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Scope and Contents of the Materials
Collection of paper money; 1775-1780; issued by the Continental Congress and each of the thirteen original English colonies, during the Revolutionary War period.
Item 16: Continental Congress. Note for "Three Spanish million dollars or the value thereof in Gold and Silver" issued by the Continental Congress, Philadelphia, Pa. and signed by Isaac Howell and Rob[ert] Roberts., February 17, 1776
Printed by Hall and Sellers. Serial no. 59,014. 2 pp. Document signed.
Special Collections Research Center
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.
Brainard Charlton Collection of Colonial and Continental Paper Money, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Processed by Ellen Strong.
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