Deaf Smith’s picture in a real Texas $5 dollar bill before Lincoln
Erastus ‘Deaf’ Smith
We talked about him in our previous post a few months ago.
Click his name to read the story about him —> Erastus ‘Deaf’ Smith
Is it a hoax? If not, why did they replace him to Abraham Lincoln?
Republic of Texas Five Dollar Bill
The image below shows the Republic of Texas Five Dollar note. The note shares the same design on the back as the three dollar note. The obverse, pictured below, has a picture of an Indian, who appears to be thinking. The portrait on the right of the note appears to be Deaf Smith.