1862 One Dollar Legal Tender Note

United States Notes Salmon Chase 1862 One Dollar Legal Tender Note

1862 1 Dollar Legal Tender Note
1862 $1 Legal Tender Note
United States Notes - 1862 One Dollar Legal Tender Note

Obverse: Bust of Salmon P. Chase, Secretary of the Treasury under Abraham Lincoln, 1861 - 1864, and Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court, 1864-1873. He is probably best known to numismatists for his causing the motto "In God We Trust" to be adopted for our national coinage. 
Reverse: National Bank Note Company plates.
Signatures: (as depicted) Lucius E. Chittenden (Register of the Treasury) Francis Elias Spinner (Treasurer of the United States).



Inscriptions:  Act of July 11th 1862  -  Series ###  -  The United States Will Pay The Bearer One Dollar At The Treasury In New York  -  Register Of The Treasury  -  Treasurer Of The United States  -  Washington  -  Amer Septent Sigil Thesaur  -  August 1st 1862  -  This Note Is A Legal Tender For All Debts Public And Private Except Duties On Imports And Interest On The Public Debt; And Is Receivable In Payment Of All Loans Made To The United States.