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The official 2000 blackbook price guide to United States paper money
Hudgeons, Marc.
Personal Author:
Thirty-second edition.
Publication Information:
New York : House of Collectibles, [1999]

Physical Description:
vii, 338 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm
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Format :


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HG591 .K431 1999 Adult Mass Market Paperback Central Closed Stacks

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THE BLACKBOOK PRICE GUIDE TO CURRENCY, WITH MORE THAN 6,000 PRICES LISTED! -- COMPREHENSIVE. This wide-ranging sourcebook covers every national note issued from 1861 to the present, including demand notes, national bank notes, silver and gold certificates, treasury notes, and today's federal reserve notes. -- EXTENSIVE. In addition to national notes, you'll find Confederate currency, error and freak notes, and fractional currency of the mid-nineteenth century. -- PROFESSIONAL ADVICE.  Helpful tips from the experts on recognizing valuable notes, buying paper money, caring for your collection, and investing. -- SPECIAL FEATURES.  A glossary of important terms defines what every collector should know--from "gold certificates" to "star notes." -- FULLY ILLUSTRATED.

Table of Contents

Market Reviewp. 1
Introduction of the Series 1996 Currencyp. 7
Collecting Paper Moneyp. 14
Publicationsp. 16
Paper Money Computer Softwarep. 17
Collecting Organizationsp. 25
Recognizing the Valuable Notesp. 27
Buying Paper Moneyp. 30
Caring for Your Collectionp. 32
Selling Your Collectionp. 34
Investingp. 36
Glossaryp. 37
Department of the Treasury, Bureau of Engraving and Printingp. 45
The Federal Reserve Banksp. 47
32-Subject Sheet Layoutp. 50
Numbering Systemp. 51
Portraits and Back Design on Small Size Notesp. 52
Dating U.S. Currencyp. 53
New Treasury Sealp. 54
Grades and Conditions of Paper Moneyp. 55
About the Prices in This Bookp. 59
How to Use This Bookp. 60
One Dollar Notesp. 63
Two Dollar Notesp. 89
Five Dollar Notesp. 105
Ten Dollar Notesp. 141
Twenty Dollar Notesp. 175
Fifty Dollar Notesp. 203
One Hundred Dollar Notesp. 229
Five Hundred, One Thousand, Five Thousand, and Ten Thousand Dollar Notesp. 249
Special Report: Uncut Sheetsp. 250
Mules (Mixed Plate Numbers)p. 252
Introduction to U.S. Fractional Currencyp. 254
Error or Freak Notesp. 267
Confederate Moneyp. 291