LARGE- SIZE U.S. CURRENCY ISSUED BY THE
FEDERAL GOVERNMENT FROM 1861 - 1923
 
This federally issued currency measures 7 ½” x 3 ¼” and was printed from 1861 through 1923. Demand Notes were our first issued note and they were printed in 1861. The federal government also issued United States Notes from 1862 through 1923, Silver Certificates from 1880 through 1923, Treasury notes from 1890 to 1891, Series 1915 and 1918 Federal Reserve Bank Notes, Series 1914 Federal Reserve Notes and Gold Certificates from 1882 through 1922.

Below is a list of our current buying prices in various conditions for each of the different types of federally issued large size currency. For a quick quote for any large-size US currency you considering selling, please send us scans of the front and back of each bill or call us at our toll-free phone number at 1-877-396-5322 (1-877-EZ old CASH) and we will be please to provide you with a very competitive offer for your old paper money.
 
DEMAND NOTES - These notes were issued in 1861 only. They were hand signed by the Register of the Treasury and the Treasurer of the United States. The bottom, center of the bill states “Payable by the Assistant Treasurer of the United States at (either NY, Philadelphia, Boston, Cincinnati or St. Louis).
 
Year/Denomination Very Circulated Medium Circulated Lightly Circulated
1861/$5 $750 $2,500 $5,000 and Up
1861/$10 $800 $5,000 $10,000 and Up
1861/$20 $10,000 $25,000 $50,000 and Up

UNITED STATES (LEGAL TENDER) NOTES
- These bills were issued in the following series: 1862, 1869, 1874, 1875, 1878, 1880, 1901, 1907, 1917 and 1923 and they were issued in the following denominations: $1, $2, $5, $10, $20, $50 and $100.
 
Year/Denomination Very Circulated Medium Circulated Lightly Circulated Uncirculated
1862/$1 $100 $300 $500 $1,000
1862/$2 $200 $500 $1000 $2,000
1862-63/$5 $150 $400 $500 $1,000
1862-63/$10 $300 $750 $1,000 $2,500
1862-63/$20 $750 $2,000 $3,000 $4,500
1862-63/$50 $3,000 $10,000 $25,000 Call for Quote
1862-63/$100 $7,500 $15,000 $25000 Call for Quote
1869/$1 $100 $300 $600 $1,000
1869/$2 $250 $500 $1,000 $2,000
1869/$5 $100 $300 $500 $1,000
1869/$10 $150 $500 $750 $1,500
1869/$20 $500 $1,000 $2,500 $5,000
1869/$50 $3,000 $10,000 $25,000 $50,000
1869/$100 $5,000 $10,000 $20,000 $50,000
1874/$1 $50 $100 $250 $700
1874/$2 $75 $300 $500 $750
1874/$50 $1,000 $2,500 $5,000 $10,000
1875/$1 $50 $100 $200 $500
1875/$2 $75 $300 $500 $800
1875/$5 $75 $125 $200 $500
1875/$10 $150 $300 $600 $1250
1875/$20 $300 $700 $1,000 $2,000
1875/$50 $20,000 $50,000 CALL CALL
1875/$100 $3,000 $7,500 $15,000 CALL
1878/$1 $50 $100 $200 $500
1878/$2 $100 $300 $400 $750
1878/$5 $75 $175 $250 $500
1878/$10 $200 $400 $600 $1250
1878/$20 $300 $500 $750 $1250
1878/$50 $1,000 $3,000 $5,000 $10,000
1878/$100 $2,000 $5,000 $10,000 CALL
1880/$1 $50 $100 $225 $450
1880/$2 $50 $100 $225 $500
1880/$5 $50 $100 $150 $400
1880/$10 $100 $300 $500 $1,000
1880/$20 $100 $300 $500 $1,000
1880/$50 $1,000 $2,500 $3,500 $5,000
1880/$100 $2,000 $5,000 $10,000 $20,000
1901/$10 $300 $500 $750 $1,500
1907/$5 $50 $100 $150 $250
1917/$1 $40 $50 $75 $125
1917/$2 $45 $75 $100 $150
1923/$1 $50 $75 $100 $150
1923/$10 $200 $700 $1,500 $3,000

SILVER CERTIFICATES
- These bills were printed from 1880 through 1923 in the following denominations: $1, $2, $5, $10, $20, $50 and $100.
 
Year/Denomination Very Circulated Medium Circulated Lightly Circulated Uncirculated
1880/$10 $500 $1,350 $2,000 $4,000
1880/$20 $1,000 $3,000 $5,000 $10,000
1880/$50 $2,500 $5,000 CALL CALL
1880/$100 $3,000 $10,000 CALL CALL
1886/$1 $150 $250 $400 $750
1886/$2 $100 $400 $750 $1,250
1886/$5 $200 $700 $1,500 $3,000
1886/$10 $250 $800 $1,500 $3,500
1886/$20 $750 $2,500 $5,000 $10,000
1891/$1 $100 $200 $300 $600
1891/$2 $100 $250 $600 $1,500
1891/$5 $100 $300 $600 $1,500
1891/$10 $100 $300 $600 $1,500
1891/$20 $200 $600 $1,000 $2,500
1891/$50 $500 $1,000 $2,000 $4,500
1891/$100 $2,000 $5,000 $10,000 $25,000
1896/$1 $150 $300 $500 $1,000
1896/$2 $150 $500 $1,000 $2,000
1896/$5 $300 $1,000 $2,000 $5,000
1899/$1 $50 $60 $100 $300
1899/$2 $100 $200 $300 $600
1899/$5 $250 $400 $600 $1,400
1908/$10 $150 $400 $750 $1,500
1923/$1 $15 $20 $30 $60
1923/$5 $350 $500 $750 $1,500

TREASURY NOTES
- These notes are also known as Coin Notes because they could have been redeemed for silver coins. This short lived series printed notes in 1890 and 1891 only in the following denominations: $1, $2, $5, $10, $20, $50, $100 and $1,000.
 
Year/Denomination Very Circulated Medium Circulated Lightly Circulated Uncirculated
1890/$1 $100 $400 $700 $1,500
1890/$2 $150 $700 $1,500 $4,000
1890/$5 $125 $400 $800 $2000
1890/$10 $300 $700 $1,400 $2,500
1890/$20 $750 $2,500 $4,500 $9,000
1890/$100 Any Grade - Call 1-877-396-5322 for Quote
1890/$1000 Any Grade - Call 1-877-396-5322 for Quote

FEDERAL RESERVE BANK NOTES
- These notes were printed in 1915 and 1918 only in the following denominations: $1, $2, $5, $10, $20 and $50.
 
Year/Denomination Very Circulated Medium Circulated Lightly Circulated Uncirculated
1918/$1 $50 $75 $100 $200
1918/$2 $125 $250 $400 $1,000
1915-1918/$5 $50 $150 $200 $600
1915-1918/$10 $500 $1,000 $1,300 $2,000
1915-1918/$20 $500 $1,000 $1,500 $3,000
1918/$50 $1,000 $4,000 $6,000 $10,000

FEDERAL RESERVE NOTES
- These notes were printed in series 1914 and the $500 and $1000 notes were from series 1918. All the other denominations of $5, $10, $20, $50 and $100 were printed from series 1914. The earlier issues had red seals and serial numbers and the later issues had blue seals and serial numbers.
 
FEDERAL RESERVE NOTES WITH RED SEALS AND SERIAL NUMBERS
Year/Denomination Very Circulated Medium Circulated Lightly Circulated Uncirculated
1914/$5 $100 $250 $400 $1,000
1914/$10 $100 $300 $500 $1,250
1914/$20 $100 $400 $600 $1,500
1914/$50 $400 $800 $1,500 $3,000
1914/$100 $400 $1,000 $2,000 $3,500

FEDERAL RESERVE NOTES WITH BLUE SEALS AND SERIAL NUMBERS

1914/$5 $30 $40 $50 $100
1914/$10 $35 $45 $50 $100
1914/$20 $45 $60 $80 $150
1914/$50 $100 $200 $300 $500
1914/$100 $300 $450 $500 $750
1918/$500 $1,500 $5,000 $8,000 $12,000
1918/$1000 $2,000 $5,000 $9,000 $15,000

GOLD CERTIFICATES
- Large Size Gold Certificates were printed from 1882 through 1922 in the following denominations: $10, $20, $50, $100, $500 and $1,000, $5,000 and $10,000. There is also a series 1900 $10,000 gold certificate that has been redeemed by the Treasury Department and punch cancelled. A market currently exists for these cancelled $10,000 gold certificates and we are purchasing them at current market prices.
 
Year/Denomination Very Circulated Medium Circulated Lightly Circulated Uncirculated
1882/$20 $200 $600 $1,200 $4,000
1882/$50 $400 $1,400 $2,500 $5,000
1882/$100 $300 $1,200 $1,600 $4,000
1882/$500 Any Grade - Call 1-877-396-5322 for Quote
1882/$1000 Any Grade - Call 1-877-396-5322 for Quote
1882/$5000 Any Grade - Call 1-877-396-5322 for Quote
1882/$10000 Any Grade - Call 1-877-396-5322 for Quote
1905/$20 $400 $1,200 $2,000 $6,000
1906/$20 $100 $200 $300 $750
1907/$10 $75 $125 $200 $600
1907/$1000 Any Grade - Call 1-877-396-5322 for Quote
1913/$50 $250 $600 $900 $2,500
1900/$10000 Punch Cancelled  - Any Grade - Call 1-877-396-5322 for Quote
1922/$10 $75 $150 $225 $500
1922/$20 $125 $200 $300 $600
1922/$50 $300 $500 $750 $2,000
1922/$100 $250 $600 $1,000 $2,500
1922/$500 $2,000 $7,500 $14,000 $30,000
1922/$1000 $3,000 $8,000 $15,000 $40,000

 

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