Currency collection, 1760-1919
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Brief Description: A collection of paper money, including notes issued by banks, businesses, and other institutions; the colonies and states; the Confederate States of America; and foreign governments; and United States Continental currency and fractional currency.
Held at:
Litchfield Historical Society
7 South Street, P.O. Box 385
Litchfield, CT 6759
Phone: 860-567-4501
Fax: 860-567-3565
Email: archivist [at]
Created by: Litchfield Historical Society, Alabama. Treasury Dept., Confederate States of America. Dept. of the Treasury, Connecticut. Treasury Dept., Delaware. Treasury Dept., Florida. Treasurer's Office, Georgia. Treasury Dept., Louisiana. Treasurer, Maryland. Treasury Dept., Massachusetts. Treasury Dept., Mississippi. Treasury Dept., Missouri. State Treasurer’s Office, New Hampshire. Treasury Dept., New Jersey. Treasury Dept., New York (State). Treasurer's Office, North Carolina. Treasurer, Pennsylvania. Treasury, Rhode Island. Treasury Dept., South Carolina. Treasury, Texas. Treasury Dept., United States. Continental Congress, United States. Dept. of the Treasury, Virginia. Dept. of the Treasury
Volume: 0.63 Linear Feet
Acquired: 00/00/1986. The Currency collection consists of currency received from a number of donors, including Mrs. E. W. Seymour, 1890-03-0; William Ransom, 1890-56-0; Donor unknown, 1890-65-118; Donor unknown, 1890-65-119; Donor unknown, 1890-65-121; Donor unknown, 1890-65-122; Donor unknown, 1890-65-123; Donor unknown, 1890-65-124; Donor unknown, 1890-65-125; Donor unknown, 1890-65-126; Donor unknown, 1890-65-127; Donor unknown, 1890-65-128; Donor unknown, 1890-65-129; Solomon Marsh, 1896-01-45; William Ransom, 1903-01-0; U.S. Treasury Dept., 1913-04-0; Rev. John Hutchins, 1914-27-1; Mrs. Charles Hinsdale, 1916-07-6; Capt. E. B. Van Winkle, 1918-17-2; E. N. Vanderpoel, 1919-05-0; Fred Haight, 1928-21-0; Alain White, 1936-03-2; Frederick L. Coe, 1958-24-0; Donor unknown, X1986-5; and others not previously accessioned.
Access Restrictions: The collection is open for research.
Subject Index
Banks and banking
Paper money - Alabama
Paper money - Austria
Paper money - Confederate States of America
Paper money - Connecticut
Paper money - Cuba
Paper money - Delaware
Paper money - District of Columbia
Paper money - Florida
Paper money - France
Paper money - Georgia
Paper money - Germany
Paper money - Italy
Paper money - Latvia
Paper money - Louisiana
Paper money - Maryland
Paper money - Massachusetts
Paper money - Michigan
Paper money - Mississippi
Paper money - Missouri
Paper money - New Jersey
Paper money - New York
Paper money - North Carolina
Paper money - Pennsylvania
Paper money - Rhode Island
Paper money - Russia
Paper money - South Carolina
Paper money - Tennessee
Paper money - Texas
Paper money - Turkey
Paper money - United States
Paper money - Virginia
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
German [ger]
Italian [ita]
Russian [rus]
Spanish;Castilian [spa]
Arabic [ara]
Latvian [lav]
PreferredCitation: Currency collection (X1986-05-0), Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, P.O. Box 385, 7 South Street, Litchfield, Connecticut, 06759