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'''UNITED STATES CURRENCY'''
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All the small form certificates, and several of the last series of the large form certificates featured a portrait of [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Washington| George Washington] on the $1 bill, [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Jefferson| Thomas Jefferson] on the $2,
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[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abraham_Lincoln| Abraham Lincoln] on the $5,
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Secretary of the Treasuy [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexander_hamilton| Alexander Hamilton] on the $10,  
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[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrew_Jackson| President Andrew Jackson] on the $20,
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[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ulysses_S._Grant|  President Ulysses S. Grant] on the $50,
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[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benjamin_Franklin| Benjamin Franklin] on the $100,
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[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_McKinley| President William McKinley] on the $500,
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[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grover_Cleveland| President Grover Cleveland] on the $1000,
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[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Madison| President James Madison] on the $5000,
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and Secretary of the Treasury [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salmon_P._Chase| Salmon P. Chase] on the $10,000.
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<br>Only one series of $100,000 notes was issued (1934 [[Gold Certificates]]). It had [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Woodrow_Wilson| President Woodrow Wilson] on it.
  
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== Currency Categories ==
 
== Currency Categories ==
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'''UNITED STATES CURRENCY'''
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[[Large size currency|Large form]] (1927 and earlier)
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* [[United States Notes - Large|United States Notes]]
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* [[Silver Certificates - Large|Silver Certificates]]
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* [[National Bank Notes - Large|National Bank Notes]]
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* [[Federal Reserve Bank Notes - Large|Federal Reserve Bank Notes ]]
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* [[Federal Reserve Notes - Large|Federal Reserve Notes ]]
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* [[Gold Certificates - Large|Gold Certificates]]
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* [[Treasury or Coin Notes]]
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* [[Fractional Currency]]
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* [[Privately Issued Notes]]
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* [[State Bonded Notes]]
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* [[Chits and Company Scrip]]
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[[Small size currency|Small form]] (1928 and later)
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* [[United States Notes]]
 
* [[United States Notes]]
 
* [[Silver Certificates]]
 
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* [[Federal Reserve Notes]]
 
* [[Federal Reserve Notes]]
 
* [[Gold Certificates]]
 
* [[Gold Certificates]]
* [[Treasury or Coin Notes]]
 
* [[Privately Issued Notes]]
 
* [[State Bonded Notes]]
 
* [[Chits and Company Scrip]]
 
  
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* [[Military Payment Certificates]]
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UNITED STATES CURRENCY

All the small form certificates, and several of the last series of the large form certificates featured a portrait of George Washington on the $1 bill, Thomas Jefferson on the $2, Abraham Lincoln on the $5, Secretary of the Treasuy Alexander Hamilton on the $10, President Andrew Jackson on the $20, President Ulysses S. Grant on the $50, Benjamin Franklin on the $100, President William McKinley on the $500, President Grover Cleveland on the $1000, President James Madison on the $5000, and Secretary of the Treasury Salmon P. Chase on the $10,000.
Only one series of $100,000 notes was issued (1934 Gold Certificates). It had President Woodrow Wilson on it.


Currency Categories

Large form (1927 and earlier)

Small form (1928 and later)

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