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Values of $50 1862 Legal Tenders

Price Guide for Rare Legal Tenders

Year:  1862

Denomination:  Fifty Dollar Bank Note

Type:  Legal Tender

Portrait:  Alexander Hamilton

$50 Bill Front Picture:

Value and Other Information:   This is the first true “legal tender” fifty dollar bank note issued by The United States. Some are from 1862 and others are from 1863. There are a total of three different varieties. Each variety is determined by the year and printing company. All notes have a similar design to what you see above. They were signed by Chittenden and Spinner. Heavily circulated example sell for as little as a few thousand dollars. High grade notes are much more valuable.


We buy all of these $50 bank notes issued by The United States. No matter your intention, you definitely want to have your $50 bill checked out before deciding what to do with it. We have to see pictures in order to provide any sort of price or authenticity information. You can text pictures to 864-430-4020. You can also attach pictures to an email message. You’ll never know what we would have offered unless you ask. The value might surprise you in a good way.