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

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.

Held at:
Special Collections Research Center
Earl Gregg Swem Library
PO Box 8794
Williamsburg, VA 23187 8794
Phone: 757-221-3090
Email: spcoll [at]
Record Series Number: 01/Mss. 84s C38
Volume: 0.1 Cubic Feet
Acquired: 11/00/1984.
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Access Restrictions: 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.
Subject Index
Paper money
United States--Revolutionary War--1775-1783
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.
Acquisition Notes: 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.
PreferredCitation: Brainard Charlton Collection of Colonial and Continental Paper Money, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.