Legal Tender as a Factor in Money. Edward ATKINSON.

Legal Tender as a Factor in Money

Chicago: National Sound Money League, 1898. First Edition. Octavo (21cm.); disbound; 11pp. Upper cover separated but present, else Good and sound. Published as National Sound Money League Pamphlet H.

Address by the founder of the American Anti-Imperialist League delivered before the National Currency Convention in Omaha. The Populist NSML was formed two years prior with the aim to continue "the efforts made during [William Jennings Bryan's] presidential campaign of 1896 for national honor and sound money, and the education of people to a realization of the necessity for maintaining the gold standard" (cf. James Livingston, "Origins of the Federal Reserve System" (1989), p. 104). OCLC locates five physical copies as of June, 2019, at Cornell, NYPL, BPL, Harvard, and Ohio History Connection.

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