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2 edition of Indiana merchant issuers of Civil War tokens found in the catalog.

Indiana merchant issuers of Civil War tokens

William E. Hamm

Indiana merchant issuers of Civil War tokens

business history from city directories and county histories

by William E. Hamm

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Published by Civil War Token Society in Garnerville, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Indiana
    • Subjects:
    • Merchants -- Indiana -- Directories.,
    • Businesspeople -- Indiana -- Directories.,
    • Tokens -- Indiana -- History.,
    • Indiana -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Collectibles.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 174-175) and index.

      Statementcompiled by William E. Hamm.
      ContributionsCivil War Token Society.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHF5065.I6 H36 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination178 p. ;
      Number of Pages178
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1439942M
      ISBN 100945008031
      LC Control Number93071149
      OCLC/WorldCa28373046

      Coins of the Civil War. Most people are aware of Civil War paper money, and federal issue coinage, minted between through However, it’s a little known fact that the Confederacy minted coins at the three Southern Branch Mints located at Charlotte North Carolina, Dahlonega, Georgia, and New Orleans, Louisiana. Linkville Coins And Antiques: Tokens - Good For Trade Tokens - Tokens - Good For Trade Tokens Post Cards Currency Coins Badges Tokens Civil War Tokens U.S. Merchant - So Called Dollars Worlds Fair Memorabilia Political Medals & ETC. Medals & Medallions Hobo Coins Counter Stamped Coins Tokens - Communion tokens Encased Coins Elongated Coins Tokens Foreign Tokens Love Tokens .

      Civil War tokens are token coins that were privately minted and distributed in the United States between and They were used mainly in the Northeast and widespread use of the tokens was a result of the scarcity of government-issued cents during the Civil War.. Civil War tokens became illegal after the United States Congress passed a law on Ap prohibiting the. Third Edition Civil War Token Book by Q David Bowers Pages Price Guide C $ Civil War Storecard, , Edward Miehling's Meat Market, NY F-NYAX-1a R

      Linkville Coins And Antiques: Tokens U.S. Merchant - - Tokens - Good For Trade Tokens Post Cards Currency Coins Badges Tokens Civil War Tokens U.S. Merchant - So Called Dollars Worlds Fair Memorabilia Political Medals & ETC. Medals & Medallions Hobo Coins Counter Stamped Coins Tokens - Communion tokens Encased Coins Elongated Coins Tokens Foreign Tokens Love Tokens .   Most of the "common" issues have populations of "" to "". Most known issues are much scarcer with populations of "3" to "50". In other words attrition on good fors from the '30's and earlier is in the vicinity of about 97%. The huge attrition is largely caused by the tendency of issuers to destroy all the tokens when the promotion was over.


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Review the total Civil War Tokens ( - ) PCGS graded coin population, including varieties, and shop results from dealers and eBay. This hefty + page book is bound in maroon cloth. The book's focus is merchant trade tokens in use from the end of the Civil War to the s.

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Buy Now # Available: $ 9, # Available: 1. Regular issue US coinage was hoarded during the Civil War restricting merchant's ability to make small change.

Some merchants had tokens made to give out as change in their stores. If you ordered the least expensive tokens you would receive a combination of two existing dies, usually of a patriotic nature or similar to a US cent, these are called Patriotic Civil War Tokens. George & Melvin Fuld: Patriotic Civil War Tokens {} David E.

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cent.