The United States Department of the Treasury is responsible for printing and minting all paper currency and coins in circulation
through the Bureau of Engraving and Printing and the United States Mint.
Contains collected materials that relate to The United States Department of the Treasury, including items pertaining to Joseph
R. Carpenter and 50 cent fractional currency, which he designed and printed. Also includes runs of Treasury Department circulars
“Values of Foreign Moneys” and “Coinage Executed at the Mints.”