1 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) United States. Continental Congress--Miscellanea.

  1. Early American Paper Money Collection, 1746-1865

    3 boxes. 1.2 Linear feet; approximately 366 items.. -- Rare Book and Special Collections Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.


    The Early American Paper Money Collection contains bills issued primarily by the Continental Congress and the original thirteen colonies. The denominations range from one penny to a hundred dollars and three pence to eight pounds. Includes random examples of Continental Currency and bills issued by Bank of Toronto, Bank of the United States, Confederate States of America, Connecticut, Corporation of Washington, Delaware, City of Wilmington, Delaware Bridge Company, Georgia, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, City of New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Bank of North America, Corporation of Spring Garden, Farmers Bank of Reading, Oppenheim and Palatine Association, Phenix Manufacturing Company, Philadelphia Loan Company, Schuylkill Bank, Southwark Bank, Rhode Island, South Carolina, City of Charleston, Virginia, and small private change notes, in addition to miscellany relating to paper money.