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Circular letter from Charles Thomson to the state governors
Thomson, Charles, 1729-1824
October 21, 1786
Volume 18, Page 769

HON. CHAS. THOMSON TO GOV. CASWELL.
[From Executive Letter Book.]


Office of Secretary of Congress,
October 21st, 1786.

(Circular.)

Sir:

I have the Honor of transmitting to your Excellency herewith enclosed, an Ordinance for the Establishing of the Mint of the United States of America, and for Regulating the Value and Alloy of Coin. As this Ordinance Limits the Time after which no Foreign Copper Coin shall be current within the United States and fixes the Value of Copper Coin struck under the Authority of any particular State in the Union, I submit to your Excellency the propriety of causing it to be published for the information of all whom it may concern, within the State over which you preside.

With the greatest respect,
I have the honor to be
Your Excellency's Most Obedient
And Most Humble Servant,
CHAS. THOMSON.