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Getting to Know Eric P. Newman, Part 3: A Vermont Numismatic Enigma

(2020)


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Most Vermont coppers include a small British insignia on the shield that went unnoticed for centuries. In the 1950s, Newman tackled this mystery to figure out why a coin issued so soon after the Declaration of Independence would allude to Great Britain.


The related Newman Papers and paste-up plates are available at https://archive.org/details/vermontenigma1958epnresearch/page/n53/mode/1up.
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