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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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356 entries found for [year:1895]

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    Scovill replacing brittle blanks 1/1/1895

    Scovill replacing brittle blanks

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Mistake in return on mutilated gold 1/2/1895

    Mistake in return on mutilated 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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Asks return of letters to Bosbyshell 1/5/1895

    Asks return of letters to Bosbyshell

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Miscount on quarters and dimes 1/5/1895

    Miscount on quarters and dimes

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Redeem silver dollars found in Christmas turkey 1/6/1895

    Redeem silver dollars found in Christmas turkey

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Mistake in return on mutilated gold 1/7/1895

    Mistake in return on mutilated 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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Ship metal Scovill for reworking 1/7/1895

    Ship metal Scovill for reworking

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Silver for Ecuador coinage 1/7/1895

    Silver for Ecuador coinage

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Transfer 27k dollars for silver dollars 1/7/1895

    Transfer 27k dollars for silver dollars

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    What is cost of gold Columbian Award medal? 1/7/1895

    What is cost of gold Columbian Award 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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Bank sends $10 - currency raised to $20 dollars 1/8/1895

    Bank sends $10 - currency raised to $20 dollars

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Coinage for Ecuador 1/9/1895

    Coinage for Ecuador

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Gold and silver medals on hand 1/9/1895

    Gold and silver medals 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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Accounting for silver dollars exchange for Treasury Notes 1/11/1895

    Accounting for silver dollars exchange for 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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Scovill will receive metal from Mint - rework 1/11/1895

    Scovill will receive metal from Mint - rework

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    San Francisco Dimes shipped bank received 1/11/1895

    San Francisco Dimes shipped bank received

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Wants 200 dollars 1895 gold coin made for them 1/11/1895

    Wants 200 dollars 1895 gold coin made for them

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Bank complains of counterfeit silver dollars 1/12/1895

    Bank complains of counterfeit silver dollars

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Director of Mint wants 5 silver dollars 1895 1/12/1895

    Director of Mint wants 5 silver dollars 1895

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Fire certain employees after counting silver 1/12/1895

    Fire certain employees after counting 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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Large sum owed by A.B. Linderman 1/12/1895

    Large sum owed by A.B. Linderman

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    San Francisco Reeding received 1/12/1895

    San Francisco Reeding received

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Wants half eagle of 1895 1/12/1895

    Wants half eagle of 1895

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Bookkeeping for Ecuador coinage 1/16/1895

    Bookkeeping for Ecuador coinage

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Gold silver from Colorado, Idaho, Montana 1/18/1895

    Gold silver from Colorado, Idaho, Montana

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Scovill samples of blanks - light blanks 1/18/1895

    Scovill samples of blanks - light blanks

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Employees removed (1-19-1895) 1/19/1895

    Employees removed (1-19-1895)

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Scovill fewer light blanks on hand 1/19/1895

    Scovill fewer light 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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Scovill samples of blanks OK 1/19/1895

    Scovill samples of blanks OK

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Should Scovill rework metal immediately 1/19/1895

    Should Scovill rework metal immediately

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Tolerance for Ecuador coinage 1/19/1895

    Tolerance for Ecuador coinage

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Scovill handling of reworking metal from Mint 1/21/1895

    Scovill handling of reworking metal 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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Wants Columbian halves for gold 1/21/1895

    Wants Columbian halves for 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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Bank wants gold coins dated 1895 1/22/1895

    Bank wants gold coins dated 1895

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Scovill handle reworking normally 1/22/1895

    Scovill handle reworking normally

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Can bank get Columbian halves for silver? 1/23/1895

    Can bank get Columbian halves for 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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Does Mint want Scovill run nickels low metal? 1/23/1895

    Does Mint want Scovill run nickels low metal?

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Coin gold - suspend others 1/24/1895

    Coin gold - suspend others

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Bank wants 500 dollar Columbian halves 1/26/1895

    Bank wants 500 dollar Columbian halves

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    San Francisco Coinage dies 1895 received 1/26/1895

    San Francisco Coinage dies 1895 received

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Terms for shipping Ecuador coins 1/26/1895

    Terms for shipping Ecuador 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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Wants proof set 1895 1/27/1895

    Wants proof set 1895

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Wants first 2 half eagles 1895 1/30/1895

    Wants first 2 half eagles 1895

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Bookkeeping for Ecuador coinage 2/1/1895

    Bookkeeping for Ecuador coinage

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Scovill shipping standard weight cent blanks 2/1/1895

    Scovill shipping standard weight cent blanks

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Order for 200 dollar Columbian halves 2/2/1895

    Order for 200 dollar Columbian halves

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Bank order for coins (2-5-1895) 2/5/1895

    Bank order for coins (2-5-1895)

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Scovill send highest legal weight cents 2/9/1895

    Scovill send highest legal weight cents

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Mint certificate for Ecuador coins 2/12/1895

    Mint certificate for Ecuador 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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

    Bank orders 125 dollar Columbian halves 2/13/1895

    Bank orders 125 dollar Columbian halves

    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 188. for the complete correspondence set.

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