U.S. Congressional Reports
This series covers Congressional reports with numismatic content. These documents provide insight into the legislative process underlying activities of the Mint and the Bureau of Engraving and Printing.
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Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury : transmitting the draught of a bill embodying proposed legislation for the punishment of persons making or having in possession dies and molds for manufacturing counterfeit coin
Congressional report discussing punishment for counterfeiters.
From the 45th Congress, 2nd session, House Executive document no. 10.
The Goloid Dollar: Statements before the Committee on Coinage, Weights, and Measures upon the subject of coinage and the goloid dollar
Statements from Mint Director H. R. Linderman, Frederick Eckfeldt, and others regarding the practicality of goloid coinage.
From the 45th Congress, 2nd session, House misc. document no. 24.
Message from the President of the United States, recommending .. payment of certain expenses of the Commissioners ... to attend the conference ... to authorize the coinage of the standard silver dollar
The president recommends funding travel expenses for a conference related to resumption of the silver dollar coinage.
From the 45th Congress, 2nd session, Senate Executive document no. 98.