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Title: City Bank of New Haven bank note

Accession Number: 1996.150.23
Category: CURRENCY - PAPER MONEY
Type: five dollar bank note
Maker: Toppan, Carpenter, Casilear & Co.
Place: USA: Connecticut: New Haven
Date: After 1854
Materials:
Description: Five dollar bank note from the City Bank of New Haven (CT), 18??; engraved by Toppan, Carpenter, Casilear & Co., New York and Philadelphia; vignette of sidewheel steamship QUAKER CITY (built 1854), sloop, steamer; oval portrait of a man at right. Ref: Andrew German article in "Bank Note Reporter", May 1982, p. 14 (illus.)

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