Small Size Federal Reserve Notes $100 - 1963 to 2003

Small Size Notes-1928 to Present

After 68 years of prosperity, our large size currency felt the impact of modern times. So the large size US curency note came to an end due to the economics of the times. Tons of ink and paper were required to produce our currency to an ever expanding economy. The currency needed to fulfill this new demand was astronomical. The government realized that many millions of dollars could be saved if our currency was reduced in size. This was the direction the US Government took as on July 10, 1929 the first of the new small sized notes were placed into general circulation.

The new small sized notes were reduced in size from 7.42 inches by 3.13 inches to 6.14 inches ,X 2.61 inches. This cost cutting measures saved the government millions of dollars in ink and paper annually.

Small Size-Federal Reserve Notes

Small size Federal Reserve Notes (FRNs) are the mainstay of the notes we currently use today. Although they were issued in denominations of $1 to $10,000, only the $1 to $100 are in current use today. On July 14, 1969 President Nixon signed into law a bill requiring any ,denomination over $100 bill be returned to the Treasury Department to be destroyed. The last $500 to $10,000 was printed in 1945 and were stopped being issued by the Federal Reserve Banks in 1969. All FRN issues have a Green Seal.

  • The $1 FRN was ,,issued in 1963 to current date
  • The $2 FRN was ,,issued in 1976, 1995 and 2003.
  • The $5 FRN to $100 FRNs was issued in 1928, 1934, 1950 series and current to date.
  • The $500 to $10,000 FRNs were series of 1928 and 1934 only.

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Fr.-2003 2003 $100 San Fran. (10 notes set) PMG-67PPQ Serial # FL33333333B
Here is a set of 10 2003 $100 FRN notes in a PMG-67EPQ holder. This is the only solid serial number $100 FRN that I have seen in a PMG-67EPQ. The serial numbers range from FL33333330B to FL33333339B. The solid threes is included in the set. This note has ...
Added: 1/1/2010 Views: 7573 Price: SOLD

Fr.-2162* 1950C $100 St. Louis Ser. H00537340* PMG VF-30 EPQ
You don't come across many 1950C Stars from any district. Here is a 1950C $100 St Louis Star. The serial number is H00537340* and it is in a PMG VF-30EPQ holder....
Added: 9/1/2010 Views: 3712 Price: $450.00

Fr.-2163* 1963-A $100 Cleveland FRN Ser. D00083234* Raw
Jhon Describe....
Added: 12/15/2010 Views: 3781 Price: $250.00

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Fr.-2164* 1969 $100 Chicago FRN Ser. G00207081* Raw
Jhon Describe....
Added: 12/15/2010 Views: 7242 Price: SOLD

Fr.-2172* 1988 $100 New York FRN Ser. B00495897* Raw
Jhon Describe....
Added: 12/15/2010 Views: 3754 Price: $450.00

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Fr.-2172B 1988 $100 New York FRN (Major Obstruction Error) Ser. # B18175911A Raw
It's half there. this is a real cool major obstruction error. Look on the back of this 1988 $100 New York FRN and you can see what I am talking about. Most of them are not this dramatic. This note seems to be an UNC but I won't know till I send it in to P...
Added: 1/1/2010 Views: 7599 Price: SOLD

Fr.-2173* 1990 $100 San Francisco FRN Ser. L00000195* VF
How about a three-digit serialed numbered STAR on a 1990 $100 bill from the San Francisco district. Pretty cool and a nice low three digit number and a STAR. A solid and all original Very Fine plus. No rips, tears or pinholes. The cool and fancy serial nu...
Added: 7/19/2010 Views: 3718 Price: $375.00

Fr.-2173* 1990 $100 San Francisco FRN Ser. L00223908* Raw
Jhon Describe....
Added: 12/15/2010 Views: 3639 Price: $350.00

Fr.-2175 1996 $100 San Francisco Ser. # AL77777777B PCGS VF-30
All sevens on a $100! This is the second solid serial number on a Big Head $100 FRN. This one is from the San Francisco district. There were two known on a BIG Heads. I owned both sets. I sold the other set 2 years ago in Long Beach. This serial number is...
Added: 1/1/2010 Views: 3879 Price: $2,450.00

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