Some finance artefacts

I am back from my trip in North America, which led me to New York, where I saw some interesting finance artefacts in various locations. Here is a sample (click to enlarge):

World War finance propaganda

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The very first US Treasury warrant

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Private bank notes

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Great Depression local government currencies printed to alleviate the lack of Fed money

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US Treasury notes redeemable in gold

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Various old bond certificates

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A share certificate owned by… Bernard Madoff

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And the most curious of them all: a Disney-decorated US Treasury WW2 bond… Slightly strange mix

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