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PostPosted: Sat Jan 20, 2007 4:41 pm 
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One of the things that really drew me into the hobby was the civil war currency that was printed on unissued banknote stock due to the paper shortage during the war. The images below show the obverse and reverse of the three Tennessee notes I have of this sort.

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I also have a Texas note that was recycled by Louisiana during the war. I picked this up in Houston after Christmas.


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PostPosted: Sat Jan 20, 2007 10:31 pm 
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Here's one from North Carolina


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My latest acquisition...


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Here's one that got away...


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PostPosted: Sun Jan 28, 2007 11:06 am 
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here are a couple I found from Georgia:


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PostPosted: Sun Jan 28, 2007 11:08 am 
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Here is a pair of notes from Louisiana:


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One from Mississippi:


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One from Virginia:


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another from Mississippi,

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