Item #39719 IT IS HEREBY CERTIFIED THAT THE CONFEDERATE STATES OF AMERICA ARE INDEBTED UNTO E.C. ELMORE TREASURER C.S.A. RICHMOND VA. OR HIS ORDER THE SUM OF TEN THOUSAND DOLLARS PAYABLE JANUARY 1 1872 WITH INTEREST FROM THE DATE OF THE FIRST INDORSEMENT OF THIS CERTIFICATE AT THE RATE OF SIX PER CENT PER ANNUM... THIS DEBT IS AUTHORIZED BY AN ACT OF CONGRESS APPROVED DECEMBER 24, 1861 AND UPON APPLICATION OF THE HOLDER OR INDORSEE OF THIS CERTIFICATE REDEEMABLE IN TREASURY NOTES ISSUED UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF SAID ACT. THE FAITH OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES IS PLEDGED TO PROVIDE AND ESTABLISH SUFFICIENT REVENUES FOR THE REGULAR PAYMENT OF THE INTEREST AND FOR THE REDEMPTION OF THE PRINCIPAL RICHMOND OCTOBER 1 1862. ROBERT TYLER, REGISTER OF THE TREASURY. Confederate States Bond.

IT IS HEREBY CERTIFIED THAT THE CONFEDERATE STATES OF AMERICA ARE INDEBTED UNTO E.C. ELMORE TREASURER C.S.A. RICHMOND VA. OR HIS ORDER THE SUM OF TEN THOUSAND DOLLARS PAYABLE JANUARY 1 1872 WITH INTEREST FROM THE DATE OF THE FIRST INDORSEMENT OF THIS CERTIFICATE AT THE RATE OF SIX PER CENT PER ANNUM... THIS DEBT IS AUTHORIZED BY AN ACT OF CONGRESS APPROVED DECEMBER 24, 1861 AND UPON APPLICATION OF THE HOLDER OR INDORSEE OF THIS CERTIFICATE REDEEMABLE IN TREASURY NOTES ISSUED UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF SAID ACT. THE FAITH OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES IS PLEDGED TO PROVIDE AND ESTABLISH SUFFICIENT REVENUES FOR THE REGULAR PAYMENT OF THE INTEREST AND FOR THE REDEMPTION OF THE PRINCIPAL RICHMOND OCTOBER 1 1862. ROBERT TYLER, REGISTER OF THE TREASURY.

Columbia, S.C. [lithographed by] J.T. Paterson & Co., 1862. Confederate broadside bond, oblong 11-3/4" x 9." Elegantly printed, with a variety of fonts and styles, attractive decorative border, and engraving of a classical scene. Completed in manuscript. Bond No. 11397. A couple of minor blank corner chips. Several endorsements in ink on the otherwise blank verso. Very Good.

The Bond is signed by Robert Tyler, son of President John Tyler and the Register of the Treasury of the Confederate States of America. E.C. Elmore was the Confederate States Treasurer until 1864. Item #39719

Price: $250.00