Certified Proofs of Alabama (Box 1)
About the Project
In the 19th and 20th centuries, cities in Alabama like Selma, Mobile, and Huntsville issued national currency to residents. The scenes depicted on the notes in this collection tell stories of the Southeastern region and its leadership.This project consists of certified proofs: a printing from every intaglio printing plate so the plate could be proofed as perfect before the plate was put into production. Gain special access to the National Museum of American History Numismatics collection as you explore this project.