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Confederates States of America

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It was February 17th, 1864, the Confederates States of America was running low on “cash” to sustain the war effort. The Confederate Congress authorized the sale of bonds paying interest every 6 months at the rate of 6% annum. (Great Rate!!).

This bond was issued in the amount of $1000. The coupon is hand numbered and stamp signed by My Ancester, R.O. (Robert) Tyler, the Register for the Confederate States of America Treasury. Robert Tyler was also the son of former United States President John Tyler. The bond was pinted by Archer of Richmond, Virginia.


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