1886: The first woman to appear on U.S. currency, Martha Washington, was featured on the silver certificate.
Furthermore, what did Martha Washington have to do with US currency? Martha on . Martha Washington is the first and only woman to grace the primary portrait of U.S. paper currency. It was the nations second-longest issued paper money and as the name suggests was backed by the U.S. Governments silver deposits and could be redeemed at any time for silver from the U.S. Treasury.
Beside above, are silver certificate dollar bills worth anything?
These silver certificates are typically worth a small premium over face value, with circulated certificates typically selling for .25 to .50 each. Meanwhile, uncirculated silver certificates can be worth between and apiece. Earlier issued silver certificates can be worth much more.
How much is a 1935 silver certificate worth?
Value: Your garden variety 1935 (with any series letter) silver certificate is worth about .50. Hawaii notes are worth about , as are yellow seal North Africa notes. We cant help you over the phone with these.