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Freneau, Philip (1791-1793) National gazette. [Volume 1, no. 48]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC08692 Author/Creator: Freneau, Philip (1791-1793) Place Written: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Type: Newspaper Date: 12 April 1792 Pagination:

Summary of Content: Reprints the 24 October 1791 act of Congress entitled "An act establishing a mint, and regulating the coins of the United States." This act specified the coinage that would be provided by the newly established United States Mint and the salaries of each of the employees of the Mint.

Background Information: Printed October 31, 1791-October 26, 1793. Paged continuously.


Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: BankingMintCoins and CurrencyGovernment and CivicsUS MintCongressLaw

Sub Era: The Early Republic

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