Guide to the Paul Philemon Kies Currency and Bond Collection 1769-1865
Cage 4978

Summary Information

Repository
Washington State University Libraries, Manuscripts, Archives and Special Collections
Creator
Kies, Paul Philemon, 1891-1971
Title
Paul Philemon Kies Currency and Bond Collection
ID
Cage 4978
Date [inclusive]
1769-1865
Extent
.05 Linear feet of shelf space, 1 folder
Language
Collection materials are in English.
Abstract
The collection consists of various paper currency, bonds, and a town order issued by the Confederate States of America, the Assembly of Pennsylvania in 1769, and the town of Guilford (state not listed).

Preferred Citation

[Item Description] Paul Philemon Kies currency and bond collection

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries, Pullman, WA.

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Scope and Content

The collection consists of paper currency and two bonds. The bonds and two of the currency notes were issued by the Confederate States of America. The collection also includes a half crown paper note issued by the Assembly of Pennsylvania in 1769, and a town order in the amount of $2.31 issued by the town of Guilford (state not listed) in 1820.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Washington State University Libraries Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections  © 2016

http://www.libraries.wsu.edu/masc/

Terrell Library

P.O. Box 645610

Pullman, WA, 99164-5610 USA

509-335-6691

mascref@wsu.edu

Restrictions on Access

This collection is open and available for research use.

Acquisition Information

Paul Philemon Kies donated this collection to the Washington State University Libraries at an unknown date. It was originally cataloged as part of VF 2528. It was separated and recataloged in 2010.

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Related Materials

Related Material

Currency specimens are available in other collections held in MASC, including:

Ed Carver currency collection, 1885-1922 (Cage 1916).

Tannatt family currency, scrip, and bond collection, circa 1839-1864 (Cage 4977).

Confederate States of America currency collection, circa 1860-1866 (Cage 4979).

William Band papers, 1857-1989 (Ephemera series) (Cage 617).

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Names and Subjects

Subject(s)

  • Paper money -- Specimens.
  • Money -- Specimens.
  • Retail Trade
  • Politics and Politicians

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