Confederate Treasury Bonds

2017 Edition: "Confederate Treasury Bonds: An Illustrated Price Guide and Catalog" by Dave Nelson. Includes color photos of all major types of bonds, identification of people and artwork, the number of bonds issued, the names of the engravers and printers, current estimates of bond value, and inventory notes and checklist. 167 pages. Paperback. Signed and inscribed by the author upon request.....$20

CR1) $50 Vignette of Howell Cobb. Issued from the seat of the Confederacy at that time in Montgomery Alabama, dated May 17, 1861. Hand signed by Robert Tyler as Register of the Treasury. Tyler was the eldest son of former President John Tyler.....SOLD

CR2) $100 Vignette of Andrew Jackson. Only 250 of these were issued from Montgomery Alabama. Dated May 14, 1861 and signed by Alexander B. Clitherall, the first Register of the Treasury.....SOLD

CR3A) $500 Vignette of John C. Calhoun, Montgomery crossed out and Richmond written in. Approximately 314 issued.........SOLD

CR4) $1,000, Vignette of President Jefferson Davis at top center and John C. Calhoun statue lower left. Payable to James Chesnut, CSA General (wealthy plantation owner before the war) and an aide on Davis' staff. Chesnut was the husband to Mary Chesnut of Diary from Dixie fame. Issued while the capital was in Montgomery.....SOLD

CR5A) $50 Vignette of Commerce & Agriculture. Printed on fiber paper. Issued from Montgomery.....$125

CR6) Vignette of "Commerce and Agriculture" printed on plain paper. Issued while the capital was still in Montgomery....$125

CR6A) Vignette of "Commerce and Agriculture" printed on fiber paper.....$125

CR7) $500 Arabic "$500" in green scroll.....SOLD

CR7A) $500 Green Arabic Scroll, 1861 Montgomery. Sinking Fund imprint on reverse.....$175

CR8) $1000 Arabic "1000" in green scroll......$135

CR9) Written Amount of $250, Vignette of Benjamin Franklin, # 37 of only 51 issued in this denomination......SOLD

CR15) Two Maids with Urn, printed by Hoyer & Ludwig of Richmond.....$325

CR20) $50 Vignette of Thomas Bragg (CSA Attorney General).....$110

CR21) $50 Vignette of Leroy P. Walker (first CSA Secretary of War).....$110

CR25) $100 Vignette of Judah P. Benjamin with three goddesses. Three coupons attached. Only 594 issued.....$275

CR27) $100 Vignette of George Washington. Only 628 issued. Six coupons attached.....$300

CR28) $100 Vignette of John H. Reagan, CSA Postmaster. Issued 1862. Seven coupons attached.....$195

CR29) $100 Vignette of Robert Mercer Taliaferro Hunter, (Virginia) CSA Secretary of State. Prior to the War, he was the U.S. Speaker of the House of Representatives. This bond is complete, uncut, fully signed, numbered, and issued. All 15 coupons present. All over very nice condition....$125

CR29) $100 Vignette of R.M.T. Hunter in the center.....$85

CR30) $100 Vignette of Thomas H. Watts, CSA Attorney General (March 1862-December 1, 1863) and Alabama's wartime Governor beginning December 1, 1863. Only 877 issued. Eleven coupons attached.....$225

CR31) $100 Vignette of Judah P. Benjamin. Attached are 12 coupons.....$125

CR32) $100 Vignette of Thomas Bragg (CSA Attorney General) flanked by Maids. Attached are 17 coupons.....$95

CR33) $100 Vignette of Stephen R. Mallory facing left......$125

CR34) $100 Vignette of S.R. Mallory, dog and chest.....SOLD

CR35) $100 Vignette of R. M. T. Hunter, CSA Secretary of State.....$95

CR37) $100 Vignette of Robert Toombs w/three female goddesses. Nineteen coupons attached.....$85

CR38) $100 Vignette of R.M.T.Hunter. Issued Feb. 24, 1863. Eighteen coupons attached.....$75

CR39) $100 Vignette of R.M.T.Hunter, three females. Issued Oct. 24, 1862. Twenty-one coupons attached.....$65

CR40) $100 Vignette of S.R. Mallory,three females. Reissued by Sorley (Houston, TX).....$250

CR41) $100 Vignette of Burton Harrison.....SOLD

CR42) $100 Vignette of George Randolph, CSA Secretary of War.....$165

CR43) $100. Vignette of Judah P. Benjamin. Nice bond with 26 coupons. Engraved by B. Duncan of Columbia S. C.....$150

CR43-A) $100. Vignette of Judah P. Benjamin. Nice and clean bond with 26 coupons. No lithographers name.....$150

CR44) $100 Vignette of Thomas Bragg (CSA Attorney General) (NC Governor 1854-1858). Nice and clean bond with 27 coupons.....$85

CR45) $100 Vignette of RMT Hunter. There are 29 coupons attached which is the proper amount.....$115

CR46) $100 Vignette of Thomas Bragg (CSA Attorney General and former North Carolina governor). Low serial #19. Complete with 30 unredeemed coupons attached beginning July 1865.....$135

CR47) $100 Vignette of RMT Hunter (CSA Sect'y of State) (Former U.S. Speaker of the House).....$110

CR48) $100 Vignette of Edward C. Elmore (CSA Treasurer).....SOLD

CR50) $500 Vignette of Liberty, CSA flag on shield, and ships. Only 381 issued.....$295

CR51) $500 Vignette of Liberty, CSA flag on shield, and ships. Only 742 issued.....$195

CR53) $500 Vignette of Mother, Three Children, and Safe.....SOLD

CR55) $500 Vignette of Commerce, cotton bale, ship, and train.....$150

CR56) $500 Vignette of Athena Trampling a Tyrant with motto "Sic Semper Tyrannis" which is the Virginia state seal.....$200

CR60) $500 Vignette of Judah P. Benjamin.....$185

CR62) $500 Vignette of the CSA Postmaster General John H. Reagan. Comes with 17 coupons.....SOLD

CR63) $500 Vignette of Stephen R. Mallory, CSA Secretary of the Navy. Bond Holders Committee stamp on reverse.....$95

CR64) $500 Vignette of George W. Randolph, three females.....SOLD

CR65) $500 Vignette of J.P. Benjamin with Rotterdam documentary stamp on obverse and blue Amsterdam hand stamp on reverse.....$95

CR67) $500 Vignette of unidentified man, three females, nice James Sorley endorsement (Houston Texas) on this Trans-Mississippi bond.....SOLD

CR68) $500 Vignette of George W. Randolph.....$95

CR69) $500 Vignette of Robert Toombs (CSA Secretary Of State and also CSA General) 1,933 issued.....$110

CR70) $500 Vignette of Alexander H. Stephens (CSA Vice-President). Holland tax stamp on obverse. Total of 1,971 issued.....$95

CR71) $500 Vignette of J.P. Benjamin.....$95

CR73) $500 Vignette of R.M.T. Hunter. This particular example exhibits a Holland Netherlands tax stamp proof of foreign investment into the newly formed Confederate States of America. Foreign recognition is one criteria of sovereignty.....SOLD

CR74) $500 Vignette of unidentified man. Attached are 31 coupons. CSA Bondholders stamp on reverse.....$165

CR75) $500 Vignette of Judah P. Benjamin, attached are 33 coupons.....$95

CR76) $1000 Vignette of Liberty, Confederate 1st. National Flag, shield and ships. Only 927 issued.....$225

CR77) $1000 Vignette of Liberty, Confederate 1st. National Flag, shield and ships. Similar to the Cr-76 but differs with the January 1, 1865 date. Only 671 issued.....$195

CR78) $1,000 Vignette of Liberty, Confederate 1st National Flag, shield and ships. Similar to the Cr-76 and Cr-77 but with different redemption date of July 1, 1865. Only 993 issued.....$195

CR79) $1000. Vignette of CSA Surgeon General Dr. Samuel Preston Moore with three coupons.....$95

CR80) $1000. Vignette of two female figures, warehouse, cotton bales, and ships. Four coupons attached (including one damaged).....$95

CR81) $1000. Vignette of Four Children & Wheat with 5 coupons.....$150

CR83) $1000 Vignette of wood burning locomotive, cars, and ship.....$185

CR85) $1000 Vignette of Jefferson Davis & three females.....$175

CR86) $1000 Vignette of Jefferson Davis.....$125

CR87) $1000 Vignette of Christopher G. Memminger, Commerce, Agriculture and maidens. Five coupons attached.....$85

CR88) $1000 Vignette of Christopher G. Memminger, CSA Secretary of the Treasury from 1861 until mid 1864. Nice example.....$95

CR89) $1000 Vignette of Stephen R. Mallory (CSA Secretary of the Navy). This example bears the Netherlands tax stamping.....SOLD

CR90) $1000 Vignette of Liberty, Confederate flag, shield and ships.....$135

CR91) $1000 Vignette of Mrs. Lucy Pickens, three females.....$195

CR93) $1000 Vignette of Liberty, Confederate flag, shield and ships.....$135

CR94) $1000 Vignette of CSA General and also Provost Marshall John H. Winder. Uncut complete sheet fully signed and numbered. All 28 coupons present. Some small wear upper far right edge. Otherwise, nice clean and uncirculated.....$235

CR94) $1000 Vignette of CSA General John H. Winder and also Provost Marshall. Present are 23 coupons.....$115

CR95) $1000 Vignette of President Jefferson Davis. Attached are 24 coupons and there is a Netherlands endorsement on the reverse.....$165

CR96) $1000 Vignette of Burton Harrison. Nice Amsterdam tax stamp on obverse and hand stamp on reverse. See comments with CR73.....SOLD

CR98) $1000 Vignette of C.G. Memminger. 27 coupons attached. Nice Holland hand stamp on obverse and Amsterdam hand stamp on reverse. See comments with CR-73..........$125

CR99) $1000 Vignette of mythical figure, cornucopia, ships and factories.....$150

CR100) $1000 Vignette of Judah P. Benjamin. Complete uncut sheet with all 35 coupons.....SOLD

CR101) $1000 Vignette of John H. Reagan at center, dog and safe at bottom.....$90

CR102) $1000 Vignette of C.G. Memminger. 33 coupons attached.....$145

CR103) Written Amounts - Vignette of full rigged sailing ship, red transfer stamp on reverse.....$175

CR104) Written Amounts - Vignette of full rigged sailing ship.....$195

CR105) Written amount $1,000. Vignette of full rigged sailing ship. Fully issued and hand signed by Robert Tyler (son of former President Tyler and as CSA Register of the Treasury.....$150

CR106) Written amount $300. Vignette of full rigged sailing ship. Paper is toned a tan color.....$125

CR107) Written amounts. Commerce with Cornucopia.....$175

CR108) Written amounts, Vignette of Female figure (Cornucopia) and caduceus. Lithographed by Hoyer & Ludwig, Richmond, Va.....$225

CR109) $5000 Vignette of Female figure and caduceus......$275

CR110) $100 Vignette of C.G.Memminger, View of Richmond. Only 381 issued. Complete uncut sheet with all 19 coupons.....$595

CR111) $500 Vignette of C. G. Memminger; Battle of Shiloh......$150

CR113) Written amount of $11,000, Vignette of Drury's Bluff, only 3 originally issued in this denomination, Serial # 32. Payable to Hibernian Society......SOLD

CR116) One Hundred Pounds Sterling 1863 Cotton Loan bond signed by French banker Baron Emile Erlanger and Confederate diplomat John Slidell.....SOLD

CR119) One Thousand Pounds Sterling 1863 Cotton Loan bond issued in Europe by Schroder & Erlanger companys. Backed by 40,000 pounds of cotton. Heavy watermarked paper, very ornate bond with beautifully engraved vignette of Liberty holding the CSA 1st National Flag, leaning on bales on cotton and gazing across the sea. Hand signed by Emile Erlanger, J. Henry Schroder, and CSA Diplomat to France John Slidell. Professionally matted and framed with double glass so parts of the reverse can be seen. An excellent presentation piece exhibiting foreign support of the Southern states as a sovereign nation.....$1250

CR120) $100 Vignette of Confederate officer standing by a tree. Very nice all over. Seven coupons present.....$175

CR120) $100 Vignette of Confederate officer standing by a tree. Issued at Houston, Texas. Seven coupons present.....$250

CR120) $100 Vignette of Confederate officer standing by a tree. Complete uncut sheet with all coupons.....$225

CR121) $500 Vignette of soldier warming his hands over the campfire. Complete uncut sheet fully signed, numbered and issued. All 10 coupons present.....$150

CR121) $500 Vignette of soldier warming his hands over campfire.....$125

CR122) $1000 Lt. Gen. Thomas J. Jackson. Printed on pink paper.....$225

CR123) $100 Vignette of A. H. Stephens. Printed by Evans & Cogswell of Columbia S. C. Fully issued and retains 6 coupons.....$75

CR123A) $100 Vignette of A. H. Stephens."G.Wojeiechowski litho" in lower right corner. Fully issued and never redeemed......$175

CR123A) $100 Vignette of Alexander H. Stephens as Vice-President of the Confederate States of America. "G. Wojeiechowski. Lith." in lower right corner. Completely unsigned and unissued. All 11 coupons present.....$150

CR124) $500 Vignette of C.G. Memminger in center.....$95

CR125) $1000 Vignette of Jefferson Davis, View of Richmond......$135

CR126) $900 Written amount. Vignette of male figure reclining on elbow, with charts and world globe. Reverse shows red transfer stamp.....SOLD

CR127) Vignette of Slave Overseer. Written Amount One Hundred Dollars. Issued March 22, 1864. Red transfer form printed on reverse.....$250

CR127A) Vignette of Slave Overseer. Written amount Five Thousand Dollars. Issued September 5th, 1863. Red transfer form printed on reverse.....$250

CR128) $100 Vignette of Old Customs House in Richmond, Va."Engraved by Geo.Dunn & Co. Richmond,VA.....$150

CR129A) $500 Vignette of Old Customs House in Richmond, Va. "Eng'd by Geo. Dunn & Co. Richmond, Va." Comes with six original coupons. Only 451 issued of this variety.....$175

CR130) $1000 Vignette of Old Customs House in Richmond, "Engd. by Geo.Dunn & Co. Richmond,Va. in lower left corner.....$110

CR133) $1000 Vignette of the monument of the Equestrian Statue of Washington in Richmond. No engraver's name. Act of March 23, 1863. Complete uncut sheet with all nine coupons.....$395

CR136) $1000 Vignette of the Ruins of Johnstown. Engraved by George Dunn & Company, Richmond Virginia.....$3495

CR138) $1000, Vignette of James Seddon.....SOLD

CR141) Vignette of the Merrimac at Hampton Roads.....$125

CR141A) Vignette of the Merrimac at Hampton Roads. Written amount Five Hundred Dollars.....$145

CR141B) Vignette of the Merrimac at Hampton Roads. Written amount is One Thousand Dollars.....$195

CR143) $500 Vignette of the Equestrian statue, Confederate flags and motto "Deo Vindice". 59 coupons attached, Issued at Houston Texas Dec. 1, 1864 by James Sorley, Depository.....$250

CR143A) $500 Equestrian statue of Washington, Confederate flags and motto "Deo Vindice". Second Series......$65

CR143C) $500 Equestrian statue of Washington, Confederate flags and motto "Deo Vindice". Fourth Series. Five coupons attached......$75

CR144) $1000 Equestrian statue of Washington, Confederate flags and motto "Deo Vindice". Comes with 58 coupons.....SOLD

CR144A) $1000 Equestrian statue of Washington, Confederate flags and motto "Deo Vindice". Second series. Comes with 59 coupons.....$135

CR144D) $1000 Equestrian statue of Washington. Fifth Series.....$125

CR144E) $1000 Equestrian statue of Washington. 58 coupons attached. Sixth Series.....$125

CR149) $1000 Vignette of Confederate Sergeant in Front of Tent with forty coupons and red Treasury stamp.....$325

CR152) Issued $100 Certificate, rural scene with man at turnstile.....$95

CR153) $500 bond issued in Savannah Georgia on October 22, 1864. Rural scene with man at turnstile.....$125

CR154) $1000 rural scene with man at Turnstile.....$95

CR159) Call Certificate 1864 unissued (as all are). People in Camp along the Rappahannock River.....$150

CR160) Written amounts. Large Arabic numeral 4 with attached registration.....$595

CR161) Vignette of negro plowing with two horses, sailboat on river......$395

CR162B) $1000 Amount in center, scroll at left......$125

CR162E) $5000 Amount in center, scroll at left.....$125

CR162G) $20,000 Amount in center, scroll at left.....$195

CR164) $500 Vignette of Sailor holding 2nd National Confederate flag while leaning on a bale of cotton.....$475

CR165) $1000 Vignette of Sailor holding 2nd National Confederate flag, leaning on bale of cotton.....SOLD

CR175) Written Amounts, script certificate......$135

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