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Collection Reference Number GLC01997.02
From Archive Folder Currency, Counterfeiting and Coins 
Title Collateral to US Mint: one-cent coin
Date ca. 1792-1793
Author Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826)  
Document Type Object
Content Description Collateral items: a one cent coin with a flowing hair liberty on the front and chain link on back. The first coin minted under the Coinage Act of 1792 or Mint Act, Labeled "Liberty 1793".
Subjects American Indian History  President  Coins and Currency  Finance  US Mint  Art, Music, Theater, and Film  Architecture  Government and Civics  
People Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826)  
Place written Various Locations
Theme Banking & Economics; The Presidency; Government & Politics; Native Americans
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859