De Kalb, Illinois
With exception to F-1137, these Civil War Store Cards of De Kalb, Illinois are ascribed to the shop of S.D. Childs. These tokens are the only issues known for this city. Childs was a prolific token manufacturer. His dies commonly make use of a woman’s head and most of his dies use sans-serif lettering. He also produced Sutler tokens.
F-1137 is ascribed to the shop of William H. Bridgens.
Valuations are based on raw copper tokens. For more detailed pricing, see:
Pricing Civil War Tokens
|Die Reverse: (Pat) F-120 (New) F-1137|
|Die Reverse: (Pat) F-33 (New) F-1105|
|Die Reverse: (New) F-1207|
|Die Reverse: (New) F-1356|