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Mint of the United States. : Message from the president of the United States, transmitting a report from the director of the Mint, showing the operations of that institution during the year 1832. : January 21, 1833 ...


Periodical Summary

Mint Director Samuel Moore's report for the year 1832.

Paul Hybert summary: "A short report from mint director Samuel Moore to President Jackson, who relayed it to Congress. With the increasing domestic gold production, the U.S. mines produced one-sixth as much gold as was produced by the mines of Europe and America. The decline in coin production is blamed on the epidemics in the eastern U.S. cities."

A transcript is at:

From the Congressional serial set, 22nd Congress, 2nd session, House Executive document no. 54.

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