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Our Large Change: The Denominations of the Currency

Eugene E. Agger
The Quarterly Journal of Economics
Vol. 32, No. 2 (Feb., 1918), pp. 257-277
Published by: Oxford University Press
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/1885428
Page Count: 21
Subjects: Business Economics
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Abstract

Revived interest in small denominations, 257.--The greenback period, 258.--Regulation of denominations in greenback laws, 259.--In the national banking law, 260.--Silver dollars and silver certificates under the Bland-Allison act, 262.--The Silver Purchase act of 1890, 263.--Table, 264.--Treasury notes of 1890, 266.--Developments after repeal of Silver Purchase act, 268.--Gold standard law of 1900, 269.--Developments after 1900, 271.--Act of March 4, 1907, 272.--Discretion granted to national banks, 1917, 276.

Notes and References

This item contains 17 references.

[Footnotes]
  • 1
    The Silver Situation in the United States, 1896
  • 2
    Publications of National Monetary Commission, vol. ii, p. 165
  • 3
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • U. S. Treasury Circular No. 52, pp. 52-60.
    • Davis R. Dewey, State Banking Before the Civil War (Pub. Nat. Mon. Com., vol. x, pp. 63-79).
  • 4
    Pub. Nat. Mon. Com., vol. ii, p. 639.
  • 1
    Pub. Nat. Mon. Com., vol. ii, p. 641.
  • 2
    Ibid., p. 644.
  • 1
    Pub. Nat. Mon. Com., vol. ii, pp. 340-345
  • 1
    Pub. Nat. Mon. Com., vol. ii, p. 579
  • 1
    Taussig, op. cit., p. 30
  • 1
    Report of Treasurer, 1890, p. 12.
  • 2
    Ibid., 1891, p. 17.
  • 3
    Ibid., 1893, p. 9.
  • 1
    Report of Treasurer, 1908, p. 173.
  • 1
    Report of Treasurer, 1908, p. 231.
  • 2
    Ibid., 1917, p. 69.
  • 1
    Report of Treasurer, p. 178.
  • 1
    Report of Treasurer, 1914, p. 326.