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6 edition of Connecticut"s Colonial and Continental money found in the catalog.

Connecticut"s Colonial and Continental money

by Wyman W. Parker

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Published by American Revolution Bicentennial Commission of Connecticut in Hartford .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Connecticut
    • Subjects:
    • Money -- United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.,
    • Money -- Connecticut -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Wyman W. Parker.
      SeriesConnecticut bicentennial series ;, 18
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHG513.C8 P37
      The Physical Object
      Pagination52 p. :
      Number of Pages52
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4562587M
      ISBN 100918676053
      LC Control Number77075563
      OCLC/WorldCa3205305

        With 5% interest, these lawful money Notes were issued for French and Indian War military expenses and continued to be printed until the last emission on July 1, The Connecticut Historical Society has an extensive collection of colonial paper currency, both Connecticut and Continental currency. The note has been cross-cut cancelled. Please see the images for further details on the condition of the note. Early American currency went through several stages of development in colonial and post-Revolutionary history of the United States. Because few coins were minted in the thirteen colonies that became the United States in , foreign coins like the Spanish dollar were .

      June 7, One Shilling Colony of Connecticut Note. Graded "63" "Exceptional Paper Quality" by PMG, this note exceeds that designation by all measures except, perhaps margins. Other than being cut a little close on the top, this note is a wonderful GEM. The color is strong and the paper quality is just stupendous, with deep, deep embossing. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. Record of service of Connecticut men in the I. War of the Revolution, II. War of , III. Mexican War by Connecticut. Adjutant-General's Office; Johnston, Henry.

      It is a book which belongs in every library, public and private. Sample pages from the 19th edition may be seen on the book’s website, The book's list price is $ and it is available from book stores, coin and paper money dealers, and from internet book sellers (ISBN ). DB Left Connecticut Colonial Copper ICG VG; Miller Z.1; Rare! C $1, US post Colonial PRE-FEDERAL NEW JERSEY Penny Antique Coin HORSE i


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Since there were few coins minted in the Thirteen Colonies, that later became the United States, foreign coins like the Spanish dollar were widely circulated. Colonial governments, at times, issued paper money to facilitate economic activities. Colonial Currency. Colonial Currency is pre-Revolutionary War paper money created in response to a growing economy and desperate coin shortage.

Beginning with Massachusetts in toindividual colonies issued notes to pay for public works, trade deficits, and other items of necessity. Continental Currency. Connecticut Connecticut adopted a paper money expedient in Notes soon were subject to a discount.

Twenty-nine issues are recorded in the statutes of the colony. At Revolution’s outbreak, per Peletiah Webster’s estimate, $12, in money circulated in the colonies. Of this amount, $4, was in specie or “hard money.”. The Continental Currency emissions, commencing with notes authorized by the Session of the Continental Congress, represent our first federally issued paper money.

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My library. the Colonial period, and several of the states took one or more censuses during the Continental period. Nearly all of these enumerations were more than a simple numbering of the people; in some instances, the inhabitants were classified by race, sex, age, and marital condition.

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Paper money helped to build the colonies and was critical to the Revolutionary War effort. Indeed, without the financial. The Puritans establish a settlement at Boston, Massachusetts. Robert Rich, Earl of Warwick, purportedly prepares a document that has come to be known as the "Warwick Patent."The patent is used to justify settlements within the present state of Connecticut.

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Colonial paper currency was circulated in the American colonies during 17th and 18th centuries. Learn more about the first paper money in the colonies. A piece of Colonial currency from the Connecticut Colony might entitle the bearer to 40 shillings, while a similar bill from Georgia might be worth $ Many of them bore the threatening slogan.

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