American Colonial History Illustrated by Contemporary Medals
Item No. USCB4 - Betts Mint
Binding: Hardcover Size: 6 x 9 Pages: Condition: Mint - A book which is in the same condition as when printed.
The value of the coins and Medals as enduring records of events, has often been adverted to. All original documents and contemporary accounts of occurrences are of peculiar importance to the conscientious historian. Medals are original documents in metal. In studying them we study history at it source. A contributions to the knowledge of the history of portraiture, dress and habits; as idices of then existing information in architecture, geography and the natural sciences.......