Hungarian Fund One Dollar Certificate
The collection consists of an 1852 certificate, issued in New York, to support the Hungarian Fund. The fund was founded to raise money for an Independent Hungarian Government. The certificate is hand signed and numbered. It contains vignettes of a man and allegorical women.
- Creation: 1852
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Lajos Kossuth, September 19, 1802–March 20, 1894, was a Hungarian nobleman, lawyer, journalist, politician, statesman and governor-president of the Kingdom of Hungary during the revolution of 1848–1849. He traveled to the United States and Britain to raise funds for an Independent Hungarian Government and hoped to return to Hungary to lead. (excerpted from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lajos_Kossuth# ; accessed 9/27/2023)
1 folder (1 certificate, 10 x 20 cm.)
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- Guide to the Hungarian Fund One Dollar Certificate
- No Additional Box Or Folder List For This Small Collection
- Peter Altmann
- September 2023
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- Finding aid written in English.