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Image of Pismo Beach, California, 50 Cents, 1933
 
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Pismo Beach, California, 50 Cents, 1933

 

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The Flying "W" was a popular gasoline station chain on the West Coast around 1933.

 

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Scrip—low denomination paper money—was issued in emergencies by counties, towns, and entities smaller than states. Here, Charles Williamson has done the issuing—of clam scrip.

 

 
 
Legends of the Human Spirit The following objects are in this section.
United States, 2 Dollars, 1776Connecticut, 2 Shillings 6 Pence, 1776Confederacy, 1 Dollar, 1862
United States, 30 Dollars, 1776Confederacy, 5 Dollars, 1862Norfolk, Nebraska, 1 Dollar, 1933
Virginia, 15 Dollars, 1776Confederacy, 5 Dollars, 1863Pismo Beach, California, 1 Dollar, 1933
Maryland, 1 2/3 Dollars, 1775Confederacy, 10 Dollars, 1863Pismo Beach, California, 50 Cents, 1933
 
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