Legal Tender A Study In English And American Monetary History

Author: S. P. Breckinridge
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The Encyclopedia Of Money

Author: Larry Allen
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... unit with legal tender status, and forbade the states from declaring any money
as legal tender other than gold and silver coins. In 1883, the Supreme Court
upheld the right of Congress to make a paper money issue legal tender, citing,
among other things, that historically such a right belonged with the prerogatives
of sovereignty. See also: Juilliard v. Greenman, Legal Tender References
Breckinridge, S. P. 1903/1969. Legal Tender: A Study in English and American
Monetary History.

A Counterfeiter S Paradise

Author: Ben Tarnoff
Publisher: Penguin
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83–84, Despite Franklin's graceful Legal tender policies: S. P. Breckinridge,
Legal Tender: A Study in English and American Monetary History (Chicago:
University of Chicago Press, 1903), pp. 66–67. “treated as an enemy...”: from a
resolution passed on January 11, 1776, in Worthington Chauncey Ford, ed.,
Journals of the Continental Congress, 1774–1789, vol. 4 (Washington, DC:
Government Printing Office, 1906), p. 49. Continental losing half its value in three
weeks and the March ...

The Power To Coin Money

Author: Thomas Frederick Wilson
Publisher: M.E. Sharpe
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470-71; and S. P. Breckinridge, Legal Tender: A Study in English and American
Monetary History [Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1903], pp. 74-85). The
Madison administration did issue Treasury notes as debt instruments during the
War of 1812 in denominations as small as $3, with interest calculated simply and
ease of transfer. Breckinridge reported the issuance of Treasury notes with
money characteristics during five periods prior to the Legal Tender Act of 1862:
1812-15, ...

Foreign Currency

Author: Michael Howard
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nominalism is further discussed infra, at para 3.19 et seq. and in Chapter 13, infra
, with a review of the possibility of compensation being awarded for losses arising
from a reduction in value of a foreign currency sum occurring through late
payment. 14 (1552) 1 Dyer 82a; 73 ER 178. For a review of legal tender in even
earlier times, see S.P. Breckenridge, Legal Tender: A Study in English and
American Monetary History (Chicago, University of Chicago Press, 1903). 15 (
1600) 5 Coke ...

A Bibliography Of Female Economic Thought Up To 1940

Author: Kirsten Madden
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134557027
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... Roberts and Green. Breckinridge, Sophonisba Preston. 1901. Legal Tender: A
Study in English and American Monetary History. Ph.D. thesis, University of
Chicago (political science). — . 1901. Specie Contracts. Journal of Political
Economy 9(3) (June): 437-9. — . 1901/2. Book Review of "Domestic Service" by
Lucy M. Salmon. American Journal of Sociology 7(1/6): 282. — . 1903. Legal
Tender: A Study in English and Bibliography of Female Economic Thought 73.

Endless Crusade

Author: Ellen Fitzpatrick
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0195358481
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Breckinridge, “Autobiography”; S. P. Breckinridge, Legal Tender: A Study in
English and American Monetary History, The Decennial Publications of the
University of Chicago, second series, vol. 7 (Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press,
1903), X1, I. 39. Hofstadter, “Free Silver,” 238–40, 250–64; Walter T. K. Nugent,
Money and American Society, 1865–1880 (New York: The Free Press, 1968),
esp. chaps. 2, 1 1, 22; Morton Keller, Affairs of State (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard
Univ. Press, 1977) ...

Federal Reserve System

Author: George B. Grey
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circulated as currency, but have not been declared legal tender. At the time the
Constitution was written, paper money was known as "bills of credit." A bill of
credit is a form of debt, basically an IOU with the characteristic that it is intended
to circulate as money. This paper money may or may not have legal tender
qualities. It is fairly easy for the government to issue a bill of credit without legal
tender privileges. The easiest is to make it receivable for taxes. In that way, the
note has value to ...

Legal Tender

Author: Sophonisba Preston Breckinridge
Publisher: Chicago, University Press
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