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U.S. National Archives (Record Group 104, Entry 1, General Correspondence)

General correspondence files of the U.S. Mint, 1792-1899 (204 boxes total). Boxes 1 through 45, representing 1792-1857, were scanned in Philadelphia under the direction of R. W. Julian, operating via a grant from the Central States Numismatic Society. Subsequent boxes are courtesy of John Graffeo. The National Archives online catalog record for this entry is https://catalog.archives.gov/id/561197. See also the National Archives & Records Administration numismatic finding aids at https://nnp.wustl.edu/library/archivedetail/538870.

Note: Box 1 covers 1792-1797, while box 2 contains the Chief Coiner's account of Laborer's Wages for 1795 and 1796. Following this the series is chronological although some boxes occasionally contain stray items outside the specified date range.

 

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260 entries found for [year:1892]

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    Sawdust for Carson Mint 1/1/1892

    Sawdust for Carson Mint

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    San Francisco Two cancelled dime dies for 1892 sent 1/23/1892

    San Francisco Two cancelled dime dies for 1892 sent

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 179. for the complete correspondence set.

    Marshall Field wants minor coins 1/26/1892

    Marshall Field wants minor coins

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 180. for the complete correspondence set.

    Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. 3/1/1892

    Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899.

    Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia - covering the period March 1892 to April 1892. General Correspondence from Entry 1, Box 175 of Record Group 104. Scan courtesy of Nicole Fry.

    Scovill finished medals not satisfactory 3/1/1892

    Scovill finished medals not satisfactory

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Errors in bullion fund report 3/3/1892

    Errors in bullion fund report

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Wants copy of index of coins (3-3-1892) 3/3/1892

    Wants copy of index of coins (3-3-1892)

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Over issue of Treasury notes 3/4/1892

    Over issue of Treasury notes

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Manufacturer will examine rolls next day 3/4/1892

    Manufacturer will examine rolls next day

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Manufacturer examination of rolls 3/5/1892

    Manufacturer examination of rolls

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Suspend minor coins, make gold 3/5/1892

    Suspend minor coins, make gold

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Coin gold and OK to use minor coin blanks on hand 3/8/1892

    Coin gold and OK to use minor coin blanks on hand

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Bank request for new design coins 3/11/1892

    Bank request for new design coins

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Wants copy of index of coins (3-11-1892) 3/11/1892

    Wants copy of index of coins (3-11-1892)

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    What is exchange rate with Brazil? 3/11/1892

    What is exchange rate with Brazil?

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Utility of Comptometer calculator 3/15/1892

    Utility of Comptometer calculator

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Dies for New Orleans (3-16-1892) 3/16/1892

    Dies for New Orleans (3-16-1892)

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Order for various kinds of wire 3/16/1892

    Order for various kinds of wire

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Wants copy of index of coins, Two 3/16/1892

    Wants copy of index of coins, Two

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Wants copy of index of coins, One 3/16/1892

    Wants copy of index of coins, One

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Marshall Field wants new pennies and nickels 3/18/1892

    Marshall Field wants new pennies and nickels

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Wants mint tour for Wharton School students 3/19/1892

    Wants mint tour for Wharton School students

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Is selling Stella OK? Are SS dollars being struck? 3/21/1892

    Is selling Stella OK? Are SS dollars being struck?

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    HQ not found computing machines useful 3/22/1892

    HQ not found computing machines useful

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Dies for New Orleans (3-23-1892) 3/23/1892

    Dies for New Orleans (3-23-1892)

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    How much lubricating oil does Mint use? 3/23/1892

    How much lubricating oil does Mint use?

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Director wants to start gas annealing of dies 3/26/1892

    Director wants to start gas annealing of dies

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Army will pay for marksmanship medals 3/29/1892

    Army will pay for marksmanship medals

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Wants DE of 1892 3/30/1892

    Wants DE of 1892

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Visitor unhappy with mint tour 4/2/1892

    Visitor unhappy with mint tour

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Wants two more Mint souvenirs for framing 4/2/1892

    Wants two more Mint souvenirs for framing

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Wants proof set and other coin info 4/4/1892

    Wants proof set and other coin info

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Silver purchases under Act of 1890- sample 4/6/1892

    Silver purchases under Act of 1890- sample

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Will come to mint to examine rolls tomorrow 4/6/1892

    Will come to mint to examine rolls tomorrow

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    HQ questions bullion fund estimate 4/6/1892

    HQ questions bullion fund estimate

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Discrepancy between checks and bullion purchased 4/7/1892

    Discrepancy between checks and bullion purchased

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Request for funds to pay storage bullion 4/7/1892

    Request for funds to pay storage bullion

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Dies for Carson Mint 4/9/1892

    Dies for Carson Mint

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Jeannette Arctic Expedition medals, Navy 4/9/1892

    Jeannette Arctic Expedition medals, Navy

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Funds for storage of silver bullion 4/11/1892

    Funds for storage of silver bullion

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Have banks get minor coin from sub-Treasuries 4/11/1892

    Have banks get minor coin from sub-Treasuries

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Mutilated silver dollar for redemption 4/11/1892

    Mutilated silver dollar for redemption

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Rejected bid for mint repairs 4/12/1892

    Rejected bid for mint repairs

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Medals wanted for Grant tomb cornerstone 4/14/1892

    Medals wanted for Grant tomb cornerstone

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Dies for San Francisco (4-16-1892) 4/16/1892

    Dies for San Francisco (4-16-1892)

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Explain striking aluminum medals 4/18/1892

    Explain striking aluminum medals

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Wants quarters-halves for advertising use 4/23/1892

    Wants quarters-halves for advertising use

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Consider Scovill contract expired 4/25/1892

    Consider Scovill contract expired

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Dies for New Orleans (4-25-1892) 4/25/1892

    Dies for New Orleans (4-25-1892)

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

    Junk gold deposit yield not satisfactory 4/25/1892

    Junk gold deposit yield not satisfactory

    Selected transcription from Philadelphia Mint records scanned at the National Archives (NARA) in Philadelphia. This file was selected from a larger group. Please see Record Group 104. Entry 1. General Correspondence, 1792 - 1899. Box 175. for the complete correspondence set.

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