Book/Printed Material Description of counterfeit bills, which were done in imitation of the true ones ordered by the Honorable the Continental Congress, bearing date 20th May, 1777, and 11th April, 1778.

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Title
Description of counterfeit bills, which were done in imitation of the true ones ordered by the Honorable the Continental Congress, bearing date 20th May, 1777, and 11th April, 1778.
Contributor Names
United States. Board of Treasury.
Continental Congress Broadside Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
[Philadelphia : Printed by John Dunlap, 1779]
Subject Headings
-  United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Counterfeit money
-  Counterfeits and counterfeiting--United States
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia
Notes
-  Imprint from Evans, which dates as January 2, 1779.
-  Evans 16562
-  Journals of the Continental Congress, 237
-  LC copy signed in ms. by John Gibson, auditor general for the Board of Treasury, and annotated at bottom of page: Permit no copy of these descriptions to be taken, unless at the request of the executive authority of the state to be placed in confidential hands. Annotated in another hand on verso: Description of the counterfeit bills, May 20th, 1777 and Ap. 11th 1778. From the Treasy. Board.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  Formerly LCCN tes52-809.
Medium
1 sheet ([1] p.) ; 40 x 21 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
Cont Cong no. 55
Digital Id
bdsdcc 05501 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/bdsdcc.05501
Library of Congress Control Number
90898286
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Description
Imprint from Evans, which dates as January 2, 1779. Evans 16562 Journals of the Continental Congress, 237 ESTC W36679 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. LC copy signed in ms. by John Gibson, auditor general for the Board of Treasury, and annotated at bottom of page: Permit no copy of these descriptions to be taken, unless at the request of the executive authority of the state to be placed in confidential hands. Annotated in another hand on verso: Description of the counterfeit bills, May 20th, 1777 and Ap. 11th 1778. From the Treasy. Board. Formerly LCCN tes52-809.
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United States Board Of Treasury, and Continental Congress Broadside Collection. Description of counterfeit bills, which were done in imitation of the true ones ordered by the Honorable the Continental Congress, bearing date 20th May, and 11th April, 1778. [Philadelphia: Printed by John Dunlap, 1779] Online Text. https://www.loc.gov/item/90898286/.

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United States Board Of Treasury & Continental Congress Broadside Collection. (1779) Description of counterfeit bills, which were done in imitation of the true ones ordered by the Honorable the Continental Congress, bearing date 20th May, and 11th April, 1778. [Philadelphia: Printed by John Dunlap] [Online Text] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/90898286/.

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United States Board Of Treasury, and Continental Congress Broadside Collection. Description of counterfeit bills, which were done in imitation of the true ones ordered by the Honorable the Continental Congress, bearing date 20th May, and 11th April, 1778. [Philadelphia: Printed by John Dunlap, 1779] Online Text. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/90898286/>.