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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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391 entries found for [year:1894]

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    Coin sold to Randal - funds to sender 1/3/1894

    Coin sold to Randal - funds to sender

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    San Francisco Shipping canceled dies of 1893 1/3/1894

    San Francisco Shipping canceled dies of 1893

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    December coinage smaller than expected 1/3/1894

    December coinage smaller than expected

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    San Francisco Dies for 1894 (1-5-1894) 1/5/1894

    San Francisco Dies for 1894 (1-5-1894)

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Shipments must arrive before vaults close 1/6/1894

    Shipments must arrive before vaults close

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Orr askes return of brass boxes 1/9/1894

    Orr askes return of brass boxes

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Charge sweeps silver against silver purchases 1/13/1894

    Charge sweeps silver against silver purchases

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Wants two copies Evans on US Mint book 1/14/1894

    Wants two copies Evans on US Mint book

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    San Francisco Received order for new dies 1/15/1894

    San Francisco Received order for new 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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Congress to inspect Columbian medal design 1/16/1894

    Congress to inspect Columbian medal design

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    San Francisco Order for more 1894 dies 1/17/1894

    San Francisco Order for more 1894 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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Hoard of foreign gold coin in Greenville SC 1/18/1894

    Hoard of foreign gold coin in Greenville SC

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Gas vs wood for annealing 1/19/1894

    Gas vs wood for annealing

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Steam from sewer possibly from Mint 1/20/1894

    Steam from sewer possibly from 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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Comparison of crucible brands 1/22/1894

    Comparison of crucible brands

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Are nitrate fumes dangerous? 1/23/1894

    Are nitrate fumes dangerous?

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    USSS Unauthorized use of head from dollar 1/23/1894

    USSS Unauthorized use of head from dollar

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Receiving wax model of Spanish medal 1/24/1894

    Receiving wax model of Spanish medal

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Minor coins available from Asst. Treasurer NY 1/27/1894

    Minor coins available from Asst. Treasurer NY

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Exhibition Board want short Mint report 1/29/1894

    Exhibition Board want short Mint 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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    First medal struck on new hydraulic press 1/29/1894

    First medal struck on new hydraulic press

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    San Francisco Dies received (1-29-1894) 1/29/1894

    San Francisco Dies received (1-29-1894)

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    New Orleans Dies for Mint (1-30-1894) 1/30/1894

    New Orleans Dies for Mint (1-30-1894)

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Returns clipped nickel coin 1/30/1894

    Returns clipped nickel coin

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Models for Columbian medal 1/30/1894

    Models for Columbian medal

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    HR wants medals in silver 1/31/1894

    HR wants medals in silver

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Proceed with engraving Columbian medal 2/2/1894

    Proceed with engraving Columbian medal

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Suspend coinage of nickels 2/2/1894

    Suspend coinage of 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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Report on Columbian exposition Mint display 2/2/1894

    Report on Columbian exposition Mint display

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Relative values of silver and gold 2/7/1894

    Relative values of silver and 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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Assay commissioners 2/8/1894

    Assay commissioners

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Cost of silver Columbian medals of honor 2/8/1894

    Cost of silver Columbian medals of honor

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Report on numismatic exhibit at Chicago 2/8/1894

    Report on numismatic exhibit at Chicago

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Value of 1804 dollar and cause of rarity 2/9/1894

    Value of 1804 dollar and cause of rarity

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Army marksmanship medals 2/10/1894

    Army 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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Can repair defects in electrical wiring 2/10/1894

    Can repair defects in electrical wiring

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Emery wheels for sale 2/10/1894

    Emery wheels for sale

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Will deliver emery wheels 2/12/1894

    Will deliver emery wheels

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Regarding electrical wiring repair 2/12/1894

    Regarding electrical wiring repair

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Repair of Mint electrical wiring 2/13/1894

    Repair of Mint electrical wiring

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Returning Columbian medal models to Mint 2/13/1894

    Returning Columbian medal models to 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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Wants to buy coins on list 2/14/1894

    Wants to buy coins on list

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    San Francisco Dies received (2-15-1894) 2/15/1894

    San Francisco Dies received (2-15-1894)

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Prompt delivery of exhibit report 2/15/1894

    Prompt delivery of exhibit 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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Medals from Royla Mint for Cabinet 2/21/1894

    Medals from Royla Mint for Cabinet

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Can melt Columbian halves reserved for assay 2/24/1894

    Can melt Columbian halves reserved for assay

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Gas annealing furnace almost ready 2/24/1894

    Gas annealing furnace almost ready

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Liability for defective electrical wiring 2/26/1894

    Liability for defective electrical wiring

    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 184. for the complete correspondence set.

    Employee medical excuse 2/28/1894

    Employee medical excuse

    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 185. for the complete correspondence set.

    Mint electric defects 2/28/1894

    Mint electric defects

    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 185. for the complete correspondence set.

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