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United StatesContinental Congress.Watson, Hannah1749-1807Goodwin, George1757-1844
In Congress, October 3d, 1776: Resolved, that five millions of continental dollars be immediately borrowed for the use of the United States of America, at the annual interest of four per cent
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Resolves regarding loans, interest, and the establishment of government loan offices, followed by two resolves dated Oct. 7, 1776 and Feb. 26, 1777, concerning interest rates and penalties for the counterfeiting of Continental Loan Office bills.
N-YHS copy: fabric lining.
Counterfeits and counterfeitingGovernment securitiesSecuritiesDebts, PublicHistoryFinance
Continental Loan Office.