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Message from the President of the United States transmitting a report of the Director of the Mint of the operations of that establishment during the last year


Periodical Summary

Mint Director Robert Patterson's report for the year 1811. The same text is in the American State Papers, class 3 (finance), volume 2, report no. 361.

Paul Hybert summary: "A short report from mint director Robert Patterson to President Madison, who relayed it to Congress. Following the closing of the Bank of the United States, an adequate supply of bullion for coinage now is provided by other banks in Philadelphia."

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