The Merchants National Bank Of Plattsburgh
The Merchants National Bank Of Plattsburgh in New York printed $300,660 dollars worth of national currency. That is a pretty standard output. However, some types of currency from this bank could still be rare. This national bank opened in 1931 and stopped printing money in 1935, which equals a 5 year printing period. That is obviously a very short period of time. During its life, The Merchants National Bank Of Plattsburgh issued 3 different types and denominations of national currency. We have examples of the types listed below. Your bank note should look similar. Just the bank name will be different. For the record, The Merchants National Bank Of Plattsburgh was located in Clinton County. It was assigned charter number 13548.
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The Merchants National Bank Of Plattsburgh in New York issued 1,818 sheets of Type1 1929 $20 national bank notes. That is a pretty typical sheet output for a national bank during the small size era. Andrew Jackson is featured on the front of each 1929 $20 bill. Be sure to take note of the serial number on your specific bank note. If it is 000001 then you can expect a nice premium. There is a special market for serial number one bank notes. Of course, even if the number isn’t #1, it could still be collectible and have a high value just based on its condition and rarity alone.
Series of 1929 Type1 $20 National Bank Note
The Merchants National Bank Of Plattsburgh printed 324 individual notes from the type2 1929 $5 national bank note series. Type2 1929 national bank notes are already rare to begin with. A printing of less than 1,000 is especially low. This was an easy and popular denomination for national banks. Five dollars could buy a lot of different things back in 1929 and the early 1930s. 1929 type2 five dollar bank notes are available in quantities today. However, some notes can be extremely rare. The exact value all depends on the bank of issue and condition. Contact us and we would be happy to give a free appraisal.
Series of 1929 Type2 $5 National Bank Note
The Merchants National Bank Of Plattsburgh also printed 4,044 individual notes from the type2 1929 $20 national bank note series. That may seem like a high number, but remember that is total notes printed for the denomination, not sheets printed. One of the great things about 1929 type2 $20 national bank notes is that they really aren’t that old and some can be extremely rare. Until the big head $20 series started there really wasn’t much difference between something printed in 1929 and the same bill printed in 1993. We have bought some examples in the past few months that people just found in their change.
Series of 1929 Type2 $20 National Bank Note