Series of 1896 One Dollar Silver Certificate Value

Value of One Dollar Silver Certificate From Series of 1896


Year:  1896 Type:  Silver Certificate Denomination:  One Dollar Bill
Value:  The value of one dollar 1896 silver certificates is based on their condition and serial number.
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Description:  Series of 1896 one dollar silver certificates are the lowest denomination found from the very popular educational series.  The educational series marked the first time that the government really tried to bring artwork to the general population through money.

The scene on the 1896 one dollar bills is known as History Instructing Youth.  It shows a boy standing beside a seated woman.  The woman is pointing across the Potomac towards the Washington Monument.  The 1896 one dollar silver certificate also shows many wreaths containing the names of many famous American men.  We have the full list below.

Variations:  There are two different signature combinations found on series of 1896 one dollar silver certificates.  Tillman and Morgan signed as a pair, and Bruce and Roberts signed the later issues.  There will of course be serial number and plate letter differences on all notes.
Inscriptions:  Silver Certificate  –  Series of 1896  –  Act of August 4 1886  –  History Instructing Youth  –  Bureau of Engraving & Printing  –  Register Of The Treasury  –  Treasurer Of The United States  –  This Certifies That There Has Been Deposited In The Treasury Of The United States One Silver Dollar Payable To Bearer On Demand Washington, D.C.  –  United States Silver Certificate  –  Amer Septent Sigil Thesaur  –  This Certificate Is Receivable For Customs, Taxes and All Public Dues, And When So Received May Be Reissued  –  Longfellow, Sherman, Lincoln, Irving, Cooper, Fulton, Calhoun, Clay, Jackson, Adams, Jefferson, Washington, Franklin, Hamilton, Perry, Marshall, Webster, Morse, Hawthorne, Bancroft, Grant, Farragut, Emerson