BANK of NORTH AMERICA COPPER PANIC 1d NOTE of 1789 by BENJAMIN FRANKLIN BACHE

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BANK of NORTH AMERICA COPPER PANIC 1d NOTE of 1789 by BENJAMIN FRANKLIN BACHE

 

BANK of NORTH AMERICA (in PHILADELPHIA) COPPER PANIC (the JULY CRISIS was DUE to the FACT that ALL were REFUSING to ACCEPT COPPER COINAGE, thus LEADING to the DRAMATIC DROP in the COPPER VALUES) 1d (1 PENNY or PENCE SPECIE) NOTE of 1789 by BENJAMIN FRANKLIN’S, GRANDSON, BENJAMIN FRANKLIN BACHE. THIS is a RARE PLATE “I” NOTE, with PRINTED SIGNATURE of TENCH FRANCIS as CASHIER.

 

Measures Approximately 21/2 x 1 3/4 Inches