 :: 9/2/1854 :: Serial #A19 - MANUFACTURERS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H190-C10 D1506-R5 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN PAWTUCKET IN 1813 & MOVED TO PROVIDENCE IN 1831.IT BECAME THE MANUFACTURERS NATIONAL BANK CHARTER #1283 IN 1865.ALTHOUGH WE HAVE SEVERAL LATER ISSUES OF THE BANK,THIS COUNTERFEIT IS OUR ONLY EARLY SPECIMEN OF THE BANK & IT WAS ISSUED AT NORTH PROVIDENCE!
$1 :: 4/29/1865 :: Serial #A5696 - MANUFACTURERS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H190-G22A D1509-R7 THIS RARE GEUNINE ISSUED NOTE IS A NICE SPECIMEN THAT WAS ISSUED AT PROVIDENCE.
$1 :: 12/11/1854 :: Serial #A1838 - MANUFACTURERS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H190-A5 SENC D1510-R7 A NEAT ALTERATION OF A $1 ON THE STATE BANK OF GEORGETOWN,DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA H110-G2A.
$1 :: 1/1/1861 :: Serial #D - MANUFACTURERS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H190-R5 D1512-R6 A SPURIOUS ISSUE ON THIS BANK.
$2 :: 12/1/1840 :: Serial #A163 - MANUFACTURERS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H190-A12 D1515-R7 AN INTERESTING ALTERED DEUCE FROM AN UNKNOWN NEW JERSEY BANK.
$5 :: 3/10/1850 :: Serial #555 - MANUFACTURERS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H190-A25 D1520-R7 AN ALTERATION OF A $5 ON THE GALLIPOLIS BANK OF GALLIPOLIS,OHIO H225-G2.MARKED IN A SEMI-CIRCLE OF BLOCK LETTERS ON THE OBVERSE "COUNTERFEIT".
$5 :: 5/19/1837 :: Serial #B940 - MANUFACTURERS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H190-A20 D1521-R7 AN UNDETECTABLE ALTERATION OF A $5 ON THE CALHOUN COUNTY BANK OF MARSHALL,MICHIGAN H255-G8.THIS NOTE FEATURES A BABY & A DOG AT THE CENTER & NICE SIGNATURES.
$5 :: 5/1/1842 :: Serial #A194 - MANUFACTURERS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H190-N15 D1522-R7 A VERY INTERESTING COUNTERFEIT WHOSE SOURCE IS UNATTRIBUTED.THE NOTE IS SUPPOSEDLY SIGNED BY SAM SLATER OF SLATERSVILLE,R.I.FAME IN 1842,BUT SAM DIED IN 1835! AS A BONUS,THE NOTE HAS 2 CURVED GUTTER FOLDS ON THE LOWER LEFT OBVERSE.
$3 :: 5/1/1857 :: Serial #A2147 - MARINE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H335-S15A D1537-R7 INCORPORATED IN 1856,THIS BANK BECAME THE 3RD NATIONAL BANK CHARTER #636 IN 1865.THIS SPECIMEN IS A VERY RARE SPURIOUS ISSUE ON THIS BANK,THE ONLY SPECIMEN WE HAVE ON THIS BANK.A GENUINE ISSUED NOTE MAY NOT EXIST ON THIS BANK.
$1 :: 7/29/1831 :: Serial #A1831 - MECHANICS & MANUFACTURERS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H345-G2 D1587-R7 INCORPORATED IN 1827,THIS BANK BECAME THE 5TH NATIONAL BANK CHARTER #1002 IN 1864.IT THEN MERGED WITH THE UNITED NATIONAL BANK CHARTER #5925 IN 1901 WHICH DIDN'T HELP MUCH AS THE BANK WAS CLOSED IN 1916.THIS EXAMPLE IS A NICE EARLY GENUINE & ISSUED NOTE OF THE BANK.INTERESTINGLY,THE SERIAL NUMBER IS THE SAME AS THE YEAR OF ISSUE OF THE NOTE.
$1.25 :: 5/5/1853 :: Serial #38 - MECHANICS & MANUFACTURERS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H345-A5 D1590-R7 THIS RARE DENOMINATION WAS ALTERED FROM AN EXAMPLE ON THE ROXBURY BANK OF ROXBURY,MASS.H1075-G6.
$1.75 :: 4/11/1854 :: Serial #E1319 - MECHANICS & MANUFACTURERS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H345-A15 D1592-R7 THE CROOKS THAT ALTERED OUR $1.25 D1590 MUST HAVE LIKED ODD DENOMINATIONS AS THEY ALTERED THIS $1.75 SPECIMEN AS WELL! ROXBURY BANK ROXBURY,MASS.H1075-G10.
$2 :: 3/2/1865 :: Serial #A45 - MECHANICS & MANUFACTURERS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H345-G14B D1594-R6 A SHARP DEUCE WITH VIBRANT OVERPRINT "TWO" THAT HAS BEEN CUT CANCELLED.
$2 :: 1820-30'S :: Serial #A - MECHANICS & MANUFACTURERS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H345-G16{NEW} D1594A-R8 A NEAT PROOF THAT IS UNLISTED IN THE DURAND & HAXBY REFERENCES!
$3 :: 6/6/1863 :: Serial #A66 - MECHANICS & MANUFACTURERS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H345-G20B D1595-R7 THIS NICE SPECIMEN HAS A BOLD RED OVERPRINT "3",AS OPPOSED TO THE USUAL "THREE" THAT WAS USED BY MOST BANKS WHOSE DESIGNS FEATURED OVERPRINTS.IT IS CUT CANCELLED JUST LIKE OUR D1594.
$1 :: 4/7/1851 :: Serial #B398 - MECHANICS BANK, PROVIDENCE

D390-A5 D1554-R7 INCORPORATED IN 1823,THIS BANK BECAME THE MECHANICS NATIONAL BANK CHARTER #1007 I9N 1865.THIS SPECIMEN IS AN ALTERATION OF A $1 ON THE PENNSYLVANIA SAVINGS BANK OF PHILADELPHIA H350-G6.
$5 :: 7/15/1853 :: no Serial # - MECHANICS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H340-S15 D1575-R7 A SPURIOUS ISSUE ON THIS BANK WHICH IS NICE LOOKING WITH A PORTRAIT OF WASHINGTON ON THE LEFT.
$5 :: 5/6/1856 :: Serial #B561 - MECHANICS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H340-S10A D1576-R7 A NICE ALTERATION ON A COUNTERFEIT PLATE OF THE MACHANICS BANK OF PHILADELPHIA H455-C48A.
$30 :: 1874 :: Serial #647 - MECHANICS NB, PROVIDENCE

6/2/1874 A PRETTY BANK CHECK WITH A WASHINGTON REVENUE STAMP,ON THE MECHANICS BANK WHICH WAS NATIONAL BANK CHARTER #1007.
$1 :: 11/8/1856 :: Serial #B88 - MERCANTILE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H350-G2A SENC D1611-R7 INCORPORATED IN 1854,THIS BANK BECAME THE VERY FIRST!,RHODE ISLAND NATIONAL BANK CHARTER #134 IN 1863.THE BANK THEN MERGED WITH THE R.I.HOSPITAL BANK IN 1904.THIS VERY RARE GENUINE ISSUED NOTE FEATURES A NICE VIGNETTE OF A SAILOR AT THE CENTER WITH SHIPS BEHIND & IS THE ONLY SPECIMEN WE HAVE ON THE BANK!
$1 :: 1/1/1859 :: Serial #783 - MERCHANTS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H355-A5 D1629-R7 INCORPORATED IN 1818,THIS BANK BECAME THE MERCHANTS NATIONAL BANK CHARTER #1131 ON 4/24/1865.THIS SPECIMEN IS AN ALTERATION OF THE SAME DENOMINATION & BANK OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA H275-G2 & HAS BEEN CIRCULAR STAMPED "COUNTERFEIT" ACROSS THE OBVERSE.
$1 :: 1/1/1859 :: Serial #B2520 - MERCHANTS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H355-A5 D1630A-R7 THIS IS THE SAME ALTERATION OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA BANK AS OUR PREVIOUS SPECIMEN.THIS EXAMPLE IS NOT MARKED COUNTERFEIT.
$1.25 :: 11/1/1833 :: Serial #1369 - MERCHANTS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H355-A30 D1635-R7 A NICE ALTERATION OF THIS ODD DENOMINATION OF A $1.25 OF THE ROXBURY BANK,ROXBURY,MASS.H1075-G6.IT SEEMS THAT BANK'S NOTES WERE ALTERED QUITE OFTEN.
$2 :: 1/2/1862 :: Serial #A1847 - MERCHANTS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H355-G16A D1640-R7 A VERY RARE GENUINE ISSUED,& REALLY PRETTY DEUCE ON THIS BANK WHOSE GREEN CIRCLED VIGNETTES,& EMBLEMATIC 2'S FLANK A NICE SAILING SHIP AT THE CENTER.THE NOTE IS PUNCH CANCELLED & ENDORSED ON THE REVERSE "PAID 12/18/1874".
$2 :: 1/1/1860'S :: Serial #A - MERCHANTS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H355-G16A SENC D1640-R7 A RARE & LOVELY COLOR PROOF OF THIS BANK,THE PERFECT MATE TO OUR ORIGINAL ISSUED NOTE ABOVE.
$2 :: 12/20/1855 :: Serial #B1798 - MERCHANTS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H355-A15 D1645-R6 AN EXQUISITELY ALTERED DEUCE ON THIS BANK FROM THE SAME DENOMINATION & BANK IN STILLWATER,MINNESOTA H180-G4.CURRENCY REALLY TRAVELED AROUND,EVEN IN THOSE DAYS!
$3 :: 1/1/1859 :: Serial #A480 - MERCHANTS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H355-A55 D1649-R7 A NICE ALTERATION OF A $3 ON THE MERCHANTS BANK OF WASHINGTON,D.C.H275-G4.THE NOTE IS HAND STAMPED "COUNTERFEIT NORTHAMPTON? BANK A.B." ON BOTH SIDES.
$5 :: 9/3/1828 :: Serial #A280 - MERCHANTS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H355-C26 D1659-R6 THIS SPECIMEN IS AN OUTRIGHT COUNTERFEIT ON THIS BANK.IT SEEMS THAT MOST NOTES KNOWN ON THIS BANK ARE EITHER COUNTERFEITS OR ALTERATIONS!
$5 :: 9/3/1828 :: Serial #A418 - MERCHANTS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H355-C26 D1659-R6 A NICE EARLY COUNTERFEIT OF THIS BANK FEATURING A CENTRAL VIGNETTE OF POSEIDON ON A HORSE DRAWN SLEIGH ON THE WATER WITH A SHIP IN THE BACKROUND.
$10 :: 5/29/1818 :: Serial #A519 - MERCHANTS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H355-G34 D1666-R7 A VERY RARE,EARLY,GENUINE,ISSUED NOTE ON THIS BANK.OF ALL THE NOTES WE HAVE ON THIS BANK IN OUR COLLECTION,ONLY 2 ARE GENUINE,ISSUED,& CIRCULATED EXAMPLES & $10 WAS A LOT OF MONEY IN THOSE DAYS!
$10 :: 1830'S :: Serial #A - MERCHANTS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H355-G36 D1667-R7 A NEAT EARLY PROOF ON THIS BNK WHICH FEATURES A VIGNETTE OF THE GOD POSEIDON ON THE RIGHT.
$10 :: 5/29/1818 :: Serial #A730 - MERCHANTS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H355-C34 D1669-R7 ANOTHER RARE EARLY COUNTERFEIT ON THIS BANK WHICH IS WELL EXECUTED.
$1 :: 1/1/1857 :: Serial #A976 - MOUNT VERNON BANK, PROVIDENCE

H115-G50A D1684-R3 INCORPORATED IN 1823 IN FOSTER,RHODE ISLAND,THE BANK MOVED TO PROVIDENCE IN 1854 & THEN FAILED IN 1859.THIS SPECIMEN IS A VERY PRETTY EXAMPLE WITH GREAT VIGNETTES,SIGNATURES,& BOLD RED OVERSTAMPED "ONE".
$1 :: 11/22/1858 :: Serial #A1 - MOUNT VERNON BANK, PROVIDENCE

H115-G52A D1685-R7 A VERY BEAUTIFUL NOTE THAT HAS THE DESTINCTION OF BEING THE ONLY SERIAL #1 OBSOLETE NOTE IN THIS GREAT RHODE ISLAND COLLECTION.
$2 :: 1/3/1855 :: Serial #B577 - MOUNT VERNON BANK, PROVIDENCE

H115-G54A D1686-R3 A NICE DEUCE OF THIS BANK WITH NICE VIGNETTES,ONE IN PARTICULAR OF A YOUNG MAN SEATED,HOLDING A FLINTLOCK KENTUCKY RIFLE.
$3 :: 1/2/1857 :: Serial #A466 - MOUNT VERNON BANK, PROVIDENCE

H115-G56 D1687-R4 A NICE NOTE FEATURING A BLACKSMITH WITH 2 HORSES AT THE CENTER & RED OVERPRINT "3".
$5 :: 5/13/1857 :: Serial #A47 - MOUNT VERNON BANK, PROVIDENCE

H115-G60 D1688-R4 A VERY PRETTY NOTE WITH NICE VIGNETTES & SIGNATURES & A BOLD RED OVERPRINT"3". WE CAN RECALL VERY FEW GENUINE ISSUED NOTES ON ANY OBSOLETE BANK FROM RHODE ISLAND STILL IN UNCIRCULATED CONDITION!
$10 :: 1/2/1857 :: Serial #A359 - MOUNT VERNON BANK, PROVIDENCE

H115-G64 D1691-R4 A NEAT NOTE FEATURING 9 CHILDREN AT THE FEET OF A GODDESS WHO IS SITTING ON A BED OF GOLD COINS.ALSO WITH BOLD RED OVERPRINT "TEN".
$20 :: 11/22/1858 :: Serial #86 - MOUNT VERNON BANK, PROVIDENCE

H115-G66 D1694-R7 A NICE NOTE WITH A PORTRAIT OF BEN FRANKLIN ON THE LEFT.
$50 :: 1/3/1857 :: Serial #A13 - MOUNT VERNON BANK, PROVIDENCE

H115-G68A D1695-R6 A REALLY NICE HIGH DENOMINATION WHICH FEATURES A STATUE OF WASHINGTON,SUPER SIGNATURES,& A BOLD RED OVERPRINT "FIFTY".THIS NOTE IS MISSING A SMALL TOP LEFT CORNERTIP,OF LITTLE MATTER ON THIS NICE SPECIMEN WHICH IS THE DURAND PLATE SPECIMEN.
$5 :: 5/1/1858 :: Serial #1400 - NATIONAL BANK, PROVIDENCE

H360-S10 D1731-R6 A SPURIOUS ISSUE ON THIS BANK WITH RED TINT & BOLD PROTECTOR "FIVE".
$10 :: 1/1/1861 :: Serial #C669 - NATIONAL BANK, PROVIDENCE

H360-C58A H1738-R6 A NICE COUNTERFEIT WITH AN EAGLE AT THE CENTER & WASHINGTON'S DOLLAR BILL PORTRAIT FACING LEFT,WITH A LIGHT PINK PROTECTOR "TEN".
$1 :: 10/9/1844 :: Serial #A38 - NATIONAL BANK, PROVIDENCE

H360-68A D1700-R7 INCORPORATED IN 1833,THIS BANK BECAME THE OLD NATIONAL BANK CHARTER #1151 IN 1865.
$2 :: 6/1/1840 :: Serial #A1780 - NATIONAL BANK, PROVIDENCE

H360-C24 D1715-R6 THIS NICE LOOKING COUNTERFEIT DEUCE ALSO HAS A FAKE ENDORSEMENT ON THE REVERSE "C.B.9/21/1842".
$3 :: 10/4/1854 :: Serial #A2359 - NATIONAL BANK, PROVIDENCE

HH360-S5 D1721-R5 A SPURIOUS ISSUE WITH A BOLD EAGLE AT THE CENTER.
$5 :: 8/8/1858 :: Serial #4010 - NATIONAL BANK, PROVIDENCE

H360-A30 D1727-R6 AN INTERESTING ALTERATION OF A $5 ON THE FARMERS & MERCHANTS BANK OF MEMPHIS,TENN.H100-G54.THE NOTE IS HANDSTAMPED "COUNTERFEIT SUFFOLK BANK W.C." ON BOTH SIDES.
$5 :: 5/1/1858 :: Serial #1613 - NATIONAL BANK, PROVIDENCE

H360-S10B D1733-R6 SAME SPURIOUS ISSUE AS OUR D1731 WITH THE RED PROTECTOR "FIVE",BUT WITHOUT THE RED TINT TO THE NOTE.
$5 :: 1/1/1845 :: Serial #C870 - NATIONAL BANK, PROVIDENCE

H360-C45 D1734-R6 A NICE NOTE WITH PORTRAITS OF OUR FIRST 5 PRESIDENTS ARRANGED IN A V FOR "5".
$10 :: 1/1/1861 :: Serial #C2776 - NATIONAL BANK, PROVIDENCE

H360-G58B SENC D1736-R7 A RARE GENUINE ISSUED,& VERY NICE NOTE WHICH FEATURES VIGNETTES OF AN EAGLE CENTER & WASHINGTON RIGHT.
$50 :: 1850'S :: Serial #A - NATIONAL BANK, PROVIDENCE

H360-G74 D1745-R7 A NICE HIGH DENOMINATION PROOF FEATURING A BEAUTIFUL PORTRAIT OF JOHN QUINCEY ADAMS AT THE CENTER.
$2 :: 1/2/1854 :: Serial #A559 - NORTH PROVIDENCE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H195-A5 D805-R7 INCORPORATED IN 1834 IN PAWTUCKET,THE BANK FAILED IN 1867.THIS EXAMPLE WAS ALTERED FROM A $2 OF THE MERCHANTS EXCHANGE BANK OFANACOSTIA,D.C.H45-G4A. STAMPED "COUNTERFEIT" ON THE OBVERSE.
$1 :: 5/2/1860 :: Serial #47 - NORTHERN BANK, PROVIDENCE

H370-G2B D1752-R7 INCORPORATED IN 1856,THE BANK CLOSED IN 1882.THIS SPECIMEN IS A VERY RARE GENUINE,ISSUED,& CIRCULATED NOTE OF THE BANK.
$1 :: 3/1/1858 :: Serial #C5180 - NORTHERN BANK, PROVIDENCE

H369-A5 D1754-R7 AN ALTERATION FROM A $1 ON THE SOUTHERN BANK OF GEORGIA AT BAIN BRIDGE WHICH FEATURES PRETTY RED "POKER CHIPS" WITH A 1 ON IT IN THE CORNERS.INTERESTINGLY,ACCORDING TO HAXBY THIS SPECIMEN WAS ON A BANK THAT DIDN'T EXIST,BUT THE BANK ACTUALLY DID BEGINNING IN 1856.
$10 :: C.1898 :: no Serial # - PATRIOTS' BANK, PROVIDENCE

A NEAT SPANISH AMERICAN WAR ERA ADVERTISING NOTE FOR BUTMAN & TUCKER'S LAUNDRY 146-156 PINE ST.PROVIDENCE,R.I.IT IS INTERESTING THAT THE OBVERSE WHICH DEPICTS THE PATRIOTS' BANK NEVER EXISTED IN THE STATE OF RHODE ISLAND.
SET :: 1/1/1854 :: no Serial # - PERRY DAVIS CO., PROVIDENCE

D1247-49-R5,7,7 3 PIECE LOT 1 CENT NOTES OF DIFFERENT SIZES OF THE PERRY DAVIS VEGETABLE PAINKILLER COMPANY.I WONDER WHAT WAS IN THE STUFF?!
25 CENTS :: 1/1/1854? :: no Serial # - PERRY DAVIS CO., PROVIDENCE

D1249A-R8? THIS DENOMINATION IS UNLISTED IN THE DURAND REFERENCE.EVIDENTLY,THE PERRY DAVIS PAIN RELIEVING CONCOCTION THAT HE MADE EXPERIMENTING ON HIMSELF,PROVIDED CONSIDERABLE RELIEF & SOME "CURES".UNFORTUNATELY,THE INGREDIENTS WERE NEVER MADE KNOWN.
$1 :: 8/12/1859 :: Serial #A9768 - PHENIX BANK, PROVIDENCE

H374-A5 D1801-R7 INCORPORATED IN 1829,THE BANK SOON FAILED & MOVED & REORGANIZED IN PASCOAG IN 1833.THE BANK THEN BECAME THE PHENIX NATIONAL BANK CHARTER #948 IN 1865.A GORGEOUS ALTERATION OF A $1 ON THE THAMES BANK OF LAUREL,INDIANA H325-G4A.THE QUALITY OF THIS ALTERATION IS ASTOUNDING & THESE ARE NEVER FOUND IN HIGH GRADE.
$3 :: 2/21/1841 :: Serial #A676 - PHENIX BANK, PROVIDENCE

H374-25 D1810-R7 A NICE ALTERATION OF A $3 ON THE CITIZENS BANK OF AUGUSTA,MAINE H20-G16.THIS SPECIMEN IS THE HAXBY PLATE NOTE!
$5 :: 3/9/1841 :: Serial #A87 - PHENIX BANK, PROVIDENCE

H374-A35 SENC D1816-R7 ANOTHER SPECIMEN ALTERED FROM A $5 ON THE CITIZENS BANK OF AUGUSTA,MAINE H20-G20.WE DO NOT HAVE A GENUINE,ISSUED NOTE ON THIS BANK IN OUR COLLECTION.INTERESTIGLY,ALL 3 OF OUR ALTERED NOTES HAVE THE BANK NAME AS "PHOENIX" AS OPPOSED TP "PHENIX",WHOSE TOWN IS A PART OF PROVIDENCE.
$50 :: 1830'S :: Serial #A - PHENIX BANK, PROVIDENCE

H375-G44 D1826-R7 A RARE HIGH DENOMINATION PROOF WHICH IS THE HAXBY PLATE SPECIMEN!
$100 :: 1830'S :: Serial #A - PHENIX BANK, PROVIDENCE

H375-G50 D1829-R7 A RARE HIGH DENOMINATION PROOF WHICH IS THE HAXBY & DURAND REFERENCES PLATE EXAMPLE!
$1 :: 9/2/1811 :: Serial #240 - PROVIDENCE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H380-C10 D1833-R7 THIS SPECIMEN IS AN EARLY COUNTERFEIT ON THE VERY FIRST BANK IN THE STATE OF RHODE ISLAND,INCORPORATED IN 1791.THIS BANK WAS ALSO THE 5TH BANK IN THE WHOLE U.S.A.
$1 :: 1810-20'S :: Serial #B - PROVIDENCE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H380-G14 D1834-R7 A RARE EARLY PROOF ON THE EARLIEST OF RHODE ISLAND'S BANKS.
$1 :: 5/20/1830 :: Serial #C439 - PROVIDENCE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H380-S5 D1841-R7 A NICE SPURIOUS SPECIMEN ON THIS BANK WITH A WOMAN,CENTER UNDER A TREE.
$3 :: 6/5/1837 :: Serial #D4475 - PROVIDENCE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H380-G38 D1857A-R8 THIS RARITY IS AN UNLISTED TYPE BOTH THE HAXBY & DURAND REFERENCES! THE NOTE IS MISSING A SIZEABLE AMOUNT OF THE RIGHT SIDE,BUT IT IS MOST LIKELY IS UNIQUE!
$5 :: 12/3/1829 :: Serial #B280 - PROVIDENCE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H380-C58 D1861-R7 A RARE EARLY COUNTERFEIT ON THIS BANK.
$5 :: 6/12/1813 :: Serial #D9261 - PROVIDENCE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H380-C52 D1870-R7 A NEAT EARLY COUNTERFEIT OF THIS BANK OF WHICH THE ONLY GENUINE NOTES ARE PROOFS,WHICH MAY NOT EXIST.
SET :: 3/8/1933 :: Serial #VARIOUS - PROVIDENCE CLEARING HOUSE, PROVIDENCE

D1894-98 5 PIECE COMPLETE DEPRESSION SCRIP SET.$1,5,10,20,& 50 DENOMINATIONS FROM THE RHODE ISLAND CLEARING HOUSE.
:: 1790'S :: Serial #H350 - PROVIDENCE MEETING HOUSE, PROVIDENCE

A NEAT PROVIDENCE MEETING HOUSE LOTTERY TICKET SIGNED SHARPLY ON THE REVERSE OF A $2.50 WIN BUT WE CAN'T MAKE THE NAME.
$4610.44 :: 12/28/1875 :: Serial #861 - PROVIDENCE,WARREN,& BRISTOL RAILROAD CO., PROVIDENCE

NEAT PENMANSHIP,NICE COLOR,& A PRETTY TRAIN VIGNETTE ADORN THIS BANK CHECK ON A BANK THAT 58 YEARS LATER BECAME A NATIONAL BANK CHARTER #13901 IN 1933.
$1 :: 9/13/1861 :: Serial #A53 - ROGER WILLIAMS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H420-G8A D1901-R7 INCORPORATED IN 1803,THIS THE MOST FAMOUS NAME IN RHODE ISLAND PAPER MONEY BECAME THE ROGER WILLIAMS NATIONAL BANK CHARTER #1506 IN 1865.THIS SPECIMEN IS A BEAUTY WITH A BOLD BLACK EAGLE FLANKED BY A BOLD ORANGE EMBLEM & PROTECTOR "ONE".
$2 :: 1840'S :: Serial #A - ROGER WILLIAMS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H420-G16 D1904-R7 WHAT COULD BE BETTER THAN A PROOF DEUCE ON THE MOST FAMOUS OF RHODE ISLAND'S BANKS,& A BEAUTY IT IS,WITH GREAT VIGNETTES.
$2 :: 4/1/1814 :: Serial #330 - ROGER WILLIAMS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H420-C12 D1906-R7 AN EARLY COUNTERFEIT DEUCE ON THIS FAMOUS BANK WHOSE LOWER RIGHT SIDE IS HELD TOGETHER WITH STAMP HINGES & WITH A LATERAL GUTTER FOLD THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF THE NOTE.
$5 :: 1850'S :: Serial #F - ROGER WILLIAMS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H420-G36 D1913-R7 ANOTHER NEAT PROOF ON THE MOST FAMOUS OF RHODE ISLAND'S BANKS!
:: 1930'S :: Serial #31851 - ROXY CLOTHES SHOPS, PROVIDENCE

A NEAT AD NOTE FOR ROXY CLOTHES SHOPS WITH A GREEN DOLLAR BILL REVERSE WITH THE WORD "OEN" IN THE CORNERS.
$20 :: 1930'S :: no Serial # - SAM THE TAILOR, PROVIDENCE

A NICE AD NOTE OF "SAM THE TAILOR".PRETTY GREEN IMPRINT HAS A BEAUTIFUL GOLD COLORED REVERSE WITH A HORSESHOE & THE SLOGAN "IT WILL PAY YOU TO FORGET YOUR TROUBLES".WE GUESS SO!
$1 :: 7/1/1850 :: Serial #B1741 - STATE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H390-S5 D1934-R4 INCORPORATED IN 1850,THIS BANK WAS LIQUEDATED IN 1893.THIS INTERESTING NOTE WAS MADE FROM A MODIFIED FRAUDULENT PLATE ON THE STATE BANK OF INDIANA H1 DESIGN 1A.THERE ARE HINGED REPAIRS ON THE REVERSE.
$2 :: 12/7/1857 :: Serial #A2701 - STATE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H390-A5 D1936-R5 A VERY HANDSOME ALTERED DEUCE ON THE WAUBEEK BANK OF DE SOTO,NEBRASKA H30-G4A.
$20 :: 1850'S :: Serial #A - STATE BANK, PROVIDENCE

H390-G12 D1946-R7 A RARE,& VERY PRETTY PROOF WITH A GREAT VIGNETTE OF THE STATE HOUSE ON THE LOWER RIGHT.
:: 7/22/1837 :: Serial #34771 - STATE OF RHODE ISLAND, PROVIDENCE

AN INTERESTING EARLY SCHOOLFUND LOTTERY TICKET WITH A CUTE DESIGN & NICE PINK/TAN COLOR.
$2 :: 11/1/1857 :: Serial #A966 - TRADERS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H395-A10 D1959-R7 INCORPORATED IN 1836,THIS BANK BECAME THE TRADERS NATIONAL BANK CHARTER #1396 IN 1865.THE BANK WAS LIQUEDATED IN 1896.THIS NICE DEUCE WAS ALTERED FROM A $2 ON THE WAUBEEK BANK OF DE SOTO,NEBRASKA H30-G4A.
$3 :: 1860'S :: Serial #B - TRADERS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H395-G18A D1963-R7 A RARE & BEAUTIFUL GREEN COLOR PROOF THAT IS THE HAXBY PLATE NOTE SPECIMEN!
$5 :: 4/1/1843 :: Serial #A431 - TRADERS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H395-A25 D1970-R7 THIS RARE SPECIMEN WAS ALTERED FROM A $5 ON THE CITIZENS BANK OF AUGUSTA,MAINE H20-G20 & IS THE HAXBY PLATE EXAMPLE.THE QUALITY OF THIS NOTE IS SO NICE,ITS HARD TO BELIEVE IT HAS BEEN ALTERED!
$20 :: 5/19/1858 :: Serial #F705 - TRADERS BANK, PROVIDENCE

H395-N45 SENC D1983-R7 A VERY RARE & INTERESTING HIGHER VALUE COUNTERFEIT ON THIS BANK WHOSE SOURCE IS UNATTRIBUTED.THE NOTE IS STAMPED "COUNTERFEIT SUFFOLK BANK W.C." ON BOTH SIDES.
$2 :: 1810'S :: Serial #A - UNION BANK, PROVIDENCE

H400-G10 D1994-R7 INCORPORATED IN OCTOBER,1814 THE BANK WAS LIQUEDATED IN 1890.THIS SPECIMEN IS A NEAT EARLY PROOF DEUCE OF THE BANK & IS THE HAXBY PLATE EXAMPLE!
$3 :: 1810'S :: Serial #A - UNION BANK, PROVIDENCE

H400-G18 D2001-R7 ANOTHER RARE & NEAT EARLY PROOF SPECIMEN OF THIS BANK.
$5 :: 3/1/1856 :: Serial #C1713 - UNION BANK, PROVIDENCE

H400-S5 D2019-R5 A SPURIOUS EXAMPLE ON THIS BANK WITH A CENTRAL VIGNETTE OF OUR FIRST 5 PRESIDENTS ARRANGED IN A "V".THIS NOTE'S DESIGN IS THE SAME AS THAT OF THE $5 ISSUE ON THE NATIONAL BANK OF PROVIDENCE,H360-C45.
$5 :: 1850'S :: Serial #C - UNION BANK, PROVIDENCE

H400-S3 D2019A-R8? THE SAME TYPE AS THE LAST WITH THE PRESIDENTS ARRANGED IN A "V",BUT THIS POSSIBLE PROOF SPECIMEN IS UNLISTED IN DURAND & HAXBY,& PROVIDENCE IS NOT ON THE PLATE LIKE ON OUR PRIOR EXAMPLE D2019.PROOFS ARE KNOWN OF THE SAME TYPE OF THE NATIONAL BANK H360-G45.
5 CENTS :: 1880'S :: no Serial # - UNION RAILROAD COMPANY, PROVIDENCE

A SMALL PUNCH CANCELLED CARDBOARD RAILROAD TICKET WHICH GRAY ON ONE SIDE & PINK ON THE OTHER.
$5 :: 1850'S :: Serial #A - WESTMINSTER BANK, PROVIDENCE

H405-G6C D2038-R5 INCORPORATED IN 1854,THIS BANK CLOSED IN 1923.THIS SPECIMEN IS A BEAUTIFUL EXAMPLE WITH A LARGE CITY SCENE ABOVE A BOLD RED PROTECTOR "FIVE".THE NOTE IS SIGNED,BUT NOT DATED.
$5 :: 5/1/1853 :: Serial #B551 - WESTMINSTER BANK, PROVIDENCE

H405-S5 D2040-R5 A NICE SPECIMEN FEATURING A LARGE LOCOMOTIVE & TRAIN.
$10 :: 1850'S :: Serial #A - WESTMINSTER BANK, PROVIDENCE

H405-G8C D2042-R6 A NEAT PROOF OF THIS BANK WITH BOLD REDPROTECTOR "TEN",& AN EXTRA PROOF CARD OF THE SHIP VIGNETTE ON THE LEFT AS WELL.
$20 :: 1850'S :: Serial #A - WESTMINSTER BANK, PROVIDENCE

H405-G10C D2045-R6 A NICE HIGH GRADE EXAMPLE FEATURING A HORSE WATERING AT A TROUGH ON THE LEFT & BOLD RED PROTECTOR "TWENTY" BELOW.
$1.25 :: 5/2/1853 :: Serial #51 - WEYBOSSET BANK, PROVIDENCE

H410-A5 D2056-R6 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1833 & BECAME THE WEYBOSSET NATIONAL BANK CHARTER #1173 IN 1865.THE BANK CLOSED IN 1924.THIS INTERESTING DENOMINATION WAS ALTERED FROM A $1.25 OF THE ROXBURY BANK,ROXBURY,MASS.H1075-G6.
$3 :: 12/11/1837 :: Serial #420 - WEYBOSSET BANK, PROVIDENCE

H410-S5 D2067-R7 THIS SPURIOUS SPECIMEN SHOWS SUPER SHARP SIGNATURES ON A VERY LIGHT NOTE IMPRESSION,WITH JAGGED GUTTERFOLDS NEAR THE CENTER.
$5 :: 4/1/1861 :: Serial #3132 - WEYBOSSET BANK, PROVIDENCE

H410-G20A SENC D2069-R7 A VERY RARE GENUINE,ISSUED SPECIMEN OF THIS BANK WHICH FEATURES A BEAUTIFUL 3 MAST SAILBOAT AT THE CENTER.
$5 :: 6/18/1856 :: Serial #290 - WEYBOSSET BANK, PROVIDENCE

H410-G22A D2070-R7 ANOTHER RARE GENUINE ISSUED NOTE OF THIS BANK FEATURING AN INDIAN ON HORSEBACK SPEARING A BUFFALO AT THE CENTER.THIS PEACH IS THE HAXBY PLATE SPECIMEN.
$5 :: 4/1/1860 :: Serial #6713 - WEYBOSSET BANK, PROVIDENCE

H410-C28A D2071-R5 A COUNTERFEIT ON THIS BANK EXACTLY LIKE OUR D2069 SPECIMEN.
$10 :: 11/29/1855 :: Serial #333 - WEYBOSSET BANK, PROVIDENCE

H410-A35 D2082-R5 THIS NOTE IS ALTERED FROM A $10 OF THE OXFORD BANK FRYEBURH,MAINE H315-G32.IT IS BOLDLY STAMPED "COUNTERFEIT SUFFOLK BANK W.G." IN A CURVE ON BOTH SIDES & IS THE HAXBY PLATE SPECIMEN.
$500 :: 1850'S :: Serial #A - WEYBOSSET BANK, PROVIDENCE

H410-G42 D2089-R7 A RARE HIGH DENOMINATION PROOF WITH A PIECE REPAIRED WITH TAPE AT THE TOP CENTER.STILL A BEAUTY & THE HAXBY PLATE SPECIMEN!
$1 :: 11/11/1853 :: Serial #A356 - WHAT CHEER BANK, PROVIDENCE

H415-G2A D2091A-R8 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN MAY,1853 & CLOSED IN 1866.ITS UNUSUAL NAME WAS DERIVED FROM AN INDIAN GREETING TO A GROUP OF ROGER WILLIAM'S SETTLERS LOOKING TO ESCAPE RELIGIOUS PERSECUTION WHEN THEY CROSSED THE SEEKONK RIVER TO THE SHORES OF PROVIDENCE IN 1636.THIS RARE SPECIMEN IS AN UNLISTED VARIANT WITH A GREEN PROTECTOR "ONE" WHICH IS UNLISTED IN BOTH THE DURAND & HAXBY REFERENCES!
$2 :: 10/8/1861 :: Serial #A1442 - WHAT CHEER BANK, PROVIDENCE

H415-S5 D2093-R5 A SPURIOUS DEUCE ON THIS BANK WITH A NEAT TITLE.
$10 :: 1850'S :: Serial #A - WHAT CHEER BANK, PROVIDENCE

H415-G8 SENC D2097-R7 WHAT COULD BE BETTER THAN A CHOICE PROOF ON A BANK WITH ONE OF THE GREAT NAMES IN PAPER MONEY COLLECTING!
Obsolete banknotes for Scituate
$3 :: 4/1/1834 :: Serial #A363 - HAMILTON BANK, SCITUATE

H445-C10 D2127-R7 A COUNTERFEIT OF OUR D2126.
$3 :: 7/1818? :: no Serial # - HAMILTON BANK, SCITUATE

H445-{G16} D2127A-R8? THIS PERKIN'S PLATE TYPE IS A REAL RAG,BUT ITS UNLISTED IN BOTH THE HAXBY & DURAND REFERENCES!
$1 :: 9/1/1847 :: Serial #B135 - HAMILTON BANK, SCITUATE

H440-G2 D2136-R7 THE FOLLOWING NOTES WERE DATED AT SCITUATE,BUT NOT ISSUED BY THE BANK.THEY WERE CIRCULATER BY RACKETEERS WHO PRODUCED THEM AFTER THE BANK FAILED IN 1849.
$1 :: 7/1/1850 :: Serial #A694 - HAMILTON BANK, SCITUATE

H440-S5 D2137-R6 A NICE ACE FEATURING A FARM SCENE AT THE CENTER.
$2 :: 7/1/1850 :: Serial #A1172 - HAMILTON BANK, SCITUATE

H440-S10 D2139-R6 THE SAME FARM SCENE IS THE CENTRAL VIGNETTE ON THIS SPECIMEN.
$3 :: 9/1/1847 :: Serial #113 - HAMILTON BANK, SCITUATE

H440-G6 D2140-R7 A NICE NOTE WITH PRETTY VIGNETTES FLANKING LARGE 3'S.
$5 :: 4/6/1854 :: Serial #A2312 - HAMILTON BANK, SCITUATE

H440-G8 D2141-R6 A NICE HIGH GRADE EXAMPLE WITH AN EAGLE ON AN ANCHOR CENTER WITH "V'S" FLANKING & FOUR 5'S AROUND THE PERIPHERY.
$3 :: 1/1/1834 :: Serial #A397 - HAMILTON BANK, SCITUATE

H445-G10 SENC D2126-R7 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1818 AS THE SCITUATE BANK.IN 1836 BANK AUDITORS DISCOVERED THAT THE BANK'S POROPERTY HAD BEEN SOLD TO OUT OF STATE SPECULATORS THAT HAD A LARGE AMOUNT OF NOTES PRINTED.THE BANK WAS FORCED TO LIQUEDATE & IT REORGANIZED IN JANUARY,1841 & CHANGED ITS NAME TO THE HAMILTON BANK OF NORTH SCITUATE.IN THAT SAME YEAR THE BANK WAS ROBBED OF A LARGE AMOUNT OF ITS UNSIGNED NOTES THAT WERE EVENTUALLY PUT INTO CIRCULATION BY THE CRIMINALS.THE BANK MAINTAINED A PRECARIOUS EXISTENCE UNTIL JUNE,1849 WHEN IT WENT INTO RECEIVERSHIP AGAIN FOR THE LAST TIME.WE HAVE 5 EXAMPLES OF NOTES ON HAMILTON BANK OF SCITUATE,{NOT NORTH} THAT WERE DATED AFTER JUNE,1849 BY RACKETEERS & WERE NEVER NEGOTIABLE! BANKING IN THOSE TIMES WASN'T AN EASY ENDEAVOR.
Obsolete banknotes for Smithfield
$1 :: 10/2/1838 :: Serial #A3995 - GLOBE BANK, SMITHFIELD

H450-G1 D2610A-R8 DATED AT SMITHFIELD,THIS EXTREMELY RARE NOTE IS UNLISTED IN BOTH THE HAXBY & DURAND REFERENCES,& IS THE ONLY SPECIMEN WE'VE BEEEN ABLE TO ACQUIRE ON THE BANK!
$3 :: 4/10/1840 :: Serial #A1608 - GLOBE BANK, SMITHFIELD

H450-A10 D2616-R7 THIS SPECIMEN ON THIS RARE BANK TOWN NAME WAS ALTERED FROM A AN EXACT EXAMPLE OF THE GLOBE BANK IN NEW YORK CITY H1625-G6.IT SHOWS OLD TAPED REPAIRS ON THE REVERSE.
$1 :: 1820'S :: Serial #B - NEW ENGLAND PACIFIC BANK, SMITHFIELD

H455-G3 D766-R7 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1818 & MOVED TO PAWTUCKET IN 1832.IT BECAME THE PACIFIC NATIONAL BANK,CHARTER #1616 IN 1865.THIS PROOF SPECIMEN WAS ISSUED AT SMITHFIELD,BUT PAYABLE AT PAWTUCKET{NORTH PROVIDENCE}! THIS EXAMPLE IS THE HAXBY & DURAND PLATE SPECIMEN!
$5 :: 1840'S :: Serial #A - PROVIDENCE COUNTY BANK, SMITHFIELD

H460-G14 D2605-R7 INCORPORATED IN 1834,THE PROVIDENCE COUNTY BANK OF SMITHFIELD BECAME THE GLOBE BANK OF WOONSOCKET IN 1844.WHEN THE NATIONAL BANKNOTE ERA STARTED,THE BANK THEN BECAME THE GLOBE NATIONAL BANK IN JUNE,1865 CHARTER #1423.THE BANK WAS LIQUEDATED 1/1/2/1929.THIS PROOF IS THE HAXBY & DURAND PLATE SPECIMENS.OF THE HIGHEST RARITY!
$1 :: 3/1/1825 :: Serial #A500 - SMITHFIELD EXCHANGE BANK, SMITHFIELD

H465-C2 D459-R7 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1822 IN GREENVILLE,A SMALL VILLAGE IN THE TOWN OF SMITHFIELD.THE BANK BECAME KNOWN AS THE EXCHANGE BANK IN 1863 & IN 1864 BECAME THE NATIONAL EXCHANGE BANK CHARTER #1498.THE BANK WAS LIQUEDATED IN 1928 & BECAME THE GREENVILLE TRUST COMPANY.THIS COUNTERFEIT SPECIMEN IS A WRECK WITH ANCIENT TAPED REPAIRS & MISSING A LARGE PIECE OF THE LEFT SIDE,BUT ITS EXTREMELY RARE & THE ONLY EXAMPLE WE'VE BEEN ABLE TO ACQUIRE ON THE BANK.
$1 :: 1830'S :: Serial #A - SMITHFIELD LIME ROCK BANK, SMITHFIELD

H470-G4 D1463-R7 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1823 IN SMITHFIELD & MOVED TO PROVIDENCE IN 1847.THE BANK BECAME THE LIME ROCK NATIONAL BANK CHARTER #1369 IN 1864.THE BANK CLOSED IN 1894.THIS SPECIMEN PROOF IS OUR ONLY SPECIMEN ON THIS BANK & MAY BE UNIQUE.COINCIDENTELY,THERE IS ONLY 1 NATIONAL BANKNOTE KNOWN ON THIS BANK AS WELL,& I WANT IT & KNOW WHO OWNS IT.HOPEFULLY SOMEDAY HE WILL SELL IT TO ME!
$3 :: 10/1807 :: Serial #566 - SMITHFIELD MEETING HOUSE LOTTERY, SMITHFIELD

A NICE EARLY LOTTERY TICKET OF SMITHFIELD.
$2 :: 5/4/1853 :: Serial #A433 - SMITHFIELD UNION BANK, SMITHFIELD

H475-A20 D2683-R7 THIS SPECIMEN WAS ALTERED FROM A $2 OF THE CALHOUN COUNTY BANK OF MARSHALL,MICHIGAN.THIS RARITY IS MISSING A CHUNK FROM THE LOWER RIGHT COTNER.
$5 :: 8/22/1805 :: Serial #3287? - SMITHFIELD UNION BANK, SMITHFIELD

H470-G64 D2687-R7 A NEAT EARLY GENUINE NOTE OF THIS BANK WHICH MAY WELL BE UNIQUE.THE NOTE HAS SOME STAINING ON THE RIGHT SIDE,BUT WHO CARES,WHERE ARE YOU GOING TO FIND ANOTHER?
$7 :: 8/13/1807 :: no Serial # - SMITHFIELD UNION BANK, SMITHFIELD

H475-C84 D2692-R7 THIS EARLY BANK WAS INCORPORATED AT SMITHFIELD IN 1805 & THEN MOVED TO WOONSOCKET IN 1852.THE BANK THEN BECAME THE NATIONAL UNION BANK CHARTER #1409 IN 1865 & SUBSEQUENTLY CLOSED IN 1918.THIS EARLY COUNTERFEIT SPECIMEN WAS DATED AT SMITHFIELD & BOASTS THE UNUSUAL $7 DENOMINATION.
$5 :: 1850'S :: no Serial # - VILLAGE BANK, SMITHFIELD

H480-A20 D2164-R7 THIS BANK WAS CHARTERED IN 1815 AS THE BURRILLVILLE AGRICULTURAL BANK & IN JUNE,1818 ADDED MANUFACTURERS TO THAT TILE.IT BECAME THE VILLAGE BANK IN OCTOBER,1822 & THEN THE FNB OF SMITHFIELD CHARTER #1035 IN 1865.THE BANK SURVIVED THE ENTIRE NATIONAL BANKING ERA.THIS SPECIMEN WAS ALTERED FROM A $5 FARMERS & MECHANICS BANKNOTE OF MEMPHIS,TENN.THIS EXAMPLE IS THE ONLY NOTE WE'VE BEEN ABLE TO OBTAIN ON THIS BANK.A HISTORIC RARITY!
Obsolete banknotes for Tiverton
$1 :: 1/31/1844 :: Serial #A892 - FALL RIVER UNION BANK, TIVERTON

H495-A5 D2213-R7 A NICE ALTERATION OF THIS BANK UNDER THEIR TIVERTON ISSUE OF A $1 OF THE WASHINGTON COUNTY BANK OF CALAIS,MAINE H250-G4.
$1.50 :: 5/4/1833 :: Serial #C309 - FALL RIVER UNION BANK, TIVERTON

H495-C12 D2215-R6 A NICE ALTERATION OF THIS ODD DENOMINATION OF A $1.50 OF THE ROXBURY BANK OF ROXBURY,MASS.H1075-G8.
$3 :: 1/1/1849 :: Serial #C2141 - FALL RIVER UNION BANK, TIVERTON

H495-A15 D2219-R7 A NICE ALTERATION OF A $3 OF THE WASHINGTON COUNTY BANK OF CALAIS,MAINE H250-G12.
$10 :: 9/14/1834 :: Serial #D189 - FALL RIVER UNION BANK, TIVERTON

H495-A35 SENC D2225-R7 A NEAT ALTERATION FEATURING BARGES ON THE RIVERFRONT OF A $10 OF THE STILLWATER CANAL BANK OF ORONO,MAINE H420-G10.
$20 :: 1850'S :: Serial #A - TIVERTON BANK, TIVERTON

H505-G22B D2249-R7 A VERY DISTINCT & GORGEOUS COLORED PROOF OF THIS BANK.
$1 :: 1850'S :: Serial #A - TIVERTON BANK, TIVERTON

H505-G2 SENC D2234-R7 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1855 & WAS CLOSED JUST 2 YEARS LATER IN 1857 DUE TO A PANIC AS THE BANK'S CAPITAL WAS MADE UP MOSTLY OF BOGUS BILLS DATED AT TIVERTON & FALL RIVER WHOSE CLOSE PROXIMITY MADE DETECTION MORE DIFFICULT.THIS EXAMPLE IS A BEAUTIFUL PROOF SPECIMEN.THE FOLLOWING NOTES WERE DATED AT TIVERTON.
$1 :: 8/20/1857 :: Serial #A713 - TIVERTON BANK, TIVERTON

H505-G2A D2235-R2 THE SAME ISSUE AS THE PROOF ABOVE,EXCEPT THIS SPECIMEN HAS A BOLD RED OVERPRINT "ONE".
$2 :: 1850'S :: Serial #A - TIVERTON BANK, TIVERTON

H505-G4 SENC D2236-R7 A VERY RARE & BEAUTIFUL PROOF DEUCE OF THIS BANK.
$2 :: 7/20/1857 :: Serial #A7207 - TIVERTON BANK, TIVERTON

H505-G4A D2237-R2 A VERY PRETTY DEUCE WITH THE BOLD RED OVERPRINT "TWO".
$2 :: 1857? :: Serial #736 - TIVERTON BANK, TIVERTON

H505-G4A D2237-R2 ALTHOUGH A GENUINE NOTE OF THIS BANK THE OBVERSE IS VERY BOLDLY MARKED IN TAR? "BROKEN BANK A.B.BANK OF M.D." IN ALL OF OUR MONUMENTAL REFERENCE COLLECTION WE HAVE MANY COUNTERFEITS & ALTERATIONS,BUT THIS SPECIMEN MAY BE THE ONLY EXAMPLE WE HAVE OF A NOTE MARKED "BROKEN BANK",FROM WHICH DERIVES THE PHRASE THAT SOME COLLECTORS OF THESE EARLY NOTES STILL USE!
$3 :: 8/1/1857 :: Serial #A9722 - TIVERTON BANK, TIVERTON

H505-G6A D2239-R2 A NICE EXAMPLE OF THIS BANK WITH A VIGNETTE OF 2 WOMEN SURROUNDING A GLOBE WITH BOLD RED OVERPRINT "THREE" ABOVE.
$5 :: 1850'S :: Serial #A - TIVERTON BANK, TIVERTON

H505-G8A D2241-R2+ A RARE PROOF OF THIS BANK WITH A CENTRAL VIGNETTE OF 2 WOMEN SURROUNDING A SHIELD WITH AN EAGLE ON TOP,& A PORTRAIT OF ANDREW JACKSON ON THE LEFT.
$5 :: 6/1/1857 :: Serial #B1991 - TIVERTON BANK, TIVERTON

H505-G8A D2241-R2 THE SAME NICE NOTE AS THE PROOF ABOVE,EXCEPT ISSUED & CIRCULATED.
$10 :: 10/1/1856 :: Serial #A69 - TIVERTON BANK, TIVERTON

H505-G10A D2244-R3 A NICE NOTE FEATURING A WOMAN CUTTING HAY AT THE CENTER,WITH A BOLD RED PROTECTOR "TEN".
$5 :: 8/1/1857 :: Serial #A - TIVERTON BANK, TIVERTON

H505-G18A D2247-R5 DATED AT FALL RIVER,AS IS OUR LAST NOTE FROM THIS BANK,A $20.THIS GORGEOUS ROSE COLORED PROOF REPRESENTS THE FINEST STATE OF THE ART AT THE TIME.
$20 :: 1850'S :: Serial #A - TIVERTON BANK, TIVERTON

H505-G22B D2249-R7 A VERY DISTINCT & GORGEOUS COLORED PRROF OF THIS BANK.
Obsolete banknotes for Warren
$2 :: 2/1/1848 :: Serial #A1913 - THE HOPE BANK, WARREN

H525-A5 SENC D2310-R7 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1822 & BECAME THE NATIONAL HOPE BANK CHARTER #1008 IN 1865.ON 8/24/1904 THE BANK WAS LIQUEDATED & ABSORBED BY THE INDUSTRIAL TRUST CO.WARREN BRANCH.THIS SPECIMEN,MISSING THE UPPER RIGHT CORNER,IS THE ONLY EXAMPLE WE HAVE EVER SEEN ON THE BANK & WAS ALTERED FROM A $2 OF THE BANK OF OWASSO,OWASSO,MICHIGAN H305-G4.
$5 :: 2/1/1848 :: Serial #A411 - THE WARREN BANK, WARREN

H525-A5 D2363-R7 A NICE NOTE WITH A TEXAS STAR TO THE LEFT OF A SIALBOAT,SHIP,& PADDLEWHEELER IN THE BAY.HARD TO BELIEVE ITS AN ALTERATION OF A $5 OF THE BANK OF OWASSO,OWASSO,MICHIGAN H305-G8.THE BANK TITLE NOW HAS THE ADDITION OF THE PREPOSITION "THE".
$20 :: 1858 :: Serial #A - THE WARREN BANK, WARREN

H545-G84A D2440-R2 THE DECLARATION SIGNERS FEATURED IN A CIRCLE WITHIN THE $1 & $2 DENOMINATIONS OF THIS BANK,IS THE CENTRAL VIGNETTE ON THIS BEAUTY,ABOVE A BOLD ROSE COLORED PROTECTOR "TWENTY".AS A BONUS,A BOLD BEN FRANKLIN PORTRAIT ON THE LOWER RIGHT.
$1 :: 8/4/1804 :: Serial #B159 - WARREN BANK, WARREN

H535-C2 D2348-R6 A VERY EARLY RHODE ISLAND BANK,THE WARREN BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1803 & BECAME THE NATIONAL WARREN BANK CHARTER #1419 IN 1865.THE BANK WAS LIQUEDATED & ABSORBED,JUST LIKE THE OTHER 2 OBSOLETE ISSUING BANKS IN WARREN ON 8/24/1904.THIS EXAMPLE IS AN EARLY COUNTERFEIT ON THE BANK.
$1 :: 1/1/1826 :: Serial #Y692 - WARREN BANK, WARREN

H535-C4 D2349-R7 ANOTHER EARLY COUNTERFEIT ON THIS BANK,WITH THIS SPECIMEN MISSING PARTS OF 3 CORNERS.
$2 :: 12/1/1859 :: Serial #A4177 - WARREN BANK, WARREN

H535-S5A D2354-R7 A NICE DEUCE WITH VIGNETTES OF GILBERT STUART'S WAHINGTON PORTRAIT NEAR THE CENTER & A LARGE EAGLE ON THE RIGHT.I CAN'T IMAGINE 2 MORE AMERICAN IMAGES,& THEY'RE SIDE BY SIDE ON THE SAME NOTE.AS A BONUS A LARGE ROSE COLORED SCRIPT PROTECTOR "TWO".
$2 :: 12/1/1859 :: Serial #A4845 - WARREN BANK, WARREN

H535-S5B D2354A-R8 THE SAME BEAUTIFUL ULTRA PATRIOTIC TYPE AS OUR PRIOR EXAMPLE,EXCEPT THIS SPECIMEN HAS A LARGE OLIVE COLORED SCRIPT PROTECTOR "TWO".THIS VARIETY IS UNLISTED IN BOTH THE HAXBY & DURAND REFERENCES!
$3 :: 7/24/1804 :: Serial #A681 - WARREN BANK, WARREN

H535-G28 SENC D2355-R7 A VERY RARE EARLY,GENUINE,ISSUED NOTE OF THIS BANK THAT HAS BEEN HAND CANCELLED WITH 2 "X'S".
Obsolete banknotes for Warwick
$1 :: 1/1/1861 :: Serial #B1280 - CENTREVILLE BANK, WARWICK

H540-G8A D2379-R7 INCORPORATED IN JUNE,1828 THIS BANK BECAME THE CENTREVILLE NATIONAL BANK CHARTER #1284 IN 1865.A RARE GENUINE ISSUED NOTE OF THIS BANK.
$2 :: 4/1/1843 :: Serial #A - CENTREVILLE BANK, WARWICK

H540-A25 D2388-R7 A RARE ALTERATION OF A $2 ON THE MANUFACTURERS BANK OF MONTREAL,CANADA! A5483-G4.
$2 :: 9/9/1859 :: Serial #A8247 - CENTREVILLE BANK, WARWICK

H540-A28 D2388A-R8 AN INTERESTING $2 ALTERATION OF AN UNKNOWN MICHIGAN BANK.THE STATE SEAL MARKED MICHIGAN IS CLEARLY VISIBLE ON THE LOWER LEFT! THIS SPECIMEN IS UNLISTED IN THE HAXBY & DURAND REFERENCES & IS PROBABLY UNIQUE!
SHEET :: 1858 :: no Serial # - WARWICK BANK, WARWICK

$5,5,10,20 4 SUBJECT UNCUT SHEET.D2434,37,40 H545-G62A,74A,84A.A SCARCER SHEET WITH REAL PRETTY VIGNETTES.
$3 :: 8/8/1857 :: Serial #A37 - WARWICK BANK, WARWICK

DESPITE MISSING A PIECE OF THE TOP LEFT CORNER,A NICE NOTE WITH PORTRAIT VIGNETTES OF 2 WOMEN FLANKING A LARGE 3 & LANSDOWNE'S GEORGE WASHINGTON ON THE LOWER LEFT.
$1 :: 6/2/1828 :: Serial #A49 - WARWICK BANK, WARWICK

H545-G2A D2416-R7 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1818 IN APPONAUG,RHODE ISLAND & SOON MOVED TO WARWICK.THE BANK WAS CLOSED IN MARCH,1859.THIS SPECIMEN IS UNLISTED IN THE HAXBY REFERENCE.
$1 :: 8/8/1857 :: Serial #B46 - WARWICK BANK, WARWICK

H545-G12 D2418-R5 A NICE NOTE WITH PORTRAIT VIGNETTES OF WASHINGTON ON THE LEFT 7 FRANKLIN ON THE RIGHT.
$1 :: 10/1/1857 :: Serial #B685 - WARWICK BANK, WARWICK

H545-G14A D2419-R4 A NICE NOTE WITH 6 MEMBERS OF CONGRESS AT THE SIGNING OF THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE IN A CIRCLE WITHIN THE MAIN "1" ON THE NOTE & WITH A BOLD ORANGE PROTECTOR "ONE".
$1 :: 9/5/1857 :: no Serial # - WARWICK BANK, WARWICK

H545-G14A D2419-R4 THE SAME TYPE AS OUR PRIOR EXAMPLE,EXCEPT THIS SPECIMEN IS STAMPED "WORTHLESS NYC".SINCE IT IS NOT A COUNTERFEIT,WE HAVE TO ASSUME THE DECLARATION WAS MADE AFTER THE BANK FAILED IN 1859.
$1 :: 11/1/1858 :: Serial #A711 - WARWICK BANK, WARWICK

H545-G18B D2420-R3 THIS NICE NOTE FEATURES A CENTRAL VIGNETTE OF A FARM FAMILY WITH LIVESTOCK IN THE BACKGROUND.
$2 :: 8/14/1857 :: Serial #A38 - WARWICK BANK, WARWICK

H545-G30 SENC D2423-R7 A RARE,GENUINE ISSUED "LAZY" DEUCE OF THIS BANK.
$2 :: 10/1/1857 :: Serial #A990 - WARWICK BANK, WARWICK

H545-G32A D2424-R4 A NICE NOTE WITH PRETTY VIGNETTES,SHARP SIGNATURES & AGAIN OUR FOUNDING FATHERS IN A CIRCLE WITHIN THE MAIN "2".
$2 :: 10/4/1858 :: Serial #A70 - WARWICK BANK, WARWICK

H545-G34B D2425-R3 A NEAT NOTE WITH VIGNETTES OF A LOCOMOTIVE CENTER,BOLD RED "TWO" PROTECTOR BELOW,& A PORTRAIT I BELIEVE OF ROGER WILLIAMS ON THE LOWER LEFT.
$3 :: 1/1/1858 :: Serial #A979 - WARWICK BANK, WARWICK

H545-G48A D2429-R4 A LOVELY NOTE WITH A PRETTY FARM SCENE LEFT OF AN ORNATE "3",SHARP SIGS,& A BOLD ROSE COLORED PROTECTOR "THREE".
$3 :: 10/4/1858 :: Serial #A208 - WARWICK BANK, WARWICK

H545-G50B D2430-R4 A NEAT NOTE WITH A CENTRAL VIGNETTE OF 3 BABIES SITTING ON 3 SILVER DOLLARS WITH A BOLD PINK PROTECTOR "THREE" BELOW.
$5 :: 1858 :: Serial #A - WARWICK BANK, WARWICK

H545-62A D2434-R1 A REMAINDER OF THE SAME TYPE AS OUR PRIOR LISTING,BUT WITH A BOLD ROSE COLORED PROTECTOR "FIVE".
$5 :: 1/1/1858 :: Serial #A924 - WARWICK BANK, WARWICK

H545-G62A D2434-R7? A PRETTY NOTE WITH VIGNETTES OF WOMEN & CHILDREN,WITH A BOLD MAROON COLORED PROTECTOR "FIVE".THIS IS AN UNUSUAL COLOR FOR A PROTECTOR & WE DON'T THINK WE HAVE ANY OTHERS IN OUR MONUMENTAL COLLECTION LIKE IT!
$10 :: 1/1/1858 :: Serial #A116 - WARWICK BANK, WARWICK

H545-G74A D2437-R? A SHARP & PRETTY EXAMPLE IN TOP CONDITION OF THIS HIGHER DENOMINATION WITH A BOLD ROSE PROTECTOR "TEN".THE CASHIER,JOHN H.KENYON SIGNATURE IS SUPER,& IT ADORNS SEVERAL OF OUR NOTES OF THIS BANK.
$50 :: 1858 :: Serial #A - WARWICK BANK, WARWICK

H545-G86A D2441-R3 A PRETTY HIGH DENOMINATION REMAINDER,WITH VIGNETTES OF 2 WOMEN WITH FARM ANIMALS,& A BLACKSMITH ON THE LOWER RIGHT.WITH BOLD ROSE COLORED PROTECTOR "FIFTY".
Obsolete banknotes for Westerly
SHEET :: 1850'S :: no Serial # - HOPKINTON BANK, WESTERLY

$1,2,& $5 RI130-G12,18A,24A SENC D2443,45,50-R7 1850'S 3 PIECE UNCUT SHEET.A RARE SHEET THAT BOASTS NICE VIGNETTES.COMES HOUSED IN A HANDSOME BLACK FRAME.
$1 :: 1/10/1845 :: Serial #A - HOPKINTON BANK, WESTERLY

H130-G14A DD2443-R7 THE SAME PRETTY TYPE AS OUR PRIOR 2 LISTINGS,THIS EXAMPLE IS UNUSUAL AS IT IS A PROOF THAT HAS SEEN A FAIR AMOUNT OF CIRCULTION!
$1 :: 1/10/1856 :: Serial #B2783 - HOPKINTON BANK, WESTERLY

H130-G14A D2443-R7 A RARE,GENUINE ISSUED NOTE OF THIS BANK,OF THE EXACT TYPE AS OUR PROOF SPECIMEN.
$1 :: 1/10/1850'S :: Serial #B - HOPKINTON BANK, WESTERLY

H130-G14A D2443-R7 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1850 IN HOPKINTON,RHODE ISLAND.ALL OF ITS NOTES WERE DATED AT WESTERLY.THE BANK CLOSED IN 1859 & THIS RARE PROOF IS A GREAT EXAMPLE OF THE BANK WITH SHARP VIGNETTES OF 2 INDIANS ON THE LOWER LEFT & FARMERS WITH A SCYTHE AT THE CENTER.
$3 :: 1850'S :: no Serial # - HOPKINTON BANK, WESTERLY

H130-G22A SENC D2447-R7 A RARE & BEAUTIFUL PRROF OF THIS BANK FEATURING A MAN ON HORSEBACK WITH A YOUNGSTER WALKING BESIDE,& A LOCOMOTIVE ON THE LOWER RIGHT.
$2 :: 7/1/1860 :: Serial #A14946 - NIANTIC BANK, WESTERLY

H550-G4A D2462-R7 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1854 & BECAME THE NATIONAL NIANTIC BANK CHARTER #823 IN 1865.THE BANK CLOSED IN 1904.THIS VERY RARE GENUINE ISSUED DEUCE IS OUR ONLY SPECIMEN OF THIS BANK.
$1 :: 1818-20'S :: Serial #B - PHENIX BANK, WESTERLY

H555-G2 D2477-R7 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1818 & BECAME THE PHENIX NATIONAL BANK CHARTER #1169 IN 1865.THE BANK MERGED WITH THE WASHINGTON TRUST COMPANY IN 1892.THIS RARE EARLY PROOF IS A GREAT REPRESENTATIVE OF THE BANK & IS THE HAXBY PLATE SPECIMEN!
$1 :: 1/1/1849 :: Serial #A3440 - PHENIX BANK, WESTERLY

H555-G8 D2479-R7 A RARE GENUINE ISSUED NOTE OF THIS BANK WITH THE PROVERBIAL EAGLE ON AN ANCHOR AT THE CENTER.
$1 :: 1/1/1862 :: Serial #D8555 - PHENIX BANK, WESTERLY

H555-G10A D2480A-R7 AN INTERESTING NOTE MISSING A COUPLE OF SMALL PICES OF THE RIGHT SIDE WITH AN UNLISTED SMALL RED PROTECTOR "ONE",OVER THE LARGER ENGRAVED PLATE "ONE".THIS ANOMALY OCCURS ON ALL THE LATE NOTES OF THIS BANK,A FEATURE I HAVE NOT SEEN ON ANY OTHER!
$1 :: 1/1/1855 :: Serial #D15524 - PHENIX BANK, WESTERLY

H555-G10B D2480B-R7 THE SAME TYPE AS THE PRIOR NOTE EXCEPT THIS SPECIMEN HAS A GREEN PROTECTOR "ONE" OVER THE PLATE "ONE" WHOSE VARIETY IS ALSO UNLISTED IN THE REFERENCE BOOKS.
$2 :: 1/1/1863 :: Serial #B13465 - PHENIX BANK, WESTERLY

H555-G20A D2488A-R7 AN INTERESTING DEUCE WHOSE RED PROTECTOR "TWO",LIKE OUR ACES IS OVER THE PLATE "TWO".THIS NICE SPECIMEN FEATURING A STEAMSHIP AT THE CENTER,IS ALSO UNLISTED IN THE REFERENCES!
$2 :: 7/11/1837 :: Serial #A1314 - PHENIX BANK, WESTERLY

H555-S5 D2489-R7 A RARE EARLY SPURIOUS SPECIMEN OF THIS BANK IN SOUND CONDITION.
$3 :: 1818-20'S :: Serial #A - PHENIX BANK, WESTERLY

H555-G22 D2492-R7 A RARE EARLY PROOF OF THIS BANK EXACTLY LIKE OUR $1 SPECIMEN.THIS IS THE HAXBY PLATE EXAMPLE!
$3 :: 1/1/1850'S :: Serial #A - PHENIX BANK, WESTERLY

H555-G10 D2493-R7 A RARE & BEAUTIFUL PROOF THAT UNFORTUNATELY HAS A COUPLE OF TAPED SPLITS & A SMALL PIECE MISSING FROM THE LOWER RIGHT.
$5 :: 1/1/1849 :: Serial #A3496 - PHENIX BANK, WESTERLY

H555-G36 D2495-R7 A VERY RARE GENUINE ISSUED NOTE OF THIS BANK WITH SEVERAL PATRIOTIC VIGNETTES.
$5 :: 1/1/1862 :: Serial #B11993 - PHENIX BANK, WESTERLY

H555-G38A SENC D2496-R7 AN EXTREMELY RARE GENUINE,ISSUED NOTE OF THIS BANK IN NICE SHAPE.
$5 :: 1/1/1854 :: Serial #B921 - PHENIX BANK, WESTERLY

H555-S10 D2498-R7 A RARE SPURIOUS ISSUE ON THIS BANK FEATURING A PORTRAIT VIGNETTE OF ANDREW JACKSON ON THE LOWER LEFT.
$10 :: 1/1/1853 :: Serial #A1794 - PHENIX BANK, WESTERLY

H555-G46 D2499-R7 A RARE ISSUED NOTE OF THIS BANK WHICH FEATURES AN EAGLE ON A FLAG AT THE CENTER WITH A RED PROTECTOR "TEN" BELOW.THE UPPER RIGHT CORNER IS ROUGH.
$2 :: 3/6/1821 :: Serial #651 - WASHINGTON BANK, WESTERLY

H560-C26 D2513-R6 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1800,ONE YEAR AFTER THE DEATH OF GEORGE WASHINGTON.ALL NOTES OF THIS BANK HAVE HIS LIKENESS AS THE CENTER MOTIF EXCEPT FOR PERKINS PLATE EXAMPLES.THE BANK BECAME THE WASHINGTON NATIONAL BANK IN 1865 CHARTER #952 & IS STILL IN EXISTENCE TODAY AS THE WASHINGTON TRUST CO.THIS SPECIMEN,A COUNTERFEIT DEUCE HAS THE UGLIEST RENDERING OF WASHINGTON IMAGINABLE & THE TOWN NAME IS SPELLED WESTERLEY!
$3 :: 5/1/1864 :: Serial #A6724 - WASHINGTON BANK, WESTERLY

H560-G38 D2516-R7 A NICE LOOKING EXAMPLE OF THIS POPULAR DENOMINATION,BUT THE RIGHT EDGE IS TATTERED.
$3 :: 6/4/1840 :: Serial #7413 - WASHINGTON BANK, WESTERLY

H560-C36 D2517-R6 ANOTHER EARLY COUNTERFEIT ON THIS BANK,EXACTLY THE SAME TYPE AS OUR DEUCE,BUT THE WASHINGTON PORTRIAT IS MUCH BETTER ON THIS SPECIMEN.THE COUNTERFEITERS WERE SO INEPT THEY MISSPELLED THE TOWN NAME "WESTERLEY".
$5 :: 1800'S :: no Serial # - WASHINGTON BANK, WESTERLY

H560-G42 D2518-R5 A PRETTY EXAMPLE OF THIS EARLY TYPE ON MAUVE COLORED PAPER & "RHODE ISLAND" IN A CANOE LIKE EMBLEM ALONG THE LEFT SIDE.
$5 :: 1820'S :: Serial #206 - WASHINGTON BANK, WESTERLY

H560-G44 D2519-R7 A NEAT PERKINS' PLATE TYPE ON THIS EARLY ISSUE.
$10 :: 1823 :: no Serial # - WASHINGTON BANK, WESTERLY

H560-G54 D2526-R7 AN EARLY HIGH DENOMINATION PERKINS' PLATE TYPE MISSING A CHUCK OF THE LOWER RIGHT CORNER.
$25 :: 1800'S :: no Serial # - WASHINGTON BANK, WESTERLY

H560-G66 D2532-R7 A RARE & PRETTY EXAMPLE LIKE OUR D2518 SPECIMEN ON MAUVE PAPER,SPORTING A VERY UNUSUAL DENOMINATION THAT WE BELIEVE IS NOT REPRESENTED ANYWHERE ALSE IN OUR MASSIVE COLLECTION!
Obsolete banknotes for Woonsocket
$3 :: 1/6/1860'S :: no Serial # - CITIZENS BANK, WOONSOCKET

H75-G24 SENC D2596-R7 INCORPORATED IN 1851 IN CUMBERLAND,THIS BANK MOVED TO WOONSOCKET IN 1860 & BECAME THE WOONSOCKET NATIONAL BANK CHARTER #970 IN 1865.THE BANK FAILED IN 1928.THIS RARE & BEAUTIFUL PROOF FEATURES VIGNETTES OF 3 WOMEN IN THE CENTER,& A LOCOMOTIVE ON THE LEFT.THIS IS THE ONLY SPECIMEN WE HAVE EVER SEEN ON THIS BANK!
:: 1920'S? :: no Serial # - DR,SETH ARNOLD, WOONSOCKET

AN INTERESTING & COLORFUL AD NOTE FOR DR.SETH ARNOLD'S "COUGH KILLER" OF WOONSOCKET,R.I.
25 CENTS :: 1920'S? :: Serial #CSA 91922 - DR.SETH ARNOLD MED.CORP., WOONSOCKET

AN INTERESTING & COLORFUL AD NOTE PRINTED ON THE BACK OF A $5 2/17/1864 CSA ISSUE FOR DR.SETH ARNOLD'S "COUGH KILLER" OF WOONSOCKET,R.I.
$1 :: 11/16/1853 :: Serial #A1629 - PRODUCERS BANK, WOONSOCKET

H585-A5 D2635-R7 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1852 & BECAME THE PRODUCERS NATIONAL BANK CHARTER #1421 IN 1865.THE BANK WAS LIQUEDATED IN 1926.THIS NICE EXAMPLE WAS ALTERED FROM A $1 OF THE WASHINGTON COUNTY BANK OF CALAIS,MAINE H250-G4.
$1 :: 11/16/1853 :: Serial #A1629 - PRODUCERS BANK, WOONSOCKET

H585-A5 D2635-R7 THIS NOTE IS ALSO AN ALTERATION OF A $1 OF THE WASHINGTON COUNTY BANK OF CALIAS,MAINE AS OUR PRIOR SPECIMEN.THIS ONE IS MARKED "COUNTERFEIT" ACROSS THE MIDDLE IN PRETTY PINK SCRIPT.FUNNY,THIS SPECIMEN HAS THE SAME PREFIX & SERIAL # AS OUR PRIOR SPECIMEN,TOO!
$3 :: 11/1/1853 :: Serial #C1270 - PRODUCERS BANK, WOONSOCKET

H585-A15 D2640-R7 ANOTHER ALTERATION,THE SAME AS OUR $1 TYPES OF THE WASHINGTON COUNTY BANK OF CALAIS,MAINE H250-G12.THIS SPECIMEN OF A $3 DENOMINATION.
$5 :: 1850'S :: Serial #A - PRODUCERS BANK, WOONSOCKET

H585-G12 D2641-R7 A GORGEOUS PROOF OF THIS RARE BANK WITH NEAT VIGNETTES OF 2 HORSES ON THE SIDES OF A SHIELD WITH AN EAGLE ON TOP,A LOCOMOTIVE ON THE LEFT,GRAZING CATTLE ON THE RIGHT.
:: 1900'S :: no Serial # - QUINLAN BROTHERS, WOONSOCKET

AN INTERESTING TURN OF THE CENTURY DAIRY ORDER BLANK VOUCHER FOR MILK & EGGS.
$3 :: 7/8/1857 :: Serial #A8029 - RAILROAD BANK, WOONSOCKET

H85-A15 D2664-R6 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1851 ATY CUMBERLAND & SOON MOVED TO WOONSOCKET,BECOMING THE FIRST NATIONAL BANK OF WOONSOCKET CHARTER #1402 IN 1865.THE BANK MOST LIKELY GOT ITS NAME FROM THE OPENING OF THE PROVIDENCE & WORCESTER RAILROAD IN 1847.THIS NICE SPECIMEN WAS ALTERED FROM A $3 OF THE WAUBEEK BANK OF DESOTO,NEBRASKA H30-G6A.
$5 :: 5/1/1865 :: Serial #A574 - RAILROAD BANK, WOONSOCKET

H85-G28 SENC D2665-R7 A VERY RARE GENUINE ISSUED NOTE OF THIS BANK WHICH HAS AN INTERESTING TELLER STAMP ON THE REVERSE WHERE IT WAS CASHED IN UXBRIDGE,MASS.ON 8/20/1864.
$5 :: 5/1/1865 :: Serial #A5744 - RAILROAD BANK, WOONSOCKET

H85-S5 D2670-R5 A SPURIOUS SPECIMEN OF THE PRIOR TYPE WHICH HAS BEEN BACKED FOR PAPER STRENGTH.
$2 :: 8/1/1864 :: no Serial # - TOWER MINING COMPANY, WOONSOCKET

D2704-R7 A VERY RARE NOTE THAT WAS PAYABLE AT PADDY MILLS,VIRGINIA.THIS COMPANY IS UNLISTED IN THE HAXBY REFERENCE BOOK.THIS SPECIMEN FEATURES A MAN WITH A SLEDGEHAMMER NEAR THE CENTER.
$3 :: 9/19/1855 :: no Serial # - TOWER MINING COMPANY, WOONSOCKET

D2705-R7 ANOTHER NICE NOTE OF THIS COMPANY,ALSO PAYABLE AT PADDY MILLS,VIRGINIA.
$2 :: 12/1/1859 :: Serial #A701 - WOONSOCKET FALLS BANK, WOONSOCKET

H90-A5 D2721-R7 THIS BANK WAS INCORPORATED IN 1828 IN WOONSOCKET WHICH AT THE TIME WAS A SMALL SETTLEMENT ON THE EASTERN SHORE OF THE BLACKSTONE RIVER IN THE TOWN OF CUMBERLAND.THIS NICE DEUCE IS AN ALTERATION OF A $2 OF THE CRAWFORDVILLE,LOGANSPORT,& NORTHERN INDIANA RAILROAD COMPANY OF LOGANSPORT,INDIANA.TYPICALLY,IT FEATURES A NEAT VIGNETTE OF A TRAIN AT THE CENTER.
$2 :: 3/1/1858 :: Serial #A2376 - WOONSOCKET FALLS BANK, WOONSOCKET

H90-A10 D2723-R7 A NEAT ALTERATION OF A $2 OF THE SOUTHERN BANK OF BAINBRIDGE,GEORGIA WHICH DEPICTS A FARM SCENE WITH 2 RED "POKER CHIP" 2'S IN THE CORNERS & RED DENOMINATION BELOW.
$5 :: 12/1/1859 :: Serial #A341 - WOONSOCKET FALLS BANK, WOONSOCKET

H90-A20 D2728-R7 A NEAT W.L.ORMSBY ALTERATION OF A $5 OF THE CRAWFORDSVILLE,LOGANSPORT,& NORTHERN INDIANA RAILROAD CO.H122-G6A WITH A VERY RARE BAKER & DUYCKNICK COMPANY,NEW YORK CITY,IMPRINT!
$10 :: 1850'S :: Serial #A - WOONSOCKET FALLS BANK, WOONSOCKET

H90-G56B D2732-R7 AN IDYLIC TOWN SCENE OF THE WOONSOCKET FALLS GRACES THIS LOVELY YELLOW TINT PROOF WITH A NEAT VIGNETTE OF A YOUNG CHILD ON THE LEFT.THIS PEACH IS THE HAXBY PLATE EXAMPLE & MAY WELL BE THE ONLY GENUINE SPECIMEN OF A NOTE KNOWN ON THIS BANK!
$10 :: 6/1/1859 :: Serial #C664 - WOONSOCKET FALLS BANK, WOONSOCKET

H90-A30 D2734-R7 A NICE ALTERED EXAMPLE MARKED COUNTERFEIT IN SCRIPT ON THE REVERSE OF A $10 OF THE BANK OF WASHTENAW,MICHIGAN H50-G40.THIS SPECIMEN IS THE HAXBY & DURAND REFERENCE PLATE NOTE!

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