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" July 14, 1890, are legal tender for all debts, public and private, except where otherwise expressly stipulated in the contract. United States notes are legal tender for all debts, public and private, except duties on imports and interest on the public... "
Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine - Page 29
1865
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American History Told by Contemporaries ...

Albert Bushnell Hart, John Gould Curtis - 1901
...could be redeemed. There was little reason to hope, during the last two years of the war, that the " ratification of a treaty of peace between the Confederate States and the United States," on which the payment was conditioned, would ever come. We knew the paper was worthless, and yet it...
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To Establish a Bimetallic System of Currency. Hearing Before a Subcommittee ...

United States. U.S. Congress. Senate. Committee on finance - 1932 - 47 pages
...otherwise expressly stipulated in the contract. United States notes are legal tender in payment of all debts, public and private, except duties on imports and interest on the public debt. Federal reserve notes are obligations of the United States and shall be receivable by the national...
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The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 34

1874
...notes never could be redeemed. Very few of us hoped, during the last two years of the war, that the ' ' ratification of a treaty of peace between the Confederate States and. the United States," on which the payment was conditioned, would ever come. We knew the paper was worthless, and yet it...
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The Gold Clause Cases

United States. Supreme Court - 1934
...controversy until they became redeemable in specie. From the first, they were legal tender for payment of all debts, public and private, except duties on imports and interest on the public debt.7 Another series of notes is that known as "Treasury Notes of 1890" originally issued in payment...
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Extension of Stabilization Fund and Powers, Etc, Hearing ..., on S. 991 ...

United States - 1943 - 286 pages
...that standard silver dollars "shall be a legal tender at theii nominal value for all debts and dues, public and private, except duties on imports and interest on the public debt." The intention of this was to give to the creditors a special dollar, and to discriminate in their favor...
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Extension of Stabilization Fund and Powers, Etc: Hearing[s], Seventy-eighth ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Coinage, Weights, and Measures - 1943
...that standard silver dollars "shall be a legal tender at theii nominal value for all debts and dues, public and private, except duties on imports and interest on the public debt." The intention of this was to give to the creditors a special dollar, and to discriminate in their favor...
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Occupation Currency Transactions: Hearings Before the Committees on ...

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Appropriations - 1947 - 701 pages
...no payer. They bore, indeed, this character upon their fatv, for they were made payab e only 'after ratification of a treaty of peace between the Confederate States and the United States of America.' While the war lasted, however, they had n certain contingent value, and were used as money...
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Bureau of Reclamation Appropriations, Interior Department: Joint Hearings ...

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Appropriations, United States. Congress. House. Committee on Appropriations - 1947 - 69 pages
...no payer. They bore, indeed, this character upon their face, for they were made payable only 'after ratification of a treaty of peace between the Confederate States and the United States of America.' While the war lasted, however, they had c certain contingent value, and were used as money...
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Cases Argued and Decided in the Supreme Court of the United States ..., Book 28

United States. Supreme Court - 1886
...legal tender notes, purporting by recital thereon to be legal tender, at their respective face values, for all debts, public and private, except duties on imports and interest on the public debt, and which, after having been presented for payment, and redeemed and paid in gold coin, since January...
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Federal Reserve Direct Purchase--Old Series Currency Adjustment Act, Hearing ...

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Banking and Currency - 1960 - 40 pages
...$346,681,016, is still outstanding. By the authorizing acts, US notes were declared to be "lawful money and a legal tender" for all debts, public and private,...duties on imports and interest on the public debt. The act of June 17, 1930, authorized the acceptance of US notes in payment of customs dues. The act...
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