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Brainard Charlton Collection of Colonial and Continental Paper Money, 1775-1780

Brainard Charlton Collection of Colonial and Continental Paper Money, 1775-1780
Mss. 84s C38
0.1 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents

Collection of paper money; 1775-1780; issued by the Continental Congress and each of the thirteen original English colonies, during the Revolutionary War period.

16 items.

Other URL
Paper money
United States--Revolutionary War--1775-1783

Detailed Description

Full Finding Aid/Box List

Administrative Information

Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
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Acquisition Note
 Source: Mr. and Mrs. Brainard Charlton, in memory of their son, Richard..
Acc. 1984.52 gift of 14 items in 11/1984; and Acc. 1987.10 gift of 2 items in 02/1987.
Preferred Citation
Brainard Charlton Collection of Colonial and Continental Paper Money, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Other Note
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