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

Summary Information

Repository
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries
Creator
Kies, Paul Philemon, 1891-1971
Title
Paul Philemon Kies Currency and Bond Collection
ID
Cage 4978
Date [inclusive]
1769-1865
Extent
1.0 folder
General Physical Description note
.05 Linear feet of shelf space
Language
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 note

[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 Contents note

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

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

http://www.libraries.wsu.edu/masc
Terrell Library
P.O. Box 645610
Pullman, WA, 99164-5610
509-335-6691
mascref@wsu.edu

Conditions Governing Access note

This collection is open and available for research use.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

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 Archival Materials note

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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Controlled Access Headings

Subject(s)

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

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