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Certified Proofs of California (Box 8)

Since 1863, certified proofs allowed the Bureau of Engraving and Printing to examine every intaglio printing plate before it was placed in production. Try transcribing these Californian currency proof sheets. As you work on the project, you'll learn about the rarely exhibited National Numismatics Collection and its proofs of currency, bonds, revenue stamps, checks, and more.

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Certified Proofs of Colorado (Box 1)

Where did residents of Colorado do their banking in the 19th and 20th centuries? Banks in Denver and Pueblo provided national currency after receiving certified approval awarded by the Bureau of Engraving and Printing. This project consists of certified proofs: a printing from every intaglio printing plate so the plate could be proofed as perfect before the plate was put into production. Join us in transcribing this project to create records for each proof sheet and expand the rich data in our collections.

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180 Total Pages 10 Contributing Members

Certified Proofs of Colorado (Box 2)

Where did residents of Colorado do their banking in the 19th and 20th centuries? Banks in Denver and Pueblo provided national currency after receiving certified approval awarded by the Bureau of Engraving and Printing. This project consists of certified proofs: a printing from every intaglio printing plate so the plate could be proofed as perfect before the plate was put into production. Join us in transcribing this project to create records for each proof sheet and expand the rich data in our collections.

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176 Total Pages 7 Contributing Members

Certified Proofs of Colorado (Box 3)

Where did residents of Colorado do their banking in the 19th and 20th centuries? Banks in Fowler, Silverton, and Wellington provided national currency after receiving certified approval awarded by the Bureau of Engraving and Printing. This project consists of certified proofs: a printing from every intaglio printing plate so the plate could be proofed as perfect before the plate was put into production. Join us in transcribing this project to create records for each proof sheet and expand the rich data in our collections.

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176 Total Pages 12 Contributing Members

Certified Proofs of Connecticut (Box 1)

In cities including Hartford and Stamford in Connecticut, currency was issued from national banks - but not before being certified by the Bureau of Engraving and Printing. A practice from 1863, certified proofs allowed the BEP to ensure intaglio printing plates were accurate before currency was printed. Learn more about the details that distinguish currency from different series while transcribing these proof sheets.

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149 Total Pages 9 Contributing Members

Certified Proofs of Connecticut (Box 2)

In cities including Hartford and Stamford in Connecticut, currency was issued from national banks - but not before being certified by the Bureau of Engraving and Printing. A practice from 1863, certified proofs allowed the BEP to ensure intaglio printing plates were accurate before currency was printed. Learn more about the details that distinguish currency from different series while transcribing these proof sheets.

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164 Total Pages 26 Contributing Members

Certified Proofs of Connecticut Box 3

In cities including Hartford and Stamford in Connecticut, currency was issued from national banks - but not before being certified by the Bureau of Engraving and Printing. A practice from 1863, certified proofs allowed the BEP to ensure intaglio printing plates were accurate before currency was printed. Learn more about the details that distinguish currency from different series while transcribing these proof sheets.

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162 Total Pages 12 Contributing Members

Certified Proofs of Connecticut Box 4

In cities including Hartford and Stamford in Connecticut, currency was issued from national banks - but not before being certified by the Bureau of Engraving and Printing. A practice from 1863, certified proofs allowed the BEP to ensure intaglio printing plates were accurate before currency was printed. Learn more about the details that distinguish currency from different series while transcribing these proof sheets.

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161 Total Pages 17 Contributing Members

Certified Proofs of Connecticut Box 5

In cities including Hartford and Stamford in Connecticut, currency was issued from national banks - but not before being certified by the Bureau of Engraving and Printing. A practice from 1863, certified proofs allowed the BEP to ensure intaglio printing plates were accurate before currency was printed. Learn more about the details that distinguish currency from different series while transcribing these proof sheets.

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141 Total Pages 10 Contributing Members

Certified Proofs of Connecticut Box 6

In cities including Hartford and Stamford in Connecticut, currency was issued from national banks - but not before being certified by the Bureau of Engraving and Printing. A practice from 1863, certified proofs allowed the BEP to ensure intaglio printing plates were accurate before currency was printed. Learn more about the details that distinguish currency from different series while transcribing these proof sheets.

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