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William L. Ransom currency collection


Scope and Contents

Biographical Note

Administrative Information

Detailed Description

Colonial paper currency

United States fractional currency

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William L. Ransom currency collection | Litchfield Historical Society

By Leith Johnson

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Collection Overview

Title: William L. Ransom currency collectionAdd to your cart.

ID: 00/1890-56-0

Primary Creator: Ransom, William L. (1822-)

Other Creators: Connecticut. Treasury Dept., New Jersey. Treasury Dept., United States. Continental Congress

Extent: 25.0 Items

Date Acquired: 00/00/1890. More info below under Accruals.

Subjects: Paper money - Delaware, Paper money - New Jersey, Paper money - United States

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Notes issued by the colonies of Delaware and New Jersey and United States fractional currency.

Biographical Note

Litchfield, Conn., lawyer and Clerk of the Superior and Supreme Courts for Litchfield County from 1859 to 1887.

Subject/Index Terms

Paper money - Delaware
Paper money - New Jersey
Paper money - United States

Administrative Information

Repository: Litchfield Historical Society

Accruals: William L. Ransom made an initial donation of United States fractional currency in or before 1890. He mad an additional donation consisting of colonial currency in 1903 (1903-01-0).

Access Restrictions: The collection is open for research.

Acquisition Source: William L. Ransom

Acquisition Method: Gift

Preferred Citation: William L. Ransom currency collection (1890-56-0), Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, P.O. Box 385, 7 South Street, Litchfield, Connecticut, 06759

Other Note: This collection was processed with support from the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR).

Box and Folder Listing

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[Series 1: Colonial paper currency, 1776],
[Series 2: United States fractional currency, 1862-1876],

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Delaware, 1 item.

New Jersey, 8 items.

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16 items.

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