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Assays of foreign coins. : Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting a report of assays of foreign coins, made at the Mint of the United States, during the year 1825 ...


Periodical Summary

The Mint Director Samuel Moore's report on the assay of foreign coins. The same text appears in the American State Papers, finance (class 3), volume 5, no. 748.

Paul Hybert summary: "An assay of foreign coins, from mint director Samuel Moore to Treasury Secretary Rush, who relayed it to Congress. Director Moore summarizes the report from the mint’s assayer for the four types of foreign gold coins and three types of foreign silver coins still current, and then summarizes the assays from the last ten years."

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