Cage 4978

Paul Philemon Kies currency and bond collection

1769-1865

Acquisition And Processing 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.

Extent/Quantity Information

Number of containers: 1 folder

Linear feet of shelf space: .05 linear feet

Total number of items: 6

Collection Description

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.

Subjects

Access

This collection is open and available for research use.

Preferred Citation

The suggested citation for the collection is:

[Item Description]
Paul Philemon Kies currency and bond collection
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections
Washington State University Libraries
Pullman, WA

Related Materials

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

Cage 1916, Ed Carver currency collection, 1885-1922

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

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

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

Languages

Items are in English.