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154 BC-1976 AD
Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections
63 pieces, 0.50 linear
Scope and Content Note
The Coins, Medallions, Tokens, and Paper Currency Collection consists of coins, medallions, tokens, and paper currency that were donated to Winthrop. These items were produced from many different countries, republics, and municipalities including Rome, Italy, France, Great Britain, the Philippines, Russia, China, and the United States, and also include paper currency produced by the United Colonies of America and the Confederate States of America. Many of these items were originally put on display in the Winthrop Museum which was housed in the Tillman Science Building.
The Coins, Medallions, Tokens, and Paper Currency, in this collection were deposited by many different donors including Ray C. Roberts, Raymond Harris, Harry Wylie, E. S. Dreher, Mrs. J. P. Barratt, Joseph Bartha, and US Treasury Department.
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Finding Aid Citation
Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections, Winthrop University, "Coins, Medallions, Tokens, and Paper Currency Collection - Accession 1394". Finding Aid 1023.