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Title: Merchants and Planters Bank bank note, 1856

Accession Number: 1996.150.1
Category: CURRENCY - PAPER MONEY
Type: three dollar bank note
Maker: Baldwin, Bald & Cousland
Place: USA, GA, Savannah
Date: December 26, 1856
Materials: paper
Description: Three dollar bank note from Merchants and Planters Bank (Savannah, GA), Dec. 26, 1856; engraved or printed by Bald, Cousland & Co, Philadelphia, and Baldwin, Bald, & Cousland, New York; engraved vignette of sidewheel steamship ILLINOIS in harbor; lower right oval portrait of unidentified man.

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