Prior to 1964, the USA was "on the silver standard." The government controlled the price of silver, and silver certificates were bills that could be exchanged for a specific amount of the metal. Denominations used in the 20th century were one dollar, five dollars, and ten dollars. The government was allowed to print only as many bills as there was silver in the Treasury to redeem them, which helped to control the money supply. Silver certificates in fact were little more than a receipt or…

Prior to 1964, the USA was "on the silver standard." The government controlled the price of silver, and silver certificates were bills that could be exchanged for a specific amount of the metal. Denominations used in the 20th century were one dollar, five dollars, and ten dollars. The government was allowed to print only as many bills as there was silver in the Treasury to redeem them, which helped to control the money supply. Silver certificates in fact were little more than a receipt or…

1935F Silver Certificate Dollar Bill USA Paper Money Blue Seal

1935F Silver Certificate Dollar Bill USA Paper Money Blue Seal

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1899 $5 Silver Certificate FR-272 Lyons and Treat PCGS Graded CU64PPQ URRRRR

1899 $5 Silver Certificate FR-272 Lyons and Treat PCGS Graded CU64PPQ URRRRR

Series of 1934 Silver Certificate 1 US Dollar Bill commonly referred to or otherwise nicknamed "funny back"

Series of 1934 Silver Certificate 1 US American Dollar Paper Money Funny Back FR 1606 For Your United States Currency Small Bill Collection

Series of 1934 Silver Certificate 1 US Dollar Bill commonly referred to or otherwise nicknamed "funny back"

1934 5 Dollar Silver Certificate | 1934 $5 Silver Certificate Blue Seal Note : Lot 71371

1934 5 Dollar Silver Certificate | 1934 $5 Silver Certificate Blue Seal Note : Lot 71371

Four (4) Series 1935 A-G & H $1 Silver Certificates

One Dollar 1935A Silver Certificates

Four (4) Series 1935 A-G & H $1 Silver Certificates

1935 A Lot of 3 - One Dollar Hawaii Silver Certificates Notes Brown Seal WWII

1935 A Lot of 3 - One Dollar $1 Hawaii Silver Certificates Notes Brown Seal WWII

1935 A Lot of 3 - One Dollar Hawaii Silver Certificates Notes Brown Seal WWII

1896 Five Dollar Silver Certificate from the Educational Series "Electricity as the Dominant Force in the World"

1896 Five Dollar Silver Certificate from the Educational Series "Electricity as the Dominant Force in the World"

Paper Money of the United States: 1886 Five Dollar Silver Certificate "Morgan Silver Dollar Back" Small Red Seal  Bust of Ulysses S. Grant, 18th President of the United States,1869-1873.

Paper Money of the United States: 1886 Five Dollar Silver Certificate "Morgan Silver Dollar Back" Small Red Seal Bust of Ulysses S. Grant, 18th President of the United States,1869-1873.

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u.s. currency | US Currency Paper money Silver certificates at LYNN COINS and CURRENCY ...

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