I have an older
Franklin Washington 3 cent , 1 cent and Washington three cent. On the first Franklin Wahington, the edges appear to be cut to match the picture in this book, does that alter any value to it?
Yes, any alteration will affect value That is an 1861 issue. Probably Sc 63.
The P in the cancel on the 1c banknote is part of P O (Post Office) which can be seen.
The four 3c banknotes are too small to tell, but think top left is a National and top right a Continental, notice the difference is the shading of the lower left ribbon end under the R of Three?
Follow this link to identify each one.http://www.stampsmarter.com/1847usa...nkNotes.html