The U.S. $1 dollar bill has been redesigned many time since first being issued back in 1862. What we almost exclusively use today is the version designed in 1963. The following extremely informative infographic explains what all the different symbols on the dollar mean, who is on the front & back of all the U.S. currencies currently in use and the $500, $1,000, $10,000 and $100,000 (yes, $100,000!) bills that are no longer in production.
The above introductory comments are paraphrased excerpts from an infographic* by Sukhdip Basra (VisualCapitalist.com) entitled The Dollar Deconstructed.
Editor’s Note: The author’s views and conclusions in the above infographic are unaltered and no personal comments have been included to maintain the integrity of the original post. Furthermore, the views, conclusions and any recommendations offered in this article are not to be construed as an endorsement of such by the editor.
*http://www.visualcapitalist.com/dollar-bill-deconstructed/(Copyright © 2014 Visual Capitalist | All rights reserved.)
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