About the New $5 Bill


Subject:
Money , Paper Money & Stock Certificates

Description:
Details about the new U.S. $5 bills, "which entered circulation on March 13, 2008." Discusses security features of the bills (watermark and embedded security thread), design features (color, symbols of freedom, and changes to President Abraham Lincoln's portrait on the bill), and other features such as easy-to-read numbers for low vision and microprinted words. Includes printable images of the bill. From the U.S. Department of Treasury, Bureau of Printing and Engraving.

Publisher:
U.S. Department of Treasury, Bureau of Printing and Engraving

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.moneyfactory.gov/newmoney/main.cfm/currency/new5


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