Monumental Money: People and Places on U.S. Paper Money
Who said, "A man wrapped up in himself makes a very small bundle"?
Have you ever seen a $100,000 note?
Which Secretary of the Treasury fought a duel and died?
Do Star Notes come from Hollywood?
These and many other fascinating questions are answered between the covers of Monumental Money. It will introduce you to the interesting world of Banknotes and Paper Currency. You will discover things that you never knew.
The book deals with currency from the early period of the Colonial Era, through the Continental Expansion, the National Period, the Civil War and Confederate Eras, and the re-United states up to the present day.