Preamble on Silver Coinage

 Collection
Identifier: 89-71

Scope and Contents

Declaration favoring free coinage of silver, insisting on payment in silver for all business transactions, and declaring that President Cleveland's action on the silver question was a direct contradiction to his campaign promises.

Dates

  • August 11, 1893

Creator

Restrictions

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Administrative History

The Women's Silver League was dedicated to establishing silver as the monetary standard in the United States.

Extent

0.21 Linear Feet (1 item)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Declaration favoring free coinage of silver, insisting on payment in silver for all business transactions, and declaring that President Cleveland's action on the silver question was a direct contradiction to his campaign promises.

Arrangement

Arranged without hierarchy.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Preamble from unknown donor.
Title
Preamble on Silver Coinage
Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department Repository

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