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David Rittenhouse

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Title David Rittenhouse
Country United States
Description [front]David Rittenhouse [back] DAVID RITTENHOUSE First Director of The Mint, April 1792 to June 1795. Appointed by President Washington. It was up to Rittenhouse to purchase the property, erect buildings, procure machinery, Implements, and apparatus; and to employ skillful artists and mechanics for the first time.

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