TITLE

Dodging a Confederate Victory

AUTHOR(S)
Scyphers, John
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Virginia Numismatist;Fall2005, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses case of James Murray Mason, a hard-working, devoted Southern statesman found on a 1862 $50 Virginia Treasury note. This common obsolete note is cataloged as "VTO3-06" in the Jones-Littlefield reference Virginia Obsolete Paper Money. Mason served in various public positions on state and federal level including terms in both the U.S. Senate and House. But it was Mason's appointment to an office in the Confederate government that propelled him onto the international scene.
ACCESSION #
18587814

 

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