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Civil War Tokens!

During the Civil War, a shortage of coins developed in the north and east, as people hoarded hard currency, in fear of inflation.

As a result, merchants found it difficult to make change for their customers.

Some issued their own currency or trade tokens, which customers were willing to accept, based on their confidence in the merchant's ability to redeem them in the future.

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1863 Civil War Token, George Washington, Not One Cent

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1863 Civil War Store Card Token, Jones Wood Hotel, Tree HORTER New York City

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1863 Civil War Token, HERO OF PEA RIDGE F. SEGIL, Horseback & Union For Ever

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1863 Civil War Token - George Dixon Mustard & Spice Mills, Cincinnati, OH

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1863 Civil War Token, French Liberty Head, Our Country

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SALE!!! BEAUTIFUL 1863 CIVIL WAR TOKEN-F-206/320a UNC--DETAILS--NGC GRADED!!!

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Civil War Union For Ever Token F. Sigel 1863 w Hole

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INV #S98 USA 1863 Civil War Token D.L. Wing Albany, NY R-3

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1863 Civil War Token The Flag of Our Union ( 63-223 )

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1863 Civil War Token Army & Navy ( 67-223 )

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1864 Civil War Token Union Forever ( 64-223 )

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1863 Army Navy Civil War Token ( 45-201 )

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From 1861 to 1864, about 50 million tokens with thousands of different designs were made. Many had "not" written above the words "one cent" to distinguish them from real coins. Still considered Exonumia, there are two major types of Civil War tokens, Patriotics and Store Cards.

Patriotic Civil War Tokens carry no advertising and have patriotic phrases such as:

  •  Union For Ever
  •  The Union Must and Shall be Preserved
  •  Our Country
  •  Army and Navy

Civil War Store Card Tokens usually have the city and state on the token. Plus a merchants name or his business name and were usually a trade token in a sense. Civil War tokens were issued in large numbers from the following states:

  •  Connecticut
  •  Illinois
  •  Indiana
  •  Michigan
  •  New Jersey
  •  New York
  •  Ohio
  •  Pennsylvania
  •  Rhode Island
  •  Wisconsin

Civil War Token Society (CWTS) web site.


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