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|Americas most beautiful money
These silver certificates are from the educational series of 1896, widely considered the most beautiful paper money ever issued in the United States. Only a few of these notes exist today. The $5 note, designed by the artist Shirlaw, depicts Electricity Presenting Light to the World. The $1 note shows History Instructing Youth, and the $2 note shows Science Presenting Steam and Electricity to Commerce and Manufacturers.