Ep. 01: Foreign Currency before the Coinage Act of 1857

Dr. Jesse Kraft, ANS Assistant Curator of the Coins and Currency of the Americas
Dr. Jesse Kraft, ANS Assistant Curator of the Coins and Currency of the Americas

The inaugural episode of The Planchet features a conversation between Dr. Jesse Kraft, ANS Assistant Curator of the Coins and Currency of the Americas, and Dr. Andrew Reinhard, ANS Director of Publications, about how Americans spent foreign currency before the Coinage Act of 1857.

Total Time: 53 minutes

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