TITLE

Sherman Silver Purchase Act of 1890

PUB. DATE
August 2017
SOURCE
Sherman Silver Purchase Act of 1890;8/1/2017, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Primary Source Document
DOC. TYPE
Legal Material
ABSTRACT
Presents the text of the Sherman Silver Purchase Act of 1890. Right of the United States Secretary of the Treasury to purchase silver bullion; Coin redeemable upon demand; Other regulations on the use of silver bullion in the economy.
ACCESSION #
21212942

 

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