Series of 1874 One Dollar Bill Value

Value of One Dollar Bill from Series of 1874


Year:  1874 Type:  Legal Tender / United States Note Denomination:  One Dollar Bill
Value:  The value of one dollar bills from 1874 is based on their condition and serial number.
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Description:  1874 was the first year that the one dollar bill took on a familiar design that would be used until the early 1920s.  Series of 1874 one dollar bills can be tougher to find than some issues.  Unfortunately, series of 1874 one dollar bills are not especially popular; their value does not always reflect their relative rarity.

George Washington is featured on the 1874 one dollar bill.  You can also find the Embarkation of the Pilgrims scene on the left hand side of the bill.  There are two red seals on each bill.  All 1874 ones are signed by Allison and Spinner.

Variations:  This was a one year issue with just one signature combination.  Outside of serial number and plate letter differences, all 1874 one dollar bills will look the same.

Inscriptions:  Act of March 3rd 1863  –  Engraved & Printed at the Bureau Engraving & Printing  –  Patented July 24th 1866  –  Register Of The Treasury  –  Treasurer Of The United States  –  This Note Is A Legal Tender For One Dollar  –  Series of 1874  –  The United States Will Pay To Bearer One Dollar Washington D.C.  –  United States Note  –  Amer Septent Sigil Thesaur  –  Columbian Bank Note Co.  –  United States of America  –  This Note is a Legal Tender at its face value for all debts public and private, except duties on imports and interest on the public debt.  Counterfeiting or altering this note or passing any counterfeit or alteration of it, or having in possession any false or counterfeit plate or impression of it, or any paper made in imitation of the paper on which it is printed is felony, and is punishable by $5,000 fine, or 15 years imprisonment at hard labor or both.