Early Paper Money of America / Pennsylvania / 1793, March, etc., Delaware and Schuylkill Canal Navigation Co.
Promissory notes issued in Philadelphia by the President, Managers and Company of the Delaware and Schuylkill Canal Navigation and payable to William Gonett, whose endorsement is on the back. Various written dates in 1793. Signed by Tench Francis, former cashier of the Bank of North America whose name appears on its notes. Printed by R. Aitken & Son. Impressed with company seal. Dollar denominations on thick laid paper watermarked PENSYL on one line and VANIA below; being the same paper as used on 1781 and 1785 Pennsylvania State issues. Blank backs.
5¢ (4d ½)