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Book/Printed Material By the United States in Congress assembled. August 8, 1786

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Title

  • By the United States in Congress assembled. August 8, 1786 : On a report of the Board of Treasury : resolved, that the standard of the United States of America, for gold and silver, shall be eleven parts fine and one part alloy ...

Names

  • United States. Continental Congress.
  • United States. Board of Treasury.
  • Continental Congress Broadside Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • [New York : s.n., 1786]

Headings

  • -  Coinage--Law and legislation--United States
  • -  Money--United States
  • -  United States--New York--New York

Notes

  • -  Imprint from Evans. Formerly ascribed to the press of John Dunlap in the Journals of the Continental Congress, v. 31, p. 965 (#550); but later volumes reject Dunlap as printer. Cf. JCC, v. 33, p. 753.
  • -  Evans 20050
  • -  Journals of the Continental Congress, 550
  • -  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Medium

  • [4] p. (p. [2-4] blank) ; 33 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • Cont Cong no. 198

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 90898175

Online Format

  • image
  • online text

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Chicago citation style:

United States Continental Congress, United States Board Of Treasury, and Continental Congress Broadside Collection. By the United States in Congress assembled. August 8,: On a report of the Board of Treasury: resolved, that the standard of the United States of America, for gold and silver, shall be eleven parts fine and one part alloy. [New York: s.n, 1786] Online Text. https://www.loc.gov/item/90898175/.

APA citation style:

United States Continental Congress, United States Board Of Treasury & Continental Congress Broadside Collection. (1786) By the United States in Congress assembled. August 8,: On a report of the Board of Treasury: resolved, that the standard of the United States of America, for gold and silver, shall be eleven parts fine and one part alloy. [New York: s.n] [Online Text] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/90898175/.

MLA citation style:

United States Continental Congress, United States Board Of Treasury, and Continental Congress Broadside Collection. By the United States in Congress assembled. August 8,: On a report of the Board of Treasury: resolved, that the standard of the United States of America, for gold and silver, shall be eleven parts fine and one part alloy. [New York: s.n, 1786] Online Text. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/90898175/>.